Friends of Fort de Chartres Summer Ball


Saturday, July 21, 2018


Prairie du Rocher American Legion, 509 Henry St, Prairie du Rocher, Illinois


7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Celebrating the Illinois Bicentennial, The Friends of Fort de Chartres Summer Ball is a fundraiser hosted by Les Amis du Fort de Chartres. All funds raised during the event go towards this not-for-profits organization’s efforts to support the physical and cultural heritage of Fort de Chartres through charitable and educational activities.

18th century music and dance calling will be provided by Cousin Curtis and the Cash Rebates. Period dress encouraged but not required.

This event is for everyone!!

Food is allowed to be brought in but alcohol must be purchased at the bar.

Suggested donation of $20 a person. Any donation appreciated!

Silent auction
Special performance by Les Danseurs de Fort de Chartres.

Let’s all get together and have a great time while supporting a place we all love!!!

More information about this event, other efforts of Les Amis du Fort de Chartres and about Fort de Chartres can be found at

Cost of Admission: $donations

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