Events For 11/11/2017

11am-3pm Sat. Nov. 11

Menomonie Market Holiday Open House

Tour holiday wines, cheeses, a creative spin on traditional Thanksgiving sides, special promotions and more. Featured products & vendors include: Kickapoo Coffee, Deutsch Family Farms, Menomonie Market Deli- Pie, cheeseball pre-orders & samples; Menomonie Market Cranberry comparison, Turkey pre-orders, and new holiday cheeses.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

UW-Stout Theatre Presents: The Normal Heart

The Normal Heart is a moving and emotional drama detailing the early days of the AIDS epidemic in New York City. Based on the real life story of the gay activist Larry Kramer, the play exposes the devastating effects of indifference and lack of response that led to the catastrophic loss of love and life.

Harvey Hall Theatre 3rd Street East, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: $12

2-3pm Sat. Nov. 11

Heritage Speaker Series: History of UW-Stout

The history of UW-Stout, from its founding to the modern age, will be discussed The Heritage Speaker Series, sponsored by the Dunn County Historical Society, will host Jerome Poling, author of “An Idea Comes of Age: UW-Stout, 1891-2016.” Poling is assistant director of University Communications.

Russell J. Rassbach Heritage Museum 1820 Wakanda St. NW, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Sat. Nov. 11

Whitesidewalls Veteran Benefit Concert

All proceeds benefit the Dunn County Veteran Services office. Raffle at the door to win a signed guitar.

Stout Ale House 1501 N. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: $25 in advance, $30 at the door

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

UW-Stout Jazz Concert

The UW-Stout Blue Devil Jazz Orchestra will perform a variety of jazz selections from the stage in the Great Hall. The Troppo Big Band from Chippewa Falls will also perform as a special guest band.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, Great Hall 302 10th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

UW-Stout Theatre Presents: The Normal Heart

The Normal Heart is a moving and emotional drama detailing the early days of the AIDS epidemic in New York City. Based on the real life story of the gay activist Larry Kramer, the play exposes the devastating effects of indifference and lack of response that led to the catastrophic loss of love and life.

Harvey Hall Theatre 3rd Street East, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: $12

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

The Special Consensus

A superb bluegrass outfit in a classic vein but with more than enough modern sensibilities to attract every ear in this now pleasantly fractionating genre. The vocals are spotless, the playing as shiny as a newly minted penny, and music like this is the reason people come to love bluegrass.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $18-25

Age: All Ages