Light Up Eau Claire
Eau Claire is more than just a city - it's a tourist destination. Whether you need a day of pampering, a weekend filled with recreation, or an evening of sipping wine by candlelight, you can find it here.Photo: Tim Abraham
Eau Claire, Wisconsin, could probably lay claim to being “The Indie Capital of the Midwest,” but
trademarking that would be far too corporate a move for this independent-minded university town.
Instead, Eau Claire, located at the confluence of the crystal clear Eau Claire and Chippewa Rivers, goes
its own way and encourages everyone who visits to come along for the ride. This is where
farm kids grow up to be artists and entrepreneurs. Where alternative is a positive. Where attitude is
more important than age. Where hospitality is legit. Where originality is celebrated. In other words,
Read all about our city's cultural renaissance.
Eau Claire, Wisconsin, often described as “mini Portland” or “mini Austin,” has found its footing within the preserved renaissance of counter-culture living. As the world’s largest producer of horseradish, Eau Claire is spicing things up without sacrificing its wholesome approach to music and arts.Learn more
Sports aren't just a pastime in the Eau Claire Area, they're our way of life, and we are committed to providing the best experience possible from the start of the bid, to the last out.Photo: Kayla Menzie