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Laurent House presents Bourbon, Brisket & Blues – The Rock River Times


Rockford: Guests can eat, drink and listen to music at Bourbon, Brisket & Blues, presented by Laurent House on Saturday, September 24. The event will take place on the back patio of the Laurent House from 4-7 p.m. and includes tours of the Laurent House.

Brisket with accompaniments will be provided by Pitmaster Little Nick’s BBQ with bourbon tasting provided by Artale. The first drink is free but more 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 code will be casual/garden party dress. To celebrate the style of Frank Lloyd Wright and Olgivanna Wright, it is suggested that men wore Frank Lloyd Wright’s signature pork pie hats and women wore straw sun hats. Sensible footwear is suggested for walking on the backyard terrain.

Parking and shuttle service will be located at Womanspace and Cor Mariae Center, 3333 Maria Linden Drive. No parking is available at Maison Laurent or in the surrounding streets. Please call Maison Laurent at 815.877.2952 if you cannot use the shuttle and other accommodations will be made. A wheelchair is available at Maison Laurent upon reservation.

Tickets are available at https://laurenthouse.com/special events.