Posts Tagged ‘kelleys island’

Kelleys Island Homecoming

Homecoming celebrates a return to the Kelleys Island you love. Friday, the fun starts at 5 p.m. with live music and more. Saturday, a parade beings at Lakeshore Drive at 11 a.m., from the old Neumann Ferry dock. Anyone can enter the parade and anything that rolls counts as a float! From noon to 4…

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Kelleys Island Navy Weekend

Celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Kelleys Island Navy, when a flotilla of 200 boats from Kelleys Island protested the state’s plan to take over the island to create a resort.  Events include a blessing of the fleet, flag retreat ceremony and greasy gostra, where competitors will run along a greased pole to try to…

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Kelleys Island 5 & 10K

The 37th Annual Kelleys Island 5 & 10K Run/Walk is hosted by the Kelleys Island Chamber of Commerce and is supervised by Firelands Area Runners Club. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Back to the Wild, a local wildlife restoration and nature education center, with the remainder going supporting the Kelleys Island…

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Cops and Bobbers fishing tournament

Come on out and fish with the Kelleys Island Police Department in a competitive event! It all goes down at Portside Marina. Don’t worry about bringing any equipment with you – fishing poles, worms, and life jacket vests will be provided! Share:

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Kelleys Island Paddle Plunder

Teams of four paddlers on stand-up paddleboards, in canoes or kayaks, have 2.5 hours to navigate around Kelleys Island to retrieve treasure from hidden treasure chests. The team to collect all the treasure and cross the finish line in the shortest amount of time wins. Awards ceremony, food, drinks and after party at Dockers Waterfront…

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Kelleys Island makes Sunday fun day at Progressive Cleveland Boat Show

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Kelleys Island is coming to the Progressive Cleveland Boat Show.   While Put-in-Bay has always been celebrated at the annual mid-winter rendezvous, Kelleys Island Sunday Funday is a first. As is a Main Street area lined with Kelleys favorite shops.   Sunday will feature favorite Kelleys performers, such as The Distractions and…

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What to do with kids on Kelleys Island

Bring your bikes to Kelleys Island. The largest of Ohio’s Lake Erie islands, Kelleys offers 30 miles of winding, open roads to cruise. So you can check out the glacial grooves, state park and hiking trails at your leisure. Don’t do what I did: make your kids scooter 3.6 miles from the Kelleys Island Ferry…

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Put-in-Bay and Kelleys Island with the kids

I think the golf carts were their favorite part. In one day at Put-in-Bay, I took my 5- and 7-year-old up to the top of Perry’s Monument, down to Perry’s Cave, around the state park and in to an ice cream shop. But their favorite? Fighting over the front seat in the golf cart as…

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