Community Art Events

Revival: Lost Southern Voices Festival


April 12, 2019
215 Sycamore St, Decatur, GA 30030

Decatur Library Auditorium April 12, 2019, 12:30 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. Revival: Lost Southern Voices — a two-day celebration of lost and under-appreciated Southern writers. During this literary festival, invited writers and scholars discuss favorite authors whose works no longer receive the attention and reading they deserve. This year the Georgia Center for the Book and . . . Read More

Concerts on the Square


Saturdays in May

Concerts on the Square are scheduled for Saturday evenings at 7 pm in May, and are held on the square in downtown Decatur. For more information, visit decaturdba.com. Upcoming Performances May 4, 11, 18, and 25 at 7pm

Blue Sky Concerts


Wednesdays in September

Blue Sky Concerts are scheduled for Wednesdays at noon in May, and take place on the square in downtown Decatur. Visit decaturdba.com for more information. Upcoming performances May 1 and 15 at 12:00pm.

Open Mic Night with Java Monkey Speaks


425 Church St, Decatur, GA 30030
Ongoing

Meet up at Java Monkey* for Open Mic Nights. Come to hear artists ply their trade, or bring your own new works and join in the fun! *Due to fire damage, Java Monkey Speaks’ Sunday night open mic have moved to Little Five Points. Visit their Facebook page for more information and weekly updates. Sundays: . . . Read More

Author event: Unmarriageable by Soniah Kamal


1/28
215 Sycamore Street

In Soniah Kamal’s one-of-a-kind retelling of Pride and Prejudice set in modern-day Pakistan, Alys Binat has sworn never to marry—until an encounter with one Mr. Darsee at a wedding makes her reconsider. Told with wry wit and colorful prose, Unmarriageable is a charming update on Jane Austen’s beloved novel and an exhilarating exploration of love, marriage, class, and sisterhood. . . . Read More

Christmas on Clairemont


308 Clairemont Ave, Decatur, Georgia 30030
12/16

Christmas on Clairemont is a collaborative holiday spectacular hosted and produced by Daniel Solberg at First Baptist of Decatur, Georgia,with full orchestra, a symphonic organ solo, and a festival chorus of a hundred local voices. On Sunday, December 16th 2018 at 7pm, Christmas on Clairemont will feature former lead from the Broadway production of Miss . . . Read More