2014

Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting | December 5
75+ entries spread festive cheer throughout downtown

*Downtown Holiday Tour | December 6
Tour Old Town homes & downtown lofts and buisnesses

*Shop Til You Drop
Extended store hours, special promotions and lots of festive cheer for the holidays!

First Night Harrisonburg | December 31
Ring in the new year with entertainment throughout downtown

 

2015

First Fridays Downtown
First Friday of every month. Art walk featuring exhibits, live music & refreshments

*Taste of Downtown | March 9-15 & November 9-15
Biannual restaurant boasting more than 25 restaurants and eateries in the downtown culinary district

MACROCK XVIII | April 3-4
Music conference with 80+ brands, a label exposition, and panels addressing the issues of media, music and more.

*Rocktown Beer & Music Festival | April 25 & September 26
100 Craft brews and live music

*Renaissance Night | May 16
Annual fundraiser for Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance

Court & Market Days Festival | June 6
Re-creation of the mid 1860s through music, dance and more

Fridays on the Square | June 12 - August 21
Live music every other Friday on historic Court Square

FundFest
Live music series + beer garden at Turner Pavilion

*Valley Fourth | July 4
Charity run, BBQ Cook-Off, parade, live music, beer garden, children's activities and fireworks

Alpine Loop Gran Fondo | September 20
Cycling weekend of challenging rides and festivities

Farm-to-Table Breakfast | October 2015
Highlighting local foods in celebration of National Food Day

*Halloween on the Square | October 31
Costume contests, activites and trick-or-treating

*Veterans Day Recognition | November 8
Parade and concert to honor veterans for their service

Shop Local for the Holidays 
Special promotions, holiday treats, gift wrapping, and more
Small Business Saturday | November 28
Shop Til You Drop | December 11

Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting | December 4
75+ entries spread festive cheer throughout downtown

Downtown Holiday Tour | December 5
Tour Old Town homes & downtown lofts and businesses

First Night Harrisonburg | December 31
Ring in the new year with entertainment throughout downtown. 

 

*Events organized by Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance