Thursday, Feb. 22nd, 2018

5-7:30pm Thu. Feb. 22

Spaghetti Dinner + Silent Auction/Raffle Fundraiser for Southview Playground

100% of the proceeds will help support a new, fully-inclusive community playground, a first in Chippewa Falls. The playground will enhance children’s ability to enjoy challenges at their own developmental levels and gives every child the chance to play.

Southview Elementary School 615 A Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $7 adults, $4 children age 11 and under, FREE for 3 and under, $30 max per family

Age: All Ages

Friday, Feb. 23rd, 2018

Fri. Feb. 23

Chetek Winter Fest

Chetek's yearly winter extravaganza featuring a snowmobile race, music, bonfire to follow, poker run, pancake feed, snowshoe/cross country, and a scavenger hunt. There is an Ice rink available all day and kid's activities.

Lake Chetek Lakeview Drive, Chetek

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Fri. Feb. 23

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

Saturday, Feb. 24th, 2018

Sat. Feb. 24

Chetek Winter Fest

Chetek's yearly winter extravaganza featuring a snowmobile race, music, bonfire to follow, poker run, pancake feed, snowshoe/cross country, and a scavenger hunt. There is an Ice rink available all day and kid's activities.

Lake Chetek Lakeview Drive, Chetek

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Feb. 25th, 2018

noon-1:30pm Sun. Feb. 25

Lake Altoona Polar Plunge

Put on a wacky costume, raise money & jump in a lake to benefit 1,000 local Special Olympics athletes at the Polar Plunge. Other include a Toss Your Boss Plunge. Enjoy concessions, music, and souvenirs. Breakfast at Folsom Street VFW from 7-11am. Registration starts at 11am.

Half Moon Lake, Eau Claire

Cost: Donation information online

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Mar. 1st, 2018

11am-7pm Thu. Mar. 1

Feed My People's Empty Bowls

Empty Bowls brings community members together to enjoy a meal of soup and bread, while raising proceeds for hunger relief efforts in west central Wisconsin. Students and local artists donate hundreds of hand-crafted bowls in support of the event. There will be continuous serving of delicious soups, breads and desserts throughout the day.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Meal & Bowl Tickets- $20, Meal Tickets- $8 & Kids (10 and Under)- Free

Age: All Ages

4-7:30pm Thu. Mar. 1

All You Can Eat Chicken Dinner

Join the Westgate Sportsman's Club on the first Thursday of the month. A salad bar and dessert are included. Drink specials will be available each night. Reservations accepted but not required. Call or e-mail for more information.

Westgate Sportsman Club 4909 Sportsman Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: $12 for adults; $10 for senior, student & military, $6 for kids (6-12), FREE for 5 and under

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Mar. 3rd, 2018

4-6:30pm Sat. Mar. 3

3rd Annual Chili Feed to benefit Eau Claire Adult Special Olympics

FREE Will Offering featuring Culvers Chili and fixings, cheesy garlic bread, assorted cookies, coffee, milk and water. A silent Auction will be held in conjunction with the Chili Feed.

Bethlehem Lutheran Church 2245 Hayden Ave, Altoona

Cost: FREE Will Offering

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 9th, 2018

4-7pm Fri. Mar. 9

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

Saturday, Mar. 10th, 2018

8:30am-1pm Sat. Mar. 10

Annual Beaver Creek Reserve French Toast Breakfast

The Beaver Creek Reserve hosts its annual French Toast Breakfast event featuring sausages from Augusta Meats. There will be fun activities for all ages across the entire campus including Chippewa Valley Water Colorists open house and show, crafts for all ages, maple syrup making, bird banding, and more.

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

Cost: Advance Tickets: Adults $7, Kids (ages 2-15) $4 | At the door Adults $8, Kids ages (2-15) $5 |No charge for children 0-2

Age: All Ages

noon-4pm Sat. Mar. 10

American Legion Riders District 10 2nd Annual Chili Feed

Try different chili recipes and vote for your favorite. Hot dogs & Chips Available, 50/50 raffle, Basket Raffle, Cornhole tourney. All Proceeds go to Camp American Legion, The Legion Legacy Fund and Veterans Programs.

Menomonie Veterans Center E4710 County Rd. BB, Menomonie

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Mar. 17th, 2018

10am-3pm Sat. Mar. 17

12th Annual Stampede - Stamping and Scrap Booking EXPO

Featuring Make & Takes, Demonstrations, Stamps, Embellishments, Scrap booking ideas, Inks & Papers. Enter the 2017 Stampede card contest. Meet creative expert Donna Sanders. Experience the Card Buffet. Door prizes awarded throughout the day. 9 exhibitors.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $4

4:30-7pm Sat. Mar. 17

St. Patrick's Day Dinner & Raffle

Dinner, raffle & entertainmen. Roast corned beef, cabbage, vegetables, roll, dessert & beverage. Beer available for purchase. Raffle drawn at 7pm. Erin go bragh.

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

Cost: Adults, $10; Seniors $9; Children 5-10 $4; Under - Free

8-9pm Sat. Mar. 17

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

Sunday, Mar. 18th, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. Mar. 18

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 23rd, 2018

4-7pm Fri. Mar. 23

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

Thursday, Apr. 5th, 2018

4-7:30pm Thu. Apr. 5

All You Can Eat Chicken Dinner

Join the Westgate Sportsman's Club on the first Thursday of the month. A salad bar and dessert are included. Drink specials will be available each night. Reservations accepted but not required. Call or e-mail for more information.

Westgate Sportsman Club 4909 Sportsman Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: $12 for adults; $10 for senior, student & military, $6 for kids (6-12), FREE for 5 and under

Age: All Ages

Friday, Apr. 6th, 2018

4-7pm Fri. Apr. 6

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

Sunday, Apr. 15th, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. Apr. 15

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Apr. 20th, 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

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

Saturday, Apr. 21st, 2018

Sat. Apr. 21

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

9am Sat. Apr. 21

12th Annual Puddle Jump 5k Fun Run/Walk

Puddle Jump proceeds will help fund Longfellow's After-School 21st Century Community Learning Center (C.L.C.) and student scholarships for community programs. Groups can register as a team and receive t-shirts with their team name printed on it. Registration begins at 7:30, with the Wheel Chair Division beginning at 8:50. Register online or pick up a registration form.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: Pre-registration: $15 adults, $5 child, $20 team member, $30 per Longfellow family // Day-Of Registration: $20 adults, $10 children

Age: All Ages

8-9pm Sat. Apr. 21

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

Sunday, Apr. 22nd, 2018

Sun. Apr. 22

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

Saturday, May. 19th, 2018

8-9pm Sat. May. 19

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

Sunday, May. 20th, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. May. 20

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jun. 16th, 2018

8-9pm Sat. Jun. 16

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

Sunday, Jun. 17th, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. Jun. 17

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 15th, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. Jul. 15

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jul. 19th, 2018

Thu. Jul. 19

American Barnstormers Tour

Join the Barnstormers of the American Barnstormers Tour for three days of open cockpit biplane rides, vintage biplane static displays, and daily aerobatic demonstrations. Featuring some of the rarest and most beautiful biplanes in the USA.

EAA Chapter 509 Clubhouse, Chippewa Valley Regional Airport 3800 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Free admission, Biplane Rides $80/passenger

Age: All Ages

Friday, Jul. 20th, 2018

Fri. Jul. 20

American Barnstormers Tour

Join the Barnstormers of the American Barnstormers Tour for three days of open cockpit biplane rides, vintage biplane static displays, and daily aerobatic demonstrations. Featuring some of the rarest and most beautiful biplanes in the USA.

EAA Chapter 509 Clubhouse, Chippewa Valley Regional Airport 3800 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Free admission, Biplane Rides $80/passenger

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jul. 21st, 2018

Sat. Jul. 21

American Barnstormers Tour

Join the Barnstormers of the American Barnstormers Tour for three days of open cockpit biplane rides, vintage biplane static displays, and daily aerobatic demonstrations. Featuring some of the rarest and most beautiful biplanes in the USA.

EAA Chapter 509 Clubhouse, Chippewa Valley Regional Airport 3800 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Free admission, Biplane Rides $80/passenger

Age: All Ages

8-9pm Sat. Jul. 21

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

Sunday, Aug. 19th, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. Aug. 19

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Sep. 14th, 2018

11am-11pm Fri. Sep. 14

16th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest

Dust off your dirndls and lederhosen and take part in the 16th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest. Each year, over 14,000 come out to the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds to enjoy a weekend of live music, family-friendly entertainment and an array of authentic German cuisine.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $8 per day, $12 for 3 day pass

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Sep. 15th, 2018

11am-11pm Sat. Sep. 15

16th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest

Dust off your dirndls and lederhosen and take part in the 16th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest. Each year, over 14,000 come out to the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds to enjoy a weekend of live music, family-friendly entertainment and an array of authentic German cuisine.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $8 per day, $12 for 3 day pass

Age: All Ages

8-9pm Sat. Sep. 15

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

Sunday, Sep. 16th, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. Sep. 16

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-4pm Sun. Sep. 16

16th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest

Dust off your dirndls and lederhosen and take part in the 16th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest. Each year, over 14,000 come out to the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds to enjoy a weekend of live music, family-friendly entertainment and an array of authentic German cuisine.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $8 per day, $12 for 3 day pass

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Oct. 20th, 2018

8-9pm Sat. Oct. 20

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

Sunday, Oct. 21st, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. Oct. 21

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Nov. 17th, 2018

8-9pm Sat. Nov. 17

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

Sunday, Nov. 18th, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. Nov. 18

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages