Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
Welcome to Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, a Northwoods gem located approximately 70 miles from the Minnesota border. Visitors vacation here to enjoy more than the iconic Leinenkugel’s beer that’s brewed in town. They also come for four-season
recreation—in the woods, along the mighty Chippewa River, and on beautiful Lake Wissota. They vacation here for golfing, biking, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, kayaking, rafting, fishing, and so much more.
Our small-town charm is anchored by a vibrant business community. And we boast an excellent shopping, dining, and arts scene. Request a copy of our Visitor Packet to start planning your vacation and to learn more about all that Chippewa Falls has to offer!
11/26 to 1/1
Christmas Village in Irvine Park
The Chippewa Falls Christmas Village is an impressive display of life-size Christmas scenes reminiscent of the Victorian era and local historical replicas, along with a dazzling display of over 60,000 lights. Opens Thanksgiving Day at 5:00 to 6:30 pm for walk through only. Open daily after that 7am.- 9:30 p.m daily with the lights turned on at 3:30/4pm until New Years Day. Established in 1987, the Christmas Village has grown into an independent project of great size involving individuals, businesses, volunteer organizations, and city government. Contact: 715-723-0051.Donations can be sent to; The Chippewa Falls Christmas Village, C/O The Northwestern Bank, PO Box 49, Chippewa Falls WI 54729.
Christmas Village Opening Night
Join us at 5pm as we turn on the lights at the Christmas Village located at Irvine Park on Bridgewater Avenue in Chippewa Falls. The park will be only open to foot traffic from 5-6:30pm that night than vehicle traffic 6:30-9:30pm
10:00am in the BMO Harris parking lot on Bridge Street. Visit Santa at the Rutledge Charity Building at 404 N. Bridge Street until 3 pm.Santa Claus is coming to town! It is always a surprise to see how Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive in Chippewa Falls. Kids can sip on hot chocolate while enjoying the anticipation of Santa's arrival. All children will receive a special ornament made by Santa's elves and the residents of Chippewa Manor Nursing Home. After his arrival, visit with Santa at his house across the street. Santa's House is open from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. every Saturday after his arrival until ChristmasMore Information »
11/27 to 12/17
Horse Drawn Wagon Rides
Downtown Chippewa Falls through the beautiful Christmas Village. Dates are Dec 1, 3, 8-10 & 15-17, 2015. Times are 4:30, 5:30, 6:30, 7:30 pm. Pick up and drop off at the Chippewa Falls Main Street office parking lot at 514 N. Bridge Street. Advance tickets go on sale November 27 at Gordy's County Market downtown store. For more information call Chippewa Falls Main Street at 715-723-6661.More Information »