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Friday, September 14; 5-7pm

Community Bandstand

Welcoming Week Decatur Reception

Welcoming America, the Better Together Advisory Board and the City of Decatur will host a Welcoming Week Kickoff event. Bring family and friends as we celebrate what it means to be a member of the Decatur community. Event is free and open who wish to join.


Tuesday, September 25, 5:15-7:00pm

Decatur Business Association meeting

September Member Meeting
Tuesday, September 25, 5:15-7 pm

Location: CORE Dance
133 Sycamore St

Wednesday, September 26, 6-8pm; Decatur Rec Center

Stormwater Master Planning Kickoff

Join us to kick off a yearlong update to Decatur’s 2004 Stormwater Master Plan. Over the next year, Decatur will host subsequent public meetings and workshops to further identify, discuss and refine goals and plans for stormwater management. Visit for additional information.

Thursday, September 27; 6-7:30pm; Wild Oats and Billy Goats

Holiday Ornament Unveiling

The community is invited to a reception and the unveiling of this year’s holiday ornament. Each year the Decatur Arts Alliance and the Decatur Tourism Board commission an artist to create a unique city of Decatur ornament. Come see the new 2018 ornament!

Saturday, Sunday September 29-30

Tiny House Festival

Tiny house festival will be held in downtown Decatur across from the City Schools, 105 Electric Avenue.  Saturday or Sunday festival pass $20 in advance; $25 at door with a weekend pass $35 in advance/$40 at door.  The Early VIP Pass (1 day) is $45 and includes early access from 9 – 11 am

Tiny House Festival will include Tiny House Tours, a Speaker Series, Food trucks and local restaurants, local and national vendors, a kids corner and other features. VIP Early Access to tour all houses from 9 – 11 am with General Admission festival hours 11 am – 6 pm

Sunday, September 30; 2-6pm; Harmony Park

YEA! Event for Young Emerging Artists

Local students grade k-12 showcase their creativity and talent. Shop at the festival and listen to live performances on stage at Harmony Park in Oakhurst Village.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

8th Annual Madison Ave Soapbox Derby

Registration at 10:30am

Judging at 12 noon

Racing begins at 1pm

Come join us on October 6, 2018 to watch Decatur’s best community-led spectator sporting event!

Saturday, October 13; 12-7pm

Oakhurst Porchfest: Music, art and neighbors

Plan your day for Porchfest! Mingle with friends and neighbors, enjoy an amazing array of different types of music and if you are a DIY artist, find our more here:

Porches and schedules will be posted soon; find out all you need to know here:

Thursday, October 18; Courtyard Marriott

Decatur Education Foundation Supper and Sips

Proceeds will be used to support teacher innovation, purchase much needed tools, technologies and instruments for learning and help Decatur students experience the world in entirely new ways. Visit for more information.

Saturday, October 20; 12 noon-5pm

Decatur Craft Beer Festival

Enjoy an afternoon of beer tasting and music on the square in downtown Decatur, Georgia. Each general admission ticket includes a special tasting glassand unlimited sips from more than 80 breweries. Rock out to live musicthroughout the festival, while a DJ keeps you moving between sets. Get the ultimate beer festival experience with a VIP ticket.