About Us


Come grow your business with us! 

Located in the Northern section of Alexandria, the Del Ray Business Association (DRBA) is comprised of thriving small businesses in a cottage neighborhood, complete with Mount Vernon Avenue as the “Main Street.” For over thirty years the DRBA has produced signature events completely funded by business sponsors and energetic volunteers.

Join us for a lunch meeting and discover the charming area that competes as one of the top destinations to Live and Work in the metro-DC area. Monthly lunch meetings are typically held on the third Monday of each month; be sure to check the event calendar for full details.


  • Business Page on VisitDelRay linked to Your Business Site
  • Featured on VisitDelRay Facebook and Other Social Media
  • Listed on Area Business Map
  • Opportunities to Sponsor Signature Events
  • Opportunities to Participate in Events
  • Educational Presentations
  • Networking Events with Other Organizations
  • Opportunities for Group Marketing
  • Advocacy for Policies with Alexandria Officials
  • Mentoring and Guidance for SUPs or other City Regulations
  • Member Newsletter and Email Announcements
  • Grand Openings and Media Invitations for your Business (requires at least a two-week advance notice to the board)


Edward Jones
Free complete retirement plan analysis

10% off full-price and in-stock items

NAPUS Federal Credit Union
Membership to all DRBA Members

10% off any order over $50

Yoga in Daily Life
Half Price Yoga Classes


The Del Ray Business Association is an organization of business owners and professionals that strive for growth, visibility and success of our members. We serve as an advocate, representative, and educator for businesses within the community of Del Ray in Alexandria, Virginia.


The Del Ray Business Association's bylaws are available here.

Upcoming events

March 31, 2017 • Del Ray Artisans, 2704 Mount Vernon Avenue
April 26, 2017 • Duncan Library, 2501 Commonwealth Ave, Alexandria
April 29, 2017 7:00 AM • Mt. Vernon Rec Center, 2701 Commonwealth Ave., Alexandria

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This website was made possible in part by a grant from the City of Alexandria Marketing Fund.