The Original Put-in-Bay Island Club Fall Ball Party & Wine Fest Weekend

The Original Put-in-Bay Island Club Fall Ball Party & Wine Fest Weekend

The Weather Looks Great for the Original Official Island Club Fall Ball Weekend & Wine Fest! October is one of our best months at Put-in-Bay for weekend festivities! We kick it off the first weekend of October (4-6, 2019) every year with one of the biggest and the best... The... More Information
One Day at Put-in-Bay

One Day at Put-in-Bay

So much to do, so little time… or so you thought. Ever wondered what one day at Put-in-Bay looked like? Fortunately, we have you covered! We visited eight places, all in less than 24 hours. What does your perfect day at Put-in-Bay look like?  Miller Ferry First, we hopped on... More Information
What You May Not Know About Put-in-Bay

What You May Not Know About Put-in-Bay

Things You May Not Know About Put-in-Bay: It’s Home to People like You and Me First, Put-in-Bay is a village located on South Bass Island. The population is just under 150 people. Majority of those people are full-time residents who are on the island year-round. Yes, that includes the winter!... More Information
Getting Your Boating License 101

Getting Your Boating License 101

So you want to get your boating license Did you know that having a drivers’ license has nothing to do with being able to legally operate a boat? The Ohio law requires anyone born on or after January 1, 1982, to successfully complete a boating education course, or proficiency test,... More Information
Top 10 Places Everyone Loves

Top 10 Places Everyone Loves

This article covers the top 10 places that everyone loves on Put-in-bay. However, this article does not cover all the things to do in Put-in-Bay. Visit putinbay.com for a more extensive list of Put-in-Bay attractions on the island! 1. The Round House Bar The Round House Bar is a hot spot on... More Information
Unofficial Official Put-in-Bay Ohio Opening Weekend!

Unofficial Official Put-in-Bay Ohio Opening Weekend!

Wow! It's hard to believe but Put-in-Bay is now open for 2019! This weekend is the Unofficial Official Put-in-Bay Ohio Opening Weekend. It may well be the most exciting weekend that we have had in a long while! Frosty Family Pizza Night, Mr. Ed's Pajama Jam Party, Reel Bar Grand... More Information
2019 Lake Erie Fishing Report

2019 Lake Erie Fishing Report

Fishing is a big part of Put-in-Bay attractions and the Ohio's Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) says the Lake Erie fishing report outlook appears excellent after a record walleye harvest in 2018. According to ODNR's Division of Wildlife, Lake Erie anglers have the chance to experience excellent fishing opportunities on... More Information
South Bass Settlers:  Put-in-Bay After 1812

South Bass Settlers: Put-in-Bay After 1812

South Bass Island, which is also known as Put-in-Bay, is a magnificent tourist destination. Put-in-Bay is one of the Lake Erie Islands, and visitors come from all over the globe to explore its wonders. First-rate island establishments make guests' stays unforgettable. Put-in-Bay After 1812 through the present day has changed greatly.... More Information
The Put-in-Bay Monument: Victory, Peace, and Passion

The Put-in-Bay Monument: Victory, Peace, and Passion

When approaching Put-in-Bay, one of the most famous Lake Erie Islands, a magnificent structure captivates the eyes.  352-feet tall and hearkening back to Ancient Greece, the Put-in-Bay Monument stands as a beautiful testament to Ohio’s rich history. “Monumental” Details The Put-in-Bay Monument, which is officially known as Perry's Victory and... More Information
Put-in-Bay to Host Kid Rock in 2019!

Put-in-Bay to Host Kid Rock in 2019!

UPDATE - Jan 1, 2019: All lodging for Kid Rock is sold out and all concert tickets are supposedly sold out as well. Get on our waitlist by submitting your name and email with a request to "add me to your Kid Rock waitlist" at https://www.islandclub.com/contact. The 2018 Bash at... More Information
Put-in-Bay Miller Ferry is Open for 2018!

Put-in-Bay Miller Ferry is Open for 2018!

The Miller Ferry and Put-In-Bay Lodging is officially open for the 2018 season! The long hard winter is behind us and the Miller Ferry left the dock at 2pm this afternoon, April 3rd. With great fanfare, th ferry is making its maiden journey for the season. Islanders and visitors alike... More Information