Friday, Jun. 23rd, 2017

7pm Fri. Jun. 23

UV Splash 5k by Color Dash

The Color Dash will donate 50% of the proceeds to the Eau Claire Children's Theater. Make sure to get there early to join in on the dance competitions, hula-hoop contest, and many more contests with awesome swag giveaways.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $40 GA, $50-75 Admission with free stuff, $21-28 per person in family

Saturday, Jun. 24th, 2017

9am Sat. Jun. 24

Rock the Riverfront Featuring the Charity Classic Run/Walk

Presented by the RCU Foundation, this event features The Charity Classic, a 10k walk/run or 2 mile walk/run, a 1/2 and 1/4mile children's race. Includes music, family fun, activities, food trucks, and more. Proceeds benefit area charities. Race starts at 9am.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: Registration fee information available online

Tuesday, Jun. 27th, 2017

5:30-8:30pm Tue. Jun. 27

United Way Mystery Event

United Way is hosting a Mystery Event at a mystery location. A fun, unique experience with dinner and drinks included, and proceeds benefit the United Way of the Greater Chippewa Valley. Clues will be online, and the week of the event you'll learn where it is.

Cost: $50

Age: 21+

Saturday, Jul. 1st, 2017

4pm Sat. Jul. 1

3rd Annual Get Outta the Gutta Mudda Obstacle Course

Concessions and live music from the Jim Pullman Band and Steele River Band. Four person team sign up at Wagner's Complex. Obstacles include Pit Stop Challenge, Hoop Dunk, Keg Carry, Dumpster Diving, Volley Pong, Soccer Dribble, Tire Roll, and more. Part of the Altoona City Independence Day Celebration.

The Complexx (at Wagner's Lanes) 2159 Brackett Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE Admission; $25 per team

Tuesday, Jul. 4th, 2017

7am Tue. Jul. 4

Speedy Eity Run/Walk

Includes 1,4 and 7-mile run/walks. The 7-mile registration begins at 7 a.m.; subsequent races follow. Go to active.com and search Speedy Eity to see the full schedule of events. A free Kids Fun Run, geared toward youth ages 10 and younger, will be held after the races. Also new this year are fun activities for the entire family, including kubb and a live DJ, as well as a food booth.

Wakanda Park Wakanda Park Rd. and Pine Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: $20 Pre-Registration, $25 Day-Of; Family Rates Available

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jul. 8th, 2017

noon-4pm Sat. Jul. 8

Wine & Whiskers Fundraiser

Bye the Willow is hosting a fundraiser for the Chippewa Humane Association. This event will be fun for the entire family and pet friendly. There will be food, drinks, DJ, vendors, games, raffles, and much more throughout the day. Win tickets to Country Jam 2017.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Jul. 11th, 2017

2-3pm Tue. Jul. 11

Bingo Night Fundraiser at Care Partners Assisted Living

Have fun while fundraising for the Walk to End Alzheimer's Chippewa Valley. Every dollar helps to advance the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association.

Care Partners Assisted Living - Menomonie 1902 Talen Street, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Jul. 12th, 2017

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Jul. 12

Matsiko World Orphan Choir

Hear the beautiful voices and songs of the Matsiko World Orphan Choir. Cookout at 6:30pm followed by the concert at 7:30pm. Bring a lawn chair. In case of rain, the event will be held inside. RSVP not required but appreciated. Sponsorship that Breaks the Cycle of Poverty.

Sacred Heart-St Patrick Parish Center 322 Fulton St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE Will Offering

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jul. 13th, 2017

5-9pm Thu. Jul. 13

6th Annual "Where in Eau Claire" Scavenger Hunt

An evening of fun for a great cause with good food and raffles. "Where in Eau Claire" is a fun event benefitting the families served by the Family Resource Center. Teams will scour the city as they check off items on their list—visiting local businesses, finding items, stopping at local attractions—all in an attempt to earn the most points.

Happy Hollow Tavern 1628 N Hillcrest Pkwy, Altoona

Cost: Team registration $150 by June 29 ($175 if after)

Age: Team captain must be 18+

Sunday, Jul. 16th, 2017

5-7pm Sun. Jul. 16

Just Us for Justice Pasta Dinner

The Just Us for Justice Pasta Dinner (in conjunction with the Just Us for Justice Run/Walk) raises money for Fierce Freedom, fighting human trafficking and bonded slavery in the Chippewa Valley and beyond. The dinner is from 5-7pm, with a program from 6-6:15pm.

Peace Lutheran Church 501 E. Fillmore Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Suggested Donation: Advance tickets $7/individual, $5 kids 4-12, FREE kids 3 and under. Tickets at the door are $1 more each.

Age: All ages

Wednesday, Jul. 19th, 2017

4:30-8pm Wed. Jul. 19

Just Us for Justice Run/Walk

Raises money for Fierce Freedom, fighting human trafficking and bonded slavery in the Chippewa valley and beyond. Kids' race at 6pm, 2 and 5 mile races at 6:30pm. A family-friend event- kids' activities, food for purchase, and vendor booths promoting justice causes. Registration online or at 4:30pm.

Oak Pavilion, Carson Park 814 Pavilion Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Suggested Donation: $28/individual, $20/kids, $75 family of 4+ discount.

Age: All ages

Thursday, Jul. 20th, 2017

11:30am-7pm Thu. Jul. 20

Dollar Swim Day: Feed Our Community

Anyone who brings in one non-perishable item gets in for $1.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $1/person or season pass, 2 & under are free

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Jul. 25th, 2017

9am-7pm Tue. Jul. 25

5th Annual Rapunzel Project Fundraiser

Events include $10 haircuts & pink extensions, raffle table, DJ and music, food & cake, colored hair gel, face painting, kids games. A portion of the haircuts and all of the Raffle and pink extension money raised will be donated to the Rapunzel Project.

The Hair Shoppe 3944 Anderson Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Jul. 26th, 2017

6-8pm Wed. Jul. 26

Canvas with a Cause

Join us for Canvas with a Cause We'll have lots of fun supporting the Walk to End Alzheimer's, so bring your friends along!

Care Partners Assisted Living - Eau Claire 3325 Birth Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 30th, 2017

7pm Sun. Jul. 30

Tortoise and Hare 5k + Free Kids Fun Run

Annual run/walk 5k with a free kids run to follow along with a free picnic for all participants and ITC members. A portion of this years proceeds will go towards the Pinehurst Project. Register online.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for 5k if registered by July 17th, kids run is free

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Aug. 5th, 2017

Sat. Aug. 5

Half Moon Dragon Boat Festival 2017

The Half Moon Dragon Boat Festival is a fresh and exciting festival to promote community wellness and teamwork, and raise funds to support hospice services. Fifty-two teams will paddle sleek, Hong Kong-style dragon boats along a 250-meter course on Half Moon Lake in the heart of Eau Claire.

Half Moon Lake, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

Friday, Aug. 11th, 2017

6-10am Fri. Aug. 11

Dunkin’ Donuts Cop on a Rooftop for Special Olympics

Local law enforcement officers will sit, stand, and jump around to be let down from the rooftop of Dunkin’ Donuts stores across Wisconsin. To get off the roof the officers are asking you to make a donation into a bucket they will lower from the roof.

Dunkin' Donuts 2836 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Donations include free coffee

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Aug. 17th, 2017

11am-7pm Thu. Aug. 17

21st Annual Junior Achievement Golf Outing

This event offers golfers of all levels the opportunity to network among their peers while supporting area youth. After golfing, participants gather for a social, dinner, chance to visit with this year’s celebrity former Green Bay Packer Paul Coffman and the opportunity to participate in event raffles and the live auction. 11am at Wild Ridge, 1:30pm at Mill Run.

Wild Ridge & Mill Run Golf Course Wild Ridge: 3647 Kane Road // Mill Run: 3905 Kane Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Registration Fee available online

Age: 21+

1:30-7pm Thu. Aug. 17

21st Annual Junior Achievement Golf Outing

This event offers golfers of all levels the opportunity to network among their peers while supporting area youth. After golfing, participants gather for a social, dinner, chance to visit with this year’s celebrity former Green Bay Packer Paul Coffman and the opportunity to participate in event raffles and the live auction. 11am at Wild Ridge, 1:30pm at Mill Run.

Wild Ridge & Mill Run Golf Course Wild Ridge: 3647 Kane Road // Mill Run: 3905 Kane Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Registration Fee available online

Age: 21+

Wednesday, Aug. 23rd, 2017

Wed. Aug. 23

4th Annual 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. DECI's signature annual fundraiser.

Grand Avenue Footbridge, Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket package information available online

Tuesday, Aug. 29th, 2017

4:30-7pm Tue. Aug. 29

Leader-Telegram Buckshot Run for Special Olympics

This 2 mile run/walk in beautiful Carson Park is ranked one of the top 10 races in Wisconsin. Check in begins at 4:30 p.m. and the race begins at 6 p.m. with awards following at 7 p.m.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $20-$35

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Sep. 2nd, 2017

7:30am-1pm Sat. Sep. 2

Leader-Telegram Buckshot Run for Special Olympics

A 2 and 5 mile run/walk in and around beautiful Carson Park and downtown Eau Claire is ranked one of the top 10 races in Wisconsin. Check in begins at 7:30 AM, the 5 mile starts at 9 AM the 2 mile starts at 10:30 a.m., the Kids’ Fun Run begins at 11:30 a.m. and awards are at Noon.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $20-$35

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Sep. 28th, 2017

5:30-9pm Thu. Sep. 28

Run With the Cops 5K for Special Olympics

Join dozens of law enforcement officers for this 5k to benefit local Special Olympics athletes. This unique evening glow run follows a 5k run and 1 mile walk route on campus and through parts of downtown Menomonie. Registration includes a t-shirt and coffee and donuts at the finish line. Open to all community members, families, college students and anyone interested in supporting Special Olympics.

UW-Stout Campus 712 Broadway St S, Menomonie

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Nov. 4th, 2017

6-10pm Sat. Nov. 4

10th Annual Country Inn C.A.R.E.S.

This year, the Country Inn of Chippewa Falls sponsors the Chippewa County Humane Society, a non-profit animal welfare organization serving Chippewa and the surrounding counties. The theme this year will be "Pretty in Pink: An 80s Prom" with great items available in the silent auction and raffle tables. Prizes for costumes.

Loopy's Grill and Saloon 10691 Business 29, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Nov. 9th, 2017

6-9pm Thu. Nov. 9

Taste of the North - Food as Art

Two floors of incredible food, drink and enjoying the company of friends. Many of the Chippewa Valley’s best culinary artisans come out to share their skills and talents all the while raising money for the Heyde Center. The funds raised will benefit the Heyde Center’s.

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

Cost: $30

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Nov. 16th, 2017

6-9pm Thu. Nov. 16

2nd Annual Reach for the Stars

A dinner, a silent art auction, and a performance by the Special Angels. Other performances to be announced.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $50 per person or $350 for a table of 8

Thursday, Dec. 14th, 2017

2-3:30pm Thu. Dec. 14

3rd Annual Holiday Tea: A Quintessential English Afternoon Tea

A quintessentially English tradition. Along with the traditional tea service, enjoy delicious finger sandwiches accompanied by freshly baked and desserts fundraiser for the Heyde Center. The auditorium will be decorated for the holidays and complimented by music.

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

Cost: $20/person

Age: All Ages