Long Grove’s annual Apple Festival returns this weekend with locally grown apples in their original form, as well as assorted other treats, including apple pies, apple cider donuts, caramel apple lattes and apple martinis.
The event will also feature live outdoor music and activities such as an apple cider donut-eating contest.
Apple Fest begins at 10 a.m. Sept. 28 and runs through 6 p.m. Sept. 30 in the village’s downtown district at Old McHenry and Robert Parker Coffin roads.
Admission is $5, and the fee is returned in the form of a gift certificate redeemable at any Long Grove shop from Oct. 1 to Dec. 23. Admission is free for children 12 and under.