Great American Cleanup

Great American Cleanup in Denton, Texas

Saturday, March 23, 2024

Welcome to the Great American Cleanup (GAC), Denton's largest and longest-running community cleanup!

Thank you to all of our great volunteers and sponsors who made the 2023 Great American Cleanup a success. Check out the Keep Denton Beautiful Facebook page to see photos from the event!

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  • Look for registration to open for the 2024 Great American Cleanup in January 2024.
  • Event Support Volunteer Opportunities are available.  For more information, please email [email protected]
  • Open to individuals, groups, families, student organizations, church groups, scout and youth groups, etc. All are welcome to help!

Supply Pick-Up 

  • Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St., Denton, TX 76201
  • Supply pick-up is limited to registered participants who have submitted signed waivers. 
  • In-person supply pick-up is also available.
  • Supplies include:
    • Official GAC T-shirts*
    • Trash bags
    • Recycling bags
    • Disposable gloves
    • Onion bags (for waterway sites)
    • Litter pick-up sticks*
    • Hand sanitizer*
    • Sunscreen*

*first come, first served while supplies last

Cleanup Safety Information

Click to download a PDF of our Cleanup Safety Information Flyer (PDF). The flyer details tips on how to conduct a litter cleanup safely.  

Volunteer Appreciation Party

Quakertown Park, 321 E. McKinney St., Denton, TX 76201

Join us to celebrate your efforts in creating a clean and beautiful community at the GAC Volunteer Appreciation Party. 

  • Free lunch 
  • Delicious desserts 
  • Entertainment
  • Education vendors include Keep Denton Beautiful, Denton Parks and Recreation, and local environmental organizations
  • Prizes and giveaways for participants: Largest Group, Most Bags Collected, and Oddest Litter Item Found
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  2. Videos
  3. Report Your Cleanup
  4. 2023 GAC

Great American Cleanup Sponsors

We'd like to take a moment to thank our sponsors for their generous support.

2023 Sponsors

Platinum Level

  • Keep America Beautiful
  • Keep Texas Beautiful
  • Tommy's Express Car Wash

Gold Level

  • In-N-Out Burger

Silver Level

  • Cheese and Salsa
  • Island Whips
  • Groovy Chicken and Waffles
  • Insomnia Cookies

Bronze Level

  • Pan Ector Industries
  • Texas Roadhouse
  • Beth Marie's Ice Cream