Festival of Treasures takes over Ishpeming

A view of the ongoing foot traffic at the Festival of Treasures. (Journal photo by Lisa Bowers)
Phoenyx Bertucci rides a pony during the Festival of Treasures on Monday. (Journal photo by Lisa Bowers)
Festival-goers wait in line for elephant ears and other sweet treats during the annual Festival of Treasures. (Journal photo by Lisa Bowers)

Main Street in Ishpeming was the hub of activity during Ishpeming’s annual Festival of Treasures on Monday. The event draws thousands of people to downtown Ishpeming every year, with live music, children’s activities and dozens of food and merchandise vendors, according to the Ishpeming Business Association.