Our Events

Local Book-Themed Events in Auburn

Books naturally bring people together, we’re just here to add a little pizazz. Whether you’re looking for a stimulating conversation, author-attended luncheon, or literary libation, we’ve got an event ready to take your reading life to the next level.

Check Out Our Events

In Conversation with LaDarrion Williams

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

Join us In Conversation With Alabama native, LaDarrion Williams as we discuss his debut novel, Blood at the Root. A fresh fantasy debut unlike anything you've seen--this book is one […]

Summer Movie Night: Paddington

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

Come join us for a family friendly Summer Movie Night! We will be watching Paddington. Tickets are $10 and include a small popcorn and a small drink.

Homegrown Words: 2nd Annual Local Author Festival 2024

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers presents "Homegrown Words," our second annual Local Author Festival. We are inviting local authors in Auburn and the surrounding areas to come participate in book signings, […]

Audiobook Adventures Walk

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

We have an exciting new opportunity for all you audiobook listeners! Saturday, June 8 at 8:00 a.m. come join our Audiobook Adventure walking group! Every other Saturday morning this summer, […]

Page Pairings

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

Join us for a book-inspired wine tasting! We pair the qualities of each wine with a book that shares the same spirit. Your ticket to the tasting, includes your tastes […]

The Lord of the Rings Trivia Night

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

Please join us for a Lord of the Rings Trivia Night. Tickets are free, but limited, so registration is required.

Summer Movie Night: Matilda

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

Come join us for a family friendly Summer Movie Night! We will be watching Matilda. Tickets are $10 and include popcorn and a drink.

Audiobook Adventure Walk

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

We have an exciting new opportunity for all you audiobook listeners! On Saturday, June 26 at 8:00 a.m. come join our Audiobook Adventure walking group! We will walk around downtown […]

Teacher Happy Hour

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

Calling all teachers for a special night out! With a teacher ID you’ll get a free glass of our house bubbles or beer and receive a 15% discount on any […]

Wine 101

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

Have you ever felt overwhelmed by a wine list? Confused by those bottle labels? Doubtful that people really taste things like passion fruit and potting soil? We’ve got just the […]

Page Pairings: Beer Edition

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

Join us for a book-inspired BEER tasting! We are partnering with Drew Kostic at New Realm Brewing Company @ Auburn University to pair the qualities of each beer with a […]

Audiobook Adventure Walk

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers 149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A, Auburn, AL, United States

We have an exciting new opportunity for all you audiobook listeners! On Saturday, July 6 at 8:00 a.m. come join our Audiobook Adventure walking group! We will walk around downtown […]

An Event For Every Reader

We like to think that our events bring some of the best things together: books, readers, authors, conversation, wine, food… Whatever combination suits you best, we bet you can find it below.

Page Pairings

7:30 pm, Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers, $35, Once a Month

Join us for a book-inspired wine tasting! We pair six wines with six books for a night of fun browsing and sipping. Your ticket includes a full tasting as well as your choice of one of the featured books. As a bonus, bottles of the featured wines are sold at a discounted rate.

In conversation

5:30 pm, Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers, Free, Dates Vary
Join us for an intimate and stimulating conversation with an author! To start, we’ll listen to the featured author converse, often with a carefully chosen conversation partner, then follow up with Q & A’s and a book signing. This is a free event!

POP-UP EVENTS

10:00 AM, AUBURN OIL CO. BOOKSELLERS, FREE, SATURDAYS

Pop-Up events are just what they sound like: informal chances to meet new authors and vendors in the local area. You can find these at booths set-up in-store some Saturdays, so come by and say hi!

Teacher Happy Hour

4:00 PM, AUBURN OIL CO. BOOKSELLERS, FREE, ONCE A MONTH

Calling all teachers for a special night out! With a teacher ID you’ll get a free glass of our house bubbles and receive a 15% discount on any purchase. These nights are always a blast. Sometimes we have raffles, always we have fun. We try to keep them on the third Thursday of every month, but make sure to check the dates in case of changes.

Book Clubs

Our book clubbers show up with a desire to discuss… most even read the book! We provide moderators to organize and facilitate, and we run the gamut of topics.

Are you an author who’d like to do an event with us?