The Ellwood House Association will host its annual fall fundraiser, Wine on the Terrace, from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16.
The Ellwood House terraces and gardens offer a picturesque setting for an evening of fine wine, unique appetizers, desserts and live music. 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, as well as self-guided first-floor tours of the historic Ellwood Mansion.
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, at the Ellwood House Museum Visitor Center, or in the Sycamore Hy-Vee Wine and Spirits Department. Only 200 tickets will be snity to experience wonderful food and wine in the incomparable setting of the Ellwood House Museum and Park.
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.