What's Happening in the Lake Erie Islands Area for Boaters!


Thursday June 30th


Archery with Jaron Beck

10 am-12 pm

Lake Erie Islands Nature & Wildlife Center

https://lakeerieislandswildlife.com/

Lake Erie Islands Nature & Wildlife Center presents: Archery with Jaron Beck, Outdoor Skills Specialist, Division of Wildlife. Jaron will provide an overview of hunting, laws, & safety guidelines. The public archery program will start at 10:20 am. All ages and skill levels are welcome and all equipment will be provided. Participants in line by noon will get to enjoy the program and additional overflow parking is available at St. Paul's Episcopal Church. A rain date will follow on June 30th at 10 am at the same location.


Happy Thursday! Ride

7-9 pm

Free

Washington Park

sanduskybaycycles.org

The Happy Thursday Ride is a week ly community bicycle ride around Sandusky. They ride at a slow pace and wish everyone they see a "Happy Thursday!" Riders meet every Thursday (weather pending) and roll through various neighborhoods, parks and rest stops. Participants bring favors, friends and refreshments to enjoy along the way. There are music bikes and the rides are always fun. Riders are encouraged to dress up and show out using lights and colorful attire.


Live Entertainment:


Jamtastic

6 pm

The Fishbowl


The Gryphons

8:00 PM

Mojito Bay


Lucas Guy

8 pm

The Forge


Mustang Sally

11:00am

That Allie Girl

2:00pm

Adam Vasquez

6:00pm

Mustang Sally

9:30pm

Beer Barrel Saloon


M80

8:30 pm

Round House Bar


Island Troy

2 pm

Margaritas on the Rocks


Bradley Hoffman

1:00pm

5:00pm

The Keys


Steve Brownell

6 pm

Harbor House, Huron


Mind Canaries

7 pm

The Paddle Bar


Lance and Shannon

7 pm

The Club


Party at the Pier

The Menus

7 pm

Jackson Street Pier


Roger Allan

5 pm

Rocky Point Winery


Matt Zahel

5 pm

Hidden Beach Bar


Matt Zahel

6:30 pm

Cleats Club Seat Grille


Meager Kings

Twin Oast Brewing


Aaron Hetzfeld

6 pm

Gideon Owen Wine Co.


The Trio

8 pm

Bait House River Bar


Friday, July 1st


Bruce in the USA, World's #1 Tribute to Bruce Springsteen and The E St. Band with The Asbury Allstars, a Tribute to Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes

Gates 5:30 ∙ Shows 6 PM

Rockin’ On The River at Black River Landing


Ford Tri-Motor "City of Port Clinton" Rides

Jul 01, 2022 - Jul 03, 2022

9 am - 5 pm

Adults (18+): Advance $80, Walk-up $85, Children (17 & Under): $55

Liberty Aviation Museum

https://www.eaa.org/shop/Flights/FlyTheFord.aspx

Recall the energy, passion, and excitement of the Roaring ’20s by flying aboard the Ford Tri-Motor. Known as the first luxury airliner, the Ford Tri-Motor redefined world travel and marked the beginning of commercial flight. Our tour stops are hosted by volunteers who are passionate about sharing the Ford Tri-Motor’s stories.


Live Entertainment:


Bad Juju

6 pm

Caddyshack


Rocky Trop

8pm

JF Walleyes


Johnny Martens

3 pm

Jamtastic

7 pm

The Fishbowl


The Gryphons

12:00 PM

Al David Duo

4:00 PM

Franke & Ranke

8:00 PM

Mojito Bay


Mustang Sally

11:00am

Adam Vasquez

2:00pm

Venyx

5:30pm

Mustang Sally

9:30pm

Beer Barrell Saloon


Tony Schultz

12 pm

Dumm Band

9:30 pm

Mr. Ed’s


M80

8:30 pm

Round House Bar


David Graham & The Eskimo Bros.

8 pm

T&J’s Smokehouse


Love is War

4 pm

The Boathouse


That Allie Girl

1:00pm

7:00pm

The Keys


Relentless

7 pm

Harbor House, Huron


Brad Walk

7 pm

Bait House Brewery


Face the Music

7 pm

Arriba


Nia Covington

6:30 pm

Vita Sandusky


Cory Jolly

6 pm

Rocky Point Winery


Armstrong Bearcats

5-9 pm

Camp Runinmuck


Hello McFly Duo

5 pm

Hidden Beach Bar


Billy Likes Soda

7:30 pm

Cleats Club Seat Grille


Poppin Lenses

7 pm

Boondocks @ West Harbor


Rob Storm

7 pm

Slaters Food & Spirits


Rick Dewitt

3 pm

TJ Thomas & Kentucky Strait

8 pm

Bait House River Bar


Saturday, July 2nd


Professor Brent Dewitt's Punch and Judy Show

July 2nd, 3rd and 4th

The Kelley's Island Wine Co


12pm & 7 pm

Science Saturdays

11 am-1 pm

Free

Kelleys Island State Park Pavilion

https://www.kelleysislandchamber.com/events/2022/05/28/nature-outdoors/science-saturdays/

This weekly series of events featured interactive exploration centered around a particular topic. The Programs are held every Saturday from 11 am-1 pm Memorial Day-Labor Day weekends. Families and learners of all ages can come to explore hands-on science fun during this free drop-in event.


E5C4P3, The Journey Tribute with Best of Times Tribute to Styx

Gates 5:30 ∙ Shows 6 PM

Rockin’ On The River at Black River Landing


Vermilion Market in the Park

10 am-2 pm

Free

Victory Park

mainstreetvermilion.org

The 2022 Market in the Park takes place on Saturdays in Victory Park. Every week features new vendors and new products to keep you coming back all summer. There’s plenty of free parking next to and near the Market. Within easy walking distance are plenty of shops and restaurants to enjoy and just a few blocks north is Main Street Beach and one of the best views of Lake Erie anywhere. Located in Victory Park in the heart of downtown Vermilion, it’s a wonderful place to gather with friends and neighbors, a shady stop on a bike tour or just a fun place to hangout as you begin your weekend.


Vermilion Farmer’s Market

10 am

685 Main St.


RED, WHITE & BLUES BANG

Back Street Blues

Huron Boat Basin

Music begins @ 6pm.

FIREWORKS SATURDAY @ 10:15pm


Festival of Sail

Jul 02, 2022 - Jul 04, 2022

Jackson St. Pier

https://sandusky.festofsail.com/

The commonwealth’s flagship will sail the Great Lakes throughout the summer, hosting sail training programs and participating in Tall Ships events. The World’s Largest Rubber duck will fly the coop and turn Lake Erie into her own personal bathtub.


Sandusky Farmers Market

8 am - 12 pm

Free

Washington Park


Firelands Symphony Orchestra Evening Concert at the Lighthouse

Patriotic Pops Concert: Portraits of American Heroism

7:30-8:30 pm

Marblehead Lighthouse Historical Society

https://www.marbleheadlighthouseohio.org/

Marblehead Lighthouse Historical Society and the Firelands Symphony both invite everyone to an evening concert on the beautiful grounds of the Marblehead Lighthouse! Concert is expected to draw very large crowds so please come as early as you can!


Shipwrecked Flea Market Opening Weekend

Jul 02, 2022 - Jul 04, 2022

Sat-Sun 9 am-5 pm, Mon 9 am-3 pm

Shipwrecked Flea Market

1469 S. Danbury Rd., Port Clinton, OH 43452

https://www.facebook.com/Shipwrecked-Flea-Market-103988355661170

Shipwrecked Flea Market invites everyone to their opening weekend! Come check out the local vendors and booths as well as enjoy the visiting food trucks!


Live Entertainment:


Doofuss

1 pm

10 pm

St. Hazard’s


Lucky Fools

7 pm

Janes Prohibition Bar


Rocky Trop Poll Party

1 pm

Learning To Fly Tom Petty Tribute

8pm

JF Walleyes


Jamtastic

2 pm

The Fishbowl


The Gryphons

12:00 PM

Al David Duo

4:00 PM

Franke & Ranke

8:00 PM

Mojito Bay


Mustang Sally

11:00am

Michael Christopher Band

2:00pm

Venyx

5:30pm

Mustang Sally

9:30pm

Beer Barrel Saloon


Dumm Band

9:30 pm

Mr. Ed’s


Vinyl Arcade

9 pm

Frosty’s Bar


M80

9 pm

The Roundhouse Bar


David Graham & The Eskimo Bros.

8 pm

T&J’s Smokehouse


Love is War

4 pm

The Boathouse


That Allie Girl

1:00pm

7:00pm

The Keys


E5C4P3, The Journey Tribute with Best of Times, A Tribute to Styx

Gates 5:30 ∙ Shows 6 PM

Rockin’ On The River at Black River Landing


Ball & Chain

8 pm

Old Prague


Anthony Scrofano

6: 30 pm

Quaker Steak & Lube


Rikoshay

2 pm

The Patio Tavern


Back 2 the Future

7 pm

Harbor House, Huron


Mind Canaries

7 pm

Bait House Brewery


Barrel House Boogie

9 pm

Barrel House Saloon


David Lester

12:30 pm

The Two of Us

3:30 pm

The John Pickle Show

6:30 pm

Rocky Point Winery


Jimmy Jack

5-9 pm

Camp Runinmuck


Island Troy

1 pm

The Island Dr.

5 pm

Hidden Beach Bar


EKG

6 pm

Mutach’s Wine Room


Shannon & Pat

3 pm

Colin Dussault Band

7:30 pm

Cleats Club Seat Grille


Steve Brown

2:30 pm

BoonDocks @ West Harbor


Matthew James

7 pm

Catawba Island Brewing


Johnny O

2 pm

Burns Brew House


Kyle White

3 pm

Electric Indian

8 pm

Bait House River Bar


Grape Smugglers

8 pm

Meals on Madison


Keep it Casual

7 pm

The Gristmill


Pop Fiction

9 pm-1 am

Mr. Ed's Bar & Grille


Bradley Hoffman

2 pm

Abbigale

7 pm

Overboard Bar & Grill


Sunday, July 3rd


Summer Concert Series

6:30-8 pm

Free

Vermilion River Reservation Amphitheater

https://www.facebook.com/events/352687376678516

Enjoy a summer of music with a variety of bands with family and friends at the beauiful Vermilion River Amphitheatre.


The Sunday Farmers Market

9 am-1 pm

Downtown Port Clinton

https://pcsundaymarket.com/

The Sunday Farmers Market in Port Clinton will take place downtown Port Clinton on Madison Street next to Meals On Madison.


Live Entertainment:


Lucky Fools

7 pm

Janes Prohibition Bar


Rocky Trop

1pm

Learning To Fly Tom Petty Tribute

8pm

JF Walleyes


Luke Rausch

1 pm

The Fish Bowl


The Gryphons

12:00 PM

Al David Duo

4:00 PM

Franke & Ranke

8:00 PM

Mojito Bay


Mustang Sally

11:00am

Michael Christopher Band

2:00pm

Venyx

5:30pm

Mustang Sally

9:30pm

Beer Barrel Saloon


Dumm Band

9:30 pm

Mr. Ed’s


Killer Flamingos

9:30 pm

Round House Bar


Doofuss

8 pm

Frosty’s Bar


David Graham & The Eskimo Bros.

8 pm

T&J’s Smokehouse


Love is War

4 pm

The Boathouse


That Allie Girl

1:00pm

7:00pm

The Keys


The Divots

2:30 pm

Patio Tavern


Face the Music

1 pm

Barra on the River


Bad Juju

8 pm

Barrel House Saloon


Spoiled Rotten

5 pm

Margaritaville


Scott Duress

12:30 pm

Jim Gill

3:30 pm

Rocky Point Winery


Sunset Trip

5-9 pm

Camp Runinmuck


Kelly Wright

3 pm

Grunge DNA

7:30 pm

Cleats Club Seat Grille


Johnny O

7 pm

Crow’s Nest


Katy & OC

2 pm

Catawba Inn Pub


Sunset Harmony

2 pm

Twin Oast Brewery


Tim Ray

2 pm

Burns Brew House


JK Razz

3 pm

Superhawk

8 pm

Bait House River Bar


Monday, July 4th


Nature Camp (ages 4-14)

8 am-3 pm

Kelleys Island Field Station

https://www.kelleysislandchamber.com/events/2022/06/27/nature-outdoors/nature-camp-ages-4-10/

For campers ages 4-10 years old. The 2022 Nature Camp Theme is "Water". We will focus on the aquatic life of Lake Erie. Nature Camp goes far beyond the traditional classroom experience by stepping outside and getting up close and personal with the insects that surround us. The Nature Camp mission is to encourage children’s natural curiosity of the outdoors by engaging them in fun and educational activities.


4th of July Fireworks at Put-in-Bay

9-11 pm

Downtown Put in Bay

https://www.visitputinbay.com/put-in-bay-events-calendar/

Put-in-Bay celebrates with fireworks and parades!


Boy with the Boot 5k Walk/Run

8:30 AM – 11 AM

REGISTER HERE: https://runsignup.com/bwtb

The hottest race in town! Run or walk a 5k. The race kicks off the annual Stars & Stripes Festival on July 4th.

PLACE: Boy with the Boot Statue in the 100 Block of W. Washington Street, Sandusky, OH

COURSE: Historic Washington Park to the eastern-most extension of the Sandusky Bay Pathway, around the Chesapeake Lofts building, on the pathway to Shelby Street, to Market Street, Jackson Street and finish back at the Boy with the Boot. Water stops, cooling stations along the way.

TIME: Registration & Packet Pick-Up: 7:30 a.m.

ENTRY FEE: Single 5k runner $25.00

Race T-shirts for all pre-registered entries.

Race schwag not guaranteed for non-preregistered participants.

AWARDS: Awards given to top Overall Male & Female 5k runners and top three in each age group.


Light Up the Point

At dusk

Cedar Point Amusement Park

https://www.cedarpoint.com/events/light-up-the-point

The night sky over Cedar Point glows extra bright as they celebrate Independence Day with one of the largest fireworks shows on the Great Lakes!


Art Walk Sandusky

10 am-4 pm

Washington Park

https://www.facebook.com/artwalksandusky

Art Walk Sandusky is a great way to see local artists and talents surrounded by the beautiful historic downtown. The July 4th Art Walk will be at Washington Park.


Sandusky Community July 4th Celebration

10 am-4 pm

$2

Merry-Go-Round Museum

http://www.merrygoroundmuseum.org/

Enjoy discounted admission of $2 per person as the community celebrates Independence Day in conjunction with the city's celebration. Admission also includes one ride on the carousel.


4th of July Stars and Stripes Celebration

10 am-4 pm

Free

Downtown Sandusky

Washington Park, Sandusky, OH 44870

https://www.ci.sandusky.oh.us/calendar

July 4th is one of the most celebrated national holidays in the United States. Given that the celebration falls into the summer, it gives you plenty of fun things to do on the 4th of July in Sandusky. There will be lots of fun, food and activities for family and friends to enjoy.


Patriotic Pops Concert

7:30 pm

FREE

Firelands Symphony Orchestra

Jackson Street Pier, Sandusky, OH 44870

https://www.firelandssymphony.com/

Join the Firelands Symphony Orchestra (FSO) as they perform “Portraits of American Heroism”- free outdoor pops concerts in celebration of Independence Day, featuring a diverse program of lively patriotic selections from all eras and genres. Performed by the full orchestra and featured guest vocalist Kate Klika.


Fourth of July Fireworks

9:45 pm

Rescue Marine

530 Hidden Beach Rd

Lakeside Marblehead


Red, White and Vroom

Port Clinton

Firecracker Cutie Contest

12 pm Trinity United Methodist Church

Food Truck Feast

3 pm Trinity United Methodist Church

Food Truck Feast

3 pm Adams St.

Classic Car Show

3 pm Adams St.

Ice Cream Social

3 pm

Trinity United Methodist Church

Voices of Freedom Choir Concert

7 pm Trinity United Methodist Church

Family Dance Party

8 pm Waterworks Park

Incredible Rubber Duck Race

8:30 pm Derby Pond in Waterworks Park


Star Spangled Squirt Gun Run 5K

9:00am

$25.00 pre-registration paid by June 27, 2022

$30.00 day of registration

Register by mail with check payable to:

PC Women's Club

317 Walnut Street Port Clinton, OH 43452

Roseann Hickman 419-308-4690

The Star Spangled Squirt Gun Run/Walk 5K. Our unique race features squirt gun-wielding volunteers along the route, letting participants beat the heat as we celebrate our nation's birth!

Registration begins at 8:00AM at Adams Street near Croghan Bank, and the race starts promptly at 9:00AM. Our scenic course takes participants along Lake Erie and through historic downtown Port Clinton.


Live Entertainment:


JOP

3 pm

Caddyshack


Lucas Guy

1 pm

The Fishbowl


Al David Duo

12:00 PM

The Gryphons

4:00 PM

Franke & Ranke

8:00 PM

Mojito Bay


Mustang Sally

11:00am

Kyle Smithers

2:00pm

Nick Walker

6:00pm

Mustang Sally

9:30pm

Beer Barrel Saloon


Dumm Band

9:30 pm

Mr. Ed’s


Doofuss

8 pm

Frosty’s Bar


David Graham & The Eskimo Bros.

9 pm

T&J’s Smokehouse


Love is War

4 pm

The Boathouse


Mike Risner

1 pm

Harbor House, Huron


Brad Walk

3 pm

Swagg

8 pm

Barrel House Saloon


Matthew James

1 pm

Rocky Point Winery


Jerry Zsigo

1 pm

Melissa & Scott

5:30 pm

Cleats Club Seat Grille


Gary Cover

4-8 pm

Camp Runinmuck


Jim & Eroc

6:30 pm

Cleats Club Seat Grille


TBA

2 pm

Burns Brew House


Tuesday Crowd

3 pm

Hey Rod

8 pm

Bait House River Bar


Tuesday, July 5th


Wild Tuesdays

1 - 3 pm

Free

Lake Erie Islands Nature & Wildlife Center

https://lakeerieislandswildlife.com/

July 5: Winston Crausaz- Minerals & crystals

Lake Erie Islands Nature Wildlife Center Presents 2022 Wild Tuesdays!

This is a series of Free educational & hands on programs. Each Wild Tuesday will run from 1:00-3:00pm on the following dates. All programs will take place on our front grounds. In case of inclement weather we will hold the presentations on one of our covered porches.


Sandusky Gazebo Concert Series

7-8 pm

FREE

https://www.facebook.com/events/1888096241400163/1888096261400161

Event by Sandusky Community Celebrations Council Washington Park. Rain location for all concerts will be Zion Lutheran Church, 503 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky. (Use the back portico entrance, west side of building).


Stone Lab Presentations Series

11:30 am-12:30 pm

Marblehead Lighthouse Historical Society

https://www.marbleheadlighthouseohio.org/

Marblehead Lighthouse invites everyone to come to a presentation series put on by the Stone Lab, a wonderful way to learn about the nature and wildlife of the area!


Live Entertainment:


Lucas Guy

4:00 PM

Scott Paris Duo

8:00 PM

Mojito Bay


Mustang Sally

11:00am

Kyle Smithers

2:00pm

Nick Walker

6:00pm

Mustang Sally

9:30pm

Beer Barrell Saloon


Brent Kirby

1:00pm

6:00pm

The Keys


Chad Hoffman

8 pm

Bait House River Bar


Wednesday, July 6th


Live Entertainment:


Lucas Guy

4:00 PM

Scott Paris Duo

8:00 PM

Mojito Bay


Mustang Sally

11:00am

Kyle Smithers

2:00pm

Nick Walker

6:00pm

Mustang Sally

9:30pm

Beer Barrel Saloon


Faces of Belmez

1:00pm

6:00pm

The Keys


Matt Zahel

6 pm

Harbor House, Huron