May-Retta Daze

Thank you to all of our amazing crafters, musicians, staff, and volunteers who helped make this year's event a success! See you next Spring!

 May-Retta Daze is a two-day art, crafts & music outdoor festival held annually, the first weekend in May at the Historic Marietta Square. The festival features exhibitors and artists showcasing handmade goods including painting, pottery, woodwork, metal, glass, fabric, soap, candles and more. In addition to a wide variety of arts & crafts, the Music Festival will showcase various live acoustic musical performances from local artists throughout both days. There is something for everyone with festival food, kid's zone and live music. Bring the entire family to shop, relax and soak up the sounds on the Marietta Square.

First Weekend in May
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. | Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Glover Park at Historic Marietta Square, 50 N Park Square NE Marietta, GA 30060

Arts, Crafts, and Music Festival Schedule


  • 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Arts & Crafts Show, Kid's Zone, Festival Food
  • 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Music Festival performances by local musicians on the Glover Park stage


  • 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Arts & Crafts Show, Kid's Zone, Festival Food
  • 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Music Festival by local musicians on the Glover Park stage

Music Festival Lineup - 2023 Line TBA
Checkout the Lineup from 2022!

10:00 - 11:00amShelby Conquest
11:00am - 12:00pmSweetie Pie 
12:00-1:00pmRighteous Bros
1:00 - 2:00pmFoster Greene
2:00 - 3:00pmDoron Wikoff

4:00 -5:00pmTony Bolin
5:00 - 6:00pmLance Price
6:00-7:00pmChayse Pannell
7:00 - 8:00pmJ McCoy and Indigo Method

11:00 - 12:00pmSarah Nova
12:00 - 1:00pmKelsi Westfall 
1:00 - 2:00pmBottoms Up Atlanta Rock Band
2:00 - 3:00pmCody Bolden 
3:00 - 4:00pmMudbone
4:00 - 5:00pmZachary Alexander

Parking Information

Free and paid parking is available around the Marietta Square. Visit the Marietta Parking Map.

Musician Application (APPLICATIONS CLOSED FOR 2022)

We will be seeking local musicians to add to our music festival lineup as part of the 45th Annual May-Retta Daze Festival. Singer/Songwriter musicians (cover and original music) are all welcome to apply. Musicians that are selected to perform on the main stage during peak festival hours based on talent/skill, will receive compensation.
Applications open February 1st 2023. Deadline for application is April 4th 2023. 

Completed applications must be sent to or mailed to:

 City of Marietta Parks, Recreation, and Facilities

Attn: Special Events

205 Lawrence St NE/ 3rd Floor

PO Box 609

Marietta GA 30061


Arts & Crafts Exhibitor Application (APPLICATIONS CLOSED FOR 2022)

The Arts & Crafts Festival is a juried show, bringing exceptional talent and art to the Square. Interested in becoming a vendor? Click here to download the application.

Sponsorship and Vendor Opportunities (APPLICATIONS CLOSED FOR 2022)

Sponsorships allow us to put on the best event possible! Click here to help us bring the May-retta Daze festival to life!

Additional Information

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