Redbird Rookie Registration!

The Decatur Park District Redbird Rookies baseball league registration begins March 7! Redbird Rookies, presented by the Decatur Park District and DMH, is a free recreational baseball league for boys and girls aged 5 – 13 who have no prior experience playing ball.   Click here for more information!

Team River Runner

Team River Runner Decatur is a non-profit organization

that assists veterans in any stage of their healing process through kayaking.

Veterans and their families are welcome to participate.

For more information contact Jennifer Hahn at 314-807-3063 or

Baseball/Softball Registration

Decatur Youth Baseball is affiliated with Little League and operates under their rules and regulations. The Youth Softball league is affiliated with Country Girls and operates under their rules and regulations. Parent/guardian must accompany youth to registration. A birth certificate copy will be required for first-year players. Check the events calendar for specific dates! Registration ends March 28!


Toddler Open Gym

Need some active entertainment? Bring your kids to the DISC! Balls, hoops building blocks, riding toys, and puzzles are provided for a safe play environment. Now through May 31!  Note: Infants – 5 years Wednesdays, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at the DISC!


Fee: $2 per child/FREE for youth aged 1 & under + DISC Full Facility Family Pass holders

2017 Turkey Trot

The Decatur Park District’s 43rd Annual Turkey Trot presented by Tate & Lyle and Fleet Feet Sports is scheduled for November 18 at 8 a.m. at Fairview Park! Enter the 5K or 10K run, 5K recreational walk, or 1/2 mile Turkey Tot Trot. Tot Trot includes a T-shirt and participation prizes. 5K and 10K races include computerized results and 3-deep awards per age group. Register by November 10 to guarantee long-sleeved tech tee in the 5K, 10K, and walk. Purchase a Turkey Trot cotton beanie or stretch fleece headband for $10 each (must be ordered by November 10). Register online at by November 10, mail your registration to the DISC, or call 429-3472.
Date: Saturday, November 18
Time: 6:45 – 7:30 a.m. – Race Day Registration/Check-in
7:30 a.m. – Tot Trot; 8 a.m. – Race
Location: Fairview Park Pavilion #1
Fee: $26 ($31 on race day); Tot Trot $16 ($21 on race day)
Registration: Register on, mail or return your completed registration form & fee to the DISC (1295 W. Wood), or call 429-3472. Click here to download a Turkey Trot registration form.
Early Packet Pick-Up: Friday, November 17 from 4 – 6 p.m. at Fairview Park Pavilion #1

Autumn Spectacular Cross Country Meet

The Autumn Spectacular Cross Country Meet is for boys and girls, aged 7 – 18, who enjoy cross country running and want to compete against their peers. Awards for the top 6 finishers in each group. Call 429-3472 for start times for divisions.
Click here to download a registration form.
Date: Sunday, November 5
Time: Registration, 12:30 p.m.
Course walk, 1 p.m.
Race, 1:30 p.m.
Location: Fairview Park
Fee: $6 ($10 with resident discount)

Pickleball Open Play at the DISC

Whether you’re aged 5, 85 or somewhere in between, come to the DISC and play a game of pickleball! The DISC is now offering courts for open play pickleball time. Paddles are available for a small fee. For more information, call Rachael Bishop at 429-3472. View the Pickleball Open Play flyer.

Date: Mondays & Wednesdays, October 16 – March 14
Time: 9 a.m. – noon
Fee: $2 for non-members; free for DISC members
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood