BREW AND BBQ, daily, through Jul 01, Cedar Point, a BBQ and craft beer festival in FrontierTown.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: EMILY KEENER, Tuesday Jun 19, 8:15 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside.
HOT HARLEY NIGHTS, Thursday Jun 21, 6-9pm, Rayz On The Bay in Bayview, with a chance to win a key that could start a new Harley.
THIRD THURSDAY: MUSIC, FLOWERS, AND A SUNSET, Thursday Jun 21, 6:30 pm, Vermilion.
SANDUSKY PRIDE FESTIVAL, Thursday Jun 21-Sunday Jun 24, downtown Sandusky, a new all-inclusive event endorsing equality while targeting togetherness.
12TH ANNUAL SUMMIT RACING EQUIPMENT NHRA NATIONALS Thursday Jun 21-Sunday Jun 24, Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park, Norwalk
RAMINATOR MONSTER TRUCK, Friday Jun 22, Kasper Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram, Sandusky, with photo ops all day and car crushing at 5pm.
REMEMBER CRUISIN’ CAR CLUB CAR SHOW, Fridays, 4-8 pm, downtown Sandusky
PARTY AT THE PLAZA, Friday Jun 22, 6-9:30pm, downtown Sandusky, with music from Tight Wadd
LIVE PERFORMANCE: JAZZ @ 8 SERIES PRESENTS “AN EVENING WITH JACKIE WARREN,” Friday Jun 22, 8 pm, Sandusky State Theatre.
OHIO SCOTTISH GAMES, Friday & Saturday Jun 22 & 23, Lorain County Fairgrounds, Wellington, with dinner & celtic music Friday by Mclans, Little Fire and American Rogues. Saturday will be the competitions, bagpipe bands competitions, highland dancing, and border collie herding demonstrations. Friday, Jun 22 6-10pm, Saturday Jun 23 8am-6:30pm.
PYRATE FEST X, Friday Jun 22-Monday Jun 25, DeRivera Park, Put-in-Bay, with special shows, events, and more for kids and adults.
U.S. BRIG NIAGARA AT PUT-IN-BAY, Friday-Sunday Jun 23-25, Put-in-Bay Harbor, with tours and day sails.
DAYTIME ISLAND HOPPING CRUISE, Saturday Jun 23 & Monday-Friday Jun 25-29, 9:30 am-6:30 pm, Goodtime I, Jackson St. Pier, Sandusky, to both Kelleys Island and Put-in-Bay.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: LITTLE RIVER BAND, Saturday Jun 23, 8:15 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: COMEDY NIGHT SHOW WIH JASON LAWHEAD, JOE LIST, BRET ERNST & JIMMY SHUBERT, plus a pig roast and charity auction, Saturday Jun 24, Plumbrook Country Club near Sandusky, a benefit for patient care at Firelands Regional Medical Center
BIKE MS: BIKE TO THE BAY, Saturday & Sunday Jun 23 & 24, Owens Community College to Port Clinton High School Saturday, with the course reversing Sunday.
STEIN HOSPICE PYRATE 5K AT PUT-IN-BAY, Sunday Jun 24, 8 am registration; 9 am race, DeRivera Park, Put-in-Bay.
GIRAFFE DAY AT MONSOON LAGOON, Sunday Jun 24, with giraffe gifts for guests in honor of the forthcoming birth of a baby giraffe for mama-to-be, Macey. A portion of the gate fees will go to giraffe conservation.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: BARENAKED LADIES WITH BETTER THAN EZRA AND KT TUNSTALL, Sunday Jun 24, 6:45 pm, Toledo Zoo Amphitheatre
MOVIES BY THE BAY, Monday Jun 25, 9 pm, Paper District Marina Amphitheater, Sandusky, with a screening of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
U.S. BRIG NIAGARA DAY SAIL, Monday Jun 25, 1-5 pm, Fox’s Dock, Put-in-Bay.
DETROIT FIREWORKS & DINNER CRUISE, Monday Jun 25, 5:30 pm-1 am, Jet Express, Port Clinton.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: MIKE SUPER-MAGIC & ILLUSION, Wednesday Jun 27, 7:30 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside.
WOODVILLE 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION, Thursday June 28-Sunday Jun 30, Trail Marker Park, with a festival, games, midway rides and fireworks Saturday Jun 30 at 10 p.m. at Trail Marker Park.
SUMMER MOVIE CLUBHOUSE, Tuesdays at 9:30am, Cinemark Stadium, Sandusky, with a different recently released G or PG films for kids shown each week.
CRUISIN’ ON THE SQUARE, Tuesdays from 4-8 pm, Milan Village Square, with as many as 150 cars on display every Tuesday. Music and door prizes; also includes a farmers market.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: WASHINGTON PARK GAZEBO CONCERT, Tuesday Jun 19, 7 pm, downtown Sandusky, featuring Olde Mill Brass Quartet.
SCREENING OF TOMBSTONE, Tuesday Jun 19, 7pm, Sandusky State Theatre
MARKSMANSHIP NIGHTS, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Camp Perry, Port Clinton at the air gun range. Rifles may be rented and pellets can be purchased at the range
THE GATHERING – CAR SHOW, Wednesdays, 4-8 pm, Pizza Hut, Port Clinton.
GIBSONBURG HOMECOMING FESTIVAL, Wednesday Jun 20-Saturday Jun 23.
DIVE-IN MOVIES, Thursdays through Aug 30, Cedar Point Shores Waterpark, a movie night at 8pm for Platinum Pass holders.
WORLD GIRAFFE DAY, Thursday Jun 21, African Safari Wildlife Park, Port Clinton.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: FORGE, Thursday Jun 21, 8:15 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside, Led Zeppelin, Queen, and Pink Floyd, as well as modern performers like Lady Gaga, Imagine Dragons, and more.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: CIARAN SHEEHAN, Friday Jun 22, 8:15 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside.
VINTAGE GRAND PRIX, Friday-Sunday Jun 22-24, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Lexington.
WATERFRONT WINE FESTIVAL, Saturday Jun 23, 4-9pm, Veterans Memorial Park, Avon Lake, with nine local wineries and food from Avon Lake’s finest restaurants.
LORAIN COUNTY COURTHOUSE REDEDICATION CEREMONY, Saturday Jun 23, 6-10:30pm, with tours and a special commemoration.
CEDAR POINT LAX CLASSIC, Saturday Jun 23 – Monday Jun 25, Sports Force Parks at Cedar Point Sports Center, Sandusky, featuring youth and high school lacrosse clubs from the region compete in the inaugural lacrosse tournament.
MAKE-A-WISH HORSESHOE TOURNAMENT, Sunday Jun 24, 12 pm, Kelley’s Island Wine Company
LIVE PERFORMANCE: TIFFIN T-SQUARES, Sunday Jun 24, 2-3 pm, Lakeside.
PORTAGE RIVER FESTIVAL, Sunday Jun 24, 7 am-6 pm, Depot Park, Elmore, with a flea market, craft show, food vendors, cupcake baking contest, car show, 5K run/walk, redneck lawn mower pulling contest, and more.
CHAUTAUQUA CHORAL FESTIVAL “THIS LAND WE LOVE,” Sunday Jun 24, 7:30 pm, Lakeside.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: GENOA AMERICAN LEGION BAND, Sunday Jun 24, 3-4:30 pm, Steele Memorial Bandstand/Gazebo, Lakeside, to commemorate Military Appreciation Day.
RIVERVIEW CRUISE-IN CAR SHOW, Sunday Jun 24, 2-5 pm, Ottawa County Riverview Healthcare Campus, Oak Harbor.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: NORTH COAST CONCERT BAND at the Mayor’s Concert in the Park, Sunday Jun 24, 7pm, Birchard Park, Fremont.
HOOVER SILENT MOVIE NIGHT WITH ORGANIST CLARK WILSON, Monday Jun 25, 8:15 pm Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside.
CRUISE-IN CAR SHOW AND CHAMBER MARKETPLACE/SWAP MEET, Tuesday Jun 26, 5-8 pm, downtown Genoa
TOLEDO ZOO GARDEN TOUR, Tuesday Jun 26, 10:30 am-12 pm, Toledo Zoo
LIVE PERFORMANCE: WASHINGTON PARK GAZEBO CONCERT, Tuesday Jun 26, 7 pm, downtown Sandusky, featuring North Coast Concert Band.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: VERANDAH CONCERT WITH UKULELE ENSEMBLE GRAND ROYALE UKULELISTS OF THE BLACK SWAMP, Wednesday Jun 27, 6:30 pm, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, Fremont
LIVE PERFORMANCE: WE BANJO 3, Thursday Jun 28, 8:15 pm, Hoover Auditorium, Lakeside.
4TH THURSDAY ART WALK, Thursday Jun 28, 5-8 pm, downtown Port Clinton, with live music, live art, and children’s activities. Artists may call to inquire about participation.