Classic car show and Back to the Fifties event in Ludington

April 29, 2013

LUDINGTON — The Downtown Ludington Special Events Committee is organizing a Back to the Fifties festival scheduled for June 7 – 9. Local car enthusiasts are invited to participate in the free event on Sunday, June 9 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Filer Street between Rath and Robert.

The three day festival, sponsored by House of Flavors, will celebrate 50’s sock hops with 50’s music and a free ice cream give away to the first 10,000 people on Friday night. Then a Beach Bash with volleyball tournaments, sand castle building contests and entertainment tent on the beach Saturday. The weekend will round out on Sunday with a local car show plus special guests Back to the Bricks car club from Flint with entertainment by Delilah DeWylde and the Lost Boys.

Any interested car enthusiasts or willing volunteers are encouraged to contact event organizers Heather Venzke at or Megan Payment at

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