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This group is designed to let the greater MeetUp community know about activities and events in the Del Ray neighborhood located in the Northern section of Alexandria, Virginia. Del Ray is comprised of thriving small businesses in a cottage neighborhood, complete with Mount Vernon Avenue as the “Main Street.”

For over thirty years the Del Ray Business Association has produced signature events completely funded by business sponsors and energetic volunteers. For more information, visit https://www.visitdelray.com/

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Bands & Brews: Del Ray's Summer Bar Crawl

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Join the fun and vibrant Del Ray community for a special summer event, featuring live music in outdoor restaurant venues along the Avenue! Bands & Brews: Del Ray's Summer Bar Crawl takes place on Saturday, August 20th from 12:30-6pm. This event is being brought to you by the Del Ray Business Association and our event sponsor is the The Jen Walker Team. A portion of the proceeds will go to a local non-profit, Senior Services of Alexandria (SSA), an organization that aims to foster independence and self-sufficiency and enabling seniors within the City of Alexandria to age with dignity.


Register now - the first 250 registrants will get a swag bag with a 16 oz souvenir collectors cup! Advance tickets are $15 ($20 at the door), and include specials on cocktails, beer, and food at each of the 15+ participating restaurants, live music at every venue, trolley transportation, 50/50 raffles, a photo booth, and many more fun giveaways. You must be 21+ to participate in the crawl, but children and families are welcome at family friendly establishments and at the main stage at Pat Miller Square. Please keep in mind that this is likely to be a high volume event.

Check-in starts at 12:30 pm at Northside10 (10 E. Glebe Road) or Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap (401 E. Braddock Road) . Participants can crawl to other restaurants starting at 1pm. Late check-in available at Pat Miller Square(2312 Mount Vernon Avenue) after 2:30pm. You must check in at one of the locations to receive your bar crawl ticket.
Participating restaurants:

  • Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap (Live Music)
  • Northside10 (Live Music)
  • Piece Out (Live Music)
  • Cheesetique (Live Music)
  • Los Tios (Live Music/Nest Academy Parking Lot)
  • Spice Kraft (Live Music/Nest Academy Parking Lot)
  • Stomping Ground (*Pat Miller Square Stage)
  • Pork Barrel BBQ (*Pat Miller Square Stage)
  • St. Elmo's Coffee Pub (Live Music)
  • Del Ray Pizzeria (Live Music)
  • Evening Star Café (Live Music)
  • Kaizen Tavern (Live Music)
  • The Garden (Live Music)
  • Elo's Italian (Live Music)
  • Barkhaus (Live Music)
  • Bella Napoli (Live Music)
  • Matt & Tony's (Live Music)
  • Lost Boy Cider (LIve Music)


We look forward to a fun event with everyone!

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