- #727 Alexandria, Virginia
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Del Ray is “Where Main Street Still Exists” with made-for-strolling Mount Vernon Avenue dotted with independent shops and a booming restaurant scene. Del Ray is also known for its “Wellness District,” a large community of holistic health businesses.
Eclectic shops and signature events like Art on the Avenue contribute to an artsy ambiance. Del Ray hosts the popular “First Thursday” events, in which every first Thursday of the month a new festival takes to the streets, attracting visitors and locals alike in search of family fun and a splash of local culture.