Events For 12/21/2019

9-9:30am Sat. Dec. 21

Bird Feeder Workshop

Bring the kids to create a birdfeeder for your yard. They will have everything you need to create a peanut butter pinecone birdfeeder. The workshop is an open house, make-it take-it set up.

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

Cost: $3/birdfeeder

9am-9pm Sat. Dec. 21

Pictures with Santa

Taking photos with Santa is the perfect way to create lasting memories for the holidays. Skip the line and make reservations online. Packages are prices $35-45 for professional videos, photos, and digital downloads.

Santa's Workshop at Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Pricing packages online

9am-noon Sat. Dec. 21

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

9am-1pm Sat. Dec. 21

Menomonie Farmer's Market - Winter Market

Local producers only farmer's market featuring Menomonie area farmers, bakeries, food producers and artists. Free parking.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Dec. 21

Fersk Floral Artistry Pop.Up Shop

Need a centerpiece for your big gathering? Or a wreath to dress up the door as holiday visitors begin to arrive? Eau Claire-based Fersk Floral Artistry will offer a variety of fresh arrangements from table centerpieces to unique, nature-inspired décor.

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

10am-4pm Sat. Dec. 21

Pine Cone Bird Feeder Workshop

Bring the kids to create a peanut butter pinecone birdfeeder for your yard. The workshop is an open house, make-it take-it set up.

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

Cost: $3/birdfeeder

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Dec. 21

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. From the bar pick from a variety of classic and original morning drink.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Sat. Dec. 21

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

11-11:45am Sat. Dec. 21

Toddler- Caregiver Movement Class

Help your toddler move through the developmental stages of movement and increase their capacity for learning. The class will tire their bodies and allow them to move creatively. For Ages 5 and under with a participating adult.

Anandaworks Wellness Education Center 320 Putnam St Ste 123, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 5 and under with parent

11am-3pm Sat. Dec. 21

Santa's House

Visit with Santa at his beautifully decorated house. Santa's House is open every Saturday after his arrival until Christmas.

Rutledge Charity Building 404 N Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:15am Sat. Dec. 21

Meditation Free Group Session

There are so many incredible physical and mental health benefits of meditation. If you are new to meditation and want to get some pointers, or you just want to meditate side-by-side other calm souls, come to this always free session!

Inner Peace University 505 S. Dewey St., Suite 108, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sat. Dec. 21

Marbled Coasters

Create a set of four nail polish marbled coasters. All supplies included, but if you have old nail polish you want to get rid of at home, bring it in! For ages 18 and up. Registration is required, and opens November 20.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 18+

1-3pm Sat. Dec. 21

Paganism 101: A Year & A Day Exploration

Want to learn more about Paganism, Witchcraft, and the Metaphysical, in general? This is the class you've been waiting for. Each month will cover a different topic. You will buy a workbook at the first class that will be your reference guide, teaching tool, and journal for this year-and-a-day process.

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

Cost: $18 first class/$8 each class after

Age: All Ages

1-5pm Sat. Dec. 21

5th Annual Holiday Toy Trains

This Chippewa Valley holiday tradition features standard gauge trains running on almost 400 square feet of track. Layout includes local buildings, winter scenes, lights, and sounds. Lighted night trains run on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Crafts, coloring, and floor trains. Gingerbread house contest display, and Santa will visit regularly.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $9 Adults, $6 for ages 5-17, $2 for Museum Members, and FREE for ages 0-4 | $2 on Tuesdays

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Dec. 21

Eau Claire Children's Theater: A Year with Frog and Toad

This musical tale follows two great friends, the cheerful, popular Frog and the rather grumpy Toad, through four, fun-filled seasons. Featuring a jazzy, upbeat score, A Year with Frog and Toad is part vaudeville, part make-believe, and all charm.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

2pm Sat. Dec. 21

Nutcracker in Wonderland

Ballet Co. Laboratory presents your holiday favorite with a whimsical twist! A grown-up Clara home from college for the holidays, re-encounters her grade school friend Patty. Together they rediscover the magic of their childhood and realize the freedom possible within adulthood.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: Admission information online

2-8pm Sat. Dec. 21

Eau Claire Independent Film Festival

A truly independent film experience, featuring two full-length features by Eau Claire's own Jay Reiter (The Telemarketer) and Peter Eaton (Jaywalking). Short films by Mack Hastings, Sara Winter, Chee Vang, and Davey J add to the enjoyment.

Davey J's Garage (Inside Banbury Place) 930 Galloway Street, Building 13, Suite 218, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 day pass/$10 for one feature

5:30-7pm Sat. Dec. 21

Holiday Cheese Tray Workshop

Learn to build a beautifully delicious cheese tray that will impress even your in-laws. Chef Adam will help you unleash your inner food artisan. Experience a hands on lesson demonstrating arrangements of space, shape, and color.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $30

6-8pm Sat. Dec. 21

Untitled Art Tasting Event

Join The Growler Guys for a special Saturday night tasting event. Untitled Art will be here, swing by and meet the rep, and try some great untitled art beer. Receive $1 off all pints and a ticket for swag drawings every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Sat. Dec. 21

Live Music: Dan Zerr and Friends

Dan Zerr, a member of Eggplant Heroes, will be offering up a variety of pop, folk, and Americana tunes, with a little help from his friends, including some of those Eggplant Heroes as well as many other talented local musicians.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9:30pm Sat. Dec. 21

Live Music: Songa

Come and catch Mario and Sherry singing original tunes from their brand new release, "Dreams Are in the Making," recorded earlier this year in Nashville. Their unique instrumental sound, vocal blend, honest lyrics and songwriting style will take you on a journey from beginning to end.

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

Cost: FREE

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 21

Chris Kroeze: Home for the Holidays

Come celebrate the holidays in home town style! After three sold out shows in March and overwhelming demand, Chris Kroeze returns to Pablo Center for only two incredible nights of music featuring some of his Christmas favorites.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets Starting at $20

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 21

The Memories: Christmas Show

The Memories, Warren Petryk and Tim Stevens, return to The Mabel Tainter for their 34th Annual Christmas Concerts. Through the years, their concerts have featured traditional Christmas carols and favorite songs of the season.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

8:30pm Sat. Dec. 21

Live Music: The Thundermen

The Thundermen return to Sammys playing all your favorites from the 50s, 60's and 70s and a little country too. Stop in and dance and enjoy a famous Sammys pizza.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $2

Age: 21+

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Dec. 21

Late Night Jazz: Sue Orfield

Sue Orfield has been playing the saxophone for close to 40 years, with the last 10 or so right here in the Chippewa Valley. Her playing is informed by blues, joy, bluegrass, sadness, jazz, crazy, rock, and everything else she’s ever heard.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm-2am Sat. Dec. 21

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+

10pm Sat. Dec. 21

Cowboy Jack's After Dark

Dance the night away every Saturday night at Cowboy Jack's! Live DJ, dancing, karaoke, and happy hour all begin at 10pm.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

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