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Lakeside Chautauqua Christmas

For the second year, Lakeside Chautauqua is expanding its annual Community Christmas Dinner into an all-day event filled with children’s activities, family-friendly entertainment and much more on Saturday, Dec. 8. The event will feature children’s activities, holiday movies, a community dinner and more. Share:

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6 spots to romance the holidays on Lake Erie: Romance the Lake

The weather outside is frightful. But Lake Erie can still be delightful in December — especially if you’re viewing it from a roaring fire.  So snuggle up with your sweetie, ignore the shopping list for a weekend (or at least an evening) and head to Ohio’s North Coast for a relaxing, romantic break from the…

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Lakeside Symphony Candlelight Showcase

Ticket holders will enjoy a unique evening home tour through the streets of Lakeside with candlelit paths to each home, which will feature small symphonic ensembles of Lakeside Symphony Orchestra musicians. The orchestra, established in 1963, is one of Lakeside’s most cherished organizations and is looking for a new conductor this year. Homes included on…

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Lakeside Tour of Cottages

Tour darling cottages of Lakeside Chautauqua in the 62nd tour of cottages. The tour will feature several homes, as well as Green Gables, home of the Lakewood Women’s Club. The Lakeside Art Show will be open 3-5 p.m. in Hoover Auditorium. The 43rd Annual Lakeside Craft & Art Show will also be held on the…

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Vintage — and modern — views of Lakeside Chautauqua: Remember When

Before Lakeside was a family vacation destination, it was a religious tent revival. Lakeside was founded in 1873 during a series of rousing camp meetings organized by the Methodist Church. Attendees stayed in tents, which eventually were built into cottages. And for more comfort, Hotel Lakeside was begun. A year later, the Chautauqua Institution at…

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Racing a triathlon at Lakeside Chautauqua

LAKESIDE, Ohio – It must be the triathlon code, that when you pass someone, you call out encouragement. As I climbed out of the rolling swells of Lake Erie Friday morning, a whole crowd on the dock cheered and clapped. And biking on a two-lane highway hugging the Ohio coast, I heard: “This is one…

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Lakeside Triathlon

Race a sprint triathlon, or put together a relay team for the event throughout the Marblehead peninsula. Swim: .5 miles – Swim east side of the dock, waves permitting, or between the “I” and “L” Docks Bike: 12.4 miles – Start at dock, continue around peninsula, finish at Second Street East Gate Run: 3.1 miles…

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Plein Air Festival and Wooden Boat Show

More than 30 plein air artists across the Midwest will arrive in Lakeside Chautauqua to paint outdoor landscapes July 20-22. Sunday ends the festival with the Lakeside Wooden Boat Show.  Children are invited to paint south of the Pavilion from 1-3:30 p.m. Sunday for $1. Proceeds support the C. Kirk Rhein, Jr. Center for the…

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