It’s no surprise the Marquette ultra marathon is ultra-tough. This course features snaking single-track, steep climbs and rocky shoreline. With panoramic views from vistas like Sugarloaf, Top of the World, Bareback, and Hogback.
Why sit around all Labor Day weekend and binge eat/drink, when you could run the Marquette marathon or half marathon? Exactly. This Boston Qualifier is both scenic and epic, including trails throughout 3 historic cities, elevation changes, and
There’s a reason Michigan is called the ‘Great Beer State’—We take our beer seriously here—That’s why we have a week dedicated to the best beers and breweries Michigan has to offer. Featuring tap takeovers, pre-parties, food + beer
The 5th annual Pride Fest takes place at Tourist Park 12pm-10pm, following the Pride Parade in downtown Marquette. This event is super fun and super family-friendly with tons of entertainment, speakers, vendors, and more. Come out and show your
The Lake Superior Shore run traverses rugged and scenic terrain featuring (literally) breathtaking vistas. Race options include a 1 km Youth Run, the Eagle Mine 5 km, and the Half Marathon. The courses consist of single track trails
Harvest Fest is full of fall fun for all on the 100th block of Baraga Ave. Featuring harvest themed activities from 3pm-7:30pm—food, drink, dance, games and more. Don’t miss out on all of the autumnally festivities, and
Fresh Coast is a documentary film festival celebrating the best of the best in the Midwest—the great outdoors and the Great Lakes. Expect Fresh Coast too make even bigger waves this year, topping over 100+ films, 10
Launch into the winter action with the 132nd Annual Ski Jumping Tournament at Suicide Hill Ski Bowl. The tournament, hosted by the Ishpeming Ski Club, features fireworks, food, bonfires, and b.y.o.b beer. Yeah, you’ll wanna be here.
Celebrate the Honey Bear Classic on the scenic Big Bay Pathway in Big Bay, MI. This family-friendly event features the Honey Bear 12K or 24K classic challenge around the Bear Mountain Loop (timed event/$5.00 entry fee), and free youth
Watch from Washington St. in downtown Marquette as the UP 200 is off to the races. The event is one of the top 12-dog mid-distance races in the Midwest, as well as being an Iditarod qualifier. The UP200
In Marquette County winter means serious snow, serious fat biking, and serious fun. The Polar Roll is a 25 mile fat tire bike race featuring tons of awesome riders, excellent terrain, and a Bacon & Hugs Aid Station. Followed