Events at Pere Marquette

More Grafton Area Events

Wine Pairing Dinner

Wednesday, November 13th at 6:30pm Join us in the Lodge Restaurant for a gourmet dinner party like no other! Sip specialty wines chosen to compliment each of the four creative courses as you enjoy the excellent company of Pere Marquette Lodge Wine Club Members. Seats for the dinner are $50 per person and include taxes More…

Stained Glass Retreat

Sunday, November 17th, 9:30am-6:00pm 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 window More…

Thanksgiving Feast

Thursday, November 28th from 11am-5pm Come out and let us do the cooking as you and your family enjoy our Thanksgiving Feast! We’ve got all of the Turkey Day traditions plus so much more! You’re bound to go home with full bellies and great memories! Featuring carving stations, traditional & unique selections of side dishes, salads More…

A Dickens of a Killing Mystery Dinner Theater

December 6th at 6:30pm Welcome to a Holiday Party in Merry Olde England! A little singing! A little dancing! A little murder! What could be more fun? Of course, Scrooge is up to his old tricks again, and someone bumps him off! Who did it? Miss Havisham? The Artful Dodger? Little Tiny Tim? Or…maybe you?!! More…

Christmas Festival

December 8th from 11am-3pm Help us spread holiday cheer like never before with our first Lodge Christmas Festival! Sip hot chocolate, gaze at our wondrous Christmas tree, enjoy live music, and cross off that Christmas shopping from your “to-do” list. We will have numerous vendors and the best holiday cheer in town! No grinches allowed.

Wine Club Get-Together

Saturday, December 14th 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 More…

The Christmas Killer Mystery Dinner Theater

December 20th at 6:30pm Ever commit murder?  Now’s your chance! When you attend “Jest” Entertainment’s comedy murder mystery dinner theater “The Christmas Killer!” Welcome to the party sponsored by Chatty Cathy, and the “Misfit Toys”.  We certainly hope that you can find a good home for one of our toys! Of course, it’ll be a More…

Christmas Feast

Wednesday, December 25th from 10am-4pm The weather outside is frightful, but the Christmas Feast at Pere Marquette Lodge is so delightful! Let us do the work while you enjoy our fabulous, mouth-watering spread! You’re bound to go home with full bellies and great memories! Featuring made-to-order omelets, carving stations, traditional & unique selections of side dishes, salads More…

New Years Eve Party

Tuesday, December 31st Ring in the New Year at Pere Marquette Lodge with the overnight party package! This package gives you the opportunity to show off your cocktail attire and indulge with appetizers, open bar and a lavish buffet dinner for two people. Dance the night away with an excellent band (Trilogy), midnight champagne toast More…

Wine Club Get Together

Saturday, January 11th 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 More…