Community Art Events

June Open House at Decatur Glassblowing


250 Freeman St, Decatur, Georgia 30030
6/16

Join us for glassblowing demonstrations by Nate Nardi and other local glassblowers. Snacks, drinks and music provided at this free, family-friendly* event. Stop by any time between 6 and 10 pm. Our glass art gallery will also be open during this time with items available for purchase. For more information, click here.

Contra Dance


231 Sycamore St
Fridays, 2/23-7/13

Join Chattahoochee Contra Dancers at the Decatur Recreation Center every Friday at 8pm (7:30 for new dancers) for an evening of toe-tapping fun! For more information and complete schedule, visit CCD’s website.

Mead Road Mardi Gras


2/10

The Mead Road Parade & Party brings the NOLA traditions of big bands and colorful costumes to Decatur in this annual community event benefiting music and arts programs in City Schools of Decatur.

Chinese New Year Celebration


350 Mead Rd, Decatur, Georgia 30030
2/16

Double Dragon is celebrating The Chinese New Year of the Dog with a Party on Friday, Feb. 16, featuring tasty traditional Lunar New Year Foods, menu specials, and a Lion Dance performance. Besides good food and bar drinks, you’ll also enjoy a Lion Dance performance by the Chien Hong School of Kung Fu – Atlanta, Georgia in . . . Read More

Weatherwise/Otherwise: Artists respond to climate change


141 East College Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030
9/14 - 12/9

The Dalton Gallery’s fall 2017 exhibition, weatherwise/otherwise: artists respond to climate change, features artists who observe varied facets of the weather and climate picture, and its impact on our planet, the human race, and other living things. Artists include: Peter Bahouth, Bruce Bobick, John Cargile, Mary Edna Fraser, Carolyn Halliday, Kathryn Kolb, Bettina Matzkuhn, Qavavau Manumie, Nathalie Miebach, Ohotaq Mikkigak, Ningiukulu Teevee, and Karen Reese Tunnell. This . . . Read More