August 10, 2012
Marquette West Rotary presents the Marquette Seafood Fest in Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette. Thursday is the Waterfront Gala, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., an outdoor dining experience with a steak and lobster dinner served with appetizers, dessert and a cash bar. Tickets are pre-sale at $60 per person or $500 for a table. For reservations, contact Landmark Inn at 906-228-2580, or call Jamie Tomczyk at 906-251-1891. The Friday events run from 7:30-10 p.m., with Project Pink, a Pink Floyd tribute band with laser light show. Doors open at 5 p.m., with food tents and beer and wine tents, and opening band Sukker Punch at 5 p.m. Advance tickets: NMU Ticket Outlets or online nmu.edu/tickets. Saturday is the traditional Seafood Fest from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and it's free to the public with the Show and Shine Car Show at 11 a.m., Jumparooz Inflatables for kids, and local bands from noon 10 p.m. For more details, call 800-544-4321 or go to www.travelmarquettemichigan.com or marquettewestrotary.org.