July 17 - July 20
Jeep Invasion Put-in-Bay Ohio 2020
Bring your Jeep and style to Put-in-Bay the 5th Annual Put-in-Bay Ohio Jeep Invasion. This fun-filled family event offers a scavenger hunt, and the Jeeps will be a part of the famous weekly antique car parade. You’ll get to see some restored antique Jeeps as well as some highly modified modern-day versions.
Schedule Of Events For The Jeep Invasion
Friday, July 17th
A light dinner and reception will kick things off and be held at the shelter house in South Bass Island State Park. Registration packets and t-shirts will be distributed at this time. Any changes to event schedules will be announced, and this is a fun time to gather with participants.
Saturday, July 18th
Heineman Winery will be the focal and gathering point from 10 AM-12:30 PM. Jeepers will show off their Jeeps and answer questions. Prizes awarded at 12:30 PM. Afterward, you’re invited to take part in the part in the Jeep scavenger hunt of Put-in-Bay! This will be a photo style scavenger hunt that concludes at 5 PM. There will be some great prizes and packages donated by local merchants.
Afterward, take a quick break, run back to your Put-in-Bay Hotel, catch a shower, and join everybody again up at T&J’s Smokehouse at 7 PM. T&J’s is the only Country-Western bar at the island, and they’ve got steaks, BBQ, and other regional favorites that will knock your socks off. Chow down while you socialize with your fellow Jeep owners prizes from the scavenger hunt will be awarded at the event.
Sunday, July 19th
The highlight of the Jeep Invasion weekend is Sunday! All of the JeepsInvasion participants are invited to join Put-in-Bay’s famous Antique Car Parade. Beginning at 1:00 PM at the Twine Shanty near the Miller Ferry, the cars will then tour around the entire island. It’s been a weekly Put-in-Bay tradition for years! No place in the world has more antique cars per capita than Put-in-Bay, Ohio!
Put-in-Bay Jeep Invasion Lodging
Downtown Put-in-Bay is the place to be and be seen, and for larger groups, we recommend the Put-in-Bay Villas. These are the only modern home rentals in the downtown area. Unlike many Put-in-Bay Home Rentals sheets, towels, linens and maid service is included! Ample parking for your Jeep is provided! Right next door is the famous Blue Marlin Bar & Grill with the island’s most popular pool and swim-up bar! For rooms, the Put-in-Bay Resort and the Bay Lodging Resort offer modern, comfortable accommodations right downtown. Put-in-Bay has a central reservation center to make planning easy! Give them a call at 888-742-7829!
Getting To Put-in-Bay!
If you’re planning to bring your Jeep up for the Jeep Invasion, you’ll be transported over with Miller Boat Line. Miller Boat Line is the only way to get your vehicle up to Put-in-Bay. Rates and schedules are available online.