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July 2020

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Wednesday, July 1st - Sunday, July 5th

Harbor Classic Quarter Horse Show
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Wednesday, July 1st - Sunday, July 5th

Manistee Forest Festival CANCELED FOR 2020
The annual Manistee Forest Festival promises fun for the entire family. It's one of the largest 4th of July celebrations in the state, presented by the Manistee Chamber of Commerce since 1936. Manistee.
Manistee Forest Festival

Thursday, July 2nd, 5pm-8pm

Music in the Plaza
James Street Plaza, downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Thursday, July 2nd, 6pm

Hart Sparks Celebration, Postponed in 2020.
Celebration from 6pm-10pm, followed by fireworks at 10:15pm. Hart.
Fireworks

Thursday, July 2nd, 7pm

Music on the Commons: The Rocket Fuel Haulers
Hart Commons, downtown Hart.
Summer Music

Thursday, July 2nd, 8pm

Pentwater Civic Band, Canceled
Pentwater Village Green, Pentwater.
Civic Band Concerts

Friday, July 3rd, 6pm-7:30pm

Ludington Area Jaycees Freedom Festival Children & Pet Parade--Canceled due to Covid 19
Costume contest with four categories: Best Group, Best Use of Pet, Most Original and Most Patriotic. Prizes for the winners and goody bags for all participants. Line up at the corner of Loomis/Ferry Streets at 6pm, with step off at 6:30pm. The parade will travel to Waterfront Park and end with the awards ceremony. Downtown Ludington.
Ludington Freedom Festival

Friday, July 3rd, 6pm-9pm

FNL- Unplugged
Various outdoor stages in downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Friday, July 3rd, 10pm

Pentwater Fireworks, Canceled for 2020
From Charles Mears State Park, Pentwater.
Fireworks

Saturday, July 4th

Freedom Festival Parade, canceled for 2020
Parade and Fireworks are canceled for 2020 due to Covid 19.
Freedom Festival

Saturday, July 4th - Sunday, July 5th

West Shore Art Fair CANCELED FOR 2020
Canceled because of the uncertainties of the Covid-19 virus and concerns for the health safety of artists and attendees. Sponsored by Ludington Area Center for the Arts. Rotary Park, downtown Ludington.
Ludington Arts & Crafts Fairs

Saturday, July 4th

Thunder Over the Dunes Fireworks-CANCELED FOR 2020
Silver Lake Sand Dunes State Park, Mears.
Fireworks

Sunday, July 5th, 8am-12pm

Stony Lake Sparkler 5k Run, Postponed to 2021
Stony Lake Inn, Shelby.

Sunday, July 5th, 8am-12pm

Pentwater VFW Pancake Breakfast
VFW Hall, Pentwater.

Thursday, July 9th - Sunday, July 12th, 8am-5pm

Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall, Postponed to 2021
Oceana County Fairgrounds, Hart.

Thursday, July 9th, 12pm-5pm

Bus Day to Big Sable Point Lighthouse Canceled for 2020
Fees to ride the bus are $5.00 for adults and $2.00 for Children 12 and under. Standard admission to climb the tower will be charge at the Lighthouse. Big Sable Point Lighthouse, Ludington State Park, Ludington.
Big Sable Point Lighthouse

Thursday, July 9th, 5pm-8pm

Music in the Plaza
James Street Plaza, downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Thursday, July 9th, 8pm

Pentwater Civic Band, Canceled
Pentwater Village Green, Pentwater.
Civic Band Concerts

Friday, July 10th, 6pm

Art Auction for Mason County PAWS
Art auction by Joseph Scott Galleries. Preview at 6pm, auction at 7pm. Tickets $25, proceeds to Mason County PAWS. Stearns Hotel Grand Ballroom, downtown Ludington.

Friday, July 10th, 6pm-9pm

FNL- Unplugged
Various outdoor stages in downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Saturday, July 11th - Sunday, July 12th

Ludrock music fundraising event Postponed for 2020
Postponed for 2020 due to health concerns relating to Covid-19 virus. Saturday 11am-10pm, Sunday 12pm-6pm. Waterfront Park, Ludington.
Ludrock

Saturday, July 11th

Mason County 4-H Horse Show Canceled
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Saturday, July 11th

Pentwater Junior Women's Club Fine Art Fair CANCELED FOR 2020
Village Green, Pentwater.
Pentwater Arts and Crafts Fairs

Sunday, July 12th

Mason County Saddle Club Horse Show
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Monday, July 13th - Sunday, July 19th

Ludington Offshore Classic Fishing Tournament
Waterfront Park, Ludington.
Offshore Classic Fishing Tournament

Tuesday, July 14th, 7pm-8:30pm

General Election Candidate Forum
Hosted by Ludington & Scottville Chamber of Commerce and Ludington Daily News. State and local candidates speak prior to August 4 primary election. Waterfront Park, downtown Ludington.

Wednesday, July 15th, 7pm-8pm

AFFEW Beach Sweep
Meet at South Concession Stand at Stearns Park Beach, Ludington.

Thursday, July 16th - Sunday, July 19th

MI Low's Rally
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.

Thursday, July 16th, 5pm-8pm

Music in the Plaza
James Street Plaza, downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Thursday, July 16th, 7pm

Music on the Commons: Cluster Pluck/Pluck to Feed
Hart Commons, downtown Hart.
Summer Music

Thursday, July 16th, 8pm

Pentwater Civic Band, Canceled
Pentwater Village Green, Pentwater.
Civic Band Concerts

Friday, July 17th, 6pm-9pm

FNL- Unplugged
Various outdoor stages in downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Saturday, July 18th - Sunday, July 19th

Summer Cizzler Series Horse Show
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Saturday, July 18th

Lakeside Tour of Homes Canceled
Manistee.

Saturday, July 18th, 9am-4:30pm

Ludington Old Time Base Ball Tournament - Pending
Hosted by Ludington Mariners Old Time Base Ball Club and including the Sidney Stars, Fallasburg Flats and Shanty Boys. Historic White Pine village, Ludington.
Ludington Mariners

Saturday, July 18th, 10am-5pm

Mears Art Fair
Johnson Square, Mears.
Visit Mears

Saturday, July 18th, 12pm-6pm

Buccaneer Bash Canceled for 2020
Ludington Boat Club, Ludington.

Tuesday, July 21st, 7pm

Manistee Shoreline Showcase
Performed from First Street Beach Gazebo, Manistee.
Summer Music

Wednesday, July 22nd - Saturday, July 25th

Baldwin Troutarama, Canceled for 2020 due to Covid-19 concerns
The Troutarama is packed with even more fun including the Schmidt Amusements Carnival, Youth Fishing Derby, and an entertainment tent with live music. Baldwin.
Baldwin Troutarama

Wednesday, July 22nd, 5pm-8pm

4-H Ride-Along Canceled
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Wednesday, July 22nd, 7pm-9pm

LACA Summer Concert Series: Tosha Owens w/Bobbie Murray AllStars
Waterfront Park, 300 S. William St., Ludington.
Summer Music

Wednesday, July 22nd, 7pm

Echo through the Timber
Wenger Pavilion, downtown Baldwin.
Summer Music

Wednesday, July 22nd, 9pm-11pm

Ludington Pirates of Lake Michigan Shoreline Cruise
Board at 8:30pm. Tickets $42. Ludington.
SS Badger Shoreline Cruise

Thursday, July 23rd, 12pm-5pm

Bus Day to Big Sable Point Lighthouse Canceled for 2020
Fees to ride the bus are $5.00 for adults and $2.00 for Children 12 and under. Standard admission to climb the tower will be charge at the Lighthouse. Big Sable Point Lighthouse, Ludington State Park, Ludington.
Big Sable Point Lighthouse

Thursday, July 23rd, 5pm-8pm

Music in the Plaza
James Street Plaza, downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Thursday, July 23rd, 8pm-10pm

Sunset Beach Bonfire
Stearns Park Beach, Ludington.
Sunset Beach Bonfires

Thursday, July 23rd, 8pm

Pentwater Civic Band, Canceled
Pentwater Village Green, Pentwater.
Civic Band Concerts

Friday, July 24th - Sunday, July 26th

Manistee Salmon Splash
Manistee.
Manistee County Fishing Tournaments

Friday, July 24th - Sunday, July 26th

Arcadia Daze Canceled for 2020
Events include an arts/crafts show, auto muster, 5k race, kids fishing and games, entertainment, grand parade, and post-parade concert. Arcadia.
Arcadia Daze

Friday, July 24th - Sunday, July 26th

Ludington Library Used Book Sale
In front of the Ludington Library, downtown Ludington.
Used Book Sales

Friday, July 24th - Sunday, August 2nd

Stratford on the Avenue Shakespeare Festival, Postponed
Performances Fridays & Saturdays at 7pm-10pm, Sundays at 2pm-5pm. Rotary Park, downtown Ludington.
Outdoor Theater

Friday, July 24th, 5pm-11pm

Back from the Mac Party, Canceled for 2020
Welcoming several participants returning from the Chicago Yacht Club’s 112th Race to Mackinac. Buffet, cash bar, music by Rocket Fuel Haulers, Pentwater Yacht Club, Pentwater.

Friday, July 24th, 6pm-9pm

Friday Night Live in downtown Ludington, Canceled for 2020 due to Covid-19 health concerns
Featurding food, music and great family activities. Downtown Ludington.
Friday Night Live

Friday, July 24th, 6pm-9pm

FNL- Unplugged
Various outdoor stages in downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Saturday, July 25th - Sunday, July 26th

4 Seasons Horse Show
Mason County Fairgrounds, Ludington.
Horse Shows

Saturday, July 25th

Downtown Hart Car Show
Downtown Hart.

Saturday, July 25th, 6pm

West Shore Banks's Rhythm & Dunes Concert Canceled for 2020
Free outdoor concert with a portion of the proceeds from vendor sales donated to the music programs at three Mason County schools. Waterfront Park, downtown Ludington.
Rhythm & Dunes

Saturday, July 25th, 7pm

Sounds from the Forest
Wenger Pavilion, downtown Baldwin.
Summer Music

Tuesday, July 28th, 7pm

Manistee Shoreline Showcase
Performed from First Street Beach Gazebo, Manistee.
Summer Music

Wednesday, July 29th, 7pm-9pm

LACA Summer Concert Series: Planet D Nonet
Waterfront Park, 300 S. William St., Ludington.
Summer Music

Wednesday, July 29th, 7pm

Echo through the Timber
Wenger Pavilion, downtown Baldwin.
Summer Music

Thursday, July 30th - Sunday, August 2nd

46th Annual West Michigan Old Engine Club Show, canceled for 2020 due to Covid-19
There are different events each day during the show including tractor pulls featuring antique tractors, garden tractors and doodle bugs. Other events include tractor parades, large flea market, arts and crafts and swap meet. Western Michigan Old Engine Club grounds, S. Scottville Road, Scottville.
Old Engine Club

Thursday, July 30th, 5pm-8pm

Music in the Plaza
James Street Plaza, downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

Thursday, July 30th, 7pm-9pm

Music on the Commons: The Smokin Dobroleles
Hart Commons, downtown Hart.
Summer Music

Thursday, July 30th, 8pm

Pentwater Civic Band, Canceled
Pentawter Village Green, Pentwater.
Civic Band Concerts

Friday, July 31st, 12pm-7pm

Pentwater Art Stroll (Canceled in 2020)
Stroll participating art galleries in Pentwater.
Pentwater Art Stroll

Friday, July 31st, 6pm-9pm

Friday Night Live in downtown Ludington, canceled for 2020
Featuring food, music and great family acitivities. Downtown Ludington.
Friday Night Live

Friday, July 31st, 6pm-9pm

FNL- Unplugged
Various outdoor stages in downtown Ludington.
Summer Music

More July Information...

We strive to provide the most current and correct information on our Calendar of Events. We are continually adding to our calendars. If nothing appears above, most likely the information is not yet available. Events may be subject to change. Keep checking back for updates!

Ludington Freedom Festival
Manistee Forest Festival
West Shore Art Fair, Ludington
Offshore Classic Fishing Tournament, Ludington
Bear Lake Days
Friday Night Live, Ludington
Scottville 10 + 31 Celebration
Ludrock
Kaleva Days
Local Farmer's Markets
Arcadia Daze
Open Horse Shows

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