Are you a strawberry lover? Then head out this weekend June 23-24, 2012 to the Long Grove Strawberry Fest, drawing thousands of music-loving, food-loving, and fun-loving visitors and families to the historic business district for the three-day event. Expect every type of strawberry treat you could ever imagine, and then try as many of them as possible! Kids are free and adults are just $5.
To accommodate the brat and beer crowd, a tent will be serving those delights too. In addition, local shops will be open, and specials are sure to tempt all shoppers.
There is free live entertainment all three days at venues all over town and most of Long Grove’s many shops, galleries, cafes, and restaurants offer variations of strawberry-themed foods, drinks, and merchandise. Fun for All Ages Strawberry Fest features plenty of activities and fun for children, including a variety of kiddie rides, face painting and outdoor activities and tents full of family and education-oriented products. See the full schedule here!
Location: Long Grove Historic Village
Robert Parker Coffin and Old McHenry Roads, Long Grove, IL,
near Routes 53 and 83, north of Lake Cook Road
Hours: 10 am to 6 pm on Friday, Saturday (10-8) and Sunday (10-6).