1102 Columbus Parkway
Opelika, AL 36801
Phone: (334) 745-6331
Fax: (334) 749-3933
East Alabama Medical Center (EAMC) comes as a boon in travel emergencies and health issues. The center has a special dedicated faculty for emergency services as also a special research wing that has undertaken successful research on the terminal diseases like cancer. Recently the center has announced itself as a No Tobacco Zone, that ensures the dedication of the center towards the well being of its patients. To know more about the place, check the website.
Opened in 1969, the Coliseum is home to The Auburn University Tigers. Seating up to 10,500 visitors, it is a multi-purpose arena, seeing a mix of basketball and volleyball games and gymnastics. The ground, which was named after basketball coach, Joel H. Eaves and Jeff Beard (athletic director) is one of the three facilities of the Auburn University.
As the name suggests, the Hawkes Children's Library is dedicated to kids and it certainly lives upto its name. It has been serving the community since 1922, and continues to hosts interesting as well educational events throughout the year. For more details, check website.
Rankin Gardens and Atrium are two separate event venues which are used for hosting large scale events. The garden is a sprawling interior courtyard space, ideal for weddings and other private celebration. Spread across 5000 square feet (465 square meters), the courtyard has a small elevated stage on one end. Although smaller that the gardens, the atrium is suited for more intimate events such as cocktail receptions, parties and more. For more information, call ahead or visit their website.