There’s nothing like a live music performance, where you can take a break from the workweek, kick up your heels and feed your soul. Look below to find a variety of outdoor concerts this summer 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! Free concerts are held from 4-7 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, June-September.
PURE LUDINGTON SUNSET BONFIRES
Three concerts at free community bonfires will be held this summer at Stearns Park Beach. Just bring a beach chair or blanket, relax in the sand and take in the sights and sounds. You might also enjoy a walk on the pier, beach volleyball or an evening swim. The bonfires begin at 8 p.m on June 23, July 28, and August 25.
LACA SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
Each Wednesday evening at Waterfront Park, the Ludington Area Center for the Arts will bring you live music from a wide variety of eclectic artists from around the region. All concerts are free to the public (but donations are appreciated click here) and begin at 7 p.m. Check our Pure Ludington calendar for the weekly lineup here.
RHYTHM & DUNES
Free, outdoor community concerts, underwritten by West Shore Bank, have become a popular summertime activity at Waterfront Park. You won't want to miss these July events with live music, dancing, food concessions and more. July 30 is Country Night with the band, "Union Guns." August 6 brings a dance party with "Your Generation" in concert. All proceeds go to support local school music programming.
FRIENDS OF THE LUDINGTON STATE PARK SERIES
Featuring a variety of unique artists in various genres, the Friends of the Ludington State Park Summer Series offers a relaxed atmosphere for enjoying the summer nights. Whether you're at the amphitheater or the state park beach house, you'll find yourself tapping your toes along with other audience members!
OTHER LIVE MUSIC VENUES
Three downtown Ludington establishments are known for their amazing music lineups on weekends: Jamesport Brewing Company, Ludington Bay Brewing Company, and the Mitten Bar. Check out their Facebook pages to stay up-to-date on their scheules.