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Put-in-Bay/South Bass Island Visitor! We need your help promoting our history, arts and culture, family, dining, and recreation attractions.

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Vote for Put-in-Bay in this year's Midwest Living Contest

It's time to ramp up the suspense. You'll still be able to vote every day, but vote totals will now be behind the scenes. Why? Because every award is all about the big reveal at the end! Keep voting for Put-in-Bay until Feb. 29, then look for the announcement of the winner in Midwest Living's July/August issue.

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Don't let our quiet streets fool you: history meets hip in Put-in-Bay. This island village is where you can experience everything from a national monument to chatting with local brewers and winemakers.

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With thousands of active members, we publish specials and insider deals every month. Be the first to hear about island specials, theme weekend activities, and be entered into our twice yearly Free Weekend Contest!

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Don't let our quiet streets fool you: history meets hip in Put-in-Bay. Whether you want to shop 'til you drop, experience the great outdoors, go hundreds of feet in the air up the Monument, or immerse yourself in entertainment, this village on the lake has it all.

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Put-in-Bay Ohio is THE place for a great local staycation. We have island visitors ceom from Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and New York on a regular basis. But when it comes to family reunions or bachelor(ette) parties, Put-in-Bay sees guests come from almost every state in the Union, and Canada as well. The summer events cater to a broad range of interests so there is sure to be a Put-in-Bay Summer Event for you and yoru friends.

Put-in-bay, Nicknamed the "Key West of the North" offers an exciting nightlife with live musical entertainment to satisfy all generations. Strolling Barbershop singers, bagpipers, steel drums and Ohio's best entertainers are frequently seen on Put-in-Bay island. Do you like history? Visit Put-in-Bay for Historical Weekend and the War of 1812 reenactments. Do you like to party? Come for one of the biggest Christmas in July parties in the USA. Do you want to relax with the kids? Spend a nice long midweek at one of our family-friendly Vacation Rental Homes or brand new Put-in-Bay Waterfront Condos. LIKE and FOLLOW us on Facebook to stay tuned on current events, specials, and great island news!