Events On The Square

The Historic Marietta Square District of Marietta, Georgia

At Events on the Square we've brought together all of the great events at the Historic Marietta Square District. From concerts and festivals to wine tastings and art exhibits, bookmark this site for the most comprehensive event information on the Square!

 

Featured Events

July 4, 2013

Marietta's Fourth in the Park

Historic Marietta Square

Thurs 10am

The city of Marietta's Fourth in the Park celebration begins Thursday, July 4, 2013 at 10 a.m. and includes a parade, free live concerts, museum tours, arts and crafts show, food, carnival games and fireworks finale.

 

Parade

The Marietta Freedom Parade includes 110 entries, 2,000 participants and an estimated 30,000 spectators.

 

The parade begins at 10 a.m. at Roswell Street Baptist Church and travels west on Roswell Street, north on East Park Square past Glover Park and the Square, down Cherokee Street and ends at North Marietta Parkway.

 

Entries include marching units from the city of Marietta, Air National Guard Band of the South, civic organizations, beauty queens, scouts and local businesses.

 

The end of the parade marks the start of the Festival. Food concessions, arts and crafts and carnival will provide plenty to do for the whole family.

 

Entertainment schedule

Marietta Freedom Parade, 10 a.m.

National Bell Ringing, 2 p.m.

Parade awards ceremony, 2:15 p.m.

Fireworks, dark Arts and crafts show

 

The Fourth in the Park celebration is coupled with a large arts and crafts show that continues all day.

 

For more information, call Marietta Parks and Recreation at 770-794-5601.

 

 

Upcoming Events

July 4, 2013

Bird's Eye Parade View

Earl Smith Strand Theatre

Thurs 10am

The City of Marietta's Freedom Parade will begin at 10 AM at Roswell Street Baptist Church and will head toward the Square from Roswell Road, turning onto Cherokee Street next to The Strand. Only 100 people will enjoy a "view above the rest" from The Strand's rooftop terrace. Cash bar includes Bloody Marys, Mimosas, Screwdrivers, and other morning beverages. Doors open at 9 a.m. and the parade begins at 10 a.m. Admission is $10 and will be limited to 100 people.

 

For more information visit www.earlsmithstrand.org.

 

July 5th

First Friday Art Walk

Where All The Arts Come Alive

Historic Marietta Square

Fri 5pm - 9pm

Art Walk is a free self-guided tour of the Marietta Square’s eclectic art scene. Galleries, museums, cultural venues, restaurants and boutiques host artists within their businesses from 5pm to 9pm on the first Friday of every month, rain or shine. Look for an official Art Walk banner in the window to identify the participating venues.

 

For more information visit www.artwalkmarietta.com

 

July 26, 2013

Glover Park Concert Series

The Grapevine (Beach Music and Oldies)

Historic Marietta Square

Fri 8pm

The Glover Park Concert Series is the place to be in Marietta the last Friday evening of each month, April through September. Bring a blanket and enjoy a free concert in Historic Marietta Square at 8 p.m. For more information, call 770-794-5601 or visit here.

 

Saturdays & Sundays, April - November

Marietta Square Farmers Market

Historic Marietta Square

Sat 9am - 12pm, Sun 12pm - 3pm

The market has an average of 60 plus vendors on Saturday and 25 plus vendors on Sunday. Market customers have lots of variety to choose from including heirloom tomatoes, fruits and vegetables that are rarely, if ever, available from the grocery store. Visit www.mariettasquarefarmersmarket.net

 

 

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