MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - Marquette's Blueberry Fest is a month away, and the Downtown Development Authority announced the winner of their poster contest.
This year's winner is Sabrina Stanley with her poster, "Berry Happy Puppy" pictured above. The poster will be used as the official poster for the 18th annual Blueberry Festival in downtown Marquette.
Blueberry Fest takes place on Washington Street, and allows people to browse local shops out on the street and features blueberry-themed sales and specials.
"Businesses come out on to the street and the bring food, they bring different items that they sell and they can highlight a lot of the fun things that they have and things specifically for Blueberry Fest," said Tara Laase-McKinney,Promotions & Events Coordinator.
Blueberry Fest is on Friday, July 26, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Organizers at the DDA say it's a great way to see downtown in a different light.