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Events

activites • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

Wed. Oct. 31

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

Wed. Oct. 31

Trick-or-Treat in Downtown Eau Claire

An afternoon of family-friendly trick-or-treating in Downtown Eau Claire. Businesses in the Water Street, South Barstow, North Barstow and West Grand Districts will be handing out treats.

Downtown Eau Claire
S. Barstow, N. Barstow, and W. Grand Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Wed. Oct. 31

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

10:15am Wed. Oct. 31

Bouncing Babies Storytime

For pre-walkers, starting at birth. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required. Also includes parachute play, bubbles, and play group.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Infants/babies

10:15am Wed. Oct. 31

Halloween Storytime

Put on your costumes and come for stories, songs, dancing, Halloween activities, and a costume parade. No registration needed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 2+ and parents

10:30-11am Wed. Oct. 31

Super Small Science: Salt Ice Melt

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire
220 S. Barstow St.
Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Wed. Oct. 31

Get Up & Go: Monster Walking

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire
220 S. Barstow St.
Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Wed. Oct. 31

Dancing with the Dawn

Enjoy rhythm, discovery, and explore Ed Abbey’s ideas about the wilderness inside and outside. Rhythm artworks show dancing and dawn and the idea of discovery is found in NASA’s current Dawn Mission to Ceres.

Galaudet Gallery
618 South Farwell Street
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Wed. Oct. 31

Trick or Treat Downtown Chippewa Falls

Bring the kiddos down in their costumes for tons of candy, treats, and fun. Meet the West Central Wisconsin Ghostbusters, dance to Halloween music, and meet Chris Weiner, Paranormal Investigator and local author.

Downtown Chippewa Falls
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Kids

3-5pm Wed. Oct. 31

Bitty City Trick or Treat

Show off your best costume and make your way inside the Children's Museum this Halloween. You'll journey through Bitty City, meeting the Toddler Park rangers, BodySmarts doctors, Tooth Fairy and more. A free trick-or-treat adventure with…

Children's Museum of Eau Claire
220 S. Barstow St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Wed. Oct. 31

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, The Dabble Box
400 Eau Claire St
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-7:30pm Wed. Oct. 31

Halloween Trick or Treat Bash at Heritage Court

Make Heritage Court one of your Trick or Treat stops this Halloween. Both residents and staff will be handing out treats.

Heritage Senior Living
3515 E. Hamilton Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

4-4:30pm Wed. Oct. 31

Swan Lake Ballet (Ages 2-5)

Have fun, exercise, and learn the art of dance. Swan Lake offers various different classes such as lyrical, jazz, choreography, and more with different age brackets. Consult their website online for more information.

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

Cost: FREE sample class, consult with instructor for tuition prices

Age: Ages 2-5

5:30-7pm Wed. Oct. 31

Trunk or Treat

Vehicles will be in the back parking lot decorated and full of candy. Kids are invited to Harvestime on Halloween in their costumes to fill their bags. Hot food will also be available.

Harvestime Church
3625 Southwind Dr.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 31

Your Journey Together

Your Journey Together is a 12-week parenting class for those looking to enhance their parenting experience. Childcare is provided. Space is limited, registration is required.

Family Support Center
403 High Street
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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