Events For 02/29/2020

8-10am Sat. Feb. 29

Distance Running Course

While all adults interested in distance running are welcome, this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon! This course will provide you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey that culminates at the finish line at the Eau Claire Marathon on May 3.

UW-Eau Claire Campus: McPhee Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: 18+

9am-noon Sat. Feb. 29

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. Feb. 29

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

9am-2pm Sat. Feb. 29

Leap Day Variety Vendor Show

Vendor Show featuring local home based businesses. Whether you are looking to make some great new connections, make some sales or do some early spring shopping.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-9:30am Sat. Feb. 29

Melody Time

Focusing on your child's natural love for music and song, this class will encourage all to play simple instruments, sing, clap, tap and more! Participants will enjoy musical pretend-play activites which encourage creativity, individuality and expression.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $30 members, $40 non-members

Age: Ages 3-5

9am-5pm Sat. Feb. 29

Indoor Camper Show - Chilson Outdoor Adventure RV

Huge indoor camper display, exclusive show pricing, finance specials, discounts on parts and accessories, expanded merchandise selection, and refreshments.

Chilson Outdoor Adventure RV 2031 S. Prairie View Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Feb. 29

UW-Stout Veterans Club Pancake Breakfast

All you can eat Pancakes, Sausage and Bacon. The contributions will go to the Stepping Stone Food Pantry and the Dunn County Humane Society. $50 basket prize raffle.

Shirley Doane Senior Center 1412 6th St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $5 per person, children under the age of 4 eat free

Age: All Ages

10am-3pm Sat. Feb. 29

4th Annual Beaver Creek Reserve's Frosty Frolic

The Frosty Frolic encompasses everything to love about winter! Snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, dogsledding and more! Receive a prize for finishing your snowshoeing loop. Dog sledding loops sell out quick, so be sure to reserve yours when you register.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Members: $8 adults, $4 kids | Non-Members: $10 adults, $6 kids | $25 dogsledding

Age: All Ages

10-11am Sat. Feb. 29

3rd Annual European Travel Tips with Paul Schwartz

This presentation will offer travel tips to help you plan that trip you have always wanted to take. Plane tickets, websites, how to pack, housing, places to go, getting around and more will be discussed. Paul Schwartz of Menomonie, has traveled to over 30 countries on vacation and loves to talk travel.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

10am-noon Sat. Feb. 29

Leap Day Yoga & Brunch at Lucette Brewing

Yoga: a 1 hour flow. Bring your own mat if you have one. Email if you need to borrow one. Brunch: breakfast pizza, salad, and choice of beverage (local coffee, orange juice, beer, soda, mimosas.)

Lucette Brewing Company 910 Hudson Rd., Menomonie

Cost: $25

11am Sat. Feb. 29

Eau Claire Children's Theater: School House Rock Live

It’s time for school, and Tom is nervous. How will his first day as a teacher go? As he tries to relax, colorful characters emerge from the TV and show him how to win his students over with imagination and catchy songs like “Just a Bill,” “Lolly, Lolly, Lolly,” and “Conjunction Junction.”

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

11-11:45am Sat. Feb. 29

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.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 5 and under with an adult

11am-4pm Sat. Feb. 29

Folk Arts Festival

Celebrate folk and fiber arts from throughout the Chippewa Valley. Enjoy an outdoor barn quilt scape, demonstrations, presentations, children's activities, and more. Lunch and treats will be available for purchase in the museum's ice cream parlor.

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

Cost: $7 Adults, $4 Students, 0-4 and CVM Members Free

11am-2pm Sat. Feb. 29

Vintage Snowmobile Show

Original and Restored Vintage Snowmobile Show/Contest. Registration starts at 10am, with judging at 12noon. Raffles, food, refreshments available. Proceeds go back to the local community.

Brackett Bar 9150 Beaver Creek Rd., Brackett

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:20am Sat. Feb. 29

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

11:30am-12:30pm Sat. Feb. 29

Raise Your Vibration - 8-week Course

Don’t just raise your vibration! Keep it lifted up by implementing methods to attract positive people, feelings, and experiences into your life. The universe needs a sign from you to match you back.

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

Cost: $150 non-members; $120 members

noon-4pm Sat. Feb. 29

Leap Day Vendor Market

Hosting local artists, shops, makers & bakers here at The Brewing Projekt in their 3rd Floor Main Event Space. Enjoy shopping some of the best local arts, crafts, food & more, all with a beer in hand.

The Brewing Projekt 1807 N Oxford Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Sat. Feb. 29

Under the Bed Precious Prints Sale

Honoring those who have collected many beautiful pieces of art with little space to place it anymore. A 2 day sale on these fine pieces, after which prices will return to 30% higher, so plan to stop in on these dates.

200 MAIN ART & WINE 200 Main Street, Eau Claire

1-5pm Sat. Feb. 29

Tack Knowledge fitting, cleaning and repair

Learn How to fit your halter, bridle. bits & nosebands & all of the above work. How to safety check your equipment as well as cleaning. Fitting a saddle for you and your horse. Types of saddles, blanket choices and uses, how to use breast collars, martingales, croupers etc.

Red Tail Arabians, LLC N6093 840th St., Elk Mound

Cost: $50 for all 3 dates

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Feb. 29

Eau Claire Children's Theater: School House Rock Live

It’s time for school, and Tom is nervous. How will his first day as a teacher go? As he tries to relax, colorful characters emerge from the TV and show him how to win his students over with imagination and catchy songs like “Just a Bill,” “Lolly, Lolly, Lolly,” and “Conjunction Junction.”

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

3pm Sat. Feb. 29

Iny Asian Dance Theater

Explosive, beautiful, traditional, and fiercely contemporary - INY Asian Dance Theater's vision is to preserve and share with the world the beauty of cultural Asian folk dances and discover new and modern Asian dances.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

4-10pm Sat. Feb. 29

2nd Annual O'Claire Craic: A Celebration of Irish Music, Dance, and Culture

(FORMERLY AT THE METRO, MOVED AS OF 2/12.) Grab a pint and a chair for a whirlwind tour of Celtic Fusion, award-winning Irish dance, and masterful Traditional Irish Tunes. O’Claire Craic is the city’s newest music festival designed to ease your winter blues with the warmth of Celtic sounds.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 advance, $20 door

4-11pm Sat. Feb. 29

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for 4-H National Champions

The Dunn County 4-H Dairy Judging Team earned the title of National Champions last fall at World Dairy Expo. They now have earned the right to represent the United States at the International Competition in Scotland this summer.

Dean & Sue’s Bar & Grill 2002 Midway Rd., Menomonie

Cost: $10

4:30-6pm Sat. Feb. 29

Zumba Master Class with Markee Jo

Rockstar Zumba Jammer Markee Jo Huinker is bringing her funky style and infectious energy back to the Chippewa Valley for a 90-minute Master Class. Open to all ages and fitness levels, you will experience a high-energy and entertaining Zumba class.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10adv; $12door

Age: All Ages

5-10pm Sat. Feb. 29

Comedian Tiffany Norton

A touring stand up comedian, Radio Personality/Traffic Reporter and Executive Producer of the award winning, Moon and Staci Show on KS95-FM 94.5 and in Minneapolis. Winner 2016 People’s Choice Award for Best Local Comic by City Pages Magazine. 5pm social, 6pm dinner, 7pm show.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: $20 dinner and show

Age: 16+ (some language)

5-7pm Sat. Feb. 29

Pop Up Art Show

Pop Up Art Show. 20+ Local Artists in various mediums will be present.

Caffe Tempo 2530 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Sat. Feb. 29

Comedy Show with Spencer James

Dinner and a show with Comedian Spencer James. Dinner options include Chicken Saltimbocca, Tuscan Beef Medallions, and Fried Ravioli. Gratuity included, taxes & ticket fees additional. No refunds.

44 North + Versus 1488 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $40

6:30pm Sat. Feb. 29

Fire Ball 2020: Pride is a Riot

UWEC's annual drag ball extravaganza host to local and national drag performers who turn it out for packed audiences. Each year, The Fire Ball is headlined by drag superstars from RuPaul's Drag Race and they are complemented by several amazing regional drag queens and drag kings.

Ojibwe Ballroom, Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire Davies Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 GA, $35 Reserved (DIVA) seating

7-10pm Sat. Feb. 29

Live Music: Kevin & Austin Lombardo

Don't miss this amazing acoustic duo, with their wide variety of music.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Sat. Feb. 29

Live Music: Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer.  Mixing original tunes with songs by others that we like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and eclectic musical experience.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Feb. 29

Menomonie Theater Guild: The Sunshine Boys

Al and Willie as “Lewis and Clark” were top-billed vaudevillians for over forty years. Now they aren’t even speaking. When CBS requests them for a “History of Comedy” retrospective, a grudging reunion brings the two back together, along with a flood of memories, miseries, and laughs.

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

Cost: Admission Information Online

7:30-10:30pm Sat. Feb. 29

Live Music: Kelsey Miles

Kelsey Miles is one of Wisconsin's newest and hottest high-energy rock, blues, and soul performers. In 2017 WAMI nominated her band, The Kelsey Miles Band, New Artist of the Year and the awards keep rolling in.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

8pm Sat. Feb. 29

Leap Year Party

Celebrate Leap year. Karaoke 8-12pm, Drink specials, Wap by the cup. A great time in a great bar.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. Feb. 29

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

Ongoing Events For 02/29/2020

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc


Every Day until Mar. 14, 8:30am-10:30pm

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