History or heritage, fishing or sailing, culinary or wine, cruising or hiking, performance or educational — the Lake Erie Shores & Islands has something to create an amazing group experience for any interest. With more than 90 attraction choices, participants can enjoy multiple days of exploration.

Group gatherings in Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands are certainly a great value. Group discounts, complimentary parking and conference services ensure the experience won’t put a strain on your wallet. Let Lake Erie Shores & Islands help with a customized itinerary to make group planning as easy as a Lake Erie breeze.

Island Transportation and Put-in-Bay Tour Train

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Island Transportation and Put-in-Bay Tour Train, Put-in-Bay, Ohio

After arriving on South Bass Island via ferry (Miller Ferry, Jet Express or Goodtime), enjoy a one-hour narrated tour of the island before making stops at various attractions of your choice. Island Transportation can package transportation (including a ferry), lunch and attraction tickets for one price. Enjoy island wineries, caves and other amazing attractions, as well as the shopping and entertainment of downtown Put-in-Bay.

Liberty Aviation Museum

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Liberty Aviation Museum, Port Clinton, Ohio

Learn the aviation history of the Tin Goose Ford TriMotor and the shortest commercial airline in the country at this museum showcasing operational, historical aircraft and vehicles, including Georgie’s Gal, a WWII B-25 Mitchell Bomber; a U.S. Navy WWII TBM Avenger; and a PT-boat. Witness the restoration of a 1929 Ford Tri-Motor and dine in the 1950s-era Tin Goose Diner.

Lakeside Chautauqua

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Lakeside Chautauqua, Chautauqua, Ohio

Lakeside Chautauqua welcomes groups year-round to the Lake Erie shore to participate in a summer experience dedicated to nurturing the mind, body and spirit. Lakeside’s historic community offers spiritual opportunities, educational lectures, cultural arts, performances and recreational activities during its 11-week summer programming season and Memorial Day weekend. Quaint shopping, unique restaurants and a variety of accommodations complete the experience.

Common Ground

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Common Ground, Oberlin, Ohio

Experience your own group adventure in the beautiful Vermilion River Valley while immersing in nature on zip lines, aerial bridges and spiral staircases. Several group programing options are available.

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