Get ready to embrace the magic of autumn at Long Grove Community Church's most anticipated event of the year! On October 27th, from 2:30 pm to 10 pm, we're bringing you an experience that will warm your heart and create cherished memories for you and your family.

Be serenaded by the soul-soothing tunes of live music, as we gather around the crackling fire. 

Savor the season's flavors with a delectable spread of food that will tickle your taste buds and keep you coming back for more.

Dress up in your silliest, or most creative costumes, and embark on a trunk-or-treat adventure! Decorated vehicles will be stationed, brimming with treats and surprises for our little trick or treaters from 4 pm-6 pm.

Bring the whole family for a day filled with laughter and joy.


Event Schedule

  • Danny Cronson


    Community House Stage

    Danny Cronson is musician and song writer based in Chicago, Illinois. Danny produces music of many different genres and is well versed in many instruments including vocals. Along with the production of music, Danny is very involved and performing at commercial and community events.

    Long grove residents may recognize Danny from performing at the Long Grove Village Tavern!

    To learn more about Danny, visit his website, or give him a listen here

  • Trunk or Treat


    Parking Lot

    Kids of all ages are encouraged to dress up in their halloween costumes and Trick or Treat in our parking lot.  We're going to have games, inflatables, face painting and more!

  • ShaJuan



    LGCC's own Sean Albrecht will be taking the stage at Songs By The Fire this year!

    Sean will be bringing a variety of songs (including some originals), and may even bring a few surprise guests to the stage with him!

  • Skip The Bridge



    Skip The Bridge is made up of duo Cal Nobel and Owen Albrecht.  Skip The Bridge will be playing a variety of classic songs.

  • Marcus & Marketo



    This refreshing duo has an eclectic writing style with Marketo’s gospel roots and classical background, and Marcus’ love of country and soul. Together their vocal blend fill spaces with powerhouse virtuosity or stunningly crisp pianissimo harmonies.

    Marcus & Marketo recently won the Oaklawn's Got Talent competition at the prestigious Lerner Theater and have performed multiple times at Acorn Theater after placing among the top three singer-songwriting competition finalists. Their original song, Call Upon, was also a top ten choice for the International Worship Ready Songwriting Competition.

    Learn more about Marcus & Marketo at their website.  Get a sample of what they're bringing to Songs By The Fire by, watch their version of Christmas Hallelujah on their YouTube Channel here

Highlights from previous Years


Cochren & Co. Highlight


I am They


Jason Gray