Best of Abingdon 2018 Winners

On Monday, May 7, 2018, Mayor Cathy Lowe designated May as Business Appreciation Month. As part of showing her appreciation to the businesses, who have invested in Abingdon, she collaborated with the Town of Abingdon Community Development Coordinator, Community Relations Coordinator, and IT Specialist, to create the “BEST OF ABINGDON” initiative.
From May 8-14, 2018, Mayor Cathy Lowe, Community Development Coordinator, Tonya Triplett; Community Relations Coordinator, Tenille Montgomery; and IT Specialist, Jon Phelps, delivered the “Best of Abingdon” awards to twenty-eight (28) businesses. Each winner received a framed certificate, a garden flag, window cling, and Town of Abingdon pins. In addition, each winner was announced live on the Town of Abingdon, VA Mayor Facebook page.
“It was an honor and a pleasure to have the opportunity to meet with all of the winners in their business and give them a small token of our appreciation,” said Mayor Cathy Lowe. “Our goal with this and other forthcoming initiatives is to highlight the many outstanding businesses located in Abingdon.”
Below is a list of all the winners and their categories:
Best Abingdon Breakfast Spot- Chick-N-Little
Best Abingdon Lunch Spot- 128 Pecan
Best Abingdon Dinner Establishment- The Tavern
Best Sweet Shop/Dessert Place- 149 Sweets
Best Supermarket/Grocery Store- Food City
Best Retail Shop- Necessities
Entertainment Venue- Barter Theatre
Abingdon Best Clothing Store- Forget-Me-Not
Best Antique Store- Zephyr’s Antiques
Best B&B/Hotel/Cottage- The Martha Washington Hotel & Spa
Best Art Gallery/Museum- William King Museum
Best Medical Provider- Abingdon Internal Medicine
Best Dentist- Brown Dental Associates
Best Pharmacy- Walgreen’s Pharmacy
Best Chiropractic- Boothe Chiropractic
Best Law Firm- Wayne Austin
Best Financial Advisor- Lopez Wealth Management
Best Realtor- Highlands Realty
Best Bank/Credit Union- First Bank & Trust
Best CPA/Bookkeeper- Hicok & Fern
Best Insurance- Wampler’s Insurance
Best Flower Shop- Humphrey’s Flowers
Best Dry Cleaners- Abingdon Dry Cleaners
Best Auto Service Center- Don’s Garage
Best Auto Dealer- Pioneer Chevrolet
Best Hair Salon- Cuttin’ Up
Best Spa- The Martha Washington Hotel & Spa
Best Fitness/Gym- Dyna Body By Lee
*Check out the YouTube video with all the winners’ here-

Thank you to everyone who voted for these businesses, tuned in to Facebook live, and showed support for this campaign. The Town of Abingdon hopes to continue this positive initiative for years to come.