Friday, Aug. 9th, 2019

10am-4pm Fri. Aug. 9

Lake Wissota Garden Club Small Flower Show

The Flower Show will be held during Pure Water Days and coincides with the Sesquicentennial of the city. There will be three divisions being judged during the flower show: the Design Division, the Horticulture Division and the Educational Division.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Aug. 9

Ebb and Flow – Water

The 16 artists artists are a mix of some of the most recognized local artists and some new to the area.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Fri. Aug. 9

Summer Family Storytimes

An active half hour of stories, music, rhymes and movement.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

4-10:30pm Fri. Aug. 9

Chippewa Falls Birthday Bash

Down at the Riverfront, you can celebrate the 150th birthday of Chippewa Falls with food trucks, beer tents, live music. Them Coulee Boys will perform from 5-7pm, Phil Cook will perform from 8-10pm, and there will be fireworks at 10:15pm.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE Admission

Age: All Ages

6-7:15pm Fri. Aug. 9

Lake Wissota Garden Club Small Flower Show

The Flower Show will be held during Pure Water Days and coincides with the Sesquicentennial of the city. There will be three divisions being judged during the flower show: the Design Division, the Horticulture Division and the Educational Division.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Aug. 9

Stand Up Comedy: Patrick Hastie

Patrick Hastie is a comedian from Glenwood, Iowa who now lives in Brooklyn, New York. He has toured all over the country and he has been featured on The Chive, College Humor and Laugh Spin. He is a very nice guy and his 5 year plan is to be cool and live forever.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10advance, $15door

Age: 21+

7:30pm Fri. Aug. 9

The Swampers: “Today in the Valley”

Celebrates all that is new and exciting in the Chippewa Valley. Amanda Tanzer Schafer, Rob Kuchta, Judy Brist, Tim Danielson, Kathy Danielson, and Jerry Way sing and play original Swampgrass ballads interspersed with stories of the uniqueness of our region.

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

Cost: Adults $13, Seniors $12, Youth $6, Family $32

8pm Fri. Aug. 9

Cybernetic Terror Tour

A night of intense metal music Featuring performances by Helion Prime (power metal), Novareign (progressive power metal), Cwn Annwn (heavy metal), and Plague of Stars (female-fronted, genre-defying metal.)

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $6

9pm-2am Fri. Aug. 9

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Aug. 10th, 2019

6:30am Sat. Aug. 10

Leinenkugel's Pure Water Days Races

Pure Water Days is a weekend long festival for the entire family, which is held each year in Chippewa Falls. The Leinenkugel’s Pure Water Days races are held at the Chippewa Valley Family YMCA. There is a 1/2 mile, a 4 mile, and a 1/2 marathon option. Spaghetti Feed the night before at 5:30pm.

Chippewa Falls YMCA 611 Jefferson Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Price Varies

Age: All Ages

8-9am Sat. Aug. 10

Free RiverFront Yoga

Yoga on Riverfront Park in the heart of Downtown Chippewa Falls. Bring a mat or towel. Hosted by Jondrea Phelps.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2pm Sat. Aug. 10

Native Wildflower Sanctuary Tour

Join members of the Lake Wissota Garden Club for a guided tour. Club members will point out and identify the native wildflowers currently in bloom. Meet at the sanctuary sign/parking lot just south of the duck pond. Guided tours are held the second Saturday of the month through September.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Aug. 10

Downtown Chippewa Falls Food & History Tour

A walking tour that includes stops at 7 downtown establishments where you will enjoy tastings of local food and beverages. You’ll spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant and hear about the history of Chippewa Falls and the restaurants. A perfect mix of food, culture and fun.

Chippewa Falls Area Chamber of Commerce 10 South Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $65/person

Age: All Ages

2-6pm Sat. Aug. 10

Cruise In 2019 Summer Series Car Shows

Vintage, Muscle, Classic, Rat Rod and motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to participate in and attend our Annual Cruise In 2019 Summer Series Car Shows! Check out unique shops and restaurants including Olson's Ice Cream and Chippewa Candy Shop for special treats. Don't forget the DJ Music by John Davies.

Chippewa Falls Main Street downtown 514 North Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Free to public and vehicle owners

Age: All Ages

2-8pm Sat. Aug. 10

RiverFest: Pure Water Days

Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Chippewa Falls with Live music by Contradiction and Contingency, Food Trucks, Car Show, Kubb Tournament, Antique, craft and Art vendors, Beer Garden, Kid Zone with giant inflatables, Rock climbing wall, games and prizes. Held rain or shine.

Chippewa Falls Main Street downtown 1 South Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Sat. Aug. 10

Pure Water Days Music Celebration

As part of Pure Water Days, the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds will host this musical concert featuring Arch Allies (8pm-10pm) and Kris Kroeze (10:30pm-midnight. Beverages available.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

8-11pm Sat. Aug. 10

Live Music: Sean Jordan

Sean Jordan, a recent Berklee College of Music, Guitar Performance graduate is a must see. Playing his take on a wide variety of music including:Pop, Blues, Folk favorites, as well as originals, his guitar chops are more than up to snuff.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 W. River St., Chippewa Falls

9pm-2am Sat. Aug. 10

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Aug. 11th, 2019

11am-2:30pm Sun. Aug. 11

Annual Charcoal Chicken & Sweet Corn Dinner

Profits are being donated to the Playground & Pavilion Project at ELCB. All are welcome! Take-outs available.

English Lutheran Church of Bateman 20588 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $9 for a quarter chicken, $11 for a half chicken, $3 Hot Dog

Age: All Ages

2-6pm Sun. Aug. 11

Rockin’ the Chippewa Riverfront

Rockin’ the Chippewa Riverfront is an afternoon of live, outdoor music that everyone in the family will love from two of Chippewa Falls’ favorite bands – The Jerry Way Band and The Mark Healey & Jim Schuh Duo.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages