Oct. 7 Run 4 Lakeview will be crossing City streets

On Saturday, Oct. 7, beginning at 9 a.m. and continuing through 12:30 p.m. there will be a 5k race running along the multi-use path and crossing City streets.

The Run 4 Lakeview starts at Lakeview Arena then heads east on the sidewalk on Fair Avenue before crossing Lakeshore Boulevard and proceeding south on the multi-use pathway. The course continues south on the multi-use pathway to a turnaround at Mattson Park. The course then returns toward Lakeview Arena, going past Lakeview Arena to Pine Street before returning to Lakeview Arena.

No roads will be closed; however, volunteers will be stopping cars at road crossings and the public is asked to be aware of volunteers and runners.

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Halloween Spectacle set for Oct. 28

The City of Marquette’s annual Halloween Spectacle is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 28. An alchemy of pageantry, music, theater, and dance will ignite the 600 block of West Bluff Street, behind Harlow Park, between North Seventh and Morgan Streets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. A special opening procession will take place on the 100 block of West Washington Street at 6 p.m, directly following downtown trick or treating. The sidewalk procession will travel down Washington to Harlow Park. The Spectacle is free and open to all ages.

Harlow Park provides the perfect back drop for this year’s Spectacle. Equipped with built-in hillside “bleachers,” to enjoy performances. Bring a blanket or tarp for your seat at the year’s most anticipated performance. This year’s theme is the four elements. Don your costume and join the queens of Earth, Water, Air and Fire.

For event details and updates please go to the community calendar at www.Marquette365.com. For those wishing to get more involved with this year’s spectacle as a volunteer or performer, please contact the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center at 228-0472 or email arts-culture@marquettemi.gov. The MACC is located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library.

The Halloween Spectacle is made possible with funding from the City of Marquette, Marquette Downtown Development Authority and Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs Minigrant Program, administered by CUPPAD.

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Lakeview Arena’s public skating season begins

Public skating sessions at the City’s Lakeview Arena begin Oct. 2. The program hours are as follows:

  • Drop-In Figure Skating
    • Monday-Friday from 9 to 9:50 a.m.
  • Preschool/Parent & Senior Citizens
    • Monday-Friday from 10 to 11:20 a.m.
  • Drop-In Hockey
    • Monday-Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.
  • Public Skate (all ages)
    • Monday-Sunday from 1 to 2:50 p.m.
  • Senior/Adult Skate (18 & older) – (Free to Marquette City Senior Residents with ID)
    • Monday from 7:30 to 9:20 p.m.
  • Adult Drop-In Hockey
    • Monday from 9:30 to 10:50 p.m.

This schedule may be affected by tournaments and holidays. Please see the City website, the Lakeview Arena Facebook page, or call the Lakeview Arena office at 228-0460 for additional information.

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Contact Info

City Hall:

+1 906-228-0435

300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, MI 49855

Municipal Service Center:

+1 906-228-0444

1100 Wright St., Marquette, MI 49855

Tourist Park Reservations:

+1 906-228-0465

 

Hours

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