Local Community Information

Shopping at a variety of specialty stores is made easy, as many shops are located within walking distance from the Marina in Menominee’s Historic Waterfront Downtown. A shopping center is only a short walk away. Also within walking distance are the Menominee County Historical Museum, Spies Public Library, Swings-N-Things Playground, a supervised swimming beach, a large park with picnic area, and Menominee’s icon, Menominee North Pier Light, otherwise known as the Menominee Lighthouse.

Throughout the summer the Marina/Historic Waterfront Downtown District is home to the Concert In The Park series held at the Menominee Band shell on selected Thursday evenings. Other recreation activities abound throughout Menominee/Marinette including the M & M YMCA and numerous parks throughout the Twin Cities. The area also has several golf courses to challenge your end, and the waters off the Marina offer some of the best fishing opportunities in the entire Midwest.

Several major activities take place in the Historic Waterfront Downtown and at the Marina or in the adjacent park during the summer and fall such as the Wednesday Night Fun (sailboat) Races; Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers’ Market; Family Recreation Day on the Waterfront, Menominee River Century Bike Ride; Kids’ Fishing Derby; Art for All; Harmony (religious music concert); Fourth of July Fireworks; Bay Jammers (Sea Scout and Mariner Scout competition); 100-Miler sailboat race; Brown Trout Fishing Derby; the annual Menominee Waterfront Festival, which draws large attendance and features numerous food booths, live bands, spectacular fireworks, along with the largest parade in the Upper Peninsula; M & M Car Show; as well as the Giant Pumpkin Festival.

Getting to Menominee is easy either by boat, land, or air. The Twin Cities are served by U.S. 41 and are only a short one-hour drive north of Green Bay. The Twin County Airport is only a short distance away from the Marina.

From morning to evening and after, your stay at the Menominee Marina will be enjoyable. Our staff is always willing to help ensure that your experience will be one to remember.