Festival of the Angry Bear
Please note, this event has expired.
A Saturday filled with craft beer, food trucks, live bands, and more at Ore Dock Brewing Company. Celebrate as Marquette comes out of hibernation.
Each year in April as the frozen grounds of Lake Superior’s shore attempts its thaw, Festival of the Angry Bear comes out of hibernation and takes over Spring Street in downtown Marquette. Modeled after some of the great beer festivals of Europe, the festival is a showcase of barrel aged beer, live music, delicious food and community involvement. It truly is a celebration of spring, or rather the transition between winter and the 9 months of bad snowmobiling here in the U.P., though the real star of the show is our Angry Bear, Flanders Brown ale. A carefully blended and aged Belgian sour,View more
Free admission. Due to growing attendance and corresponding capacity limitations, the festival will be 21+ after 7 p.m. Anyone under the age of 21 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
114 Spring Street, Marquette, MI 49855
On-street and public lot parking available.