Events For 10/07/2017

Sat. Oct. 7

Fall Ballet Classes

Taught by a great team of four enthusiastic teachers who love to teach ballet, lyrical, and jazz dance. Check online schedule for breakdown of schedule, pricing, and age brackets.

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

Cost: $5-8 per class / $20-36 for 5 classes / $30-55 for 9 classes

Age: Ages 5-7, 7-9, 10-14

Sat. Oct. 7

Harvest Moon Fall Tour

A self-guided tour, exploring the countryside and communities in Clark County. Follow the signs and explore any time. Pumpkin farms, corn mazes, greenhouses, specialty shops, cheese & meat shops, art studios, and honey & maple syrup shops.

Clark County

Sat. Oct. 7

Robbins Elementary Run, Walk and Roll Fundraiser

5k race/bike tour at 8:45am, Robbins Sprint (sprint for elementary age children) at 9:30am, 5K Run/Walk at 10am. Also raffles, free food, bouncy houses, obstacle course and lots of other family-friendly fun. More information.

Lowes Creek County Park S. Lowes Creek Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: See website for pricing for various events

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Sat. Oct. 7

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

8am-1pm Sat. Oct. 7

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

8:15-9:15am Sat. Oct. 7

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

No experience required and all fitness levels are welcome.

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: First class is free, $5 drop-ins, punch cards available

Age: All Ages

8:30-10:30am Sat. Oct. 7

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. Oct. 7

Fall Ballet Classes: Body Ballet

Taught by a great team of four enthusiastic teachers who love to teach ballet, lyrical, and jazz dance.

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

Cost: $7 per class / $26 for 5 classes / $46 for 9 classes

Age: 18+

8:30-9:30am Sat. Oct. 7

Mindful Morning Flow

Begin your day with a Mindful Morning Flow. This class is accessible to new students and a centering class for those with more experience. Awaken the body with a juicy flow, stretch it out, and open your meridians for a wonderful day ahead. Heated to 80 degrees.

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

Cost: $15

9-9:30am Sat. Oct. 7

Serious Circuits

30 minutes heart pounding HIIT circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow. Always fun music! Get your sweat on!

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9am-4pm Sat. Oct. 7

21st Annual Thorp Pumpkin Festival

This fall festival includes 130+ arts/crafts & food booths, horse drawn wagon rides, pony rides, an iron man obstacle challenge, and Civil War and French & Indian War reenactments. Contests include pumpkin recipes, pumpkin painting and carving, pumpkin pie eating, seed spitting, the great pumpkin weigh-in, biggest sunflower head, and biggest ear of corn contests.

Washington St., Thorp

9-11am Sat. Oct. 7

Parade of Colors Fall Hike on the Ice Age Trail

From panoramic views of lakes and fall colors to an intimate walk past 21 glacial lakes reflecting the colorful wooded hillsides, the Parade of Colors offers hikes of 2, 4, or 6 miles tailored to participant’s level of interest. Arrive anytime between 9-11am. Shuttles and refreshments provided.

Obey Intepretive Center at the Chippewa Moraine Ice Age Reserve 13394 County Highway M, New Auburn

Cost: FREE; Donations accepted for trail maintenance

Age: All Ages

9am Sat. Oct. 7

Stomp the 22

A 22k Group Ruck/Walk to help bring awareness to the issue of Veteran suicide. Everyone is welcome to participate. The event is free. Upon registration, participants will receive a pledge sheet to collect donations. at 7pm enjoy the music of Shootin' Jack.

Riverside Park Hudson Rd 29 and County Rd P, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

9am-noon Sat. Oct. 7

Landscape Quilting

Using a landscape photo (yours or from a magazine), make a small quilt wall-hanging suitable for any room. Simple quilting methods will be covered. Supply list sent on registration.

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $25

Age: Adult

9am-3:30pm Sat. Oct. 7

Fall Enneagram Workshops

The Enneagram is an ancient tool for discovering your personality type. Businesses, Teachers, Parents, anyone interested in their own growth. This personality awareness can lead to more compassion for yourself and others, leading to service for a more peaceful world.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $50 Level One or $75 Level One and Two

Age: Teens and Adults

9am-3pm Sat. Oct. 7

46th Annual Harvest Home Tour and Tea

Tea, coffee, and home made treats served at church. Lefse, baked items, garden goods, and crafts as well as raffle basket tickets for purchase. $5 will pay for your admission to the tea AND to the three beautiful homes open for you to tour. This event is typically held the first Sat. in December.

English Lutheran Church of Bateman 20588 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 (admission to the tea and tour)

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Oct. 7

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest Barabo

A farm-focused weekend brunch with lively instrumental tunes from Barabo 10am-1pm. An array of midwestern and other brunch classics with a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Oct. 7

Succulent Pumpkin Planter Centerpiece Workshop

All you need is a few live succulent cuttings, some fun seasonal decorations or fabric, a pumpkin and some hot glue. Your creation can then be planted in a pot once the pumpkin is past its prime.

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

Cost: $25 per centerpiece

10am-5pm Sat. Oct. 7

Fresh Art Tour: Autumn 2017

Seventeen sites featuring dozens of artists with a range of work from pottery to textiles, painting, photography, metal, jewelry and more. This event, always held on the first three day weekend of October, is primed for the peak color weekend on the hardwood covered hills of this bluff and river laden area in Pepin, Pierce and Buffalo Counties. Artists demos at all sites.

Accola Gallery 502 2nd Ave. E, Durand

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Oct. 7

ManyFires Art Fair

An open-air art market on the Manyfires Farm. 17 art vendors, food from Foster Cheese Haus Fire Truck Pizza, music from Marjorie Marie, Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra, and the Ukelele Club, a dance performance by the Torch Sisters, childrens activities, free caricatures, a campfire and more.

Manyfires Studio & Farm 14008 Olson Dr., Fall Creek

10am-noon Sat. Oct. 7

Y Arts Week: Youth Paint Along Extravaganza

Choose one of several different paintings, and discover how to master it like a true artist. Leave for the afternoon with your very own piece of artwork.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Oct. 7

EAA Fall Fly-in & Chili Feed

The Experimental Aircraft Association EAA 509 is hosting their Annual Fall Chili Feed. The event will have aircraft on display, a fly-in drive-in Chili Feed, and Young Eagle airplane rides for kids age 8-17 (with parent/guardian's permission).

EAA Chapter 509 Clubhouse, Chippewa Valley Regional Airport 3800 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: ALL - Young Eagles Ages 8-17

10:15am Sat. Oct. 7

L.E. Phillips Library: Family Storytime

Stories, songs and fun for the whole family, designed to ignite children's language and brain development.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-6

10:30-11:15am Sat. Oct. 7

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Party

Join the library as they celebrate readers on their 1000 Books journey. Enjoy refreshments, stories, crafts and special guests Elephant & Piggie and Bruce the Bear. Open to all children who have participated (or would like to!) in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program. Special recognition will be given to graduates.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

10:30am Sat. Oct. 7

10th Annual Scott Kelby's Worldwide Photo Walk

Each year photographers and enthusiasts around the world get out their cameras and meet up at a designated location in their town to walk around and take photographs, socialize, make new friends, win prizes and be a part of a great cause. Raises money for The Springs Of Hope Kenya Orphanage.

Phoenix Park Bridge 200 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FERE

11am Sat. Oct. 7

Chippewa Valley Rock N' Roll Kickball Classic

This two-day tournament is returning for its seventh year and teams are ready to rumble. The classic is not just for the players – everyone is invited – free of charge! In addition to kickball there will be a DJ. Other activities include free Kubb, Beanbags, and a playground for the kids. There will also be a wide variety of eats and drinks for purchase. Proceeds support the Altoona Parks & Recreation.

Cinder City Park Spooner Ave and 10th St., Altoona

Cost: FREE (Register teams by Sep. 19)

11am Sat. Oct. 7

Badgers vs. Huskers Game Watch

Join Alumni and fans to cheer on the Badgers as they face Nebraska. The Barley Club always has great game day specials too.

Pine Meadow Golf Club 4324 Fairfax Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

11am-5pm Sat. Oct. 7

Drink Pink - Wine Release

Riverbend Winery introduces a new a semi-sweet rosé wine and the first of its Collector's Edition bottles. 15% of all sales of Drink Pink go to a local cancer organization.

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

noon-8pm Sat. Oct. 7

Building Dreams: Art of Architecture and Invention Art Exhibit

This fall exhibit shows the art of an Eau Clairian’s patented inventions; architecturally inspired art and jewelry of our region and more creations. The gallery offers guided tours of their downtown Eau Claire 1882 Victorian Mansion as part of the exhibit.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-10pm Sat. Oct. 7

Haunted Schlegelmilch Escape Room and Fundraiser

Solve the puzzles inside an 1871 historic house and escape the spooky rooms before the timer hits zero. All proceeds benefit the Chippewa Valley Museum. Reservations required. No discounts or coupons.

Schlegelmilch House Museum 517 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30/person (Groups of 4-12)

Age: Age 9+

noon-6pm Sat. Oct. 7

Rally for Rob: A Cancer Benefit

Diagnosed with Stage 4 lung & bone cancer just a month ago, this avid motorcyclist, family-man, & Eau Claire native is now fighting back. For $20 receive lunch, a chance at door prizes, & 2 raffle tickets toward 20+ prizes. All proceeds donated to Rob's medical & living expenses.

Labor Temple Lounge 2233 Birch St # 6, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Oct. 7

Rug Braiding Workshops

Learn the skills needed to create a braided wool rug. Practice the steps with instructor Beverly Ramey, including preparing the materials, braiding, lacing, and finishing the rug. Have a good start on a small rug by the end of the workshop series. Advance registration required. Attend 1-4 sessions as desired. Use your own wool or purchase a kit for an additional $25.

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

Cost: $30 museum members, $35 non-members

Age: 12+

1-3pm Sat. Oct. 7


Drop-in and make art with the ARTmobile. All projects are free, open to the public, and designed for all-ages.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4pm Sat. Oct. 7

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. Oct. 7

Live Music: Al Julson and Larry Past

Al Julson & Larry Past play acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele. Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the Rolling Stones to Sister Hazel plus their own originals.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-3:30pm Sat. Oct. 7

Living in Freedom

"Living in Freedom” is the subject of a talk by Zen teacher and author Steve Hagen. The talk will be preceded by a meditation. Instruction will be provided.

Simply Dunn E4606 County Rd. C, Downsville

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2pm Sat. Oct. 7

UWEC International Film Series: My Life as a Zucchini

After losing his mother, a young boy is sent to a foster home with other orphans his age where he begins to learn the meaning of trust and true love.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

2-5:30pm Sat. Oct. 7

Live Music on the Patio with Randy Adams

An afternoon of live music by Randy Adams. Wine, cheese and snacks available for purchase, so come, relax and enjoy. Feel free to bring a chair for this outdoor event. The event will be moved indoors in the case of rain. No beverage carry-in allowed.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-9pm Sat. Oct. 7

Chippewa Valley Roller Derby 7th Annual Bruise-a-thon

Chippewa Valley Roller Derby is hosting their 7th annual Bruise-a-thon Mixer. The event will feature four action packed games with mixed teams that include skaters from CVRD as well as neighboring Midwest leagues.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

3pm Sat. Oct. 7

Immortalized in Bronze: Stories about Wisconsin Hall of Famers

Come learn about the state sports figures who have been Immortalized in Bronze in the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame. Author Gregg Hoffmann will talk about the history of the Hall, the first state hall in the country, and touch on bios of some of the most interesting figures in it. He will include some from the Eau Claire and Indianhead region of the state.

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

3:30-11pm Sat. Oct. 7

Hobbsy's 4th Annual Frogtoberfest

There are 3 great local bands lined up to knock your socks off. Nick Foytik starts things off at 3:30pm followed by the Jim Pullman Band and rounding it out will be The Broken Eights. There will be food, $1 mugs of Bud Light all day long, prize giveaways and fire pits to sit around while you enjoy the music.

Hobbsy & Me 3620 Locust Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 cover includes a FREE mug of Bud Light

Age: 21+

4-11pm Sat. Oct. 7

Hurricane Relief Fundraiser and Chili Feed

Fundraiser to benefit hurricane victims through the Elks Disaster Relief Program featuring a chili feed, raffles and live music by Rick Schroeder. Chili is $5 per bowl and includes garlic bread and dessert.

Elks Lodge 402 3411 Stein Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Sat. Oct. 7

Live Music: ONE Accord

Creating a variety of jazz and blues music that comes from the heart.

Princeton Valley Golf Course 2300 W. Princeton Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Sat. Oct. 7

A Night at the Mabel: With The Covers

Take an active role in supporting the arts while enjoying an evening of socializing, appetizers, desserts, a Steve Braker portrait, a live auction, and a performance by the Twin Cities party band The Covers. Also included in the evening events are a 60/40 raffle three grand raffle prizes.

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

Cost: $40

6-10pm Sat. Oct. 7

Night Corn Maze

Bring your flashlight for some after-hours fun in a 10 acre corn maze. Weather permitting. Last admission at 9pm.

Leffel Roots Apple Orchard W2369 Maple Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 for ages 13+, $5 for ages 5-12, FREE for ages 0-4

Age: All Ages

6pm Sat. Oct. 7

Gizmo's Fall Festival & Ovarian Cancer Benefit

Live music from Ryan Richard and the Linemen, covering 50s music through today. Lots of giveaways, drink specials, high value raffles, food specials and lots more. All proceeds will go to Wisconsin Ovarian Cancer Alliance. "WOCA"

Gizmo's Bar & Grill 110 E Lincoln, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE to attend

Age: All Ages

6-11pm Sat. Oct. 7

27th Annual Spirit of the Macks Silent / Live Auction

Masters of Ceremonies is WEAU Sports Director Justus Cleveland. An evening of fun and laughter while bidding on great merchandise at the silent auction, drawings for fabulous donated items on the women's table, men's table, 52 card game $1000 dice game, pick-a-purse, paddle wheel and more.

McDonell Area Catholic High School 1316 Bel Air Blvd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 (includes beverages and food)

6:30-9pm Sat. Oct. 7

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. Oct. 7

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas, wood, bags, glasses and more. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

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

Cost: $10-$35 depending on the class

7-10pm Sat. Oct. 7

Hogwarts After Dark

Wizards, witches and muggles alike are invited to a magical, adults-only celebration of all things Harry Potter. Sample a few Hogwarts classes, show off your skills in the spell-ing bee or cut loose by playing quidditch pong, hunting horcruxes, and plenty of other activities. There'll be a food truck, and adult Potter-themed drinks.

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

Cost: $12

Age: 21+

7pm Sat. Oct. 7

UWEC International Film Series: My Life as a Zucchini

After losing his mother, a young boy is sent to a foster home with other orphans his age where he begins to learn the meaning of trust and true love.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

7pm Sat. Oct. 7

Live at the Acoustic Cafe: Wayward + Blonde Over Blue

Rooted in Minneapolis MN, with a soulful, energetic sound and thoughtful lyrics, Wayward is always telling a story through emotional and catchy songs. Blonde Over Blue is a Midwest music duo with a passion for songwriting, strings, and strong coffee. Upbeat ukulele, mellow guitar, and everything in between.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Oct. 7

Live Music: Jackson Taylor

An all original show. Come hang out and listen to some country music.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 7

CVTG Presents: Sister Act, The Musical

Sister Act is the feel-good musical comedy based on the hit 1992 movie. Disco diva Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a murder and is placed in protective custody in the one place she won’t be a found: a convent. Filled with powerful gospel music and a truly moving story of friendship.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10-22; Order tickets online, by phone, or at the door

8-10pm Sat. Oct. 7

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

8pm Sat. Oct. 7

Live Music: 2nd X-IT

Sick and tired of seeing bands that play the same old songs that all the other bands are playig, 2nd X-it plays music that they have enjoyed for the past decades and they think you'll enjoy it too.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8-10pm Sat. Oct. 7

Live Music: DeKam and Johnson

Dekam & Johnson, a Twin Cities pop duo capturing the essence of Midwest music. From the harsh lonely cold of winter, to the warmth and fond memories of summer, Dekam & Johnson provide a soundtrack for your life. Blending aspects of blues, R&B, country, funk, and rock, DeKam & Johnson create their unique pop sound.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Sat. Oct. 7

Live Music: The Night Hawks

The Night Hawks will be rock n’ rolling at Sammy's Pizza Pub in Eau Claire, WI. Great Classic Rock hits from 50's-90's, featuring talented musicians Steve Rindt, Jack Schneider, Tom Wieseler, and Tim Lynnes.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Oct. 7

Live Music - Red Tide

The Sheeley House Saloon welcomes the female duo Red Tide. Inspired from the sweet lullabies of the ebb and flow of the ocean's tides, this acoustic/singer-songwriter duo offers contemporary, soulful listening.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Oct. 7

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

9pm Sat. Oct. 7

Live Music: Wha'cha

Live music from Wha'cha.

My Place 408 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Oct. 7

Live Music: The Big Deeks

Big Deeks play a variety of music from the 50s to now, including some country.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. Oct. 7

Live Music: Yam Cannon + Orenda Fugue

Yam Cannon built their repertoire of original tunes and played their hearts out for bar crowds, free outdoor summer shows, and underground parties alike.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 10/07/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

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