Events For 08/03/2018

Fri. Aug. 3

Blues on the Chippewa

Numerous musicians and music lovers from all over the country gather in Durand for the blues. Also featuring a craft show and classic car/motorcycle show. Proceeds help provide funding for Pepin County Food Pantry & Titus Music for Children Program.

Memorial Park 2nd Avenue East, Downtown Durand

Cost: Find ticket information online

Fri. Aug. 3

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

8am-5:30pm Fri. Aug. 3

Camp Brunswick Outdoor Adventure Days (Day 1)

The Chippewa Valley Council - Boy Scouts of America & Camp Brunswick area proud to announce the return of Outdoor Adventure Days! We will again have 2 separate "Brunswick Outdoor Adventure Days" available for Elementary Co-Ed youth in Grades K-5 for Summer 2018.

Camp Brunswick S5070 William Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: K-5

8:30am Fri. Aug. 3

National Beep Baseball Association World Series

The National Beep Baseball Association is a national volunteer organization that develops, promotes and encourages the ability of blind and visually impaired individuals to perform recreational and competitive athletic skills. The World Series is the culmination of several qualifying tournaments played around the country.

Tournaments Held at Eau Claire Soccer Park and Eau Claire South Middle School, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

Age: All Ages

9am-5pm Fri. Aug. 3

L.E. Phillips Career Development Center 29th Annual Charity Golf Outing

All proceeds help us create and improve training opportunities for CDC employees. CDC's Mission: To be a viable business enterprise as a means to provide meaningful and appropriate vocational services and employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities or disadvantages.

Mill Run Golf Course 3905 Kane Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $150-$550

Age: All Ages

9am-12:30pm Fri. Aug. 3

Superhero Training - Vacation Bible School

Grab your cape and mask and learn what being a superhero is really all about. Kids will enjoy crafts, singing, outside activities, skits, story time and Bible lessons. Also offering a free nutritious lunch.

Cornerstone Apostolic Church 110 Independence Drive, Elk Mound

Cost: Good Will Offering

Age: Ages 4-12

9am-9pm Fri. Aug. 3

First Fridays at the Local Store

Every First Friday of each month, Downtown Eau Claire business stay open late and offer special deals. Receive 15% OFF with any purchase of $30 or more!

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

9:30-11am Fri. Aug. 3

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…

Dells Pond Boat Launch - Mt. Simon Park 1100 Addison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: 15 and up

10-11am Fri. Aug. 3

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. Aug. 3

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

10:30-11am Fri. Aug. 3

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

10:30-11:30am Fri. Aug. 3

Story Time - Adopt a Backpack

Friday mornings at 10:30 a.m. This week we will have a guest, but our focus is going to be on giving back to our community. We will have two service projects that kids and families will be able to assist with, plus our guest reader, Dani is from the ECASD Homeless Program. Come ready to help and serve.

That's Adorable, Kids Consignment Boutique 129 N. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Fri. Aug. 3

Get Up & Go: Animal Walking

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork that can carry home to your own backyard.

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. Aug. 3

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-8pm Fri. Aug. 3

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. Aug. 3

Super Small Science: Mini Parachutes

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments.

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. Aug. 3

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

3pm-4:30am Fri. Aug. 3

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+

3pm Fri. Aug. 3

Movie Friday for Teens

Every Friday in August come to the library at 3:00 for a free movie. Movie titles are TBA. For those going into grades 6-12.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

4-8pm Fri. Aug. 3

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

4-7:30pm Fri. Aug. 3

5th Annual Pig Roast

Tickets will be available for presale before the event. Live music by Jim Herrick and Friends, as well as kids activities and raffles. Menu Includes pork, potato dumplings, cold drinks, and delicious sides. Carry out meals available.

Colfax Health and Rehabilitation Center 110 Park Dr, Colfax

Cost: $8 per Adult, $3 Kids 6-12, 5 and Under Free

Age: All Ages

4:30-9pm Fri. Aug. 3

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. Aug. 3

Live Music: Jackson Taylor

Jackson Taylor is a singer/songwriter playing originals and covers. Live music, local art, food, wine, coffee, and dessert.

Vino Cappuccino N5734 Hwy 12, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Fri. Aug. 3

9th Annual FluteWild! Camp Performance

Brings flute students from the greater Chippewa Valley together for fantastic fun, playing flutes. This year the music revolves around the "giants "of music and flutes. Watch for a "giant" flute (the contra bass flute) to be played in their final concert of the year.

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

6-8pm Fri. Aug. 3

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

6-9pm Fri. Aug. 3

Art Cartel Artist Reception

Live music, snacks, meet the artists, and enjoy good company. There will also be a theatrical performance beginning at 7:30pm. This exhibit will feature artwork by Brian Duerkop, Josh Dolan-Neill, Trevor Ostendorf, Mariah Knepper, Benny Haas, and Steve Bateman.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Aug. 3

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+

7-9:30pm Fri. Aug. 3

World Flute Society Evening Concert Series

A musical and cultural journey of inspiration and richly diverse music. Evening performances feature the following styles: Mayan/Aztec; Native American; World Flute Music; Northern Indian - Bansuri; Celtic; Shakuhachi with Gongtopia; Ancient Southwestern Rim-Blown Flutes; and Latin/Jazz.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 GA; Children under 10 free

Age: All Ages

7-11pm Fri. Aug. 3

Converge Radio Presents: The Cactus Blossoms

Converge 99.9 FM and The Metro are pleased to bring you The Cactus Blossoms. Brothers, guitarists, and singers Page Burkum and Jack Torrey sound like a sibling harmony act fresh off the stage at the Grand Ol' Opry.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 advance, $15 at the door

7pm Fri. Aug. 3

Live Music: Larry Past + Chris Andersen

You can hear Larry Past's deep connection that he has with the songs that he performs whether they are by artists such as Leonard Cohen, the Beatles or Death Cab For Cutie, or his own songs. Larry, along with Chris Andresen on bass, will perform songs off of his Calling CD and LP3 EP, and select covers.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Aug. 3

The Wizard of Oz

Come see 69 area kids and teens carry you away to the magical and "Merry Old Land of Oz". The performance is the culmination of Red Cedar Youth Stage's "Summer Stage" Theater Day Camp. Appropriate for all ages. Abbreviated version of the movie musical.

Cedarbrook Church N6714 470th St., Menomonie

Cost: $8/each or $5 for kids 12 & under (children 3 & under can sit on parent lap without a ticket.)

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Aug. 3

CVTG: "As You Like It"

Welcome to the CVTG Summer Shakespeare Workshop's annual production.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7-10pm Fri. Aug. 3

The Pistol Whippin Party Penguins Live

Straight from the Mill City comes the Pistol Whippin Party Penguins. This quintet from Minneapolis strives to maintain the original spirit of the "string band" while continuing to play new original music and creative cover songs. The…

Potters Shed 260 Industrial Blvd., Shell lake

Cost: $5 GA; Children under 14 FREE

8pm Fri. Aug. 3

Live Music: The Blind River Band

The Blind River Band, a country and rock and roll outfit, will play the Stones Throw.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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