Cheers on the Corner

Experience a culinary journey on July 26 in downtown Auburn where you'll enjoy expertly crafted sips paired with savory bites from local restaurants. With live…

Chewacla State Park

Beautiful Chewacla State Park features over 696 acres of recreation and play space, including swimming and fishing areas, over 30 miles of biking and hiking…

Becky Jones

Toomer's Corner

When Toomer’s lemonade ranked number one in Esquire magazine’s “162 Reasons It’s Good To Be An American." it was only about 105 years after the rest of us…

Nancy Simmons

Bow & Arrow

From the talented chef-owner who brought us Acre, Bow & Arrow is where South Texas barbecue meets Alabama potluck. Casual and authentic, Bow & Arrow serves…

Grand National

Robert Trent Jones himself proclaimed Grand National the “single greatest site for a golf course” he had ever seen. Recognized by writers, designers, and…

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Scenic drives and historic rail lines meander through live oaks, dogwoods, and azaleas in the spirited destination of Auburn-Opelika. A distinctive place defined by warm hospitality and a surprising churn of activities and people, it’s made for those seeking authentic experiences. It’s the coolest college town in the South and his hip older sister. Auburn-Opelika. It gets into your soul. 

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    Why Auburn-Opelika

    Auburn-Opelika is modern hospitality. Here, you'll find a boutique town that's budget-friendly, a backyard full of Alabama pines, trails, and waterways to explore, year-round gentle seasons, legendary restaurants, a hub for engineering, a vibrant and youthful community, and venues that are extensions of our forward-thinking mentality and rooted traditions.

    The Auburn-Opelika Explorer

    Explore the vibrant Auburn-Opelika community in our blog, showcasing the welcoming spirit, sports culture, and unique attractions. Discover why Auburn-Opelika is the coolest college town in the South with top-notch amenities, a central location, and a perfect blend of easygoing and energetic vibes.