Events For 4/20/2018

Fri. Apr. 20

Here We Grow Again - Spring Children's Consignment Fair

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Make some extra cash by consigning your child's/teens things or purchasing some great things for your child/teen at can't-be-beat prices.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

9-11:30am Fri. Apr. 20

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. Please check their online schedule before going.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child

10am-2pm Fri. Apr. 20

Earth Day Dreamcatchers

Drop-in to use a wide variety of recycled and natural materials to weave wishes for the future of our earth or gratitude for its abundance into a one-of-a-kind dreamcatcher.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Fri. Apr. 20

Cardboard Construction

Failsafe will convert into a fort-building space, full of cardboard, MakeDo kits and all of the necessary items to create some huge structures. Feel free to stop in anytime to join in the architectural fun.

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. 20

Building Bridges Pho-raiser

Forage is partnering with the Eau Claire Area Hmong Mutual Assistance Association to benefit the Building Bridges youth program and Kaj Siab days Elder program. The proceeds will help raise awareness about sexual assault and domestic violence, and fund program field trips for these two groups.

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

Cost: $7 a bowl

Age: All Ages

11:30am-noon Fri. Apr. 20

Parachute Games

Kids ages 3 and up will enjoy jumping, dancing, moving, 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: Ages 3+

noon-1pm Fri. Apr. 20

SOS (Shake Off Stress with TRE)

TRE® (Tension Stress & Trauma Release Exercise) 7 exercises that release deep muscular patterns of stress, tension & trauma. Easy. Anyone can do it. Feels like a massage from the inside out. Helps with PTSD symptoms, anxiety, back pain & more.

ANANDAWORKS Wellness Education Center 320 Putnam Street, Suite 123, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop in

Age: 12+

1-6pm Fri. Apr. 20

Free Play Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint or knit, the Dabble Box has something for you. Unstaffed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-3:30pm Fri. Apr. 20

Rally Against Gun Violence in Eau Claire

Rally to build awareness and bring people of all ages, faiths, races, and ethnicities together to work toward reducing gun violence and building a more peaceful community. Find out what you can do to help reduce gun violence in Wisconsin and across the country.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Fri. 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

4-7pm Fri. Apr. 20

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be having their famous "All you can eat fish fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adult, $10 seniors (65 and older), $4 children 5-12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

5-9pm Fri. Apr. 20

Friday Family Nights

Basketball, volleyball, soccer, football, large inflatables, movie & color, free popcorn. In the youth area: dress up clothes, riding toys, building blocks. Sponsored by Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4 per person; Family of 5+ $20 Max

Age: All Ages

5:30-7pm Fri. Apr. 20

Z.Vida Fitness 6th Anniversary Party

Z.Vida Fitness is proud and excited to announce that they have been bringing the best Zumba dance parties to the Chippewa Valley for 6 years now.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Fri. Apr. 20

52nd Street at The Local Store

Friday night at the Eau Claire Jazz Festival celebrates the true culture of jazz as downtown Eau Claire transforms into a jazz nightclub scene. Catch a variety of musical styles all over downtown, including here at in the gallery at The Local Store - come see The Other Brothers from 6-7:30pm and In the Mood from 7:30-9pm.

The Volume One Gallery Located inside the Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters, 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband gets you into all locations

6pm Fri. Apr. 20

Jazz Fest 52nd Street at The Oxbow and The Lakely

The Gallery at The Oxbow Hotel and The Lakely serve as two venues for this yearly downtown Eau Claire tradition. In The Gallery from 6pm to midnight, see UKE, Shannon Kaeding, and Olivia Willet/Zachary Klein Trio. On the stage in The Lakely, enjoy the music stylings of Equinox, Silverback Trio, and Lauren Sevian/Alexa Tarantino.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 20

Equinox: 52nd Street Jazz Festival at The Lakely

Equinox returns for their 6th year at the E.C. Jazz Festival’s 52nd Street, playing their originals, standards and straight-ahead jazz tunes with Freddy Sklenar leading the group on tenor, Todd Bartlett on Flugal and Trumpet, Karl Anderson on Bass, Jim Richard on Piano and David Barneson on Drums. Check out special guest Lindsay Finan on vocals as well.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 at door or 52nd Street Wrist Band

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 20

Green Drinks Happy Hour

Environment lovers gather for a casual and social happy hour with fellow environment lovers. Find like-minded friends and resources to get involved in the movement for a clean future. Hosted by Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Apr. 20

UWEC Film Series: "It"

A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Individual film series memberships are $7; a family membership is $14.

Age: Rated R

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 20

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+

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 20

Eau Claire Jazz Festival Headliner Concert: Bobby Sanabria + Bob Mintzer + UWEC Jazz I

Grammy-nominated Bobby Sanabria is an American drummer and percussionist who specializes in Latin jazz. He teaches Latin jazz at the Manhattan School of Music and The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music. Bob Mintzer is a LA-based saxophonist that has toured with popular jazz fusion quartet, The Yellowjackets. They'll be joined by the grammy-winning talent of the UWEC Jazz I.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 GA, $10 students

7:30-9pm Fri. Apr. 20

The Menomonie Singers in Concert

The Menomonie Singers will perform Haydn's Little Organ Mass and other selections that focus on the voice as an instrument. Dr. Jerry Hui, Conductor and Dr. Mark Pruett, Organ

St. John's Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Free, donations gratefully accepted

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Apr. 20

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

8pm Fri. Apr. 20

UWEC Cabin Featured Spring Artist: John Splithoff

John Splitoff is a multi-talented songwriter, singer, and instrumentalist imbued with the vital and eclectic spirit of his Chicago roots and his newfound New York City urban soul. His style is a pop-soul-dance-urban experience with a smoky, soulful, breezy croon.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm-1am Fri. Apr. 20

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 4/20/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

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