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Got Ice? Beautiful Photos That Show Winter at Put-in-Bay is Late to the Party

Miller Ferry first trip of the day at Sunrise from Catawba

Even with the next few days predicted to lower the mercury in your thermometer, it’s no mystery, all you have to do is peek outside to realize so far El Nino is having quite the effect this year.  A few below-freezing temperatures, no hard frosts, no scraping of car windows (okay we don’t mind this […]

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An Ohio vs. Michigan Matchup You Wouldn't Expect: Put-in-Bay vs. Mackinac Island

On December, 4th & 5th the rival Great Lakes states of Michigan and Ohio will play host to an extremely unique sporting event.  The Mackinac Island Lakers of Michigan will be taking on the Put-in-Bay Panthers of Ohio, which is quite an impressive matchup considering both islands are only accessible by boat or plane and […]

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Top 5 Reasons Why it’s So Scary to Miss Halloween Weekend at Put-in-Bay

Whiskey Light at Put in Bay

Don’t get us wrong, we certainly look forward to ice fishing and cozying up to a good movie on a cold winter’s night, but something about this time of year is slightly more chilling than the ghosts and ghouls that come along with Halloween — It’s the fact that we have to wait until next […]

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5 Interesting Similarities Between Put-in-Bay’s Oktoberfest Weekend and Germany’s Oktoberfest

Put-in-Bay Oktoberfest weekend

It’s hard to believe it’s that time again, but autumn is in full swing and that means Put-in-Bay’s annual Oktoberfest Weekend is nearly upon us — this weekend to be exact.  Held under tent in DeRivera Park on the corner of Delaware Avenue, the festival is open from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm Saturday, October […]

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THIS is the Last Weekend of Summer: 4 Reasons Why You Should be on Island Time This Weekend

Miller Ferry Catawba Dock sunrise

Officially, summer is not over.  Somehow along the way we’ve been tricked out of a few precious summer weeks and while most recognize Labor Day as the end of summer, that’s really not the case as the fall equinox is technically September 22nd.  So what’s it mean for us?  While we’ve been rushing towards fall […]

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Why a Few Days of Chilly Fall Weather is Actually a Good Thing

Okay okay, we know what you’re thinking but just hear us out on this one.  Without the cold we can’t fully appreciate the warmth.  For those of us that live in temperate climates, towards the end of every winter we always tend to get fed up with the cold.  It just happens.  When spring finally […]

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Back to School means Back to Savings. Here’s Why:

Miller Ferry Put-in-Bay Ohio

It’s an all too familiar feeling.  Pre-season football is on TV, the yellow school buses are making their neighborhood rounds and everywhere you turn people are uttering that simple phrase most kids loathe — Back to school.  But fear not, Fall is not quite here which means there’s still a solid amount of warm summer […]

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What to Watch For: School of Amphicars Swimming to Put-in-Bay this Week

Amphibious cars are cool and if you’ve never seen one in person, now is your chance. These rare, dual-purpose mobiles occasionally get together for what is dubbed a “Swim-In” and will be headed over this week for such an occasion aboard the Miller Ferry en route to Put-in-Bay and the rest of the Bass Islands. […]

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Summer has Officially Started…a Second Time #SummerTake2

south bass island sunset

It’s no secret, the summer of 2015 has not been ideal and just like you, we’re tired of seeing those little cloudy thunderstorm icons on the iPhone weather app.  Good news however, we’ve been given a second chance and summer is finally here to stay.  In fact, we can’t stop checking the weather now and […]

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The Flagship Niagara is Returning to Put-in-Bay

niagara lake erie

You know how the old captain’s saying goes, “Loose lips sink ships,” but that doesn’t apply here.  Whatever the case we can’t help but spread the word because, well, we’re excited.  It’s not everyday that this majestic, historically significant Tall Ship graces the shores of Put-in-Bay.  So to celebrate Flagship Niagara’s return to the island […]

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