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Business of the Year 2020

Augusta Road Business Association (ARBA) held nominations this year for the first-ever Business of the Year in the Augusta Street area. Although, it wasn’t ARBA members doing the nominating. ARBA received over 250 responses from individuals in Greenville who had memorable experiences with businesses along The Road. In early March the winner was announced to… Read more »

Summer on Augusta 2020 – CANCELED.

June 18-21, 2020 was to be the eighth year of Summer on Augusta. Now you can place Summer 2021 on your calendar for the return of this festival. Due to COVID-19, and the risks involved with large gatherings, members of Augusta Road Business Association (ARBA) have decided to cancel the four-day celebration this year. ARBA… Read more »

#hohonaugusta2019 Winner!

Congratulations to Julie Mizel for winning the 2019 Holiday Open House Instagram Contest! Thousands of people, excited for the holidays to begin, came to the Annual Holiday Open House on Augusta Street on Sunday, November 24. It was created in the 1980’s by the first Augusta Road Business Association members. It continues each year making… Read more »

Summer Contests Continue!

The 7th Annual Summer on Augusta Festival was June 20-23. It was four days of celebrating Summer in the South and all of us at Augusta Road Business Association call it our best year yet! Congratulations to some of our contest winners and all of our participants. Taking First Place in the Shag Contest was… Read more »

Pigtails & Crewcuts Third Year Winning LOA!

Pigtails & Crewcuts wins 2018 Lights on Augusta Contest (Greenville, SC) Augusta Road Business Association (ARBA) congratulates Pigtails & Crewcuts  as the winner of the Seventh Annual Lights on Augusta, a Christmas decoration contest on historic Augusta Road. Members of ARBA decorated their business or store front for the month of December and the winner… Read more »

Lights on Augusta – Let’s vote!

Augusta Road businesses have worked hard to be voted best decked during the Christmas season. Lights on Augusta is a friendly Christmas decoration contest that is now on it’s 8th year. Sponsored by TALK Greenville, Lights on Augusta is a fun contest for the community, neighborhood, residents, customers and clients who have the task of… Read more »

Sixth Annual Tomato Pie Contest!

TOMATO PIE CONTEST – SOUTHERN STYLE! It’s a favorite Southern savory dish we South Carolinians look forward to in the summertime. Try that family recipe your relatives love or get creative mixing recipe ideas.  Amateur cooks only! Click Tomato Pie Contest Form for information and to enter! The 2018 Judges will be, the 2017 winner Rebecca Batson, Russell Stall… Read more »

THE HOH SCOOP LIST!

Augusta Road businesses are donating gift certificates to the winner of the 2017 HOH Instagram Contest. Find our Elf, snap a picture and post on Instagram and tag @onlyonaugusta and #hohonaugusta2017. The winner will receive $500 worth of gift certificates to use at the following businesses: Paisley & Paper, Ponthieux’s Jewelry Design Studio, Pigtails &… Read more »

Let’s Celebrate Fall

Autumn is here on Augusta Street (yes, we often say Road and that’s a historical habit). Anyway, the leaves are falling, school is in session, your feeling the weather change and the trickle of pumpkins and holidays begins to take over your thoughts. We are all business owners here on Augusta and members of Augusta… Read more »

SOA Contest Winners!

Let’s Congratulate our winners and thank all the people who entered the 2017 Summer on Augusta Contests. Below you’ll get the goods on the 2017 Tomato Pie Contest, Shaggin’ on Augusta Shag Contest and the Instagram Contest Winner! Congratulations to Rebecca Batson for winning First Place in the Fifth Annual Tomato Pie Contest at The… Read more »