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Events for August 2014

  • ASA 10u A Southern National

    ASA 10U A SOUTHERN NATIONAL

    Thursday, July 31st - Sunday, August 3rd

    at Auburn Softball Complex | Auburn, AL 36830

    The Auburn Softball Complex will host the ASA 10u A Southern National for Girls FP 10u. MORE »

    Tags: Athletics, Games, High School, Tournament, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • First Friday featuring Satin Soul

    FIRST FRIDAY FEATURING SATIN SOUL

    Friday, August 1st

    at Event Center Downtown | Opelika, AL 36801

    The Event Center Downtown will host Firday Friday featuring Satin Soul (R & B and Jazz) on August 1. MORE »

    Tags: Performing Arts, Special Events and Adults 18 and Older

  • 5th Annual Farewell Summer Block Party and Outdoor Summer Movie

    5TH ANNUAL FAREWELL SUMMER BLOCK PARTY AND OUTDOOR SUMMER MOVIE

    Friday, August 1st - Friday, August 1st
    6:00 PM until 10:00 PM

    at Town Creek Park | Auburn , AL 36832

    Join Auburn Parks and Recreation as we send summer out in style at the Farewell Summer Block Party, sponsored by Chick-fil-A on Magnolia Avenue, on Friday, August 1 at 6 p.m. at Town Creek Park. MORE »

    Tags: Concert, Parks and Families

  • Summer Outdoor Movie Series

    SUMMER OUTDOOR MOVIE SERIES

    Friday, August 1st
    8:30 PM until 10:30 PM

    at Duck Samford Park | Auburn, AL 36830

    Want to enjoy a FREE movie along with your closest family and friends during a warm summer night? Then join us for FREE movies that will make you laugh, make you cry and are fun for the whole family! We will offer a wide assortment to cater to a variety of audiences from children to adults! MORE »

    Tags: Film, Outdoor and Families

  • Cale Dodds

    CALE DODDS

    Friday, August 1st - Friday, August 1st
    10:00 PM until 11:59 PM

    at Bourbon Street Bar | Auburn, AL 36830

    Rising country star Cale Dodds takes the stage at 10PM. 19+ $5 tickets! MORE »

    Tags: Concert, Nightlife and Adults 18 and Older

  • First Fridays

    FIRST FRIDAYS "SHOP LATE, EAT LOCAL"

    Friday, August 1st (occurs monthly on the 1st Friday)
    until 8:00 PM

    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 MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Auburn University Graduation

    AUBURN UNIVERSITY GRADUATION

    Saturday, August 2nd

    at Auburn Arena

    Auburn University will hold their Summer Graduation cermonies on August 2, 2014 in the Auburn Arena! MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Sportsplex Tri for Kids

    SPORTSPLEX TRI FOR KIDS

    Saturday, August 2nd

    at Opelika Sportsplex | Opelika, AL

    The Sportsplex Tri for Kids & Small Fry Tri will be held on August 2nd, 2014! MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, Health & Fitness, Youth and Pre-teens

  • United Way of Lee County Stuff the Bus School Supply

    UNITED WAY OF LEE COUNTY STUFF THE BUS SCHOOL SUPPLY

    Saturday, August 2nd - Saturday, August 2nd
    10:00 AM until 3:00 PM

    at Tiger Town Shopping Center | Opelika, AL 36801

    The United Way of Lee County will be hosting our annual “Stuff the Bus” school supply drive at Tiger Town on August 2nd. The school supply drive benefits children in need in all 3 school systems. All donations will be distributed evenly between Auburn, Opelika, an MORE »

  • NCAA Auburn Regional (Gymnastics)

    NCAA AUBURN REGIONAL (GYMNASTICS)

    Monday, August 4th
    6:00 PM

    at Auburn Arena | Auburn, AL 36849

    Auburn University will host the NCAA Gymnastics Auburn Regional on April 4 at 6:00 PM at the Auburn Arena. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, College, Indoor, Tournament, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Alabama State Junior Open Tennis Tournament

    ALABAMA STATE JUNIOR OPEN TENNIS TOURNAMENT

    Friday, August 8th - Monday, August 11th

    at Yarbrough Tennis Center

    The Yarbrough Tennis Center will host the Alabama State Junior Open on August 8-11, 2014. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Tournament, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Summer Outdoor Movie Series

    SUMMER OUTDOOR MOVIE SERIES

    Friday, August 8th
    8:30 PM until 10:30 PM

    at Duck Samford Park | Auburn, AL 36830

    Want to enjoy a FREE movie along with your closest family and friends during a warm summer night? Then join us for FREE movies that will make you laugh, make you cry and are fun for the whole family! We will offer a wide assortment to cater to a variety of audiences from children to adults! MORE »

    Tags: Film, Outdoor and Families

  • The Southern Revelry

    THE SOUTHERN REVELRY

    Saturday, August 9th
    12:00 PM until 11:00 PM

    at The Overall Company | Opelika, AL 36801

    The Overall Company is hosting its annual celebration of Southern culture called The Southern Revelry Saturday, Aug. 9. MORE »

    Tags: Concert, Special Events, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Blues and Barbecue

    BLUES AND BARBECUE

    Saturday, August 9th
    1:00 PM until 3:00 PM

    at Auburn University Student Center Ballroom

    This first Blues and Barbecue event will be specifically tailored to those families who have a student going through Panhellenic Recruitment. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families and Adults 18 and Older

  • Bulls, Bands & Barrels

    BULLS, BANDS & BARRELS

    Saturday, August 9th
    5:30 PM

    at Lee County Fairgrounds | Opelika, AL 36801

    Bulls, Bands and Barrels is coming to Lee County Fairgrounds in Opelika on August 9. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Auburn Panhellenic Recruitment 2014

    AUBURN PANHELLENIC RECRUITMENT 2014

    Sunday, August 10th - Saturday, August 16th

    at Auburn University Campus

    We hope that you are looking forward to attending Auburn University and participating in recruitment August 10-16, 2014. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, College and Adults 18 and Older

  • Pat Dye Book Signing

    PAT DYE BOOK SIGNING

    Sunday, August 10th - Sunday, August 10th
    12:30 PM until 3:00 PM

    at United States | Auburn, Al 36849

    Former Auburn University head football coach, Pat Dye, will host a book signing for his new autobiography on Fan Day, August 10th, 2014 at the Auburn University Bookstore, on campus in Haley Center. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events and College

  • Auburn Football Fan Day

    AUBURN FOOTBALL FAN DAY

    Sunday, August 10th
    3:30 PM until 5:30 PM

    at Auburn Arena | Auburn, AL 36849

    The annual Auburn Fan Day presented by Golden Flake will take place Sunday, August 10, from 3:30-5:30 CT at Auburn Arena. Admission is free. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • USSSA Baseball Tournament

    USSSA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

    Friday, August 15th - Sunday, August 17th

    at Auburn Softball Complex | Auburn, AL 36830

    The Auburn Softball Complex will host the USSSA Baseball tournament for 9u-13u boys! MORE »

    Tags: Athletics, Outdoor, Tournament, Youth, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Float-N-Movie featuring Surf's UP

    FLOAT-N-MOVIE FEATURING SURF'S UP

    Friday, August 15th
    8:30 PM

    at Samford Pool | Auburn, AL 36830

    Enjoy float-n-movies on select Fridays in June, July, and August at Samford Pool. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Tiger Town Scavenger Hunt

    TIGER TOWN SCAVENGER HUNT

    Saturday, August 16th
    10:00 AM until 6:00 PM

    at National Bank of Commerce & Tigertown Merchants | Opelika, AL 36801

    The Tiger Town Merchant Association will host a scavenger hunt on Saturday, August 16 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Thunder Road Classic

    THUNDER ROAD CLASSIC

    Friday, August 22nd - Sunday, August 24th

    The Auburn Soccer Association will be hosting it's annual Thunder Road classic on August 22-24. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Tournament, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • USSSA Baseball Tournament

    USSSA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

    Friday, August 22nd - Sunday, August 24th

    at Auburn Softball Complex | Auburn, AL 36830

    The Auburn Softball Complex will host the USSSA Baseball tournament for 9u-13u boys! MORE »

    Tags: Athletics, Outdoor, Tournament, Youth, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Randall Bramblett in concert

    RANDALL BRAMBLETT IN CONCERT

    Friday, August 22nd
    7:30 PM until 10:00 PM

    at a | Auburn, AL 36830

    He's toured and recorded with The Allman Brothers, Sea Level, Steve Winwood and many more, and he's coming to Auburn on August 22. Come see Randall Bramblett at Sundilla. MORE »

    Tags: Concert, Special Events, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Caving at The Forest Ecology Preserve

    CAVING AT THE FOREST ECOLOGY PRESERVE

    Saturday, August 23rd
    10:00 AM until 11:30 AM

    at Forest Ecology Preserve | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join us for an exciting program where you will learn about this adventurous pastime and the cave systems found in Alabama. Program will be held Saturday, August 23th at 10 am. at the Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Color Me Auburn 5K

    COLOR ME AUBURN 5K

    Saturday, August 23rd
    6:00 PM

    The Auburn Student Alumni Association proudly presents the second annual Color Me Auburn 5K! MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Open Auditions for 2014 Production of the Nutcracker

    OPEN AUDITIONS FOR 2014 PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER

    Sunday, August 24th - Sunday, August 24th
    2:00 PM until 5:00 PM

    at Nix Dance Studio | Auburn, AL

    East Alabama Community Ballet invites dancers to an open audition for its 2014 production of the Nutcracker. Auditions are August 24. Ages 6-10 from 2:00-3:00, Ages 11-14 from 3:00-4:00, and 15 years and up from 4:00-5:00. Please arrive 20 minutes early to register. MORE »

    Tags: Performing Arts, Special Events and Theatre

  • College Colors Day T-Shirt Event

    COLLEGE COLORS DAY T-SHIRT EVENT

    Friday, August 29th - Friday, August 29th
    10:00 AM until 2:00 PM

    at Auburn University Bookstore | Auburn, AL 36849

    Come celebrate College Colors Day at the Auburn University Bookstore’s College Colors Day T-shirt Event. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events and College

  • Friday Football Luncheon

    FRIDAY FOOTBALL LUNCHEON

    Friday, August 29th
    12:00 PM

    Kickoff home game weekends at the Friday Football Luncheon. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AUsome Amphibians & Reptiles

    AUSOME AMPHIBIANS & REPTILES

    Friday, August 29th
    4:00 PM until 5:00 PM

    at Kreher Nature Center | Auburn, AL 36830

    Join the Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve staff for a one hour presentation on the AUsome amphibians and reptiles found in our state and beyond. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Animals & Pets, Parks, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Football, Fans, and Feathers

    FOOTBALL, FANS, AND FEATHERS

    Friday, August 29th
    4:00 PM

    at Edgar B. Carter Amphitheater

    Join us for Football, Fans, and Feathers hosted by the Southeastern Raptor Center at the Edgar B. Carter Amphitheater at 4:00 PM prior to every home football game! MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Jordan-Hare Stadium Locker Room Tours

    JORDAN-HARE STADIUM LOCKER ROOM TOURS

    Friday, August 29th
    4:00 PM until 6:00 PM

    at Jordan-Hare Stadium | Auburn, AL 36849

    Come experience the pre-game locker room setup for the Auburn football team at Jordan-Hare Stadium on fridays prior to each home game from 4-6 pm. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Soccer vs. UC Irvine

    AU SOCCER VS. UC IRVINE

    Friday, August 29th
    7:00 PM

    at Auburn Soccer Complex

    Auburn Soccer will host UC Irvine in its home opener on August 29 at 7 p.m. at the Auburn Soccer Complex. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Auburn Alumni Association Hospitality Tent

    AUBURN ALUMNI ASSOCIATION HOSPITALITY TENT

    Saturday, August 30th - Saturday, August 30th

    at Wallace Center Lawn | Auburn, AL 35860

    Want a lasting, hassle-free tailgating spot that doesn't cost an arm and a leg? You got it: the Alumni Hospitality Tent on home game days. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College and Families

  • AU Football vs. Arkansas

    AU FOOTBALL VS. ARKANSAS

    Saturday, August 30th
    3:00 PM

    at Jordan-Hare Stadium

    Come cheer on your Auburn Tigers as they take on Arkansas! MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • AU Soccer vs. Georgia Southern

    AU SOCCER VS. GEORGIA SOUTHERN

    Sunday, August 31st
    2:30 PM

    at Auburn Soccer Complex

    Auburn Soccer will host Georgia Southern at home on August 31 at 2:30 p.m. at the Auburn Soccer Complex. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Athletics, College, Outdoor, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Opelika Farmer's Market

    OPELIKA FARMER'S MARKET

    Tuesday, June 3rd - Tuesday, September 30th
    3:00 PM until 6:00 PM

    at Opelika Courthouse Square

    The Opelika Farmer's Market will be held every Tuesday from 3-6 p.m. in the Opelika Courthouse Square. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Parks, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • John Augustus Walker's Historical Panorama of Alabama Agriculture

    JOHN AUGUSTUS WALKER'S HISTORICAL PANORAMA OF ALABAMA AGRICULTURE

    Friday, August 1st (occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday until 9/21/2014)

    at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36849

    Walker’s ten-panel Panorama looks back to the area’s Native American first farmers and culminates with a surrealistic cornucopia of modern advances in farm technology and its benefits. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Visual Arts, Arts & Crafts, Parks, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Matt Moulthrop: Auburn Oak and Heartwood: Woodturned Vessels by Ed, Philip, and Matt Moulthrop

    MATT MOULTHROP: AUBURN OAK AND HEARTWOOD: WOODTURNED VESSELS BY ED, PHILIP, AND MATT MOULTHROP

    Friday, August 1st (occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday until 9/21/2014)

    at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36830

    Matt Moulthrop is a third generation master woodturner, having been taught by both his grandfather, Ed Moulthrop, and his father, Philip Moulthrop. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Visual Arts, Arts & Crafts, Parks, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Picturing an Era: Art from the Great Depression to the Second World War

    PICTURING AN ERA: ART FROM THE GREAT DEPRESSION TO THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    Friday, August 1st (occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday until 9/21/2014)

    at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art | Auburn, AL 36849

    Assembled from JCSM’s permanent collection to accompany the adjacent installation of John Augustus Walker’s Historical Panorama of Alabama Agriculture, painted during this same period, Picturing an Era features artists of wide renown. MORE »

    Tags: Visual Arts, Arts & Crafts, Parks, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Extended Museum Gallery and Cafe Hours

    EXTENDED MUSEUM GALLERY AND CAFE HOURS

    Thursday, August 7th (occurs weekly on Thursday until 8/1/2015)
    5:00 PM until 8:00 PM

    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. MORE »

    Tags: Comedy, Concert, Film, Performing Arts, Special Events, Theatre, Visual Arts, Lectures, Arts & Crafts, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older and Senior Citizens

  • The Market at Ag Heritage Park

    THE MARKET AT AG HERITAGE PARK

    Thursday, August 7th (occurs weekly on Thursday until 8/21/2014)
    3:00 PM until 6:00 PM

    at Corner of Donahue Drive and Lem Morrison Drive

    The Market at Ag Heritage Park is an open-air farmers' market held each Thursday, 3 to 6 p.m., during the spring and summer growing season at Ag Heritage Park on the Auburn University campus. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Parks, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

  • Auburn University Welcome Week

    AUBURN UNIVERSITY WELCOME WEEK

    Wednesday, August 13th - Saturday, August 23rd

    at Auburn University

    Auburn University hosts Welcome Week, August 17-24! MORE »

    Tags: Special Events and Adults 18 and Older

  • Blues and Barbecue

    BLUES AND BARBECUE

    Wednesday, August 13th
    4:00 PM until 6:00 PM

    at Auburn University Student Center Ballroom

    Take a break from moving in your new student to join the Office of Parent and Family Programs, Welcome Week, and the Student Government Association for Blues and Barbecue. MORE »

    Tags: Special Events, Families and Adults 18 and Older

  • Opelika Is Film Movie Series

    OPELIKA IS FILM MOVIE SERIES

    Thursday, August 14th
    6:00 PM

    at Opelika Train Station

    In the first project of Opelika Is Film, Cottonseed Studios and Opelika Main Street will debut Opelika Film Night. MORE »

    Tags: Film, Nightlife, Families, Adults 18 and Older, Senior Citizens, Pre-teens and Teenagers

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