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Sun. Sep. 23

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

9am-noon Sun. Sep. 23

Runn'n on the River 5k

Enjoy a 5k run/walk through River Prairie Park and adjacent neighborhoods. Early registrations will include a shirt. Registration begins at 9am and the race will begin at 10am. This race is both dog and stroller friendly. Contact the Altoona…

River Prairie Park
1419 Front Porch Place
Altoona

Cost: $20

Age: 10+

10am-4pm Sun. Sep. 23

Pick of The Patch

Outlaw Farms opens up to the public to enjoy the animals and purchase fall items. Items available for purchase are fall mums, pumpkins, squash, gourds, straw, and much more.

Outlaw Farms
E16755 Scenic Drive
Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

10am-6pm Sun. Sep. 23

Valley Pasture Farm - Fall Pumpkin Festival

Celebrate fall with pumpkin picking, a hay maze, corn maze, lawn games, and mini-golf course. Food stands with produce available.

Valley Pasture Farm
E7631 N County Road E
Elk Mound

Cost: $8.50/person, Age 2 and under FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11am Sun. Sep. 23

“We Begin Again in Love” Rev. Julianne Lepp

This Sunday celebrates Judaism as on the rich sources of wisdom in Unitarian Universalism. This annual service is inspired by the High Holy Days of Judaism. How shall we forgive ourselves? How shall we forgive others? How do we begin again in…

Unitarian Universalist Congregation
421 S. Farwell St.
Eau Claire

10am-4pm Sun. Sep. 23

Fall Festival - St Joseph's Catholic Church

Polka Mass with the Lima Polka Choir at 10am. Meal served from 11:30am-2pm. Dinner includes baked ham and turkey breast dinner. Carryouts are available. 50/50 Bingo. Raffle includes firewood and Kwik Trip gas card, silent auction, country…

St. Joseph's Catholic Church
417 W Street
Menomonie

Cost: Event is FREE; Meal prices are $9 adults; $5 for ages 6-12; Ages 5 & under are Free

Age: All Ages

11am-4pm Sun. Sep. 23

15th Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour

A tour of four studios and the work of 18 potters. See the studios and kilns, talk to the potters about their work. Lots of work for sale refreshments served. A fun family event.

Various Locations in Western Wisconsin

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

11am-3pm Sun. Sep. 23

13th Annual Impressions Bridal Fair & Women's Expo

100 area businesses, huge bridal fashion show, thousands of dollars in prizes, bride's bags, sampling and give-aways, concessions and much more.

Chippewa Valley Expo Center
5150 Menard Dr.
Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Advance, $9 at the Door (buy 4 tickets, get one free) Children 12 and Younger and Grooms are Free

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sun. Sep. 23

Music In The Park: EllieMay Kay

This Nashville Recording Artist will delite you with her style of music by performing a variety of cover songs as well as her own originals.

Keller Park
State Street
Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-3:30pm Sun. Sep. 23

Pianist Eric Genuis In Concert

Eric Genuis’s concerts thrill music lovers of both classical and contemporary styles, drawing praise from fellow performers and entertainers all over the world. His shows consist of music, stories, humor, and audience interaction. Attendees…

Sacred Heart-St Patrick Parish Center
322 Fulton St
Eau Claire

Cost: Optional Donations Accepted

Age: All Ages

6:15-7pm Sun. Sep. 23

Introductory Dance: Hip Hop

No prior experience is required to enroll. Introduce children interested in hip-hop dance beginner technique in a relaxed class setting. This program is great for those looking to test the waters before joining a more advanced studio.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $42, Community $52

Age: Ages 5-8

7pm Sun. Sep. 23

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

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