WELCOME TO

MARQUETTE, MICHIGAN

46.5436° N, 87.3954° W

Located in Michigan’s forested Upper Peninsula on the shores of Lake Superior, Marquette harbors a community distinguished by its natural surroundings—from rushing waterfalls and rock formations to scenic vistas and dense hardwoods.

Boasting a long list of hiking and biking trails, expansive waterways for kayaking & boating, and much more – Marquette County offers no shortage of outdoor adventure.

After a day immersed in nature, Marquette’s charming and historic downtown, filled with local breweriesrestaurants, and shops lends the perfect spot to unwind and trade stories of adventure.

Enter the

Playground

What's so #ReMARQable about Marquette?

Bigger, bolder, more spectacular, that’s what those who live and play here say about the Fresh Coast. What makes Marquette, MI so...

"Best Small Town for Adventure"

USA Today 10 Best

Eat, Drink & Play like a Local

With a hip craft beer and food scene, a bustling downtown and an abundance of outdoor recreation, discover why these Marquette...

30 Most Charming Small-Town Downtowns in America

HGTV

Brave The

Elements

Marquette County is a playground year-round. There is always something new to do and places to explore in every season. Bike by Harlow Lake in the spring, swim Superior in the summer, take in a color tour in the fall, and ski Marquette Mountain in the winter. Brave the elements and you will be rewarded.

Signature Events

Blueberry Festival

Downtown Marquette Details

Art on the Rocks

Ellwood A Mattson Lower Harbor Park Details

The

Travelogue

Summer Events in Marquette

Marquette has all the fun activities and events to make for the perfect summer getaway! Art tours, trail running, mountain biking,... Read More

Fresh Coast Summer Itinerary

Summer, glorious summer. There’s no better time to explore the Fresh Coast. Blue skies, crystal clear waters, and long... Read More

Making your

Marq ...

Whether you’ve been here before or plan to visit for the first time, our digital adventure guide and e-newsletter are a sustainable way to stay in the know. 

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Plan Your Trip

Before heading our way, you can surely wing it and let your future unfold, or check out our thoughtfully curated suggestions on where to play, where to eat, and where to stay.

Explore Responsibly

For those who harbor the soul of an explorer, Marquette County represents a quest more than a vacation. We hope you will enjoy an immersive experience in a community where respect of nature rewards you with magnificent outdoor adventures, today, and for years to come.