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Rekindling Victory: A Historic Celebration
August 14, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday, August 14 from 12:00pm until 6:00pm Cost – FREE
The 100 Year Anniversary for a major island misfortune. The Hotel Victory stood on the south shore of Put-in-Bay for a glorious 27 years before the fateful night when it burned to the ground by an unknown caused fire. For a century people have been fascinated by the Victory and her mysterious end. Join us Wednesday Afternoon for a reception in her honor. Island natives and visitors alike can enjoy an afternoon with Victory with a special group of people who are intrigued by her beauty, mass, history, and downfall. The celebration will be a casual picnic setting on the cliffs of South Bass Island State Park, light fair and wine will be available for purchase. Yard games, tours, and local artist will fill the afternoon with entertainment. Guests are encouraged to dress for the time; Circa 1919. Reception will be held in partner with Lake Erie Island Nature and Wildlife Center, South Bass Island State Park, and other Island Businesses. For more information on the event contact Renee Market 419-708-5798.