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DeSoto Dispatch For August 2014


 The DeSoto   Dispatch 

 

From
 The DeSoto House
Hotel
   “Illinois’ Oldest Operating Hotel” 

Since

1855

 

August / 2014

 

The DeSoto House Hotel
“Another Time…
Another Pace!”
From Deb Bertucci & the
E
ntire DeSoto House Staff 

 

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August & September
Internet Specials
 

Choose from 4 options…
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“Come

for Dinner – Stay for the Night”

Overnight

stay with a $50.00 Dinner Credit in Generals’ Restaurant

$169.00

Sunday-Thursday 

OR
With an overnight stay, the
choice is yours.
You get Room, Breakfast, and one of the events
listed below!
Linmar Gardens 

 

Galena Museum
Linmar Gardens Tour  

 


    

 

 

 

A
Trolley Ride for Two

 

 

 

History

Museum Passes

 

   

 

Only $169  Sunday -
Thursday 
Please make your
reservations early.  Availability is limited, so don’t delay.  The above
package is for 2 people. 

RESERVE YOUR GETAWAY NOW!

STAY 2 NIGHTS
AND Make it a Mini- Vacation. STAY 4 NIGHTS AND “DO IT
ALL…” for a REAL GETAWAY !!!

Don’t forget for our overnight
Guests…
The Cocktail Hour!

 

Relax and enjoy Drinks
on Us! In Generals’ Lounge…
Every Tuesday &
Thursday Night 5-6 pm
August  5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, & 28…
2014
September 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, & 30
After
Complimentary Cocktails, why not join us for dinner?

 


Remembering Old Galena
 

Coming

November 15th, Dinner and Theater…

“Remembering Old
Galena”
offers a fascinating portrait of the town’s colorful
history in an original musical production written by Galenians Ronn
Toebass and Carole Sullivan.  Performing in period costumes, the singers
and actors introduce the “Town that Time Forgot” with
amusing anecdotes,
intriguing nuggets of history and vivacious
song and dance.

 

 

An added Amenity for
our Overnight Guests… 

 

 

Please

call Theresa directly for available times and pricing.

2014 Upcoming
Events
 


Upcoming
Events

Since 1855 the
DeSoto House Hotel has played

host to some of Galena’s most gala events.

Here’s a partial
list of this years festivities.

For More Information or to make reservations for our upcoming
events,
Please call: 815.777.0090 or 1.800.343.6562
Be Sure To Plan Your Get Away In Advance!

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The Juliani Ensemble Concerts   

 

    Sponsored by the
DeSoto House &  Galena Wine Cellars

  August 3  and
September 28

Grace Episcopal
Church – 5:00 p.m.

To purchase tickets go
to:
www.julianiensemble.org

Plan to stay with
us on Sunday evening for a special concert rate.

Please call
815-777-0090 to reserve your room.

 Women

of Courage and Commitment

August 16th – Civil War Program with special
guest Mrs. Grant

September

20th – Fun Facts and Fashion

October 18th – One Woman Show -
Civil War Letters

November

15th – Haunted Program

December 13th Christmas Tea

All performances begin at
2:00 p.m. with Tea, Coffee and Dessert.
$15.00 Per Person

Please call 815-777-0090 to
reserve your tickets.
(Call early as performances do sell out)

Country Fair Weekend -
October 11th & 12th 

Make

reservations early for the busiest weekend in Galena.

Enjoy

the Craft Fair right outside our back door and all Galena has to offer.

Galena Halloween
Parade, October 26th 

Make your reservations
early and plan to see our Galena Halloween Parade on Main Street.  A fun
weekend for all ages.

Galena Ghost Tales
Come Alive – Sat, October 26th 

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Bar 7:30 p.m. – Dinner & Program 8:00 p.m.

Come
join us after the parade for dinner and a “live” performance.

Just
real documented facts – no hocus pocus!

A
unique and spooky time

Tickets

$35.00 per person – Get tickets early – usually a sold out performance


2nd Annual Swing
& Sweets – Sat, November 8th 

7:00

p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Join
us for a wonderful evening of dancing and desserts.

River

City Six will be here to get you on the dance floor and

Galena

area restaurants will be supplying an array of desserts.

Tickets

are $20.00 per person


 

“Remembering Old
Galena” – Sat, November 15th 

6:00

p.m.

Join
us for Dinner and Theater

Tickets

are $35.00 per person


 

 

Nouveau Weekend -
November 21st-22nd 

Join
in Galena’s celebration of Galena Cellar’s Nouveau Wine.

We
will be offering a special luncheon at 1:00 p.m. on Friday,

November

21st and specials throughout the weekend in our restaurants.

Call

early for reservations.

 

Thanksgiving
Buffet – November 27th 

Join us for our annual
Thanksgiving Buffet with all the traditional favorites.

Reservations

highly recommended

Luminaria – December
13  

Join us for a
candlelight dinner in our Courtyard enchanted by white twinkling lights
and magical decorations.  We will also be serving in our
Generals’
Restaurant with a special menu and entertainment with “Lady Sings the
Blues – Rozanne Loney”  from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Reservations
Highly Recommended

 

Breakfast with Santa -
December 14 

Enjoy

the splendor of Christmas with our holiday decorations while enjoying
our breakfast buffet with Santa!  9:00 a.m. – Noon.
Make
reservations early


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New Year’s Eve -
December 31 

5:00 p.m. -
10:00 p.m.

Join us for dinner in
Generals’ with a special menu and Aaron Alexander to play all your
favorites.  Then join us in Green Street to welcome in the New Year!

 

RESERVE YOUR GETAWAY NOW!

Our Restaurants 

Courtyard – Green Street
- Generals’ 

Please call: 815.777.0090 or 1.800.343.6562

for Hours and Reservations

      

 

 or
Click on link below…

 

 

Restaurant Hours

 

Deb Bertucci
DeSoto House
Hotel
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