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Welcome to Long Grove, IL

Join Us for Vintage Holidays!

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Memories Are Made in Long Grove

Surrounded by the charm of a small town, nestled within the cobblestone-lined streets, adventures are waiting to be explored. 

Memories are made from new experiences, moments had with loved ones, and stories that are shared among friends over a drink and a great meal. 

Long Grove, IL is a town designed to make memories. 

From the unique boutique shops along the streets, the dining and nightlife events that occur on a weekly basis, to the spectacular festivals – every day something special is happening in Long Grove, IL.

Everyday an Adventure Awaits in Long Grove

Things to Do

Summer Delights & Winter Wonder

Events & Festivals

Dine, Shop and Explore in Long Grove


Have you seen us at night? Historic downtown Long Grove is dressed up for the holidays. Plan your day of shopping, dining and exploring the charming and beautiful decorations all over town. Find a new favorite shop and stop for a delicious meal while you’re visiting this weekend. You’ll even hear the sounds of the season from carolers on Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Tag a friend who should join you this weekend!

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Get ready to shop 'til you drop! Small Business Saturday is here! Clear out your trunk because today is the day to find unique treasures for everyone on your holiday shopping list. 

And you'll need to stay nourished with all of the shopping you have planned today. From breakfast through post-shopping cocktails, historic downtown Long Grove has what you need. 

After a busy weekend, don't forget to take care of you! 

20 Shops and Boutiques 
11 Spots for Dining and Beverages 
21 Places for Services and Personal Care

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GIVING THANKS PART 3: Our Corporate Partners 
We are thankful for the amazing businesses and organizations that choose to support the mission of The Historic Downtown Business Association. Their partnership allows us to bring special events and activities to the community and promote our historic business district. Let's give them a round of applause!

To learn more about these partners visit our website. Go to our Link in Bio, click Website Home and navigate to About tab and choose Corporate Partners.

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Alden Long Grove
Weichert Realtors McKee Real Estate
It's going to be a beautiful night for the Holiday Walk! Join us in downtown Long Grove to see beautiful light displays, holiday decorations, Santa and the bridge lighting at 7:30pm. 

Today also marks the first day of our Holiday Gift Promotion!

Collect receipts that total $150 (pre-tax and tip) from historic downtown Long Grove shops and restaurants, dated November 17–December 23 and redeem them for a FREE Gift at our Visitors’ Center, located at 145 Old McHenry Rd. 

The following businesses will be open tonight for shopping, dining and beverages!

The Back Porch
Chatter Box of Long Grove
Country House of Long Grove
It’s looking very festive in town! A sneak peek of the covered bridge decorations completed just last night. Join us in historic downtown Long Grove Friday night 11/17 for shopping, food and beverages, Santa sightings and more! And stay for the bridge lighting at 7:30pm. Many stores open until 8pm!

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'Tis the season to Shop Small and Support Local! Starting today and throughout the holiday season—our Instagram and Facebook stories will feature the charming and unique businesses you'll find in historic downtown Long Grove. While we are really excited for November 25, we also hope for every day to be like Small Business Saturday!

Like, share and comment to show your support!

Visit our LINK IN BIO for website links to our merchants: 

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Our Partners

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NOTICE: Social Media & Website Content

Occasionally, the Historic Downtown Long Grove will be filming content for social media and website posting. If you object to having your likeness posted, please advise the Visitors Center so your wishes may be accommodated.