Augusta Road Business Association Blog

Happy HalloThanksmas!

Halloween will be here soon and the weather will be nice and cool. Leaves are already starting to fall as Autumn comes on Augusta Street (yes, we often say Road and that’s a historical habit). About this time each year, the trickle of pumpkins, turkeys, Christmas trees, and all things holiday begin taking over your… Read more »

Holiday Open House

Augusta Road Business Association (ARBA) will be hosting its Annual Holiday Open House this year on Sunday, November 13, 2022, from 1:00 to 5:00 pm. This celebration has been taking place on historic Augusta Street in Greenville, SC since the ’80s. Businesses on Augusta keep this tradition alive by hosting festivities, sales, contests, specials, and sweet… Read more »

Community Support!

We need your support more than ever this year. After two years without SOA we are gearing up and making plans for the festivities on June 16-19, 2022. Of course, we are bringing back some of the original events you know and love, and are interested to hear what additional ideas the community has to… Read more »

Traffic & Safety on Augusta

Augusta Street safety has been at the forefront of concerns for the Greenville community. Many of you follow the threads on Nextdoor for information. We attended the traffic meeting this Summer and since then a website by The City Of Greenville has been created for you to follow the most current news, At this time The city recognizes… Read more »

Summer on Augusta 2016 – Happening in July!

SOA is back and better than ever this July, 2016! Special events will take place along Augusta Road as local businesses celebrate Summer in the South. You’ll enjoy the festivities you’ve enjoyed in the past like  the block parties, kids activities, southern themed events, tomato pie contest, a fiddling contest, great food, cool drinks, and live… Read more »

ARBA Annual Meeting Feb. 16

Augusta After Hours & Annual Meeting Tuesday, February 16th at 6:00 p.m. Blockhouse Restaurant & Oyster Bar Augusta Road business owners gather together this Tuesday for the 2016 Annual Meeting and Augusta After Hours event. The group will hear updates from ARBA Board of Directors on promotional information for the road and individual marketing opportunities,… Read more »

Rock House Wins LOA Contest!

Augusta Road Business Association congratulates The Rock House Antiques as the winner of the Fifth 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 was decided by the community, clients, customers, neighbors and residents.  “The… Read more »


Win gift certificates to Augusta Road Restaurants! Post photos on Instagram while enjoying Holiday Open House and tag @onlyonaugusta and #holidayopenhouse2015. This contest is sponsored by the below restaurants on Augusta. So if you are cruising HOH and see a friend or funny moment, find the perfect delightful treat, maybe even a furry friend in tights then… Read more »

Win $1,000 Shopping Spree on Augusta Rd!

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2015 Here’s your chance to win a Shopping Spree from $200 to $1,000 to spend at businesses along Augusta Road! Shopping Spree Contest Form or find it in the Greenville Journal insert. Visit the participating businesses during Holiday Open House on November 22 and get your form stamped at each location. Turn in the form… Read more »

Lights on Augusta’s best decked returns!

Lights on Augusta returns with Augusta Road businesses working hard to be voted best decked! Sponsored by Talk magazine, Lights on Augusta is a friendly Christmas decoration contest that is now on it’s fifth year. The community, neighborhood, residents, customers and clients have the task of choosing who is going to win by voting throughout… Read more »