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Posted on: March 7, 2022

May-retta Daze Arts, Crafts & Music Festival Returns to the Square on April 30 & May 1

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March 7, 2022

CONTACT: Emily Zillweger

Special Events Coordinator


MARIETTA - Marietta Parks, Recreation & Facilities is proud to announce that the MAY-RETTA DAZE ARTS, CRAFTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL will return to the Historic Marietta Square on April 30 & May 1, 2022.

May-Retta Daze is a two-day art, crafts & music outdoor festival held annually, around 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.

April 30th & May 1st

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

Musician Application

We are seeking local musicians to add to our music festival lineup as part of the 44th 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.

The Musician Application can be found here.

Deadline for application is April 1st.  

Completed applications must be sent to or mailed to:

City of Marietta Parks, Recreation, and Facilities

Attn: Emily Zillweger

205 Lawrence St NE/ 3rd Floor

PO Box 609

Marietta GA 30061

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? The application can be found here.

Sponsorship and Vendor Opportunities

Sponsorships allow us to put on the best event possible! Help us bring the May-retta Daze festival to life! Sponsorship application can be found here.

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