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Discover Public Art in Marquette

The stunning nature all around isn't the only eye-catching beauty to appreciate in Marquette. From the serpent of Blackrocks to Anishinaabe-inspired water-giving-life scene, public art is on the rise in Marquette County. “NATURAL” CORNER OF NORTH THIRD AND WEST OHIO STREETS Artists: Lead artist…

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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 us so #reMARQable? We’re here to tell you! BIG WATER When the world’s largest freshwater lake is your backyard, that makes for some pretty #reMARQable views. Standing on the shores of…

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Spring Hikes for Kids and Adults Alike

From roaring waterfalls to peaceful nature walks, experience the natural sights and sounds of spring in Marquette County with these fun and easy family-friendly hikes. Presque Isle Park Presque Isle is the perfect playground for parents and kids alike. The two-mile loop offers shaded, grassy areas…

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Marquette Spring Itinerary

Spring brings new opportunities to explore. From an invigorating stroll along the shore to discovering local art, music, and theater, Marquette is just bursting with fresh adventures. BUT FIRST, BRUNCH Did someone say crepes? Sweet or savory, you can’t go wrong at Contrast Coffee. Strawberry…

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Festival of the Angry Bear

THE BEAR IS BACK, April 9th on Spring St. for everyone's favorite springtime street/beer fest! After a two year hibernation, the Angry Bear is ready to wake from sleepy dreams with the biggest roar yet at Ore Dock Brewing Co. Prepare for a celebration unlike any other, as party animals from all…

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Downtown Marquette Restaurant Week

Dig into the local flavors of Downtown Marquette’s dining scene during the eighth annual Downtown Marquette Restaurant Week, March 6th-12th. Find delicious lunch and dinner specials all week long from over a dozen participating restaurants. Participating restaurants See Restaurant Week Menus…

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Winter Adventures in Marquette with MIPlayground

"You have to go to Marquette and ride." We kept hearing that this winter as we started fat biking. So, we planned our trip to Marquette. Yes, it included fat biking but also much more! We started off by heading to the Marquette North Trail Snow Bike Route. There are miles and miles of fat biking…

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Romantic Things to Do

From charming local coffee shops and restaurants to enchanting hikes and sights, there's no shortage of romantic things to do in Marquette, MI. Check out our Romantic Winter Adventure Itinerary for ideas of how to make any day special with your special someone. Fuel Up at a Cozy Coffee Shop Start…

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Meijer Winter State Games

Marquette is excited to welcome the Meijer Winter State Games for their inaugural U.P. event this February. From spectators to participants, events are open to all ages and abilities. Watch or compete in eight sporting events spread across six different venues in Marquette County, MI. From figure…

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