Events at Pere Marquette

More Grafton Area Events

Wine Club Get-Together

Saturday, February 13th from 2pm-5pm This monthly event features free wine tasting and free appetizers for Mary Michelle Wine Club Members. New Members can join by paying a one-time $20 fee and will receive a complementary Pere Marquette Lodge Wine Glass filled with their choice of Mary Michelle or Illinois Cellar Wines.  Wine Club Members also receive …continue

Bald Eagle Watching Program

Thursday, February 18th at 8:30am Every year, hundreds of bald eagles travel to the area to make their winter homes.  Pere Marquette Bald Eagle Days gives visitors an opportunity to learn about these creatures as well as see them in their natural habitat. The program begins at the Pere Marquette Visitors Center where visitors will learn how …continue

Bald Eagle Watching Program

Friday, February 19th at 8:30am Every year, hundreds of bald eagles travel to the area to make their winter homes.  Pere Marquette Bald Eagle Days gives visitors an opportunity to learn about these creatures as well as see them in their natural habitat. The program begins at the Pere Marquette Visitors Center where visitors will learn how …continue

Stained Glass Retreat

Sunday, February 21st from 9:30am to 6pm Join us for a beginner stained glass retreat and learn the art of stained glass from an Alton Legend.  Artist and owner of Alton Stained Glass Works, Lynne Ulett, will be guiding beginners through glass cutting, grinding, foiling, and soldering.  Work at your own pace to complete a unique stained glass …continue

Bald Eagle Watching Program

Thursday, February 25th at 8:30am Every year, hundreds of bald eagles travel to the area to make their winter homes.  Pere Marquette Bald Eagle Days gives visitors an opportunity to learn about these creatures as well as see them in their natural habitat. The program begins at the Pere Marquette Visitors Center where visitors will learn how …continue

Bald Eagle Watching Program

Friday, February 26th at 8:30am Every year, hundreds of bald eagles travel to the area to make their winter homes.  Pere Marquette Bald Eagle Days gives visitors an opportunity to learn about these creatures as well as see them in their natural habitat. The program begins at the Pere Marquette Visitors Center where visitors will learn how …continue

Four Rivers Art Fair

Sunday, February 28th from 11am – 4pm Explore the history and culture of the area and Pere Marquette State Park at this special art exhibition.  Peruse and purchase original works from local artists, enjoy live music, wine tasting and Restaurant favorites.  There will be no booth fee for participating artists with a $200 cash prize being awarded to …continue

Bald Eagle Watching Program

Friday, March 4th at 8:30am Every year, hundreds of bald eagles travel to the area to make their winter homes.  Pere Marquette Bald Eagle Days gives visitors an opportunity to learn about these creatures as well as see them in their natural habitat. The program begins at the Pere Marquette Visitors Center where visitors will learn how …continue

Wine Club Get-Together

Saturday, March 12th from 2pm-5pm This monthly event features free wine tasting and free appetizers for Mary Michelle Wine Club Members. New Members can join by paying a one-time $20 fee and will receive a complementary Pere Marquette Lodge Wine Glass filled with their choice of Mary Michelle or Illinois Cellar Wines.  Wine Club Members also receive …continue

Irish Wine Pairing Dinner

Wednesday, March 16th at 6:30pm Let our Chef awaken your senses at this four course Gourmet Wine Pairing Dinner hosted at Pere Marquette Lodge. Enjoy the excellent company of an intimate dinner party as you partake in each of the three specially selected wines which complement each delectable dish. Seats for the dinner are $50 per …continue