Wobbly wagons and crazy carts will be taking over Tetbury when the 8th annual Wacky Races returns on May 2nd. Bring the family to our FREE event for a GREAT day out.


Tetbury Lions welcome you to Wacky Races 2022

Tetbury is in an area of outstanding natural beauty and the second largest town in the Cotswolds. It is the home of HRH Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, and the Duchess of Cornwall and, was an important market for Cotswold wool and yarn during the Middle Ages.  Tetbury has a lot to offer visitors, with good food, fashionable shopping, the annual Woolsack Races and the crazy soapbox derby Tetbury Wacky Races.

Tetbury Lions Club organised the first Wacky Races in 2012 as part of Queen Elizabeth II’s Jubilee Celebrations and has since been an annual event. Despite the 2020 cancellation, due to the Covid pandemic, The team have been working to make sure Tetbury Wacky Races 2022 will be the biggest and most exciting yet. Tetbury Lions are proud to present a FREE event for all the family, and thank everyone who give their time and talent to make it a success. 

Information Section

Adult Entry Form

If you are over 17 years and wish to enter a team for the 2022 Wacky Races, click the red button for your entry form.

Junior Entry Form

Under 17? If you would like to enter a team for the 2022 Wacky Races, click the blue button for your entry form.

Rules & Legal Stuff

Click to read the specifications and safety rules for Wacky Races 2022.

Catering & Trade Stalls

Here is the info you will need for your business or charity at the event.

Promote your Business

Display a BANNER for your business or be on the BIG SCREEN

Programme of Events


9.30 Scrutineering begins

10.00 Drivers walk the course

10.30 Start of Qualifying runs

13.00 Rev. Poppy Hughes blesses the course

13.05 Racing starts – average of two timed runs

15.00 Prizes awarded at the finish line