Who would guess that the fastest speeds one can travel on South Bass Island are a little remote control car at Put-in-Bay Raceway!? Yup! You can Zoom Zoom around a specially constructed banked track at more than 50 miles per hour, a speed which would lap those Put-in-Bay Golf Carts if given the change.
Put-in-Bay Raceway Particulars
A perfect activity for a summers days, race against your friends for only $2 per racer. This is great fun for all ages! Challenge up to four other racers for a heart-throbbing 2 ½ minute race around the oval track. You don’t know what can happen during those precious few minutes but hopefully, you’ll come through victorious! Race your friends and family to see who will be king of the Rock!
Put-in-Bay Raceway Location
It is centrally located on Delaware Avenue across from the Carriage House Gift Shop and next to Sunstoppers. You can easily fit this in during a packed day on South Bass Island. Put-in-Bay Raceway is close to some of the most popular things on the island.
Put-in-Bay Raceway Neighbors
The closet family friendly neighbors of Put-in-Bay Raceway include Kimberly’s Carousel, DeRivera Park, and the Put-in-Bay Candy Bar.
Kimberly’s Carousel is a beautiful vintage carousel, one of the few left in the country! Take a ride on one of the many hand-painted animals including favorite Petey the Perch while listening to the fun carnival themed music.
DeRivera Park is the green space of downtown Put-in-Bay. The charming park located in the center of downtown, families love the picnic tables and BBQ pits located throughout the park. There is also a gazebo and a playground for kids of all ages.
The Put-in-Bay Candy Bar sells everything from old-timey favorites to contemporary confections. They also sell delicious ice creams in lots of amazing and unusual flavors. Grab a cone and sit outside after a thrilling race at the Put-in-Bay Raceway.
Time spent on South Bass Island is always special. Whether you come for the weekend or the whole summer, you are sure to make memories to last a lifetime.
There are many ways to get to the island. The Jet Express Ferry and Miller Ferry are two popular options. Own a boat? Reserve a dock at one of the many island docks before heading to the island. Put-in-Bay is also home to the two runway Put-in-Bay Airport.
Lodging on the island is wide and varied. The Put-in-Bay Condos and Put-in-Bay Villas are both excellent choices are groups or families. These luxurious vacation homes include full kitchens, decks, and very comfortable sleeping quarters.
For a more resort-oriented atmosphere, reserve a room at the Put-in-Bay Resort. The islands largest and most modern resort hotels is right downtown and include suites and smaller rooms. It is home to the popular Blue Marlin Pool Bar voted the island most popular for many years running.
The Bay Lodging Resort is another option for large groups or special occasions. Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties love staying here. They have various sized rooms, and the only indoor-outdoor pool on the island, and an amazing tiki bar.
Wherever you choose to stay, make your reservations soon by calling the Put-in-Bay Reservation Center at 888-742-7829