Marquette, MI February Events


Recently named one of the Top 25 Places to Travel, Marquette, MI is a great place to be at any time of the year. February is a particularly exciting month for Marquette as the snow keeps falling, ski packages get better than ever, and more and more events come through town.

The UP200 Sled Dog Race - The UP200 is one of the top 12 mid-distance dog races in the Midwest. This race offers a first place prize of over $7,000 and is an Iditarod qualifier. You can join thousands in Marquette at the starting gate on Friday Feb. 13th to witness the event of the year.

The 906 Polar Roll - A point to point 35, or 18, mile race across Marquette County, the 2015 Fat Bike Polar Roll begins the morning of Feb. 21st and ends with an evening award ceremony and post race celebration at Blackrocks Cannery.

Whether you’re an athlete looking to compete in a bike ride or a dog sled race, or you’re just looking to enjoy activities and the winter weather while you Ski around Marquette, Comfort Suites of Marquette is the quality, affordable and convenient hotel you’ve been searching for.