Lakeside Chautauqua

Discover Lakeside

For 150 years, Lakeside Chautauqua has welcomed families to the shores of Lake Erie to take part in an experience dedicated to nurturing mind, body and spirit. Lakeside is a historic community in northwest Ohio that offers an abundance of spiritual opportunities, educational lectures, cultural arts performances and recreational activities year-round for both families and groups of all sizes.
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A place for all

Many families are searching for a place to rest, renew and reconnect. At the heart of the Lakeside experience is the unique Chautauqua programming — a perfect balance of cultural arts, education, recreation and religion. The experience is a step back in time to a place where values, traditions and family remain the focus.

Father and son enjoying a game of shuffle board

Lakeside Online

Explore the Chautauqua experience from the comfort of home, and catch a sneak peek of what’s in store for the Sesquicentennial Celebration this summer.

Giving Tuesday

#GivingTuesday harnesses the collective power of nonprofits, families, businesses and individuals to transform how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. It’s a Global Day of Giving.

Explore History

The Lakeside grounds has a rich history. Learn about the Lakeside history and explore our roots on the Lakeside Heritage Trail.

Ready for adventure?

Book your stay and purchase passes today!
Offer Ends Offer ends Dec. 31, 2023

Ring in the New Year at Lakeside. Stay anytime at the Fountain Inn between Thursday, Dec. 28-Sunday, Dec. 31 for $99/night (+tax). Limited rooms available. Call (419) 798-4461, ext. 230 for details and booking.

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