The museum presents a variety of special events throughout the year.

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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

Rat Pack at the Mansion
Wednesday, June 26
Chicago Rat Pack Tribute Band

Margaritaville at the Mansion
Sunday, June 30 (rescheduled from June 19)
Mr. Myers Band
Sponsor: Tom & Jerry’s of Sycamore

Blues at the Mansion
Wednesday, July 10
Johnny & The Boomers
(Pre-Show: Dave ‘DK’ Kolars)
Sponsor: Claesson Carpet Cleaning

Salsa at the Mansion
Wednesday, July 17
Salsa del Norte
Sponsor: The Law Office of Michael P. Coghlan, LLC

Country at the Mansion
Wednesday, July 24
Back Country Roads
Sponsor: Bill Finucane Family

Jukebox at the Mansion
Wednesday, July 31
The Elderly Brothers

Big Band at the Mansion
Wednesday, August 7
Jazz in Progress
Sponsors: FunME Events

Live music at the Ellwood House Museum is partially supported by the Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund

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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.

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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.

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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.

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