Halloween Town

Get spooky with us this October! From ladies night out, to family fun, hop on your broom sticks and enjoy some halloween fun.
Thank  you to @properties Renee Clark Homes for sponsoring the following events.

Saturday, October 9, 2021

DIY Scarecrow Day
Brother’s Field

Scarecrow Day log

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 custom scarecrow modeled after any character or idea they can create.  We encourage participants to plan ahead, gather clothing and accessories and register in advance.

Please choose the SCARECROW NUMBER to cast your vote for the funniest, scariest, and most creative scarecrow below. Entries will be accepted through DAY, DATE.
Winner(s) will receive bragging rights for a year! Winner(s) will be announced on Halloween 2021!  Vote  for your FAVORITE HERE

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Witches Night Out
Participating merchants in downtown Long Grove

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 little pretties who attend. Witches who register in advance or at the event will be entered to win prizes donated by our merchants throughout the night.


Saturday, October 30th, 2021

Pet Costume Parade 11am (weather permitting)

Pets throughout the region are invited to don their best Halloween duds and howl at the moon at Halloween Town’s 3rd Annual Pet Costume Parade!   It’s free to watch the parade, and all dogs must remain leashed.  The parade will begin at approximately 12:30pm

11:00am – Event Start – behind Fred Astaire Dance Studio
11:15am / 11:30 am – Agility Junkies Demonstration ( http://www.agilityjunkies.com/ )
12:30 – Parade throughout the downtown area
1:15pm Best Dressed Pet Contest

Friday, October 29, 2021

Trick or Treating

We Love Our Local Community!
Join us for treats at participating stores to celebrate Halloween from 2pm – 5pm on Friday.  Stay fro dinner and join the Long Grove Historical Society for their annual Ghost Walk!

Participating Merchants:

NorthEast shops:

  • Olive Tap
  • Paddy’s on the Square
  • Broken Bridge Treats
  • Enzo & Lucia’s

SouthEast retailers:

  • Buffalo Creek Brewing
  • Fred Astaire Dance Studio
  • Brothers’ Field
  • State Farm Insurance/ Ryan Messner
  • redefined Salon
  • Visitors Center

SouthWest retailers:

  • Country House
  • Ma & Pa’s Candy
  • LandMark Exteriors
  • InMotion Dance Studio

NorthWest retailers:

  • Balanced Earth
  • Epilogue Arts
  • Weichert Real Estate
  • Balanced Earth
  • Epilogue Arts
  • Long Grove Confectionery
  • Within Reach
  • The Back Porch
  • Broken Earth Winery
  • Weichert Real Estate

thank you to our sponsor:


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