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For further assistance, our Ticket Office support staff is available 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday–Friday. Contact ticketoffice@chq.org or call 716-357-6200. To contact Chautauqua Police call 716-357-6225 or email Police@chq.org. In the event of an emergency, dial 911.

Stickied Incidents

Thursday 26th August 2021

Chautauqua Facilities and Services Limited Food and Beverage Service at Institution Venues, Thursday, Aug. 26

Please note the following limited hours and service at food and beverage venues on the grounds:

  • Plaza Market: Open 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Afterwords Café: Closed until further notice
  • Brick Walk Cafe:
    • Hot Food Line: Tentatively open 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Grab and Go: Open (limited options)
    • Ice Cream: Open 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. (line cutoff at 7:50 p.m.)
    • Coffee Gazebo: Open 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

As always, we ask for and appreciate your patience and understanding as we navigate staffing challenges.

Also remember that Culinary Week continues at Miller Park today from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m., with food, drink and craft vendors.

Wednesday 25th August 2021

Chautauqua Facilities and Services Limited Food and Beverage Service Wednesday, Aug. 25

Colleagues, please note the following limited hours and service at food and beverage venues on the grounds:

  • Plaza Market: Closed
  • Afterwords Café: Closed
  • Brick Walk Cafe: Line closed today, limited Grab and Go
    • Ice Cream: Open 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.(Line ends at 7:50)
    • Coffee Gazebo: Open 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

As always, we ask for and appreciate your patience and understanding as we navigate end-of-summer staffing challenges.

Saturday 17th July 2021

Chautauqua Facilities and Services Damage at Docks

Institution docks have suffered some damage due to rising water levels. Docks crews and contractors are on site and working on repairs. Patrons who have boats or other watercraft at these docks are asked to look for an email with more information. Docks at Boys’ and Girls’ Club are the worst impacted because no boats or lifts are installed there. Institution staff will be attending to repairs there.

Past Incidents

Sunday 26th September 2021

No incidents reported

Saturday 25th September 2021

No incidents reported

Friday 24th September 2021

No incidents reported

Thursday 23rd September 2021

No incidents reported

Wednesday 22nd September 2021

No incidents reported

Tuesday 21st September 2021

No incidents reported

Monday 20th September 2021

No incidents reported

Sunday 19th September 2021

No incidents reported

Saturday 18th September 2021

No incidents reported

Friday 17th September 2021

No incidents reported

Thursday 16th September 2021

No incidents reported

Wednesday 15th September 2021

No incidents reported

Tuesday 14th September 2021

No incidents reported

Monday 13th September 2021

No incidents reported

Sunday 12th September 2021

No incidents reported

Saturday 11th September 2021

No incidents reported

Friday 10th September 2021

No incidents reported

Thursday 9th September 2021

No incidents reported

Wednesday 8th September 2021

No incidents reported

Tuesday 7th September 2021

No incidents reported

Monday 6th September 2021

No incidents reported

Sunday 5th September 2021

No incidents reported

Saturday 4th September 2021

No incidents reported

Friday 3rd September 2021

No incidents reported

Thursday 2nd September 2021

No incidents reported

Wednesday 1st September 2021

No incidents reported

Tuesday 31st August 2021

No incidents reported

Monday 30th August 2021

No incidents reported

Sunday 29th August 2021

No incidents reported

Saturday 28th August 2021

No incidents reported

Friday 27th August 2021

No incidents reported

Thursday 26th August 2021

Chautauqua Facilities and Services Limited Food and Beverage Service at Institution Venues, Thursday, Aug. 26

Please note the following limited hours and service at food and beverage venues on the grounds:

  • Plaza Market: Open 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Afterwords Café: Closed until further notice
  • Brick Walk Cafe:
    • Hot Food Line: Tentatively open 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Grab and Go: Open (limited options)
    • Ice Cream: Open 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. (line cutoff at 7:50 p.m.)
    • Coffee Gazebo: Open 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

As always, we ask for and appreciate your patience and understanding as we navigate staffing challenges.

Also remember that Culinary Week continues at Miller Park today from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m., with food, drink and craft vendors.

Wednesday 25th August 2021

Chautauqua Facilities and Services Limited Food and Beverage Service Wednesday, Aug. 25

Colleagues, please note the following limited hours and service at food and beverage venues on the grounds:

  • Plaza Market: Closed
  • Afterwords Café: Closed
  • Brick Walk Cafe: Line closed today, limited Grab and Go
    • Ice Cream: Open 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.(Line ends at 7:50)
    • Coffee Gazebo: Open 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

As always, we ask for and appreciate your patience and understanding as we navigate end-of-summer staffing challenges.

Tuesday 24th August 2021

No incidents reported

Monday 23rd August 2021

No incidents reported

Sunday 22nd August 2021

No incidents reported

Saturday 21st August 2021

No incidents reported

Friday 20th August 2021

No incidents reported

Thursday 19th August 2021

No incidents reported

Wednesday 18th August 2021

No incidents reported

Tuesday 17th August 2021

No incidents reported

Monday 16th August 2021

No incidents reported

Sunday 15th August 2021

No incidents reported

Saturday 14th August 2021

No incidents reported

Friday 13th August 2021

No incidents reported