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Posted on: February 8, 2023

Inaugural Marietta the Gathering Festival Coming to the Square on March 4

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February 8, 2023

CONTACT: Emily Zillweger

Special Events Coordinator

MARIETTA - Marietta the Gathering is a new festival to be held each March in Glover Park at the Historic Marietta Square celebrating Geek Community, pop culture, and the arts. The 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 4th 2023

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. Please submit applications by February 10th, 2023 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)

East Park Square will play host to a stretch of tabletop gaming, card tournaments, and more!! Detailed information to come!

Glover Park Panelists (10AM to 5PM)

Glover Park Stage Performers (6PM to 8PM)


More information to come!


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

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