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.


Wednesday, October 3

Save the date for Coffee with a Cop!

Meet the officers that serve us and our community. Times and locations will be posted via Nextdoor, Facebook and Twitter.

Wednesday, October 3; 7-8pm

(Virtual) Open Office Hour with Commissioner Kelly Walsh:

“Shared spaces in the city”

Tune in virtually, submit questions related to the topic via Titter, Facebook, email or telephone. Session will also be recorded. For more information, contact Renae Madison at

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 6

The West Ponce Music Stroll – 8 venues – 8 bands

On Oct. 6 West Ponce businesses will open their patios and parking lots, transforming them into stages for a day full of free, live music. Eight venues, eight bands, eight different times. It all starts at Dancing Goats (419 W. Ponce) at noon and ends at the Marlay House (426 W. Ponce) at 8 pm. More details about bands, locations and start times will be posted here soon:

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:

Tuesday, October 16; 6:30pm; Decatur Rec

Financial Goal Setting

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; 9am-1pm; Decatur Public Works

Autumn Recycling event

Recycle your old electronics and Styrofoam, and safely shred and recycle your documents too!

WHEN: Saturday, October 20, 9 am to 1 pm 

Decatur Public Works, 2635 Talley St. (Enter from Columbia Drive)

Sean Woodson, Solid Waste Superintendent, 404-377-5571

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.