Events For 07/09/2016

Sat. Jul. 9

U.S. National Kubb Championship 2016

The U.S National Kubb Championship is the largest kubb tournament outside of Europe. It is one of three, two-day tournaments in the world, along with the World Championship in Sweden and the Swedish Championship. It is also the second largest tournament in the world with painted kubbs and kings. Day of Kubb for kids on July 8.

Eau Claire Soccer Park corner of Craig & Hamilton, Eau Claire

7:30am-1pm Sat. Jul. 9

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more. An art market featuring local artists appears most Saturdays throughout the season.

Phoenix Park Pavilions Riverfront Terr., Eau Claire

Age: All ages

8am-1pm Sat. Jul. 9

Art Market of Menomonie

Open art market to showcase local artists, artisans, and crafters.

Wilson Park Wilson Ave and 8th St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE to attend

Age: All Ages

8am Sat. Jul. 9

Chippewa Valley Cars and Coffee

Chippewa Valley Cars and Coffee is an informal gathering of automotive enthusiasts. Don't worry if your car isn't fast, or if it isn't a show car. Show up anyways.

Action City 2402 Lorch Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8am-2pm Sat. Jul. 9

Eau Claire Farmers Market - Gordy's on Hamilton

Fresh and organic vegetables, flowers, herbs, and ornamental plants. Locally grown produce in season. Plenty of close parking and we will be happy to carry your purchases to the car if required.

Gordy's Market - Hamilton Ave 3310 E Hamilton Ave., Eau Claire

8am-7pm Sat. Jul. 9

Daylily Farm Adventure Fundraiser

Have an adventure and choose the perfect daylily plants. Visit this beautiful and peaceful farm north of E.C. and see rows of flowering daylilies. Take plants, take pictures, or enjoy cold lemonade on the covered deck. This is a fund-raiser for Malawi famine relief. Bring containers or use our bags. Malawi Hunger Relief facebook page has map.

Daylily Farm 5207 70th St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Donations for Malawi famine relief

Age: All Ages

8am-10pm Sat. Jul. 9

Babe Ruth 14 Year Old State Tournament

Eight Wisconsin Babe Ruth 14 year old teams play July 9-12 to determine the State Champion and Regional qualifier. Call Mark Ryser for additional information.

Mt. Simon Fields 100 Addison Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am Sat. Jul. 9

42nd Annual River Falls Days

Head to the 42nd River Falls Days and celebrate Adventures on the Kinni—July 7 – 10. This annual event kicks off with the region’s largest parade on Friday evening and features a 10 K/2 Mile/ Kid’s Fun Run, carnival, kid’s activities, an Arts, Crafts & Antiques marketplace, eating contests, various food vendors, live music, beer garden, and more plus Sunday’s Car Cruze-in. The event wraps up with fireworks on Sunday at dusk. Complete schedule and entertainment available online. Sponsored by the River Falls Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau.

Heritage Park & Maple St. Bridge 232 W. Maple St., River Falls

Cost: FREE; $5 Adult; $3 Children under 12 for the Main Stage performances

Age: All Ages

8:15-9:15am Sat. Jul. 9

Zumba® with PS- Get Fit, LLC.

First class is always free, $5 drop-ins or punch cards available.

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 drop-ins

Age: All Ages

8:30am-1pm Sat. Jul. 9

Menomonie Farmer’s Market

Since 2000, this market has seen a remarkable growth in participation and sales. Farmer participation has increased from an average of 3-4 vendors in past seasons to 20 vendors at the peak of the summer harvest. A typical market day this past season had 15-20 farmers selling everything from vegetables to fruit, eggs, meats and handmade crafts.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Age: all ages

9-10am Sat. Jul. 9

High 5 Free Yoga

No experience necessary. Connect with the Chippewa Valley Yoga community. We offer a gentle all levels accessible practice. Bring a mat, a towel or feel free just to practice on the fresh grass. Thank you to Volume One & Tangled Up in Hue's Artists market.

Phoenix Park - In front of the RCU building, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sat. Jul. 9

Stand Up Paddle Board Workshops

This 3 hour course is designed to introduce and expose participants to sufficient skills and knowledge. There will be 2 hours of instruction and guided paddling, along with one hour of free-time paddling, under the supervision of instructor.

Half Moon Lake Beach, Eau Claire

Cost: $45 community members / $35 university ID holders

Age: Minimum age 10

9-10:30am Sat. Jul. 9

Taste the Marieke Gouda Tour Experience

Enjoy a 1.5 hour guided tour of our barn, milking parlor and cheese making process. Sample 3 award winning Marieke Gouda cheeses at the end of the tour. 10% discount on all purchases in our store (excl. café). No appointments necessary. Same tour starts also at 1 pm every day except Sundays

Marieke Gouda and Penterman farm 200 W Liberty Drive, Thorp

Cost: $10/adults; $5/kids 6-12; FREE for kids 5 and under

Age: All Ages

9am-6pm Sat. Jul. 9

10th Annual U.S. National Kubb Championship

All skill levels, experience, and ages are welcome to play. 128 team limit. If you have always thought about playing, but wondered if you were good enough, come out and watch/experience the Championship. The Championship is open to all levels and ages of players. Food served all day. Free entry for spectators. Group play, playoffs, and Silver and Bronze Brackets Finals on Saturday. Final 16 on Sun

Eau Claire Soccer Park 3456 Craig Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: Teams: $60/team, Spectators: Free

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Jul. 9

Waldemar Ager Association Open House

Ager Association members conduct tours in the house and provide background about Waldemar Ager. Owned by the Agers during the first half of the 20th century, the house is a meeting place for members and the general public and is now the repository of a fully catalogued library for research on Nordic languages, cultures, and history.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-3pm Sat. Jul. 9

Wilson Place Mansion Turn of the Century Pets Exhibit

Join us at Wilson Place Mansion, home of Menomonie's founding families, for our summer exhibit: Turn of the Century Pets. Learn all about how animals went from working for us to being beloved family members. We are exploring this topic from the 1870's through to the 1930's. Come hear stories and see amazing pictures and artifacts from Dunn County.

Wilson Place Mansion 101 Wilson Circle, Menomonie

Cost: $5 Adults $3 Kids 12 and under

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Jul. 9

Musik Makers: Early Childhood Music Class

Introduces young students the enjoyment and benefits of music in a relaxed and fun social setting. Through crafts, songs, dances, and musical instruments, students will develop musical knowledge and skills. Meets three weeks each month. Drop-ins welcome. See full schedule online.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 for 3 classes in advance, $8 weekly drop-in (discounts for siblings)

11am-5pm Sat. Jul. 9

Night Cap Release

River Bend Winery's colorful, fruity, sweet dessert wine - Night Cap - returns for its second year. During the release party, stop by the winery to sample it in their tasting room.

River Bend Vineyard & Winery 10439 33rd Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

11am-3pm Sat. Jul. 9

Beaver Creek Reserve's Butterfly House

Come out of your chrysalis and spread your wings. The Butterfly House provides an opportunity to see a variety of native Wisconsin butterflies in their natural environment.

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

Cost: FREE for BCR members, Non-members: Adults $3, Kids (ages 2-15) $1

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sat. Jul. 9

The New Medicine Art Exhibit

This New Medicine restores vigor and vitality and is one continuous round of pleasure with 40 marvelous artworks from 10 artists. This medicine goes down easy with over 40 artworks from 10 juried artists speaking about healing and rebellion against negative connotations to medicine through sheer beauty and truth.

Galaudet Gallery 618 S. Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Jul. 9

Silk Scarf Dying

Create a unique hand dyed silk scarf as a gift to someone special or as a gift for yourself. he price of the scarves includes all materials & instructions. Snacks & wine are available for purchase so you can relax & enjoy your artful experience on the Ridge.

Sandstone Ridge Vineyard & Winery N11601 Kaas Ln, Osseo

Cost: $15 for small scarves; $20 for large scarves

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sat. Jul. 9

Larry Past and Al Julson

The acoustic Folk/Rock/Americana of Larry Past and Al Julson on the banks of Lake Holcolmbe.

East Bay Lodge 27365 268th Avenue, Holcombe

3-7pm Sat. Jul. 9

Doctor Who Comics Day

Doctor Who Comics Day is an annual global event celebrating Doctor Who by Titan Comics. Now in its third year, and celebrating the Cybermen's 50th anniversary, Doctor Who: Supremacy of the Cybermen #1 will be available at the event.

Heroes Welcome 424 Main Street E., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Sat. Jul. 9

Steven John Rindt

Singer/songwriter Steven John Rindt from the bands Last Open Road and Custom Blue will be strumming the afternoon away at The Mallard’s scenic river spot. Popular songs from the 60’s to today will be taken on providing a unique experience with Steven’s intriguing sound.

Mallard Bar 11939 170th St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-8pm Sat. Jul. 9

The Thundermen

The Thundermen take to the stage at Gilligans by the lake.

Gilligan's 2542 8 1/4 Avenue, Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8:30pm Sat. Jul. 9

Wine & Whimsy

Wine and Whimsy is a workshop with friends in front of a canvas with a glass of wine. A professional instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own masterpiece. If you have always wanted to learn to paint, but don't know where to begin, this is the experience for you. Everything you need is provided to create a work of art - and you take your painting home at the end of the night.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Sat. Jul. 9

Paint and Sip @ Cheers Pablo

A social art event where you paint a canvas selected for that class. Classes generally last 2 to 3 hours. Come alone, bring a friend, or fill an entire class with friends. No experience necessary. Selected canvases for each class available online, or choose one from the gallery.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

7pm Sat. Jul. 9

Kids from Wisconsin

The Kids from Wisconsin performs a diverse repertoire of morale-boosting musical entertainment for audiences of all ages. Plays a broad repertoire of music that includes the American favorites, big band, 50's- 80's classics, Motown, country, Broadway and current top hits, filling a two hour fully staged performance.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 student, $15 adult

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Jul. 9

Water Street Races: Mile & 5K

Register on race day morning 7-8am. Starting line is on the corner of 1st and Water Streets.

Menomonie Street Dental 1020 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: Registration cost information online

7-10pm Sat. Jul. 9

Secondhand Hearts

Secondhand Hearts is Marjorie Craemer and Daniel Zerr, playing guitars and ukuleles and harmonizing through diverse song selections from the Everly Brothers, the Velvet Underground, Allison Krause and Robert Plant, Dar Williams, and many others, as well as their own original compositions.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Jul. 9

ECCT Presents: Game Show

Set during a live broadcast of a long-running TV game show, Game Show places the audience in the role of the TV studio audience, where members are picked as the contestants to play the trivia-based game and win actual prizes. The audience will even see the behind the scenes back-stabbing antics that go on during the commercial breaks.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

8-11pm Sat. Jul. 9

Mark Healey & Jim Schuh Duo

Mark and Jim each began playing music during the mid 1960s. Mark has been in the world famous band Badfinger since 1986. In 2009, Mark released his CD Inside Out. Currently Jim plays in Schuh Fly. As a duo Mark and Jim perform a variety of songs that they really like. Artists covered include: Badfinger, Beatles, Bob Dylan, Everly Bros., Buddy Holly, etc.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm-2am Sat. Jul. 9

Cudlino's California Dreamin' Release Party

Release party/show for Cudlino's second EP, California Dreamin', released worldwide on July 8. Tons of other talent will be playing too, including B-STR8, Dee Bomb, Walt Trab, Meiday, LD, Guess Prefontain, Kush Kringkle, S.E.R., Kat, and DJ Moses. Hosted by Mr Pizzy.

House of Rock 422 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Jul. 9

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

Drink, sing, and be merry. Music, music videos, and karaoke go until close. Happy Hour prices start at midnight. Fun, relaxed atmosphere.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

10pm Sat. Jul. 9

Observing The Night Sky with Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

(CVAS) hosts public observing at Hobbs Observatory in the Beaver Creek Reserve every clear Saturday from through October. Observing starts approximately one hour after sunset for about two hours. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more.

Hobbs Observatory S1 County Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

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