Ludington Area Calendar of Events

September 2019

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Sunday, September 1st

Shoreline All Breed Youth Horse Show
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Sunday, September 1st - Monday, September 2nd

Honoring Our Elders, Traditional Pow Wow
Featuring intertribal dancing, Native singing, storytelling, arts and crafts, food and more. Grand Entry and Intertribal dancing Saturday at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. and Sunday at 1 p.m. Flags will be retired at 8 p.m. Admission is free. Oceana County Fairgrounds, Hart.

Sunday, September 1st - Monday, September 2nd

Hart Heritage Days
Demonstrations, old-time music, food booths, displays, chicken dinner or pig roast. Hart Historic District, downtown Hart.

Sunday, September 1st, 7:30pm

4th Annual Ludington Floatilla
Boats congregate in Pere Marquette Lake and parade around the harbor. Decorations and costumes are encouraged; prizes for top three decorated boats. Sponsored by Red Door Gallery. Ludington.

Friday, September 6th - Sunday, September 8th

Manistee Monster Fishing Tournament
Manistee County Sport Fishing Association. First Street Beach, Manistee.
Manistee County Fishing Tournaments

Friday, September 6th - Sunday, September 8th

West Michigan RV and Boat Show
Loomis Street and Marina and Waterfront Park, Downtown Ludington.
Boat Show

Friday, September 6th, 6pm-11pm

COVE 40th Anniversary Celebration
Theme: Saddle Up at Sundown (Western). Trilliam Creek Rustic Barn, 3232 W. Conrad Road, Ludington.

Saturday, September 7th, 10am

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

Saturday, September 7th, 11am-3pm

Classic Car Cruise In
Part of the Western Michigan Boat, RV outdoor & home show. Ludington Municipal Marina, downtown Ludington.
Mason County Car Shows

Saturday, September 7th, 1:30pm

Bloomer Cup Regatta
Ludington.

Saturday, September 7th, 4pm-7pm

Lynn Callihan
Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Road, Ludington.
Summer Music Along the Lakeshore

Sunday, September 8th

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

Friday, September 13th - Saturday, September 14th

Silver Lake BBQ Festival
Includes Amateur & Professional BBQ Competition, craft show, classic auto & truck show, dune buggy show, beer tent, food vendors and live entertainment. Silver Lake.
Silver Lake BBQ Festival

Friday, September 13th - Sunday, September 15th

Fresh Coast Campout Concert
Featuring electronic dance music artists. Bogner property, 8513 W. Hawley Road, Logan Township, Mason County.

Saturday, September 14th - Sunday, September 15th

MIHA District 9 Meet
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Saturday, September 14th

Garden Tractor Pulls
Dead-boat pull at 10am, transfer sled pull at 1pm. West Michigan Old Engine Club grounds, Scottville Riverside Park, Scottville.
Western Michigan Old Engine Club

Saturday, September 14th, 10am-12pm

International Beach Sweep
Stearns Park Beach, start at the south concession stand, Ludington.

Saturday, September 14th, 10:30am

Ludington Walk to End Alzheimer's
Waterfront Park, Ludington.

Saturday, September 14th, 6:30pm-9:30pm

Manistee Civic Players 80th Birthday Gala
Tickets $25. Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, Manistee.

Sunday, September 15th, 1pm

Blessing of the Animals
Also includes fun pet show, Farm Olympics and silent auction. Circle Rocking "S" Children's Farm, 5487 Tuttle Road, Free Soil.

Thursday, September 19th, 5pm

Spartan Sportsmans Banquet
Dinner, activities, raffles, silent auction, memberships. $30 admission; $50/two adults; $10/kids 10-16 years; free/under 10. Graystone Event Center, U.S. 10, Ludington.

Thursday, September 19th, 7pm

Intimate Evening with Stephen & Kaedin Plummer
Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., downtown Ludington.
Performing Arts

Thursday, September 19th - Friday, September 20th, 7:30pm-7:30pm

From "The Voice" Josh Davis
WSCC Center Stage Theater, West Shore Community College, Scottville.
Performing Arts

Friday, September 20th - Saturday, September 21st

Hispanic Heritage Celebration
Two days of live music, mariachis, folkloric dance performances, authentic foods, pinatas, fireworks and more. Hart Commons, downtown Hart.
Hispanic Heritage Celebration

Saturday, September 21st, 12am

MIHA District 9 Equestrian Meet Horse Show
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Saturday, September 21st

Hops & Props on the River
Downtown Manistee.
Hops and Props

Saturday, September 21st, 10am-4pm

Art, Craft & Vendor Show
Music by Carrie Westbay 10:30am-12:30pm, Skyking 1:30-3:30pm. Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Road, Ludington.
Mason County Summer Arts and Crafts Fairs

Saturday, September 21st, 12pm-5pm

Big Sable Point Lighthouse Bus Tour & Music by Oceania Drive
Music by Oceania Drive from 1:30-3:30pm. Buses transport visitors from the park ranger's house located just inside Ludington State Park to the lighthouse and back for an additional transportation fee. The round-trip fee is $5 for adults and $2 for children 12 & under. Big Sable Point Lighthouse, Ludington.
Big Sable Point Lighthouse

Sunday, September 22nd, 9am-4pm

Free Soil Gun & Knife Show
Sponsored by Free Soil Alumni Association. Free Soil Community Center, Free Soil.

Friday, September 27th - Saturday, September 28th

Octoberfest Music and Craft Beer Festival presented by Bell's
Bell's Beer, live music on stage, chili walk Saturday from 12pm-3pm, pub crawl games Friday from 5pm-10pm. Downtown Ludington.
Ludington Octoberfest

Saturday, September 28th - Sunday, September 29th

MIHA Region D Equestrian Meet Horse Show
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Saturday, September 28th

Samuel Adams Steinfest
Keg rolling, keg throwing, stein hoisting, buffet. Golden Sands Golf and Bucket Bar, Mears.

Saturday, September 28th - Sunday, September 29th

Pentwater Fall Fest Arts/Crafts Show
Village Green, Pentwater.
Oceana County Arts and Crafts Fairs

Saturday, September 28th, 1pm-6pm

Chili and Suds Golf Scramble
Fundraiser to benefit Second Chance Humane Society. $75/person or $300/team. Lakeside Links Golf Club, Chauvez Road, Ludington.

Sunday, September 29th, 9am-3pm

Fall Gun Show
Sponsored by Big Bear Sportsmans Club. Kaleva VFW Hall, Kaleva.

More September 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!

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