Hockeyville USA Parade

Join hockey players and fans in a celebration of local hockey on Monday, October 3 at 6:00 p.m.! Read More...

Hockeyville USA Parade

Baraga Avenue Harvest Fest

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Baraga Avenue Harvest Fest

Viewing Parties Downtown!

Kraft Hockeyville NHL Preseason Game Information and viewing party information. Lakeview Arena will host an NHL exhibition preseason game between the Buffalo Sabres and the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday, October 4. Read More...

Viewing Parties Downtown!

Fresh Coast Film Fest is Coming to Downtown Marquette

October 13-15, check out great films from across the Upper Midwest at the Fresh Coast Film Fest. Read More...

Fresh Coast Film Fest is Coming to Downtown Marquette

Trick or Treating in Downtown Marquette

Trick or Treating will take place in Downtown Marquette on Monday, October 31 from 4-6 p.m. Look for the orange "Welcome Trick or Treaters" signs in the windows of participating businesses! Read More...

Trick or Treating in Downtown Marquette

Halloween Spectacle in Downtown Marquette

Saturday, October 29, 6-8 p.m.

Halloween Spectacle in Downtown Marquette

Upcoming Traffic Shift on West Washington Street

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Traffic Shift, Washington Street

A traffic shift will occur on Washington Street Tuesday through Thursday, October 4-6, from 8:00 a.m. through 8:00 p.m.

The shift will occur between Front and Third Streets
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Recent News
October Edition of “Building Blocks” Newsletter Now Available

The latest issue of the Building Blocks newsletter is packed with information about October’s events throughout Marquette’s Downtown District. From Baraga Avenue Harvest Fest to the Halloween Spectacle, trick-or-treating and more, October
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Hockeyville USA Parade on Monday, October 3!

The Kraft Hockeyville USA Parade will take place on Monday, October 3 at 6:00 p.m. and will travel down Third Street to the Marquette Commons. Local hockey teams of all
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Traffic Pattern Changes at Front and Washington St., Starting September 26

NO LEFT TURN ALLOWED AT FRONT AND WASHINGTON
On Monday, Sept. 26, there will be no left turn allowed for northbound traffic on Front Street at the intersection of Front and
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Upcoming Events
October 15th
Archaeology Fair

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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.

Entertainment

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.

Adventure

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.

Shopping

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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