HarborFest is just a few weeks away! Get to know the musical acts.

Bumpus jamming out on stage
Crowd at the 2019 HarborFest
Crowd at the 2019 HarborFest

Marquette, MIAugust 8, 2021 – Harborfest is back for 2021 and ready for two great days and nights of celebration down at the Mattson Lower Harbor Park. From August 27th to August 28th you can listen to a variety of acts, from local favorite Bumpus, the High-Octane, musical funk frenzy from Chicago, to Jovi, a Bon Jovi tribute act from Detroit.

This staple community event features seven incredible music acts performing throughout the evening of August 27th and 28th. Party to great music while enjoying local foods and beverages during this salute-to-summer event. There will also be kids’ inflatables at the park, so be sure to bring the whole family for a great night of fun!

But wait! There’s more! The Michigan Nature Association will also be hosing their Moose on the Loose 5K on August 28th, 9 am. Register today and join the MNA Saturday morning to protect, restore, and enhance habitat for plants and animals at the MNA Nature Sanctuaries.

Friday, August 27th
4:45-6:15 pm – Tuesday Jones– A classic rock band with the blues from Marquette
6:45-8:15 pm – Outlaw’d – Rowdy country band from Houghton
9:00-11 pm – Bumpus – High-Octane musical funk frenzy from Chicago

Saturday, August 28th

Bumpus jamming out on stage
Bumpus jamming out on stage

3:00-4:00 pm – Beechgrove & Blacksmith – Eclectic Acoustic Music to Tickle Your Fancy, from Marquette
4:30-6:00 pm – DayDreamers – Hits from yesterday & today from Marquette
6:30-8:15 pm – Iron Daisy – Variety Rock from Marquette
9:00-11:00 pm – Jovi – Bon Jovi tribute act from Detroit

Harborfest is a fundraising event organized by Marquette West Rotary Club and the Marquette West Rotary Foundation. Started in 1984, this will be its big, post-pandemic comeback. Since 1984, the Foundation has awarded over $700,000 in grants to non-profit organizations throughout the area.

You can read more about the event on the Marquette West Rotary & Harborfest webpage. Keep up to date with the event on Facebook!