Blessing of the Fleet
May 10, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The 30th annual blessing of boats and aircraft servicing the Bass Islands will be held at 11 a.m. off Fox’s Dock, adjacent to the Jet Express Dock downtown. Local clergy will bless the vessels, a centuries old tradition in ports worldwide. Vehicles from the island volunteer fire department, EMS and police department will also be blessed. The Put-in-Bay School Choir will perform and coffee, hot chocolate and cookies will be served on the dock.