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A Unique Alabama Getaway

November 30, 2020 Jack Tuthill
Toomer's Drugstore
The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center’s motto remains, “At Auburn, we’re family, and our roots run deep.” While the hotel was founded in 1988, it provides a historical glimpse into the city’s past, most notably Auburn University, one of the largest, most prestigious campuses in the South. The hotel itself reigns as a unique Alabama getaway—one that provides ample sophistication, first-class hospitality, and a gateway to downtown’s village feel.
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Ariccia Cucina Italiana: An Award-Winning Wine Bar in Auburn

October 20, 2020 Jack Tuthill
Wine Room and Private Dining Room
Ariccia Cucina is the premier Italian eatery in the city, thanks in large part to its home made pasta and desserts. However, this modernized Auburn wine bar is also home to an extensive, 1,500-bottle cellar, featuring over 350 labels from Northern California, Italy, Argentina, Chile, Oregon, and far beyond. And, earlier this year, Ariccia Cucina was awarded Wine Spectator’s “Best of Award of Excellence” for its wine selection, alongside only three other restaurants in Alabama.
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Barn Wedding Venues in Auburn, AL: Ag Heritage Park

September 20, 2020 Jack Tuthill
Auburn Barn Wedding Scene
Thanks to glorious weather year round outdoor barn weddings are perfect for the Auburn AL climate. The Hotel at Auburn University is proud to be the official catering company of Auburn University’s newly-renovated, 30-acre Ag Heritage Park, home to the “Red Barn” along Donahue Drive. The park pavilion rests on the southern rim of campus, one mile away from the hotel. It’s the whole package: natural beauty, southern sophistication, and crowd-pleasing convenience.
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Farmer's Markets

August 19, 2020 Jack Tuthill
A Comprehensive Auburn Farmers Market Guide Typically, regardless of the state, a city only has one farmers market where the region’s finest agronomists, botanists, and craftspeople gather in hopes of selling some of their organic, locally-sourced products. Here in the Auburn/Opelika area, visitors and locals alike have the rare opportunity to visit four distinct ...
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Weekend Getaways

August 19, 2020 Jack Tuthill
Extended Weekend Getaways in Alabama: Downtown Auburn There’s assuredly never been a more desirable time to escape the city en route to a quiet, historic destination. While we cannot predict the future, we know that The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center will remain a hospitable beacon for couples, families, ...
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