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7am-9pm Sun. Dec. 9

Christmas Village

Irvine Park Christmas Village will be open from dawn to dusk. The display will include more than 100,000 Christmas lights and over 100 life-size Christmas scenes that replicate the Victorian era and the city's early history. The park becomes…

Irvine Park
Bridgewater Avenue
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

9am-4pm Sun. Dec. 9

Snacktime Sundays

Enjoy complimentary hot cider and cocoa and cookies all afternoon.

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters
205 N. Dewey St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

9:30am-1:30pm Sun. Dec. 9

Breakfast with Santa

Apancake breakfast and meet and greet with Santa included with the price of tickets. A silent auction, a "gift walk," 50/50 raffle, and much more.

Wild Ridge Golf Course
3647 Kane Rd.
Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for kids, $13 for adults

Age: All Ages

10-10:45am Sun. Dec. 9

Little Yogi & Me

Moms & Dads, bring your little ones and have some fun. Little Yogi & Me classes make for a fun family outing that incorporates fitness, movement, and education for everyone. This class is not heated and is intended for children ages 3-6.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio
313 E. Madison St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for adults (included for members); $5 for children

Age: Children ages 3-6

11am-3pm Sun. Dec. 9

Lunch With Santa: A Family Event

Eat, drink & visit with Santa. Meet Santa at the Mill and enjoy a delicious family-friendly holiday inspired buffet. Craft a keepsake ornament to remember the day and bring your camera to take a selfie with Santa himself.

Green Mill Restaurant & Bar
2703 Craig Rd.
Eau Claire

Cost: Adults are $11.99; Children 5-12 are $5.99; 4 & Under are FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-2pm Sun. Dec. 9

Holiday Cookie Walk

Come join us for our first annual Holiday Cookie Walk. Load up on amazing homemade creations for only $5 per pound. All proceeds benefit the Legacy Community Center.

Legacy Community Center
26 W. Grand Avenue
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11:15am-noon Sun. Dec. 9

Tween Yogis

This class is intended to develop the students' practice and build awareness of ones strength both physically and mentally. This is a slow-flowing class incorporating yoga poses and education. Tweens are welcome to join class solo as…

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio
313 E. Madison St.
Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: $10

Age: Ages 7-10

noon-8pm Sun. Dec. 9

Stars in a New Constellation Art Exhibit

Reaching as far out as we can go, Stars in a New Constellation has on display star inspired art with astronomical art, meditational art, seasonal art, jewelry art--with a good dose of Holiday cheer.

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Sun. Dec. 9

Pictures with Santa

Taking photos with Santa is the perfect way to create lasting memories for the holidays. Skip the line and make reservations online, and save $5 on your photo package. Packages are prices $35-45 for professional videos, photos, and digital…

Santa's Workshop at Oakwood Mall
4800 Golf Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Pricing packages online

2-3:15pm Sun. Dec. 9

Schola Cantorum of Eau Claire "Mystery and Mirth: A Spanish Christmas"

A vocal chamber ensemble dedicated to performing the music of the Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque periods in the Chippewa Valley. This concert features music from renaissance Spain that celebrates the mystery of the Virgin birth, and the…

St. Olaf Church
3220 Monroe St.
Eau Claire

Cost: Free, donation accepted

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Dec. 9

44th Annual UW-Eau Claire Holiday Concert

You are cordially invited to enjoy a festive holiday tradition as the UW-Eau Claire Foundation welcomes the community to the university’s annual Holiday Concert. For decades, UWEC has taken this time to showcase the students’…

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per ticket (+ taxes and fees)

2pm Sun. Dec. 9

Claymation Classics: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Bring your family to enjoy these holiday claymation classics on the big screen in the Volume One Gallery/theater inside The Local Store.

The Volume One Gallery
Located inside the Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters, 205 N. Dewey St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

3-4pm Sun. Dec. 9

Introductory Dance: Ballet/Jazz

No prior experience is required to enroll. Introduce children interested in ballet and jazz to 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

4pm Sun. Dec. 9

7th Annual Tuba Christmas

A Christmas music concert and singalong to the tune of tuba. Hosted by the Ludington Guard Band. Anyone who plays the tuba, sousaphone, euphonium, or baritone is welcome to participate. Performers should bring festive attire and a music…

St. Joseph's Catholic Church
417 W Street
Menomonie

Cost: FREE ($10 for performers)

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Dec. 9

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

A Zumba dance party class hosted by Z. Vida Fitness. Bring some flat-soled shoes, a water bottle, and a sweat towel if needed and plan to have a great time moving and grooving to hit music from all around the world.

The Center
3701 E. Clairemont Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $6 drop-in, $25 for 5-class card, $35 unlimited month

Age: 7+

6pm Sun. Dec. 9

44th Annual UW-Eau Claire Holiday Concert

You are cordially invited to enjoy a festive holiday tradition as the UW-Eau Claire Foundation welcomes the community to the university’s annual Holiday Concert. For decades, UWEC has taken this time to showcase the students’…

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per ticket (+ taxes and fees)

7-9pm Sun. Dec. 9

CollECtive Choir Presents: 'Where is the Love?'

EC's own Gospel and Hip Hop group come alongside Minneapolis rapper TRU SERVA and regional worship band 513FREE to present a harmonious and rhythmic Christmas discourse on Emmanuel. A 35 voice gospel choir and a 5 piece band featuring…

The Plus
208 S. Barstow St
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages