The Marquette City Band

In the latter half of the 1800’s, immigrant bands were a popular form of cultural entertainment throughout the Upper Peninsula. Formed within this milieu, the Marquette City Band has been preserving that tradition since 1887.

Financial Support

YOU TOO CAN HELP to support the Marquette City Band. What you give will help us to provide you with more great concerts!

Upcoming Performances

2020 Spring Concert – Thursday, Apr 23, 2020; Kaufman Auditorium 2020 Summer Concert Series – Stay Tuned! 2020 U.P. Community Band Festival – Aug 7 – 8, 2020; More details to follow



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Future dates

Winter, Spring, and UP Community Band Festival dates have been determined by the MCB Board last night. Please stay tuned for formal announcements!