5th Annual Cocoa Crawl

Saturday, February 5th


The Historic Downtown Long Grove Business Association is pleased to present our first event of 2022!

Free Event!

There will be 3 Tents serving complimentary hot cocoa sponsored by Long Grove Village Tavern, Long Grove Confectionery & Compass.

Many retailers will have cocoa inspired treats for their customers while they shop and restaurants will have chocolate specials for their diners! (see listings below)

Spend $100 (before tax/tip) on February 5th at receive a FREE Long Grove mug*!
Bring your receipts to the Visitors Center to claim your mug (while supplies last).

FREE carriage rides for Cocoa Crawl from 11am-4pm!

Register IN PERSON at the Long Grove Visitors’ Center (145 Old McHenry Road, next to the Village Tavern) on Sat., 2/5  (starting at 10am) to complete a waiver and receive a ride ticket.

Carriage rides will pick up/drop off in front of Viking Treasures on Robert Coffin Road by the bridge. Although we would love for everyone to be included on rides, we cannot guarantee it is possible.

Merchant Specials for 2022:

  • Long Grove Coffee (event sponsor)is serving “Gnome” hot chocolate samples made from their cocoa bombs on the patio.
  • Long Grove Confectionery & Apple Haus will have sweet treats as well.
  • Village Tavern of Long Grove (event sponsor) will offer four feature cocoa drinks for purchase
  • Compass Real Estate (NEW BUSINESS and event sponsor! @248 Robert Parker Coffin Road): will be passing out complimentary Hot Chocolate as well as a free drawing for a chance to win local business gift cards and Wireless Earbuds! Register via QR code outside their office and at the Cocoa Tent by the bridge and on Historic Lane.
  • Ma and Pa’s Candy: We will be giving away Charms Hot Chocolate Lollipops. While supplies last. No purchase necessary. We will also be offering 15% off all Ethereal Hot Chocolate pouches and Hot Cocoa Bombs all day February 5, 2022.
  • Buffalo Creek Brewing: We will be serving 4oz samples of Xerxes (Chocolate Bacon Stout).
  • Viking Treasures: will offer a piece of Finnish chocolate with every purchase
  • Broken Earth Winery: will be open at 12pm.  We’ll be offering a Sweet Treat shot which is chocolate shot cup filled with sweet wine. 
  • Redefined Beauty Bar & Salon:  will have a signature chocolate vanilla bean hair mask giveaway along with a wheel to spin to win a chocolate treat and other prizes.
  • Country House of Long Grove – Ice Carvings to see
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