Event archive for anything and everything regarding general, uncategorized categories. If the Put-in-Bay event does not fit into one particular niche, then you will find it here with other events. Enjoy your summer visit!

Put-in-Bay Ohio – Open for the Season

Put-in-Bay Ohio – Open for the Season
Apr 01

Spring has arrived and Put-in-Bay Ohio is officially open for business! The ice is melting, the sun is out, and now it’s time to for wish winter farewell and make an island getaway. That’s right, we are open for season! We’re so excited to welcome so many new and returning guests to Put-in-Bay this season. You can expect to experience some much-needed relaxation as you enjoy all that Put-in-Bay Ohio has to offer. With that said, visitors that plan their trips around season-open will receive additional perks. April weekends are bonus weekends at the following locations: Commodore Resort, Island Club...

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Ohio Bachelor Weekend #1

Ohio Bachelor Weekend #1
Apr 05 - 06

At the beginning of each new season engaged ladies and gentlemen bring their wedding parties to Put-in-Bay. This is one of the wildest weekends on the island! The first and third weekend in April is known to be one of the most popular times to visit Put-in-Bay bars, nightclubs, and party hubs. Bachelor(ette)s bring their bridesmaids and/or groomsmen for one last adventure before they tie the knot. With that said, April is also the island’s season starter so there are plenty of great hotel/rental home rates to choose from. Commodore Resort, Island Club Home Rentals and the Put-in-Bay Condos all...

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Mr. Ed’s Classic Pajama Party

Mr. Ed’s Classic Pajama Party
Apr 13

Break out those sexy and fun pajamas and head on over to Put-in-Bay Ohio for the Annual Mr. Ed’s Pajama Party weekend. The start of the season is here and Put-in-Bay is ready to celebrate. Dust off those silly, or silky pajamas you’ve had packed away all winter and come ready to party. DJ’s will be pumping out the jams and local entertainers will be performing all weekend long to keep the party alive! If you’re coming to Put-in-Bay be ready to get down! You will also be able to participate in a variety of contests, games, and prizes throughout...

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Whiskey Light Lighting at the Round House

Whiskey Light Lighting at the Round House
Apr 14

The ‘Whiskey’ light, hanging over the Round House Bar entrance, is one of the most symbolic treasures of Put-in-Bay. When the Whiskey light is turned on it lets all of the local islanders, boaters, and visitors know that ‘the bar is officially open’ and the season has officially begun. This tradition dates by several decades and is one of the most anticipated weekends of the year. With over 140 years of rich history, the Round House Bar has become an adored Put-in-Bay Ohio landmark. Originally built with hospitality in mind, the round venue is still a local and tourist favorite...

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Put-in-Bay Bachelorette Weekend #2

Put-in-Bay Bachelorette Weekend #2
Apr 19 - 20

Spring has arrived and love is blooming! During the first and third weekends in April, Put-in-Bay Ohio welcomes thousands of Bachelor and Bachelorette Party celebrations. Soon-To-Be’s, Bridesmaids, and Groomsmen fill the streets for a weekend long celebration at some of the most hopping Put-in-Bay bars, pubs, and nightclubs on the island. April is also the island’s season starter so there is a fantastic opportunity to save big with hotel/rental home early-bird rates. Commodore Resort, Island Club Home Rentals and the Put-in-Bay Condos all offer April bonus weekends for these early guest. Release the pre-wedding jitters and let your friends spoil...

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Traditional Blessing of the Fleet

Traditional Blessing of the Fleet
May 07

Seafarers from across generations have all taken part in a Blessing of the Fleet ceremony since days gone by. There is something mystifying about the time-honored traditions passed down from generation to generation within the seaport communities. Put-in-Bay Ohio locals and visitors alike join together to offer a blessing to the various seafaring vessels among the island’s fleet. This tradition is in place to safeguard the vessels against the coming year’s storms and protect the fleet, the passengers, and the crew from harm. Put-in-Bay’s local clergy from St Paul’s Church and Mother of Sorrows Church will be present to bless...

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Put-in-bay has so many events each summer that it is hard ti fit each one into a category. Thus, we have created our “other” category to make sure we don’t miss anything. Can’t find your event in history, family, or any of our other groupings? Chances are that you will find it here!

Put-in-Bay Event Lodging

Finally, don’t forget to book your Put-in-Bay lodging so you can stay on the island and enjoy your summer event. When it comes to other events, we are your source. Call 216-898-9951 or visit our Put-in-Bay Lodging page for more info!