Friday, Jul. 19th, 2019

6-8pm Fri. Jul. 19

Summer Sizzler Dinner

A delicious meal of Cuban Pork, black beans, rice and mojo, with a refreshing mango mousse for dessert. Adults can enjoy a signature wine-based mojito! Enjoy a wonderful evening of latin music and food. RSVP online or by phone so they can plan ahead.

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

Cost: $10/person

7-11pm Fri. Jul. 19

American Hitmen with DJ Harm

Northwoods is excited to announce that American Hitmen will be taking the Northwoods stage. Opening for them is DJ Harm. From the battlefields in Iraq to the legendary stage of Radio City Music Hall, the American Hitmen have done it all. Brothers and Marine Corps Combat Veterans.

Northwoods Brew Pub 50819 West St, Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Jul. 19

Races at Red Cedar Speedway

The Red Cedar Speedway is a WISSOTA sanctioned track with weekly stock car races. The events are cash-only. Check out the 40th Annual Punky Manor Challenge of Champions 3-day tournament in September.

Red Cedar Speedway 1700 block of Stout Rd., Dunn County Recreation Park, Menomonie

Cost: Pit: $30 GA or $25 with membership, Grandstand: $15 for adults, $10 for students/60+; FREE for kids 12 and under

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Jul. 19

Live Music: 7Swing

7Swing is a dance band as well as the perfect band to sit back and relax with. Featuring Cathy Reitz on vocals, a rhythm section and Band and Swing favorites of the 30's, 40's and 50's, along with 3 horns make up the group.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Jul. 19

Davey J's One-Man Acoustical Band

Davey J's One-Man Acoustical Band is a one-person music show with a range that extends for more than five decades of American popular music, including originals, blues, rock, folk, and Americana. No two shows are alike, but every show will leave you with a song in your heart.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Fri. Jul. 19

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7:30pm Fri. Jul. 19

Oliver!

Lionel Bart's classic musical based on the Charles Dickens' novel, Oliver Twist. A delightful community theater musical production directed by Nancy Scobie with musical direction by Jerry Way and featuring a local cast, crew and musical accompaniment.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $8 youth

Age: All Ages

8-11pm Fri. Jul. 19

Live Music: Joyann Parker

Joyann Parker brings a full range of talent to her performances as an accomplished singer, pianist, songwriter must-hear lead guitarist, currently endorsed by Heritage Guitars.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Fri. Jul. 19

The Worst Comedy Show Ever

Botched punchlines, rushed setups, and enough cringing to mix a metaphor. Watch as members of Fearless Comedy Productions from Minneapolis absolutely botch it on stage. So bad, you have to laugh. Fearless Comedy Productions explores the limits of comedy and is devoted to inclusive and diverse environments.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

9pm Fri. Jul. 19

Open Mic at The Sandbar

All acts welcome. Sign up starts at 8:30pm.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Jul. 19

Variety Sound & Entertainment

Variety Sound & Entertainment (VSE) will be playing at America's Best Value Inn the entire month of June.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Jul. 20th, 2019

Sat. Jul. 20

Rock Fest

A massive rock n' roll festival featuring national and international performers. There will be tons of performances and exhibitions at various other stages and venues of the park. Featured headliners include Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Evanesence with many other performances throughout the weekend.

Rock Fest Grounds 24447 County Hwy S, Cadott

Cost: See website for ticket packages and prices

Sat. Jul. 20

Country Jam

Country Jam USA is the outdoor music festival that you won’t want to miss this summer. It’s a weekend full of friends, fun, and the best live country music. Big stars, big hits, big fun. Featured performances by Toby Keith, Jake Owen, and Keith Urban.

Country Jam Grounds, 3443 Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket information available online

7am-1pm Sat. Jul. 20

Artist Market

The purpose of this event is to celebrate and promote our local creative community by offering local artists an opportunity to showcase and display original, handmade art and crafts.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7:30am-1pm Sat. Jul. 20

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

8-9am Sat. Jul. 20

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-1pm Sat. Jul. 20

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

9am-5pm Sat. Jul. 20

Annual Daylily Dig to Help Malawi (and Your Garden)

Beautiful daylilies in a beautiful setting. You pick 'um, they dig um. From small flowers to tall blooms that dance in the breezes. Come and enjoy the view of the Chippewa River Valley, listen the the frogs singing in the pond. Donations go to help Malawi recover from a terrible spring storm.)

Sundance Hill Farm (off 50th Ave between T and F) 5207 70th St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: By donation

Age: All ages

9am-1pm Sat. Jul. 20

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

9-10am Sat. Jul. 20

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

10am-1pm Sat. Jul. 20

Weekend Brunch: Brady Didion

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Didion 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

10am-2pm Sat. Jul. 20

One Small Step

Join the Children's Museum for an outta this world celebration, at half the cost. An event to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar mission. Stellar activities include planetarium shows, hands-on STEM, making space snacks, and more.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3.50 daily admission, members get in free

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Jul. 20

46th Annual Stockholm Art Fair

100+ juried artists will display exceptional works of art including paintings, jewelry, clay, glass, sculpture, fiber, wood, leather, photography, and more. Food vendors will serve locally made offerings like wood fired pizza and more. Regional musicians perform throughout the day, and activities for children are available.

Stockholm Village Park State Highway 35, Stockholm

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sat. Jul. 20

Puppy Social

Pet Food Plus/Paws & Claws welcomes you to bring your puppy to socialize & play with other puppies in a friendly & supervised environment. Puppies 2 to 6 months are welcome. Please bring with you up to date vaccination records.

Paws & Claws Total Dog 3800 Old Town Hall Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jul. 20

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

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jul. 20

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

2-5pm Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music: Randy Adams

Randy Adams is a singer/songwriter/acoustic guitarist. Randy’s musical stylings appeal to a wide range of listeners. He performs original compositions as well as covers in folk, blues, some pop, country, ‘Americana’, old standards, a bit of classical and some Latin American music.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Jul. 20

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

5pm Sat. Jul. 20

Black River Falls Class of 1999: 20th Class Reunion

Celebrate the 20th Class Reunion. Gather in the private porch area of Skyline, and will have an appetizer buffet included. (Ticket price is to cover reservation of the porch and food.) Full bar available to purchase drinks onsite.

Skyline Golf Course 612 N 11th Street, Black River Falls

Cost: Early Bird: $15/person, $25/couple; After 7/1: $20/person, $35/couple

5-8pm Sat. Jul. 20

Sean Jordan at Together Farms Burger Nights

An acoustic and electric guitar player, singer and Berklee College of Music graduate. Sean performs an acoustic take on modern pop tunes.. 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

7-11pm Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music: Past & The Present

A diverse mix of cover songs and original music inspired by classic rock of the 60s/70s and current alt/folk; an incandescent, mesmerizing, slightly psychedelic blend of catchy pop melodies and moody, modernized torch songs.

The Frog & The Fly Bistro Pub 27895 WI-40, New Auburn

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music: Root Tappers

Root Tappers, an Eau Claire based acoustic-electric trio. Performing both originals and covers, Root Tappers plays folk, blues, country, and Americana. Eclectic, rootsy, and entertaining.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-11pm Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music: 40 Fingers

Drive up or dock the boat right here, but come thirsty and hungry and ready to dance to the great tunes of the 60's through last year.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-8:30pm Sat. Jul. 20

The Priory Writers' Retreat Celebratory Reading

To celebrate the conclusion of the inaugural summer at The Priory Writers' Retreat, the Chippewa Valley Writers Guild will host a reading by writers-in-residence Nickolas Butler (fiction), Dasha Kelly Hamilton (poetry), David McGlynn (memoir) and former Wisconsin Poet Laureate Karla Huston.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

7:30pm Sat. Jul. 20

Oliver!

Lionel Bart's classic musical based on the Charles Dickens' novel, Oliver Twist. A delightful community theater musical production directed by Nancy Scobie with musical direction by Jerry Way and featuring a local cast, crew and musical accompaniment.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $8 youth

Age: All Ages

7:45-10pm Sat. Jul. 20

Neil's Night: Celebrating Apollo 11 on the 50th Anniversary

A celebration on the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing on July 20, 1969! Presentation at 8pm, the doors open at 7:30pm. Learn about the Apollo 11 moon landing at this family friendly event. Look through telescopes after dusk if weather permits.

Hobbs Observatory at Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

8pm Sat. Jul. 20

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Mike Brody

Bucking the trend of the apathetic comedian, his genuine passion for his craft draws audience members into the unique world of Mike Brody: An affable, clever guy whose life is often derailed by his own neurotic, obsessive-compulsive and clumsy tendencies.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 GA ($7 with promo code)

8-9pm Sat. Jul. 20

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented by members of the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the CVAS website for this week's topic and target audience. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory S1 County Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free, donations accepted.

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Jul. 20

Late Night Jazz: Sue Orfield Trio

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

8:30pm-1am Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music: The Morrow

Twin Cities local band with a fresh take on classic sound. Grab a drink, stay in the loop, and share in our joy through song. DM for bookings, song ideas, or just to say "hello."

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Jul. 20

Variety Sound & Entertainment

Variety Sound & Entertainment (VSE) will be playing at America's Best Value Inn the entire month of June.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. Jul. 20

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

Sunday, Jul. 21st, 2019

10am-1pm Sun. Jul. 21

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch served 7am-1pm with lively instrumental tunes from Nick Seeger. The kitchen offers midwestern and other brunch classics, and 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

10am-2pm Sun. Jul. 21

Locavore Brunch at SHIFT

Locavore Mobile Kitchen, winner of the Best Food Truck in the Volume One Best of the Chippewa Valley Reader's Poll 2019 will host brunches at SHIFT Cyclery and Coffee Bar every Sunday from Mother's Day through Labor Day.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Food priced a la carte

noon-5pm Sun. Jul. 21

Carson Park Train Rides

Enjoy a scenic, half-mile train ride located in Eau Claire's premier Carson Park presented by the Chippewa Valley Railroad Association. A coal-fired steam engine pulls one train, a G-16 gasoline powered-streamliner pulls the other.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Under 2 years old FREE, ages 2-12 $2, ages 12+ $3

1:30-4:30pm Sun. Jul. 21

Live Music at the Fish Farm: The Past and the Present

Appealing to audiences of wide-ranging ages, they performs a diverse mix of cover songs and original music inspired by classic rock of the 60s/70s and current alt/folk; an incandescent, mesmerizing, slightly psychedelic blend of catchy pop melodies and moody, modernized torch songs.

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm N1409 566th St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sun. Jul. 21

Live Music at Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm

Check out a wide array of musical acts while fishing, and relaxing on the shores of the fish farm’s waters.

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm N1409 566th St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sun. Jul. 21

Oliver!

Lionel Bart's classic musical based on the Charles Dickens' novel, Oliver Twist. A delightful community theater musical production directed by Nancy Scobie with musical direction by Jerry Way and featuring a local cast, crew and musical accompaniment.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $8 youth

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Sun. Jul. 21

Sunday Trivia at the Lakely

The Lakely is hosting trivia! AMP Quiz will MC the fun right from our stage. Craft beer, cocktails and wine available at the bar and a special pitcher of beer for the trivia team with the best team name. There will be prizes.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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