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 or send us an email and we will be happy to add it for you.

Upcoming Events

Run To Revival!

Begins: 6/26/2019
Ends: 6/30/2019

Revival with Brother Roland "Pop" Hebert at the Decatur First Baptist Church. 213 E. Roller Ave. (Pastor Justin White 479-282-6658). Wednesday June 26th to Sunday June 30th.

Wednesday thru Saturday 6:30 pm 

Sunday 10:50 am

Worship by Piney Point Baptist Church

Chamber of Commerce

Begins: 7/1/2019
Ends: 7/1/2019 - 7:00 pm

Do you like to help with community events such as the Christmas Parade and the annual BBQ? Are you creative and would like to use your creativity for community events? Do you like to do fundraisers? Are you a business owner? Are you a citizen of the community area of Decatur Arkansas? 

The Chamber is seeking people who are interested in serving and helping with community oriented projects. If you are a business or an individual come check out what the Chamber is all about at our next meeting.

We would love to have you.

Decatur VFW Post

Begins: 7/2/2019 - 7:00 PM
Ends: 7/2/2019 - 8:00 PM

VFW Post # 9834 Meets the first Tuesday of each month at 7 PM. Guests are welcome. The meeting place is located at 8245 N. Tilley's Hill Rd., Decatur, AR 72722.

Tornado Siren Testing

Begins: 7/2/2019 - 6:30
Ends: 7/2/2019

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.

Decatur United Methodist Church Food Pantry

Begins: 7/4/2019 - 5:00 PM
Ends: 7/4/2019 - 6:30 PM

The Decatur United Methodist Church Food Pantry is open on the first and Third Thursdays of each month. All that is needed is valid identification, a utility bill, or piece of mail showing an address in the 72722 zip code area. They also offer a USDA commodity program to residents of Decatur and other communities. The commodity program requires income information. 

Falling Springs Singing

Begins: 7/5/2019 - 7:00 PM
Ends: 7/5/2019 - 9:00 PM

The church is located West of Decatur on Falling Springs Rd.

Council Meeting Reminder

Begins: 7/8/2019
Ends: 7/8/2019 - 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.

DAG VBX 2019

Begins: 7/8/2019
Ends: 7/11/2019

Come join the Decatur Assembly of God Church for Vacation Bible School Extreme! The church is located at 675 N. Main St. It will start on July 8, 2019 and end on July 11, 2019. Kids 3 years old through students entering the 6th grade in the fall of 2019 are welcome to attend. Those entering 7th grade will have the opportunity to ease their way from being an attendee to a volunteer.

To learn more information Click Here to go to their Facebook page.

Free Groceries

Begins: 7/23/2019 - 10:00 AM
Ends: 7/23/2019

Where: Gravette Senior center, 1870 Limekiln Rd, Gravette AR 72736

4th Tuesday of each month.

Hosted by the Northwest Arkansas Food Bank 30 years Member of Feeding America

Giddyup Junction

Begins: 7/29/2019
Ends: 7/31/2019 - 8:15 PM

The First Baptist Church will be holding their VBS on Monday July 29th thru Wednesday July 31st starting at 6 pm to 8:15 pm. The theme is RBP's Giddyup Junction Taking God's Love to New Frontiers. The ages are Pre-K thru 6th Grade. 

66th Annual Decatur Barbecue

Begins: 8/3/2019
Ends: 8/3/2019

Decatur Chamber of Commerce Presents the 66th Annual Decatur Barbecue. August 3, 2019 at Veteran's Park located at1105 Main St. (Hwy 102). We are proud to welcome the Bellamy Brothers!

The opening act is Kevin Upshaw, and directly following the Bellamy Brothers will be a firework display.

There will be arts and crafts, car show, parade, tiny tot contest, Miss Decatur Barbecue, and this year we are adding a Cornhole Tournament. But the best part is always the BBQ Chicken Dinners that comes with chicken, baked beans, chips and this year the Decatur Cheerleaders will be selling the drinks. And be sure to bring your lawn chairs. Parking will be $5/car.