Posts Tagged ‘put-in-bay’

Oktoberfest at Put-in-Bay

For 25 years this Put-in-Bay family tradition celebrates great German food, cold beer, and live entertainment by the ever-popular Maxx Band. Families will enjoy polka dancing and German music under the big tent in DeRivera Park, along with cabbage rolls, brats, Wiener Schnitzel, and sauerbraten. Admission is $4 for one day, $6 for both. Kids…

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Put-in-Bay Wine Festival

Sample more than 200 imported and domestic wines, including island wines from Put-in-Bay Winery and Heineman’s Winery on South Bass Island at the 14th annual Put-in-Bay Winery. Sample tickets are $1 each, sold at the door. Most samples are $2–$5. You buy bottles to take home and also bid on a silent auction, to benefit…

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New Miller ferry to Put-in-Bay to be named Mary Ann Market

Miller Boat Line expects its new ferry to the Erie Islands to be delivered next fall, christened Mary Ann Market after the matriarch of the family business. Fraser Shipyards of Superior, Wisconsin, will build the new drive-on, drive-off passenger/vehicle ferry. It will be 140 feet long, 38.5 feet wide ferry and will accommodate 26 standard…

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5K at Put-in-Bay

Join hundreds of runners and the Miller Boat Line for a picturesque 5K race on Put-in-Bay.  The race is one of the biggest in North Central Ohio, and the course lines the Lake Erie shore. The $30 cost includes a long-sleeve T-shirt. Share:

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Stone Lab open house

  Tour Stone Laboratory on the 6-acre Gibraltar Island, with a free boat ride there from Ohio State’s Aquatic Visitors Center. Take in lectures and laboratory sessions.   Share:

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Put-in-Bay Historical Weekend

Put-in-Bay celebrates the 203rd anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie with history, art and music at Perry’s Monument and surrounding South Bass Island and an open house at Ohio State University’s Stone Laboratory on Gibraltar Island. There’s an impressive light display Saturday night. Here’s the schedule: Friday More than 1,200 Boy Scouts arrive for…

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7 festivals for fall fun on Lake Erie

Yes, we’re sad summer is over. The days are growing shorter, and the weather is growing cooler. But you don’t have to put away your stand-up paddleboard yet. And there are plenty of fall events to celebrate on Lake Erie. Here’s a taste. For more events, any time of year, visit rockthelake.com/events. Sept. 7 Put-in-Bay…

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Perry’s Victory Triathlon and Family Races

Pick a race: sprint triathlon, duathlon, aquathlon, aquabike, family fun run and a 5k run/walk. All participants will receive a cool swag bag, including a performance tech race shirt, raffle ticket and barbecue luncheon on the lawn. Kids Fun Run 9 a.m. Sprint Triathlon/Aquabike/Aquathlon 9:15 a.m. Sprint Duathlon 9:20 a.m. 5k Run/Walk 10 a.m. Share:

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Architectural Digest names Put-in-Bay prettiest town in Ohio

Put-in-Bay is the prettiest town in Ohio, according to Architectural Digest. “Located five miles offshore on South Bass Island in Lake Erie, Put-in-Bay is a recreational paradise come summer,” writes the magazine. Put-in-Bay is in good company, with towns on the list such as Cape May, New Jersey, and Ithaca, New York. (Ithica is gorges,…

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Put-in-Bay Fireworks

Celebrate Independence Day with fireworks on the water. Whether you are on land or at anchor you will enjoy the spectacular display reflecting over the harbor of Put-in-Bay at dusk. Parking is available in the Peace Garden Lot and the east lawn of the park, adjacent to Park Ave.  Share:

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