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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!
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[…]
In 2016, Young’s Pharmacy in Downtown Poteau became Benzer Pharmacy. After serving the Poteau area for many years, Mr. Larry Young decided to retire to spend more time on his ranch. That was when the Benzer family stepped in. From Benzer Pharmacy, you can expect the same high-quality of service that you came to know Read more about Supporter Spotlight: Benzer Pharmacy[…]
“Our focus on our work is one with pride and top quality service. We make sure the job is done right, efficiently, and in a timely manner.” What we do: Our oil-field construction projects consist of developing locations and industrial pads, frack ponds, access roads, pipeline construction (up to 10 inch steel Read more about Supporter Spotlight: Robinson Construction, L.L.C[…]
Adams Abstract Co., located at 206 S Broadway in Poteau, has been serving LeFlore County for close to 30 years. Since consolidating, Ms. Loretta Adams and her team have always been big supporters of Poteau, encouraging growth through innovation and experience. While many of the legal terms may be confusing, the team at Adams Abstract Read more about Supporter Spotlight: Adams Abstract Company[…]
Laissez les bons temps rouler!! On Tuesday, February 28th, 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 TO Read more about Downtown Poteau Mardi Gras in the Park[…]