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Culturally Enriching Customers With Exotic Wares From Around The World

Custom Signs To Order Before A Soap Box Derby

Tonya Gomez

A soap box derby can be a fun community event that gets people together and helps to raise money for an important cause. If you're organizing this event, which will feature different teams racing homemade cars against one another, one of the things on your to-do list will be to order custom signage for the event. There are several different sign options that can augment both the space around the race site and the community as a whole. Think of what signs you want, and then partner with a local custom sign company that can produce them for you. Here are some signs to order.

Start/Finish Banners

Every soap box derby has a start line and a finish line, and it's common to have large banners hanging above each of these areas. Most custom sign companies can print designs on waterproof banner materials, so you can come up with a design for each end of the racing area. In addition to having the appropriate wording — for example, "Start" and "Finish" — these two banners may also feature various other elements. You might want a list of the local companies that have sponsored your event, for example, or a logo of the organization for which the derby is raising funds.

Sponsorship Signs

When a company makes a commitment to support your upcoming soap box derby financially, it's ideal to present it with a sign that it can display in its window or on its lawn. This sign can feature wording such as "Soap Box Derby Sponsor," which the company will appreciate because displaying this sign shows that it's supporting the community. Because many people will see these signs around the community, the design should also feature the date, time, and location of the event, as well as your website for people to visit to learn more.

Navigational Signs

If your soap box derby is well attended, you'll want to have a number of navigational signs on display around the area. These signs will provide useful information to people as they arrive. Signs that direct people toward the registration area, parking area, canteen, and other areas can all have a simple design that features the appropriate wording and the name and logo of your event. Order these signs with metal frames so that you can stick them in the ground on the morning of the event. Discuss these and other ideas with a local custom sign company.