Oh What Fun in Auburn


With winter chill comes festive holiday fun!  Bring friends, your family, or just yourself to our beloved Auburn community traditions.

Auburn's Ice Rink

A cherished winter pastime comes to Downtown Auburn! From now until January 31st, glide your way to winter fun. Purchase tickets at Gosanko Chocolate (1 E. Main St.) which is across from rink. Children under 12: $6 and all others $8. Monday - Friday 3PM - 7PM; Saturday - Sunday 11AM - 7PM.

Christmas Tea at the Neely Mansion

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Sessions at 12:00, 1:30, 3:00

Adults $15, Children $10  (5-10 yrs.)

Featuring a delicious seasonal buffet tea, tours of the Mansion, costumed docents, holiday music, and an opportunity to take your own seasonal photos. RESERVE YOUR SEAT

Santa Parade and Tree Lighting 

Saturday, December 1, 2018    4:30 PM

FREE, Downtown Auburn

A festive and fun children's parade, which is followed by community caroling and the lighting of the City Hall Christmas Tree and a spectacular synchronized light show.    


Sunday, December 2 from 1PM - 3PM

Come have your picture taken with Santa and his lovely wife in their beautiful Victorian era costumes. Than mansion will be decorated for the holidays as well.You can take pictures yourself for FREE! 

Neely Mansion, 12303 SE Auburn Black Diamond Rd, Auburn

The best christmas page

December 7 - 16
Auburn Avenue Theater

Tickets: $14 - $22

The Herdmans are the worst kids in the history of the world--so when they crash Sunday school and demand parts in the Christmas pageant, the whole town panics. Join us for this buoyant musical adaptation of the funny and touching holiday classic.

Late Play Date

Thursday, December 6 from 6PM – 8PM

Late Play Date - Special Visit w/ Santa AND Santa Squatch! 

FREE admission and themed activities perfect for families with children 3-12 years of age.

CookieS & SAnTA

Saturday, December 15 from 10AM-12PM

Cookies + Santa.. probably the best pairing ever! Come have treats with the big man at the Santa Set at the Outlet Collection!


December 16 from 3PM - 7PM
At Santa Set inside the Outlet Collection 

Pets LOVE Santa, too! 

Monday, December 17, 2018 at 7:30PM
Celebrate the holidays with Auburn Symphony Orchestra! 
 Bring the whole family for Trans-Siberian Orchestra rock arrangements of your favorite holiday tunes, plus the Concert Suite from The Polar Express.  Come early for family-friendly activities and bring a non-perishable food item benefiting the Auburn Food Bank!     


Saturday, December 22, 2PM

7:30 pm - SOLD OUT
Auburn Avenue Theater
Join Danny Vernon as he presents classic Elvis along with some great traditional Christmas selections.  Tickets: $25/$22.