Events

2021 Special Events

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors!!

Pillars of Main Street Sponsors 

    

 Main Street Champion Sponsor

 

Main Street Heritage Sponsor 

SHOPRITE GAS STATION

 

May 15th, 2021 - Auburn Ever After

 

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Auburn Ever After Video

Whether you are a princess or a hero, you will love Auburn's premier kid's event. Special visitors including Elsa, Anna, Cinderella, Shrek, Jasmine, Sleeping Beauty and more (over 20 characters!). Free entry

 

TBD - Georgia Barbecue Association Barbecue Competition

 Sanctioned event hosted by the Georgia Barbecue Association. Click HERE to visit the G.B.A. website for details.

 

July 3rd, 2021 - Independence Day Celebration

5:00 pm

Come and celebrate our Country's Independence!  Family fun, kid zone, food games, music and activities. Barrow County's largest fireworks display begins at dark.

To apply as a vendor for Independence Day Celebration, email jcampbell@cityofauburn-ga.org

 

October 23rd, 2021- 29th Annual AuburnFest

11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Arts, crafts, food, live music, wood turning, and other demonstrations.  We will again host canning, knitting, pie baking and quilting competitions!  Have the best recipe around or the best quilt?  Be sure to be part of this and earn your bragging rights!  Click here for the Rules and Competitor App for the canning, quilting, knitting/crocheting and pie backing competitions

We will also host our annual Trains and Flames Backyard BBQ Competition - think you have the best BBQ around?  Time to put it to the test!  Click here for the BBQ Competition Rules and click here for the competitor application

To apply as a vendor for AuburnFest, email jcampbell@cityofauburn-ga.org

 

 TBD - Public Safety Day

 Spend time with all the local first responders that keep Auburn safe. Meet and greet your local police officers, firefighters, state troopers, EMT's, and many more with all of their vehicles and equipment they use to save lives. Live demonstrations by K-9 units, rescue units, and the Life Flight helicopter. 

 

December 5th, 2021- Sounding Off the Christmas Season

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Ring in the Holiday Season with the City of Auburn! Enjoy food, music, a live nativity, and the ceremonial lighting of Downtown Auburn. Santa will be visiting along with his LIVE reindeer! This is a don't miss event for your family.

 

Recurring Events 

In addition to our events, we offer Community Yard Sales throughout the spring and summer (March - September 2nd Saturday of the month), a Farmer's Market (every Wednesday June through August), the Auburn OWLS (Older Wiser Laughing Seniors) our age 55 and better group (3rd Wednesday of every month) and our Movies at Whistlestop Park.   The movies this year are great!   Please see the movie schedule and list of events below.

May 15, 2021Frozen 2 (shown at the end of Auburn Ever After
June 12, 2021Toy Story 4
July 10, 2021The Secret Life of Pets 2
August 14, 2021Pokemon: Detective Pikachu
September 11, 2021

Onward

 October 30, 2021Coco