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Celebration of UP Folklife

Presented by Beaumier Upper Peninsula Heritage Center at Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center, Marquette MI

Jun 21 2019
Celebration of UP Folklife

An evening of music, food, craft and the presentation of the U.P. Folklife Awards.

The Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center proudly announces the Upper Peninsula Folklife Awardees for 2019. Each year since 2009, the Beaumier Center has presented this award to individuals or groups who have made a difference in the creating or preserving the folk traditions of the Upper Peninsula. This year’s awardees are as follows:

Pat Virch, Norwegian Rosemaling artist

Dr. Russell Magnaghi, Upper Peninsula cultural historian

Toivola Fire Department, for their annual Juhannus celebration


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The event is free to attend.  However, there is a barbecue dinner being offered at the event that costs $15 per person. Reservations for the dinner must be made in advance by June 17. To make a reservation, call 906-227-3212.

Contact: 9062271219


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Gries Hall is found on the corner of 7th St and Lee Dr, Marquette, MI 49855

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