Put In Bay | June 22- June 25 |
AHOY ye Scallywags, Pirates, Buccaneers, Mermaids, Corsairs, Wenches, and all common folk ! It is time for the Put-in-Bay annual Pyrate fest! Put-in-Bay’s 9th annual Pyrate Fest sees the return of the Pyrate King for 4 days to find his stolen treasure. Start the weekend on June 22nd with the cardboard boat races. Island businesses paddle their vessels around the downtown harbor in the annual Cardboard Boat Race Championship. Then Friday the pyrates invade the downtown harbor by boat. Saturday fun activities for the entire family, including Kids Costume Contest, and an Adult Costume Contest with the winner headed to the Cayman Islands. Saturday evening is the Buccaneer bash at the Reel Bar. s Sunday is the annual Kids Fest, Sunday is the third annual 5K Pyrate Run & Fun Walk benefiting Stein Hospice. Pyrate Village with Pyrate Marketplace, Faire Wynds Circus, historic displays in cooking, medicine, weapons, and navigation. Lots of re-enactors in pyrate gear. Dress as a pyrate and join the fun. Find more info at pyratefest.org or facebook.com/pyratefest. For our part Southwind Scallywags will be there and with their tent again the “Repurposed Pirates” Hanging out in the Festival and with a bit of luck and crew we might have our new privateer ship there.