2022 Events

Whether you attend a single weekend performance with a friend or immerse yourself in nine weeks of classes, lectures and events with your partner – Chautauqua never disappoints. Here, there’s always more to experience and learn for visitors of all ages and walks of life.

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July 4 @ 7:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Free Family Film! "Mr Smith Goes to Washington" 129m

Chautauqua Cinema

July 5 @ 5:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Family Entertainment Series: Chinese Acrobat Li Liu

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 5 @ 7:00 pm Week Two (July 2–9)

Chinese Acrobat Li Liu

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 9 @ 7:30 pm Week Three (July 9–16)

Aladdin Live in Concert with the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra

Amphitheater

July 10 @ 2:30 pm Week Three (July 9–16)

Rhythm Project All-Stars

Amphitheater

July 11 @ 7:00 pm Week Three (July 9–16)

Free Family Film! "The Princess Bride" PG 98m

Chautauqua Cinema

July 12 @ 5:00 pm Week Three (July 9–16)

Family Entertainment Series: Young Playwrights Project

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 18 @ 7:00 pm Week Four (July 16–23)

Family Entertainment Movie

Chautauqua Cinema

July 19 @ 5:00 pm Week Four (July 16–23)

Wonderspark Puppets: Fox Fables

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 19 @ 7:00 pm Week Four (July 16–23)

Wonderspark Puppets: Fox Fables

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 25 @ 7:00 pm Week Five (July 23–30)

Family Entertainment Movie

Chautauqua Cinema

July 26 @ 5:00 pm Week Five (July 23–30)

David Gonzalez: Talking Birds and Golden Fish

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 26 @ 7:00 pm Week Five (July 23–30)

David Gonzalez: Talking Birds and Golden Fish

Smith Wilkes Hall

August 1 @ 7:00 pm Week Six (July 30–August 6)

Family Entertainment Movie

Chautauqua Cinema

August 2 @ 7:30 pm Week Six (July 30–August 6)

Family Entertainment Series: Stars of the Peking Acrobats

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 3 @ 6:30 pm Week Six (July 30–August 6)

Chautauqua Star Party

Smith Wilkes Hall

August 3 @ 9:30 pm Week Six (July 30–August 6)

Chautauqua Star Party

Club: Field 1

August 8 @ 7:00 pm Week Seven (August 6–13)

Family Entertainment Movie

Chautauqua Cinema

August 11 @ 8:55 am Week Seven (August 6–13)

Chautauqua Prays for Peace Though Compassion

Hall of Philosophy Grove

August 12 @ 7:30 pm Week Seven (August 6–13)

Family Entertainment Series: Bindlestiff Family Cirkus

Amphitheater

August 15 @ 7:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Family Entertainment Movie

Chautauqua Cinema

August 16 @ 5:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Family Entertainment Series: The Vocal Illusions of Lynn Trefzger

Smith Wilkes Hall

August 16 @ 7:00 pm Week Eight (August 13–20)

Family Entertainment Series: The Vocal Illusions of Lynn Trefzger

Smith Wilkes Hall

August 21 @ 2:30 pm Week Nine (August 20–28)

Sunday Afternoon Entertainment: Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas

Amphitheater

August 22 @ 7:00 pm Week Nine (August 20–28)

Family Entertainment Movie

Chautauqua Cinema