The I&M Canal Celebrating 175 Years!

2023 Guest Chef Series with Chef John Manion

809 N 2199 Rd Tonica, Il 61370
(815) 224-7333
Dates: Oct. 12, 2023
Times: 5 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Camp Aramoni, 809 N 2199 Rd, Tonica, Il 61370

Returning for its second season, the team behind Illinois' premier boutique camping destination Camp Aramoni is thrilled to announce the 2023 celebrity chef line-up taking over the camp's kitchen for this summer's exclusive Chef Series. Each iteration includes a chef demonstration, meet-and-greet and multi-course meal showcasing each chef's unique cooking styles. AND this year, they are opening it up to the public, so both campground guests and those who desire to be part of the culinary experience can gather at the site's venue, Bricks & Stones, for a feast to remember.

The chef demonstration begins at 6 PM. Doors open at 5 PM along with our full bar featuring wine, beer and classic cocktails. Reservations are required for this one-night-only culinary experience and can be made online. This is a prix fixed menu and dietary restrictions cannot be accommodated.

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ABOUT THE CHEF: Closing out the season is the beloved returning Master of Fire Chef John Manion bringing his Argentine live-fire cooking from El Che Steakhouse & Bar back to camp for a meatlovers dream dinner. Think big cuts of beef and the eclectic flavors of South America fired to perfection.

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