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October 2023 Events Calendar

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Featured October Events

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And check out information on Fall Events happening this month, along with your guide to Halloween Parties & Trick or Treating!

October 1-7, 2023

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October 8-14, 2023

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October 15-21, 2023

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October 22-31, 2023

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

 

Saturday, October 1st-Sunday, October 2nd; 2022

MIHA Regional D Equestrian Meet
Caswell Horse Park at the Mason County Fairgrounds- 5302 W. US-31, Ludington.

Saturday, October 1st, 2022
8am-12pm

Mom 2 Mom Sale
Sale of gently used children’s clothing, accessories, toys, and furniture. For more information or to rent a table, visit facebook.com. Cornerstone Baptist Church- 121 Nelson Rd., Ludington. 

Saturday, October 8th, 2022
1-5pm

Fall Festival at the Ludington State Park
8800 M-116, Ludington. Event includes horse-drawn wagon rides by Meadow Breeze Farms, music by 80 Cows , beach bonfire, apples, donuts, and cider. Free event but donations are appreciated. 

Saturday, October 15th, 2022
7-11:55pm

“A Scream in the Night” Halloween Drive-Thru Event
Event to benefit Connexion Point Addiction Treatment & Recovery Program. $5 per person. Cartier Park- 1254 N. Lakeshore Dr., Ludington. 

Sunday, October 16th, 2022
2pm

Final Sailing of the Season for the S.S. Badger Carferry
Call (800) 841-4243 for reservations.

October 19th-26th, 2022

Pumpkins for Change Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Pumpkins will be available at Betten Baker Ford of Ludington (3045 US 10, Ludington) for a $5 entry fee from October 19th-22nd and can be dropped back off when decorated (no later than October 25th at 6pm). The first place winner receives: 50% of the total entry fees collected (the other 50% will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation). The second place winner receives: gift card to a local business. Winners will be chosen and announced on October 26th to celebrate National Pumpkin Day. For more information, call (231) 845-5111.

October 21st-November 18th, 2022

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.

Saturday, October 22nd, 2022
2-5pm

Haunted Village
Children are encouraged to wear costumes and trick or treat throughout the historic buildings in the village. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, $8 for kids age 3-13, and kids under 3 enter free. Historic White Pine Village– 1687 S. Lakeshore Dr. in Ludington.

Saturday, October 22nd, 2022

Historic White Pine Village AND the Port of Ludington Maritime Museum Closes for the Season
Historic White Pine Village– 1687 S. Lakeshore Dr., Ludington. Port of Ludington Maritime Museum– 217 S. Lakeshore Dr., Ludington.

Monday, October 24th, 2022
5pm

Big Sable Point Lighthouse Closes for the Season
Big Sable Point Lighthouse- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Friday, October 28th, 2022
5:30pm

Spooky Monster Magic Show with Magician Gordon Russ
Ludington Library- 217 E. Ludington Ave., Ludington. Free and open to the public.

Saturday, October 29th, 2022
9am

Run for Your Lives 5k/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. Register by visiting downtownludington.org/runludington.

Saturday, October 29th, 2022
11am-1pm

Pumpkin Painting
At Sandcastles Children’s Museum- 125 E. Ludington Ave., Ludington. Regular admission rates apply.

Saturday, October 29th, 2022
8pm

Ludrock’s Night of Fright
Live music, beverages available, and costume contest. $5 per person with proceeds to the center. Ludington Area Center for the Arts- 107 S. Harrison St., Ludington.

Monday, October 31st, 2022
12-6:30pm

Halloween Charity Event at Photography by Sue Brown- 1676 W. Hansen Road, Scottville. Free photo with donation to United Way of Mason County. Sign up by visiting signupgenius.com

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