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January 2023 Events Calendar

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Featured January Events

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January 1-7, 2023

Each Saturday in January, 2023
1pm

Guided Snowshoe Walk
Hike is free and a limited amount of snowshoes are available to use. Walks begin and end at the Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Sunday, January 1st, 2023
11am

New Year’s Resolution Run 5k
Run course includes downtown Ludington and the 4th Ward area. For more information, visit downtownludington.org

Saturday, January 7th, 2023
9am

Annual Blessing of the Sleds
Sleds gather & breakfast starts at 9am, blessing at 11am. Free, donations accepted. Skinner Park- 5074 W. 10 ½ Mile Rd, Irons.

Saturday, January 7th, 2023
6-8pm

Lantern Lit Snowshoe Walk
Free walk with bonfire and warm beverages provided. Walks are approximately 1 mile and begin and end at the Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

January 8-14, 2023

Each Saturday in January, 2023
1pm

Guided Snowshoe Walk
Hike is free and a limited amount of snowshoes are available to use. Walks begin and end at the Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Saturday, January 14th, 2023
9:30am

Michigan Adventure Race Winter Edition
This race is up to three hours in length and includes teams racing together to find checkpoints, Amazing Race-style challenges, beginner to intermediate orienteering with a topographic map and compass, and snowshoeing. For more information or to register, visit miadventurerace.com.

January 15-21, 2023

Each Saturday in January, 2023
1pm

Guided Snowshoe Walk
Hike is free and a limited amount of snowshoes are available to use. Walks begin and end at the Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Saturday, January 21st, 2023
6-8pm

Lantern Lit Snowshoe Walk
Free walk with bonfire and warm beverages provided. Walks are approximately 1 mile and begin and end at the Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

January 22-31, 2023

Each Saturday in January, 2023
1pm

Guided Snowshoe Walk
Hike is free and a limited amount of snowshoes are available to use. Walks begin and end at the Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Saturday, January 28th, 2023
7am-5pm

Monster Pike Ice Fishing Tournament
Sponsored by PM Expeditions. There will be a 100% payout for the longest pike. This tournament is only for pike- no other fish will be included. Participants must be in line for measuring at Suttons Landing by 5pm. Call (231) 845-7285 for more information.

Saturday, January 28th, 2023
1-6pm

Pure Ludington Brrrewfest
Taste of the best and most unique flavors of beers, wines, ciders and meads from all around Michigan. Rotary Park- corner of Lewis St. and Ludington Ave., Ludington.

The following events are from 2022. Stay tuned for information on dates for these events in 2023!

 

Saturday, January 8th, 2022
1-2:30pm

Free Guided Snowshoe Walk
Some snowshoes available to use on first come, first served basis. Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Saturday, January 8th, 2022
6-8pm

Lantern Lit Snowshoeing
Includes bonfires at both the Warming Shelter and the Amphitheater, along with free warm beverages at the Amphitheater. Snowshoes available to use on first come, first served basis. Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Friday, January 14th, 2022
7:30pm

The Diego Rivera Quartet
A unique blend of straight-ahead jazz fused with music inspired by Rivera’s Latino background and heritage. Ludington Area Center for the Arts- 107 S. Harrison St., Ludington.

Saturday, January 15th, 2022
1-2:30pm AND 6-7:30pm

Free Guided Snowshoe Walk
Some snowshoes available to use on first come, first served basis. Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Saturday, January 22nd, 2022
12-3pm

Free Cross Country Skiing
The Oceana Cross Country Ski Association will host a free cross country skiing event at the trail in Crystal Valley. The event includes use of OCCSA’s adult and children’s ski equipment. Equipment use will be first come, first serve and the event will be contingent upon weather and appropriate ski conditions.

Saturday, January 22nd, 2022
1-2:30pm

Free Guided Snowshoe Walk
Some snowshoes available to use on first come, first served basis. Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Saturday, January 22nd, 2022
6-8pm

Lantern Lit Snowshoeing
Includes bonfires at both the Warming Shelter and the Amphitheater, along with free warm beverages at the Amphitheater. Snowshoes available to use on first come, first served basis. Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Saturday, January 29th, 2022
1-2:30pm AND 6-7:30pm

Free Guided Snowshoe Walk
Some snowshoes available to use on first come, first served basis. Ludington State Park Warming Shelter- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Check back often for updates to this calendar of events!

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