Upcoming events

    • Saturday, January 30, 2021
    • 1:00 PM (EST)
    • Tiki Lee's Dock Bar

    Join us for The Back River Plunge on January 30th at 1:00pm at Tiki Lee’s! A portion of the proceeds goes to the Back River Restoration Committee, Inc.

    • $45 registration fee which gets you an awesome tee and a tasty drink

    • $55 at the door

    • $5 spectator - if you just want to come & cheer on the plungers

    BRRC has cleaned 5 million pounds, that’s right, 5 MILLION, from Back River since 2008. Every dollar that is donated removes 14 pounds of trash. They maintain 78 miles of Back River watershed shoreline.

    Well, what are you waiting for? Sign up now at Once there, go to ORDER ONLINE & then choose EVENTS under the drop down menu. Don’t forget to choose your shirt size!

    • Saturday, February 27, 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (EST)
    • Essex Park and Ride, MD-150 & Back River Brg, Essex, MD 21221
    Join BRRC in cleaning up the Essex Park and Ride, along Eastern Avenue, Diamond Point Road and under the Back River Bridge.  Dress warm and wear waterproof shoes.   It's all about the River.  
    • Saturday, April 10, 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (EDT)
    • Rocky Point Golf Course

    Any boaters interested in using their boats to help remove trash, please send an email to

    • Friday, June 25, 2021
    • 6:45 AM - 4:00 PM (EDT)
    • Rocky Point Golf Course, 1935 Back River Neck Road Essex 21221

    Join us for our 10th Annual BRRC Golf Tournament at Rocky Point Golf Course.  You may also send checks for sponsors and/or RSVP with payment to BRRC 1522 Galena Road Essex MD 21221 (Please include all names and emails for all golfers)

    • Saturday, September 11, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • West Shore Yacht Center, 1100 E Riverside Avenue Essex MD 21221

    Join us for our 14th Annual Rockfish Tournament at West Shore Yacht Center.  You may also send sponsor and or Captain Information w/ payment to BRRC, 1522 Galena Road Essex MD 21221.  After party includes food only, beverages purchased separately.  NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINK ALLOWED.

Past events

Saturday, January 16, 2021 Hyde Park Road Cleanup
Saturday, December 19, 2020 Race Road Cleanup
Sunday, November 15, 2020 Middle Branch Park Litter Clean-Up
Saturday, November 14, 2020 BRRC'S Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival
Saturday, November 07, 2020 Tiki Lee's Country on the Water
Saturday, October 17, 2020 Chesaco Park Clean Up
Saturday, September 26, 2020 Tiki Lee's Shuckin' On The River
Saturday, September 12, 2020 13th Annual BRRC Rockfish Tournament
Wednesday, September 02, 2020 BRRC Annual Golf Tournament
Sunday, June 07, 2020 CANCELLED: Rockin' On The River
Wednesday, April 29, 2020 CANCELLED: Sussex Elementary Saves the Bay!
Saturday, April 25, 2020 CANCELLED - Project Clean Stream
Thursday, April 23, 2020 CANCELLED: Celebrate Earth Day with BRRC & CCBC-Essex!
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 CANCELLED - Celebrate Earth Day with BRRC & Eastern Tech!
Thursday, April 02, 2020 CANCELLED - BRRC Public Meeting
Saturday, March 28, 2020 CANCELLED: Eastern Technical is Turning 50!
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 Pollinators and Popcorn
Saturday, February 22, 2020 BRRC Race Road Cleanup
Saturday, November 16, 2019 Morse Lane Community Clean-up
Saturday, November 09, 2019 BRRC 11th Annual SHRIMP FEAST
Saturday, November 02, 2019 Tiki Lee Boat Raffle
Saturday, September 07, 2019 12th Annual ROCKFISH TOURNAMENT
Friday, June 21, 2019 9th Annual Golf Tournament
Saturday, March 30, 2019 Community Waterway Clean-Up
Sunday, March 10, 2019 Bull & Oyster Roast

Copyright 2020

Back River Restoration Committee, Inc.

Back River Restoration Committee, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 

EIN: 26-2595058

531 C Eastern Boulevard

Essex, MD 21221

Phone: 410.241.0259


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