Events For 08/25/2018

7am-2:30pm Sat. Aug. 25

Jail 2 Jail Bike/Run

The Jail 2 Jail Bike/Run is a multi-strength event organized to raise awareness & funds which will assist in a person's successful re-entry into the community from either prison, jail, or treatment. Biking/running starts at 7am. Potluck at Wilson Park in Menomonie starts 12:30pm.

Wilson Park Wilson Ave and 8th St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Sat. Aug. 25

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. Aug. 25

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

8am-4pm Sat. Aug. 25

15th Annual Chippewa River Rendezvous

Visit pre-1840 fur trading camps. Period games, Prize drawings, silent auction and flea market. Pancake breakfast both days. Admission free.

Mill Yard Park 51 Bridge Street, Cornell

Cost: Free

Age: All Ages

8am-9:59pm Sat. Aug. 25

1st Annual Wissota Open

Lake Wissota Golf and Events will be hosting its 1st Annual Wissota Open. This two person team tournament will take place over 2 days. 1st place: $2000; 2nd place: $1000; 3rd Place: $500. Top gross individual wins $500.

Lake Wissota Bar & Grill + Golf Course 16108 97th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $250 per team

9-10am Sat. Aug. 25

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. Aug. 25

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-noon Sat. Aug. 25

ACT Test Preparation

Taking the ACT is a big deal for college admission - but you don’t have to stress about it if you get yourself test-ready! We’ve got a full program that walks you through each exam section.

UW-Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $199

9am-noon Sat. Aug. 25

Kids Are One In A Melon - Summer Event

Little Minds Matter is partnering with Thrivent Financial and Apple Pregnancy. Fun family activities, snacks & refreshments, and basket silent auctions. Please bring a baby item to donate to Apple Pregnancy.

Little Minds Matter 3085 Meadowlark Lane, Suite 10, Altoona

Cost: FREE

9am-5pm Sat. Aug. 25

Annual Golf Scramble

Join MHS Boys Hockey Blue Line Club. 18 holes, 4-player format. Ticket includes green fees, carts, chicken parmesan dinner, and awards presentation. Team/individual prizes for longest drive, closest to pin, and longest putt. Get a hole-in-one and get a chance to win a free car. Check-in 8am, start at 9am.

Tanglewood Greens 2200 Crestwood Dr., Menomonie

Cost: $70 for individual; $270 for 4 person team (+ fees)

9am-4pm Sat. Aug. 25

Dancing Poppies Craft Fair

The parking lot will be filled with Local Artisans. Great way to start your Christmas shopping early. Rain or shine event. Great deals throughout the Garden Center.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-10am Sat. Aug. 25

Free Park Yoga in Menomonie

Join Rachel Funk-Johnson to stretch, breath and allow your body the time that it deserves for restoration. All Ages & Levels are welcome. Bring your own yoga mat or beach towel and let's have fun.

Wakanda Park Wakanda Park Rd. and Pine Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-10:30pm Sat. Aug. 25

36th Annual Festival in the Pines

Friends and family can enjoy fun, food and shopping. 200+ vendors, two stages feature live music, family entertainment, plus games and rides for the kids. Each year non-profit organizations benefit from the success of this community event.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA; $4 seniors; children under 11 are FREE

9:30-10:30am Sat. Aug. 25

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. Aug. 25

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-noon Sat. Aug. 25

Saturday Morning Hullabaloo: Kids Concert Series

Hosted by acclaimed, kid-focused jazz player Tim Sullivan, these open air, interactive concerts will begin with an hour of music and games before a very special featured children's performers take over the park. Families are welcome to come and go as they enjoy the music, Farmers Market, and the Artist Market.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10am-noon Sat. Aug. 25

Saturday Morning Hullabaloo: The Bazillions

These open air, interactive concerts will begin with an hour of music and games before a very special featured children's performers take over the park. With years of indie-pop gigs under their belts, The Bazillions bring their music to the kindie rock stage with a well-honed live sound.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10am-noon Sat. Aug. 25

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. Aug. 25

18th Annual Downsville Day

Events include antique car show, Fritter the Clown (11am-2pm), parade (1pm) with cotton candy and slushies, meat raffle at (2-4pm), petting zoo, empty bowl event (paint a bowl to help feed the hungry). Pancake Breakfast (8-10am) at Museum. Bear Creek Band (8pm-midnight) at Timber Inn.

Downsville Community Museum E4541 County Road C, Menomonie

10am-1pm Sat. Aug. 25

Weekend Brunch With Musical Guest Mari Carlson

Mari Carlson is a violin teacher and performer originally from D.C. and now Minneapolis. She teaches at Offbeats studio, plays with the EC Chamber Orchestra and CV Symphony, and with the BaredFeet Dance company. She plays for folk dances in the Twin Cities and Washington D.C. areas.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Food priced a la carte

10am-8pm Sat. Aug. 25

6th Annual Eagle Point Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser

Fire truck, car & tractor show free to attend & enter. Lots of fun for kids & adults. Great silent auction baskets & basket raffles. Free bounce house for kids. All money raised goes towards purchasing new rescue equipment & training aides.

Eagle Point Park 14802 State Hwy 124, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Car, Fire truck & tractor show free. Charcoal chicken dinner $8, Pop $1, Beer $2

Age: All Ages

11am-4:30pm Sat. Aug. 25

Marigold Cafe

Marigold Cafe is a local food truck that specializes in Italian fare. They offer delicious grilled paninis and decadent gelato.

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

Age: 21+

11am-2pm Sat. Aug. 25

New Tap Wall Release Party

Kombucha lovers rejoice! The Growler Guys are expanding their taps to make way for new and exciting styles, including CBD-infused Kombucha and non-alcoholic options. Come chat with Tapuat Brewing Co. reps and drink some booch. Prize drawings throughout the event.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-3pm Sat. Aug. 25

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

noon Sat. Aug. 25

Verse/Prose Release Party

Verse and Prose are sister beers: they're brewed with the same exact ingredients, but two different strains of yeast with which they ferment them. Verse is a Belgian-style Saison and Prose is a Czech-style Pilsner.

Modicum Brewing Company 3732 Spooner Ave Suite A, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

noon-6pm Sat. Aug. 25

Netty Q's Food Truck

Netty Q’s specializes in homemade rich delicious items and sides with flavor that will amaze you.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Food priced a la carte

1-3:30pm Sat. Aug. 25

Needle Felt a Succulent

Whether you're an avid needle felter or have never tried this craft, this class is for people of all skill levels.Learn how to make this cute little succulent. Finally, a plant you can't kill! It looks so real and is the perfect home decor. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: Ages 16+

1pm Sat. Aug. 25

Sól Citra Session Ale Release

Try this beer created by Owen Johnson, winner of the Home Brew contest.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

1-3pm Sat. Aug. 25

Otter Lake Esker Preserve Dedication Open House

Take a walk atop a 50' high esker to Otter Lake and learn about the esker and how the lake was formed at a dedication open house for a new nature preserve 6.5 miles north of Stanley, just off Hwy H.

Otter Lake Esker Preserve 14187 360th St, Stanley

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Aug. 25

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

2-5pm Sat. Aug. 25

Live Music: Tim Fast

Live music on the patio with Tim Fast. Americana Folk. National touring, fingerstyle guitar picking, harmonica bending, award-winning singer-songwriter, and performer. Wine, cheese and snacks available for purchase, so come, relax and enjoy.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

4-8pm Sat. Aug. 25

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

4:30-6:30pm Sat. Aug. 25

YMCA Summer Carnival

Celebrate a summer’s worth of fun with the YMCA. Open to families with children of all ages. Carnival style games, snacks, dancing, live music, and special entertainment.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $7, Community $12

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Aug. 25

Joe G at Together Farms Burger Night

A singer/songwriter combining Americana, folk, and pop musical styling with raw, personal lyrics that he hopes resonates with a broad audience. At burger nights, burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

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

Age: All Ages

5:45pm Sat. Aug. 25

Intro to Aerials Workshop

Get your first taste of the aerial life with this introductory class that will encourage you to explore your own strength and grace in a fun and supportive environment. This workshops will go over the basic skills and safety that allow a play practice on the lyra and aerial silks.

Moonrise Aerials Studio 800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

7pm Sat. Aug. 25

Tonks and The Aurors - Wizard Rock

A wizard rock band (music about Harry Potter) created and fronted by Steph Anderson. Since 2007, they have traveled the North America and Europe playing in libraries, bookstores, and nerd conferences and has released four full-length albums and an EP.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Aug. 25

Live Music: Eggplant Heroes

An Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer. Mixing original tunes with covers they 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

7-10pm Sat. Aug. 25

Pert Near Sandstone Live

Take old time music off the back porch, throw out the hillbilly reputation, and put it in the hands of a group of guys that like to work hard and play even harder. Pert Near Sandstone rejuvenates American string band music with raw energy;…

The Potter's Shed 260 Industrial Blvd, Shell Lake

Cost: $15, kids under 14 free

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Aug. 25

Songa Performance

A performance from local acoustic duo, Songa. They play original Americana music in the styles of blues, country, folk and bluegrass.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Aug. 25

Live Music: Misadventures

Misadventures is back at the Plus along with friends from Brainwash, and Designed After Nothing along with locals Dissonant Mind.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 cover, $3 with student Id

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. Aug. 25

Live Music: Randy Adams

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

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8:30pm Sat. Aug. 25

Youth Encounter: Worship + Message + Adoration

An intense night of worship + message + Eucharistic Adoration. Experience Jesus in a powerful way through music, meditation, a special message from Bishop Callahan, Reconciliation and focused Adoration in front of the Blessed Sacrament. Pizza + prayer social to follow.

St. Olaf Church 3220 Monroe St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens

8pm Sat. Aug. 25

Live Music: Sean Jordan

An amazing singer/songwriter influenced by Stevie Ray, Clapton, John Mayer and Jimi Hendrix. Expect a mix of pop, blues and folk. He's currently a Boston Berklee College of Music attendee it’s a rare opportunity to see this incredibly talented artist.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Aug. 25

Hawt Scott Singer Song Writer Show

Bands featured include Golden Nut Sacks, Toner Light, Scott & Amber, Jeb Rollins, Kevin Horstman, Aaron Whitley, and Noah Skilling.

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

Cost: $5

8:30pm Sat. Aug. 25

Late Night Jazz: Tim Sullivan Group

Tim’s musical journey has taken him around the world. Living in Chicago, New Orleans, and New York City, he has been fortunate to work with a wide array of artists, ranging from Aretha Franklin to funk legend Fred Wesley to nearly a dozen NEA Jazz Masters.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 08/25/2018

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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