Events For 07/28/2018

Sat. Jul. 28

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. 28

7th Annual 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: $10 at the gate, $8 advance, kids 12 and under free

Age: All Ages

Sat. Jul. 28

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.

The Complexx at Wagner's Lanes 2159 Brackett Ave., Eau Claire

Sat. Jul. 28

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. Check out antique tractors, cowboy mounted shooting contests, baking contests, charcoal chicken dinners, crafts & merchant displays, a collector car show, and more.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE Admission, FREE Parking

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Sat. Jul. 28

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

8am-1pm Sat. Jul. 28

Menomonie Farmers Market

Features local produce, meats, breads, berries, herbs, desserts and baked goods, spices, handcrafted items, arts & crafts. Kids activities, hot lunches, and music performances.

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

Age: All Ages

8:15-9:15am Sat. Jul. 28

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

Join us for a wake-up Saturday at Excite! Wellness. All fitness levels are welcome and this class will make sure you have a great time. No experience is necessary!

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

Cost: New, 3 classes/$5 or $5 drop-in or punch cards, 6 classes for $25

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sat. Jul. 28

ACT Prep Summer 2018

A full program that walks you through each exam section. Full subject reviews Refresh your memory in reading, writing, math, English and scientific reasoning with a full class on each ACT subject area taught by expert instructors. You’ll take two full-length practice tests and see detailed results.

UW-Eau Claire Campus: HHS 239 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $199

Age: Youth

9-10am Sat. Jul. 28

Yoga in the Park

People of all levels of yoga are encouraged to join Wendy Oberg for a fun, casual hour where you'll get all the benefits of yoga. Located on the front lawn of the Altoona River Prairie Center. Stick around after class and enjoy a Mimosa or Bloody Mary on The Front Porch Patio after Class.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

9-10am Sat. Jul. 28

High Five Free Yoga

Held in the grassy area across from the RCU building. Come and enjoy a session of free yoga in the park after work or on a weekend morning. No experience required.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9am-5pm Sat. Jul. 28

Customer Appreciation Day

Offering free pet washes, goodies to giveaway, free bandanas for dogs, and savings & discounts throughout the store.

Pet Food Plus 2819 E Hamilton Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages & Pets

9am Sat. Jul. 28

FAIRly FUN 5K Trail Run/Walk

A family friendly, untimed run or walk on the beautiful trails of Lowes Creek County Park in conjunction with the Eau Claire County Fair. Arrive no later than 8:45am to register and sign a waiver. Youth under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian present to sign the waiver.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE, donations to the Fair will be accepted

Age: All Ages

9am-5pm Sat. Jul. 28

Chip Carving Classes

Learn how to do Old World Chip Carving in a class taught by Jan Jenson. No drawing, just start carving. Choose July 28 & Aug 4 or Tuesdays from 9/11-10/2. Practice first and then chip carve on a small project. All necessary supplies will be available during the class.

Receive Address Upon Registration, Eau Claire

Cost: $50

9:30am Sat. Jul. 28

Menomonie Base Ball Festival: Wisconsin vs Minnesota

The Blue Caps are a vintage baseball team that plays by 1860s rules, using replica 1860s equipment and uniforms. Teams include Menomonie Blue Caps, Milwaukee Cream Cities, Sand Creek 9, Rum River Rovers, Afton Red Socks & St. Croix BBC. Family training camp from 8:30-9:30am. Learn the 1860s rules of base ball.

Phelan Park 9th St. East and 21st Ave. East, Menomonie

9:30-10:30am Sat. Jul. 28

Yoga for Everybody & Everybody

Enjoy plenty of movement, standing poses and those yummy feel good poses that you never want to end all cued at an easy to follow flowing pace so that you leave class feeling happier & healthier.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: 16+

9:30-11am Sat. Jul. 28

Adult Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga

A 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.

Mt. Simon Park 100 Addison Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: Ages 15+

10am-10pm Sat. Jul. 28

OneFest Christian Music Festival

First ever OneFest Christian Music Festival featuring national artists Tenth Avenue North, Mandisa, Citizen Way and many more. This family friendly event will have music, kids activities, ministry showcases, vendors, and food.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Ticketed from $25-$150

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Jul. 28

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

10am-4pm Sat. Jul. 28

Saturday Kids' Day at the Eau Claire County Fair

Inflatable rides, games, bike rodeo and give away, safety demos, K-9 dog demo, educational displays, big trucks, games, petting zoo. Tickets are 50 cents each or $10 for an unlimited play wristband.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Parking is FREE; Games are 50 cents each or unlimited play wristband is $10.00

Age: All Ages

11am-7pm Sat. Jul. 28

Chalkfest 2018

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. It's part urban art festival and part family-friendly fun.

Lower Campus, UWEC Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

11am-noon Sat. Jul. 28

4th-8th Grade Summer Painting Lessons

Classes are divided by age groups and include weekly curriculum designed for each student’s artistic development. Color Wheel, Color Mixing, Techniques, Beginner Painting, Intermediate Painting, Art, Acrylic, WaterColor, Tempera, Modeling Clay, and Art History.

The Painted Lotus 930 Galloway St Building 13 Suite 209, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: 4th-8th Grade (9-14)

11am-4pm Sat. Jul. 28

Chippewa County Relay for Life

The 2018 Chippewa County Relay for Life's theme is Carnival for a Cure. There will be food, bounce houses, carnival games, silent auction and much more. This is a family friendly event and everyone is welcome.

Weber Field 3850 139th Street, Chippewa Falls

11am-4pm Sat. Jul. 28

Party For A Cure - 5th Annual

Events include food, music, a cake walk, a silent auction drawing at 3pm, and prizes donated by local business. This event has a fundraising goal of $2500 for the Alzheimer's Association.

Lake Hallie Memory Care 4407 124th Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-7pm Sat. Jul. 28

Street Art Unveiling: Sean Davis

22 Chevaux introduces and unveils a new outdoor mural in downtown Eau Claire. Open for viewing all day. See the work of new local artist: Sean Davis. Unveiling on Saturday. Sunday will feature live music, food from a local food truck, and beverages.

22 Chevaux 215 S. Dewey Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-3pm Sat. Jul. 28

Summer Henna Pop & Shop

Stop in the Shop on Saturdays to get some Henna for the summer. Walk-ins only. If there is a line, there will be a sign up sheet for you to reserve a time and come back for your Henna. Children 16 years and younger must have a parent or guardian present.

Tangled Up in Hue 505 S. Barstow St., Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $5-10

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Jul. 28

Brewery Tour

Discover the flavors and tastes of Germany and the Czech Republic. A guided visit through the authentic Bier Hall with memorabilia from Europe. Then, go behind the scenes to the brewing cellar will you learn the process and stages to brew amazing bier.

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

Cost: $10/person

Age: 21+

1-3:30pm Sat. Jul. 28

Macrame a Wall Hanging Workshop

Macrame is a meditative craft. Tye knots to create a decorative item for your home or office. Resident Macrame Artist, Julie will teach you all the basic knots to make a cute little wall hanging. Follow the pattern from the sample or get creative and design your own.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Ages 16+

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jul. 28

Downtown EC Food & History Tour

The Downtown Eau Claire Food & History Tour is 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 Eau Claire and the restaurants. A perfect mix of food, culture and fun.

Meet outside the Local Store 205 N. Dewey Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $65

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Jul. 28

ECCT Presents: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

One of the most entertaining and popular ECCT shows of all time, Joseph is a reimagining of the Biblical story of Joseph, his father Jacob, eleven brothers and the coat of many colors told through catchy songs in a variety of styles with lots of fast-paced choreography.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $14 Student, $20 Seniors, $22 Adult

1:30-3pm Sat. Jul. 28

DIY Discovery: Inventors Workshop

DIY Discovery is a series of drop-in events for families featuring a different topic and activity each week. This week: design and build a wondrous creation at this hands-on inventors free-for-all.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-4:30pm Sat. Jul. 28

Eau Claire Cavaliers Baseball

See a hometown baseball game with the Eau Claire Cavaliers baseball team. May 16, 7:30-10pm vs. Tilden Tigers May 19, 5-9pm vs. Brill Millers May 23, 7:30-10:30pm vs. Cadott Red Sox May 27, 3-6pm vs. Sparta Miller May 28, 1-3pm…

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

2-5pm Sat. Jul. 28

Live Music: Jerry Teclaw

A afternoon of live music with Jerry Teclaw. They will have wine, cheese and snacks available for purchase, so come, relax and enjoy. Feel free to bring a chair for this outdoor event. No beverage carry-in allowed.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

3-5pm Sat. Jul. 28

Yin & Yoga Nidra for Summer Love

Back by overwhelming requests. Abby presents 2 full Yin sequences + Yoga Nidra. An hour and a half of Yin sequence and 30 minutes of Yoga Nidra. This includes hands on touch to help facilitate in deep relaxation and meditation. This workshop will leave you feeling lighter, rejuvenated, and blissed out.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for members; $35 for non-members

Age: 18+

4-8pm Sat. Jul. 28

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

4-5:30pm Sat. Jul. 28

Summer Painting Lessons

Classes are divided by age groups Confirm age groups online. All materials are always provided, students may bring their own if they wish. Finger Painting, Color Wheel, Color Mixing, Beginner Painting, Shapes, Tempera, WaterColor, Modeling Clay, Crafting.

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

Cost: $15, $35, $45

Age: K-12th Grade

4-8pm Sat. Jul. 28

SmokeStream Food Truck

Inspired by big city eateries, small town kitchens, mom’s home cooking, and music legends, emerges an iconic modern day food truck and an eclectic menu. Paired with a Lazy Monk bier and you have the perfect combo of flavors.

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

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Jul. 28

Arepas Pop Up

Friend of Forage Daniel will be making Arepas, and you can fill them with whatever you like Open to the public. Wine and beer available for purchase, as well. Eat in or take them to go. Cash or credit. Open while supplies last.

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

Cost: Food priced a la carte

Age: All Ages

5-7:30pm Sat. Jul. 28

Live Music: Larry Past & Chris Andresen

Acoustic Folk, Rock, Jazz, Blues, and Americana. Live music, local art, food, wine, coffee, and desserts.

Vino Cappuccino N5734 Hwy 12, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Sat. Jul. 28

Showtime Championship Wrestling - Rise or Fall

Showtime Championship Wrestling is back in Chippewa Falls with another action packed night of excitement & collecting non perishable food items for the Feed My People Food Bank. Special guest Super Thunder Frog makes his Showtime Debut in tag competition with Air Wolf.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Front Row $15, General Admission $12, $2 Discount with Non Perishable Food Item Donation

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Jul. 28

Live Music: Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is 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. 28

The Music Man

Meredith Willson's six-time, Tony Award-winning musical comedy has been entertaining audiences since 1957 and is a family-friendly story to be shared with every generation. Directed by Nancy Scobie and Musical Direction by Jerry Way.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $15, Seniors $14, Youth $6

7:30pm Sat. Jul. 28

ECCT Presents: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

One of the most entertaining and popular ECCT shows of all time, Joseph is a reimagining of the Biblical story of Joseph, his father Jacob, eleven brothers and the coat of many colors told through catchy songs in a variety of styles with lots of fast-paced choreography.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $14 Student, $20 Seniors, $22 Adult

8pm Sat. Jul. 28

A Midsummers Scream

Get your spooky Halloween fix early in this summer fright event. A summer version of the Trail of Terror with a costume contest.

The Playhouse s7650 State Hwy 37, Eau Claire

Cost: Free (but $2-$5 Suggested Donation Accepted for Character Actors)

Age: 21+

8-10pm Sat. Jul. 28

Gallery Show: Jim Hoehn + Mary Cutrufello

Jim Hoehn - an Eau Claire native - is a career journalist/author/songwriter who has carved out a surprisingly successful niche as a performing songwriter since first stumbling out of the pressbox with a guitar. St. Paul roots-rock singer-songwriter Mary Cutrufello has been a mainstay in the Americana scene here and in Texas for a quarter of a century.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8

9pm-1am Sat. Jul. 28

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

9pm Sat. Jul. 28

Live Music at The Plus: Evernoir

Evernoir is a female fronted alternative rock/alternative metal band with original music. Evernoir strives to let the listener know they do not stand alone in the battle against depression and human violence.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

9pm-2am Sat. Jul. 28

MM Presents: Metal Invasion

Featuring Trip the Grid, Dark Martian, Sin7, and Graves I Dig.

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

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 07/28/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Serious Circuits

Every Tuesday, Saturday until Dec. 26, 9-9:30am; Every Saturday until Mar. 30, 9-9:30am

Events with Tickets

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