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First Friday in August

Posted on: 07/31/2017
By  Brett Wharff
 
First Friday events are scheduled for this Friday as we cross over into the month of August.
 
As usual, downtown businesses will be open late between 5pm and 9pm so the community can shop local in downtown Marietta.
 
The 42nd Band Organ Rally will be in town and is supported by the Mid America Chapter of the Music Box Society and is hosted by Jim and Sylvi Caporale of American Flags and Poles.
 
The Happiest Music on Earth will be in downtown Marietta from the Lafayette Hotel all the way to Campus Martius and Marietta Main Street has said that the tunes can be heard on Second Street as well.
 
A free carousel will be featured on the Armory Lawn as well as band organs, monkey organs, calliopes and much more.
 
More information is available at MariettaMainStreet.org.

Pooch Pool Party Cancelled

The previously announced Pooch Pool Party planned for Monday, August 21st 2017 at the Marietta Aquatic Center has been cancelled due to the distemper scare in the area.

 

Bobcat Beer

Starting this season, Ohio University in Athens will enact a new policy allowing the sale of beer during football games.

 
Scoreboard for Saturday, August 19, 2017
  • MLB

    Cincinnati Reds

    11

    Atlanta Braves

    8

    St. Louis Cardinals

    4

    Pittsburgh Pirates

    6

    Cleveland Indians

    5

    Kansas City Royals

    0