Plier: Long Grove Apple Festival! Posted 5:44 AM, September 22, 2013, by kmrichter3 EmailTwitterFacebookGoogleRedditPinterest × Plier: Long Grove Apple Festival! It’s the first day of fall and time for Long Grove’s 21st Annual Apple Festival! Dave chats with Rachel Perkal about the history of Long Grove and all things “apple” to eat and do. http://cdn.tribtv.com/wgnam/podcasts/pinchhitters/longgrove.mp3 PHOTO: Visitors enjoy the Long Grove Apple Festival in 2012. Photo courtesy of Long Grove Business and Community Partners.