The seventh annual Del Ray Music Festival will be held Friday from 7-9 p.m. at the Del Ray Farmer’s Market (Mt. Vernon and Oxford Sts., Alexandria, Va.) and noon-9 p.m. on the Mt. Vernon Recreation Center fields (2701 Commonwealth Ave., Alexandria, Va.).
The festival features jazz, pop, reggae, blues, folk and country performers, and the majority of the musicians are local, many being residents of the Del Ray neighborhood in Alexandria.
Lesbian folk-rock singer-songwriter Catie Curtis is this year’s headliner. Local favorites like The Weathervanes and The Highballers will also perform.
The festival will feature food and fun activities for children. Admission is free. For more information, visit delraymusicfestival.com.