Calendar of Events

No matter what the season, there is always something going on in the City of Decatur. Keeping our residents informed of scheduled events and local happenings is important. 

Know of an upcoming event that we need to add? Give us a call at 479-752-3912 Extension 4 or send us an email and we will be happy to add it for you.

Upcoming Events

67th Decatur AR BBQ Cancelled Due to Changing Events

Begins: 5/21/2020
Ends: 8/1/2020

It is with great sadness that the Chamber of Commerce is announcing the cancellation of this year's 67th BBQ festival. Due to the current circumstances of the global pandemic we feel that this decision is the best option for the protection and safety of everyone involved. 

Please stay safe and healthy.

Decatur Chamber of Commerce

Tornado Siren Testing

Begins: 7/7/2020 - 6:30
Ends: 7/7/2020

The Decatur Fire Dept. tests the tornado sirens once a month, weather permitting. It is usually the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm. Should there be an event of a tornado, the 2 safe places in Decatur are the safe room at the Northside Elementary School located at 9083 Mt. Olive Rd, and the basement of the First Baptist Church located at 213 East Roller Ave. Go to the back side of the church.

First Baptist Church of Decatur Food Pantry

Begins: 7/8/2020 - 3:30 pm
Ends: 7/8/2020 - 5:00 pm

The First Baptist Church of Decatur holds a Food Pantry every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. For more information please contact Pastor Justin White at 479-282-6658.

Council Meeting

Begins: 7/13/2020
Ends: 7/13/2020 - 9:00 PM

The council meetings occur every 2nd monday of each month, unless otherwise posted. The meetings start at 6pm and are held in the conference room at City Hall. As a citizen of Decatur you are invited to attend these meetings and check out what is going on with your city government.