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There's a festival for that!

Decatur invites you to enjoy our year-round calendar of concerts, festivals, special events and community projects.


MLK Service Project
Jan. 14-16 


Black History Month
Kick-off Concert
Sunday, Feb. 5
Eddie's Attic


Oakhurst Wine Crawl
Saturday, March 4 

Publix Georgia
Marathon Cheering
Sunday, March 19

Saturday, March 25
(Rain date TBD)


Easter Egg Hunt 
Saturday, April 8  

Jazz Nights at
Scottish Rite
April 6, 13, 20, 27
Thursdays at 7 pm, free.


Blue Sky Concerts
On the square
May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Wednesdays at noon, free.

Concerts on the Square
May 6, 13, 20, 27
Saturdays at 7 pm, free.

Decatur Lantern Parade
Friday, May 12

Decatur Arts Festival
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26-28 and throughout the month
Poster Unveiling, Decatur Civic Chorus
Concert, Fine Arts Exhibition, ArtWalk,
Artists Market, Children's Festival


Decatur Arts Festival
Fine Arts Exhibition Last Call

Agnes Scott College Dalton Gallery
Sunday, June 11

Summer in the City
June 16
On the square


Pied Piper Parade, Concert and

Tuesday, July 4
(Fireworks rain date TBD) 


BBQ, Blues & Bluegrass Festival
Saturday, Aug. 12
Harmony Park in Oakhurst


AJC Decatur Book Festival
Labor Day Weekend
Sept. 2-3

Blue Sky Concerts
Sept. 13, 27
On the square
Wednesdays at noon, free.

Concerts on the Square
Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30
Saturdays at 7 pm, free.

Jazz Nights at Scottish Rite
Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28
Thursdays at 7 pm, free.



YEA! Event for 
Young Emerging Artists
Sunday, Oct. 1

 Oakhurst Porchfest
Saturday, Oct. 14
Throughout Oakhurst, noon-6 pm

Decatur Craft Beer Festival
Saturday, Oct. 21 
On the square

Haints & Saints
Homegrown Halloween Parade

Sunday, Oct. 29


Decatur Wine Festival
Saturday, Nov. 4 
On the square

Terrific Thursdays
Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30
Click for details

Small Business

Nov. 25
Gift wrapping, special deals,
Santa and more


Terrific Thursdays
Dec. 7, 14, 21
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Tree Lighting
Thursday, Nov. 30, 7 pm
East Court Square

Holiday Movie Night on West Ponce
Friday, Dec. 8, 7 pm
Early bird warmups with Orange Theory Fitness, 5:30 pm

Bonfire/Marshmallow Roast
Thursday, Dec. 14, 7-8 pm
On the square

Grand Menorah Lighting
Date Dec. 18, 7-8 pm
On the square



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