ENHANCE YOUR LIFE WITH HANDMADE CRAFTS.
The Crafts Alliance presents two annual juried Fine Crafts Shows at the Chautauqua Institution.These intimate Shows feature the work of award winning artists from across the United States, in the beautiful setting around Bestor Plaza. Contemporary fine crafts media are fully represented with unique objects in a wide range of prices.
PLAN YOUR VISIT
The Craft Shows take place on Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays from 11am to 5:30pm on July 13–15 and August 10–12 in a delightful outdoor setting around Bestor Plaza at the Chautauqua Institution.
Visitors to Chautauqua should park in the Main Lot located across the street from the Main Gate Welcome Center on Route 394. This lot is within walking distance of the Welcome Center where you can purchase your daily gate pass.
CHAUTAUQUA GATE PASS
When visiting the Craft Shows you will need to purchase a daily gate pass to enter the Institution grounds. These passes can be purchased at the Main Gate Welcome Center upon arrival. Sundays are Free. You do not need a gate pass to come to the grounds on Sunday. Parking is free on Sundays until 2 p.m.
is a cultural community that comes alive each summer with a unique mix of visual art, fine crafts, performing arts, lectures, interfaith worship and recreational programs. More than 170,000 visitors stay at Chautauqua each year and participate in recreational programs, classes and community events for all ages—all within the beautiful setting of a historic lakeside village. Visit www.chq.org to find out more, and to help plan your trip to the Crafts Shows at Chautauqua.
The Crafts Alliance, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to the development and promotion of the highest possible quality of craft art.