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November 2023 Events Calendar

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Featured November Events

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In addition to the calendar below, check out our story on Holiday Arts & Crafts Shows and Bazaars!

November 1-7, 2023

Stay tuned for information on events happening during this time! In the meantime, scroll down to see events that occurred in 2022.


November 8-14, 2023

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November 15-21, 2023

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November 22-30, 2023

Saturday, November 25th, 2023

Small Business Saturday
Enjoy festive decorations in downtown Ludington while starting your holiday shopping at local businesses.

Saturday, November 25th, 2023

Aglow on the Avenue Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting
Parade is followed by caroling, a tree lighting, and a Santa visit in Legacy Plaza. 102.7 WMOM-FM radio will be broadcasting the parade live on Facebook. Register your parade entry by November 18th by visiting Held in Downtown Ludington.

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


Coat Drive for the Ludington Area Schools Youth Resource Center
Ludington Bay Brewing Co. is collecting coats and blankets for the Ludington Area Schools Youth Resource Center. Anyone donating a coat/blanket will receive a $6 coupon for Ludington Bay Brewing Co. Drop coats and blankets off at the brewery. (Coats will be dry-cleaned before they are delivered.) Ludington Bay Brewing Company- 515 S. James St., Ludington.

Mason County Family Events Annual Christmas Expo
Cornerstone Baptist Church- 121 Nelson Rd., Ludington.

Kegs for Cash Benefiting Kids Backpack Program
Enjoy a featured draft beer (or root beer or Faygo pop) at Sportsman’s Restaurant & Bar and every dollar you pay for the featured product will be donated to Lakeshore Food 4 Kids Backpack Program. A very generous donor is also matching up to $500 dollars. And, when you donate $5, you receive a $5 gift card. 111 W. Ludington Ave., Ludington.

Closet2Closet Fashion Boutique Sale
Sale of gently used women’s, men’s, and teen clothing by various vendors at the Ludington Eagles- 108 S. Harrison St., Ludington. Booth space is $30. To reserve by November 12th, contact Julie at

The Ball Brothers in Concert
Enjoy Holiday Lighting, special effects, and world-class harmony as the Ball Brothers present classic and new Christmas favorites. Admission is free but donations are welcome. United Methodist Church- 5810 Bryant Rd., Ludington.

World Cup Watch Party
$5/person. Concessions available for purchase. Event benefits the Ludington Girls High School Soccer Program. Ludington Elementary School Cafeteria- 5771 W. Bryant Rd., Ludington.

Festival of Wreaths Auction
Wreaths created by local artists will be on display and up for silent auction in the lobby of the performance hall. Wreaths will be accepted until November 22nd and must be pre-registered by contacting the Ludington Area Center for the Arts at (231) 845-2787 or LACA- 107 S. Harrison St., Ludington.

Check back often for updates to this calendar of events!

Current Events in Ludington


Summer Music

After a busy day at the beach or at work, it’s time to kick back and relax a while. What better way than to listen to some music.

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Ludington is a popular location for various races and runs… including the Lakestride Half Marathon and the Lighthouse Triathlon.

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More Activities & Attractions in Ludington


Arrive in Ludington by boat and dock at one of three marinas: Ludington Municipal Marina, Harbor View Marina, & Pere Pointe Village Marina.

Ludington Salmon Fishing

Ludington’s natural resources, charter captains, and outfitters provide great salmon fishing on Lake Michigan and the Pere Marquette River.

Waterfront Park Sculptures

The bronzed sculptures in Ludington’s 5-acre Waterfront Park sets it apart from other parks. The park is situated on the Lake Michigan inlet.

Ludington Skate Plaza

The Ludington Skate Plaza is a popular spot for kids with skateboards or in-line skates, and also draws spectators to Stearns Park.

Beaches & Parks

Ludington has many beautiful beaches and parks to explore. Enjoy a day on the shores of Lake Michigan or take in the scenery at a local park.

Festivals & Events

There are activities going on in the Ludington area to keep everyone happy all year long. Longstanding events make Ludington special.


The Ludington Pumped Storage Plant and Lakewinds Energy Park are the two main sources of energy that power Ludington! Check them out!