Your Island News 
October, 2016
Miller Ferries to Put-in-Bay & Middle Bass Island, Ohio
Fall Put-in-Bay Events
Saturday & Sunday, Oct. 8 & 9
Many island restaurants serve a large variety of German food, including: brats, weinerschnitzel, sauerkraut, potato pancakes, spatzel, apple dumplings, German Chocolate cake, cabbage rolls and sauerkraut balls. The festival also includes a selection of island wines from Put in Bay’s Heineman Winery, craft beers and folk music. Get a discount when you buy the 2-day pass!
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Saturday, Oct. 22
Downtown taverns decorate with a theme for Halloween. Hundreds of people in costume flood the streets for Put-in-Bay’s final weekend of the season. 
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What's Open in October on Put-in-Bay?
We have a few weekends left! Find out when your favorite place is open & more importantly, when it is closing for the season. Miller Ferry is running daily service. 
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Historic Island Landmarks Undergo Restoration
Don't miss your last opportunity until 2018 to see the best Lake Erie view!
Perry’s Monument has some major repairs planned that will leave the structure closed to the public for the entire season next summer. Every single mortar joint of the 352-foot monument will be repointed in an extensive repair project.
Sandusky Register Article
Perry's Monument Pinterest Board
Lonz Winery in the midst of a makeover ~
The centerpiece of Middle Bass Island State Park hopes to debut 2017 
The two most recognizable parts of the structure – the front facade and the iconic tower – are being restored, and will remain. The former winery's main structure will be turned into an open-air plaza, with three walls, no roof, and stunning views a couple hundred feet from the Lake Erie shore. 
Middle Bass Island Facebook Page Article
Put-in-Bay Daily Article
Middle Bass Island Pinterest Board

Miller Ferry Schedule Changes
Seasons change... so do daily schedules
Monday, October 3 we began our hourly service for Put-in-Bay. Reminder, next Put-in-Bay schedule change will be October 31.
Middle Bass is running daily, except Wednesday through November 22.