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6am-10pm Mon. Sep. 2

Olson's Ice Cream 75th Anniversary Celebration

Join us at Labor Day weekend and help celebrate 75 years of family traditions at Olson's Ice Cream. Free trolley rides and caricature drawings customers throughout the weekend at both the Chippewa Falls and Eau Claire locations.

Olson’s Ice Cream and Deli - Eau Claire
Haymarket Plaza
Eau Claire

9-11:30am Mon. Sep. 2

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may…

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3 | Community $5 | Parents FREE

Age: Ages 0-6

6-6:30pm Mon. Sep. 2

Silent Peace Walk

Gather in the park by the roundabout and walk peacefully together along the sparkling Chippewa River. After brief opening remarks, walk in mindful silence for about 20 minutes and close with a community wish for peace. Bring your children,…

Riverfront Park
Bridge St. and River St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages