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Parade Entry Deadline Pushed Back

The entry deadline for the 2015 Freedom Festival Grand Parade is now until Wednesday, June 24th. The parade will be held on Saturday, the Fourth of July at 2 p.m. in downtown Ludington. Visit the Ludington Area Jaycees website at for Grand Parade Entry Forms.

The Ludington Area Jaycees are also seeking additional sponsors for the 2015 Freedom Festival Fireworks Display.
Fireworks display sponsorship forms may be obtained by contacting Jamie Spore at (231) 233-0230, emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visiting the Jaycees’ website.

The Freedom Festival fireworks display will be held on the Fourth of July at dusk at Stearns Park Beach in Ludington. In the event of inclement weather on Independence Day, the fireworks display will be held on the Fifth of July.

Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at White Pine Village

The Mason County Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony will also happen this weekend. It takes place Saturday at noon at the Historic White Pine Village. This is a two part ceremony with the annual unveiling of the Mason County Sports Hall of Fame and induction ceremony. Six athletes and two high school athletes will be honored with speakers and a banquet dinner. For tickets to the banquet dinner call the chamber of commerce at 845-0324.

"South Pacific" Ready for Opening Weekend at WSCC

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s iconic musical “South Pacific," will open this weekend. This will be Dr. Rick Plummer’s final production as director of the college’s arts series. He retires from the college at the end of July.  Veterans will be honored with individual awards throughout the performances. Shows will run until the 28th with a 2pm matinee. Tickets for “South Pacific in Concert” are available online 24 hours per day, seven days per week at the college website.Reservations may also be made at the college box office at 843-5507

Gus Macker Bounces into Ludington This Weekend

One of the biggest weekends of the summer hits Ludington.  The Gus Macker basketball tournament with its 900 teams brings with it families, friends and people watchers.  On Friday registration is 1-8 p.m. at Lakeview Elementary, 502 West Haight St., Ludington. The event kicks off on Saturday morning WMOM radio will be broadcasting live that morning 10am - 12noon. Lots of local non-profits will be set up in Stearns park, filling our bellies with walking tacos, elephant ears and fresh squeezed lemonade. 

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