4TH THURSDAY ART WALK, Thursday May 24, 5-8 pm, downtown Port Clinton, with live music, live art, and children’s activities.
OHIO BIKE WEEK, Thursday May 24-Monday May 28, downtown Sandusky & Mad River Harley Davidson, Sandusky.
WED 5/23: Kick off with biker games at Mad River; Ekoostik Willy at Jack Daniel’s Barrel House, Sandusky.
THU 5/24: Kelleys Island Dice Run at Mad River, Downtown Sandusky Block Party with a concert by FUEL; Red Ball Jets at Barrel House; Terry Lee Goffee Johnny Cash tribute at Mad River.
FRI 5/25: Jesse James Dupree ride at Mad River; Downtown Sandusky Block Party with concert by JACKYL; Jasmine Cain at Barrel House; Whey Jennings at Mad River.
SATURDAY 5/26: Wounded Soldiers Poker Run at Barrel House; Founders Day parade from Roeder Racing in Monroeville to downtown Sandusky Block Party, with concert by JACK RUSSELL’S GREAT WHITE and Earthquakers; CLE Rocks at Barrel House; 10 From 6 Bad Co. tribute at Barrel House.
SUNDAY 5/27: BAANC Owen Barker Memorial Ride at Barrel House; Winery Tour ride at Mad River; Downtown Sandusky Block Party with concert from KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS & PHIL VASSAR; Jessica Hannan Band at Barrel House; CPR Band Joe Walsh & Peter Frampton tribute at Mad River.
MONDAY 5/28: Self-led ride at Mad River; Mustang Sally at Mad River; Terry Lee Goffee Johnny Cash tribute at Barrel House.
PORT CLINTON WALLEYE FESTIVAL, Thursday May 24-Monday May 28, Thurs-Fri 5-11 pm, Sat-Sun 11 am-11 pm, Mon 11 am-5 pm, Water Works Park.
THUR 5/24: rides, food & merchandise vendors open at 5pm.
FRI 5/25: Opening ceremony at 5; Gas Station Disco plays at 7.
SAT 5/26: Civilian Marksmanship Grande Parade at 1; Matt Goodrich plays at 12noon, Toucan Jam at 3:30, The Eric Sowers Band at 7pm.
SUN 5/27: Walleye 5K Run/Walk at 8am; Skipper Bud’s Fishing Derby for kids at 12noon; Vintage Base Ball Game at 1:30; Casey Redmond performs at 12noon, Magician Michael Mage at 2:30, Vinyl Groove at 3, The jUnK at 7.
MON 5/28: Memorial Day Parade at 10am; Jordan Wiewandt performs at 11am, TAZE Entertainment at 2:30.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: STEVE MARTIN & MARTIN SHORT, Friday May 25, 8 pm, Toledo Zoo Amphitheatre
LIVE PERFORMANCE: DIRTY DEEDS AC/DC TRIBUTE & MICHAEL WEBER, Rockin’ On The River, Black River Landing, Lorain, Friday May 25, 5:30-11pm. $5 admission,
VETERANS HONOR RIDE, Saturday May 26, from American Legion Post 279, Elmore, to the Ohio Veterans Home in Sandusky. Open to all motorcycle riders wishing to honor our military Veterans. Ride-in Bike Show will take place from 1:30-3 pm.
CARRONADE WEEKEND, Saturday & Sunday May 26 & 27, 11 am-5 pm, Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial, Put-in-Bay, with the firing of black powder muskets and the Park’s carronade throughout the day.
CEDAR POINT SHORES OPENING WEEKEND, Saturday & Sunday May 26 & 27, Cedar Point.
WALLEYE WALK & 5K RUN, Sunday May 27, 8 am registration, 9 am race, Jefferson St. Pier, Port Clinton, to benefit Ruth Ann’s House, a transitional house for homeless women and their children, and Port Clinton Parks and Rec.
MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE, Monday May 28, 11 am, Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial, Put-in-Bay.
MEMORIAL DAY PARADE & CEREMONY, Monday May 28, 10:30am, James Park, Marblehead. The parade will begin at Clemons Cemetery (W. Main St.) and proceed to the War Memorial in James Park.
BELLEVUE MEMORIAL DAY PARADE, Monday May 28, 9:30am at Central Park to the cemetery.
FREMONT MEMORIAL DAY PARADE, Monday May 28, 10am, down Front Street.
CLYDE MEMORIAL DAY PARADE, Monday May 28, 10am
MEMORIAL DAY PARADE, (information not yet confirmed) Monday May 28, 9am, Ohio Veteran’s Home, Sandusky. Parade will go down Rt 250 to Oakland Cemetary, where a final ceremony will take place.
AVTT TRAVELING VIETNAM WALL, Thursday May 31-Saturday Jun 02, Camp Perry, Port Clinton. An 80% scale Traveling Vietnam Wall, the largest traveling Vietnam wall replica. Schedule: Wed May 30, 4:30 pm: Travelling Wall Escort (Oak Harbor High School); Thurs May 31, 7 pm: Opening Ceremony; Fri June 1, 7 pm: Reading of Ottawa County Names; Sat June 2, 9 am-7 pm: Xtreme Cuisine Food Truck, Gold Star Family Day, 7 pm: Reading of the Ottawa County Names; Sun June 3: 9 am-3 pm: Xtreme Cuisine Food Truck, 12 pm: Closing Ceremony.
CRUISIN’ ON THE SQUARE, Tuesdays from 4-8 pm, Milan Village Square, with as many as 150 cars on display every Tuesday. Music and door prizes; also includes a farmers market.
“THE BOY WITH THE…” ART SHOW, Tuesday-Saturday, Tues-Fri 10 am-6 pm, Sat 10 am-4 pm, Brick Gallery, Sandusky.
MARKSMANSHIP NIGHTS, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Camp Perry, Port Clinton at the air gun range. Rifles may be rented and pellets can be purchased at the range
THE GATHERING – CAR SHOW, Wednesday May 23, 4-8 pm, Pizza Hut, Port Clinton.
MID-AMERICAN CONFERENCE BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP, Sprenger Stadium, Avon, with the conference’s eight best teams and the tournament champion earns a berth in the NCAA Tournament, Wednesday May 23-Sunday May 27.
ALL-TOWN CITY-WIDE GARAGE SALE, Thursday May 24-Saturday May 26 in Woodville, Ohio 43469 3 days of community-wide garage sales, shop, sell and save!
LIVE PERFORMANCE: THE DROWSY LADS IRISH BAND, Friday May 25, 8:15 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside.
SNOOZE AT THE ZOO, Friday & Saturday May 25-26, 6:30pm, Toledo Zoo.
KNOLL CREST FLEA MARKET, Friday May 25-Sunday May 27, Fri 3-7 pm, Sat-Sun 10 am-4 pm, Knoll Crest Plaza, Port Clinton.
SCREENING OF “A WRINKLE IN TIME,” Friday May 25-Sunday May 27, Fri 8 pm, Sat-Sun 3:30 pm & 8 pm, Orchestra Hall, Lakeside.
YANKEE AIR MUSEUM’S WWII B-25 AIR ADVENTURE RIDES, Saturday May 26, Liberty Aviation Museum, Port Clinton.
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND SAILING RACE, Saturday May 26, 9 am, Lakevue Marina, Lakeside.
KIDS FISHING DAY, Saturday-Monday, May 26-28, 10 am-3 pm, Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge-Visitor Center, Oak Harbor. Adults accompanying a child may also fish.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: THE BUCKINGHAMS, Saturday May 26, 8:15 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside.
DAYTIME ISLAND HOPPING CRUISE, Sunday May 27, 9:30 am-6:30 pm, Goodtime I, Jackson St. Pier, downtown Sandusky, taking you to both Kelleys Island and Put-in-Bay.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: HOTEL CALIFORNIA, Sunday May 27, 8:15 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside, an Eagles Tribute Band.
THE GATHERING CAR SHOW, Wednesday May 30, 4-8 pm, Pizza Hut, Port Clinton, with all vehicle types welcome.
GENOA SESQUICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION, Thursday May 31-Saturday Jun 02, Veteran’s Memorial Park, Genoa. Genoa celebrates her 150th birthday!
DIVE-IN MOVIES, Thursdays May 31-Aug 30, Cedar Point Shores Waterpark, a movie night at 8pm for Platinum Pass holders.