Blacks Run and Downtown Clean Up Day

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Blacks Run and Downtown Cleanup Day

21st Annual Blacks Run and Downtown Clean Up Day - Saturday, April 14, 2018

Pre-Register online!

The 21st Annual Blacks Run and Downtown Clean Up Day will be taking place on Saturday, April 14, 2018! Pre-registration will open mid-February. 

Kick off location: Ice House Roundabout (In front of Pale Fire)
Parking is available at Farmers Market and at the Ice House Parking Lot 
Sign In: 9:00am – 9:30am
Kick Off: 9:30am
Clean Up: 9:30am – 11:30am

Back again this year is the Green Scene – come check out interactive displays from various local environmental and sustainability organizations. The Green Scene will be held at the Ice House roundabout from 9am to noon.

Working together this year with Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance and downtown businesses.


Blacks Run Clean Up Day Stats

2015: 450 volunteers, 4.1 tons of refuse

2016: 500 volunteers, 2.5 tons of refuse

2017: 516 volunteers, 3.24 tons of refuse

2017 Event Sponsors - Thanks to the following Blacks Run Clean Up Day sponsors for their support and generosity!


Interested in being a sponsor in 2018? Contact

Interested in displaying at the 2018 Green Scene? Contact Rebecca Stimson, Stormwater Compliance Specialist, at or 540-434-5928. 

General or registration questions? Contact Kelley Junco, Environmental Compliance Manager, at or 540-434-5928.