Events For 04/20/2019

Sat. Apr. 20

Chippewa Falls Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt

Gather at the main entry and parking areas of the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds for a morning of Easter egg hunting and family fun. Stay tuned for more details and times as they develop.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Sat. Apr. 20

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

8-10am Sat. Apr. 20

Distance Running

All levels are welcome, but this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. Provides you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey. Attend either the Tuesday morning or evening lecture, and training runs are on Saturdays.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: All Ages

8:30-11:30am Sat. Apr. 20

Beginning Bird Identification

You’ll discover the amazing diversity of birds that the Chippewa Valley has to offer. Each of the three field outings will focus on a separate bird population specific to the Chippewa Valley area: winter and permanent resident birds, migrant waterfowl, and summer resident songbirds.

UW-Eau Claire Phillips Hall 105 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $119

9am-noon Sat. Apr. 20

10th Annual Chippewa Valley Easter Egg Hunt

All families are invited to the Chippewa Valley Easter Egg Hunt. This year’s event will feature a wide variety of free, family friendly activities for the entire Chippewa Valley to enjoy! The grounds open to the public at 9am and the Egg Hunt will begin at 10am.

Pine Pavilion, Carson Park 741 Pavillion Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-10:30am Sat. Apr. 20

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Families can come take photos with the Easter Bunny and purchase a catered breakfast. This breakfast includes scrambles eggs, french toast sticks, breakfast potatoes, bacon and choice of beverage. Register by 4/15.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $8/person; FREE for 3 and under

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sat. Apr. 20

Oasis Egg Hunt

Bring the kids out for a day filled with an Easter Egg Hunt, get pictures taken with the Easter Bunny, several crafts and activities for the kids. Watch a movie and have popcorn while you shop. All Proceeds benefit the Chippewa Valley 4-H

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Cash Donation

Age: All Ages

9:15-10am Sat. Apr. 20

Kids Make Music - Spring Course

Sing, dance, and play instruments. Solo singing is encouraged to develop listening, pitch-matching, and language skills. Classes include a variety of instruments, puppets, and props to enrich the experience. FREE preview class for any new student. Registration open any time during the course (fee prorated).

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 (10 weeks)

Age: Ages 2-4

10am-5pm Sat. Apr. 20

Down to Earth Easter Egg Hunt

Springtime family fun. Hundreds of eggs will be hidden throughout the grounds, greenhouse, and garden shop. Each egg has candy and some lucky eggs also have coupons for parents. Other family activities available throughout the day as well. Rain or shine. 3 eggs per child.

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

10am-12:30pm Sat. Apr. 20

CPR Certify Eau Claire

CPR Certify Eau Claire is a community movement with the goal of sharing life-saving CPR & AED use, as well as, emergency choking procedures for Adults, Children, and Infants. This course is taught by Licensed Paramedics and State Certified EMS Instructors.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35 (registration required)

10-11am Sat. Apr. 20

DIY Wild Spring Medicinals

Make your own nutritive and cleansing tea to use at home. Ingredients include local, wild weeds. Learn about herbal support for the springtime in this hands-on class. Kerri Kiernan is a local Master Herbalist who works with plants from her garden as well as wild weeds from the Chippewa Valley.

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

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Apr. 20

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 Street, Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 27, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Apr. 20

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch with lively instrumental tunes from Seeger 10am-1pm. Offering an array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more and a variety of classic and original morning drinks including mimosas and bloody mary's.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Sat. Apr. 20

Pop Up Science: Colorful Chemistry

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with kids and explore all things STEAM-related. This week's activity is colorful chemistry.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:30am Sat. Apr. 20

Easter Egg Hunt

Hop on over and join in an Easter Egg Hunt. This free event will be held in River Prairie Park and does not require any preregistration. There will be separate hunts for different age groups.

River Prairie Park 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-9

10:30-11am Sat. Apr. 20

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. Dotters will have donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary).

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

11am-3pm Sat. Apr. 20

Youth Artist Workshop

Enhance your creativity and arts ability at the YMCA as we host an artist mentor on the third Saturday of each month. This instructor will lead a small group of students in a project of their own design. You will not want to miss this opportunity to express your creativity.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $30, Community $42

Age: All Ages

11am-2pm Sat. Apr. 20

Needle Felt a Bunny

Needle Felt this adorable bunny just in time for Easter! Learn how to create this bunny project with wool and felting needles. Needle Felting is the process of using barbed needles to stab wool fibers and interlock them into place, creating any desired shape. Pre-registration is required.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: Ages 10+

11am-5pm Sat. Apr. 20

Wool Nesting Ball Make & Take

Create your own nesting ball to attract birds to your home. Local fiber will be provided in many different colors and you'll walk away with a colorful ball for your birds. Also available for purchase will be felted soaps, wool dryer balls, fresh maple syrup and more.

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

Cost: $10

11am-1pm Sat. Apr. 20

Bloom at the Yoga Room

Combines breath work, slow flow, and restorative yoga. Connect your minds and body with your breath as you move through your slow-flow practice; cultivating our spirits and moving out of the darkness & dullness of winter.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for members; $20 for non-members

Age: 18+

11:30am-2pm Sat. Apr. 20

Author Meet + Greet: Wisconsin Cheese Cookbook

Join a celebration of all that is Wisconsin cheese. Author Kristine Hansen of Milwaukee will share her new book, Wisconsin Cheese Cookbook: Creamy, Cheesy, Sweet, and Savory Recipes from the State’s Best Creameries. Free cheese samples! Copies of the book available for sale.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sat. Apr. 20

Grand Opening: Salt Collective Jewelry

Celebrate the grand opening of Salt Collective Jewelry Gallery. They will be introducing jewelry made by artists from across the United States, to downtown Eau Claire. See unique, handcrafted, one of a kind pieces.

Salt Collective 325 East Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1-4pm Sat. Apr. 20


Work on art projects with staff from the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center ARTmobile. Suitable for all ages.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Apr. 20

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 Street, Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 27, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Apr. 20

Earth Day Bird Journals

Earth Day is April 22. Celebrate by flying into the library to make a pipe-cleaner bound bird journal. All materials provided, while supplies last. A drop-in event.

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

Cost: Free

Age: All Ages

1-11pm Sat. Apr. 20

420 CBD Party

Zymurgy is celebrating 420 in style with CBD, live music, BBQ and a glow parade. CBD beer and products available, live music Hoodphellaz starts at 6pm and a glow parade after to the Waterfront for an encore Hoodphellas set. Come for the fun, stay for the good vibes.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 21+

2-4pm Sat. Apr. 20

Kundalini Detox Recharge Workshop

It's time to clean up and clear out! Abby will guide you through a specific Kriya (string of postures) that systematically moves the energy of the body and mind to keep you light and vitalized. Spring is a time for growth and new beginnings.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $35 for members; $40 for non-members

Age: 18+

2-4pm Sat. Apr. 20

Clear Water CBD Tasting Event

The long awaited launch of Clear Water CBD. Sample three of the flavors, both sparkling and non-carbonated, all with 26mg of CBD per pint. $1 off pints and prize drawings every half hour between 2-4pm.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

2:30-3pm Sat. Apr. 20

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

4-6pm Sat. Apr. 20

Hope Gospel Mission Easter Community Dinner

Everyone deserves a delicious meal during the Easter season. Hope Gospel will be serving a free Easter dinner including ham, scalloped potatoes, vegetable, dinner rolls, dessert & beverages.

Hope Renewal Center for Men 2650 Mercantile Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Apr. 20

Live Music: Samantha McIntire + Mishka + Ghost in the Good Thing

An all ages, all genders music show featuring Samantha McIntire, Mishka, and Ghost in the Good Thing. A relaxed and intimate performance space in historic Banbury Place. Will feel like a living room performance, with excellent opportunities to connect with the artists and their messages.

Davey J's Garage 930 Galloway Street, Suite 218, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 Suggested Donation

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Sat. Apr. 20

Soul Asylum

Soul Asylum has been inspiring an incredible level of passion for their music since 1981, when the band, initially known as Loud Fast Rules, formed in Minneapolis. They're best known for their Grammy award-winning 1993 hit, "Runaway Train."

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 tickets in advance | $30 at the door

7-10pm Sat. Apr. 20

Live Music: And Friends

This session includes Jennifer Hazen on percussion and vocals; Julie Makjowski on flute; Jim Phillips guitar; and Jordan Campbell of Chamber Noise on bass.  There's also rumors that a tuba, a stand up bass and a local Guitar God will stop in. Hear some blues, some rock, and some folk with a little extra "umph!"

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Apr. 20

Live Music: Yooth Group

Yooth Group entertains you with a night of rock/pop covers and bad jokes.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7pm-1am Sat. Apr. 20

Six to Midnight

One of Minneapolis hottest cover bands is making a trip back to Eau Claire. They play a wide variety of todays hits.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

7-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 20

Invasion: X-Force Power Wrestling

XPW is back at it again with high flying, action packed entertainment for all ages. Come on out and enjoy yourselves while interacting and meeting in person all our wrestlers. plus we will have Davis Dogs food truck to feed you all while watching all the action. Can't wait to see you all there.

Eau Claire Childrens Theatre 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 front row $10 GA kids 6 and under FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 20

Impromptu A Capella Show: Rewritten

Enjoy a concert of vocal music from Impromptu A Cappella! Featuring songs by Sia, Bastille, Gotye, and Michael Buble.

Riverside Theatre - Haas Fine Arts Center, UW-Eau Claire 121 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 20

The Real Queens of Eau Claire: Season 9

A fun, entertaining evening of drag performances by the most talented and beautiful Queens in Eau Claire. Gather a group at The Grand to see some amazing costumes and a show to remember.

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

Cost: $15 in advance, $20 at the door

Age: Ages 18+

8-9pm Sat. Apr. 20

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented by members of the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the CVAS website for this week's topic and target audience. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

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

Cost: Free, donations accepted.

8-11pm Sat. Apr. 20

Irie Sol

Reggae/Funk/Hip Hoppers Irie Sol will usher in spring with some tropical vibes and grooves.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 20

Azara 420 After Party

420 falls on a perfect Saturday this year. Azara will have its usual party at its store featuring sales, raffles, and free pizza. An after party at 8pm, at The Brat, will have 5 DJs performing and vendors vending. Come ready to dance the night away.

The Brat 314 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8pm Sat. Apr. 20

Skin Prints 25th Anniversary Party

Featuring performances by Ghost of the Sun, The Jaggernauts, and Drunk Drivers.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 20

Filthy Sweet CD Release & 4/20 Show

Filthy Sweet celebrates the release of their new EP "Shake Your Bones" on the greenest day of the year. Opening acts are Truth Before Treason and Mixed Company.

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

Cost: $8adv, $10door

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. Apr. 20

Live Music: Mark Croft

Mark Croft is an award-winning singer/song-writer and acoustic guitarist that blends a variety of styles into his own pop, roots, and Americana approach. Infuses soulful performances with infectious rhythms and unforgettable melodies.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Sat. Apr. 20

Late Night Jazz: Sue Orfield

Sue Orfield has been playing the saxophone for close to 40 years, with the last 10 or so right here in the Chippewa Valley. Her playing is informed by blues, joy, bluegrass, sadness, jazz, crazy, rock, and everything else she’s ever heard.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Sat. Apr. 20

Ronald Raygun Album Release Show

The Raygun will be performing Benjamin Hinz’s “Deep” to celebrate its release on Philip K Discs from Nashville. Deep is a trance inducing psychedelic guitar epic. A small number of cassettes (with download codes) will be available at the show.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

9pm Sat. Apr. 20

Midwest Soul Xchange

Midwest Soul Xchange, a folk rock duo, will showcase their recently released album, Weakened at the Asylum—a rock opera that passionately positions the Flint, Michigan water crisis as a lens through which to explore themes of hope, power, and betrayal. 100% of digital album revenue benefits the "Flint Water Fund."

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1am Sat. Apr. 20

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+

Ongoing Events For 04/20/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets