We try to make sure that events listed here are up to date, but all information shown is subject to change. If you or your organization has an event, the easiest way to get your event on ABC 10’s community calendar is to create a Facebook event, and invite our interactive media manager, Andrew Lorinser.

U.P. Shakespeare Festival Auditions Summer 2017 @ Peter White Public Library
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 30 @ 9:00 pm

U.P. Shakespeare Festival Auditions Summer 2017

A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams (July 16, 19, 23, 26, 30)

The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare (July Dates TBD).

When: March 28, 6-9pm March 30, 6-9pm
Where: Wave Workshop Room on the lower level of Peter White Public Library, 217 N Front St, Marquette, MI 49855
Please Prepare: 1 comedic monologue (Shakespeare or contemporary) 1-2 minutes in length. You may also be asked to read sides from the script. Please speak in your natural accent. First and foremost, we want to see YOU.
Please Bring: A list of conflicts for the months of June, July and August. Rehearsals are typically conducted weekday evenings (based on schedule) and some (daytime) weekends. Headshots and resumes are welcome but not required.
Non-Local Actors: While housing for non-local actors is limited, we are happy to consider video auditions. We would like to see one classical (Shakespeare or otherwise) comedic monologue and one modern or contemporary dramatic monologue. Videos and résumés may be sent to

Questions may be directed to

NMU Relay For Life – Magers Table @ Vandament Arena
Mar 31 @ 3:00 pm – Apr 1 @ 10:00 am

Come join us for an 18-hour event to walk the purple carpet to help end cancer.

Lip Sync 2017 @ U.P. Masonic Center
Mar 31 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Lip Sync Battle returns to help families in Hospice! The tunes are being chosen, the costumes assembled…have you gotten your tickets yet? $35 gets you into the best event in town! Food, fun, 50/50, bucket raffles, cash bar and more! Your night of fun helps families feel more comfortable at the end of their lives.

Spring Break Watercolor and Photo Transfer with Penney Mellen @ Earthly Treasures
Mar 31 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for a fun filled social evening with talented artist Penney Mellen. This is a beginning art class that will help you explore Water Color and Photo Transfer. All supplies, and step by step instruction will be provided. You may bring a few of your own photos to add the to design (they will be copied so your originals will be safe.

Class is $30 – Call about Family Discounts – You Must CALL Earthly Treasures 906-485-1033 to register. NO online registrations accepted. Class sizes will be smaller this year, space is limited and expected to fill up fast – call early!

2nd Annual Ishpeming Hematite Men’s & Women’s Alumni Tournament @ Ishpeming High School Gymnasium
Mar 31 @ 9:00 pm – Apr 2 @ 12:00 am

Teams will consist of players who graduated from the same high school.

Double Elimination format with a Men’s Class A and Class B.
Womens division will also be double elimination.

Deadline March 16th

Make ChecksPayable to: Ishpeming Public Schools

Send to:
Ryan Reichel
319 E division street
Ishpeming, MI 49849

$125 per team.
Please contact Ryan Reichel with any questions.
or Inbox message Via Facebook

Eastside Ramblers @ Ore Dock Brewing Company
Mar 31 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm


Mar 31 @ 10:00 pm – Apr 1 @ 1:00 am

Bringing the sunshine back to Ishpeming for the night.

Free Beginning Computer Help
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Students from the Computer Science Department at Michigan Tech will provide free
tutoring at the Portage Lake District Library for beginning computer users. These computer help sessions with individual tutors will be held every Saturday from September 10th through April 22nd, except when MTU is not in session (November 19th and 26th, December 17th, 24th and 31st, January 7th, March 4th and 11th).

BASIC: Building Adult Skills in Computing will show participants how to use the
internet to keep in touch with people, share pictures and letters, find information, solve
computer problems, and much more. Tutors will help each participant with their own
particular needs. People may attend as many of the sessions as they wish, and those who
have laptops may bring them.

Library programs are free and everyone is welcome. For more information, call the library at 482-4570, or click here.

Surf Park @ Marquette Mountain
Apr 1 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

April fools kiddos!!
Surf Park is back for 2017, and its gunna be bigger and better than ever! Come on out to Marquette Mountain to enjoy the best event of the year. We will have:

$20 all-day passes with student ID
$10 entry fee covers all events:
Rail Jam, High Ollie Contest, Chinese Downhill, and Slalom
Prizes (mad $wag yo)

So bring yah friends, some beverages, and maybe even ur mom for the best day of the season.

Thanks to our sponsors:
Marhar Snowboards
Shaggy’s Copper Country Skis
Ski The East
Red Bull
Prospect Snow Ski and Wake
The Compound
Down Wind Sports

An Evening with Dead Larry at Ore Dock Brewing – Marquette, MI @ Ore Dock Brewing Company
Apr 1 @ 10:00 pm – Apr 2 @ 1:00 am

Dead Larry returns to Ore Dock!!
Saturday April 1st (no foolin’!)

10pm show
no cover