May-Retta Daze

 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. - 7:00 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. - 7:00 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 

Download 2023's Musician Brochure!


10:00 - 11:00am
11:00am - 12:00pm
1:00 - 2:00pm
2:00 - 3:00pm
3:00 - 4:00pm
4:00 -5:00pm
5:00 - 6:00pm


11:00 - 12:00pm
12:00 - 1:00pm
1:00 - 2:00pm
2:00 - 3:00pm
3:00 - 4:00pm
4:00 - 5:00pm

Applications to OPEN for 2024 on January 29th

 City of Marietta Parks, Recreation, and Facilities

Attn: Special Events

205 Lawrence St NE/ 3rd Floor

PO Box 609

Marietta GA 30061


Parking Information

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

Arts & Crafts Exhibitor Application 

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 

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

The City of Marietta is grateful to any group, club, organization, business or individual that wishes to volunteer their time to help the Special Events division put on the best events possible. If you are interested in volunteering for our events, please fill out our volunteer form. A representative of the team will contact you with more information! 

*All individuals who directly interact with minors (under age 18) are required to consent to a criminal bakcground check prior to working their first event*


Additional Information

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