Blacks Run and Downtown Clean Up Day

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 22nd Annual Blacks Run and Downtown Clean Up Day

22nd Annual Blacks Run and Downtown Clean Up Day - Saturday, April 13, 2019

Pre-Register online!

The 22nd Annual Blacks Run and Downtown Clean Up Day will be taking place on Saturday, April 13, 2019. 

Location: Registration, lunch, and the Green Scene will be at the Ice House Roundabout (217 S. Liberty St)

Sign In: 9:00am to 9:30am

Kick Off: 9:30am

Clean Up: 9:30am to 11:30am

Lunch: 11:30am to noon

Green Scene: 9:00am to noon


Special thanks to our 2019 event sponsors: Matchbox Realty, Pale Fire Brewing Co.Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance, The Center, Hugo Kohl, Larkin Arts, Eagle Carpet, Shenandoah Valley Soil and Water Conservation District, Miller Coors, George's, Inc., Bring Your Own, LLC, BoBoKo Indonesian Cafe, Merck & Co., Mr J's Bagels & Deli


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

2018: 600 volunteers, 4.12 tons of refuse


Interested in being a sponsor, displaying at the Green Scene, or have general or registration questions? 

Contact Rebecca Stimson, Stormwater Compliance Specialist, at or 540-434-5928. 


If you or your organization are interested in participating in a clean up at any other point during the year, please contact Wes Runion, Environmental Specialist, at or 540-434-5928