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Sun. Oct. 13

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

10am-6pm Sun. Oct. 13

The Pumpkin Patch at Valley Pasture Farm

Bring the whole family to the farm and participate in over 25 engaging activities to celebrate fall including wagon rides, corn maze, farm animals, pick-your-own pumpkin patch, and more!

Valley Pasture Farm
E7631 N County Road E
Elk Mound

Cost: $9/person - save $1 with a non-perishable donation for our local food pantry

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sun. Oct. 13

Pick of The Patch

Outlaw Farms opens up to the public to enjoy the animals and purchase fall items. Items available for purchase are fall mums, pumpkins, squash, gourds, straw, and much more.

Outlaw Farms
E16755 Scenic Drive
Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

10am-4pm Sun. Oct. 13

16th Annual Western Wisconsin Model Train Show

The show will feature operating model trains in many sizes for all ages to see. There will be vendors selling model trains, accessories, toys, railroad theme hats and shirts throughout the event.

YMCA Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Adults, $3 School Age Children, FREE for Children 5 years and under

noon-2pm Sun. Oct. 13

Urban Sketchers Chippewa Valley

Join the global community of Urban Sketchers (USK). This is not an official USK regional chapter, but hopes to become one. Meets the second Sunday of each month and sketches in EC and surrounding areas. All skill levels welcome.

Check Facebook for Location
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

noon-2pm Sun. Oct. 13

Urban Sketchers Chippewa Valley

Join the global community of Urban Sketchers (USK). This is not an official USK regional chapter, but hopes to become one. Meets the second Sunday of each month and sketches in EC and surrounding areas. All skill levels welcome.

Check Facebook for Location
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

noon-8pm Sun. Oct. 13

Ukiyo-e: Floating Fleeting Worlds

Discover the similarities and connections between three floating fleeting worlds: Japanese Edo Art, Art of and inspired by our night skies, Rockwell Kent's drawings for Walt Whitman’s poetry

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sun. Oct. 13

LEGO Club

Join fellow LEGO fans twice each month for free building. The library supplies the LEGOs, you supply the imagination. No registration needed. A family drop-in program.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-6:30pm Sun. Oct. 13

Badgers Bash

All-Out Pro Wrestling is proud to announce Badgers Bash. Meet & Greet with special guest, former Badger and ex-NFL running back Montee Ball at 2pm (autographs and photos for $10). Great wrestling action and hang out with Montee Ball. Doors…

ClaireWaters Bar & Resturant
2106 N. Clairemont Ave
Eau Claire

Cost: Skybox VIP $50(includes food and drinks) Front Row $15 General Admission $10 Kids 6 and under Free

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Oct. 13

Cadott Schools Presents: James and the Giant Peach

"Peachy-keen" enjoyment at Cadott High School with the amazing tale of a boy who takes an extraordinary trip across the sea in a peach that is home to lots of amazing creatures.

Cadott High School
426 Myrtle St.
Cadott

Cost: $12-Adults, $8-Students, 5 and under are FREE

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Oct. 13

Menomonie Theater Guild: Newsies

Based on the real Newsboy Strike of 1899, this new Disney musical tells the story of Jack Kelly, a rebellious newsboy who dreams of a life as an artist away from the big city.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts
205 Main St. E
Menomonie

Cost: Ticket information online

2pm Sun. Oct. 13

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

Based on Mark Haddon’s best-selling 2003 novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is a thrilling and heartwarming adventure story featuring an unforgettable young hero.

The Heyde Center for the Arts
3 South High St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $8 youth

2:30-3pm Sun. Oct. 13

Pop Up Science: Draw a Circuit

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with kids and explore all things STEAM-related. This week we'll learn how to draw a circuit.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3-4pm Sun. Oct. 13

Introductory Dance: Ballet/Jazz

Come learn Ballet/Jazz basics. Introducing children interested in dance 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: $40 members, $56 non-members

Age: Ages 3-6

3pm Sun. Oct. 13

The Master Singer's Present: America, My Home 2019: Carmina Pax

The Master Singers will present their fall concert, America, My Home 2019: Carmina Pax. Carmina Pax is a seven movement work focusing on peace. It is, songs of peace.

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $20 adults, $8 youth

4:15-4:45pm Sun. Oct. 13

Dance Mix

Gain strength and flexibility while learning new dance moves and having fun. Participants will move around plenty while exploring various dance styles and techniques through this introductory class.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $40, Community $56

Age: Ages 3-4

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Oct. 13

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

Zumba is a Latin-inspired dance fitness program that has been wildly popular since the '90s. Join the awesome and energetic crew of instructors from Z. Vida Fitness in bringing the fun back into fitness. Bring some flat-soled shoes, a water…

The Center
3701 E. Clairemont Ave.
Eau Claire

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

Age: 7+

6:15-8:30pm Sun. Oct. 13

Evening Rink Rat Hockey

Open hockey time for youth players by age. Must have full equipment. Ages 15 and older are not permitted to skate in Rink Rats! Mite/Squirt (ages 7-10): 6:15pm-7:15pm. Pewee/Bantam (ages 11-14): 7:30pm-8:30pm

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: Ages 7-10, Ages 11-14

6:15-7pm Sun. Oct. 13

Introductory Dance: Hip Hop

Come learn Hip Hop basics. No prior experience is required to enroll. Introducing children interested in dance to beginner technique in a relaxed class setting. This program is great for those looking to test the waters before joining a more…

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $40, Community $56

Age: Ages 5-8

6:30-8:30pm Sun. Oct. 13

Evening Open Skate

Every Wednesday and Sunday this Fall/Winter. No skate on 11/27, 12/25, 1/1, 1/22. Youth Skate Rental is free.

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: All Ages