Welcome to Chautauqua Institution
Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York state that comes alive each summer with a unique mix of fine and performing arts, lectures, interfaith worship and programs, and recreational activities. Over the course of nine weeks, more than 100,000 visitors will stay at Chautauqua and participate in programs, classes and community events for all ages—all within the beautiful setting of a historic lakeside village.
CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. — Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce its 2015 season, opening Thursday, July 2, with the debut of new music director Maestro Rossen Milanov, and concluding Tuesday, Aug. 25. All performances take place in the Chautauqua Institution Amphitheater.
Recent letters from President Tom Becker with updates on the status of the Amphitheater project are available here, along with the project presentation delivered to the Institution's Board of Trustees in November 2014.
Jack and Yvonne McCredie, co-chairs of the 2014 Chautauqua Fund, are pleased to announce the successful results of the 2014 Chautauqua Fund and wish to express their appreciation to the many community supporters who generously contributed $3,765,894 in total to the Fund—a new record!