July 2-4, 2022
Jackson Street Pier - Sandusky, OH
Historic ships from around the world!
The World’s Largest Rubber duck will fly the coop and turn Lake Erie into her own personal bathtub.
More Information Coming Soon
Bob Gillmor is known as
the "Cannon Master"
In 1998, C. Robert Gillmor from Old Fort, Ohio founded Gillmor Ordnance, Ltd. He bought a foundry and has since been fulfilling cannon orders for customers and producers of motion pictures including:
- Field of Lost Shoes (2014)
- John Adams (2008)
- The War that Made America (2006)
- Into the West (2005)
- Mail Call: The War of 1812 Special (2004)
- The Last Samurai (2003)
- Gods & Generals (2003)
- Antietam: A Documentary Drama (2000)
When Bob is not making cannons, he is also a part of many events like the annual Pyrate Fest at Put-In-Bay, Ohio where he fires cannons every hour to keep everyone's attention. He has also made cannons for college football teams including University of Toledo and Bowling Green State University. Shots are fired after every touchdown.