Tee Up for a Ludington Golf Experience Posted on 04/14/2021 Pure Ludington is home to three golf courses within minutes of town, providing challenging experiences to golfers of all abilities. Picturesque landscapes also offer a relaxing time outdoors, perfect for the spring and summer seasons.
Find the course that’s just right for you here:
Hemlock Golf Course
Hemlock is a formidable 18-hole, 7,030-yard course sculpted from natural landscape. With golf packages, memberships, events and specials, it’s been rated among the Top Ten best New Affordable Courses in America. Hemlock boasts breathtaking views among natural dune a... READ MORE...
Light Beacons Welcome You to LudingtonPosted on 04/14/2021 Michigan is home to 129 lighthouses, and if you enjoy scoping out these iconic beacons, you cannot miss a stop in Ludington. Two lights are located right here, and we have everything you need to know about what to see and how to get there.
Welcoming you to this freshwater coastal town is the North Breakwater Light, located at the entrance to the Ludington harbor. A favorite summertime activity among locals and visitors is to walk the pier for a chance to tour this 1924 beacon, which boasts a vibrant green hue from its tower at Stearns Park.
The Big Sable Lighthouse is located n... READ MORE...
Kick Up Your Heels With Live Music Line-upPosted on 04/14/2021 There’s nothing like a live music performance, where you can take a break from the work week, kick up your heels and feed your soul. Look below to find virtual, indoor and outdoor concerts this year in Pure Ludington:
LIVE IN THE PLAZA
These open-air, acoustic concerts are held weekly at Legacy Plaza in Downtown Ludington. Grab takeout from an adjacent restaurant and take a seat in the plaza for an outdoor picnic and performance! Concerts are held from 5-8 p.m. Thursdays, June-September.
PURE LUDINGTON SUNSET BONFIRES
Three concerts at free community bonfires will be held... READ MORE...
The Best Bed & Breakfasts in West MichiganPosted on 03/23/2021 Looking for a quiet, quaint getaway? In Ludington, you'll find the best bed & breakfasts of West Michigan, which will provide you with a cozy place to hang out and unwind, while providing a place that is close to all the recreational activities this lakeshore town has to offer.
Make your reservation now to secure your spot for some 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 graci... READ MORE...
Casual & Affordable Ways to Visit LudingtonPosted on 03/23/2021 Ludington’s small business owners make this lakeshore town a special place to be. Not only are they easygoing and welcoming, they also make your stay here one that is casual and affordable.
Here are some locations you will want to check out if you are planning a laid-back vacation on a budget.
Whether you’re seeking a new longboard or a Pure Ludington hoodie, Gordy’s Skate Co. has you covered. This custom-screen print & skate shop caters to the casual vacationer. Grab your skateboard accessories, a souvenir tee, hat or bag. If it’s not in stock,... READ MORE...
Top 7 Ideas for a Spring Break in LudingtonPosted on 03/17/2021 Sticking closer to home this Spring Break? No problem. Ludington has you covered with ideas for getting to the lakeshore and enjoying our natural resources, in addition to indoor activities to keep your family busy and engaged during spring break.
Whether you are traveling to Ludington or enjoying a staycation, here are some things you can plan during your time off from work and school.
1. Take Advantage of a Spring Deal
Ludington hotels and bed & breakfasts are making it easy to get away on an economical family trip. Through April 29, when you stay one night, you’ll receive... READ MORE...
4 Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Downtown LudingtonPosted on 02/26/2021 2021 #RunLudington Irish Jog 5K/10K
Start the day with a bang: Runners will be on their marks at 9 a.m. March 13, racing in heats. Be sure to register online before the event. Choose from in-person or virtual options. REGISTER
Follow the Rainbow Scavenger Hunt
Find gold at the end of the rainbow in this fun event in the downtown district. Register online to receive your first clue, and complete your hunt between 10 a.m.-6 p.m. March 13. Spot shamrock tokens along the way, and you could win a prize! REGISTER
Takeout Pub Crawl
Check out the new Ludington Area Social D... READ MORE...
Celebrate Your Sweetie in Pure Ludington Posted on 01/25/2021 February is a Month of Specials
Valentine’s Day in this lakeshore town offers a number of ways you can uniquely celebrate the romance-filled holiday with your sweetie. Here, you will find outdoor recreation and activities to enjoy winter, with cozy rooms where you can rest after a fun-filled day.
Here are the Top 7 ways to celebrate in Pure Ludington:
1. Art for Two
Reserve studio time for a private art class and create a masterpiece with your special someone at Art by Mary Case-Studio & Gallery. The staff will set a lovely, candle-lit table for two in the gallery a... READ MORE...
Dining Options for Winter in LudingtonPosted on 11/24/2020 A new set of guidelines from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services take effect March 5, allowing restaurants to open for indoor dining at half capacity. The order's stipulations include:
Patrons are seated, groups of patrons are separated by at least six feet, no more than 6 patrons are seated together (at a table, booth, or group of fixed seats), and groups of patrons do not intermingle
The number of patrons indoors (or a designated dining area of a multi-purpose venue) does not exceed 50% of normal seating capacity, or 100 persons, whichever is less
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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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