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Ludington Celebrated Its Sesquicentennial in 2023!
The beautiful laketown of Ludington, Michigan, held a year-long 150th birthday party in 2023 for its Sesquicentennial! Many events and activities were incorporated into the event throughout the year.
These events were held as part of the celebration:
Sesquicentennial Kick Off Event
#RunLudington Sesquicentennial 150-Mile Challenge
Bike Ride Through Lakeview Cemetery
Birthday Party at Sandcastles Children’s Museum
Bike Scavenger Hunt
Love Ludington Exhibit at the Ludington Area Center for the Arts
Speaker Series hosted by the Mason County Historical Society
Love Ludington Weekend Mini Golf at the Ludington Area Jaycees Course
Love Ludington Street Party in Downtown Ludington
Appearances by the Budweiser Clydesdales
A Historic Homes Walking Tour
Birthday Bash for the SS Badger Carferry
Concert with the Scottville Clown Band at Waterfront Park
Maritime Heritage Trail Walking Tour
Various Art Classes at the Ludington Area Center for the Arts
Sesquicentennial Ball at Stearns Hotel
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Discover all of the different trails and tours that Ludington has to offer! Discover a water path, hiking trail, or an art work stop!
Your pet should feel right at home in Ludington. There are many businesses that allow pets and parks and beaches for them to play on.
Enjoy a picnic by Upper Hamlin Lake. With grills, a pavilion and picnic tables available, this park provides the perfect family setting.
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.
The Ludington Pumped Storage Plant and Lakewinds Energy Park are the two main sources of energy that power Ludington! Check them out!
Just blocks from the beach is the heart of downtown Ludington, where you can shop, dine, and enjoy summertime events.
Visit the new Value of Sports Museum located at Historic White Pine Village just a short drive from Ludington.
Hamlin Lake is where you want to be. It offers terrific summer recreation, including swimming, boating, tubing, and more!
Check out our picks for the top 50 coolest things to do in Ludington, Michigan, along the shores of Lake Michigan.