Events For 06/01/2019

Sat. Jun. 1

A Weekend of Buddhism with Khenpo Tenkyong

“Khenpo-la is a vibrant Lama with a deep compassion for the earth. He frequently takes the Dharma outside for a breath of fresh air, while at the same time he explores the inner dimensions of calm abiding. He is playful and sincere all…

Hay River KTC Meditation Center N14085 County V V, Ridgeland

Cost: Registration information available online.

6am-9pm Sat. Jun. 1

5th annual Chippewa Valley Nature Festival

The Nature presents numerous opportunities to learn about and experience the natural world around us. There are both indoor presentations and several field opportunities by foot or canoe/kayak.

UW-Stout Sorenson Hall and surrounding Chippewa Valley 712 Broadway St South, Menomonie

Cost: Earlybird for all weekend events is $25, children attend free with paid adult, some field trips have additional fees

Age: All Ages

6:30am-12:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Bird School

For beginners who want to learn more about birds and take the next step in birding. Combines classroom lectures, field trips, group lessons and hands-on activities. Knowledgeable birders will teach the basics of bird behavior, migration, identification, and reproduction.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: $56 (Register by 5/1)

7:30am-1pm Sat. Jun. 1

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. Jun. 1

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-noon Sat. Jun. 1

Chippewa County Dairy Breakfast

Pancakes, ham, maple syrup, butter, fruit, ice cream, milk, and coffee. Camp counselors from Kamp Kenwood will be available for face painting. Free will donation.

Cadott High School 426 Myrtle St., Cadott

Cost: FREE, Donations Accepted

Age: All Ages

8am Sat. Jun. 1

Thorp Dairy Days

Carnival, food vendors, youth baseball tournament, truck pull, music, a Sunday parade (starts at noon), polka music. Free admission all 3 days.

Northside Park North Washington Street and West Park Street, Thorp

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-11:30am Sat. Jun. 1

Community Water Safety Day

A morning of swim lessons, water safety education, and fun. Sponsored by Eau Claire Parks and Recreation, Eau Claire Water Safety Task Force and the Eau Claire YMCA. This event is for non-swimmers ages 5+.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.50 or Season Pass

Age: 5+

9am-noon Sat. Jun. 1

Open Play

Kids - bring your parents, grandparents or caregivers in and spend some quality time being creative, imaginative and just plain having fun and making memories!

Tiny Tots Playhouse 320 S. Wisconsin St., Fall Creek

Cost: $5/child, free for adults and infants under 12 months

Age: All Ages

9:15-10am Sat. Jun. 1

Kids Make Music - Spring Course

Sing, dance, and play instruments. Solo singing is encouraged to develop listening, pitch-matching, and language skills. Classes include a variety of instruments, puppets, and props to enrich the experience. FREE preview class for any new student. Registration open any time during the course (fee prorated).

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 (10 weeks)

Age: Ages 2-4

10am-4pm Sat. Jun. 1

The Great Big Hullabaloo: A Dynamic Day of Kid-Centric Fun

The most dynamic day of kid-centric and family-focused fun to ever hit the Chippewa Valley! An amazing, interactive whirlwind of music, art, science, technology, theater, dance, and performances in ten major spaces of the Pablo Center – all geared for creative, curious, community-loving kids and their grownups!

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 for Kids (3-12); $15 for adults (13+); FREE for kids 2 and under

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Jun. 1

National Trails Day

Enjoy a free day on the Red Cedar Trail. Activities include: fishing, biking, bike tune-ups, equipment rental booth, bike safety, prizes, snacks and more. “Snake Discovery” is back again this year featuring turtles, salamanders, and snakes. Yoga class in the park will be held at 9am.

Riverside Park - Red Cedar Trail Depot Hwy 29, Menomonie

10am-5pm Sat. Jun. 1

Himalayan Yoga and Meditation

Buddhist Meditation Master, Khenpo Karma Tenkyong, will offer lessons on Himalayan yoga movements and breathing techniques to prepare our bodies for meditation through stimulating our nervous and circulatory systems, and improving our breathing and flexibility.

Ridgeland Area Community Center 200 Diamond Streen, Ridgeland

Cost: $30/day $60/entire weekend

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Jun. 1

June Bloom Wine & Food Event

Enjoy a long weekend of romance and adventure on the Great River Road Wine Trail! This special event presents ample opportunities to sample fine food and wine, from Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa. Each winery on the Great River Road Wine Trail will feature their award winning wines and ciders paired with an array of local foods designed with gourmet flair.

Wineries along the Great River Wine Road (see website for exact locations)

Cost: $30 advance tickets, $10 designated drivers

10:30am-12:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

72 Annual Clear Water Kiwanis Doll and Pet Parade

Children, their families, and pets are welcome to dress up as their heroes and march in this 72 year Eau Claire tradition. Parade starts in Owen Park at 11:30am and ends at the Bandshell. Registration begins at 10:30am, and there will be pre-parade family entertainment and food vendors. Prizes will be awarded for creativity.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-12

10:30-11am Sat. Jun. 1

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. Dotters will have donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary).

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

11am-1pm Sat. Jun. 1

Puppy Social

Pet Food Plus/Paws & Claws welcomes you to bring your puppy to socialize & play with other puppies in a friendly & controlled environment. Puppies 2 to 6 months are welcome. Please bring with you up to date vaccination records.

Paws & Claws Total Dog 3800 Old Town Hall Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

noon-4pm Sat. Jun. 1

Get Hooked on Fishing

Enjoy the DNR free day of fishing at Erickson Park, where kids can receive free fishing instruction. Rod and Gun Club members will be on-site to provide free fishing equipment, bait, and instruction and tips. Learn how to cast, tie on hooks, and clean your catch.

Erickson Park, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

noon-1:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Tea Blending with River Prairie Apothecary

A variety of locally grown and wildcrafted herbs to help you craft a blend of your very own. You have the option of brewing your tea and having your leaves read for an additional $5.

The Broom & Crow 106 E. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $20

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Downtown Eau Claire Food & History Tour

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.

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

Cost: $65/person

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Downtown Chippewa Falls Food & History Tour

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 Chippewa Falls and the restaurants. A perfect mix of food, culture and fun.

Chippewa Falls Area Chamber of Commerce 10 South Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $65/person

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sat. Jun. 1

Live Music: Sam Weaver

Combining Blues, Country, Rock n’ Roll, Swing, and Soul influences, Sam Weaver produces a compelling brew of Americana music. Wine, cheese, and snacks available for purchase. Feel free to bring a chair to this outdoor event. No beverage carry-in allowed.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sat. Jun. 1

Autumn Harvest Winery Outdoor Concerts

Autumn Harvest Winery hosts a wide array of local favorite and touring musicians at these summer concerts. Wine, cheese, and snacks available for purchase. Feel free to bring a chair to this outdoor event. No beverage carry-in allowed.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE to attend

Age: All Ages

3-6pm Sat. Jun. 1

Mark Healey & Jim Schuh Duo

Mark has been in the world famous band Badfinger since 1986, and his CD Inside Out is getting airplay in 55 countries. Jim played in his band Schuh Fly from 2012 to present. Mark and Jim perform a variety of classic rock songs. Artists covered include Badfinger, Beatles, Buddy Holly, etc.

Hill House Bar & Grill 910 Co. Hwy X, Boyd

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

4-5:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Y Rep Presents: Charlotte's Web

Sit back and relax as the Y-Rep Productions cast entertains you with their versions of classic children’s stories. You’ll recognize some familiar elements and also discover a whole new side of the show.

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

Cost: Adult $10, Youth $5

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Jun. 1

Ian Alexy at Together Farms Burger Nights

Ian’s musical styles include rock n roll, folk, blues, indie-rock and pop. He is also a member of the Americana duo Hobo Nephews Of Uncle Frank. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Food priced at $10-25

6pm Sat. Jun. 1

Northern Lights Cowboys Football Games

The Cowboys, who play their games at Carson Park Stadium, are part of the Northern Lights football league.

Carson Park - Football Stadium East Half Moon Drive, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Y Rep Presents: Charlotte's Web

Sit back and relax as the Y-Rep Productions cast entertains you with their versions of classic children’s stories. You’ll recognize some familiar elements and also discover a whole new side of the show.

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

Cost: Adult $10, Youth $5

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Jun. 1

"3 of 7" Cathy Reitz Trio

"3 of 7" the Cathy Reitz Trio, features Cathy on vocals and Melodica and 2 of her favorite musicians, Jeff Reitz on woodwinds and Emily Watkins on guitar and vocals. Our entertaining song list starts in 1920 and travels to 2019, including The Great American Songbook.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Sat. Jun. 1

Live Music: Root Tappers

Root Tappers, an Eau Claire based acoustic-electric trio. Performing both originals and covers, Root Tappers plays folk, blues, country, and Americana. Eclectic, rootsy, and entertaining.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Jun. 1

On Tour: Jelly Roll

Jelly Roll is a touring rapper from Nashville. He'll be joined by Jake LaCoste.

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

Cost: $30adv, $35door

Age: 21+

7-9pm Sat. Jun. 1

Live Music: Cathy Reitz

Cathy and her band 7Swing was just named one of the top 3 bands in the Chippewa Valley by Volume One.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Sat. Jun. 1

Her Crooked Heart

Her Crooked Heart is currently touring in support of their forthcoming album, "To Love To Leave To Live." Hailed by PopMatters, Substream Magazine, and Minnesota Public Radio. The quartet’s set will feature instruments that range from vintage synths and classical guitars to cello and woodwind, in addition to stunning four-part harmonies.

Pine Hollow Audio County Z and Rock Falls Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

7:05pm Sat. Jun. 1

Eau Claire Express vs Duluth Huskies

The Eau Claire Express play against the Duluth Huskies.

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

7:05pm Sat. Jun. 1

Eau Claire Express 2019 Season

Catch a local baseball match featuring the Eau Claire express. Full of activities for kids, food, beverages, and more. Check out their website for details about nightly promotions.

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

8:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Live Music: 40 Fingers

The area's favorite dance band is back with your songs from the 60's on up to today. Enjoy a pizza and your preferred beverage, then hit the dance floor and shake your groove thang.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $2

Age: 21+

8:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Irie Minds Live

At it’s core, Irie Minds is all about jammin’, good vibes, and getting people on their feet. Formed in Minnesota, this reggae/rock 6-piece never fails to bring infectious grooves that you can’t help but dance to

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5adv, $10door

9pm Sat. Jun. 1

Live Music: Flaming Doublewides's Beach Party Bonanza

Kick off the summer with a beach party hosted by Flaming Doublewides, featuring tiki drinks, surfer tunes, hula hoopers, a limbo contest, and more. Island attire (Hawaiian shirts, flip-flops, grass skirts, leis) encouraged.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

9:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Live Music: Cragars

The Cragars are a party band ready to rock. From oldies to newbies, they play a healthy mix of Rock N Roll music mixed with some country, hip hop, and original music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 06/01/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets