Events For 07/13/2018

Fri. 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

Fri. Jul. 13

Fairfax Pool: Shark Week

Fairfax Maxx's favorite week of the season! Sharky fun and games throughout the week.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/person or Season Pass; Children 2 & under are free

Age: All Ages

5am-10pm Fri. Jul. 13

Family Friendly Fridays and Flick & Float

On the second Friday of every month, members can bring a community member to the Y for free all day long. Community members are welcome to enjoy the Flick & Float movie in the small pool (6:30 PM) and try a family activity in Hobbs Gym (5:30-7pm).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am Fri. Jul. 13

5th Annual Kid Kubb - U.S. Junior Kubb Championship

All teams are guaranteed three matches, each of which has a 30 minute time limit. All players will receive a Kid Kubb 2017 pennant, U.S. Championship shirt, and Culver's frozen custard. Teams can pay in advance or at Kid Kubb. Registration closes at 24 teams.

Eau Claire Soccer Park 3456 Craig Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $10/player

Age: Age 12 or younger

9am-6pm Fri. Jul. 13

D&D Barn Sale

Antiques, vintage, country & farmhouse goods.

D&D Barn 13775 County Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: No Admission Fee

9:30-11am Fri. Jul. 13

Adult Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga

90-minute class of paddle skills, yoga and open paddle time. Enjoy Mother Nature paddling to a quiet spot, anchoring, experiencing a unique yoga session with stretch and a variety of yoga poses ending with Savasana. Registration required.

Coon Fork Lake County Park E 25501 County Road CF, Augusta

Cost: $30

Age: Ages 15+

10-11:30am Fri. Jul. 13

Tips and Exercises to Sharpen Your Memory

Increasing cognitive capacity doesn't have to be boring! Join Lindsey Creapeau, UW-Eau Claire HCAD Practicum Coordinator, healthcare Administration Program, for some fun as she teaches tricks to incorporate memory stimulation into our everyday lives. Get ready to be engaged!

Dove Healthcare West - Community Room 1405 Truax Blvd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11am Fri. Jul. 13

Summer Art Lessons: PreSchoolers

Classes are divided by age groups and include weekly curriculum designed for each student’s artistic development. Private, more intensive classes are available upon request, flexible scheduling and affordable prices. All materials are always provided, students may. Finger Painting, Color Wheel, Color Mixing, Tempera, Finger Paint, Modeling Clay, Creating Shapes, Crafting.

The Painted Lotus Banbury Place Building 13, Suit 209, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: PreSchool Age (3-5)

10-11:30am Fri. Jul. 13

Camp Space Quest

Travel the whole galaxy in just one morning! Put on your space helmets, watch an outta this world Planetarium show and come back to Earth with a whole new appreciation for what you'll see in the night sky.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 Members/$35 Non

Age: Grades 4K-K

10:15-11am Fri. Jul. 13

Musical Storytime

For three- and four-year-olds. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. This storytime is supercharged with special musical guests each week. All are welcome and no registration is required.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

10:30-11am Fri. Jul. 13

Summer Family Storytime

Bring the whole family for an active half hour of stories, music, rhymes and movement.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

10:30-11am Fri. Jul. 13

Get Up & Go: Summer Snowball Fight

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork that can carry home to your own backyard. This week's activity is a summer snowball fight.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Fri. Jul. 13

Summer Lunch Break Open Skate

Cool off this summer at Hobbs Ice Arena's Summer Lunch Break Open Skate.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch). Fee includes skate rental

Age: All Ages

11am-noon Fri. Jul. 13

Kevin's Juggling & Balloons

Kevin will demonstrate amazing juggling tricks and twist balloons for attendees. Packed with music, games, and an air balloon band.

Fall Creek Public Library 122 E Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-8pm Fri. Jul. 13

Food Truck Friday

Up to 8 food, snack, and drink trucks will be serving lunch and dinner in the old “Railroad Lot” behind Galloway Grille. Take a break from the office, grab some grub, and snag a patch of grass or a bench by the river - or bring the whole family down after work and take in the summer sun.

The Old "Railroad Lot" Parking Lot Behind Galloway Grille, Eau Claire

Cost: Free to attend, consult food truck menus for prices

Age: All Ages

11:30am-noon Fri. Jul. 13

Super Small Science: Elephant Toothpaste

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is elephant toothpaste.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Fri. Jul. 13

10th Street Recreation Center Open Play

This drop in program has supervised activities for children kindergarten through eighth grade; children are allowed to come and go. While at the Recreation Center they will be encouraged to participate in ongoing activities. Should not be considered an alternative to individual child care.

Altoona City Park Pavillion 10th Street West, Altoona

Cost: $50 for entire summer

Age: Grades K-8

1-6pm Fri. Jul. 13

Free Play Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint or knit, the Dabble Box has something for you. Unstaffed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Fri. Jul. 13

St. Paul's Lutheran Vacation Bible School

Exciting afternoons full of Bible lessons, crafts, science experiments, games, snacks, songs and fun. Preregister at website to attend or help volunteer.

St. Paul's Lutheran Church and School 1100 9th Street, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool-rising 6th graders

3pm-4:30am Fri. Jul. 13

Modern Dance Classes

Modern dance classes, based on Martha Graham techniques as modified by Michael Doran. These classes are taught by Barbara Shafer and are adapted for all proficiency levels including beginner dancers.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: 18+

4-8pm Fri. Jul. 13

Together Farms Burger Night

Burger Nights are a unique, casual night at Together Farms. Burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. Also serving slaw, fries, beer, wine, and more. Relax by the bonfire, check-out the farm animals, and live music on Friday & Saturdays (schedule online). Bring chairs, blanket, or table in case they run out.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: FREE to attend; Burgers are $11-13

Age: All Ages

4-8pm Fri. Jul. 13

Netty Q's Italian Food Truck

Netty Q’s specializes in homemade rich delicious items and sides with flavor that will amaze you. Pair your foods with a cold Lazy Monk brew while enjoying the outdoors on their patio.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

4:30-9pm Fri. Jul. 13

Family Fun Friday at the Farm

Open yard for play, bean bag toss, horse shoes, 9 hole Frisbee golf, walking trails along the buffalo river and more. Bring your furry family members too, dogs are welcome here. Kitchen/bar will be open, wood-fired pizza & a great selection of local beer/wine available.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-7:30pm Fri. Jul. 13

Live Music: Randy Adams

Randy Adams is a singer and guitarist playing both originals and covers. Music, art, food, wine, coffee, and desserts.

Vino Cappuccino N5734 Hwy 12, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Jul. 13

Dinner Jazz: '58 Belvedere

'58 Belvedere is a trio performing original compositions by Dean Granros (guitar) and group improvisation. The raw edge of Granros' guitar combined with the extraordinary drum and bass team of Dave Power and Pat Keen provides a new and unfiltered take on the idea of the jazz power trio.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Fri. Jul. 13

After Dark Presents Friday Night in the Bunkhouse

Channel your modern day lumberjack. Enjoy music by Jerrika Mighelle, the art of working with metal with Mark Blaskey, play a variety of outdoor games, listen to Rob Kuchta share Paul tall tales, and then write your own yarn with inspiration from the Chippewa Valley Writers Guild. The Marigold Food Truck will be serving amazing food and there will be adult beverages available.

Paul Bunyan Logging Camp Museum 1110 Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: 21+

6-8pm Fri. Jul. 13

Kristi Kruse Piano Concert

Kristi Kruse – composer, arranger, and pianist – will present a benefit concert at Lake Street UMC. All the proceeds will go to the bell tower fund. Tickets for this concert are $20 per person. (You may purchase advance tickets at the church or at the door)

Lake Street United Methodist Church 337 Lake Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

6-8pm Fri. Jul. 13

Ordinary Magic Art Classes For Kids of All Ages

Drawing, weaving, crochet, painting, architecture design & Having Fun. Your child will discover, explore, imagine & create works of art.

Ordinary Magic 1812 Brackett Ave. Suite 6, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 per student

Age: K-15

6:30-9pm Fri. Jul. 13

Saigon Food Stand Cooking Class

Embrace the summer heat by learning to prepare three Vietnamese food stand-style dishes. Keeping the ingredients fresh and flavorful to offset the soaring temps. Appetizer: Vietnamese fresh spring rolls, entrees: Vietnamese sticky rice with chicken, and dessert: tropical bubble tea.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: All ages

7-10pm Fri. Jul. 13

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Jul. 13

Live Music: Dan Zerr and Friends

Dan Zerr, a member of Eggplant Heroes, will be offering up a variety of pop, folk, and Americana tunes, with a little help from his friends, including some of those Eggplant Heroes as well as many other talented local musicians. He'll also be playing songs from his solo CD "Guacamole, Macaroni and Cheese".

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:05pm Fri. Jul. 13

Eau Claire Express vs La Crosse Loggers

The Eau Claire Express plays against the La Crosse Loggers with a postgame fireworks show. Gates at 6pm.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

7:30-10:30pm Fri. Jul. 13

John Conlee

During the past two decades, John Conlee has achieved a level of success that he has sustained by simply being himself and by making records that the listening public can relate to. He is a gifted entertainer, but he's not into the glitz and hype .

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $49-59

Age: All Ages

9pm-1am Fri. Jul. 13

Live at Music: DJ Kramer

DJ Kramer is stopping at O'Leary's to make you move and groove.

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

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