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We are pleased to announce that Rhythm & Dunes will be taking place this year! 

Summer Concert Dates:

Saturday, July 24

Beach Party | Featuring Landsharks Band

Saturday, July 31

80’s Retro Night | Featuring Mega 80’s Band

TIME: Food Vendors are available starting at 5 PM and music begins at 6 PM. 

LOCATION: Waterfront Park, 391 William Street, in Downtown Ludington 

Rhythm & Dunes FAQs

Food Vendors:

  • Lela's Kettle Corn
  • Cluck Bucket
  • Rotary Club of Ludington - Elephant Ears
  • Optimist Club of Ludington - Walking Tacos
  • Aloha Hawaiian Shaved Ice 
  • Grand Traverse Pie Co. 
  • Pizza & Grinders - benefitting Ludington High School and Mason County Central sports programs

One of the most popular beach bands in the world, the Landsharks Band, will create a fun-filled family Beach Party with popular songs from Jimmy Buffett, the Beach Boys, and more! This band really knows how to get a crowd going! Having performed at Disney, at numerous Super Bowls and hired by Jimmy Buffett to be the house band at Margaritaville, these experienced and talented performers will play a huge list of beach-themed favorites. Get ready for a Landsharks Band concert experience, performing on Saturday, July 24. To learn more, look them up on Facebook @landsharksband.

On Saturday July 31, prepare to be transformed to an ‘80s Retro Night featuring the Mega 80’s Band. A popular group from the Detroit area, their mix of accurately replicated favorites of the ‘80s era and retro styling has made them a dominating force throughout Michigan. With their infectious feel-good vibe and tremendous stage presence, get ready to rock to your favorite hits from the ‘80s! Go to @Mega80s on Facebook to learn more about this band.

The free concert series is entirely planned, organized and underwritten by West Shore Bank and their employees. Not only does the Rhythm & Dunes concerts offer a great opportunity for local families to enjoy free music and a fun night out, the event raises funds for music programs at local area schools. 2019’s concerts raised over $14,000.

Waterfront Park Guidelines: 

  • No alcoholic liquor (beer/wine allowed)
  • No glass containers 
  • Maximum container size of 2 Liters 
  • Dogs are discouraged
  • No canopies or tents

To stay up-to-date on Michigan's COVID-19 guidelines, see the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services recommendations.