Lakeside Honors Men and Women of the United States Military

Posted Aug 17th, 2010 by Alexandrea Kontos  Category: Arts & Entertainment



Lakeside, Ohio – To honor the men and women serving or that have served in all branches of the United States Military, the Lakeside Association has slated Saturday, Aug. 21 as Military Appreciation Day.

Free admission and parking will be granted to the Lakeside grounds for all branches of the military, allowing these men and women to experience the Chautauqua community and nurture mind, body and spirit.

Retired military will receive free admission for themselves and one guest. Active military will receive admission for themselves and immediate family. Credentials and/or identification must be presented at the gates to receive free admission and parking. Passes are valid from 9 a.m.-11 p.m.

While at Lakeside, families will have the opportunity to partake in a number of recreational and cultural activities, including sailing, swimming, shuffleboard, miniature golf, educational seminars or attending the evening performance, Steve Lippia, “Simply Sinatra” concert at 8:15 p.m. in Hoover Auditorium. During the opening remarks, all military personnel will be recognized.

Lakeside property owners are asked to hang flags that weekend to show appreciation for all branches of the military.

Known as the Chautauqua on Lake Erie, Lakeside is a family destination that has pioneered the act of nurturing mind, body and spirit since 1873. One of the few remaining Chautauquas in the United States, Lakeside offers a variety of spiritual, educational, cultural arts and recreational opportunities. Located between Cleveland and Toledo on Lake Erie’s south shore, Lakeside is a gated community that provides rest and renewal in addition to hundreds of enlightening and entertaining experiences. For more information on vacationing or living the Lakeside Chautauqua experience, visit or call 1.866.952.5374.


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