Two Day Opening Weekend with Aretha Franklin – As Well as Other Performing Artists During the Season
Coming to Chautauqua Institution Aretha Franklin is set to kick off summer! The 18 grammy award winning artist will hit the stage on June 24th for an amazing show! The show is included in your two day trip, along with plenty of other activities you are sure to enjoy! Similar Itinerary can be used for the upcoming Beach Boys Concert as they close the summer season!
1:00 PM: Chef culinary Presentation
-With Time for Shopping, Samples
2:30 PM: Candy factory
-With time for Shopping, samples and presentation
3:30 PM: Check into Hotel
-Time to Freshen up after check in
4:30 PM: Steamboat Adventure with BBQ buffet
-BBQ Chicken ,2 Side Salads, Roll, Non alcoholic Drink
6:30 PM: Arrive at Chautauqua Institution.
8:15 PM: Aretha Franklin concert
-Tickets are preferred seating!
10:15 PM( Approx): Leave Chautauqua Institution and return to the hotel by Bus or Steamboat
End of Day 1
8:30 AM: Hot Breakfast at hotel
10:00 AM: Arrive at Chautauqua Institution
-Spend the day shopping, and exploring the grounds of Historic Chautauqua
10:15 AM: Church Service
12:00 PM: Boxed Lunch in Chautauqua included
2:15 PM: Amphitheater Special Performance
-(Performance not booked yet but past Sunday performances have included: US Army band, and the Army Navy band)
We are excited to to work with you and your group!
Two Day Lucy & Celtic Festival 8-25-2017
Spend the day at the Celtic festival. Enjoy the music and food. The festival includes bag pipemusic, booths with a variety of foods, and items to purchase to bring back home.This fun overnight trip includes a dinner the first night on the Chautauqua Belle. Dinner includesour famous chicken BBQ, summer side salads, roll, drink and dessert. A Hot breakfast the next morning atthe Suites that is sure to get your customers “piped up” for the Celticfestival.Spend the next day at the Celtic festival listening to Western NY’s greatest Celtic music includingbag pipes. Take part in learning about Celtic culture and find yourself surrounded by all things Celtic Thisovernight trip includes a one night stay at the Chautauqua Suites. The Chautauqua Suites is a new andmodern Hotel located in Mayville. A perfect location for your trip! Can plan Lucy Desi Museum with any of our multi-day trips.
12:00 PM-Lunch at the Tropicana Room
-Tour of Lucy Desi Museum and Jamestown Tour
4:00PM-Check into Hotel
-Have time to grab a drink, Relax and freshen up
We are excited to to work with you and your group!
Two Day Trip Or Three Day Trip
Learn how Chautauqua lake helped to develop an infant industrial age and bring it to the 20th century with leaders of the time such as HJ Heniz, Lewis Miller( The combine), Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell and many others. Learn how steam boats piled the waters of Chautauqua Lake and their importance in the development of the area on a real steamboat.
While staying in Mayville NY stay in comfort and style. The hotel is a new and modern Hotel located in Mayville. A perfect location for your trip! The suites has a 3 star AAA rating and is the #1 hotel in Mayville according to tripadvisor.com. Reservations for rooms can be made as single, double and triple accommodations. European style rooms are smaller but very comfortable and high quality, modeled after the rooms the owner stayed in while traveling in France and through out Europe.
Day Two Options: Pick one: All 4-5 Hrs
Take a trip to Jamestown NY, Lucille Ball’s hometown. The Lucy Desi museum is a perfect way to see the history of Lucy and her timeless show “I love Lucy” At the museum enjoy a guided tour of the set. The tour features re- creations of Lucy and Ricky’s New York City apartment, and the Hollywood hotel suite. Also featuring the infamous interactive Vitameatavegamin set. While on the tour don’t miss the original scripts, vintage memorabilia and costumes that were worn on the show! While in Jamestown guests will have lunch at the Tropicana Room , a recreation of Ricky’s famous Manhattan night club. The atmosphere will leave you entertained as you watch your favorite episodes of “I Love Lucy”. Then take a trip around her hometown with a guided tour. Your tour guide is very knowledgeable about all things Lucy as you go and see the places most significant to Lucy!
Located on Chautauqua Lakes North shore, Chautauqua Institution is a 750- acre educational center is home to around 8,000 people during the nine week summer season. A 4,000 seat, open air amphitheater serves as a educational center, with guest speaks and lectures on a variety of topics With religion, art and cultural programming Chautauqua is a wonder place to learn. While at the famous Chautauqua Institution have lunch at the historic Athenaeum Hotel. This hotel is one of the original hotels still standing on the grounds and is the largest wooden hotel structure left in North America. Enjoy a buffet style lunch during your visit.
Take a trip to Niagara Falls, another popular destination in Western New York. Enjoy and learn about the falls with your very own step-on guide.See the Falls from a historic perspective, from the Nation’s Oldest State Park! View or Visit Goat
Island, upper rapids, Luna Island , View the American and Bridal Veil Falls, Terrapin Point, Three Sisters Islands (weather permitting). Ride the Maid of the Mist Boat Ride, visit the NYS Observation Tower and visit the Cave of the Winds. Lunch in Niagara Falls is included. Lunch is a delicious box lunch. Enjoy an ice cold water, gourmet style sandwich and sides.
• 1 hr 45 Min Steamship Adventure
• BBQ Chicken Lunch w/ two summer side salads, dinner roll and dessert
• Three area Attractions
-Culinary Chef Presentation -Candy Factory Tour
-Grape Discovery Center
Check in/ Dinner
• Check into hotel, Mayville’s #1hotel
• Dinner. Restaurant located on the main floor
of the hotel.
• Have time to relax and grab a drink in the afternoon
Day Two:Pick One
• Lucy-Desi Museum
• Chautauqua Institution
• Niagara Falls (extra per person)