Shopping in Ludington is a perfect way to complement your Northern Michigan vacation. Spend the day exploring eclectic art galleries and chic boutiques all within a short walk of the big lake. Stop for a bite to eat and try locally made goods and sweets, or relax for a while with a cup of coffee, before hitting the streets. Take it from us, you’re going to need your energy for this full day of shopping.
Art & Antiques
115 W. Ludington Ave., 231.845.6648
A collection of artists and their work ranging from photos and paintings to glass art.
601 E. Ludington Ave., 231.843.7036
A fine arts gallery and gift shop.
107 S. Harrison St., 231.845.2787
The community arts organization offers exhibitions, art & craft fairs, classes and performances.
123 W. Ludington Ave., 231.510.1504
Features the creations of more than 50 Michigan artisans.
310 W. Ludington Ave., 231.392.4709
A fine art gallery with 12 featured artists. The gallery also offers classes in a variety of mediums.
114 W. Ludington Ave., 231.843.0777
The gallery showcases the work of father-son photography team Todd and Brad Reed. The duo photographs Northern Michigan in all four seasons.
103 E. Ludington Ave., 231.480.4727
Their activewear selection includes brands like The North Face, Patagonia, LOLE, Horny Toad, Royal Robbins, Prana and more.
123 E. Ludington Ave., 231.843.3734
Children’s clothing, shoes, accessories and toys.
103 Ludington Ave., 231.425.3319
A custom T-shirt printing shop with kid’s, men’s and women’s clothing.
110 W. Ludington Ave., 231.845.7974
Men’s and women’s quality clothing and accessories at an affordable price.
109 E. Ludington Ave., 231.843.4321
Find the top trends in men’s and women’s apparel, shoes and accessories.
111 N. Rath Ave., 231.239.2362
See your design on a t-shirt, sweatshirt, workwear and more.
111 E. Ludington Ave., 231.845.5760
Men’s and women’s clothing and shoes.
112 W. Ludington Ave., 231.843.4150
Get activewear for the entire family before renting their kayaks, paddle boards, skis or snowshoes.
123 E. Ludington Ave., 231.843.3734
Offering children’s clothing, toys and more.
409 W. Ludington Ave., 231.843.4117
Quality sunglasses, shades and sunglass accessories.
214 E. Ludington Ave., 231.843.1033
A large selection of resort wear and sweet treats.
101 E. Ludington Ave., 231.845.6346
Men’s, women’s and children’s shoes, specialty socks and accessories.
201 S. Rath Ave., 231.843.2537
Stop in for coffee and a good read in the quaint downtown of Ludington.
107 S. James St., 231.425.3421
You’ll find a large selection of fiction, non-fiction, graphic novels, classics, audiobooks and more at this local bookstore.
78 N. Jebavy Dr., 231.845.6537
An assortment of fresh flowers, artfully designed arrangements and same-day delivery to surrounding communities.
2879 W. Towneline Rd., 231.464.5833
Buss Gardens grows and sells plants that will grow in Northern Michigan including lilies, hostas and many different types of perennials. You can also stop by for a tour of the gardens created by owner Violet Buss.
Food & Drink
222 W. Ludington Ave., 231.843.6328
In addition to groceries, you’ll find artisan breads and sweets crafted in their in-house bakery along with delicious dips from the deli. Or stop in for Michigan cheeses, meats, wines and craft beers.
402 W. Ludington Ave., 231.845.5785
The ’50s-style diner is full of history and retro decor including a vintage jukebox and famous Life Magazine cover. Enjoy specialty sandwiches, homemade soups, and some of the best homemade ice cream in the Midwest.
118 W. Ludington Ave., 231.845.5858
Treat yourself to homemade fudge, ice cream or other sweets.
119 W. Ludington Ave., 231.425.4250
The arm chairs and cozy atmosphere invite you to stay a while and enjoy your coffee or tea.
106 W. Ludington Ave., 231.843.1000
A natural food store that supports organic, non-GMO and gluten-free products. You’ll find locally farmed produce, milk, eggs and poultry along with vitamins, herbal supplements, fair trade clothing, gifts and jewelry.
119 S. James St., 231.690.6867
Offering a large selection of board games, trading card games and video games.
104 W. Ludington Ave., 231.845.9100
Skate boards, surf boards, snowboards, inline skates and skate gear and accessories. Inside Gordy’s you’ll also find Ludington T-Shirt Factory offering custom shirt printing.
109 S. James St., 231.843.4411
A large selection of electric and acoustic guitars, percussion instruments, keyboards, music, PA systems and parts. The shop also offers private, one-on-one lessons for instruments and vocals.
108 S. Rath Ave., 231.845.9868
This knitter’s heaven has every yarn from wool to cashmere along with books, magazines, patterns, kits, and accessories.
224 W. Ludington Ave., 231.843.4308
Everything you need for a craft day including beads, cloth, yarn, wire and more.
322 W. Ludington Ave., 231.233.6713
Repurposed furniture with a casual, comfy and elegant vibe.
115 W. Ludington Ave., 636.866.6835
Quality bedding and home furnishings at an affordable price.
516 S. James St., 231.843.2624
Wedding and bridesmaid dresses, tuxedo rentals and custom catering for your big day.
117 E. Ludington Ave., 231.480.4472
A hodgepodge of gift ideas including t-shirts, music, decals, clocks and figurines.
102 W. Ludington Ave., 231.425.4999
A full-service bike shop that sells, repairs and rents bikes of all types along with selling parts, accessories and clothing related to cycling.
216 W. Ludington Ave., 231.845.0545
A full-service bike, kayak and ski shop that also offers rentals.