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Senior Day 12:00 pm
Senior Day @ Utica Township Community Building
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm
Click here to view a schedule of speakers and the menus.
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Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) 8:00 pm
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Aug 4 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge. Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few … Continue reading Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm)
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Take a Hike & Lunch 11:00 am
Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Aug 5 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
April – November Saturdays & Sundays 11am-2:30pm $18/person Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of … Continue reading Take a Hike & Lunch
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) 8:00 pm
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Aug 5 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge. Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few … Continue reading Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm)
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Canal Market 10:00 am
Canal Market @ Canal Market and Heritage Center
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Our open air market will consist of only quality antiques and artisans items as well as handmade and homegrown items.  If you have any questions feel free to email events.lchs@gmail.com or call 815-343-5780. Full details … Continue reading Canal Market
Take a Hike & Lunch 11:00 am
Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Aug 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
April – November Saturdays & Sundays 11am-2:30pm $18/person Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of … Continue reading Take a Hike & Lunch
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Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) 8:00 pm
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge. Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few … Continue reading Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm)
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Take a Hike & Lunch 11:00 am
Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Aug 12 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
April – November Saturdays & Sundays 11am-2:30pm $18/person Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of … Continue reading Take a Hike & Lunch
Live Music at the Tasting Room 4:30 pm
Live Music at the Tasting Room @ August Hill Winery
Aug 12 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Click here for the schedule of who is playing!!  
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) 8:00 pm
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Aug 12 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge. Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few … Continue reading Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm)
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Canal Market 10:00 am
Canal Market @ Canal Market and Heritage Center
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Our open air market will consist of only quality antiques and artisans items as well as handmade and homegrown items.  If you have any questions feel free to email events.lchs@gmail.com or call 815-343-5780. Full details … Continue reading Canal Market
Take a Hike & Lunch 11:00 am
Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Aug 13 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
April – November Saturdays & Sundays 11am-2:30pm $18/person Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of … Continue reading Take a Hike & Lunch
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Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) 8:00 pm
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Aug 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge. Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few … Continue reading Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm)
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Take a Hike & Lunch 11:00 am
Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Aug 19 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
April – November Saturdays & Sundays 11am-2:30pm $18/person Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of … Continue reading Take a Hike & Lunch
Utica Craft Beer Street Festival 1:00 pm
Utica Craft Beer Street Festival @ Downtown Utica
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us August 19th to sip on some brews! The 1st annual Utica Craft Beer Street Festival will be held on Mill Street downtown Utica. We are featuring over 60+ Craft beers from the region. … Continue reading Utica Craft Beer Street Festival
Live Music at the Tasting Room 4:30 pm
Live Music at the Tasting Room @ August Hill Winery
Aug 19 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Click here for the schedule of who is playing!!  
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) 8:00 pm
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Aug 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge. Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few … Continue reading Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm)
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Canal Market 10:00 am
Canal Market @ Canal Market and Heritage Center
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Our open air market will consist of only quality antiques and artisans items as well as handmade and homegrown items.  If you have any questions feel free to email events.lchs@gmail.com or call 815-343-5780. Full details … Continue reading Canal Market
Take a Hike & Lunch 11:00 am
Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Aug 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
April – November Saturdays & Sundays 11am-2:30pm $18/person Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of … Continue reading Take a Hike & Lunch
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Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) 8:00 pm
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Aug 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge. Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few … Continue reading Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm)
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Take a Hike & Lunch 11:00 am
Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
April – November Saturdays & Sundays 11am-2:30pm $18/person Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of … Continue reading Take a Hike & Lunch
Live Music at the Tasting Room 4:30 pm
Live Music at the Tasting Room @ August Hill Winery
Aug 26 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Click here for the schedule of who is playing!!  
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) 8:00 pm
Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Aug 26 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge. Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few … Continue reading Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm)
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Canal Market 10:00 am
Canal Market @ Canal Market and Heritage Center
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Our open air market will consist of only quality antiques and artisans items as well as handmade and homegrown items.  If you have any questions feel free to email events.lchs@gmail.com or call 815-343-5780. Full details … Continue reading Canal Market
Take a Hike & Lunch 11:00 am
Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
April – November Saturdays & Sundays 11am-2:30pm $18/person Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of … Continue reading Take a Hike & Lunch
Ultimate Tasting 11:00 am
Ultimate Tasting @ August Hill Winery Tasting Room
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am
Take an in-depth journey beyond our Signature Tasting. Discover the joys of wine as an AHW associate guides you through an incredible tasting experience for your senses. See, smell and taste how a glass affects … Continue reading Ultimate Tasting
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Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Aug 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge.
Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few original songs) each week from 8-11 pm with no cover charge.
Come early for dinner!

Ask about our wide selection of seasonal beers, Starved Rock wines and specialty drinks.
Or, warm up with a coffee drink after dinner.

Music will move outside to the Veranda on Memorial Day Weekend.
Click here for schedule.
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Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

April – November
Saturdays & Sundays
11am-2:30pm
$18/person

Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of a guided hike in the spring or early summer, there is a good possibility you will be able to see seasonal waterfalls. The guide describes to the group how Starved Rock got its name along with other tales and truths. The hike is considered strenuous as there are many stairs and uneven terrain. Please dress for the weather and wear appropriate footwear. Hikes are about 4.5 miles round trip. Lunch includes: your choice of turkey, ham or veggie wrap, bag of chips, homemade granola bar, piece of fruit and a bottle of water. Advanced reservations are required as space is limited.

Book your guided hike by calling (815) 220-7386. Late arrivals will not be refunded.

Live Music at the Tasting Room @ August Hill Winery
Aug 26 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Click here for the schedule of who is playing!!

 

Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Aug 26 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge.
Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few original songs) each week from 8-11 pm with no cover charge.
Come early for dinner!

Ask about our wide selection of seasonal beers, Starved Rock wines and specialty drinks.
Or, warm up with a coffee drink after dinner.

Music will move outside to the Veranda on Memorial Day Weekend.
Click here for schedule.
Aug
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Canal Market @ Canal Market and Heritage Center
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Our open air market will consist of only quality antiques and artisans items as well as handmade and homegrown items.  If you have any questions feel free to email events.lchs@gmail.com or call 815-343-5780.

Full details click here.

Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

April – November
Saturdays & Sundays
11am-2:30pm
$18/person

Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of a guided hike in the spring or early summer, there is a good possibility you will be able to see seasonal waterfalls. The guide describes to the group how Starved Rock got its name along with other tales and truths. The hike is considered strenuous as there are many stairs and uneven terrain. Please dress for the weather and wear appropriate footwear. Hikes are about 4.5 miles round trip. Lunch includes: your choice of turkey, ham or veggie wrap, bag of chips, homemade granola bar, piece of fruit and a bottle of water. Advanced reservations are required as space is limited.

Book your guided hike by calling (815) 220-7386. Late arrivals will not be refunded.

Ultimate Tasting @ August Hill Winery Tasting Room
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am

Take an in-depth journey beyond our Signature Tasting. Discover the joys of wine as an AHW associate guides you through an incredible tasting experience for your senses. See, smell and taste how a glass affects wine and uncover the secrets of food and wine pairings. We offer Ultimate Tastings on the last Sunday of every month at the following times: 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. If you are interested, call the Tasting Room at 815-667-5211 to reserve your spot.

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Music in the Back Door Lounge (8-11pm) @ Starved Rock Lodge Back Door Lounge
Sep 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
There’s no better way to relax on a Friday night than with great, live music in the Back Door Lounge.
Talented, local performers bring a variety of rock and country favorites (mixed with a few original songs) each week from 8-11 pm with no cover charge.
Come early for dinner!

Ask about our wide selection of seasonal beers, Starved Rock wines and specialty drinks.
Or, warm up with a coffee drink after dinner.

Music will move outside to the Veranda on Memorial Day Weekend.
Click here for schedule.
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Birds of Prey Live!!!! @ Starved Rock Visitor's Center
Sep 2 @ 11:00 am

Saving Our American Raptors “SOAR” will be on hand with live birds of prey! See falcons, owls and hawks up-close, and learn about the impressive adaptations and behaviors of these remarkable birds of prey at 11am or 1pm.

Take a Hike & Lunch @ Starved Rock Lodge
Sep 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

April – November
Saturdays & Sundays
11am-2:30pm
$18/person

Group departs from the hotel lobby of the Lodge with a knowledgeable guide to see canyons and bluffs made from St. Peter’s Sandstone. If you’re part of a guided hike in the spring or early summer, there is a good possibility you will be able to see seasonal waterfalls. The guide describes to the group how Starved Rock got its name along with other tales and truths. The hike is considered strenuous as there are many stairs and uneven terrain. Please dress for the weather and wear appropriate footwear. Hikes are about 4.5 miles round trip. Lunch includes: your choice of turkey, ham or veggie wrap, bag of chips, homemade granola bar, piece of fruit and a bottle of water. Advanced reservations are required as space is limited.

Book your guided hike by calling (815) 220-7386. Late arrivals will not be refunded.

 

 

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