Open Houses & Shopping

Fri. Jun. 22 9am-9pm

The Local Store's 7th Anniversary Sale Weekend

Join us Friday, June 22nd Saturday, June 23rd and Sunday, June 24th for a sale in celebration of The Local Store's 7th Anniversary! We'll have free snacks and refreshments all day, 15-25% OFF storewide AND receive a $5 gift card when you spend $50 or more. See you there!

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Fitness

Fri. Jun. 22 9:30-11am

Adult Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga

90-minute class of paddle skills, yoga and open paddle time. Enjoy Mother Nature paddling to a quiet spot, anchoring, experiencing a unique yoga session with stretch and a variety of yoga poses ending with Savasana. Registration required.

Coon Fork Lake County Park E 25501 County Road CF, Augusta

Cost: $30

Age: Ages 15+

Kids

Fri. Jun. 22 10-11:30am

Camp Pet Patrol

Calling all wannabe veterinarians. Learn how to care for different kinds of animals and get up close and personal with some real critters.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 Members / $35 Non

Age: Grades 1st-2nd

Kids

Fri. Jun. 22 10:30-11am

Get Up & Go: Hopscotch

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

Kids

Fri. Jun. 22 10:30-11:15am

Summer Story Time: Dogs

This week the guest reader hails from EmBARK and will include a furry therapy friend to sit with during story time. Practice and talk about how to approach peoples pets, in addition to reading books.

That's Adorable, Kids Consignment Boutique 129 N. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Kids

Fri. Jun. 22 11:30am-noon

Super Small Science: Salt Water Density

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age appropriate experiments.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

Wellness

Fri. Jun. 22 6:30-10:30pm

Cuddle Party

Though touch is natural, the skills that make it welcome and enjoyable have to be learned. Skills of communication, boundaries, asking for what you want and saying ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ with clarity and kindness. CP is led by Sarah Bear, a trained and certified CP Facilitators. She'll guide you into those skills gently and easily, in a fun, safe and lighthearted way.

Contact for Location, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 per person, $30 per couple

Age: 18+

Movies

Fri. Jun. 22 6:30pm

"Wisconsin Hometown Stories: Eau Claire" Community Premiere Screening

Join WPT before this summer's broadcast premiere for a special community screening of "Wisconsin Hometown Stories: Eau Claire."   This Wisconsin Public Television original documentary brings Eau Claire history to life.…

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Music

Fri. Jun. 22 7pm

Live Music: Paige Hargrove and Josh Miranda

From traveling back and forth from her past home in Atlanta, Paige has played at numerous venues and has grown her fan base. With her influences ranging from Noah Gundersen to Paramore, she has created a sound of her own. Paige is working at a studio in Georgia currently to finish her first album.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FRE

Age: All Ages

Music

Fri. Jun. 22 7-10pm

Live Music: Cathy Reitz

Featuring Cathy Reitz on vocals. Be prepared for a Soothing, Jazz feel. Cathy is a successful, active, and established musician from the Eau Claire area. She sings favorites of the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s, along with classics from the decades before and after.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

Fri. Jun. 22 7-10pm

Live Music: Steven Rindt

Infinity Beverages Winery and Distillery has live local music every Friday night at their Tasting Lounge. This evening Steven Rindt will be playing from 7-10pm. Steven John Rindt is a finger-style guitarist to plays popular songs from the 60's-current with a unique style.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Movies

Fri. Jun. 22 7-9pm

Vintage Movie Night: McLintock

Aging rancher George Washington McLintock (John Wayne), a wealthy self-made man, is forced to deal with numerous personal and professional problems. As McLintock tries to juggle his various adversaries, his wife, who left him two years previously, suddenly returns. But she isn't interested in her husband -- she wants custody of their daughter.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Music

Fri. Jun. 22 7pm

Rita Simon Plays Native American Flute

Enjoy Native American flute player Rita Simon playing several different Native American flutes in the acoustic beauty of Galaudet Gallery’s Victorian mansion surrounded by breathtaking original art.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Comedy

Fri. Jun. 22 7:30pm

Pher Sturz: At One With Nature

Pher Sturz returns for another show at The Plus for the first time since recording his album, Everybody Is Having so Much Fun. Pher has been been performing (and sometimes failing) comedy since 2011. He was voted one of the best stand up comedians in the Chippewa Valley by Volume One readers in 2016.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

Music

Fri. Jun. 22 8-10pm

Gallery Friday: Nicke & Rose + Jerrika Mighelle

Nickel & Rose have influences that span the spectrum of American music. Carl’s background brings elements of West African music and Blues while Johanna brings her experience playing Bluegrass, Folk and Jazz. From loss to heart break to love, Nickel&Rose address the human experience with gentle harmonies and soul stirring cries.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Advance Tickets, $8 Day Of Show

Causes

Sat. Jun. 23 8am

Rock the Riverfront Featuring the Charity Classic Run/Walk

Presented by the RCU Foundation, this event features The Charity Classic, a 10k walk/run or 2 mile walk/run, a 1/2 and 1/4mile children's race. Includes music, family fun, activities, food trucks, and more. Proceeds benefit area charities. Registration at 8am. Race, activities, and food trucks start at 9am.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: Registration fee information available online

Leisure

Sat. Jun. 23 9am-2pm

17th Annual Garden Tour

Featuring five fabulous gardens in Dunn County. Silent auction of artwork, gifts, and more. Plants and garden items available for purchase. All proceeds support the programs of Stepping Stones. Tickets can be purchased in advance online.

Stepping Stones of Dunn County 1620 Stout Road, Menomonie

Cost: $15 GA; Youth 16 and under FREE

Age: All Ages

Education

Sat. Jun. 23 10am

Landscaping 201

Additional landscape design principles including: foundation plantings, edging installation, and the pros and cons of using mulch vs. rock. Learn how to determine what type of soil you have, provide tips on what plants to use, how to plant, and how to incorporate boulders into your design.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Hot Spots

Sat. Jun. 23 10am-5pm

Menomonie Blue Caps Vintage Base Ball Mini-Festival

Join the Menomonie Blue Caps, 1860 Vintage Base Ball team as they open their home season with a full weekend of base ball, food, history and fun. Exclusive Blue Caps Beer will be provided by Raw Deal, and Saturday will include food by Davis Dogs food truck.

Phelan Park 9th St. East and 21st Ave. East, Menomonie

Cost: $0.25 admission; donations accepted

Age: All Ages

Visual Art

Sat. Jun. 23 10am-4pm

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Head to Manyfires Art Studio & Farm, a beautiful property near Fall Creek, for a day of total art immersion. Explore the setting and the tons of activities going on, like life drawing, art projects for kids, painting in the open air, live music, artists creating artwork, dancers, food, and more.

Manyfires Studio & Farm 14008 Olson Dr., Fall Creek

Food & Drink

Sat. Jun. 23 10:30am-2:30pm

Live Great Food Pantry and Fresh Pasta Pop-up

LGF Pantry is expanding into a line of locally raised, harvested, foraged & produced provisions ranging from artisan craft pastas, sauces, jams, jellies, pickles, relishes, and homemade cotton candy! These pantry goods will be for sale, along with delicious, freshly made pasta meals.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

Education

Sat. Jun. 23 11am-noon

Dabble Box Adult Craft: Festive Pin or Magnet

Get in the holiday spirit by creating a fun 4th of July themed pin or magnet. All materials are provided. For ages 18 and up. Registration is required.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, The Dabble Box 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Food & Drink

Sat. Jun. 23 1-3pm

Homebrew Wort Share

Modicum will be making a batch of wort for you to take home, boil and ferment as you wish. Brewers who want wort will need to sign up in advance at the Modicum Taproom.

Modicum Brewing Company 3732 Spooner Ave Suite A, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Community

Sat. Jun. 23 1-4pm

8th Annual Ager House Midsummer Celebration

Midsummer is one of the biggest holidays of the year in the Nordic countries. Come celebrate with ice cream and strawberries, flower crowns, crafts, kubb, tours of the museum, music, and more. All are welcome.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Kids

Sat. Jun. 23 1:30-4:30pm

Live Music: Shootin' Jack

Live music out at Jeremiah’s Bullfrog Fish Farm, featuring Shootin’ Jack, a versatile, 4-piece band based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin that plays covers of crowd-favorite songs in nearly every genre. “Our roots run deep and dirty in classic rock and blues, but we just love to play music of any kind.”

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm N1409 566th St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Education

Sat. Jun. 23 4-6pm

Succulent Make and Take

Create your very own succulent garden with the help of our dear friend Amy Schmitz. She will teach you how to arrange and care for your cute little succulents and you'll walk away with a garden you can call your own.

Tangled Up in Hue 505 S. Barstow St., Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

Music

Sat. Jun. 23 5:30-8pm

An Evening with Andrea Swensson

Andrea Swensson is a, radio host on The Current, a music journalist, and author of Got To Be Something Here: The Rise of the Minneapolis Sound - a Minnesota National Book Award winner. To celebrate her important book, Locavore Mobile Kitchen will be serving dinner from 5:30-7pm with live jazz provided by Josh Gallagher and Shane Leonard.

Kgam Studio 515 Wisconsin Street, Eau Claire

Hot Spots

Sat. Jun. 23 6:35pm

Eau Claire Express vs Rochester Honkers: ZOOperstars + Nick Anderson Band Performances

The Eau Claire Express plays against the Rochester Honkers. The ZOOperstars will perform throughout the game, youth jerseys will be given away to fans. Nick Anderson and the Skinny Lovers will perform on the plaza prior to the game. Gates at 5:30pm.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

Music

Sat. Jun. 23 7pm

Live Music: The Ditchrunners

The Ditchrunners is a honky tonky, gypsy, guitar grass outfit.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Cover TBA

Age: 21+

Music

Sat. Jun. 23 7pm

Live Music: Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer. Mixing original tunes with songs by others that we like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and eclectic musical experience.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Music

Sat. Jun. 23 7-10pm

Live Music: Steve & Doris Szydel

Steve Szydel grew up in Fairchild, WI. A small community just 30 miles East of Eau Claire. He was the 6th child out of nine. He listened to a variety of great singer song writers from that era. Steve wore out many of his older brother's record albums Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins and others.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

Sat. Jun. 23 8pm

Live Music: The Night Life

Live hip hop featuring Matt Stanton, K-Holla, Chiraiq King, L-Nellz, Ghod Lee, New Born, Dohpey, Eaze Dolla, and NaNoNation.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

Music

Sat. Jun. 23 9pm

Live Music: Wealthy Relative w/ Astral Samara

Wealthy Relative is the working moniker of the Minneapolis based rapper, producer, designer and visual artist Dan Forke. This impressive, multidisciplinary approach to the creative process allows him to fully immerse the audience in a unique aesthetic. Spirit poems fused into cartoon rhythm, shimmering tones from adjacent dimensions. Featuring Astral Samara.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

Recreation

Sun. Jun. 24

Red Flint Firecracker 2018

Featuring a mix of twisty pines, hard-packed Whoops and speedy ski trails, racers will find plenty to love about this year’s course. The weekend has plenty in store for you beginning with onsite camping Friday and Saturday nights, wood-fired pizza, all-you-can-eat pasta feed, s'mores, and more.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: See contact info for cost

Leisure

Sun. Jun. 24 8am

FATFAR - Frenchtown Annual Tube Float and Regatta

The world's largest tubing and float event starting at noon. Join the fun and float down the Chippewa River. Loopy's and will have food and entertainment all day, along with tube rentals.

Loopy's Grill and Saloon 10691 Business 29, Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

Education

Sun. Jun. 24 9-10:30am

Hoop Hanging Workshop

Loop and weave your way through our modern wall hanging workshop. Choose from vibrant colored yarns, multiple textures and beads to add a one-of-a-kind piece to your home. Cost includes wall hanging supplies + a light breakfast - must pre-register to attend.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Wellness

Sun. Jun. 24 9:30am

Outdoor Worship Event

Fellowship with donut holes, live music, and coffee at 9:30am. Worship, featuring band-led contemporary music and communion at 10am. Lawn chairs recommended. In case of rain, event held at Spirit Lutheran Church.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Fitness

Sun. Jun. 24 11:30am-12:30pm

Beginner Hula Hooping in the Park

Have fun, play, and learn outside in the grass at Phoenix Park and walk away with some impressive moves for the summer. Learn the fundamentals of hoop dance including off the body and on the body beginner moves. Meet across from the RCU building.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Music

Sun. Jun. 24 2-6pm

Live Music: Mojo Blues Band

Scorching blues rock by regional blues faves Mojo Blues Band.

Jake's Supper Club E5690 County Rd. D, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

Sun. Jun. 24 3-6pm

Live Music: Howard "Guitar" Luedtke

Say the name Howard "Guitar" Luedtke, and little more needs to be said. Howard is a staple in the Blues scene and with good reason. He has 40 plus years of playing guitar in both the Midwest and on the international stage.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with parent

Kids

Every Day from Jun. 25 to Jun. 29, 8am-5pm;

Blugold Beginnings Science Technology Art Engineering Math (STEAM) Day Camp

Students will receive academic instruction in STEAM related areas, team building activities, take STEAM related field trips, and participate in other fun activities around campus and in the community throughout this day summer camp experience.

Centennial Hall, UWEC 1698 Park Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $150 includes lunch and snacks

Age: Grades 6-12

Kids

Mon. Jun. 25 8:25am-3:30pm

STEM+ Camp

Is the sky really blue? Can a house float up into the sky using balloons like in UP? Would the bat signal really work? STEM+ Camp is a day camp where students entering grades 3-8 can confirm or bust myths like these using STEM+ (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and the Arts).

St. Mark Lutheran Church and School 3307 State Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Cost for the week: Early Bird: $50 morning only/$60 full day/week After 5/31: $60 morning only for the week/$85 for the full week

Age: Ages 8-14

Education

Mon. Jun. 25 8:30am-5pm

WiFAB Retreat West

This professional development retreat focuses on challenging students to imagine solutions to problems, and to make their solutions come alive leveraging fab lab tools.

University of Wisconsin-Stout, Fab Lab - 132 Applied Arts 415 13th Avenue East, Menomonie

Cost: See Event Website

Age: 21+

Kids

Mon. Jun. 25 9am-noon

Camp Cooking & Booking

Children will experience adventures in cooking, crafting, and playing while leaders share related stories from the Bible and children’s literature.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: $55

Age: Ages 3 through 1st grade

Kids

Every Day from Jun. 25 to Jun. 28, 9am-noon;

Master Chefs

Children will experience real-life skills of shopping, cooking, basic kitchen knowledge, and healthy eating habits while serving others. They will learn to connect God’s word to their lives and share it with others.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: $75

Age: Children grades 2-5

Kids

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from Jun. 25 to Aug. 2, 9am-noon;

Love Eau Claire Day Camp

Send your kids for mornings packed with sports, team building games, crafts, Bible stories, singing, snacks and even a li'l time for reading.

Cameron Park 1601 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: Families pay based on annual income

Age: Entering 2nd-5th grade

Ongoing Events For 6/22/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

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