Events For 04/13/2018

Fri. Apr. 13

8th Annual River Falls Bluegrass Festival

A free three-day musical festival located in the heart of downtown River Falls. Kicks off with the 5th Annual Beer & Wine Tasting at Junior's Restaurant and Tap House. Move from venue to venue to experience both regional and local bluegrass, roots, and cajun music all weekend long. Full performance and venue list available online. Wraps up with Sunday brunch at West Wind Supper Club.

Downtown River Falls

Cost: Concerts are FREE; $20 advance registration for Beer & Wine Tasting, $25 at the door

5am-10pm Fri. Apr. 13

Family Friendly Fridays and Flick & Float

On the second Friday of every month, members can bring a community member to the Y for free all day long. Community members are welcome to enjoy the Flick & Float movie in the small pool (6:30 PM) and try a family activity in Hobbs Gym (5:30-7pm).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-11:30am Fri. Apr. 13

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play. Please check their online schedule before going.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child

11-11:30am Fri. Apr. 13

Super Space Quest (Planetarium Show)

Check out the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and travel through 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

11:30am-noon Fri. Apr. 13

Parachute Games

Kids ages 3 and up will enjoy jumping, dancing, moving, grooving and all sorts of games with the giant parachute.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Ages 3+

11:30am-noon Fri. Apr. 13

Super Space Quest (Planetarium Show)

Check out the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and travel through 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

noon-1pm Fri. Apr. 13

SOS (Shake Off Stress with TRE)

TRE® (Tension Stress & Trauma Release Exercise) 7 exercises that release deep muscular patterns of stress, tension & trauma. Easy. Anyone can do it. Feels like a massage from the inside out. Helps with PTSD symptoms, anxiety, back pain & more.

ANANDAWORKS Wellness Education Center 320 Putnam Street, Suite 123, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop in

Age: 12+

1-6pm Fri. Apr. 13

Free Play Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint or knit, the Dabble Box has something for you. Unstaffed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Fri. Apr. 13

Pop-Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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

3pm-4:30am Fri. Apr. 13

Modern Dance Classes

Modern dance classes, based on Martha Graham techniques as modified by Michael Doran. These classes are taught by Barbara Shafer and are adapted for all proficiency levels including beginner dancers.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: 18+

3-6pm Fri. Apr. 13

National Library Week Button Challenges

Celebrate National Library Week. The amazing button maker will be out in Youth Services, so stop by all week. A new literary challenge will be available each day to prompt your creativity.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. Apr. 13

Friday Family Nights

Basketball, volleyball, soccer, football, large inflatables, movie & color, free popcorn. In the youth area: dress up clothes, riding toys, building blocks. Sponsored by Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4 per person; Family of 5+ $20 Max

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Apr. 13

Live Music: Marcus Lere

Marcus Lere performs solo acoustic and in the rock band Waves Collide out of the Twin Cities. You can expect to hear everything between Matchbox Twenty to Tool. Collective Soul, Weezer, Third Eye Blind, Goo Goo Dolls, Green Day, Smashing Pumpkins, Blink-182, Incubus, etc.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages with parent

5:30-9:30pm Fri. Apr. 13

Lifeguard Training

Learn the skills to recognize, prevent, and respond to aquatic emergencies. The course certifications include Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer (valid 2 years).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $185, Community $225

Age: 16+

5:30-7:30pm Fri. Apr. 13

One Book, One Community: Civic Lab - Table Talk

Participants will have the opportunity to share their observations and experiences in small groups as you gain a broader perspective of some of the challenges and triumphs of the community. A free meal will be provided.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 13

Calen Sidhevair of Westernesste

A group for the study and celebration of magical practices on an eclectic, Pagan, spiritual path. Westernesste contributes to the growing movement of Earth-loving religions. They focus on the respect of our Earth, the guidance of human potential, and the realization of responsible personal freedoms.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

6pm Fri. Apr. 13

44th Annual Viennese Ball

A formal event recalling the romance and elegance of 19th-century Vienna transforms all three levels of Davies Center. Waltz in the grand ballroom, swing dance to Big Band standards, polka in the informal festival hall, sing along in the piano bar, dine on delicious entrees and desserts, grab drinks and cocktails from the many beverage stations, and hear showcase performances on the Bösendorfer Imperial Grand Piano.

Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $47.50 GA; $30 for students; +$14 for midnight brunch buffet

Age: 17+

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 13

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Apr. 13

A Town Hall with Paul Ryan starring Chris Fairbanks

Join comedian Chris Fairbanks (Comedy Central, Conan, Tru TV) as we explore what would happen if Paul Ryan actually held a town hall like he's supposed to. Come with your own questions and comments on the state of The GOP and The KGB in Trump’s America, the night will start with stand up comedy from Andie Main and Chris Fairbanks.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

7pm Fri. Apr. 13

Eau Claire Figure Skating Club 39th Annual Ice Show

The Eau Claire Figure Skating Club is an independent, non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide quality skating instruction, practice and advancement of members. The annual ice show is an opportunity for members to showcase their talents for the community. This year's theme is Viva Las Vegas.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 adults

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 13

Olive Sings at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday at the Tasting Lounge you can listen to live local music while sipping on one-of-a-kind wines and spirits. This Friday night we have Olive Sings a duo from Chippewa Falls performing. Olive Sings has been sharing their upbeat, heartfelt style of music all over the upper Midwest. Armed with a fiddle, guitar and suitcase drum their music will take you back to simpler times.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 13

Live Music: R.U.M Trio

A group of seasoned musicians bringing the best in jazz, gypsy swing, blues and classic popular music from the 20th century. The three musicians alternately play violin, guitar, piano, trumpet, fluegelhorn and other instruments. Consisting of Ken Rogers, John Upthall and Dave Mueller.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Apr. 13

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 13

JigJam: Traditional Irish music and Bluegrass

JigJam is a multi-award winning quartet from the heart of the midlands in Ireland. Blending the best of traditional Irish music with bluegrass and Americana in a new genre which has been branded as “CeltGrass,” their onstage energy along with their virtuosic musical ability has captivated audiences throughout the world.

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

Cost: Admission: Adults $18, Seniors $17, Youth $6

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 13

Eau Claire Male Chorus Annual Spring Sing

Attend the Eau Claire Male Chorus's annual Spring Sing event at Regis High School in the Auditorium.

Regis High School 2100 Fenwick Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults $10 Advance, $12 at the Door; Under 18 Free

8-10pm Fri. Apr. 13

Gallery Friday: Superior Siren + Humbird

Described as "Eerie Folk from the shores of Lake Superior", Superior Siren will be performing their newly-released, full-length, self-titled album. The album promises to intrigue listeners with dream-like serenades and eerie echoes of doom. Minnesota indie-folk artist Humbird will open the show.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Advance Tickets, $10 Day of Show

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Fri. Apr. 13

The Big Uncut Flick

The year is 1954. Husband and wife TV stars, Jack Sheldon and Arlene Hughes, host their daytime show, "The Big Uncut Flick," where the 1944 mystery movie "Murder on the Gay White Way" comes to life. Directed by Frank Bartella, this show within a “movie” within a show is a lot of fun and shouldn't be missed!

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

Cost: $25

Age: 14 and up

8pm Fri. Apr. 13

Sage Leary

Sage Leary plays all original tunes in genres of rock, blues, and Americana, mixing in elements of country, Latin, and reggae. He has recorded two CDs.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

8:30-11:30pm Fri. Apr. 13

JFT 'Lite' - Fun Classic Rock

Performing 'The Greatest Hits of All Time' with the audience determining the music played by selecting favorites from song sheets. Fun and interactive. Every show is different. Covers made famous by U2, Johnny Cash, Billy Idol, John Melencamp, Tom Petty, Neil Diamond, The Kinks, Led Zeppelin, Rolling Stones and many more.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Fri. Apr. 13

Live Music: Contradiction

Contradiction plays rock & country music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Fri. Apr. 13

Bear Creek Band

On Friday the 13th, Bear Creek Band is bringing there extreme variety and serious fun to downtown Eau Claire's "My Place", performing popular cover tunes ranging from Janice Joplin to Patsy Cline to Cher to Lady GaGa.

My Place 408 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Apr. 13

Live Music: Moon Ruin + Sloslylove + Two Castles

Moon Ruin is the new music project of Peoria, IL songwriter, Jared Bartman who's joined on stage by Mike Noyce, Dave Power, and Brian Wells. Ephemeral yet timeless, it is the home where Bartman's new record, 'Slow Down Ego', can find repose. This extra-special Friday The 13th show at The Mousetrap also features Sloslylove and Two Castles.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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