Events For 07/25/2019

Thu. Jul. 25

Music Over Menomin: Jim Herrick and Friends

Jim Herrick and Friends is a band from Colfax, WI. Their specialty is the Blues, and they cover a wide range of musical styles. Members include Jim Herrick, Scott Housenga, Tom “Fred” Wittek, Mike Mullen, Josh Entzminger, and George Entzminger.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thu. Jul. 25

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

Thu. Jul. 25

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

Thu. Jul. 25

Chippewa Valley Family YMCA Golf Outing

Gather at Lake Wissota Golf Course for a fun filled day with friends, games, prizes, along with a little golf, all while supporting the 2018 Annual Strong Kids Campaign.

Lake Wissota Bar & Grill + Golf Course 16108 97th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Price Range Varies

Age: 21+

Thu. Jul. 25

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

9-11:25am Thu. Jul. 25

Healthy Living With Diabetes

Adults of All Ages who have type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetes, or who live with someone that does. This workshop helps you build skills and confidence in your ability to manage your condition.

Augusta Senior and Community Center 616 West Washington St., Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults of all ages

9am-1pm Thu. Jul. 25

Discovery Day: Let's Go Camping!

Hang out in a tent, play a fishing game, look for animal tracks or enjoy a camp craft. Older siblings are welcome.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Kids 0-5 and their grown-ups

9:30-10:15am Thu. Jul. 25

Little Kids Make Music - Class

Children and caregivers will sing, dance, and play instruments in this class. Solo singing is encouraged to develop listening, pitch-matching, and language skills. Concepts such as high and low, soft and loud, up and down are explored. Registration ongoing if space is available.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 10-week course

Age: Ages 2 to 4

10am Thu. Jul. 25

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

10-11am Thu. Jul. 25

Let's Get Cooking: Bread in a Bag

Learn about healthy snacks and basic food prep skills! You'll be able to take the tasty treat you create home with you, along with the lessons learned. This week's recipe is bread in a bag. Drop in anytime during the one-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Thu. Jul. 25

Book Bug

Program includes time for games, reading, computer use, and much more. Stay for a short time or the whole thing, attendance will earn each child a free book to keep.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 11 and under

10:30-11:15am Thu. Jul. 25

Little Kids Make Music - Class

Children and caregivers will sing, dance, and play instruments in this class. Solo singing is encouraged to develop listening, pitch-matching, and language skills. Concepts such as high and low, soft and loud, up and down are developed through engaging activities. Registration ongoing is space is available.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 10-week course

Age: Ages 2 to 4

noon-7pm Thu. Jul. 25

Dollar Swim Day: Rubber Ducky Day

Anyone who brings a rubber duck pays $1 admission. Rubber Ducky Derby begins at 1:30PM ($1 per duck).

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $1

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Thu. Jul. 25

Chippewa Falls Farmers Market

Locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers, as well as locally made baked goods, salsas, jams, jellies, crafts, handcrafted items, and much more every Thursday.

Allen Park S. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Thu. Jul. 25

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

12:15-12:50pm Thu. Jul. 25

Free Mid-Day Mediation

Need a break to realign the body and refocus the mind? Join this Meditation (Dhyana) time. This group class will include many meditation techniques included breathing (Pranayama), mindfulness, and guided imagery. Great for any level and beginners are welcome.

Happy Apple Therapy Center 436 Main Street E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 16+

1-3pm Thu. Jul. 25

Kid Kraft Day

A variety of classes will be taught by local artists on Thursdays this summer. Drop ins welcome. Limit of 12 participants.

Valley Art Gallery & Gifts 304 N. Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 6 and up

1:30pm Thu. Jul. 25

In the Dark

Discover what the darkest (or nearly darkest) places hold with experiments and activities.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

1:30pm Thu. Jul. 25

Incredible Bats

Discover the fascinating world of bats with live Egyptian Fruit Bats and African Straw-Colored Fruit Bats. Tickets are required for entrance. Free tickets are available one week in advance of the program.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Thu. Jul. 25

Pop Up Science: Orbiting Objects

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 learning about orbiting objects.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Thu. Jul. 25

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

3-8pm Thu. Jul. 25

Eau Claire City Hall Open House Celebration and Ribbon Cutting

This event will be held on the campus of City hall downtown. Dewey Street will be closed to through-traffic to make way for this event. Ribbon cutting at 5pm. Guided tours from 3-7pm, food trucks from 3-7pm, and more. Free parking at the transfer center lot, Farwell street lot, and Farwell/Gibson ramp.

Eau Claire City Hall 203 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

5:30-6:15pm Thu. Jul. 25

Tball For Tots

Tball for Tots will focus on the basic skills of running bases, hitting and throwing as well as many fun games. This is a great chance for 4 year olds to have fun learning in a non-competitive environment.

Devney Park Devney Dr., Altoona

Cost: Resident $30; Non-Resident $35

Age: Age 4yo

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Jul. 25

Burger King Classic Car Show

Classic cars, vintage, antique, muscle cars and more. Fun for the entire family.

Burger King 4800 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Thu. Jul. 25

Amp Quiz Trivia at Pokegama Inn

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.

Pokegama Lakeside Tavern & Grill 840 Banks Ave., Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6pm Thu. Jul. 25

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: Ghost in the Good Thing + FMDown + LASKA

Ghost in the Good Thing crafts catchy folk punk tunes with high energy hooks and heartfelt lyrics. FM Down is loud, unabashed rock and roll. Pure and simple. From the heart of Eau Claire. LASKA crafts music with a blend of intricate vocal harmonies, sweeping instrumentals, and profound lyricism.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Thu. Jul. 25

Whiskey Club at The Ivory

Taste whiskey all over the world. Offering "Roundtable Meetings" where you will get a chance to learn the history of different Whiskeys, taste test the inventory, and share whiskey stories with people of all ages. Sample a “Flight of the Night” which will include 4 different Whiskeys.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: 21+

6-7pm Thu. Jul. 25

Beginner Yoga Workshop

This workshop is designed for those new to yoga that are looking to set solid groundwork to grow their practice.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: 16+

6-8pm Thu. Jul. 25

Community Building: A Library Open House Event

The needs and wants of the Eau Claire community are growing and changing, and the library is expanding its collections and services to meet them. Have a firsthand look at some of the ways the library helps people to overcome barriers and connect with resources. Online for more details.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Jul. 25

Open Mic at Dancing Yarrow

Hosted by Rock Creek Song Dogs the mic is open for musicians, comedians, poets and storytellers come to listen all are welcome.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Rd BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:15-6:45pm Thu. Jul. 25

One Day Wonders - Monstrous Monsters

Eeek! Monster! Monsters don't have to be scary. These monstrous crafts will show the fun and silly side of monsters. Parents bring your child and enjoy some bonding. During this time you will read a story, make a craft and have snack time.

Altoona City Park Recreation Center 2303 Garfield Ave., Altoona

Cost: Resident-$8; Non-Resident-$10

Age: Ages 2-4

6:35pm Thu. Jul. 25

Eau Claire Express vs Waterloo Bucks

The Eau Claire Express play against the Waterloo Bucks.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

6:45pm Thu. Jul. 25

Manifest Open Mic

Enjoy local open mic musicians or take the stage yourself.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. Jul. 25

Amp Quiz Trivia at Monk's

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.

Monk's Bar & Grill 3560 Oakwood Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Thu. Jul. 25

Open Mic & Musician Gathering

Open mic with quality sound & lights hosted by Jeff White. Free drink for all performers. Sign up at 6:15pm. Happy hour at 9:30pm with $2 rails & pints!

Mystic Bar 1 E Canal street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8pm Thu. Jul. 25

Colfax Music in the Park

Rain location is the Colfax Fairgrounds building on Railroad Avenue. Bring your lawn chair. Popcorn and root beer floats will be sold at the concerts. Annual pie sale by the Colfax Municipal Building Restoration Group on August 15.

Tower Park Main Street and Highway 40, Colfax

Cost: FREE

7pm Thu. Jul. 25

Races at Red Cedar Speedway

The Red Cedar Speedway is a WISSOTA sanctioned track with weekly stock car races. The events are cash-only. Check out the 40th Annual Punky Manor Challenge of Champions 3-day tournament in September.

Red Cedar Speedway 1700 block of Stout Rd., Dunn County Recreation Park, Menomonie

Cost: Pit: $30 GA or $25 with membership, Grandstand: $15 for adults, $10 for students/60+; FREE for kids 12 and under

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Thu. Jul. 25

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

7:30-9pm Thu. Jul. 25

Dj Trivia at the Sandbar

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.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Thu. Jul. 25

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Tommy Bayer

Tommy Bayer isn’t your average 120lb nerd. Tommy was the winner of the 2018 Funniest Person in Minneapolis contest. His h1n5 style comedy will infect you with laughter which will spread and wipe out half the population of Europe.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA | $3 with valid student ID

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

8:30-11pm Thu. Jul. 25

Vinyl Nights: JTron

A selection of vinyls will be spun throughout the night. Enjoy craft cocktails and regional beers/wines and order from the late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, a create-your-own sharable feast of premium meats, cheeses, pickled vegetables, proteins, sauces, crackers and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Thu. Jul. 25

Fire House Summer Music Series

The Eau Claire Fire House hosts an evening concert series on Thursdays in summer. Jul. 11 Lullaby Language Jul. 18 David Janecke Jul. 25 Asparagus Aug. 1 Double Grave Aug. 8 Elvessa Aug. 15 Sage Leary Aug. 22 Purple Funk Metropolis with The Patients Aug. 29 Uncommon Denominator

The Eau Claire Fire House 202 Gibson St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Ongoing Events For 07/25/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Play & Learn

Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 20, 9:30-11:30am; Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 19, 9:30-11:30am

Events with Tickets