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The U.P. Builders Show Comes to the Superior Dome This Friday


Have projects? Save time! Save money! Come to the U.P. Builders Show – it’s all here!

Luke G and Bruce W at the Great Lakes Radio Booth.
Luke & Bruce at the station booth.

Marquette, MI – March 4, 2019 – This Friday Marquette’s annual U.P. Builder Show returns to the NMU Superior Dome for the 45th year. The show brings every aspect of the building industry together under one roof to make a easy one-stop shop for show attendees!

With over 120 businesses making an appearance at the show, you’ll find everything from remodeling contractors to window and carpet specialists to even insurance companies.

All week long vendors will be hard at work setting up for the three-day, weekend long expo. Sunny.FM and our sister station 103.3 WFXD are the official radio sponsors of the U.P. Builder Show. We will be setting up our booth Thursday afternoon, so make sure to come see us this weekend at booth #198 and #199.

Michael's Homes is a Major Sponsor this year.
Michael’s Homes is a Major Sponsor.

Several of our DJ’s will be broadcasting live from the Superior Dome during the show. Friday before the event starts, Walt and Kelsey will be live for the Morning Show on Sunny.FM 101.9 from 7-10a. 103-FXD’s Luke G will take over from 10-3pm and Adam Carpenter will be live 3-7pm for the beginning of the show.

Saturday, catch Luke G and Mark live from 10a-3p and Eric Scott 3-6p. Sunday, Mark and Dawn will be live 11a-4p to close out the show! We’ll also be giving away a bags of Crappie Coffee, UP Chaga Connection Products and Sanders Chocolate samples, plus you can sign up for a chance to win our 55″ 4K Smart TV Entertainment Package.

Show Dates:

  • Friday, March 8: 5-9p
  • Saturday, March 9: 10-8p
  • Sunday, March 10: 11-4p

Show Admission:

  • Adults – $4
  • Senior Citizens – $2
  • Kids 6-17 – $2
  • Kids 5 & under – Free

Don’t forget about the giveaways

The U.P. Builders Show is a great chance to meet and interact with numerous construction specialists. You can see who will fit your project best and get new design ideas by just walking around, but there are also tons of raffles where you could win free items or discounts on projects. Here is a list of just SOME of the giveaways:

  • Door Prize: Milwaukee Cordless Chainsaw
    • Drop your admission ticket in the booths 200-201 for a chance to win this $500 value. Chainsaw donated by Midway Sales & Service
  • Ashley HomeStore (Booth 108-110)
    • Register to win a $550 Dombay Rocker Recliner
  • Switzer Construction LLC (Booth 206D)
    • Win $500 off your build, garage, pole building or mini-cabin
  • Big Moose Home Inspections (Booth 202)
    • Win a coffee gift basket
  • Marquette Board of Light & Power (Booth 62)
    • Countless giveaways of light bulbs, hats, blankets etc. FREEBIES!
  • Sherwin Williams (Booth 192)
    • $100 gift certificate
  • Midway Rentals & Sales (Booth 32-34)
    • $500 equipment rental certificate
  • Viau, Inc (Booth 70-71)
    • Win a cordless drill

Thanks to the U.P. Builders Show Major Sponsors:


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