Founders Day Weekend
June 14 - June 16
Founders Day Weekend- Visit Put-in-Bay Ohio on Saturday, June 8th for the 45th annual celebration of the islands founding fathers. Put-in-Bay History is celebrated in DeRivera Park, downtown Put-in-Bay from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. This family-oriented free event will feature live entertainment, arts & crafts from local and area vendors, vintage Put-in-Bay memorabilia and handcrafted jewelry. Be sure to check out the new Put-in-Bay Tree Carving honoring Jose DeRivera, the founding father of Put-in-Bay.
Food Vendors including the Put-in-Bay Volunteer Fire Department will be selling their products in the park along with several local organizations having fundraisers by selling food and treats. Founders Day is a family-oriented event with something to interest everyone. Adults and children will enjoy learning about the history of Put-in-Bay.
St Paul Episcopal Church will be selling Root Beer Floats and strawberry “shore-cake”