Newport Trash Bash Returns for More Collection, Competition
The fifth annual Newport Trash Bash is scheduled for next Sunday, September 22.
The yearly event brings residents together for a spirited trash-collection competition followed by a celebration with prizes, food, and drinks.
It starts at 2 p.m.at Providence Park.
Teams of four work to collect as much trash as they can.
The following awards are presented:
-The Golden Trash Can Award: the team that collects the most trash.
-The Most Spirited Award: for teams with themed-costumes and cheers.
-The Most Unusual Award: for the strangest piece of trash found on public thoroughfare during the event.
-The Biggest Butt Award: for the collection of the most cigarette butts.
Following the competition, beer from Wooden Cask will be sale and food will be available free.
Photo via Trash Bash Facebook page