Excited JMU college students outside jumping Harrisonburg

Block Party in the ‘Burg

Saturday, August 24, 2024 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM

Students will meet at Wilson Hall before 1:30 PM to join the MRD procession!

Welcome to Harrisonburg, JMU Class of 2028! We are excited to welcome you to your home away from home. Check back soon for a list of activities you’ll find as you explore downtown Harrisonburg with us this August. Keep an eye out for signs to help you navigate around town – or find us at the Info Booth right on Court Square. We will show you the way!

Plus, check our recommendations for some of the best businesses to follow on Instagram – and don’t forget to follow us (Instagram – @downtownharrisonburg, TikTok – @downtownharrisonburg) for news, announcements, and events happening downtown all year round!

Are You Interested in Being a Sponsor or Vendor for this Event?

We are accepting sponsorship and vendor requests for Block Party in the ‘Burg! Interested? Learn more about sponsorships by downloading our Sponsorship Packet, or learn more about our Vendor Application here. Questions? Send Grace Routhier an email at grace.routhier@harrisonburgva.gov.