Events For 10/27/2018

7:30am-1pm Sat. Oct. 27

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

7:30-10am Sat. Oct. 27

Walking Seminar - Kimbentley

Using the Pilates method, learn natural, correct, and efficient movements to improve your muscle balance and posture for walking. The goals are to help you strengthen and lengthen your deep, inner core muscles, increase your flexibility, and improve your breathing technique.

Scheels Conference Room - Oakwood Mall 4710 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

8:30am Sat. Oct. 27

Carson Park Five and Ten + Kid's BOO-gie Run

Half Moon 5K run/walk and Carson Park 10 mile run. Kids and adult costume contest and Paul Bunyan lookalike contest at 11am. Pancake breakfast 8:30-11:30am.

Paul Bunyan Logging Camp Museum 1110 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: See contact info for cost

9am-5:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

Celebrate the Chippewa River Conference and Annual Meeting

Hear presentations from local historians, naturalists, researchers and educators on a wide range of environmental topics, with several focusing on the Chippewa River. The keynote speaker is Raj Shukla, Executive Director of the River Alliance of Wisconsin.

Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for General Public, $2 for Friends of Beaver Creek, $10 for students (includes lunch)

9am-8pm Sat. Oct. 27

3 on 3 Halloween Hoops

3 on 3 Halloween hoops is a fun basketball tournament to kick off the basketball season. Minimum of 3 games will be played and officiated by WIAA officials.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $100 per team

Age: 5-10th grade Boys/Girls/Adults

9:15am Sat. Oct. 27

Spinning the Web of Diabetes Management

Diabetes management can be a complicated process. Join Marshfield Clinic and our panel of specialists as they discuss nutrition, exercise, pediatric diabetes, and much more. Complimentary lunch will be provided.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE, RSVP by 10/22

Age: All Ages

9:30am-noon Sat. Oct. 27

Grief Education Day

Chippewa Grief Guidance Team is hosting speakers Ken and Sue Ripp. Using their backgrounds in teaching about death and dying they will share their story of embracing hope while experiencing their journey through grief. Free literature and refreshments available.

HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital 2661 County Highway I, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Oct. 27

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest Shane Leonard

A farm-focused weekend brunch served 7am-1pm, with lively instrumental tunes from Shane Leonard 10am-1pm. The locally sourced menu boasts an array of midwestern and other brunch classics with a variety of classic and original morning cocktails.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Oct. 27

Pooches & Pumpkins

There will be treats for Fido, doggy dress up, a photo op, pumpkin painting for the kids, and prizes awarded for the best pet costume. The winner will receive a goody basket filled with treats for you and your pet.

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

10am-1pm Sat. Oct. 27

Weave a Wall Hanging Workshop

Instructor Jamie Kyser will teach you how to weave a free form wall hanging. This two-part class will give you the skills to create texture and have fun with your weaving! Pre-Registration is required.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $50

Age: Ages 13+

10:30-11am Sat. Oct. 27

Story Time at Dotters Books

Join Dotters each Saturday morning for Story Time. Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. They'll have donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary).

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

Child 6150-Author Danny Amos Lee

Author Danny Lee Amos will discuss the publication of his memoir, "Child 6150: A Plea for Help That Went Unanswered" and one can hear the story behind the man. Danny has publicized his story to encourage and assist newly released prisoners and promote the need for prison reform.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

1-3pm Sat. Oct. 27

Treats on the Trail

Enjoy the beautiful fall weather and gather Halloween treats along the way. Show off your costumes and enjoy Halloween themed activities. And take your own pumpkin home!

Dunn County Historical Society 1820 Wakanda Street, Menomonie

Cost: $3 Per Child

Age: 12 and under

1-3pm Sat. Oct. 27

Brewery Tour

Discover the flavors and tastes of Germany and the Czech Republic at Lazy Monk, Eau Claire’s oldest brewery. A guided visit of the Bier hall with memorabilia from Europe. Learn about the process and stages to brew amazing bier. Sample Lazy Monk's brews.

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

Cost: $10/person

Age: 21+

1:30-3:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

Meditation Now or Never

Insight into the practice of meditation. Talk, Q&A, meditation (instruction provided). Steve Hagen, internationally recognized Dharma teacher and writer ("Buddhism Plain and Simple"), Founder and Head Teacher of Dharma Field Zen Center, Minneapolis, MN. Donations welcome.

The Schoolhouse at Simply Dunn E4606 County Rd C, Downsville

Cost: FREE, donations gratefully accepted

Age: 16+

2-4pm Sat. Oct. 27

Cacoon Cardigan Crochet Class

Resident Crochet instructor, Alie will teach you to make this cozy shrug-style cardigan. Since this sweater is just a large granny square, the perfect project for beginning crocheters. Bring your own materials.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Ages 16+

2pm Sat. Oct. 27

UWEC International Film Series: What We Do in the Shadows

Viago, Deacon, and Vladislav are vampires who are finding that modern life has them struggling with the mundane - like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs, and overcoming flatmate conflicts.

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

Cost: $5 individual film screening; $10 for yearly pass, $20 for families

Age: Rated R

2-7pm Sat. Oct. 27

Horseradish Flavored Vodka Festival

The much anticipated Trumie's Horseradish Flavored Vodka is being released. Featuring the Hambulance Food Truck, live music by The Sixes, root toss, pose for a picture with Mr. Edwin, and plenty of great spirits and brews.

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

Cost: FREE

4:30-6:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

Hallie Optimist Kids Halloween Party

A free, fun party with pumpkins, face painting, games and a kids costume contest at 5:15pm. Hot dogs, chips and cheese, cookies and cider.

Village of Lake Hallie Town Hall 13033 30th Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Kids and families

5-6pm Sat. Oct. 27

Spooky Halloween Hammock

This aerial hammock class will focus on moves with Halloween themed names. All levels welcome and exercise-friendly costumes welcome.

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

Cost: $20

6-10pm Sat. Oct. 27

Night Corn Maze

Bring your flashlights for fun in the night maze. Weather Permitting (check the Facebook page for updates). Last entrance at 9pm.

Leffel Roots Apple Orchard W2369 Maple Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 for ages 13+; $5 for Ages 5-12

Age: Ages 5+

6-9:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

Connell's Family Orchard Field of Screams

Haunted walk through the corn. Free wagon ride to the field. Hot cider, coffee, and bakery treats available. Last ticket sold at 9:30pm.

Connell's Orchard 19372 County Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $10, Children $7

6-9pm Sat. Oct. 27

The Twisted Trail of Terror

The Playhouse presents three weekends of serious Halloween haunting this October with the Trail of Terror. Children who scare easily should come before 7pm – after that, the lights go down and the scare-o-meter goes up!

The Playhouse s7650 State Hwy 37, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

6-9:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

Field of Screams

Free wagon ride to the haunted field. Hot cider, coffee, and bakery treats available in store.

Connell's Orchard 19372 County Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 Adults, $7 Kids (12 and under)

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. Oct. 27

Spooky Hollow Haunted Barn

This is a family run haunted barn. Featuring a new layout every year. They continue to make up new rooms and new scare tactics.

Spooky Hollow Haunted Barn W141 Segerstrom Road, Mondovi

Cost: $8

7pm Sat. Oct. 27

Live Music: Eggplant Heroes

An Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer. Mixing original tunes with covers they like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and eclectic musical experience.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Oct. 27

UWEC International Film Series: What We Do in the Shadows

Viago, Deacon, and Vladislav are vampires who are finding that modern life has them struggling with the mundane - like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs, and overcoming flatmate conflicts.

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

Cost: $5 individual film screening; $10 for yearly pass, $20 for families

Age: Rated R

7-10pm Sat. Oct. 27

The Dark Woods: A Haunted Trail

Join a lantern-led haunted walk through the Lions Club nature trail where you will be told haunting tales of murder, revenge, and ghosts.

Dunn County Historical Society 1820 Wakanda Street, Menomonie

Cost: Preorder $5, Night Of $10

Age: 12+

7-11pm Sat. Oct. 27

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

7-10pm Sat. Oct. 27

Eau Claire County 4-H Haunted Barn

The haunted barn is fun for all ages. At the event there will be concessions, and a bonfire. The proceeds benefit Eau Claire County 4-H and Feed My People Food Bank.

Rockin' T-R Ranch 8020 Curvue Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 GA or $5 with a canned food item

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Oct. 27

CORRECTED LOCATION: Sawdust City Limits 5: Women and Girls Rock

Sawdust City Limits #5 featuring LASKA, Adelyn Rose, and Jerrika Mighelle with special guests: The graduates of our first ever Girls Rock Band Experience! Proceeds from this event will be used to help grow this important program in partnership with Eau Claire Music School.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 GA or $12 for Sawdust + Fright Night

7-11pm Sat. Oct. 27

Live Music: The Thundermen

The Thundermen return to The Moose for a Halloween dress up dance. Put on you best costume and c'mon out and dance.

The Moose Lodge No 1408 3606 Curvue Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

7-10pm Sat. Oct. 27

Northwoods Brew Pub Spook-tacular Halloween Party

Calling all ghouls, goblins, and ghosts for a Halloween party. Kids "Trunk or Treat" from 2-4pm in the parking lot, and live music from Bear Creek Band from 7-10pm. Featuring food & drink specials all day.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Oct. 27

Haunted Ballroom at the Varsity Club

Get ready for a spooktacular time this Halloween in the Varsity Club's haunted ballroom and demonic dungeon. They are converting the whole location for a night with a few tricks, but a lot of treats. The DJ will keep you dancing all night, and there will be prizes for the best costumes.

715 Supper Club & Event Center 2106 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

ECCT Presents: Rocky Horror Show

The encore presentation of this deliberately kitschy rock 'n' roll sci-fi gothic musical returns just in time for Halloween. Dress up, sing along, and purchase a goodie bag at the door for a unique audience experience.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket TBA

Age: Appropriate for Adults and 15+

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

The Shillelagh Lads Final Show

Help to celebrate the last 9 years of contribution from this favorite, regional, Eau Claire-based Irish pub band. The show will include some past lads performers (including the dancers from Chippewa Valley Irish Dance) and a variety of dance tunes, ballads and hymns, and some great memories.

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

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

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

UWEC Theater Presents: The Laramie Project

About the local reaction to the 1998 murder of a gay University of Wyoming student, Matthew Shepard, in Laramie, Wyoming. The murder exposed Wyoming's lack of hate crime laws.

Riverside Theatre - Haas Fine Arts Center, UW-Eau Claire 121 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

Alvin Ailey II

Ailey II is universally renowned for merging the spirit and energy of the country’s best young dance talent with the passion and creative vision of today’s most outstanding emerging choreographers.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

8pm Sat. Oct. 27

Live Music: 40 Fingers

Celebrate Halloween at the Black Bear with 40 Fingers. They'll be dressed like a bunch of old rockers who can surprise you with their versatility and musicianship. Whatever your costume, make sure it includes dancing shoes.

Black Bear Supper Club WI Hwy 27, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Oct. 27

Fright Club: Halloween Bash by Clear Water Comedy + Showtime Wrestling

Featuring in-ring roast battles from Clear Water Comedy. Wrestling matchups from Showtime Championship Wrestling. Spooky jams from sloslylove, evil riffs from Ronald Raygun, and DJ sets from Two Castles and DJ Hot Donna. Costume contests, wrestler entrance contest, and more.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 adv, $10 GA

Age: 18+

8pm Sat. Oct. 27

Irie Sol's Halloween Party

Erupting out of Minneapolis/St. Paul/Eau Claire with a musical blend that reflects diverse band members who hail from Jamaica, the East Coast, and the Midwest, Irie Sol delivers authentic Jamaican-style rap/chat over blazing bebop horns, soaring soulful melodies and tight drum and bass.

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

Cost: $8

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Oct. 27

Live Music: Probable Cause

The Probable Cause is a high energy cover band playing everything from Tom Petty to Metallica.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

Late Night Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

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.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Sat. Oct. 27

Live Music: Twisted Rhythm

Twisted Rhythm is a high-energy cover band that plays a variety of music sure to satisfy your musical appetite.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Oct. 27

Fathom’s Halloween Party

Your all invited Halloween Weekend to the mousetrap to a spooktacular Halloween show. With costumes candy and contests. Featuring Fathom, WayWard, John Buxton Experience, Chris Mclntyre from Filthy Sweet, Breakneck the Mage, DIY Daisy, and Hoff.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm-1am Sat. Oct. 27

Salsa Night at Cowboy Jack's

Dancing starts at 10pm. Everyone's invited to learn salsa, dance it, or just drink and spectate.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

10:30pm Sat. Oct. 27

Scooters Annual Halloween Drag Show

The Queens of the Valley will once again delight in performing and scaring you for their annual Halloween Drag Show. Always one of the Halloween season's most popular evenings.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 Cover

Age: 21+

11pm Sat. Oct. 27

Fright Month

October is Fright Month at Micon Cinemas Downtown Budget Theater! Every Friday and Saturday at 11pm during October the cinema will show scary movies at budget prices.

Micon Cinemas Downtown Budget Theater 315 South Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $4

Ongoing Events For 10/27/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Serious Circuits

Every Tuesday, Saturday until Dec. 26, 9-9:30am; Every Saturday until Mar. 30, 9-9:30am

Events with Tickets