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Sun. Sep. 2

Harvest Moon Fall Tour

A self-guided tour, exploring the countryside and communities in Clark County. Follow the signs and explore any time. Pumpkin farms, corn mazes, greenhouses, specialty shops, cheese & meat shops, art studios, and honey & maple syrup shops.

Clark County

10-11am Sun. Sep. 2

“All Are Called” Labor Day Multigenerational Service

Rev. Julianne Lepp and Kiernan Lepp will consider questions like "What is the call on our lives". Bring your backpacks for our back to school backpack blessing. Students all of ages are welcome to participate.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation
421 S. Farwell St.
Eau Claire

noon-5pm Sun. Sep. 2

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

noon-8pm Sun. Sep. 2

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

1:30-4pm Sun. Sep. 2

Summer Concert Sundays: Brian Bethke

Enjoy a Sunday afternoon with some tunes in the vineyard with local favorite Brian Bethke and some wines. It is recommended to bring your own seating.

River Bend Vineyard & Winery
10439 33rd Avenue
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4pm Sun. Sep. 2

Summer Concerts at Riverbend Winery

Bring you friends and enjoy live entertainment from our patio or lawn, steps away from the vineyard and a world away from the everyday. Concerts are outside, so bring lawn-chairs and blankets as seating is limited.

River Bend Vineyard & Winery
10439 33rd Avenue
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

1:30-4:30pm Sun. Sep. 2

Live Music: Anastasia

Featuring Anastasia, a multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, composer, and engineer/producer of electronic and acoustic works. Anastasia performs a quirky mix of standards, originals, deconstructed rock songs (heavily influenced by 1980's MTV),…

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm
N1409 566th St
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-7pm Sun. Sep. 2

Live Music: Transistor Radio

Transistor Radio was born at The Stone's Throw in Eau Claire Wisconsin. It was the brainchild of lead guitar player Chris Connell to bring back the sounds of the 70s played on the Transistor Radio.

Pioneer Grill & Saloon
E5699 Cty. Hwy. D
Menomonie

6:30-10pm Sun. Sep. 2

RESCHEDULED: Food Truck Cinema

Eat, drink and be merry with a variety of delicious food truck options while checking out a flick on the giant movie screen. Movie will begin when it is dark enough outside.

River Prairie Park
1419 Front Porch Place
Altoona

Cost: Movie is free; Food Truck prices vary

Age: All Ages

7pm Sun. Sep. 2

CBD Infused Aerial Yoga

Enjoy a relaxing aerial hammock yoga class and sample (very legal) Blue Ridge Hemp CBD all-natural, vegan, non gmo topical essential oils.

Moonrise Aerials Studio
800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112
Eau Claire

Cost: $20

7:30pm Sun. Sep. 2

Ski Sprites Night Show

The Ski Sprites will be hitting the water in a thrilling illuminated night show starting at dawn with fireworks to follow the show.

Lake Altoona County Beach
604 Beach Rd.
Altoona

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