Events For 10/21/2017

Sat. Oct. 21

Fall Ballet Classes

Taught by a great team of four enthusiastic teachers who love to teach ballet, lyrical, and jazz dance. Check online schedule for breakdown of schedule, pricing, and age brackets.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $5-8 per class / $20-36 for 5 classes / $30-55 for 9 classes

Age: Ages 5-7, 7-9, 10-14

Sat. Oct. 21

Startup 48 Eau Claire

Startup 48 is a weekend-long event where individuals come together and learn what it takes to create and run a startup business. During this 48-hour long event, you will start with an idea and create a minimal viable product (something that is ready to be introduced to market). If you have ever been curious about building a startup business, or creating a product for a startup, this is the event for you.

Jamf 215 Riverfront Terr., Eau Claire

Cost: $90 ($75 early-bird) for regular ticket, $45 ($35 early bird) for students and military; all meals provided

Sat. Oct. 21

Foster Gallery Exhibition: Color

Unlike a traditional art exhibition, ‘Color’ brings together the work of UW-Eau Claire faculty and community members to prompt the viewer to reflect on how a wide range of scientists and artists think about and use color in their work.

Foster Gallery UWEC Haas Fine Arts Center, 121 Water St., Eau Claire

7:30am-1pm Sat. Oct. 21

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more. An art market featuring local artists appears most Saturdays throughout the season.

Phoenix Park Pavilions Riverfront Terr., Eau Claire

Age: All ages

8am-1pm Sat. Oct. 21

Menomonie Farmers Market

Since 2000, this market has seen a remarkable growth in participation and sales. Farmer participation has increased from an average of 3-4 vendors in past seasons to 20 vendors at the peak of the summer harvest. A typical market day this past season had 15-20 farmers selling everything from vegetables to fruit, eggs, meats and handmade crafts.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Age: all ages

8am-8pm Sat. Oct. 21

Eau Claire Uptown Art Jam

Seven nationally recognized mural artists will be brightening the exterior of our large garage doors. Not only to provide live art for the community, but also to create beautiful displays of public art to start conversations, evoke feelings and help continue the forward momentum of Eau Claire's vibrant public arts scene.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

8:15-9:15am Sat. Oct. 21

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

No experience required and all fitness levels are welcome.

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: First class is free, $5 drop-ins, punch cards available

Age: All Ages

8:30-10:30am Sat. Oct. 21

Universal Yoga

Universal Yoga is an authentic system of yoga. Goals of practice include increasing strength, flexibility, balance, coordination, will power, energy level, and finding stillness of the mind. Classes are appropriate for beginners to seasoned practitioners.

PRAJNA pilates | yoga | beyond 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15; or punch card

Age: 16+

8:30-10am Sat. Oct. 21

Fall Ballet Classes: Body Ballet

Taught by a great team of four enthusiastic teachers who love to teach ballet, lyrical, and jazz dance.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 per class / $26 for 5 classes / $46 for 9 classes

Age: 18+

8:30-9:30am Sat. Oct. 21

Mindful Morning Flow

Begin your day with a Mindful Morning Flow. This class is accessible to new students and a centering class for those with more experience. Awaken the body with a juicy flow, stretch it out, and open your meridians for a wonderful day ahead. Heated to 80 degrees.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15

8:30am-noon Sat. Oct. 21

Costumes Against Cancer 5k Run/1 Mile Walk

The inaugural "Costumes Against Cancer" 5k run/1 mile walk. The course is flat, fast, and fun. Proceeds of this event will go to the American Cancer Society! This race is also an officially timed event with unique race bibs for runners/walkers, as well as prizes for the top finishers and best costumes.

Lower Campus, UWEC Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 for children, $15 for students, and $20 for adults

Age: All Ages

9-9:30am Sat. Oct. 21

Serious Circuits

30 minutes heart pounding HIIT circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow. Always fun music! Get your sweat on!

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9am Sat. Oct. 21

Haunted Hustle 5K & Spooky Sprint

Featuring a 5K walk/run and Spooky Sprint for the kids, costume contests and entertainment for the whole family. Proceeds from this year’s event will benefit Girls on the Run, Boy Scouts, Bolton Refuge House, Sojourner House, Miracle League, and the Southview Elementary Playground. Registration ends 30 minutes before each race.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: Individual - $25 early bird / $30 regular | Kids - $10 early bird / $15 regular -- Group (5+) - $20 per person early bird / $30 per person regular

Age: All ages

9am-1pm Sat. Oct. 21

Primp, Pamper, and Prevent Retreat Center

Retreat Center All Inclusive Tickets includes: wood sign & canvas by Cheers Pablo, massages, card making, rock paining, hairstyling, manicures, health section, bloody mary bar, appetizer making.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $20/Person All Inclusive Ticket

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Oct. 21

Eau Claire River Care

A community volunteer event put on by North DECA that aims to pick up 28 different stretches of the Eau Claire and Chippewa River. After collecting garbage by the river, there will be a grill out for all participants at the Brickhouse.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Oct. 21

Elk Mound Booster Club Annual Fall Craft Show

More than 200 crafters and vendors will fill the gyms and hallways of the Elk Mound High School and Moundview Elementary. Free admission and free babysitting are always a part of these show. Concessions are available. All proceeds to support athletes in Elk Mound.

Elk Mound High School 405 University St, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sat. Oct. 21

Oasis Fall Festival

Scavenger hunt maze, balloon maze, pumpkin lollipop game, Hula Hoop toss pumpkin game, gourd tic tac toe game, pumpkin bracelet or spider web decoration, pumpkin flavour filled with treats for kids, picture areas.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $2 (Wear your costume and get in free Oct. 28-31)

9am-5pm Sat. Oct. 21

Glass Pumpkin Patch

Bring the whole family and take a walk through the glass pumpkin patch. Each glass pumpkin is hand blown by the owners of The Glass Orchard and ready to decorate your home for the harvest season or be given as a gift. Glass pumpkins and Honeycrisp apples are for sale.

The Glass Orchard 130 Deerfield Road, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

9-9:45am Sat. Oct. 21

Free Co-Ed Fitness Boot Camp

Saturday mornings come for a combination of burst training, strength training, and cardio. A fit community of women dedicated to achieving a common goal.

Burn Boot Camp 3529 Gateway Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 14+

9-10:15am Sat. Oct. 21

Mixed Levels Alignment Yoga

This is a mixed levels Alignment Yoga class, appropriate for beginner through intermediate students. The emphasis is on proper alignment and mindful movement to reduce injury and build strength and flexibility, increase body confidence and reduce stress.

The Yoga Center of Eau Claire 2524 Golf Road Suite 2F, Eau Claire

Cost: Purchase a class pass or drop in rate $15.00 per class

Age: Adult (and older teens welcome)

9:30am Sat. Oct. 21

Judith Claire Mitchell

Meet Judith Claire Mitchell, author of “A Reunion of Ghosts: When Historical Truth Meets Literary Truth.” A Chippewa Valley Book Festival event.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library – Eau Claire Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: free

Age: 18+

10am Sat. Oct. 21

Succulent Pumpkin Planter Centerpiece Workshop

All you need is a few live succulent cuttings, some fun seasonal decorations or fabric, a pumpkin and some hot glue. Your creation can then be planted in a pot once the pumpkin is past its prime.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 per centerpiece

10-11:30am Sat. Oct. 21

Girls In Science

Girls in Science is a unique time for girl scientists to sore. We’ll learn about some of the many female scientists who have been a huge impact on our world and do our own exploring, discovering and investigating current problems impacting our lives today.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $30 for both sessions or $20 per class

Age: Ages 5-10

10am-noon Sat. Oct. 21

Dancing through the Ages-Healthy Habits for Ageless "Dancing"

For dancer or non-dancer: an anatomical and experiential approach to how the body works best in posture, breath, and movement. Tune in to how these impact your dance and everyday activities to help you to move more freely, be more wholly connected, and less prone to injuries.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 18+

10am-3pm Sat. Oct. 21

Fall Foliage and Autumn Florals

Watercolor workshop. Some experience preferred. Learn more about the use of color for rendering your favorite subject. Bring a sack lunch or order out. Supply list sent on registration. Instructor: Vicki Casper.

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $35

Age: Teens-Adults

10am-9pm Sat. Oct. 21

5th Annual Riddle Me Readers Book Hunt

Each day of the book hunt, children K-5 can pick up a riddle at the youth services desk and hunt for the book that goes with that riddle. If they find the correct book, they can enter a prize drawing. 7 days, 7 riddles, 7 books, and 7 different major prizes.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Kindergarten - fifth grade

10am-noon Sat. Oct. 21

Guided Tour of Norden Folk Woods

A guided walking tour of Norden Folk woods, located 7 miles west of Eau Claire on Crescent Avenue. Hiking boots and bug spray are recommended. For more information, contact Orville.

Norden Folk Woods On Crescent Ave, roughly 5 miles west of Fannie Hill, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:45am Sat. Oct. 21

Youth Art Workshop: Nature Creations

Collect leaves, create leaf press journals and leaf prints, as well as experiment with leaf rubbings

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 for residents, $18 for non-residents

Age: Ages 5-7

10:15am Sat. Oct. 21

L.E. Phillips Library: Family Storytime

Stories, songs and fun for the whole family, designed to ignite children's language and brain development.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-6

10:30-11am Sat. Oct. 21

Sky Stories! (Planetarium Show)

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Head to the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and hear all kinds of stories about the constellations in tonight's sky.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Children Welcome

11am-4:30pm Sat. Oct. 21

Mulled Wine Event

Mulled wine is the grapevine's version of the classic hot toddy. Made with red wine, apple cider and mulling spices, its warmth is sure to take the chill off of a crisp autumn day. River Bend makes this seasonal wine only once a year.

River Bend Vineyard & Winery 10439 33rd Avenue, Chippewa Falls

11-11:30am Sat. Oct. 21

Sky Stories! (Planetarium Show)

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Head to the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and hear all kinds of stories about the constellations in tonight's sky.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Children Welcome

11am-4pm Sat. Oct. 21

Pop up at Bomb Taco featuring Fontinalis

Fontinalis is inspired by fly fishing and cooking over natural wood riverside. Serving market driven, lake region food. Menu items include, Fried Lake Trout sandwich with dill aioli and pickled chilis. Charred Brat with braised kale, pickled mustard seeds and smoked cheddar fondue, salads, lemongrass iced tea, and tarragon lemonade.

Bomb Taco 504 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

noon-5pm Sat. Oct. 21

Wine Chill & Grill Nights at Cottage Winery & Vineyard

Every other week starting in summer and ending in October, the Cottage Winery will have grill out nights. Food trucks including Captain PJs BBQ and The Hub from Stout Ale House will be sell their foodstuffs.

Cottage Winery & Vineyard N7391 County Road F, Menomonie

Cost: Consult menus for food prices once there (cash only)

noon-8pm Sat. Oct. 21

Building Dreams: Art of Architecture and Invention Art Exhibit

This fall exhibit shows the art of an Eau Clairian’s patented inventions; architecturally inspired art and jewelry of our region and more creations. The gallery offers guided tours of their downtown Eau Claire 1882 Victorian Mansion as part of the exhibit.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-10pm Sat. Oct. 21

Haunted Schlegelmilch Escape Room and Fundraiser

Solve the puzzles inside an 1871 historic house and escape the spooky rooms before the timer hits zero. All proceeds benefit the Chippewa Valley Museum. Reservations required. No discounts or coupons.

Schlegelmilch House Museum 517 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30/person (Groups of 4-12)

Age: Age 9+

noon-5pm Sat. Oct. 21

Raid, Ouimette, Wyman: Visiting Artists at 200 Main Gallery

Retired Art Professor, Tiit Raid shares his brilliant paintings, Art teacher, George Ouimette has unique ceramic hand-built pieces and Keith Wyman shares his one-of-a-kind benches, tables and other pieces, with integrated concrete, steel and wood.

200 Main - Gallery & Studios 200 Main St., Eau Claire

1pm Sat. Oct. 21

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: Charles Baxter: Starting a Novel

How do writers get the plane off the ground when starting a novel? What elements might be required to set the machine into motion and to get readers intrigued by the story? Charles Baxter will read from his novels and talk a bit about elements of plot and character that may create some urgency and momentum in the story.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1:30-4pm Sat. Oct. 21

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

1:30-3:30pm Sat. Oct. 21

Howl-A-Ween Hafla-Big Bad Wolves and other Beasts

Bring your alter-ego Big Bad Wolf, or maybe another favorite Beastie, to life at this HOWL-a-WEEN Hafla. This is always a fun afternoon of Halloween craziness where you can just let loose and let your creative juices flow. Belly dancers of all styles and levels are welcome to participate in this casual setting. Spectators are welcome. Fun for the whole family.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 per person; kids under 13 FREE

Age: All Ages

2pm Sat. Oct. 21

UWEC Film Series: Hiden Figures

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Individual film series memberships are $7; a family membership is $14.

2:15pm Sat. Oct. 21

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: ecWIT: Passage to Possibilities

ecWIT (Eau Claire Women in Theater) is a group of area women with backgrounds in education, theater and performance, who use dramatic reading to share their love of literature. ecWIT’s programs include plays, essays, fiction and poetry presented with interactive characterization without props, sets or costumes.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

3:45pm Sat. Oct. 21

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: Prodigal Poets: Back in Town!

The Book Festival has invited four Memorial High School graduates to present a reading in the relaxed atmosphere of the Lakely. Graham Foust, Nick Gulig, Betsy Wheeler, and Elizabeth Willis are each accomplished poets currently living far and wide: as close as Wisconsin (Fort Atkinson) and Iowa, as far away as Colorado and Massachusetts.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

4-6pm Sat. Oct. 21

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas, wood, bags, glasses and more. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-$35 depending on the class

4-5pm Sat. Oct. 21

Barre Classes at The Yoga Room

Barre is a full body workout that uses isometric strength training combined with high reps of small range-of-motion movements while incorporating cardio, light weights, core work and stretching to define your body.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Drop-In Rate; $15

Age: 16+

5pm Sat. Oct. 21

2nd Annual Harvesting Hope Halloween Gala

Dinner, Dance, Costume Contest, and Gun Raffle. 5pm Social Hour, 6pm Dinner, 7pm Dance, 10pm Costume Contest, 10:15pm Gun Raffle Drawing. Tickets include meal, 2 drink tickets, and dance.

Westgate Sportsman Club 4909 Sportsman Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $35 Dinner & Dance; $10 Dance Only

Age: 21+

5-9pm Sat. Oct. 21

Live Music: ONE Accord

Creating a variety of jazz and blues music that comes from the heart.

Princeton Valley Golf Course 2300 W. Princeton Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Oct. 21

Connecting Cultures Through Cuisine

An international experience including an international buffet, music, presentations, and speakers related to different countries and cultures. The goal is to improve awareness, appreciation, and acceptance of different cultures in the community through cuisine as well as raise money to fund education for student.

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Sat. Oct. 21

Dinner Jazz: Josh Gallagher + Jeremy Boettcher

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar. He will be joined by good friend and incredible talent, Josh Gallagher, on the piano.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Sat. Oct. 21

Night Corn Maze

Bring your flashlight for some after-hours fun in a 10 acre corn maze. Weather permitting. Last admission at 9pm.

Leffel Roots Apple Orchard W2369 Maple Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 for ages 13+, $5 for ages 5-12, FREE for ages 0-4

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Sat. Oct. 21

The West Hill Presents "Dinner & Comedy"

The West Hill Bar & Grill presents "Dinner Buffet and Comedy" night! Tickets are just $30 for buffet and show. Headliner Josh Alton and feature comedian Tiffany Norton will be there to make you laugh. For more information about show and/or tickets, call or go to the West Hill Bar & Grill. Join us for a night of fun in the new event room!!

West Hill Bar & Grill 250 W. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $30

Age: 21+

6-9pm Sat. Oct. 21

Men Who Cook: Boys and Girls Club Fundraiser

This unique fundraiser features over 25 local men who prepare and serve samplings of their best dish. Guests are welcome to come and enjoy wonderful food, drinks, company, live and silent auction items, all to support the Chippewa Falls Center. Guest also vote to determine and award the Top Chef for the evening.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $35 pre-order, $40 at the door, $500 per 8 person table (includes wine)

6-9pm Sat. Oct. 21

5th Annual Hipps Pub Twisted Trail of Terror

The Twisted Trail of Terror returns for it's 5th Season and is bigger and better then ever before with new and added scares. It is recommended that children under age 9 visit before dark.

The Playhouse s7650 State Hwy 37, Eau Claire

Cost: $5/person; 3 and under FREE; $3 Bargain Night Oct. 15

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Sat. Oct. 21

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

6:30-10pm Sat. Oct. 21

Jeremy Messersmith - House Concert

Jeremy Messersmith, solo acoustic concert in a private residence, plus a potluck. Bring a dish to share and a beverage for yourself.

Address sent upon ticket purchase, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 adults; $10 kids

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Oct. 21

CVTG Presents: ShakesBeer!

ShakesBeer is a fundraising event for adults that combines the comedy and bawdiness of Shakespeare with beer drinking. There are drinking games, snacks, music, henna painting and Renaissance-type fun. Actors will present scenes from The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) which parodies the plays of Shakespeare in a hilarious way. Raises funds for the Chippewa Valley Theater Guild

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 and $35, which includes special seating, a personal server, snacks and a souvenir beer stein.

Age: 21+

7pm Sat. Oct. 21

UWEC Film Series: Hiden Figures

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Individual film series memberships are $7; a family membership is $14.

7-9pm Sat. Oct. 21

Live Music: Chris Schuhmacher

Chris Schuhmacher of Bob Cap'n Seabird makes a solo acoustic stop at Tempo. Original music with a distinctive sound and lyrics ripped from life.

Caffe Tempo 315 E Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-11pm Sat. Oct. 21

Singles Connection EC Annual Halloween Dance

Live music from Bonefide band from 7-11pm. Dance lessons from 6-7pm. Members should bring hors d'oeuvres. Cash bar. There will be 3 prizes for best costumes.

Brickhouse Pub & Grub - Bar & Banquet Hall 2233 Birch St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 for members, $10 for non-members

7pm Sat. Oct. 21

Cadott Schools Presents: The Little Mermaid The Musical

Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney's The Little Mermaid is a hauntingly beautiful love story for the young and young at heart. A story of love, loss, and magic that you won't soon forget.

Cadott High School Auditorium 426 Myrtle St., Cadott

Cost: $12 Adults, $8 Students

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Oct. 21

Live Music: Larry Past

Acoustic folk rock music with strong vocal harmonies performed on acoustic guitars and ukulele.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

7-10pm Sat. Oct. 21

Spooky Hollow Haunted Barn

Spooky Hollow Haunted Barn is a family ran haunted barn/corn maze. 5 miles east of Mondovi or 4 mile west of Eleva. Be sure to check the map on their Facebook page because GPS will probably not take you to the right location.

Spooky Hollow Haunted Barn W141 Segerstrom Road, Mondovi

Cost: $8

7-11pm Sat. Oct. 21

Ski Sprites Haunted House

The Ski Sprites are hosting their annual Haunted House. A scary walk-thru with interactive haunts, changing scares and a thrill around every corner. Not for the timid.

Ski Sprites Haunted House 415 S. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 at the door, $9 with a non-perishable food donation, $8 in advance

Age: All ages, 12+ recommended

7:30-9pm Sat. Oct. 21

Bernie King and the Guilty Pleasures - "Blues - Grass"

A little bit blues, a little bit bluegrass, a little bit rock, and a little bit kitchen sink – a style of music that some fans have come to call “blues-grass.”  You'll hear some great original songs inspired by the styles of Shane McGowan, Johnny Cash, The Rolling Stones, and Bill Monroe.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $13, Seniors $12, Youth $6  

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 21

ECCT Presents: The Rocky Horror Show

The basis for the classic cult movie, this deliberately kitschy rock 'n' roll sci-fi gothic musical hits The Oxford just in time for Halloween. That sweet transvestite and his motley crew invite you to do the Time Warp, dress up, sing along and purchase a goodie bag of props at the door for a unique audience experience. Rated PG-13.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $9 Youth, $14 Student, $20 Seniors, $22 Adult

7:30-10pm Sat. Oct. 21

Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra: Schubert + Tchaikovsky

Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra presents Schubert’s Symphony No. 7 – ‘Unfinished’ Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 6 – ‘Pathetique’. Take a trip through the Romantic period of music and hear showstoppers by Schubert and Tchaikovsky.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $28 Adult, $25 Senior, $20 Non-student under age 40, $7 Youth/Student

7:30-10:30pm Sat. Oct. 21

Swing Dance Lesson and Dancing

There will be a Swing lesson at 7:30 PM followed by music by DJ Goggin playing all your dance favorites. All dancers are welcome to attend.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person

Age: 18+

8-10pm Sat. Oct. 21

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

8pm Sat. Oct. 21

Live Music: Contingency

Rock 'n roll covers from the 70s to today.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8pm Sat. Oct. 21

Live Music: Schuh Fly

Plays a variety of popular 60s to 80s Classic Rock & Classic Country dance music and some more current hits. Many songs covered were number one on the charts. Performing Beatles, Buffet, CCR, Cash, Clapton, Diamond, Eagles, Orbison, Willie Nelson, Zac Brown and many more.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-10pm Sat. Oct. 21

Live Music: The North 41

The North 41 is a dynamic blend of rock, funk and jazz, with the danceability of pop music and sophisticated musicianship that keeps you hanging on every solo. The Chicago based band has been winning fans all over the midwest, and even as far as the Colorado Rockies, since 2014.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Oct. 21

Live Music at the Sheeley House Saloon: Sam Ness

The Sheeley House Saloon welcomes Sam Ness to the stage. His alternative folk sound resonates with listeners everywhere. His immense talent, combined with his smooth husky vocals, makes him a favorite artist at every venue he performs.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Sat. Oct. 21

Live Music: The Thundermen

The Thundermen return to Sammys playing a variety of your favorite dance tunes from the 50s, 60s and 70s with a little country thrown in.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $2

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Oct. 21

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

Drink, sing, and be merry. Music, music videos, and karaoke go until close. Happy Hour prices start at midnight. Fun, relaxed atmosphere.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

9pm Sat. Oct. 21

Wes Anderson Theme Night

The Bookhouse Boys return to The Lakely to perform the music of Wes Anderson films. Curated for this one night only, The Bookhouse Boys have partnered with The Brewing Projekt to pilot a special batch of "Weiss Anderson". Come dressed as your favorite Wes Anderson characters.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm Sat. Oct. 21

Chippewa Valley Paranormal Investigators Haunted Chippewa Tour

The Chippewa Valley Paranormal Investigators offer a tour of haunted Chippewa Falls. See and hear all the Macabre that Chippewa Falls has to offer. Learn the history of the lawless loggers all the way up to modern hauntings.

Near Shoe Factory Apartments Corner of Bay & River Streets, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 GA; $5 with active military ID

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Oct. 21

Live Music: The Commotion

The Commotion promotes a high energy, fun atmosphere that will make you want to jump out of your seats and let loose. They play a variety of music starting back in the 60's, rocking and rolling all the way to today's hits including rock, country, pop, and blues music.

The View on Lake Wissota 17779 County Hwy X, Chippewa Falls

Ongoing Events For 10/21/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

tickets are available online

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