Events For 04/26/2019

Fri. Apr. 26


Activities will include live music all weekend, Springfest 5k Fun Run, kubb tournament, family-friendly fun & activities, food & drinks, over 55 local vendors & exhibitors offering specials on everything spring & summer, and much more.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: One Day $10, Three day $20

Age: All Ages

9-11:30am Fri. Apr. 26

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play.

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

9am-6pm Fri. Apr. 26

DCHS Spring Rummage & Bake Sale

There is always something for everyone at this huge thrift sale. Be sure to come out and see what treasures they have found this time.

Foxhole Bar E4710 County Road BB, Menomonie

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

10am-5:30pm Fri. Apr. 26

The Friends of the Menomonie Public Library Spring Book Sale

Find thousands of books for sale in more than 40 categories. In addition, there will be a variety of music, movies, audiobooks, and more. Members-only presale on Thursday before the sale. Open to the Public beginning Friday at 10:00 am. All proceeds from the sale go directly to programming at the Menomonie Public Library

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Items cost vary

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Apr. 26

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Choose from a wide variety of non-fiction, children's, adult fiction, and young adult books, as well as audio books, music CDs and DVDs. Adult paperbacks start at $1, and hardcovers start at $2. Children’s and young adult paperbacks start at 25 cents and hardcovers start at 50 cents.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library - Lower Level 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Fri. Apr. 26

Story Time Classes

Storytimes consist of stories, songs, and fingerplays and typically last for 30 minutes. An age appropriate craft will follow.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: 2 1/2 years - 5 years

10-10:30am Fri. Apr. 26

Parachute Games

Kiddos ages three and up will love jumping, moving, dancing, grooving and all sorts of games with the giant parachute.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Fri. Apr. 26

Cardboard Construction

Failsafe Lab will convert into a fort-building space, full of cardboard, MakeDo Kits and all of the necessary items to create some huge structures! Feel free to stop in anytime to join in the architectural fun!

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Fri. Apr. 26

Young Explorers

Preschoolers and their parent/caregiver are invited to this series of hands-on exploration in STEM activities. A drop-in series.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

2:30-3pm Fri. Apr. 26

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Fri. Apr. 26

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fries

The St Olaf's Men Club will be having their famous "All You Can Eat Fish Fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French Fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee, and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adults, $10 seniors 65 and older, $4 children 5 - 12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

4:31-8pm Fri. Apr. 26

Indoor Thrift Sale

Joint Thrift Sale: Alano Club and Unitarian Society of Menomonie. Clothing, household items, books, toys, tools, small electronics--from garages, cupboards and closets. Baked sale, too.

Alano Club - Unitarian Society of Menomonie 105 NE 21st Street, Menomonie

5-9pm Fri. Apr. 26

Friday Family Night

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Activities include basketball, volleyball, soccer, inflatables, movies, free popcorn, and special entertainment. Check the movie schedule online.

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3, Community $5

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Apr. 26

Active Play

Learn how to stay active while becoming part of a different world. Each week of active challenges boasts a new theme. First, you might be a pirate sailing the high seas—next, a Jedi learning to harness the force. No matter what, you’re sure to have fun in this high-energy course.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

5:30-10:30pm Fri. Apr. 26

Cedarbrook's Mission Possible Family Fun Night

A fun night of bowling, bingo, raffles, games, and fun. Limited to 48 bowlers each time slot but there will be plenty of other activities for both kids and adults.

Viking Bowl N8590 WI-40, Colfax

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

5:30-7pm Fri. Apr. 26

Eau Claire Area School District Art Show

The students in the Eau Claire Area School District have been creating some amazing artwork. Check out the opening night of this exhibition, which will be hanging on the walls of the school district building until the end of May.

Eau Claire Area School District 500 Main St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 26

Father Daughter Hoppin' Hoedown

Yee-Haw! Kick up you boots and have some fun! Put on your favorite western outfit and come on down! The night will start off with a farm themed dinner and will be followed by fun, excitement and dancing! Put on your favorite western outfit and come on down!

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: Resident $20/couple; $10 each plus one--Non-Resident $25/couple;$10 each plus one

Age: All Ages

6pm Fri. Apr. 26

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street

Friday night at the Eau Claire Jazz Festival celebrates the true culture of jazz as Downtown Eau Claire transforms into a jazz nightclub scene. Over 50 bands play at multiple venues along Barstow Street in downtown Eau Claire, featuring a variety of music styles, including ragtime, blues, acoustic, and big band. Go online for a full schedule of events, venues and bands.

Various downtown EC venues; schedule and location list available online

Cost: $15 all-access wristband sold at the door. One wristband provides access to all of the venues

Age: Venues are All-Ages or 21+

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 26

52nd Street: Catya plus Sue Orfield at the Local Store

At this show at The Local Store, Catya and Sue Orfield will play Original and Traditional Jazz, Blues, and Swing. This duo features Catya on vocals and guitar and Sue Orfield on Tenor Saxophone.

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

Cost: Included in the $15 wristband for all 52nd street venue locations

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Apr. 26

In It Together Date Night "You Totally Get Me!"

Join Matt and Suzie Kendziera with In It Together Marriage Co. for a fun and engaging evening where we will get back to the business of getting each other. Discover some practical tips that will help take your marriage from mundane to mind blowing.

Jacob's Well Church 3211 N. 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25/Couple

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 26

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. Apr. 26

UWEC Films Series: Casablanca

Rick Blaine, who owns a nightclub in Casablanca, discovers his old flame Ilsa is in town with her husband, Victor Laszlo. Laszlo is a famed rebel, and with Germans on his tail, Ilsa knows Rick can help them get out of the country.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, $10 yearly film pass, $20 for family yearly pass (4 people)

Age: Not Rated

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 26

Eau Claire Jazz Festival Headliner Concert: Grace Kelly & The New York Voices

This year's headliner concert features the electric charisma of saxophonist and composer Grace Kelly, member of Jon Batiste and Stay Human, the band on The Late Show with Steven Colbert. The New York Voices are known for close-knit vocals, inspired arrangements, and unparalleled vocal blend. They'll all be backed up by UWEC's Jazz Ensemble I.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 Adult, $15 Students (w/ID)

Age: All Ages

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Apr. 26

Live Music: False Heather

Playing rock and roll from the 80s, 90s, 00s, and today.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 04/26/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

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