Thursday, Jul. 11th, 2019

1-4pm Thu. Jul. 11

West Wisconsin Wood Carvers Guild

All carvers are welcome to come and carve and share ideas. Learning kits available for those who would like to learn.

Chippewa Falls Masonic Center 650 Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Annual membership: $15

1:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

In the Dark

Discover what the darkest (or nearly darkest) places hold with experiments and activities.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

7-10pm Thu. Jul. 11

Open Mic & Musician Gathering

Open mic with quality sound & lights hosted by Jeff White. Free drink for all performers. Sign up at 6:15pm. Happy hour at 9:30pm with $2 rails & pints!

Mystic Bar 1 E Canal street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-10:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

On Tour: Electric 6

Electric 6 is a rock band on tour from Detroit with over 14 studio albums under their belt. They'll be joined by Kyle Shutt of The Sword

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

Cost: $15

7:30-9pm Thu. Jul. 11

Dj Trivia at the Sandbar

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-10pm Thu. Jul. 11

Hairball at the Northern Wisconsin State Fair

See Hairball, "A Bombastic Celebration of Arena Rock," at the Northern Wisconsin State Fair. VIP seats are $125, Infield $20, and Grandstand is free. Infield and Grandstand Seats do not include fair admission.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: VIP $125, Infield $20, Grandstand FREE

Age: 21+

Friday, Jul. 12th, 2019

Fri. Jul. 12

Northern Wisconsin State Fair

Annual fair with food vendors, carnival, livestock exhibitions, crafts, homemaking and educational exhibits, and outstanding 4-H displays. More than a mile of midway thrills, great food stands, and free grandstand entertainment. Music events are at 8pm each day and require separate admission.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Ticket pricing information available online

8am-5pm Fri. Jul. 12

Barn Sale

Sale of Vintage, antiques, farmhouse decor, fiesta.

13775 County Highway OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All

10am-7pm Fri. Jul. 12

Friends of the Chippewa Falls Public Library Book Sale

Books for all ages as well as audiovisual materials will be available. A bag sale will be held on Saturday. Donations of newer, gently used books are welcome and appreciated up until the time of the sale.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Fri. Jul. 12

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

6-8pm Fri. Jul. 12

Live Music: Justin Jay Arnold

Brewing for a night of all-original music. Justin has drawn comparisons to Chris Stapleton, Cody Jinks, Johnny Cash and Kurt Cobain for how his sandpapered vocals and heartfelt songs can grab your attention and hold on as he weaves through stories of love, heartbreak, faith and fatherhood.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

8-10pm Fri. Jul. 12

Big & Rich with Cowboy Troy and DJ Sinister

See Big & Rich with Cowboy Troy & DJ Sinister at the Northern Wisconsin State Fair.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: VIP $125, Premium $50, Reserve $30, Grandstand $20

Age: 21+

Saturday, Jul. 13th, 2019

Sat. Jul. 13

Northern Wisconsin State Fair

Annual fair with food vendors, carnival, livestock exhibitions, crafts, homemaking and educational exhibits, and outstanding 4-H displays. More than a mile of midway thrills, great food stands, and free grandstand entertainment. Music events are at 8pm each day and require separate admission.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Ticket pricing information available online

10am-noon Sat. Jul. 13

Friends of the Chippewa Falls Public Library Book Sale

Books for all ages as well as audiovisual materials will be available. A bag sale will be held on Saturday. Donations of newer, gently used books are welcome and appreciated up until the time of the sale.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2pm Sat. Jul. 13

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. Jul. 13

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

5:30-9pm Sat. Jul. 13

Shakespeare in the State Parks – Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeare’s classic love story performed by six actors, plus educational workshops – free, accessible and fun for the whole family. Each Summit Players performance is an accessible 75-minute show preceded by a 45-minute educational workshop.

Lake Wissota State Park 18127 County Highway O, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 14th, 2019

Sun. Jul. 14

Northern Wisconsin State Fair

Annual fair with food vendors, carnival, livestock exhibitions, crafts, homemaking and educational exhibits, and outstanding 4-H displays. More than a mile of midway thrills, great food stands, and free grandstand entertainment. Music events are at 8pm each day and require separate admission.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Ticket pricing information available online

6-8pm Sun. Jul. 14

Riverfront Summer Concert Series: Jeff White

Americana/Alt-country & Outlaw Folk from the hills of western Wisconsin. Blending warm tones, reverbs, delays & vibrato, Jeff White sings of love, loss & lust with an Americana vibe. Dramatic ballads, haunting love songs and bittersweet remembrance are staple themes.

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

Cost: FREE