Downtown Ludington is open for business! A must see and do on any stop to Pure Ludington is a trip to downtown Ludington.
Home to unique specialty shops and art galleries, it's the perfect break from the elements. The downtown district runs along Ludington Avenue and down James Street and Rath Avenue, both of which cross Ludington Avenue. Stearns Park Beach and a variety of marinas are within walking distance of downtown Ludington. A beautiful walkway also connects the downtown district to the lakeshore where you can take in a spectacular Lake Michigan sunset.
Downtown is home to the famous House of Flavors Restaurant & Ice Cream Shop as well as antiques shops, a natural food store, restaurants like the Jamesport Brewing Company, PM Steamers and Old Hamlin, clothing and music retailers and art galleries such as AM Galleries and Todd & Brad Reed Photography. While you are perusing you are sure to find unique items to Mason County. Many downtown merchants participate in Downtown Late Nights, which is an initiative to better serve visitors and locals on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. So when the sun sets, take stroll through downtown and discover the fun.
Downtown Ludington also hosts many family-friendly events throughout the year such as Friday Night Live street parties in July and August and the New Year's Eve Ball Drop! Check out the calendar of events for more exciting entertainment happening in downtown Ludington.