7am-9:30pm Sat. Dec. 9

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 Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

9am-noon Sat. Dec. 9

Tiny Tots Playhouse - Open Play

Tiny Tots is a place for kids to bring their parents, grandparents or caregivers for some creative, dramatic, memory making fun. Come on in and get your play on. Make some memories, and burn off some energy.

Tiny Tots Playhouse 320 S. Wisconsin St., Fall Creek

Cost: $5/child, free for adults and infants under 12 months

Age: All Ages

10am-3pm Sat. Dec. 9

Scones with St. Nick

This year, St. Nick and the Snow Princess will be in the store to visit with you from 10am-noon and 1-3pm. Enjoy Free Scones. Take Pictures with St. Nick. Read holiday Stories with the Snow Princess. BOGO Free Sale on All Consignment from 9am-3pm.

That's Adorable, Kids Consignment Boutique 129 N. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Dec. 9

UWEC GeekCon

Explore what happens when hobbies and passions take a much larger role in our lives. UW–EC students, alumni, faculty, emeriti, staff and community creators will be present to showcase their creations, talents and fun merchandise. Anticipate all kinds of work ranging from knitting, Legos, cosplay to monster models, comic books, artists, game developers and more.

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

Cost: FREE

10am Sat. Dec. 9

Saturday Morning Kids Series with Becky Wojahn & Julie Bowe

Each Saturday morning we will have a special guest on hand to read a story or two in the V1 Gallery. Afterwards kids can pick from a handful of local coloring pages to color here or at home and enter to win a $50 Local Store Gift Card. After kids turn in their drawings, they will be up on Volumeone.org/store for public voting.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

10am-3pm Sat. Dec. 9

Santa Is Coming To Green Oasis

Kids enjoy pictures with Santa in the warm greenhouse, along with great kid activities and FREE refreshments. Sales throughout the store and FREE gift wrapping.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Dec. 9

Come See Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus

Come and see Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus. Every child receives a treat bag. Concessions available. Pictures Optional. Free games by 4H.

Schultz’s Country Barn 50996 N. Main St., Eleva

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

10am-5pm Sat. Dec. 9

3rd Annual Holiday Toy Trains

Featuring standard gauge trains running on 384 square feet of track all decked out for the holidays. Night trains on Tuesday and Thursday. Preschool age activities include Thomas the Tank Engine toy trains and track. More family activities on Thursdays & Saturdays.

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

Cost: $9 adults, $6 kids Thurs., Fri., Sat; $2/person Tues. evenings (museum free); $2/person for museum members anytime

Age: All Ages

10:15am Sat. Dec. 9

L.E. Phillips Library: Family Storytime

Stories, songs and fun for the whole family, designed to ignite children's language and brain development.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-6

10:45-11:45am Sat. Dec. 9

Kids Yoga Series

Join Abby Shroeder for this 4-week series where your kiddos will learn all about yoga in fun way. Parents can enjoy a class of their own at the same time in the HOT studio. The adult class is included with the purchase of the Kids Yoga Series.

The Yoga Room - Eau Claire's Yoga Studio 2839 Mall Dr., EAU CLAIRE

Cost: Full series - $40 for members, $50 for non-members; $15 Drop-in Rate

Age: Ages 5-11

11am-3pm Sat. Dec. 9

Santa's House

Visit with Santa at his beautifully decorated house.

Rutledge Charity Building 404 N Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am Sat. Dec. 9

ECCT Presents: "Madeline's Christmas"

"In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines lived 12 little girls in two straight lines." So begins this delightful story of Madeline's Christmas! Based on the beloved children's book this is the perfect musical treat for the entire family to start the holiday season.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth/Student, $14 Seniors/Adult

noon-3pm Sat. Dec. 9

6th Annual Memorial High School Orchestra Cookie Walk

Cookies will be sold by the pound, while students perform seasonal music. A free children’s carnival with face-painting, ornament-making, and other games and activities. Hot beverages available for purchase. Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus will visit 12:30-2:30pm. New this year, a table of handmade gifts with all proceeds going to the orchestra.

Memorial High School 2225 Keith St., Eau Claire

noon-8pm Sat. Dec. 9

Photos with Santa at Oakwood Mall

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

noon-5pm Sat. Dec. 9

Christkindlmarkt

Lazy Monk Brewing is excited to bring to the Chippewa Valley a true German Christkindlmarkt! The first three Saturdays in December we will bring you an outdoor shopping market for your holiday gift giving. Vendors include local potters, cheese makers, handcrafted wooden gifts, handcrafted soaps, and other locally made products for your buying pleasure.

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

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Dec. 9

ARTmobile

Drop-in and make art with the ARTmobile. All projects are free, open to the public, and designed for all-ages.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Dec. 9

ECCT Presents: "Madeline's Christmas"

"In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines lived 12 little girls in two straight lines." So begins this delightful story of Madeline's Christmas! Based on the beloved children's book this is the perfect musical treat for the entire family to start the holiday season.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth/Student, $14 Seniors/Adult

1:30-4pm Sat. Dec. 9

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sat. Dec. 9

Winter Carnival

Carnival Games, Holiday Bingo, Prizes, Cookie Decorating, Concessions, and a Bake Sale. All proceeds go to Corey and Valerie Brooks, who are in the process of adopting “Baby Brooks” through Lifetime Adoption Agency.

Faith Lutheran Church 733 Woodward Ave, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10/person or max $20/family

Age: All Ages

3pm Sat. Dec. 9

Whimsical Winter Miniature Garden Tea Party in the Greenhouse

Don’t miss out on this fun outing during the holiday season for you and your child or grandchild. Enjoy a lovely lunch of mini sandwiches, mini desserts and tea. Children will create a mini whimsical wintery garden to take home.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $35/child & $20/adult; Price of fairy garden included in child ticket price

4-8pm Sat. Dec. 9

A Night To Remember Christmas Concert

A night of hope and Christmas music. Featuring Cedarbrook worship leader Emilie Menz and local music legend Sue Orfield Band. Features two shows.

Cedarbrook Church N6714 470th St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

5-6:30pm Sat. Dec. 9

Walk Through the Park

Santa Claus will attend a holiday walk through Irvine Park’s Christmas Village, where participants can carol, take in several light displays, drink hot chocolate, and eat free cookies.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

6:30-9pm Sat. Dec. 9

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Dec. 9

Jingle Jams: Boats & Bridges

Boats & Bridges are a five piece folk-rock band formed in 2015 at UWEC. Their debut album, Aloof, is full of their capable musicianship and timeless sound. Join them in the Volume One gallery as part of our annual Jingle Jams series.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Dec. 9

Jingle Jams at the Local Store

A FREE, seasonal local music series in the Volume One Gallery. Watch the show, shop the store, or just hang out and celebrate the holidays. Show starts at 7pm, free, all ages. Check online for more up to date band lists.

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

Cost: FREE

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 9

Menomonie Theatre Guild: A Charlie Brown Christmas

The classic Peanuts television special comes to life in this faithful stage adaptation. Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the gang find the real meaning of Christmas.

Menomonie Theater Guild Studio 502 W. 2nd St., Menomonie

Cost: Ticket price TBA

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