There are numerous free and paid parking options throughout the Marietta Square area. The Square features both paid and free parking lots, as well as free parking spaces and paid parking decks. Two of the parking decks are owned by Cobb County, and one is owned by the City of Marietta. The maps below will help you find the right place to park for any location or event.
Free 15-Minute Parking:
In an effort to promote the many small businesses that are open for carryout, six 15-minute parking spots are available around the Square for curbside pickup.
Cobb County parking decks:
Marietta Square is home to the Cobb County Waddell Street parking deck and the Cobb County Lawrence Street parking deck. The Waddell Street parking deck, attached to the 100 Cherokee St. Cobb County Government building, is open to employees only from 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday. The Waddell Street parking deck is open to the public after 5pm on weekdays and all day on Saturday and Sunday. The Lawrence Street parking deck is open to the public 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Cobb County parking deck rates:
- First 30 minutes = Free
- 30-60 minutes = $2
- 1-2 hours = $4
- 2-4 hours = $6
- 4-6 hours = $7
- 6 or more hours or lost ticket = $8
When entering the parking decks, you will need to pull a ticket upon entering the structure, then pay through kiosks at the exit.
Marietta Square/Glover Park
Free two hour parking is available in the numerous parking spaces surrounding Glover Park in the center of Marietta Square. In addition, six free 15-minute spots are available for customers picking up orders.
Additional parking is also available down many of the side streets surrounding Glover Park.
Marietta City Hall Parking Deck
Public parking is available in the upper levels of the Marietta City Hall parking deck. The deck is located between City Hall and the U.S. Post Office at 211 Lawrence Street.
Parking is free at the Marietta City Hall parking deck for those with city business Monday through Friday. Parking validation is required upon exit, and those without validation must pay $20. Parking is free (no validation required) weekdays from 5pm to 7:30am and free on Saturdays and Sundays.
Anderson Street/Waddell Street Lots
Private parking lots (about $5) are located near the intersection of Anderson Street and Waddell Street.
Be sure to only park in the paid lots and pay for your space. Do not park in the adjacent lot with the sign reading “Parking for 25 & 27 Atlanta St. ONLY!” as you may be booted or towed if you park there (known as the Tillman lot – marked in red above).
Marietta Welcome Center
Free two hour parking is available in the parking lot across the railroad tracks from the Marietta Welcome Center.