The Ellwood House is the host of the first Kishwaukee Fest musical entertainment shows for 2012. Relax on Monday evening to the sweet sounds of “Z-Jazz Quartet” featuring Chicago Jazz Cabaret Singer Saalik Ziyad. This is a wonderful compilation of the sounds of the 40s-70s. The concert will be on the lawn outside the mansion; bring your snacks, chairs, blankets and family to swing into the evening. The show will run from 8pm – 10pm. The Ellwood House is located at 509 N. First St. in DeKalb.
Kishwaukee Fest began in 2010 as an entertainment salute to DeKalb County, Illinois. The week long Festival features Concerts in the Park, a Friday evening Parade, a Saturday Liners baseball game and a Sunday car show. In addition to the main events there are additional activities, entertainment and attractions to showcase DeKalb County.Hosted by FunME Events.