Support Big Top

As a small tent doing some pretty big and exciting things, it is your support that influences our ongoing capacity to present new original performances from the Blue Canvas Orchestra, world-renowned touring artists, and educational family programming.

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Top 10 of Summer 2015

Remember those starry summer nights of 2015? From June ’til September, we welcomed more than 33,000 concert-goers with warm and wonderful memories.

Here are our fan picks for the
Top 10 Shows of 2015!

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Nestled at the base of Mt Ashwabay Ski Hill, 3 miles south of Bayfield, Wisconsin, Big Top overlooks Lake Superior and the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Our summer schedule includes performances by renowned national, regional and touring musicians and runs from mid June to early September.

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Do you love Big Top? Consider becoming a Volunteer, and sharing your summer with Big Top. Ushers, Car Parkers, Cart Drivers, Artist Transport, EMT’s and Office Support needed.
We are busy updating our schedule and application process. Check back soon, or if you are a past volunteer, watch for an email, announcing when we will have the Orientation and show Sign Ups available.

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Video: Experience Big Top

Courtesy Travel Wisconsin, check out this great video “A Night at Big Top Chautauqua – Concert Under a Tent – Music in Wisconsin” Published on Jul 1, 2015
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eBlast Sign-Up

Sign up for our eBlast and stay up-to-date on upcoming shows, events, and news.

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Upcoming Shows

30th Anniversary Tent Raising Buddy Guy Michael Franti & Spearhead Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Gaelic Storm BoDeans