Who would guess that the fastest speeds one can travel on South Bass Island is a little remote control car at Put-in-Bay Raceway!? Zoom around a specially constructed banked track at more than 50 miles per hour, a speed which would lap those golf carts if given the change.
Put-in-Bay Raceway Details
A perfect activity for a summers days, race against your friends for only $2 per racer. This is great fun for all ages! Challenge up to four other racers for a heart pumping 2 ½ minute race around the oval track. You don’t know what can happen during those precious few minutes but hopefully you’ll come through victorious!
Put-in-Bay Raceway Location
It is centrally located so you can easily fit this in during a packed day on South Bass Island. Situated right on Delaware Avenue, one of the main drags on the island, Put-in-Bay Raceway is close to some of the most popular things on the island.
Put-in-Bay Raceway Neighbors
The closet family friendly neighbors of Put-in-Bay Raceway include Kimberly’s Carousel, DeRivera Park, and the Put-in-Bay Candy Bar.
Kimberly’s Carousel is a beautiful vintage carousel, one of the few left in the country! Take a ride on one of the many hand painted animals including favorite Petey the Perch while listening to the fun carnival themed music.
DeRivera Park is the green heart of Put-in-Bay. The charming park located in the center of downtown, families love the picnic tables and BBQ pits dotted throughout the park. There is also a gazebo and a playground for kids of all ages.
The Put-in-Bay Candy Bar sells everything from old-timey favorites to contemporary confections. They also sell delicious ice creams in lots of amazing and unusual flavors. Grab a cone and sit outside after a thrilling race at the Put-in-Bay Raceway.
Time spent on South Bass Island is always special. Whether you come for the weekend or whole summer, you are sure to make memories to last a lifetime.
There are many ways to get to the island. The Jet Express Ferry and Miller Ferry are two popular options. Own a boat? Reserve a dock at one of the many island docks before heading to the island. Put-in-Bay is also home to the two runway Put-in-Bay Airport.
Lodging on the island is wide and varied. The Island Club Condos and Put-in-Bay Villas are both excellent choices are groups or families. These luxurious vacation homes include full kitchens, decks, and very comfortable sleeping quarters.
For a more party-filled atmosphere, reserve a room at the Commodore Resort. These large hotel is right downtown and includes suites and smaller rooms. It is home to the popular MIST Pool Bar and next door to Mr. Ed’s Bar and Grille.
The Put-in-Bay Resort is another option for large groups or special occasions. Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties love staying here. They have various sized rooms, one of the biggest pools on the island, and an amazing tiki bar.
Wherever you choose to stay, make your reservations soon!