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Rainier Beach Merchants Association (RBMA) is over 70 members who are mostly local family entrepreneurs, who run ethnically, culturally, and socially diverse businesses, as well as community stakeholders, and neighbors. We provide inclusive resources and connections for businesses and drive and support a variety of community activities including events and community well-being initiatives. 

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Light Up The Beach 2017

Get Ready to Light Up the Beach on Friday

November 28, 2017

Join us for the 4th Annual Light Up the Beach Holiday Challenge, Peace, Joy & Love! On Friday, December 1st from 5-8pm Rainier Beach businesses invite you to marvel at their decorations, enjoy their hospitality, and VOTE on your favorites! This FREE community event takes place all over Rainier Beach offering treats like live dance […]


BAAMFest 2017 “Come Together” Held July 22

June 23, 2017

Rainier BAAMFest (Beach Arts & Music Fest) is a signature event of the Rainier Beach Merchants Association, and the next generation of community arts celebration in Rainier Beach, focusing on the rich diversity of cultures and creativity in our midst with a high level of community involvement in the planning and execution of the event. […]