Facility Rental

Steeped in art and history, Lakeside Arts Park – At The Dole is a unique and special facility to rent for not-for-profits, educational groups, scouting organizations, religious groups, class reunions and boosters, athletic associations, government associations, and local businesses.

Lakeside Arts Park – At The Dole is a perfect place to host a meeting, training sessions, reception, fundraiser, educational or art/music program or banquet. Contact us for venue rates and to view the spaces that would be best for your organization. Contact Robin Allen the Events & Gallery Assistant at Rallen@LakesideArtsPark.org or 815-455-8000 for venue rates and to view the spaces that would be best for your organization.

Rooms available for rental include:

DSC_2307_1The Board Room:

Lakeside Arts Park – At The Dole rents its board room on an hourly or daily basis for meetings and seminars. Our comfortable,
well-equipped room offers a professional setting within a
thriving arts organization has free parking and is also
convenient to transportation for attendees.

Catering and boxed lunches may be brought in from a preferred list of vendors, also located near several downtown restaurants. Upon request, audio and visual equipment are available for an additional fee.

 

DSC_6442Sage & Dole Gallery:

2 Exquisite Galleries in McHenry Country! Within the galleries, individuals can experience art exhibits, performances, and presentations.

Both galleries are available for rental for businesses, non-profits, educational groups, individual and other community-based organizations. The galleries can be rented together.

Sage Gallery:

  • Perfect for large meetings, seminars, receptions, memorials, and banquets.
  • Comfortably seats up to 200.
  • Historic ballroom, built in the 1920s.
  • Rotating monthly art exhibits.

Dole Gallery:

  • Perfect for meetings, intimate receptions, and luncheons.
  • Comfortably seats up to 80.
  • Part of the Dole Mansion, built in 1865.
  • Unique and historic.
  • Rotating monthly art exhibits.

Contact Robin Allen the Events & Gallery Assistant at Rallen@LakesideArtsPark.org or 815-455-8000 for venue rates and to view the spaces that would be best for your organization.

 

DSC_9015‘the Listening Room’ At The Dole:

Corporate training, strategic planning, recitals, and fundraising performances. A one of a kind entertainment venue offering a variety of musical performances throughout the year. Accommodating audiences between 100 – 120. (Special rental rates apply.)

The Dole, Sage and ‘the Listening Room’ – At The Dole can be rented for musical recitals. Contact us for the recital rate for each space. The Dole and Sage has an upright Yamaha piano and ‘the Listening Room’ is home to Steinway Piano.

 

DSC_0003Culinary Studio:

Bring out your inner chef in Lakeside’s very own culinary kitchen. Opportunity for children culinary session and camps, corporate team building programs, rental options and much more. Group size: 16

 

 

Corporate Enrichment:

Enrich your team or enhance customer relations with an unforgettable experience at Lakeside. We have everything you need for Team Building, Meetings, Training, and Catered Private Events. Accommodating groups from 10 – 100

 

Other amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Docent-led tours can be arranged
  • Vestal Culinary Kitchen
  • Perfect for caterers – ask us for a preferred list!

Contact Robin Allen the Events & Gallery Assistant at Rallen@LakesideArtsPark.org or 815-455-8000 for venue rates and to view the spaces that would be best for your organization.