Spring is finally here and the island is officially open to tourists and visitors. It’s always a great time of year to break the winter doldrums and head back to Put-in-Bay to enjoy the quiet beauty of the Bay! April weekends are bonus weekends at the Put-in-Bay Resort & Conference Center, Island Club, Bay Lodging Resort, Edgewater Hotel, Put-in-Bay Villas, and the Put-in-Bay Condos. It is also Fishermen Weekend! For Hotel reservations call 888-742-7829. Enjoy great weekend entertainment and if fishing is your sport of choice there is no better Walleye fishing than the waters surrounding Put-in-Bay. Enjoy reduced rates Read more…
The lighting of the Whiskey Light over the Roundhouse Bar entrance is an island tradition that dates back dozens of years. It is an acknowledgement to boaters and islanders alike that “the bar is now open” and the season has begun. The actual lighting usually happens around 2 PM and there is always some unique entertainer playing music and entertaining the crowd to open the season. Visit our entertainment page for additional information and to see who is playing.
Dates:4/12/15 - 4/12/15
Ready to start the season at Put-in-Bay? Break out those sexy, funny, or unique PJ’s and head to the bay for Mr. Ed’s 9th annual pajama party weekend! Great prizes, contests, and entertainment! Hotels offer discounted rates for this fun early season event. There is usually a DJ and a band playing all weekend for your musical entertainment
Dates:4/17/15 - 4/18/15
All Sport FUNdamentals will kick off its first summer charity run on Spring Fling Weekend Saturday, May 2, 2015 in the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay, Ohio. The race will begin in DeRivera Park with views of the harbor and Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial and will take you across the island of beautiful South Bass Island. As you race for the finish , 5k participants will run along shoreline cliffs with views of Rattlesnake, Green, Middle Bass and Gibraltar Islands as well as historic Lonz Winery and Stone Laboratory. A great family event!
Dates:5/2/15 - 5/2/15
The official start of Put in Bay summer fun is the annual Put-in-Bay Spring Fling. This event has grown in size each year for almost two decades as more and more people hear about it. The party is hosted at the Island Club Rentals subdivision and is exclusively for guests of the Island Club, Put-in-Bay Resort & Conference Center, Bay Lodging Resort, Victory Station Hotel, Put-in-Bay Villas, Commodore Resort, Put-in-Bay Condos and the Edgewater Hotel only. You must be a registered guest at one of these establishments to attend. No exceptions will be made for liability purposes! Be sure to Read more…
Dates:5/1/15 - 5/2/15
You may not think of Put-in-Bay when you think of Cinco de Mayo, but rest assured, we know how to celebrate! From Rita’s Cantina to Big Man’s Burrito Stand, and every place in between, the island restaurants and bars open their doors and welcome everyone. Just like St. Patty’s Day, today everyone is Mexican on the island! Join us for the festivities!
Dates:5/5/15 - 5/5/15
Break out the beads and your traditional yellow, green and purple for the annual Mardi Gras at the BAY! Bachelor & Bachelorette party weekend! Celebrate this great southern tradition Put-in-Bay Island Style on the north coast! One of the popular weekends for those about to be married to celebrate their upcoming nuptials at Put-in-Bay.
Dates:5/8/15 - 5/9/15
Compete for cash and prizes in the 5th Annual Best of Ohio Corn Hole Tournament at Put-in-Bay. This incredible event takes place at the Put-in-Bay Resort & Conference Center on their large open pool deck. When staying at one of the sponsor lodging facilities (the Put-in-Bay Resort and the Bay Lodging Resort) entry is FREE!!! There is over $2,000 in cash and prizes including a $500.00 first prize, weekend getaway packages, Jet Express tickets, dinner packages and more! (Please note: entry positions are limited to guests of the above hotels only.) Saturday night, after the Kings (or Queens) of Cornhole Read more…