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Sun. Oct. 27

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

8am-4pm Sun. Oct. 27

Sunday Fun Race at Rock Falls Raceway

Attend this 50th anniversary of racing at Rock Falls Raceway.

Rock Falls Raceway
N1790 1000th St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $12 Admission ($42 to enter to race)

noon-6pm Sun. Oct. 27

6th Annual Pumpkin Carving Party

An afternoon of creativity. The bar will have all the tools needed to gut and cave your pumpkin, but feel free to bring any special carving tools you have. Kid friendly event, and there will be snacks & drinks for the kids. Pumpkins free of…

Every Buddy's Bar
19 W. Central St.
Chippewa Falls

noon-8pm Sun. Oct. 27

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

noon-3pm Sun. Oct. 27

Trick-or-Treat in the Corn Maze

Put on your best costume and come trick-or-treat in the maze. Find your way to the candy spots! Kids and adults welcome - who says adults can't trick-or-treat? All donations support the Make A Wish Foundation.

Leffel Roots Apple Orchard
W2369 Maple Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Donation

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sun. Oct. 27

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

1-5pm Sun. Oct. 27

Evolving Wellness Superhero Wellness Fundraiser

Evolving Wellness will offer free, interactive Yoga, Qigong, meditation, music therapy, art, massage, reiki & many more. There will be Bake Sales, mini horses from Trinity, raffles & silent auction plus many more vendors.

Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center
5872 33rd Ave.
Eau Claire

2-3pm Sun. Oct. 27

St. John's Church Trunk or Treat

Join St. John's Lutheran Church for a fun family event, Trunk or Treat! Candy and games.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Families with Children

2-4pm Sun. Oct. 27

Fall Frenzy

Head to River Prairie for the Altoona Parks & Recreation annual Fall Frenzy! Go dressed in your Halloween costume and be ready for fun, seasonal activities for the whole family to enjoy!

River Prairie Center
1445 Front Porch Place
Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Oct. 27

Strut Your Mutt "Howl-O-Ween"

Dress up your pups and bring them with you to this Spooktacular FREE event. This howling good time will include costume contests, local vendors, and a walk along the City trails. Prizes will be awarded to the best costume, best costume couple…

Hobbs Ice Arena - Boat Landing
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Sun. Oct. 27

Pop Up Science: Monster Masks

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with kids and explore all things STEAM-related. This week's activity is making monster masks.

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. 27

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

4:15-4:45pm Sun. Oct. 27

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

4:30-6:30pm Sun. Oct. 27

Monster Mash: Halloween Costume & Skate Party

Rent skates for $3 or bring your own. Costume contest at 6:20pm. Children 7 years an older must have an adult stay with them. Adult is not required to skate.

High Roller Skating Center
3120 Melby Street
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE (if in full costume for first 200) or $7 without

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Oct. 27

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. 27

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. 27

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. 27

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