Rocktown Beer & Music Festival

Celebrating Good Beer, Good Living, Good Music And A Great Community

Spend the day downtown on April 20th sampling from over 60 craft breweries and cideries while taking in the live music of Kat Wright, The Accidentals, and Bryan Elijah Smith!

Friendly City Fortune is Back!

Imagine winning awesome prizes and helping to create an awesome downtown. It's a win/win!

On July 4th HDR will raffle off $250,000 worth of cash and prizes, including new cars, off-road vehicles, trips and more. A prize is given away every 5 minutes for 4 hours. All proceeds benefit the mission of HDR.

Explore Downtown

Voted "Best Thing About Harrisonburg" by Daily News-Record Readers

Explore nearly 40 restaurants, one-of-a-kind shops and fun attractions for everyone!

Building a Downtown Together

Get involved and be a part of downtown's success story.

Everyone benefits from a prosperous, vibrant downtown. Our community was a much different place when HDR got started than where it is today.  Downtown’s success comes from having an organization lead the charge and having the support and participation of dedicated customers, partners, business owners, and volunteers. 

Together, we keep downtown’s momentum going. Help continue writing downtown’s success story by getting involved in our organization.

Friendly City Fortune

The Shenandoah Valley's largest raffle is back for a third year! HDR is giving away a total of $250,000 in cash and prizes on July 4, 2019. Raffle proceeds support the vitality of downtown Harrisonburg through beautification projects, community-building initiatives, and business assistance programs.

What to Expect: Rocktown Festival 2019

Returning for its ninth year, Rocktown Beer & Music Festival is back and better than ever with an incredible selection of food, beer, cider, and music. Presented by Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance, this festival is one of the most popular downtown events, bringing around 3,000 people to Turner Pavilion every spring.

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