Events For 08/03/2019

Sat. Aug. 3

US Open Chainsaw Sculpture Championship

The world's best carvers create one-of-a-kind sculptures with an award ceremony and auction on Sunday. Family activities & inflatables. Friday night features a social night with entertainment, sculpture auction, and pizza, beer, and wine. Sue Orfield band plays before the awards ceremony on Sunday. Full schedule online.

Paul Bunyan Logging Camp Museum 1110 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Thursday, FREE; Friday-Sunday, Adults, $6/one day, $12/event; kids ages 6-17 FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Sat. Aug. 3

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-2pm Sat. Aug. 3

Adult & Pediatric CPR/AED/First Aid

Teach participants the knowledge and skills needed to give immediate care to an injured or ill person and to decide whether advanced medical care is needed.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $70, Community $95

Age: 15+

9am-1pm Sat. Aug. 3

Bogart's Doughnut Saturdays at Northbound Supply Co.

Back by popular demand after the last two wildly successful donut pop-up events, Bogarts Doughnuts from Minneapolis will be at Northbound Supply Co. hosting a pop-up donut shop every Saturday in summer starting June. 29. There will probably be a line, so get there early.

Northbound Supply Co 215 North Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: Donuts priced a la carte

9-10am Sat. Aug. 3

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

10am-1pm Sat. Aug. 3

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Seeger 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

10:30-11am Sat. Aug. 3

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. 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

Cost: FREE

11am-1pm Sat. Aug. 3

Live Music: Christy Anna Gilbertson

Christy Anna Gilbertson kicks off the Saturday Morning Acoustic at the new location of Caffe Tempo on the Southside. A beautiful voice and great guitar playing.

Caffe Tempo 2530 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Sat. Aug. 3

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

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Aug. 3

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

2-3:30pm Sat. Aug. 3

Beginner's All-Ages Tarot Class

Aimee will teach the history and practice of tarot as well as a spread or two to start you on your journey. Bring your own deck or purchase one at The Broom & Crow before class starts. Decks suitable for children and adults. Deck prices vary.

The Broom & Crow, LLC 106 East Grand Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Sat. Aug. 3

Family Night in the Park

Centered in Phoenix Park, the festival highlights family life in Downtown and the City of Eau Claire. Activities include sports, demonstrations, vendors, and an outdoor movie on a giant inflatable screen.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Aug. 3

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Sam Tallent at The Plus

Known for whip-quick wit and rollicking improvisations, Sam Tallent is one of the sharpest, most original rising talents in comedy today. He has opened for Dave Chappelle, Dana Carvey, and Hannibal Buress. He won his roast battle on Comedy Central, appeared on the Chris Gethard Show, and has been published on VICE.com.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5adv, $10door

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

7pm Sat. Aug. 3

Live Music: Songa

In Songa, you will hear the eclectic American influences of jazz, blues, Latino, folk and bluegrass, instrumentally woven together with acoustic guitars, ukulele, percussion, harmonica and prominent vocal harmonies.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Aug. 3

Late Night Jazz: Josh Gallagher Trio

Josh Gallagher is a native of Eau Claire, WI. In 2002, he went to Berklee College of music in Boston, MA on full scholarship.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm-1am Sat. Aug. 3

Live Music: Shootin' Jack Band

Shootin' Jack is a versatile, 4-piece band based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin that plays covers of crowd-favorite songs in nearly every genre. Their roots run deep and dirty in classic rock and blues, but they just love to play music of any kind.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Aug. 3

Flaming Doublewides Rock Your Birkenstocks

The Chippewa Valley’s deep-fried, fit to be tied, swamp-rockin, blues-honkin, large and in charge, retro-billy blast from a soulful yet greasy yet groove-driven planet of bourbon, barbecue and tube-amp distortion return to the friendly confines of the Mousetrap Tavern.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Aug. 3

Variety Sound and Entertainment

Variety Sound and Entertainment, also known as VSE, will be wrapping the summer in O'Leary's every Friday and Saturday night in August. Bring your friends and family out for some karaoke and music at your request.

Americas Best Value Inn-O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 08/03/2019

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