Battle of Lake Erie Bicentennial Schedule of Events


Fri Aug. 30-Sun Sep. 1

Schooner “Hindu” at Catawba Island Club
View from Catawba Island State Park


Thurs Aug. 29-Sun Sep. 1

Battle of Lake Erie Tall Ship Celebration
Various locations

Fri Aug. 30-Sun Sep. 1

Tall Ship “Appledore IV” on-board tours
2-5:30 p.m. $5
Portside Marina

Tall Ship “Appledore IV” day sails
10 a.m.-8 p.m. $60
Portside Marina

Fri Aug. 30-Mon Sep. 2

Camp Patmos Tram
Fri 1-8 p.m., Sat-Sun 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Mon 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Various locations

Sat Aug. 31

Kelleys Island Bicentennial Parade
12 p.m.
Downtown Kelleys Island

Sat Aug. 31-Mon Sep. 2

Airplane rides
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Kelleys Island Airport


Fri Aug. 30-Sun Sep 1

Schooner “Madeline” at Middle Bass Yacht Club
Middle Bass Island State Park
Tours: Sun Sep. 1 9 a.m.-12 p.m.


Fri Aug. 30

Tall Ships Opening Ceremony
11:30 a.m.
Jefferson Street Pier

Fri Aug. 30-Sun Sep. 1

Period Re-enactors
Fri 12-8 p.m., Sat-Sun 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Waterworks Park, Perry Street

“Experience” Tent in Port Clinton
Fri 12-8 p.m., Sat-Sun 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Free
Jefferson Street Pier

Port Clinton Tall Ship Tours
Fri 12-8 p.m., Sat-Sun 11 a.m.-7 p.m. $10
Jefferson Street Pier

Fishing Derby
1-5 p.m.
Derby Pond at Waterworks Park, Perry Street

“The Lake Erie Campaign”
2 p.m. & 4 p.m.
American Expedition 1813 Marker, Perry & Fulton

Sat Aug. 31-Sun Sep. 1

Captain Jack Sparrow
12-6 p.m.
Jefferson Street Docks

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides
2-5 p.m.
Adams Street Park

Sat Aug. 31

U.S. Navy Band Preformance
7 p.m.
Waterworks Park

Sun Sep. 1

The Ohio State Marching Band Performance
12:30 p.m. Free
Waterworks Park, Perry and Jefferson


Fri Aug. 30

U.S. Navy Band Performance
7 p.m.*
Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial

Hey Mavis featuring Brent Kirby
DeRivera Park

Fri Aug. 30- Sun Sep.1

Tall Ship “Windy” day sails
7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Put-In-Bay Harbor

Reenactment Village at Put-In-Bay
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
DeRivera Park

U.S. Brig “Niagara” Tours
9 a.m.-5 p.m. $10
Put-In-Bay Harbor

BOLE Crafts & Historic Demonstation
9 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
DeRivera Park

Concert Series in the Park Gazebo
11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tom Kastle, Bounding Main, David HB Drake and the Hardtackers
DeRivera Park

Fri Aug. 30-Tues Sep. 10

Put-In-Bay Historical Weekend
Hours vary, free
Various locations

Sat Aug. 31

The Regency Benefit Ball
Niagara Event Center, Concord Avenue
$25 person, $45 couple

Bicentennial Play “The Official Almost True Campfire Tales of Put-In-Bay” by Tyler Whidden
4 p.m.
DeRivera Park

Iris Dement
6 p.m.
Peace Garden

Sun Sep. 1

The Ohio State University Marching Band Parade
3:20 p.m.
Downtown Miller Dock to Niagara Event Center

The Ohio State University Marching Band Parade with concert to follow
8 p.m.
Niagara Event Center to Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial

9:30 p.m.
Put-In-Bay Harbor

Mon Sep. 2

Battle of Lake Erie Battle Reenactment Schedule

7-8:45 a.m. Registration- Niagara Event Center

8:45 a.m. Shuttle to Fox Dock & Dock C

8:45-9:45 a.m. Board Tall Ships

10 a.m. Tall Ships sail to Battle site

11:30-11:45 a.m. Battle reenactment commences at site of the original battle

2 p.m. Battle concludes

3-3:30 p.m. Ships dock at Put-In-Bay

*Navy Band performance time for Put-In-Bay is subject to change to an earlier time based on the availability of a boat to get the band back to the mainland


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