Get your pillows and your PJs ready, United Way of Greater Waterbury is excited to bring back the Bed Races! The 2019 Bed Races will take place on Saturday, October 19th, and will begin at City Hall in Waterbury. It's sure to be a great day for the Greater Waterbury area filled with fun, food, and friends.
All participants in the 2019 Bed Races must download and complete the waiver and submit the morning of the race.
We know you’re pretty confident in your racing abilities… but what if you had an extra leg up on the competition? At the Race you will be able to purchase obstacles to slow down your opponents! Check out the Menu of Obstacles below.
|9 am - 11 am||Racing Team Arrivals & Safety Checks|
|11 am - 11:30 am||Parade of Beds / Food Trucks Open|
|11:30 am - 11:45 am||Opening Remarks|
|11:45 am - 12 pm||Staging for Round 1 Heats / Obstacle Sales Open|
|12 pm - 12:45 pm||Round 1 Heats / 12 Races|
|1:00 pm - 1:45 pm||Round 2 Heats / 6 Races|
|2:00 pm - 2:30 pm||Semi-Final and Championship Heats|
|2:30 - 3 pm||Awards Ceremony|
*PLEASE NOTE: Grand Street will be closed to traffic from 8:00AM - 4:00PM on the day of the event.
Buckingham Garage has 1400 spots. Weekend parking is FREE all day.
A parking attendant is onsite from 9:45 AM to 7:45 PM daily.