DeKALB – The Ellwood House terraces and gardens offer a picturesque setting for an evening of fine wine, unique appetizers, desserts and live music at the annual fundraiser for the Ellwood House Association.
Wine on the Terrace will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21.
The wines will be selected by John McIntyre of Hy-Vee Wine and Spirits, with Hy-Vee Catering providing tasty appetizers and desserts. The evening also will feature a silent auction of elegant offerings and gift certificates, self-guided first-floor tours of the historic Ellwood Mansion, and live music by Quentin Dover.
Tickets for Wine on the Terrace cost $50 and should be purchased in advance. Tickets can be purchased online at www.ellwoodhouse.org, by phone at 815-756-4609, in-person in the Ellwood House Museum Visitor Center, or in-person in the Sycamore Hy-Vee Wine and Spirits Department. Only 200 tickets will be available.
The Ellwood House Museum is located at 509 N. First St. in DeKalb.
For more information, call the Ellwood House office at 815-756-4609 or visit www.ellwoodhouse.org.