EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- The 20th Annual “Breakfast in the Valley” is set for this Friday at the Eau Claire County Exposition Center, with the traditional June Dairy Breakfast treat to be served from 5-10 a.m.
Breakfast in the Valley is hosted by the Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by more than 80 businesses. Over 300 volunteers from area businesses will prepare and serve the breakfast.
Eggs will be cooked in two four-foot skillets designed and built by students at Chippewa Valley Technical College. Each skillet holds 500 eggs at one time, cooked by a crew of volunteers.
In addition to a great breakfast, there will be agricultural product displays, business displays, farm animals, door prize drawings, a milk drinking contest with local celebrities, antique tractors, Friend of Agriculture Award, Conservation Farmer Award and a visit from the newly-crowned Alice in Dairyland and Fairest of the Fair. Kaeding Dairy, LLC from Augusta will be at the breakfast showcasing information on their farm. The first 2,700 people will receive a commemorative Breakfast in the Valley coffee mug compliments of Eau Claire Energy Cooperative.