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8th Annual Put-in-Bay Jeep Invasion

Event Details

8th Annual Put-in-Bay Jeep Invasion

Heineman Winery

The 8th annual Put-in-Bay Jeep Invasion welcomes back all Jeeps to a weekend of fun at Put-in-Bay!


Please bring your printed ticket as this is required to pick up shirt(s). All types of Jeeps are welcome, however, due to limited space at some of the island venues, the event is accepting registration for only 200 Jeeps.

Activites Schedule

  • Friday, July 14th (5pm) – drone photo opportunity across from the airport at Langram Rd. and Meechen Rd.
  • Saturday, July 15th (11am-3pm) – Jeep Show at Heineman’s Winery with trophies to be given out by 2pm.
  • Saturday, July 15th (2:30-3:00pm) – Jeep Parade (pending approval)
  • Sunday, July 17th (2pm)– stick around Sunday to take part in the antique car parade that goes through downtown Put-in-Bay every Sunday at 2pm

There will be no round trip vehicles allowed on the Miller Ferry on busy summer weekends. Please plan accordingly.

Only 200 Jeeps will be accepted. Registered Jeeps will receive a limited-edition dash plaque, door prize entry and goodie bag. Registration is $25 for early bird and $30 after June 1st and day of event. The charity we will be supporting is to be determined. General admission is FREE! No round trip ferry rides available. You must have your vehicle on the island.

More information, including registration, can be found here.

You’ll need a place to stay since there are no same day round trips on the ferry, check out our hotels here.

*All events are subject to change or cancel with little to no notice.

Put-in-Bay Jeep Invasion



Heineman Winery

Heineman Winery, Catawba Avenue, Put-in-Bay, OH, USA