Welcome to Downtown Arab. An area rich in heritage and history, Arab is located atop of Brindlee Mountain in beautiful North Alabama. With many unique shops and businesses and several quaint diners, downtown Arab is an experience waiting to be discovered.

Calendar of Events
April-November  Arab Farmers Market Opens

Farmers Market located in Downtown Arab features locally grown produce.  Because this is locally grown produce and not trucked in vegetables, market will actually start when the crops start coming in! 

October Scarecrows on Main

Once again, we will be lining Main Street with Scarecrows. Theme one to your business, group theme or sports team. It's free to participate.

Watch for more details.  

Sept - October The Main Event

Free concerts held Downtown. Watch for details
May 17-18, 2019 35th Annual Poke Salat Festival

Festival fills the Downtown streets and sidewalks with arts and crafts, games, entertainment, food court, pet parade, corn hole tournament and more! Free to attend, family friendly!



50 N. Main Street • Arab, AL 35016


34th Annual 

Poke Salat Festival

May 18-19, 2018

mark your calendars now! 

ADA Meetings

Do you want to make a difference in Downtown Arab? We have a meeting on the second Monday of every month at 5:10 pm  and have membership opportunities for Downtown businesses and also for our neighbors in community  that want to help promote, support and work on the revitalization of  Downtown Arab. Call 256-586-0345 for more information

Follow Downtown Arab and Poke Salat Festival  on Facebook for Downtown news, updates on fun events and happenings!!


Arab City

Arab Chamber 
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Arab Tribune


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