Who we are
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 a hotspot for your next family outing, date night, or friends weekend.
As we continue to improve the downtown district, we believe Poteau is becoming a true destination point for people throughout the region.
A special thank you to James E. Fesperman III for our beautiful home page cover photo.
We love our volunteers!
Spotlight on volunteers who make an impact in our community!
Kim Hoffman- Wilson, Poteau Mainstreet Matters, Inc. DBA Historic Downtown Poteau Board President and board member for 2 years, is the Owner/Buyer of Downtown’s renowned boutique, The Purple Plume. Kim is the CFO for JoB Const. Co., Inc., a family owned and operated business for 50 years. She enjoys working and giving back her time Read more about Meet Our Board Members[…]
Downtown Christmas Extravaganza A Christmas tradition: the Christmas Extravaganza and Synchronized Light Show in the Pocket Park is a fun event for the whole family!
Laissez les bons temps rouler!! On Tuesday, February 28, 2016, join us for a Mardi Gras celebration in Historic Downtown Poteau!! The event will be centered in the town square and will feature live performances, music and entertainment, and a costume party and contest! The event starts at 6pm and ends at 10pm. BE SURE Read more about Downtown Poteau Mardi Gras in the Park[…]
Take a journey back in time during Historic Downtown Poteau’s Pioneer and Steampunk Festival! HDP has been gearing up for this event for awhile and it looks to be one of the biggest things to hit Poteau in years. Experience the excitement as gunfighters battle it out on the streets in downtown Poteau. Take the Read more about Poteau Pioneer and SteamPunk Festival[…]