While our hotel is perfect for kid-friendly adventures, you can also book an ideal romantic escape at our entertaining resort nestled in the Northwoods of Illinois. In addition to our casual onsite dining, adults-only area with a soothing whirlpool spa, and cozy country style lodging, plan an amazing wine tasting adventure with your plus one at our resort. On the weekend of September 19 and 20, 2015, Village Illinois will give guests the opportunity to sip, savor, and enjoy ambient settings with a significant other, friends, or family just a short drive away from our hotel.\r\nThis year, 27 local businesses will be opening their doors for two full afternoons of regional wines, festive entertainment, and live music. Some of the participating Illinois wineries include:\r\n- Alto Vineyards \r\n- August Hill Winery \r\n- Fox Valley Winery \r\n- Blue Sky Vineyard\r\n- Lasata Winery \r\n- Sleepy Creek Vineyards\r\n- Willett’s Winery and Cellar \r\n- Wild Blossom Winery \r\n- Waterman Winery & Vineyards\r\nThroughout the two days, talented bands and musical acts will take the stage to set a vibrant and engaging scene to accompany each sip. Come out to socialize, find a new favorite blend, and bring home the bottles you like best as souvenirs. Get your wine tasting tickets in advance online now at http://vintageillinois.com/tickets/. With the Designated Driver Program, you can also ensure that you are enjoying responsibly while you sample the region’s world-class wines. Be sure to make your reservations at Grizzly Jack’s today to plan an unforgettably fun getaway near scenic Starved Rock State Park. See all our amenity-rich features at https://www.grizzlyjacksresort.com/.