General Store

Whether it’s post-hike or pre-concert, stop by and enjoy a treat from the Chautauqua General Store, located just west of the Dining Hall.

Choose from espresso drinks, teas, chai and cold drinks, baked goods or homemade ice cream and sundaes. Grab-and-go snacks and other supplies like sunscreen, water bottles, hats and basic sundries are also available to equip you for your Chautauqua adventure. To commemorate your visit, don’t forget to browse the selection of old fashioned candies, teas, homemade gifts and Chautauqua merchandise!


The Chautauqua General Store is now closed for the season.

May 1 — May 24, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

May 25 — August 18, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

August 19 — September 2, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

September 3 — September 29, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM


To contact the Chautauqua General Store from May to September, call 303.954.9185 or email