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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December 16 @ 10:00 am

Winter Village at Chautauqua

Chautauqua Institution

December 16 @ 10:00 am

Letters to Santa

Smith Memorial Library

December 17 @ 9:00 am

Breakfast with Santa

Hurlbut Church

December 17 @ 10:00 am

Letters to Santa

Smith Memorial Library

December 17 @ 11:00 am

Breakfast with Santa

Hurlbut Church

December 17 @ 11:00 am

Winter Makey-Makey Station

Smith Memorial Library

December 17 @ 1:00 pm

Reindog Parade

Bestor Plaza

December 18 @ 10:45 am

Advent Service

Hurlbut Church sanctuary