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Saturday, September 26th 2015 - Sunday, January 10th 2016
at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36849
The exhibition features fifty-five revolutionary, color wood-block prints by Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797–1858).
The exhibition features a selection of paintings, photographs, prints and other works on paper, along with recent unique and limited edition sculptures by Willie Cole (American, born 1955).
Friday, October 2nd 2015 - Sunday, October 2nd 2016
The second installment of JCSM’s biennial Out of the Box exhibition will open this fall with contemporary sculptor and visual artist Willie Cole serving as juror.
Saturday, November 14th 2015 - Sunday, January 24th 2016
The 1072 Society is composed of friends of the museum who contribute funds annually for the express purpose of acquiring new art for JCSM’s permanent collection. This years exhibition focuses on photography and will feature historic, traditional, and contemporary examples of that diverse medium.
Monday, November 23rd 2015 - Friday, January 1st 2016
at Auburn, AL
With so many holiday events around the corner, we thought we would list them all in one place!
Wednesday, December 2nd (occurs every 5 weeks on Wednesday until 12/2/2015)
at AU Museum of Natural History
Members of the public interested in visiting the Auburn University Museum of Natural History are encouraged to join us on the first Wednesday of each month from 4-6 p.m. for a tour of the museum's collections.
Thursday, December 3rd
at Opelika Center for the Performing Arts | Opelika, AL 36801
Canadian Brass is a game-changing quintet that has performed in virtually every major concert hall in the world, and been seen by hundreds of millions of people on television.
Thursday, December 3rd (occurs weekly on Thursday until 7/28/2016)
at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36830
On Thursdays from 5 to 8 pm, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art offers an evening of "Jazz! Food! Art!"
Thursday, December 3rd (occurs weekly on Thursday until 12/17/2015)
at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn , AL 36849
Auburn's Art Museum is open late on Thursday nights. Whether you want to take in an exhibition, share some small plates with friends in the Cafe, or enjoy a dynamic program, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art has the relaxed and entertaining atmosphere.
Thursday, December 3rd (occurs weekly on Thursday)
at Marriott at Grand National | Opelika, AL 36831
Come show off your brain power at Thursday Night Trivia.
Friday, December 4th - Saturday, December 5th
at James E. Martin Aquatics Center | Auburn, AL 36849
The AHSAA State Championship Swim and Dive Meet will be held on December 4 & 5 at the James E. Martin Aquatics Center.
Friday, December 4th - Sunday, December 6th
at Yarbrough Tennis Center | Auburn, AL 36830
Auburn will host the Alabama 10 and Under Tennis Training at the Yarbrough Tennis Center on December 4-6.
at Beard Eaves Memorial Coliseum | Auburn, AL 36830
South's BEST Robotics Competition is coming to Auburn on December 4-6, 2015.
Friday, December 4th - Friday, December 4th
at John Emerald Distillery | Opelika, AL 36801
Come out to A Cottonseed Christmas benefiting Opelika Grows.
Friday, December 4th (occurs monthly on the 1st Friday)
at Downtown Opelika
On the First Friday of each month, downtown Opelika shops will stay open until 8 p.m. so that diners of our downtown restaurants can shop before or after they eat. This is a great opportunity for those that work during retail hours to see what the Downtown shops have to offer. There will also be ent
Saturday, December 5th
at Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center | Auburn, AL 36830
All aboard the Polar Express!
Saturday, December 5th - Saturday, December 5th
at Grace United Methodist Church | Auburn, AL 36830
The 20th Annual Cookie Walk to benefit Habitat for Humanity will be held on December 5, at Grace United Methodist Church on Glenn Avenue.
at Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve | Auburn, AL 36830
Ho Ho Ho Hike! at the Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve on Saturday, December 5 at 10:00 AM. Fun family hike with nature and holiday theme. No registration required. Admission: can of food for EA Food Bank. Visit our website at http://www.auburn.edu/preserve
Join us for the annual Opelika Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade on December 5, 2015 in historic downtown Opelika.
at Auburn Arena | Auburn, AL 36849
The AU Women's Basketball team will take on East Carolina in the Auburn Arena. Time is TBA.
at Marriott at Grand National | Opelika, AL 36801
Come out for the specialty wine, scotch and food pairing night at the Marriott at Grand National.
Sunday, December 6th
at Wrights Mill Road Elementary | Auburn, AL 36830
The Toys For Tots 5K, 10K and 1 Mile Fun Run will be held December 6 at Wrights Mill Road Elementary School.
Monday, December 7th - Friday, December 11th
at Auburn University
Auburn University Final Exam Week will be December 7-11.
Tuesday, December 8th
at Kreher Preserve & Nature Center | Auburn, AL 36830
Explore the preserve and learn something new each month about plants, wildlife and nature with a trained naturalist who will offer your family fun opportunities for hands-on learning, exploration, and exercise!
Tuesday, December 8th (occurs weekly on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday)
at The Hotel at Auburn University | Auburn, AL
Gather around the fire pit on the Ariccia patio for s’mores and hot chocolate with friends and family.
Wednesday, December 9th - Sunday, December 13th
at Opelika Historic District, 8th & 9th Streets
This Christmas season, December 9-13, Opelika’s Northside Historic District is celebrating like it’s 1899! For five days in early December 60 Victorian and historic homes near downtown Opelika are transformed into colorful, nostalgic reminders of Christmas from a simpler, slower-paced era.
Thursday, December 10th - Thursday, December 10th
at The Hotel at Auburn University | Auburn, AL 36830
Join us for the unveiling of the Gingerbread Village following the Auburn Christmas Parade.
Thursday, December 10th
Join our guides for a peaceful morning walk as you take in the many sights and sounds of the preserve.
at Downtown Auburn
Join us Downtown Auburn for the annual Christmas Parade on December 10 at 5:00 PM!
Friday, December 11th
Whether you’re a young child or a big kid at heart – there will be activities for everyone at this great night out in historic downtown Opelika. Join us for Christmas in a Railroad Town. Visit with friends and enjoy a variety of food vendors and restaurants. Bring the kids to write letters to Santa!
Saturday, December 12th - Sunday, December 13th
The Auburn Preservation League Board of Directors has announced its ninth annual Loveliest Village Christmas Tour of Homes and Buildings for Dec. 12 - 13, 2015.
Saturday, December 12th
at Auburn Arena
Auburn Unversity will host their Fall semester graduation ceremonies on December 12 at the Auburn Arena!
at Toomers Corner
Santa will be on the Corner on December 12 and 13 in Downtown Auburn!
at Jan Dempsey Community Art Center | Auburn, AL 36830
The Auburn Arts Association, Auburn Parks & Recreation and Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center will host the 9th Annual Holiday Art Sale.
at Marriott at Grand National | Opelika, AL 36801
Come out to the Marriott at Grand National on December 12 for a Breakfast Brunch with Santa.
Tuesday, December 15th
The AU Men's Basketball Team will host Mercer at the Auburn Arena.
Wednesday, December 16th - Friday, December 18th
at James E. Martin Aquatics Center | Auburn, AL 36830
Auburn University will host the Auburn Diving Invitational on December 16-18 at the James E. Martin Aquatics Center.
Wednesday, December 16th
The AU Women's Basketball team will take on Winthrop in the Auburn Arena. Time is TBA.
Enjoy Christmas cocktails and holiday hors d’ oeuvres while learning how to master those holiday classics with our in-house mixologists.
Saturday, December 19th
Experience the magic of the holiday season by creating your very own gingerbread house.
Wednesday, December 23rd
The AU Women's Basketball team will take on George Mason in the Auburn Arena. Time is TBA.
Thursday, December 24th - Friday, December 25th
Let The Hotel at Auburn University's culinary team do the cooking for you and enjoy a delicious four course holiday meal in Ariccia.
Thursday, December 31st
Ring in 2016 with a five course sharing menu in Ariccia, a champagne toast at midnight and live jazz in piccolo.
From Thanksgiving to New Years Eve, the Auburn-Opelika area has plenty of events for you and your family to enjoy. With so much happening, we thought we would list them all in one place! Please download the PDF below to print your own schedule to keep up! Happy Thanksgiving & Merry Christmas!
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