About Us & Ottawa County

Our Community:

Danbury Township, Lakeside on Lake Erie and Village of Marblehead share a rich history and are collectively known as The Marblehead Peninsula.

Our many miles of shoreline on Lake Erie, the harbors and Sandusky Bay have encouraged our visitors and residents to affectionately call "Vacationland". Recreational opportunities abound and enhance the many businesses and historical sites that are deeply rooted in our little corner of the world.

Our history reflects the War of 1812 Battle Marker, Johnson's Island Confederate Cemetery, The Keeper's House, the Marblehead Lighthouse, Lakeside's Chautauqua resort, stone quarrying, peach and apple orchards and many fine shop reminiscent of New England.

The Marblehead Peninsula Chamber of Commerce is proud to have been an active member of this unique community for over 60 years! We are pleased to have members from surrounding areas such as Kelley's Island, Port Clinton and Sandusky. We look forward to working with each and every member. With most members on the Chambers Board of Directors being self-employed individuals, there is a strong backing for the continued development in this are.

Our Mission:

  • To promote and market the Peninsula for the purpose of economic growth and good will between the businesses of our area.
  • To provide a structured organization to assist the business community with economic and community concerns.
  • To assist established businesses and to encourage and promote new businesses by supporting selected programs to benefit the short and long term interest of the Peninsula.

Community Participation:

  • Public recognition at our awards banquet for Outstanding service by individuals and area Businesses
  • Sponsor of Boy Scout Troop 331 And Cub Scout Pack 331 for over 50 years
  • Sponsor of Lakeside-Marblehead Lighthouse Festival
  • Coordinated promotion of area businesses With other local tourism entities

Officers & Staff:

  • President - Dorothy Henry
  • Vice President - Dave Barth
  • Executive Secretary - Cyndi Jaggers
  • Treasurer - Pete Schwager
  • Past President - Mary Ann Hirsch
  • Executive Director - Tara Crump

Want to learn more about Ottawa County?

Ottawa County Visitor Booklet

Get in Touch

Marblehead Peninsula
Chamber of Commerce

5681 East Harbor Road, Suite C
Marblehead, Ohio 43440

  • 419-734-9777
  • 419-960-7206 (Fax)
  • info [ @ ] themarbleheadpeninsula.com
Hours of Operation:
Monday: 10 to 2
Tues - Friday: 10:00 to 4:00
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Latest News

2018 Business After Hours - Please RSVP


January 18, 2018- Marblehead Estates & Yacht Club

February 15, 2018- GenoaBank

March 15, 2018- R Coffee Corner

April 19, 2018- Marblehead Branch Library

May 17, 2018- Lakeside Chautauqua

June 21, 2018- Hidden Beach Bar

July 19, 2018- Camp Runinmuck

August 16, 2018- Monsoon Lagoon

September 20, 2018- Russell Real Estate Services

October 18, 2018- The Painted Rose Boutique

November 15, 2018- Imprint Logo

December 20, 2018- Erie Social Shuffleboard Club