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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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Special Car Show


Aug 19, 2017
06:00pm – 08:00pm

Third Street in front of Hoover Auditorium

Prior to The Drifters’ performance in Hoover Auditorium, join us for a special car show from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19 on Third Street between Walnut and Central Avenues.

A select group of eight cars have been invited to the show, all representing the eras of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

  • 1953 Chrysler, New York Delux, Convertible
    • William & Ruth Shannon, Lakeside
  • 1955 Chevrolet, Bel Air, 2-door Hardtop
    • William & Donna Lamb, Port Clinton
  • 1962 Chevrolet, Impala, 409, 2-door Hardtop
    • Jim & Cathy Vacha, Catawba Island
  • 1964 Dodge, Polara 500, 2-door Hardtop
    • Michael & Linda Heileman, Port Clinton
  • 1966 Chevrolet, Chevelle, SS, 2-door Hardtop
    • Guy & Sandy Seafaria, Marblehead
  • 1966 Chevrolet, Impala, Convertible
    • Jim & Cathy Vacha, Catawba Island
  • 1969 Chevrolet, Camaro, Z28, 2-door Hardtop
    • Bob & Carol Ohm, Port Clinton
  • 1978 GMC, Caballeo, Pickup
    • Kenny Holcomb, Port Clinton

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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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