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Boom at the Bay

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Boom at the Bay: A Dazzling July 4th Celebration at Put-in-Bay

Celebrate Independence Day in spectacular fashion with Put-in-Bay’s “Boom at the Bay” event, set against the iconic backdrop of Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial on the Peace Garden Lawn. As the sky over Lake Erie lights up with a breathtaking fireworks display at 10 pm, join locals and visitors alike in marking this historic day. From vibrant parades to the grand finale of fireworks, there’s no better place to be on July 4th. This unforgettable celebration offers a perfect blend of patriotic spirit and island charm, making it an ideal destination for everyone looking to commemorate America’s independence in style.

*Please note, event details are subject to change with little to no notice.

Fireworks Over the Harbor: A Sight to Behold

The heart of our July 4th festivities, the fireworks display over Lake Erie’s harbor, promises to be a mesmerizing sight. Best viewed from downtown, the night sky will illuminate with colors and patterns that celebrate our nation’s history and spirit.

Parade and Patriotic Pride

Earlier in the day, immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere with a parade that showcases the community spirit of Put-in-Bay. With bands, floats, and local groups participating, it’s a joyful expression of patriotism that’s perfect for families and visitors of all ages.

Peace Garden Lawn: The Place to Be

Hosted at the serene Peace Garden Lawn of Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial, “Boom at the Bay” offers more than just fireworks; it’s an opportunity to enjoy the lush surroundings and reflect on the themes of peace and independence that define this national holiday.

Plan Your Independence Day Stay

Looking for accommodations for the Independence Day weekend? Explore our selection of cottages, private homes, and condos to find the perfect place to stay during “Boom at the Bay.” Don’t wait too long; these sought-after spots fill up quickly for the holiday weekend.

A Celebration to Remember

“Boom at the Bay” isn’t just an event; it’s a Put-in-Bay tradition that brings together the best of July 4th celebrations. From the first sparkle of the parade to the last burst of fireworks, it’s a day filled with joy, reflection, and community. Join us to make this Independence Day one to remember.

Boom at the Bay

7/ 4/2024

Peace Garden Lawn

Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial, Delaware Avenue, Put-in-Bay, OH, USA