For more information on the Downtown Development Authority of Augusta, please contact:

Margaret Woodard
Downtown Development Authority
Executive Director

Office: (706) 722-8000
Mobile: (706) 836-7629
Email: mwoodard@augustadda.com


Window/Building Decoration & Lighting Contest

Join us for our 2nd annual Christmas lighting contest, bringing holiday cheer to Augusta’s Downtown in an unique and special way.

All businesses in the downtown district area are eligible and there is no cost to enter. Please register for this contest to inform our judges that you are participating. For more information, download the registration form here.


Support Downtown Augusta Public Service Announcement Series Goes Live

Augusta, GA – The Downtown Development Authority (DDA) in partnership with the Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) are proud to launch a series of public service announcements (PSA) to invite the local community back to experience the plethora of locally owned and operated businesses in downtown Augusta.

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Margaret Woodard
Downtown Development Authority
Executive Director
O: (706) 722-8000 · M: (706) 836-7629

Lindsay Fruchtl
Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau
VP of Marketing
(706) 823-6606