Ludington Area Calendar of Events

June 2018

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Friday, June 1st - Sunday, June 3rd

Jeep Invasion III
Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar and Silver Lake Sand Dunes.
Jeep Invasion

Friday, June 1st, 5pm-7pm

First Friday Art Walk
Downtown Ludington's First Friday Art Walks give participants the opportunity to visit local businesses on the first Friday of each month to explore their galleries/stores, view art, and meet artists.
First Friday Art Walk

Friday, June 1st, 5pm-8pm

Fremont John with Michael Carden
$5 cover charge; children 12 and under free. Outdoors at Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Road, Ludington.
Shagway Arts Barn

Saturday, June 2nd, 9am-3pm

7th Annual Maritime Magic Arts/Crafts Show
Held indoors at the Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., downtown Ludington.
Mason County Summer Arts and Crafts Fairs

Saturday, June 2nd, 10:30am-2:30pm

Pentwater Bike & Trike Rally
All motorcycles welcome, classic bikes to road ready machines. Registration at 10am at Turnipseed Mercantile, $5 registration fee. Rain date June 3. Hancock Street between 1st and 2nd Streets, Pentwater.
Pentwater Bike and Trike Rally

Saturday, June 2nd, 11am

PM Motoring Club charity cruise/poker run
Proceeds benefit Staircase. Leave from McDonald's, Ludington.
Mason County Car Shows

Saturday, June 2nd, 2pm-4pm

Music Saves Lives benefit concert
Organized by O.J.Dejonge Middle School eighth-graders with the Michigan Middle School Leadership Initiative, to benefit the Childhood Cancer Campaign of Ludington and to purchase gift items for Helen DeVos Children's Hospital and Pine Rest. Performers include: LHS Jazz Band, Chad Rushing, Joey Mankus, Emma & Mallory, Third Coast Gypsy Jazz, Redux, Bob & Aurora, John Merchant. Waterfront Park, downtown Ludington.

Saturday, June 2nd, 3:30pm-10pm

Tunes, Brews and Dunes
Music, Michigan beers, local foods. $5. Frickin Chicken, Silver Lake.

Saturday, June 2nd, 6pm

Asparagus Queen's Pageant & Fundraiser
Appetizers at 6pm with music by Oceana Drive Band. Pageant at 7pm. Shelby High School Auditorium, Shelby.

Saturday, June 2nd, 6pm

Night of Southern Gospel Concert
Hosted by Northern Edge and featuring Joyful Sounds Quartet. Also performing are Rick Loney & Jerry Snider, Gen 4 and Pastor Ray Haner. Free-will offering. Hart Middle School Auditorium, Hart.

Sunday, June 3rd

Lakeshore Hog Spectacular Youth Jackpot Show
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.

Sunday, June 3rd, 11am

Blessing of the Duners
Silver Lake Sand Dunes State Park, Silver Lake.

Sunday, June 3rd, 1:30pm-4:30pm

Sundays on the Porch: Nashville Comes to Manistee
Featuring singers/songwriters from Nashville. Douglas Valley Vineyards, Manistee.
Manistee Summer Music

Sunday, June 3rd, 5pm-8pm

Start of Summer Party
Greet the start of summer with a party in downtown Pentwater. Hot dogs, beverages and tableware provided; bring a dish to pass. Hancock Street, Pentwater.
Start of Summer Party

Sunday, June 3rd, 6pm-8pm

Live Music on the Deck: Steve Michaels
Golden Sands Golf & Bucket Bar, 2501 N. Wilson Road, Mears
Summer Music

Sunday, June 3rd, 9pm-11pm

S.S. Badger Vintage 65th Anniversary Shoreline Cruise
Help celebrate the Badger's 65th birthday! Dress in 50s attire and enjoy food and music from that era. Tickets are $42 per person.
Shoreline Cruise

Monday, June 4th - Saturday, June 9th

Harbor Classic Quarter Horse Show
Nationally approved Quarter Horse Show held at Mason County Fairgrounds, 5302 W. US 10, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Tuesday, June 5th, 4pm-7pm

5th Annual Celebrating Success
Welcoming three new businesses in downtown Scottville.

Tuesday, June 5th, 7pm

Scottville Clown Band Shell: Mason County Central Jazz Band and MC Jazz
Scottville Clown Band Shell, Scottville.
Scottville Summer Concert Series

Wednesday, June 6th - Tuesday, June 26th, 5pm-7pm

Masonic Benefit Swiss Steak Dinner
$12 donation includes dinner. Proceeds benefit scholarships to Mason County Promist Zone. Masonic Temple, 108 W. Ludington Ave., above Evergreen Natural Foods Store; use rear entrance, downtown Ludington.

Thursday, June 7th, 5pm-8pm

Live in the Plaza: Mike Luusua
Live acoustic act on the stage in the James Street Plaza, downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Thursday, June 7th, 7pm

And Then They Came For Us, film and discussion
Documentary film about the registration and incarceration of Japanese Americans. The film is sponsored by the Indivisible Team. Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., Ludington.

Thursday, June 7th, 7:30pm

U.S. Air Force Midwest Winds
Featuring the Midwest Winds Quintet. Free concert. Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, Manistee.
Performing Arts

Friday, June 8th - Sunday, June 10th

National Asparagus Festival
In celebration of Oceana County's most famous crop--the National Asparagus Festival of Oceana County is an annual event, held in mid-June in Hart and Shelby. Events include farm tours, arts/crafts show, food show and parade. Hart.
National Asparagus Festival

Friday, June 8th, 5pm-7pm

Artist Reception: Exploring Collage & Acrylic (Marion Riedl)
Reception for an exhibit titled Exploring Collage & Acrylic by Marion Riedl in the Performance Hall Lobby Gallery at Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., Ludington.
Ludington Area Center for the Arts

Friday, June 8th, 5pm-8pm

Jersey Pete & Java Joe
$5 cover charge; children 12 and under free. Outdoors at Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Road, Ludington.
Shagway Arts Barn

Friday, June 8th, 7:30pm

U.S. Air Force Midwest Winds
Featuring the Midwest Winds Quintet. Free concert. Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., downtown Ludington.
Performing Arts

Saturday, June 9th - Sunday, June 10th

Free Fishing Weekend
All fishing licenses waived for the weekend.
Free Fishing Weekend

Saturday, June 9th

Ludington Lakestride Half Marathon, 10k & 5k
Ludington.
Ludington Lakestride

Saturday, June 9th

Mason County 4-H Horse Show
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Saturday, June 9th

6th Annual Blessing of the Bugs Car Show
Hosted by the Northern Mitt V-Dub Club. All VWs are welcome. Manistee National Golf & Resort, Manistee.
Manistee County Car Shows

Saturday, June 9th

Manistee Saints vs. Michigan Sports Academy-Livingston
Games at 1pm and 3:30pm. Rietz Park, Manistee.
Manistee Saints Baseball

Saturday, June 9th - Sunday, June 10th, 12am-12am

"Heart and Soul" Letha Fulton School of Dance spring show
Saturday performances at 1pm and 7pm. Sunday performance at 2pm. Tickets $12 online and at door. Peterson Auditorium, Ludington.

Saturday, June 9th

Port of Ludington Maritime Museum anniversary
Celebrate the Museum's one-year anniversary. Childrens outdoor activities 11:30-2:30pm. Dedication of newest exhibit-SS Badger- at 3pm. $2 off admission, and free admission 3-5pm. Port of Ludington Maritime Museum, 217 S. Lakeshore Drive, Ludington.
Port of Maritime Museum

Saturday, June 9th, 8am-5pm

Pentwater Community Garage Sale
Throughout Pentwater.

Saturday, June 9th, 9am

2nd annual Idlewild "Jazz" Bike Ride & Tour
Meet at the Idlewild African American Chamber of Commerce. Ride starts at 9:30am. Idlewild.

Saturday, June 9th, 10am-4pm

Art and Craft Show
Music by Hazard 10am-12pm and Daniel James 1pm-3pm. Outdoors at Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Road, Ludington.
Mason County Summer Arts and Crafts Fairs

Saturday, June 9th

Love Ludington Weekend: Two Guinness World Record Attempts
Records for longest single line of bicycles parade, and longest line of bicycles static. Sponsored by the Shoreline Cycling Club. The goal is 1,500 riders. Ludington.
World Records

Saturday, June 9th, 10am-1pm

9th Annual Benefit Classic Car Show
Registration at 9am, $10 donation per vehicle. Proceeds to benefit Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital's commitment to detection of breast cancer. Manistee Ford, US 31 South Manistee
Manistee County Car Shows

Saturday, June 9th, 6pm-9pm

The Brandenburg Festival
Complete Brandenburg Concertos of J.S. Bach will be performed by an ensemble of 24 professional musicians hailing from around the U.S. Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, Manistee.
Performing Arts

Saturday, June 9th, 8pm

Easton Corbin
Little River Casino Resort, Manistee.

Sunday, June 10th

Mason County Saddle Club Horse Show
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Sunday, June 10th

Manistee Saints vs. Michigan Sports Academy-Livingston
Games at 1pm and 3:30pm. Rietz Park, Manistee.
Manistee Saints Baseball

Sunday, June 10th, 7:30am-12pm

Fly-In Breakfast
Oceana County Airport, Shelby.

Sunday, June 10th, 10am-12pm

AFFEW Beach Sweep
Meet at Beach House parking lot, Ludington State Park.

Sunday, June 10th, 12pm-5pm

2nd Annual West Shore Pride Fest
Featuring booths by nonprofit community organizations, artisans and crafters, food and beverage vendors and representatives of political campaigns that support the LGBTQ community. Rotary Park, downtown Ludington.

Sunday, June 10th, 1pm-3pm

Historic Bed and Breakfast Tours
$3 admission; children with adults are free. Proceeds to Lakeshore Food Club. Participating are Ludington House Bed and Breakfast, Lamplighter Bed and Breakfast and the Candlelite Inn, downtown Ludington.

Sunday, June 10th, 1:30pm-4:30pm

Sundays on the Porch: Mark Hansen
Douglas Valley Vineyards, Manistee.
Manistee Summer Music

Sunday, June 10th, 6pm-8pm

Live Music on the Deck: Trailer Park Kids
Golden Sands Golf & Bucket Bar, 2501 N. Wilson Road, Mears
Summer Music

Tuesday, June 12th, 7pm

Scottville Clown Band Shell: Kevin Kimes & Andy Thomas
Scottville Clown Band Shell, Scottville.
Scottville Summer Concert Series

Tuesday, June 12th, 7pm-8pm

Pickin' in Pentwater
Bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating while listening to local musicians. Village Green, Pentwater.
Summer Music

Wednesday, June 13th - Thursday, June 14th

$5 Sale
June 13 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and June 14 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. The sale will feature jewelry, scarves, purses and accessories. Proceeds benefit the Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital volunteers' $150,000 pledge to support the Family Birthing Center. Medical office building lobby, Ludington.

Wednesday, June 13th, 5pm-7pm

Artist reception for LACA adult oil painting and clay classes
An artist reception to exhibit the works created by adults in the recent oil painting class with Justin Gustafson and clay class with Mary Case. Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., Ludington.
Ludington Area Center for the Arts

Wednesday, June 13th, 7pm

Ludington Area Jaycees Summer Kickoff Concert with Scottville Clown Band
Sponsored by Ludington Area Jaycees. Waterfront Park, Ludington.

Thursday, June 14th, 5pm-8pm

Live in the Plaza: Tim Krause
Live acoustic act on the stage in the James Street Plaza, downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Thursday, June 14th, 5pm-8pm

Taste of the Lakeshore
Featuring area culinary creations, restaurants, wineries and breweries. Tickets $15/advance, $20/at door; purchase online or in person at Ludington Daily News. Graystone Event Center, Holiday Inn Express, Ludington.

Thursday, June 14th, 7pm

Music on the Commons: Cluster Pluck
Hart Commons overlooking Hart Lake, Hart.
Summer Music

Friday, June 15th - Saturday, June 16th

Thunder at the River
Friday: Escort Michigan Vietnam Memorial Wall & Michigan Middle Eastern Conflict Memorial Wall from Manistee VFW Post, 28th St. to Little River Casino Resort (staging at 2pm, escort departs at 3pm). Both walls displayed Friday & Saturday. Saturday: Pure Thunder Escorted Veterans Memorial Ride, registration 9am-11:30am, ride departs 12noon. Vendors, food, beer tent, silent auction, prize drawings, photo booth. Entertainment at 8pm Saturday by Eli Young Band. Little River Casino Resort, Manistee.

Friday, June 15th - Saturday, June 16th, 8:30am-3pm

Ruby Creek Conservation and Recreation Club yard sale
Ruby Creek Conservation Club, 8152 E. Washington Road, Branch.

Friday, June 15th, 5pm-7pm

Artist Reception: Lynda Fox Blankinship Retrospective Exhibition
A reception for longtime Ludington artist Lynda Fox Blankinship's Retrospective exhibition in the Main Gallery at Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., Ludington.
Ludington Area Center for the Arts

Friday, June 15th, 5:30pm

2nd Annual TGIF on River Street
Family-friendly event includes face painting, music, food, games, and farmer's market vendors. River Street, Downtown Manistee.

Saturday, June 16th - Sunday, June 17th

Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
Opening ceremonies at 8am Saturday. Stearns Park, Ludington.
Gus Macker

Saturday, June 16th, 8am-12pm

Hamlin Township Cleanup Day
Property owner voucher required. Hamlin Township Transfer Site, Dewey Road, Hamlin Township.
Spring Cleanup Day

Saturday, June 16th - Sunday, June 17th, 10am-10am

Spring Fest Arts & Craft Festival
Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 10am-3pm. Pentwater Village Green, downtown Pentwater.
Pentwater Arts and Crafts Fairs

Saturday, June 16th, 10am-2pm

Historical Post Card Show
Old Town Hall, downtown Mears.
Visit Mears

Saturday, June 16th, 10am-2pm

Native Plant Workshop & Sale
Workshop from 10am-12noon and plant sale from 12noon-2pm. Mason-Lake Conservation District Office, 655 N. Scottville Road, Scottville.
Conservation District Plant Sale

Saturday, June 16th, 10am-2pm

2018 Spring Fling Vendor Show
Sponsored by Mason County Family Events, featuring various vendors and local author Roy Harper. Bow's Diner, 204 W. State St., Scottville.
Mason County Summer Arts and Crafts Fairs

Saturday, June 16th, 11am-1pm

Conservation District Fish Days
Stock your home pond and order at least one week in advance with Harrietta Hills Trout Farm, coordinated by Mason-Lake Conservation District. Pickup at Amber Township Hall, 144 S. Amber Road, Scottville.

Saturday, June 16th, 12pm-10pm

41st Annual Spirit of the Woods Festival
The festival features a day full of music on two stages, arts and crafts vendors, children's activities, great food, and a closing dance. Dickson Park, Brethren.
Spirit of the Woods Festival

Saturday, June 16th, 12pm-5pm

Annual Paddle and Play Demo Day
SUP and kayak demonstrations in the demo pond. Paddle Sports Factory Outlet, Scottville.

Saturday, June 16th, 5pm-8pm

Cheryl Wolfram
$5 cover charge; children 12 and under free. Outdoors at Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Road, Ludington.
Shagway Arts Barn

Saturday, June 16th, 7pm

David Greely Cajun Fiddle concert
Tickets $10 ($5 LACA members). Performance Hall of Ludington Area Center for the Arts. 107 S. Harrison St., downtown Ludington.
Performing Arts

Saturday, June 16th, 8pm

Eli Young Band
Little River Casino Resort, Manistee.

Sunday, June 17th

Pentwater Movies on the Green: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
At Sunset on the Pentwater Village Green, downtown Pentwater.
Pentwater Movies

Sunday, June 17th, 1pm-4pm

Ludington Optimists Strawberry Social
Rotary Park, downtown Ludington.

Sunday, June 17th, 1pm-4pm

Father's Day Car Show
Doc's Sauble River Inn, Free Soil.
Mason County Car Shows

Sunday, June 17th, 1:30pm-4:30pm

Sundays on the Porch: Dags & Doc Probes
Douglas Valley Vineyards, Manistee.
Manistee Summer Music

Sunday, June 17th, 6pm-8pm

Live Music on the Deck: Wombath 3.0
Golden Sands Golf & Bucket Bar, 2501 N. Wilson Road, Mears
Summer Music

Monday, June 18th, 1pm

Summerween
Come in costume for tricks and treats and spooky fun time. Mason County District Library, Ludington.
Ludington Library

Tuesday, June 19th, 7pm

Shoreline Showcase Series: Mary Rademacher Reed w/Tom Hagan Trio
Pop, jazz and show tunes. Rotary Gazebo, First Street Beach, Manistee.
Manistee County Summer Music

Tuesday, June 19th, 7pm

Scottville Clown Band Shell: Fremont John Ashton
Scottville Clown Band Shell, Scottville.
Scottville Summer Concert Series

Tuesday, June 19th, 7pm-8pm

Pickin' in Pentwater
Bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating while listening to local musicians. Village Green, Pentwater.
Summer Music

Wednesday, June 20th

MCSFA Kid Fish Day
Sponsored by Manistee County Sport Fishing Association. Manmade Lake, Manistee.
Manistee County Fishing Tournaments

Wednesday, June 20th, 1pm

Summerween
Come in costume for tricks and treats and spooky fun time. Mason County District Library, Ludington.
Scottville Library

Wednesday, June 20th, 7pm

AFFEW Beach Sweep
Meet at south end of beach house, Stearns Park, Ludington.

Wednesday, June 20th, 7pm

Echo through the Timber: Gospel Explosion
Wenger Pavilion, Baldwin.
Summer Music

Wednesday, June 20th, 7pm

Live Birds of Prey
Updates to special activities are posted on Bulletin Boards located throughout the State Park. Ludington State Park Amphitheater.
State Park Summer Programs

Thursday, June 21st - Saturday, June 23rd

AAUW Used Book Sale
June 21 & 22 from 9am-6pm, June 23 from 9am-2pm. Annual AAUW used book sale with proceeds used for local scholarships. Lakeview School, 502 W. Haight St., Ludington.
Used Book Sales

Thursday, June 21st - Sunday, June 24th

44th Annual Flea Roast & Ox Market
Featuring bands, amusement rides, horseshoe, aoftball, volleyball tournaments, arm wrestling, horse pulls, and classic car show. downtown Irons and Skinner Park, Irons.
Irons Flea Roast

Thursday, June 21st - Sunday, June 24th

Electric Forest
Four-day music and camping festival. Double JJ Resort, Rothbury.

Thursday, June 21st, 11am-3pm

5th Annual Active for Life Expo 2018
Informative and interactive workshops. Lunch for $1 for first 200 people. OJ DeJonge Middle School, 706 E. Tinkham Ave., Ludington.

Thursday, June 21st, 5pm-8pm

Live in the Plaza: Fremont John
Live acoustic act on the stage in the James Street Plaza, downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Thursday, June 21st, 8pm-9pm

Pentwater Civic Band
The Pentwater Civic Band is comprised of local residents and visitors who play together for the love of music. You'll see musicians of all ages. Bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating while listening. Pentwater Village Green, Pentwater.
Pentwater Civic Band

Friday, June 22nd - Sunday, June 24th

MCFE Summer Cizzler Series Horse Show
Includes Michigan Mounted Archers demonstration and clinic on Friday from 6-9pm. Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Friday, June 22nd

MCSFA Ladies Classic Fishing Tournament
Sponsored by Manistee County Sport Fishing Association. Manistee.
Manistee County Fishing Tournaments

Friday, June 22nd

Fish on For Freedom
Annual fishing event for veterans. Ludington.
Fish on for Freedom

Friday, June 22nd, 9:30am

Yoga at White River Light Station
Raid date is June 29. White River Light Station, Whitehall.
Nights at the Lights

Friday, June 22nd, 5pm-8pm

Hazard
$5 cover charge; children 12 and under free. Outdoors at Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Road, Ludington.
Shagway Arts Barn

Friday, June 22nd, 5pm-7pm

Pop-Up Art Show for Kayla Gottwald
Artwork created by Ludington native and GVSU art student, Kayla Gottwald. One night only; free and open to the public. Main Gallery, Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., downtown Ludington.
Ludington Area Center for the Arts

Friday, June 22nd, 7pm

Music at White River Lighthouse: Bob Hausler
White River Light Station, Whitehall.
Nights at the Lights

Friday, June 22nd, 7:30pm

The Johnny Rogers Show
History of Rock 'n Roll. Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, Manistee.
Performing Arts

Saturday, June 23rd - Sunday, June 24th

MCSFA Budweiser Pro Fishing Tournament
Sponsored by Manistee County Sport Fishing Association. Manistee.
Manistee County Fishing Tournaments

Saturday, June 23rd

Civil War Muster
See Civil War soldier and civilian camp life and experience cannon fire. Historic White Pine Village, Ludington.
Historic White Pine Village

Saturday, June 23rd

Manistee Saints vs. Oil City Stags
Games at 1pm and 3:30pm. Rietz Park, Manistee.
Manistee Saints Baseball

Saturday, June 23rd - Wednesday, December 31st, 8am-7pm

Riverton Township Cleanup Day
Township hall at 2104 W. Hawley Road, Riverton Township.
Spring Cleanup

Saturday, June 23rd, 10am

WMOEC Antique Tractor Pull
West Michigan Old Engine Club grounds, Scottville Riverside Park, Scottville.
Western Michigan Old Engine Club

Saturday, June 23rd, 10am-3pm

Pioneer Kids Day
Participate in pioneer children's games and activities. Historic White Pine Village, Ludington.
Historic White Pine Village

Saturday, June 23rd - Sunday, June 24th, 12pm-12am

Relay for Life
Oriole Field, Ludington.
Relay for Life

Saturday, June 23rd, 12pm-5pm

Bus Day Big Sable Light
Round-trip bus transportation from the building next to the Ludington State Park office to the Big Sable Lighthouse. The last bus leaves the Big Sable Lighthouse at 4:45 pm. Music at the lighthouse by High Lonesome from 1:30pm to 3:30pm. $5 for adults and $2 for children. Ludington State Park, M-116, Ludington.
Big Sable Point Lighthouse

Saturday, June 23rd, 12pm

Mason County Family Events Mule Plop
Tickets $10. Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.

Saturday, June 23rd - Sunday, June 24th, 1pm-1pm

Amateur Radio Field Day in Manistee
Field Day is an emergency communications response exercise and public education event with Manistee County ARES/RACES and West Michigan Repeater Association participating. Family Farm and Home parking lot, U.S. 31, Manistee.

Saturday, June 23rd, 4:30pm-8pm

Perch dinner to benefit Walleye Association
Benefiting Mason County Walleey Association. Tickets $20/person. Music by Lutroit. Door prizes. Ludington Boat Club.

Saturday, June 23rd, 6pm-8pm

The Red Door Gallery 18th Annual Open House
416 S. James St., Ludington.

Saturday, June 23rd, 6:30pm

Veggie Tale movie "Jonah"
Games and music at 6:30pm, movie at dusk with popcorn and drinks available. Hosted by Radiant Church community group. Bring own chairs and blankets. Scottville Clown Band Shell, downtown Scottville.

Saturday, June 23rd, 7pm-9:15pm

Sounds of the Forest: Boogie Woogie Babies
Pop jazz and show tunes. Wenger Pavilion, Baldwin.
Summer Music

Saturday, June 23rd, 7pm

Ran Baker "Amazing Magic Show"
Updates to special activities are posted on Bulletin Boards located throughout the State Park. Ludington State Park Amphitheater.
State Park Summer Programs

Sunday, June 24th

Pentwater Movies on the Green: Peter Rabbit
At Sunset on the Pentwater Village Green, downtown Pentwater.
Pentwater Movies

Sunday, June 24th

Manistee Saints vs. Oil City Stags
Games at 1pm and 3:30pm. Rietz Park, Manistee.
Manistee Saints Baseball

Sunday, June 24th, 9am-12pm

Flippin', Flyin', Catchin' Pancakes
Pentwater Historical Museum, Pentwater.

Sunday, June 24th, 11am-2pm

Sunday Morning Jazz Brunch
An informal BYOB (Bring Your Own Brunch), bring chairs or blankets, and enjoy jazz musicians. Free event (donations accepted) organized by Nader's Motel to benefit Ludington Area Center for the Arts. Waterfront Park, Ludington.

Sunday, June 24th, 1:30pm-4:30pm

Sundays on the Porch: Fremont John with Mike Carden
Douglas Valley Vineyards, Manistee.
Manistee Summer Music

Sunday, June 24th, 6pm-8pm

Live Music on the Deck: Cheryl Wolfram
Golden Sands Golf & Bucket Bar, 2501 N. Wilson Road, Mears
Summer Music

Monday, June 25th, 7pm

Concerts in the Park: Peter, Paul and Mary Remembered
Onekama Village Park, downtown Onekama.
Manistee County Summer Music

Tuesday, June 26th, 7pm

Shoreline Showcase Series: Biscuit Miller
Electric blues and funk. Rotary Gazebo, First Street Beach, Manistee.
Manistee County Summer Music

Tuesday, June 26th, 7pm

Scottville Clown Band Shell: Edgar Struble & Friends
Scottville Clown Band Shell, Scottville.
Scottville Summer Concert Series

Tuesday, June 26th, 7pm-8pm

Pickin' in Pentwater
Bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating while listening to local musicians. Village Green, Pentwater.
Summer Music

Wednesday, June 27th, 7pm

Echo through the Timber: Kathy Lamar w/ Robin Connell Quartet
Wenger Pavilion, Baldwin.
Summer Music

Wednesday, June 27th, 7pm

Mark Dvorak (Historic Midwest Folk Music)
Updates to special activities are posted on Bulletin Boards located throughout the State Park. Ludington State Park Amphitheater.
State Park Summer Programs

Thursday, June 28th - Sunday, July 1st

Electric Forest
Four-day music and camping festival. Double JJ Resort, Rothbury.

Thursday, June 28th, 11:30am-2:30pm

Barn Dance and Potluck
Free to those with special needs. Bring nutritious dish to pass & own table service. Hot dogs, lemonade and water available. Games, prizes, music by Good Music DJ.com, dance under the bubble machine. Circle Rocking S Children's Farm, Free Soil.

Thursday, June 28th, 5pm-8pm

Live in the Plaza: Mark Dvorak
Live acoustic act on the stage in the James Street Plaza, downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Thursday, June 28th, 6pm-10pm

Film: American Folk
Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., downtown Ludington.
Ludington Area Center for the Arts

Thursday, June 28th, 7pm

Music on the Commons: Jen Sygit & Sam Corbin
Hart Commons overlooking Hart Lake, Hart.
Summer Music

Thursday, June 28th, 7pm

Roots on the River Concert Series; Escaping Pavement
Jaycees Riverwalk Bandshell, Manistee.
Manistee Summer Music

Thursday, June 28th, 8pm-10pm

Sunset Beach Bonfire
Live music and bonfire on the beach. Stearns Park, Ludington.
Sunset Beach Bonfire

Thursday, June 28th, 8pm-9pm

Pentwater Civic Band
The Pentwater Civic Band is comprised of local residents and visitors who play together for the love of music. You'll see musicians of all ages. Bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating while listening. Pentwater Village Green, Pentwater.
Pentwater Civic Band

Friday, June 29th - Wednesday, July 4th

Manistee National Forest Festival
Hosted every year over the 4th of July/Independence Day Holiday, the Manistee National Forest Festival is a Manistee County tradition stretching back over 80 years. Manistee.
Manistee Forest Festival

Friday, June 29th - Sunday, July 8th

"You're A Good Man Charlie Brown, the Musical"
Presented by the Manistee Civic Players. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts. Manistee.
Performing Arts

Friday, June 29th, 11am-1pm

Annual Salad Social
Dining room of Community Church, 109 N. Harrison St., Ludington.

Friday, June 29th, 5pm-8pm

Brad Lee
$5 cover charge; children 12 and under free. Outdoors at Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Road, Ludington.
Shagway Arts Barn

Friday, June 29th, 5pm

Pentwater-Hart Bike Trail fun bike ride
Leave from Pentwater Municipal Marina and ride through the village. $5 individual donation or $10 family donation. Downtown Pentwater.

Friday, June 29th, 8pm-9pm

Annual Fushion Fashion Show
Presented by Craze boutique of Pentwater. Village Green, downtown Pentwater.

Saturday, June 30th

WMOEC Garden Tractor Pulls
Pulls at 10am (dead boat) and 1pm (transfer sled). West Michigan Old Engine Club grounds, Scottville Riverside Park, Scottville.
Western Michigan Old Engine Club

Saturday, June 30th - Sunday, July 1st, 9am-5pm

Manistee World of Arts and Crafts
Juried arts and crafts show, part of Manistee National Forest Festival events. Red Szymarek Park, Manistee.
Manistee Summer Arts and Crafts Fairs

Saturday, June 30th, 9am

Pentwater-Hart Bike Trail 12-mile bike ride
Round-trip 12-mile ride from Boathouse Bar & Grille, Monroe Road, ride across Long Bridge and follow marked route to Hart Pizza. Registration forms and pledge sheets at www.Pentwater-HartBikeTrail.com. Pentwater.

Saturday, June 30th, 12pm-2pm

Mason County Sports Hall of Fame Induction
Admission: Family $29, adults $11, ages 6-17 $6, under 5 free. Historic White Pine Village - Sports Hall of Fame, 1687 S. Lakeshore Drive, Ludington.

Saturday, June 30th, 1:30pm-4:30pm

Chris Skellenger & Friends
Douglas Valley Vineyards, Manistee.

Saturday, June 30th, 5pm-8pm

Last Saturday of the Month Gallery Stroll
Stroll through the Village of Pentwater to see different kinds of art from Pentwater's galleries. Pentwater.
Pentwater Art Stroll

Saturday, June 30th, 6pm-9pm

Mason County Sports Hall of Fame Banquet
Mason County Sports Hall of Fame Banquet to honor those inducted into the Mason County Sports Hall of Fame - Class of 2017. Tickets are $35. Lincoln Hills Golf Club, 1527 N. Lakeshore Drive, Ludington.

Saturday, June 30th, 6pm-9pm

Ludrock All Stars
A warm up to the Ludrock Music Festival which will be held at the Waterfront Park, July 7 & 8. Featuring 10-15 acts. Outdoors at Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Road, Ludington.
Ludrock All Stars

Saturday, June 30th - Sunday, July 1st, 6pm-12:30am

Summer Sound Waves Concert
Presented by West Shore Bank, Cousin Curtiss and Clear Heels will open for the headliner, The Breakfast Club. First Street Beach, Manistee.

Saturday, June 30th, 7pm

Silver Lake Concert Series: Scottville Clown Band
Pete Wood Memorial Band Shell, Golden Township Park, Silver Lake.
Summer Music

Saturday, June 30th, 7pm-9:15pm

Sounds of the Forest: Biscuit Miller
Electric blues and funk. Wenger Pavilion, Baldwin.
Summer Music

Saturday, June 30th, 7pm

Tim Grimm (Rural Folk Music)
Updates to special activities are posted on Bulletin Boards located throughout the State Park. Ludington State Park Amphitheater.
State Park Summer Programs

Saturday, June 30th, 9:30pm

2nd Annual Pentwater Venetian Illuminated Boat Parade
Theme is "Disney in Pentwater." From the Pentwater Yacht Club, Pentwater.

More June Information...

We strive to provide the most current and correct information on our Calendar of Events. We are continually adding to our calendars. If nothing appears above, most likely the information is not yet available. Events may be subject to change. Keep checking back for updates!

Free Fishing Weekend in West Michigan
Relay for Life, Ludington
Lakestride Half-Marathon, Ludington
Gus Macker 3-on-3 Charity Basketball Tournament, Ludington
Open Horse Shows, Ludington
Local Farmer's Markets
National Asparagus Festival of Oceana County, Shelby and Hart
Flea Roast & Ox Market, Irons

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