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IMPORTANT UPDATE: Per State Mandate, Masks are now REQUIRED regardless of immunization status as we are a State facility. This includes all areas of the Lodge, Cafe, Main Dining Doom, Back Door Lounge, Visitor’s Center and Trailheads Concessions.

Starved Rock Lodge hosts special events throughout the year. Check back for updates once COVID-19 mitigations are lifted. We can't wait to schedule  seasonal events such as our annual Oktoberfest Dinners, Breakfast with Santa, our annual Teddy Bear Tea and more. For more information and to make reservations, please contact our Activities Department at (815) 220-7386.

Storytelling with Bill Myers

Storyteller Bill Myers will return to Starved Rock Lodge on Tuesday, December 28 for the next event. This is a perfect opportunity to come to the Lodge for lunch and then gather around the fireplace in the Great Hall of Starved Rock Lodge. The beautiful holiday decorations will still adorn the Lodge. The tales for all ages will begin at 1:00 p.m. and will include famous stories such as “Return of the Native” by Robert Taylor Burns which chronicles the...

New Year’s Eve: Throwback Prom

Join the party and stay the night on New Year’s Eve 2021! This wonderful package includes a one-night stay at historic Starved Rock Lodge. Our New Year’s Eve party takes place in the Great Hall and Starved Rock Room. Our two-sided fireplace will be aglow and the ambiance will be warm and inviting. Party favors are included and will be waiting for you in your room. After you check into your room, you can relax for a while and get...

Romance in the Park- Wedding Expo 2022

Meet the best Wedding Vendors in the area. See Starved Rock Lodge's Wedding & Reception options. Tasted Starved Rock Lodge's wedding cuisine and sample our gouurmet wedding cakes. A convenient way to book all your wedding vendors!

Fall Colors Weekend

Book your tickets early! Call the Activities Department to reserve your spot today.

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