Events For 07/24/2019

Wed. Jul. 24

Dunn County Fair

The Dunn County Fair provides entertainment, rides, live music, tractor pull, races, demo derby, and 4-H events for all visitors.

Dunn County Fair Grounds 620 17th St., Menomonie

Cost: $1/person; $2 after 4pm on Fri & Sat; $10 for season pass; free parking

Age: All Ages

Wed. Jul. 24

Eau Claire County Fair

A youth and family-centered fair with animal judging, 4-H exhibits, low cost games and activities for children, educational exhibits and moderately-priced concessions including homemade pies. Check out antique tractors, cowboy mounted shooting contests, baking contests, charcoal chicken dinners, crafts & merchant displays, a collector car show, and more.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE Admission, FREE Parking

Age: All Ages

Wed. Jul. 24

Red Cedar Film Festival

A celebration of independent film held along the Red Cedar River in beautiful historic Menomonie. Films for all interests will be shown and ends in a closing brunch. Venues include the Wilson Park Bandshell and the historic Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts. Schedule available online.

Multiple Locations, Menomonie

Cost: $5-10 single screening, $25-40 full pass, $80 VIP

6-7am Wed. Jul. 24

Alive by 715

A workout group for everyone, regardless of fitness level. Get ready to smile and sweat.

Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Wed. Jul. 24

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

9am Wed. Jul. 24

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

9-11:30am Wed. Jul. 24

Eau Claire Invasive Species Tour

This tour will get you up close and personal with these extremely aggressive plants, give opportunities to ask questions, discuss control methods, discuss how to pick management techniques and then provide opportunities for future volunteering/engagement with both organizations.

W.R. Davies Center, Phillips Parking Lot 77 Roosevelt Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Free Will Donation

Age: Ages 12 and up

9:30-11am Wed. Jul. 24

Play 'N' Learn Playgroup

A fun, interactive experience for children and caregivers to enjoy together. Registration is encouraged but not required. Activities include sensory experiences, crafts, music/movement, story and snack time.

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County 4800 Golf Rd., Suite 450, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Children 0-7 and their grown-ups

9:30-10:15am Wed. Jul. 24

Babies Make Music - Class

Caregivers and babies will learn rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, action songs and dances that stimulate your baby’s natural response to music. Classes include a variety of instruments, puppets, and props to enrich the experience.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 for 10 weeks

Age: 3 months to toddler

10am-4pm Wed. Jul. 24

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

10am Wed. Jul. 24

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

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

Cost: 25¢ admission

10am-noon Wed. Jul. 24

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, The Dabble Box 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11:30am Wed. Jul. 24

Bloomer Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks.

Bloomer Public Library 1519 17th Ave., Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 years

10:30-11am Wed. Jul. 24

Super Small Science: Baking Soda & Vinegar Explosions

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments! This week's activity is creating baking soda and vinegar explosions.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:15am Wed. Jul. 24

Toddlers Make Music - Class

Caregivers and toddlers will learn rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, action songs and dances that stimulate your toddlers’s natural response to music. Classes include a variety of instruments, puppets, and props to enrich the experience. Registration ongoing as long as space is available. New families are invited to schedule a free preview class.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 10-week course

Age: Ages 1 to 2

11-11:45am Wed. Jul. 24

Party in the Park

Weather permitting, the Chippewa Falls Library will host a gathering at the stage in Riverfront Park for active games, parachute play, music and movement fun.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

11-11:30am Wed. Jul. 24

Get Up & Go: Jump Rope

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard! This week's activity is jumping rope.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Science or Sci-Fi?

Explore the bizarre, unexplained or just plain weird throughout the universe!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

1:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Worldwide Insect Roadshow

Beetles and butterflies and bugs galore! Bug collector John Hempel will share his extensive collection of bugs and more from around the world!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Paul the Juggling Poet

Unique comedy juggling with audience participation and humorous poetry. Tickets are required for entrance. Free tickets are available one week in advance of each program.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-4pm Wed. Jul. 24

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

Visit 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 just 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

4-4:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

Visit 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 just 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

5:30-6:15pm Wed. Jul. 24

Cardio Fix- Session 2

Improve your fitness, agility, balance and strength with this always changing 45 minute workout. You create your own intensity levels and breaks.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adult (16+)

6-8pm Wed. Jul. 24

Knit Night

Knit Night, also known as Knit Club, is open to the public. Knit, crochet, embroider, bead, or bring any craft you like. Visit with like-minded folks, share and show off your project, bring snacks and get crafty. All are welcome. No purchase necessary.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Wed. Jul. 24

Durand Music in the Park

Live music at Durand's Memorial Park Bandshell. Check out their website for developments on which bands are booked which dates.

Memorial Park 2nd Avenue East, Durand

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Jul. 24

Wine and Bingo Night

Drinks, prizes and fun. A night of booze and bingo.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-7:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Dove Healthcare Summer Concert Series

Bring a lawn chair for night of food, fun, and music in the courtyard. Held rain or shine. All local musicians.

Dove Healthcare 3656 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Jul. 24

July Soup and Wine Pairing

Learn about pairing wine with these summery soups Street Corn Soup with Chardonnay. Carrot Coconut Lime with Sauvignon Blanc. Chilled Peach with Rosé.

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

Cost: $45

6-7:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Wandering Spirits: The World of Rum

Rum may be one of the most misunderstood and mysterious spirits. Join us for our next edition of Wandering Spirits with an exploration of The World of Rum. While rum, for many, may be most associated with a rough night in college, a closer look will prove that rum is equally as diverse and refined as any scotch or bourbon.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20adv, $25door

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Jul. 24

Hinterland Tasting Event

Adam the brewery rep for Hinterland will be at the Growler Guys to talk about their brews. Get $1 off all of Hinterland Pints and be entered into swag drawings every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Amp Quiz Trivia at Back 40 Dining & Cocktails

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Back 40 Dining & Cocktails 19037 State Hwy 40, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

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. June 12: The Thundermen June 19: Sage June 26: Drivin Miss Dixie July 3: HGT Band July 10: JFT Band July 17: Rada Rada July 24: 40 Fingers July 31: Transistor Radio Aug. 7: Poor Man’s Ridge Aug. 14: Big Bang Aug. 21: Jim Herrick & Friends Aug. 28: The Thundermen

River Prairie Park 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Eau Claire Bears Baseball

See a hometown baseball game with the Eau Claire Bears. Their primary home field is in Cinder City Park in Altoona, but confirm with their website schedule to see where upcoming games are being played.

Field Location Varies By Game

Age: All ages

6:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

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 $5/car Eau Claire county parking permit is required

Age: All ages

7pm Wed. Jul. 24

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

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 24

Amp Quiz Trivia at Wayside Bar and Grill

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Wayside Bar & Grill 18091 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 24

Amp Quiz Trivia at Ray's Place

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Ray’s Place 838 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Wed. Jul. 24

Maker Workshop: Handpainted Wood Signs w/ Chicory Lane & Co.

Work with Katie to learn techniques of stenciling and hand lettering to create a custom hand painted wood sign to take and display at home (multiple designs available, inquire for details).

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30 per person / 25 person cap

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 24

Live Jazz on The Plus Patio

The Plus proudly hosts live jazz every Wednesday, all summer long. Relax and enjoy their outdoor patio-connected to both The Plus and The Rev in downtown Eau Claire, with some of the most talented musicians in the Chippewa Valley. Free and all ages.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 24

Dj Trivia at the Sheeley House

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 24

Chippewa Valley Roller Derby Boot Camp

Join the CVRD! No skating experienced needed. They have the gear, skates, and knowledge to get you rolling. Summer Boot Camp practices are designed to help new members feel confident on 8 wheels.

National Guard Armory 1730 North Lane, Eau Claire

Age: 18+

7pm Wed. Jul. 24

Music at the Potters Shed

Enjoy live music by regional and national bands at the coolest outdoor music venue in Northwest Wisconsin! Concerts every Friday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day and a few extra nights for good measure. The Shed is family friendly so…

Potters Shed 260 Industrial Blvd., Shell Lake

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Wed. Jul. 24

Open Mic Night

Grab your guitar, drums, bass, fiddle, harmonica, poem or best jokes and join us for an Open Mic Night hosted by Jake & Dani from Rock Creek Song Dogs. All performers welcome to join. Average performance is 2-4 songs or about 15-20 minutes.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

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.

Owen Park Bandshell 1st Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

ECCT Presents: Peter Pan the Musical

Peter Pan and Tinkerbell visit the nursery of the Darling children late on night and with a sprinkle of pixie dust, begin a magical journey. During their adventure of a lifetime, the travelers come face to face with a ticking crocodile, a fierce Indian tribe, a band of bungling pirates , and the villainous Captain Hook.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $24 GA, $14 for ages 13-17 or college with ID, $20 for seniors

7:30-9:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Swing Dance lessons and dancing

Learn the basic steps and turns in Swing followed by a practice dance. All levels of dancers are welcome to attend. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person, $8 Moose members and Students

Age: 18+

7:30-9pm Wed. Jul. 24

Working Women, Working Mothers

A partnership between SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar, Dotters Books and Red Letter Grant - Working Women, Working Mons aims to highlight mothers that have demonstrated an array of community contributions, both through their work and extracurriculars.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7:30-9:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Comedian Tommy Bayer w/ Connor Hangsleben

Tommy Bayer isn't your average nerd. Deeply rooted in self-deprecating observational humor, his deeply personal style is unique. His H1N5 style comedy will infect you with laughter which will spread and wipe out half of Europe. Tommy was the 2018 winner of Funniest Person in Minneapolis contest.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $10 for 1, $15 for 2, $18 for 3, and $20 for 4

Age: Ages 10+

8pm Wed. Jul. 24

Nicolas Cage Trivia Night at The Plus

More meme than man, or the greatest living American actor? This night's trivia will be all about the prolific and bizarre career of Nicolas Cage. How much do you know? Play with a team or alone- prizes in store for best teams! Super secret party in the back room after trivia is over.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Wed. Jul. 24

Bennyoke

Come to Bennyoke every Wednesday and Sunday and sing your favorite karaoke songs.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

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