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Eau Claire River Lights

Posted October 13th, 2017

  • Photo by Tina Ecker

 

Eau Claire River Lights

The Eau Claire River Lights is downtown Eau Claire's signature lit landmark. Consisting of 170 energy efficient LED lights on the Phoenix Park Footbridge, the River Lights recognize various occasions and organizations throughout the year, and are intended for public enjoyment and inspiration.

The River Lights have been made possible through an ongoing partnership among Downtown Eau Claire, Inc.the Rotary Club of Eau Clairethe University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, and the City of Eau Claire


Schedule

The River Lights are scheduled to be lit every day from 5am to sunrise and sunset to 11pm.*

 

Become a River Lights Sponsor

Complete the River Lights Sponsorship Application to be considered for a sponsor night.

River Lights does not allow lighting for religious figures, religious or political events, and/or political campaigns. See full rates and terms for lighting sponsors.

 

Questions/Concerns

Email us at downtown@eauclairewi.gov.

 

 

River Lights Calendar

October 2017

Oct 12 Inaugural Lighting
Oct 14 Pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Oct 15 Pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Oct 24 Red, gold, and white in honor of World Polio Day
Oct 28 Blue in honor of Dysautonomia Awareness Month
Oct 31 Orange in honor of Halloween

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 2017

Nov 05  In celebration of a private event
Nov 11 Red, white, and blue in honor of Veterans Day
Nov 23 In honor of Thanksgiving
Nov 30 Red in honor of World AIDS Day

 

 

 

 

 

December 2017

Dec 01  In celebration of Let It Glow! and the Clearwater Winter Parade  **SPECIAL SHOW AT 6PM**
Dec 02 In celebration of Downtown's Christmastime in the City
Dec 16 Blue and gold in celebration of UW-Eau Claire Commencement
Dec 19 Burgundy and blue in celebration of Chippewa Valley Technical College Commencement
Dec 24 In celebration of Christmas
Dec 25 In celebration of Christmas
Dec 30 In celebration of the Wisconsin Badgers playing in the Orange Bowl
Dec 31 In celebration of New Year's Eve


 

 

January 2018

 

Febraury 2018

Feb 14  Red in celebration of Valentine's Day
Feb 20 Red, white, and blue in honor of Presidents Day
Feb 23 Blue and gold in honor of World Rotary Day

 

 

 

 

March 2018

Mar 17  Green in celebration of St. Patrick's Day
Mar 19 Blue and green in honor of Eau Claire Day

 

 

 

April 2018

Apr 20  Purple in celebration of the Eau Claire Jazz Festival
Apr 21 Green in honor of Earth Day
Apr 22 Blue and gold in honor of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation
Apr 28 Red, white, and blue in honor of the WI National Guard Assoc State Convention

 

 

 

 

 

May 2018

May 06 In celebration of a private event
May 13  Pink in honor of Mother's Day
May 18 Burgundy and blue in celebration of Chippewa Valley Technical College Commencement
May 19 Blue and gold in celebration of UW-Eau Claire Commencement
May 25 Red, white, and blue in honor of Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 Red, white, and blue in honor of Memorial Day Weekend
May 27 Red, white, and blue in honor of Memorial Day Weekend
May 28 Red, white, and blue in honor of Memorial Day Weekend

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 2018

Jun 07 In celebration of a private anniversary
Jun 17  Blue in honor of Father's Day

 

 

 

July 2018

Jul 04  Red, white, and blue in honor of Independence Day
Jul 05 In celebration of a private event
Jul 06 In celebration of a private event
Jul 07 In celebration of a private event
Jul 20 In celebration of Northwestern Bank's Founders Day

 

 

 

 

 

 

August 2018

Aug 02 Blue, gold, and white in celebration of Nohre & Co.'s 25th Anniversary

 

 

 

September 2018

Sep 01 In celebration of a private birthday
Sep 03  Red, white, and blue in honor of Labor Day
Sep 09 Teal in celebration of a private anniversary
Sep 11 Red, white, and blue in honor of September 11th
Sep 13 In celebration of a private birthday
Sep 22 In honor of the Confluence Grand Opening

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 2018

Oct 04 Blue and gold in honor of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation
Oct 06  Blue and gold in celebration of UW-Eau Claire Homecoming
Oct 24 Red, gold, and white in honor of World Polio Day
Oct 31 Orange in honor of Halloween

 

 

 

 

November 2018

Nov 11 Red, white, and blue in honor of Veterans Day
Nov 22 In honor of Thanksgiving

 

 

 

December 2018

Dec 15 Blue and gold in celebration of UW-Eau Claire Commencement
Dec 24 In celebration of Christmas
Dec 25 In celebration of Christmas
Dec 31 In celebration of New Year's Eve


 

 

 

 

 

*schedule subject to change

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