Dining Options for Winter in LudingtonPosted on 11/24/2020 Pure Ludington restaurants are offering dining options to accommodate customers' comfort levels this winter. We’ve caught up with local establishments to find out what they’re doing, so you can decide what works best for you.
Most restaurants are offering to-go options for the convenience of customers. Just call ahead or order online, and they will have your order ready for pickup or curbside delivery.
4th Ward Market
Barley & Rye
Big Apple Bagels
Blu Moon Bistro
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Usher in the Holiday Season in Pure LudingtonPosted on 11/13/2020 Shopping, Decor, Cookies and Music
Enjoy some exciting experiences with your family to usher in the holiday season with us in Ludington, starting with a new event for 2020, Deck the Halls: A Mason County Decorating Contest. A driving map will be made available, so light hunters will be able to locate all Christmas exhibits on the tour and make their way around the county at their leisure. The festive displays will be available for viewing from December 1-27 at both residences and businesses. To access the light-tour map, visit ludington.org/deckthehalls.
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Pure Ludington Craft Beer an Attraction on the LakeshorePosted on 10/21/2020 Visitors and locals will find some of the best Michigan beer around at two breweries in Downtown Ludington, complete with gorgeous taprooms and dining with safety protocols in place. You will want to put these stops on your itinerary for your next trip to this lakeshore town!
Jamesport Brewing Company
Jamesport Brewing Company, Ludington’s first to open its doors, is located at 410 S. James Street, and it has perfected its craft to be able to offer a dozen varieties on tap. This destination recently celebrated its 20th Anniversary serving patrons at this former hotel and saloo... READ MORE...
Education Tools from Pure LudingtonPosted on 10/15/2020 With many families faced with helping their children with remote learning or home schooling due to the pandemic, Ludington's favorite attractions are offering fun ways to learn – from lesson plans about Michigan lighthouses, to virtual history hunts, to do-at-home craft projects. And when the family needs a break, tune in for virtual entertainment like remote music concerts.
Educational Resources / Lesson Plans / Home Projects
Sable Point Lighthouse Keepers Association lighthouse education – SPLKA’s education committee of two former university&n... READ MORE...
5 Stops You Can’t Miss This OctoberPosted on 10/08/2020 Pure Ludington is a fantastic destination for a memorable weekend stay or just a day trip. We have compiled five spectacular locations we think you should not miss this fall.
Ludington State Park
If you are looking for recreation or just beautiful scenery, the Ludington State Park provides both. Hike, bike or paddle at 5,300 acres of protected land. Views of Lake Michigan, sand dunes, lush forests, an inland lake, river and lighthouse cannot be matched.
Port of Ludington Maritime Museum
Ludington’s maritime museum brings history to life with interactive exhibits and story... READ MORE...
The Best Bed & Breakfasts in LudingtonPosted on 09/11/2020 Looking for a quiet getaway in a quaint location? Ludington is home to a number of bed & breakfasts, which will give you a cozy place to hang out and unwind, while providing a spot that is close to all the recreational activities this lakeshore town has to offer.
Make your reservation right away to secure your spot for fall R&R. Check out Pure Ludington’s Lake Michigan beaches, trails, parks, restaurants, cultural attractions - even take a shoreline cruise on the S.S. Badger carferry. Then relax in your room and enjoy a home-cooked breakfast, courtesy of your gracious hosts.&n... READ MORE...
Celebrate Octoberfest in Pure LudingtonPosted on 09/10/2020 Two weeks of Festivities Downtown
While Octoberfest will look a bit different in 2020, there will be no shortage of fun as Downtown Ludington ushers in the month of October. Restaurant deals, live music, pub crawl passport and scarecrow contest are on tap, beginning September 20, as part of fall festivities in the downtown district.
Here’s a look at what’s happening:
Live Music - September 25-26
Catch entertainment from Lynn & the Moonshine Runners, 6-9 p.m. September 25, and John Merchant & Greg Miller live, 2-5 p.m. September 26 at Ludington Bay Br... READ MORE...
Spooky Fun in LudingtonPosted on 09/10/2020 If you’re looking for some Halloween fun for your family or friend crew, we’ve got you covered. Spooky train rides, trick-or-treating, contests and more -- here’s what is happening in Pure Ludington for the holiday.
Fall Fun Weekends at Lewis Adventure Farm & Zoo - Sept. 25-Nov. 1
Pick a pumpkin, get lost in a corn maze, and enjoy the many outdoor, family-friendly activities at Lewis Adventure Farm & Zoo. Princess and Super Hero Weekend is set for September 26-27.
Harvest Weekend at Kibby Creek Campground - Oct. 2-3
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4 Fall Color Routes Near LudingtonPosted on 08/31/2020 If you’re ready for a breath of fresh air and some relaxation this fall, the country roads in and around Ludington are the perfect driving routes to experience vibrant colors of the season.
Discover scenic towns and villages with plenty of options to be outdoors along the way, namely, nature walks, U-pick farms, and picnic and recreation areas. It’s an ideal time of year to enjoy cooling temperatures, hear the crackle of leaves underfoot, take in stunning foliage and lake views, and treat yourself to a caramel apple or cider.
Here are the Top 4 Routes we recommend for you... READ MORE...
A Guide to Fall Fishing in LudingtonPosted on 08/18/2020 Whether you are fishing from a pier, on a charter boat or fly-fishing in a stream, you are bound to hook a lunker in Ludington! Pure Ludington is the place anglers can find a socially distant fishing location this fall. The Mason County area boasts 2,000 miles of trout streams/rivers, over 40 inland lakes, and the best salmon port on Lake Michigan.
Here’s a look at what you can expect.
Plan Your Trip: Things You Will Need
First, you will want to make sure you have your fishing license. Don’t waste vacation time getting your license; buy it online. If you happen to forget, ... READ MORE...