Upcoming Events in Chippewa Falls and Eau Claire, Wsconsin
Like the rest of Wisconsin, the Chippewa Falls and Eau Claire region love having fun. The Chippewa Valley is no stranger to concerts, festivals and any other type of events and activities. You will find something to interest you in the links below.
Festivals, Fairs and Celebrations
Winter Fest and Games
On Lake Wissota. Friday enjoy music, bonfire, Dirt Road Dixie and more. 4:30pm to 12:30am. Saturday enjoy ice fishing contest, winter chiller softball/KUBB, Snowmobile drag races, auto ice racing, disc golf, YMCA run, Hot Air Balloons, ATV/Motorcycle race, live entertainment, Snowbiz drawing. Sunday ice fishing contest, auto ice racing, Fat Tire bike race, ATV/motorcycle races and live entertainment.
Midwinter Mardi Gras Gala
6:00pm-midnight at McDonell Central High School, 1316 Bel Air Blvd., Chippewa Falls. This eighth annual fun event includes a delicious dinner, beverages, casino style and other games, raffles, prizes and more! Dance to the sounds of the big band music provided by Troppo. Purchase your limited couples dinner package by January 29th to be entered into a $500 gift card drawing. Cost for couples dinner package is $140 (includes dinner for two, beverages, play money and two cash prize raffle tickets – valued at $50 each). Cash raffle drawing for three prizes: First drawing $1000.00, second and third $500.00 each. Limited to 500 tickets sold for $50 each.
The Jig’s Up Ice Fishing Contest
The View on Lake Wissota, 17779 Co Hwy X, Chippewa Falls. Win a $45,000 Ford Truck if you catch and register the tagged fish! Over $30,000 in cash and prizes including a 2015 Ice Castle Scout. Prizes awarded, to the top 25 fish by weight and every 5th place thereafter to 300th place so even a small fish can win big! Each participant may register one fish per ticket; tickets are $25 with no limit on the number of tickets an individual can purchase. Raffle prizes include a 2015 Polaris Sportsman 4-wheeler, raffle tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20! Prizes for the top fish by weight in each category: northern, walleye, bass, and pan fish. All state regulations and bag limits apply and no person may bring in more than the legal limit of fish allowed, which for this contest includes northern, walleye, pan fish (perch, bluegills, crappies), and bass.
Celebrate all that is Spring. Great music, food, artwork, libations, entertainment, and much more at the Northern WI State Fairgrounds.
Four-day event at an outdoor amphitheater just over 15 minutes from Inn on Lake Wissota B&B. With performances from the leaders in country music of yesterday and today.
Leinie’s Family Reunion
A one day celebration of Leinenkugel’s beer with music and contests.
Northern Wisconsin State Fair
See exhibits, enjoy fair food, and watch performances on several stages.
German food and beverages, three stages with entertainment, and activities for all ages.
Four-day event at an outdoor amphitheater just over 15 minutes from Inn on Lake Wissota B&B. With performances from the leaders in rock music of yesterday and today.
Christmas Village and The Bridge to Wonderland Parade
The day after Thanksgiving Irvine Park becomes Christmas Village with over 45,000 lights, and the first Saturday of December people line the streets to watch the parade.