Five Things for This Week in Opelika

Five Things for This Week in Opelika

So I thought I would try to give you five things to think about or do this week. Could be a new feature of the Blog if I can carry this on. Jazz Night at Eight & Rail – I just have always been a fan of Jazz and truly enjoy the music this one night a week. Starts at 7PM Trivia at Niffer’s Thursday– A favorite of mine, since I’ve been on the winning team the past two weeks. It kicks off at 7PM. Taste of Event Center Downtown…

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Valentine’s Swing Dance at Event Center Downtown feature Auburn Knights

Valentine’s Swing Dance at Event Center Downtown feature Auburn Knights

From Facebook and the Auburn Knights comes this! Come dance the night away on February 15 at the Event Center Downtown in Opelika. This venue is awesome and we are so excited to be playing here! Downtown Opelika is filled with incredible restaurants, so come enjoy dinner and then head on over for some dancing and great music.  Don’t know how to swing dance? No problem! Back by popular demand, Chris and Laura Olds of the AU Swing Dance Association will provide dance instruction for the first hour.  Admission is…

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First Friday Opelika Unplugged

First Friday Opelika Unplugged

From the folks at The Event Center Downtown! It’s Opelika Unplugged! We have a special treat with Bruce Michael Miller coming back down from Nashville to entertain us along with Catherine Kimbro, Joseph W McClure, Christina Cecrle, Dylan Brabham and Wally Montgomery!! The show starts at 7.30pm CST. Admission is only $5! Also, all the shops in downtown Opelika are open late the first Friday of every month! Please come early and please tell your friends about this wonderful platform of songwriters! Tweet Share Share +1 EmailTotal Shares 0

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Reservations Might Be A Good Idea – Elvis at Event Center

Reservations Might Be A Good Idea – Elvis at Event Center

David Lee is one of the best Elvis Impersonators and he’s coming to Opelika’s Event Center Downtown  on January 19th. $15 for Advance Tickets and $20 at the Door with some Reserved Tables available as well.  Here’s his website www.elvis4u.com –  David Lee is from Birmingham, Alabama. His show is the most authentic, most professional show around. It is done with the utmost class and respect for Elvis and suitable for any age group. David Lee is a dynamic performer with an outstanding voice and has been performing his tribute to Elvis…

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Simone Simonton, Songwriter and New Friend

Simone Simonton, Songwriter and New Friend

So Friday Night, I’m heading over to Jefferson’s to grab an end of week brew and find a stranger sitting at the bar. When you go as much as me and friends, a new face always stands out. Being one to not meet a new friend, I said hello to Simone Simonton and learned she was in town for the “Unplugged Opelika” singer/songwriter event at the Event Center Downtown. Oh yea, I do tend to talk to pretty girls quicker than others, you caught me!  Buddy Redman showed about that time and…

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EAMC Foundation Events This Weekend!

EAMC Foundation Events This Weekend!

Celebrate Life, a weekend-long fundraising event held by the East Alabama Medical Center Foundation, begins Friday, offering residents donation opportunities and free health check-ups. “We want people to understand who it is we’re helping with the gifts we receive, and then the second thing is to raise money to support those programs and projects,” said Julia Pipes, EAMC Foundation director. The EAMC Foundation collects charitable donations to be used by departments at the hospital to buy needed medical equipment and offer health care to the uninsured. Here’s a link to…

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Check Out This Friday Night Cho!

Check Out This Friday Night Cho!

The Funny but Clean Comedy Tour featuring Henry Cho and Jim Hope. Jim Hope has served as writer/producer for NBC’s “Later”, Fox’s “Titus” and ABC’s “George Lopez”. He is currently producer/writer of Nickolodeon’s hit animated series “Planet Sheen”. Jim is co-executive producer and writer for “The Henry Cho Show” on GAC. Advance tickets $20. Day of Tickets $25. Doors open at 6:00PM. Show at 7:00PM Tweet Share Share +1 EmailTotal Shares 0

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