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Bars Categorized as Dance Floors

Eau Claire Eastside

The Alibi Lounge

This newly re-opened tavern, formerly known as Shots, is a cozy getaway with big plans. When warm weather comes, enjoy the outdoor tiki bar, volleyball tournaments, and other outdoor activities on the remodeled patio. On Saturday nights the Alibi has a DJ, and the projection screens are great for watching the big game on Sundays. Happy hour runs 4-6pm Monday through Friday. On Saturday and Sunday, the Alibi offers a must-have loaded Bloody Mary special and a tasty drink called a Sunrise.

2112 Esmond Rd., Eau Claire, WI

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Menomonie North

Broadway Bowl

Enjoy the quirky decor in this open bar attached to the bowling alley, including tabletops made out of old bowling alley pieces. Check out the outdoor patio, live music and DJs. Sip one of 13 specialty beers or choose from 20 on tap. Party rooms and a banquet hall available. Try the 22-ounce Bloody Marys. Happy hours Monday-Friday from 3-6pm and Sunday-Thursday after 9pm. Leagues available for pool, darts, and bowling. Food after 10pm, dance floor, pool, darts, bean bags, and video games.

Stout Ale House

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Menomonie Outskirts Menomonie Outskirts

Dean & Sue's Bar & Grill

Dean & Sue's has a relaxing atmosphere and offers a variety of fun every day. Come out on New Year's Eve and Halloween or any other time for music and dancing. For those who don't dance, there are plenty of games. Pool, volleyball, darts, and bean bags are available, and if you're competitive, they have leagues, too. Dean & Sue's also serves food until midnight. They offer Spotted Cow and three other beers on tap. There is also an outdoor patio and banquet hall.

2002 Midway Rd., Menomonie, WI

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Eau Claire South

Double Day’s Sports Bar and Grill

This spacious bar on London Road is a great place to kick back and watch the game, with plenty of TVs stationed at every angle. With 10 beers on tap and over 10 specialty beers on rotation to boot, plus happy hour on weekdays, there's much to love. They also boast a dance floor where a DJ plays every Friday and Saturday, and a separate pool room. They also have darts and leagues.

3020 London Rd., Eau Claire, WI

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Chippewa Falls Downtown Chippewa Falls Downtown

Every Buddy's Bar & Grill

During the day Every Buddy's is a bar and grill, but they're just as well known for being a nightlife spot. They have a variety of live music on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Thursdays also feature an open mic. Every Buddy's serves food late, allows smoking in the beer garden, and has a dance floor, a Wii, touch-screen games, and leagues for pool and darts. They offer 28 specialty beers and 16 taps.

19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls, WI

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Chippewa Falls Outskirts

The Frog Hop

At The Frog Hop – just a skip and a jump off Highway 29 between Lake Wissota and Cadott – they specialize in Old Fashioneds and the melon-flavored Frogalicious. They’ve also got four tap beers as well as a range of specialty brews in bottles. Wednesday bingo is a big draw, and in the summer of 2017 they’re starting horseshoe leagues. Outside there’s patio seating and inside you’ll find pool, darts, and other games, as well as live music and occasional karaoke. The Frog Hop also serves up burgers, steaks, a fish fry, and other bar-and-grill favorites.

23027 County Highway X, Cadott, WI

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Altoona Bars

Golden Spike Bar & Grill

This down-home, kickback bar is like Cheers and is under new management. Their happy hours runs weekdays (10am-6pm), Saturdays 3-6pm, and go during Packer games and NASCAR races. Food served after 10pm, karaoke every Wed and Sat nights, as well as pool, darts, and video games. Twelve tap beers, many specialty beers, heated enclosed smoking patio.

228 Division St., Altoona, WI

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Menomonie South Menomonie South

The Great Escape Bar and Grill

This "beer bar" comes equipped with a full kitchen, a dance floor, an outdoor patio, party room, and volleyball court. Check out their pool, dart, volleyball, and bean bag leagues. Happy hour is 3-6pm Monday through Friday. Serves six specialty beers and five on tap. The crowd is a mixture of local people and college kids. Located inside the VFW post. Come in on your birthday for a free shot or beer!

2909 Bongey Dr., Menomonie, WI

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Altoona Bars

Happy Hollow Tavern

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This spacious tavern has a log cabin vibe and boasts the area's longest bar rail at 96 feet. Paticipate in Buzztime Trivia on Monday nights at 7pm, sing karaoke and happy hour on Thursday nights from 9pm to close or try out team karaoke – a whole new beast – on Wednesdays. Tuesdays extreme music bingo. Happy hour weekdays 3 -7pm, Saturday 9am-5pm and Sundays 7pm-2am. Tuesdays extreme music bingo. Smoking patio, dance floor, darts, video games, pizzas after 10pm. they have 11 beers on tap as well as specialty beers. Most known for their seven pool tables and the leagues that go along with them. Named Best Bar for Indoor Games in 2014 by V1 Readers.

1628 N Hillcrest Pkwy, Altoona, WI

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Chippewa Falls Downtown

LeRoy’s on Spring Street

Come on down to LeRoy's and visit the "best jukebox in town!" It is said LeRoy's on Spring Street has the cheapest beer in town, and they are proud to now have a dozen different kinds of tequila. Choose from a Leinenkugel's specialty brew or two tap beers. Happy hours are from 7-11pm Sunday through Thursday. Indoor games include pool and darts, with leagues for both. If you're hungry late at night, LeRoy's serves pizza and pretzels after 10pm. Come in every Saturday for a costume party (whatever you'd like!) and on your birthday for a free shot as well as your name on their TV.

24 W Spring St, Chippewa Falls, WI

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Menomonie Downtown

Log Jam

Log Jam is a large (yet cozy and inviting) bar and grill in downtown Menomonie with an equally impressive outdoor patio. Happy hour specials are Sunday - Thursday from 3 to 6pm. They boast 23 taps with tons of seasonal brews and craft beer. If you're looking to play some games, Log Jam has pool and darts (with leagues for both), as well as Buck Hunter. In the warmer months, bean bag toss is outside. Weekly karaoke on Wednesdays. Serves a full menu.

709 S. Broadway St., Menomonie, WI

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Chippewa Falls Outskirts

Loopy's Saloon & Grill

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Loopy's isn't a bar; it's a complex. With volleyball leagues and bean bag tourneys overlooking the river (along with a tiki bar and fire pit), Loopy's also has a heated dome for indoor leagues. They have tube, kayak, and canoe rentals plus pool and dart leagues. People hit the dance floor on weekends and karaoke mics on Saturdays. Happy hour is weekdays 3-6pm with 14 taps and nine specialties. Some free food on game days, party room for up to 400. Named Best Bar for Outdoor Games seven years in a row by V1 readers.

10691 Business 29, Chippewa Falls, WI

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Eau Claire South

The Maple Lounge

Located adjacent to the Maple Manor Motel, the Maple Lounge pairs a curved bar and dance floor with a full cafe. Expect to see lots of regulars and business-people enjoying the nine tap beers and some specialty options. Happy hour is a sprawling eight hours from 11am to 7pm – and if you're lucky you might encounter some free snacks. Separate party room with TVs.

2507 S. Hastings Way, Eau Claire, WI

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Lake Hallie

Missy's Bar and Grill

This bar draws a diverse clientele, ranging from golfers from the nearby Lake Hallie Golf Course to a young crowd late at night. Offers a full menu, including soups, sandwiches, and hand-made burgers, and the kitchen is open until bar close. There's a daily happy hour plus 12 beers on tap, including five domestic and seven craft brews. Outside you'll find volleyball, beanbag, and horseshoe leagues, and inside you'll sometimes find live music, DJs, and karaoke.

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Eau Claire Water Street

Mogie's Pub

An Eau Claire original known for its unique appetizers, including the beloved Spuds O' Plenty, Mogie's Pub has a vast assortment of food and drink. Happy hour specials are offered 3-6pm daily and all day on Thursdays. Pitcher specials run Monday through Wednesday. Aside from specials, Mogie's offers an outdoor patio, food after 10pm, pool, darts, free popcorn, numerous specialty beers and 20 taps. Private party room. Closed Sundays.

436 Water St., Eau Claire, WI

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Eau Claire Outskirts

Moose Lodge

This semi-exclusive bar allows nonmembers to patronize precisely three times. Enjoy their parquet dance floor (enormous) and various live bands every Friday night. All drinks are made from scratch. Dance lessons the first three Wednesdays of the month, and free country western dance lessons the first Saturday of the month. Food served Wednesday, Friday (fish fry), Saturday, and one Sunday a month (breakfast). Volleyball, horseshoes, pool, shuffleboard, underhand darts, video games, free popcorn, and occasional free desserts. Pool league Wednesday nights. Party room. Three tap beers, 10 specialties. Have a celebration coming up? Moose Lodge does it all, from Christmas to birthday parties, weddings, and anniversaries.

3606 Curvue Rd., Eau Claire, WI

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Eau Claire South Eau Claire South

O'Leary's Pub

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Known for its nightly specials coupled with free live music Fridays and Saturdays, this large tavern within America's Best Value Inn also has the convenience of an eatery (Mancino's) and two party rooms (with capacities of 100 and 300) just down the hall. Happy hour is 3-7pm every day but Saturday. They have an outdoor patio, darts, arcade games, free snacks, six taps, and six specialties.

Reviews 3

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Eau Claire Water Street

The Pickle

The Pickle is one of those bars where you never know what to expect. Some game days they offer free beer and sometimes food is delivered. They occasionally have a beer pong set up as well as darts in the back bar. If you're looking to dance, The Pickle prides itself on its dance floor and hot new music. The Pickle also has annual events throughout the year (Pickle Fest, Pickle Palooza, and Xmas Fest), nightly specials, the infamous Aaron Rodgers shot, and you can spin the wheel for drink deals or cash prizes on your birthday. Thirteen beers on tap.

341 Water St, Eau Claire, WI

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Menomonie North

Pioneer Grill & Saloon

Live bands (mostly country) play throughout the summer here, while DJs play (and offer karaoke) at least once a week. Check out the enormous outdoor patio, full menu, pool, darts, specialty beers, five tap beers, and free popcorn and bean bags. Happy hour is 3-6:30pm Monday-Friday. Appetizers and pizzas are served after 10pm. They also offer leagues for volleyball and bean bags.

E5699 Cty. Hwy. D, Menomonie, WI

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Lake Hallie

Redzone Sports Bar

This laid-back and friendly sports bar is host to live rock Friday and Saturday nights and provides a constant shuttle service for overindulgers. Try the Windshield Washer Fluid shot - it's blue, but the ingredients are a secret. Redzone is equipped with a dance floor, outdoor patio, pool tables, darts, a Wii, bean bags, horseshoe pits, and beer pong. Happy hour is 4-6pm Monday through Friday, and food is served after 10pm. Fifteen specialty beers, three taps, free snacks for big games.

2071 S Prairie View Rd, Chippewa Falls, WI

Reviews 3

Menomonie Downtown

Rehab

This downtown college bar has regular DJ and dance floor action, along with plenty of drink specials and special events.

631 S. Broadway, Menomonie, WI

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Chippewa Falls Downtown Chippewa Falls Downtown

Rookies Pub

Big enough to hold parties for 130 people, Rookies Pub is a mixed crowd bar with Leinenkugel's memorabilia and daily specials. The historic downtown building has housed taverns since the 1890s, and is known for the Leinie's mural on the outside. Play pool or darts (leagues available), and select from four tap beers and a number of specialty brews. They have happy hour every night of the week from 3-6pm and an outdoor patio.

616 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls, WI

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Eau Claire Downtown Eau Claire Downtown

Scooter's

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Scooters is our premier spot for LGBTQ nightlife, and among the best dance clubs, too. They have live DJs every Friday and Saturday, karaoke every Thursday and Sunday, plus regular drag shows. There are drink specials every day, as well as pool, darts, touch-screen games, free popcorn, six specialty beers, and eleven taps. It's a good spot for Packer games, with eight TVs, free food, and specials. Named Best Place for Dancing by V1 readers for 10 years in a row!

411 Galloway St., Eau Claire, WI

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Eau Claire Water Street

She-Nannigans & Lucky's

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"You've got the best of both worlds," a long-time bartender said, referring to the sports bar vibe of Lucky's (mostly playing rock and country music) and the dance club tiki bar vibe of She-Nans (pop). Known for one of the best dance floors in town and speedy service, She-Nans also has a huge outdoor patio, nightly specials, free popcorn, and karaoke on Tuesdays. They have a myriad of games from pool, darts, and arcade, to touch-screen, beer pong (Thursdays), and bean bags. She-Nans has six taps, while Lucky's has a dozen. Between them both, they have a couple specialty beers. According to our 2015 reader poll, She-Nannigans ranks among the best places to dance in the Valley.

415 Water St, Eau Claire, WI

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Menomonie North Menomonie North

Shoe's Pub

Known for their 25-cent tappers (available Wed. open to close) and their two-for-ones Monday and Tuesday 11am-6pm, with a general Happy Hour from 11am-6pm Monday through Friday. This roomy pub is unique because it is also home to a liquor store, open until midnight seven days a week. The bar itself has a seriously large selection of specialty beers and four on tap. They have pool and darts (leagues for both) as well as a DJ on Saturday nights.

1321 Broadway St N, Menomonie, WI

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Chippewa Falls Downtown

The Snout Saloon

The Snout Saloon is a place for specials. Choose to participate in their punch cards (buy nine drinks, get the 10th free), enjoy happy hours from 4 to 6pm every day, and be sure to come in on your birthday. There are many specialty beers and four taps. Saturday nights feature live music from blues, rock, and country bands. For games, pool and darts are an option with leagues available.

13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls, WI

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Eau Claire Westside Eau Claire Westside

Tailgates Sports Bar & Grill

Even though sports are almost always on the TVs (including all kinds of satellite and pay-per-view packages), Tailgates isn't just a sports bar. They're just as much a nightlife spot, with live music from area cover bands every weekend, open mic night on Tuesdays featuring the Bear Creek Boys starting in April, plus a DJ on Thursday and Friday, all in a huge stage area with a dance floor. Happy hours are weekdays 3-6pm. There are 15 beers on tap, and tons of specials. The outdoor patio includes a few tables and a volleyball court, where they have summer leagues on Tuesday along with bean bags. There's also pool, darts, beer ball, and poker machines.

1505 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire, WI

Reviews 2

Chippewa Falls Outskirts

The View on Lake Wissota

You can enjoy the food and drink inside, but if the weather’s right you’ll probably want to be outside on one of the spacious patios enjoying the view (get it?) of Lake Wissota. The beer flows from 16 taps, while a rotating array of specialty brews can be found in bottles. Happy hour runs 3-6pm weekdays. They're constantly booking live entertainment from hip-hop to standup comedy.

17779 County Hwy X, Chippewa Falls, WI

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Menomonie Downtown

Waterfront Bar & Grill

This lakeside hangout is known for its watery view and its chill, music-loving atmosphere. They host live music about once a month, but at any time you can bask in the nostalgic glow of the posters of local/touring bands who've played there. Sit yourself down at a solid wood table and order from a list of 10 tap brews and a bundle of domestic and specialty beers. Happy hour is 11am to 5pm, weekdays. Enjoy darts, food, and a danceable spot on the floor.

512 Crescent St., Menomonie, WI

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Eau Claire Westside

Wild Ridge Clubhouse Bar and Grill

This "19th Hole" clubhouse bar, which is in a newer facility just up the hill from Mill Run, is known for its great view and friendly staff. Its outdoor patio is popular in summer, along with its 20-plus options for specialty beers. There's free popcorn, 10 taps, regular drink specials, and popular party rooms that can hold up to 300 people for weddings, reunions, and other special events. Wild Ridge offers a bar and grill menu as well as a fish fry.

3647 Kane Rd., Eau Claire, WI

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