Events For 04/19/2019

Fri. Apr. 19

Easter Bunny at Oakwood Mall

There's an egg-ceptionally wonderful Easter Bunny headed to Oakwood Mall. Take the eggs-press lane and reserve your place in line online. Bring your pets to meet the Easter Bunny for Pet Night on 4/15. Hours are 12-8pm, and 11am-6pm on Sunday. Extended hours (10am-9pm) on 4/13, 4/19 and 4/20.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: Package details information online

9-11:30am Fri. Apr. 19

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

10-10:30am Fri. Apr. 19

Parachute Games

Kiddos ages three and up will love jumping, moving, dancing, grooving and all sorts of games with the giant parachute.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Fri. Apr. 19

Young Explorers

Preschoolers and their parent/caregiver are invited to this series of hands-on exploration in STEM activities. A drop-in series.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

11-11:30am Fri. Apr. 19

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

Gather at the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will explore the many constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-2pm Fri. Apr. 19

2nd Annual Pho-raiser

Forage hosts the ECAHMAA to raise awareness of sexual assault and domestic violence, and to help the Hmong Building Bridges youth program and the Ntuj Tshiab Support Group raise money for their programming. Raise money and dine on delicious bowls of pho.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 (bowl + drink)

11:30am-noon Fri. Apr. 19

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

Gather at the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will explore the many constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Fri. Apr. 19

Bunny Visit & Photos

Celebrate spring at CMEC and our favorite real-life bunny visitor, Noli. Stop by to see her, pet her and take photos just in time for Easter.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Fri. Apr. 19

Nintendo Switch Gaming

Drop in and try out a Nintendo Switch gaming system, featuring Mario Kart 8! First come, first served.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Fri. Apr. 19

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3-7pm Fri. Apr. 19

Titleist Fitting Day

Individual custom fittings with one of golf's top vendors. Try out the latest clubs from Titleist in our state-of-the-art Foresight GC Quad Golf Simulator right here at the store. Find your fit with the help of SCHEELS and Titleist Experts on site.

Scheels All Sports 4710 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-6pm Fri. Apr. 19

Pour Painting Easter Eggs

Bring the kids into Arts, etc and create/decorate a dozen regular plastic pour painted easter eggs and 1 large Egg. We have blocked off times every Friday and Saturday till Easter. Light snack and beverages. Online pre-registration required.

Arts, Etc. 930 Galloway St, Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 27, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

4:30-7:30pm Fri. Apr. 19

Altoona Lions Annual Spring Fish Boil & Silent Auction

Door County style fish boil with boiled red potatoes, carrots & onions, mac & cheese, bread, coleslaw, coffee, and milk. Dessert is $1 extra. Silent Auction from 4:30-7:00pm. Donate Your Used Eye Glasses At Event.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: Adults $10, Kids 6-12 $5, Kids 5 & Under - Free

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. Apr. 19

Friday Family Night

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Activities include basketball, volleyball, soccer, inflatables, movies, free popcorn, and special entertainment. Check the movie schedule online.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3, Community $5

5-11pm Fri. Apr. 19

Earth Day Bike Ride & Raffle

Ride with SHIFT to the Livery, enter the raffle to win a Cannondale Quick 8 and loads of other SHIFT-sourced prizes. Leave SHIFT at 5pm. Helmets required. Blinking lights recommended. Arrive at the Livery at 6pm. Casual ride, social pace, for all levels.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Apr. 19

Active Play

Learn how to stay active while becoming part of a different world. Each week of active challenges boasts a new theme. First, you might be a pirate sailing the high seas—next, a Jedi learning to harness the force. No matter what, you’re sure to have fun in this high-energy course.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 19

Pour Painting Easter Eggs

Bring the kids into Arts, etc and create/decorate a dozen regular plastic pour painted easter eggs and 1 large Egg. We have blocked off times every Friday and Saturday till Easter. Light snack and beverages. Online pre-registration required.

Arts, Etc. 930 Galloway St, Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 27, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 19

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Apr. 19

Unplugged at the Library

The Chippewa Falls Public Library and Converge Radio 99.9 FM are proud to host a brand new concert series on every other Friday in February through April. While this is a brand-new series, it’s loosely based on MTV Unplugged and VH1 Storytellers. Feb. 22: Broken Eights Mar. 8: Elvessa Mar. 22: Jim Pullman Apr. 5: Joyann Parker Apr. 19: Pit Wagon

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

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 19

Davey J's One-Man Acoustical Band

Davey J's One-Man Acoustical Band is a one-person music show with a range that extends for more than five decades of American popular music, including originals, blues, rock, folk, and Americana. No two shows are alike, but every show will leave you with a song in your heart.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 19

Live Music: One Less Guest

An eclectic trio from Duluth, MN comprised of guitarist Nick Muska, violinist Lauren Cooper, and bassist Nick Glass. They focus on pushing the expectations of what three musicians can create together both vocally and instrumentally. Alternately soulful, bluesy, and roots-based.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Apr. 19

Wine Tasting and Pairings

Want to learn about wine pairings with charcuterie boards? Relax and enjoy some new wine specials, and closeouts. Michelle Seymour will talk about fine wine, sharing tastings of reds, whites and rose, and Bijous Bistro owner, Tony Dragonowski will feature extraordinary charcuterie boards.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 19

LIve Music: Uncommon Denominator + The Over Unders

Come hang with Uncommon Denominator and The Over Unders at Stones Throw. The Over Unders at 7pm Uncommon Denominator at 8:30pm

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 19

Farewell Angelina

An all-female country group featuring four powerhouse vocalists, dynamic songwriters and badass multi-instrumentalists. Their magic blend of a multitude of stringed instruments, two blazing violins, and unique harmonies have taken Nashville by storm.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 19

Road to Blue Ox: Pert Near Sandstone + Them Coulee Boys

Hailing from Minneapolis / St. Paul, Minnesota and established in 2003, Pert’ Near Sandstone plays American stringband music that melds old-time sensibilities with modern song craft. Them Coulee Boys live shows are energetic affairs, with a constant passion and sincerity evident in each song they play

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

8:30pm Fri. Apr. 19

Late Night Jazz: Ted Olson + Joe Strachan

Ted Olsen is a bassist and composer from Minneapolis, MN. In 2017 he released his début album, Joyfire, on Shifting Paradigm records.Joe Strachan is an established pianist in the Twin Cities area. Joe performs with the Twin Cities Latin Jazz Orchestra, Charanga Tropical, the Pete Whitman X-tet, the Jake Baldwin Quartet, and many other groups.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30-11pm Fri. Apr. 19

Movie Night: The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

Hang out for an evening at Not Just Anybody’s and watch the legendary classic “The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension” starring Robocop’s Peter Weller. You’ll laugh. You’ll probably cry. You’ll get to see Cowboy Jeff Goldblum.

Not Just Anybody's 416 Gray St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

9pm Fri. Apr. 19

Open Mic at The Sandbar

All acts welcome. Sign up starts at 8:30pm.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1am Fri. Apr. 19

Live Music: Crystal & The Commotion

Crystal and the Commotion featuring vocalist Crystal Dolivo, former Airkraft bassist and 2010 Grammy Nominated artist Peter Phippen, guitarist Scott Milz, and drummer Michael Hucek. Expect great music from the 60’s 70’s 80’s 90’s and today.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

11pm Fri. Apr. 19

Road To Blue Ox After Party: LazyLightning420

Erik Berry (Trampled By Turtles) is back with his new project LazyLightning420. Partnering with Duluth-based singer-songwriter Marc Gartman (Two Many Banjos, Glitteratti), Erik is exploring the songs and sounds of the Grateful Dead. FREE with wristband from Pert Near Sandstone, Them Coulee Boys.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE with wristband | $5 without wristband

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 04/19/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

School's Out Open Skating

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 1:15-3:15pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 1:15-3:15pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Mar. 29, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Mar. 29, 1:15-3:15pm

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