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2012 Halloween Spectacle in Marquette

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October 27, 2012
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Downtown Marquette
Marquette, MI United States

The City and Downtown Development Authority in Marquette host a large-scale community outdoor performance of giant puppetry, percussion and theatrical dance. Some of the enchanted include: ravens on skates, zombie folk dancers, stilt walking spirits, a life-size dragon and a skeleton marching band.

As the evening grows dark, the community is invited to join in processions throughout the City converging in the Marquette Commons to witness Marquette’s first Halloween Spectacle.

This spectacle of pageantry encourages community collaboration and creation of a new community tradition. The Arts and Culture Center hosts workshops in large-scale puppetry, instrument making and theater macabre one month prior to the performance, call for details, 906.228.0472.

Marquette, on beautiful Lake Superior, is situated where M-28 meets US-41.

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  • downtownmarquette

    Trick or Treating is scheduled from 4-6 p.m. on October 27 in Downtown Marquette.  The Halloween Spectacle will follow taking  place at the Marquette Commons (112 S. Third St.) on October 27 at 7 p.m.! Lots of spooky fun to be had in Marquette!