Venues / Overview

For more than 100 years, Chautauqua has been THE choice for parties, weddings, meetings and retreats. Guests, colleagues and friends always look back with the feeling they’ve participated in an extraordinary, once-in-a-lifetime event.

Chautauqua’s 26 scenic acres give you everything you need – all in one place, and with plenty of room to roam. You’ll find venues capable of hosting from 10-150 visitors. Your guests/friends/ colleagues can relax in any of the 58 historic cottages; each with screen porches, kitchens, living rooms and bath. Our catering service offers a varied menu with select items. As well, you can enjoy breakfast, lunch, dinner and a full-service bar at the historic Dining Hall. Our experienced staff will work closely with you from start to finish to ensure your event is extraordinary. Download venue brochure here.

KBCO Celebrate Your Love at Chautauqua 2021 Venue Rental Discount

Arrange a wedding, family reunion or other celebration at Chautauqua during 2021, taking advantage of our exclusive 10% KBCO listener discount on rental of our wide range of beautiful indoor and outdoor venues, perfect for events of any size.

• 10% venue discount applies to Missions House Lodge, Mary H. Galey Cottage, Grand Assembly, Chautauqua Terrace – and is subject to availability
• Discount applies throughout 2021 except during blackout period June 15 – August 15
• Email or call 303 952 1612 to plan your event and mention KBCO to have your 10% discount applied

Venue reservations are subject to availability and current Boulder capacity and distancing restrictions.

KBCO “Celebrate Your Love” Contest Winners  

Listen to the heartwarming stories from our KBCO “Celebrate Your Love at Chautauqua” Contest, including the winners Maegan and Michael, who won an exclusive lodging and catering package at Chautauqua!

Community House

September 17, 2014

Dining Hall

September 17, 2014

Auditorium Terrace

September 17, 2014

Mary H. Galey Cottage

September 17, 2014

Chautauqua Green

September 17, 2014

Missions House & Columbine Lodge

September 11, 2014


With its 58 cottages and two lodges, your guests will love the Colorado Chautauqua’s charming accommodations and their proximity to a wide range of recreational and cultural activities, surrounded by beauty and imbued with a rich history and tradition.


Catering services are provided by the Chautauqua Dining Hall and its catering company, Three Leaf Concepts. Whether it is a wedding reception, bar/bat mitzvah, corporate luncheon, intimate dinner party, or anything in between, catering services and menus are customized to meet the unique needs of each individual event. Menus feature fresh, local ingredients and artisanal cuisine.

To view the corporate catering menu, click here. To view the social catering menu, click here.

Site Tours

Site tours for private event inquiries are available on Sunday & Monday from 10 AM – 12 PM and 5 PM – 7 PM. Tours are by appointment only and subject to venue availability. Call 303-952-1612 to schedule your tour today. We look forward to hearing from you.


Please call 303-952-1612 or email our sales team with questions about hosting your event in the Community House, Picnic Shelter, or Auditorium Terrace. If leaving a message, please include your expected number of attendees, preferred date(s) and time(s) and the nature of your event.

For all inquiries regarding the Dining Hall, please call 303-443-3901 or email