Art and Crafts

More than 75 exhibitors featuring art and crafts will fill the square.

Autos

The Hubcaps and History
Cruise-In, this year will
feature a variety of classic
cars and motorcycles.
Saturday 10am to 3pm.
(weather permitting)

Music

The MARIETTA GRASSROOTS FESTIVAL has teamed up with the Streetfest to bring local talent to the Marietta Square. Bring your blanket or lawn chair and come enjoy the music.
Saturday 3pm-9pm.

and More

Children's Zone featuring inflatables, make-n-take projects and interactive games. Some activities may require a small fee.

September 17-18, 2016 - The Historic Marietta Square

Marietta StreetFest

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Is there a fee for the festival?
No. Admission is free.

 

Where should I park?
There are 2 free parking decks at the corner of Waddell Street and Lawrence St. View City of Marietta Parking Map. You will also find free curbside parking. There are many private parking lots in the downtown area but may charge to park.

 

What kind of items will be available?
There will be many handcrafted items such as paintings, jewelry, woodworks, pottery, clothing plus soaps, market items like jelly, jams and sauces. Antique dealers will display furniture, collectibles, glass, linens and more.

 

Is there a Car Show at the festival?
Yes, the Hubcaps and History Classic Car Show will be part of the festival from 10am-3pm (weather permitting). Winners are selected by popular vote. Come cast your vote for your favorite car! Winners will be announced at 3:00pm

 

Is there music?
Yes, the Marietta Grassroots Music Festival is from 3:00 – 9:00 pm

 

I would like to participate in the music festival, how would I sign up? www.mariettagrassroots.org.

 

Will any streets be closed?
Yes, North, South & East Park will be closed from 5:00 – 9:00 pm on Sept. 20th.

 

Are there activities for kids?
Yes, there will be make and take art stations plus inflatable slides and bounces. (some activities require a small charge)

 

Will the Marietta Square Farmers Market be there?
Yes. The Farmers Market will be there from 9am-12noon on Mill St.

 

I am interested in participating, how can I get involved?
The application can be found on "The Festival page" of this website. For additional information contact Carolyn Morris, Festival Director, 404-966-8497 or cmorrisga@gmail.com.

 

Where can I get refreshments?
There is a large selection of restaurants at a variety of price ranges on the Marietta Square available for breakfast, lunch and dinner. View restaurants located around the Marietta Square.

 

I am a food vendor interested in getting booth space at the festival. How can I be involved?
At this time we are not accepting any food vendors for the festival. Guests can enjoy the many restaurant options at the Square for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

 

How is the Marietta Museum of History involved in the festival?
The Marietta Museum of History is the organizer of the festival. As a nonprofit organization, the Museum holds this event as a fundraiser each year. The Marietta Museum of History, www.mariettahistory.org is dedicated to preserving the history of Marietta and Cobb County by providing an educational, enlightening, and engaging experience. Four galleries house exhibits on Native American culture, Marietta Commerce, Civil War history, a unique Military Gallery and more. The Museum is located just steps off the Marietta Square where visitors can browse local shops and boutiques, and pick up lunch at one of the many restaurants.