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Arts On Erie – Family Fun!

The Put-in-Bay Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial presents Arts on Erie. This family-friendly and free hands-on workshop for youth and the young at heart features a different project being offered each day. The week-long Arts on Erie program features Local & area artists conducting the workshops that in the past have included painting, clay work, and printmaking. The Park supplies art materials and space on the back porch of the Visitor Center for this program that is open to the general public. Many Put-in-Bay Hotels offer packaged discounts for this week.

There are two sessions available. The first session will be from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The second session will is offered from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Local artists are kind enough to come to teach the Visitor’s Center provides the program and supplies. On Thursday, June 21st at 6 PM SMAG Dance Collective performs, Presented by SMAG Dance Collective Put-in-Bay Summer Fun.

Attractions to See After Arts on Erie

After the kids have gotten their craft fix, be sure to check out some of the island’s attractions. Kimberly’s Carousel is a Put-in-Bay Classic for kids! The turn-of-the-century preserved carousel is one of the last of its kind. Your whole family can ride together on the restored horses as well. This attraction is really close to several other Put-in-Bay favorites, located right in the middle of downtown. Try the kid’s choice for the most popular bar, The Candy Bar! Located next door. Some of the must-try items are:

  • All sorts of hard candies found today like Nerds
  • Candy brands from yesteryear like Mallow Cups
  • Old-fashioned taffy
  • Homemade chocolates and Delicious fudge
    A Variety of Ice Cream Flavors

After you indulge, join your friends and family for a little cardio at Perry’s Family Fun Center. There are countless attractions to see here that are sure to inspire and entertain every kid and kid at heart. You can race through a gigantic maze, then stroll through their butterfly house, and go prospecting at their gemstone mining. Your group will enjoy for hours

Get around the island in the preferred mode of transport, a Golf CartRental !  See all of the great Arts on Erie events. There is no better time to visit Put-in-Bay, Ohio, than now. With so much to see and do, there are memories just waiting to be made. For more information about booking your stay at Put-in-Bay, head over to our lodging page, and book your visit!