Events For 07/31/2016

Sun. Jul. 31

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

Sun. Jul. 31

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

Sun. Jul. 31

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

Sun. Jul. 31

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

8am-2pm Sun. Jul. 31

Festival Foods Farmers Market

A variety of fresh produce from local farmers.

Festival Foods parking lot 3007 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Age: all ages

8am-2pm Sun. Jul. 31

Farmers Market - Gordy's at Chippewa Commons

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 - Downtown Chippewa Falls 212 Bay St., Chippewa Falls

9am-4pm Sun. Jul. 31

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

10-11am Sun. Jul. 31

Embracing Our Aging

Our culture is good at valuing being young, but doesn’t lift up as frequently the wisdom and lessons of getting older. What are the gifts and challenges of aging? How can we better support our seniors and ourselves in our own process of getting older?

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

10am-5pm Sun. Jul. 31

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

noon-5pm Sun. Jul. 31

Carson Park Train Rides

Enjoy a scenic, half-mile, miniature steam- and gasoline-powered train ride located in Eau Claire's premier Carson Park presented by the Chippewa Valley Railroad Association.

Carson Park, Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Under 2 years old FREE, ages 2-12 $2, ages 12+ $3

noon-8pm Sun. Jul. 31

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

noon-3pm Sun. Jul. 31

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

12:30pm Sun. Jul. 31

Eau Claire Bears Baseball

Come see a hometown baseball game. May 15th, 12:30pm vs. Tilden Tigers May 20th, 7:30pm vs. Brill Millers @ Carson Park May 28th, 12:30pm vs. Jim Falls Sturgeons June 26th, 12:30pm vs. Bloomer Woodticks June 29th, 7:30pm vs. Hallie…

Bollinger Fields 990 West Hamilton Avenue, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

12:30-3pm Sun. Jul. 31

Beaver Creek Butterfly Festival

Join butterfly enthusiasts from the area to celebrate the unique wonder and beauty of our native butterflies. Mini-seminars will provide information on Wisconsin butterflies, raising your own butterflies, butterfly gardening, and other topics! There will be guided tours of the butterfly house, kids games and crafts, and butterfly sundaes! Registration and payment encouraged by July 26.

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

Cost: Friends: Child $2, Adult $4 Nonmembers: Child $3, Adult $5

1pm Sun. Jul. 31

Eau Claire Cavaliers Baseball

Come see a hometown baseball game. May 22, 1pm vs. Haugen Knights May 25, 1pm vs. Whitehall Wolves May 28, 7:30pm vs. Tony Hayshakers May 29, 1pm vs. Coon Valley Blues  May 30, 1pm vs. Sparta Miller June 10, 7:30pm vs. Prescott…

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 adults; $1 students 18 & under; children 5 & under FREE; season ticket options available

Age: All ages

1-4pm Sun. Jul. 31

The Ego's System Workshop

Navigate through our unhealed areas of the mind by learning about the ego system and how it is similar to the GPS; it's pre-programmed. Learn how our genetics vs beliefs and thoughts vs emotions affect all of us. Rev Linda Ledbeter uses teachings from Unity, the Bible, All Light Ministries & the Course in Miracles. Cost is a love offering; don't let that keep you from attending.

Unity Christ Center 1808 Folsom St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: adults

1:30-4:30pm Sun. Jul. 31

Hoots & Happenings at The Fish Farm

Catch some local music at the side of the pond, Sunday afternoons at the Fish Farm during their annual Hoots & Happenings Season. Local favorites will play while you drop your lures and eat some Hobo Shorelunches.

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm N1409 566th St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4pm Sun. Jul. 31

Summer Concert Sundays

Bring you friends and enjoy live entertainment from our patio or lawn, steps away from the vineyard and a world away from the everyday. Concerts are outside, so bring lawn-chairs and blankets as seating is limited.

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

1:30pm Sun. Jul. 31

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

1:30-4pm Sun. Jul. 31

Summer Concert Sundays: Brian Bethke

Folk rock singer/songwriter, Brian Bethke brings a big sound with his lyrically strong and Americana fueled rock album, Ghost Songs. For music events, seating is very limited so it is highly recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

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

Cost: FREE

1:45-2:45pm Sun. Jul. 31

Level One Yoga - Great Place to start

This is a great place to start and continue to develop your yoga journey! This class will give you a solid foundation to safely enjoy your yoga practice. Introduce yourself to the benefits of yoga - learn the principles of alignment and breath work, primary poses and yoga basics. Free Mats.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness (Next to Saylon 7) 308 N Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for drop-in

Age: 13+

2-6pm Sun. Jul. 31

Chuck LeMonds & Blues Friends

Live music provided by Chuck LeMonds & Blues Friends on stage from 2-6pm.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

2-5pm Sun. Jul. 31

Eddie Beavers

Stop out to see Eddie Beavers playing on the Rooftop Patio overlooking beautiful Lake Wissota. Eddie Beavers is a multi-talented singer/songwriter.

The View on Lake Wissota 17779 County Hwy X, Chippewa Falls

3-4pm Sun. Jul. 31

Vinyasa Flow

Come explore your personal edge with movement in a way that allows you to leave class feeling energetic, clear and connected all while strengthening your body and calming your mind.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness (Next to Saylon 7) 308 N Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 drop-in

Age: Age 15+

3-4pm Sun. Jul. 31

Native American Prayer Tie Workshop and Ceremony

Come to Galaudet Gallery to learn about prayer ties and make some while participating in the Native American ceremony with Two Feathers Medicine Clan Fire Keeper Mike Milewski.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Sun. Jul. 31

Tortoise and Hare 5k + Free Kids Fun Run

Annual run/walk 5k with a free kids run to follow along with a free picnic for all participants and ITC members. A portion of this years proceeds will go towards the Pinehurst Project. Register online.

Phoenix Park 2910 Trinity St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for 5k if registered by July 17th, kids run is free

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Sun. Jul. 31

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.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Jul. 31

Zumba Classes with Z.Vida Fitness

Cindy & Emily are dedicated to bringing you the best Zumba classes in the area. All ages and fitness levels are welcome - and no RSVP is needed - so stop by and check out Z.Vida, then come back with your friends.

Z.Vida Fitness @ The Center 3701 East Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

5pm Sun. Jul. 31

Midwest Mayhem Presents: Conveyor

Midwest Mayhem is proud to present: Conveyer, and High Hopes, and Prophets. Also featuring Stay Strong, American Zero, Wolf Skin, and Rig Time. Fresh off their Canadian tour with Prophets and High Hopes, Conveyer returns to The Back Room of The Plus. Doors @ 4; Music @ 5

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 admission, $7 for students

6pm Sun. Jul. 31

Amp Quiz Trivia at Ole's Southside Tavern

First through third teams win substantial bar cash. Get a FREE answer for each night's game and sign up FREE for the state league for at www.ampquiztrivia.com. Get there early to stake out your spot. Most locations offer a FREE pitcher to the…

Ole's Southside Tavern, 2435 S. Hastings Way, Eau Claire

6:30pm Sun. Jul. 31

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+

6:30pm Sun. Jul. 31

Ski Sprites Water Ski Show

A Wisconsin tradition, everyone should spend at least one night at the beach, watching the Ski Sprites perform on the water. Concessions available.

Lake Altoona County Beach 604 Beach Rd., Altoona

Cost: FREE event admission, but a $3/car Eau Claire county parking permit is required

Age: All ages

Ongoing Events For 07/31/2016

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