Decatur Active Living Holiday Closings


Decatur Recreation Center and Ebster Recreation Center will be closed July 4 through July 7 for the 4th of July Holiday. Both will reopen on Monday, July 8.

All City of Decatur pools will be open. Pools will close at 6 pm on the 4th of July.

Enjoy your holiday in Decatur! Join in the 4th of July Parade, then head to the Square for a concert and fireworks.


“I Bike Decatur” Group for 4th of July Parade

4th of july imageAdult cyclists should have as much fun as the children in the 4th of July Parade……so let’s get together and have an adult bike group!

Meet at the Decatur Recreation Center at 5 pm- we will have some decor for your bikes; feel free to bring your own as well. Then we will ride over to the start of the parade that begins at 6 pm.

PLEASE wear a helmet- we want to be good role models for the younger folks. Questions, contact or 678-553-6541.




Active Living Holiday Hours


Decatur Recreation Center and Ebster Recreation Centers will be open on Monday until 6:30 pm. All evening classes and activities are cancelled.

Both centers will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th.

Pools are open throughout the holiday weekend as well as on July 4th.

Youth baseball and adult softball games are  scheduled for July 3rd.

Join Decatur in celebrating the 4th of July with a parade and fireworks. Information is here.

Have a great weekend!


Decatur Active Living Closed for July 4th Holiday

DSCN6931Decatur Recreation Center, Ebster Recreation Center and the Glenlake Tennis center will be closed on July 4th to celebrate the National Holiday.

All three City pools will be open, so stay cool and enjoy the pool!

Then, bike or walk up to the Square to watch or participate in the Pied Piper Parade and stay for the Callanwolde Concert Band followed by fireworks at dark. For more information on Decatur’s activities, click here.

We will reopen for business on Tuesday, July 5.


Enjoy the 4th of July and Stay Safe!

Enjoy your 4th of July Holiday in Decatur!

The Pied Piper Parade begins at 6 pm at the Baptist Church at the corner of Clairemont and Commerce Drive. Decorate your bikes, wagons and strollers and join in the fun. Or, find a great place on Ponce to watch.

After the parade, gather on the Square for the presentation of the colors. I hear there is a surprise planned for your entertainment until the Callanwolde Concert Band begins to play at 7 pm on the Bandstand.

Fireworks are at dark, around 9:30 pm.

For more information, click here.


Recreation Centers Closed July 3-5, Pools and Glenlake Tennis Center Open

July-4The Decatur Recreation Center and Ebster Recreation Center will be closed Friday, July 3  through Sunday July 5 for the 4th of July Holiday Weekend. We will reopen on Monday, July 6th.

Glenlake Tennis Center and the pools WILL be open for your enjoyment.

Be sure to join in or watch the annual Decatur 4th of July Parade starting at 6 pm, followed by the Callanwolde Concert Band at 7 pm and fireworks at dark. Information is here.

Have a safe and fun holiday weekend!