Events at Pere Marquette

More Grafton Area Events

Father’s Day Beer Garden

Sunday, June 20th from 12pm-4pm Happy Father’s Day all! Bring your Dad and meet us on the terrace at Pere Marquette Lodge for a Beer Garden featuring live music, delicious food, and ice cold beer (of course)! You won’t want to miss this event! There is no admission fee and no reservations are needed but, More…

Dinner with Elvis

Friday, July 9th at 6:30pm Things are about to get “All Shook Up” here at Pere Marquette Lodge when Steve Davis performs his salute to the King of Rock and Roll! Come enjoy Pere Marquette’s famous fried chicken and then sit back and enjoy an hour-long tribute to the King. From the 1950s hits “Heartbreak Hotel,” More…

Peach Festival

Sunday, August 8th from 11am-3pm It’s Peach Season in Grafton, Illinois and that means it is time for the great Peach Festival at Pere Marquette Lodge! The Festival takes place once a year at the historic landmark and attracts visitors from all over the region. From young children to those who have been sampling peaches for More…

Wine Pairing Dinner- Peach

Wednesday, September 15th at 6:30pm Join us in the Lodge Restaurant for a gourmet dinner party like no other! 4 courses and unlimited wine! Yes, you read that right! A tribute to the locally favorite fruit, the peach, before it goes out of season for the year. This Wine Dinner is going to be sweet! More…

Apple Festival

Sunday, September 19th from 11am-3pm Move over Granny Smith, there are some new apples in town! Warm apple pie, unique crafts, live music, and fresh produce are just a few of the offerings at our 14th annual Apple Festival! Festivities will also include apple wine tasting, kid’s activities, and delicious restaurant favorites. An apple pie More…

October Sunday Brunch

Sunday, October 3rd from 10am-4pm Bring the family in for a beautiful day at the Lodge and enjoy the stunning fall scenery of the River Bend along the way! Our massive buffet will feature made-to-order omelets, carving stations, traditional & unique selections of side dishes, salads and desserts! We accept reservations for parties of six More…

Murder Mystery Dinner Theater

Friday, October 8th at 6:30pm More information coming soon! Join us for our Murder Mystery Dinner Theater, where you can be the star of the show…or you can just sent back and laugh out loud! Tickets to this one of a kind event are $50 and include the show, dinner, taxes, and gratuity. Dinner includes More…

October Sunday Brunch

Sunday, October 10th from 10am-4pm Bring the family in for a beautiful day at the Lodge and enjoy the stunning fall scenery of the River Bend along the way! Our massive buffet will feature made-to-order omelets, carving stations, traditional & unique selections of side dishes, salads and desserts! We accept reservations for parties of six More…

Wine Pairing Dinner- Haunted

Wednesday, October 20th at 6:30pm Join us in the Lodge Restaurant for a gourmet dinner party like no other! 4 courses and unlimited wine! Yes, you read that right! This month we are getting spoooooky with food creatively inspired by Halloween.   How does our wine pairing dinner work you ask? Our chef creates each More…

Paranormal Investigation & Ghost Hunt

Friday, October 22nd from 8pm-2am The St. Louis Paranormal Research Society will be presenting an overnight paranormal investigation at the haunted Pere Marquette Lodge.   WHAT TO EXPECT? First, you will take a guided tour around the Lodge and learn the history and paranormal claims associated with our 1940’s building and the surrounding areas. We More…