Events For 06/24/2017

Sat. Jun. 24

Country Fest 2017

Four day long country musical experience in Cadott. Multiple stages and performance venues around the grounds. Pre-show on Wednesday for 4-day ticket holders. Features performances by Blake Shelton, Eric Church, Thomas Rett, Alabama, Wynonna and the Big Noise, Chris Young, and many many more

Country Fest Grounds 24447 County Highway S, Cadott

Cost: Ticket package information available online

6-7am Sat. Jun. 24

Floating Bliss SUP Yoga - Sunrise Paddle

If you're a morning person, this 60 minute only class is for you. Imagine starting your Saturday with Mother Nature as the backdrop and only the sound of your paddle entering the water.

Dells Pond Boat Launch (Mt. Simon Park) 1100 Addison St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: 16+

7:30am-5pm Sat. Jun. 24

Rummagefest 2017

Brand new merchandise at rock bottom prices. Featuring local artisans. One-of-a-kind items. New patio furniture and outdoor decor. Domiciliary items. Seasonal items like Halloween and Christmas. Clothing and accessories. Items for kids. Located one block behind the roller skating rink on Melby Road.

Corner of Louis Ave. & McIntyre Ave., Eau Claire

7:30am-1pm Sat. Jun. 24

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more. An art market featuring local artists appears most Saturdays throughout the season.

Phoenix Park Pavilions Riverfront Terr., Eau Claire

Age: All ages

8-8:55am Sat. Jun. 24

Zumba with Emily

Zumba is a Latin based, shake your booty aerobic workout.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: Age 12+

8am Sat. Jun. 24

Menomonie Airfest and Autorama

Menomonie Airfest & Autorama has a car show from 8am-3pm, a radar run from 11:30-12:30, a full air show from 1-3pm, and a pancake breakfast from 8-11am. There will be food, refreshments, kids activities, and more going on at the airfield.

Menomonie Municipal Airport 1390 Indianhead Dr., Menomonie

Cost: FREE Admission, $5 Parking

Age: All Ages

8am-1pm Sat. Jun. 24

Menomonie Farmers Market

Since 2000, this market has seen a remarkable growth in participation and sales. Farmer participation has increased from an average of 3-4 vendors in past seasons to 20 vendors at the peak of the summer harvest. A typical market day this past season had 15-20 farmers selling everything from vegetables to fruit, eggs, meats and handmade crafts.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Age: all ages

8-9am Sat. Jun. 24

Floating Bliss SUP Yoga - Intro to Adult Paddle + Yoga

This 60 minute class will introduce you to Stand Up Paddle board Yoga. The first 20 minutes will focus on safety and basic paddling techniques followed by 20 minutes of gentle yoga stretches/poses and ending with a 20 minute paddle back to shore.

Dells Pond Boat Launch (Mt. Simon Park) 1100 Addison St, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: 16+

8:30-10:30am Sat. Jun. 24

Universal Yoga

Universal Yoga is an authentic system of yoga. Goals of practice include increasing strength, flexibility, balance, coordination, will power, energy level, and finding stillness of the mind. Classes are appropriate for beginners to seasoned practitioners.

PRAJNA pilates | yoga | beyond 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15; or punch card

Age: 16+

8:30-10am Sat. Jun. 24

Free Adult Ballet Sample Class

Free sample class from Swan Lake Ballet Studio for ages 21+.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9-9:30am Sat. Jun. 24

Serious Circuits

30 minutes of weights and cardio circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9am Sat. Jun. 24

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. Race starts at 9am.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: Registration fee information available online

9am-2pm Sat. Jun. 24

16th 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: $13 pre-order, $15 day-of; 16 and under FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-9pm Sat. Jun. 24

The Local Store's 6th Anniversary Sale

Join us Saturday, June 24th and Sunday, June 25th for a sale in celebration of The Local Store's 6th 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

9am Sat. Jun. 24

Colfax Free Fair

Entertainment, food, carnival rides, bean bag gournament, petting zoo, 4-H, and FFA exhibits. Fireworks on Friday night.

Colfax Fairgrounds, Colfax

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-2pm Sat. Jun. 24

River Prairie Apartment Complex: Open House

The doors have opened on the new Prairie Place apartment complex located in the River Prairie development district in Altoona. Enjoy beautiful views of the Eau Claire river and community park areas from the furnished roof top terrace that includes a fire pit. Offers July rent for free to anyone singing a 12 month lease.

River Prairie Apartment Complex River Prairie, Altoona

9:30-11:30am Sat. Jun. 24

BookBike at Downtown Farmers Market

The BookBike is a very small library branch on wheels. You will be able to check out materials, sign up for a library card, get answers to your reference questions, learn how to download digital content and so much more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

9:30-11am Sat. Jun. 24

Floating Bliss SUP Yoga - Adult Paddle + Yoga

This 90 minute class consists of 20 minutes of safety, use of a paddle board/paddling techniques and getting anchored in the water, plus 50 minutes of stretch, vinyasa flow/yoga poses and 20 minutes of paddling back to shore.

Dells Pond Boat Launch - Mt. Simon Park 1100 Addison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30 ($25 if you BYO equipment)

Age: 16+

10am-4pm Sat. Jun. 24

Wellness Days for Hmong Elders

Each 4-hours wellness days includes an exercise class, healthy lunch, health-related presentations, and unstructured social time. The goal is to enhance Hmong elders' quality of life by providing programming that reduces social isolation, increases physical and mental health literacy, and improve English proficiency.

Boys and Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley, Mary Marquart Center 1005 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire

10am Sat. Jun. 24

Landscaping 201

Covers additional landscape design principles including: foundation plantings, edging installation, and the pros and cons of using mulch vs. rock. Learn 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

10am-2pm Sat. Jun. 24

Waldemar Ager Association Open House

Ager Association members conduct tours in the house and provide background about Waldemar Ager. Owned by the Agers during the first half of the 20th century, the house is a meeting place for members and the general public and is now the repository of a fully catalogued library for research on Nordic languages, cultures, and history.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Jun. 24

liveART 7

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

10am-5pm Sat. Jun. 24

Menomonie Blue Caps Vintage Base Ball Mini-Festival

The Menomonie Blue Caps vintage baseball exhibition team will host its 2nd batch of matches against 2 familiar foes and one new opponent. A ladies match is scheduled to be played at 2pm. Concessions will be available, bring a chair.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Jun. 24

"Building Bridges" Group Summer Art Show

Selected artists were invited to create art that relates to their personal concept of building bridges. The work displayed in this show will reflect each of the artist’s interpretation of that theme. The group summer show may be viewed during regular library hours.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15-10:55am Sat. Jun. 24

Ballet Free Sample Class

Sample a free class at Swan Lake Ballet Studio for kids age 3-5.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Kids 3-5

10:30am-1pm Sat. Jun. 24

11th Annual Family Fest at the Minnesota Marine Art Museum's

Families of all ages can visit and tour the museum, enjoy art-making activities, and fish with the US Fish and Wildlife on the shores of the Mississippi.  Activities for all ages are available inside and outside - rain or shine. Expect…

Minnesota Marine Art Museum 800 Riverview Drive, Winona

Cost: FREE

11am-4:30pm Sat. Jun. 24

Firewoods Pizza at River Bend

Stop out at River Bend winery for fresh, delicious wood-fired pizza. It's recommended to bring your own seating in case the patio is full.

River Bend Vineyard & Winery 10439 33rd Avenue, Chippewa Falls

11-11:45am Sat. Jun. 24

Sky Stories

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Check out their new Planetarium for an out-of-this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and hear all kinds of stories about the constellations in tonight's sky.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11-11:45am Sat. Jun. 24

Free Ballet Sample Class

Sample a free class at Swan Lake Ballet Studio for kids age 6-9.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 6-9

noon-5pm Sat. Jun. 24

200 Main: Jo Burke + Jody Balow + Lissa Siedow

Gallery and Studios in downtown Eau Claire. Featuring artwork for purchase by Jo Burke, Jody Balow and home decor by Lissa Siedow, we also host local visiting artists and frequent receptions to celebrate the arts in our community.

200 Main - Gallery & Studios 200 Main St., Eau Claire

noon-12:30pm Sat. Jun. 24

Make Your Own Butter

Churning isn't only for those on the farm! CMEC will be making our their spreads all week at the Museum.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sat. Jun. 24

East Meets West Art Exhibit

Enjoy paintings, drawings, watercolors, crystals, jewelry, prints, photography, sculptures and music from 50 juried artists influenced by Eastern and Western healing modalities inspiring fun and health by seeing beyond what exists and into what could exist.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Jun. 24

CANCELLED: Water Safety Fest 2017

Join Eau Claire Parks & Recreation lifeguards and learn about basic water safety. Learn basic rescue techniques and play safety games.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/person or Season Pass. Children 2 & under are free

Age: All ages

1-4pm Sat. Jun. 24

Fairfax Pool: Superhero Day

Join Fairfax Maxx for a day of super hero fun. Super hero themed games and activities will be offered throughout the afternoon.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25 or Season Pass

1-2pm Sat. Jun. 24

Artist in Residence: Rubber Band Painting

Thanks to this month's Artist in Residence, Amy Hahn, your little ones will be able to craft all kinds of abstract work to take home. Today's activity is Rubber Band Painting.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1:30-4pm Sat. Jun. 24

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

2-5:30pm Sat. Jun. 24

Live Music on the Patio: Matt Wahl + Jim Schuh Duo

His original songs take you to sunny places for good times (and a few cold ones) with lots of favorites thrown in too. Matt has toured throughout the country and released 7 CDs of original music on his own record label. Jim Schuh began playing drums during the mid 1960s. Currently Jim also plays in his trio Schuh Fly and the Mark Heal. Wine, cheese, and snacks available.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

2:30-3:15pm Sat. Jun. 24

Sky Stories

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Check out their new Planetarium for an out-of-this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and hear all kinds of stories about the constellations in tonight's sky.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3:30-4:30pm Sat. Jun. 24

Painting & Popcorn

Create a one-of-a-kind painting to hang on the wall at home or give to a special person in their life. Plus, snacks and juice boxes provided to fuel the creative energy. Register online.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-4:30pm Sat. Jun. 24

Make Your Own Butter

Churning isn't only for those on the farm! CMEC will be making our their spreads all week at the Museum.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

5pm Sat. Jun. 24

Thorp Lions Demolition Derby

Thorp Lions Demolition Derby includes two classes: Super Stock all years eligible and Semi Stock Midsize. Rain Date June 25th.

Northside Park, Thorp

6:30-9pm Sat. Jun. 24

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Sat. Jun. 24

The Paint Shack

Enjoy a fun evening of painting made easy and exciting. A talented social artist will instruct you step by step through recreating the featured painting of the night. Sign up on Facebook, via their website, or text your name, date, and location of the event.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

6:35pm Sat. Jun. 24

Eau Claire Express vs Rochester Honkers

Get to Carson Park to watch the Eau Claire Express take on the Rochester Honkers.

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

Cost: $9 general admission tickets, $11 reserved grand stand tickets, $14 reserved box tickets, $28 fan deck tickets | multi-game packages and group discounts available

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Jun. 24

Live Music at Acoustic Cafe: Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is an 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

7pm Sat. Jun. 24

Eau Claire Singles Connection Barn Dance

Meal at 7pm, Dance from 8pm-midnight. Potluck style meal. Meat & buns provided. Bring your own beverages.

Ted & Anna Govin’s Farm N4663 Highway H

Cost: $10 non-members, $5 members

7:30-10pm Sat. Jun. 24

Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild Presents: "Grease"

Meet Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum- snapping "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox, evoking the look and sound of the 1950's in this rollicking fun musical. Sandy is the new girl in town and Danny is the school's coolest greaser. Great song and dance numbers including "Summer Nights" and "Greased Lightnin'."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA; $10 Students

8pm Sat. Jun. 24

Midwest Mayhem Presents: Punk and Metal Mixer

Midwest Mayhem brings 2nd and Archer, LOiL Pride, The Conformist Party, and The Third Ward. A night of music, community, and drinks.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Jun. 24

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

Drink, sing, and be merry. Music, music videos, and karaoke go until close. Happy Hour prices start at midnight. Fun, relaxed atmosphere.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Jun. 24

Live Music at O'Leary's: Rattle Can Red

Enjoy some live music at O'Leary's from Rattle Can Red, a new band on the block.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. Jun. 24

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Ongoing Events For 06/24/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc