A Valentine’s Stroll

It’s the season of hearts, chocolates, flowers, and snuggles! As a special treat, from us to you, we’re reopening the Light Walk to feature a special Valentine’s Stroll. Enjoy an after dark experience at the Park, with a romantic twist. Grab your sweetheart, a few friends, or make a solo trip to Allerton for a charming evening adventure through the lights.

Don’t forget to stop by the bar in the Meadow for a beverage to pair with your nighttime outing (weather permitted).

A $10 per car suggested donation can be made at the North entrance of the Park or online here.

To support social distancing practices and limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus, reservations are required. Sign up here.

– Masks are strongly encouraged throughout the entire Walk, and required when unable to keep 6 feet away from other visitors.

– This event will follow public safety guidelines recommended by the Illinois Department of Health.

– Find all of our COVID-19 related updates and closures here.

Plan ahead and book your cozy, Valentine’s Day weekend getaway for a special rate of only $90/night. (For all rooms!) Guests staying the weekend will receive a complimentary bottle of wine a a concierge curated informational packet with suggested activities you can do at Allerton and in Monticello.

Find more information on lodging, including safety policies, here and call 217-333-3287 to book your stay.


Feb 13 2021


5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Feb 13 2021
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


FREE (Donations accepted)

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