Events For 08/12/2017

Sat. Aug. 12

Camp Wabi

Camp Wabi incorporates healthy living into the traditional camp experience in a partnership with Mayo Clinic Health System to support youth with obesity. The information gained at Wabi is a life-changing experience for the whole family.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Age: Grades 6-10

Sat. Aug. 12

Pioneer Days 2017

The Pioneer Days is an event hosted by the Chippewa Valley Antique Engine & Model Club. Features historical displays of craftsmanship as well as steam engines, tractor pulls, flea market, silent auction, pancake breakfast, kids events, chicken dinners, parades and an antique and classic car swap meet/show.

Pioneer Park Hwy 37 & 85 Porterville Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $7 GA; children 10 and under get in FREE

Sat. Aug. 12

Ashley For the Arts 2017

Ashley for the Arts was established by Ashley Furniture to entertain and inspire the entire family, promote the works of artists from across the globe, and raise funds to support humanity. Lots of live music, sky lantern launch, hot air balloons, car show, fireworks, inflatables, youth art area, aquatic center, playground, and much more.

Memorial Park, Arcadia

Cost: $10 for 3 Days

Sat. Aug. 12

Summer Set Music & Camping Festival

Summer Set Music & Camping Festival is the ultimate Summer experience. A celebration of everything to love about Summer, featuring a unique blend of artists on multiple stages in an incredible northern Wisconsin setting. Includes performances by Run the Jewels and many more.

, Somerset

Cost: See contact info for cost

Sat. Aug. 12

WPR Trip to Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua

Wisconsin Public Radio’s annual overnight bus trip to Chequamegon Bay for Big Top Chautauqua. Highlights of the trip include a special picnic dinner at WPR VIP reception, front row seats radio play productions, a visit to historic La Pointe island, shopping trips, exploring, and eating around Hayward. Bus leaves from Eau Claire, as well as several other cities.

Register online or contact for pickup location information

Cost: $475-695

Sat. Aug. 12

YogaBarre Teacher Training

This training is open to those with or without teaching experience, and those looking to dive deeper into yoga and barre. Whether you’re looking to relevé a little higher as a student or learn to inspire as a teacher, this training is designed to teach you the skills to help share your passion for yoga, barre, and fitness with students of all levels.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $599

Age: 18+

Sat. Aug. 12

Eau Claire Run Row Ride

The "Tri" Eau Claire Run Row Ride is a non-timed fun event to raise money for youth recreation scholarships. Bike 6 miles through Eau Claire streets county roads, then run 3 miles on the beautiful Chippewa River Trail up to Phoenix Park, then row 3 miles down the river from Phoenix Park to the landing behind Hobbs Ice Center.

Race begins and ends at Hobbs Ice Center Parking Lot 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20/person for full event; $10 for the Walk/Run or for 2 Mile Dog Walk

6-7am Sat. Aug. 12

Floating Bliss SUP Yoga - Sunrise Paddle

If you're a morning person, then this 60 minute paddle only class is for you. Imagine starting your Saturday floating on the water, 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+

7am-1pm Sat. Aug. 12

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest Shane Leonard

A farm-focused weekend brunch with lively instrumental tunes from Shane Leonard (10am-1pm). Midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more. Classic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE; consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Sat. Aug. 12

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. Aug. 12

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+

8-11am Sat. Aug. 12

Cars & Coffee

Cars, coffee and camaraderie. Every second Saturday of the month from 8-11am in the Classic Garage parking lot.

The Classic Garage 2111 Third St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8am-1pm Sat. Aug. 12

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. Aug. 12

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. Aug. 12

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+

9-9:30am Sat. Aug. 12

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+

9-10am Sat. Aug. 12

High 5 Free Yoga

Enjoy free yoga all summer long. No experience necessary. A gentle, all-levels accessible practice, so makes for a great place start your yoga journey. Meet at the area around the Great Dane statue in front of the RCU building.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-2pm Sat. Aug. 12

Lifeguard Training

Open to everyone ages 16+, learn the skills to recognize, prevent, and respond to aquatic emergencies. The course certifications include Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer (valid 2 years).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member: $185, Community: $225

Age: 16+

9am-8pm Sat. Aug. 12

JBF Kids' & Maternity Sale

JBF is both consignment & a wholesale event with new & used items at discounted prices. Everyone is welcome to shop, sell & save. Consignors make 70-75%, Shop Early & access to online inventory.

Altoona Hobbs Sports Center 2300 Spooner Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE (Donations to Local Food Shelf Accepted)

9am-noon Sat. Aug. 12

Horses for Chickens - I

Get past your fears to live life to its fullest. Start your journey by observing the horses to build your intuition skills and learn how horses communicate to build respectful relationships.

Equine Inspired Wellness, LLC 21837 108th Ave., Cadott

Cost: $125

Age: 13+

9am-8pm Sat. Aug. 12

Galaudet Gallery 1st Annual Artist Portfolio Review

Galaudet Gallery in downtown Eau Claire is holding its first annual artist portfolio review. Artists should make an appointment on signup genius. Artists are encouraged to review their websiteWalk-ins are welcome, but appointments shall be honored first. Each appointment will run about a ½ hour and will contain a review of your presentation.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

9:30-11:30am Sat. Aug. 12

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. Aug. 12

Floating Bliss SUP Yoga - Adult Paddle + Yoga

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

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

Cost: $30

Age: 16+

10am-4pm Sat. Aug. 12

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-2pm Sat. Aug. 12

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-9pm Sat. Aug. 12

US Open Chainsaw Sculpture Championship

The world's best carvers create one-of-a-kind sculptures during the four days with an award ceremony and auction on Sunday. Guest carvers create smaller pieces auctioned off daily. Kids' activities and food available for the entire event. Activities on all four days, and entertainment/social gatherings on Friday and Sunday.

Paul Bunyan Logging Camp Museum 1110 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Thursday, FREE; Friday-Sunday, Adults, $6/one day, $12/event; kids ages 6-17 FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Aug. 12

Read Off Your Fines

Calling all kids to come to the library and read off your fines as part of the Summer Library Program. Read for 15 minutes to knock $1 off of your fines. Check with Youth Services for details.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Youth

10am-4:30pm Sat. Aug. 12

Marigold Cafe at River Bend

Marigold Cafe is a local food truck that specializes in Italian fare. They offer delicious grilled paninis and decadent gelato. It's recommended to bring your own seating in case the patio is full.

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

10am Sat. Aug. 12

"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

10am-5pm Sat. Aug. 12

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

10-11am Sat. Aug. 12

Tween Yoga

Yoga for children ages 7-12. This class is intended to develop the students' practice and build awareness of ones strength both physically and mentally. This is a slow-flowing class incorporating yoga poses and education. Tweens are welcome to join class solo as independence begins to develop.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: Age 7-11

11am-3pm Sat. Aug. 12

Beaver Creek Reserve's Butterfly House

Come out of your chrysalis and spread your wings. The Butterfly House provides an opportunity to see a variety of native Wisconsin butterflies in their natural environment.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free for BCR members, Nonmembers: Adults $3, Kids (ages 2 - 15) $1

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sat. Aug. 12

Citizen's Climate Lobby Monthly Meeting

Citizen's Climate Lobby is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that empowers people from all walks of life to become effective advocates for a livable world. Learn proven ways to speak effectively and powerfully about climate solutions to friends, neighbors, business leaders, and elected officials.

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

11am-4pm Sat. Aug. 12

Mystic Thrift Sale

Mystic Grill is having a Thrift sale for everyone to come and shop to check out! Happy hour is 11 am to 2 pm with food specials and will have a variety of things to look at.

Mystic Grill 23583 County Highway SS, New Auburn

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11:45am-12:30pm Sat. Aug. 12

Little Yogi & Me

Yoga for minis. Moms & Dads, bring your little ones and let's have some fun. Little Yogi & Me classes make for a fun family outing that incorporates fitness, movement, and education for everyone. You must enroll both yourself and your child to reserve two spots.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for adults $5 for Little Yogis

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sat. Aug. 12

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

noon-5pm Sat. Aug. 12

200 Main Gallery Showing 'Four Accomplished Gents'

200 Main Gallery will host 'Four Accomplishe dGents', featuring works of Bob Gehrke, Mel Sundby, John Lawler and Andy Shafer. Their work - sculpture, painting and ceramic - can be seen nation and world-wide. We are very fortunate to have gathered these unique and talented gentlemen.

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

1pm Sat. Aug. 12

41st Annual Pure Water Days Parade & RiverFest

Head down after the Pure Water Days Parade for live music, giant inflatables, kids games, prizes, food, a beer tent, arts and crafts vendors, and more. Parade starts at 1pm, Riverfest starts at 2pm.

Allen Park S. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Aug. 12

Intro to Meditation

A program for anyone wishing to learn the basics of meditation, as well as experienced practitioners wanting to refresh and renew their practice. Afternoon includes a talk on the purpose, effects and value of meditation, guided meditation instruction, and sitting.

The Yoga Center of Eau Claire 2524 Golf Road Suite 2F, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

1-3pm Sat. Aug. 12

Covered Walkway Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Honoring project coordinators: Cordell Stanek, Eagle Scout & Teara Fabian; Girl Scouts, volunteers who shared their time & talents. Those who made donations. Which made our fundraising efforts successful. Enjoy music, door prizes, Pick-A-Prize raffles, plus: cake & ice cream.

Augusta Senior and Community Center 616 West Washington St., Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Aug. 12

Open House

Northside Pet Hospital is hosting an open house. The public is welcome to tour our remodeled clinic, learn about the new animal rehabilitation services, receive prizes and freebies, and enjoy snacks.

Northside Pet Hospital 1727 Western Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4pm Sat. Aug. 12

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

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Aug. 12

Live Music: Cooker John

A longtime folk and blues musician.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sat. Aug. 12

Live Music on the Patio: Jerrika Mighelle

Jerrika Mighelle began playing music with her sisters in the Eau Claire band, QuinnElizabeth, where she has developed her stage presence over their past 10 years of performing. You can bring your own chair to this event.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-5:30pm Sat. Aug. 12

Live Music with Jerrika Mighelle

A Jerrika Mighelle show is not just about her music as she also provides an authentic experience through her style of honest, playful, and lighthearted banter that makes you feel that you are old friends. Every show is a truly unique experience that leaves you smiling.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

3-7pm Sat. Aug. 12

The Thundermen

The Thundermen perform at the annual Wheaton Township Days. There will be lots of activities for the kids. Food and refreshments will be available.

Wheaton Township Ball Fields State Hwy. 29, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Sat. Aug. 12

Live Music at Mallard Bar: Steven John Rindt

Live music on the Chippewa River at Mallard Bar with Steven John Rindt. Play yard games, lounge on the riverfront, and bring your kids and dogs. There is a boat launch on site.

Mallard Bar 11939 170th St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Sat. Aug. 12

Live Music: Schuh Fly

Plays a variety of popular 60s to 80s Classic Rock & Classic Country music and some more current hits. Many songs covered were number one on the charts. Performing Beatles, Buffet, CCR, Cash, Clapton, Diamond, Eagles, Orbison, Willie Nelson, Zac Brown and many more.

Slim's Lake Hallie Tavern 1979 County Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

5-11pm Sat. Aug. 12

Lions/Pourhouse Back Yard Bash

Lions fund raiser. Dancing, food and beverages. Bean bag tournament. Music by DJ-Brad Schuch.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

5:30-8:30pm Sat. Aug. 12

Dinner Jazz: Tim Sullivan

Since graduating from Memorial High School in 2002, Tim's musical journey has taken him around the world. Living in Chicago, New Orleans, and New York City, he has been fortunate to work with a wide array of artists, ranging from Aretha Franklin to funk legend Fred Wesley to nearly a dozen NEA Jazz Masters.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Sat. Aug. 12

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

6:35pm Sat. Aug. 12

Eau Claire Express vs St. Cloud Rox

Get to Carson Park to watch the Eau Claire Express take on the St. Cloud Rox.

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

6:35pm Sat. Aug. 12

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

7-9:30pm Sat. Aug. 12

Saturday Night Bingo

Family fun for all ages, however children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Concessions available.

Sacred Heart Catholic Church 418 N. Dewey Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Prices of bingo cards range from $2 to $14.

Age: All ages

7-10pm Sat. Aug. 12

Live at the Acoustic Cafe: River Valley Jazz Quintet

The River Valley Jazz Quintet consists of top jazz students from the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire. The group has been together for over a year and has played in many university groups including the Grammy nominated jazz ensemble 1. Their goal is to provide top quality music and to represent the university for its world renowned jazz program.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Aug. 12

A Summer of Song - A Theatrical Concert

Lucy Weidner's popular summer show will be singing songs from across the decades! You will hear 1950's nostalgic songs to current Broadway hits echoing across the Mabel stage.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $18-20

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Aug. 12

"Thieves and Bad, Bad Lies" Presented by the Speck of Dust Theatre Company

"Thieves and Bad Bad Lies" is an original comedic work in which two thieves rob a liquor store, then seek shelter in the woods. They come upon what they think is an abandoned, taxidermied-animal-filled, plaid-strewn house when a tea-crazy elderly lady appears and madness ensues. Directed by Logan Toftness.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 GA, $10 for Students

8-10pm Sat. Aug. 12

Comedy: John Dick Winters

A special weekend show featuring a few of your favorite local comics + special guest headliner John Dick Winters. John Dick Winters is a stand up comedian and storyteller based in Pittsburgh and the founder of Race to the Coffin Comedy as well as the Burning Bridges Festival.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

9pm Sat. Aug. 12

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

9-11pm Sat. Aug. 12

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

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Aug. 12

Live Music: Chasing Mabel

Enjoy your favorite tunes from the '90s to today, performed live by one of the region’s hottest bands. Chasing Mabel's 5-piece groove machine plays the nonstop pop, rock, grunge and alternative hits of Sheryl Crow, Nirvana, Halestorm, Garbage, Adele, and many more.

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

Cost: FREE

10pm Sat. Aug. 12

Live at the Mousetrap: Hip-Hop Night

A killer lineup of hip-hop artists at the Mousetrap including Fathom, Mr Pizzy, BluePauly2, Wayward, and Miles Blvd.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. Aug. 12

Live at the Mousetrap: Hip Hop Night

Live music from Fathom, Mr Pizzy, BluePauly2, Wayward, and Miles Blvd.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 08/12/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

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