Warm memories are made in Marietta, Ohio, home of the Ohio River Sternwheel Festival
One by one, from up river and down, the sternwheelers arrive in Marietta, Ohio, home of the American Sternwheel Association. They come to The Riverboat Town, to have some good ol’ fashioned fun at the event of the year – the Ohio River Sternwheel Festival!
All events are FREE, and the atmosphere is festive and friendly
Marietta invites you to come early and stay late. Enjoy the continuous weekend entertainment, food and refreshments from the various vendors and enjoy the sights, sounds, and smells of the Ohio River Sternwheel Festival!
It’s always the weekend after Labor Day
The 2018 Festival will be held September 7, 8, and 9 at the Ohio River Levee on the corner of Front and Greene Streets in downtown Marietta.
Weather for Marietta
- 10:32 PM EST on February 21, 2018
- 7:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018
Thursday 02/22 100%
A steady rain in the morning. Showers continuing in the afternoon. High 48F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall around a half an inch.
Friday 02/23 90%
Rain likely. High 69F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
Saturday 02/24 90%
Rain with thunderstorms by evening. High 63F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90%.