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Marquette Art Week Lineup

The City of Marquette Art Week (June 21-27) brings together local artists, arts organizations, and businesses to put on a week-long series of special events, concerts, workshops, performances, and demonstrations that will immerse visitors and locals alike. Check out the schedule below to start…

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Things To Do On The Water In Marquette County

When you have the world’s largest freshwater lake in your backyard, there is no shortage of ways to experience it—from strolling the sandy coves tucked along its rocky shores to diving off the ancient cliffs that tower above it. With 83 miles of Superior shoreline—plus 150 streams and nearly 300…

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Summer Events in Marquette

Cover photo courtesy of Taryn Okesson From outdoor art exhibits and performances to biking and running races to live music and car shows, these events are returning right in time for summertime. Make your summer more eventful in Marquette County, MI. JUNE First Thursdays Art Walk Thursday, June…

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The Marquette Ultimate Bucket List Challenge

Jump off Black Rocks? Climb to the top of Hogback? Visit waterfalls? This is all right up our alley. When we were challenged by Travel Marquette to accomplish as much of the summer activities as possible on the Marquette Ultimate Bucket List, we were down to make it happen! After going through the…

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Marquette Crafted

It’s no secret that Marquette has become known for its burgeoning beer scene—but craft brews aren’t the only homegrown goodness found U.P. here. Artists and craftsmen join brewers, farmers, chocolatiers and third-generation fishermen to deliver a bounty of local treasures. Here are some recommended…

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The Most Instagram-able Spots in Marquette

While most of the attractions and activities you'll see or do in Marquette County are sure to make you forget to check your phone, you'll want to remember to bring it on your adventures to capture all of the #ReMARQable memories you'll make. Step 1) Enjoy the view Step 2) Snap a pic or two Step 3)…

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Four Accessible Waterfalls to Explore in Spring

Between the initial snowmelt and increased rainfall, springtime is prime time for chasing waterfalls. With that being said, there are many that are typically trickier to reach due to seasonal trail and road conditions, so we've highlighted some of our favorite spring treks that are fairly easy to…

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Five Recommended Bike Rides in Marquette

Ready to ride? Whether you're a beginner or expert, we have the perfect trails or paths for you to choose. Here are some of our top recommended spring and summer bike rides. North Trails Loop If you’re new to Marquette’s MTB trails, we introduce to you - the North Trails Loop. Part of the…

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Spring Hikes for Kids and Adults Alike

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

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Fun Facts About our Favorite Marquette Lighthouses

These five Marquette County lighthouses each offer breathtaking views of Lake Superior with their own distinctive designs and dramatic settings. Marquette’s lighthouses are a shining example of what makes the Great Lakes State so great and why you’ll want to plan your trip today—but before you…

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