2018 Important Gate Information

Posted on July 11, 2018

Starting Memorial Day weekend (May 25-28) and continuing through the Chautauqua summer season (June 16-September 3), the gate hours are as follows:

  • Fifth Street Gate: 24 hours a day/7 days a week.
  • South Gate: 7 a.m.-11 p.m. Sunday-Wednesday; 7 a.m.-1 a.m. Thursday-Saturday (includes the South Gate booth and Route 163 black iron gate outside the South Gate Parking Lot).
  • East & West Second Street Gates: 7 a.m.-11 p.m. Monday-Friday; 8 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday & Sunday.

During closed hours, the South Gate Parking Lot will be accessible from inside the gates, and exiting will be out the Fifth Street Gate. The shuttle will continue its regular route from 7 a.m.-11 p.m.

In order to control traffic, Lakeside is asking those who already have a Daily, Weekly or Season Chautauqua Pass, and don’t need to purchase a pass, to use the East or West Second Street Gates when possible.

Attention Homeowners: The ‘Will Call’ purchase and ‘Pick Up’ window for your guest passes is now located at the Welcome Center (near the South Gate), open from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. every day. You can also purchase ‘Will Call’ passes at the Hoover Ticket Office and deliver them to the Welcome Center for your guests to pick up.

‘Will Call’ passes will no longer be sold at the Fifth Street Gate, nor be left there for pick up. Homeowners can continue to purchase all passes at the gates at any time, with the understanding that passes for your guests be left at the Welcome Center for pick up.

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