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Sun. Jul. 14

U.S. National Kubb Championship

Watch the best Kubb Player from around the country, and world, compete in the U.S. National championship. On Friday, kids can try their hand at Kubb, and attendees can see the 1v1 World Championships. On Saturday, the playoffs begin, and on…

Eau Claire Soccer Park
3456 Craig Rd
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend, $70 to register a team

Age: All Ages

Sun. Jul. 14

Northern Wisconsin State Fair

Annual fair with food vendors, carnival, livestock exhibitions, crafts, homemaking and educational exhibits, and outstanding 4-H displays. More than a mile of midway thrills, great food stands, and free grandstand entertainment. Music events…

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds
225 Edward St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: Ticket pricing information available online

noon-8pm Sun. Jul. 14

Sense of Place: THERE - Song of Myself

Galaudet Gallery takes you THERE, where you can experience local and global artists exploring questions about politics, rule breaking and self. Paintings, drawings, sculptures, jewelry and more in realism, figuration, abstraction,…

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Sun. Jul. 14

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

1-1:45pm Sun. Jul. 14

Little Yogi & Me

Yoga for minis. Moms & Dads, bring your little ones and let's have some fun. Little Yogi & Me classes make for a fun family outing that incorporates fitness, movement, and education for everyone.

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

Cost: Adults: $10 (included for members) Children: $5.

Age: Ages 3-6

2-6pm Sun. Jul. 14

2nd Annual Ice Cream Social

Lazy Monk Brewing and Ramone's Ice Cream Parlor are teaming up once again. Bring the whole family. Bier floats for adults, root beer for floats for the kids, ice cream for everyone, and fun all around. Try a flight, try a float, sit back and…

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC
97 West Madison Street
Eau Claire

Cost: Food priced a la carte

Age: All Ages

2:05pm Sun. Jul. 14

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. Jul. 14

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

6-7pm Sun. Jul. 14

Free Park Yoga

Gather at Wilson Park in Downtown Menomonie for a one hour practice that is open to all levels. Yoga is a great way to stretch your muscles, relax & regroup your mind. Learn the benefits of a yoga practice. Bring your own yoga mat, blanket or…

Wilson Park
Wilson Ave and 8th St
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Sun. Jul. 14

Sunday Summer Concert Series at Riverfront Park

The inaugural season of this new concert series will be hosted on Chippewa Falls' new Riverfront Park. June 16: Dawn Marie June 23: Old Soul Society June 30: Dead Ringers July 14: Jeff White July 21: Cragers July 28: Joyann…

Riverfront Park
Bridge St. and River St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Sun. Jul. 14

Riverfront Summer Concert Series: Jeff White

Americana/Alt-country & Outlaw Folk from the hills of western Wisconsin. Blending warm tones, reverbs, delays & vibrato, Jeff White sings of love, loss & lust with an Americana vibe. Dramatic ballads, haunting love songs and bittersweet…

Riverfront Park
Bridge St. and River St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

6:30pm Sun. Jul. 14

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

7pm Sun. Jul. 14

Races at Red Cedar Speedway

The Red Cedar Speedway is a WISSOTA sanctioned track with weekly stock car races. The events are cash-only. Check out the 40th Annual Punky Manor Challenge of Champions 3-day tournament in September.

Red Cedar Speedway
1700 block of Stout Rd., Dunn County Recreation Park
Menomonie

Cost: Pit: $30 GA or $25 with membership, Grandstand: $15 for adults, $10 for students/60+; FREE for kids 12 and under

Age: All Ages