Muskegon to Newaygo Region of Michigan

Enjoy Summertime in Muskegon and Newaygo Area

Michigan Life's Region 8 Muskegon and Newaygo Area including Lake County, Mason County, Mecosta County, Muskegon County, Newaygo County, Oceana County and Osceola County Michigan.

Region 8 Muskegon and Newaygo Area

Region 8 Muskegon and Newaygo Area

Breathtaking, stunning and magnificent are just a few words to describe the beautiful nature that surrounds Region 8 Muskegon and Newaygo Area. Muskegon offers miles of scenic recreational trails, 26 miles of sugar sand beaches along the shores of Lake Michigan. Newaygo is in the heart of West Michigan and is home to 234 lakes, 356 miles of rivers and streams and over 100,000 acres of national forest. This impressive region is one not to miss.

What to See and Do in Muskegon to Newaygo

Just south of Ludington is a magical world of seventy foot sand dunes and evergreen forests. Here, burrowed amidst the Silver Lake State Park sand dunes, stands the spectacular Little Sable Point Lighthouse.

Open Seasonally
May - September
Closed Mondays

Just down the shore from Big Sable stands the Ludington North Breakwater Light, another charge of SPLKA’s and a partner with the City of Ludington. This 1924 light is also open for tours and tower climbs and boasts a vibrant green light from its tower.

Buttersville Park Beach is a dog-friendly beach south of Ludington and a little less crowded than the beaches closer to downtown. Follow the scenic drive to the Buttersville Peninsula to this quiet escape off the beaten path.

WaterDog Outfitters is your one stop shop for all things fun in the White Lake area. No need to leave the beautiful lakeshore community, contending with elbow to elbow shoppers at the big box store.

Come and enjoy the wildlife that surrounds our area, swim at tranquil Putman Lake, and
make lasting friendships with those that enjoy what you do. We are conveniently just the
right distance from the quiet town of Baldwin, about one and a half hours north of Grand

July 11 - 16, 2022

The Mecosta County Free Fair
Mega Arm Band Pass available for advance purchase at Curries BP, 620 Maple, in Big Rapids. Armbands will be sold until 1 hour before the ending of each session and accepted until the end of each session. Sale of evening session armbands will commence at 4:00 pm and accepted from 6:00 pm until 11:00 pm.

Located in Muskegon, the park is situated on 3 miles of stunning Lake Michigan shoreline and features a modern campground, towering dunes, 10 miles of scenic trails and the Gillette Sand Dune Visitor Cente

You will find the White River Light Station Museum in White Hall, Michigan about 25 miles north of Muskegon on the shore of Lake Michigan.

July 26-30, 2022

The Muskegon County Fair Association strives to continue making improvements to the fairgrounds! Thank you to all the businesses and individuals who continue to sponsor our efforts to build a great facility in Muskegon County!!

Double JJ Resort is Michigan's favorite Four Season Destination Resort. Whether you're visiting to explore the woods on horseback, splash in the waterpark, play a round of golf, or just escape from the world for a while, we are eager to meet & exceed all of your expectations.

#1 for FAMILY FUN in West Michigan / Go-Karts, Mini Golf, Arcades, Laser Tag, Batting Cages, Bumper Boats, Food and Lots More!

July 23-30, 2022

Join us for The Osceola County 4-H Fair in Evart, Michigan!

Cadillac Winery is a new inland country winery perfectly situated amongst pine trees and rolling farms just east of the Tustin exit off US 131. From the moment you enter, the old world style tasting room and traditional wine production facility convey a lovely charm while you enjoy the Green Apple, Wild Berry or Blueberry Infused Pinot Noir.

August 6-12, 2022

The Newaygo County Agricultural Fair in Fremont,Michigan

We always have FREE wine tastings for a few samples.

All 30+ wine varieties are open on the 2nd Saturday of the month for guests to try — FREE — (limited to 10 samples by law)

Outside of 2nd Saturdays, private tastings can be scheduled for groups of 10 or more...

August 10th – 15th 2021

Fairs in Mason County can be traced back to the 1870s. However the present location hosted it’s first fair in 1936. The fair was discontinued for five years during the height of the Great Depression, but in 1936 the Western Michigan Fair Association was formed.

Located along Lake Michigan’s sweeping shoreline between Muskegon and Ludington, Michigan, Silver Lake Sand Dunes Area is just a few hours from Chicago, Detroit, Traverse City and the Mackinac Bridge.

Saturday, June 25, 2022 & Sunday, June 26, 2022

The Lakeshore Art Festival is a Muskegon tradition with a unique blend of arts, crafts, music, food and fun along the scenic shoreline. The Lakeshore Art Festival features hundreds of artists and crafters, a Children’s Lane, street performers and a food area including an Artisan Food Market and festival food favorites.

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