Things to Do

Top 10 Places to Take a Picture in Lakeside

Guest Blogger Melissa Kunz, Content Manager   Lakeside Chautauqua is filled with so many beautiful places to spend time with family. What better way to preserve those memories than with a photo of your summer to take home with you. We reached out to our Facebook community and asked where they thought the best places […]

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Annual Lakeside Wooden Boat Show & Plein Air Art Festival

A collaborative effort blending the craftsmanship of the 11th Annual Lakeside Wooden Boat Show and the artistic expression of the Lakeside Plein Air Art Festival will create one of Lakeside’s most unique weekends of the Chautauqua season from Friday, July 18- Sunday, July 20. This three-day event begins on Friday, July 18, when participating plein […]

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Top 10 Things to Do On A Rainy Day In Lakeside

Guest Blogger: Kelly Cecora, Marketing/Digital Communications Intern   A summer season at Lakeside Chautauqua wouldn’t be complete without a handful of rainy days. But don’t let a little water stop you from enjoying your time on Lake Erie. We asked our Facebook fans what they enjoy doing on rainy days in Lakeside. With their help, […]

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1 Square Mile, 8 Dining Opportunities

Guest Blogger: Sarah Milheim, Advancement & Communications Coordinator   Within the gates of Lakeside, there are 8 dining opportunities to choose from. Options from home-cooked meals to award winning pizza to boxed lunches perfect for picnics to fine dining by the water, Lakeside offers a little bit of everything. Next time you’re walking around the […]

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Lakeside Wooden Boat Show community helps a dream come true

Guest Blogger: Allison Moon, Advancement Communications Intern   Bob Lewis’ interest in wooden boats began when he was a young boy. He cherishes childhood memories of spending time on his father’s 1957, 16 ft. Penn Yan wooden boat. In 2010, Bob and his wife, Susan, were in the process of restoring a 1959, 16.5 ft. […]

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July is National Ice Cream Month

July is National Ice Cream Month! And Lakeside Chautauqua is the perfect place to get your fill of ice cream this summer. Lakeside offers guests over 65 flavors of ice cream and 18 flavors of gelato. What is your favorite flavor of ice cream? Where do you go in Lakeside to get your ice cream […]

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Travel Tips: Fourth of July

Are you planning to spend the Fourth of July at Lakeside?  We’ve put together a list of some useful travel tips to help you back to Lakeside with ease. See you soon! You’re invited to join The Front Porch conversation. What’s your favorite Fourth of July tradition at Lakeside? How you do celebrate the Fourth […]

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Celebrate God Squad’s 20th birthday

God Squad, Lakeside Chautauqua’s famous children’s ministry program for ages 4-9, is celebrating its 20th birthday this summer. The celebration begins at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 26 on Cedar Avenue in front of Bradley Temple. Lakesiders of all ages are invited to celebrate by singing “Happy Birthday” together. Birthday treats will also be served.

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First Time to Lakeside?

Guest Blogger: Kelly Cecora, Marketing/Digital Communications Intern   Are you booking your first trip to Lakeside Chautauqua this summer? Let us help take the stress out of planning your vacation. We asked Lakesiders, new and old, what they wished they would have known on their first trip to the lake. With their help, we compiled […]

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Lakeside Farmers’ Market

In a continued effort to promote health and wellness, Lakeside hosts a bi-weekly Farmers’ Market from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. every Tuesday and Friday. Farmers’ Market vendors sell fresh produce, honey, herbs and homemade baked goods at Walnut Avenue on the pedestrian walkway between Second and Third Streets. Vendors that selling goods at the Farmers’ Market […]

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