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

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
UP 200 & Midnight Run Closures- February 16-18, 2017

Preparation for the UP200 & Midnight Run will start Thursday, February 16 at 10:30 p.m., and downtown street closures will continue to happen through Saturday, February 18 at 2:00 a.m.
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Hot Off the Press! The February Newsletter is Available Now

February is a busy month in Downtown Marquette! Check out the February issue of our Building Blocks newsletter to stay up-to-date on current happenings throughout the district!

Blueberry Festival Vendor Registration Now Available

Vendor registration for Blueberry Festival is now open, and will remain open through May 26, 2017. Blueberry Festival will take place on Friday, July 28, 2017.

Blueberry Festival Registration

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Upcoming Events
March 14th

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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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