Welcome to Put In Bay Reservations Event Calendar
Annual Pyrate Fest Jun 22 - 24
For the 10th annual year in a row pirates be invadin’ Put-in-Bay’s downtown harbor on Friday at 4:00 PM to open the 2018 Put-in-Bay Pyrate Fest. Grab your wooden leg and your pet parrot, because you’re going to need them. Saturday will be an exciting day for kids and adult full of fun activities. Make sure you don’t miss the Pirate Parade downtown and the best Costume Contest this side of Lake Erie. Adults and children are both encouraged to participate. Additionally, the best adult pirate costume wins a trip…More Information
Annual Put-in-Bay Maritime Celebration Jun 22 - 24
Join locals and visitors of Put-in-Bay as we welcome the US Brig Niagara for the 2nd Annual Put-in-Bay Maritime Celebration. This historic replica is traditionally at the port in Erie, PA, but we it will be OURS for one weekend this summer. Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry commanded the original relief vessel and was a key element to the success of the War of 1812. Now, this replica’s use is exhibition and sailing training. Thanks to the Put-in-Bay Jet Express, Lake Erie Shores & Islands and the Put-in-Bay Chamber of Commerce…More Information
Perry’s Victory Triathlon Jun 24
Looking for the perfect motivator to get in shape for the summer? Perry’s Victory Triathlon is the perfect solution to your summer bod woes. Train hard for Perry’s Victory Triathlon, then enjoy all the Put-in-Bay scenery on the way to the finish line! You can’t beat this level of adventure. Swimming, biking, running your way across the island couldn’t be a better way to explore this diverse landscape. The race routes were even designed to lead you through the most scenic routes of this historic island. The main race headquarters…More Information
Canada Day Jul 01
Canada, Oh, Canada! How we love you so! Join us as we celebrate Canada Day at Put-in-Bay. We hope you like cake because we are ready to party. Come to South Bass Island on Canada Day weekend and explore the partnership with Canada and the United States. Make sure to visit Perry’s Victory Visitor Center during your trip and pay your respects to those that fought against each other in the War of 1812. This is the only national monument designated as a reminder to international peace and unity. Canada Day is…More Information
Put-in-Bay Cup 6v6 Soccer Tournament Jul 14 - 15
Join us for one of the most highly anticipated events in Put-in-Bay’s 2018 event line up, The Put-in-Bay Cup. In essence, it’s one huge soccer party. Whether you come to play or to spectate this is sure to be a great time for fans on and off the field. The Put-in-Bay Cup has been organized by 6v6 Soccer for over a decade now and it has grown in popularity and attendance over the past several years. This soccer tournament is played on a much smaller field and only 6 players…More Information
Annual Put-in-Bay Jeep Invasion Jul 27 - 29
Bring your Jeep up to the Bay for the Annual Put-in-Bay Jeep Invasion to show it off! There is a scavenger hunt, and the Jeeps will be joining the weekly antique car parade. You’ll get to see some awesome vintage Jeeps and other antique vehicles and have a fantastic weekend getaway at the Bay! Friday July 27th On Friday there will be a light dinner and reception at the shelter house in South Bass Island State Park. It’s here that you’ll pick up your registration packets and t-shirts. Saturday July 28th…More Information
Annual J.F. Walleye’s 5k Aug 04
Looking for a reason to make time for a late summer getaway? Join us on Middle Bass Island on Sunday, August 4, 2018, for the 36th annual J.F. Walleye’s 5k run. The race will start between J.F. Walleye’s and historic Lonz Winery. As you make your way through the scenic course there will be beautiful views of the Put-in-Bay harbor and Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial. You will be able to explore Middle Bass Island every step of the way and then complete your stride at J.F. Walleye’s. There…More Information
I-LYA Power Boating Regattas Aug 08 - 12
The I-LYA Power Boating Regattas are a classic Put-in-Bay event that draws boaters from all over to compete in the many events. There is a full schedule of activities for the boaters. These include various dinners, putt-putt, a fishing contest, pub crawls, and much much more. All of this revolves around various power boating competitions. Additionally, there is a junior power boat competition. There’s also the Commodore’s Trophy which tests boaters in a number of yachting disciplines. Components of the Commodore’s Trophy at the I-LYA Power Boating Regattas Predicted Log…More Information
The Auction for History is an opportunity to take home some amazing historical souvenirs of the Lake Erie islands while supporting a great cause. Your money will go towards helping the Lake Erie Islands Historical Society pursue their mission of preserving the history of the Lake Erie islands. There will be a live auction as well as a silent auction. More detailed information about the Auction for History location and times will become available as the date draws nearer. Check the museum website here for more info on this excellent Put-in-Bay…More Information
Put In Bay Events for Every Visitor
The calendar of events in Put In Bay is extensive. The island has become known for its ability to entertain just about anyone, from those on a couple’s retreat to large groups celebrating a future bride or groom. With musical and adventure-filled events during the day—not to mention the beach—and a hoppin’ nightlife after the sun goes down, Put In Bay is the perfect place for a group to bond and take in the summer.
There are even plenty of events families can enjoy together, like the Put In Bay Pooch Parade, Arts on Erie Week and Perry’s Victory Triathlon, Duathalon & Family Races. The little ones will also enjoy Nature Camp and Junior Sailing Regattas.
The Put In Bay events season officially kicks off in April with the lighting of the Whiskey sign at the Roadhouse Bar. For those who just can’t wait, the island throws a mean St. Patrick’s Day celebration in March. The fun continues with pajama parties, spring flings and Cinco de Mayo. Star-studded performances grace our stages and 5ks and sporting events cover our parklands throughout the summer. There is literally something for everyone on our calendar of events.
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