Things to Do: Visit Shops on 2nd Avenue in Decatur

Things to Do: Visit Shops on 2nd Avenue in Decatur

You go to one side of town to get gifts for your best friend. Then, you drive to the other side to get presents for your family. But wait! The spot that sells the perfect present for your coworker is halfway across the county—and you’ll have to go there too. Or, hear us out: we Read more about Things to Do: Visit Shops on 2nd Avenue in Decatur[…]

Coming Up: The World-Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra in Decatur

Coming Up: The World-Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra in Decatur

In 1956, Dwight Eisenhower earned another term in the White House after a successful campaign. Additionally, “As the World Turns” premiered. IBM also created the very first hard disk—and they came out with their first computer too. And, of course, the Glenn Miller Orchestra was formed. They’ve been going strong for 65 years. Did we Read more about Coming Up: The World-Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra in Decatur[…]

5 Pumpkin Patches Near Decatur, Alabama

5 Pumpkin Patches Near Decatur, Alabama

The perfect autumn plans don’t always fall right into place—unless you plan for them! This season, pick out pumpkins, take cute pics, and have a great time without traveling too far. After all, there are several pumpkin patches near Decatur, Alabama to choose from. Hidden Rivers Farm About: You have until Oct. 31 to get Read more about 5 Pumpkin Patches Near Decatur, Alabama[…]

Coming Up: Hartselle Depot Days Festival 2021

Coming Up: Hartselle Depot Days Festival 2021

Save the Date, Decatur! The neighboring Hartselle Depot Days Festival 2021 is coming up Saturday, September 18th. Make plans to join in the family-fun festivities all day long! What to Know The 40th Annual Depot Days celebration is presented by Decatur Morgan Hospital. This popular community event is always held on the third Saturday of Read more about Coming Up: Hartselle Depot Days Festival 2021[…]

In the News: Decatur-Morgan County Entrepreneurial Center

In the News: Decatur-Morgan County Entrepreneurial Center

Did you hear the good news? The Decatur-Morgan County Entrepreneurial Center was recently ranked number one statewide by Business Alabama in two categories! Ranked Number One The Decatur-Morgan County Entrepreneurial Center, known as The E-Center, was established in 2010. Since then, it has grown and expanded its reach in North Alabama. First of all, it Read more about In the News: Decatur-Morgan County Entrepreneurial Center[…]

This Weekend: Decatur’s Spirit of America Festival 2021

This Weekend: Decatur’s Spirit of America Festival 2021

The most patriotic holiday of the year has a home in our town: Decatur’s Spirit of America Festival 2021. And after missing 2020, they’ve returned to make this celebration truly special. With vendors, pony rides, and of course a classic fireworks display, they’ll show us all a good time on July 3 and 4 at Read more about This Weekend: Decatur’s Spirit of America Festival 2021[…]

Things to Do: Visit Reeves Peach Farm

Things to Do: Visit Reeves Peach Farm

When the weather warms up, that means our favorite delicious fruits have officially started flourishing. Even better, you can pick them out fresh from Reeves Peach Farm in Hartselle, AL. So, if you want to sweeten up the season, give them a visit! More on Reeves Peach Farm At Reeves Peach Farm, they grow what Read more about Things to Do: Visit Reeves Peach Farm[…]

Coming Up: Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic 2021

Coming Up: Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic 2021

Don’t be surprised when you see a whole bunch of hot air balloons floating through Decatur, AL. This year, the Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic 2021 will rise to the stage on May 29 and 30. Read on to learn more about this cool local tradition at Point Mallard Park. More on the Alabama Read more about Coming Up: Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic 2021[…]

In the News: Polyplex USA Expansion in Decatur

In the News: Polyplex USA Expansion in Decatur

Get ready to unwrap big news! The Polyplex USA expansion in Decatur is set to begin the first half of this year with plans to invest more than $90.6 million for the massive project. What is Polyplex? You probably come in contact with the finished product more than you realize. Polyplex is the world’s fifth Read more about In the News: Polyplex USA Expansion in Decatur[…]

New Business Spotlight: Sweets by Jordan

New Business Spotlight: Sweets by Jordan

There’s a new business making Downtown Decatur a little bit sweeter. In fact, Sweets by Jordan just made the move from a home-based business to a store front on Second Avenue two weeks ago! Something Sweet is in the Air! Jordan Adcock is the pastry chef and owner of Sweets by Jordan. While the made-from-scratch Read more about New Business Spotlight: Sweets by Jordan[…]