Ready, Set, Go! Here’s a  simple way to turn a pool noodle into a foamy race track for your kids’ toy cars or marbles.

Pool Noodle Marble Race


  • Pool Noodle
  • Four Dowels
  • Paper
  • Markers
  • Box
  • Glue



  • Start by cutting the pool noodle lengthwise, so that you are left with two long halves.
  • Next, decorate two strips of paper and write “Start” on one and “Finish” on the other.
  • Then glue the Strips of paper to the Dowels and stick them into the pool noodles for the start and finish line.
  • Place the start side of the noodle on top of a box, table, or counter and you are ready to race!