2019 obtainium cup contraptor’s rally

Join us for a great day of madcap madness!

2019 Mad Professor.jpg

The 2019 Obtainium Cup Contraptor’s Rally on Sunday, July 28, 2019 is a wonderful and wacky day of creativity, inspiration, and Zombies! This 8th Annual event is a art obstacle rally along the historic streets of Mare Island in Vallejo, CA and involves handmade contraptions that will be required to compete at various challenges along the route including Flying Monkeys, Robots, Zombies, and the Queen of Hearts and her court. Come join us for the Steampunk Festival that includes arts, crafts, food trucks, entertainment, and a beer and wine garden that starts at 11am and the rally that starts at 3pm.

If you would like to compete in the rally, check out our information on becoming a Participant. Anyone with a little bit of creativity, a bicycle, and some fun costume can join us!

This event is kid-friendly and all challenges are easy walking distance from each other. Maps for the challenges are available at the Info Booth at Alden Park. Parking is available along Walnut Avenue and Railroad Avenue. Walnut Avenue will be closed for the rally from 2:30pm-5pm, so plan parking accordingly.

Location: Alden Park at the corner of 8th Street and Walnut Streets, Mare Island, Vallejo, CA

Times: Festival - 11am-6pm; Rally - 2:30pm-5pm

For more information, check out our Facebook page for up to date information before and during the rally!

One of last year's Art Car Jam participants, Caroline Miller, with her friend Jack!

One of last year's Art Car Jam participants, Caroline Miller, with her friend Jack!

Dominique Guiterrez of ArtisZen adds an outfit to fit her newly painted art car!

Dominique Guiterrez of ArtisZen adds an outfit to fit her newly painted art car!

Dr. Doom and Ofeibia Laud-Darku get ready for the Rally!

Dr. Doom and Ofeibia Laud-Darku get ready for the Rally!

The Pineapple Express team looking great after they survived the Grand Kinetic Championship in Arcata!

The Pineapple Express team looking great after they survived the Grand Kinetic Championship in Arcata!

Watch out for this Mad Scientist and his Tools!

Watch out for this Mad Scientist and his Tools!

This Mom, Katherine Becvar, might look friendly, but watch out for her at the Stroller Derby!

This Mom, Katherine Becvar, might look friendly, but watch out for her at the Stroller Derby!

The Wonderland Judge, Sherry Prewitt, makes sure contestant, Michael Nelson, doesn't get lost!

The Wonderland Judge, Sherry Prewitt, makes sure contestant, Michael Nelson, doesn't get lost!