Opelika is quaint and enchanting and the city commits to remain this way. While staying true to its character, Opelika offers many green spaces and recreational facilities to its residents. There are eight local parks in the area, all offering different amenities and scenery. Chewacla State Park is located just outside Auburn, off U.S 29 South and provides opportunities to camp, stay in cabins or go on a day trip to explore.
Opelika’s Tiger Town, a huge retail environment, the Opelika Sportsplex and Aquatics Center and RTJ Grand National Golf Course are just a few popular locations in Opelika that showcase this is a growing and up-and-coming location to reside.