Bring your Jeep up to Put-in-Bay for the 8th Annual Put-in-Bay Jeep Invasion to display your custom-built toy!! You’ll get to see some incredible vintage Jeeps and other antique automobiles and have a wonderful weekend getaway at the Bay! There is a scavenger hunt, and the Jeeps will join the weekly downtown antique car parade.
The 8th Annual Put in Bay Jeep Invasion will be held July 15, 2023. The following is a Schedule of events:
Thursday, July 13, pre-party at Frosty Family Pizza & Bar bar. 7 PM
Friday, July 14 Drone Photo Opportunity 5 PM corner of Meechen and Langram Roads
Saturday, July 15, from 11 AM-3 PM, will feature the Jeep Show at Heineman Winery 978 Catawba Ave. Come early Saturday to stack Jeeps along the road. The peer voting will end at 1 PM. Door prize drawings will begin at noon, and Trophies will be awarded around 2 PM.
From 2:30 -3, Put-in-Bay Jeep Invasion Parade and another drone photo opportunity afterward. Special thanks to all our sponsors for providing support, entertainment, and fabulous prizes.
For those wanting shirts, remember no shipping is available on shirts. Request a refund by June 16, or have a buddy pick them up at the show.
Be advised Miller Ferry does not allow same-day roundtrips on busy weekends in the summer. Tickets are on sale in January 2023 when the campsites become available and will be limited to 200 Jeeps.
Numerous individuals turn this into a camping weekend and camp at the South Bass Island State Park. Yet, they’re already booked up for this weekend. We recommend the Edgewater Hotel or Put-in-Bay Resort, centrally found on the island, and each has parking for your Jeep! Check them out here or call (833) 742-7827
If you plan to bring your Jeep up for the Put-in-bay Jeep Invasion, you’ll ride over with Miller Ferry Boat Line. Miller Boat Line is the sole way to get your automobile up to Put-in-Bay. Rates and timetables are available on our website, and you can also give them a call at (419) 285-2421.