A memorable Labor Day weekend on the north coast


Canons shot every hour on the hour on the shores of Lake Erie at Waterworks Park during the Bicentennial Celebration Photo by Jasmine Cupp

Labor Day weekend the festivities and celebrations of the Bicentennial of the Battle of Lake Erie brought together thousands of visitors and hundreds of volunteers; a number of spectacular ships and their crews; a flotilla of 2000 private boats of all kinds; America’s Band of the US Navy; TBDBITL from The Ohio State University; Grammy-nominated songstress Iris DeMent, Nashville entertainers Willis, Kelly and Rogers; a pirate or two; militia and naval re-enactors; and children of all ages.

Bicentennial Put-In-Bay Saturday

Photo by Joan Zavagno Windnogel

Put-In-Bay Bicentennial photos by Donna Lueke and Joan Zavagno Windnogel

Bicentennial Port Clinton Saturday

Port Clinton Bicentennial photos by Jasmine Cupp 

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