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, and Pheasent Hollow. Come in for 5 tastings for $8, 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 a place to relax and talk while you enjoy some 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.