Marquette, MI – December 5, 2014 – Hundreds of people gathered along Third Street to watch the fourth annual Winter Snow Fun Holiday Parade and the 39th annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday night.
Over 25 decorated floats, vehicles and marching units paraded from the corner of Third Street and Fair Avenue, traveling south down Third and finishing at the Marquette Commons.
After the parade, the Tree Lighting Ceremony took place at the Marquette Commons, followed by a performance by the Marquette Redman Chorale, pony rides and photos with Santa Claus.
The Parade was chosen as the second best Christmas parade by mlive.com, and was put together by the Marquette Downtown Development Authority. For more information, contact the Marquette Downtown Development Authority at 906-228-9475 or visit http://downtownmarquette.org/holiday-parade-tree-lighting.