Downtown Augusta

Vibrant, eclectic, surprising – and open for business.

Our mission is to make the metro area’s economic, cultural and entertainment epicenter an even better place to dine, shop, work and live.  Come see how the historic heart of Georgia’s second-oldest city is transforming into a 21st century destination for people of all ages.

Latest News

Augustans Have Multiple Ways to Support Local Businesses in November

November 5, 2021

AUGUSTA, Ga. (The Augusta Press) – Augustans have lots of opportunities to support local businesses and creatives, both this weekend and throughout the holiday season. Continue Reading…

With bond defeat, city looks at other ways to fund new arena

November 3, 2021

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – It’s back to the drawing board for a new James Brown Arena. Continue Reading…

Officials regroup after defeat of bond for new James Brown Arena

November 3, 2021

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) – A day after voters turned down a bond of up to $240 million to help build a new James Brown Arena, the Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority met. Continue Reading…