Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week Returns to Marquette's Downtown District March 12-19. Read More...

Restaurant Week

DDA Updates Downtown Parking System


DDA Updates Downtown Parking System

Available Downtown Properties

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

Available Downtown Properties

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market Accepting Applications

The Downtown Marquette Farmers Marquette is now accepting applications for the 2017 season, which takes place on Saturdays between May 20 and December 16. Read More...

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market Accepting Applications

Blueberry Festival Vendor Registration Now Available


Blueberry Festival Vendor Registration Now Available

Restaurant Week Returns March 12-19

Restaurant Week, a long standing tradition in Downtown Marquette, will take place Sunday, March 12 through Sunday March 19. This event is organized by the Eastside Independent Restaurant Association (,
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Recent News
Third Street Public Forum

There will be an open forum on Thursday, March 23rd at 3:00 p.m. at the Casa Calabria, 1106 N. Third Street, hosted by the Marquette Downtown Development Authority, to have
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City of Marquette PSA- Road Closure

For Immediate Release:
March 13, 2017

For More Information:
Engineering Department / 228-0440
Bill Digneit / Double Trouble Entertainment / 360-0751

Closure of Washington Street

Washington Street will be closed between Front Street and
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March Building Blocks Newsletter Available Now

March brings Restaurant Week, thoughts of the upcoming Farmers Market season and much more! See for yourself what exciting happenings are in store for the Downtown District in the latest
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Upcoming Events
March 31st

April 11th

April 13th
Creativity Series

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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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