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The Hotel at Auburn University & Dixon Conference Center features a premier location near top attractions in Auburn, AL. Keep up with happenings at our downtown Auburn hotel via the press releases below.

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2017

January

Porte Cochere

Press Release | January 19, 2017

Hotel at Auburn begins construction on new porte cochere

OA News | January 29, 2017

February

Marquee

Press Release | February 9, 2017

Leonardo Maurelli: Setting the Table with Culture

Auburn Alumni | February 24, 2017

March

Sikes: Ariccia created a memorable evening at its Soter Wine Dinner

Opelika-Auburn News | March 13, 2017

Mrs. Annie's Fried Chicken 

Press Release  March 27, 2017

April

Electric Car Charging

Press Release April 3, 2017

The Hotel at Auburn University's fried chicken ranked amoung best in South by Garden & Gun Magazine

Opelika-Auburn News | April 7, 2017

May

Big House A·T Takeover

Press Release | May 9, 2017

2017 Renovations

Press Release | May 18, 2017

June

Renovations underway at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center

Auburn Plainsman | June 2, 2017

Hotel at Auburn opens renovated entrance

OA News | June 7, 2017

Hotel at Auburn University holds ribbon cutting ceremony

Auburn Plainsman | June 7, 2017

July

Oktoberfest to be held October 21

Auburn Plainsman | July 24, 2017

August

Alabama Restaurant Week

Press Release | August 2,2017

New Lunch Menu

Press Release | August 2,2017

September

2017 ARHA Scholarship Recipient Clayton Ann Halla

ARHA Now, Vol 6 Issue 3 | September 30, 2017

Hotel at Auburn University's Stoker and LaGrand serve up Bloody Marys with a side of history

Opelika-Auburn News | September 17, 2017

October 

Eighth annual Oktoberfest to be held this Saturday

Auburn Plainsman | October 18, 2017

Last day to purchase Oktoberfest tickets

OA News | October 19, 2017

The Hotel at Auburn University is Honored with Convention South's Pretigious Top Renovated Meeting Site Award

Press Release | October 19, 2017

Eighth annual Oktoberfest Hops back onto The Plains

Auburn Plainsman | October 22, 2017

A·T Ariccia Trattoria Hosting Pop-Up Chefs’ Fundraiser to Benefit “¡ADELANTE!” Initiative for Puerto Rico 

Press Release | October 25, 2017

November

¡ADELANTE! Initiative for Puerto Rico to be held Thursday at The Hotel at Auburn University

OA News | November 1, 2017

Auburn chefs come together to support Puerto Rico

Auburn Plainsman | November 4, 2017

Hospitality Gala hosts top chefs from around the globe

Auburn Plainsman | November 10, 2017

Auburn University's Hospitality Gala raises $400k toward scholarships

Opelika-Auburn News | November 10, 2017

December

Holiday cheer spreads to Auburn with annual parade and gingerbread village unveiling

Auburn Plainsman | December 10, 2017


2016

January

Easter Brunch at The Hotel at Auburn University

Alabama Travel | January 29, 2016

 Mother’s Day at The Hotel at Auburn University

Auburn Chamber | January 29, 2016

 February

Auburn Chefs to attend South Beach Food and Wine Festival

Corner News | February 10, 2016

 Valentine’s Day Specials

AO Tourism | February 12, 2016

 The Hotel at Auburn University Gives Students Real-World Experience

Auburn Family | February 11, 2016

 March

Auburn chef part of culinary team at Willie Nelson's Texas fundraiser

Opelika-Auburn News |March 25, 2016

 Things to do in Auburn and Opelika: Easter weekend

Opelika-Auburn News | March 25, 2016

 Utilizing your options this Easter weekend

Corner News | March 25, 2016

April

May

Try These 12 Alabama Restaurants For A Magical Outdoor Dining Experience

Only in Your State | May 20, 2016

June

July

AT deserves your attention

OA News | July 15, 2016

Local chef on the rise

The Corner News | July 19, 2016


2015

JANUARY

Worth the Drive: Ariccia
Alabama Living

FEBRUARY

Valentine's Day Gift & Dining Guide
The Corner | February 11, 2015

MARCH

Ariccia Uncorked series kicks off Thursday with Miura Vineyards
The Corner | March 9, 2015

APRIL

Man born with no arms or legs shares inspirational message
OA News | April 18, 2015

Handi-capable farmer' spreads positive message at Auburn
WSFA-TV | April 17, 2015

Local Feature: The Hotel at Auburn University Where Business and Academia Meet
Southern Tatler | April 2015

MAY

Chef Leo returning to AU hotel in June
Auburn Villager | May 21, 2015

Auburn, Opelika to host Memorial day events
OA News | May 21, 2015

JULY

Back Home: Maurelli leads hotel's culinary team
OA News | July 9, 2015

AUktoberfest seeks home brewers for competition
OA News | July 11, 2015

September

Oktoberfest brings a taste of Germany

Wopular | September 15, 2015

The Hotel at Auburn University’s Oktoberfest

Downtown Auburn Online | September 15, 2015  

Fall into fun this fall

OA Now Online |September 17, 2015  

October  

Oktoberfest: In celebration of beer

Opelika-Auburn News Online |October 5, 2015

Weekend Events: October 9th - October 11th

WRBL-TV Online | October 9, 2015

The Hotel at Auburn University Oktoberfest 2015

BeerFests.com |October 10, 2015

 The Hotel at Auburn University hosts the sixth Oktoberfest

The Auburn Plainsman | October 11, 2015 

November

Holiday Events Calendar

AuburnVillager.com |November 24, 2015

Chef Leo’s Beet Potato Salad

AuburnVillager.com |November 24, 2015 

December

Ariccia Italian Trattoria & Bar

 RSVP Montgomer | November/December 2015

Auburn Chamber eXPRESS Newsletter Weekly Newsletter

Auburn Chamber eXPRESS Newsletter | December 1, 2015

Annual Gingerbread Village unveiling next week

Opelika-Auburn News Online | December 4, 2015

Auburn Chamber eXPRESS Newsletter Weekly Newsletter

Auburn Chamber eXPRESS Newsletter | December 8, 2015

 Hotel at Auburn University unveils 2015 Gingerbread Village

Opelika-Auburn News Online | December 10, 2015

 Auburn Chamber eXPRESS Newsletter Weekly Newsletter

Auburn Chamber eXPRESS Newsletter | December 15, 2015

Iconic Auburn buildings turned into gingerbread fantasy land

Alabama News Center | December 15, 2015

Auburn Chamber eXPRESS Newsletter Weekly Newsletter

Auburn Chamber eXPRESS Newsletter | December 22, 2015

Auburn, Opelika stores and restaurants open on Christmas Eve

Opelika-Auburn News Online | December 23, 2015

Auburn Chamber eXPRESS Newsletter Weekly Newsletter

Publication Name |December 29, 2015


2014

MARCH

Chef Cruz cooks fresh at the Hotel at AU
The Auburn Villager | March 5, 2014

APRIL

Ariccia Trattoria & Bar introduces a la carte brunch menu
The Corner | April 8, 2014

Auburn’s 22nd Annual Hospitality Gala
Eagle Eye TV | April 2014

MAY

Ariccia to host craft beer dinner
The Corner | May 13, 2014

Leadership Lee County recognizes graduates
OA News | May 20, 2014

JUNE

Le Diner en Blanc featuring Chef Fernando Cruz
East Alabama Living Magazine | June 2014

2014 Southern Hospitality Hotel
Convention South | June 24, 2014

JULY

The Hotel at Auburn University Hires New Director of Sales and Marketing
Lodging Magazine | July 9, 2014

Todd Scholl has been appointed Director of Sales & Marketing at Hotel at Auburn University
Hospitality Net | July 11, 2014

Scholl tapped director of sales and marketing at The Hotel at Auburn University
OA News | July 12, 2014

Best of Bama Awards – Best Bar, Piccolo

Alabama Magazine | July-August 2014

SEPTEMBER

Area chefs Fernando Cruz, Janai Simpson compete in ‘Hell’s Kitchen’
Ledger-Enquirer | September 9, 2014

College Towns in the South- Auburn, AL
Southbound | September 14, 2014

Auburn chef to compete on ‘Hell’s Kitchen’
OA News | September 16, 2014

Craft beer and German food offered at Oktoberfest
The Auburn Plainsman | September 12, 2014

Oktoberfest gets crafty at The Hotel at Auburn University
The Corner | September 17, 2014

March of Dimes Signature Chefs surpasses goal
OA News | September 17, 2014

Auburn chef cooks his way to season 13 of “Hell’s Kitchen”
The Auburn Plainsman | September 20, 2014

Hotel at Auburn University to host annual Oktoberfest
OA News | September 18, 2014

Oktoberfest 2014: A Saturday afternoon spent sampling beer
The Auburn Plainsman | September 23, 2014

OCTOBER

Auburn man competes on Hell’s Kitchen
Eagle Eye TV | October 2014

Tacorita bartender wins regional competition at the Hotel at Auburn University
OA News | October 1, 2014

Auburn bartender advances to state competition
Eagle Eye News | October 2014

2014 Reader’s Choice Awards
Convention South | October 21, 2014

NOVEMBER

A home cooked Thanksgiving meal away from your home
The Corner | November 14, 2014

14 great ways to get into the holiday spirit in the Southeast
Atlanta Journal Constitution | November 15, 2014

This week on Hell’s Kitchen
The Auburn Plainsman | November 19, 2014

The yummiest village on the plains
The Corner | November 30, 2014

DECEMBER

Hospitality Stars of the Industry Awards

The Main Entrée | Winter Issue

Christmas in a Gingerbread Town
Auburn University Food Systems Institute | December 2014

AU hotel to unveil largest-ever gingerbread village Thursday
OA News | December 2, 2014

Hotel at Auburn Hosts Teddy Bear Tea
The Auburn Plainsman | December 21, 2014

Auburn, Opelika restaurants prepare for holiday diners
OA News | December 25, 2014

Auburn, Opelika host New Year’s Eve bashes
OA News | December 30, 2014


2013

Hotel Spotlight: The Hotel at Auburn University
The Main Entrée | Spring 2013

Farm-to-Table Dinners return to Ariccia Trattoria & Bar in Auburn starting June 6
Ledger-Enquirer | May 30, 2013

Auburn present’s own taste of Germany
The Corner | September 26, 2013

Ariccia offers new flavors of Italy
The Corner | October 15, 2013

Sugar, Spice and everything Auburn, A5
The Auburn Plainsman | December 5, 2013

New Year’s Eve Event Guide
The Corner | December 29, 2013

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