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Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 10:22am. 136 Views, 0 Comments.
|Doors Open Jamestown Saturday, January 19, 2013, 10am – 4:30pm|
Jamestown's Museums invite you to treat yourself, your family and your friends to the 8th Annual Doors Open Jamestown, a FREE day at your local museums and attractions. History, art, nature and comedy - all are open for you. Local restaurants and retail shops will also be offering discounts - spend the day discovering Jamestown!
Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 at 10:43am. 200 Views, 0 Comments.
Chautauqua Lake and Major League Fishing
Featured on Outdoor Channel and NBCTune-in to the Outdor Channel starting 9 pm ET, January 3, 2013 for Major League Fishing's General Tire Summit Cup, a professional bass fishing tournament that took place on Chautauqua Lake in August 2012. Produced by the Outdoor Channel, the event will air over seven episodes with the Championship round broadcast at 1 pm ET on NBC, February 9, 2013. Visit Major League Fishing for the broadcast schedule.
Monday, December 17th, 2012 at 2:29pm. 221 Views, 0 Comments.
Friday, December 14th, 2012 at 9:51am. 210 Views, 0 Comments.
Chautauqua County sits directly in the path of lake effect snow storms that gather strength over Lake Erie and drop more than 200 inches of snow annually. More often than not, the region welcomes the holidays with a carpet of white and the season with a frozen crystal wonderland. This pocket of precipitation is precisely why winter is a perfect time to plan a visit.
With annual snowfall that rivals Colorado ski towns, southwestern New York offers plenty of opportunity for downhill snow sports. Near Findley Lake, the Peek’n Peak Resort and Spa provides an excellent backdrop for true beginners all the way to expert level skiers and snowboarders with 27 slopes, eight chairlifts, three progression terrain parks and a halfpipe. There’s even a tubing…
Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 at 9:50am. 215 Views, 0 Comments.
The Beach Boys are back! |
A favorite for Chautauquans both young and young at heart, The Beach Boys return to Chautauqua on Friday, Aug. 9, for another Amphitheater evening of classic songs that epitomize the spirit of the California lifestyle in the 1960s. Their first hit "Surfin' USA" launched a string of chart-topping songs that spans more than 40 years and includes eternal anthems of American youth.
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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 at 1:43pm. 161 Views, 0 Comments.
Harvest Wine Weekends
Lake Erie Wine Country, November 2-4 & 9-11, 2012
Take a tour of Lake Erie Wine Country during the annual Harvest Wine Weekends, November 2-4 and 9-11. Guests will savor delicious fall foods prepared with local ingredients and paired with select wines at each of 23 wineries. Tickets are on sale for $35 per person and may be purchased online at Lake Erie Wine Country or by calling (877) 326-6561. There are just a few tickets left for the first weekend. Try the second weekend for more availability. While you are here, be on the lookout for the Visit Visa, a great gift idea for the holidays. This coupon booklet provides generous…
Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 1:23pm. 131 Views, 0 Comments.
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 170,000 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.
2013 Lecture Platform Themes
Week One — June 23–29
Our Elegant Universe
Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 at 3:49pm. 600 Views, 0 Comments.
A Bigfoot WeekendWe Wan Chu Cottages announces the first annual Chautauqua Lake Bigfoot Expo to be held Sunday, May 6th at the Chautauqua Suites including national Bigfoot speakers, local Bigfoot expeditions, adult and child friendly activities, and a golf tournament at WoodCrest Golf Course on Saturday, May 5th. Andy Dawes from Bemus Point Pottery will be making the Bigfoot Trophies for the events. Over 1.6 million viewers watch Animal Planet's "Finding Bigfoot" each week and almost half a dozen Bigfoot sightings have been reported in the western New York and Pennsylvania area within the last several years
Monday, July 4th, 2011 at 10:08pm. 971 Views, 0 Comments.
Not only does David Wesp, chairman of the 14th annual antique and classic boat show, enjoy his antique, but he wants to pass the passion he has for it along to others.
"It's a beautiful thing ... to get a boat done, enjoy the lake and have others enjoy it," he said. Wesp began his love of antique boats when he started work to restore his first, at 16 years old.
"It became a passion," he said. Restoring the boats is a passion he shares with his family.
Twenty-six years ago, in fact, he asked his wife to marry him ... on the boat that he said will some day belong to his daughter, who shares his passion for working and riding on the vessel, along with traveling to boat shows with her father.
They are boat shows like the one that will be…
Thursday, April 28th, 2011 at 10:34pm. 629 Views, 0 Comments.
The Jamestown High School Concert Orchestra will hold its annual spring concert at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Merton P. Corwin Auditorium at Jamestown High School. The string and full orchestras will perform pieces including the allegro movement from "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik" by W.A. Mozart, "Kashmir" by Led Zeppelin, "The Great Gate of Kiev" by M. Moussorgsky and music from the motion picture "Pirates of the Caribbean." The performance will be given in memory of Russell L. Johnson, former JHS orchestra director, and will include a tribute as well. Pictured above are Zane Franco, Matthew Lefford, Ryan Lindfors, Cindy Chen, Michelle Ferry, Kathryn Feather, Samantha Ventura and
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