Join us for some relaxing music before or after the Vintage Illinois Wine Festival (Sept. 20 & 21). On Sunday, Sept. 21, there will be music (and more wine tasting) at Cattails from 2-5 pm with acoustic by Jim Noethe. Steve Sharp will be playing on the Veranda at Starved Rock Lodge from 4-7 pm.
Music and outdoor dining with a great view! Weather permitting, we have a few more chances to bring you some great music in the great outdoors. The scenic Illinois River Valley serves up a sunset and panoramic view that is truly photo-worthy! Join us on the Veranda from 8-11 pm (except on Sept. 21 & Sept. 28). Sept. 12: Stephen Bores Sept. 13 Gas Road Riot Sept. 19: Steve & Steve Sept. 20: Steve Sharp (4-7 Read More
Sunday, June 15 Fox Ridge 3pm Spend your Father’s Day afternoon enjoying live music at Fox Ridge. Feel the cool breezes under the lofty pines of Fox Ridge accompanied by relaxing and entertaining music by local guitarist/vocalist Kevin Kramer. Kevin performs a great combination of covers and original work. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair or take a seat on the benches at Fox Ridge. Don’t forget to stop at the Café located inside Read More
Enjoy an afternoon of art, live music and wine tasting at Starved Rock Lodge’s annual art show & sale. Artists representing the Illinois Valley and beyond will share their work as you stroll the beautiful setting of Fox Ridge, just steps away from the Lodge. Many artists will be creating work during the show and items will be available for purchase. The wide array of Starved Rock Wines will be available for tasting and purchase Read More
Join us in the Great Hall for our annual New Year’s Eve Party at Starved Rock Lodge. An evening filled with fun, food and music. The best part is, you don’t have to drive home. Check into the historic Lodge on December 31st. Invite your friends and share a table! The party begins in the Great Hall at 6:00 pm. and continues on until we raise our glasses to 2014! Spend the night and enjoy Read More
There’s a wonderful and relaxing place to relax and have drinks, lunch or dinner and visit with friends and family. Every Friday night from 8-11 pm, we have live music. The schedule varies but the entertainment is always good. So, next time you’re looking for somewhere to go and and some fun, think of the Back Door Lounge. Click here to see our Entertainment Schedule. Once the weather gets warm, we’ll move out to the Read More
NEW for 2014!! We’ve created a great way to spend some time with family, friends or just to treat yourself to a few hours of fun! Starved Rock Lodge has teamed up with its sister store, Cattails, to open “The Studio”. This new space is designed with creativity in mind. “We are pleased to announce a new and exciting series of art-inspired programs for 2014,” said Edna Daugherty, Activities Director for Starved Rock Lodge, Read More
Join us at the Great Hall of Starved Rock Lodge as we feature the students from Music Suite 408 in Peru, IL for their Summer Flute Showcase. Lead by instructor Sue Gillio, summer flute camp students will perform, demonstrating their musicianship and skill. This is sure to be a lovely evening of beautiful music. Free and open to the public.
The glamorous, untold back story of Hollywood’s most beloved Academy Award-winning songs as revealed by the singer who interviewed their legendary composers including Henry Mancini, Sammy Cahn and Johnny Mandel. Peter Oprisko brings 25 timeless Academy Award winning songs to life with a marvelous live musical performance that is peppered with fun trivia and anecdotes. 2014 Dates: November 17 & 18, 2014 (Matinees) Matinee Show: $32.00 per person (includes Lunch & Show) For more information Read More