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Annual Key West Days at Put-in-Bay Aug 17 - 19
For a weekend, our Ohio island retreat morphs into Florida’s equivalent getaway spot. Put-in-Bay hosts its annual Key West Days, the perfect opportunity to experience even more island festivities than usual. The great proverbial bridge between Put-in-Bay and Key West is the spirit of island life. But another thing the two islands have in common is performers. There is a group of entertainers that perform on Put-in-Bay during the summer and Key West in the winter. Famous Key West performers join the Put-in-Bay staples, and Key West fans spend time…More Information
The Volleyball Battle on Put-in-Bay is a day long volleyball event that draws over 2,500 players to the island! This is a massive event with teams from all over descending on the Bay to compete and have a great time playing the sport they love. The organizer of the event is Lakeview Beach Volleyball. The website for the Volleyball Battle can be found here. We recommend that you check it out soon. This is a very popular event and it will eventually fill up. Teams of any ability level can enjoy…More Information
Senior Citizens Day Aug 21
When some people think of Put-in-Bay, they think about the wild weekend parties in the summer. Other people think of the quiet family getaways. But a ton of people who make their way to Put-in-Bay during the summer are senior citizens! We honor and celebrate our older visitors on August 21st for a special Senior Citizens Day!More Information
On August 30, Put-in-Bay Ohio will host its second annual Bash on the Bay Country Music Festival featuring Ohio’s own Rascal Flatts! The performance is a part of Rascal Flatts “Back to US” tour. The festival will take place at the Put-in-Bay Airport. Gates will open at 3 PM. Several bands will play before Rascal Flatts takes the stage, including Chris Lane, The Cory Farley Band and 2 more acts that will be announced soon! Tickets for the festival go on sale Friday, April 20. through Etix.com. Gate times will…More Information
Labor Day weekend is the last long weekend of the summer. It’s typically the last opportunity for a warm-weather getaway. So as you can imagine, Labor Day weekend is HUGE at Put-in-Bay. Join us for one of the summer’s best parties during the Labor Day Bash at the Bay! The bars and restaurants of Put-in-Bay are always prepared for this party weekend with drinks specials. They’ll be fully staffed to keep things flowing. Many will have live entertainment, and there will be an exciting adventure everywhere you look downtown. The…More Information
Put-in-Bay Historical Weekend Sep 07 - 09
If you love great summer weather and good times, and you’re also a history buff, this is the Put-in-Bay weekend for you. Put-in-Bay Historical Weekend is a grand occasion where the island remembers its incredible place in American history with reenactments, live entertainment, and art. It’s an excellent opportunity to have fun, learn, and enjoy Put-in-Bay for a weekend The Battle of Lake Erie The War of 1812 was not going particularly well for the fledgling nation of America prior to September 10, 1813. The British mounted many successful campaigns…More Information
Art In The Park Sep 08
Art In The Park is an excellent event in downtown Put-in-Bay during the Put-in-Bay Historical Weekend. DeRivera Park welcomes dozens of artisans and craftspeople to share their love of art with the community. You can come to the park and just enjoy their work and exhibits. There will also be works available for purchase that can act as the perfect souvenir to take home with you, either for yourself or as a gift for family. Art In The Park will also feature a silent auction. Beautiful pieces of island artwork…More Information
Nothing says summer quite like an old-fashioned baseball game! South Bass Island is host to the perfect summer event. Each year, you can watch a historic game right on Put-in-Bay. Here, the Ohio Historical Society Muffins challenge the Put-in-Bay Mossbacks! The game follows the original rules of baseball. Muffins vs. Mossbacks is proudly sponsored by the Miller Boat Line. Muffins vs. Mossbacks Game Details: The Muffins vs. Mossback game begins at 2:00 pm. Grab a seat at the ballfield at 210 Concord Avenue. It’s easy to spot next to the…More Information
Grand Parade Sep 09
The annual Grand Parade is a celebration of Put-in-Bay’s history, particularly its pivotal role in the War of 1812. It is the conclusion to the Put-in-Bay Historical Weekend. The parade itself will have many participants. Over 1,000 Boy Scouts participating in their camporee event will join the parade. So will high school marching bands from all around the region. There will be War of 1812 re-enactors, who will be performing in events all over the island over the weekend, joining in also. The captain of the USS Lake Erie, an…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.