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

Building Community: Augusta Wins Grant To Improve Downtown Connectivity

August 18, 2023

When it comes to creating a lively downtown that fosters community engagement, the importance of walkability, connectivity, and access to amenities cannot be overstated. Thanks to a recently-awarded $1.766 million grant from Governor Brian Kemp, downtown Augusta will soon have greater pedestrian functionality, safety, and convenience. The grant will not only revitalize the physical infrastructure […]

How the Broad Street Revamp Will Make Downtown Augusta More Walkable and Vibrant

June 21, 2023

If you’ve ever wondered why some downtowns feel more alive and inviting than others, chances are that the thriving ones have invested in streetscape improvements. Adding things like curb extensions, benches, green spaces, parks, sidewalk improvements, public art, and lighting make streets more pedestrian-friendly and walkable. While streetscape revamps may seem like minor touches, they […]

Augusta businesses prepare for busy spring season

March 19, 2023

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – It was a busy weekend in the CSRA between St. Patrick’s Day and the 80th Annual Aiken Training Trials. Those big crowds aren’t the end for local business owners. Continue Reading…