See and Do in Downtown Poteau!
Events and Activities
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Eat and Drink
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Explore the many unique shops downtown!
Discover the Downtown District.
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Who we are
In 2003, an ambitious new program was created to revitalize our downtown district. Since then, we have witnessed the revival of Historic Downtown Poteau.
Today, you can find almost anything you're looking for here. We are constantly adding new businesses, creating new entertainment venues, and transforming the old town district into an entertainment hotspot and destination point.
As we continue to improve the downtown district, we will turn Poteau into a true destination point for people throughout the region.
Increase of 20% from 2013
Increase from 2,000 to 5,000 vehicles per day
Average sales increase of 22.6% per year
Over 2.5 Million per year for since 2013
Poteau Farmer's Market! The Old Town Poteau Farmer's Market and Bazaar is held each Saturday in Downtown Poteau. Offering meat, produce, crafts, and more. Many weekends featuring live, local music!
Anchor Finance is a LOCAL business that has been in operation for over 35 years. In operation since 1982, they will help you with your new purchases or provide loans on things you already own. Looking for a new vehicle, ATV, travel trailer, boat, appliance, or lawn equipment (and more!)? Give them a call! 600 Read more about Supporter Spotlight: Anchor Finance[…]
“Results, NOT Excuses!” That’s what Alliance Realty of Poteau promotes. They focus on providing excellent customer service. With over thirty years sales and marketing experience, and more than ten years in the realty business, they will go out of their way to help you out. Stop by the Alliance Realty office or give them a Read more about Supporter Spotlight: Alliance Realty[…]
The AES Corporation is a global power company that operates in 27 countries. Their mission is “Improving lives by providing safe, reliable and sustainable energy solutions in every market AES serves.” Founded in 1981,AES Corporation is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. AES Shady Point is located near Panama. As Oklahoma’s newest power plant, it was built Read more about Supporter Spotlight: AES Shady Point[…]
AARC provides towing and roadside services 24 hours a day 7 days a week 365 days a year!!! We service light, medium, and specialty towing and recovery. Including motorcycles, low profile high end cars, and equipment hauling. We also offer unlocks on any make and model, tire changes, jump starts, and winching up to 300 Read more about Supporter Spotlight: AARC Towing[…]
Historic Downtown Poteau Sponsors Historic Downtown Poteau, inc. is a non-profit, donation driven organization. All of the progress that you’ve seen in the downtown district is a direct result of the sponsors listed below. Without their help, we would not see so much growth and tourism that is happening right now in Downtown Poteau. When Read more about Making the Difference in Poteau[…]
Host your Event in Downtown Poteau Poteau’s Town Square is a perfect place to hold your next event! Located in the heart of Downtown Poteau, the Town Square is a large 140’x50′ facility. Provided: P.A./Sound System Lighting Projectors Facilities/Water/Electric Gates for Private Events Party Partners: Dark Illusions/Brother Dog: Filming to writing to set design Read more about Event Hosting[…]
The Poteau Farmer’s Market and Bazaar begins on April 1st and runs through the end of October. We are looking for Produce Vendors, Meat and Poultry Vendors, and Arts and Crafts Vendors. If you are interested in participating in Poteau’s Farmer’s Market, contact (918)647-8648. Download the Vendor Application for 2017
Eddie’s Napa, located in Historic Downtown Poteau, is a family-owned automotive and specialty tool shop. It is located on the old highway at 204 South Mckenna. Call (918) 647-3279. NAPA not only sells automotive parts but also makes hydraulic hoses, repairs A/C hoses and power steering lines. They also have light and heavy duty maintenance Read more about Supporter Spotlight: Eddie’s NAPA Auto Part’s[…]
Located at the east end of Historic Downtown Poteau, Alley Cat Resale Shop is one of the largest resale shops in Poteau. While this shop focuses mainly on gently used furniture, they also feature everything from lamps to gifts. If you are looking for gently used furniture or home decor at a very affordable price, Read more about Supporter Spotlight: AlleyCat Resale Shop[…]
The Angry Mullet: Poteau’s Newest Coffee Shop Come downtown to visit Poteau’s Newest Coffee Shop! Defining the Angry Mullet as just a coffee shop may be a simplification of things though. It can best be described as an uptown, modern destination point set in the heart of historic downtown Poteau. The Angry Mullet: Business in Read more about Supporter Spotlight: The Angry Mullet[…]