Events For 07/04/2017

Tue. Jul. 4

Augusta Bean and Bacon Days

A full weekend of events, including fireworks and a car show. Charcoal chicken and more food options available Friday through Sunday. Thursday: Miss Augusta Pageant. Friday: Softball tournament, burnout competition, dance, and…

Lions Field, Augusta

Tue. Jul. 4

43rd Annual Chetek Liberty Festival

Saturday features a run/walk, softball tournament, car show, craft fair, quilt show, volleyball tournament, kids activities, helicopter rides, ski show, block party with inflatables and live music, horse pull, family night with outdoor movies and s'mores, golf tourney, pancake breakfast, parade, beach party, fireworks, and more.

, Chetek

7am Tue. Jul. 4

Speedy Eity Run/Walk

Includes 1,4 and 7-mile run/walks. The 7-mile registration begins at 7 a.m.; subsequent races follow. Go to and search Speedy Eity to see the full schedule of events. A free Kids Fun Run, geared toward youth ages 10 and younger, will be held after the races. Also new this year are fun activities for the entire family, including kubb and a live DJ, as well as a food booth.

Wakanda Park Wakanda Park Rd. and Pine Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: $20 Pre-Registration, $25 Day-Of; Family Rates Available

Age: All Ages

9-9:30am Tue. Jul. 4

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-noon Tue. Jul. 4

Love Eau Claire - Day Camp

Each day kids will play sports, make a cool craft, hear a story from the Bible, have snack, sing fun songs and even have a li'l time for reading.

, Eau Claire

Cost: Registration fee information available online

Age: Entering 3rd-5th Grade

9:30-10:30am Tue. Jul. 4

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+

10am-4pm Tue. Jul. 4

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-5pm Tue. Jul. 4

80 for 80: A Retrospective of the Work of Susan Phelps Pearson

Susan Phelps-Pearson's work utilizes a multitude of different techniques from traditional painting to large-scale assemblages. For this retrospective, Pearson has selected 80 pieces of art to reflect and celebrate her eighty years as an artist. No cost for admission. 

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11am Tue. Jul. 4

Kids Yoga at Carson Park

With yoga for kids, your child can learn to feel good in their body, self-care, muscle strengthening, ease frustration, practice mental focus, perfect posture and self-awareness, develop intuition, connect with nature, be spiritually aware, and more. Kids 4 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-16

10am Tue. Jul. 4

Micon Summer Kids Shows: "Lego Batman: The Movie"

There are big changes brewing in Gotham, but if Batman wants to save the city from the Joker's hostile takeover, he may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up.

Micon Cinemas Eau Claire 3109 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $0.25

Age: Rated PG

10am-5pm Tue. Jul. 4

UW-Stout End of the Year Juried Student Show

The End of the Year Juried Student Show will be up for the entire summer. This show consists of works in a variety of disciplines and media created by fine art majors from UW-Stout's School of Art & Design. The exhibit can be viewed during the venue's summer hours, by appointment and special events. The show will remain up until September 9th.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Tue. Jul. 4

Dabble Box Open Lab

Join the Summer Library Program at the Dabble Box Open Lab. Explore the library's new Makerspace with your family. Check out the cool tools and materials we have to offer, and make something neat to take home.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Tue. Jul. 4

"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

10-11am Tue. Jul. 4

Summer Storytime

Summer storytime and activities for all ages.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

10am-5pm Tue. Jul. 4

Small Wonders by Marcella Edmund

The art exhibit features sculptural containers of architectural form that reflect their function, to hold specific collections of tiny treasures mined from history.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to members / $7 entry to museum

Age: All Ages

11am-10pm Tue. Jul. 4

Eau Claire 4th of July Fireworks Celebration

Be a part of this festive event, activities include sporting events, music, & fireworks. Optimal fireworks viewing areas: Carson Park, Phoenix Park, Half Moon Lake, Mt. Simon, and Lakeview Cemetery. Old-fashioned Fourth of July until 4pm, train rides until 5pm, Predators football game and Eau Claire Express baseball game at 6pm, and Fireworks at 10pm

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-4pm Tue. Jul. 4

Fourth of July Fun Fair

Celebrate with free admission at the museum and enjoy carnival games, cake and pie walks, a local history trivia challenge, spelling bees, and live music and entertainment. Buy lunch at the grill or old-fashioned soda fountain refreshments in the ice cream parlor.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11:30am-6pm Tue. Jul. 4

Grandparents Tuesdays at Fairfax Pool

Grandparents get into Fairfax Pool for FREE with child's admission or season pass.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE with children's admission

noon-8pm Tue. Jul. 4

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 Tue. Jul. 4

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

2-6pm Tue. Jul. 4

Live Music at Jake's Tiki Bar: Bear Creek Band

The Bear Creek Creek Band brings extreme variety and serious fun to the Jake's Tiki Bar on Tainter Lake for an outdoor show featuring their excellent female vocalist Nicole Thomas and covering popular tunes ranging from Lady Antebellum to Lady GaGa.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-4:30pm Tue. Jul. 4

Modern Dance Class

This is a modern dance class based on the techniques of Martha Graham and Michael Doran. all adults are invited to join us for this restorative , strength building and inspiring class.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults all ages

4-11pm Tue. Jul. 4

Freedom Fest 2017

Come to Wakanda Park for all the 4th of July festivities. Enjoy a wide variety of delicious food, relax in the beer garden, enjoy live music, and participate in the many activities, both for kids and adults. Fireworks at dusk. Don't bring fireworks, pets, or carry-ins. Handicap accessible parking is available. New this year are product vendors and helicopter rides.

Wakanda Park Wakanda Park Rd. and Pine Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: $3; Free to veterans, active military, children 2 and under

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Tue. Jul. 4

Gather & Sew

During this time, you can work on your own projects and enjoy the company of others. If you need help, we will be there to assist you. RSVP online. You will need to bring your own sewing machine and notions, and you are welcome to bring snacks, beverages and your dinner.

Stitch Supply Co 913 S Hillcrest Pkwy, Altoona

Cost: $5

5:30-6:14pm Tue. Jul. 4

Turbo Kick at Dragonfly

Get hooked on the Turbo Kick high with cardio kickboxing and body-sculpting dance moves choreographed to the hottest music mixes. Classes are $5 a class, drop-ins welcome. This class is for all fitness levels, with modifications given for low impact and beginners.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

6pm Tue. Jul. 4

Chippewa Valley Predators Football

Check out a home game featuring the Chippewa Valley Predators. June 3, at 6pm vs. Northland Bulls June 10, at 6pm vs. River City Rough Riders  June 17, at 6pm vs. Fox Valley Force July 4, at 6pm vs. Hudson Thunderhawks

Carson Park Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 for GA (13+); $40 for season tickets (6 games); $4 for youth (Age 6-12) and for seniors (65+); FREE for veterans and kids 5 and under

Age: All Ages

6-8:30pm Tue. Jul. 4

Schultz's Country Barn Summer Music Series

Summer music concerts in the scenic Schultz's Country Barn every Tuesday in summer (except the Fourth of July) until August 15th. Check their website for a full and up-to-date schedule.

Schultz’s Country Barn 50996 N. Main St., Eleva

Cost: FREE

6:05pm Tue. Jul. 4

Eau Claire Express vs Thunder Bay Border Cats

Get to Carson Park to watch the Eau Claire Express take on the Thunder Bay Border Cats.

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

Cost: Get to Carson Park to watch the Eau Claire Express take on the Thunder Bay Border Cats.

Age: All Ages

6:05pm Tue. Jul. 4

Eau Claire Express 2017 Season

Experience the excitement of live baseball as your hometown Eau Claire Express slug it out in historic Carson Park. June 3, at 7:05m vs. Mankato Moondogs June 4, at 5:05pm vs. Mankato Moondogs June 7, at 6:35pm vs. Rochester Honkers June…

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., 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

6:15-7pm Tue. Jul. 4

KettleBell AMPD

This is a 45 minute class choreographed to music using a 10lbs kettlebell.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $6

6:30-9pm Tue. Jul. 4

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 Tue. Jul. 4

Tuesday Night Blues: Red, White & Blues - The Kingsnakes + The Mark Cameron Band

The Kingsnakes are back and bringing rockin' blues back to The Chippewa Valley. Whether you are an old fan or a new convert don’t miss this high energy act. The range of Mark’s material stretches the Blues beyond safe limits with a focus on “foot stompin, butt shakin” music that is built for a live audience.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Jul. 4

Tuesday Night Blues Concerts

The Chippewa Valley Blues Society hosts Tuesday evening concerts in Owen Park during the summer months. Features local favorites and a few from further flung locations. There'll be food vendors, great music, and an after party downtown at The Plus until 11pm. August 1st concert will be at Phoenix Park, not Owen Park.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-11:30pm Tue. Jul. 4

Musician Gathering & Open Mic

Jeff White hosts this high quality open mic every Tuesday. Sign up at 7pm. Always a large variety of microbrews on tap. Food available.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Tue. Jul. 4

Ludington Guard Band

A community concert band that was officially organized in 1888 with roots going back to 1877. They play a variety of classical band music, marches, overtures, show tunes and novelty pieces.

Wilson Park - Band Shell Wilson Ave and 8th St, Menomonie

Ongoing Events For 07/04/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

tickets are available online

See all at »