Upcoming City Events

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Use this helpful list for information on the next 30 upcoming city events.

Saturday, October 19, 2019

  • Household hazardous wastes are defined as leftover household products that contain corrosive, toxic, ignitable, or reactive ingredients.

    8:00am to 12:00pm

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Monday, October 21, 2019

  • Meetings usually held at the Cecil F. Gilkerson Community Activities Center on Dogwood Drive. *The October 21, 2019 meeting will be held at the Lucy F. Simms Center.

    7:00pm

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

  • The community is invited to speak with a representative on Harrisonburg's City Council at the Community Conversations held in City Council Chambers (409 S Main St).

    12:00pm

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

  • City Council meets at 7:00pm every second and fourth Tuesday of the month in Council Chambers (409 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801). Meetings are open to the public.

    7:00pm

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

  • The City will be hosting a volunteer tree planting opportunity at Westover Park. Members of the community are invited to participate in the tree planting event.

    4:00pm to 7:00pm

Friday, November 1, 2019

  • The goal of the Harrisonburg and Rockingham Bike-Walk Summit is to develop partnerships and to increase coordination between the City, County, and other stakeholders to make our region a great biking and walking community to live in and visit!

    8:00am to 2:30pm

Friday, November 1, 2019

  • Land may be eligible for special valuation and assessment. Forms are mailed in September, due date is November 1.

    5:00pm

Saturday, November 2, 2019

  • Shop for all your Holidays at the Westover Holiday Craft Show at the Cecil F. Gilkerson Activity Center on 305 South Dogwood Drive.

    9:00am to 3:00pm

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

  • The November General Election Day occurs on the Tuesday after the first Monday in November. The polls are open from 6:00am to 7:00pm.

    6:00am to 7:00pm

Monday, November 11, 2019

  • City offices will be closed in observance of Veterans Day. Refuse for Monday, November 11, will be collected on Tuesday, November 12.

    (All day)

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

  • The community is invited to speak with a representative on Harrisonburg's City Council at the Community Conversations held in City Council Chambers (409 S Main St).

    12:00pm

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

  • City Council meets at 7:00pm every second and fourth Tuesday of the month in Council Chambers (409 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801). Meetings are open to the public.

    7:00pm

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

  • The Planning Commission meets in council chambers to consider requests from citizens and developers on issues such as rezonings, special use permits, major subdivisions, and street and alley closings.

    7:00pm to 8:30pm

Monday, November 18, 2019 to Friday, November 22, 2019

Monday, November 18, 2019

  • Meetings usually held at the Cecil F. Gilkerson Community Activities Center on Dogwood Drive. *The October 21, 2019 meeting will be held at the Lucy F. Simms Center.

    7:00pm

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

  • The Stormwater Advisory Committee provides guidance to City Council and staff in the implementation of a Stormwater Management Program that will meet the requirements set forth by the Commonwealth of Virginia.

    5:00pm to 7:00pm

Monday, November 25, 2019 to Friday, November 29, 2019

Monday, November 25, 2019

  • The Bicycle and Pedestrian Subcommittee works to identify needs and opportunities for making Harrisonburg more walk and bike friendly. Applications are currently being accepted!

    6:00pm to 8:00pm

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

  • The community is invited to speak with a representative on Harrisonburg's City Council at the Community Conversations held in City Council Chambers (409 S Main St).

    12:00pm

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

  • City Council meets at 7:00pm every second and fourth Tuesday of the month in Council Chambers (409 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801). Meetings are open to the public.

    7:00pm

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Friday, November 29, 2019

Monday, December 2, 2019 to Friday, December 6, 2019

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

  • The Environmental Performance Standards Advisory Committee provides guidance and recommendations to City Council in the establishment of environmental performance standards for public development and redeveloipment projects, and will encourage the private sector to meet these standards as well.

    5:00pm to 7:00pm

Thursday, December 5, 2019

  • Personal Property Taxes Due - The City of Harrisonburg levies a personal property tax on all taxable tangible personal property located in the City.

    5:00pm
  • The tax rate for the City of Harrisonburg is .86 cents per hundred of assessed value, effective July 1, 2019. This rate is subject to change annually.

    5:00pm

Friday, December 6, 2019

  • The 2019 Holiday Parade theme is Home for the Holidays. The parade takes place downtown starting at 7:00pm.

    7:00pm