Events For 09/08/2018

Sat. Sep. 8

8th Annual Chippewa Valley Rock N' Roll Kickball Classic

This two-day tournament is full of family friendly fun. In addition to kickball, the tournament features music, yard games and plenty of food and refreshments.

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

Cost: FREE to attend

Sat. Sep. 8

Laura Ingalls Wilder Days

The birthplace of Laura Ingalls Wilder, the charming village of Pepin, is celebrating its 28th annual Laura Ingalls Wilder Days with a special guest Renée Graef, illustrator of many of Wilder's books. Find a huge schedule of events online.

Pepin, WI

Sat. Sep. 8

Cleghorn Harvest Festival

Featuring food, fireworks, bingo, softball, bean bag tournament, live music, harvest fest hustle 5k, crafters & farmers market, train museum, ice cream and pie social, wood carving demo, grand parade and ol' timers celebration, kids games, inflatables, live auction, and so much more. Consult schedule for more.

Downtown Cleghorn, Cleghorn

7am-noon Sat. Sep. 8

Tiffany Train Ride

Ride the rails through the Tiffany Wetland Bottoms with the Citizen Science staff from Beaver Creek Reserve. Spend the morning on an open-air, antique train while exploring the wetlands. The round-trip ride will let you see what makes these wetlands so unique and important.

Tiffany Wildlife Area WI-25, Nelson

Cost: Friends $25; Nonmembers $35

7:30am-1pm Sat. Sep. 8

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

8am-1pm Sat. Sep. 8

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

9am-noon Sat. Sep. 8

ACT Test Preparation

Taking the ACT is a big deal for college admission - but you don’t have to stress about it if you get yourself test-ready! We’ve got a full program that walks you through each exam section.

UW-Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $199

9am-5pm Sat. Sep. 8

5th Annual Yellowstone Art Trail

27 artists at 9 locations. Showcasing original, handmade fine art, wood crafts, metal sculptures, stain glass, pottery, fiber art, jewelry and more. Purchase items for sale, many artist demos plus visit historical places and specialty shops on the tour. Brochures with maps available in area businesses, from the artists or on their website.

Cadott, Boyd & Eastern Lake Wissota Wisconsin

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-10am Sat. Sep. 8

Free Park Yoga in Menomonie

Join Rachel Funk-Johnson to stretch, breath and allow your body the time that it deserves for restoration. All Ages & Levels are welcome. Bring your own yoga mat or beach towel and let's have fun.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-2:30pm Sat. Sep. 8

Babysitter Training

Students learn life-saving skills such as how to rescue someone who’s choking and helpful information like what to do if there’s severe weather. The lessons are filled with fun activities and role-playing exercises. Please bring a bag lunch.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $45, Community $70

Age: Ages 10-15

9am Sat. Sep. 8

Loop de Lori Triathlon & 5K Fun Run

Includes a 3.4 mile wooded trail run, 17 mile bike, and 3.5 mile kayak or canoe triathlon. It can be done as an individual or in teams. A 5k Family fun run starts 30 minutes after the triathlon. Proceeds to Lori Kleich Endowment Fund for natural & alternative cancer care for the mind, body & soul.

Loopy's Grill and Saloon 10691 Business 29, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $40 for Triathlon, $10 for 5k fun run

Age: All Ages

9am-5pm Sat. Sep. 8

Fine Art Sale

Featuring acrylics, oils, and watercolors at bargain prices. Hosted on the lawn by Priscillamae Olson and Donna Ganther.

Lawn Across from Peace Lutheran Church 600 East Hamilton Avenue, Eau Claire

9am Sat. Sep. 8

Harvest Fest Hustle 5K

All proceeds benefit the Pleasant Valley Fire Department and Acres for Joy. . 8am check in and same-day registration. Awards will be given immediately following the race (11am) prior to the parade.

Cleghorn school park S10443 County Road HH/I, Eleva

Cost: $20 per person before race day and $25 per person on race day

9am-9pm Sat. Sep. 8

The Local Store's Tent Sale Blowout

The Local Store is having a huge end of summer tent sale. Stop by the Volume One parking lot (kitty corner from the shop at 205 N. Dewey St.) to check out tons of popular t-shirts, great décor, and more at great, best-of-the-year discounts.

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

Cost: FREE to attend

Age: All Ages

10am-6pm Sat. Sep. 8

Fall Festival at Autumn Harvest Winery

Live music will be performed by alt-county/folk band Feeding Leeroy on Saturday from 11am-2pm, and 4-piece acoustic Nashville recording artist Ellie May Kay on Sunday from 10am-6pm. Life Support BBQ will serve food on both days, and Marigold Cafe will be there on Sunday.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

10-11am Sat. Sep. 8

Native Wildflower Sanctuary Tour

Join members of the Lake Wissota Garden Club for a guided tour. Meet at the sanctuary sign/parking lot just south of the duck pond.Different plants are in bloom each month, with over 120 native wildflower varieties in the sanctuary.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-10pm Sat. Sep. 8

Taproom Travelers Beer Bus

Two stops at Summit Brewery (with included tour and sampling) and Tin Whiskers and then set you loose on a walking tour which includes: Barrel Theory Beer Company, World of Beers, 12welve Eyes Brewing, and Great Waters Brewing Company.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

Age: 21+

10am-2pm Sat. Sep. 8

11th Annual Chippewa Valley Farm-City Day

An event about fun, sharing and educating, as well as fostering a mutual understanding about modern, agricultural practices between our agricultural and non-agricultural residents. Learn about agriculture, take guided wagon farm tours, petting zoo, Kid's play area, lunch for purchase.

10494 157th Ave, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

10am-5pm Sat. Sep. 8

Eau Claire Comic Con

The Eau Claire Comic Con features comics, games, cards, models, & collectibles. Costume contest for kids and adults. Captain PJ's BBQ food truck will be on location. Free grab bags to first 100 attendees. Pathfinder Society will be there, as well as the West Central Wisconsin Ghostbusters chapter.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 for 13+, 12 and under FREE

11am-3:30pm Sat. Sep. 8

Community Table Bus Tour

Explore breweries for a great cause. All proceeds for this tour are going to benefit The Community Table, a local non-profit that "has been nourishing Eau Claire by serving nutritious, hot meals every day to our neighbors since 1993.

Pick-Up Zone at the Galloway Street Parking Garage 370 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: 21+

11am-3pm Sat. Sep. 8

Cornerstone Fun Fest

Cornerstone Fun Fest features a petting zoo, face painting, carnival games, a bounce climb slide inflatable, and live music. Food provided by Red Coal BBQ.

Cornerstone Christian Church 310 W. Polk Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11:30am-4pm Sat. Sep. 8

17th Annual Win A Harley Raffle Benefit and Chicken Dinner

Hosted by UCP of West Central Wisconsin. Franzwa's Chicken Dinner starts at 11:30am and the drawing is at 2:30pm. Tickets can still be purchased before the drawing. All proceeds go to helping people with disabilities live life without limits.

Sport Motors Harley-Davidson 2452 Hallie Rd, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE to Attend. Raffle Tickets: $5/each or $10/3

Age: All Ages

12:30-3pm Sat. Sep. 8

Y-Rep Auditions: The Snow Queen

When an icy villain conjures a magic mirror reflecting the ugly side of humanity, will a brave young girl be able to stop her once and for all? You could be a part of bringing this wintery adventure to life.

Age: Ages 8-14

1-5pm Sat. Sep. 8

Uniroyal Closure 26th Anniversary Gathering

Celebration of the 26th anniversary of Uniroyal plant closure. All former employees and guests are welcome. Contact Sue McMahon with any questions.

Happy Hollow Tavern 1628 N Hillcrest Pkwy, Altoona

Cost: Cash Bar and food available.

1-2pm Sat. Sep. 8

Native Wildflower Sanctuary Tour

Join members of the Lake Wissota Garden Club for a guided tour. Meet at the sanctuary sign/parking lot just south of the duck pond.Different plants are in bloom each month, with over 120 native wildflower varieties in the sanctuary.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Sep. 8

Downtown EC Food & History Tour

The Downtown Eau Claire Food & History Tour is a walking tour that includes stops at 7 downtown establishments where you will enjoy tastings of local food and beverages. You’ll spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant and hear about the history of Eau Claire and the restaurants. A perfect mix of food, culture and fun.

Meet outside the Local Store 205 N. Dewey Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $65

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sat. Sep. 8

5th Annual Hops 4 Hockey Beer Fest

A gathering of friends, hockey fans, and beer lovers. Featuring hundreds of local, regional, and national craft beers. Proceeds from the event are used to support hockey programs in the Chippewa Valley. Ticket includes complimentary brew pub pizza and commemorative tasting glass.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: 21+

2-6pm Sat. Sep. 8

Lake Hallie Food Fest

Live music from 2-6pm on Saturday, and 12-3pm on Sunday. 25 craft and business vendors, kids zone with inflatables, a variety of food trucks and vendors, beer tent, and wine from infinity beverages. Helps support the Lake Hallie Canine Program and Lake Hallie Peace Memorial Park redevelopment.

Peace Memorial Park 4902 117th Street, Lake Hallie

2pm Sat. Sep. 8

UWEC Films: The Greatest Showman

Inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

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

Cost: $7 for campus film membership or $14 for family

4-8pm Sat. Sep. 8

Together Farms Burger Night

Burger Nights are a unique, casual night at Together Farms. Burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. Also serving slaw, fries, beer, wine, and more. Relax by the bonfire, check-out the farm animals, and live music on Friday & Saturdays (schedule online). Bring chairs, blanket, or table in case they run out.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: FREE to attend; Burgers are $11-13

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Sep. 8

Kelsey Miles at Together Farms Burger Night

One of Wisconsin’s newest and hottest high-energy rock, blues, and soul performer. Every live performance is dripping with soul. At burger nights, burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: FREE to attend; Burgers are $11-13

Age: All Ages

5-7:30pm Sat. Sep. 8

Live Music: Steven John Rindt

live music, local art, food, wine, coffee, and dessert.

Vino Cappuccino N5734 Hwy 12, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Sat. Sep. 8

Live Music: Kottonmouth Kings

The Kottonmouth Kings are a psychedelic, hip hop, and punk rock band. Also featuring performances by Jake LaCoste, Nomothetic, K-Holla, Mistah, and Big Business.

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

Cost: $25

Age: 21+

6-10pm Sat. Sep. 8

Showtime at the 4th Annual Hallie Block Party

Showtime brings its Pro-Wrestling matches to the Hallie Block Party for another year. The main event is the heavyweight championship match between Champion Kal Creed and Challenger Kyle Pro. Other competitions and exhibitions throughout the evening. Doors open at 6pm.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $12 GA; $15 Front Row

Age: All Ages

6pm Sat. Sep. 8

47th Annual Holy Ghost Parish Picnic and Fun Festival

A delicious roast beef sandwich meal will be served after the 5pm Mass on Saturday, and the full picnic with fair style food, games, bingo, raffles, and silent auction will be held on Sunday after the 11am Mass.

Holy Ghost Parish 412 South Main Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Sat. Sep. 8

Tuesday Night Blues 10th Anniversary

The Metro will host the 10th anniversary of the Tuesday Night Blues concert series. The Alex Wilson Band, The Jay Edward Band, and Reverend Raven & the Chainsmokin' Altar Boys featuring Westside Andy. Doors at 5pm.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 GA or $5 for CV Blues Members

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. Sep. 8

Live Music: Dan Zerr and Friends

Dan Zerr, a member of Eggplant Heroes, will be offering up a variety of pop, folk, and Americana tunes, with a little help from his friends, including some of those Eggplant Heroes as well as many other talented local musicians. He'll also be playing songs from his solo CD "Guacamole, Macaroni and Cheese".

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Sep. 8

UWEC Films: The Greatest Showman

Inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

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

Cost: $7 for campus film membership or $14 for family

7-11pm Sat. Sep. 8

Live Music: Chasing Mabel

Join Chasing Mabel for the best live music from the 90s to the current day.

Thirsty Badger Sports Bar & Grill 3077 Cty. Hwy. OO, Chippewa Falls

8-11pm Sat. Sep. 8

Live Music: Christine Hitt

Critically acclaimed pianist and recording artist Christine Hitt will be joined by Sean Carlson for an evening of music you are sure to enjoy. The versatile duo will play and sing favorite jazz, pop and country tunes.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Sep. 8

Live Music: Katie Scullin

Katie has a way of wrapping you in her rhythm, surprising you with a jab here and a soft, elegant whimper there. She has turned the indie-pop ballad on its head, and continues to craft an impressive arsenal of original songs planted firmly in her own style.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Sep. 8

Live Music: MaryLeigh Roohan

MaryLeigh Roohan plays alt soul music with a darker feel. Described as having "The wisdom of an old soul in the body of a young, yearning individual."

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Sat. Sep. 8

Country Writers Round

Featuring Jackson Taylor, Madi Marie, and Travis Thomas.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Sat. Sep. 8

The Shackletons Live

A rock band writing and playing songs rooted in the rich influence of the “Minnesota Sound.” Both a knee-buckling indie rock band as well as a stomp-your-foot-through-the-floor blues band.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 advance, $10 door

Age: All Ages

9pm-1am Sat. Sep. 8

Live Music: Bumblefist

Bumblefist's motto is to “rock at random”, going from Bon Jovi to Seether to P!nk to Jackyl then round it out with selections from Collective Soul, Journey, Ozzy, Katy Perry, Kings of Leon, Lita Ford, Kid Rock, Megadeath, and many more.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 09/08/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Serious Circuits

Every Tuesday, Saturday until Dec. 26, 9-9:30am; Every Saturday until Mar. 30 2019, 9-9:30am;

Events with Tickets

tickets are available online

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