Music on Third Returns for Summer 2017


Music on Third Returns for Summer 2017

Farmers Market is Open for the Season!

The Downtown Marquette Farmers Marquette is open for the season Saturdays through December 16, 2017. Read More...

Farmers Market is Open for the Season!

Available Downtown Properties

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

Available Downtown Properties

Marquette Craft Beer Week is Here!

Mark your calendars: September 4-9, 2017! Visit for more events and participating breweries.

Recent News
September Newsletter Available

September is here, but as summer draws to an end, there’s still plenty going on in Marquette’s Downtown District! Our Building Blocks newsletter will keep you informed of the happenings throughout
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North Front Street to Undergo Streetscape Improvements

The 100 and 200 blocks of North Front Street will be undergoing streetscape improvements beginning Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Similar to last summer’s South Front Street sidewalk improvements, the project
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Marathon Events Scheduled For September 1 & 2

For Immediate Release:
August 28, 2017
For More Information:
Engineering Department / 228-0440
The annual Marquette Marathon, Half Marathon, 5k, and Kids Fun Run will be held September 2 &
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Upcoming Events
October 28th
Halloween Spectacle

November 16th
Ladies Night

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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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