Laurent House Presents Bourbon, Brisket & Blues
Rockford: Guests can eat, drink and enjoy music at Bourbon, Brisket & Blues, presented by the Laurent House on Saturday, September 24. The event will be held on the back terrace of the Laurent House from 4 to 7 p. m. and includes tours of the Laurent House.
Brisket with sides will be supplied by Pitmaster Little Nick’s BBQ with bourbon tasting provided by Artale. The first drink is complimentary but others will be available from Baker Street Burgers. BMR4 Blues Machine, a three-piece blues band from Chicago, will entertain with live music.
Tickets are $100 per person. Dress will be business casual/garden party attire. In celebration of the style of Frank Lloyd Wright and Olgivanna Wright, it is suggested that men were a pork pie hat, Frank Lloyd Wright’s signature, and women wear straw sun hats. Sensible shoes are suggested to walk the terrain of the backyard.
Parking and shuttle service will be located at Womanspace and Cor Mariae Center, 3333 Maria Linden Drive. No parking is available at the Laurent House or on neighboring streets. Please call the Laurent House at 815.877.2952 if you are unable to use the shuttle and other accommodations will be made. There is a wheelchair available for use at the Laurent House with a reservation.
Tickets are available at https://laurenthouse.com/special events.