Welcome to Put In Bay Reservations Event Calendar
Annual Draft Day 5k Apr 28
Who doesn’t love food, football, exercise, and giving back?! On Saturday, April 28th at 9:45 am, the All Sport FUNdamentals and the Lake Erie Islands Browns Backers will be presenting the 4th Annual Draft Day 5k! Break out the cross-trainers and let’s get some steps in for a good cause! Everyone is welcomed and running experience doesn’t apply. Guests are encouraged to walk or run the Draft Day 5k, then celebrate the NFL draft picks once they’re done. All 5k participants will receive the Official Draft Day 5k Jersey, special…More Information
Break out the tequila and cut up the limes, because Cinco de Mayo is here! Similar to St. Patrick’s Day when everyone is Irish, on Cinco de Mayo everyone on the island is Mexican! Join us for a weekend full of fiesta fun. You will find a selection of bars and restaurants ready to serve you all the Mexican food and drinks Put-in-Bay has to offer. Put-in-Bay Cinco de Mayo Celebration Favorites Rita’s Cantina Rita’s Cantina offers refreshing margaritas, tequila, and delicious tacos! Located at the Boardwalk Restaurant complex, Rita’s…More Information
Annual Blessing of the Fleet May 08
Seafarers from across generations have all taken part in a Blessing of the Fleet ceremony in days gone by. There is something mystifying about the time-honored traditions passed down from generation to generation within the seaport communities. Put-in-Bay locals and visitors alike join together to offer a blessing to the various seafaring vessels among the island’s fleet. This tradition is in place to safeguard the vessels against the coming year’s storms and protect the fleet, the passengers, and the crew from harm. Put-in-Bay’s local clergy from St Paul’s Church and…More Information
Ohio’s Largest Corn Hole Tournament May 11 - 12
Looking for a chance to win the title of ‘Corn Hole Master’? Did the Winter Olympics give you a deep desire to be the best at something? We have just the event for you! Join us and become the next Corn Hole Champion at Ohio’s Largest Corn Hole Tournament. Join us on the weekend of May 11-May 12 at Put-in-Bay for the 7th annual Budweiser sponsored event! There will be plenty of opportunities to win cash and prizes. Ohio’s Largest Corn Hole Tournament Prize Options Here are just a few…More Information
Put-in-Bay’s Mardi Gras Weekend May 11 - 12
Did you miss Mardi Gras week in New Orleans? Don’t fret we will bring Mardi Gras to Put-in-Bay instead? You know we are a bunch of suckers for a good party. Put-in-Bay will be celebrating an island-wide Mardis Gras weekend on May 11th-12th. Get ready to collect some beads, because things are about to get crazy. Join your friends and head out to some of Put-in-Bay’s Best Bars for Mardi Gras-style celebrations. Mardi Gras Weekend Favorites The Reel Bar (check out this mouth-watering drink menu!) The Keys (where they have…More Information
Mother’s Day May 12 - 13
Where would we be without our moms? Step back from the daily grind and sneak your Mom away for a surprise Put-in-Bay weekend. Mother’s Day weekend is one of the most anticipated weekends on the island. You will find that most of all of Put-in-Bay establishments are open for the season and great deals are everywhere. Shops begin the season by offering special promotions and discounts on brand new 2018 Put-in-Bay gear and clothing also. Enjoy all the Put-in-Bay fun, food, and scenery while celebrating the woman that brought you…More Information
There is one attraction on the island of Put-in-Bay you can’t leave without checking out and that is the Perry’s Victory Visitor Center. This is the only National Park Service monument celebrating peace between the United States, Canada, and Great Britain. The monument is over 352-foot tall and was originally designed to commemorate all who fought for freedom in the Battle of Lake Erie during the War of 1812. During your visit, to the Visitor Center, you will learn more about the history of this battle, view the memorial from…More Information
Victoria Day May 18 - 21
For the past 200 years there has been peace between The United States, Great Britain, and Canada. There is no better way to honor Victoria Day than with a weekend getaway at Put-in-Bay! Visit Perry’s Monument and join all the other visitors in education activities about the history of this holiday. Once you’ve gained new knowledge, take a shot at the 11th annual Victoria Weekend “Put-in-Bay Downtown Scavenger Hunt”. From 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, on Saturday, the scavenger hunt will be under way. This isn’t the standard scavenger hunt,…More Information
Island Wide Garage Sale May 20
How far are you willing to go for a great bargain? Are you willing to come to Put-in-Bay for one? We sure hope so because we are having an island wide garage sale on Saturday, May 19th. In a nutshell, it’s the biggest treasure hunt of the year! Put-in-Bay store owners and residents come together on this one day each year to buy and sell their unwanted goodies. One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, right? There will be plenty of great bargains on Put-in-Bay merchandise and other island treasures.…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.
But that means lodging in Put In Bay fills up fast—especially for our most popular events. So book early (and book often!). Put In Bay Reservations is your one-stop website for comparing, viewing 3D virtual tours and booking your Put In Bay hotel, house or group stay. We’ve narrowed down your search to only the most prime and perfectly priced lodging options on Put In Bay. Click here to take a look.