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June 12 - 21, 2015 


A ten-day - two-weekend festival of non-stop live history and fun for the whole family. And it's all FREE.

Live shows and other events performed by nationally acclaimed historical interpreters.

A different show outdoors each night and more indoors during the day. Come for a day, a weekend, or stay for a week. Catch all shows on either weekend or spread it out.

Evenings Under the Big Chautauqua Tent |  Greenville Technical College

There’s nothing like the experience outdoors under the Chautauqua tent on a summer evening. Chairs provided under the tent or bring lawn seating and picincs. The sound of raindrops on the tent doesn’t stop the show -  it just adds to the magic.

Use Faris Rd entrance for closest parking (800 East Faris Rd.) Tent is located between Building 104 and the Faris Rd parking lot.

Evenings Outdoors | Falls Park, Greenville  & Trailblazer Park, Travelers Rest

A great way to spend a summer evening in a beautiful park setting with gorgeous views and scenery. Bring your lawn seating and picnics. Falls Park Rain Site:  Chautauqua Tent Greenville Tech. Trailblazer Park Rain site: Fire Station at corner

Daytime Indoors | Greenville  & Fountain Inn

If you like your Chautauqua experience indoors in air-conditioned comfort, characters have multiple daytime shows. New this year: Two Sunday matiness each weekend - 2:00pm and 3:30pm

Morning Discussions | Artists Guild Gallery, Greenville

Many mornings at 9:00 you can grab a cup of coffee and continue the conversation with the performers. And join others that love to talk back to History.

Spartanburg and Asheville Shows

Evening Shows Monday - Thursday 
Indoors at the Headquarters Library in Spartanburg SC
Outdoors at the Morris Pavillion, Warren Wilson College, Swannona NC

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Festival Shows

America at the Movies / DisneyThumbnailWalt Disney Show

by Larry Bounds

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America at the Movies / PickfordThumbnailMary Pickford Show

by Leslie Goddard

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America at the Movies / HeadParksSquareGordon Parks Show

by Charles Pace

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America at the Movies / WellesThumbnailOrson Welles Show

by George Frein

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America at the Movies / GWTW thumbnailMaking of Gone with the Wind

illustrated talk by Leslie Goddard

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