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Sat. Jun. 23

Colfax Free Fair

Entertainment, food, carnival rides, bean bag gournament, petting zoo, 4-H, and FFA exhibits. Fireworks on Friday night.

Colfax Fairgrounds
Colfax

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Sat. Jun. 23

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. Jun. 23

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 Sat. Jun. 23

Rock the Riverfront Featuring the Charity Classic Run/Walk

Presented by the RCU Foundation, this event features The Charity Classic, a 10k walk/run or 2 mile walk/run, a 1/2 and 1/4mile children's race. Includes music, family fun, activities, food trucks, and more. Proceeds benefit area charities.…

Phoenix Park
330 Riverfront Terrace
Eau Claire

Cost: Registration fee information available online

8:15-9:15am Sat. Jun. 23

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

Join us for a wake-up Saturday at Excite! Wellness. All fitness levels are welcome and this class will make sure you have a great time. No experience is necessary!

Excite! Wellness Studio
107 N. Bridge Street
Chippewa Falls

Cost: New, 3 classes/$5 or $5 drop-in or punch cards, 6 classes for $25

Age: All Ages

8:30-11am Sat. Jun. 23

Summer Dance Classes

Have FUN, exercise, and learn the art of dance! Enroll in 9 week summer ballet and jazz /lyrical series.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio
Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122
Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

9:30-11am Sat. Jun. 23

Adult Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga

90-minute class of paddle skills, yoga and open paddle time. Enjoy Mother Nature paddling to a quiet spot, anchoring, experiencing a unique yoga session with stretch and a variety of yoga poses ending with Savasana. Registration required.

Coon Fork Lake County Park
E 25501 County Road CF
Augusta

Cost: $30

Age: Ages 15+

10am-5pm Sat. Jun. 23

Menomonie Blue Caps Vintage Base Ball Mini-Festival

Join the Menomonie Blue Caps, 1860 Vintage Base Ball team as they open their home season with a full weekend of base ball, food, history and fun. Exclusive Blue Caps Beer will be provided by Raw Deal, and Saturday will include food by Davis…

Phelan Park
9th St. East and 21st Ave. East
Menomonie

Cost: $0.25 admission; donations accepted

Age: All Ages

10:30am-2:30pm Sat. Jun. 23

Live Great Food Pantry and Fresh Pasta Pop-up

LGF Pantry is expanding into a line of locally raised, harvested, foraged & produced provisions ranging from artisan craft pastas, sauces, jams, jellies, pickles, relishes, and homemade cotton candy! These pantry goods will be for sale,…

Forage
930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212
Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

11am-noon Sat. Jun. 23

4th-8th Grade Summer Painting Lessons

Classes are divided by age groups and include weekly curriculum designed for each student’s artistic development. Color Wheel, Color Mixing, Techniques, Beginner Painting, Intermediate Painting, Art, Acrylic, WaterColor, Tempera, Modeling…

The Painted Lotus
930 Galloway St Building 13 Suite 209
Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: 4th-8th Grade (9-14)

noon-8pm Sat. Jun. 23

Sense of Place: HERE Art Exhibit

View how 42 local and international artists explored their Sense of Place: HERE using realism, abstractions, sculptural expressionism, botanicals, surrealism, wildlife and architectural photography, contemporary, artist books and other ways…

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-3pm Sat. Jun. 23

DIY Discovery: Wind Chimes

This is a drop-in series for families, featuring a different topic and activity each week. Create your own wind chime to hang up outdoors.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
400 Eau Claire St
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE, Registration required

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jun. 23

Live Music: Shootin' Jack

Live music out at Jeremiah’s Bullfrog Fish Farm, featuring Shootin’ Jack, a versatile, 4-piece band based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin that plays covers of crowd-favorite songs in nearly every genre. “Our roots run deep and dirty in classic…

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm
N1409 566th St
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sat. Jun. 23

Live Music: Randy Adams

An afternoon of live music by Randy Adams. Will have wine, cheese and snacks available for purchase, so come, relax and enjoy. Feel free to bring a chair for this outdoor event. The event will be moved indoors in the case of rain. No beverage…

Autumn Harvest Winery
19947 Cty Hwy J
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

2-5pm Sat. Jun. 23

Live Music at Autumn Harvest Winery

Enjoy live music on the patio at Autumn Harvest Winery & Orchard. It’s recommended to bring your own seating in case the patio fills up

Autumn Harvest Winery
19947 Cty Hwy J
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

4-8pm Sat. Jun. 23

Together Farms Burger Night

Burger Nights are a unique, casual night at Together Farms. Burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. Also serving slaw, fries, beer, wine, and more. Relax by the bonfire, check-out the farm animals, and live music…

Together Farms
W93 Norden Rd
Mondovi

Cost: FREE to attend; Burgers are $11-13

Age: All Ages

4-6pm Sat. Jun. 23

Succulent Make and Take

Create your very own succulent garden with the help of our dear friend Amy Schmitz. She will teach you how to arrange and care for your cute little succulents and you'll walk away with a garden you can call your own.

Tangled Up in Hue
505 S. Barstow St., Suite B
Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

4-5:30pm Sat. Jun. 23

Summer Painting Lessons

Classes are divided by age groups Confirm age groups online. All materials are always provided, students may bring their own if they wish. Finger Painting, Color Wheel, Color Mixing, Beginner Painting, Shapes, Tempera, WaterColor, Modeling…

The Painted Lotus
Banbury Place Building 13, Suit 209
Eau Claire

Cost: $15, $35, $45

Age: K-12th Grade

5:15-6:30pm Sat. Jun. 23

Express Pre-Game Summer Music

Prior to all Saturday home games, local bands are performing live on the Hank Aaron Plaza. Admission to Express game not required.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park
702 Carson Park Drive
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:35pm Sat. Jun. 23

Eau Claire Express 2018 Season

Experience the excitement of live baseball as your hometown Eau Claire Express slug it out in historic Carson Park.

Carson Park
100 Carson Park Dr.
Eau Claire

Cost: $9 general admission tickets, $11 reserved grand stand tickets, $14 reserved box tickets, $28 fan deck tickets | multi-game packages and group discounts available

Age: All Ages

6:35pm Sat. Jun. 23

Eau Claire Express vs Rochester Honkers: ZOOperstars + Nick Anderson Band Performances

The Eau Claire Express plays against the Rochester Honkers. The ZOOperstars will perform throughout the game, youth jerseys will be given away to fans. Nick Anderson and the Skinny Lovers will perform on the plaza prior to the game. Gates at…

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park
702 Carson Park Drive
Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

The Chippewa Valley Family calendar is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System of Eau Claire