Trash Off/ River Clean-Up

Information for KBB’s 21st Annual Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-off and 14th Annual Blanco River Cleanup Events:

KBB’s 21st Annual Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-off and 14th Annual Blanco River Cleanup will take place on Saturday, TBD* from 9 a.m. to noon. We will have hotdogs and chili available at the pergola for all of our volunteers when they finish their designated area!

*Originally scheduled for March 28, however, it has now been postponed until further notice due to the Covid-19 pandemic

As of now, KBB’s Trash-Off and River Cleanup are still scheduled for March 28. We are monitoring the coronavirus epidemic and will keep everyone updated.

You can register for the event by downloading and filling out this form or by filling it out online at: ***

***To be guaranteed a 2020 KBB t-shirt, please register before March 9th. Businesses and individuals that would like to have their name on the back of the 2020 shirt, please have your forms and money to us by March 9th as well. Thank you!

From the City of Blanco: 
Annual Trash Off — It's Time to Clean Up Our City
Self Drop Off at City Yard, 455 Jones Ave.
March 23-27 @ 9am-4pm
Saturday, March 28 @ 8am-12pm88270179_2770362753028818_5800238039145906176_o

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Photos of some of our past trash-off events:

2002 Trash-Off

2004 Trash-Off

2017 Trash-Off

2018 Trash-Off

2019 Trash-Off

2019 DMWTTO Art Contest

2019 Fall Sweep

Information for KBB’s 1st Annual Fall Sweep Event:

Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.

For the first time, KBB will be hosting a Fall Sweep Event sponsored by Keep Texas Beautiful. This event is similar to our annual Trash-off event in the spring and will focus on picking up litter around town. We will be posting more information about the event on here. If you or your organization are interested in forming a team for this event, please contact us. Permission/Registration forms can be found below. 

Fall Sweep Permission/Registration Form


Information for KBB’s 20th Annual Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-off and 13th Annual Blanco River Cleanup Events in April 2019:

2019 KBB DMWTTO Art Contest Winners

The event has been postponed due to predicted storms. It will take place on April 27, 2019 at 9 a.m. Meet at Bindseil Park.

You can register for the event by downloading and filling out this form or by filling it out online at: 

Information from the City of Blanco:

"City of Blanco's Annual Trash-Off is set for April 1-6, 2019.


Brush dumping will be no charge at the sewer plant at Waters Edge AND WILL BE SELF SERVE ALL WEEK.

Vouchers are available at City Hall for city water customers to dump at the City Yard on Jones Ave. 

If any city resident WITHOUT a vehicle to take items to yard needs a pick up at their residence, they must register at City Hall."

Any additional information from the city can be found at:



KBB Cleanup Data Collection Sheet

Here’s a list of recommended hashtags for our events this year:

#KeepBlancoBeautiful #DoBeautifulThings #GAC #DMWTTO  #KeepTexasBeautiful #KeepAmericaBeautiful #BeautifyTx #TrashTag #KTBFallSweep

Please use these hashtags on social media and tag us on Facebook!