Art on the Blocks Art Festival

Graci Gallery and the Marquette Arts & Culture present Art on the Blocks, a one-day art festival featuring 15-20 award winning artists from around the country. 

Art on the Blocks will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., July 24; at the Lakeshore Park Building located at 555 E Michigan St. in Marquette, across from McCarty’s Cove Park.  Artists’ tents will be set up on the south side of the building at Graci Gallery and Rustico Furniture. The north side parking lot will feature live music and food brought to you by the Lakeshore Depot. This event is free to the public. 

Art on the Blocks was created to fill the temporary absence of the annual art festivals, canceled for COVID19 precautions. In this smaller, curated show and sale you will find an inspiring collection of 2D and 3D fine art including mixed media, drawings, paintings, printmaking, ceramics, glass, jewelry and works in metal, and wood. 

For more information, please contact the City of Marquette Office of Arts and Culture at (906) 228-0472 or email arts-culture@marquettemi.gov.  

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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

City Hall:

M-F: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Municipal Service Center:

M-F: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Closed Saturday and Sunday

Police and Fire on duty 24/7

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