In addition to hosting concerts, movies, speakers, and forums since our founding in 1898, Chautauqua often has “extra-special” events going on for the community! Visit our calendar regularly and learn about the experiences we have in store for you, and your friends and family.

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Art In The Park

December 9, 2022 – April 16, 2023

The bears are back! The artist-decorated bear sculptures will be on display throughout Chautauqua’s National Historic Landmark campus from December 9, 2022 through April 16, 2023. The bears are available for auction and the proceeds raised will support participating artists, local nonprofits, and the Colorado Chautauqua.

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Chautauqua 125th Anniversary Exhibit

January 12 – April 2, 2023

Celebrate 125 years of the Colorado Chautauqua with a special multimedia exhibit at the Museum of Boulder. Visitors will learn of Chautauqua’s earliest beginnings in 1898 as a mountain getaway chosen expressly for its health-giving environment, leading to its present-day commitment to remaining a center for healing, community engagement, and historic preservation.

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Chautauqua 125 Birthday Bash

July 8, 2023

Celebrate 125 years of the Colorado Chautauqua with a special event featuring live music, public art, lawn games, tours, a photo booth, historical exhibits, artisan markets, food trucks, a beer garden and more! 

Community Events All Year Round

January - April: Art in the Park January - April: Exhibit “125 Years at the Heart of the Community” - Museum of Boulder May - August: Summer Concert Series June: Plein Air Festival June - August: Colorado Music Festival June - August: Silent Film Series July: 125th Birthday Bash September: Festival Del Sol September - December:Community House Season Year-Round: Voices At Chautauqua December: Winterfest Plus hiking, dining, relaxing, vacations, retreats, celebrations – and more!

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