West Michigan Events for August 2019

WMOEC 45th Annual Show

August 1 - August 4
Scottville Riverside Park, 700 S. Scottville Rd. Scottville, MI United States + Google Map

Thursday, Friday and Saturday 9am-6pm, Sunday 9am-2pm. West Michigan Old Engine Club grounds, Scottville Riverside Park, Scottville.

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Live in the Plaza: Jason “Harvey” Hargreaves

August 1 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Legacy Plaza (formerly James St. Plaza), 112 N. James St. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Miss Ludington Area Scholarship Pageant

August 1 @ 6:30 pm
West Shore Community College, 3000 N. Stiles Rd. Scottville, MI United States + Google Map

At the West Shore Community College Center Stage Theatre.

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Roots on the River concert: Alex Mendenall

August 1 @ 7:00 pm
Manistee Jaycees Bandshell, 1st St. Beach Manistee, MI + Google Map
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Ludington Movies in the Park: The Lego Movie 2

August 1 @ 7:30 pm
Rotary Park, W. Ludington Ave. Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map

Bring chairs and blankets and find a spot on the cool grass to watch a fun, family friendly movie in the park. Kids activities precede the movie.

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Pentwater Civic Band Performance

August 1 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pentwater Village Green, 327 S. Hancock St. Pentwater, MI + Google Map

The Pentwater Civic Band is comprised of local residents and visitors who play together for the love of music.

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Stratford on the Avenue Theatre Festival

August 2 - August 4
Rotary Park, W. Ludington Ave. Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map

Performances Friday and Saturday at 7pm, Sunday at 2pm. Presented by Stage Left Theatre Company.

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Ludington Sidewalk Sales

August 2 @ 8:00 am - August 4 @ 5:00 pm
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Blessing of the Badges

August 2 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

During Friday Night Live in downtown Ludington.

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Friday Night Live

August 2 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

There are many reasons to be in Ludington in the heart of summer, and one of them is the very popular Friday Night Live. Scheduled for four Friday nights in July and August, FNL features music, food, and great family activities.

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Music at the Hart Historic District: Cats and Jammers

August 2 @ 7:00 pm
Hart Historic District, 501 Lincoln St. Hart, MI + Google Map
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Folk Fridays Music & Performance Series: Chris Vallillo

August 2 @ 7:00 pm

Free-will donations.

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Countertenor Terry Barber

August 2 @ 7:30 pm

Concert benefiting Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts and Michigan Legacy Art Park. Tickets for reserved seats & private reception with the artist $75; for premium seating & private reception $50 and general seating $20.

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Shake, Wag’n Roll Pets in Pentwater

August 3
Pentwater Village Green, 327 S. Hancock St. Pentwater, MI + Google Map

Annual event celebrating pets and including a stroll, costume contest, agility demonstrations, and vendors.

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Beach 5k/10k Walk/Run to Benefit COVE

August 3 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Charles Mears State Park, 400 W Lowell St Pentwater, MI + Google Map
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Run the Beach 5k

August 3 @ 9:00 am

Race Day registration at Ludington Pub 7:30-8:45am. Start/Finish at Loomis and Rath, downtown Ludington.

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7th Annual Homecoming Jazz and Blues Festival

August 3 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
John Meeks Park, Idlewild Blvd. & MLK Dr. Idlewild, MI + Google Map
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Public Reception for Barb Forgue exhibit

August 3 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St. Ludington, MI + Google Map

Barb Forgue’s exhibit of her artwork will be displayed through the month of August.

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Alzheimer’s Benefit

August 3 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar, 2501 N Wilson Rd Mears, MI 49436 United States + Google Map

Raise awareness for Alzheimer’s with musical performances by Canopy Space from 5-7pm, Hick with Picks from 7-9pm, an DJ Chris Bosse from 9-11pm.  Family friendly. No cover. Full restaurant and bar will be open

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West Shore Bank Rhythm and Dunes Concert featuring Trinity

August 3 @ 6:00 pm
Waterfront Park, 391 S. William St. Ludington, MI + Google Map

Free community concert with donations accepted to support local high school music programs.

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Summer Sounds: The Bootstrap Boys

August 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Michigan Legacy Arts Park, 12500 Crystal Mountain Dr. Thompsonville, MI + Google Map

Classic country sound. General admission $10, kids 12 & under free.

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Sounds from the Forest: Petra VanNuis with the Phil DeGreg Trio

August 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wenger Pavilion, 858 Michigan Ave. Baldwin, MI + Google Map

A-list jazz vocals and instrumentalists. In Wenger Pavilion behind Jones Ice Cream.

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State Park Music: Awesome Distraction

August 3 @ 7:00 pm
Ludington State Park, 8800 M-116 Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map

Hosted by Friends of Ludington State Park. Programs are free, Michigan Recreation Passport required for entry into the state park. Ludington State Park Amphitheater.

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WMOEC Antique Tractor Pull

August 4 @ 10:00 am
Western Michigan Old Engine Club Grounds, 700 S. Scottville Rd. Scottville, MI + Google Map
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Annual Chicken Dinner

August 4 @ 12:00 pm
St. James Episcopal Church, 82 S. Wythe St. Pentwater, MI + Google Map
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Live Music with Mackenzie Love

August 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar, 2501 N Wilson Rd Mears, MI 49436 United States + Google Map

Family friendly. No cover.

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Flipstar Gymnastics Expo

August 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mason County District Library- Ludington, 217 E. Ludington Ave. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Concerts in the Park: Awesome Distraction

August 5 @ 7:00 pm
Onekama Village Park, Portage Ave. Onekama, MI + Google Map

Acoustic sound with blended voices.

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81st Annual Western Michigan Fair

August 6 - August 10
Mason County Fairgrounds, 5302 US-10 Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Rally for a Cure

August 6 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar, 2501 N Wilson Rd Mears, MI 49436 United States + Google Map

Benefit to support Breast Health Services at
Shelby’s Mercy Lakeshore Campus. $45 includes Golf, Door Prizes, Event Prizes, and Lunch.

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Manistee Shoreline Showcase: Tell Yo Mama

August 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Douglas Park, 100 S Lakeshore Dr Manistee, MI United States + Google Map

Funky dance-jam vocals. Rain location: Manistee Youth Armory Project Building- 555 1st St. in Manistee.

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Scottville Clown Band Shell Series: Edgar Struble & Friends

August 6 @ 7:00 pm
Scottville Clown Band Shell, 105 W. Green St. Scottville, MI + Google Map
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Leo’s Classic Car Show

August 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar, 2501 N Wilson Rd Mears, MI 49436 United States + Google Map

Car show with music by Mackenzie Love.

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Nights at the Lights: Jim Novak & Paul Cerny

August 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Little Sauble Lighthouse, 287 N. Lighthouse Dr. Mears, MI + Google Map
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LACA Summer Concert Series: Tell Yo Mama

August 7 @ 7:00 pm
Waterfront Park, 391 S. William St. Ludington, MI + Google Map

Funky dance-jam vocals. Rain location: Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St.

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Echo through the Timber: The Greg Nagy Band

August 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Wenger Pavilion, 858 Michigan Ave. Baldwin, MI + Google Map

World touring blues group.

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Howard Hornung Memorial Concert

August 7 @ 7:00 pm
Scottville Clown Band Shell, 105 W. Green St. Scottville, MI + Google Map
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Live Birds of Prey

August 7 @ 7:00 pm
Ludington State Park, 8800 M-116 Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map

Hosted by Friends of Ludington State Park. Programs are free, Michigan Recreation Passport required for entry into the state park. Ludington State Park Amphitheater.

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Pentwater Homecoming Celebration

August 8 - August 11
Downtown Pentwater Pentwater, MI United States + Google Map

Events include a strawberry social, Les Bailey Memorial Concert, sandcastle contest and grand parade.

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Big Sable Point Lighthouse Bus Tour & Music by Jim Novak and Paul Cerny

August 8 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Big Sable Point Lighthouse, 5611 N. Lighthouse Ludington, MI + Google Map

Music by Jim Novak and Paul Cerny from 1:30-3:30pm. Buses transport visitors from the park ranger’s house located just inside Ludington State Park to the lighthouse and back for an additional transportation fee. The round-trip fee is $5 for adults and $2 for children 12 & under.

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Live in the Plaza: Mike Lenich & 80 Cows

August 8 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Legacy Plaza (formerly James St. Plaza), 112 N. James St. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Music on the Commons: The Hackwells

August 8 @ 7:00 pm
Downtown Hart Hart, MI United States + Google Map
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WMOEC Garden Tractor Transfer Sled Pull

August 8 @ 7:00 pm
Western Michigan Old Engine Club Grounds, 700 S. Scottville Rd. Scottville, MI + Google Map
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Roots on the River concert: Moxie Strings

August 8 @ 7:00 pm
Manistee Jaycees Bandshell, 1st St. Beach Manistee, MI + Google Map
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Ludington Movies in the Park: Ralph Breaks the Internet

August 8 @ 7:30 pm
Rotary Park, W. Ludington Ave. Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map

Bring chairs and blankets and find a spot on the cool grass to watch a fun, family friendly movie in the park. Kids activities precede the movie.

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Pentwater Civic Band Performance

August 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pentwater Village Green, 327 S. Hancock St. Pentwater, MI + Google Map

The Pentwater Civic Band is comprised of local residents and visitors who play together for the love of music.

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Yard Sale

August 9 - August 10
Ludington Senior Center, 308 S. Rowe St. Ludington, MI + Google Map

Friday 10am-3pm, Saturday 9am-1pm. Proceeds benefit the Ludington Senior Center.

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The Music Man

August 9 - August 11
Hart Middle School Auditorium, 308 Johnson St. Hart, MI + Google Map

Presented as a Hart High School Drama Club community theater production. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 7pm. Sunday matinee begins at 2pm.

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Manistee Sidewalk Sales

August 9 - August 10
Downtown Manistee Manistee, MI United States + Google Map
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Nights at the Lights: Catfish and the Man

August 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
White River Light Station, 6199 Murray Rd. Whitehall, MI + Google Map

Beer & music event.

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Public Reception: Justin David Gustafson Exhibit

August 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The artwork of Justin David Gustafson will be displayed through the month of August in the Main Gallery.

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Mad Hatter’s Benefit Ball

August 9 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Lincoln Hills Golf Club, 1527 N. Lakeshore Dr. Ludington, MI + Google Map

Sponsored by Spectrum Health Foundation Ludington Hospital. Proceeds to support Cancer Patient Assistance Fund, Reach Out and Read, and Win with Wellness Fit Club.

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Music at the Hart Historic District: Silverado

August 9 @ 7:00 pm
Hart Historic District, 501 Lincoln St. Hart, MI + Google Map
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Gold Coast Artisan Fair

August 10 - August 11
Rotary Park, W. Ludington Ave. Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map

Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm.

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Sail Manistee 2019

August 10 - August 11
Douglas Park, 100 S Lakeshore Dr Manistee, MI United States + Google Map

Catamaran Racing Association of Michigan will conduct races from Douglas Park. Registration Saturday 8:45am, first race at 11am and dinner at 5pm. Sunday first race at 10:30am, last race at 2pm and trophy presentation at 3pm.

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Fish Fry/Boil to Benefit Hospice

August 10 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ludington Boat Club, 502 Lake St. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Grapes on the River

August 10 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Manistee Municipal Marina, 480 River St. Manistee, MI + Google Map

An event that pairs local wine, beer and spirits with local food, local art and live music all in the picturesque downtown of Manistee along the Manistee River. Family and dog friendly. Minors/non-drinkers pay a $1 donation to enjoy the live music, art and food vendors. Featuring Johnny P Entertainment, a Detroit band.

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The Cadillac Experience

August 10 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Rd. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Waterfront Worship Summer Concert

August 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Waterfront Park, 391 S. William St. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Summer Sounds: The Ragbirds

August 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Michigan Legacy Arts Park, 12500 Crystal Mountain Dr. Thompsonville, MI + Google Map

Reggae, Celtic, blues. General admission $10, kids 12 & under free.

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Sounds from the Forest: Tell You Mama

August 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Wenger Pavilion, 858 Michigan Ave. Baldwin, MI + Google Map

Funky Dance, Jam, Pop vocals.

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State Park Music: Canopy Space

August 10 @ 7:00 pm
Ludington State Park, 8800 M-116 Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map

Hosted by Friends of Ludington State Park. Programs are free, Michigan Recreation Passport required for entry into the state park. Ludington State Park Amphitheater.

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Run the Pier 5k

August 10 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Manistee Manistee, MI + Google Map

Run to the end of a pier and around the Lighthouse.

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Manistee County Fair

August 11 - August 17
Manistee County Fairgrounds, 7587 1st St. Onekama, MI + Google Map
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Live Music with Redux

August 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar, 2501 N Wilson Rd Mears, MI 49436 United States + Google Map

Mellow classic rock duo. Family friendly. No cover.

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Concerts in the Park: Benzie Playboys

August 12 @ 7:00 pm
Onekama Village Park, Portage Ave. Onekama, MI + Google Map

Authentic Cajun music.

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Manistee Shoreline Showcase: James Armstrong

August 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Douglas Park, 100 S Lakeshore Dr Manistee, MI United States + Google Map

Blues/urban funk music. Rain location: Manistee Youth Armory Project Building- 555 1st St. in Manistee.

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Scottville Clown Band Shell Series: RPM

August 13 @ 7:00 pm

Classic rock music.

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AFFEW Beach Sweep

August 14 @ 7:00 pm
Stearns Park, 100 N. Lakeshore Dr. Ludington, MI + Google Map

South end Beach house at Stearns Park.

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LACA Summer Concert Series: James Armstrong

August 14 @ 7:00 pm

Blues, urban funk. Rain location: Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St.

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Echo through the Timber: Robert Pace & Nature’s Brew

August 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Wenger Pavilion, 858 Michigan Ave. Baldwin, MI + Google Map

Soulful pop/R&B music.

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Bon Voyage to Summer Cruise

August 14 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Lake Michigan Carferry, 701 Maritime Dr. Ludington, MI + Google Map

Passengers board the ship at 8:30pm for a cruise of the shoreline from 9-11pm. The $42 ticket price includes the all-you-can-eat Badger Party Buffet.

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Live in the Plaza: Tyler Reed

August 15 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Legacy Plaza (formerly James St. Plaza), 112 N. James St. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Pentwater Civic Band Performance

August 15 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pentwater Village Green, 327 S. Hancock St. Pentwater, MI + Google Map

The Pentwater Civic Band is comprised of local residents and visitors who play together for the love of music.

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Onekama Shake Down Fishing Tournament

August 16 - August 18
Onekama Marine, 4378 Crescent Beach Rd. Onekama, MI + Google Map

Sponsored by Manistee County Sport Fishing Association.

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Hoxeyville Music Festival

August 16 - August 18
Hoxeyville, 11130 W. 48 1/2 Rd. Wellston, MI + Google Map

Americana and roots festival. The family-friendly event also has camping and kid’s programming.

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Summer Oasis Music Festival

August 16 - August 18
Summer Oasis, 310 E. Wilson Dr. Idlewild, MI + Google Map

Three-day tent music festival.

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John & Tamara

August 16 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Rd. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Nights at the Lights: Fremont John

August 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
White River Light Station, 6199 Murray Rd. Whitehall, MI + Google Map
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Folk Fridays Music & Performance Series: Small Potatoes

August 16 @ 7:00 pm

Free-will donations.

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Mason County Saddle Club Horse Show

August 17 - August 18
Mason County Fairgrounds, 5302 US-10 Ludington, MI + Google Map
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HELP M.A.D. Bicycle Ride

August 17 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Trinity Evangelical Free Church, 1212 Monona Dr. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Hart Lake Paddlefest and Whatever Floats Your Boat Regatta

August 17 @ 8:30 am
John Gurney Park, 300 N. Griswold St. Hart, MI + Google Map
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Clean Sweep Hazardous Waste Collection Day

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Three location sites in Western Michigan are: Mason County Road Commission- 510 E. State St. (US-10), Scottville; Manistee Road Commission- 8946 Chippewa Highway, Bear Lake; Hart Dept. Public Works- 1010 State St., Hart.

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Big Sable Point Lighthouse Bus Tour & Music by Fremont John

August 17 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Big Sable Point Lighthouse, 5611 N. Lighthouse Ludington, MI + Google Map

Music by Fremont John from 1:30-3:30pm. Buses transport visitors from the park ranger’s house located just inside Ludington State Park to the lighthouse and back for an additional transportation fee. The round-trip fee is $5 for adults and $2 for children 12 & under.

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Suds on the Shore Craft Beer & Wine Festival

August 17 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Rotary Park, W. Ludington Ave. Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map

Annual craft beer and wine tasting festival, live music and food.

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Sounds from the Forest: James Armstrong World-Traveled Electric

August 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wenger Pavilion, 858 Michigan Ave. Baldwin, MI + Google Map

Blues/Soul Music.

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Magic with Kevin

August 17 @ 7:00 pm
Ludington State Park, 8800 M-116 Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map

Hosted by Friends of Ludington State Park. Programs are free, Michigan Recreation Passport required for entry into the state park. Ludington State Park Amphitheater.

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Annual Pleasant Afternoon

August 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oceana Historical Park, 5698 W. Fox Rd. Mears, MI + Google Map

Tours of museums.

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Live Music with Cheryl Wolfram

August 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar, 2501 N Wilson Rd Mears, MI 49436 United States + Google Map

Family friendly. No cover.

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Oceana County Fair

August 20 - August 24
Oceana County Fairgrounds, 1025 S. State St. Hart, MI + Google Map
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Summer Concert Series: Scottville Clown Band

August 20 @ 7:00 pm
Scottville Clown Band Shell, 105 W. Green St. Scottville, MI + Google Map
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Manistee Shoreline Showcase: Cheryl Hodge Group

August 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Douglas Park, 100 S Lakeshore Dr Manistee, MI United States + Google Map

West Coast blues, jazz, R&B, and soul. Rain location: Manistee Youth Armory Project Building- 555 1st St. in Manistee.

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Lisa Terry AQHA/MQHA Memorial Horse Show

August 21 - August 25
Mason County Fairgrounds, 5302 US-10 Ludington, MI + Google Map
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LACA Summer Concert Series: Cheryl Hodge Group

August 21 @ 7:00 pm
Waterfront Park, 391 S. William St. Ludington, MI + Google Map

West Coast blues, jazz, R&B, and soul. Rain location: Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St. in Ludington.

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Echo through the Timber: Jenna Mammina

August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Wenger Pavilion, 858 Michigan Ave. Baldwin, MI + Google Map
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Live in the Plaza: Andrew Schnitker

August 22 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Legacy Plaza (formerly James St. Plaza), 112 N. James St. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Music on the Commons: Cabildo

August 22 @ 7:00 pm
Downtown Hart Hart, MI United States + Google Map
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Roots on the River Concert: Harper and the Midwest Kind

August 22 @ 7:00 pm
Manistee Jaycees Bandshell, 1st St. Beach Manistee, MI + Google Map
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Ludington Movies in the Park: Dumbo

August 22 @ 7:30 pm
Rotary Park, W. Ludington Ave. Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map
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Sunset Beach Bonfire

August 22 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Stearns Park, 100 N. Lakeshore Dr. Ludington, MI + Google Map

Bring your blanket or beach chair to the south end of Stearns Beach from 8-10pm and enjoy a huge bonfire while listening to live music by John Merchant.

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Pentwater Civic Band Performance

August 22 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pentwater Village Green, 327 S. Hancock St. Pentwater, MI + Google Map

The Pentwater Civic Band is comprised of local residents and visitors who play together for the love of music.

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Manistee Salmon Splash Fishing Tournament

August 23 - August 25

Sponsored by Manistee Sportfishing Association.

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Carrie Westbay

August 23 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Rd. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Let’s Misbehave: An Evening of Cole Porter

August 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Karen Curlee, Mark Stewart and a quartet of Manistee local musicians– Carrie Selbee, Jamey Barnard, Paul Erhard, and Xavier Verna explore the songbook of Broadway’s own, Cole Porter.

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Big Bear Butt Cruise

August 24
Manistee Manistee, MI + Google Map

Four different rides: 60k, 130k, 170k and a 210k ride- throughout Manistee County.

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Art, Craft, & Vendor Show

August 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Rd. Ludington, MI + Google Map

Music by Swingtooth from 10:30am-12:30pm and Joe Max & the Loco-motives from 1:30-3:30pm.

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Annual Wooden Boat Show

August 24 @ 11:00 am
Pentwater Yacht Club, 205 Dover St. Pentwater, MI + Google Map

Show from 11am-3pm with awards at 3pm followed by boat parade at 3:30pm and Commodore’s review at 4pm.

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WMOEC Garden Tractor Transfer Sled Pull

August 24 @ 12:00 pm
Oceana County Fairgrounds, 1025 S. State St. Hart, MI + Google Map
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Music on Bear Lake: Cousin Curtiss

August 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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CD Release Party – Mary Miller & The Miller Family

August 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Shagway Arts Barn, 5949 Shagway Rd. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Sounds from the Forest: Cheryl Hodge Group

August 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

West Coast blues, jazz, R&B, and soul.

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State Park Music: Salt City Dixie Jazz Band

August 24 @ 7:00 pm
Ludington State Park, 8800 M-116 Ludington, MI 49431 + Google Map

Hosted by Friends of Ludington State Park. Programs are free, Michigan Recreation Passport required for entry into the state park. Ludington State Park Amphitheater.

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Fountain Car Party

August 25 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sherman Township Hall, 3854 E. Main St. Fountain, MI + Google Map

Breakfast and brat tent by Fountain Fire Department, craft sale, bake sale and Chinese auction.

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Sunday Jazz Brunch in the Park: Blushing Monk

August 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Waterfront Park, 391 S. William St. Ludington, MI + Google Map

Free, live outdoor concert series featuring local jazz artists.

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Live Music with Stephen Plummer

August 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar, 2501 N Wilson Rd Mears, MI 49436 United States + Google Map

Family friendly. No cover.

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LACA Summer Concert Series: Sunset Groove

August 28 @ 7:00 pm
Waterfront Park, 391 S. William St. Ludington, MI + Google Map

Energetic rock, R&B and blues. Rain location: Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison St.

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Echo through the Timber: Mustang Band

August 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Wenger Pavilion, 858 Michigan Ave. Baldwin, MI + Google Map

Classic Country music.

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Live in the Plaza: Cousin Curtis

August 29 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Legacy Plaza (formerly James St. Plaza), 112 N. James St. Ludington, MI + Google Map
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Manistee Shoreline Showcase: Sunset Groove

August 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Douglas Park, 100 S Lakeshore Dr Manistee, MI United States + Google Map

Energetic rock, R&B, and blues. Rain location: Manistee Youth Armory Project Building- 555 1st St. in Manistee.

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Pentwater Civic Band Performance

August 29 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pentwater Village Green, 327 S. Hancock St. Pentwater, MI + Google Map

The Pentwater Civic Band is comprised of local residents and visitors who play together for the love of music.

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