Celebrating in Marquette

There’s no better place to be during winter in the Upper Peninsula than Marquette, Michigan. As the most populated city in the U.P., Marquette provides excellent holiday shopping and exciting winter activities.

Annual Marquette Ladies Night - What better way to get your Christmas shopping done early than with friends? On Nov. 13, Marquette hosts their annual “Ladies Night,” a fun-filled evening that provides women the chance to shop downtown, enjoy fine dining and enter to win gift baskets valued between $400 and $600.marq

Holiday Art Sale - The 2014 Holiday Art Sale will be held on Nov. 22 from 10:00am to 4:00pm at the MACC. With over 30 artists exhibiting original work, whether you’re shopping for a gift or just enjoying the various forms of art, we guarantee you won’t be disappointed.

Winter Snow Fun Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting - Whether you’re done with your shopping or you’re just getting started, everyone deserves a night off. On Dec. 4, you can bundle up and make your way out with friends and family to enjoy illuminated floats, carolers and the 39th annual lighting of the Marquette tree.

With so much to do and so many deals to take advantage of, it’s no wonder Lake Superior Magazine declared downtown Marquette as “The Best Shopping Experience for 2014.”

If you’re in town visiting family but don’t want to stay with family, or if you’re just visiting to take advantage of Marquette during the holiday season, look no further than Comfort Suites Marquette for an affordable, award winning hotel.