Year-round: weekly Tent Show Radio shows & Touring shows.
Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua
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.
- 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
Member EventsSunday Jul 12, 2020Glenn Miller Orchestra Big Band Music Concert ...read moreSunday Jul 19, 2020The Mavericks Tex-Mex, Neotraditional Country Music, Latin and Rockabilly Influences Live Music Concert ...read moreThursday Jul 23, 2020Straight No Chaser A Cappella Live Music Concert ...read moreSaturday Jul 25, 2020Drive-By Truckers Alternative Country/Southern Rock Band Live Music Concert ...read moreThursday Jul 30, 2020Old Crow Medicine Show Live Blues, Folk, Americana String Band Music Concert ...read moreFriday Jul 31, 2020Hear music of Santana, Joan Baez, The Who, Joe Cocker, Credence Clearwater Revival, Crosby Stills & Nash and Jimi Hendrix all performed by Blue Canvas Orchestra ...read moreSaturday Aug 8, 2020Los Lobos Live Jarocho Norteño Tejano Folk Country Doo-wop Soul R&B Rock 'n' Roll Punk Music Concert ...read moreSaturday Aug 22, 2020John Hiatt and Jerry Douglas Live Country Bluegrass Rock Jazz Blues Celtic Music Concert ...read moreSunday Aug 23, 2020Hear music of Santana, Joan Baez, The Who, Joe Cocker, Credence Clearwater Revival, Crosby Stills & Nash and Jimi Hendrix all performed by Blue Canvas Orchestra ...read more
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.