The Veranda is located right outside the Back Door Lounge and overlooks the Illinois River Valley! Dogs are more than welcome on the Veranda, be sure to ask for our Doggie Delights menu. Outdoor dining on the Veranda will begin Memorial Day Weekend and last through the end of October (weather permitting).
Music takes place on Friday nights from 8-11pm in the Back Door Lounge once the weather has gotten too chilly to be outside on the Veranda. Be sure to try a Starved Rock Signature Ale or take advantage of our seasonal drinks! No cover charge!
Music on the Veranda takes place every Friday and Saturday night through Labor Day weekend. After Labor Day weekend, music will be moved into the Back Door Lounge. No cover charge!
Music in the Back Door Lounge:
Friday, January 19: Double Dave Trio Eclectic
Friday, January 26: Jeff Manfredini Blues, Folk & Pop
Saturday, January 27: Sean Walsh Local Favorite
Friday, February 2: Rescue Dogs Acoustic Rock
Friday, February 9: Destination Unknown Country
Friday, February 16: Steve Sharp Local Favorite
Friday, February 23: Last Call Classic Rock & Country
Friday, March 2: Ashley & Simpson Bluegrass Duo
Friday, March 9: Jon Birkenbeuel Classic Rock
Friday, March 16: Paddy’s Favorite Sons Local Favorite
Friday, March 23: Rich Selquist Folk
Friday, March 30: Coco & Fancy Contemporary Classic Folk & Rock
Friday, April 6: Stephan Bores Pop
Friday, April 13: Darrell Data Classic Rock
Friday, April 20: Dan Blanchette Acoustic
Friday, April 27: Mark Lorden Alternative
Starved Rock Signature Ale is our own special beer for Starved Rock Lodge. Produced by Leinenkugel Breweries, the hand-crafted beer is a cross between an English-style amber ale and a pale ale. It’s fresh and it’s on tap.
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Got talent? Want to be heard? If you’re a vocalist or part of a band and believe you would be perfect for entertaining on the Veranda, please send your promo package to the address below.
Des Ratajczak (Lounge Manager)
Starved Rock Lodge
P.O. Box 570
Utica, IL 61373
Email: [email protected]