Featured Family Events in November
In addition to the following list, check out all the special events and programs provided by Sandcastles Children's Museum and the Ludington and Scottville branches of the Mason County District Libraries!
Here's a list of family friendly events happening along the lakeshore in November:
Now through November 17th
Coat/Blanket Drive for Ludington Area Schools Youth Resource Center at Ludington Bay Brewing Co.- 515 S. James St. in Ludington. Accepting lightly used blankets and coats which will be cleaned and donated to the Youth Resource Center. Anyone donating a coat/blanket will receive a $5 coupon for Ludington Bay Brewing and be entered to win 2 tickets to their next beer dinner.
Saturday, November 9th-Sunday, November 10th
Indoor Book Sale at the Ludington Library- 217 E. Ludington Ave. Saturday from 10am-4pm and Sunday from 1-3pm. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Wednesday, November 13th, 6:30-8:30pm
Ludington Area Jaycees Light Up the Night Music Series featuring Redux at the Sandbar- 203 S. James St. Fundraiser for the Freedom Festival Fireworks Fund. 50/50 Raffle and sale of past Freedom Festival t-shirts will also benefit the fund.
Saturday, November 16th, 10am-4pm
Book Hunters Sale at the Book House behind the Manistee County Library- 95 Maple St. in Manistee. Sponsored by Friends of the Manistee Library.
Wednesday, November 20th, 6:30-8:30pm
Ludington Area Jaycees Light Up the Night Music Series featuring Fremont John at Ludington Bay Brewing Co.- 515 S. James St. Fundraiser for the Freedom Festival Fireworks Fund. 50/50 Raffle and sale of past Freedom Festival t-shirts will also benefit the fund.
Wednesday, November 27th, 6:30-8:30pm
Ludington Area Jaycees Light Up the Night Music Series featuring Adam Knudsen at Ludington Pub- 209 S. James St. Fundraiser for the Freedom Festival Fireworks Fund. 50/50 Raffle and sale of past Freedom Festival t-shirts will also benefit the fund.
Thursday, November 28th, 12-2pm
Community Thanksgiving Dinner at Emanuel Lutheran Church- 501 E. Danaher in Ludington. Delivery for the homebound can be arranged.
Friday, November 29th, 6:30-8pm
Hart Home for the Holidays Parade & Tree Lighting in Downtown Hart.
Saturday, November 30th
More Family Fun...
For more activities & attractions, check out these additional links for Things to Do in West Michigan:
Have Fun in Manistee, Michigan -- Explore Manistee's historic downtown district and riverwalk, hike the Manistee National Forest, canoe on the Manistee River, and more.
Hamlin Lake -- Just 4 miles north of Ludington, Hamlin Lake is a great destination for boating, fishing and climbing dunes! The Hamlin Lake shoreline is also part of the Ludington State Park.
Silver Lake Sand Dunes -- Visiting the Silver Lake Sand Dunes makes for a terrific vacation because you can take your off-road vehicle for a spin on the scenic sand dunes overlooking Lake Michigan and Silver Lake.
Things to Do in Pentwater, Michigan -- Nothing is quite like the quaint, artsy, harbortown village of Pentwater. Don't miss the popular Charles Mears State Park beach on Pentwater's Lake Michigan shoreline.
Lots of Activities in Scottville, Michigan -- Explore the Riverside Park along the National Scenic Pere Marquette River.
Canoeing or Fishing on the Pere Marquette River -- Many boat liveries offer canoe rentals.
Also, check out West Michigan Guides and our locally produced WestMichigan.MichBiz.com directory for our largest lists of Things to Do in West Michigan.