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Things to do in Manistee County and beyond October 28 – November 5


Are you looking for something to do? Here is a list of local events. The next collection of things to do in Manistee County and beyond is scheduled to take place on November 4.

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• Frankfort Farmer’s Market, May to October, Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Open Space Park on Main Street, Frankfort

• Spring Rolls from the Iron Fish Distillery Sundays, noon to 5 p.m., 14234 Dzuibanek Road, Thompsonville

• Manistee Historical Museum, 10 am to 4 pm Tuesday to Saturday, 425 River St., Manistee

• Bear Lake Area Historical Museum, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday through October, corner of Main and Virginia Streets, Bear Lake

• Benzie Area Historical Museum, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 6941 Traverse Ave., Benzonia

• Marilla Museum & Pioneer Place, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday through October, 9991 Marilla Road, Copemish

• Ludington Harbor Maritime Museum, 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday to Saturday, 217 South Lakeshore Drive, Ludington

• Historic Village of White Pine, 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday to Saturday, 1687 South Lakeshore Drive, Ludington

• The Kaleva Bottle House is open until October from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.


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• 11 a.m. Story Time with Miss Desiree at Academy Park next to the Benzonia Public Library, weather permitting, 891 Michigan Ave., Benzonia. Info: benzonialibrary.org or 231-882-4111

• 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., Manistee Ghost Ship. Info: manisteesghostship.com

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October 30

• Noon to 11:30 pm, Boos, Brews & Brats, throughout downtown Manistee and Manistee Elks, 432 River Street. Info: facebook.com/events/s/boos-brews-brats/572550990725413/

• 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Block Party, Manistee United Methodist Church parking lot, 387 First St., Manistee

• 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 12th Annual Lake Ann Arts and Crafts Show at the Lake Ann United Methodist Church Community Center, 199000 First St., Lake Ann

• 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Crystal Mountain Ski Swap. Sell ​​or buy used ski or snowboard equipment. Info: crystalmountain.com

• 6-8 p.m., Spooky School Extravaganza, haunted halls, trunk or treat, at the old Wellston Elementary School, 17345 Sixth St., in Wellston

• 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., American Legion Post 531 Halloween Party and Dance, 18483 Cadillac Highway, Copemish. Info: Invoice at 231-970-9068

• 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., Manistee Ghost Ship. Info: manisteesghostship.com

October 31

• 2 pm-4pm, Trunk or Treat, Dickson Township Park, Brethren

• 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Trunk or Treat, downtown shops, Bear Lake

• 5 pm-7pm, Trick-or-treat at the Kaleva Bottle House Museum, in Kalava

• 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Trunk or Treat, Faith Covenant Church, 475 Eighth St., Manistee

• 5 pm-8pm, Trunk or Treat, parking spaces on Main Street in downtown Frankfort. Info: Joanne Bartley at 231-352-7251 or [email protected]

• 5 pm-8pm, Trick-or-Treat in the city of Frankfurt

• 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Halloween Trunk or Treat Open House, Benzonia Fire Department, 1020 Michigan Ave. in Benzonia. Info: Fire Chief Steve Adams 882-4411 ext. 16

• 5:30 pm, Filer Township Fire Department Halloween Parade, Nelson Street from 23rd to 28th Street. The parade entry point is at 23rd Street between Nelson and Manistee streets.

• 6 pm-8pm, Trick or Treat in the town of Manistee


November 4

• 1 pm-3pm and 6 pm-8pm, pottery workshop for adults, pottery workshop at the Ludington Area Center for the Arts. Register: ludingtonartscenter.square.site/workshops or 231-845-2787

• From 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., the after-school multimedia art workshop for children ages 5 to 15 at the Ludington Area Center for the Arts pottery studio. Register: ludingtonartscenter.square.site/workshops or 231-845-2787

November 5

• 7:30 pm West Shore Community College Performing Arts Series features bluegrass violin sensation Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper, on the WSCC Central Stage. Info: westshore.edu/performingarts or 231-843-5507

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