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Saturday
09
JUN

Marquette Waterfront Festival 2018

11:30
20:00
Marquette Waterfront Festival
Event organized by Marquette Waterfront Festival

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Marquette Waterfront Festival returns June 9-10, bringing a blend of decades-old traditions with a few new surprises. The music for this 29th annual event will be as enticing as ever, with a mixture of local bands and touring artists to fulfill every musical taste. Here's what's in store for Waterfront 2018...

SATURDAY, JUNE 9
9:30 Dandelion Dash

MAIN STAGE
12:00 Barbacoa
1:30 Protege The Pro
3:00 Cribshitter
4:45 Radio Free Honduras
6:30 Michael McDermott

COTTONWOOD STAGE
1:00 Low Czars
2:30 Heather Horton
4:00 Glassmen
5:30 Tippy

SUNDAY, JUNE 10
9:30 Fools' Flotilla leaves from the Tenney boat launch

MAIN STAGE
11:30 The River Rats
12:00 Hirt Alpert
1:30 Pearls & Tar
3:00 Don't Mess With Cupid
4:45 The Right Now
6:30 Chris Forsyth & The Solar Motel Band

COTTONWOOD STAGE
1:00 Jimmy Sugarcane
2:30 Anna Wang
4:00 Simon Balto
5:30 Gentle Brontosaurus

We are assembling a top notch collection of vendors from local businesses, artists and restaurants, as well as craft beer and wines. Check back for that list soon.

The festival remains free and fabulous thanks to the generous support of these fine folks:
Lauer Realty Group, Willy Street Co-op, your northside neighbors Paul & Ellen, Pines Bach, Overture Center for the Arts, Solidarity Realty, The Chocolate Shoppe, Heartland Credit Union, Madison Gas and Electric, RP’s Pasta, Aprilaire, The Bock Corporation, Gebhardt Development, Madison Greenhouse Store, SRO Artists, Mark Saunders, Robert J Sawicki of Innovative Financial, The Sylvee, TDS Custom Construction, Ground Zero, and A Place To Be.

Big thanks also to our media sponsors Tone Madison, WVMO and WORT!

Waterfront is hosted by the Marquette Neighborhood Association, with a big assist from the festival experts at Wil-Mar Community Center and the River Alliance of Wisconsin (organizers of the Fools' Flotilla). It supports many valued community initiatives.