Events

The City of Auburn is proud to be a family-friendly venue for many events throughout the year.  From our "Auburn Ever After" event featuring horse drawn princess carriage rides to our "Sounding Off the Christmas Season" celebration, you will find Auburn is a safe, fun place to celebrate and be a part of the community.

Interested in being a Vendor for a 2018 Event?

Click here for the vendor application

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 5 The Princess and the Frog
June 9 Moana
September 8 Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
October 13 The Addams Family

2018 Events

May 5 - Auburn Ever After

4:00 pm

Auburn Ever After Video

Whether you are a princess or a hero, you will love Auburn's premier kid's event. Offering Princess Carriage Rides, special visitors including Elsa, Anna, Cinderella, Shrek, Jasmine, Sleeping Beauty and more (over 20 characters!), this fun event will end with the movie "The Princess & the Frog" in Whistlestop Park next to City Hall. Free entry - carriage rides will be by ticket only, first come-first served.

June 30 - Independence Day Celebration

5:00 pm

Come and celebrate our Country's Independence!  Family fun, kid zone, food games, music and activities.  Live music provided by the Big Don Band.  Area's largest Fireworks display begins at dark.

October 20 - 26th Annual AuburnFest

1:00 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

December 1 - Sounding Off the Christmas Season

5:00 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.