Maestro & Mi

Maestro & Mi Dec. 18th at 4pm Maestro & Mi Music Academy will be rocking and singing and storytelling again this year in the Great Hall at Starved Rock Lodge!  This free concert will be performed by the instructors and musicians of “Maestro & Mi” Music Academy.  It’s their gift to friends, families, students and the community! Santa has RSVP’d and Phil’s tux is ready.  Great fun for the whole family.

Fox Ridge

Fox Ridge Concert Series

Join us this October in Fox Ridge (across from the Lodge lobby) for our Music Concert Series! Music from 2pm-3:30pm. Free event, donations welcome. October 2 | 2-3:30pm Brian Benkse October 9 | 2-3:30pm Brian Benkse October 16 | 2-3:30pm Brian Benkse  


September 26

September 26: 11:30am-2:30pm October 8: 5-7pm October 9: 5-7pm October 15: 5-7pm October 16: 5-7pm A Celebration of Germany! Food, Beer, Wine and Music. Join the fun! Sample German Wine and Beer. Enjoy a buffet of German foods and listen to authentic German music. Reservations are required for this event. Call 815-220-7386. $25.00 buffet only or $40.00 buffet/tastings/stein. When booking an overnight stay, Oktoberfest is NOT included in your stay. Sign up for 9/26 here Sign Read More


Leinenkugel Dinner 2016

November 11th 6:30pm $55/person This fun evening includes a dinner with all dishes made with Leinenkugel beer. You will also be able to taste the Leinenkugel beer variety. There will be chances to win great prizes, plus one lucky guest will win a grand prize. Must be present to win. $50.00 per person. Reservations are required, and must be 21 years of age or older. 815-220-7386. *This event is currently sold out. Please call (815) Read More


Keg Tapping

September 25th Keg Tapping on the Veranda 3pm Kick off the Oktoberfest season with Starved Rock Lodge’s Annual Keg Tapping! We’ll roll out the barrel and tap the keg at 3pm followed by the music from a German Band! This free event will take place outside on the Veranda of the Back Door Lounge.  For more information call (815) 220-7386.

Tommy & the Nitecaps Rockin' at  the ROCK

Music in the Back Door
Lounge (8-11pm)

There’s no better way to relax on a Saturday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge. Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few original songs) each week from 8-11 pm with no cover charge. Come early for dinner! Ask about our wide selection of seasonal beers, Starved Rock wines and specialty drinks. Or, warm up with a coffee drink after dinner.  


Rock Star 2017

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 Read More


New Year’s Eve Party at Starved Rock Lodge

New Year’s Eve Party December 31st, 2016 Theme: Masquerade Party RESERVATIONS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT. Join us in bringing the New Year at Starved Rock Lodge with Masquerade themed party! Celebrate with us as ring in the new year! Overnight Party Package: $475 (for two) – Overnight accommodations for two guests, open bar, party favors, photos by the fireplace (additional cost), hors d’oeuvres, buffet dinner, live entertainment in the Great Hall, champagne toast at midnight, late check-out, New Read More


Tribute to Frank Sinatra

October 2 & 3 Matinee Shows 11:30am Check-in Begins Peter Oprisko will delight you with this tribute to the Chairman of the Board! A fresh and unique, ultra-modern salute to Ol’Blue Eyes! This exciting and memorable celebration showcases Sinatra like never before. Enjoy such hits as: New York New York, The Way You Look Tonight, My Way, and many more. Matinee Performance: $34 – includes lunch buffet & show Overnight Stay with Matinee Performance: $148 – includes lunch Read More


Tribute to Patsy Cline

June 12 Matinee Show 11:30am Check-in Begins Coming to Starved Rock Lodge from her recent role as Patsy Cline in the highly successful Engle Lane Theater production of “Always Patsy Cline”, the talented Mary Pfeifer will perform Cline’s beautiful ballads and hits from the ‘50s and ‘60s, like Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams and Walking After Midnight. Don’t miss this tribute to country music’s most beloved singer! Matinee Performance: $34 – includes lunch buffet & show Overnight Stay Read More