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Put-in-Bay 5K Race

September 16, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Put-in-Bay’s 5k Race- September 16!

The Miller Ferry 5K race is a fabulous yearly event! Do you enjoy running? Feeling a little competitive? Enter with around 800 other runners in a picturesque sprint to the finish running along the stunning Put-In-Bay waterfront

This scenic race trail winds through the picturesque streets of South Bass Island. Enjoy the fresh island breezes and the view as you measure the miles! Challenge yourself to surpass your record on this incredible path. Need to improve the speed? Enjoy the jog and the view! Race proceeds will aid the Mother of Sorrows Church at Put-in-Bay

Great champion awards consistently encourage intense competition. In addition to the well-known Miller Boat line 5k, there is a One Mile Family Fun Walk. Bring the children, and everyone can get to appreciate the outdoors!

Miller Ferry 5K Race at Put-in-Bay Particulars

  • Date: Saturday, September 16
  • Time: 9:00 AM (1-mile race begins) and 9:30 AM (5k race begins)
  • Place: Throughout Put-in-Bay, Ohio, on South Bass Island
  • Starting and Finishing Location: Boathouse Restaurant
  • Length Of rACE: 5K
  • Family Fun Walk: 1 mile

The Boathouse Bar & Grill is where the 5K race starts and ends. After your big race, stay for a great meal or frosty cold adult beverage! The Boathouse has been the site for “amazing eats and cold libations” in Put-in-Bay for over 50 years. Additionally, see incredible live entertainment during the evening. Linger awhile and absorb the sounds of island life!5K

5K Race Location:

The Boathouse Bar & Grill Restaurant is located in downtown Put-in-Bay Ohio on Hartford Avenue. This prime spot is close to many wonderful destinations and Put-in-Bay Hotels. The Jet Express Ferry dock and downtown marinas are nearby. Beautiful DeRivera Park is across the street. Nearby you can also take a ride on Kimberly’s Carousel.

With all the things to see at Put-in-Bay, you’ll want to arrange a little time away! Put-in-Bay has numerous choices for quick and extended visits. Whether you are looking for Villa Home Rentals, Hotels, and Resorts, there’s no lack of options. It’s easy to find the ideal place!

Visit our accommodation resource pages to get started. You can explore and reserve your ideal Put-in-Bay vacation stay. Get started today, and we will save your spot at the starting line!

Are you interested in coming to this fun 5K Race Event? Contact our favorite lodging partners!

And check out these fast links to prepare for the remainder of your trip!

If you are not able to join un the fun at the 5K Race, Consider visiting the following weekend for Boaters New Years At The Bay!




September 16, 2023
9:00 am - 2:00 pm


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