As you get ready to head out to the lake or plan that picnic, make your first stop at one of the delis in the Ludington area. They feature your favorite meats, cheeses, breads and ready-made sandwiches. Don't forget the beverages--including pop, beer, wine and liquor, and ice to keep your drinks cold. Complete your shopping by picking up salads, chips and all the necessities to make your stomach happy! The perfect day starts with great food, from Ludington area markets and delis.
@ The Y Country Store
1860 N. Lakeshore Dr., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 425-9463
The Y Country Store is your last stop for supplies before the Ludington State Park. Located at "The Y" of Lakeshore Drive and M-116 and just 4 miles before the park entrance, The Y has beer, wine, liquor, coffee, tobacco, wood, ice, groceries, lotto, hunting/fishing licenses, fishing bait/tackle, and more!
Farmers Markets & U-Picks
What could be more fun than spending time with your family picking fresh fruit from a local tree, or shopping from a farmers market to support a local farm? Awaken your senses and indulge in local produce, such as corn, strawberries, blueberries, cherries, tomatoes and green beans. You'll also find honey, jam, eggs, dairy, breads, sweets, and more. Support local farms...buy farm fresh!
118 E. Ludington Ave., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-5858
Since 1947, Kilwins has built a reputation for crafting decadent chocolates, ice cream, and confections from the highest quality ingredients. At Kilwins Ludington, we're open seasonally (May-October) to provide Kilwins' sweet selections, including hand-packed ice cream quarts and gourmet cakes. Come visit us where everything is "sweet in every sense."
Here you will find produce farms that practice sustainable, organic agriculture, poultry and meat producers that raise free-range and grass fed livestock without the use of hormones or antibiotics, homemade, preservative-free bakeries, as well as cheese and dairy farms. Everything you need that is local and organic!
Orchard Market - Freesoil
8400 N. US-31, Freesoil, MI 49411, (231) 464-5534
The best in homegrown produce, fresh from our own farm--like strawberries, apples, cherries, peaches, sweet corn, pumpkins, and more. Beautiful annuals, perennials and flowers are found in our greenhouse. Bakery features freshly baked bread and rolls, fudge, pies, and more. Family owned since 1960.
Orchard Market - Ludington
212 S. Pere Marquette Hwy., Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-4603
We carry a complete line of seasonal fruits and vegetables, farm fresh and delicious. Come shop our selection of jams and jellies, honey, cheeses, fudge, and maple syrup. Our nursery and greenhouse feature a variety of plants, flowers, hanging baskets, and small trees. Family owned since 1960.
The Jam Farm
5075 W. Meisenheimer, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-9909
Enjoy the Jam Farm's homemade jams, jellies and marmalades with over 50 different flavors! All fruit comes from the Jam Farm or local neighbors. No preservatives or artificial flavors! Homemade gift baskets are always available and are great for any occasion! Stop by the produce stand on the farm, grown by the Jamdude!
2442 W. US-10, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 843-8020
Formerly Grassa's Farm Market, the Market is your one-stop shop for seasonal produce, outdoor and landscaping products, specialty items, and unique farmhouse decor. We deal with local farmers and can order custom goods from local vendors. Open daily 8am-6pm, located at the corner of Stiles and US-10. Experience the Market!