Do you own a business on Mississippi Ave or near? Join the Historic Mississippi Avenue Business Association (HMBA)!

HMBA Mission:
Promote, develop and preserve the North Portland business community as a desirable and vibrant place to work, shop, and live.

What the HMBA offers:

  • Representation from the HMBA
  • An exclusive website feature and link on
  • Your place on the custom HMBA Mississippi Ave Walking Map that is distributed to Portland hotels, Portland’s Visitor Information Center, and more.
  • Website and social media coverage
  • Grant project oversite
  • Venture Portland and Travel Portland Membership
  • Event Representation:
    • February Mardi Gras Parade
    • February Small Shops, Big Hearts
    • July Mississippi Ave Street Fair
    • August Ice Cream Social
    • October Trick-or-Treat Event
    • November Holiday Tree Lighting