In Historic Marietta Square

ChalkFest will take place on Atlanta Street and Anderson Street, both of which run around Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art. Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art's address is 30 Atlanta Street in Marietta, GA 30060.

Traveling I-75 Northbound

Take exit 265 (North Marietta Parkway) and turn left

Continue 1.7 miles to Church Street and turn left

At the next light, turn left onto Lemon Street and right onto Waddell Street. Free parking is in the next block.

Traveling I-75 Southbound

Take exit 267B towards Marietta

Keep left to take ramp to Marietta/Church Street

Merge onto Canton Road connector. Canton Road becomes Church Street

Turn left onto Lemon Street and right onto Waddell Street. Free parking is in the next block.


Come out and experience the taste of over 120 different craft beers and 25 varieties of wine while walking the painted streets of Historic Downtown Marietta.

​The Craft Beer and Wine Festival will only take place on
Saturday, October 13th from 12:00pm - 5:00pm.

Purchase your tickets ahead of time to avoid longer wait times and higher ticket prices.

The rest of the festival -- including work by professional chalk artists, live entertainment, artists' market, vendors, and activities -- is FREE to attend. You only need to purchase a ticket if you want to participate in Saturday's Craft Beer and Wine Festival.


10:00AM - 5:00PM

Craft Beer Fest
12:00AM - 5:00PM

Live Music

Michael Zaib 10:00 am & 2:00 pm

Brother Whitlock  11:30 am & 4:30 pm

Alex Guthrie Band   12:30 pm & 3:30 pm

The Atlanta Lyric   6:00 pm

Paul Hand   6:30 pm


11:00AM - 5:00PM

Live Music

Ace Suggs 10:00 am

Power House Dance 11:15 am

Carlton Kell  12:30 pm

Doug Cameron   1:45 pm

Katy Ruth Camp   4:00 pm

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I Bring My Pets?

Pets are welcome in all area except the area where the artists are working and the Craft Beer and Wine Festival.  This might be an event the dogs would rather stay home.


Is The Museum Open?

While you are strolling around the Marietta Square enjoying all that Chalktoberfest has to offer, you are invited to drop by the Marietta Cobb Museum of Art.  The Metro Montage XVIII exhibition is available to view.


How Much Does It Cost?

This event is free to the public.  There is a fee to participate in the Craft Beer and Wine Festival.  Donations are welcome.  You can donate here.

​All proceeds support the Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art.

Where To Park

Please keep in mind that some roads will be blocked for the festival. Please plan accordingly! There are 2 parking decks at Waddell and Haynes Street, a parking deck at Mill Street and North Marietta Parkway, and various spots and curbside spaces around the railroad tracks. Private lots around Marietta may charge a fee.

Marietta Square East Parking Deck

Cobb County Parking Deck

Public Parking Lot

Mill Street Parking Lot

Tickets On Sale Now!

Unlimited samples of over 120 different kinds of brew from dozens of brands (local and national) and 25 varieties of wine from Total Wine. You also get a souvenir cup!

Walk around with your brew and experience the chalk art popping off the ground as artists complete their 3D and 2D pieces.

Get your tickets online early to save money!
$35/Ticket Early Bird August 1 - August 31, 2018
$40/Ticket September 1 - October 13, 2018 @ 11:59AM
​$45/Ticket day of event

​All proceeds support the Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art.

​All proceeds support the Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art.

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