Soap box races at St. Malo Summer Festival Summer festivals are winding down for the season. Have you made it out to one yet? If not, how about giving the St. Malo Summer Festival a try? People from all over Manitoba are making their way to this small bilingual town to enjoy a variety of activities. The festival  features fireworks, beer gardens, scavenger hunts, Hot wheels mini races, kids activities, a parade, slow-pitch tournaments, live bands, pancake breakfasts, and a video/light show dance to name just a few. And don't miss the soap box races! They are the highlight of the weekend with established rivalries and new and improved race cars being built every year. August 29 to September 1, 2013 St. Malo For more details and a full list of events, visit St. Malo Summer Festival.