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Downtown Roanoke continues to experience incredible progress and vitality as the region’s principal cultural and economic center, but it is not without the help of great members. A healthy downtown is essential to regional success and DRI members help us to continue providing quality programs, events, and special services.

DRI Member Benefits

As a member of DRI*, you not only support our efforts to improve the region’s principal urban core, you are actively involved. Members benefit from the expansive network downtown provides, which includes more than 14,000 workers, 2,500+ residents, and nearly 1 million visitors. 

Benefits of DRI membership include:

  • Inclusion in the Downtown Gift Card Program
  • Enhanced listing on including a link to your downtown business website
  • Free meeting room space in our conference room
  • Sponsorship opportunities for events and other projects with benefits to promote your business 
  • Free property listings on our web site to promote downtown residential and commercial space.
  • Inclusion of downtown events and programs on DRI’s events calendar. 
  • Promotional opportunities through DRI’s extensive media outlets for any downtown business 

To see all the benefits DRI members enjoy, please download our DRI Member Benefits!

Join DRI Today

We welcome members of all sizes, whether you are an individual, a small to mid-size business, or a national corporation. 

*If you’re a property owner in the downtown service district, we are pleased to offer you membership without having to pay additional membership dues.  If you operate a business in your property, your business can also be listed as a member! You may inform us of your ownership by emailing Tina Workman.

For more information on joining DRI, please contact Tina.