Marquette is the kind of place where we don't miss the noise, the crowds, or the congestion. A place where the hustle and bustle, just missed the boat. Found on the shimmering shores of Lake Superior, in the heart of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, there's no missing the great fishing, hiking and beaches.
Check our calendar of events here to see a list of events taking place all year long. Popular Annual Events include:
Marquette County history runs deep from mining and maritime attractions. Catch a freighter at the docks, enjoy a harbor cruise, or take an Anatomy of a Murder tour to experience the myriad of the area’s rich history and culture.
Within five minutes of stepping out the door, recreation can be found and enjoyed. Marquette County is here to satisfy your human nature.
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Enjoy the sights as you dine on some of the best food you've ever had. Stay in the lower harbor on Lake Superior alongside the iconic ore docks. Make the most of every season and explore Marquette County.
Located along Lake Superior in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, Marquette County features the best that nature has to offer, from proud waters and rugged landscapes to forests as far as the eye can see. No matter the season, we encourage you to find your human nature in Marquette County.
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