May-retta Daze is an annual arts and crafts festival that takes place the first weekend in May. The 40th annual festival takes place from May 7-8, 2016 at Glover Park in historic Marietta Square. The festival features exhibitors and artists showcasing handmade goods including painting, pottery, woodwork, metal, glass, fabric, soap, candles and more. All work is made and displayed by the artist, and the event draws both local Georgia artists as well as artists from around the Southeast.
The Marietta Square Farmer’s Market is on the Square on Saturday from 9 am to noon. For more information about the farmer’s market, call (770) 499-9393.
Date and Time:
Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday, May 8, 2016 from 11 am to 5 pm
Historic Marietta Square
50 Park Square
Marietta, GA 30060
Free in the Cobb County Parking Garage on Cherokee Street and Waddell.
Cobb County Parking Deck
Waddell Street entrance
Hansell St NW & Waddell St NE
Marietta, GA 30090
For more information, call (770) 794-5601.
What is May-retta?
May-retta is the traditional pronunciation of Marietta, although now it is more commonly pronounced Mary-etta. May-retta Daze (Marietta Days) is a festival featuring artists and their arts and crafts that are produced without machines, manufacturing and mass-production.