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From entertaining concerts and shuffleboard tournaments to engaging lectures and children’s programs, Lakeside Chautauqua has a variety of opportunities for your family vacation this summer. Browse the monthly or daily calendars and search the event list to plan your visit to Lake Erie. The calendar changes frequently, so check back for updates to the programming schedule.

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Lakeside Photography Show


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The 42nd Annual Lakeside Photography Show will take place from Monday, July 24-Friday, Aug. 18 in the Hoover Auditorium lobby. The exhibit will feature entries taken by amateur photographers from Lakeside and the surrounding area.

The show’s informal opening will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, July, 24. Photos may be viewed a half-hour prior to all Sunday Hoover Community Worship Services and all evening Hoover Auditorium shows or from 3-5 p.m. Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The Lakeside Photography Show welcomes entries from any amateur photographer. All images may be produced digitally or enlarged from film negatives; no distinction is made.

The show features five separate divisions: color, black & white, altered, teen (ages 13-16) and child (age 12 & under).

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Prior to registration, review the 2017 Lakeside Photography Show Information. To participate, complete the 2017 Lakeside Photography Show Registration Form by Wednesday, July 19. For questions, contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or (419) 798-4461, ext. 347.


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Purchasing a Daily, Saturday or Season Chautauqua Pass includes admission into Lakeside Chautauqua and all shows in Hoover Auditorium, plus additional benefits. A separate "ticket" is not necessary to attend a Hoover show. As always, children age 12 and under and guests over age 90 are always free. Parking is an additional charge. Chautauqua Passes and Auto Passes may be purchased online at or upon entering the gates of Lakeside. Please allow two weeks for online processing. There are no reserved seats for Hoover shows; seats are on a first-come, first-served basis. Present your Chautauqua Pass upon entering Hoover Auditorium.

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