Check back often for upcoming events in the City of Decatur.

For more information on events and activities in Decatur, please contact the Decatur-Morgan County Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Decatur Parks & Recreation Department.

2017

12
Feb

Point Mallard Ducks v. Texas Jr. Brahmas
Point Mallard Ice Complex
1:00 P.M.

11
Feb

Point Mallard Ducks v. Texas Jr. Brahmas
Point Mallard Ice Complex
6:00 P.M.

11
Feb

Household Chemical Collection
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway
9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
Free Event

10
Feb

Point Mallard Ducks v. Euless Jr. Stars
Point Mallard Ice Complex
11:00 A.M.

9
Feb

Free Movie Night: A Harper Lee Classic
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

4
Feb

Point Mallard Ducks v. Evansville Jr. Thunderbolts
Point Mallard Ice Complex
6:00 P.M.

3
Feb

Point Mallard Ducks v. Evansville Jr. Thunderbolts
Point Mallard Ice Complex
7:30 P.M.

2
Feb

Reception & Gallery Talk by Artist Robert Cox
Alabama Center for the Arts
5:30 P.M. - Reception
6:00 P.M. - Gallery Talk
Free Event

26
Jan

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

21
Jan

Point Mallard Ducks vs. Cincinnati Thunder
Point Mallard Ice Complex
6:00 P.M.

20
Jan

Point Mallard Ducks vs. Cincinnati Thunder
Point Mallard Ice Complex
7:30 P.M.

10-31
Jan

Festival of the Cranes
Student Art Exhibit
Old State Bank
Free Event

3-28
Jan

Cranes on the Refuge: It's a Big Whooping Deal Exhibit
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
Free Event

17
Jan

District 2 Town Hall Meeting
Council Member Kristi Huskey & School Board Member Peggy Baggett
Decatur Public Library
504 Cherry Street
6:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.

16
Jan

Martin Luther King Day
City Offices Closed

15
Jan

Festival of the Cranes
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge
3121 Visitors Center Road
7:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Free Event

14
Jan

Household Chemical Collection
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway
9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
Free Event

14
Jan

Festival of the Cranes
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge
3121 Visitors Center Road
6:30 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Free Event

13-14
Jan

Festival of the Cranes 3rd Annual Art Exhibition
Alabama Center of the Arts
Free Event

12
Jan

Housing Day
Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

10
Jan

Story Time in River Wild Children's Garden
Delano Park
10:00 A.M. & 3:30 P.M.
Free Event

7
Jan

Point Mallard Ducks vs. Nashville Jr. Predators
Point Mallard Ice Complex
6:00 P.M.

6
Jan

Star Gazing Program with Mr. Kevin Alspaugh
Decatur Public Library
6:00 P.M.
Free Event

2-15
Jan

Five Guys and the Nature of Art Exhibit
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
Free Event

2016

26
Dec

Christmas Holiday
City Offices Closed

22
Dec

Christmas Movie Marathon
11:00 A.M. & 2:00 P.M. & 4:00 P.M.
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

19
Dec

Housing Day
Fire Engine Dedication
DFD Fire Station #1
701 5th Avenue SW
11:30 A.M.-12:00 P.M.
PDF Download »

12
Dec

Jaycees Christmas Parade
2nd Avenue and Bank Street
6:00 P.M.
Free Event

10
Dec

Parade of Lights
Rhodes Ferry Park & Riverwalk Marina
4:00 P.M-6:00 P.M. Dock Stroll
6:00 P.M. Parade on River
Free Event

10
Dec

Historic Decatur Christmas Tour
Albany and Old Decatur Historic Districts
3:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M.

10
Dec

Household Chemical Collection
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway
9 A.M.-Noon
Free Event

28
Nov

Trash pick ups from Thur. & Fri. run today.
Recycling pick ups from Friday run today.

25
Nov

No Trash pick ups
Recycling pick ups from Thur. run today.

24
Nov

No Trash or Recycling pick ups

24-25
Nov

Thanksgiving Holiday
City offices closed

19
Nov

The Acoustic Café After Party
Princess Theatre
8:43 P.M.

18
Nov

DII State Cup Soccer Tournament
Jack Allen Complex

17-19
Nov

The Athenian Players present Verdigris by Jim Beaver
Alabama Center for the Arts Theatre
7:30 P.M.

16
Nov

Induction Ceremony
Alabama Arts Hall of Fame
Alabama Center for the Arts
133 2nd Avenue
6:00 P.M.
Ticketed Event

15
Nov

DPD Operation Thank You
Community Meal
Ingalls Harbor Pavilion
6:00 P.M.

13
Nov

The Athenian Players present Verdigris by Jim Beaver
Alabama Center for the Arts Theatre
1:30 P.M.

11-13
Nov

The Athenian Players present Verdigris by Jim Beaver
Alabama Center for the Arts Theatre
7:30 P.M.

11
Nov

Veterans Day
City Offices Closed

10
Nov

Downtown Christmas Open House
Bank St. & Second Ave.
5:00-9:00 P.M.
Free Event

9
Nov

Master Gardeners Lunch & Learn
Aquadome
1202 5th Ave SW
Noon
Free Event - Bring your lunch

3
Nov

Claire Lynch & the Claire
Lynch Band
Princess Theatre
7:00 P.M.
Free Event

3
Nov

One Decatur
Listen & Learn Workshop
Cedar Ridge Middle School
2715 Danville Road SW
6:30 P.M.-8:30 P.M.
Free Event

3
Nov

One Decatur
Listen & Learn Workshop
Brookhaven Middle School
1302 5th Av SW
5:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M.
Free Event

2
Nov

One Decatur
Listen & Learn Workshop
Burningtree Country Club
2521 Burningtree Dr SE
3:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M.
Free Event

1-19
Nov

Homegrown Heritage Exhibit
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
Free Event

1-16
Nov

Alabama Center for the Arts Hall of Fame Exhibition
ACA Gallery
Free Event

1
Nov

One Decatur
Listen & Learn Workshop
Oak Park Middle School
1218 16th Ave SE
6:30 P.M.-8:30 P.M.
Free Event

29
Oct

Downtown Decatur Halloween Festival
Downtown Decatur
12:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M
Free Event

28
Oct

Trunk or Treat
Point Mallard Park
6:00-9:00 P.M.
Admission: 2 cans of food

27
Oct

Movie Night: Hitchcock Classic
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

24
Oct

Calhoun Writers’ Conference
Dr. Sherry Turkle: Reclaiming Conversation
Alabama Center for the Arts
Performing Arts Center Theater
113 2nd Avenue
9:30 A.M.
Free Event

24
Oct

Calhoun Writers’ Conference
Dr. Sherry Turkle: Reclaiming Conversation
Health Sciences Bldg, Rm 109
Calhoun Campus
9:30 A.M.
Free Event

22
Oct

Calhoun Theatre presents “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
Performing Arts Center Theater
113 2nd Avenue
5:00 P.M.

21
Oct

The Sophisticated Swingers at 3rd Friday Downtown
Alabama Center of the Arts

21
Oct

Third Friday
Downtown Decatur
Free Event

19-21
Oct

Calhoun Theatre presents “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
Alabama Center for the Arts Phase II
113 2nd Avenue
7:00 P.M.

16
Oct

Calhoun Theatre presents “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
Alabama Center for the Arts Phase II
113 2nd Avenue
2:00 P.M.

15
Oct

Open House
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge
1202 5th Ave SW
Free Event

13-15
Oct

Calhoun Theatre presents “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
Alabama Center for the Arts Phase II
113 2nd Avenue
7:00 P.M.

13
Oct

Etta Freeman Fall Festival
Carrie Matthews Rec Center
4:00 P.M.-6:30 P.M.
Free Event
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12
Oct

Master Gardeners Lunch and Learn
Aquadome
1202 5th Ave SW
Noon
Free Event - Bring your lunch

10
Oct

Household Chemical Collection
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway
9 A.M.-Noon
Free Event

8-9
Oct

River City Cup Soccer
Jack Allen Complex

8
Oct

Old Town Historical Marker & Gateway Marker unveiling
Vine & Sycamore Streets
1:00 P.M.

4
Oct

Wild Game Cook-Off
Ingalls Harbor
701 Market Street

1-12
Oct-Nov

Homegrown Heritage (exhibit)
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
Free Exhibit

1
Oct

The Market on Bank
Bank Street
10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Free Event

30
Sept

Point Mallard Ducks vs. Nashville Jr. Predators
Point Mallard Iceplex

27
Sept

Business 101: Market Reseach
Decatur Morgan Entrepreneurial Center

24
Sept

NW Fishers of Men
Ingalls Harbor

24
Sept

Decatur Color Vibe 5K Run
Point Mallard Park
9:00 A.M.

24-25
Sept

River Clay Fine Arts Festival
City Hall Campus

23-24
Sept

National Fishing Lure Collector’s Club Fall Show
Doubletree by Hilton Decatur
Riverfront

23-24
Sept

Point Mallard Ducks vs. Atlanta Capital
Point Mallard Iceplex

23
Sept

Celebrating Early Old Town with Art
Turner-Surles Center
702 Sycamore Street NW
2:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. Sneak Preview
5:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M. Reception
Tickets needed for reception
Free Events

23-27
Sept

Nina & Pinta Sailing Ship Museum
Riverwalk Marina
Public Tours
9:00 A.M.-6:00 P.M.
Admission fee

19-26
Sept

Leave No Trace Events
Delano Park
Free Events

17
Sept

Decatur Firefighter’s Benefit
The Brick Deli
Moulton Street

16-18
Sept

Battle at the Jack Soccer Tournament
Jack Allen Complex

16
Sept

An Evening of Entertainment: Jazz, Soul & Blues
Decatur Morgan Co. Minority Development Assoc.
Princess Theatre
9:00 A.M. - Noon

16
Sept

3rd Friday Downtown
2nd Avenue
9:00 A.M. - Noon
Free Event

14
Sept

Master Gardeners Lunch and Learn
Aquadome
1202 5th Ave SW
Noon
Free Event

16-24
Sept

Embracing Art: A Coming Together of Area Amateur & Professional Artists
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
207 Church Street, NE
Free Event

13
Sept

Business 101: Financial Information & Business Success
Decatur Morgan Entrepreneurial Center
1629 4th Avenue

10
Sept

Household Chemical Collection
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway
9:00 A.M. - Noon
Free Event

10
Sept

River Clay Lectures at Lunch Series
“What is the River Clay Fine Arts Festival” - Noel King
“Recollections of a Local Art Collector” - Trudy Grisham
Decatur Public Library
11:00 A.M.
Bring your brown bag lunch
Free Event

9-10
Sept

Riverfest BBQ Cookoff
Ingalls Harbor
701 Market Street NW

8
Sept

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

5
Sept

Labor Day
City offices closed

3-4
Sept

Point Mallard Pickers marketplace
Point Mallard Park
8:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.
Free Event

3-4
Sept

The Battle for Decatur Civil War Reenactment
Point Mallard Park
Free Event

3
Sept

The Market on Bank
Block Party
Bank Street
10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Free Event

27
Aug

Ducky Derby on Ice
Point Mallard Ice Complex

26-28
Aug

River City Cup Soccer
Jack Allen Soccer Complex

25
Aug

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

23
Aug

Municipal Elections
7:00 A.M.-7:00 P.M.

19
Aug

Third Friday Downtown
5:30 P.M.-9:00 P.M.
2nd Avenue
Free Event

13
Aug

Household Chemical Collection
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway
9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
Free Event

11
Aug

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

5
Aug

First Friday Family Flicks
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Amphitheater across from Old State Bank
8:00 P.M.
Free Event

1
Aug

Back-to-School Apple Bash
Decatur Public Library
2:00 P.M.
Free Event

1
Aug

Concerts by the River
Michael Dean & Memphis
6:00 P.M.
Daikin Amphitheater
Free Event

30
July

Household Chemical Collection
9 A.M. - Noon
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway

30
July

Tomato Sandwich Day
Farmers Market
Free Event

30
July

Come Read to a Therapy Dog
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

28
July

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

25
July

Concerts by the River
Sophisticated Swingers
Daikin Amphitheater
Bank & Church Streets
6:00 PM
Free Event

23
July

Movie in the Park
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Delano Park
7:00 PM Games
8:30 PM Cartoons & Movie
Free Event

22
July

Summer Reading Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

18-22
July

Summer Reading Free Book Week
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

18-22
July

Camp Carnegie
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
207 Church Street
Registration required

18
July

Concerts by the River
Youth Symphony
6:00 P.M.
Daikin Amphitheater
Free Event
Note - New Location

15
July

Third Friday
Downtown Decatur
Free Event

14
July

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

13-22
July

Performance Lab
Princess Theatre
For 8th & 9th and 10th–12th graders
Registration required

13-17
July

USA Archery National Championship
Jack Allen Complex

13
July

Master Gardeners Lunch & Learn
Aquadome Rec Center
1202 5th Ave SW
Free Event

11-4
July-Aug

Fort Decatur Kids Day Campr
8:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M.
Registration required

11-14
July

Ancient Art Camp, Ages 12+
Alabama Center for the Arts

11
July

Concerts by the River
Ben Parker
Rhodes Ferry Park
6:00 P.M.
Free Event

9
July

Greater TN Valley Car Show
Point Mallard Park

9
July

Corn Festival
Farmers Market
1st Avenue
Free Event

5
July

Teen Iron Chef Competition
Decatur Public Library

2
July

Market on Bank Street
Bank Street
Free Event

1-4
July

Spirit of America Festival
Point Mallard Park
Free Event

1
July

First Friday Flicks: "Inside Out"
Daikin Amphitheater
Bank & Church Streets
Free Event

6-30
June

Fort Decatur Kids Day Camp
8:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Registration required

25-26
June

Huckfest
Jack allen Complex

23
June

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library

20
June

Concerts by the River
Dorothy Cole
Rhodes Ferry Park
6:00 P.M.
Free Event

18-19
June

River City Rivalry Lacrosse Tournament
Jack Allen Complex

17
June

Third Friday
Downtown Decatur

Hanging with Five-O
Community Event with Decatur Police Dept.
Daikin Amphitheater in Founders Park
Church & Bank Streets
10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Free Event

11
June

American Bass Anglers Weekend Tournament
Ingalls Harbor

Household Chemical Collection
Street & Enviornmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway
9 A.M.-Noon

10
June

Community Open House
Cook's Natural Science Museum
412 13th Street SE
1:00 P.M.

9-10
June

Alabama Bass Nation Student Tournament
Ingalls Harbor

9
June

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
504 Cherry St. NE
Free Event

8
June

Master Gardeners Lunch & Learn
The Aquadome
1202 5th Ave SW
12:00 P.M.

6
June

Concerts by the River
Bimini Road
Rhodes Ferry Park
6:00 P.M.
Free Event

4
June

The Market on Bank
10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.

28-29
May

Alabama Jubilee Hot-Air Balloon Festival
Point Mallard Park
Free Event

28
May

Point Mallard Water Park Opening Day
Point Mallard Aquatic Center

27-28
May

Tennessee Valley Antique Car Show
Point Mallard Park

27
May

Family Movie Night Extravaganza
Decatur Public Library
5:30 P.M.
Free Event

Daikin Festival
Morgan County Fairgrounds

23
May

Concerts by the River
Taylor McClain & Fire Water
Rhodes Ferry Park
6:00 P.M.
Free Event

20-21
May

Soulstock
Point Mallard Park
Free Event

20
May

Third Friday
Downtown Decatur
Free Event

19
May

Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
6:15 P.M.
Free Event

16
May

Concerts by the River
Replay
Rhodes Ferry Park
6:00 P.M.
Free Event

15
May

Historic Decatur Garden Tour
Old Decatur & Albany Historic Districts
1:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M.
Free Event

14-15
May

ASA Final 4 Soccer
Jack Allen Complex

14
May

Household Chemical Collection
9 A.M. - Noon
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway

Trail of Tears Marker Dedication
Rhodes Ferry Park
3:00 P.M.

Strawberry Festival
Farmers Market
211 1st Ave. SE
9:00 A.M.
Free Event

12-14
May

Much Ado About Nothing
Bank Street Players
Daikin Amphitheater
Free Event; Donation Welcome

12-14
May

Much Ado About Nothing
Bank Street Players
Daikin Amphitheater
Free Event; Donation Welcome

12
May

Children’s Movie Time
Decatur Public Library
3:30 P.M.
Free Event

11
May

Master Gardeners Lunch & Learn
Aquadome
1202 5th Ave SW
12:00 P.M.
Free Event

9
May

Music in the Park
Reginald Jackson
Rhodes Ferry Park
6:00 P.M.
Free Event

7-8
May

State Cup Soccer Tournament
Jack Allen Soccer Complex

7
May

The Market on Bank
Bank Street
10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Free Event

28-1
Apr-May

Bassmaster Elite Tournament
Ingalls Harbor

15-30
Mar-Apr

Encaustic Art by Maralyn Wilson
Carnegie Visual Art Center
Free Event

28
Apr

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library

25-26
Apr

AHSAA State Tennis Championships
Point Mallard Tennis Complex

23
Apr

Walking tour of the Albany Historic District
Delano Park Rose Garden
10:00 A.M.
Free Event

21
Apr

6A Boys HS Sectionals
Point Mallard Tennis Complex

Author Robert Bailey
Decatur Public Library

20
Apr

6A Girls HS Sectionals
Point Mallard Tennis Complex

16
Apr

Walking Tour of the Albany Historic District
Delano Park Rose Garden
10:00 A.M.
Free Event

Hooked on Decatur Fishing Tourney
Ingalls Harbor

North Alabama Wildflowers
Wheeler Wildlife Refuge
Wheeler NWR Visitor Center
10:00 A.M.
Free Event

15-17
Apr

Boys Open Cup Soccer Tourney
Jack Allen Soccer Complex

15-16
Apr

ACCC Tennis Tournament
Point Mallard Tennis Complex

15
Apr

Third Friday
Downtown Decatur

14
Apr

Family Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

10
Apr

Decatur String Quartet
The Columns
Jackson & 6th Ave.

8-10
Apr

Girls Open Cup Soccer Tournament
Jack Allen Complex

9
Apr

Walking Tour of the Albany Historic District
Historic District
Starts at Delano Park Rose Garden
Free Event

Household Chemical Collection
9 A.M. - Noon
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway
Free Event

2
Apr

ACS & Animal Services Bark for Life
Canine Event to Fight Cancer
Wilson Morgan Park
10:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M.
$10 per dog

Walking Tour of the Albany Historic District
Starts at Delano Park Rose Garden
Free Event

Boys and Girls Fishing Tournament
Ingalls Harbor

1
Apr

John Pizzarelli
Princess Theatre
8:00 P.M.

26
Mar

NW Fishers of Men
Ingalls Harbor

24
Mar

Family Movie Night
A Pixar film (PG)
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

19
Mar

Cabela's King Cat Tournament
Ingalls Harbor

17
Mar

Season Pass Attack
Point Mallard Park

12-13
Mar

Point Mallard Ducks Hockey
Free Event

12
Mar

Household Chemical Collection
9 A.M. - Noon
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway
Free Event

Tennessee River Clean Up
Ingalls Harbor
10:00 A.M.

Heartland Anglers Tournament
Ingalls Harbor

10
Mar

Celtic Music Concert
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

6
Mar

Heartland Anglers Tourney
Ingalls Harbor

5
Mar

Wings to Soar
Demonstration of Prey Birds
Wheeler Wildlife Refuge
11:00 A.M. and 1:00 P.M. sessions
Free Event

Fish Life Big Bass Battle
Ingalls Harbor

19-5
Jan-Mar

Creations of Hope: Quilts from Gee’s Bend
Carnegie Visual Arts Center

16-25
DEC-FEB

Paper and Portraits by Michael Liu
Alabama Center for the Arts Gallery
133 2nd Avenue
Free Event

25
FEB

Eye on the Prize – Bank St. Players
Princess Theatre

Free Movie Night: Classic Romance
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.
Free Event

20
FEB

Gee’s Bend Quilters & Decatur Youth Enrichment Center Choir
Celebration of Stitch & Song
Turner-Surles Community Center
1:00 P.M.-3:00 P.M.
Free Event

Classical Masterworks
Orchestra Sul Ponticello of Decatur
First Baptist Church
7:30 P.M.

Point Mallard Ducks Hockey Game
Point Mallard Ice Complex

19
FEB

Quilting Workshop with the Quilters of Gee’s Bend
Alabama Center for the Arts
8:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.
Pre-registration required for this free event.

18
FEB

Playing by Aid
Princess Theatre
7:30 P.M.

16
FEB

Point Mallard Ducks Hockey game
Point Mallard Ice Complex

15
FEB

Gee’s Bend Reception & Student Art Show
Decatur Public Library
2:00 P.M.
Free Event

13
FEB

Household Chemical Collection
9 A.M. - Noon
Street & Environmental Services Complex
1802 Central Parkway
Free Event

11
FEB

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library

11
FEB

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library

6-7
FEB

Gee’s Bend “Quilter’s Turn”
Morgan County Archives
2:00 P.M.
Free Event

7
FEB

Point Mallard Ducks Hockey Game
Point Mallard Ice Complex

6
FEB

Carnegie Carnival
10:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. - Cajun Cookoff
11:00 A.M. - Canines on Parade
12:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. - Children’s Activity Area
1:00 P.M. - Prince & Princess Parade
6:00 P.M. - Carnegie Carnival Parade
Downtown Decatur

4
FEB

Blind Boys of Alabama Concert
Princess Theatre
7:30 P.M

29-30
JAN

Point Mallard Ducks vs. Atlanta Capitals
Point Mallard Ice Complex

28
JAN

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library

Irene Latham (Leaving Gee’s Bend) Book Signing
Decatur Public Library

17
JAN

Heartland Anglers Sunday Division
Ingalls Harbor Marina

16-17
JAN

Point Mallard Ducks vs. Louisiana Drillers
Point Mallard Ice Complex

14
JAN

Free Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
6:30 P.M.

9
JAN

Point mallard Ducks vs. Nashville Jr. Preds
Point Mallard Ice Complex

17-9
NOV-JAN

Oil and Water by Tim Stevenson
Carnegie Visual Arts Center

1
JAN

City offices closed

No garbage or recyling pick up
Rescheduled for Monday

2015

31
DEC

City offices close at noon

25
DEC

City offices closed

No garbage or recyling pick up
Rescheduled for Monday

24
DEC

City offices close at noon

22
DEC

Board of Zoning Adjustment
Meeting rescheduled from 12/29
City Hall, 402 Lee Street NE
9:00 A.M.

14
DEC

Decatur Youth Symphony Holiday Concert
Princess Theatre

12
DEC

Home for the Holidays Open House & Pet Adoption
Animal Services
Special Adoption Prices & Door Prizes
10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.

Household Chemical Collection
Public Works Complex
Central Parkway @ 14th Street
9:00 A.M. - Noon
Free Event

Historic Decatur Tour of Homes
Old Decatur & Albany Historic Districts
3:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M.

Parade of Lights
Riverwalk Marina
4:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. View boats in marina
6:00 P.M. Parade begins
Free Event

Nutcracker
Princess Theatre
2:00 P.M. & 7:00 P.M.

Heartland Anglers Division #4
Ingalls Harbor

11
DEC

Christmas Movie Marathon
9:00 A.M. The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus
10:30 A.M. How the Grinch Stole Christmas
12:15 P.M. White Christmas
2:30 P.M. It’s a Wonderful Life
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

10
DEC

“Gallery “Walk and Talk”“
w/Tim Stevenson
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
$5 suggested donation

Christmas Open House
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

7
DEC

Jaycees Christmas Parade
Downtown Decatur
Free Event

Rotary Holiday Movie
“Polar Express”
Princess Theatre
Immediately following parade
Free Event

4 & 5
DEC

Point Mallard Ducks vs. Evansville Thunderbolts
Point Mallard Ice Complex

26-27
Nov

City Offices Closed

24
Nov

Operation Thank You Sponsored by Police Dept.
Meal for Families in Need
Ingalls Harbor Pavilion
6.00 P.M.

23
Nov

Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

21
Nov

Point Mallard Ducks vs Nashville
Point Mallard Ice Complex

20-22
Nov

The Alabama Junior Cup
Jack Allen Soccer Complex

14-15
Nov

USTA Jr. Sanctioned Tournament
Jimmy Johns Tennis Center

14
Nov

Household Chemical Collection
Public Works Complex
Central Parkway @ 14th Street
9:00 A.M. - Noon
Free Event

Star Wars Day
Decatur Public Library
10AM-4PM
Free Event

Heartland Anglers
Ingalls Harbor

12
Nov

An Evening with Groucho
Princess Theatre
112 2nd Avenue

Downtown Christmas Open House
2nd Avenue & Bank Street

Movie Night
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

11
Nov

Veterans Day
City Offices Closed

Point Mallard Ducks vs Nashville
& Vet Fest Celebration
Point Mallard Ice Complex

10-11
Nov

The Reluctant Dragon
Princess Theatre
112 2nd Avenue

31
Oct

Decatur Ghost Walk
Buy tickets & start at Old State Bank
952 Bank Street NE
6:00 P.M.

30
Oct

Harbor Halloween
Games & Concessions
Ingalls Harbor Pavilion
6:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M.
Admission: 2 canned items per person

29-31
Oct

Rocky Horror Show Live on Stage
Princess Theatre
112 Second Avenue NE

28
Oct

“October Sky” Film Screening
4:00 P.M.
Lecture with Homer Hickam
6:30 P.M.
Decatur Public Library
Free Events

28-29
Oct

Fall Compost Giveaway
Wilson Morgan Park
Free for Decatur Residents

24
Oct

Decatur Ghost Walk
Buy tickets & start at Old State Bank
952 Bank Street NE
6:00 P.M.

Heartland Anglers Div. 4 Tourn.
Ingalls Harbor

22-7
Oct-Nov

“Alabama in the Making”
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
207 Church St. N.E.
Free Event

22-31
Oct

Quilt Show
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

16
Oct

Point Mallard Ducks vs. St Louis
Point Mallard Ice Rink

Zombies Take over the Princess
Princess Theatre

3rd Friday Downtown Bank St & 2nd Ave
Free Event

15-18
Oct

Mississippi Bass Nation
Ingalls Harbor

10
Oct

Decatur Ghost Walk
Buy tickets & start at Old State Bank
952 Bank Street NE
6:00 P.M.

“Dew It” on the Trails XC
Point Mallard Park

6
Oct

Alabama Wild Game Cook-off
Ingalls Harbor

3
Oct

Decatur Ghost Walk
Buy tickets & start at Old State Bank
952 Bank Street NE
6:00 P.M.

2-4
Oct

Decatur Police River City Soccer Tournament
Jack Allen Complex
5:00 P.M. Opening Ceremony
6:00 P.M. Tourney Begins
Free Event

25-26
Sept

River Clay Fine Arts Festival
Decatur City Hall Campus

“Celebrating Early Old Town with Art” Frances Tate
Princess Theatre

25
Sept

River Clay Rendezvous-An Arts Patron Preview Party
Decatur City Hall Campus and ACA Gallery

18-20
Aug-Sept

Battle at the Jack
Soccer Tournament
Jack Allen Complex

11-19
Aug-Sept

Embracing Art Exhibit
Carnegie Visual Arts Center

19
Sept

Ross Malone, Jr. Multi-cultural Music Festival
Daikin Amphitheater
Bank & Church Streets

Heartland Anglers - Division 4
Ingalls Harbor

18
Sept

3rd Friday
Bank St & 2nd Ave
5:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M.
Free Event

15
Sept

Ronnie McDowell
Princess Theatre
2nd Avenue

14
Sept

150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War
Concert & Re-enactment
Daikin Amphitheater
Bank & Church Streets
Free Event

12
Sept

Household Chemical Collection
Public Works Complex
Central Parkway @ 14th Street
9:00 A.M. - Noon
Free Event

11-12
Sept

Riverfest BBQ & Music Festival
Ingalls Harbor

5-6
Sept

Point Mallard Pickers
Antiques, Upcycles, Crafts
Point Mallard Park Pavilion
Free Event

5
Sept

Battle for Decatur Civil War Reenactment
Point Mallard Park
Free Event

22
Aug

Elvis Remembered: Michael Dean
Princess Theater

Sunset Cinema Planes: Fire & Rescue
Ingalls Harbor
8:00 PM
Free Event

21
Aug

3rd Friday Downtown
Bank St & 2nd Ave

15
Aug

Watermelon Festival
Farmers Market
1st Avenue

Ronnie McDowell
Princess Theater
7:00 P.M.

7-9
Aug

Tax Free Weekend
Decatur Retailers

8
Aug

Household Chemical Collection
Public Works Complex
Central Parkway @ 14th Street
9:00 A.M.-Noon
Free Event

7
Aug

DYS Back-to-School Summer Jam
Delano Park
11:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.

Family Movie Night “Lego Movie”
Daikin Amphitheater
Bank & Church Streets
8:00 P.M.
Free Event

4
Aug

“Topping Off Ceremony”
Decatur Depot
Railroad Street NW
9:00 A.M.

23-1
June-Aug

Hayes + Sharp: Old Decatur
Art Exhibit
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
Free Event

31
July

Harry Potter Birthday Party
Decatur Public Library
2:00 P.M.- 4:00 P.M.
Free Event

27
July

Concerts by the River
6:00 P.M. Ben Parker Project
Rhodes Ferry Park
Free Event

25
July

Tomato Sandwich Day
Farmers Market
211 1st Avenue
Free Event

20-24
July

Camp Carnegie
Creative camp for kids
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
207 Church Street NE
M-F, 8:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.
Registration required

17-23
July

Dixie Youth AAA State Baseball Tournament
Bill Dukes Complex at Point Mallard Park

20
July

Concerts by the River
6:00 P.M. Reginald Jackson & Friends
Rhodes Ferry Park
Free Event

Concerts by the River
6:00 P.M. Ben Parker Project
Rhodes Ferry Park
Free Event

18
July

16th Annual Wetdog Triathlon
Point Mallard Park

17
July

3rd Friday Downtown Festival
Bank Street & 2nd Avenue

14
July

Madison Community Band Tribute Concert for 150th Anniversary of the end of the Civil War
Joined by famed Lincoln reenactor Dennis Boggs
Daikin Amphitheater at Bank Street NE
6:00 P.M. Meet & Greet Mr. Lincoln
7:00 P.M. Concert begins
Free Event

13
July

Concerts by the River
6:00 P.M. Decatur Youth Symphony
7:00 P.M. Replay
Rhodes Ferry Park
Free Event

11-12
July

Ultimate Frisbee Huckfest
Jack Allen Complex

Wind, Rain or Shine Ice-Skating Competition
Point Mallard Ice Complex

11
July

Corn Festival
Decatur Farmers Market
211 1st Avenue
Free Event

Household Chemical Collection
Public Works Complex
Central Parkway @ 14th Street
9:00 A.M. - Noon
Free Event

6
July

Concerts by the River
6:00 P.M. Dixie Bluegrass
7:00 P.M. Robert Montgomery
Rhodes Ferry Park
Free Event

3-4
July

Spirit of America
Point Mallard Park
Free Event

3
July

City Offices closed for holiday

30-5
June-July

USA Archery
Jack Allen Complex

29
June

Concerts by the River
6:00 PM Dorothy Cole & Friends
Rhodes Ferry Park
Free Event

27
June

Star Wars Day
2:00-4:00 PM
Decatur Public Library
Free Event

22
June

Concerts by the River
6:00 PM Jeff Whitlow
Rhodes Ferry Park
Free Event

20-21
June

River City Rivalry Lacrosse Tournament
Jack Allen Complex

20
June

A Night Fishing Tournament
Ingalls Harbor
6:30 P.M.

19
June

3rd Friday
Bank St & 2nd Ave

18
June

Discovering a Sense of Place-Delano Park Conservancy
The Magnolia Room

15
June

Concerts by the River
6:00 P.M. Bimini Road
Rhodes Ferry Park
Free Event

14
June

Historic Decatur Garden Tour
Old Decatur & Albany
Historic Districts
Free Event

13
June

Household Chemical Collection
Public Works Complex
Central Parkway @ 14th Street
9:00 A.M. - Noon

Alabama Bass Anglers
Ingalls Harbor

Rally for a Violence Free Community
March begins at city hall at 10:00 A.M.
Rally at Daikin Amphitheater at Bank & Church St.

29-13
May-June

Nungester & Wolfe: A Legacy of Art
Solo Art Exhibit
Carnegie Visual Arts Center
Free Event

8-11
June

Treasure Hunters Safari Art Camp (5-7yrs)
Alabama Center for the Arts

8
June

Explore the world of Percy Jackson
Scavenger hunt, trivia & snacks. Ages 12-18.
Decatur Public Library
6:00 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Free Event

Concerts by the River
S6:00 P.M. PapaRox
Rhodes Ferry Park
Free Event

6
June

Takin’ it to the Streets Block Party
Bank Street and Founders Park
3:00 P.M.-10:00 P.M.
Free Event

Canoe and Kayak Flint Creek
(Bring your own boat)
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge
8:00 A.M.
Free Event

5
June

First Friday Family Flicks: Frozen
Daikin Amphitheater at Founders Park
Church & Bank Streets
Starts at dusk
Free Event

1
June

Bees & Beekeeping
Decatur Public Library
6:00 P.M.
Free Event

Concerts by the River
6:00 P.M. Taylor McLain
7:00 Sophisticated Swingers
Rhodes Ferry Park
Free Event

23-24
May

Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Festival
Point Mallard Park
Free Event

23
May

Heartland Anglers Fishing Tourn.
Ingalls Harbor

Opening Day
Point Mallard Waterpark
Point Mallard Park

22
May

Opening Celebration at the Daikin Amphitheater
Founders Park
Free Event

Daikin Festival
Morgan County Fairgrounds
Free Event

16
May

A Bluegrass Spring - Orchestra Sul Poticello
Daikin Amphitheater
Founders Park
7:00 P.M.

13
May

3rd Friday
Bank St & 2nd Ave
Free Event

15-16
May

SoulStock
Point Mallard Park
Free Event

13
May

Caves & Caving in AL
Wheeler Basin Library
Free Event

11
May

Violins! Violins! Violins!
Princess Theatre
Free Event

Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge
Wheeler Basin Library
Free Event

9
May

Strawberry Festival
Farmers Market
1st Avenue
Free Event

Household Chemical Collection
Public Works Complex
Central Parkway @ 14th Street
9:00 A.M. - Noon

8-10
May

Governors Cup Soccer/Final Four
Jack Allen Complex

28
Apr

The Hot Sardines NYC Jazz Band
Princess Theatre

25
Apr

Historic Walking Tour: Civil War
Starts at Old State Bank
952 Bank Street NE
10:00 A.M.
Free Event

24-25
Apr

“The Miracle Worker”
Bank Street Players
Princess Theatre

20-25
Mar-Apr

Power, Poverty and the TVA Exhibition
Carnegie Visual Arts Center

19
Apr

Leave No Trace
Earth Day Event
Delano Park

17-19
Apr

The Open Cup Soccer (Boys)
Jack Allen Complex

18
Apr

Farmers Market Opens
1st Avenue

American Bass Anglers
Ingalls Harbor

17
Apr

3rd Friday
Downtown Decatur

11
Apr

River City Film Festival
1:30 P.M.-2:45 P.M.
Workshop and Brainstorming
Alabama Center for the Arts

2:00 P.M.-6:15 P.M.
Film Screenings
Princes Theatre

6:45 P.M.
Red Carpet Walk of Filmmakers

7:00 P.M.
Awards Ceremony
Princess Theatre

Household Chemical Collection
Public Works Complex
Central Parkway @ 14th Street
9:00 A.M. - Noon

Decatur Youth Symphony Concert
First Baptist Church
123 Church Street NE

Heartland Anglers Fishing Tourney
Ingalls Harbor

ASABFA Fishing Tourney
Ingalls Harbor

Clean & Learn - Wildflower Identification
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge

10-12
Apr

The Open Cup Soccer (Girls)
Jack Allen Complex

10-11
Apr

ACCC Tennis W
Jimmy Johns Tennis Center

8
Apr

UA v. Middle TN State
Wilson Morgan Softball Complex
6:00 P.M.

5
Apr

Historic Walking Tour: Scottsboro Boys
Starts at Old State Bank
952 Bank Street NE
10:00 A.M.

2
Apr

State of the City Address
Ingalls Harbor Pavilion
7:30 A.M.-9:30 A.M.

28-29
Mar

Olympic Development Program
Soccer
Jack Allen Complex

28
Mar

Hooked on Decatur Bass Tournament
Ingalls Harbor Pavilion

Easter Eggstravaganza
Ingalls Harbor Pavilion

21
Mar

American Bass Anglers Bass Tournament
Ingalls Harbor

20
Mar

Third Friday
Downtown Decatur
5:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M.

19
Mar

“Built to Last” Documentary Screening
Alabama Center for the Arts
2nd Avenue

16
Mar

The New Shanghai Circus Chinese Acrobats
Princess Theatre
7:30 P.M.

14
Mar

Household Chemical Collection
9 A.M. - Noon
Public Works complex
1802 Central Parkway

Lacrosse Exhibition
Jack Allen Complex & Point Mallard

Paint the Town Green
Downtown Decatur

20-10
Jan-Mar

Alabama Revisited: Recent Photographs of Alabama’s Past
Carnegie Visual Arts Center

7
Mar

Heartland Anglers Fishing Tournament

Wings to Soar
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge

6-7
Mar

River City Shootout
Jack Allen Complex

28-1
Feb-Mar

GMCBA Home & Garden Show
Ingalls Harbor Pavilion

28
Feb

Point Mallard Ducks vs. Nashville Jr. Predators
Point Mallard Ice Complex

1-25
Feb

Paper & Portraits by Michael Liu
AL Center for the Arts Gallery
2nd Avenue

19-22
Feb

Alabama Arctic Blast
Wilson Morgan Complex

13-15
Feb

Point Mallard Ducks vs. Topeka Capitals
Point Mallard Ice Complex

14
Feb

Carnegie Carnival Parade
2nd Ave. & Bank St.
6:00 P.M.

Household Chemical Collection
Public Works Complex
Central Parkway @ 14th Street
9:00 A.M. - Noon

13-14
Feb

ASABFA Fishing Tournament
Ingalls Harbor

13
Feb

The Swamp Poppas Zydeco Dance Band
Princess Theater
2nd Avenue
7:00 P.M.

7
Feb

Wildlife Identification-clean & learn
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge
9:00 A.M.

31
Jan

St. Paul & the Broken Bones
Princess Theatre
7:30 P.M.

10-31
Jan

Art by Students, Faculty & Alumni of ASU
AL Center for the Arts Hallway

10
Jan

Household Chemical Collection
Public Works Complex
Central Parkway @ 14th Street
9:00 A.M. - Noon

Festival of the Cranes
6:30 A.M.-5:00 P.M.
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge
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