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Rockstar

Event Series Rockstar

Rockstar (the mid-winter singing competition we all love) returns to the Main Dining Room of Starved Rock Lodge with opening night on Wednesday, February 21, 2024. Competition continues every Wednesday (Feb. 28, March 6) and March 13 will be the finals. Starved Rock Lodge will, once again, team up with Starved Rock Media. A panel of judges, along with audience votes, determine who advances through each week of the contest. The winner will take home a trophy and a $500...

Rockstar

Event Series Rockstar

Rockstar (the mid-winter singing competition we all love) returns to the Main Dining Room of Starved Rock Lodge with opening night on Wednesday, February 21, 2024. Competition continues every Wednesday (Feb. 28, March 6) and March 13 will be the finals. Starved Rock Lodge will, once again, team up with Starved Rock Media. A panel of judges, along with audience votes, determine who advances through each week of the contest. The winner will take home a trophy and a $500...

Rockstar

Event Series Rockstar

Rockstar (the mid-winter singing competition we all love) returns to the Main Dining Room of Starved Rock Lodge with opening night on Wednesday, February 21, 2024. Competition continues every Wednesday (Feb. 28, March 6) and March 13 will be the finals. Starved Rock Lodge will, once again, team up with Starved Rock Media. A panel of judges, along with audience votes, determine who advances through each week of the contest. The winner will take home a trophy and a $500...

Rockstar

Event Series Rockstar

Rockstar (the mid-winter singing competition we all love) returns to the Main Dining Room of Starved Rock Lodge with opening night on Wednesday, February 21, 2024. Competition continues every Wednesday (Feb. 28, March 6) and March 13 will be the finals. Starved Rock Lodge will, once again, team up with Starved Rock Media. A panel of judges, along with audience votes, determine who advances through each week of the contest. The winner will take home a trophy and a $500...

Waterfall & Canyon Tour 11am

Tour begins with lunch; tour /hike follows from 12-3PM. Experience the fun outdoor adventure at Starved Rock State Park with a guided walk to three spectacular waterfalls and canyons. See spring come to life in French, St. Louis and Ottawa Canyons. This tour includes a hot lunch (special menu) in our restaurant and a relaxing trolley ride. Waterfalls cannot be guaranteed on this tour. Route may change due to trail conditions.

Sunset Cruise

Enjoy a cruise down the beautiful Illinois River aboard the Sainte Genevieve Riverboat. You will board the trolley at the Lodge and head over to beautiful Ottawa, IL for your cruise. After the cruise, the trolley will bring you back to the Lodge. Reservations required.

Live Music on the Veranda- Jeff Manfredini

Jeff Manfredini – Pop, Rock, Folk, & Country 60’s to present. Join us every Friday and select Saturdays for live music on our Veranda. Come enjoy the views, great food, and grooves! 8-11 pm

Waterfall & Canyon Tours 9am

Saturday at 9am, tour is first followed by lunch in the Main Dining Room at noon. Experience the fun outdoor adventure at Starved Rock State Park with a guided walk to three spectacular waterfalls and canyons. See spring come to life in French, St. Louis and Ottawa Canyons. This tour includes a hot lunch (special menu) in our restaurant and a relaxing trolley ride. Waterfalls cannot be guaranteed on this tour. Route may change due to trail conditions.

Live Music on the Veranda- Steve Sharp

Steve Sharp - Classic Rock & New Country. Join us every Friday and select Saturdays for live music on our Veranda. Come enjoy the views, great food, and grooves! 8-11 pm

Take a Hike & a Lunch

Discover Starved Rock’s canyons, bluffs and seasonal waterfalls on this 3-mile (round trip) guided hike. Listen as the guide tells stories of how Starved Rock got its name along with other legends of the area. Break for lunch at the halfway point. Lunch includes your choice of turkey, ham or veggie wrap, snacks and bottled water. Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear. Hike will vary upon group skill and trail conditions. *Boxed lunch and souvenir drawstring backpack included.

Waterfall & Canyon Tour 11am

Tour begins with lunch; tour /hike follows from 12-3PM. Experience the fun outdoor adventure at Starved Rock State Park with a guided walk to three spectacular waterfalls and canyons. See spring come to life in French, St. Louis and Ottawa Canyons. This tour includes a hot lunch (special menu) in our restaurant and a relaxing trolley ride. Waterfalls cannot be guaranteed on this tour. Route may change due to trail conditions.

Lock and Lunch- Ottawa to Starved Rock

Experience something new and fun when you’re a passenger aboard the Sainte Genevieve Riverboat as it passes through the Starved Rock Lock on the Illinois Waterway. Lunch in the Main Dining Room of historic Starved Rock Lodge and transportation are included.  From Ottawa to Starved Rock:9:00am – Boat departs Ottawa12:00pm – Boat docks at Starved Rock12:15pm – Trolley picks up group at boat ramp12:30pm – Lunch in the Main Dining Room (Explore the historic Lodge & Gift Shops)3:00pm – Trolley...

Lock and Lunch- Starved Rock to Ottawa

Experience something new and fun when you’re a passenger aboard the Sainte Genevieve Riverboat as it passes through the Starved Rock Lock on the Illinois Waterway. Lunch in the Main Dining Room of historic Starved Rock Lodge and transportation are included.  From Starved Rock to Ottawa:11:00am – Lunch in the Main Dining Room12:00pm – Trolley down to boat ramp12:30pm – Boat departs Starved Rock3:30pm – Boat arrives back in Ottawa3:30pm – Trolley travels back to Starved Rock4:00 pm – Tour...

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