Selected Community Events

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National Night Out

Lunda Community Park, Black River Falls, WI
National Night Out is a nationwide event designed to build strong community partnerships that promote safe neighborhoods. The event is organized through Criminal Justice Program at Western Technical College and is sponsored by the Ho-Chunk Nation and Jackson County Sheriff's Office. We will be having lots of activities for the kids, K9 demonstrations, Internet Safety presentation and Mock Crash demonstrations, we will also be selling brats, hot dogs, corn on the cob etc., and we will be collecting non-perishible foods to donate to the local food pantry.

Nicole Thunder-Kiesow
715-284-9851 ext. 5070

Rollingstone Days

Rollingstone, MN
Famly-focused fun-filled weekend of events including: softball tournament, fireworks, kids games, 5K cancer fundraiser run/walk, arts/crafts/vendors, ice cream social, car show, beanbag tournament, parade, street dance. Something for everyone!

Crystal Schacht, 507-689-4644

Bubble Wonders

Heyde Center for the Arts, 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
Audiences watch spellbound as Geoff Akins does the most amazing things with ordinary soap and water. Bubble Wonders is full of amazing bubble tricks including the bubble caterpillar, vocano bubble, gigantic dancing bubble, bubbles inside bubbles, kid in a bubble, and much more! Woven into the show is the show's theme: "Anything is possible!" During the course of the show there's a running gag where Geoff and the audience try to create a square bubble! He fails time and time again and yet never gives up. Yet through persistence and learning from mistakes, Geoff discovers a way to successfully create a sqaure bubble! Website: Admission: Adults $8, Seniors $7, Youth $3, Family of four $20.

Debra Johnson, Executive Director

Family Fun Pool Party

Caledonia, MN
Caledonia Family fun pool party Tuesday, July 29, 4 - 8:30 PM. Includes pool and land games, swimming with inflatables, tread-a-thon, basket raffle, food for purchase, Music in the Park with the Busta Band.

Joanne Zard, 507-725-5116, 800 S. Marshall St., Caledonia, MN 55921

Chippewa Valley Farm-City Day

GJ Jerseys, Gary & Josh Olson, S12055 County Road D, Strum, WI 54770
Farm-City Day is an educational, interactive one-day event on a working farm. This event is aimed to educate our community on where and how our food is produced, showing how agriculture has evolved and progressed over the last 50 years. Guided tours of the farm will be provided from the parking area and attendees will then be dropped off to view agriculture educational displays and demonstrations, participate in kid’s activities or visit the petting zoo. Food will be available for purchase from the local 4-H club and there will be many other special attractions at the event. Admission is free to this one-day event for the entire family.

Katie Wantoch, UW-Extension Dunn County, 800 Wilson Ave, Rm. 330, Menomonie, WI 54751 715-232-1636

The Good News Power Hour Show!

St. Mark Lutheran Church and School, 3307 State Street, Eau Claire, WI 54701
Join us for the Good News Power Hour Show! Kids (infants through age 5) and their caregivers are invited to join us for this FREE event. Get your backstage pass and come listen to the good news lead Bible story of the day, watch interviews with famous Bible characters, learn about the weather, and get a sports scene update! There will also be fun crafts, yummy snacks, and time to play! Sessions are September 10 & 24, October 8 & 22, starting at 9:30 AM at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 3307 State Street. For more information, check out St. Mark Power Hour on Facebook!

St. Mark Church, 715-834-2595,

Day Out With Sheth

9th Avenue Park (North Park) in Bloomer, Wisconsin
A day of fun for families with disabled children of any age.
What to expect:
Games, food, fellowship and surprises galore!

Jim and Martha Mikula
Phone: (715)568 - 3669
Facebook (Sheth’s page)

Summer Fest and Family Night in the Park

S. Barstow St., Phoenix Park, Wilson Park, Eau Claire, WI
This community festival attracts thousands of visitors of all ages for a variety of activities including children's games, stage performances, and downtown merchants selling goods outside their businesses. Kids have fun in the Family Fun Zone, that's complete with a crazy hair event, a petting zoo, and pony rides. Volume One will also be hosting Chalkfest that takes place in Wilson Park. Dozens of artists create chalk art masterpieces on the park sidewalks. The Summer Fest celebration ends with Family Night in the Park. Families come to Phoenix Park to enjoy a movie under the stars. This year the movie will be Despicable Me 2!

Salina Heller, 715-839-4919

Friday Stunt Show (Family Friendly Event)

Wesleyan Church 2405 Keith St, Eau Claire, WI 54701
This is a free and family friendly event hosted by the Midwest Mayhem Motorcycle Club and the Wesleyan Church here in Eau Claire, WI. There is a FREE Stunt show performed by Midwest Mayhems stunt team (Project Mayhem), FREE food provided by the church, a few local venders, and tons of bikes and performance vehicles to check out! Event starts are 6pm and runs til 8 pm every week.

715-308-3812 (ask for Greg)

Fall Family Festival

Nature's Edge Therapy Center- 2523 14 3/4 Ave, Rice Lake, WI 54868
Trail rides, games, pony rides, petting zoo, hay wagon rides, chicken dinner, western photos, live music, and a barn dance

Natures Edge Therapy Center
# 715-859-6670

7th annual Chippewa Valley Farm-City Day

GJ Jerseys, Gary & Josh Olson, S12055 Cty Rd D, Strum, WI 54770
Farm-City Day is an educational, interactive one-day event on a working farm. This event is aimed to educate our community on where and how our food is produced, showing how agriculture has evolved and progressed over the last 50 years. Along with guided tours of the dairy farm, there will be other agricultural educational displays, food for purchase, children’s activities and many special attractions at GJ Jerseys.

Mark Hagedorn, Eau Claire County UW-Extension, 715-839-4712

Easter Fun Fest

Held INDOORS at Bloomer Assembly of God Church, Corner of Hwy 64 & 40, Bloomer, WI
Ages 12 and under. Egg Hunt, Games, Prizes, food, and fun! Kids receive 10 free games tickets and 1 free lunch coupon.

Angie Kellen, 715-237-2035,

Summer Fest and Family Night in the Park

Eau Claire, WI
Come Downtown for one of the best events of the summer! Enjoy food, entertainment, and so much more!