Welcome to Clarks Run Creek! In downtown Utica, Illinois, our store has the perfect enviroment for getting a taste of the local culture and spending time with friends.

Friends toasting with wine

Wine Tasting

Wine store featuring a great selection of wines from all around the world. We also feature many Illinois wineries such as Prairie State, Spirit Knob, Blue Sky, Kickapoo Creek, and Pheasent Hollow. Come in for a 5 for $7 tasting, glass, or enjoy your favorite bottle. Relax in our upstairs lounge. Great finds in our gift shop. We also have gaming for the adventurous.  Enjoy a slushy!!

Seasonal Featured Wine

Peach Fuzz Sherbet

We’ve paired Spirit Knob Just Peachy with Sherbet to create refreshing drink just in time for summer! Simply do a wine tasting, 5 wine choices for $5, then get a free taste of Peach Fuzz.

Peach Fuzz
Clarks Run Loft space


Our lounge is a spacious and comfortable area with a great view of downtown Utica. It offers our quests a place to relax and talk while they enjoy their wine. We also rent it out as a venue for bachelorette parties, bridal showers, etc. When we are not hosting we have live music and other events to feature our seasonal wines.