Put-in-Bay’s Benson Ford…House?
18 Jun, 2021
Virtual Tour of Put-in-Bay Ohio’s Incredible Benson Ford Ship House Hundreds of thousands of Put-in-Bay visitors have gazed in wonder at the outside of the Benson Ford Ship House, but very few have seen inside. Now you can! Walk through the amazing interior of one of the most unique homes in America with our InsideMaps virtual tour below! The YouTube channel Doc Bites recently featured Put-in-Bay’s famous Benson Ford house in one of their videos, and it’s fantastic. Enjoy the... more information
The Legend of Pat Dailey
25 May, 2021
Pat Dailey is a legend on Put-in-Bay, Ohio – the famous Lake Erie Island which is also known to many as South Bass Island. If this the first time you’ve ever heard of him, allow me to provide some back story. He’s a musician who dedicated his whole life to performing in cities all across the USA. Here’s the story of how he ended up in Put-in-Bay, Ohio: Life Before Put-in-Bay Pat is a very famous island musician who originally... more information
A Special Day at Put-in-Bay with the Ohio State University Marching Band!
20 May, 2020
Ohio State Marching Band's Big Day at Put-in-Bay! ‘The Best Damn Band In The Land’ Spends a Day at the Bay! 9/1/2013 Today we’re going to take a look back at one of the most exciting days at Put-in-Bay in recent memory. The Ohio State Marching Band, or as it’s known around these parts, ‘The Best Damn Band In The Land’, joined us up on the island to help us with our bicentennial celebrations. Now, if you’re from Ohio, no... more information
The History of Joe’s Bar – Put-in-Bay, Ohio
7 Apr, 2020
The History of Joe’s Bar – Put-in-Bay, Ohio The building where Joe’s Bar stands today was built to be a press house to press grapes in the winemaking business. It is believed to have been built in the late 1860’s, or early 1870’s making it one of the oldest buildings, still standing on the island (older than Round House) and truly an integral part of the Put-in-Bay history. The Victorian home next door and the press house were built by... more information
Ohio State Marching Band COVID-19 Tribute & Put-in-Bay
6 Apr, 2020
Join us to “Shelter in Place” with some of our band members and enjoy this cute video… Band Social Distancing We are proud to share this lovely video of the Ohio State Marching Band making their way to Put-in-Bay… TBDBITL Marches On and Off the Ferry And if you REALLY want to get your TBDBITL fix, here is a great 20-minute video of the band. They marched through the streets and then played a concert at the Perry’s Monument. Visitors... more information