River Prairie
What is one place you can go this summer where you can do it all?! We have one idea... River Prairie! Explore all that this business district has to offer this summer! You can soak up the sun while enjoying a meal outside at any of their dining locations - did we mention there's a new restaurant opening up soon too?! Somewhere Pub will be hosting their grand opening on Monday, May 31, 2021! The kids can run through the recently reopened splash pad, attempt to wake up the trolls, and enjoy the sweetness of summer with an ice cream cone from 44 Below. Plan your visit for June 10-13, 2021 and you'll be able to attend Cinder City Days too! Explore the endless possibilities of River Prairie Park at the following link. Details »
Things To Do
National Burger Day
Friday, May 28, 2021 is National Burger Day and it's only fair that you celebrate accordingly! Here's a list of where to get some of the BEST burgers in Eau Claire. These aren't your typical "beef patty on a bun" burgers; these are the real deal! Some come piled high with bacon, some with olives, and some even with mac & cheese! Learn More »
Sounds Like Summer Concert Series
The wait is over! Volume One's outdoor Sounds Like Summer Concert Series is BACK! Every Thursday night in Phoenix Park from June-August, local bands and artists will play their live music right along the banks of the Chippewa River. Find the full summer lineup at the following link! Learn More »
Memorial Day Parade
We hope you're ready to cheer loud and proud! On Monday, May 31, 2021, there will be a Memorial Day Parade coming down the streets of Eau Claire! The parade will begin at 9:30 AM starting in Wilson Park and will end in the Haas Fine Arts building parking lot (located on Water St.).The parade will also include a program to follow at Owen Park. Don't forget your lawn chairs! Find more things to do on Memorial Day weekend in Eau Claire at the link below!
Creative Economy Month

As we approach the end of May, we start to wrap up Creative Economy Month. However, there's two more events you can attend this weekend to squeeze in those last few artFULL moments! Head to Haymarket Plaza in the morning this Saturday (May 29) to the catch the reveal of the "Eddies" sculpture and then make your way over to ClaireWaters Bar & Restaurant in the afternoon for the Clearwater Art & Jazz Festival. Find all the remaining Creative Economy Month events on the calendar at the link below!

Chippewa Valley Veterans Tribute Dedication Ceremony
Join the Chippewa Valley Veterans Tribute Foundation on Memorial Day for the Chippewa Valley Veterans Tribute Dedication Ceremony in River Prairie! From 1-3 PM there will be a dedication for the Legacy Stones, bronze artwork, and the Honor Mall. There will also be a Vietnam Era Huey Helicopter on display including a flyover during the ceremony. Find all the event details at the link below!