Effective Immediately: Basketball and Tennis Courts - March 25, 2020

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Veteran's Park

The City of Decatur's park facilities are available to groups and citizens to reserve for family gatherings, group parties, picnics, meetings, or other events.

Park reservations are on a first-come, first-serve basis and a fee is required. For additional information or to see if a specific date is available, contact the City of Decatur at 479-752-3912.

Veteran's Park is home to the Annual Decatur Barbeque that takes place the first Saturday in August. This park has a concession building that sits next to some huge barbeque pits. It offers electricity for vendors, it also has a stage for entertainers. Aside from these amenities, it also offers a walking track, playground area, benches, and a smaller soccer field.

The Disc Golf course runs through both Veteran's Park and Edmiston Park. To access Veteran's Park you will need to head North on Main Street over the viaduct across from Grand Savings Bank. Stay on Main St/Hwy 102 until you get past Austin Ave. The entry to the park is left off of Main St/Hwy 102.

If you are interested in playing Disc Golf and need to rent some discs, you can rent them from City Hall, or the library. The Cost is a refundable $5.00 deposit. Below you will find a map and the form to fill out to rent the discs.


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