Put-in-Bay Experience

Put-In-Bay Experiences range from the historical to the exhilarating.  There is so much to do for families, couples and friends on this favorite of the Lake Erie Islands.  Dive in and uncover the interesting past of South Bass Island or get whisked up into the clouds on a heart pounding Parasail adventure.  Regardless, great fun and memories are here for the making.  Keep reading to uncover the great Put-In-Bay Things to Do that you and yours can do on your next trip to the island.   Visit our National Park:... View More

2020 Bash on the Bay 4 Dates Announced

The wait is over! We finally know the dates for the 2020 “Bash On The Bay 4”. The massive island country music festival will be returning to the Put-in-Bay Airport on August 26 and 27, 2020. Eagle-eyed observers will note that there are two days listed above, that’s because in 2020, Bash On The Bay is becoming a two day event! 2020 Bash on the Bay 4 Updates The two headlining acts have been signed and finalized for their Put-in-Bay appearances. However, they will not be announced until the playbill... View More

Put-in-Bay Ohio September Events – One Island, One Voice | Stay Play Eat

There’s Plenty of Summer Left at Put-in-Bay! Put-in-Bay Ohio has so much to do in the month of September! The weather is still hot but the crowds are lighter. From wonderful family-friendly September events to lodging specials, from delicious island dining to rides up to the top of the Monument. You will find something for everyone in your family or group of friends. Don’t forget that getting to the island is half the fun on one of our Lake Erie ferry boats, and once here don’t forget to buy some... View More

Seven Family-Friendly Activities at Put-in-Bay

There are many activities for you and your family to do while visiting Put-in-Bay. Here are seven places to take your family when visiting Put-in-Bay! The Candy Bar First, The Candy Bar at Put-in-Bay has loads of sugary sweet options to choose from. Throughout the store, there are loads of nostalgic candies from over the years that will take you down memory lane. You can treat your family to the ice cream shop, homemade fudge, taffy, and candy at the Candy Bar. Put-in-Bay Chocolate Cafe and Museum Second, at the... View More

Five Tips On Protecting Yourself From The Sun

Protect Yourself From The Sun While Visiting Put-in-Bay We love summer vacation, especially when it is spent at Put-in-Bay! There are so many awesome things to do including swimming, boating, and exploring all the tourism spots. However, a lot of those activities involve you and your family members being exposed to the sun. Fortunately, we did our research and found five tips from the American Cancer Society for protecting yourself from the sun. Tip Number One Seek shade during the hours of 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. to avoid being... View More

Hotel Victory 100 Years Since Tragic Fire

Put-in-Bay and Hospitality have been intertwined for over a century. Guests have flocked to the rocky outcropping in Lake Erie to relax, unwind and forget about their troubles. One of the most prolific and grand resorts to grace South Bass Island was the Hotel Victory. This year marks 100 Years since this legendary Put-in-Bay Hotel burned to the ground. Hotel Victory History Just prior to the construction of the Hotel Victory, fire played a role in its development. During the 1870s and 1880s, South Bass Island began to flourish as... View More

Put-in-Bay Ohio June Events – One Island, One Voice | Stay Play Eat

Put-in-Bay Ohio has so much to do in the month of June! From wonderful family-friendly June events to lodging specials, from delicious island dining to rides up to the top of the Monument. You will find something for everyone in your family or group of friends. Don’t forget that getting to the island is half the fun on one of our Lake Erie ferry boats, and once here don’t forget to buy some souvenirs to take home with you!   Upcoming June Events at Put-in-Bay   INVITATIONAL MILLS TROPHY SAILING... View More

Put-in-Bay Tunnel Closed after Submarine Strike

Submarine Strike Takes Out Put-in-Bay Tunnel The Put-in-Bay Tunnel closed Indefinitely after a Submarine collided with the Tunnel near the Catawba Island entrance.  The submarine company was testing the vessels to ensure the safety of all guests for the upcoming season.  Furthermore, the Coast Guard had required extensive sea trials to receive certification for passenger travel.   Sadly, the negligence has caused irreparable damage to the tunnel and likely thwarted the Put-in-Bay Submarine Service from getting started. Put-in-Bay Tunnel Damage Extensive Put-in-Bay Tunnel Collapse   Everything seemed to be lining up... View More

Spring Fling 2019 on Put-in-Bay – Let’s Get the Party Started!

The Original Official Put-In-Bay Island Club Spring Fling Customer Appreciation Party 2019 is shaping up to be the can’t miss, kick-off party of the season. With great live music acts, a trailer full of beer and an energetic crowd, this party lives up to the hype. This is the Official and Original Spring Fling Party. Don’t be fooled by imitators! The Island Club has and will continue to play host to this party. We truly appreciate you, our guests, and look forward to continuing to be your hospitality provider on... View More