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Fri. Sep. 7

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

Fri. Sep. 7

Cleghorn Harvest Festival

Featuring food, fireworks, bingo, softball, bean bag tournament, live music, harvest fest hustle 5k, crafters & farmers market, train museum, ice cream and pie social, wood carving demo, grand parade and ol' timers celebration, kids games,…

Downtown Cleghorn

Fri. Sep. 7

8th Annual Chippewa Valley Rock N' Roll Kickball Classic

This two-day tournament is full of family friendly fun. In addition to kickball, the tournament features music, yard games and plenty of food and refreshments.

Cinder City Park
Spooner Ave and 10th St.

Cost: FREE to attend

9-11:30am Fri. Sep. 7

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may…

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

9am-5pm Fri. Sep. 7

5th Annual Yellowstone Art Trail

27 artists at 9 locations. Showcasing original, handmade fine art, wood crafts, metal sculptures, stain glass, pottery, fiber art, jewelry and more. Purchase items for sale, many artist demos plus visit historical places and specialty shops…

Cadott, Boyd & Eastern Lake Wissota Wisconsin

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-6pm Fri. Sep. 7

Library Cardholder Day 2018

Get your free card today. All you need is proof of your current residential address. Replacements for lost or damaged cards will also be free during the month of September. Show your card to receive a sweet treat, and enter a drawing to win a…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-3pm Fri. Sep. 7

Donut Fry

United Methodist Women donut fry. Call ahead for advanced orders.

Jim Falls United Methodist Church
13883 County Hwy S South
Jim Falls

Cost: $4/dozen

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Sep. 7

The Chetek Gang: CJ Conner, Bruce Marsh, Don Olson and Nancy Dutmer

It must be something in the water. Chetek, Wisconsin is home to some of the best and most eclectic artists in western Wisconsin. This exhibit will feature the work of four Chetek-based artists. No cost for admission. Artwork will be available…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-8pm Fri. Sep. 7

Food Truck Friday

Up to 8 food, snack, and drink trucks will be serving lunch and dinner in the old “Railroad Lot” behind Galloway Grille. Take a break from the office, grab some grub, and snag a patch of grass or a bench by the river - or bring the whole…

The Old "Railroad Lot"
Parking Lot Behind Galloway Grille
Eau Claire

Cost: Free to attend, consult food truck menus for prices

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Fri. Sep. 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

4-8pm Fri. Sep. 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

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

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. Sep. 7

Friday Family Night

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Activities include basketball, volleyball, soccer, inflatables, movies, free popcorn, and special entertainment. Check the movie schedule online.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3, Community $5