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Starved Rock State Park and Starved Rock Lodge reopens today! Although the Lodge is privately managed, guests and employees must comply with all state safety guidelines and social distancing rules. Guests and employees of the Lodge must wear face masks in all (indoor) public areas and maintain social distancing of 6-feet. Food & beverage service with carry-outs and outdoor dining on the Veranda opens today at 11am. Read more about our commitment to your safety.

Every Friday in the Back Door Lounge

There’s no better way to relax on the weekend than with live music at Starved Rock Lodge. Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few original songs) each weekend from 8-11pm with no cover charge. During the summer, music takes place on Friday and select Saturday nights on the Veranda. After Labor Day, music moves to Friday nights in the Back Door Lounge.

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July 2020

Jul 03

Rodeo Drive

Classic Rock & Country

Fri, July 3 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Jul 10

Jib Brothers – Live Music

Bluegrass

Fri, July 10 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Jul 11

Bacchanal – Live Music

Classic Rock

Sat, July 11 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Jul 17

River Road Trio – Live Music

Classics

Fri, July 17 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Jul 24

Ethan Bell Band – Live Music

Country music

Fri, July 24 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Jul 25

3 Day Weekend – Live Music

Classic Rock

Sat, July 25 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Jul 28

Music on the River

Parrotheads and Paddlewheels with Brian Benske

Tue, July 28 @ 6:30 pm

Join Starved Rock Lodge & Conference Center for a night filled with food, fun and live entertainment aboard the Spirit of Peoria, an authentic multi-level paddlewheel boat. Move to the music of Jimmy Buffett, Blues, Country and more! July 28: Parrotheads and Paddlewheels with Brian BenkseAugust 25: Rhythm on the River with Kevin KramerSeptember 24: Classic Rock on the River with Steve SharpOctober 6: Blues on the River with Steve CerquaOctober 20: Country on the River with Ryan Wotherspoon Boarding…

Jul 31

Tommy and the Nightcaps – Live Music

Blues

Fri, July 31 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

August 2020

Aug 07

Friday Jackson – Live Music

Pop & Rock

Fri, August 7 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Aug 14

Libido Funk Circus Band – Live Music

70's & 80's

Fri, August 14 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Aug 21

Live Music

Fri, August 21 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Fri. December 18, 2020

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Aug 22

Bagshot Row – Live Music

Funky Blues and Old Rock & Roll

Sat, August 22 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Aug 25

Music on the River

Rhythm on the River with Kevin Kramer

Tue, August 25 @ 6:30 pm

Join Starved Rock Lodge & Conference Center for a night filled with food, fun and live entertainment aboard the Spirit of Peoria, an authentic multi-level paddlewheel boat. Move to the music of Jimmy Buffett, Blues, Country and more! July 28: Parrotheads and Paddlewheels with Brian BenkseAugust 25: Rhythm on the River with Kevin KramerSeptember 24: Classic Rock on the River with Steve SharpOctober 6: Blues on the River with Steve CerquaOctober 20: Country on the River with Ryan Wotherspoon Boarding…

Aug 28

Breaking Storm – Live Music

Pop & Rock

Fri, August 28 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Aug 28

Live Music

Fri, August 28 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Fri. December 18, 2020

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

September 2020

Sep 04

Live Music

Fri, September 4 @ 8:00 pm

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Sep 06

Jimmy Buffett Night – Live Music

Wasted away again in Margaritaville

Sun, September 6 @ 8:00 pm

Join us for our annual Jimmy Buffett Night with Steve Sharp Band! Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Sep 11

Live Music

Fri, September 11 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Fri. December 18, 2020

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Sep 18

Live Music

Fri, September 18 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Fri. December 18, 2020

Live music on the Veranda. No cover charge! In case of rain, music will be moved to the Back Door Lounge.

Sep 24

Music on the River

Classic Rock on the River with Steve Sharp

Thu, September 24 @ 6:30 pm

Join Starved Rock Lodge & Conference Center for a night filled with food, fun and live entertainment aboard the Spirit of Peoria, an authentic multi-level paddlewheel boat. Move to the music of Jimmy Buffett, Blues, Country and more! July 28: Parrotheads and Paddlewheels with Brian BenkseAugust 25: Rhythm on the River with Kevin KramerSeptember 24: Classic Rock on the River with Steve SharpOctober 6: Blues on the River with Steve CerquaOctober 20: Country on the River with Ryan Wotherspoon Boarding…

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