Upcoming Family Friendly Events

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October, 2021

Ludington does a fantastic job of hosting events and activities that include the whole family. There’s so much happening that is geared specifically toward kids and families as a whole, and that’s part of what makes being here so amazing!

Every season in Ludington has it’s unique, fun things to do for kids of all ages- from babies up to the “young at heart”. Indoors or outdoors, no matter the time of year, there’s always something great going on along the lakeshore for families to experience together!

There are also many fun fall events, including Trick or Treating happening this month. And, in addition to the following list, check out all the special events and programs provided by Sandcastles Children’s Museum and the Ludington and Scottville branches of the Mason County District Libraries!

Historic White Pine Village
Port of Ludington Maritime Musuem

Here’s a list of family friendly events happening in Ludington in October:

Saturday, October 2nd-Sunday, October 3rd

MIHA Regional D Equestrian Meet 
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington. 

Thursday, October 7th, 10am-3pm

History in Action Days at Historic White Pine Village
Thousands of area school children from around West Michigan take a thrilling step back in time and relive the hardscrabble existence of their intrepid ancestors in a stimulating, immersive, hands-on experience. 1687 S. Lakeshore Dr., Ludington.

Amber Elk Ranch
AM Friday Night Live/Final Friday Experience

Thursday, October 14th, 10am-3pm

History in Action Days at Historic White Pine Village
Thousands of area school children from around West Michigan take a thrilling step back in time and relive the hardscrabble existence of their intrepid ancestors in a stimulating, immersive, hands-on experience. 1687 S. Lakeshore Dr., Ludington.

Saturday, October 16th, 10am-3pm

Sweet Taste of Mason County
The Scottville Bee Keepers Association hosts this free event which allows attendees to sample over a dozen different types of local honey, enjoy info sessions with beekeepers, and view an observation hive with live bees. There are also activities for kids and honey will be available for purchase. For more info, visit scottvillebeekeepers.org. Ludington Senior Center- 308 S. Rowe, Ludington.

Saturday, October 23rd, 9am-12pm

Run for Your Lives 5/10K 
Wear a costume, if you wish, and have fun with this holiday event. Choose the length of your run. Start and stop at Legacy Park- 112 N. James St., Ludington.

Watch this page for updated information on upcoming family friendly events in Ludington!