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Winter Fun for Everyone

Celebrate winter and plan a getaway to Starved Rock Lodge for Valentine’s Day, a wedding anniversary or anytime you want to raise a toast to life’s memorable moments. “Dream Lover! Vintage Songs of Love” is one of many “Tribute to the Stars” Shows on the calendar for 2024. All Matinees…

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Go Ahead. Take a Vacation Day.

April is just around the corner. Have you taken a vacation day yet this year? Have you been away from your phone or computer screen for more than a few hours lately? You probably need a break. Here are the top 10 reasons why Starved Rock Lodge is the perfect…

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Fun Options for New Year’s Eve

What are you doing New Year’s Eve? Join the party and stay the night on New Year`s Eve 2022.  We have several ways to have fun at the ROCK. Option #1: Enjoy dinner in the Main Dining Room (full menu & New Year’s Eve Specials). Call (815) 220-7321 for dining…

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Bee Our Guest at a Honey Dinner

Starved Rock Lodge is buzzing with a charming new dining experience! We are teaming up with 3 local honey vendors to create a more natural take on fine dining! On Friday, November 4th, (6 to 8pm) Starved Rock Lodge will be the setting for a local honey dinner and cocktail…

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Late Summer Getaways Rock!

Delicious Prime Rib that’s locally sourced with a “secret spice” rub–smoked that day– sounds like a meal you don’t want to miss. This culinary special is available every Saturday night. Sunday Brunch (10am-3pm) offers a wide variety of choices to everyone in your group and it’s another reason to savor…

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Advice From Little Hikers

With just a few weeks left before school starts, this is the perfect time to plan a quick getaway to Starved Rock Lodge. In a recent interview with several children who were staying at Starved Rock Lodge with their parents, we’ve gained some insider tips on what kids like best…

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Park the Car & Take a Hike!

Summer is here and gas prices just hit $5.00 per gallon in Illinois. You can come to Starved Rock, park your car and never use any gas while you’re here. Priority parking is FREE and so is WiFi. So, if you’re looking for a place to go that’s…

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Food Services Update 11/4/2020

We have recently been notified that Governor Pritzker will be moving our Region (Region 2) to Mitigation One Rules.  This means that we will not be able to provide indoor dining or indoor bar service at this time. Veranda outdoor dining will be available until it gets too cold. Carryout will…

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Keeping Everyone Safe

Health & Safety Update from Starved Rock Lodge (August 5, 2020) Here’s an update on what life is like these days at Starved Rock Lodge. We reopened on May 29, 2020 and have enjoyed welcoming guests back to Starved Rock Lodge over the past several months. We know, that traveling…

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