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

Mardi Gras Weekend – Friday & Saturday, February 5th-6th

Make reservations early and stay with us for the fun filled weekend festivities.
Bring your Mardi Gras Beads and plan to join the Pub Crawl and Parade down
Main Street leaving from our Green Street Tavern Friday evening and then enjoy the
Ice Sculptures and festivities on Saturday.  Plan to dine with us in Green Street Tavern and Generals’ Restaurant where we will be offering special Mardi Gras drinks and entrees.


Valentine’s Day – Sunday, February 14th

Join us for an “Evening with Sinatra” with Travis Hosette.  A special Valentine Menu for two will be offered as well as the full Generals’ menu.  Plan to dine in our Courtyard/Generals’ Restaurant where the singing style of Sinatra will fill the air with romance.

Serving from 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Make reservations early.



The Juliani Ensemble – Sunday, April 10th

Schubert Quartet for Flute, Guitar, Viola and Cello at 5:00 p.m.
Tickets $35.00 for adults, $30.00 for seniors and $6.00 for students (6-21)
Tickets can be purchased at the front desk or my phone.
Please purchase tickets early – this will be a sold out performance


Easter Buffet – Sunday, March 27th

Join us for our traditional Easter Buffet with all your favorites and even the Easter Bunny will be here to greet you.

Serving from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Make Reservations Early


Mother’s Day – Sunday, May 8th

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



Father’s Day – Sunday, June 19th

Don’t forget Dad.  Treat him for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner with us.
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 – Monday, July 4th

Join us for our annual Roof Top Party.  We will be serving food and drink with a
perfect view of the firewoks.  Discotek will be here to play all your favorite music.
6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Tickets are $7.00 per person (includes one non-alcoholic beverage)
Children 10 & under free with adult.

Purchase tickets early – always a sold out event



Dinner with Mr. & Mrs. Lincoln – Saturday, July 30th

Mr. Lincoln will return to our balcony for a speech from 1856 to the people of Galena at 5:30 p.m.  Then plan to join us for a Dinner and Theatre “An Evening with Mr. & Mrs. Lincoln” at 6:30 p.m. in the Ballroom.
Tickets are $35.00 per person