The museum presents a variety of special events throughout the year.
MUSIC AT THE MANSION
Summer Concert Series
June 12 - August 7, 2019 (Wednesday evenings)
Pre-Show 6:30 PM Main Show 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Join us this summer for the 2019 Music at the Mansion concert series. Each Wednesday evening from June 12 to August 7 (except July 3), free 90-minute performances in a variety of genres will be presented on the front lawn of the mansion.
POPS at the Mansion (CANCELLED)
Wednesday, June 12
Mary J. Harris Band Sponsors: DeKalb County OnLine
Margaritaville at the Mansion
(CANCELLED AND RESCHEDULED FOR JUNE 30)
Wednesday, June 19
Mr. Myers Band Sponsors: Tom & Jerry’s Sycamore
Rat Pack at the Mansion
Wednesday, June 26
Chicago Rat Pack Tribute Band
Blues at the Mansion
Wednesday, July 10
Johnny & The Boomers
Live music at the Ellwood House Museum is supported by the Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund
DESSERT IN THE GARDENS
(A MEMBERS’ ONLY EVENT)
Thursday, June 27, 2019
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ellwood House members are invited to stroll the gardens while enjoying a variety of desserts, served from the rear terrace of the Ellwood-Nehring House. If you would like to become a member, or renew your membership, please click the button below.
ELLWOOD SUMMER FESTIVAL
Sunday, August 4, 2019
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Bring the whole family for a day of history, art, music, and activities on the grounds of the museum campus.
WINE ON THE TERRACE
Saturday, September 21, 2019
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Enjoy an evening of fine wine, delicious appetizers, and music in the incomparable setting of the Ellwood House terraces and gardens.
November 15 - December 8, 2019
Kick off your holiday season with a visit to the elegantly decorated mansion. Guided mansion tours will run from November 15 through 30, with self-guided tours available during the annual Holiday Event Weekend, December 6-8.