Put-in-Bay Attractions: The Crystal Cave

About Put-in-Bay, Ohio Put-in-Bay island is a place known by many as a Midwest vacation destination famous for its nightlife, great food, live entertainment and sightseeing. The island is situated roughly an hour drive away from Cleveland off the shores of Lake Erie in northwestern Ohio.  Each year over 750,000 visit the island during its tourist season to see Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial observation deck, the caves, and other Put-in-Bay attractions. If you are looking for an island getaway and don’t want to leave Ohio, Put-in-Bay is the... View More

Five Places You Won’t Believe Are In Ohio

Ohio is an amazing State that has many hidden gems.  Contrary to popular belief, the state of Ohio rules. Home of many great cities like Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati, Ohio will surprise you. Home to Put-in-Bay Island, Caves, Nature retreats and much more.  Here are five places you won’t believe are in Ohio! 1.  Put-In-Bay/South Bass Island Often known as the ‘Best Kept Secret of The Midwest’, Put-in-Bay will blow you away.  It is the island getaway you’ve been dreaming of and its located right in the middle of Lake... View More

What to Bring to Put-in-Bay

What to bring to Put in Bay? Our beautiful island of Put-in-Bay, also known as South Bass Island, has quite a lot to offer. From family fun activities, unique dining experiences, a great nightlife scene and so much more, we are here to give you tips on what you’ll need to bring. Whether you’re bringing your kids up to enjoy the day or staying the weekend for your friend’s bachelorette party, our island offers many things to do in Put-in-Bay Ohio. General Luggage Tips Coming to Put-in-Bay will require some... View More

2020 Cleveland Boat Show: Put-in-Bay Day

Put-in-Bay Day at the Boat Show The 2020 Cleveland Boat Show and Fishing Expo sponsored by Progressive Insurance will begin Thursday January 16th, 2020. The expo starts off with the Lake Erie Islands and will be themed all things Put-in-Bay. When you see us there, remember you’ll be on island time! You can sample the Boardwalk’s famous lobster bisque while enjoying live entertainment from some of Put-in-Bay’s most talented artists. The festivities call for a fun group of people looking to have a good time. Head to the Cleveland Boat... View More

Put-in-Bay Shopping Guide 2020

Put-In-Bay Shopping and Stores offer a diverse selection of gifts, souvenirs, apparel and much more.  A stylish hat, shirt or household item can be a great reminder of the fun had on the Lake Erie Islands.  Even better, some stores have wine tastings and snacks onsite, making for a fun sip and shop experience.  Read on to discover some of the superb shopping on Put-In-Bay island!   Put-In-Bay Shopping Categories Fashion Apparel and Accessories Food and Beverage Gifts, T-Shirts and Souvenirs Home and Health     Fashion Apparel and Accessories... View More

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

***** BOOK YOUR HOME OR CONDO NOW! ***** BREAKING NEWS – January 28, 2020! Island Club Home Rentals and Put-in-Bay Condos have just opened their rentals for the 2020 Bash on the Bay! Houses and Condos that sleep up to 16 people are now open for booking 2 or more nights between August 25-29. The headliner act names have not been released to the public yet, so a 72-hour FREE CANCELLATION period is in effect if you change your mind. Call the Put-in-Bay reservation center at 216-898-9951 immediately! The wait... 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