It’s classy, it’s sassy and it’s delicious. And, it`s going to be a bacony good time. Join our Culinary Team on Sunday-March 23rd, as they prepare a variety of one-of-a-kind bacon creations, paired with a different beer for each course. Your evening begins at 5:30 pm, with bacon-inspired appetizers. Next, you will be seated for a four-course bacon-themed dinner served by our friendly staff, accompanied by a perfectly-matched glass of beer. Bacon is sizzling hot Read More
Rock Star 2014 vocal competition continues every Thursday night at 7 pm (thru March 13). Rock Star is co-sponsored by Starved Rock Lodge, 99.3 WAJK/96.5 WOLF, MillerCoors & Euclid Beverage. Join us at Elements Restaurant (the Main Dining Room) each Thursday from Feb. 20 through March 13. Come early for dinner and drinks! The Dining Room opens at 5 pm, contestants take the stage at 7 pm. Click HERE to see weekly updates.
Friday, March 7, 2014 Do you love wine? How about beer? If you love wine or beer come to Starved Rock Lodge on Friday, March 7th for our 2nd annual “Between the Canyons” Wine & Beer tasting event! From 7pm to 9pm we will feature wines from Starved Rock Lodge’s Cattails Wine Room, Creekside Vineyards & Winery, Mackinaw Valley Vineyard, White Oak Vineyards, Waterman Winery & Vineyard, August Hill Winery. We will also have appetizers and entertainment. Admission 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.
Spend an exciting day solving devious puzzles each step of the way and getting to know the Starved Rock Lodge area a little more. Try to be the first to uncover the Legend of Starved Rock. Use your wits, energy and sense of adventure as you race against time and your fellow racers. Enjoy a post-race awards ceremony at the finish line. The Amazing Race is fantastic for families, but children under the age of Read More
Do you love wine? How about beer? If you love wine or beer come to Starved Rock Lodge on Friday, March 7th for our 2nd annual “Between the Canyons” Wine & Beer tasting event! From 7pm to 9pm we will feature wines from Starved Rock Lodge’s Cattails Wine Room, Creekside Vineyards & Winery, Mackinaw Valley Vineyard, White Oak Vineyards, Waterman Winery & Vineyard, August Hill Winery. We will also have appetizers and entertainment. Admission is $25 Read More
An event to honor Chief Walks with the Wind of the Ho Chunk Nation, as told by his grandson, White Winnebago – Jerry Savage. Mr. Savage grew up performing Native American dancing at Starved Rock Lodge with his grandfather, Chief Walks with the Wind and family. The event will begin with a song followed by a smudge blessing and stories of Chief Walks with the Wind and his family along with Native American history from Read More
Hepatica, Bellwort, and Violets, oh my! Enjoy the great variety of spring wildflowers at Starved Rock State Park. Join the Starved Rock guides as they hike to overlooks and canyons throughout the park identifying wildflowers and discussing Native American uses of those wildflowers. Learn all about the history and geology of the park! If conditions permit, sparkling waterfalls will flow in canyons. Guided hikes leave from the Starved Rock Visitor Center at 9:00 a.m. & Read More
Let us do the cooking this Thanksgiving. Bring the family to the Lodge on Thursday, November 27th and enjoy our delicious Thanksgiving Buffet. We’re serving from 10:30 am to 6:00 pm in the Main Dining Room & Great Hall. Reservations are necessary, so please call (815) 220-7321.
2014 Oktoberfest Dinners will be offered on: Saturday & Sunday, October 11 & 12, 2014 (Burgoo Festival Weekend) and Saturday & Sunday, October 18 & 19, 2014 (Fall Colors Weekend) Dinners run from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the Great Hall & Starved Rock Room of Starved Rock Lodge. Reservations are required for this event. Please call (815) 220-7386 for reservations. Celebrate October German-style at Starved Rock Lodge. The beauty of fall will be mixed with Read More