Holiday Parade Lights Up Marquette’s Downtown District

Posted on October 22, 2018
 The Marquette Downtown Development Authority is extending an invitation to all local businesses, organizations, and musicians to enter a decorated float, vehicle or marching unit in the eighth annual “Winter Snow Fun” Holiday Parade, scheduled for Friday, November 30. This downtown tradition complementing the City’s 43nd annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, features all of the traditional trappings of the holiday season, including sleigh bells, colored lights and the jolly man himself.
The parade will begin at 6 p.m. on North Third Street and will conclude at the Marquette Commons, the site of the tree lighting ceremony.
There is no cost to participate. If interested in participating or sponsoring the Holiday Parade, contact the Downtown Development Authority at (906) 228-9475 before Monday, November 26. Registration packets are available on the web at