Where to shop sustainably in Marquette County

Whether it be what you eat, wear or do, we have it for you! Find sustainably resourced goods and/or practices at these local businesses:

Marquette Food Co-op

For one, it’s a locally owned grocery store, but the Marquette Food Co-op is also so much more. They provide “shoppers with access to organic, local, wholesome, and fairly-traded food and products”. Stop by and try their hot food bar or pick up some groceries for your beach day here!

502 W. Washington St., Marquette, Mich. 49855 // 906.225.0671

The Marq

A  farm to table restaurant using local resources, The Marq provides an ever-changing menu to cater to what is available locally and in-season. Make your reservation today!

113 W. Baraga St., Marquette, Mich. 49855 // 906.273.2069


Grab lunch upstairs or a milkshake and candy downstairs — everything is packaged in biodegradable wrapping to reduce waste. Not to mention, they’re in the process of switching over to fair-trade, organic, ethically sourced chocolate.

137 W Washington St., Marquette, Mich. 49855 // 906.226.6110

Beth Millner Jewelry

Eco-friendly jewelry is a must! Beth Millner Jewelry makes items made from recycled metal, local Upper Peninsula copper from the former White Pine Mine in Ontonagon, Mich. and even recycled diamonds. Stop downtown and get eco-friendly jewelry for any season!

521 W Washington St, Marquette, Mich. 49855 // 906.226.3540

Marquette Baking Company

A wide variety of baked goods to fit all of your needs. Marquette Baking Company offers vegan and gluten-free goods to accommodate all. Satisfy your eco-friendly diet here!

117 W Baraga Ave, Marquette, Mich. 49855 // 906.228.3777

Velodrome Coffee Co.

What is better than a cup of joe? A cup of joe that can be traced to the exact person who grows those beans! Velodrome Coffee Co. sources their coffee sustainably and even lets customers know who grew it with a stamp on the cup.

519 W Washington St, Marquette, Mich. 49855 // 906.273.2556

Towner’s Pastry Shoppe

Using locally sourced eggs, dairy and coffee, along with sustainably sourced Belgian chocolate, Towner’s Pastry Shoppe is a must-stop during your next time in Gwinn!

37 W M-35, Gwinn, Mich. 49841 // 906.372.4004

Rare Earth Goods

Local, natural foods, a killer deli, and a mix of clothing and art all in one? You heard that right! Rare Earth Goods is a gem in Ishpeming for local goods.

200 E Division St, Ishpeming, Mich. 49849 // 906.485.5650

Downtown Marquette Farmer’s Market

An eclectic mix of local U.P. vendors every Saturday beginning May 25 through early December 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.! Starting summer 2019, the Farmer’ Market will also be open Wednesday nights from 5 p.m.- 7 p.m. Located at the Marquette Commons, enjoy sampling, music and other entertainment while shopping smart.

112 South Third St, Marquette, Mich. 49855