Fort Decatur Recreation Center

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610 4th Ave, SE

Decatur, AL 35601

(non-mailing address)



256-341-4939 fax


Center Hours

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

No Open Gym 


8:00 am - 4:00 pm 

No Open Gym


8:00 am - 4:00 pm

No Open Gym


8:00 am - 4:00 pm
No Open Gym
 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Open Gym

8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Saturday & Sunday



Center Closed for holidays

January 1

May 25

July 4

September 7

November 26-27

December 25


All times subject to change

due to special events or maintenance.



Fort Decatur is located in the Southeast section of the city. It is located across 6th Ave from Delano Park and behind the Little Girl Scout House.

It hosts a variety of monthly clubs and organizations to include the Decatur Civic Chorus and the Bassmasters of North Alabama just to name a few. If you are interested in hosting your monthly meeting at Fort Decatur or maybe if you are looking for a place to hold a family dinner or a birthday party feel free to contact the recreation center for facility rental information.

Fort Decatur boasts a full size basketball gymnasium with bleacher seating, weight room, a racquetball court, table tennis, a meeting room upstairs that seats approximately 70-75 comfortably and a meeting room downstairs that seats approximately 30-35 comfortably. 




Adult Basketball Leagues

Beyond the Bell

Clubs and Meetings

Fort Decatur Kids Day Camp 

Martial Arts Classes

Participant Registration Form

Safe Sitter

Tea Parties

Youth Basketball League

Youth Sports & Fitness





Waiver & Release Form

• Multi-purpose gymnasium

• Gymnasium seating for approximately 200

• Electronic scorekeeping

• 2 Meeting Rooms

• Fully equipped kitchen

• Handicap accessible restroom

• Weight Room

• Snack Bar 

• Paved parking

• Handicap parking

• Racquetball court

• Locker Room   


























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