Long Grove Apple Fest Guide

September 26, 2011 2:27 PM

When: September 30,
October 1 & 2, 2011
Where: Old McHenry Rd/Robert Parker Coffin Rd
Long Grove, IL 60047

Long Grove’s 19th Annual Apple Festival is jam packed with family fun, music, food and of course- apples! There’s plenty to do, eat and see for apple lovers of all ages.


Celebrate Fall’s favorite fruit and the many delicious ways to enjoy it – from Long Grove’s famous brown bag apple pies, apple cider donuts to hot apple cider, caramel apple lattes, apple martinis and more. You’ll find all of your favorite foods are given an apple twist this weekend.

Village restaurants and outdoor food booths will carry a wide range of apple-inspired Long Grove Apple Fest treats, as well as bushels full of tree-ripened apples.


The lineup of great entertainment will feature folk, bluegrass, country, rock, and jazz throughout the three-day weekend. Music will take place at various times on stage in Fountain Square, at the Covered Bridge and Mill Pond. For a full lineup, click here.


Families with children will find plenty of activities for kids, including pony rides, kiddie rides, face painting, and educational booths.

Make sure to stop by the Wizard of Oz attraction for a family photo-op.

Full list of activities: Apple Festival Schedule

Dining In Long Grove

Check out some of these featured Long Grove Restaurants & Cafés:

  • Enzo & Lucia’s Ristorante & Café
  • Long Grove Café and Restaurant
  • Seasons of Long Grove Restaurant
  • Timmy’s Sandwiches & Ice Cream
  • Victoria’s Mexican Grill

View the full directory at www.longgroveonline.com

Lauren Wulf, CBS Local Chicago

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