It’s the Summer of Tall Ships Events on Lake Erie


Photo courtesy of Battle of Lake Erie Bicentennial

August 29, 2013

Tall Ships Parade of Sail in Western Basin ports: Put-in-Bay, Port Clinton, Kelleys Island, Middle Bass Island, Pelee Island, and Catawba Island

Aug. 30 – Sept. 1, 2013

7 am – 6 pm:  Tall Ship Windy day sails

9 am – 5 pm:  US Brig Niagara on-board tours

Reenactment Village: historical demonstrations, education, crafts, and food vendors open

11 am – 5 pm: Concert series in DeRivera Park gazebo

August 30, 2013

6 pm:  Concert at the Perry Memorial

August 31, 2013

2 pm:  Color Guard

7 pm:  Concert featuring national touring group and Iris DeMent

September 1, 2013

3:20 pm:  Ohio State Marching Band Parade

8:00 pm:  Ohio State Marching Band Parade to Perry’s Monument

8:30 pm:  Ohio State Marching Band Concert

9:30 pm:  Fireworks display

September 2, 2013

8 am:  Induction Ceremony for those sailing on Tall Ships for Battle Re-creation at the Perry Memorial

8:45–9:45 am:  Passengers board Tall Ships at Put-in-Bay at Fox Dock and Dock C 10am

Noon:  Tall Ships sail to Battle Site

2 pm:  Battle commences

4 pm:  Battle concludes

Tall Ships return to Put-in-Bay / 4:30 pm Reception

The Ports and Tall Ships Participating


Put-in-Bay, Ohio
US Brig Niagara
Tall Ship Windy
Halie & Matthew

Kelleys Island, Ohio
Appledore IV

Middle Bass Island, Ohio

Port Clinton, Ohio

Catawba Island Club, Ohio
Schooner Hindu

Windsor, Ontario
Pride of Baltimore II
Denis Sullivan

Amherstburg, Ontario
Privateer Lynx
Friends Good Will

Kingsville, Ontario
Fair Jeanne

Pelee Island, Ontario
Liana’s Ransom