Events For 08/10/2019

Sat. Aug. 10

Ashley For the Arts

Ashley for the Arts was established by Ashley Furniture to entertain and inspire the entire family, promote the works of artists from across the globe, and raise funds to support humanity. Lots of live music, hot air balloon launch, car show, fireworks, inflatables, youth art area, playground, and much more.

Memorial Park, Arcadia

Cost: $10 for 3 Days

Sat. Aug. 10

15th Annual Irish Fest

Featuring performances by Skerryvore, We Banjo 3, Screaming Orphans, Gaelic Storm, Seo Linn, Cannia, Athas, Seamus Kennedy, and Ian Gould. Events include a harp stage, cultural tent, "Wee Folks Arena", highland games, genealogy tent, and so much more.

La Crosse Irish Fest Grounds 615 2nd St N, La Crosse

Cost: $12 one day pass, $22 three day pass

6:30am Sat. Aug. 10

Leinenkugel's Pure Water Days Races

Pure Water Days is a weekend long festival for the entire family, which is held each year in Chippewa Falls. The Leinenkugel’s Pure Water Days races are held at the Chippewa Valley Family YMCA. There is a 1/2 mile, a 4 mile, and a 1/2 marathon option. Spaghetti Feed the night before at 5:30pm.

Chippewa Falls YMCA 611 Jefferson Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Price Varies

Age: All Ages

7am-10pm Sat. Aug. 10

Pioneer Days

Hosted by the Chippewa Valley Antique Engine & Model Club. Features historical displays of craftsmanship as well as steam engines, tractor pulls, flea market, silent auction, pancake breakfast, kids events, chicken dinners, parades and an antique and classic car swap meet/show. Full schedule online.

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

Cost: $7 GA; children 10 and under get in FREE

7:30am-1pm Sat. Aug. 10

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. Aug. 10

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-2pm Sat. Aug. 10

Colfax Municipal Building Thrift Sale

Fundraiser for the addition of an elevator & improved handicap entrance to the Colfax Municipal Building, the location of The Cozy Theater.

Colfax Fairgrounds East Railroad Ave, Colfax

Cost: $1/lb of clothing; free-will donation for item or marked

Age: All Ages

9am-2:30pm Sat. Aug. 10

Babysitter Training

Prepares students in grades 6-8 safety skills for when they are home alone, watching younger siblings or babysitting. Students learn life-saving skills such as how to rescue someone who is choking and helpful information like what to do if there is severe weather. Please bring a bag lunch.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $45, Community $70

Age: Ages 10-15

9-11am Sat. Aug. 10

Saturday Morning Hullabaloo: Kids Concert Series

Hosted by children's entertainer Beth Jean, these open air, interactive concerts will begin with an hour of music and games before a very special featured children's performers take over the park. Families are welcome to come and go as they enjoy the music, Farmers Market, and the Artist Market.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9-11am Sat. Aug. 10

Saturday Morning Hullabaloo: The Jolly Pops

These open air, interactive concerts will begin with an hour of music and games before a very special featured children's performers take over the park. The Jolly Pops are a children’s music and entertainment group made up of a bunch of really happy dads, founded Billy Hartong, sometimes known as "Mr. Billy Goat."

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9am-noon Sat. Aug. 10

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

9-10am Sat. Aug. 10

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-1pm Sat. Aug. 10

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

9am-5pm Sat. Aug. 10

Friends of the Library Ice Cream Social

Free ice cream, games and prizes all day! This annual event is sponsored by the Friends of the Augusta Library.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-5pm Sat. Aug. 10

Pop Up Shop: Nova Creatio by Kim LaRose

Handpainted, custom vintage/antique furniture. Bedroom sets, kitchen table/chairs, dressers, hope chests, night stands, vintage home decor items, original oil paintings, and more.

2623 Edgewood Lane, Eau Claire

9am-9pm Sat. Aug. 10

Oxbeaux III Sidewalk & Store Sale

Stop by The Local Store during Oxbeaux iii (Friday & Saturday) - inside the regular store or at our sidewalk sale right outside the shop - to get 10% OFF storewide PLUS a $5 gift card for any purchase over $50 PLUS a free sticker for any…

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

10am-5:30pm Sat. Aug. 10

Instrument Replay: Instrument Consignment Sale & Concert

Gently used musical instruments, albums and CDs, and home audio equipment will all be available for sale. The sale is followed by a 90-minute concert hosted by Davey J.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

10am-4pm Sat. Aug. 10

4th Annual Red's Back Alley Market

A flea-market style event featuring over six regional makers + curators. Shop locally made Token Jewelry, vintage wears from Prairie La Crosse and chic styles from EC designer Cede. Twin Cities’ Dinosaur Hampton will be on-site doing chainstitch embroidery.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Aug. 10

Diamond School of Dance Grand Opening Celebration

This exciting celebration will be filled with fun activities sprinkled throughout the day including inflatables, face painting, a dance party, door prizes and fun for the whole family.

Diamond School of Dance 2861 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Sat. Aug. 10

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

11-11:30am Sat. Aug. 10

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

noon-5pm Sat. Aug. 10

A Walk in the Woods Looking for Mushrooms

Learn to distinguish edible from poisonous mushrooms and learn how fungi affect the health of the forest. Join Tavis a delightful amateur mycologist from Cumberland, WI. Please bring your own basket for collecting.

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

Cost: Friends $12; Nonmembers $17; Register by 8/6

noon-3pm Sat. Aug. 10

Crow & Full Moon Watercolor Class

Join local artist, Karen Scarseth, for another watercoloring class! This month's theme is all things crow. No artistic skills or painting experience necessary, she's bringing several templates for you to trace and will be with you every step of the way.

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

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

noon Sat. Aug. 10

Wisconsin Baseball Association Regional Tournament

Teams from all around Wisconsin are coming to play in the WBA regional in Altoona for their chance to advance to the state tournament.

Cinder City Park Spooner Ave and 10th St., Altoona

Cost: $5 GA, FREE for kids 12 and under

Age: All Ages

noon Sat. Aug. 10

Wisconsin Baseball Association Regional Tournament

Teams from all around Wisconsin are coming to play in the WBA regional in Altoona for their chance to advance to the state tournament.

Cinder City Park Spooner Ave and 10th St., Altoona

Cost: $5 GA, FREE for kids 12 and under

Age: All Ages

1-2pm Sat. Aug. 10

Native Wildflower Sanctuary Tour

Join members of the Lake Wissota Garden Club for a guided tour. Club members will point out and identify the native wildflowers currently in bloom. Meet at the sanctuary sign/parking lot just south of the duck pond. Guided tours are held the second Saturday of the month through September.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Aug. 10

Brewery Tour

Discover the flavors and tastes of Germany and the Czech Republic at Lazy Monk, Eau Claire’s oldest brewery. You will enjoy a guided visit through the authentic Bier hall with memorabilia from Europe.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $10/person

Age: 21+

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Aug. 10

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. Aug. 10

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

2-8pm Sat. Aug. 10

RiverFest: Pure Water Days

Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Chippewa Falls with Live music by Contradiction and Contingency, Food Trucks, Car Show, Kubb Tournament, Antique, craft and Art vendors, Beer Garden, Kid Zone with giant inflatables, Rock climbing wall, games and prizes. Held rain or shine.

Chippewa Falls Main Street downtown 1 South Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-6pm Sat. Aug. 10

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

3pm Sat. Aug. 10

Oxbeaux III

Downtown Eau Claire’s popular pre-Eaux Claires street concert returns, this time to stand on its own and adding another day of music to the mix. Featured performances by Jenny Lewis, Sanborn/Rosenau (of Sylvan Esso and Volcano Choir) and the Shouting Matches (featuring Justin Vernon, Phil Cook, and Brian + Jill Moen) with even more bands across both days.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 Friday, $25 Saturday, $30 2-day pass

4-4:45pm Sat. Aug. 10

Yoga at the Farm

Join Maria for outdoor yoga. This class is suitable for all levels. Take some time to feel grounded and present in nature and in the community of others. Please bring a mat, water and perhaps some bug spray

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: 15+

5-8pm Sat. Aug. 10

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. Aug. 10

Pure Water Days Music Celebration

As part of Pure Water Days, the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds will host this musical concert featuring Arch Allies (8pm-10pm) and Kris Kroeze (10:30pm-midnight. Beverages available.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Aug. 10

Live Music: The Cathy Reitz Trio

Features Cathy on vocals and 2 of her favorite musicians, Jeff Reitz on woodwinds and Emily Watkins on guitar and vocals. The 3 have been performing together for over 2 years. Their entertaining song list starts in the 1920’s and travels to 2017.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-11pm Sat. Aug. 10

Live Music: Kevin Lombardo

Enjoy a wide variety of music acoustic style. Sit back & relax with one of our many wine options.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8pm Sat. Aug. 10

Live Music: Ditchweed and Friends

Local icon Richard Ditchweed has logged decades jamming with countless musicians in Eau Claire. Help him celebrate his 70th birthday in style with a host of up and comers. The Loose Juices, Bob and the Gang, Wildcat Hawkins, The Interstates, and special guest performances. Ditchweed will rock your face off in customary fashion.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 suggested for donations to suicide prevention.

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. Aug. 10

Live Music: Sean Jordan

Sean Jordan, a recent Berklee College of Music, Guitar Performance graduate is a must see. Playing his take on a wide variety of music including:Pop, Blues, Folk favorites, as well as originals, his guitar chops are more than up to snuff.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 W. River St., Chippewa Falls

9-11pm Sat. Aug. 10

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

9pm-2am Sat. Aug. 10

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Aug. 10

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+

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