Activities & Forms
We are working to update this page with current information and registration forms. We appreciate your patience and excitement about the 2021 Chautauqua Festival!
Please click the associated links for rules and registration information.
Registration for daily workshops starts June 15 at the Wythe Arts Council office in the Haller House, located at 195 W Washington Street right behind the park.
The office will be open from 10 to 5:30 M-F that week.
Fees, if required, are paid at registration. The following week, during the Festival, registrations will be taken at the Chautauqua office located in the gazebo near the park entrance.
Register early since many of the events fill up fast.
Art/Photograpghy - TBD
Bazaar - July 31 & August 1
Registration form coming soon!
Saturday, July 31 the doors will be open from 10 am until 7 pm.
Sunday, August 1, the doors will be open from 12 pm until 6 pm.
Join us for the Chautauqua Bazaar! Up to 60 vendors including jewelry, local authors, handsewn items, painted crafts and so much more.
Balloon Festival - July 30,31, & August 1
Hot Air Balloon Rally Information
Friday Evening Balloon Flight - July 30, at 5:30 pm on the Wytheville Community College Lawn
Saturday Morning Balloon Flight - July 31 at 6:30 am on the Wytheville Community College Lawn
Saturday Evening Balloon Flight - July 31 at 5:30 pm on the Wytheville Community College Lawn
Sunday Morning Balloon Flight - August 1 at 5:30 am on the Wytheville Community College Lawn
Follow The Chautauqua Balloon Festival on Facebook for up to the minute updates.
Brews and bands - canceled
Car Show ~ June 27 - TBD
Chautauqua 5K Road Race
Chautauqua festival Pageant - TBD
Creative Writing Contest - Online
The Chautauqua Festival Creative Writing Contest 2021 is currently accepting entries! Although our ceremony will not happen this year, organizers hope to return to normal for Chautauqua 2022. Please submit entries by Thursday, July 29, 2021.
Submit your entries to Deanna Bradberry, 670 North Third Street, Wytheville, Virginia 24382.
Email email@example.com with any questions!
Attached is the SWVA Today article that includes the guidelines.
Doll & Toy Show - TBD
Festival of Trees - December
Flower & Table Show - TBD
Fur Fest Pet Show - TBD
Parade - TBD
Quilt & Needlework - TBD