The Desoto House Hotel

230 S. Main Street Galena, IL 61036
Book Your Stay Online Or Call 815.777.0090 or 800.343.6562

Upcoming Events

Women of Courage – May, 12th

The ladies begin their season with a performance at 3:00 p.m. Coffee, Tea and Dessert will be served.

Tickets are $15.00 per person – please call to reserve your seat.

Mother’s Day – Sunday, May 13th

Remember Mom and join us for our traditional Mother’s Day Buffet with a flower for every Mom.  Serving from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Reservations highly recommended

Father’s Day – Sunday, June 27th

Don’t forget Dad.  Treat him for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner with.  Serving Breakfast in the Courtyard, Lunch in Green Street or Dinner in Generals’.  With lunch or dinner a complimentary dessert for Dad!

Roof Top Party – Wednesday, July 4th

Join us for our annual Roof Top Party.  We will be serving food and drink with a perfect view of the fireworks.  Discotek will be here to play all your favorite music.

6:00 p.m.-10:30 p.m.  Tickets are $8.00 per person (includes one non-alcoholic beverage)

Children 10 & under free with adult

Purchase tickets early – always a sold out event with limited seating!


Country Fair Weekend – October 6th & 7th

Make your reservations early for the busiest weekend in Galena.  Enjoy the fair just outside our back door with artist and crafters from all over the Tri-State area.

DeSoto’s Haunted Dinner – Saturday, October 27th

Plan to join us for a hauntingly fun and spooky evening.  Enjoy dinner and a  “live” performance of true ghost stories, dark history and lingering hauntings beginning at 8:00 p.m. after the Halloween Parade.  Tickets are $35.00 per person.

Purchase tickets early this is always a sold out performance.

Thanksgiving – Thursday, November 22nd

Make plans to join us for our traditional Thanksgiving Buffet with all your favorites. Serving from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Reservations highly recommended.

John Erickson Trio – Friday & Saturday, November 30th – December 1st

The John Erickson Trio will be back to perform for us again this year!  Join us to kick off the holidays with a collection of jazz infused carols as well as their traditional and original collection.  The concert begins at 8:00 p.m.

Tickets are $18.00 per person.  Plan to arrive early and enjoy the cash bar and special appetizer menu.

Reserve your seat early.   This is a very popular performance and will sell out.

Luminaria Dinner – Saturday, December 8th

Plan to make it a special holiday evening and enjoy the beautiful music of Mark Rockwell and the ambiance of the Season!  Serving Dinner from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. in our Courtyard and Generals’ Restaurant.

Make reservations early as this is a very busy evening in Galena.