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Prairieland Chautauqua

Nichols Park 110 Holkenbrink Drive, Jacksonville, IL, United States

On August 21, 1912, the first Chautauqua took place at Nichols Park. The big tent went up, music played, speeches and lectures took place on a wooden stage. For a whole week, hundreds of people came to see and experience the show while camping on the grounds. We are bringing back tradition. On September 6 & 7 2024 the big […]