or directions below to the Marquette County Fairgrounds
737 State Hwy M-553, Sands Township, Marquette County, Michigan; two miles south of County Road 480 on M-553
East: If you are coming from the Munising area; come into the Marquette area on M-28. M-28 will merge with US 41 in Harvey. Here you will turn right and head north. You will come to a round-a-bout, where you will continue on M-28/US41 by heading to the west, left. At the second stoplight, turn south, this is County Road 553. Continue on 553 past Marquette Mountain and go straight through the intersection with County Road 480 (CrossRoads). The fairgrounds are approximately 2 miles past the intersection.
South: If you are coming from the Escanaba area; Head north on M-35, in Gwinn, turn north on County Road 553. This will take you directly to the fairgrounds, which will be on the left (west) side of the road.
West: (from the Negaunee, Ishpeming areas) Take Us-41 into Marquette until the intersection with County Road 553, turn south (right). Continue down 553, past Marquette Mountain. Continue straight through the intersection with 480 (Crossroads). In approximately 2 miles you will reach the rodeo grounds on the east (right) side of the road.