Apple Fest | 2024 Info Coming Soon!

Apple Fest | 2024 Info Coming Soon!

Save the Date for Apple Fest
Friday, September 20, 2024
Saturday, September 21, 2024
Sunday, September 22, 2024

Join us for one of Chicago’s favorite fall festivals! Watch for updates to this page later this summer.

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Location:

Downtown Long Grove, 145 Old McHenry Road, Long Grove, IL 60047

How do you like your apples? Fresh? Baked in pies? Dipped in chocolate or caramel? Candied? Are you drooling yet (We know you are)? How ever you like them, we have them. Long Grove’s Apple Fest is known for the apple pies, donuts, caramel dipped to candied apples, apple wine, sangria, and more! In addition to all of the delightful apple specialties, you can even try some options right off the menu at our local hometown restaurants. What’s a Long Grove fest without a stage full of great rhythm and sounds showcasing all your favorite styles of music? We’re again curating artisans in the area to come and showcase their wares and talents. Indulge yourself (and your taste buds) with three fun-filled days that the entire family (including your fur-baby) can enjoy. We will see you there! If you have any questions or would like to participate, please reach out to… info@longgrove.org

Well behaved, leashed dogs are permitted as long as their family brings them water and waste bags.

Applications


Buy Tickets online

  • Single Day Pass $5
  • 3 Day Pass $10
  • Kids 12 and Under Free

Main Stage Music

For those who like to mix it up, Apple Fest 2023 also features live music and family entertainment.  Non-stop tunes on multiple stages, from solo acts to touring bands, will take over downtown Long Grove on Apple Fest weekend. The annual lineup always ensures there will never be a dull moment for teens or grown-ups.

Friday, September 22nd

09:00PM – 11:00PM – Mr. Blotto (W) https://www.mrblotto.net/
06:30PM – 08:20PM – South of Disorder (W) https://southofdisorderband.com/home
04:30PM – 06:00PM – Lara Bell Band (W) https://larabellmusic.com/
02:30PM – 04:00PM –  Sam Fazio Trio (W) https://www.samfaziomusic.com/
12:00PM – 02:00PM – The Shapeshifters (W) https://theshapeshiftersite.com/


Saturday, September 23rd

09:00PM – 11:00PM – 7th Heaven (W) https://www.7thheavenband.com/
07:00PM – 08:20PM – Ultrabeat (W) https://www.ultrabeatband.com/
05:00PM – 6:30PM – Deadfest Band (W) http://www.deadfestband.com/
03:00PM – 04:30PM – Southwater (W) https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100082317117279
01:30PM – 02:30PM – Kevin Mileski Band (W) https://kevinmileski.com/
12:00PM – 01:00PM – School Of Rock Arlington Heights (W) https://www.schoolofrock.com

Sunday, September 24th

04:00PM – 06:00PM – Made in America – Toby Keith Tribute (W) https://madeinamericaatributetotobykeith2.bandzoogle.com/home
01:30PM – 03:30PM – Renegade Wildflower (W) https://www.doubledbooking.com/renegadewildflower
12:00PM – 01:00PM – School of Rock  Barrington  (W) https://www.schoolofrock.com

Carnival

Returning this year, a classic carnival with everyone’s favorite rides that will thrill the young and young at heart.

HoursPromotions
12PM – 9PM$30 Unlimited Wristband (12PM – 5PM & 5PM – 9PM)
11AM – 9PM$30 Unlimited Wristband (11AM – 5PM & 5PM – 9PM)
11AM – 5PM$30Unlimited Wristband (11AM – 5PM)

Mill Pond Stage Schedule

Fountain Square Entertainment Schedule

Saturday 11:00AM – 6:00PMPerformer Name
11:00 AM – 06:00 PMCraft
12:00PM – 12:45PMSylvi Circus Arts
1:00PM – 1:30PMPie Eating Contest
1:30 PM – 2:30 PMCraft
2:00 PM – 3:00PMDave’s World of Reptiles
3:00PM – 3:30PMApple Bobbing Contest
3:30 PM – 6:00 PMCraft
4:00PM – 6:00PMAAA Dial A DJ
Sunday 11:00AM-6:00PMPerformer Name
11:00 AM – 06:00 PMCraft
12:00PM – 12:45PMTim Adamz Magician
1:00PM – 1:30PMPie Eating Contest
1:30 PM – 2:30 PMCraft
2:00 PM – 3:00PM
3:00PM – 3:30PMApple Bobbing Contest
3:30 PM – 6:00 PMCraft
4:00PM – 6:00PMAAA Dial A DJ

Parking Information

SHUTTLE PICK-UP/DROP OFF 

**Run a loop between:

Golf Dome Parking Lot
801 McHenry Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

AND

Archer Rd (in between Robert Parker Coffin & Old McHenry Rd) **next to entrance to Carnival Parking Lot

DAYS/HOURS:

Saturday, 9/24:  10:45am – 11:15pm.
Sunday, 9/25: 10:45am – 6:15pm.

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