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2019 ticket sales are CLOSED! Thank you so much for your support! Check back starting at 5pm 7/4 to see the winning numbers updated live.

The biggest raffle in the Valley is back! $250,000 of raffle prizes, only $100 a ticket, AND only 5,000 tickets sold. Plus, all proceeds benefit Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance’s mission to build  downtown Harrisonburg as a destination where independent businesses thrive and people enjoy memorable experiences. It’s a win-win!

The raffle drawing will be held on July 4th during Harrisonburg’s Friendly City Fourth celebration, from 5-9pm at the Ice House building in Downtown Harrisonburg.

A winner will be drawn every five minutes for four hours!

You do not have to be present to win. You must be 18+ to purchase a ticket. Winners will be contacted directly and announced online.

Read the full list of rules here.

2019 Prize List

Great odds for a great cause.

Purchasing a Friendly City Fortune ticket is a win-win!

The purchase of a Friendly City Fortune raffle ticket supports HDR’s mission to build a downtown Harrisonburg as a destination where independent businesses thrive and people enjoy memorable experiences. Here’s just a few examples of what your contribution will support:

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DOWNTOWN PROMOTIONS

HDR works with local businesses to bring visitors into the heart of the city. Promotional events, print publications, and advertising are just a few of the ways we promote downtown and create a destination.

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EVENTS

Downtown Harrisonburg’s events calendar is always full. HDR contributes with free community events, promotional events, and fundraising events throughout the year to showcase our unique downtown.

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Veteran's Day Parade downtown Harrisonburg
Agora Downtown Market Sign

SMALL BUSINESS ASSISTANCE

HDR is THE advocate for small business owners in the downtown historic district, working with both the city and businesses. Through open communication, offering educational and financial support and promotion, the businesses are at the heart of what we do.

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DESIGN & BEAUTIFICATION

With the help of wonderful volunteers HDR is leading the change of the downtown landscape. Big dreams of a new park and a more pedestrian friendly experience, we are working with very talented people to make these dreams a reality.

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GRANTS

Three distinct grants support downtown Harrisonburg in different ways. We are proud to invest directly into our small businesses and the historic district.

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