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McCleary's Public House isn't just a restaurant, it's a part of the Marietta community. Whether you enjoy local festivals, the arts, or the great outdoors, Marietta and the Marietta area has what you're looking for. Support our community by checking out these events and businesses. And while you're in town, stop into McCleary's to raise a pint and grab a bite! Sláinte!
Support Susquehanna Stage Company by doing dinner at McCleary's and catching a show after

Susquehanna Stage Company

The Susquehanna Stage Co. is a non-profit community organization located in historic Marietta. With multiple productions for a variety of tastes each year, there's something for everyone. Have dinner with us and then a night at the theater!

Susquehanna River Trail runs from Columbia to Bainbridge and right by McCleary's on Front Street

Susquehanna River Trail

The Susquehanna River Trail stretches nearly 13 miles along the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County.  This great trail has multiple boat launches making it perfect for a day on or by the river. And the best part is, it includes Front Street of Marietta. That's right, McCleary's is on the River Trail! So whether you're into hiking, biking, boating, or kayaking, stop in for some refreshments to power you through your day!

Chiques Rock Outfitters has all the outdoor equipment you need to enjoy the Susquehanna River

Chiques Rock Outfitters

Have you ever been on the River Trail and wanted to try something new like rock climbing? Or maybe something on the river like tubing or kayaking? If so, check out Chiques Rock Outfitters! Whether you're a beginner and need lessons and a guide, an expert who needs new equipment, or just want to rent a bike to see the Trail, Chiques Rock Outfitters can help.

Marietta Day is a mile-long street festival on the second Saturday of May

Marietta Day

Summer gets kicked off in Marietta with a mile long street festival! Vendors line up through the downtown and lots of food, games, sales, and music. Visit the shops downtown, check out the many yard sales going on side streets, or check out the restaurants on Front Street (including McCleary's) for food and drink specials.


Second Saturday in May, 9 am to 3 pm

Marietta Candlelight Tour is a Christmas tour of Marietta homes on the first Sunday of December

Marietta Candlelight Tour

Twice a year, the people of Marietta open up their homes to the public for walking tours of the town. The Marietta Candlelight Tour has been kicking off the holiday season for over 50 years and helps fund upkeep of Marietta's historic buildings. 


First Sunday in December, 11 am to 7 pm

Marietta Garden Tour is a tour of Marietta Homes on the second Sundaty in September

Marietta Garden Tour

This rain or shine event wraps up the summer along the river showing off some of the most spectacular gardens and yards in Marietta. Even get some gardening tips from experts and exchange plants with other gardeners! Proceeds benefit the Marietta Community House.


Second Sunday in September, 11 am to 4 pm

Pig Iron Fest & Car Show at the Musselman Furnace is the last Saturday in September

Pig Iron Fest & Car Show

Experience Marietta's history as a river town at the end of each September. Furnace tours and other living history attractions around the Musselman Furnace highlight the day. Plus there are activities for the kids, music, food, crafts, and classic cars! Proceeds for this event go to local charities.


Last Saturday in September, 11 am to 4 pm

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