Parks and Recreation

The 2018 Shugar Bowl rescheduled to Thursday, November 15.  All start times remain the same.

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2018 Shugar Bowl rescheduled to Thursday, Nov. 15
AACT stages 'To Kill a Mockingbird'
Mastering the Art of Wench Cooking book signing Nov. 14
Screening on the Lawn on Nov. 15
Special Olympics Flag Football Iron Bowl
Polar Express Holiday Celebration Tickets SOLD OUT
Pine Hill Cemetery marker cleaning project
Holiday Art Sale vendors full
2018 Jingle Jog 5k and Santa Stroll Fun Run Registration Opens Saturday, September 1
20th Annual Juried Art Show winners

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Harris Center

425 Perry St

  1. Email: webparksrec@auburnalabama.org
  2. Phone: (334) 501-2930
  3. Hours:  M-F: 8AM-5PM

Rebecca Richardson

Parks & Recreation Director

  1. Phone: (334) 501-2930
  2. Email: brichardson@auburnalabama.org


The mission of the Auburn Parks and Recreation Department is twofold: to provide quality leisure services and facilities to the citizens of Auburn and to appropriately manage Auburn's cemeteries. We will achieve this by:

  • Establishing and organizing quality programs that address the diverse leisure interests of Auburn's citizens
  • Managing safe, well-maintained parks, facilities, and cemeteries
  • Exceeding the needs of citizens, advisory groups, local officials, and the media through a commitment to effective and efficient delivery of services and a positive approach to customer service
  • Continuing to offer innovative programs and up-to-date facilities