Upcoming Events

February 13, 2015

“All of My Friends” Valentine Party!

Start: February 13, 2015 6:30 PM
End: February 13, 2015 11:00 PM

This will be a great opportunity to gather all of your friends and bring them out to Allerton for a light-hearted “Significant Friends” Valentine Party. This casual but super fun evening will be filled with great food, drinks, and live entertainment! Enjoy a delicious buffet meal of sliders & upscale Mac-n-Cheese in the Mansion’s Library, and live music in the Grand Gallery.

$40.00 per person includes all of the food and fun for the evening! A cash bar will be available to those 21 years and older.

$120.00 per person (based on double occupancy) includes Friday night’s festivities and overnight lodging with a light breakfast of coffee, scones, and fresh fruit on Saturday.

Tickets are limited. Reserve your spot or a whole table early so you don’t miss out! Call 217-333-3287 for more information or to make reservations.

Click here for information on “The Whole Weekend Valentine Package”.

February 13, 2015 - February 15, 2015

The Whole Weekend Valentine Package

Start: February 13, 2015 6:30 PM
End: February 15, 2015 12:00 PM

If you want fun with your significant friends and then special time with your significant other, this includes the whole weekend of activities, lodging, and meals! Make it a weekend to remember and stay the whole time!

$425.00-$450.00 per couple.

Call 217-333-3287 for more information or to make reservations.

For more information on each event, visit “All of My Friends” Valentine Party or Romantic Getaway.

February 14, 2015 - February 15, 2015

Romantic Getaway

Start: February 14, 2015 3:00 PM
End: February 15, 2015 12:00 PM

Come and be swept away to a romantic getaway at Allerton. When you check-in at 3:00pm you’ll have plenty of time to enjoy the afternoon before cocktails and hor d’oeuvres at 6:30pm. Your romantic dinner follows and includes a classical guitarist serenading and setting the tone for love! After an intimate dinner, couples will have the opportunity to be guided through the process of creating your own artwork masterpiece together in our Library. As the evening continues, enjoy drinks, a slow dance, or perhaps just sit by the warm fireplace.

$65.00 per person includes cocktail time, a sumptuous dinner, and the couple’s art activity.

$325.00-$350.00 per couple includes all activities of the evening, plus overnight lodging, brunch, and a late checkout (12:00pm).

Tickets are limited. Reserve your spot early so you don’t miss out! Call 217-333-3287 for more information or to make reservations.

Click here for information on “The Whole Weekend Valentine Package”.

March 22, 2015 - March 27, 2015

Allerton Spring Break

Start: March 22, 2015 3:00 PM
End: March 27, 2015 1:00 PM
Venue: Allerton Park & Retreat Center
Address:
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515 Old Timber Road, Monticello, IL, 61856, United States
Cost: Free

ASB participants wanted!

Join your fellow nature lovers for a week-long adventure at Allerton! Days are filled with challenging but rewarding projects, knowing that you are helping to protect our wonderful University treasure. Most volunteer projects will be outdoors in our formal gardens or natural areas. Participants will stay Sunday-Friday in Allerton’s historic Gate House. Room and board will be provided. Transportation is available from Champaign to Allerton.

ASB is open to all University of Illinois and Parkland students. To apply, send your application to Mindy Brand at brand@illinois.edu

Download application here