4600 Glenwood Rd.
Decatur, GA 30035
Phone: (404) 289-4940
Fax: (404) 564-0148
GB Event Facility is a premier venue that offers four spaces that are suited for private banquets, receptions and gatherings. Each of the four rooms are well equipped to handle large groups. The maximum capacity of the venue is 500. There are six bars that successfully cater to the events. The dance floor and music system are the other facilities that make this venue one of the most desirable in town.
For classic fun with the kids or an intriguing team-building outing, glide on over to Atlanta's most traditional roller rink. The hardwood rink with its overhead party lights recalls the flavor of simpler times, and helpful instructors stand ready to assist should your technique be a bit rusty. Skate rental is cheap, but admission varies on Sunday afternoons to Saturday nights. Be sure to call in advance, as specific nights are designated for specific age groups, and Mondays through Wednesdays are reserved for private parties. Cash only.
Alumni of Decatur's Wadsworth Elementary School, came together to form the Greenforest Community Baptist Church in 1958. The early church was established on the school grounds itself. With Reverend McCalep at the helm, work on establishing a new church began in 1989, and a few years later, members of the Greenforest Community Baptist Church could boast of a beautiful 94-acre (38.04-hectare) property on Rainbow Drive. Regular weekly services, youth meets and activities, Sunday school and events inculcating Christian principles are conducted here.
Spirit & Truth Sanctuary (formerly known as The Cathedral of the Holy Spirit) is an inclusive church in Decatur that welcomes visitors and followers from all walks of life. The church plays hosts to several local and cultural events like bible readings, orchestra rehearsals and student gatherings. Visit website for the schedule of events.
Rhema Christian Fellowship Church was founded in 2002. With humble beginnings, it has matured into an important gathering place for locals who find solace within its precincts. It preaches the path of God and His teaches in a simple manner. It actively participates in major events and drives to help the community, supporting causes like breast cancer awareness.
Avondale Estates, located a few miles east of Atlanta, was founded in 1924. Planned by George Francis Willis, this city gets its name from Shakespeare’s birthplace in England. Tudor-style architecture dominates the downtown area that is replete with bars, multi-cuisine restaurants, antique stores, boutiques, galleries and theaters. Parks, sports fields and swimming pools offer several recreational activities while this community also hosts an array of art events and music festivals throughout the year.
Redan High School is part of the DeKalb County Schools system, and offers excellent facilities for well-rounded education. Besides its sterling academic program, the school also offers comprehensive athletic and extracurricular facilities for overall development of the students. Check website for more information.
Greater Travelers Rest Baptist Church, located in Decatur, was established in 1876 by a small worship group. Since then, this beautiful church has transformed into a major religious and cultural hub of Decatur. It has diverse ministries for spiritual development of women, children and young adults. Reveredly called 'the house of hope', the church seeks to change lives and serve the community through their volunteer work and community programs. Check website for mass timings and event schedule.
Georgia Regional Hospital - Atlanta is a 306 bed center catering to psychologically ill patients. A public hospital it has three major specialties that is focuses on namely the adult mental health, forensic science and developmental disabilities along with training of nurses.
Georgia State University Baseball Complex was built in 1986. Since then it has been the home ground of Georgia State Panthers baseball team. With a seating capacity of 1092, this venue can also be rented for private events. Call ahead for more information.
Established in 1912, Decatur High School is one of the oldest schools in the Decatur City Schools system, and is also the only high school in the district. Besides excellence in academic programs, the school has an active athletic and extracurricular program for all-round development of students. Experienced faculty and top-notch facilities make it one of the best schools in the Decatur. Check website for more information.
Located near downtown Decatur is the DeKalb Medical Center, an acute-care hospital. Providing surgical care, ophthalmology, podiatry, gynecology and rehabilitation facilities, it has another location in Decatur. It is also home to the Decatur-Dekalb Wound Care Center.