Social Media Release: Aubie Claus

Aubie Claus

Pitch:

Come join Aubie for Aubie Claus 2016! Aubie will be dressed up in his orange and blue Santa Claus outfit. Aubie Claus will be located inside the Auburn University Student Center. This year there are extended hours for Aubie Claus because of popularity.

Background:

Aubie Claus is held so fans can get a picture with the famous Auburn Tiger. The event helps fund the Aubie Program and for Aubie to participate in the UCA Mascot National Championship. Aubie has won nine times.

Facts:

  • The event will be held on Sunday, November 13 and November 20.
  •  November 13 time slots are at 9 a.m. through noon and 1 p.m. through 5:30 p.m.
  •  November 20 time slots are at 8:30 a.m. through noon and 1 p.m. through 6 p.m.
  • Aubie Claus is in the main lobby of the Auburn University Student Center (255 Heisman Drive, Auburn University, Ala. 36849).
  • A $10 donation is requested for two poses with Aubie. Additional poses are $5.
  • T-shirts are available to purchase when you register. T-shirts are also available to purchase at the event but may be limited to certain sizes because of availability.
  • You can bring as many people as you would like for this event.

Photo:

(Photo retrieved from Aubie’s Facebook.)

Video:

Check out this video to see how Aubie Claus helps Aubie reach the UCA Mascot National Championship.

Quote:

“Aubie Claus is incredibly special because it’s a time that Aubie really gets to interact with the whole community-families, elderly people, college students, etc.,” Kate Windham, director of Aubie, said.

“My favorite thing about Aubie Claus is watching the kids reactions when they see him…” Rosemary Shelton, director of Aubie, said.

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Aubie Claus Contact:

When you are ready to sign up  for Aubie Claus 2016, sign up on the Aubie Claus  website.

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