September 22 - September 24
Road Races At Put-in-Bay – Take A Step Back In Time
Turn back the clock to the 1950s with the Put-in-Bay Ohio Road Race Reunion vintage car races. Enjoy the historic cars zipping around the streets of Put-in-Bay, just like the old days. The island closes off the main roads and lines them with bales of hay. Just like they did in the ’50s, for an authentic and unique Put-in-Bay Racing experience.
Road Races Reunion Race Cars Particulars
- Must be a Production car with a maximum 3.0L engine built before 1973
- Sport racers no more than 1.5L engines
- For the separate airport circuit, vintage F-Ford, Formula Vee, F-Jr as well as others, must submit an application.
If you are thinking about participating in the actual races during this event, you should contact the event organizers immediately, as there are a limited number of entries accepted. Check out the Put-in-Bay Road Race Reunion website at https://www.pibroadrace.com/. You can also reach the organizers by phone at either (734) 502-2435 or (803) 463-5388.
If you just want to be a spectator for the event, we promise that it’s a great time. The race car parade laps cover the entire island, so there’s a good seat to be had at just about every street corner.
Many Put-in-Bay lodging options have significantly lower rates during the week. The Put-in-Bay Road Races make for a great time to come up and enjoy a festive island event on a budget. Click here to get more information about your options for accommodations on the island.
The Road Races Reunion is a great excuse to make another trip to Ohio’s Put-in-Bay Ohio before the season ends, while most of the attractions are still up and running. There’s so much to do at Put-in-Bay, and you’ll want to take the time to enjoy some of the races as well. Make sure to plan a long enough trip to get it all in!