What a great time we had last week with Ben Hassenger, Michigan's own Ukelele Amabassador!  We watched, we learned, we strummed, we sang, we laughed, and had a great time with this beautiful and happy little instrument!  Thanks to  Ben for a great time!  



Announcing our line up for the 2016 Warm Up Wednesdays Concert Series!  Mark your calendars for the 3rd Wednesday January through May and come out to the Ore Dock to see some awesome bands and get 'warmed up'!  

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2016 WUW Hiawatha Poster FINAL 


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Mark your calendars for the 38th Hiawatha Traditional Music Festival July 22, 23 and 24, 2016!!!  see our Facebook page for updates throughout the year! "Like" us on Facebook! Share with your friends! 



 Thanks to our fabulous 2015 Main Stage Line-up and our Teen Area and Children's Area Performers!  

Bonsoir Catin - http://www.bonsoircatin.com/web/

The Duhks - http://www.duhks.com

The Extra Crispy Brass Band - http://www.extracrispybrassband.com

The High 48s - thehigh48s.com/

Good and Young Band - http://www.leahygood.com/goodandyoung

Michael Waite - http://michaelwaitemusic.com

Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers -http://www.nkybrotherhood.com

Papa John Kolstad - http://www.papajohnkolstad.com

Polyphony Marimba - http://www.polyphonymarimba.com

Richard Scofano - http://www.ochobajos.com/html/showcase.php?showcase=21


the 2015 Teen Scene Line-up! 

Nick Adams and the Aral Sea Divers - https://www.facebook.com/aralseadivers

Dead Pigeons - http://www.thedeadpigeons.com


the 2015 Children's Area Line-up! 

Susan Harrison-  http://www.palamazoo.com

Papa Crow -http://papacrow.com

Lake Effect

Polyphony Marimba -http://www.polyphonymarimba.com

John Warstler 


Frank Youngman

Tiyi Schippers

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Hiawatha loves its VOLUNTEERS!!!!!



Econo "We Share" program

Bring Hiawatha your receipts from Econo Foods. We now participate in the store's We Share program and can receive 1% of the total of receipts we turn in. You may leave your receipts at our office (129 W. Baraga, Suite B, in the Children's Museum block, across from Garden Bouquet and Design). We are also able to turn in receipts from Econo stores outside of Marquette. If the office is closed, just slide receipts under the door. You may also bring receipts to any Hiawatha event or mail them to PO Box 414, Marquette, MI 49855. Thanks for your help!


Office hours 

Tuesday-Wednesday 12-6pm 

Located at 129 W. Baraga, Suite B, in Marquette. We check our messages throughout the week.


Hiawatha Music Co-op Mission Statement

The Hiawatha Music Non-Profit Corporation is organized exclusively to provide and promote traditional music and dance, educate and inform society on traditional American music and encourage the appreciation of such music through the facility of an annual traditional music festival.
All operations are exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, and for the promotion of social welfare. 


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