Marietta the Gathering

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Marietta the Gathering is a new festival held each March in Glover Park at the Historic Marietta Square celebrating Geek Community, pop culture, and the arts. This family-friendly festival will include the Guild Show, a collection of art makers, merchandisers, crafters, and smiths; Tourney Alley, a street full of board games, card tournaments, and possibly video game arcade; as well as several other panels, performances, and contests in and around Glover Park.

Date: March 2nd 2024

Time: 10AM to 8PM

Location: Historic Marietta Square


 "The Guild Show" (Open from 10AM to 8PM)

The Guild Show is a collection of artists, maker, and merchandisers showcasing their wares. Apply to be a vendor using our online application! or... Applications to join the show can be downloaded here. Please submit applications by February 9th, 2024 at 5:00pm

Completed application are to be emailed to or mailed to:

City of Marietta
Parks, Recreation, and Facilities Department Attn: Special Events
PO Box 609 
Marietta, GA 30061-0609

Tournament Alley (10AM to 7PM)

Tents will be set up down East Park Square hosting an array of tabletop gaming, card play and gaming vendors. 

One thing that is universal across all types of communities... We have to EAT! We are looking for unique, exotic, and down-right geeky food and beverage vendors to be apart of this EVENT!! If you would like to apply, please complete our Food Vendor Application or download it (Downloadable PDF) and return it to before January 27th, 2024. 

*Spaces are limited, and not all applications will be accepted*

Interested in sponsoring this event? Or volunteering? Email for more information.

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 background check prior to working their first event*