Marquette Monthly is an independently and locally owned magazine focusing on the people, places, art and culture of the central Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Also popular with readers is the calendar of events each month.  Marquette Monthly prides itself in featuring local writers and artists. Established in 1987, Marquette Monthly has continued the tradition of sharing remarkable stories of the area. You can find MM at over 200 locations or here online in a flip book format. A complete list of locations can be found on the distribution tab on this site.

News & Updates

Beethoven and Banjos

The U.P.’s unique series of annual cross-genre concerts. For more info, click here.

UP3D Exhibition by Jack Deo

A collection of stereograph images from the collection of Jack Deo.  Click for more information.

UP Focus Art series

Exhibition series focusing on artists living in, from, or heavily influenced by the Upper Peninsula. For more info, click here.


Want to be on the cover of marquette monthly?

Local artists are encouraged to submit their work to the MM front cover art committee for 2023 consideration. For more info, click here.


What People Say

Love this magazine!! It's informational with all the fun stuff Marquette has to offer on each of our visits! Love the day to day calendar of surrounding areas too!! Always something to do in the U.P.

Kelli Medler

Best writing, great local schedules and features. Intelligent!

Esther Ayers LaVoy Barrington