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

5th street pedestrian bridge opens just in time for Ironman Triathlon

September 23, 2022

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WFXG) – It’s been a sprint to finish the bridge in time for the Ironman Triathlon, but the project is finally complete. Continue Reading…

Downtown Augusta small-biz incubator on fast track with $2.35 million in federal funding

September 23, 2022

AUGUSTA, Ga. (Augusta Chronicle) – The timetable to establish a proposed center to nurture new downtown Augusta businesses has shrunk from years to months after the plan won $2.35 million in federal funding to be released in early 2023. Continue Reading…

Augusta’s Fifth Street pedestrian bridge opening Saturday, just in time for Ironman 70.3

September 23, 2022

AUGUSTA, Ga. (Augusta Chronicle) – The wait is over. Downtown Augusta’s Fifth Street pedestrian bridge is officially set to open to the public early Saturday. Continue Reading…