Events For 07/30/2016

Sat. Jul. 30

Dunn County Fair

The Dunn County Fair provides entertainment, rides, live music, tractor pull, races, demo derby, and 4-H events for all visitors.

Dunn County Fair Grounds 620 17th St., Menomonie

Cost: $1/person; $2 after 4pm on Fri & Sat; $10 for season pass; free parking

Age: All Ages

Sat. Jul. 30

Eau Claire County Fair

A youth and family-centered fair with animal judging, 4-H exhibits, low cost games and activities for children, educational exhibits and moderately-priced concessions including homemade pies.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Sat. Jul. 30

Bloomer Community Fair

Live music, carnival, 4-H and FFA exhibits, merchant displays, demo derbies, tractor pull, and more. Parade on Sunday.

Bloomer Community Fairgrounds 9th Ave., Bloomer

Sat. Jul. 30

Chetek Crazy Days

Sidewalk and in-store sales throughout the city from early morning into the evening hours.

, City of Chetek

Sat. Jul. 30

Chippewa Valley Slam Fest

Four sporting events (basketball, volleyball, running, and bowling) rolled into one weekend filled with live music, great food, inflatables, vendor booths, and fun. CV Slam Fest will have something fun for everyone in the family. Join us this summer at Wagner's Lanes for a tradition in the making.

2159 Brackett Ave., Eau Claire

Sat. Jul. 30

Dorothy's Yellow Brick Picnic

Enjoy treats, games, crafts and fun, and have a meet and greet with the characters before the show. $5 per person attending- kids and adults; maximum of 50 participants.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5/person

Age: All Ages

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

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. 30

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-2pm Sat. Jul. 30

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-2pm Sat. Jul. 30

Small Business, Vendor and Craft Expo

A fun day for the family to come check out everything from homemade crafts to local businesses selling and advertising their products. It's free to have a booth and free to attend. Raffle drawings will be held through out the day and all proceeds will go to a local non-profit organization.

Globe University 4955 Bullis Farm Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am-2pm Sat. Jul. 30

Small Business, Vendor and Craft Expo

Bring the family and come check out businesses, vendors and crafters at this event. Raffle drawings will be held throughout the day to raise money for local non-profit organization L.E. Phillips Career Development Center.

Globe University 4955 Bullis Farm Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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

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. 30

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

9-10:30am Sat. Jul. 30

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

9-10:30am Sat. Jul. 30

Transform Class with Lisa Thelen

Join Visionary, Lisa Thelen for a Transform 2016 group session. This class will focus on Metaphysics and understanding our reality. Lisa will provide 30 minutes of instruction and 45 minutes of hands-on learning & Q&A.

Cook Chiropractic Center 2029 County Highway I, Suite 5, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $20; Pre-register online

Age: 18 and above

9am-4pm Sat. Jul. 30

Jewelry, Arts and Crafts Sale

One-of-a-kind artisan jewelry in coral, turquoise, baroque pearls and semi-precious stones by Marilyn Kanne (Maevyn's Lair). Embellished gift glassware by Deb Halley (Entwined). Cards, outerwear and crafts by Cari Jacobson (Cari Raynae Handcrafts). Matted art photography by Kate Kanne (Kathryn Marie Kanne Mfa).

5393 North Shore Drive, Eau Claire

9am-4pm Sat. Jul. 30

Marieke Gouda Taste of Summer Event

Join a tour every half-hour, sample wines and cheeses, and take advantage of store specials. Activities for the kids and a great lunch with the Café Dutchess cookout. Accessibility parking near the store. General parking south side of the barn.

Marieke Gouda 200 W Liberty Drive, Thorp

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am Sat. Jul. 30

Grand Opening for Pet Food Plus

Celebrate the grand opening of Pet Food Plus's new location. There will be free gifts, free samples, and chances to win various gift baskets on opening weekend.

Pet Food Plus 2819 E Hamilton Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Jul. 30

Practical Pollinators Class

Pollinators are an important part of our community. Learn how to create an attractive garden aimed at providing food and habitat for these little creatures. We will teach you how to incorporate the best pollinator plants into existing gardens or start from scratch and create a lovely home specifically for our pollinator friends.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

10am-noon Sat. Jul. 30

Read Off Your Fines

15 minutes of reading = $1 off your fines. Call for more details.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: ages 0-18

10am Sat. Jul. 30

Menomonie Blue Caps - Menomonie Base Ball Festival

The Blue Caps are a vintage baseball team that plays by 1860s rules, using replica 1860s equipment and uniforms. This year they'll host the Menomonie Base Ball Festival, featuring: Menomonie Blue Caps, Chisholm Orators, LaCrescent Applejacks, Rum River Rovers, Chicago Salmon and St. Croix BBC. A Menomonie Blue Bonnets exhibition match is planned!

Phelen Park 21st Ave., 9th St., Menomonie

10am-3pm Sat. Jul. 30

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. 30

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)

10am-6pm Sat. Jul. 30

Ren in the Glen

Enter a world of magic, wonder and adventure - Ren in the Glen medieval fantasy faire. Music, dance, shows, shops, exotic goods, food, tavern, Medieval Tourney, Fight the Knight, and Royal Court. Come in costume.

Ren in the Glen 1442 Dunn St. Croix Road, Glenwood City

Cost: $8 at the gate, $6 advance, kids 12 and under free

Age: All Ages

11am-7pm Sat. Jul. 30

Chalkfest 2016

Imagine a campus overtaken by a day-long firestorm of creativity and positive community energy, culminating in yards and yards of sidewalk space displaying amazing chalk artwork. That's Chalkfest. This annual event will take place all day on the beautiful UW-Eau Claire campus. It's part urban art festival and part family-friendly fun. Sponsored by Volume One & UWEC.

UWEC Lower Campus Commons, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-3pm Sat. Jul. 30

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. 30

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

1:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

ECCT Presents: The Wizard of Oz

Like so many girls her age, Dorothy Gale of Kansas dreams of what lies over the rainbow. Join Dorothy, Scarecrow, the Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion, and Toto as they travel the universe of Dorothy's imagination. Flying witches and monkeys, amazing special effects, and favorite songs make this a great way to end the season.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

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

Age: All Ages

1:30-2:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

PinterFest

Make different Pinterest-inspired art. Register by phone or e-mail.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: ages 10-17

2-5pm Sat. Jul. 30

Live Music With Jess McChesney

AKA The Flying Carpet Show, Jess McChesney uses phrase sampling to bring depth to his solo show. Using a wide variety of styles, genres, and grooves from classic and progressive rock and folk to funk and bluegrass, Jess brings a positive vibe to any party. Wine, cheese and snacks available for purchase.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-7pm Sat. Jul. 30

Pokemon Day

Calling all Pokemon Trainers; come meet other Pokemon enthusiasts, trade cards, show of your virtual collection, enjoy free pizza, play one of our Pokemon themed board games, take advantage of a special sale on Pokemon related merchandise such as graphic novels and trading cards, free prizes, and more.

Heroes Welcome 424 Main St E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-6:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

Pit Wagon

Pit Wagon plays music for porch-sitters and sippers. With strings and voices, they share true stories that everybody knows—tough luck, rough nights, and rougher neighbors. Just like Wisconsin’s beer and cheese, their dirty country sound and lyrical folk wisdom leave a lasting and authentic aftertaste.

Mallard Bar 11939 170th St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

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+

6:35pm Sat. Jul. 30

Eau Claire Express 2016 Season

Experience the excitement of live baseball as your hometown Eau Claire Express slug it out in historic Carson Park. June 4, 6:35pm vs. Willmar June 5, 5:35pm vs. Willmar June 7, 5:35pm vs. La Crosse June 8, 6:35pm vs. St. Cloud June 9,…

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $7 general admission tickets, $9 reserved grand stand tickets, $12 reserved box tickets, $26 fan deck tickets | multi-game packages and group discounts available

Age: All Ages

7-9:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

World Flute Society Evening Concert Series

Featuring Three Award-Winning Performers/Groups Each Night. Tickets are Available at the Door. Musical styles include Celtic, Native American, Chinese, World Fusion, Classical flute, Indian, Middle Eastern, Meditational, Japanese, Aztec, and Mayan. Join us for an amazing musical and cultural journey of inspiration and richly diverse music. Four nights of amazing music.

Haas Fine Arts Center 121 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 General Seating; $5 Students With ID; Free to children under 10

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. Jul. 30

Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is an Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer. Mixing original tunes with songs by others that we like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and eclectic musical experience.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

ECCT Presents: The Wizard of Oz

Like so many girls her age, Dorothy Gale of Kansas dreams of what lies over the rainbow. Join Dorothy, Scarecrow, the Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion, and Toto as they travel the universe of Dorothy's imagination. Flying witches and monkeys, amazing special effects, and favorite songs make this a great way to end the season.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

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

Age: All Ages

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

The Grand Marquis

The Grand Marquis have that classic, timeless 'straight-from-the-Kansas City-speakeasy' sound while injecting a vibrant relevance into their brand of hot swinging jazz & jumping blues. Versatile and buoyant, distinct and refreshing - a rhythm cocktail served by masterful musical mixologists.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $15 General Admission

Age: All Ages

7:30-10:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

Goggin Dance at Moose Family Center

Live music. Moose members and their family and guests welcome.

The Moose Family Center 3606 Curvue Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 cover charge for dancing

Age: All ages

7:30-10:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

Ballroom, Swing and Latin Dance

Join us for a fun night of dancing. There will be a Swing dance lesson at 7:30 PM followed by dancing at 8:30 PM. DJ Goggin will play a variety of music including waltz, foxtrot, swing, rumba and more. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person

7:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

The Grand Marquis

The Grand Marquis have that classic, timeless 'straight-from-the-Kansas City-speakeasy' sound while injecting a vibrant relevance into their brand of hot swinging jazz & jumping blues. Versatile and buoyant, distinct and refreshing - a rhythm cocktail served by masterful musical mixologists.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $15

8pm Sat. Jul. 30

We're Wolves Debut

Premiere live performance of Eau Claire folk/hip-hop group, We're Wolves, featuring Alyssa Thoms, Cory Crowell, Justin Webb, Pauly Buxton, & Adam Thoms. Opening acts include Isle End, Fathom, Diver Ida, & One Match Fire.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

8-11:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

Stare Across with Skrog at Hipps Pub

The Backyard Bash at Hipps Pub featuring Stare Across and Skrog. This will be an awesome time under the stars listening to 2 local bands. Both bands are promoting their latest CDs.

Hipps Pub s7650 State Hwy 37, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Jul. 30

Schuh Fly

Schuh Fly plays a variety of popular 50s, 60s, 70s Classic Rock & Country music and some more current hits. Many songs covered were number one on the charts. Performing Beatles, Buffet, CCR, Cash, Clapton, Diamond, Eagles, Orbison and more. Join us for live music that you’ll love to dance to.

Lake House Grill and Bar E19986 County Road ND, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9-11pm Sat. Jul. 30

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

9pm Sat. Jul. 30

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

9pm Sat. Jul. 30

Adelyn Rose + Eduardo Rafael Trio + Rust Street Blues Band

Adelyn Rose is an indie folk and pop band that smacks with alternative rock and shoegazer flavor crystals. Native Brazilian Eduardo Rafael sings bluesy-pop songs with a touch of classic bossa nova influence. Rust Street Blues Band plays classisc blues and rock, garage style. Doors at 8pm.

House of Rock 422 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

9pm-2am Sat. Jul. 30

Cudlino's California Dreamin' Hip Hop Show

Bear Klan Entertainment is proud to bring to you another hip hop show to celebrate the release of Cudlino's second EP, California Dreamin'. There will also be live performances by great local & touring artists. Hosted by DJ Moses.

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

Cost: $5 entry comes with a free drink

Age: 21+

9:30pm Sat. Jul. 30

Twisted Rhythm @ O'Leary's

Twisted Rhythm is a high-energy cover band that plays a variety of music sure to satisfy your musical appetite.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 07/30/2016

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets