Put-in-Bay Ohio June Chamber Events – One Island, One Voice

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... View More

Put-in-Bay Ohio June Events – One Island, One Voice

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 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 perfectly... View More

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

The Put-In-Bay Spring Fling 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. 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 Put-In-Bay. Read on to get in the loop about this guest favorite... View More

Put-in-Bay Bachelor Party Checklist

Bachelor Party and Put-in-Bay are synonymous, a match made in stag party heaven.  Here, men gather to bid farewell to another lost soul.  A weekend to send their friend away for eternity.  At least, that’s the intention. Use this Put-in-Bay Bachelor Party Checklist to Plan Your Trip A Place to Stay What to Bring How to Get There How to Get Around What to Do 1. Place to Stay Island Club Bachelor Party Pad   The Island Club is a great place for a big bachelor party to stay.  The... View More

10 Things to Do In Put in Bay That Are Free!

Free Things to Do in Put in Bay for a great trip.  Go ahead and fill your day with fun, family-friendly activities.  The island has a great wealth of parks, including South Bass Island State Park and a National Park at Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial.  So, save this for a Free PIB Fun. 1. Explore the State Park South Bass Island State Park South Bass Island State Park offers a wide range of great activities.  First and foremost, the Lake Erie views are astounding.  Further, this park is... View More

Rascal Flatts Rock the Island of Put-in-Bay Ohio

Thousands of people are flocking to Put-in-Bay today to attend the Bash on the Bay concert featuring Rascal Flatts. Yesterday, hundreds braved the heat and humidity to set up the big event on this Lake Erie Island. Miller Ferry loaded 20 semis on their ferry boats, all of the people, and all of the gear yesterday; and then today all of the concert goers are coming here. It’s a logistical undertaking, as riggers and movers worked in the damp heat to setup the stage and concert area on the airport... View More

Perry’s Monument to Re-Open on Saturday, May 19

Put-in-Bay’s iconic landmark, Perry’s Monument, will reopen to the public this week after undergoing a yearlong renovation. Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial’s observation tower closed in 2017 to undergo a $2.4 million maintenance project, which included repointing exterior masonry; replacing broken interior tiles; revamping five bronze doors; removing debris. It will reopen at 10 a.m. Saturday. “This is a proud moment for us,” monument and park superintendent Barbara Fearon said. “It’s an important moment in the history of this park, and we are thrilled to share it with the... View More

Put-in-Bay Most Frequently Asked Questions

People often call us with random Put-in-Bay questions such as what is the name of the monument, when do the ferries run, how much is a house rental, are golf carts allowed, is it ok for kids… ? We’ve come up with a few lists of questions and answers to help you! Here is the first: Q- What does Put-in-Bay mean? A- Several theories give insights into the origin of the name Put-in-Bay (Ohio). Native Americans were known to trade and transport through the area. Historians believe that the island... View More