The Best Week of the Year is Back!

Restaurant Week is March 1-8, 2020

The Best Week of the Year is Back!

Available Downtown Properties

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Available Downtown Properties

Blueberry Festival Registration is Now Open

Friday, July 31 will be the date for 2020's event! Read More...

Blueberry Festival Registration is Now Open

Downtown Marquette Restaurant Week 2020: March 1-8

Celebrate the local flavors of Downtown Marquette’s dining scene during the seventh annual Downtown Marquette Restaurant Week, March 1 – 8, 2020. Participating Downtown Marquette restaurants will offer $10-$15 fixed
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February & March Newsletter Now Available

The February/March edition of Downtown Marquette’s newsletter is now available! Check it out here:

Marquette DDA Office Closed for Presidents Day

The Marquette Downtown Development Authority office will be closed on Monday, February 17 in observance of Presidents Day. The office will reopen on Tuesday, February 18 at 9 a.m.


Marquette DDA Hires New Farmers Market Manager

The Marquette Downtown Development Authority (MDDA) is pleased to announce the hiring of the new Downtown Marquette Farmers Market Manager, Sara Johnson.

Sara is a Milwaukee native who lived in Chicago for
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Places to Stay

When you finally lay your head down for the night, you'll slumber in total comfort and style. From historic hotels and comfortable Inn’s Marquette knows how to make you feel at home.

Food & Drink

Indulge in authentic flavors that'll make your mouth water and send your taste buds soaring. Marquette is known for its food and locally brewed ales that you can't get anywhere else.


Whether you're looking for live music or a family day at the park, there's always a way to have fun in Marquette. Enjoy a bike ride along Lake Superior, discover hands-on kids' museums, or see what's playing at the local theater. With so much to see and do, you might just have to stay a little longer.


Year-round outdoor activities are sure to satisfy everyone - from leisure lovers to sports enthusiasts, and everyone in between. Explore our historic streets and shorelines. There is always a way to enjoy the four seasons in Marquette.


Browse boutiques for clothes, shoes, handbags and more. Peruse chic home furnishing stores and antique shops. Or pick up some unforgettable souvenirs at one of the many gift shops in Downtown Marquette for friends and family

History & Culture

From museums and historic tours to art galleries and theater performances, you can fill your days with plenty of one-of-a-kind experiences for all ages. Walk through our streets and see what inspires you, or head straight for the places on your personal must-see list.

Downtown Marquette is Lake Superior's gateway to the rustic splendor of Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula. Historic brownstone buildings, trees, benches and street lamps line Washington and Front Streets providing a picturesque setting anytime of year.

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