St. Patrick's Day

Saturday, March 18, 2017

ST. PATRICK'S PARADE
Presented by
Sportsman’s Irish Pub

Noon on March 18, 2017

We invite you to be a part of this event by entering a creative, outrageous, and of course green themed float! You may enter as an individual, group, business or organization. Enter a float, a group of Irishmen, pets dressed in holiday attire, musical groups, or any creative entry you can imagine! We encourage all entries to use lots of green (decorations, outfits, etc) as it is in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day! You may hand out candy or small items along the parade route, but please do not throw items. There is no fee to participate in the parade.

There will be a prize for most creative entry!

Please email, mail or drop off this entry form by March 7, 2017 by 5pm to the City of Ludington or fill out the online form below.

For additional information contact Jen Tooman  at 231-845-6237 xt 318 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

IRISH JIG RUN
1 Mile Fun Run + 5k/10k Runs

Saturday, March 18, 2017
9:00 AM

Race Day Registration: 
8:00am at Ludington Pub
Start Times: 
1 Mile Fun Run - 9:00am
10k Run - 9:10am
5k Run - 9:15am
Route: TBA
Start/Finish: Loomis & James
Cost: $25 for 5k, $35 for 10k
Includes custom finisher medal for 5k and 10k distances.
Fun Run is free for any age. 

Misc Info: 
Strollers welcome.
Race will be timed
(not chipped; mass start to finish time)

In Your Race Packet: 
bib, coupons

At Finish Line: 
finisher medal, refreshments (cookies, water)
Prize for first male and first female to finish!

Eventbrite - #RunLudington Irish Jig Fun Run/5k/10k Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

IRISH I WAS SHOPPING

Find the map in the Ludington Daily News, on our Facebook page and right here on our website! Visit each shop on the map and you'll be entered to win Downtown Ludington Gift Certificates. 

These businesses will be open from 10am-6pm on Saturday, March 18th.
(more will be added as they confirm)

  1. Cedar Chest
  2. Hallmark
  3. Q Smokehouse
  4. Love Wines
  5. ABC Kidz
  6. My Sisters Closet
  7. Love 4 Paws
  8. Provisions
  9. 108 Threads
  10. Brad & Todd Reed
  11. Windowsill
  12. Bookmark
  13. Nautical yarn
  14. Gliks
  15. Cosmic Canine Creations
  16. Cops & Doughnuts
  17. Book Mark
  18. Nautical Yarn
  19. Snyder's
  20. AGS Something Different
  21. Ludington Gallery & Gifts

*Many other merchants will be open during their normal business hours. 

 

DINING SPECIALS 

  1. Sportsman's: Kegs & Eggs, Corned Beef specials all day
  2. Q Smokehouse: House-made Corned Beef and Pastrami

PUB HUB BUB
STARVING ARTIST PUB CRAWL 

Eventbrite - Downtown Ludington St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawl

COST: $10
START TIME: 1:00pm (after the parade)
WHAT YOU GET: Starving Artist St. Patrick's Day Pint Glass and a stamp sheet with a Fill-In-The-Blank Limerick. 
COLLECT WORDS: Each bar will have word stickers. Use the words at each bar to complete the limerick. Turn in your stamp card (location TBD) to be entered to win prizes. 

STARVING ARTIST BREWS ON TAP: To be announced

PARTICIPATING BARS: 

  1. Sportsman's
  2. Barley & Rye
  3. The Mitten Bar
  4. Sandbar
  5. Timber's Bar & Grille
  6. Blu Moon Bistro
  7. Ludington Pub
  8. Luciano's
  9. PM Steamers
  10. The Alley
  11. Michael's Bar & Grille
  12. Tiki Lounge
  13. Jamesport Brewing Co