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Bleeding Gray & Blue Weekend takes place September 20-22, 2013 and commemorates the 150th Anniversary of the Confederate Cemetery.  The weekend features special events at the Gone With the Wind MuseumMarietta Museum of History
Old Zion Heritage Museum, and Root House Museum, as well as live music in the square, guided tours, art, and a movie screening.

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On Saturday, September 20, 2013 the Marietta Streetfest takes place on Marietta Square.  Also on Saturday is the Marietta Grassroots Festival, now a part of the Streetfest.

On Sunday is the premier of “Kennesaw: One Last Mountain” at the Strand Theatre.  The event is presented by the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park and the Battles of Marietta 150th committee, and the movie will be the first showing of the new movie created by the National Park Service for Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park Visitor’s Center.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2013

10am to 4pm

12pm to 2pm & 6pm to 9pm

  • Music around the Square

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2013

9am to 12pm

9am to 5pm

10am to 4pm

11am & 2pm

  • Guided Tours of Downtown Civil War Hospital Sites
    $15 in advance / $20 day of
    www.bleedinggrayandbluetour.eventbrite.com

3pm to 9pm

9pm

  • Fireworks over Downtown
  • (Rain-out date for Fourth of July)

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2013
150th Anniversary Commemoration of the Confederate Cemetery

12pm to 3pm

1pm

  • Program and unveiling of Public Art

1:30pm to 5pm

  • Living History Tours with reenactors
  • $10 – Benefiting the Confederate Cemetery & Brown Park

Movie Premiere at the Earl Smith Strand Theatre

  • 6:30pm to 7:30pm
  • Concessions and exhibits
  • 7:30pm to 9pm
  • Movie “Kennesaw: One Last Mountain”
  • $8 – www.earlsmithstrand.org

Check out the “Kennesaw: One Last Mountain” preview below:

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