Events For 08/24/2019

Sat. Aug. 24

Annual Chippewa River Rendezvous

Visit pre-1840 fur trading camps. Period games, Prize drawings, silent auction and flea market. Pancake breakfast both days. Admission free.

Mill Yard Park 51 Bridge Street, Cornell

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7am Sat. Aug. 24

VER Salon Open House

Join us at VER for our salon open house. Live models, hair demonstrations, food, music, yoga and interactive workshops.

VER salon 427 Water St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Sat. Aug. 24

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. 24

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

8-9am Sat. Aug. 24

Free RiverFront Yoga

Yoga on Riverfront Park in the heart of Downtown Chippewa Falls. Bring a mat or towel. Hosted by Jondrea Phelps.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am Sat. Aug. 24

Downtown Eau Claire Triathlon

A triathlon with a downtown spin. Latitude 44 Yoga Studio, The Well, & Blue Ox Running have joined together to offer a yoga warm-up, a high intensity workout, and a 5k.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: Registration information online

9am-2:30pm Sat. Aug. 24

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

9am-noon Sat. Aug. 24

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. 24

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. 24

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-6pm Sat. Aug. 24

Festival in the Pines

This Eau Claire tradition returns for its 37th year and will feature over 200 arts, crafts, and food vendors. A family-friendly event and has something for everyone. There will be live music entertainment, the Sunday car show, and the ever-popular Festival of Wine in the Pines.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 each day, $4 for Seniors 62 and over, Kids 11 and under FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sat. Aug. 24

Summer Junk Market at Down to Earth

Celebrate the rusty dusty junk of days gone by, and find some treasures to give a new life! “Junk” vendors and vendors with repurposed items will be on hand to sell their wares and maybe even share a story behind some of their items.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

10am-1pm Sat. Aug. 24

Weekend Brunch: Shane Leonard

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Shane Leonard 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. 24

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

10:30am-noon Sat. Aug. 24

Herbal Tisanes Workshop

Explore and create herbal tisanes. Learn about 4 herbs including how to identify them, growing needs, harvesting, and processing your harvest. Herbal teas, or tisanes have been a tried and true getting the benefits of herbal supports into our daily routines.

Bushel and a Peck Market 18444 Co. Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25/person

Age: 18+ or accompanied by adult

10:30-11am Sat. Aug. 24

A Very Special Story Time with Eau Claire Folk Tapes

An exciting new project founded by Sarah Olson, a public school music teacher here in Eau Claire. ECFT is a collaboration between musicians and authors (Nickolas Butler & BJ Hollars, to name a few) to create a new canon of folk music in order to connect people through song.

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

11-11:30am Sat. Aug. 24

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. Aug. 24

Acrylic Pour with a Twist or Two

Ever popular and always fun, paint pouring returns to the Dabble Box. Come try some new techniques and make your own work of art. Registration is required

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

noon Sat. Aug. 24

Radler Ruckus

Radler is the German term for a mixture of beer and fruit soda or lemonade, a beer/soda combo designed to refresh and rejuvenate bicyclists. Enjoy Zymurgy's wheat beers with specially-made lemon soda or craft ginger ale. Bike down to the brewery and show your helmet for a $1 off your first radler.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

noon-5pm Sat. Aug. 24

1st Annual Western WI Mushroom Foray

Join local and regional experts for a free hands-on learning experience to identify mushrooms and other wild edibles in Western Wisconsin. Four walks are scheduled that leave every hour until 4pm.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: 12+

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Aug. 24

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. 24

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. Aug. 24

Live Music: Yata, Sinz & Orfield

This group brings an unexpected and masterful mashup of folk, blues and jazz. 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

Age: All Ages

3-9pm Sat. Aug. 24

2nd Annual Brewery Olympics

Lazy Monk has invited local breweries from all of Western Wisconsin to come participate in a friendly brewery competition of obstacles. Come watch and cheer on your favorite brewery. Food by Hickory Kist BBQ available and amazing biers from all the participating breweries. Vote for your favorite bier, and end your evening with an Irish Jam Session.

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

5-8pm Sat. Aug. 24

Catya + Sailor Dan at Together Farms Burger Nights

Catya and Sailor Dan are a Fiddle, Mandolin and Guitar Duo. 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

5-9pm Sat. Aug. 24

Rollin' Smokey BBQ Pop-up

For one night only, Farm to Fork adds Rollin' Smokey's BBQ beef brisket sandwiches and smoked mac n'cheese to their menu. Live music by the Woodland Spring.

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

Cost: $5-10

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Sat. Aug. 24

Live Music: The Woodland Spring

Come join The Woodland Spring for an evening of classic country, rock, bluegrass & blues. Members -Tim Litscher - Acoustic Guitar, Caleb Horne - Mandolin &Dan Turner - Bass Guitar

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Sat. Aug. 24

Live Music: The Woodland Spring

Original Evergreen Grass Band members Tim, Dan, and Caleb reunite to bust out some finger-snappin, toe-tappin, hand-clappin, lip-smackin, tasty bluegrass jams.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Sat. Aug. 24

North High School Class of 1999 Reunion

A class reunion for the North High School class of 1999. See what everyone has been up to, make some new memories, and have a great evening. Tour most of the Pablo Center facilities, feast on a spread of tasty snacks and appetizers, a limited selection of tap beer, access to a full bar, and more.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

7pm Sat. Aug. 24

Live Music: Past & The Present

Performs an eclectic mix of covers from the 1960s to the present, as well as melodic, moody originals, including songs from their forthcoming CD. Larry Past - Acoustic Guitar/Vocals; Chris Andresen - Bass; Eric C. Thompson - Synth/Percussion; Anastasia Vishnevsky - Guitar/Vocals.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-11pm Sat. Aug. 24

Live Music: 40 Fingers

40 Fingers brings back the fun of live music by delivering classic oldies through 80’s music you know and love. You'll need your dancing shoes, though, because you can dance to everything they play.

Garden Pub and Grille 210 3rd Street Hwy 35, Pepin

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Aug. 24

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 Sat. Aug. 24

Shaun Johnson's Big Band Experience

Shaun, an Emmy award-winning crooner (and lead singer of the internationally known vocal group, Tonic Sol-fa) indelibly stamps vocal jazz and swing with a contemporary punch - to the delight of both traditionalists and newcomers - emerging as an original voice in the continuing tradition of the American singer.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $27 adults, $15 students (plus taxes and fees)

7:30-9pm Sat. Aug. 24

Gun and a Motel Bible - Eau Claire Premiere

Eau Claire Memorial graduate, Daniel Floren, brings his play home from the Hollywood Fringe Festival to Eau Claire. Pete's got a gun, and he's ready to use it. He checks into a motel room, only to find Gideon - the chatty bible on the bedside table.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15GA, $10 for students

Age: 14+

8:30pm Sat. Aug. 24

Live Music: The Mondays

The Mondays are made up of 5 members from Western Wisconsin. Kyle Flynn on vocals and guitar, Denny Menter grooving the bass, Peter Flynn on keys, rhythm guitar and vocals, Justin White hitting the drums, and Jarrod Nelson on lead guitar.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Aug. 24

Late Night Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has 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.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-11pm Sat. Aug. 24

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. 24

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. 24

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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