IMPORTANT: The Rice Village Alliance is currently preparing to produce the next edition of the Rice Village Guide, a printed listing of all Rice Village businesses which will be distributed to area hotels and made available to Village merchants for their customers.FREE LISTINGS IN THE VILLAGE GUIDE ARE AVAILABLE TO ALL VILLAGE BUSINESSES that send us their contact information using the form below. The deadline is 15 July 2021, and RVA membership is not required. There is limited advertising space available in the new guide; preference for ad space purchases will be given to current RVA members. For information on paid ad space, please write to or call 832-471-8007.


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Join the RVA and help us protect and promote our wonderful neighborhood.

Membership dues fund advocacy and advertising that benefit residents, businesses and property owners alike.
Annual memberships are just $100, and you may mail your payment or complete the web form below to pay online.

Houston's historic shopping, dining and entertainment district.

The Rice Village Alliance 

Rice Village Map

This website is designed to facilitate communication between Rice Village merchants. The Rice Village Alliance does not maintain a public-facing web site, but does produce a printed Village Guide which is made available to Village merchants free of charge.  To claim your free listing in the 2021-22 Rice Village Guide, submit your contact information (using the online form above) by the deadline of 15 July 2021.

The Rice Village Alliance is the merchant association for the businesses of the Rice Village.  

Located just blocks from Rice University, the Village is an eclectic mix of national brand names and unique, one-of-a-kind boutiques, and has long been one of Houston's best-loved shopping, dining and entertainment destinations.

To complete your registration, you will also need to submit a secure online payment through PayPal ( or send a check to Rice Village Alliance, 2368A Rice Blvd. #426, Houston TX 77005.