explore the MoCo Barbecue Trail

Things to Do: Explore the MoCo Barbecue Trail

The sounds. The sights. The smells. The taste of a Southern summer can all be found right here when you get out and explore the MoCo Barbecue Trail. About the Trail The trail is exactly what it sounds like—a list of local barbecue spots across MoCo (Morgan County). No matter how you spell it—be it Read more about Things to Do: Explore the MoCo Barbecue Trail[…]

Legally Blonde by Calhoun Theatre

Coming Up: Legally Blonde by Calhoun Theatre

First, it was a book. Then, it was a cult classic movie. After that, it became a jam-packed musical—literally! We’re talking about Legally Blonde as presented by Calhoun Theatre. It’s officially coming to town this Thursday, running from March 10 to 13. Here’s the 411 on Legally Blonde by Calhoun Theatre. About the Musical If Read more about Coming Up: Legally Blonde by Calhoun Theatre[…]

the Dr. Bill Sims Biking and Running/Walking Trail

Local Spotlight: The Dr. Bill Sims Biking and Running/Walking Trail

Make plans to get outside this winter and include an excursion on the Dr. Bill Sims Biking and Running/Walking Trail in Decatur. About the Trail In case you aren’t familiar with the Dr. Bill Sims Biking and Running/Walking Trail, it’s part of an ever-expanding network of trails. One of the main sections of this trail Read more about Local Spotlight: The Dr. Bill Sims Biking and Running/Walking Trail[…]

North Alabama Mural Trail

Local Spotlight: North Alabama Mural Trail

Are you looking for creative ways to get out and explore Alabama? You are in luck thanks to the North Alabama Mural Trail and Decatur’s own Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association. The Mural Trail As it turns out, Alabama loves art in many forms, shapes, sizes and mediums—including murals! This is particularly true for the Read more about Local Spotlight: North Alabama Mural Trail[…]

Historic Downtown Hartselle Cookie Walk 2021

Coming Up: Historic Downtown Hartselle Cookie Walk 2021

Five years of tasty treats! The Historic Downtown Hartselle Cookie Walk 2021 marks the fifth incarnation of the event. And, cookies aren’t the only thing on the menu! Keep reading for more information on this tasty tradition. More on the Historic Downtown Hartselle Cookie Walk 2021 Take a trip through Historic Downtown Hartselle this month. Read more about Coming Up: Historic Downtown Hartselle Cookie Walk 2021[…]

River Clay Fine Arts Festival

Coming Up: River Clay Fine Arts Festival

October has officially settled in—which means the calendar comes complete with fantastic fall fun. If you still need suggestions about what to do, we have a great one: the River Clay Fine Arts Festival. This two-day event will roll into town on October 16 and 17 in Historic Downtown Decatur. About the River Clay Fine Read more about Coming Up: River Clay Fine Arts Festival[…]

Dragon Boat Race and Festival 2021

Coming Up: Dragon Boat Race and Festival 2021

Get ready, or rather “paddles up;” it’s time to “take it away” once again at Point Mallard Aquatic Center! The 10th Annual Decatur Morgan Hospital Foundation Dragon Boat Race and Festival 2021 will hit the water with heart-pumping action Saturday, September 11th, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.! Dragon Boat Festival This annual fundraising event Read more about Coming Up: Dragon Boat Race and Festival 2021[…]

Ravens Nest Produce

New Business Spotlight: Ravens Nest Produce

There’s a new place to buy fresh vegetables and fruits in southwest Decatur. But there’s more to it than that. When you come to  Ravens Nest Produce, you get to pick your own selection of fruits and veggies right from the plant! What to Know Ravens Nest Produce is an organic, hydroponic farm. Asking yourself Read more about New Business Spotlight: Ravens Nest Produce[…]

Decatur's 54th Annual Spirit of America Festival

Coming Up: Decatur’s 54th Annual Spirit of America Festival

It’s back with plans to be bigger and better than ever! We’re talking about Decatur’s 54th Annual Spirit of America Festival, a two-day celebration scheduled for the Fourth of July weekend at Point Mallard Park. Celebrate with a Bang! Make plans now to brighten your Fourth of July weekend by coming to the state’s largest Read more about Coming Up: Decatur’s 54th Annual Spirit of America Festival[…]

a spring staycation in Decatur

Things to Do: Take a Spring Staycation in Decatur

Booking expensive tickets or traveling for hours. Finding someone to watch your pets or water the plants. Taking precious time off work. Sometimes, your yearly vacation can seem like more trouble than its worth. Good news: you don’t have to leave town or spend big this year! In fact, you don’t even have to ask Read more about Things to Do: Take a Spring Staycation in Decatur[…]