Events For 06/15/2019

7:30am-1pm Sat. Jun. 15

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. 15

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-5pm Sat. Jun. 15

Flags 4 the Fallen Scrap Metal Drive

Located on the Coleman St. side of the high school, the bin is open for drop offs until winter, but the kick off drive is only two days. Please consider supporting Flags 4 the Fallen's trip to Europe this June to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

Chippewa Falls High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

9am-4pm Sat. Jun. 15

16th Annual Leinenkugel's Family Reunion

Head to the Leinenkugel lodge for beer, food, live music, tours, giveways, and a meet & greet with the Leinenkugels.

Leinie Lodge 124 E. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am Sat. Jun. 15

5th Annual Blue Ox Music Festival

Located under the tall pines and hardwoods in Wisconsin, the Blue Ox Music Festival welcomes thousands of bluegrass, roots, and Americana music fans to the heart of Paul Bunyan country.

Whispering Pines Campground 5024 Crescent Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $105 to $205

Age: All Ages and Family Friendly

9am-noon Sat. Jun. 15

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

9am Sat. Jun. 15

Chippewa Valley Volkswagen Club, VW Show, Swap, Campout & Cruise

On Friday, a car Cruise will depart from show grounds at 7pm followed by a Cookout at the show grounds. BYO beverage & main dish or meat to grill. FREE camping at the show grounds Friday & Saturday night. On Saturday there will be a Volkswagen car show from 9am-2:30pm. Featuring the 50th Anniversary of Herbie the Love Bug! 

Pioneer Park Hwy 37 & 85 Porterville Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per VW entrant or $2 for spectators

Age: All Ages

9-10am Sat. Jun. 15

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-3:30pm Sat. Jun. 15

Watercolor Sale

Local watercolor Priscillamae Olson will be having a sale of her original artwork. All prices are greatly reduced.

2317 Damon Street, Eau Claire

10am Sat. Jun. 15

Special Storytime for Kids: The Resting Tree

Local author Tina Agnes is celebrating the release of her new children's book, The Resting Tree, with a special story time. In her new book, main character Tommie, struggles to find where she belongs. Tina’s writing is based on her wild, deep connection to her family’s farm and animals.

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

10am-2pm Sat. Jun. 15

Wine and Craft Sale

Admission comes with the purchase of any glass of wine.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

10am-5pm Sat. Jun. 15

45th Annual Parade of Homes

This year tour 15 new homes and 3 remodeled homes (new for 2019! at the Parade of Homes presented by Great American Fireplace. Event runs June 8 - 15th with remodeling entries open June 8 and 9th. Tickets are available online.

Throughout the Chippewa Valley (Eau Claire, Chippewa Falls, Altoona and Bloomer)

Cost: $8 through June 7th, $10 after June 7th

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Jun. 15

Weekend Brunch: Brady Didion

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Brady Didion from 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and from the bar pick from a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Jun. 15

Quilt Fabric Sale

Purging quilt fabric stash. Fat quarters, half yard, full yard, multi-yard lengths. Quality cotton batik, calico, Christmas, kids, prints, solids. Some flannels. Remnants organized by color or theme, at deep discount. Some fabric panels.

2509 Melmar Court, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Sat. Jun. 15

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-3pm Sat. Jun. 15

Youth Artist Workshop

Enhance your creativity and arts ability at the YMCA as we host an artist mentor on the third Saturday of each month. This instructor will lead a small group of students in a project of their own design. You will not want to miss this opportunity to express your creativity.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $30, Community $42

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Sat. Jun. 15

Earthing Group

Earthing is a movement centered around connecting to the earth's natural energy for vibrant health. Stand barefoot on the earth for 20 minutes with others looking to ground themselves.

Phoenix Park, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sat. Jun. 15

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-2pm Sat. Jun. 15

Sampled By Turtles: Beer Tasting & Social Ride

Join SHIFT Cyclery at High Noon for a social ride and tasting of Bent Paddle Brewing Co.'s "Trampled American Golden Ale." This beer is the result of a collaboration between Bent Paddle and Trampled by Turtles, who are playing at this year's Blue Ox Music Festival. Social ride followed by tasting and snacks.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

noon-3pm Sat. Jun. 15

The En Avant School of Dance Recital 2019

En Avant School of Dance Recital 2019. See a variety of dance performances including Ballet, Tap, Jazz, and Modern Improvisation, from toddlers in tiaras to award winning competition teams. Join us in celebrating 38 years of dance in the Chippewa Valley!

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10. Age 6 and up, $0.75 Children 5 and under

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Jun. 15

Testimony Day: A Day of Stories and Music

Enjoy a day of music and praise as you hear the stories of several generations of local people tell how God has changed their lives. Music by CollECtive Choir (Gospel and Hip Hop), and Wesleyan Worship Band (contemporary praise). Receive prayer afterward from a multi-church prayer team.

Owen Park Bandshell 1st Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Jun. 15

Kaleidoscopes and Rootbeer Floats

Make your own kaleidoscope and enjoy a rootbeer float.

Valley Art Gallery & Gifts 304 N. Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15

Age: Adults and children 8+

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jun. 15

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. 15

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. 15

Live Music: Dan Zerr

Dan is a versatile musician with diverse musical tastes, anywhere from folk and bluegrass to pop and rock. His solo shows feature music from a variety of your favorite artists as well as his own material, including songs from his 2014 release “Guacamole, Macaroni and Cheese”.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sat. Jun. 15

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

2-3pm Sat. Jun. 15

Beginner’s Tarot for All-Ages Class

Learn about the history and practice of tarot as well as a spread or two to start you out on your journey. Bring your own deck or purchase one at The Broom & Crow before class starts.

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

Cost: $10

2:30-4:30pm Sat. Jun. 15

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

The public is invited to a free screening of "The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part" at the Augusta Memorial Public Library.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-7pm Sat. Jun. 15

Live Music: 40 Fingers

Come by boat, bike or car, but come on over for a fun afternoon that's fit for the whole family - food, drink, great rock and roll that you and the kids and the old folks can all dance to.

Lynda's Lakeshore Resort 1017 24 1/2 25th St, Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Jun. 15

Cruise In 2019 Summer Series Car Shows

Vintage, Muscle, Classic, Rat Rod and motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to participate in and attend our Annual Cruise In 2019 Summer Series Car Shows! Check out unique shops and restaurants including Olson's Ice Cream and Chippewa Candy Shop for special treats. Don't forget the DJ Music by John Davies.

Chippewa Falls Main Street downtown 514 North Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Free to public and vehicle owners

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Sat. Jun. 15

Justin Jay Arnold at Together Farms Burger Nights

Singer/songwriter Justin Jay Arnold returns for a night of all-original music with sandpapered vocals and genuine lyrics of a performer. 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. 15

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

6-10pm Sat. Jun. 15

Stefan Geisinger Band

After hearing B.B. King live at the Regal, a then-17 Geisinger picked up a guitar and dug deep into the roots of Blues music. Enjoy Delicious food, drinks, and rockin' blues music.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:35pm Sat. Jun. 15

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

7pm Sat. Jun. 15

Live Music: Davey J & Friends

Davey J & Friends brings a rotating cast to the stage, performing originals, rock, Americana, and folk like no one else can. Stop by for rollin' rhythms, good times, and songs to remember. 20 years of performing brings a uniquely freewheeling but tight performance style of the combo.

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

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Sat. Jun. 15

Live Music: Hemma

Hemma is the nickname turned moniker of contemporary performance artist Hannah Hebl. She writes original songs that float melodies characterized by Hymnals and American Country music, while sustaining a penchant for modernity in her use of a beat machine and synthesized sounds.

Brewery Nonic 621 4th St. W, Menomonie

7pm Sat. Jun. 15

Summer Concerts at the Potter's Shed

Enjoy live music by regional and national bands at the coolest outdoor music venue in Northwest Wisconsin. Concerts every Friday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day and a few extra nights for good measure. The Shed is family friendly so…

The Potters Shed 260 Indulstrial Blvd, Shell lake

Cost: $5 normally, some concerts are $10; Children under 14 are FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Jun. 15

Mid-Life The Crisis Musical

A series of scenes and sketches poke fun at the “joys” of growing older, including the frustrations of mammograms, love handles, weekend warriors, and proctology exams.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $24 GA, $14 for ages 13-17 or college with ID, $20 for seniors

8-9pm Sat. Jun. 15

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented by members of the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the CVAS website for this week's topic and target audience. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory S1 County Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free, donations accepted.

8pm Sat. Jun. 15

Hawt Scott Show

The Hawt Scott Show will play tonight. Doors open at 8pm.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Sat. Jun. 15

Live Music: The Thundermen

The Thundermen return to Sammy's for song, dance and pizza.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $2

Age: 21+

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Jun. 15

Late Night Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

Jeremy Boettcher has performed around the world, and toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar. He is joined by good friend and incredible talent, Josh Gallagher, on the piano.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Jun. 15

Variety Sound & Entertainment

Variety Sound & Entertainment (VSE) will be playing at America's Best Value Inn the entire month of June.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. Jun. 15

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Members of the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society sponsor public observing sessions on clear Saturdays May though October (except 8/6/16). Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours. Come out and enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city.

Hobbs Observatory S1 County Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Ongoing Events For 06/15/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets