Events For 08/21/2019

6-7am Wed. Aug. 21

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. Aug. 21

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-5pm Wed. Aug. 21

McIntyre Library Book Sale

Huge book sale! $1 hardcovers, $.50 paperbacks, $.50 children's books; $5 a bag. Cash only.

McIntyre Library, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

9am Wed. Aug. 21

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

9:30-11am Wed. Aug. 21

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. Aug. 21

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. Aug. 21

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. Aug. 21

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

10:30-11:15am Wed. Aug. 21

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

1-6pm Wed. Aug. 21

Soultribe Healing

Akashic Reiki: Leslie will peer into your Soul Book in the Akashic Records to answer your most burning questions. Receive messages from your Spirit Guides, deities, and ancestors. Reiki: Leslie channels positive energy into your body's…

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

Cost: $10+

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Wed. Aug. 21

Family 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 in this open lab time for families.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-8pm Wed. Aug. 21

Chippewa Falls Happy Tails Dog Park Dog Swim

Proof of current Rabies Vaccination Required. Dog Swim Suit Competition Judging at 6pm.

Bernard F. Willi Community Pool Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 Per Dog

Age: All Ages

5:30-9pm Wed. Aug. 21

A Grand Evening on the Bridge

A Grand Evening on the Bridge is a unique community experience, giving a select few the opportunity to dine and socialize on the Grand Avenue Footbridge. Featuring food and drinks from some of Downtown's finest establishments, don't miss this incredible experience!

Grand Avenue Footbridge Accessible from East or West Grand Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Price TBA

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Aug. 21

Cardio in the Park

If you enjoy getting active and being outdoors while getting your heart pumping, this class is for you. This class combines fitness and exploring the beauty of River Prairie Park all in one.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adult (16+)

6-8pm Wed. Aug. 21

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

6-8pm Wed. Aug. 21

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. Aug. 21

Not Enough Apologies: Trauma Stories (film screening & discussion)

This documentary film explores the lasting effects of traumatic experiences on children and adults, and new responses to advocating for and assisting victims. Film length 57 min. Followed by Q&A discussion moderated by providers from Prevea Health.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 13+

6-8pm Wed. Aug. 21

Lift Bridge Tasting Event

The Growler Guys are happy to welcome some delicious Lift Bridge taps back on their lineup for your tasting pleasure. Talk to Lift Bridge's brewery rep about their brews and get $1 off Lift Bridge taps and raffle prizes from 6-8pm.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Aug. 21

Wednesday Night Bingo

Drink special & fun prizes.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-7pm Wed. Aug. 21

Chippewa Valley Neighbor Welcome Gathering

CONNECT is an informal organization that aims to help bring people together across the Chippewa Valley. New neighbors and longtime residents are invited to join us for a casual gathering to meet others, enjoy light refreshments, and get CONNECTed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Wed. Aug. 21

Lakely Loves: Tomatoes

It’s always a special time of year when tomatoes begin to ripen on the vine. Chef Eric and his team will use hand-selected tomatoes from local growers to create a special 6-course dinner that you don’t want to miss.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $65/person (call for reservations)

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Aug. 21

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. Aug. 21

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

6:30pm Wed. Aug. 21

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

6:30-7pm Wed. Aug. 21

House Concerts at the Ager Museum

The Ager Museum hosts house concerts every 3rd Wednesday.  July 17th: Holzman Nyckelharpa Duo Aug 21st: Perdenosi Quartet plays Glazunov Sept 18th: Rob Kutcha plays Ole Bull Oct 16th: Bruce Sorenson + Robin Fossum + Mari Carlson

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, FREE for students

7pm Wed. Aug. 21

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. Aug. 21

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. Aug. 21

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+

7-9pm Wed. Aug. 21

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. Aug. 21

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. Aug. 21

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+

7-10pm Wed. Aug. 21

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

7-8:30pm Wed. Aug. 21

Author Reading with Richard Tepler

Richard will read from his first children’s book, “Walk With Me, Sawyer Bear”, a collection of poems teleporting the reader to joyful skies and warm familial relations. Tepler is a former preschool and kindergarten teacher in Ladysmith.

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

7pm Wed. Aug. 21

August 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

8pm Wed. Aug. 21

General Knowledge Trivia at The Plus

Geography? Current Events? Science? Fashion? Sports? Just stuff! How much do you know? Put a team together and come test your general smarts and skills! Prizes in store.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Wed. Aug. 21

Bennyoke

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

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 08/21/2019

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Events with Tickets