Oftentimes, our individual hobbies, talents, and experiences influence our unique interests while traveling. Some believe that these qualities are written in the stars, claiming that zodiac signs play a bigger role in shaping who we are and what we enjoy. While there are so many things to do, places to eat, and events to choose from when visiting Eau Claire, we're making it easy to decide by narrowing it down to your specific personality type. Here are places you should visit in Eau Claire based on your zodiac sign!

People running on the S Bridge during the Eau Claire Marathon

Aries (March 21 - April 19)

Run the Eau Claire Marathon

For those who are ambitious, bold, and always seek out competition, there is a wide variety of things to do in Eau Claire. Aries are known to be easily bored and constantly looking for something to do. They love to be number one and never go down without a fight. These individuals typically don't have a vocal filter and always strive to come out on top. Aries can put their competitive personalities to the test at the annual Eau Claire Marathon each spring! Marathon weekend in Eau Claire is full of racing events meant for all running levels. Sign up to participate in the Eau Claire 5k, 10k, half marathon, four-person relay, or the Boston qualifying marathon.

two girls sitting at a table drinking coffee in the greenhouse at Down to Earth Garden Center

Taurus (April 20 - May 20)

Wander through Down to Earth Garden Center

Tauruses embody a homebody personality and love nothing more than relaxing. They feel the most peace when surrounded by soothing sounds, aromas, and glorious scenes. If there's one way to describe a Taurus, it's luxurious. At Down to Earth Garden Center, you can escape into a jungle-like oasis with various tropical plants, colorful flower baskets, and all the perfect selections for your landscaping. While a simple walk through the greenhouses is sure to be a relaxing reset, the garden center also offers a cafe corner to enjoy your coffee and brunch orders from Five & Two Cafe amongst the greenery.

Holuy Donuts food truck at Fall Festival in downtown Eau Claire

Gemini (May 21 - June 21)

Explore Volume One's Food Truck Friday

Geminis can be described as busy and spontaneous. People with this sign are known to be very talkative and even more curious. In fact, they tend to be so curious and invested in doing so many things at once that it would be easier to just create another version of themselves to get even more done. With a personality like that, Volume One's Food Truck Friday is perfect for you! This event takes place on the first Friday of the month from May through September, and you can choose from various food trucks in Phoenix Park for lunch, dinner, and dessert! Get a taste of smoked BBQ, loaded tacos, wood-fired pizza, grilled cheese sandwiches, hot dogs, mini donuts, and so much more. Food Truck Fridays give Geminis the perfect opportunity to try multiple new foods at once and explore the culinary scene of Eau Claire!

Slices of award-winning pie served at Norske Nook in Osseo

Cancer (June 22 - July 22)

Eat pie at Norske Nook

Cancers are known to seek out comfort and to protect their emotions. Typically, these people are a little sensitive and like to establish a ground of trust before moving forward. If there's one place where you're sure to find a nostalgic, cozy atmosphere that is comforting and delicious is Norske Nook in Osseo, WI! This Norwegian restaurant holds a cottage feel with home-cooked food and award-winning pies. Whatever you decide to order on the menu, you won't regret it! This comfort food is known to "taste like Grandma's" including classic breakfast platters, lefse wraps, meatballs, reubens, and other hot sandwiches. And, of course, get your hands on seasonal pie flavors that will give you all the comfort you need!

a girl holding an ice cream cone outside of Ramone's in front of the Cascade mural

Leo (July 23 - August 22)

Snap photos in front of murals

If you're a Leo, you know that you love the spotlight. Leos are notorious for capturing all the attention, being dramatic, and showing an immense amount of passion for their hobbies and beliefs. You have a big personality, and you love to be the star of the show! Just for you guys, murals can be found on the walls all around Eau Claire that make the perfect backdrop for your photos. Go on a mural hunt for the best photo opportunities and seek out "Sanctuary" next to the Pablo Center and The Fire House, or stop for ice cream at Ramone's Ice Cream Parlor and have a photoshoot in front of the colorful "Cascade." Click here to see more Instagrammable murals in Eau Claire that Leos will love!

A girl walking through the Eau Claire Refillery shop

Virgo (August 23 - September 22)

Fill up at Eau Claire Refillery

As the most logical, practical personality type, Virgos live their lives with a very systematic approach. Virgos are known to be perfectionists and need every area of their lives to be well organized. With the help of Eau Claire Refillery, you can ensure that all of your hygiene and household cleaning products will have order and organization in your home. Eau Claire Refillery is the first refill store in the city and offers clean products for all of your sustainable, eco-friendly efforts. If you're someone who loves to label everything in your home and create a themed collection of goods, this shop is made just for you. Bring your favorite containers and fill up on everything including laundry detergent, makeup remover, shampoo & conditioner, dish soap, hand soap, all-purpose cleaner, wood cleaners, carpet fresheners, pet supplies, and so much more! Eau Claire Refillery is the perfect place to help Virgos get their ducks in a row and stay organized in your home!

a bagel sandwich and a crepe with fruit at The Nucleus Cafe

Libra (September 23 - October 23)

Eat brunch at The Nucleus Cafe

As a Libra, you lead your life based on balance. You fully believe in the power of symmetry and the importance of harmony. You're always seeking out justice, and you hate to take on tasks alone. In that case, you can plan a brunch date that will include a sweet and savory option at The Nucleus Cafe. With a menu filled with both fruity, dessert crepes & pancakes as well as salty, hearty breakfast skillets, you'll be able to indulge in a perfectly balanced meal in Eau Claire. Experience the local's favorite brunch spot with fresh espresso and breakfasts made with high-quality ingredients!

a creepy photo of the exterior of the Sheeley House in Chippewa Falls

Scorpio (October 24 - November 21)

Brave the paranormal properties of Eau Claire

Scorpio season falls right around Halloween time, and individuals with this sign fit right in with the spooky, mysterious season. Scorpios tend to be brave, and they don't set limits for themselves. Ambitious and determined, Scorpios are fierce in their everyday lives, and their intuition makes them very powerful beings. With these special senses, we'd recommend exploring the paranormal properties of Eau Claire and the Chippewa Valley. Whether you're braving the halls of the historic Banbury Place, enjoying a fine dinner at the Sheeley House in Chippewa Falls, WI, or checking out the surrounding areas that are rumored to be haunted, Scorpios can test their limits and bravery with a friendly ghost hunt in Eau Claire. Click here to see our blog highlighting more paranormal properties in Eau Claire.

Two people throwing axes at targets at Section 715

Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21)

Go axe throwing at Section 715 Throwing Co.

Sagittariuses can be described as people who love to chase adventure. They often display a mix of curiosity, intensity, and adaptability. Sagittariuses are notable thrill-seekers but also tend to be blunt. Let your daredevil side come out at Section 725 Throwing Co. for a friendly axe-throwing competition in Eau Claire! Whether you're booking for yourself, you and a friend, or you want to have an axe-throwing party, Section 715 can accommodate all axe-throwing groups. This activity is the perfect opportunity for Sagittariuses to safely let loose, be bold, and channel their adventurous personalities!

A group of women learning how to create pottery on spinning wheels at Half Moon Clay in Banbury Place

Capricorn (December 22 - January 19)

Take a pottery class at Half Moon Clay

Capricorns are some of the sweetest, kindest people out there! They demonstrate patience and understand the importance of perseverance. They're always mature and responsible going through life, and when they enjoy something and want to pursue it, they become very dedicated. At Half Moon Clay, Capricorns can let their patience shine by taking a pottery class! This craft isn't for the weak and requires a great deal of commitment and diligence. Learn from the instructors how to create a piece of art on your own, and reveal what can happen when you let patience and tolerance take control! Check out other crafty things to do in Eau Claire that Capricorns will love.

The crowd at Volume One's Sounds Like Summer outdoor concert series at Phoenix Park

Aquarius (January 20 - February 18)

Dance at the Sounds Like Summer Concert Series

If there's one sign that believes in making the world a better place, it's the Aquarius. These people deeply believe in collaboration & teamwork, and they have a deep sense of community support. Aquariuses hate small talk and the "warm-up stage" and want to get straight to business. At the Sounds Like Summer Concert Series, you can do just that! This event takes place every week in Phoenix Park in the summer, and it is one that certainly draws a crowd and a sense of belonging. With live music, food trucks, and other vendors in the park, Sounds Like Summer is a great place for Aquariuses to shine and find their people. This weekly event allows locals and visitors to build a community, support each other, and celebrate the season!

A group of people taking a yoga class on the lawn in River Prairie

Pisces (February 19 - March 20)

Take a yoga class

Pisces tend to be some of the most creative people full of wisdom and intuition. These individuals often carry deep spiritual beliefs and connect those thoughts to their emotions. Pisces are rich in the arts & the soul and seek the feeling of grounding and earthly connection. Taking a yoga class is the perfect activity for Pisces when visiting Eau Claire! There are various fitness studios in Eau Claire including Eaum Yoga + Fitness, StrongSoul, Latitude 44 Studio, and more that offer yoga and workout classes for all fitness levels. Even if you don't take a class, there are many parks in Eau Claire to roll out a mat and spend time meditating amongst nature. 

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