Events For 09/15/2018

Sat. Sep. 15

Here We Grow Again - Childrens Consignment Fall Sale

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Item drop off for consignment on Wed & Thu before sale.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

Age: All Ages

Sat. Sep. 15

Scarecrow Makin' Saturdays

Complete your fall decorating with a scarecrow you make yourself at Down to Earth. Pick up your pumpkins and mums while you're there. They'll provide everything you need to create your unique masterpiece.

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

Cost: $15/scarecrow

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Sat. Sep. 15

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. 15

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

8:30am Sat. Sep. 15

Sharing Hope - Walk to Prevent Suicide

One-mile walk through Carson Park to raise money for local suicide prevention organizations. Speeches at 10am, including words by Karlene Phillips, one of the organizers; UW-Eau Claire professor and suicidologist Jennifer Muehlenkamp; and a local community member who will share his story as a survivor of a loved one’s suicide. At the start of the walk, attendees will experience a special exhibit in honor of the Chippewa Valley neighbors who completed suicide in the past five years. There will be a DJ, activities for children, face painting, henna tattoos, a raffle, and booths with information from local organizations that support the cause.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-9:30am Sat. Sep. 15

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-noon Sat. Sep. 15

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

9-10am Sat. Sep. 15

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

10am-5pm Sat. Sep. 15

Plant Spirit Gathering

Learning herbalism hands-on while playing with herbs, living in the magical woods for three days drinking herbal tea, communing with plants, and building community with other plant lovers.

Stargazen Woodland Retreat E20001 County Road NL, Augusta

Cost: $399-$600

Age: 18+

10am-noon Sat. Sep. 15

Centershot Youth Archery

An 8-week course for youth ages 10+. No experience is necessary, and bows are provided. Call or email to register.

Chippwa Valley Bible Church 531 E. South Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 10 yrs. and older

10-11am Sat. Sep. 15

Native Wildflower Sanctuary Tour

Join members of the Lake Wissota Garden Club for a guided tour. Club members will point out and identify the native wildflowers currently in bloom. Meet at the sanctuary sign/parking lot just south of the duck pond.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Sep. 15

Apple Pregnancy Care Center Walk for Life

This annual fundraiser is great for the whole family. A beautiful walk along the Chippewa River trail. Your support helps provide assistance, education and practical help to parents in need.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Sep. 15

Pick & Picnic Days

A weekend celebration at Niblett's Apple Shed, featuring apple picking, apple launching, wagon rides, mini golf, bouncy house, face painting and other activities for the kids, plus product sampling and concessions.

Niblett's Apple Shed 18027 Cty Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

10am-4pm Sat. Sep. 15

Fall Festival with Exotic Zoo

Hosting a variety of exotic animals for the kids to enjoy. Bring the kids for a day of family fun. There will also be pumpkin painting, scarecrow making, pumpkin bowling, apple cider, cookies, and more.

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

Cost: $15 per scarecrow includes straw, burlap head and clothes. Purchase select pumpkins for $3 and we’ll provide the paint; Zoo is FREE

10am-noon Sat. Sep. 15

Da Vinci's Workshop Presents: The 3rd Annual DVW Challenge

How it works: you get a bag of random stuff, then you make something using as much of the materials you can. You can work with a friend or alone. After your object is created, you may want to decorate it. There will be an art show on the second meeting.

Banbury Place Building 13 studio 103 930 Gall0way St., Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Ages 6-11

10am-5pm Sat. Sep. 15

Around the Farm Table: Garlic Festival

Gather Around the Farm Table with Inga Witscher, spend the day at working dairy farm, and pick up fresh garlic. Cooking demos at 11am and 1pm. Milking demonstrations at 4pm.

Inga’s Farm N45354 County Road E, Osseo

Cost: FREE

10am-noon Sat. Sep. 15

ECCT 30th Anniversary Open House

ECCT is celebrating 30 years of serving the community. Storytime with Belle, Cat in the Hat makeup, Penguins ice cube toss, old timey photos, and stage combat. From 10:45-11:30am, attend Magnificent Matt's magic show, featuring singalongs from ECCT's current seasons of kids shows.

Eau Claire Children's Theatre 1814 North Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10:15am Sat. Sep. 15

Family Storytime

For ages two to six, but can be enjoyed by the entire family. All storytimes feature stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30am Sat. Sep. 15

Fall Frolic 5k

The entire course will be on trails that consist of grass, dirt, and wood chips. Race is held in parallel to the Oktoberfest activities held at the Fair Grounds. All proceeds benefit the McDonell Central High School Cross Country Team.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 per person in advance (received by Sep. 12), $20 day of race ($15 day of race without tee)

11am-11pm Sat. Sep. 15

16th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest

Dust off your dirndls and lederhosen. Each year, over 14,000 people come out to the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds to enjoy a weekend of live music, family-friendly entertainment and an array of authentic German cuisine.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $9 per day, $16 for weekend

Age: All Ages

11am-5pm Sat. Sep. 15

4th Annual Western Wisconsin Tailgate Grillin' Tournament

There will be 14 Tailgate Grilling Teams at this event competing for prizes in five different categories: stuffed burgers, kabobs, wings, pork loin, and ribs. Grilled food samples, beer garden, live DJ, drink specials, and grilling tips all afternoon.

Hobbsy's 3620 Locust Ln, Eau Claire

11am-4pm Sat. Sep. 15

Kimbentley Fitness Expo

Northwestern Wisconsin’s largest interactive health and fitness event. Free fitness classes and workshops with admission. Meet area health and fitness professionals, shop exhibitor booths, register for events, and sign up for over $10,000 in wellness giveaways.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $6-8

Age: All Ages

11am-4:30pm Sat. Sep. 15

Pinot Noir Release

Riverbend will be hosting a release party for their newest wine this year, their brand new Pinot Noir.

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

Age: 21+

noon-4pm Sat. Sep. 15

Photography Open House

Brittany Lucille photography is a new photography studio hosting an open house that will include snacks & refreshments, raffle prizes, mini sessions, and a sale on all photography items.

Banbury Place 800 Wisconsin St, Building 2, Suite 405G, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-5pm Sat. Sep. 15

6th Annual Fur-Kin Fest

Craft beer and food tasting event. Raffles, prizes, and live music by the Cutaways. Meet shelter pets. All proceeds benefit the Dunn County Humane Society.

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

Cost: $20 in advance $22 at the door

1-2pm Sat. Sep. 15

Native Wildflower Sanctuary Tour

Join members of the Lake Wissota Garden Club for a guided tour. Club members will point out and identify the native wildflowers currently in bloom. Meet at the sanctuary sign/parking lot just south of the duck pond.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1pm Sat. Sep. 15

Intuitive Divination: Oracle Cards Reading Workshop

Tap into your intuition and find clarity about the challenges you're experiencing. Cover the basics of Oracle Card reading. Connect with Reiki energy. Cover some dos and don'ts, and then practice with other attendees. Purchase cards at Broom & Crow, or bring your own.

The Broom & Crow 106 E. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: Age 16+

1-3pm Sat. Sep. 15

Macrame Plant Hanger Workshop

acrame is a fiber art form using a series of knots to create beautiful works of art and functional pieces. Instructor Julie Beaton will walk you through how to make a modern cotton plant hanger. Learn basic macrame knots and techniques and walk away with a new home for your plants.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 (includes all materials)

Age: Ages 14+

1pm Sat. Sep. 15

Friendship Arrow: String Art and Felt Flower Workshop

The arrow is a symbol of Native American tribal life, hundreds of years ago. Though a simple design, this symbol is extremely popular because of the powerful, positive meanings associated with it. For this workshop, artists will create a unique arrow design as well as a felt flower bundle to adorn the arrow.

Blue Canvas Art Studio 930 Galloway Street - Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 16, Eau Claire

Cost: $15/person, $25 for 2 people

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Sep. 15

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. 15

Live Music: 58 Belvedere

The raw edge of Granros' guitar combined with the extraordinary drum and bass team of Dave Power (The Staves, Aero Flynn) and Pat Keen (Wei Zhongle, Humbird) provides a new and unfiltered take on the idea of the jazz power trio.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

2pm Sat. Sep. 15

UWEC Films: A Fantastic Woman (Original Title: Una Mujer Fantástica)

Spanish with English Subtitles. Marina's life is thrown into turmoil following the death of her partner. Mourning the loss of the man she loved, she finds herself under intense scrutiny from those with no regard for her privacy.

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

Cost: FREE for students; $7 for individual film series membership

2-3pm Sat. Sep. 15

Eau Claire Victorian Mansion Tour

Join Galaudet Gallery for an hour long tour that will explain the architecture and the historical residents of this 1882 Eau Claire gem. Enjoy learning about the many beautiful architectural elements and symbolism.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-5:30pm Sat. Sep. 15

Tandemonium - A Tandem Bike Meet Up, Ride, and Party

The Oxbow will host downtown Eau Claire's first large-scale tandem bicycle event. They've teamed up with SHIFT Cyclery to organize and execute a tandem bicycle meet-up, ride, and after-party at The Lakely. Don't have a tandem but still want to participate? Register as a one-seater.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 Per Tandem Bike

Age: All Ages

4-8pm Sat. Sep. 15

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

4-5pm Sat. Sep. 15

Healthy Kids Running Series - Eau Claire

The Healthy Kids Running Series is a five week running program for kids from Pre-K to 8th grade. Each Race Series takes place once a week and offers age appropriate running events. Join us as we encourage kids to adopt a healthy and active lifestyle, help increase their self-esteem, and make new friends!

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: Ages 2 - 8th grade

4-7pm Sat. Sep. 15

Painting Party

Celebrate the beginning of Autumn with The Painted Lotus. A relaxed painting party for beginners and experienced artists alike. A great opportunity to spend time with friends, family, and loved ones. All Supplies provided, snacks and beverages available.

The Painted Lotus Banbury Place Building 13, Suit 209, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: Ages 8+

5-8pm Sat. Sep. 15

Derek Ramnarace at Together Farms Burger Night

Derek Ramnarace leads the “Old Soul Society” and performs Americana, folk, rock, soul, and blues. 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. 15

Live Music: Andy Hanson

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

Vino Cappuccino N5734 Hwy 12, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5pm Sat. Sep. 15

St. Mary's Fall Festival

St. Mary's Fall Festival features food, beer tent, raffles, silent auction, games, dunk tank, and country store.

St. Mary's Catholic Church 1812 Lynn Avenue, Altoona

Cost: FREE

5:45-7pm Sat. Sep. 15

Intro to Aerials

Get your first taste of the aerial life with this introductory class that will encourage you to explore your own strength and grace in a fun and supportive environment. This workshops will go over the basic skills and safety that allow a play practice on the lyra and aerial silks.

Moonrise Aerials Studio 800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

Age: 12+

6pm Sat. Sep. 15

Live Music: Royal Bliss

Royal Bliss is a Salt Lake-baed hard rock band that plays. They'll be joined by Entropy O.A.C., 7's Catacomb, and Stumpt.

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

Cost: $12 advance; $15 day of show

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Sat. Sep. 15

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: $10-40

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Sat. Sep. 15

Drag Queens & Dessert

Hosted by performer Alotta Shots, winner of 2018 Miss Wisconsin Entertainer of the Year. Patrons will enjoy an evening of entertainment, 2 bottles of complimentary wine per table, and a complimentary dessert bar. Doors open at 6:30pm and the performance begins at 7pm.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $20/person, $160/table of 8

Age: 21+

7-11pm Sat. Sep. 15

Live Music: 40 Fingers

Four voices, 5 instruments, and 10 years together equals lots of listening and dancing pleasure.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Sat. Sep. 15

Mistah & Mr. Pizzy Listening Party

Game Changers is a collaboration album brought to you by Mistah and Mr.Pizzy. They have fused new school hip hop with old school hip hop to create something that is about to change the game. Stop by the V1 Gallery for a listening party with food provided by Mom's Kitchen.

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

Cost: FREE

7pm Sat. Sep. 15

UWEC Films: A Fantastic Woman (Original Title: Una Mujer Fantástica)

Spanish with English Subtitles. Marina's life is thrown into turmoil following the death of her partner. Mourning the loss of the man she loved, she finds herself under intense scrutiny from those with no regard for her privacy.

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

Cost: FREE for students; $7 for individual film series membership

7-9pm Sat. Sep. 15

Live Music: Larry Past + Chris Andersen

You can hear Larry Past's deep connection that he has with the songs that he performs whether they are by artists such as Leonard Cohen, the Beatles or Death Cab For Cutie, or his own songs. Larry, along with Chris Andresen on bass, will perform songs off of his Calling CD and LP3 EP.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Sep. 15

2nd Annual Shakesbeer

Two beer or not two beer! Enjoy hilarious and bawdy Shakespeare parodies, local beer from the Brewing Projekt and Lazy Monk Brewing, games, fun food, dessert, music, a market, Hillside Henna, and renaissance fun. Will also have water, soda, and wine.

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

Cost: $25 (includes first beer)

7:30pm Sat. Sep. 15

UWEC Players Present: Amazons and Their Men

A free performance staged by the UWEC Players theater group, and performed on the campus mall. A darkly comedic look at the role of artists during wartime, Amazons and Their Men is inspired by the life and work of Leni Riefenstahl.

Campus Mall - UW Eau Claire Lower Campus, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE performance

8-9pm Sat. Sep. 15

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

8pm-2am Sat. Sep. 15

CVEMS Sessions at the Stones Throw

A live, electronic dance music event. Rotating local talent and DJs.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

8-10pm Sat. Sep. 15

Gallery Show: Dead Horses

Raised in a strict, fundamentalist home, Dead Horses frontwoman Sarah Vos’ lost everything when she & her family were expelled from the rural WI church where her father had long served as pastor. What happened next is the story of Dead Horses’ stunning new album, ‘My Mother the Moon,” a record full of trauma/triumph, despair/hope, & pain/resilience.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $13 advance tickets / $15 at the door

Age: All Ages

8pm Sat. Sep. 15

Carla Cooke's Ultimate Sam Cooke Experience

Carla Cooke is the youngest daughter of the Legendary Sam Cooke. Carla Cooke’s style is diverse in Gospel, Christian, R&B, Soul, Pop and the contemporary sound that embraces today’s culture. With a strong vocal range and warm personality, Carla’s stage presence commands the environment wherever she performs.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 adv; $20 door

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Sat. Sep. 15

Live Music: Sage Leary

Searing blues, modern rock, heartfelt Americana. Watch this one man band build compelling songs with his complex looping, wailing harmonica, beatboxing, and soulful lead guitar.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Sat. Sep. 15

Late Jazz: '58 Belvedere

'58 Belvedere is a trio performing original compositions by Dean Granros (guitar) and group improvisation. The raw edge of Granros' guitar combined with the extraordinary drum and bass team of Dave Power and Pat Keen provides a new and unfiltered take on the idea of the jazz power trio.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm-1am Sat. Sep. 15

Live Music: Cragars

The Cragars are a party band ready to rock. From oldies to newbies, they play a healthy mix of Rock N Roll music mixed with some country, hip hop, and original music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. Sep. 15

Live Music: Granny Tweed

Granny Tweed plays a loud set with nods to the genres of surf, punk, country, and garage rock. Three-piece group of vocals/guitar, upright and electric bass, and drums.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10:30pm Sat. Sep. 15

'90s Drag Show

The Mainstage Queens at Scooter's will bring back the '90s for one night only!

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

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