Thursday, Jan. 24th, 2019

6-8pm Thu. Jan. 24

Winter After Hours 2019

There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season. We hope you can join in on the family fun at Pinehurst this season!

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Friday, Jan. 25th, 2019

6-9pm Fri. Jan. 25

Annual Candlelight Ski and Hike at Red Cedar

Cross-Country Ski the candlelit Red Cedar State Trail. Snowshoe the candlelit trail in Riverside Park. Hike the candlelit Junction City Trail. All activities tart at the Trail Depot. Enjoy free hot chocolate and a bonfire. Skies are required for the Red Cedar trail. Bring your own or rent from Stout Adventures. Bring your snowshoes, or use those available.

Riverside Park - Red Cedar Trail Depot Hwy 29, Menomonie

Saturday, Jan. 26th, 2019

9am-4pm Sat. Jan. 26

Timber Wolf Ecology Workshop

The Timber Wolf Information Network (TWIN) members discuss wolf ecology, population biology, management issues and field study techniques including a winter tracking field trip into wolf territory. Bring your own Saturday lunch and beverage, and clothing and footwear for winter weather.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: $65-70 for registration, $13 for rustic lodging; Register by 1/18

11am-4pm Sat. Jan. 26

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jan. 27th, 2019

9am-noon Sun. Jan. 27

Timber Wolf Ecology Workshop

The Timber Wolf Information Network (TWIN) members discuss wolf ecology, population biology, management issues and field study techniques including a winter tracking field trip into wolf territory. Bring your own Saturday lunch and beverage, and clothing and footwear for winter weather.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: $65-70 for registration, $13 for rustic lodging; Register by 1/18

11am-4pm Sun. Jan. 27

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jan. 31st, 2019

6-8pm Thu. Jan. 31

Winter After Hours 2019

There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season. We hope you can join in on the family fun at Pinehurst this season!

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Saturday, Feb. 2nd, 2019

11am-3pm Sat. Feb. 2

Jack Frost Fest

Enjoy a winter day with family at the Jack Frost Festival held at Spooner City Park and Downtown Spooner. Frosty fun includes a Hockey Tournament, Fat Bike Demonstrations, Turkey Bowling, Rib & Chili Contest, Bonfires & S'mores Bar, Minnow Races and many other great family events.

Near Tony's Riverside, on the Yellow River Flowage, Spooner

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-4pm Sat. Feb. 2

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Feb. 3rd, 2019

11am-4pm Sun. Feb. 3

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Feb. 7th, 2019

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 7

Winter After Hours 2019

There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season. We hope you can join in on the family fun at Pinehurst this season!

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Saturday, Feb. 9th, 2019

7am-4pm Sat. Feb. 9

6th Annual Jig's Up Blugold's Ice Fishing Contest

Over $80,000 in cash and prizes including a 2-year lease on a 2019 Ford F150 Truck drawn from all registered Fish Tickets. Prizes awarded to the top 25 fish and every 5th place thereafter by weight to 300th place so even a small fish can win big. Prizes awarded 3pm.

Prizes Awarded at the View on Lake Wissota 17779 County Hwy X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Participants register one fish per ticket ($25), no ticket limit. All participants may request 2 free Blugold football tickets

Age: All Ages

11am-4pm Sat. Feb. 9

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Sat. Feb. 9

2019 Menomonie Polar Plunge

Support Special Olympics Wisconsin and athletes and jump into iced cold water to celebrate. Join hundreds as they put on wacky costumes, jump in a lake and earn prizes all while supporting Special Olympics WI athletes including those in Dunn County.

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

Cost: $75

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Feb. 10th, 2019

11am-4pm Sun. Feb. 10

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sun. Feb. 10

Family Snowshoe Hike at the Chippewa Moraine

Bundle your family for a winter wonderland hike. Warm up afterward with a light snack and hot beverage. A limited number of free snowshoes are available. In partnership with Chippewa Moraine Chapter of the Ice Age Trail Alliance, Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes, and Mayo Clinic Health System.

Obey Interpretive Center at the Chippewa Moraine Ice Age Unit 13394 County Highway M, New Auburn

Cost: FREE; Register by 2/5

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Feb. 14th, 2019

9:30-11:30am Thu. Feb. 14

Snowshoe Hike for Experienced Explorers

Instead of staring out the window wishing it were spring, join a Beaver Creek Naturalist for a snowshoe hike this winter. Explore the winter woods and get some exercise. This program is intended for older, but active, nature lovers. Registration required 2 days prior to event.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $3; Nonmembers $5

Age: Age 55+

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 14

Winter After Hours 2019

There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season. We hope you can join in on the family fun at Pinehurst this season!

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Friday, Feb. 15th, 2019

6-7:30pm Fri. Feb. 15

Candlelight Snowshoe Hike

Candles and moonlight will illuminate the way as you explore the trails on snowshoes. A warm campfire awaits you as you finish the trail. Snowshoes will be available to rent, but rental equipment is limited and may sell out. Registration/payment due by February 13.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Snowshoe rental: $3 per set | Admission fee: Friends $3, Nonmembers $5

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Fri. Feb. 15

Candlelight Snowshoe Hike

Candles and moonlight will illuminate the way as you explore the trails on snowshoes. A warm campfire awaits you as you finish the trail. Snowshoes will be available to rent, but rental equipment is limited and may sell out. Registration/payment due by February 13.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Snowshoe rental: $3 per set | Admission fee: Friends $3, Nonmembers $5

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Feb. 16th, 2019

11am-4pm Sat. Feb. 16

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Feb. 17th, 2019

11am-4pm Sun. Feb. 17

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Feb. 21st, 2019

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 21

Winter After Hours 2019

There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season. We hope you can join in on the family fun at Pinehurst this season!

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Saturday, Feb. 23rd, 2019

Sat. Feb. 23

Chetek Winter Fest

Pancake breakfast, beer tent, bikini run, fun run, sleds, ATVs, motorcycles, NSSR sanctioned radar runs,

Lake Chetek Lakeview Drive, Chetek

Age: All Ages

11am-4pm Sat. Feb. 23

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Feb. 24th, 2019

11am-4pm Sun. Feb. 24

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Sun. Feb. 24

2019 Eau Claire Polar Plunge

Support Special Olympics Wisconsin and athletes and jump into iced cold water to celebrate. Join hundreds as they put on wacky costumes, jump in a lake and earn prizes all while supporting Special Olympics WI athletes including those in Eau Claire County.

Half Moon Beach 615 Randall Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $75

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Feb. 28th, 2019

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 28

Winter After Hours 2019

There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season. We hope you can join in on the family fun at Pinehurst this season!

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Saturday, Mar. 2nd, 2019

10am Sat. Mar. 2

18th Annual Chilly Chippewa 1m/5k

A fundraiser for the Chippewa Falls High School Cross Country team as well as an opportunity to get outside and begin the racing year. Besides all the normal benefits of a fun run (t-shirts, awards), they offer participants a free post-race meal of homemade chili provided by our cross country team families.

Chippewa Falls Senior High School 735 Terrill St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $20-$25

Friday, Mar. 8th, 2019

Fri. Mar. 8

Eau Claire Figure Skating Competition

Individual events including long and short programs to music, spins , jumps, compulsory and artistic events are included. Scheduled events vary throughout each day. Visit online for details.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend, Entry deadline Jan. 31st

Saturday, Mar. 9th, 2019

Sat. Mar. 9

Eau Claire Figure Skating Competition

Individual events including long and short programs to music, spins , jumps, compulsory and artistic events are included. Scheduled events vary throughout each day. Visit online for details.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend, Entry deadline Jan. 31st

Saturday, Mar. 16th, 2019

8am-noon Sat. Mar. 16

Shamrock Shuffle 5k

This 5k+ fun run/walk is hosted and sponsored by UW-Eau Claire’s University Recreation and Sport Operations department. The route starts on UW-Eau Claire’s upper campus, down the infamous Garfield Avenue hill, over the scenic university footbridge and follows the river up the beautiful Chippewa Valley River trail.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jun. 22nd, 2019

8am-11pm Sat. Jun. 22

Lake Menomin WaterX

Two days of exciting, high speed snowmobiles racing on open water. Come see the IWA battle it out in both drag races and oval races. Food and beverages on site (no carry-ons), Music Saturday night 7-11 by Rafflefoot free with racing armband or $3 at the gate for music only.

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

Cost: $10/day, $15 for weekend; FREE for 12 and under

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jun. 23rd, 2019

8am-5pm Sun. Jun. 23

Lake Menomin WaterX

Two days of exciting, high speed snowmobiles racing on open water. Come see the IWA battle it out in both drag races and oval races. Food and beverages on site (no carry-ons), Music Saturday night 7-11 by Rafflefoot free with racing armband or $3 at the gate for music only.

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

Cost: $10/day, $15 for weekend; FREE for 12 and under

Age: All Ages

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