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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The Lakeside Heritage Society Recycle Sale will take place from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1-Sunday, Sept. 3 and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 4 in South Auditorium. Items for the sale include housewares, linens, furniture and lawn equipment.
Deliver donations to the Heritage Society Archives porch, located at 324 W. Third St., or call Carol Morgan for pick up at (419) 798-5217. Proceeds from the sale benefit the Lakeside Heritage Society.
To attend the Lakeside Heritage Society Recycling Sale at no cost, ask a gate attendant for a complimentary Shopping/Dining Pass. This pass is valid for 90 minutes and must be signed by a member of the Lakeside Heritage Society. An Auto Pass is not included; therefore, parking within the gates and South Gate Parking Lot requires an Auto Pass. Guests may park for free at the three-hour parking lot, located at the entrance of the Fifth Street Gate. Visit the Admission Fee Schedule page or ask a gate attendant for additional details.
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 tickets.lakesideohio.com 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.Purchase Passes Online