It Happens Here


Expect your trip to Decatur to be full of surprises. There’s almost always something exciting to do here. From a world famous hot air balloon festival, to Mardi Gras celebrations. But, to help you prepare, here’s everything happening.

The Battle for Decatur

Sep 05, 2020 – Sep 06, 2020

A reenactment of the 1864 Civil War battle, as part of the Franklin-Nashville Campaign.

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Riverfest BBQ & Music Festival

Held annually in September

An unbeatable barbeque cook-off, officially sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society.

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Annual Events

Around Morgan County

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