2015 New Year’s Eve Ball Drop

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Join us for the 2016 New Year’s Eve Ball Drop in Downtown Ludington. It’s a high-energy, FREE event is packed with fun for everyone!

Beginning at 9:30pm on Ludington Avenue, come enjoy music, an entertainment tent, commemorative light-up glasses, fireworks and of course the highlight of the evening, West Michigan’s largest New Year’s Eve Ball. The lit ball will be dropped at the strike of midnight followed by an amazing fireworks display over Downtown.

There is no better place to start your year off than in Downtown Ludington for the New Year’s Eve Ball Drop.

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NYE Party Starts at 9:30 pm!

Head downtown  to enjoy music, dancing and the entertainment tent while waiting for the countdown to midnight. New this year, the party will be on the street!

It is a family-friendly environment and FREE to attend!

Countdown To Midnight!
Gather around the intersection of James Street & Ludington Avenue as midnight approaches to get a good view of the famous NYE Ball touching down!

Light Up The Lake!
We like to kick-off the New Year with a bang! Once the clock strikes midnight, turn your attention to the crisp winter sky and watch one of the most amazing fireworks displays you have ever seen. The best part is that the show is right over top of downtown! Watch the 2012 Fireworks display!

Find out why everyone loves the Downtown Ludington New Year’s Eve Ball Drop by clicking here!


We would like to thank our sponsors for this year’s New Year’s Eve Ball Drop.

Presenting Sponsor:


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Silver Sponsors:

House of Flavors
Tye’s Crane & Signs
Ludington Beverage
Ludington Daily News

Supporting Sponsors:

IOS Entertainment
Frontier Communications
Ludington Mass Transit Authority
Downtown Ludington Board
City of Ludington
Red Hat Security