Events For 08/07/2019

6-7am Wed. Aug. 7

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

6:30am-9pm Wed. Aug. 7

First Wednesday Wine Pairing Dinner

Forage teams up with William the Eau Claire Wine Guy to offer four courses paired with four wines. The August menu is: Cantaloupe salad with tarragon; Cold mint/carrot soup withcashew cream; Tomato/zucchini fritters, sorrel & cucumber dip; Sweet corn panna cotta & blackberries.

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

Cost: $45

7:30am-1pm Wed. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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

9:30-11am Wed. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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

10:30-11:15am Wed. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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

1-6pm Wed. Aug. 7

Soultribe Healing

Akashic Reiki: Leslie will peer into your Soul Book in the Akashic Records to answer your most burning questions. Receive messages from your Spirit Guides, deities, and ancestors. Reiki: Leslie channels positive energy into your body's…

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

Cost: $10+

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Wed. Aug. 7

Family Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions in this open lab time for families.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, The Dabble Box 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4pm Wed. Aug. 7

Driftless Stargazing

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission with Driftless Stargazing's presentation of "Giant Steps: the Moon Landing."

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Wed. Aug. 7

Basic Car Care

Learn basic car care tips in this free class taught by driving instructor Ken Sigurdson. Please contact the library to pre-register. Please dress for the weather as a part of this class will be in the library parking lot. Geared toward new drivers, teen drivers or anyone interested in basic car care

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 15 years and up

5-8pm Wed. Aug. 7

Sports Camp

Bible lessons and songs are paralleled with spiritual lessons that are reinforced in sports. Sport Options: Basketball, Dance, Flag Football, Outdoor Recreation – Fishing, Soccer, and Team 45 (sports skills for 4-5 year olds). Sports Camp is held in partnership with the Hmong Alliance Church.

Menomonie Alliance Church 502 21st St. N, Menomonie

Cost: $15 for the week

Age: Ages 4-12

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Aug. 7

Cardio in the Park

If you enjoy getting active and being outdoors while getting your heart pumping, this class is for you. This class combines fitness and exploring the beauty of River Prairie Park all in one.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adult (16+)

6-8pm Wed. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

Modern Succulents

Take a night off and spend it creating a modern vertical succulent planter, to add a bit of personality to your home. Just bring yourself and some enthusiasm to get your hands a little dirty. Your ticket includes necessary supplies, the finished product and refreshments.

Lakeview Floral 1802A Stout Rd., Menomonie

Cost: $40

Age: 16+

6-8pm Wed. Aug. 7

Hop & Barrel Tasting Event

Join the Growler Guys for a tasting event with Hop & Barrel. Adi, Hop & Barrel's new brewery rep will be on site to talk about all of their brews. Get $1 off of Hop & Barrel pints, and get a ticket for swag drawings every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-7pm Wed. Aug. 7

Eau Claire Folk Tapes Sing-Along

Join Eau Claire Folk Tapes for a sing-along that features folk songs written by local musicians and authors, Sarah Olson, Nick Butler, and BJ Hollars. Great for all ages, the musicians will teach each song to the audience and lyrics/chords will be provided. If you are so inclined, bring a guitar or other instruments to join in the music making.

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

6-8pm Wed. Aug. 7

Wednesday Night Bingo

Drink special & fun prizes.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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

6:35pm Wed. Aug. 7

Eau Claire Express vs Bismark Larks

The Eau Claire Express play against the Bismark Larks.

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 Wed. Aug. 7

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

7-10pm Wed. Aug. 7

Classic Country Jam

Hosted by the "Bear Creek Boys" (Bear Creek Band w/steel guitar), this jam invites singers, musicians, or bands to perform their favorite classic country hits with or without the backup band. Backline provided but please bring your axe. The public is invited.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

Giant Steps

Discover the story of Apollo 11 and how they made the first landing on the moon 50 years ago. John Heasley of Driftless Stargazing will present. John volunteers as a Solar System Ambassador Master Teacher with NASA.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Wed. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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. Aug. 7

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+

7-8:30pm Wed. Aug. 7

Women Writers on Wednesday with Deb Peterson

Delaney Green (Deb Peterson) lives in Eau Claire. Her historical fantasy novels feature Jem Connolly, an 18th century girl who works with a London physician, studies with Benjamin Franklin, and simmers with inherited magic.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free tickets online

7pm Wed. Aug. 7

August 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

7:30pm Wed. Aug. 7

Justin Hayward

Having chalked up fifty years at the peak of the music and entertainment industry, Justin Hayward’s voice has been heard the world over. Known principally as the vocalist, lead guitarist and composer for the Moody Blues, his is an enduring talent that has helped to define the times in which he worked.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $70

7:30pm Wed. Aug. 7

Bon Iver "i,i" Pre-Release Listening Party

With Bon Iver's new album 'I,I' being released August 30th, The Local Store has been chosen as one of a select few stores worldwide to host our very own listening party of the vinyl test pressing ahead of the release date. Drawings, giveaways, and more!

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

Cost: FREE

8-9:30pm Wed. Aug. 7

Stranger Things Trivia Night at The Plus

How much do you love Stranger Things? All of tonight's questions will be about the hit Netflix Series. Play alone, or put a team together and show off. Prizes for winning teams!

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Wed. Aug. 7

Comedian Patrick Hastie

Clear Water Comedy of Eau Claire presents Patrick Hastie, recently featured on The Chive, College Humor and Laugh Spin. Hastie, a comedian from Brooklyn, NY, tours all over the country, performs in festivals, and co-produces the popular monthly show Jackknife Comedy.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Wed. Aug. 7

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 08/07/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets