Events For 07/17/2019

Wed. Jul. 17

Rock Fest

A massive rock n' roll festival featuring national and international performers. There will be tons of performances and exhibitions at various other stages and venues of the park. Featured headliners include Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Evanesence with many other performances throughout the weekend.

Rock Fest Grounds 24447 County Hwy S, Cadott

Cost: See website for ticket packages and prices

6-7am Wed. Jul. 17

Alive by 715

A workout group for everyone, regardless of fitness level. Get ready to smile and sweat.

Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Wed. Jul. 17

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

9am Wed. Jul. 17

One Million Cups

An event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Eau Claire. The coffee is encouraged.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

9am-9:59pm Wed. Jul. 17

Spacesuit and Saturn V Lego Rocket Display

Designed and built by UW-Stout Professor Dr. Alan Scott. The Public is welcome to take a closer look or take a selfie on the "Moon". This display is part of a month-long series of programs celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:30-11:30am Wed. Jul. 17

Lily Pad Lab's Little Summer Camp

Spend time doing activities from all your favorite Lily Pad Lab Classes: Tiny Scientists, Test Kitchen, Meaning Messes and Music and Motor! Sensory fun, art, science, gardening, snacking, and more. Group activities, stations, story times, games and a healthy snack.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for 1 day

Age: Ages 2-6

9:30-11am Wed. Jul. 17

Play 'N' Learn Playgroup

A fun, interactive experience for children and caregivers to enjoy together. Registration is encouraged but not required. Activities include sensory experiences, crafts, music/movement, story and snack time.

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County 4800 Golf Rd., Suite 450, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Children 0-7 and their grown-ups

9:30-10:15am Wed. Jul. 17

Babies Make Music - Class

Caregivers and babies will learn rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, action songs and dances that stimulate your baby’s natural response to music. Classes include a variety of instruments, puppets, and props to enrich the experience.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 for 10 weeks

Age: 3 months to toddler

10am-4pm Wed. Jul. 17

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

10am Wed. Jul. 17

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 25¢ admission

10am-5pm Wed. Jul. 17

Hands for Hospice Golf Outing

The Community Foundation of Dunn County hosts this 3rd Annual Hands for Hospice Golf Outing to support Hospice services in the community.

Whitetail Golf Course E8414 760th, Colfax

Cost: $100 per golfer

10:30am-8pm Wed. Jul. 17

2019 Classic Golf Outing

American Lutheran Communities is sponsoring its annual Summer Classic Golf Outing at The Valley Golf Course in Mondovi! The 4-person scramble will include a lunch and dinner buffet for golfers. Raffles, golf games and a hole-in-one contest will also occur throughout the 18 holes of play.

The Valley Golf Course S80 Golf Road, Mondovi

Cost: $70

10:30-11am Wed. Jul. 17

Super Small Science: Planet Painting

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments! This week's activity is planet painting.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:15am Wed. Jul. 17

Toddlers Make Music - Class

Caregivers and toddlers will learn rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, action songs and dances that stimulate your toddlers’s natural response to music. Classes include a variety of instruments, puppets, and props to enrich the experience. Registration ongoing as long as space is available. New families are invited to schedule a free preview class.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 10-week course

Age: Ages 1 to 2

11-11:45am Wed. Jul. 17

Party in the Park

Weather permitting, the Chippewa Falls Library will host a gathering at the stage in Riverfront Park for active games, parachute play, music and movement fun.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

11-11:30am Wed. Jul. 17

Get Up & Go: Kiddo Yoga

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard! This week's activity is kiddo yoga with a certified children's yoga instructor from Wright Way Yoga.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11:30am-1:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

2019 Downtown Wellness Walk

Enjoy a scenic route with colleagues and other Chamber members while you take in some of the downtown sights like the downtown murals, Sculpture Tour Eau Claire, Phoenix Park, downtown development and the trail along the Chippewa River. Check in anytime and walk at your own pace.

Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce 101 N Farwell St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

Science or Sci-Fi?

Explore the bizarre, unexplained or just plain weird throughout the universe!

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

1:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

Half Pint & Oscar

Professional clowns entertain the whole family with silly antics and physical comedy. Tickets are required for entrance. Free tickets are available one week in advance of each program.

Cost: FREE

3-4pm Wed. Jul. 17

Let's Get Cooking: Rice Krispies

Learn about healthy snacks and basic food prep skills! You'll be able to take the tasty treat you create home with you, along with the lessons learned. This week's recipe is rice krispies. Drop in anytime during the one-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Jul. 17

Knit Night

Knit Night, also known as Knit Club, is open to the public. Knit, crochet, embroider, bead, or bring any craft you like. Visit with like-minded folks, share and show off your project, bring snacks and get crafty. All are welcome. No purchase necessary.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Jul. 17

Wine and Bingo Night

Drinks, prizes and fun. A night of booze and bingo.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-7:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

Dove Healthcare Summer Concert Series

Bring a lawn chair for night of food, fun, and music in the courtyard. Held rain or shine. All local musicians.

Dove Healthcare 3656 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Jul. 17

Summer Soup 'Shots'

Learn to make soup shots that taste like some favorite summer cocktails - minus the alcohol. Sangrita Soup, Cucumber Mojito, and Pina Colada.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

6-9pm Wed. Jul. 17

Lakely Loves: Foraged Foods

A dinner that celebrates and showcases some of the best ingredients indigenous to the Midwest, gathered by local foragers and farmers. Chef Eric Mendoza and his team will curate a special six-course dinner highlighting these ingredients.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $65

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

Amp Quiz Trivia at Back 40 Dining & Cocktails

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Back 40 Dining & Cocktails 19037 State Hwy 40, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

Rock'N On the River Summer Concert Series

Every Wednesday night at the River Prairie park in Altoona you can enjoy live music. Shows start at 6:30pm and food trucks will be onsite. June 12: The Thundermen June 19: Sage June 26: Drivin Miss Dixie July 3: HGT Band July 10: JFT Band July 17: Rada Rada July 24: 40 Fingers July 31: Transistor Radio Aug. 7: Poor Man’s Ridge Aug. 14: Big Bang Aug. 21: Jim Herrick & Friends Aug. 28: The Thundermen

River Prairie Park 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

Ski Sprites Water Ski Show

A Wisconsin tradition, everyone should spend at least one night at the beach, watching the Ski Sprites perform on the water. Concessions available.

Lake Altoona County Beach 604 Beach Rd., Altoona

Cost: FREE event admission, but a $5/car Eau Claire county parking permit is required

Age: All ages

6:30-7pm Wed. Jul. 17

House Concerts at the Ager Museum

The Ager Museum hosts house concerts every 3rd Wednesday.  July 17th: Holzman Nyckelharpa Duo Aug 21st: Perdenosi Quartet plays Glazunov Sept 18th: Rob Kutcha plays Ole Bull Oct 16th: Bruce Sorenson + Robin Fossum + Mari Carlson

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, FREE for students

7pm Wed. Jul. 17

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 17

Amp Quiz Trivia at Wayside Bar and Grill

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Wayside Bar & Grill 18091 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 17

Amp Quiz Trivia at Ray's Place

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Ray’s Place 838 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

Building and Testing a Mars Lander

Intended for elementary age youth. Bring a hot glue gun and sticks. A parent or guardian must help with the hot gluing. Deadline to register is June 25. Email to register.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE (Pre-registration is required by June 25th)

Age: Elementary

7pm Wed. Jul. 17

Eau Claire Cavaliers Baseball

See a hometown baseball game with the Eau Claire Cavaliers baseball team. Their primary location is Carson Park Stadium, but check their website for information and update about upcoming games.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 adults; $1 students 18 & under; children 5 & under FREE; season ticket options available

Age: All ages

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 17

Live Jazz on The Plus Patio

The Plus proudly hosts live jazz every Wednesday, all summer long. Relax and enjoy their outdoor patio-connected to both The Plus and The Rev in downtown Eau Claire, with some of the most talented musicians in the Chippewa Valley. Free and all ages.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 17

Dj Trivia at the Sheeley House

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 17

Chippewa Valley Roller Derby Boot Camp

Join the CVRD! No skating experienced needed. They have the gear, skates, and knowledge to get you rolling. Summer Boot Camp practices are designed to help new members feel confident on 8 wheels.

National Guard Armory 1730 North Lane, Eau Claire

Age: 18+

7pm Wed. Jul. 17

Music at the Potters 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…

Potters Shed 260 Industrial Blvd., Shell Lake

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Wed. Jul. 17

Open Mic Night

Grab your guitar, drums, bass, fiddle, harmonica, poem or best jokes and join us for an Open Mic Night hosted by Jake & Dani from Rock Creek Song Dogs. All performers welcome to join. Average performance is 2-4 songs or about 15-20 minutes.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

Eau Claire Municipal Band Summer Concert Season

Listen to high quality, free entertainment by the oldest musical organization in Eau Claire. From traditional Sousa marches, patriotic melodies, pop, jazz, rock, and soundtracks, there is something for everyone's listening pleasure.

Owen Park Bandshell 1st Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-10:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

Eau Claire Bears Baseball

See a hometown baseball game with the Eau Claire Bears. Their primary home field is in Cinder City Park in Altoona, but confirm with their website schedule to see where upcoming games are being played.

Field Location Varies By Game

Age: All ages

7:30-9:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

Swing Dance lessons and dancing

Learn the basic steps and turns in Swing followed by a practice dance. All levels of dancers are welcome to attend. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person, $8 Moose members and Students

Age: 18+

8pm Wed. Jul. 17

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Johnny Pemberton

A comedian, actor, writer, mildly knowledgeable gardener, reggae enthusiast, and friend to both insects and mammals. Johnny is a nationally touring comedian and host of the vanguard podcast “LIVE to TAPE” on Starburns Audio. He was born and raised in Rochester Minnesota. He lives in Los Angeles.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 advance, $15 door

9pm Wed. Jul. 17

Bennyoke

Come to Bennyoke every Wednesday and Sunday and sing your favorite karaoke songs.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 07/17/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Lion King Week

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Jul. 19, noon-7pm

T-Ball 1

Every Monday, Wednesday until Jul. 22, 5:30-8:30pm

Events with Tickets