Events at Pere Marquette

More Grafton Area Events

Comedy Hypnosis Show

Friday, September 2nd at 6pm Come enjoy Pere Marquette Lodge’s famous fried chicken buffet and then join in a gut-busting Comedy Hypnosis Show.  Watch in wonder as Dan Ladd brings down the house. Reality changes, personalities radically alter, and laughs pile on laughs as your friends and loved ones become superstars. We promise that it will be the …continue

Wine Club Get-Together

Saturday, September 10th 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

Pere Marquette Rendezvous

Saturday, September 10th from 10am-5pm Through Sunday, September 11th from 10am-4pm Step back in time to the days when frontier fur trappers met with fur traders and buyers during this reenactment festival at Pere Marquette State Park. Join us for the fourth annual Pere Marquette State Park Rendezvous and interact with buckskinned campers portraying primitive traders. There will …continue

Apple Festival

Sunday, September 11th from 11am-3pm Warm apple pie, hand-dipped caramel apples, handmade crafts, live music and fresh produce are just a few of the offerings at the Apple Festival at Pere Marquette. The festivities will also include apple wine tasting, kid’s activities and restaurant favorites.  An apple pie walk (similar to a cake walk) will be …continue

French Wine Pairing Dinner

Wednesday, September 21st 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

German Beer Garden

Sunday, September 25th from 12pm-4pm Ein Bier, bitte St. Louis! Join us on the terrace at Pere Marquette Lodge for a German Beer Garden.  This event will feature live music by Joe Polach and the St. Louis Express Band, Erdinger Beer and, of course, bratwurst!  Wheat beer tradition, a passion for brewing and strong roots – these are the …continue

Sunday Brunch

Sunday, October 2nd from 10am-7pm Bring the family for a beautiful day at the Lodge and enjoy the stunning fall scenery of the River Bend along the way.  Tap your toe to the live music in the Great Room and then join us for our traditional everything you could possibly want to eat super buffet. Featuring …continue

Wine Club Get-Together

Saturday, October 8th 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

Sunday Brunch

Sunday, October 9th from 10am-7pm Bring the family for a beautiful day at the Lodge and enjoy the stunning fall scenery of the River Bend along the way.  Tap your toe to the live music in the Great Room and then join us for our traditional everything you could possibly want to eat super buffet. Featuring …continue

Sunday Brunch

Sunday, October 16th from 10am-7pm Bring the family for a beautiful day at the Lodge and enjoy the stunning fall scenery of the River Bend along the way.  Tap your toe to the live music in the Great Room and then join us for our traditional everything you could possibly want to eat super buffet. Featuring …continue