Feb 3, 2017 - Mar 31, 2017
Special Exhibit "Presidential Pop Culture: The Art of Influencing Perception"
Tues-Sat 9 am-5 pm, Sun 12-5 pm
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, 1337 Hayes Ave., Fremont
$7.50/adult; $6.50/senior; $3/child (age 6-12)
The light-hearted exhibit showcases the evolution of the American Presidency in pop culture. Through movies, music, TV, cartoons, toys, and memorabilia, visitors gain insight into how pop culture shaped and influenced our perception of presidential hopefuls--both winners and losers. Admission is included with the price of a museum ticket. Exhibit will be on display until Oct 8, 2017.

419.332.2081
rbhayes.org

 

Feb 26, 2017 - Apr 2, 2017
Out of This World
1-4 pm
Sandusky Cultural Center, 2130 Hayes Ave. (SR 4), Sandusky
Free
The Sandusky Cultural Center provides educational and entertaining exhibits that stimulate an interest in the fine arts. They provide a focus for multicultural awareness and introduce complex issues and challenging concepts. The featured exhibit is Out of This World. The Gallery is closed on Saturdays, school holidays, vacations, "snow days", etc.
419.625.1188
sanduskyculturalcenter.org

 

Mar 28, 2017; Mar 30, 2017; Apr 4, 2017; Apr 6, 2017; Apr 11, 2017; Apr 13, 2017; Apr 18, 2017; Apr 20, 2017; Apr 25, 2017; Apr 27, 2017; May 2, 2017; May 4, 2017; May 9, 2017; May 11, 2017; May 16, 2017; May 18, 2017; May 23, 2017; May 25, 2017; May 30, 2017
Marksmanship Nights
5-8:30 pm
Camp Perry CMP Competition Center, 1000 Lawrence Dr. (off SR 2), Port Clinton
$5/adult, $2/junior (high school students)
Shooters, including aspiring new shooters, are invited to do practice shooting at the Camp Perry 80-point, 10-meter air gun range is fully equipped with electronic targets that accommodate air rifle, air pistol, or National Match Air Rifle shooting. Instructors and shooting equipment are available at the range.
419.635.2141
thecmp.org/air/cmp-marksmanship-centers/open-public-shooting

 

Mar 28, 2017
RISEing Entrepreneurs Networking & Speaker Series
5 pm
Boom Town Coffee, 217 E. Water St., Sandusky
Join RISE for a casual networking event and sneak peak of new mezzanine of Boom Town Coffee. Meet area entrepreneurs, small business owners, and start-up expert, Dennis Cocco. RSVP to Ryan@ErieCountyEDC.org.

 

Mar 28, 2017
The Birds of Honduras
7-9 pm
Osborn MetroPark - Frost Center, 3910 Perkins Ave., Huron
Mary Warren will present highlights from the 2015 Firelands Audubon Society trip to Honduras.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Mar 29, 2017; Apr 2, 2017; Apr 8, 2017 - Apr 9, 2017; Apr 12, 2017; Apr 19, 2017; Apr 21, 2017; Apr 23, 2017
Eagle Tour
9 am-12 pm & 12:30-3:30 pm
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, 14000 W. SR 2, Oak Harbor
Free
Enjoy our national bird on this bus tour of Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge. See a few nests and discover why so many eagles call the marsh home. Reservations are required.

419.898.0014
fws.gov/refuge/ottawa

 

Mar 29, 2017; Apr 5, 2017; Apr 12, 2017; Apr 19, 2017; Apr 26, 2017; May 3, 2017; May 10, 2017; May 17, 2017; May 24, 2017; May 31, 2017
Jazz Night with Mike Lorentz Trio featuring Evelyn Wright, Ray Porello Jr & Greg Moore
7-10 pm
Slater's Madison Street Pub, 111 Madison St., Port Clinton


419.732.2030
slatersmadisonstreetpub.com

 

Mar 29, 2017; Apr 5, 2017; Apr 12, 2017; Apr 19, 2017; Apr 26, 2017; May 3, 2017; May 10, 2017; May 17, 2017; May 24, 2017; May 31, 2017; Jun 7, 2017; Jun 14, 2017; Jun 21, 2017; Jun 28, 2017; Jul 5, 2017 - Jul 26, 2017; Aug 2, 2017 - Aug 30, 2017
Open Mic Night
7-9 pm
Dregenfly Art LLC, 150 Columbus Ave., Sandusky
Be a spectator or step up to the mic! All ages and talents welcome.

419.656.8445
facebook.com/DregenflyArt.Photography.ArtStudio.DanielleLopez

 

Mar 29, 2017
Wonderful Watercolors
9:30 am-12:30 pm
Osborn MetroPark - Frost Center, 3910 Perkins Ave., Huron
$60/four week session; $15/class
Anyone can create your own watercolor painting by following step by step demonstration by watercolor artist and teacher Clela Stelnicki. Register by contacting Clela at 440.371.5637 or clelasart@gmail.com. A supply list will then be provided by the instructor.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Mar 30, 2017
Lotion Bar Workshop-Healing Herbs
6-9 pm
Schedel Arboretum & Gardens, 19255 W. Portage River S Rd., Elmore
$40/person
Learn how to make 100% natural beauty products at home. Participants will discuss skin types and make a facial mask and lotion bar to try at home. Herbal tea and biscuits will be served. Visit the website to register.

419.862.3182 ext. 117
schedel-gardens.org/events

 

Mar 30, 2017; Apr 6, 2017; Apr 13, 2017; Apr 20, 2017; Apr 27, 2017; May 4, 2017; May 11, 2017; May 18, 2017; May 25, 2017
Trivia League w/DJ EJ
7-9 pm
Slater's Madison Street Pub, 111 Madison St., Port Clinton
Bring your team of 2-4 people. Compete for prizes and a chance to win the Ultimate Trivia Trophy!

419.732.2030
slatersmadisonstreetpub.com

 

Mar 31, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017
Chateau Tebeau Winery Live Entertainment
7-10 pm
Chateau Tebeau Winery, 525 SR 635, Helena
Please visit website for a list of scheduled performers.

419.638.5411
chateautebeauwinery.com

 

Mar 31, 2017
Corduroy Road
7-11 pm
Bell Mell Tavern, 307 Fulton St., Port Clinton


419.732.2760
bellmell.com

 

Mar 31, 2017
Enchanted Story Time
10:30 am
East Sandusky Bay MetroPark - The Enchanted Cottage, 4011 Cleveland Rd., Huron
Free
Enjoy an interactive story time at The Cottage with puppets, finger plays, and more. Registration required; limit 15. All ages with accompanying adult.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Mar 31, 2017
Froggy Friday
7-9 pm
Edison Woods MetroPark, 8111 Smokey Rd., Berlin Heights
Be prepared to get wet and muddy while searching for salamanders and frogs! Nets will be provided. Registration required; limit 15.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Mar 31, 2017
Kaptain Kurt
7-10 pm
Catawba Inn, 4112 Crogan St., Port Clinton
419.797.2501
catawbainn.com

 

Mar 31, 2017; Apr 7, 2017; Apr 14, 2017; Apr 21, 2017; Apr 28, 2017; May 5, 2017; May 12, 2017; May 19, 2017
Karaoke with David Trent
9:30 pm-1:30 am
Slater's Madison Street Pub, 111 Madison St., Port Clinton


419.732.2030
slatersmadisonstreetpub.com

 

Mar 31, 2017; Apr 7, 2017; Apr 14, 2017
Lake Perch Fish Fry
5:30-8 pm
Vermilion-on-the-Lake Clubhouse, 3780 Edgewater Blvd., Vermilion
$15/dinner platter, $11/sandwich
Enjoy perch, chicken and/or a shrimp dinners. Platters include coleslaw, French fries, roll and butter, coffee, and dessert. Soft drinks are available for purchase. BYOB with music provided. Please call for more information.

440.967.9504
volohio.org

 

Mar 31, 2017
Last Born Sons
7:30 pm
The Clinton House, 106 W. Perry St. (SR 163), Port Clinton


419.967.9037
clintonhousepc.com

 

Mar 31, 2017; Apr 7, 2017; Apr 14, 2017
Lenten Fish Fry
5-7 pm
Port Clinton Knights of Columbus, 109 E. Perry St. (SR 163), Port Clinton
$9/adult, $5/child (age 6 and under)
Menu features all-you-can-eat Alaskan Pollock, fries, coleslaw, mac and cheese, applesauce, lemonade, coffee, and dessert.
419.734.1858
kofc1750.com

 

Mar 31, 2017
Owl Prowl
8-10 pm
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, 14000 W. SR 2, Oak Harbor
Free
Experience the refuge at night. Explore the world of owls and learn about their amazing adaptations on this guided hike through the forest. Bring a flashlight and dress for the weather. Reservations are required.

419.898.0014
fws.gov/refuge/ottawa

 

Apr 1, 2017 - May 7, 2017
"100 Moments: Celebrating a Century of the Nation's First Presidential Library"
Mon-Sat 9 am-5 pm, Sun 12-5 pm (Closed Easter)
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, 1337 Hayes Ave., Fremont
$7.50/adult; $6.50/senior; $3/child (age 6-12)
The vaults are being opened to show artifacts, documents, and historic photos that highlight the 100-year history of the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library and Museums. Exhibit begins Oct 1, 2016 and runs through May 7, 2017 (hours vary)

419.332.2081
rbhayes.org

 

Apr 1, 2017
2nd Annual The Island Comes to the Mainland Spring Kick-Off
6-10 pm
Erie Social Shuffleboard Club & Bar, 5686 E. Harbor Rd. (SR 163), Marblehead
$10-20/person
"A Night of Foolishness and Fun" ticket includes an all-you-can-eat buffet from Put-in-Bay and mainland restaurants, music from Island legend, Mike "Mad Dog" Adams, Chinese auction, live auction, prizes, and giveaways to kick-off the 2017 season. Visit the website for details on VIP seating and to order tickets. Proceeds benefit the Put-in-Bay Chamber of Commerce.

eventbrite.com/e/a-night-of-foolishness-fun2nd-annualthe-island-comes-to-the-mainland-tickets-31932891137

 

Apr 1, 2017; Apr 8, 2017; Apr 15, 2017; Apr 22, 2017; Apr 29, 2017; May 6, 2017 - May 27, 2017; Jun 3, 2017 - Jun 24, 2017
Black Bear Saloon Live Entertainment
8:30 pm-12 am
Black Bear Saloon at Sawmill Creek, 400 Sawmill Creek Dr., (off US 6) Huron
Gather at Sawmill Creek Resort for great music, dancing, and drink specials.
419.433.3800
sawmillcreek.com

 

Apr 1, 2017; Aug 19, 2017; Sep 9, 2017; Nov 4, 2017
Free Genealogy Websites Workshop
9:30-11:30 am
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, at Spiegel Grove, 1337 Hayes Ave., Fremont
$10/person
Head Librarian, Becky Hill, will teach attendees the basics of how to utilize the free genealogical websites in their family history research. Registration is required.
419.332.2081
rbhayes.org

 

Apr 1, 2017
Jukebox Band
9:30 pm
Mr. Ed's Bar & Grille, 225 W. Lakeshore Dr. (SR 163), Port Clinton


419.732.2645
mredsportclinton.com

 

Apr 1, 2017
Nature Tots
10:30-11:30 am
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, 14000 W. SR 2, Oak Harbor
Free
Children ages 3-5 are invited to bring their favorite adult for nature crafts, stories, and outdoor fun. Be sure to dress for the weather. Reservations required.
419.898.0014
fws.gov/refuge/ottawa

 

Apr 1, 2017
Noah Hunt and Jason Dennie
8 pm
The Listening Room in OurGuest Inn & Suites, 220 E. Perry St. (SR 163), Port Clinton
$15/person (plus 2-drink minimum)
Noah Hunt, lead singer of Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band & Jason Dennie will hit The Listening Room stage. Noah has been the voice of KWS since 1997, and Jason is a guitar virtuoso. You'll hear KWS hits like "Blue on Black," which was #1 on US Rock charts, and you'll get to hear some of their new tunes.
419.734.7050
thelisteningroompc.com

 

Apr 1, 2017
Opening Weekend with a Wildflower Hike
1-5 pm
Old Woman Creek National Estuarine Research Reserve, 2514 Cleveland Rd. E (US 6), Huron
Explore Old Woman Creek and the Visitor Center.

419.433.4601
oldwomancreek.org

 

Apr 1, 2017
Roaring 20's Gatsby Murder Mystery
5:30 pm
Osteria Gusto at Firelands Winery, 917 Bardshar Rd., Sandusky
$69/person
Let Osteria Gusto take you back to the times of prohibition during the roaring 20's for a night of mystery and mayhem! Gatsby costumes are more than welcome. Price includes an interactive night of murder and mystery, roaring 20's themed menu, and plenty of laughs! Reservations are required.

419.625.5474
firelandswinery.com

 

Apr 1, 2017 - Apr 2, 2017
Seussical The Musical
Bellevue Society for the Arts, 205 Maple St., Bellevue
$20/adult, $18/senior (ages 60 and older), $16/student
“Oh, the thinks you can think,” when Dr. Seuss’ best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper!

419.484.2787
bellevuearts.net

 

Apr 1, 2017 - Oct 8, 2017
Special Exhibit "Presidential Pop Culture: The Art of Influencing Perception"
Mon-Sat 9 am-5 pm, Sun 12-5 pm
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, 1337 Hayes Ave., Fremont
$7.50/adult; $6.50/senior; $3/child (age 6-12)
The light-hearted exhibit showcases the evolution of the American Presidency in pop culture. Through movies, music, TV, cartoons, toys, and memorabilia, visitors gain insight into how pop culture shaped and influenced our perception of presidential hopefuls--both winners and losers. Admission is included with the price of a museum ticket.

419.332.2081
rbhayes.org

 

Apr 1, 2017
Swampers
1-2:30 pm
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, 14000 W. SR 2, Oak Harbor
Free
Children ages 6-12 are invited to bring their favorite adult for nature crafts, stories, and outdoor fun. Be sure to dress for the weather. Registration required.
419.898.0014
fws.gov/refuge/ottawa

 

Apr 1, 2017
The LANCE and JERRY Show
9 pm-1 am
Slater's Madison Street Pub, 111 Madison St., Port Clinton


419.732.2030
slatersmadisonstreetpub.com

 

Apr 1, 2017
Vermilion Arts Guild Workshop: The Joy of Landscape Painting in Pastels
10:30 am-3 pm
Main Street Vermilion, 685 Main St. (SR 60), Vermilion
$25/person (bring your own supplies), $35/person (supplies provided)
Intermediate pastels. Please call to register.

440.963.0772
mainstreetvermilion.org

 

Apr 2, 2017; Jul 9, 2017
Dolinar
6-9 pm
Canoe Club Wine Bar, 5831 E. Harbor Rd. (SR 163), Marblehead


419.960.7030
canoeclubwinebar.com

 

Apr 2, 2017
Firelands Musical Arts Series: "Cleveland Orchestra Brass Trio"
3:30 pm
Firelands Presbyterian Church, 2626 E. Harbor Rd. (SR 163), Port Clinton
$15/adult; students and children free
"Factory Seconds" but second to none. Visit the website for more information or season tickets.
419.734.6211
musicalartsportclinton.com

 

Apr 2, 2017; Apr 9, 2017; Apr 16, 2017; Apr 23, 2017; Apr 30, 2017; May 7, 2017; May 14, 2017; May 21, 2017; May 28, 2017; Jun 4, 2017; Jun 11, 2017; Jun 18, 2017; Jun 25, 2017; Jul 2, 2017; Jul 9, 2017; Jul 16, 2017; Jul 23, 2017; Jul 30, 2017; Aug 6, 2017; Aug 13, 2017; Aug 20, 2017; Aug 27, 2017
Life Tree Cafe
6 pm
Trinity United Methodist Church, 135 Adams St., Port Clinton
Free
One-hour short movie followed by sharing thoughts and opinions on topics. Free refreshments provided.

419.732.3161

 

Apr 3, 2017
MetroPark Hikers
5-6 pm
Osborn MetroPark - Frost Center Deck, 3910 Perkins Ave., Huron
Spring is here! Walk the trails and look at the beautiful flowers in bloom.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 5, 2017
American Red Cross Blood Drive
12-6 pm
Holiday Inn Express-Bay Harbor Room, 50 N.E. Catawba Rd. (SR 53), Port Clinton
Reserve online with the sponsor code: OTTAWASUMMER. Walk-ins welcome.

800.733.2767
redcrossblood.org

 

Apr 5, 2017
Audra's Wine & Design: Easter Craft
7 pm
Audra's Floral, 514 W. Oak St., Oak Harbor
$35/person
Create an Easter-themed mesh wreath. Class fee includes all supplies, two glasses of wine and a light snack. Call for reservations.

419.898.1155
audrasfloral.com

 

Apr 6, 2017
Beer & Wine Tasting: Southern Derby-Style Theme
6:30-8 pm
Schedel Arboretum & Gardens, 19255 W. Portage River S Rd., Elmore
$30/person
Enjoy three tiers of fun Derby-themed foods each with a 4 oz. sample of beer or wine. Visit the website for a menu and to register.

419.862.3182
schedel-gardens.org/events

 

Apr 7, 2017
Classroom Kayaking
7-9 pm
Osborn MetroPark - Frost Center, 3910 Perkins Ave., Huron
So you want to learn how to kayak, but you don’t want to look foolish on the water or struggle in front of strangers? Good news! This class is taught in a dry classroom with no water. You will gain experience with paddling gear, strokes, and rescues with the aid of our kayak simulator. Ages 12+. Registration required; limit 20.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 7, 2017
Eagle Tour
12:30-3:30 pm
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, 14000 W. SR 2, Oak Harbor
Free
Enjoy our national bird on this bus tour of Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge. See a few nests and discover why so many eagles call the marsh home. Reservations are required.

419.898.0014
fws.gov/refuge/ottawa

 

Apr 7, 2017; May 5, 2017
Steve Brownell
7:30-10:30 pm
Bell Mell Tavern, 307 Fulton St., Port Clinton


419.732.2760
bellmell.com

 

Apr 7, 2017
The Texas Tenors
7:30 pm
Sandusky State Theatre, 107 Columbus Ave., Sandusky
$30-60/person
Over 100 million people from around the world tuned in to NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” in 2009 to see The Texas Tenors become the highest ranking vocal group in the history of the show. From Alabama to Puccini, John Hagen, Marcus Collins and JC Fisher bring their unique blend of country, gospel, classical, and Broadway to the stage.
877.626.1950
sanduskystate.com

 

Apr 8, 2017
Annual Easter Egg Hunt
2 pm
Adolphus Kraemer Park and Downtown Oak Harbor
Free
Easter Egg Hunt at Log Cabin (Adolphus Kraemer Park) followed by a candy hunt through downtown Oak Harbor and an opportunity to visit with Mr. and Mrs. Bunny and have a picture taken and a chance to win a special "Golden Egg" basket.
419.898.0479
oakharborohio.net

 

Apr 8, 2017
Art & Craft Show
9 am-4 pm
Resurrection Lutheran Church, 2370 N.E. Catawba Rd. (SR 53), Port Clinton
Featuring area vendors and raffles. A fundraiser for an addition to Catawba's only church.

419.797.4628
resurrectiononcatawba.com

 

Apr 8, 2017
Cherry On Top
9:30 am
Mr. Ed's Bar & Grille, 225 W. Lakeshore Dr. (SR 163), Port Clinton


419.732.2645
mredsportclinton.com

 

Apr 8, 2017
Early Bird Party
11 am-6 pm
The Village Pump, 103 Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island
The early bird gets the worm! Start 2017 with the Village Pump Early Bird Party - fun, food, games, live entertainment, and prizes.

419.746.2281
villagepumpkioh.com

 

Apr 8, 2017
Easter Egg Hunt
2-4 pm
Osborn MetroPark, 3910 Perkins Ave., Huron
Free
Join Vacationland Federal Credit Union and Erie MetroParks for one of the most exciting Easter egg hunts in the area. There will be over 2,000 eggs, live bunnies, crafts, and prizes. Dollar Dog will be on site so bring your camera.
419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 8, 2017 - Apr 9, 2017; May 13, 2017 - May 14, 2017; Jun 10, 2017 - Jun 11, 2017; Jul 8, 2017 - Jul 9, 2017; Sep 9, 2017 - Sep 10, 2017; Oct 14, 2017 - Oct 15, 2017; Nov 11, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017; Dec 2, 2017 - Dec 3, 2017
Fremont Flea Market
Sat 9 am-4 pm, Sun 9 am-3 pm
Sandusky County Fairgrounds, 712 North St., Fremont
Free
Inside and outside vendors. Free admission and free parking.
419.332.5604
sanduskycountyfair.com

 

Apr 8, 2017; May 13, 2017
Hike the Dikes
9 am
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, 14000 W. SR 2, Oak Harbor
Free
Explore Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge with leaders from Ottawa NWR, Magee Marsh, and Black Swamp Bird Observatory. Watch for Bald Eagles; learn about birds, butterflies, wetland mammals, and much more.

419.898.0014
fws.gov/refuge/ottawa

 

Apr 8, 2017
The Dog Who Saved Easter
12 pm
Sandusky State Theatre, 107 Columbus Ave., Sandusky
Free
The Bannister’s are heading out on a family cruise and sending Zeus to doggie day care. Everything is going according to plan until the daycare’s crosstown rival hires a trio of crooks to sabotage the fledgling business. Zeus will make some new friends and new enemies as he uses all his tricks to save the daycare and Easter!

877.626.1950
sanduskystate.com

 

Apr 8, 2017
Walker McGuire
8 pm
The Listening Room in OurGuest Inn & Suites, 220 E. Perry St. (SR 163), Port Clinton
$15/person (plus 2-drink minimum)
This duo broke onto the scene when their debut single premiered on the Big D & Bubba Show, and they haven't looked back. Call or visit the website for reservations.

419.734.7050
thelisteningroompc.com

 

Apr 9, 2017; Jun 4, 2017
Jordan Wiewandt
6 pm
Canoe Club Wine Bar, 5831 E. Harbor Rd. (SR 163), Marblehead


419.960.7030
canoeclubwinebar.com

 

Apr 10, 2017
Full Moon Night Hike
9-11 pm
Osborn MetroPark - Frost Center Deck, 3910 Perkins Ave., Huron
Come and walk the trails of Osborn MetroPark under the light of a full moon and look for wildlife.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 10, 2017
MetroPark Hikers
5-6 pm
Huron River Path MetroPark, 1805 River Rd., Huron
Walk through the tall grass meadow trails and through the woods. You never know what wildlife you’re going to see!

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 12, 2017
Audra's Wine & Design: Easter Centerpiece
7 pm
Audra's Floral, 514 W. Oak St., Oak Harbor
$35/person
Make your own fresh flower table piece. Class fee includes all supplies, two glasses of wine and a light snack. Call for reservations.

419.898.1155
audrasfloral.com

 

Apr 12, 2017
Leigh Nash
7 pm
The Listening Room in OurGuest Inn & Suites, 220 E. Perry St. (SR 163), Port Clinton
$25/person (plus 2-drink minimum)
Her hits with Sixpence None the Richer include "Kiss Me" and "There She Goes Again." Her new album is something else, with a classic sound, which she flawlessly performs live. Call or visit the website for reservations.

419.734.7050
thelisteningroompc.com

 

Apr 12, 2017
MetroPark Hikers
10:30-11:30 am
Huron River Path MetroPark, 1805 River Rd., Huron
Take a walk and enjoy the sights and sounds of the local wildlife.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 14, 2017
Jazz @ 8 Series presents "Jazz Goes to Hollywood"
8 pm
Sandusky State Theatre, 107 Columbus Ave., Sandusky
$12/person
Michael Shirtz joins with up and coming jazz pianist Danny Bauer for a tribute to the music of Hollywood.

877.626.1950
sanduskystate.com

 

Apr 14, 2017
Papa's Boys
7-11 pm
Bell Mell Tavern, 307 Fulton St., Port Clinton


419.732.2760
bellmell.com

 

Apr 14, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017
Sunset Strip
9:30 pm
Mr. Ed's Bar & Grille, 272 Delaware Ave., Put-in-Bay
Free


419.285.5042
mredsputinbay.com

 

Apr 14, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017; Apr 21, 2017
Twilight Bus Tours
6-9 pm
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, 14000 W. SR 2, Oak Harbor
Free
Take an evening bus tour of the refuge for a chance to see wildlife active at dusk and into the night. Destinations vary depending on wildlife use and activity. Reservation required.

419.898.0014
fws.gov/refuge/ottawa

 

Apr 15, 2017
11th Annual Island PJ Party
8 pm-2 am
Mr. Ed's Bar & Grille, 272 Delaware Ave., Put-in-Bay
Free
Ready to start the season at Put-in-Bay? Break out those sexy, funny, or unique PJ's and head to Mr. Ed's on South Bass Island. Great prizes, contests, and entertainment.
419.285.5042
mredsputinbay.com

 

Apr 15, 2017; May 20, 2017; Sep 16, 2017; Oct 14, 2017
CMP Monthly Airgun Matches
Camp Perry Gary Anderson CMP Competition Center, 1000 Lawrence Rd., Port Clinton
CMP Monthly Matches feature a Junior Air Rifle 3x20, 60 Shots Air Rifle Standing, 60 Shots Air Pistol, a 20 shot Novice Prone stage a National Match Air Rifle 20 Shot Standing, Garand Course and 3x20 events. Spectators are welcome to attend.

419.635.2141
thecmp.org/air/cmp-competition-center-event-matches/monthly-air-rifle-and-air-pistol-matches/

 

Apr 15, 2017
Hayes Easter Egg Roll
2-3:30 pm
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, 1337 Hayes Ave., Fremont
Three hard-boiled, colored eggs
Children ages 3-10 are invited to participate in a variety of egg games that replicate the famous White House Easter Egg Roll started by President Rutherford B. Hayes. Face painting, corn hole games, craft activities, and visits with the Easter Bunny.

419.332.2081
rbhayes.org

 

Apr 15, 2017
Neon White
9:30 pm
Mr. Ed's Bar & Grille, 225 W. Lakeshore Dr. (SR 163), Port Clinton


419.732.2645
mredsportclinton.com

 

Apr 16, 2017
34th Annual Easter Brunch
10:30 am-3 pm
Sawmill Creek Resort, 400 Sawmill Creek Dr. (off US 6), Huron
$25.95/adult, $10.95/child (age 4-11)
Featuring a breakfast station, salad station, pasta station, carving station, dessert station, children's zone, and more. Call today to make your reservation.
419.433.3800 ext. 1
sawmillcreek.com

 

Apr 17, 2017
MetroPark Hikers
5-6 pm
East Sandusky Bay MetroPark - Eagle Point, 3819 Cleveland Rd., Sandusky
Take a walk and enjoy the sights and sounds of the local wildlife.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 19, 2017
Brown Bag Lunch: Walk Through Erie County's History
12 pm
Sandusky Library, 114 W. Adams St., Sandusky
Recently, the Erie County Historical Society launched a new website packed with a variety of resources and three Sandusky walking tours. Join Erie County Historical Society Board members as they share all that the new website has to offer.

419.625.3834
www.sanduskylib.org

 

Apr 19, 2017
MetroPark Hikers
10:30-11:30 am
East Sandusky Bay MetroPark - Eagle Point, 3819 Cleveland Rd., Sandusky
Take a walk and enjoy the sights and sounds of the local wildlife.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 19, 2017
Wine & Paint Party
6-8 pm
Chateau Tebeau Winery, 525 SR 635, Helena
$50/person
Perfect for beginners with step-by-step instructions. All supplies are included. Reservations are required and can be made online or by phone. Kitchen will be open; cash bar available.

419.572.0796
artselfexpressions.com/reservations

 

Apr 20, 2017
Painting with Donna: Dandelion "Wish" Canvas
6-9 pm
Schedel Arboretum & Gardens, 19255 W. Portage River S Rd., Elmore
$40/person
Create up to three small canvas paintings with artist Donna Ebert. All materials and one complimentary glass of wine or soda is included. Visit the website to see the project and register.

419.862.3182
schedel-gardens.org/events

 

Apr 21, 2017
Decades Entertainment presents “Decades Rewind”
7:30 pm
Sandusky State Theatre, 107 Columbus Ave., Sandusky
$38-43/person
Take a trip down melody lane with Decades Rewind, featuring over 60 songs effortlessly blended into unique medleys from the most prominent decades in music history. This fully live concert experience features an 8-piece rock band and 6 brilliant rocking vocalists surrounded by rock and roll stage lighting, poignant videos of American culture, and over 100 costume changes.
877.626.1950
sanduskystate.com

 

Apr 21, 2017
Movies at the Library: "Fences" (PG-13)
7-9 pm
Ida Rupp Library, 310 Madison St., Port Clinton
Free
Troy Maxson makes his living as a sanitation worker in 1950s Pittsburgh. Maxson once dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player, but was deemed too old when the major leagues began admitting black athletes. Bitter over his missed opportunity, Troy creates further tension in his family when he squashes his son's chance to meet a college football recruiter.
419.732.3212
idarupp.org

 

Apr 21, 2017 - Apr 23, 2017; Apr 28, 2017 - Apr 30, 2017
Spring Glass Negatives Exhibit
Maritime Museum of Sandusky, 125 Meigs St., Sandusky
$10/museum member, $15/non-member
Enjoy exhibitions of unique nautical prints made from glass negatives from the collection of Gordon Wendt, past local maritime historian, author, lecturer, and collector of nautical artifacts. This wonderful collection of glass negatives contains 800+ pieces ranging from the 1850s through the 1940s. On April 21 there will be a grand opening Wine & Cheese Party from 7-9 pm. Limited prints of the negatives will be available for purchase via reservation and will be made available after the show for $50 (without a mat). 

419.624.0274
sanduskymaritime.org

 

Apr 21, 2017; May 19, 2017
Tim Blake & Michele
7-11 pm
Bell Mell Tavern, 307 Fulton St., Port Clinton


419.732.2760
bellmell.com

 

Apr 22, 2017
Adopt-A-Beach
9:30-11:30 am
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, 14000 W. SR 2, Oak Harbor
Free
Human nature protecting mother nature. Celebrate Earth Day by helping remove litter from the beaches along beautiful Lake Erie. Reservations required.

419.898.0014
fws.gov/refuge/ottawa

 

Apr 22, 2017
Bald Eagle Watch
1-3 pm
Osborn MetroPark, Frost Center, 3910 Perkins Ave., Huron
American Bald Eagle's nests can weigh over 2,000 lbs. Follow along in a caravan and visit several nests within the area. Bring a camera. Binoculars and spotting scope will be provided.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 22, 2017 - Apr 23, 2017
Earth Day Faery Fest
Sat 10 am-5 pm, Sun 1-5 pm
Mulberry Creek Herb Farm, 3312 Bogart Rd., Huron
Free
Demonstration on fresh herbs and vegetables; no electricity required. Master gardeners and herb farm staff will focus on specifics and answer questions. Reservations appreciated.
419.433.6126
mulberrycreek.com

 

Apr 22, 2017
Eric Sowers Band
9:30 pm
Mr. Ed's Bar & Grille, 225 W. Lakeshore Dr. (SR 163), Port Clinton


419.732.2645
mredsportclinton.com

 

Apr 22, 2017
Spring Wine Fling
1-7 pm
Kelley's Island Wine Company, 418 Woodford Rd., Kelleys Island
Free
A family-friendly event that marks the beginning of the season. Offering free wine tastings, live music, lowest wine prices of the season, giveaways, and other festival fun!

419.746.2678
kelleysislandwineco.com

 

Apr 22, 2017
Step Into Spring
Various locations, Marblehead
Lion's Club pancake breakfast and Car Show in the village parking lot.

419.798.4471
facebook.com/Marblehead-Merchants-Group-951498234889641/

 

Apr 22, 2017; May 12, 2017 - May 13, 2017; Jun 15, 2017 - Jun 16, 2017; Jun 30, 2017; Jul 2, 2017; Jul 27, 2017 - Jul 28, 2017; Oct 13, 2017 - Oct 14, 2017
Tricky Dick
9 pm
Round House Bar, 228 Delaware Ave., Put-in-Bay


419.285.2323
theroundhousebar.com

 

Apr 22, 2017
Vermilion Arts Guild Workshop: Landscape in Triad (R/Y/B)
9:30 am-4 pm
Tiffany's Flowers at the Old Town Hall, 736 Main St., Vermilion
$45/person
Intermediate watercolorists drawing grid. Please call to register.

440.963.0772
mainstreetvermilion.org

 

Apr 22, 2017
Wine Tasting at the Zoo
7-9 pm
Toledo Zoo-Arctic, 2 Hippo Way, Toledo
$45/zoo member, $50/non-member
Enjoy a delectable mix of wine tasting, hors d'oeuvres, live music, and socializing. Bring your friends for a fun evening for all, or make it a romantic couple's night out. Visit the website to purchase tickets.

419.385.5721
toledozoo.org

 

Apr 23, 2017
David Lester
6-9 pm
Canoe Club Wine Bar, 5831 E. Harbor Rd. (SR 163), Marblehead


419.960.7030
canoeclubwinebar.com

 

Apr 23, 2017 - May 2, 2017
Fun and Games
1-4 pm
Sandusky Cultural Center, 2130 Hayes Ave. (SR 4), Sandusky
Free
The Sandusky Cultural Center provides educational and entertaining exhibits that stimulate an interest in the fine arts. They provide a focus for multicultural awareness and introduce complex issues and challenging concepts. The featured exhibit is Fun and Games. The Gallery is closed on Saturdays, school holidays, vacations, "snow days", etc.
419.625.1188
sanduskyculturalcenter.org

 

Apr 23, 2017
Whiskey Light Celebration
2 pm
Round House Bar, 228 Delaware Ave., Put-in-Bay
Featuring entertainment with Ray Fogg.

419.285.2323
theroundhousebar.com

 

Apr 24, 2017
MetroPark Hikers
5-6 pm
Edison Woods MetroPark, 8728 Mason Rd., Berlin Heights
Explore the prairies of Edison Woods MetroPark.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 26, 2017
MetroPark Hikers
10:30-11:30 am
Edison Woods MetroPark, 8728 Mason Rd., Berlin Heights
Explore the prairies of Edison Woods MetroPark.

419.625.7783
eriemetroparks.org

 

Apr 26, 2017; May 31, 2017
Presidential History Book Club
12 pm
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library and Museums, at Spiegel Grove, 1337 Hayes Ave., Fremont
Free
All are invited to read and discuss books about the presidency. Participants are asked to bring their lunch. This month, the club is reading "Rutherford B. Hayes: Warrior & President" by Ari Hoogenboom.

419.332.2081
rbhayes.org

 

Apr 27, 2017
Ty Herndon
8 pm
The Listening Room in OurGuest Inn & Suites, 220 E. Perry St. (SR 163), Port Clinton
$39/person (plus 2-drink minimum)
Ty Herndon has four number one hits, 17 Billboard-charting singles, and over five million records sold. Call or visit the website for reservations.

419.734.7050
thelisteningroompc.com

 

Apr 28, 2017 - Apr 30, 2017; May 5, 2017 - May 7, 2017
"Game Show"
Fri-Sat 8 pm; Sun 2 pm
Genoa Civic Theatre, 509 1/2 Main St., Genoa
This comedy goes behind the scenes and then in front of the cameras as it follows five fascinating contestants: a fidgety Vietnam veteran; a know-it-all senator's assistant; a cocky young filmmaker; a dizzy housewife/author; and a bubbly senior citizen--from the time they meet backstage at a popular game show until one of them wins the grand prize.

419.855.3103
genoacivictheatre.com

 

Apr 28, 2017
2017 Warriors Wangling Walleye Charity Fishing Tournament
7 am-4 pm
Lake Erie, Port Clinton
$300/team
Four-angler team format. One member from each ream must be an Honorable Discharged Veteran or currently active duty, and proof is required with entry form. Call or visit the Facebook page for event details and registration information. Must register before Apr 14, 2017.

419.573.2868
facebook.com/warriorswanglingwalleye

 

Apr 28, 2017
Buz Anderson Project
7-11 pm
Bell Mell Tavern, 307 Fulton St., Port Clinton


419.732.2760
bellmell.com

 

Apr 28, 2017 - Apr 30, 2017
Catawba Island Boat Show
Fri 12-6 pm, Sat 10 am-6 pm, Sun 11 am-5 pm
Catawba Island Club, 4235 E. Beachclub Rd., Port Clinton
Free
This three-day, value-driven sale gives guests the opportunity to take advantage of the best boating deals and compare the latest in boating. Whether you like fishing, sailing, water sports, or just looking for a fun way to spend a day with the family, this show will have something for everyone.

440.899.5009
catawbaislandoatshow.com

 

Apr 28, 2017 - Apr 29, 2017; Jun 1, 2017; Jun 8, 2017; Jun 12, 2017; Jun 14, 2017; Jun 18, 2017 - Jun 19, 2017; Jun 27, 2017 - Jun 28, 2017; Jul 5, 2017 - Jul 6, 2017; Jul 9, 2017; Jul 11, 2017 - Jul 12, 2017; Jul 23, 2017; Jul 25, 2017 - Jul 27, 2017; Jul 31, 2017; Aug 2, 2017; Aug 13, 2017; Aug 20, 2017; Aug 23, 2017; Aug 30, 2017 - Aug 31, 2017; Sep 23, 2017; Sep 30, 2017; Oct 7, 2017; Oct 14, 2017
Jamison Charles
8pm
Mojito Bay, 389 Catawba Ave., Put-in-Bay
419.285.2275
mojitobaypib.com