Hit the greens to raise some green for downtown!

Marietta Main Street's biggest fundraiser of the year is now a weekend featuring three incredible events all with the intent of raising money for downtown Marietta's revitalization! Mark your calendars for June 2nd and 3rd and check out the events below.

First Friday: Downtown Mini Golf

Friday, June 2nd | 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. | Downtown Marietta, OH

Grab a friend or two or three and head downtown for a pop-up mini golf course at participating locations! #ShopLocal while you #PuttLocal during this unique, brand new experience for downtown Marietta on June 2nd, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and continuing, for some participating locations, into Saturday and Sunday.

Thanks to an incredible sponsor, Par Mar Stores, we are excited to offer this event for $1 a putt at each location! Whether you're an adult or a kid, head downtown and bring some singles to help us raise money for downtown revitalization and have a blast doing it!

Three putting green locations are free to putt: the Marietta Community Foundation, Peoples Bank, and the Pickering Associates putting green at the Armory Super Green!

Also featured at the Armory Super Green is a pop-up mini golf course designed and built by Malone's Lawn Care for $1 a putt!

Participating Locations

  • Peoples Bank
  • Twisted Sisters Boutique LLC
  • Baker & Baker Jewelers
  • Wit & Whimzy
  • Teri Ann's
  • A Unique Flower & Gift Shop
  • Dad's Primitive Workbench
  • John Rossi Art
  • American Flags & Poles
  • Marietta Adventure Company
  • Jeremiah's Coffee House
  • Riverside Artists Gallery
  • The Cook's Shop
  • Marietta Community Foundation
  • Top Drawer Design & Furniture Studio
  • The Workingman's Store
  • & more to come!

Each participating location will feature a unique putting green crafted themselves for you to enjoy as you explore puttin' around downtown Marietta!

Participating locations, excluding the free putting green locations, will have (20) score cards each for a $10 donation that will serve as a downtown map of putting green locations, allowing you to putt for free at all 14 locations & the Armory Super Green, as well as receive drink specials at The River Town Grill and the Town House, and gain you free access to the Sports Celebrity Meet & Greet. 

Sports Celebrity Meet & Greet

Friday, June 2nd | 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. | historic lafayette hotel

Meet NFL Sports Celebrities during this casual meet & greet - take a selfie, enjoy a drink from the cash bar, snack on appetizers, and get autographs from sports greats! Each Downtown Mini Golf Ticket Holder will receive 1 entry ticket to this event. There is a suggested $10 donation for entry at the door.

                                             Sports Celebrities

Carl Lee
Lance Mehl
Greg Pruitt
Don Cockroft
Jamie Caleb
Jimmie Bell
Nate Oliver
Ernie Kellermann
Tony Dick
Bob Crable
Stacy Hairston
John Buddenberg
Otto Orf
Anthony Griggs
Tracy Blavious

14th Annual Sports Celebrity Open

Saturday, June 3rd| 8:30 a.m. | Marietta Country Club

Create a 4-person team and play golf with an NFL Sports Celebrity! Lunch & prizes provided. Learn more details by contacting info@mariettamainstreet.org or 740-885-8194. Team applications & sponsorship opportunities available.

All sponsors for this event have the opportunity to distribute promotional materials on First Friday and all golfers will receive 1 entry ticket to the Sports Celebrity Meet & Greet on Friday evening.