EAGLEWOOD RESORT & SPA HOSTS 10TH
ANNUAL SOUNDS OF SUMMER CONCERT SERIES BEGINNING MAY 25
Celebrating 10 Consecutive Years of Outdoor Music, Free For The Community
ITASCA, Ill. – Perfect for locals and travelers looking to fuel their passion for music, the sophisticated, AAA Four-Diamond Eaglewood Resort & Spa is pleased to announce their 10th Annual Sounds of Summer concert series. Weekly concerts will feature live performances every Friday and Saturday night at 7 p.m. from Friday, May 25 to Saturday, September 22, amplifying this summer’s weekends with some of Chicagoland’s greatest and most sought after musical acts. This year’s lineup is the largest ever with 33 total concerts, including The Brothers Duo, Cirrus Falcon, Planet Groove, Acoustic Alibi and more.
“We are thrilled to host our 10th annual ‘Sounds of Summer’ concert series this year,” said General Manager Eric Bates. “It is a major milestone for our team at Eaglewood Resort & Spa. Putting on this event every year for the past decade has allowed our Sounds of Summer concert series to truly become a tradition in the community. With our gorgeous golf course views and new restaurant Prairie River, Eaglewood Resort & Spa is the perfect spot for locals to enjoy the summer weather, listen to fantastic music and create lasting memories. It is our goal to continue to offer events for guests and locals, so that people can truly experience everything our unique property has to offer.”
Having grown over the last 10 years, Eaglewood’s Sounds of Summer concerts now all take place at the resort’s dual interior and exterior dining space Prairie River. In addition to remarkable views of the golf course at sunset as well as an intimate outdoor patio and grand fire pit, Prairie River will offer concert-goers unique food specials, including two for $9 Evo Grilled Tacos with sour cream, freshly made red and green salsa, manchego cheese and a choice of meat on Fridays, and two for $8 Evo Grilled Steak Sliders with grilled Boston-cut strip steaks, caramelized onions and cheddar ale sauce on Saturdays from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Prairie River’s full menu includes appetizers, sandwiches, salads, entrees, wood-fired pizzas and desserts from 11:30 a.m. – 11 p.m. Prairie River’s bar, featuring handcrafted cocktails and a large selection of popular local brews, is open late Friday and Saturday evenings until 1 a.m.
The resort also offers a one-night package for guests to indulge in style. Starting at $176/night the Sounds of Summer overnight package includes luxurious accommodations with golf course views and a walk-out balcony, two free beverage vouchers, a free shared appetizer in Prairie River, VIP preferred seating at the concert, a $25 resort credit and a complimentary breakfast buffet for two. The full schedule and band line up for Eaglewood’s Sounds of Summer concert series is available online.
About Eaglewood Resort & Spa
Conveniently located just 12 miles west of O’Hare International Airport and 25 miles from downtown Chicago, Eaglewood Resort & Spa is nestled on 106 lush acres in Itasca, Illinois. Managed by Benchmark Resorts & Hotels®, the AAA Four-Diamond resort offers 295 luxurious guestrooms and suites, featuring walk out balconies showcasing views of our championship golf course. In addition, Eaglewood offers three distinct dining venues with fine and casual menu options; first-class recreation including a health and wellness spa, 18-hole championship golf course, sparkling indoor/outdoor pool with sundeck, large fitness center and six-lane retro bowling alley; as well as 37,000 square feet of IACC-certified meeting and event space.
About Benchmark Resorts & Hotels®
Benchmark Resorts & Hotels® features the finest in lodging, dining, recreational and meeting accommodations. Featuring unique and distinctive properties renown for exceptional service and for creating unforgettable memory-making experiences, it is the signature portfolio of BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, which has been a leading US-based hospitality management company for nearly 40 years. Many Benchmark Resort & Hotels’ properties are certified by IACC, the association that represents the finest meeting venues and services globally, and many have also been recognized with the coveted Benchmark Conference Centers® certification of meeting excellence.