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15 Ways to Vacation Like a Local in the Kubb Capital of North America

So you’re attending the U.S. National Kubb Championship in Eau Claire, Wisconsin? Well, as the Kubb Capital of North America, Eau Clairians live and breathe kubb, just like you do. And if you love kubb just as much as Eau Claire locals do, odds are you will also have a blast exploring the city Eau Clairians call home. Check out these 15 activities, events and local hotspots to vacation like a local while you are in the Eau Claire area.

Attend an Eau Claire Express game at Carson Park

Take in some local music and riverside views at the Sounds Like Summer Concert Series in Phoenix Park


Paint a beautiful picture and sip on some wine at Cheers Pablo

Grab brunch at the Nucleus on Water Street
Insider Tip: Order the Lox Crepe

Get out and move with some Zumba at Dragonfly Dance and Wellness

Photo credit: @lasaanahata on Instagram.

Attend the 70th Annual Clear Water Kiwanis Doll and Pet Parade

Photo credit: Volume One Magazine

Catch a movie on a budget at the unique Micon Downtown Cinema

Head to Autumn Harvest Winery for a night of entertainment with Greg Gilbertson


Enjoy a signature cocktail on the rooftop patio at The Dive

Photo Credit: @diveec on Instagram

Stretch it out outdoors at High 5 Free Yoga in Phoenix Park


Catch a Ski Sprites show on Lake Altoona

Head to Lazy Monk Brewery for Biggie & Bulls BBQ and a cold local brew

Smell the flowers (and taste the fresh veggies) at the Downtown Farmer’s Market

Sip on an iced coffee at Eau Claire Downtown Coffee

This one might be a little obvious but, check out a game of kubb! Or gather some friends and play a game on your own.

Photo Courtesy of Bryan Jones.

Now that you have an idea about all the exciting things going on in the Kubb Capital of North America, we can guarantee this year’s U.S. National Kubb Championships will be the best one yet!

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Visit Eau Claire

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Visit Eau Claire is the official destination marketing organization for the Eau Claire Area. It exists to effectively market the Eau Claire Area as a destination for conventions, sporting events, group tour and leisure markets; to promote regional economic growth and to enhance and maintain the area's overall identity and image.