Day at the Dole | October 21

Step back in time to explore the Dole Mansion and its colorful history. The mansion was built during the Civil War and was purchased in the 1920s by Mrs. Lou Ringling, widow of the circus family’s eldest brother. Today it is Lakeside Arts Park and features art galleries and performing arts to delight visitors. Spend a day at the Dole to experience its history, art, and music.

Sunday, October 21st from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Online ticket sales will end at Noon on October 13th

General Admission: $45.00

  • Presentation on Civil War Era History
  • Tour of the Dole Mansion
  • Seasonal Lunch in our Sage Gallery
  • Performance by Phil Ciancio ‘the Listening Room’

Group Tickets: For groups of 9 people or more, please contact Betty Swanson, Event & Program Coordinator, at or at 815.455.8000.

For individual tickets and small groups (max 8) continue below and to buy your tickets online.

Price Qty
General Admissionshow details + $45.00 (USD)