Events For 07/04/2018

Wed. Jul. 4

44th Annual Chetek Liberty Festival

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. See the full schedule online.

City of Chetek

7:30am-1pm Wed. Jul. 4

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 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

9am Wed. Jul. 4

One Million Cups

An event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Eau Claire. The coffee is encouraged.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

9am-noon Wed. Jul. 4

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

10-11am Wed. Jul. 4

Dance as Exercise

Use techniques developed by Martha Graham, to stretch and strengthen all muscle groups, and to renew the spirit. The workout is done almost exclusively on the floor. And, the class is open to beginners and dancers, alike.

Banbury Place Dance Studio 930 Galloway Street, Building 13, Rm 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults

10am-10:10pm Wed. 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. Paul Bunyan Camp and Family Fun Fair at Chippewa Valley Museum until 4pm, Train Rides until 5pm, Eau Claire Express Game at 6:35pm, live music and food carts until 9pm, and fireworks at 10pm.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Wed. Jul. 4

Micon Summer Kids Shows: "Captain Underpants"

Two overly imaginative pranksters spend hours in a treehouse creating comic books. When their mean principal threatens to separate them into different classes, the boys accidentally hypnotize him into thinking that he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, dimwitted superhero: Captain Underpants.

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $0.25

Age: Rated PG

10-11am Wed. Jul. 4

Summer Storytime

Summer storytime and activities for children birth-5 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

11am-6pm Wed. Jul. 4

Menomonie Farmers Market

The long-running Menomonie Farmers Market features local produce, meats, breads, berries, herbs, desserts and baked goods, spices, handcrafted items, arts & crafts. Kids activities, hot lunches, and music performances.

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

Age: All Ages

11am-4pm Wed. Jul. 4

Fun Fair

The Chippewa Valley Museum will show off vintage skills, stage classic games of skill, and make life a cakewalk for a day. This annual event combines traditional, community favorites like history trivia, spelling bees, and live entertainment with free admission to the museum’s award winning exhibits.

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

noon-3pm Wed. Jul. 4

Henna Pop & Shop

Get some Henna during the week of Eaux Claires Music Festival. Henna paste will be drawn on the skin to create a temporary tattoo, that lasts 1-3 weeks. Walk-ins only, no appointments.

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

Cost: $5-10

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Wed. Jul. 4

10th Street Recreation Center Open Play

This drop in program has supervised activities for children kindergarten through eighth grade; children are allowed to come and go. While at the Recreation Center they will be encouraged to participate in ongoing activities. Should not be considered an alternative to individual child care.

Altoona City Park Pavillion 10th Street West, Altoona

Cost: $50 for entire summer

Age: Grades K-8

1:30-2:30pm Wed. Jul. 4

YouTube University

School-age kids will learn and explore new worlds through curated YouTube clips and a related activity or experiment.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FRE

Age: School age

3pm Wed. Jul. 4

Eau Claire Municipal Band Summer Concert Season

Listen to high quality, free entertainment by the oldest musical organization in Eau Claire. From traditional Sousa marches, patriotic melodies, pop, jazz, rock, and soundtracks, there is something for everyone's listening pleasure. July 4th concert is at 3pm.

Owen Park Bandshell 1st Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-11pm Wed. Jul. 4

Freedom Fest

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.

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

Cost: $5 admission; children under 10 are free

Age: All Ages

4:30-5pm Wed. Jul. 4

Free Ballet Sample Class

Ages 6-8 can attend a class on July 1st, while ages 3-5 can attend July 4th.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-5 & 6-8

5:05pm Wed. Jul. 4

Eau Claire Express vs Thunder Bay Border Cats: Fourth of July

The Eau Claire Express plays against the Thunder Bay Border Cats. Buck night includes $1 hot dogs, $1 small sodas, $1 domestic beer for the first three innings, and $4 wine for the first three innings. Eau Claire express logo baseballs will be given away to fans. There will be a postgame fireworks show. Gates open at 4pm.

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

6-8pm Wed. Jul. 4

Knit Club

Bring your fiber or beading project, sip Soul Brewed Coffee Roaster's coffee, share tips and tricks, and meet good people.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages, under 16 supervised

6-6:30pm Wed. Jul. 4

Everybody Dance Now

Come join this fun dance class where you will learn a combination of dance techniques all while making new friends and creating memories. All are welcome and no previous dance experience is required. Dance 1, for ages 4-6, is from 6-6:30pm. Dance 2, for ages 7-13, is from 6:30-7:15pm.

10th Street Recreation Center 10th Street, Altoona

Cost: $30-40 for resident; $35-45 for non-resident

Age: Age 4-13

6-7pm Wed. Jul. 4

Cardio Tennis - Session 2

Participate in the increasingly popular workout that can be enjoyed by all ages, fitness and skill levels. Pre-Registration is required. Registration can be done online or by stopping by the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

Altoona City Park 10th St & Hayden Ave, Altoona

Cost: $40/session

Age: 16+ years old

6:30-7:15pm Wed. Jul. 4

Everybody Dance Now

Come join this fun dance class where you will learn a combination of dance techniques all while making new friends and creating memories. All are welcome and no previous dance experience is required. Dance 1, for ages 4-6, is from 6-6:30pm. Dance 2, for ages 7-13, is from 6:30-7:15pm.

10th Street Recreation Center 10th Street, Altoona

Cost: $30-40 for resident; $35-45 for non-resident

Age: Age 4-13

6:30pm Wed. Jul. 4

Rock'N On the River Summer Concert Series

Every Wednesday night at the River Prairie park in Altoona you can enjoy live music. Shows start at 6:30pm and food trucks will be onsite.

River Prairie Park 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Wed. Jul. 4

Ski Sprites Water Ski Show

A Wisconsin tradition, everyone should spend at least one night at the beach, watching the Ski Sprites perform on the water. Concessions available.

Lake Altoona County Beach 604 Beach Rd., Altoona

Cost: FREE event admission, but a $3/car Eau Claire county parking permit is required

Age: All ages

7pm Wed. Jul. 4

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7pm Wed. Jul. 4

Bartlett & Way: The Great American Songbook

With trumpet/flugelhorn and guitar/vocals, Todd Bartlett & Jerry Way explore the full spectrum of jazz standards. The much-loved melodies and lyrics are iconic, while the improvisational treatments are fresh and original. The duo approaches the repertoire with respect for tradition, coupled with a drive to innovate.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

7:30-8:15pm Wed. Jul. 4

Everything Zen (All Levels Restorative Style Candlelight)

Everything Zen is about incorporating everything you have available to create Zen in our life - yoga poses, bolsters, blankets, essential oils, sounds, breath, hot stones, soothing music, breath work and meditation all in a candlelit setting.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop-in rate

Age: 18+

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