Your Island News 
July 2018
Miller Ferries to Put-in-Bay & Middle Bass Island, Ohio
Inside this issue of Your Island News ~ Middle Bass Music Fest, Seven Days of Summer Attractions, Island Green Week & more.
Middle Bass Rocks this Saturday!
Saturday, July 14
The beautiful Lonz Winery Patio will be filled with the sound of local musicians. The Island Band, Rock and Roll Stew, Mr. Willy and the Honey Bee, North Coast Goats, The Boilermakers, and 100 Mile Haul will perform at this free music festival. Come hungry and thirsty - Jimmy G’s BBQ, Heineman's Winery, Catawba Island Brewing, and JF Walleye’s are concession partners.
Miller Ferry Additional Passenger Trip Leaves Middle Bass at 7pm.
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Looking for Something To Do Today? 
Monday - Perry's Monument & Visitor's Center
Perry’s Victory Visitor Center is free and open to the public during operating hours. Travel to the top of the memorial column & take in the view of the surrounding islands. Fee $7.00 per adult, children 15 yrs & under are Free.
Tuesday - Wild Tuesdays
Fun & educational experiences every Tuesday from 1:00 pm-3:00 pm where you can see, touch and learn about the nature and wildlife of the Lake Erie Islands for free. Take a tour of the museum while you are there for a small donation to the Lake Erie Islands Nature & Wildlife Center.
Wednesday - Gibraltar Island Tours
Stone Laboratory and Cooke’s Castle science and history tours of Gibraltar Island and Stone Lab are held every Wednesday from 10:00am-noon and 1:00pm-3:00pm. Catch the harbor taxi from the Boardwalk downtown dock.
Thursday - Watersports
Kayaking, Jet Skis, Parasailing & Paddleboarding can all be found at Put-in-Bay. See our Things to Do coupons for ways to save on watercraft rentals.
Friday - Heineman's Winery & Crystal Cave Tour
Sample grape juice & wine at Ohio's oldest family owned & operated winery. Tour the world's largest geode lined with blue-white strontia crystals – a dazzling sight.
Saturday - Aquatic Visitor's Center
Activities include inspecting Lake Erie’s complex ecosystem through hands-on displays, observing and identifying live fish in aquaria, and discovering current research to protect Lake Erie. Programs every Saturday introduce kids to science. Kids under age 16 can fish from the fishing pier for free.
Sunday - Spelunking at Perry's Cave
This limestone cave is over 200 feet long and has it’s own pond. A constant temperature of 42º F. will cool you in a hurry on a hot day. After your cave tour, pan for gems with a souvenir bag from the gift shop.
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For details on all of these attractions & more.
Sunset Ferry Rides
Through August 19
Linger longer & catch a 9pm from the island as a passenger. Ferries depart Put-in-Bay every half hour until 8pm & then 9pm. Golf cart rentals, bus & taxis are waiting for you when you arrive.
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Coming in August 
August 4-11
A week of Ecotourism, Adventure Travel, Agritourism, & History at the Lake Erie Islands. Experience sights, tales & lore with opportunities to explore Put-in-Bay (South Bass Island), Middle Bass Island, Gibraltar Island & Kelleys Island.
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Put-in-Bay Passenger Tickets Online
Online tickets are good for any date and time
> Go to
> Click 'Buy Tickets'
> Pick arrival date & purchase (can still be used anytime)
> Check your email for tickets
> Show ticket QR code at Catawba Ticket Booth or Online Redemption Station
> Receive boarding tickets & hop on the next ferry
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