Did you know that Chautauqua Institute is located just twelve miles from Route 20, where many of the Wine Trail’s twenty-one wineries are located?

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Chautauqua Institution

The Chautauqua Institution was first established in 1874 as a vacation learning center for Sunday school teachers.  It is now a thriving National Register-listed Victorian village of 750 acres on the shores of Chautauqua Lake, which attracts thousands of people to its music, ballet, theatre, and arts programs.  The summer program of nine weeks begins at the end of June.


Water to Wine

The Lake Erie Wineries are not only renowned for their wines, but also, and given their proximity to the Lake, the climate and topography is ideally suited to expanding the wine-tasting experience. Consider a walkabout, maybe a hike, and include a picnic on the bank of a gurgling brook, whilst enjoying a chilled bottle of wine.

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