CROSS COUNTRY SKI WEEKEND
Meet at the Matthiessen State Park Dells Area for basic cross-country ski instruction at 9:00 am & 1:00 pm each day. Ski rentals available. No snow? Join us for guided hikes through Matthiessen State Park.
WINTER WINE WALK
How does the Winter Wine Walk work? On the day of the event, go to the Canal Market, 208 S. Clark Street, Utica, and pick up your Winter Wine Walk souvenir glass, passport, and 10 tasting tickets for wine and food tastings. (Additional tasting tickets available for $1 each at Canal Market and August Hill Winery.) Your adventure begins! Visit all the locations listed on your passport and enjoy wine and food tastings. Walk between the tasting stops or ride the free trolley bus between stops. This is an open-house type format. You can check in at any time that is convenient to you and can visit the locations in any order you would like. 11am-5pm. Wine & Food Tasting: $20 per person. T-shirts, Hoodies, and Bags: $12-$26. Learn more and register here!
February 16, February 23, March 2, March 9
Who will be Starved Rock’s ROCK STAR in 2017? Join us on February 16, February 23, March 2 and March 9 and see who wins this annual singing contest! Enter if you want a chance at the title of 2017 Rock Star. Show starts on Thursday, February 16 at 7pm in the Main Dining Room at Starved Rock Lodge. Come early and join us for dinner. Rock Star is sponsored by Starved Rock Lodge, 99.3 WAJK & 96.5 WOLF radio stations as well as Euclid Beverage. Contact Starved Rock Lodge at (815) 220-7375 for more information.
SLED DOG DEMOS
Free Spirit Siberian Rescue will return to Starved Rock Lodge for sled dog demos on February 19, 2017. Seminars take place in the LaSalle Room at 10:30am and 1:30pm. Outdoor sled dog demos will take place along the sea wall (just southeast of the Starved Rock Visitor Center) at 9:30am, 12pm and 3pm.
PHOTO CONTEST & SHOW
What better place to show your photos than in Illinois best photographic playground. If you are interested in having a booth space at the show, please call 815-220-7386 to register. 11am-3pm. Free admission. Starved Rock Lodge Great Hall.