Fresh Coast Film Fest

October 18-21, 2018

This documentary film festival celebrates the best of the best in the Midwest—the Great Lakes AND the great outdoors. Expect Fresh Coast to make even bigger waves this year, with over 100+ films, 10 Outdoor Tours, and

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Ball Drop Bash

December 31, 2018

A fresh start on the fresh coast. Ring in the New Year with a bang.

Fireworks, music, dancing, and drinks- all on Washington St. in historic downtown Marquette.

A limited number of tickets will be available to the twenty-one and

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Suicide Ski Jump Tournament

January 22, 2019

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.

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Noquemanon Ski Marathon

January 25-27, 2019

XC ski, snowshoe/bike, skijor, and more – all along the rolling hills, flat lake crossings, and climbs of the notorious Noquemanon trails.

Places to Stay

Honey Bear Classic Cross Country Ski

February, 2019

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

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U.P. 200

February 14-18, 2019

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

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Polar Roll

February, 2019

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

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