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Big Top Chautauqua

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32525 Ski Hill Road
Bayfield, WI 54814
(715) 373-5552
(888) 244-8368
(715) 373-5320 (fax)
Hours:
Summer: Washburn: M-Sat. 9-5, Bayfield: June-Sept, Show Days: 12-6pm
Winter: Washburn: M-F 9-5

About Us

Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua is Wisconsin's most unique entertainment venue -- a 900 seat, state-of-the-art, all-canvas tent theater located at the base of Mt. Ashwabay three miles south of read more
  • About

    Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua is Wisconsin's most unique entertainment venue -- a 900 seat, state-of-the-art, all-canvas tent theater located at the base of Mt. Ashwabay three miles south of Bayfield off Hwy. 13. Each year, mid-June through mid-Sept, Big Top presents a 50+ summer show season featuring renowned touring artists and our own house band, the celebrated Blue Canvas Orchestra. Visit Big Top to enjoy one of the many Chautauqua Original Musicals by the Blue Canvas Orchestra, or hear national performers like Keb' Mo', Joan Baez, Willie Nelson, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and others. Come see what all the ballyhoo is about! For performance schedules and tickets visit www.bigtop.org or call our box office at 715-373-5552.

  • Highlights

    • Live Concerts
    • Original Shows highlighting local history with big-screen visuals
    • National and international touring artists
    • FREE shuttle from Bayfield, Washburn & Ashland
    • Great Family Entertainment
  • Media

  • Jobs

    Production Manager
    Category: Arts & Entertainment

    Reports directly to the Executive Director and to Operations Manager at the tent, cooperates with General Manager. This position oversees all production and technical aspects of our house and touring shows including scheduling, staffing, budgeting, inventory, facility maintenance, security, and administration. The Production Manager also works with Executive Director on programming and booking ...read more

    Contact

    Terry Matier
    Phone:(715) 373-5552
    Marketing Director
    Category: Marketing

    Marketing Director



    Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua, a non-profit arts organization celebrating 30 years of summer performances and regional touring shows, and celebrating 20+ years of producing the nationally-broadcast radio show Tent Show Radio, is searching for ...read more

    Contact

    Terry Matier
    Phone:(715) 373-5552
  • Directions

    32525 Ski Hill Rd, Bayfield, WI 54814. We are located 4 miles south of Bayfield, WI at Mt. Ashwabay at the end of Ski Hill Rd.