Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed

Colonial Beach Clean-Up
Cleanup Event

September 26, 2020, 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

You are the solution to pollution! Please join us for our monthly clean-ups on the beautiful beaches of Colonial Beach, Virginia!

Colonial Beach

Site Type



County: Westmoreland

State: Virginia


Nearest City:

GPS Coordinates: 38.252513, -76.961341


Directions: 100 Wilder Ave
Colonial Beach, VA 22443

Town residents may park in the Town Parking Lot at the Beach Restrooms. Out-of-town volunteers may park in the Riverboat on the Potomac parking lot. To get to this lot, turn left into the driveway just before Wilder Ave. Once parked, take the sidewalk toward the swings and restrooms.

Watershed Lower Potomac
Sub Watershed

Parking Capacity:

Restrooms are available.

This site is suitable for children under seven.

This site is suitable for the elderly.

This site is suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues


What To Expect


This site is open to the public

RSVP is Required

Maximum Volunteers: 35

Contact Info.

Ben Swanson



Please join us for a few fun hours cleaning up the beautiful beaches in Colonial Beach, Virginia! Clean-ups will be held monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month, July through October. Registration is open from 7:30-8:00 AM, and the clean-up fun will be from 8:00-10:00 AM. Parking will available in the Town parking lot on Wilder Avenue for Town residents. Out-of-town volunteers may park in the Riverboat on the Potomac parking lot next to the beach. To access this parking lot, turn left into the Riverboat parking lot just before Wilder Avenue.

Litter warriors should wear comfortable clothes they don't mind getting dirty, gloves, and bring sunscreen and water to stay hydrated. Litter grabbers, trash bags, and a limited supply of gloves will be provided! Volunteers must sign a liability waiver that can be downloaded at (waivers will also be provided at the event).