About

The Downtown Business Association of Baton Rouge is the only member organization representing all businesses in Downtown. We are a non-profit, membership-funded organization under the direction of a volunteer Board and Managing Director. A close partner with the Downtown Development District and Visit Baton Rouge, the DBA offers members support and networking opportunities. Click here to learn more about the benefits of joining the DBA.

The Downtown Business Association produces the free concert series Live After Five, bringing an influx of patrons to Downtown Baton Rouge 12 Fridays out of the year.

Mission Statement
The mission of the Downtown Business Association is to cultivate the economic and cultural identity of Downtown Baton Rouge.

Vision Statement
Downtown Business Association of Baton Rouge will foster a thriving Downtown economy based on a cooperation between local businesses, governmental agencies and the residential community, all working together to ensure a vibrant future. The Association will assist business leaders in fulfilling a commitment to achieve growth and opportunity for Downtown.

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