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September, 2022

Calendar of Events

Fall is Near and School is Here!

Featured September Events

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Friday, September 2nd-Monday, September 5th, 9am-5pm

Brethren Days
The village of Brethren hosts in annual festival with activities for the whole family.

Saturday, September 3rd-Sunday, September 4th

MCE Equestrian Speed Show
Caswell Horse Park at the Mason County Fairgrounds- 5302 W. US-10, Ludington.

Saturday, September 3rd-Sunday, September 4th

Hart Heritage Days Festival
Hart Historic District- 501 Lincoln St., Hart.

Saturday, September 3rd-Sunday, September 4th

Minnehaha Brewhaha Music Festival
Live music festival with food trucks, 5k & 15k races, and beer. Visit for tickets or more information.

Saturday, September 3rd

PSA/Bannink’s End of Summer Fishing Tournament
Sponsored by the Pentwater Sportfishing Association. For more information or to register, visit

Saturday, September 3rd, 9am-11pm

LaborFest 2022
Car show, parade, live music by Here Come the Mummies, and food/beverage tent. First Street Beach, Manistee. Visit for more information.

Saturday, September 3rd, 10am-4pm

Elk Rapids Arts & Crafts Show
River Street, Elk Rapids

Sunday, September 4th, 8am-12pm

Pancake Breakfast
Pentwater VFW- 8440 N. US-31, Pentwater.

Sunday, September 4th, 4-8pm

Music in the Park
FREE music event at Lindsey’s Park- 310 E. Wilson Dr., Idlewild. Performer TBA. Field games for all ages, picnic tables provided or bring your own table/chairs. Some weekends will include pop-up shops and food vendors. BYOB. 

Tuesday, September 6th, 5pm

Ludington North Breakwater Light Closes for the Season
Stearns Park Beach- 420 N. Lakeshore Dr., Ludington.

Friday, September 9th-Saturday, September 10th

Silver Lake Apple & BBQ Festival
Downtown Silver Lake.

Friday, September 9th, 5-9pm

Benefit Night for the Pentwater Arts Council
Dale & Gail’s Music & Art Gallery- 27 S. State St., Hart.

Saturday, September 10th-Sunday, September 11th

MIHA District 9 Meet
Caswell Horse Park at the Mason County Fairgrounds- 5302 W. US-10, Ludington.

Saturday, September 17th

MIHA District 9 Meet
Caswell Horse Park at the Mason County Fairgrounds- 5302 W. US-10, Ludington.

Saturday, September 17th, 8am-12pm

Ludington Petunia Parade Removal Day
Ludington Petunia Parade will be removing petunias on the Avenue and the marina.

Saturday, September 17th, 10am-12pm

Lumberjack Day & Lumberjack Breakfast
Enjoy a Lumberjack Breakfast of flapjacks, sausage, and hashbrowns then take in the history of Mason County settlers by touring the village. Cost is $20 for Adults, $18 for Seniors, $16 for Children ages 4-13, and free for Children under age 4. Historic White Pine Village– 1687 S. Lakeshore Dr., Ludington.

Saturday, September 17th, 10am-6pm

Hops & Props on the River
Tasting of over 100 locally crafted beverages from 1pm-6pm, Century Boat Show from 10am-4pm.

Saturday, September 17th, 12-5pm

Scottville Fall Celebration
Event includes family friendly activities and a performance by the Scottville Clown Band. Downtown Scottville, 100 Blocks of South Main & Blaine Streets. For the most updated information, visit

Saturday, September 17th, 7-8:30pm

AFFEW Beach Clean-up
Beach clean-up at Stearns Park, Ludington.

Sunday, September 18th

Little Sable Point Lighthouse Closes for the Season

Sunday, September 18th, 1pm

Blessing of the Animals at Circle Rocking “S” Children’s Farm
Blessing of the Animals, silent auction, and old fashioned games. Circle Rocking “S” Children’s Farm- 5487 N. Tuttle Rd., Free Soil.

Thursday, September 22nd, 10am-1pm

Pentwater Harvest Day
Pentwater’s Farmer’s Market will be open for one last time during 2022. Pentwater Village Green- 327 S. Hancock St., Pentwater.

Friday, September 23rd-Saturday, September 24th

Octoberfest in Ludington
Craft beer and live music festival. Downtown Ludington.

Saturday, September 24th-Sunday, September 25th

Pentwater Fall Arts & Crafts Fair
Pentwater Village Green- 327 S. Hancock St., Pentwater.

Saturday, September 24th, 12-5pm

Bus Day to Big Point Sable Lighthouse
Free concert from 1-3pm. Bus transportation from 12pm-5pm. Big Sable Point Lighthouse in Ludington State Park- 8800 M-116, Ludington.

Check back often for updates to this calendar of events!