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 three locations 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 saloon, ... READ MORE...
Education Tools from Pure LudingtonPosted on 10/15/2020 Looking for ways to supplement at-home or traveling instruction? We have some great virtual and self-guided programs, which will enhance your curriculum and provide understanding of a number of fantastic Pure Ludington destinations!
Armistice Day Exhibit, Port of Ludington Maritime Museum – This new permanent exhibit commemorates the Armistice Day Storm Nov. 11, 1940 that killed 154 people (including 64 sailors) on Lake Michigan. A special event on November 11 (1-4 p.m.) will take visitors back to experience the storm that converged over Lake Michigan... 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
Kibby Creek Campground is plan... READ MORE...
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...
Activity Checklist for an Autumn GetawayPosted on 08/18/2020 Pack your bags: We have some easy, getaway ideas for the perfect fall road trip to Pure Ludington! Here are some activities we have on our Autumn checklist, which we think you will be fond of too:
Visit a farm
Fall is the perfect time to head to a U-pick farm to grab some fresh produce. It’s a family-friendly activity and a fun way to celebrate the fall harvest. Christofferson Farms is open 7 days a week through mid-October, where you can pick apples and find other fresh, market items. Lewis Adventure Farms & Petting Zoo will take you on a tractor ride to the orchard to pick yo... READ MORE...
Family Fun in LudingtonPosted on 08/07/2020 Looking for some outdoor, family fun this summer? Ludington has a list of exciting encounters for you! Check out the ways you can still squeeze in some quality time before kids head back to school:
Ludington has a brand-new way to stay cool this summer, the Ludington Splash Pad. Just press a button, and you’re on your way to a sprinkled, fun-filled day of play. This attraction is located at Copeyon Park and is free and open to the public, 8 a.m.-10 p.m.
Visit a Farmyard
Make memories with the animals at Lewis Adventure Farm & Zoo, south of Ludington ... READ MORE...