June 22 – 25, 2018
Every year when the days are long and summer begins, the Island of Put-in-Bay becomes a lure… for Pyrates (that’s the olde time spelling for Pirates). Throughout the weekend of June 22-25 Pyrates and Scalawags set up camp – a Pyrate village in downtown Put-in-Bay for outdoor fun for all ages. So welcome aboard, join us for one of the most popular family friendly events of the year.
Friday, June 22
The 10th Annual Pyrate Fest opens with the flag raising.
Saturday, June 23
Pyrate Encampment & Marketplace, Costume Contest for Kids & Adults, Meet Mermaid Tami, Faire Wynds Circus, Black Powder Demos with Cannon Master Bob Gillmor, Militia Drill & Pyrate Skirmish, Walk like a Pyrate Parade, Captain Jack Sparrow’s Treasure Hunt, 1812 Soldiers, Adult Pyrate specials at Reel Bar.
Sunday, June 24
Stein Hospice Pyrate 5K, Pyrate Encampment & Marketplace, Tall Ship Niagara Tours, Captain Jack Sparrow’s Kids’ Activities, Meet Mermaid Tami, Faire Wynds Circus, Black Powder demos with 1812 Soldiers, Captain Jack Sparrow’s Treasure Hunt, Antique Car Parade, Closing Ceremonies.
Monday, June 25
Tall Ship Niagara day sail, Cardboard Boats on display (vote for your fave) followed by the Cardboard Boat Race & Awards.
Remember, Pyrates, save yourself a dubloon (One U.S. Dollar) off your round trip Put-in-Bay Adult or Child if you arrive at the Miller Ferry Catawba Ticket Booth DRESSED like a Pryate OR if you TALK like a Pyrate anytime during the four day fest.