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Buskers performed an estimated 800 minutes each week, with 70 new applications to the free program in 2023 alone.
In 2024, the Creative Village will welcome the first group of artists to its affordable in-town work studios at 500 S. Columbia Drive, ready to collaborate and create.
The Decatur Arts Festival showcases around 300 artists annually - from painters to poets, dancers to comedians, and many art forms in between.
12-foot-tall Syrian refugee puppet, Little Amal, visited Decatur on her journey across 40 U.S. cities in this once-in-a-lifetime community engagement opportunity.
In 2023, 13 new doors were installed around the city, totaling 30 miniature "Secret Doors" hidden in the nooks and crannies of Decatur.