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For 150 years, Chautauqua has served as a catalyst for creative exploration, educational growth, relaxation and recreation. Each day brings forth new opportunities to live, learn and laugh on our historic grounds. We invite visitors to join a community that enriches mind, body and spirit year after year.

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June 29 @ 8:15 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: Beethoven's Ode to Joy

Amphitheater

June 30 @ 4:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Church of the Wild

Girls’ Club: Nature Classroom

July 1 @ 10:45 am Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Joanna Stern

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 1 @ 2:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Nicholas Carr

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

July 2 @ 2:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Margarita Guillory

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

July 2 @ 4:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

School of Music Piano Faculty Recital: Alexander Kobrin, Heintzelman Family Artistic Advisor

Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall

July 2 @ 8:15 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: Flights of Fantasy

Amphitheater

July 3 @ 2:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Sigal Samuel

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

July 3 @ 3:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

"Simpatico: Works by 2024 School of Art Faculty" Exhibition Opening Reception

Fowler-Kellogg Art Center 2nd floor

July 3 @ 8:15 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

All-Star Dance Gala

Amphitheater

July 4 @ 10:00 am Week Two (June 29–July 6)

4th of July Parade

Colonnade Steps

July 4 @ 2:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Sylvester Johnson

Hall of Missions | CHQ Assembly

July 4 @ 8:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: Independence Day Celebration

Amphitheater

July 5 @ 10:45 am Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Jamie Metzl

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 5 @ 2:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Matthew Crawford

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

July 5 @ 3:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Operalogue: Love and Longing by the Lake

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 5 @ 5:00 pm Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Chautauqua Opera Company presents Love and Longing by the Lake

Chautauqua Institution

July 7 @ 11:00 am Week Two (June 29–July 6)

Art in the Park

Miller Park