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
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
by Larry Bounds
by Leslie Goddard
by Charles Pace
by George Frein
illustrated talk by Leslie Goddard