Events For 12/02/2017

7-8am Sat. Dec. 2

Circus Bootcamp

Are you ready to get whipped into shape and have a blast while doing it? Do you kind of hate gyms, but love monkeying around?Circus bootcamp draws from the best conditioning practices of yoga and aerials to bring you a whole body/mind fitness routine that will actually inspire you to practice more consistently.

Moonrise Aerials Studio 800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112, Eau Claire

Cost: $100 for 6-week series

8-8:55am Sat. Dec. 2

Zumba with Emily

Zumba is a Latin based, shake your booty aerobic workout.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: Age 12+

8am-5pm Sat. Dec. 2

Oasis Winter Open House

With so many unique items, cross everyone off your holiday list. Gift wrapping for free. Fresh greens and trees, free food and beverages, store wide sales, and more.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

8:15-9:15am Sat. Dec. 2

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. Dec. 2

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+

8:30-9:30am Sat. Dec. 2

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

8:30-10:30am Sat. Dec. 2

Church of Notre Dame Cookie Walk

An abundant array of cookies, candies and other homemade goodies. Make your way around directing the Cookie Walk volunteers to the goodies of your choice. Choose as many as you want. Weigh your tray, pay and you are on your way.

Notre Dame Life Center 117 Allen St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $7/pound

Age: All Ages

9-9:30am Sat. Dec. 2

Serious Circuits

30 minutes of weights and cardio circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9-10am Sat. Dec. 2

In the Gallery: Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday morning yoga in the Oxbow Gallery. Find yourself at The Lakely to experience an expansive brunch menu afterwards, enjoy a drink, and kick back while listening to lively instrumental tunes from some of top-tier musicians tge community has to offer.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

9-9:45am Sat. Dec. 2

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. Dec. 2

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)

9-11am Sat. Dec. 2

Christ Church Cathedral Christmas Cookie Walk

Wonderful Christmas aromas and music set the scene for this special Cookie Walk. A beautiful and delicious assortment of cookies, candies, and other holiday goodies for sale. Go early for the best selection.

Christ Church Cathedral 510 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

9am-1pm Sat. Dec. 2

Winter Market of Menomonie

A typical Winter market day is presented by 15-20 farmers and artists selling everything from vegetables to fruits, eggs, breads, meats and handmade crafts. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week. All welcome!

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-6pm Sat. Dec. 2

Artisan Forge Studios - Holiday Artisan Market

Artisan Forge Studios is hosting the 3rd annual Holiday Artisan Market, welcoming 30+ artists. Supporting local art and have a blast doing it! Be the most awesome gift giver with locally made creations. Or spoil yourself with amazing pieces of art.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-2pm Sat. Dec. 2

Community Fall Creek Christmas Fair

Coffee & sweets at 9 AM. Lunch from 10:30 to 1:30 includes a taco bar, hot beefs, chili dogs, scalloped potatoes, and homemade pie. Items for sale include baked goods, cookies, lefse, crafts, jewelry, books, rugs, honey, Christmas decorations, & more. Door prizes & drawing for a homemade quilt.

Fall Creek Firehouse 530 Highway 12, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-2pm Sat. Dec. 2

Holiday Cookie, Craft & Vendor Sale

NHS Band Parents Inc are sponsoring a holiday cookie, craft and vendor sale. Get pictures with Santa for a donation. Cookies and candies will be sold by the pound and sold in a cookie walk style where you pick your own holiday treats. Vendors will offer cash and carry items.

Hope Lutheran Church 2226 Eddy Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-6pm Sat. Dec. 2

3rd Annual Artisan Forge Studios - Holiday Artisan Market

Supporting local art and have a blast doing it. Shop for locally made creations or spoil yourself with amazing pieces of art. With over 30 local artists there will be something for everyone. Food and Entertainment will be added, so keep stopping back for the most up-to-date information

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9am-noon Sat. Dec. 2

Tiny Tots Playhouse - Open Play

Tiny Tots is a place for kids to bring their parents, grandparents or caregivers for some creative, dramatic, memory making fun. Come on in and get your play on. Make some memories, and burn off some energy.

Tiny Tots Playhouse 320 S. Wisconsin St., Fall Creek

Cost: $5/child, free for adults and infants under 12 months

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Dec. 2

7th Annual Craft Sale

Hand made goods from ten local artists: jewelry, bags, paper crafts, greeting cards, knitting, crochet, felt, up-cycled goods, candles, pottery, honey and other bee products, woodwork and more. Unique gifts for everyone on your Christmas list.

Rambo Home 2409 5th Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-11am Sat. Dec. 2

Breakfast with Santa

Families can enjoy a delicious breakfast and visit with Santa. Children can decorate sugar cookies and make a Christmas ornament. Families will also be able to give an early Christmas gift by bringing a non-perishable food item to be donated to a local food pantry. Must register to attend.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $6/person; 3 and under free (register by 11/27)

Age: All Ages

9:15am-2pm Sat. Dec. 2

CPR/AED/First Aid Training

First Aid and CPR / AED courses are designed to teach the basic life support skills needed to render emergency care when needed. Participants who successfully complete the class will receive a certification in Adult CPR/AED and Infant CPR with First Aid.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member: $70, Community: $95

Age: Ages 15+

9:30am-3:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Make Your Own Snowshoes

Snowshoeing has become a popular winter activity. Make your own snowshoes in this two-day workshop. Choose from three styles of snowshoes. All shoes are laced with tubular nylon, which is comfortable to work with, and has great strength when varnished. Materials list online.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: $190-200 (Register by 11/13)

10am-4pm Sat. Dec. 2

Ladies in the Greenhouse – Country Christmas

Come enjoy a special Christmas shopping experience in the Greenhouse. We will have a local artist and vendor market, holiday music, and much more to get you in the Christmas spirit. The Five & Two Café inside our country store will also be featuring lunch and drink specials.

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

10am-5pm Sat. Dec. 2

3rd Annual Holiday Toy Trains

Featuring standard gauge trains running on 384 square feet of track all decked out for the holidays. Night trains on Tuesday and Thursday. Preschool age activities include Thomas the Tank Engine toy trains and track. More family activities on Thursdays & Saturdays.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $9 adults, $6 kids Thurs., Fri., Sat; $2/person Tues. evenings (museum free); $2/person for museum members anytime

Age: All Ages

10-11am Sat. Dec. 2

Winter Porch Pot Class

Adorn your front porch with a fresh evergreen winter porch pot. Porch pots are a blend of 7 different types of evergreens, dogwood and berries. The staff will help you create the perfect winter decoration for your front steps.

May’s Floral Garden 3424 Jeffers Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

10am Sat. Dec. 2

48th Annual Frigid 8 and Thermal 3

An eight-mile and three-mile run. Through the open fields, rolling hills, and dairy farms west of Chippewa Falls. Each participant receives a long sleeve shirt. There will be several prizes, food, beverages, and home-cooked chili. The race may be cold, but that just makes you the hottest thing out there.

Our Saviours Lutheran Church 1300 Mansfield St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Contact for admission information

10am-3pm Sat. Dec. 2

Nick’s Wood Shop Pop-Up Shop

Spreading knives, cutting boards, soap dishes + more - all handcrafted in Eau Claire by Nick Endle, the maker who created Nick's Wood Shop. Nick will be showcasing more than his usual wares at Red's. Find perfect gifts for your parents, in-laws or those hard to buy for gifts.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Dec. 2

Saturday Morning Kids Series with Joanne Linden

Each Saturday morning we will have a special guest on hand to read a story or two in the V1 Gallery. Afterwards kids can pick from a handful of local coloring pages to color here or at home and enter to win a $50 Local Store Gift Card. After kids turn in their drawings, they will be up on Volumeone.org/store for public voting.

The Volume One Gallery Located inside the Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters, 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

10am-1pm Sat. Dec. 2

13th Annual Pleasant Valley 4-H Cookie Walk and Craft Sale

Purchase cookies by the pound, Mr and Mrs Claus, hot lunch, local vendors, kids' crafts, large assortment of festive and tasty holiday treats.

Pleasant Valley Community Center-Cleghorn S10414 Cty Rd HHI

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Dec. 2

Open House at The Attic Home Consignment Store

Stop by The Attic Consignment Store for a thrifty gift shopping run. Consigned furniture, decor, art, jewelry. Food & raffle prizes all day. 15+ local artisans & vendors vintage vinyl & stereo equipment.

The Attic Home Consignment Store 2015 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Dec. 2

Edina Realty Holiday Open House

AFun Filled Family Event with Free Photos with Santa, Face Painting, a Balloon Artist and treats. Feel free to bring a new, unwrapped toy(s) to the party and your gift will be donated to Family Promise of Chippewa Valley.

Edina Realty 1903 Keith St, Suite 6, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11:30am Sat. Dec. 2

Paint with Santa

A special Holiday Childrens art class. Kids will enjoy cookies with Santa Clause as well as the hour and a half paint class and wrap.

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

Cost: $25

Age: Ages 3+

10am-1pm Sat. Dec. 2

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest Shane Leonard

In addition to his evening jazz sets at The Lakely, check out Shane's brunch sets featuring American folk music, sometimes alone, sometimes with friends. Stop by for midwestern brunch classics and classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE; consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Dec. 2

Men of Clay

Featuring John Onkka of St. Croix county and John Clazmer from Racine, WI. Onkka's career spans over 40 years with one-of-a-kind wall murals and landscape-inspired stoneware. Clazmer specializes in Raku and wood fired pottery but also creates wheel-thrown stoneware.

B-Framed Galleries 313 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15am Sat. Dec. 2

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

10:30am-noon Sat. Dec. 2

"Mocha Joe and Me" Reading Program

Read with local therapy dog, Mocha Joe. Cozy up with this loveable canine and read him your favorite story. Parents/caregivers of readers ages 12 and under may sign up for 15 minute sessions.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 12 and under

10:30am-12:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Yarn Dying Class

Join indie dyer Chelsey Burdt of DarnYarnMN and dye your very own hank of yarn to take home with you. Just in time to knit or crochet up that special project for Christmas! Bring your knitting or crochet to work on while the dye sets. Limited spots available, so sign up today.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: 18+

10:30-11am Sat. Dec. 2

Super Space Quest Planetarium Show

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Guests will lie down under the stars in CMEC's inflatable planetarium and visit all of the planets in our galaxy. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside Failsafe 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:45-11:45am Sat. Dec. 2

Kids Yoga Series

Join Abby Shroeder for this 4-week series where your kiddos will learn all about yoga in fun way. Parents can enjoy a class of their own at the same time in the HOT studio. The adult class is included with the purchase of the Kids Yoga Series.

The Yoga Room - Eau Claire's Yoga Studio 2839 Mall Dr., EAU CLAIRE

Cost: Full series - $40 for members, $50 for non-members; $15 Drop-in Rate

Age: Ages 5-11

11am Sat. Dec. 2

ECCT Presents: "Madeline's Christmas"

"In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines lived 12 little girls in two straight lines." So begins this delightful story of Madeline's Christmas! Based on the beloved children's book this is the perfect musical treat for the entire family to start the holiday season.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth/Student, $14 Seniors/Adult

11am-3pm Sat. Dec. 2

Santa's House

Visit with Santa at his beautifully decorated house.

Rutledge Charity Building 404 N Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Sat. Dec. 2

Super Space Quest Planetarium Show

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Guests will lie down under the stars in CMEC's inflatable planetarium and visit all of the planets in our galaxy. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside Failsafe 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-5pm Sat. Dec. 2

Caradori Pottery Local Artists

Work by local artists. Featuring: Willem Gebben, Mel Sundby, Susan O'Brian, Dan Ingersoll, Allan Servoss, Lori Chilefone, Joe Maurer, Robert Barfknecht, Anders Shafer, Barbara Shafer and Hope Greene.

Caradori Pottery 359 Ferry Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11:30am-1:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Santa Day-Free Lunch and Photo

All families welcomed to the Eau Claire Labor Temple Lounge for free lunch and photo with Santa Claus. Sponsored by the Greater West Central Area Labor Council. Lunch menu is brats, hot dogs, beans, cookies, fruit, hot cocoa.

Labor Temple Lounge 2233 Birch St # 6, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Sat. Dec. 2

Christkindlmarkt

Lazy Monk Brewing is excited to bring to the Chippewa Valley a true German Christkindlmarkt! The first three Saturdays in December we will bring you an outdoor shopping market for your holiday gift giving. Vendors include local potters, cheese makers, handcrafted wooden gifts, handcrafted soaps, and other locally made products for your buying pleasure.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sat. Dec. 2

Photos with Santa at Oakwood Mall

Santa will be at Oakwood Mall daily. Santa’s house is located in the Sears wing. Santa may take occasional breaks to feed the reindeer throughout the day, so be sure to check his schedule online. Time flies, except when you're in line, so go online to make a reservation and get to see the big guy on time!

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

noon-8pm Sat. Dec. 2

Shakers and Makers: American Folk Art and Beyond Art Exhibit

This eclectic art exhibit begins with art made by 1800’s Shakers alongside fine artists of today and makers of our region. Challenging stereotypes of both folk art and fine art brings fun and interesting art into Galaudet Gallery

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sat. Dec. 2

Choix Roses

Galaudet Gallery is bringing you a room full of roses in Choix Roses showing roses by the famed botanical artist Pierre J. Redoute.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 S Farwell St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Sat. Dec. 2

A Month of 8x8"; Jo Burke and Jody Balow at 200 Main Gallery

Jo Burke and Jody Balow, owners of 200 Main Gallery in downtown Eau Claire have embarked on a 30 day challenge, each creating an 8x8" piece of art each day of November. View the work that is inspired each day - by events, inspirations, activities and insights.

200 Main Gallery 200 Main Street (corner of Main and Graham), Eau Claire

12:30-1:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Acro Exploration

Learn to balance, support, and play with another student. We will warm up with conditioning practices that help you become a stronger base, a more flexible flyer, and a more attentive spotter. Learn to fly, learn to fall, and have some fun with this more challenging acro class that builds off of the basics.

Moonrise Aerials Studio 800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112, Eau Claire

Cost: $108

1-3pm Sat. Dec. 2

ARTmobile

Drop-in and make art with the ARTmobile. All projects are free, open to the public, and designed for all-ages.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2pm Sat. Dec. 2

Winter Fairy Garden Class

Come and create you very own magical winter fairy garden. Select the plants that will thrive in your miniature garden along with teaching you tricks to decorating and maintaining it. This class is for all ages. Children should be accompanied by an adult.

May’s Floral Garden 3424 Jeffers Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Cost is Materials Used

1-4:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

16th Annual Christmastime in the City Celebration

Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season. Visit with Mr. and Mrs. Claus from 1-4pm, and get a coupon for a holiday lunch buffet at The Plus from 1-4:30pm. Warm your heart and soul with free holiday karaoke, hot cocoa, cookies and a visit from Santa's reindeer. The festivities conclude with a tree lighting at 4:30pm.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1:30-4pm Sat. Dec. 2

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

1:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

ECCT Presents: "Madeline's Christmas"

"In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines lived 12 little girls in two straight lines." So begins this delightful story of Madeline's Christmas! Based on the beloved children's book this is the perfect musical treat for the entire family to start the holiday season.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth/Student, $14 Seniors/Adult

1:30-3:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Home for the Holiday HAFLA

Warm your hearts this holiday season with Las Anahata Tribal dance family & friends. Belly dancers of all styles and levels are welcome to participate in this casual setting. Spectators are welcome.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

1:30-3pm Sat. Dec. 2

Teen Pinterfest Gifts

Teens are invited to spend their afternoon creating awesome Pinterest-inspired crafts to give as holiday gifts – or keep. Registration required. Register online at ecpubliclibrary.info/teens.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

1:30-3:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Yarn Dying Class

Join indie dyer Chelsey Burdt of DarnYarnMN and dye your very own hank of yarn to take home with you. Just in time to knit or crochet up that special project for Christmas! Bring your knitting or crochet to work on while the dye sets. Limited spots available, so sign up today.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: 18+

2-4pm Sat. Dec. 2

UWEC Films: Perks of Being a Wallflower

A funny and touching coming-of-age story based on the beloved best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, the film is a modern classic that captures the dizzying highs and crushing lows of growing up. The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope—and the unforgettable friends that help us through life.

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

Cost: Free for Students; $7 for individual film series membership, $14 for families

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Sat. Dec. 2

Advent Kick-Off and Caroling in Irvine Park

Enjoy the music of carolers kicking off Advent in Irvine Park. There will be hot chocolate and Advent meditation booklets available.

Irvine Park (near band shell) Bridgewater Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-4:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Cedarbrook Family Xperience

A fun free Family Christmas experience. At Keepsake Christmas, families create their very own Keepsake nativity scenes and watch as the nativity comes to life on stage.

Cedarbrook Church N6714 470th St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-9pm Sat. Dec. 2

Chippewa Valley Roller Derby: The Apex Files

Join the Chippewa Valley Roller Derby as it takes on the Minnesota Rollergirls Debu-Taunts from the Twin Cities for their first game of Season 8. Doors open at 5:30pm, action at 6:30pm. Bleacher seating available, but you might want to bring a chair. Adult beverages and concessions available, but it's family friendly.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 pre-sale or $10 at the door; Kids 12 and under FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Dinner Jazz: Tim Sullivan

Since graduating from Memorial High School in 2002, Tim's musical journey has taken him around the world. Living in Chicago, New Orleans, and New York City, he has been fortunate to work with a wide array of artists, ranging from Aretha Franklin to funk legend Fred Wesley to nearly a dozen NEA Jazz Masters.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Sat. Dec. 2

28th Annual Bridge to Wonderland Parade

Enjoy over 50 illuminated and musical floats, walking units, and horse drawn wagons as they light up the winter sky. Don't miss this beautiful winter parade and beloved Chippewa Falls tradition.

Downtown Chippewa Falls, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Sat. Dec. 2

In It Together's Down Home Christmas with Matt and Suzie K.

Join Matt and Suzie K for an In It Together Marriage Night filled with fun and laughter and then stick around for their annual Christmas Concert with several special guests starting at 7:30pm. $10 from each marriage night ticket will be donated to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital.

Shultz's Country Barn 50996 Main Street North, Eleva

Cost: $40/Couple for Marriage Night & Concert or $15/each for Concert Only

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Sat. Dec. 2

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

6:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

4th Annual 1940s Hawthorne Hangar Dance

A benefit to raise Money For the Unmet Needs program, The Hangar Dance Features the big band swing styles of Troppo, dance lessons and catered food from local restaurants.

Heartland Aviation 3800 Starr Ave. A, Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket price TBA

7-9pm Sat. Dec. 2

UWEC Films: Perks of Being a Wallflower

A funny and touching coming-of-age story based on the beloved best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, the film is a modern classic that captures the dizzying highs and crushing lows of growing up. The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope—and the unforgettable friends that help us through life.

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

Cost: Free for Students; $7 for individual film series membership, $14 for families

Age: All Ages

7-9:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

The Hot Flashes Holiday Concert

The Hot Flash ladies have been sharing their joy of making Christmas music since 2008 and they are a WideSpot audience favorite. Directed and accompanied by David Zahn, these sisters in song bring their voices and musical talent to our stage.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $15 Reserved, $18 at the door (until sold out)

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Sat. Dec. 2

Long Sought Home

The concert, “Long Sought Home”, seeks to capture in music the struggles of establishing a home, the longing for a home past or future, and the celebration of a new home. Selections include traditional Hebrew folk songs, music of the Sephardic Jews (Jewish diaspora in Spain), worship music of early American settlers, a wedding cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach, and more.

Our Savior's Lutheran Church 910 9th St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Dec. 2

Live at the Acoustic Cafe: Davey J and Friends

Davey J is familiar to the region as bandleader for the former band leader for the Minneapolis based Jones Tones. In newer musical combos lead by Davey J, you can still hear a full range of sound with influences from blues, rock & roll, reggae, Sun Records style country, and urban folk.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Dec. 2

Live Music: The Sixes - Acoustic Duo

Original acoustic music with an edge in an intimate and engaging atmosphere.

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

7-10pm Sat. Dec. 2

Murder At The Pourhouse Saloon

Guests are welcome to participate in or simply enjoy this Murder Mystery Event. Western Dress Required by all, so at least make an attempt at looking the part. Limited space so get your tickets early.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: $15 (includes beverage & snacks)

Age: 21+

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra: Horns for the Holidays

Who says holiday music is boring? The CVJO will make you tap your feet and hum along as we bring a ton of holiday spirit to our December concert.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Advance; $20 Day of Show; $5 Student; $13.50 Season

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Menomonie Theatre Guild: A Charlie Brown Christmas

The classic Peanuts television special comes to life in this faithful stage adaptation. Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the gang find the real meaning of Christmas.

Menomonie Theater Guild Studio 502 W. 2nd St., Menomonie

Cost: Ticket price TBA

8pm Sat. Dec. 2

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! We 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.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8-10pm Sat. Dec. 2

Live Music: Darrin Bradbury

"Off-color folk music celebrating the humor & heartbreak of the American underbelly, with songs of roadkill, junkies, Daffy Duck & Danzig." -Rolling Stone

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Sat. Dec. 2

Every Buddy's Bar: Marah in the Mainsail + Pit Wagon + The Northern Howlers

Marah in the Mainsail will sweep you away into a haunting world of jungle drums, and an eclectic and powerful ensemble, aggressive percussion, growing bass, and soaring brass. Their lyrics paint a thrilling image of monsters, ghosts, murderers, thieves, love, guilt, and everything in between. They'll be joined by Pit Wagon and Northern Howlers.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $8 pre-sale or $10 at the door

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Dec. 2

Live Music: 40 Fingers

40 Fingers is back and they're bringing all the dance tunes you can handle from your younger years. Four voices and 5 instruments makes for a whole lotta variety for your ears and feet.

VFW Club 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Dec. 2

Live Music: Nici Peper

Nici Peper is a Rootsy, Americana Folk singer-songwriter influenced by the tradition of classic storytellers. She has been described as vintage and soulful, and her lyrics are open and honest. She writes of love, heartbreak and her dreams; exposing her inner souls to the world within her lyrics and music.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Dec. 2

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

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Dec. 2

Live Music: Sage

Sage is a Classic Rock/Country band based out of midwestern Wisconsin.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 12/02/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

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