Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial

Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial is a 52-foot Doric column built in 1915 to…

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Ohio State University Aquatic Visitors Center

Learn about native fish and invasive species of Lake Erie at Ohio State University’s Aquatic…

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North American Sea Glass Festival 2020

The 15th Annual North American Sea Glass Festival is coming to the shores of Lake…

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All Classics Festival 2020

The Lyman Boat Owners Association will host the 21st annual All Classics Festival, with antique…

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Lakeside Wooden Boat & Plein Air Festival

A collaborative effort blending the craftsmanship of the Lakeside Wooden Boat Show and the artistic…

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Kelleys Island Fest

Sponsored by the Kelleys Island Chamber of Commerce, Island Fest will feature Ohio artisans, local…

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Put-in-Bay Pyrate Fest 2020

Pyrates invade the downtown Put-in-Bay harbor to hoist the Pirate Flag and search and recover…

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Vermilion Festival of the Fish 2020

Vermilion’s 54th annual Festival of the Fish includes free daily entertainment, kids’ games, food and…

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Huron Lake Front Market 2020

Lake Front Market is an open-air marketplace featuring Ohio-based vendors at one of Huron’s most…

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Put-in-Bay Music Festival 2020


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See photos from the Lakeside-Marblehead Lighthouse Festival

By Laura Johnston | October 16, 2019

An annual highlight of autumn, the Lakeside Marblehead Lighthouse Festival welcomed thousands of visitors into the community of Lakeside Chautauqua for children’s games, pumpkin decorating, arts & crafts vendors, a farmers’ market and even a clambake dinner. Down the road, the Marblehead Lighthouse was open for visitors to climb. The sun was out Saturday, despite…

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Where to camp on Lake Erie shores

By Laura Johnston | September 10, 2019

Want to fall asleep under the stars, listening to the waves on Lake Erie? What you need is a tent and a campground. And thankfully, we found 10 along the Ohio coast — including spots on Put-in-Bay, Kelleys Island and Middle Bass Island. Check out 10 state parks and private campgrounds at

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Beyond rock painting: 6 ways to get your arts fix at Lakeside Chautauqua

By Laura Johnston | July 22, 2019

Art ties the summer — and families — together at Lakeside Chautauqua. Classes include painting, dancing, music and more for all ages, at just about any time of day. You can even make soap to take home for Christmas gifts. See how you can get involved at the private community on Lake Erie, with the…

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Meet new Lakeside Symphony Orchestra Conductor Daniel Meyer

By Laura Johnston | July 17, 2019

Brought to you by Lakeside Chautauqua and Music is magic you can get lost in, says new Lakewood Symphony Orchestra Conductor Daniel Meyer. In this world of YouTube clips and 30-second commercials clamoring for attention, “You can lose track of time. You can unplug and disconnect when you get completely engrossed in a piece…

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Kids sail in Junior Bay Week

By Laura Johnston | July 16, 2019

Kids have taken over Put-in-Bay Yacht Club for the annual Inter-Lake Yachting Association Junior Championships. The 64th annual event features 150 sailors age 17 and younger from clubs across Lake Erie. They descend on Put-in-Bay for four days of races, skits, speakers team dinners, awards banquets and more. Check out the photos of the fun…

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