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Ludington Calendar of Events

Here's some summer long events

Ludington Farmers and Artisan Market Fridays May-September

Live in the Plaza - Thursdays June-August

Sunset Bonfires on the beach Last Thursday June-Aug

Calendar of Community Events

May 6 Brews and Beats

May 12 Westbound Situation 

May 13 Ludington Birthday Party

May 14 Guided Hikes at Ludington State Park

May 18 10-Minute Play Festival: Tales for the Stage

May 19 Opening Day at Lewis Adventure Farm and Zoo

May 20 Ludington Petunia Parade

May 20 Run Ludington Harbor Run 5k/10k

June 9-11 Love Ludington Weekend and Street Party

June 9 Corewell Health Lakestride Family Run/Walk

June 10 -11 Bus Day to see Light houses

June 10-11 Historic Homes of Ludington Walking House Tour

June 10 Lakestride half marathon 5k/10k

June 16 Fish for Freedom 

June 17-18 31st Gus Macker

June 24 Ludington State Park Concert

July 1 West Shore Art Fair

July 3 Children and Pet Parade Day

July 4 Freedom Festival Parade and Fireworks

July 4 Shoreline cruise SS Badger

July 8 Ludrock 2023 Music Festival

July 10-16 Off Shore Classic Fishing

July 16 Guided Hikes at Ludington State Park

July 22 Hills Have Chains disc golf tournament

July 29 West Shore Bank Rhythm and Dunes Concert: Rock the 90’ USA

July 29 Shoreline Cruise SS Badger

August 8-12 Western Michigan Fair

August 12-13 40th Gold Coast Artisan Fair

August 12  Maritime Heritage Trail Walking Tour

August 19 Suds on Shore Craft Beer Festival

August 20 Guided Hikes at Ludington State Park

August 25 4th Annual Forest Trail Music Festival

August 31 Live in the Plaza

September 23 Trial of the Century: Mason County Style

October 7 MCHS Sesquicentennial; Ball

October 14 2nd Annual Race to Space (Glow Ace Run)

October 28. Fear the Bogeyman Halloween Glow Doubles

November 19 Guided Hikes at Ludington State Park

November 25 Aglow Parade and Tree Lighting

December 17 Guided Hikes at Ludington State Park

December 31 Ludington’s New Years Eve Ball Drop

Click here for our list of activities to delight the entire group!  

Click here to view a quick list of your hosts' favorite restaurants, grocery and shopping in Ludington.

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Details on additional Festivals and events can be found at

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