Vote for your favorite!

The 2017 Blueberry Festival Poster Contest is now underway. Follow the link to vote for your favorite! Read More...

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Farmers Market opens Saturday, May 20

The Downtown Marquette Farmers Marquette will open for the season on Saturday, May 20. The market takes place on Saturday through December 16, 2017. Read More...

Farmers Market opens Saturday, May 20

Blueberry Festival Vendor Registration Now Available

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Blueberry Festival Vendor Registration Now Available

Available Downtown Properties

Looking for property to buy or rent? Check out our list of available downtown properties. Read More...

Available Downtown Properties

DDA Updates Downtown Parking System

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DDA Updates Downtown Parking System

Blueberry Festival Poster Contest Voting is Now Open!

Voting is now open for the sixteenth annual Blueberry Festival poster contest. Click below to view the entries and to choose your favorite!

Blueberry Festival Poster Contest Voting

The winner of the sixteenth annual
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Recent News
May Building Blocks Newsletter Available

Read the latest on the opening of the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market season, Bike to Work Week, Fourth of July fundraising and more in the May issue of our Building
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Blueberry Festival Poster Contest Deadline Extended

The Marquette Downtown Development Authority has extended the deadline for submissions for the 2017 Blueberry Festival Poster Contest to Tuesday, May 9. The DDA offices will be closed from May
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April Newsletter Available Now

The April edition of the Building Blocks newsletter is available now. Stay informed of happenings in Marquette’s Downtown District here:

 

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Upcoming Events
June 3rd
Iron Range Roll

June 11th
Parenting & Play

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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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