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Performing Arts, Concerts, Shows and Theaters

Celebrate the arts any number of ways from traditional theater productions to outdoor weekend folk festivals. The 1891 Fredonia Opera House and Reg Lenna Civic Center each host a full schedule of performances. Catch an opera or play at Chautauqua Institution or a musical at the Lucille Ball Little Theater. Each summer, the Bemus Bay Pops offers free Sunday afternoon concerts from a giant floating stage. Enjoy weekend festivals with sounds from Bluegrass to Bach and almost everything in between.

1891 Fredonia Opera House

1891 Fredonia Opera House

9-11 Church St. , Fredonia NY 14063
Northern Chautauqua county's premiere performing arts center with a year round schedule of live events, concerts, films. Guided tours available of this totally refurbished Victorian opera house. Home of the annual Baroque & Beyond Festival and much more!
Bemus Bay Pops & The Floating Stage

Bemus Bay Pops & The Floating Stage

61 Lakeside Dr., , Bemus Point NY 14712
The Bemus Bay Pops is a series of outdoor concert events of historic proportions, featuring world-class musicians from the Chautauqua Region as well as national acts. Home to Lake Night at the Movies and the Chautauqua Lake Voices Contest.
Bemus Point Village Casino

Bemus Point Village Casino

1 Lakeside Drive P.O. Box 396, Bemus Point NY 14712
The Village Casino in Bemus Point is situated at the tip of the point, overlooking Beautiful Chautauqua Lake. The Casino was established as a casual restaurant and pub, and entertainment capital throughout the eighties and nineties. As always, we have loads of great entertainment planned for our Season which runs from Mid-May til October. Call for specific hours and visit our website or Facebook page for the entertainment schedule.
Cabana Sam's Sunset Bay Grill

Cabana Sam's Sunset Bay Grill

1028 South Shore Drive , Irving NY 14081
A casual waterfront restaurant located on the shore of Lake Erie. Lunch, dinner, late night snacks and cocktails are served on the patio or in the dining room. Live music provided at no charge during July and August on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday nights.
Chautauqua Institution

Chautauqua Institution

Route 394 , Chautauqua NY 14722
716.357.6250
www.ciweb.org
A dramatic lakeside setting and the beauty of its National Historic Landmark architecture make the Chautauqua Institution a thriving community where visitors come to find intellectual and spiritual growth and renewal. It is a summer center that encompasses the arts, education, religion and recreation a place, removed from the day-to-day world, where some of the leading thinkers of our time come to speak to the concerns and issues of today a place where music, dance, opera, theater and the visual arts create the "Chautauqua Mix."
Chautauqua Opera Company

Chautauqua Opera Company

P. O. Box Q , Chautauqua NY 14722
716.357.6250
opera.ciweb.org
The Chautauqua Opera is the oldest continuously producing summer opera company in the United States and has a longstanding tradition of performing opera in English.
Festivals Fredonia

Festivals Fredonia

P. O. Box 273 , Fredonia NY 14063
Last year Festivals Fredonia brought nearly 8,000 visitors and neighbors to the Village of Fredonia for fun and fellowship. The 2014 Fredonia Festival Season promises to be even more exciting & entertaining!
Great Blue Heron Music Festival

Great Blue Heron Music Festival

2361 Wait Corners Rd , Panama NY 14767
Annual Music Festival with 3 days of live music: Jazz, Cajun, Zydeco, folk, swing, roots rock, Appalachian & old time. All night dance tent, camping, swimming, food.
Jamestown Savings Bank Arena

Jamestown Savings Bank Arena

319 W. Third Street , Jamestown NY 14701
Where the fun begins! See website  for  concerts, major shows, and conventions, hockey schedules,  and other events.
Lucille Ball Little Theatre of Jamestown

Lucille Ball Little Theatre of Jamestown

18 - 24 E.Second Street , Jamestown NY 14701
Community Theatre with 5 major productions each year, plus the annual Junior Guilders Show. The Theatre Season is September to May.
Reg Lenna Center for the Arts

Reg Lenna Center for the Arts

116 East Third Street , Jamestown NY 14701
716.664.2465
www.reglenna.com
The Reg Lenna Center for the Arts is host to LucyFest every August in addition the many other events and shows taking place during the year.
Rockefeller Arts Center

Rockefeller Arts Center

SUNY College at Fredonia , Fredonia NY 14063
With two theatres, 1,200-seat concert hall, two galleries and numerous shops, classrooms, studios and offices, Rockefeller Arts Center is one of the most impressive fine arts centers in the SUNY system. Exhibits, performances and musical entertainment
Spire Theater

Spire Theater

317 E. Third Street , Jamestown NY 14701
Built in 1868, one of Jamestown's oldest churches has been revitalized and repurposed to become a center for the arts.
Willow Bay Theater

Willow Bay Theater

21 E. Third St. , Jamestown NY 14701
The Willow Bay Theater, formerly know as The Crown Theatre, is a beautiful 500 seat venue located at the top of the Willow Bay Building on 3rd Street in downtown Jamestown, NY. Check website for upcoming events.

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