How to Plan Your Visit

Nestled in the south shore of Lake Erie, Lakeside Chautauqua is the ideal destination for a relaxing day trip or extended vacation. With live entertainment, thought-provoking lecturers, inspiring worship services and endless recreation, your entire family is sure to enjoy the Lakeside experience. Below are helpful tips to plan your trip:

  • To find your interests and favorite programs review the Calendar of Events to determine what dates fulfill your interests.
  • If you require accommodations to stay overnight there is an opportunity to compare different lodging options and book your Accommodations here.
  • Your Passes can be purchased prior to your arrival and mailed if ordered 2 weeks before your event interest Place Your Ticket Order Online. If time does not permit them to be mailed in advance, they can be picked up at our Welcome Center located off the Route 163 South entrance.
  • Map your trip to Lakeside.
  • Pass Benefits
  • Complimentary Pass List

To provide quality services and entertainment, Lakeside requires all guests and residents purchase daily, weekly, or seasonal Chautauqua Passes and Auto Pass to enter Lakeside Chautauqua from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, May 28 to Sept 6, 2021. Kids 12 and under and our guests 90 and older are always free!