Ludington Area Calendar of Events

October 2018

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Tuesday, October 2nd, 3:30pm

Special Needs Halloween Hayride and Potluck
Circle Rocking S Children's Farm, Free Soil.

Friday, October 5th, 4pm

Paint the Town Pink
One-mile fun walk to raise awareness of breast cancer screenings. Social hour 4pm-5pm, Celebration of Life at 5pm, followed by the Ribbon Walk, Downtown Manistee.

Friday, October 5th, 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, October 5th, 5pm-7pm

Artist Reception: Tim Motley Photography Abstracts
Reception for Tim Motley's exhibition of abstract photography in the Main Gallery at Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., Ludington.
Ludington Area Center for the Arts

Saturday, October 6th, 9am

St. Simon AppleFest
St. Simon Family Center, Ludington Area Catholic School gym, Bryant Road, Ludington.

Saturday, October 6th, 12pm-7pm

Hippie Fest 2018
Tickets $5; kids 3 & under free. Advance tickets only. Val Du Lakes, 1511 N. Wilson Road, Mears.

Saturday, October 6th, 12:55pm-3:55pm

Met Opera: “Aida” (Verdi)
Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, Manistee.
Performing Arts

Tuesday, October 9th

Guy Unleashed - a Foodie and Culinary Adventure
Cooking show with Guy Klinzing. Ludington.

Friday, October 12th - Saturday, October 13th

Annual Oktoberfest/ Annual Classic Car and Hot Rod Show
Friday events: Bingo and Comedy Night. Saturday event: Classic Car and Hot Rod Show, COVE Home tour and Used Book Sale, vintage Snowmobile Show, Chili Cook-Off, Corn Hole Tournament, dance contest, Big Ten games, concert. Downtown Pentwater.
Pentwater Oktoberfest

Saturday, October 13th

Onekama Fall Festival
Activities include an arts & crafts fair, scarecrows, hay rides, pumpkin decorating, entertainment, pet parade. Downtown Onekama.

Saturday, October 13th, 10am-4pm

Pentwater Home Tour and Used Book Sale to benefit COVE
Tour six unique homes in Pentwater area and browse the used book sale. Tickets $20 for 13 & older. Downtown Pentwater.
Pentwater Home Tour

Saturday, October 13th, 10am

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

Saturday, October 13th, 10am-1:30pm

Downtown Hart Fall Market
Downtown Hart.

Saturday, October 13th, 10am-3pm

Fall Market
South State Street, Hart.

Sunday, October 14th, 9am

Last Sailing Day of Season for S.S. Badger
Enjoy the Badger's last sailing of the season.
S.S. Badger

Friday, October 19th - Saturday, October 20th

Pigeon Creek Shakespeare Company presents "As You Like It"
Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, Manistee.
Performing Arts

Saturday, October 20th

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, October 20th, 10am-4pm

Art and Craft Show
Music by Swingtooth from 10am-12pm and Max & The Locomotives from 1pm-3pm. Outdoors at Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Road, Ludington.
Mason County Summer Arts and Crafts Fairs

Saturday, October 20th, 12:55pm-3:55pm

Met Opera: “Samson et Dalila" (Camille Saint-Saens)
Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, Manistee.
Performing Arts

Saturday, October 20th, 3pm-6pm

Spooky Trick-or-Treat at White Pine
Historic White Pine Village, Ludington.
Historic White Pine Village

Friday, October 26th - Sunday, November 4th

"The Addams Family" musical comedy
Presented by Manistee Civic Players Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2pm. Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, Manistee.
Performing Arts

Friday, October 26th - Saturday, October 27th, 7pm-9pm

Ghosts of White Pine
Scary goodwill in the spirit of fun and fright for adults. Historic White Pine Village, Ludington.
Historic White Pine Village

Saturday, October 27th

Halloween on the Green
Line up for the parade at 12:30pm at Charlie's Marina. Parade at 1pm. Activities on the Village Green include costume contest, face painting, sack race, pumpkin roll, trick or treat with merchants 12:30pm-2:30pm. Pub crawl at 6pm. Pentwater.
Halloween

Saturday, October 27th

Boos, Brews & Brats
Costume contest, face painting, music, trick or treat. Downtown Manistee.

Saturday, October 27th, 12:55pm-3:55pm

Met Opera: "La Fanciulla del West" (Puccini)
Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, Manistee.
Performing Arts

Sunday, October 28th, 10am-5pm

Big Sable Light closes for the season
Big Sable Point Lighthouse, Ludington State Park, M-116, Ludington.
Big Sable Point Lighthouse

Wednesday, October 31st, 6pm-8pm

Pumpkins in the Parking Lot
St. John's Lutheran Church, 209 N. Rowe St., Ludington.
Halloween

Wednesday, October 31st, 6pm-8pm

Trick or Treating in Pentwater
Donuts and cider at Pentwater Fire Station, Pentwater.
Halloween

More October 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!

Fall Salmon Run
Pumpkin Patch, south of Scottville
Oktoberfest-Pentwater
Autumn Days at Historic White Pine Village
Halloween/Trick-or-Treating
Fall Events
Manistee Ghost Ship
ArtPrize, Grand Rapids

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