New Business Spotlight: Kung Fu Tea in Auburn

New Business Spotlight: Kung Fu Tea in Auburn

It may be October and officially fall, but that doesn’t mean the warm weather has left the South. It does mean you may want a refreshing, fun and bubbly drink. So, get ready for the grand opening of Kung Fu Tea in Auburn later this month! Spill the Tea Are you familiar with bubble tea? Read more about New Business Spotlight: Kung Fu Tea in Auburn[…]

Coming Up: Pine Hill Cemetery Lantern Tour

Coming Up: Pine Hill Cemetery Lantern Tour

It’s time to scare up some good old-fashioned family fun once again! Save the dates for an October Auburn tradition, and make plans to see our town’s history like you’ve never seen it before during the Pine Hill Cemetery Lantern Tour. The Details Tour Auburn’s oldest cemetery illuminated by candles only. Learn about Auburn’s history Read more about Coming Up: Pine Hill Cemetery Lantern Tour[…]

New Business Spotlight: Axe Marks the Spot

New Business Spotlight: Axe Marks the Spot

Date night. A hangout with friends. The coolest after-work gathering ever. However you choose to spend your time at Axe Marks the Spot, you know you’ve hit the target. This new business recently opened in Downtown Opelika, by the Auburn Fencing Club. And if you want, you can try your hand at a thrilling skill. Read more about New Business Spotlight: Axe Marks the Spot[…]

Coming Up: Cheers on the Corner 2021

Coming Up: Cheers on the Corner 2021

It’s almost back! Auburn residents love having an occasion to toast—and now we can look forward to Cheers on the Corner. Soon, that patience will pay off! Cheers on the Corner 2021 will return to Downtown Auburn on Saturday, July 30. Order your tickets now! More about Cheers on the Corner 2021 For five years, Read more about Coming Up: Cheers on the Corner 2021[…]

In The News: Buc-ee’s in Auburn

In The News: Buc-ee’s in Auburn

There’s big news and then there are big convenience stores. Coincidently, Buc-ee’s in Auburn will soon check both off the list! Coming Soon! It’s official! Plans are moving forward with the recent approval of a development agreement between the City of Auburn and Texas-based Buc-ee’s. Buc-ee’s in Auburn will be the travel center giant’s fourth Read more about In The News: Buc-ee’s in Auburn[…]

Coming Up: City Market at Town Creek Park

Coming Up: City Market at Town Creek Park

Fresh. Local. Handmade. That’s right! It’s almost time for this year’s City Market at Town Creek Park to kick off for the summer! Read on to learn more about this local event. Save the Date! City Market at Town Creek Park is back! Auburn Parks and Recreation invites the community to join local growers, farmers Read more about Coming Up: City Market at Town Creek Park[…]

In the News: Economic Development in Auburn and Opelika

In the News: Economic Development in Auburn and Opelika

Four Alabama cities ranked in Site Selection Magazine’s 2020 Top Metros among the best in the nation based on total projects and projects per capita. Economic development in Auburn and Opelika landed our community in the top 10 for both categories! The Details Making the cut as a top metro area during a pandemic is Read more about In the News: Economic Development in Auburn and Opelika[…]

Coming Soon: Rob’s Ribs in Auburn

Coming Soon: Rob’s Ribs in Auburn

In a few short weeks, local BBQ enthusiasts will have the chance to experience a familiar, yet new, kind of this Southern staple in downtown Auburn. Rob’s Ribs in Auburn announced via Facebook they are planning to celebrate a Grand Opening in April! The Details Rob’s Ribs in Auburn is the idea of the hardworking Read more about Coming Soon: Rob’s Ribs in Auburn[…]

Coming Up: Second Annual Opelika Songwriters’ Festival

Coming Up: Second Annual Opelika Songwriters’ Festival

Robins aren’t the only songbirds springing into action in late March. Local musicians will have the chance to perform live during the Second Annual Opelika Songwriters’ Festival in Downtown Opelika March 26th-28th! The Details The Second Annual Opelika Songwriters’ Festival is a joint effort between The Sound Wall and The Arts Association of East Alabama. Read more about Coming Up: Second Annual Opelika Songwriters’ Festival[…]

New Business Spotlight: Dough Pizzeria

New Business Spotlight: Dough Pizzeria

Chances are if you hear someone say “Dough” around town, they aren’t doing their best Homer Simpson. They’re talking about the new restaurant in downtown Opelika aptly named Dough Pizzeria serving specialty wood-fire pizzas and craft beer. All about the Dough Dough Pizzeria is the concept of Zazu Gastropub owner Graham Hage, and both restaurants Read more about New Business Spotlight: Dough Pizzeria[…]