With more family fun and artful events than ever, the 13th Annual Decatur Arts Festival is bringing Downtown Decatur to life this Memorial Day weekend!
Friday – Sunday | May 24th – 26th, 2019
Friday ArtWalk – 5:00 p.m.
Families are invited to enjoy an artist market, live musical performances, improvisational and stand-up comedy, a children’s festival, literary events, dance performances and more! Kicking off this year’s festivities, the ArtWalk opens the festival on Friday evening with a variety of artful events to celebrate all through the weekend.
Friday | 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Kick off the Decatur Arts Festival with Decatur’s largest one-night gallery event! The ArtWalk will celebrate everything local. Stroll through the neighborhood and stop by the various shops, galleries, and restaurants featuring works from a number of local artists.
The juried Artists’ Market attracts over 150 artists from across the Southeast who join together to showcase individual pieces and collections. Fine art will be available for purchase, including: paintings, photography, jewelry, sculptures, clothing, ceramics, woodwork, hand-blown glass pieces, mixed media, metalwork, and more.
Festival entertainment will include live musical performances, improvisational and stand-up comedy, literary events, dance performances, silent auctions, and even a festival specially for kids!
Kids Arts Festival
Saturday | 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Join, the kid-friendly fun where your little artists will enjoy arts and crafts, music, balloons, juggling, clowns, inflatables and much more. New for 2019, Four Minutes of Fame invites kids to take the stage for four minute with lights and a mic to do whatever inspires them – tell jokes, dance, sing, whatever brings them joy!
Decatur is known as a hub of Atlanta’s best flavor and restaurants, and this year’s festival is no exception! Food and beverage vendors will be grilling and brewing at East Court Square, and festival-goers will be able to take their pick from Decatur’s many award-winning restaurants, pubs, cafés and fast food restaurants.
The rain-or-shine event is free to attend, and all ages are welcome!