First Fridays in downtown Marietta, OH are monthly snippets of the best our community has to offer. Our downtown shops are open late, our restaurants feature diverse menus, local musicians and artists are highlighted, and monthly themes offer a variety of unique, fun experiences for our whole community to enjoy.
September's First Friday is the first day of the Ohio River Sternwheel Festival! Enjoy extended shopping hours, special promotions and activities throughout all of downtown.
Marietta Wine Cellars is hosting wine down with joey d from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.. Joey D is a regional entertainer from Mason County, WV and is no stranger to the music game.
The gun room of the historic lafayette hotel is welcoming tom roddy from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.. Tom plays a variety of Oldies Rock, Classic Rock, Rockabilly, Classic Country and More. children welcome.
fifth street quartet will perform from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at gateway park on the corner of front & butler street
dad’s primitive workbench will host a fall open house with fall decor, handpicked items and more.
teri ann’s will host a raffle drawing with bb2c makerspace as their guest, along with summer discounts on merchandise.
tabletop puzzles & games is hosting a dungeon and dragons night with jason moore as the dm.
justajar is hosting local band oyo as well as a pop-up shop for the south side granola company from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
jeremiah’s coffee house will host local musician levi westfall
Riverside Artists Gallery will feature the opening of the Poetry in Art Show from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.. Local poets have written poems and area artists have been inspired by those words to create a work of art. Come enjoy snacks, drinks and community creativity by your neighbors and friends.