Housed in a beautiful Victorian, the Country House is one of Put-in-Bay’s most unique gift shops. A charmingly vintage feels pairs well with their thoroughly modern gifts for an unforgettable shopping experience.
The Country House Details
Centrally located on Delaware Avenue in the heart of the Village of Put-in-Bay, the Country House makes for an easy visit on your downtown adventures. Or make it your last stop on the island before heading to the nearby the Jet Express Ferry terminal. Fill any space left in your suitcase with mugs, postcards, keychains, and picture frames.
The Country House also sells plenty of souvenirs bearing the Put-in-Bay name, perfect for gifts for those sadly left on the mainland. Other items include plates, glasses, and mugs decorated with seashells.
They curate many their offerings with a nautical theme. There are so many things to choose from for those who love life on the boat. Gifts range from glasses decorated with seashells, handmade, rustic signs, and pillows, all declaring love of the lake.
A authorized seller of Vera Bradley, come by and stock up on her iconic purses, wallets, and bags. Local and regional artists and authors also sell their work here. They even host special events on a regularly basis during the summer season. Bob Adamov, a popular local writer, occasionally holds signings here. He has written many mystery novels based on South Bass Island. Definitely worth a read!
It is easy to get lost at the Country House. Their shelves are stocked with wonderful gifts and there is always something new to discover. You can easily spend hours browsing at the Country House!
There is nothing more pleasant than a day spent exploring downtown Put-in-Bay. The Country House makes for a great starting point. Its central location means it is close to everything.
Swing by before meeting your friends in DeRivera Park. This green oasis in the middle of downtown is home to picnic tables, BBQ grills, a gazebo, and a few playgrounds perfect for kids of all ages. Stroll along the shady pathways and enjoy the sights and sounds of the island. Public bathrooms and lockers are located here as well.
A few steps down Delaware Avenue is Kimberly’s Carousel, which is surrounded by charming shops and restaurants. Take a ride on this vintage carousel then grab an ice cream cone at the Put-in-Bay Candy Bar. The Carriage House also sells a nice selection of gifts and souvenirs.
Looking for a hearty meal after a day of shopping? The Village Cafe and Bakery makes a nice spot, perfect for the whole family. Savory dishes and freshly made pastries abound. No wonder it smells so good in here!
The Boathouse Bar and Grill offers a full menu with a side of amazing live music. One of the best live music venues in the town, there’s always music playing at the Boathouse.
A summer of fun awaits you on Put-in-Bay. There is always so much to do, or not do if that’s more your summertime speed!