Wonderful weekend (Photo feature)

People gather at the 118th annual St. Rocco-St. Anthony Society’s Italian Fest at Al Quaal Recreation Area in Ishpeming. (Journal photo by Justin Marietti)
From left, Joel Phelps and Alyssa Robnik admire the work of freelance artist, Shelby Kregel of Grand Rapids, at the annual Art on the Rocks art festival at Mattson Lower Harbor Park Saturday afternoon. (Journal photo by Selena Hautamaki)
Kris Lantto Lowden of Marquette browses the artwork of Escanaba-based artist Monica Miller-Mortel at the OutBack Art Fair at Shiras Park in Marquette Saturday afternoon, July 29, 2017. (Journal photo by Rachel Oakley)
Marilyn Koski of Gladstone examines stone earrings at the booth of Jasper Shore Jewelers, which is based out of Negaunee, at the OutBack Art Fair. (Journal photo by Rachel Oakley)
A sitting cat sculpture, produced by Eric Evans, master sculptor, is seen on display among a variety of cats and dragons at the annual Art on the Rocks art festival at Mattson Lower Harbor Park Saturday afternoon. (Journal photo by Selena Hautamaki)

Marquette County was extraordinarily busy this past weekend with an ethnic celebration, two art festivals and other activities keeping local residents and tons of visitors happy.