Chautauqua County hosts a number of world-renowned tourist attractions, including:
A historic Victorian village that features a 9-week summer program season of art, education, lectures, top entertainment, religion, recreation and much more.
Lily Dale Assembly:
The world's largest spiritualist community is host to special entertainment - sacred music, Victorian Weekends and many more events. Plus seminars, workshops, public clairvoyance and healing services during each 10-week summer season.
The National Comedy Center and Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum:
The new National Comedy Center in Jamestown was recently designated the United States' Official Cultural Institution for Comedy. A nonprofit cultural institution, the museum celebrates comedy’s great minds and unique voices with exclusive collections and more than 50 immersive exhibits presented
with cutting-edge technology.
Part of the National Comedy Center, the Lucy-Desi Museum honors the “First Couple of Comedy” in Lucille Ball’s hometown of Jamestown, offering an intimate look into the lives and careers of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. Featuring original costumes, props, Emmy Awards, and life size “I Love Lucy” studio sets, the attraction is open 7 days a week!
Lake Erie Wine Country:
Tour America's Grape Country along Lake Erie from Silver Creek, NY to Harborcreek, PA, with more than 30,000 acres of vineyards, 23 wineries, and a Grape Discovery Center. In Chautauqua County, grape growers produce approximately 65% of New York State's total annual grape harvest. Wineries are open throughout the year - for special events and a map, visit Lake Erie Wine Country here
The PGA TOUR and LECOM Health Challenge:
The Chautauqua Region Economic Development Corporation (CREDC) served as the host organization for the LECOM Health Challenge 2016-2019. The LECOM Health Challenge is played at Peek'n Peek Resort with a week-long schedule of events including a Pro-Am on Wednesday, July 3, followed by four official rounds of tournament competition, July 4-7, 2019. Visit the Peek'n Peak Resort website here
or the LECOM Health Challenge website here
for more information.
*For a full list of tourism attractions, accommodations, events, and more please visit the Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau website here.