Decatur is a city in Dekalb County part of the Atlanta metropolitan area located 5 miles northeast of Downtown Atlanta. There is a ton of fun activities to do inside this community including visiting local shops, breweries, distilleries, and restaurants for their state-of-the-art delectable foods. There is a reason why the motto says, “Everything is Greater in Decatur”.”
Parks: Decatur Square, Toy Park, Glenlake Park, Glenn creek Nature Preserve, Ebster Park, Lanier Gardens, Winnona Park, Harmony Park, Dearborn Park, Gladys Morgan Waddell Park, Medlock Park, Oakhurst Park & Mason Mill Park.
Other: Dekalb Farmers Market, Decatur Farmers Market, Crowley Mausoleum, Southern Sweets Bakery, Revival, No. 246, Brick Store Pub, Three Taverns Brewery, Independent distilling, Decatur Book Festival, Decatur Wine Tasting Festival, & Decatur Arts Festival.
Schools: Clairemont Elementary, Glenwood Elementary, Oakhurst Elementary, Westchester Elementary, Winnona Park Elementary, Fifth Avenue Upper Elementary, Talley Street Upper Elementary, St. Thomas More Catholic Elementary, and Middle School, Renfroe Middle School, Decatur Highschool, Agnes Scott College, Columbia Theological Seminary, Georgia State University’s Perimeter College, Devry University, and Emory University.