Merrill walked out of a job in January of 2021 and his car died on the way home, leaving him with some time to contemplate what he wanted to do with life. After some deep reflection, Merrill realized that music had been the only constant over the last 15+ years, and so he made the […]
Tyler puts his own spin on the sweet sounds of Reggae, Pop, and Trop Rock using a Ukulele, Steel Pan, Percussion, and a loop pedal to create a full band feel. Tyler has performed with various bands throughout the U.S. including Iowa, Indiana, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, Michigan, Nebraska, and Florida. He has also had […]
Scott Madden has not only played major events like the Chicago Blues Festival, but packed station wagons with tube amps and hauled them into bars, clubs, and “jam sessions” around the Midwest. Working in music promotion, he has also seen artists like Aerosmith, Brian Wilson, Cake and Melissa Etheridge trade in their tour busses for […]
Jaik Willis is a strumming & drumming One Man Band, a wild fire-breathing freakshow; playing an 11 piece drum set with his feet while playing guitars / bass / & harps; while sing and beatboxing simultaneously, live with no looping or electronics. Performing 300 shows a year with appearances at Bonnaroo, Summer Camp Music Fest, […]
Nothing Personal delivers razor sharp, high energy entertainment. Songs spanning every decade from the present day to the birth of rock and every mood from introspective alt to giddy pop to brash in-your-face rawk. They will keep you moving and singing along. May be mildly addictive. Not street legal in some states. Caution: filling is […]
They’re a bunch of day-job working stiffs who love playing fantastic cover songs from every generation. A great mix of songs you are guaranteed to enjoy… but with a twist…. with a violin, a mandolin, and a tenor guitar named Audrey.
Chicago based jewelry artist, Jacob Keleher, will be here at Epilogue to unveil his newest collections! We think you’ll enjoy meeting this talented artist and receiving one on one jewelry styling advice! Jake’s creations include earrings, bracelets, necklaces in sterling sliver, 14k and 18k gold and feature semi precious and precious stone embelishments and pearls. […]
JOIN.. Bella Donna Boutique for our annual Mother’s Day Boutique Fashion Show!!! Have an unforgettable evening with your favorite ladies full of FUN, FASHION, SHOPPING AND COCKTAILS!! All money raised from the raffle prizes will benefit the Caring Women’s Connection, a wonderful women’s networking group for women and children in need in Lake County!! The […]
Firmly rooted in the tradition of blues and soul music, Daniel Izaaks takes music from contemporary artists and the great classics and transforms them into a unique, yet familiar experience everyone can enjoy. From Sam Cooke to Nathaniel Rateliff, B.B. King to the Black Keys, every one of his performances drip with palpable soul and […]
St. Joe Jack is an eclectic culture of positive energy and excitement. Accompanied by his guitar, loop pedal, banjo, and several odd instruments Jack sets the stage to take you to a new world of emotion through music that keeps you dancing all night long. Everything from Stevie Wonder, Grateful Dead, and Louis Armstrong goes […]
Andy Braun is a WAMI-nominated* singer-songwriter with a folk-rock feel. His songs feature acoustic guitar, voice, and harmonica. He plays a wide variety of cover songs as well as insightful originals. Growing up as the son of a church choir director and organist, he was singing at a very young age. His passion for music […]
Saturday, March 25th 11a to 4pCome meet jewelry designer and artist Janet Schroeder of Set Adrift Designs and Ann Carol Jewelry. This year she’s bringing all NEW designs from her sea inspired jewelry collection. We love that as a landlocked state, Janet’s work brings us closer to the beach life that so many of us […]
St Patrick’s weekend, BCB will pay tribute to the Emerald Isle with Irish Folk Dancing brought to you by the McNulty Irish Dancers!
Donna Brooks and Ironwood plays contemporary, acoustic music from varied genres.
Singer-Songwriter, John Gay’s, gritty contemplative sound ripened in prison while he served a nine-year sentence for marijuana that started in 2011. During his initial confinement of over five years when he wasn’t on his bunk with his bible, John was in a storage closet at Fox Lake Correctional Institution with his guitar writing music, singing […]
DAMJAX just in time for Spring. They’ll reinterpret/reharmonize/reimagine and in general lovingly abuse music for you at BCB.
Peter Warren is a Guitarist/Vocalist combining a unique blend of instrumentals, bassa novas, jazz standards and contemporary songs. He has been performing these time-tested blends of classics live for almost 40 years in the Chicagoland area. You will enjoy songs of the Great American Songbook that will bring you back to the smoky jazz clubs […]
Bluegrass/Americana band blending harmonies based in bluegrass instrumentation…playing great songs!
Sam Rodewald takes his influences from operatic aria, classical art songs, and modern pop and folk music and writes new songs that interrogate the absurdity of living and making music in a temporary world. He has been led to believe that he has been singing before he could form words. Something in that space […]
The Long Grove Historical Society’s Annual Ghost Walk Friday, October 27th, 2023 from 5-8pm. More details coming soon! Stay tuned!
Trick or Treating Friday, October 27th 2023 from 3pm-5pm Held here in Downtown Long Grove with many participating merchants! More details coming soon.
Pet Costume Parade Sunday, October 15th, 2023, at 12pm (weather permitting). Pets throughout the region are invited to don their best Halloween duds and howl at the moon at Halloween Town’s 4th Annual Pet Costume Parade! It’s free to watch the parade, and all dogs must remain leashed. Link to sign up will be available […]
Witches Night Out Thursday, October 12th, 2023 from 5-8pm. Located throughout Historic Downtown Long Grove with many different participating merchants. Businesses in Historic Downtown Long Grove will be open late for grown-up witches and warlocks to have fun shopping, sipping and dining! Participating businesses will have specials, discounts, give-aways and more planned for all the […]
DIY Scarecrow Day! Saturday, October 7th, 2023 located at Brothers’ Field (342 Old McHenry Road). The suburb’s biggest homage to scarecrow-making returns again to Historic Downtown Long Grove. Do It Yourself Scarecrow Day is an afternoon dedicated to harvesting charm and family fun. Scarecrow engineers are invited to reserve a time to build their own […]
Ice being carved 12-4pm Located in front of County House of Long Grove by the FREE carriage ride pick up and one of the cocoa huts!
Sat. February 18th, 2023 Featuring: The Chi-Cats! Playing American classic blues, Johnny Cash, Little Walter to Patsy Cline Starting at 6pm Cajun Entrees–Jambalaya–Drink Specials–Beads Don’t forget your Mardi Gras mask!! Call for Reservations: 847-634-3117
We’d love to meet you! Enjoy a special evening of dance, champagne, refreshments, and appetizers here at the Long Grove Fred Astaire Dance Studio on March 24th at 7:00 PM. Experience and witness ballroom dance’s mental, emotional, and physical benefits with our evening of a Beginner’s Class, General Dancing, and Performances! It’s time you found […]
Enjoy a magical dance spectacular this winter! Take in the breathtaking performances of our Fred Astaire Students and Instructors as they dance the waltz, cha-cha, tango, and many more elegant and lively dances on February 17th at 6:30PM in the Main Ballroom of the Long Grove Fred Astaire Dance Studio. *EXCLUSIVE* Witness a rare performance […]
Ballroom dance, chandeliers, romantic music, chocolate, and champagne. Enjoy a magical one-of-a-kind night with your Valentine at “Tango & Chocolate,”-the Valentine’s Day event at Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Long Grove. Nothing is more romantic than surprising your loved one with an evening of Ballroom Dance. Make this Valentine’s Day one to remember by dancing […]
Join Ma and Pa’s Candy for a day of sweet family fun! In January 2019 we signed the papers and became the new owners of Ma and Pa’s Candy in Long Grove. A lot has happened in those four years — and we can’t wait to share all that’s on the horizon. You’re invited to […]
John McDonough is a singer/songwriter from Chicago, Illinois, whose shows span six decades of hits combined with unique and moving originals. John’s acoustic guitar work, passionate vocals, and personal lyrics result in a modern singer/songwriter sound rarely heard.
Buffalo Creek’s first event of the New Year and by far its biggest event of the winter encourages beer-lovers to put on their hats and gloves and embrace the outdoors. The picturesque, pine-forest lined grounds around BCB have recently transformed into an outdoor German-stye winter retreat. The Alpine Biergarten Village (open seven days a week), […]
Mid Atlantic are an acoustic guitar/mandolin trio singing alternative rock, pop, and folk favorites from the last six decades.
Jaik Willis is a strumming & drumming One Man Band, a wild fire-breathing freakshow; playing an 11 piece drum set with his feet while playing guitars / bass / & harps; while sing and beatboxing simultaneously, live with no looping or electronics.
The Ex-Bombers are a sinister psychedelic blues duo who play suspiciously resonant songs harnessing the thunder of electric 8-string bass and drums, a pair of wrecking ball voices, and a delightful kaleidoscope perspective of a world on fire. Since 2010 they have been amassing a cult following through their scintillating live shows and five electrifying […]
Great to be making music at this festive venue again-fantastic outside beer garden in a beautiful setting. We will be outside under tents weather permitting. Donna Brooks joined by Nick Horcher on bass = Ironwood!
Tony John is a songwriter from Northern Illinois. He plays traditional country, folk and bluegrass.
Justine is an acoustic guitar playing singer/songwriter. When she’s not writing her own music, she’s a cover-singer at Buffalo Creek!
Live from the taproom, it’s Pint of Music! Each week, enjoy music from some of the best local talent. Order a cold one and hang with friends. We never ask for a cover charge and guests are free to bring in their own food.