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Next-level Beach Day Enhancements
So, you’ve planned a Lake Erie beach day. Sometimes, all you need is the sand between your toes and the sounds of waves lapping the shore.

You want to make your beach day stand out? Take it to the next level here! We’ve compiled some ways to enhance your Shores & Islands beach day for when you want a little bit more than simple sand and sun.

There are so many ways to give your beach getaway a glow-up. Take to the water for some floating or splashing fun.
Best Brunch Bets
After a long day enjoying all that Lake Erie has to offer, you’re bound to wake up hungry; and what better to fulfill that hunger than a hearty brunch at a beloved local spot? Whether you’re craving strawberry waffles, savory biscuits and gravy, sweet mimosas, or an endless breakfast buffet complete with eggs and home fries, Lake Erie Shores & Islands does not disappoint! The area offers a plethora of delicious brunch options sure to satisfy those of all ages, and we’ve compiled a list of our favorite brunch spots for you to enjoy, no matter where you’re coasting.
Sandusky Sports a New Baseball Team
The ice hauling business is back in Sandusky! While you may not see folks straining to drag boats full of ice across the Sandusky Bay like in the late 1800s, you are likely to see them straining in a different way; that is, straining their eyes to follow the arc of a baseball flying over the fence at Sports Force Parks at Cedar Point Sports Center!

That’s right; Sandusky has a new collegiate baseball team! The Sandusky Bay Ice Haulers, a part of the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League, now proudly call Sports Force Parks home.
Enter to Win a Parasailing or WaveRunner Adventure
Experience the thrills of WaveRunner rentals and parasailing high above Lake Erie with North Coast Parasail and Water Sports! A parking fee is collected to enter the Cedar Point peninsula. Pre-book on to receive the best deals. WaveRunners starting at $70 for a half-hour and parasailing only $75 when booking online. Open late-May to early-September.

Enter for a chance to win a deluxe parasail ride or a half-hour WaveRunner rental for two at Cedar Point Beach, from North Coast Parasail and Water Sports. One entry per email address, please.