We believe in the power of community.
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.
Shop Small With Us!
Find the perfect gift and support small businesses in Del Ray during Small Business Saturday! Did you know that two-thirds of every dollar spent at a local business stays in your community?
Celebrate the holidays in Del Ray!
Shop small and celebrate local in Del Ray! This year’s festivities include the Holiday Tree & Menorah Lighting, the Shops of Del Ray’s Sip & Shop, and the 7th Annual Candy Cane Bar Crawl to benefit MVCS’ Blessings in a Backpack. Plus hand-painted holiday windows, a holiday scavenger hunt, and more.
Ward Avenue Style Parlor
Find the perfect look at Ward Avenue Style Parlor, a black-owned, women-owned consignment store for men and women brought to you by Joi Dreams of Joi Dreams Salon.