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

Pickin' Time on 59 Is Still Happening!

Begins: 9/24/2020 - 8 am
Ends: 9/27/2020 - 5 pm

The dates of Pickin' Time on 59 are Thursday September 24, Friday September 25, and Saturday September 26. However, if you are holding a yard/garage sale within the city limits of Decatur AR, you may hold it Thursday September 24, thru Sunday September 27. No yard/garage sale permits or fees are required.

We ask that you as vendors and shoppers to please practice  social distancing, and to wear your mask. As for other safety practices we recommended that you follow the Pickin' Time on 59 Committees recommendations including the use of hand sanitizer.

Fellowship Full Gospel Church Food Pantry

Begins: 9/26/2020 - 9:00 AM
Ends: 9/26/2020 - 12:00 PM

The Fellowship Full Gospel Church has a food pantry that is open every Saturday from 9am to noon. The church is located at 638 Hwy 59, Decatur, AR 72722. Call 479-212-3292 for further information.

Council Meeting

Begins: 10/5/2020
Ends: 10/5/2020 - 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.

Tornado Siren Testing

Begins: 10/6/2020 - 6:30
Ends: 10/6/2020

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.