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Sat. Jul. 7

Fall Creek Lions Fun Fest

Earl's Carnival Rides, Friday night fireworks, food, Sunday parade and car show, bingo after the parade, Saturday arts & crafts show, Saturday kids' fishing contest, Lion Pride 5k Run, Thursday yard games for kids, music by Divided Highway,…

Keller Park
State Street
Fall Creek

Cost: All events except carnival are free, food and beverages available for purchase.

Age: All ages

7-8am Sat. Jul. 7

Sunrise Stand Up Paddle Board

Start your day floating on the water with Mother Nature as the backdrop and only the sound of your paddle entering the water. This is a guided class learning various paddle techniques followed by free time to enjoy the scenery and sounds of…

Mt. Simon Park
100 Addison Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: Ages 15+

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

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. Jul. 7

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. Jul. 7

Fall Creek Lions Pride 5K/Kids Run

Fundraising 5K/Kids Run benefiting Girls On The Run and Fall Creek Lions Club. Early 5K registrants are guaranteed a T-shirt, all registered receive grab bag of goodies and Blue Ox Running gift cards for age group winners.

Keller Park
State Street
Fall Creek

Cost: $25-30, Kids Free

Age: All Ages

8am-6pm Sat. Jul. 7

Cornell Canoe/Kayak Floatilla & Parade

Canoe/kayak get together in which we will be attempting to break two Guinness Book of World Records. The largest flotilla and longest parade of canoes/kayaks. In addition to introducing folks to our beautiful stretch of river.

Mill Yard Park
51 Bridge Street
Cornell

Cost: $10 per craft

Age: All ages with life jackets

8:15-9:15am Sat. Jul. 7

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

9:30-11am Sat. Jul. 7

Adult Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga

A 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.

Mt. Simon Park
100 Addison Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: Ages 15+

10am-noon Sat. Jul. 7

Ordinary Magic Art Classes For Kids of All Ages

Drawing, weaving, crochet, painting, architecture design & Having Fun. Your child will discover, explore, imagine & create works of art.

Ordinary Magic
1812 Brackett Ave. Suite 6
Eau Claire

Cost: $25 per student

Age: K-15

11am-4pm Sat. Jul. 7

Women's Day Out Event

2nd Annual Ladies Day Out Event Fundraising event to assist with costs involved to build a handicap accessible fishing dock at Erickson Park in Chippewa Falls, WI There will be crafts, vendors, raffles and food.

Lake Hallie Sportman's Club
2910 109th St
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-noon Sat. Jul. 7

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. Jul. 7

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. Jul. 7

DIY Discovery: Big Bad Blow Dryer

DIY Discovery is a series of drop-in events for families featuring a different topic and activity each week. This week: can you build a house for the three little pigs that can stand up to the huffing and puffing of the Big Bad Blow Dryer?

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room
400 Eau Claire St.
Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jul. 7

Live Music: Quinton Kase

Live music out at Jeremiah’s Bullfrog Fish Farm, featuring Quinton Kase, A musician for all occasions. Singing and Playing a variety from Country to Rock to Pop and More.

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm
N1409 566th St
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sat. Jul. 7

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

2-5pm Sat. Jul. 7

Live Music: Steve Zerr

An afternoon of live music by Steve Zerr. They 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…

Autumn Harvest Winery
19947 Cty Hwy J
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

4-5:30pm Sat. Jul. 7

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

4-8pm Sat. Jul. 7

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

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