Craft shows, snowshoe hikes, speed rope jump contests, 1800s historical reenactments, art fairs, rodeos, fireworks, local festivals,on the water and musical events, plus more, are scheduled each year around Chippewa County.Submit an Event
Come check out the Farmers Market for locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables, and flowers, as well as locally made baked goods, salsas, jams, jellies, honey, crafts and other handcrafted items, and more EVERY THURSDAY, June 14 - October 11, starting at 12pm!
Are you interested in becoming a vendor at the farmers market? They are in search of unique arts and handmade items! Email email@example.com with your interest.
Watercolor artist Jeff Nelson is offering beginning and advanced level watercolor classes at the Heyde Center for the Arts, August 22-23-24.
Beginner Class - August 22 will be a one-day class from 9-3pm. This class is for the beginning painter (see Winter Birch image for intended subject). This class will be limited to 12 people.
Advanced Class - August 23 - 24 are for the experienced painter. The intended image for the class is Meadow Lark. These classes will cover techniques including washes, gradient wash, splash bleed, masking, dry brush, spattering. By the end of class each person will be able to leave with a completed painting. The advanced class is limited to 10.
The cost of the beginning class is $50 without materials, $60 with materials (14" x 16" size). For the advanced class, the cost is $75 for two days without supplies, $85 with supplies (18" x 20" size).
For more information, please contact Jeff Nelson, S7910 Fox Pointe Trail, Eau Claire WI. 54701, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
It must be something in the water. Chetek, Wisconsin is home to some of the best and most eclectic artists in western Wisconsin. This exhibit will feature the work of four Chetek-based artists. No cost for admission. Artwork will be available for sale.
Join the fun on Aug 23 from 9:30am-4pm!
Who should attend? Any “wavemakers” interested to learn how to help our community make the healthy choice the easy choice. Whether you are working in business, healthcare, community development, government, education , food service, non-profits, or a community member, this event is the place for you!
(“Wavemaker” meaning one who desires change in the world and, by gathering knowledge and resources, makes that change happen!)
• Discover how food systems can improve community health in the Chippewa Valley (Chippewa, Dunn, Eau Claire counties).
• Hear from a keynote speaker about building relationships in a community to improve food environment and learn how small changes can have big impacts • Connect and collaborate with others throughout the Chippewa Valley who care about a healthy food environment.
• Listen to a panel discussion with representatives from active communities, foodservice, healthy food retail, and food security.
• Enjoy snacks and a lunch provided by local food vendors.
Contact Judy Fedie, email@example.com, for more information!
O‘Neil Creek Winery will be offering grilled rib-eye steak or chicken breast with baked potato, salad and desert ala-cart. Rick Zwiefelhofer from Harm Way Bar and Grill will be the grill master for the night.
$15.00 Steak, $10.00 Chicken
Seating will be at 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, 6:30, 7;00 and 7:30.
Reservations taken until August 20 at 12:00 pm.
Call 715-568-2341 for reservations. (Check or Cash only)
Music will be played by Roxie and Larry (The Gater Band)from 5:00 pm to 8:00
Join in for an afternoon of live music by Tim Fast from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. They will have wine, cheese and snacks available for purchase, so come, relax and enjoy.
Feel free to bring a chair for this outdoor event. The event will be moved indoors in the case of rain.
No beverage carry-in allowed.
Check out Netty Q's Food Truck, serving Italian Food, at Chippewa River Distillery and Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. from 12-6pm!
Get your country western gear on and get in on the fun! Cornell Lake will have an awesome DJ and Mechanical Bull for everyone to show off their stuff! Prize giveaway for best dressed single and couple!
8pm - 2am
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
They're happy to have Marigold Cafe return to River Bend!
Marigold Cafe is a local food truck that specializes in Italian fare. They offer delicious grilled paninis and decadent gelato. Whether you're looking for a unique lunch or an early dinner, you'll definitely want to check them out!
And of course, all of their choices pair great with your favorite River Bend wine or cocktail!
Marigold Cafe will be there from 11:00AM - 4:30PM or while supplies last. The patio is very popular so seating may be limited. It is always recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc. In the event of inclement weather, please refer to their Facebook page for cancellations.
Come support a local charity called Bob's House for Dogs and enjoy a beautiful afternoon at a local winery from 1-4pm! Ticket admission includes 2 drinks, food, and an entry to win an authentic River Bend Wine Barrel! And of course, some of the dogs you'll be supporting will be there! 100% of the proceeds are donated to Bob's House for Dogs.
As with all of their events, it is recommended to bring your own seating to guarantee yourself a place to sit.
Tickets can be bought here: https://squareup.com/store/river-bend-winery-distillery
At Bob’s House for Dogs, their main goal is to make senior dogs more adoptable. Under the supervision of their expert staff, they provide foster care to senior and special-needs dogs in a kennel-free, home-like environment, as well as providing end-of-life care to dogs with terminal illness or advanced age, making them comfortable as they pass on. It's a great nonprofit that we're proud to support!
Come check out the 10th Annual dog swim from 4-7pm each day. Cost is 5$ per dog with proof of rabies vaccination. This is also a great chance to get your pups dressed up for a swimsuit competition with the cane of winning a 2019 park pass. Located at The Bernard F Willi Community Pool (across from the Irvine Park).