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Sun. Jun. 9

56th Annual Durand Funfest

Carnival, beer garden, car show, fishing contest, 80s music bash, kiddie parade, chicken stand, 5k Fun Run/Walk, face painting, bean bag tournament, trike races, live music, french toast breakfast, pie & ice cream social, fireman's water…

Memorial Park
2nd Avenue East
Durand

Sun. Jun. 9

46th Annual Altoona Cinder City Days

A multi-day family-friendly fair of music, food, amusement, and more. Featuring Craig Morgan on 6/8, and the Karaoke Singoff finale on 6/7. Craft & vendor show and car show & charcoal chicken. Carnival, parades, boys baseball, mens softball,…

Most events at Cinder City Park, check website for full schedule/locations
Spooner Ave and 10th St.
Altoona

Cost: Concert tickets available online, most other events FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sun. Jun. 9

Fresh Art Tour

Self-guided meander to the finest studios and galleries in the Lake Pepin and Chippewa River Valleys. Travel the famous Great River Road and backroads of western Wisconsin, discover pottery, jewelry, paintings and more. For artist information…

The Purple Turtle Artisan Collective - Tour HQ
N2020 Spring St
Stockholm

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sun. Jun. 9

45th Annual Parade of Homes

This year tour 15 new homes and 3 remodeled homes (new for 2019! at the Parade of Homes presented by Great American Fireplace. Event runs June 8 - 15th with remodeling entries open June 8 and 9th. Tickets are available online.

Throughout the Chippewa Valley (Eau Claire, Chippewa Falls, Altoona and Bloomer)

Cost: $8 through June 7th, $10 after June 7th

Age: All Ages

11am-2pm Sun. Jun. 9

ALS Fundraiser Walk

This is a fundraiser for ALS of Northwest Wisconsin. Any and all donations are accepted. Music provided by Kman's Music while you register and have lunch after that, walk for ALS.

Chippewa falls Fair grounds
Building 3
Chippewa falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Sun. Jun. 9

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. Jun. 9

Naked Flowers: Poetry Revealed

See inside X-Rayed Flowers; read a Poem Flower; enjoy abstracted and Americana flowers along with other floral inspired sights during their spring show.

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

12:30-2pm Sun. Jun. 9

Larry's Legacy Walk/Bike Ride Event

For years St. John’s member Larry Everson, “Biked for Bread”. Each year this event honors Larry’s mission to fight hunger by inviting members and the community to join us for a bike ride, walk or simply by donating money to the Feed…

St. John's Lutheran Church
1804 Highland Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE donations accepted for Feed My People

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sun. Jun. 9

Maxx's Splash Bash School's Out

Music, games, and inflatable fun as we celebrate the beginning of summer.

Fairfax Pool
4200 Fairfax St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $4.50 or Season Pass

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Sun. Jun. 9

Amp Quiz Trivia at The Lakely

Free to play, teams of any size, prizes for top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit 'Amp Quiz Trivia - Wisconsin' on Facebook for a picture hint.

The Lakely
516 Galloway St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

2:05pm Sun. Jun. 9

Eau Claire Express 2019 Season

Catch a local baseball match featuring the Eau Claire express. Full of activities for kids, food, beverages, and more. Check out their website for details about nightly promotions.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park
702 Carson Park Drive
Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

2:05pm Sun. Jun. 9

Eau Claire Express vs Thunder Bay Border Cats

The Eau Claire Express play against the Thunder Bay Border Cats.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park
702 Carson Park Drive
Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Sun. Jun. 9

Resonant Rogues CD Release Party

Autumn of the World is the third album crafted by the Resonant Rogues of Asheville, NC. Authentic Appalachian folk with accordion, fiddle, cello & eerie harmonic vocals.

Zymurgy Brewing
624 Main Street. E
Menomonie

Cost: $10, Ages 8 and under FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Sun. Jun. 9

Diamond School of Dance: Rise Up!

Join for the for Diamond School of Dance's 19th annual spring performance, "Rise Up!". Each performance is uniquely different featuring show stopping performances in ballet, contemporary, jazz, lyrical, hip-hop, musical theater, tap and…

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $12, FREE for children under 2

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Sun. Jun. 9

Ski Sprites Water Ski Show

A Wisconsin tradition, everyone should spend at least one night at the beach, watching the Ski Sprites perform on the water. Concessions available.

Lake Altoona County Beach
604 Beach Rd.
Altoona

Cost: FREE event admission, but a $5/car Eau Claire county parking permit is required

Age: All ages