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March 2023 Events Calendar

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March Featured Events

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March 1-7, 2023

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March 8-14, 2023

Saturday, March 11th, 2023

Finny Slam Ice Fishing Tournament
Hosted by Pere Marquette Expeditions and named for local fisherman, Ray Finholm, who passed away in a boating accident. Prize includes a 100% payout for the longest fish in each category: Pike, Steelhead and Perch. You must be in line for measuring by 6pm. Call (231) 845-7285 for more information.

March 15-21, 2023

Monday, March 20th, 2023

Friends of the Ludington State Park Free Zoom Educational Series
Topic: Ludington State Park, Making Memories for Decades with presenter Jim Jensen of the Mason County Historical Society. Register at to receive Zoom code.

March 22-31, 2023

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The following events are from 2022. Stay tuned for information on dates for these events in 2023!


February 28th through March 5th, 2022

Virtual Spring CommUnity Auction
Over 220 items up for auction to benefit the Ludington & Scottville Chamber of Commerce and Mason County Central School’s upcoming bond project. Registration begins on Wednesday, February 23rd at 4pm. Those interested should text 767278 to “auctionbid” and then visit to view/bid on items.

Fridays- March 4th, 11th, & 18th, AND April 8th; 2022

Lenten Fish Frys in Ludington
Drive-thru fish frys at Ludington Area Catholic School- 702 E. Bryant Rd., Ludington. Enter off Bryant Rd. and exit on Monona Dr. Cost is $12 for Adults which includes Perch (8oz), Shrimp (8 pc) or Combo (4oz perch/4 shrimp), Salmon along with choice of fried or baked fish, vegetable, potatoes, cole slaw, dinner roll, and choice of dessert. Kids meals are $8 and include Perch(4oz), Shrimp (4 pc) or Combo (4oz perch/2 shrimp), or Mac n cheese; all with the same sides. Pre-event gift cards are available for purchase at the school office, Monday-Friday from 8am-3pm. Cash or checks only.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2022

Ludington Area School Kindergarten/Young 5’s Round-Up
Families with children turning 5 on our before September 1st, 2022 (Kindergarten) OR children turning 5 between September 2nd-December 1st, 2022 (Young 5’s program) are invited to tour classrooms, meet teachers, and complete the enrollment process at Ludington Elementary School- 5771 W. Bryant Rd., Ludington. Parents should bring the child’s birth certificate, proof of residency, immunization records, and receipt of hearing/vision testing.

Saturday, March 19th, 2022

Grip ‘n Rip FAB 5 Disc Golf Tournament
Check in from 8-8:45am, tee off at 9am. Leviathan Disc Golf Course- 517 N. Jebavy Dr., Ludington. For registration or more information, visit

Saturday, March 19th, 2022

St. Patrick’s Day in Downtown Ludington
Includes a 5k, live music, pub crawl, and more.

Saturday, March 19th, 2022

Art Fair
Local vendors and crafters. Betten-Baker Ford- 3045 US-10, Ludington.

Check back often for updates to this calendar of events!

Current Events in Ludington

Fishing Tournaments & Events

Ludington fishing tournaments give anglers a chance to add a little money to their pocket in addition to the fish in their bucket.

Pure Ludington Brrrewfest

The Pure Ludington Brrrewfest hosts breweries that offer patrons a taste of their beers, wines, ciders, and meads from all around Michigan.