No such luck! They have proliferated beyond belief. The good thing is we have found that running fans and spraying OFF keeps them away from the patios. We have been very fortunate that our guests have been able to eat outside at the Grille and they have not been bothered too much on the Winery patio.
Of course our first wedding was yesterday. Overall the tactics we took were very effective. The only modification we had to make was to serve the food inside; however the guests were able to eat outside without issue.
Now for a better view of the lake:
If you really want to know more about the pesky bugs here is what the Plain Dealer wrote about last week. Is a Midge the same as a Mufflehead? We always thought they were, however if so, read this contradiction. When I showed Sam the articles, his response "Well that means no one really knows what causes the infestation?"