Mark your calendar for 2020's annual "Emma Big Bear & Winnebago History Day" program from 11 AM to 3 PM at Marquette, Iowa Community Room. Listen to historical presentations, interesting speakers and topics. See large exhibit room full of Big Bear & Winnebago baskets, jewelry, photos, family history, research papers. Throughout the day is Marquette's 4th of July community celebration, parade, flea market, street foods, flea market, museum tours, and more. Plan to stay for the whole day with so much to do in the Marquette-McGregor, Iowa community. Detailed flyer forthcoming . . . so stay tuned!
2019 Emma Big Bear Foundation Presents
2018 Emma Big Bear Celebration
NOTE: Our annual event is always FREE & everyone is welcome to attend! Also, our Exhibit Hall opens 1 hr. earlier this year at 10 AM so you may arrive early & find a parking spot in downtown Marquette before it closes off the streets for 11 AM to 12 Noon parade. Tour air-conditioned Exhibit Hall & find your seat for 11 AM speakers to start.
12th Annual Tribute to Emma Big Bear & her Winnebago People
Sat., June 30, 2018 ~ 10 AM to 3 PM ~ Marquette, IA
10 AM: Open Exhibit Hall thru 3 PM
11 AM & 12:30 PM & 1:30 PM: Featuring 3 Expert Historians
Program Theme: "Big Bear & Winnebago History Day"
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