7am-9pm Sun. Dec. 11

Christmas Village

Irvine Park Christmas Village will be open from dawn to dusk. The display will include more than 100,000 Christmas lights and over 100 life-size Christmas scenes that replicate the Victorian era and the city's early history. The park becomes a Christmas village. Bring your family and friends to view this spectacular scene.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

8:30am-noon Sun. Dec. 11

Cookie Walk & Book Sale

They'll give you the gloves; you pick the cookies. The book sale includes over 100 titles for children, teens, young adults and adults. There is something for everyone.

St. Patrick Catholic Church Cafeteria 322 Fulton Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $7-$8.50 per pound; $25 per 3-pound platter.

Age: All Ages

9-10am Sun. Dec. 11

Advent in Narnia

Explore Advent themes based on C.S. Lewis' book, "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe". Watch a clip from the movie and then explore some of the parallels between the adventures in Narnia, the stories of Christmas and our life today.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sun. Dec. 11

Brunch with Santa at 29 Pines

Get brunch with all the trimmings, pictures with Santa, cookie decorating, and watch the movie Elf. Reservations can be made by phone.

Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults $10.99 Kids 12 and Under $3.99

Age: All Ages

10:15-10:55am Sun. Dec. 11

Twisty Tots Yoga

Join us with your sweet little tot every other Sunday to explore twisty yoga moves, relaxation, deep breathing, progressive muscle relaxation, while nurturing the bond between you and your toddler.

The Center EC 3701 Hwy 12, Eau Claire

Cost: $5/yogi ($3 for additional children if you have more than 1 child attending)

Age: Ages 3-6

11am-4pm Sun. Dec. 11

Snacktime Sundays

Enjoy complimentary hot cider and cocoa and cookies all afternoon.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

noon-2pm Sun. Dec. 11

Artist Reception for Back Roads of Wisconsin​ Hugh Mandelert Art Society Exhibit

To quote Hugh Mandelert, “Here we are in the middle of all this beauty in Wisconsin,” so it is understandable that he encouraged the artists who studied with him and currently make up the Hugh Mandelert Art Society to paint what surrounds them. This resulted in various road trips with Hugh, searching for reference material.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Sun. Dec. 11

Making Memories with Santa

Santa will be at Oakwood Mall daily. Santa’s house is located in the Sears wing. Santa may take occasional breaks to feed the reindeer throughout the day, so be sure to check his schedule online. Time flies, except when you're in line, so go online to make a reservation and get to see the big guy on time!

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

1-5pm Sun. Dec. 11

Holiday Toy Trains

Second annual 384 sq. ft. standard gauge toy train display decked out for the holidays. New this year: night trains with lighted cars, on Tuesday evenings. Display includes original 1910-1940 toy trains. Additional activities: hands-on toy trains for younger folks, scavenger hunt, train story time. Bonus - receive 5 free tickets to ride Carson Park trains when sign up for a museum membership.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $9 adults, $6 kids on weekends (includes museum admission); $2 per person Tuesday evenings (museum free)

Age: All Ages

1:30-3:30pm Sun. Dec. 11

A Christmas Story

The holiday classic, A Christmas Story, is coming to The Grand stage. See Ralphie in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas. "You’ll shoot your eye out!” All the elements from the beloved movie are here: the temperamental furnace, the playground lamp post, Scut Farcus, and the infamous leg lamp.

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

Cost: $22 Adults/Seniors; $10 Youth/Students

Age: All Ages

1:30-3pm Sun. Dec. 11

LEGO Club

A LEGO building club. They'll give you a theme and the LEGOs to build with.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

1:30-5pm Sun. Dec. 11

TubaChristmas in Menomonie

Calling all tubas, sousaphones, baritones, euphoniums and music lovers. What better way to celebrate the holiday season than with Christmas music in the tune of tuba and sing-a-long lead by Menomonie’s “Christmas Cheer”. For musicians registration begins @ 1:30pm, with practice @ 2:30pm.

St. Joseph's Catholic Church 910 Wilson Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Concert is free to the public & begins at 4 pm, Musicians Registration fee is $10

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Dec. 11

Menomonie Theater Guild Presents: A Little House Christmas

A Little House Christmas, based on Christmas stories from the Little House on the Prairie books by Laura Ingalls Wilder, is a family-friendly reminder to put down the phones and enjoy the company of others during the Christmas season. The play highlights values like generosity, kindness, and humanity to help get you in the true Christmas spirit.

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

Cost: Contact for ticket price

2pm Sun. Dec. 11

Claymation Classics: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Bring your family to enjoy these holiday claymation classics on the big screen in the Volume One Gallery/theater inside The Local Store.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

2-4pm Sun. Dec. 11

Ole and Lena’s Family Christmas Dinner and Show

This year Lena has invited the whole family, even her snooty cousin Mildred from Edina. Ole really wants nothing to do with the whole thing, especially the part where Lena has him dress up in the old Santa suit and hand out presents. Can Sven get Ole out of playing Santa?

Chippewa Valley Cultural Association, Inc., Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Show/Show & Dinner: Adults $14/32, Seniors $13/31, Youth $7/21 Dinner + Show- Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth $21.

Age: All Ages

6:15-8:30pm Sun. Dec. 11

Rink Rat Hockey

Mite/Squirts (ages 7-10): 6:15pm-7:15pm; Peewee/Bantam (ages 11-14): 7:30pm-8:30pm. Open hockey time for youth players by age. Must have full equipment. Age 15+ not permitted to skate in Rink Rats.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: Ages 7-14

6:30-8:30pm Sun. Dec. 11

General Open Skate

Adult Skate Rental: $3 (or City Pass), Youth Skate Rental: Free

Hobbs Ice Center 915 Menomonie St, Eau Claire

Cost: $6 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sun. Dec. 11

2nd Annual CollECtive Choir Christmas Concert

Join Downtown Eau Claire's Gospel and Hip hop Choir and a few friends for a night that will groove your soul. Sing along, do your dance, give a shout, and share in celebrating the true joy of Christmas with your friends and family. Seating is limited.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE (donations accepted)

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 12/11/2016

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

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