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Island Green Week

Island Green Week

Ohio's Lake Erie Islands showcase nature, history, family fun and education during the annual week long "Island Green Week" on Put-in-Bay, Middle Bass Island, Kelleys Island & Gibraltar Island....

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Historic Weekend at Put in Bay Ohio

Historic Weekend -Cancelled

The Anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie is a celebration of history, art, music, Perry’s naval victory & two centuries of International Peace....

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Matthews Boat Program

Learn about the Matthews Boat Company and a boat trip they took in 1905 down the Mississippi, around Florida and back up the coast to Put-in-Bay....

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Miller Ferry Instagram sunset photos with views of lake erie

5 Instagram Accounts to Follow for Your Put-in-Bay Fix

Unless you’re one of the lucky few South Bass Island residents, a trip to Put-in-Bay might not always be part of your getaway plans.  Luckily though, there’s a few other ways to cure your island fever while you’re waiting to take that trip…and if you’re...

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niagara lake erie

The Flagship Niagara is Returning to Put-in-Bay

You know how the old captain’s saying goes, “Loose lips sink ships,” but that doesn’t apply here.  Whatever the case we can’t help but spread the word because, well, we’re excited.  It’s not everyday that this majestic, historically significant Tall Ship graces the shores of...

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Memorial Day at Put in Bay Ohio

Memorial Day Weekend

Perry's Monument & Put-in-Bay come together to honor those who served in the United States Armed Forces with a ceremony, parade & family fun. Active U.S. military personnel and American veterans are invited to ride aboard Miller Ferry to Put-in-Bay at no charge Saturday, May...

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Wildflowers with Perry's Monument

Put-in-Bay, Will You be my Valentine?

Dear Put-in-Bay, From the first time we laid eyes on you, we’ve been smitten.  Your beautiful limestone cliffs stretch out to the water’s edge giving us a wonderful reminder of just how long ago the glaciers etched their way across the Great Lakes and how much...

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