Ludington Area Calendar of Events

September 2020

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Tuesday, September 1st, 7pm

Manistee Shoreline Showcase
Performed from First Street Beach Gazebo, Manistee.
Summer Music

Wednesday, September 2nd, 7pm

Echo through the Timber, Canceled
Wenger Pavilion, downtown Baldwin.
Summer Music

Thursday, September 3rd, 5pm-8pm

Music in the Plaza
James Street Plaza, downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Friday, September 4th, 6pm-9pm

FNL- Unplugged
Various outdoor stages in downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Saturday, September 5th - Sunday, September 6th

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

Saturday, September 5th - Sunday, September 6th

32nd Annual Hart Heritage Days
Hart Area Historic District at Lincoln & Union Streets, downtown Hart.

Saturday, September 5th - Sunday, September 6th

25th Annual Hart Pow Wow, Canceled for 2020
Event Canceled due to health and safety concerns relating to the Covid-19 virus. Also known as the Honoring Our Elders Traditional Pow Wow. Oceana County Fairgrounds, Hart.

Saturday, September 5th

Bannink's Lines Down End of Summer Tournament
Sponsored by Pentwater Sportfishing Association. Registration and Weigh-in at Pentwater Marina Gazebo. Pentwater.

Saturday, September 5th, 10am-3pm

LACA Indoor Juried Fine Art Fair, Canceled for 2020 due to Covid-19
Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St., downtown Ludington.
Mason County Summer Arts and Crafts Fairs

Saturday, September 5th, 10am-4pm

Summers End Book Sale
Manistee Public Library, Maple Street, Manistee.
Used Book Sales

Saturday, September 5th, 12pm-5pm

Brews & Beats, Postponed to May 2021
Craft Beer, Wine and Cider Festival sponsored by Pentwater Chamber of Commerce and Pentwater Farmer's Market. Taste locally crafted beverages, enjoy live music, grab a snack from the food trucks, and play yard games. Advance Tickets $20|At the Door $30. Ticket includes a glass (approximately 6 ounces) and 6 beer samples. Pentwater Village Green, Pentwater.

Saturday, September 5th, 7pm

Sounds from the Forest: General Assembly Big Band
Wenger Pavilion, downtown Baldwin.
Summer Music

Friday, September 11th - Saturday, September 12th

Silver Lake Apple & Barbecue Festival, Canceled for 2020, returns in 2021
Canceled for 2020 due to health and safety concerns relating to the Covid-19 virus and large gatherings. The two-day event includes Amateur & Professional BBQ Competition, craft show, classic auto & truck show, dune buggy show, beer tent, food vendors and live entertainment. Silver Lake.
Apple & Barbecue Festival

Saturday, September 12th, 9am-12pm

Walk to End Alzheimer's
Waterfront Park, Ludington.

Saturday, September 12th, 9am-1pm

Mason County Garden Club Fall Plant Sale
Featuring donations of a large variety of plants from local greenhouses, specialty garden centers and members' own gardens. Also, a White Elephant section of garden-related treasures. Leveaux Park, East Ludington Avenue, Ludington.

Sunday, September 13th

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

Sunday, September 13th, 10am-5pm

Fall Mount Baldy Hill Climb
Silver Lake Sand Dunes State Park, Mears.

Friday, September 18th, 11am-4pm

City of Midland 41 80th Anniversary
Remembering the Queen of the Lake: City of Midland 41 Anniversary (PLMM) Celebrate the 80th anniversary of the launch. Port of Ludington Maritime Museum, 217 S. Lakeshore Dr., Ludington.
Maritime Museum

Saturday, September 19th

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

Saturday, September 19th - Sunday, September 20th

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

Saturday, September 19th, 10am-12pm

AFFEW Beach Sweep Intercoastal Cleanup
Meet at South Concession Stand at Stearns Park Beach, Ludington.

Saturday, September 19th, 10am

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

Saturday, September 19th, 12pm-5pm

Bus Day to Big Sable Point Lighthouse Canceled for 2020
Fees to ride the bus are $5.00 for adults and $2.00 for Children 12 and under. Standard admission to climb the tower will be charge at the Lighthouse. Big Sable Point Lighthouse, Ludington State Park, Ludington.
Big Sable Point Lighthouse

Sunday, September 20th

25th Anniversary of Blessing of the Animals
Circle Rocking S Childrens Farm, Free Soil.
Circle Rocking S Childrens Farm

Friday, September 25th - Saturday, September 26th

Octoberfest Music and Craft Beer Festival
Details for this event are being revised and are pending. Bell's Beer, live music on stage, chili walk Saturday from 12pm-3pm, pub crawl games Friday from 5pm-10pm. Downtown Ludington.
Ludington Octoberfest

Friday, September 25th - Sunday, September 27th

Silver Lake Sand Dunes Jeep Invasion V 2020
Postponed from May 2020. Golden Sands Golf & Bucket Bar, Silver Lake.

Saturday, September 26th

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

Saturday, September 26th - Sunday, September 27th

Pentwater Fall Fest Arts/Crafts Fair
Village Green, Pentwater.
Pentwater Arts and Crafts Fairs

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!

Local Farmer's Markets
Open Horse Shows, Ludington
Hops & Props, Manistee
Pentwater Fall Festival
Apple BBQ Cook-Off Festival, Silver Lake
ArtPrize, Grand Rapids

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Last Updated: 02-25-2020 02:32 PM ID: 1039