Events For 12/28/2018

Fri. Dec. 28

Brad Peterson 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

YMCA will host the Brad Peterson Memorial 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament. All teams are guaranteed three games. Boys: Thursday, December 27. Girls: Friday, December 28.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $60 per team

Fri. Dec. 28

Winter Blast Sale at The Local Store

➜ 15% OFF Nearly Everything Storewide ➜ 40% OFF Selected ItemsIncluding holiday gifts like books, ornaments, apparel, and more ➜ 25% OFF All Ink & Paper Print Sale ArtOver 100 local artists and hundreds of prints, available thru…

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

Fri. Dec. 28

Winter Games Week: Scavenger Hunt

Come to the library and try your luck at our special library-wide scavenger hunt for kids.

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

9-11:30am Fri. Dec. 28

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.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

1-3pm Fri. Dec. 28

Winter Games Week: Nintendo Switch Open Play

Drop in and try out a Nintendo Switch gaming system, featuring Mario Kart 8. First come, first served.

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

5-9pm Fri. Dec. 28

Friday Family Night

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Activities include basketball, volleyball, soccer, inflatables, movies, free popcorn, and special entertainment. Check the movie schedule online.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3, Community $5

6:30pm Fri. Dec. 28

Live Music: Arch Allies

The Arch Allies return to Loopy's for a pre-New Years celebration. This is a huge, three-level ticketed show. $75 VIP (includes buffet at 7pm, 2 drink tickets & meet/greet, grab bag); $50 preferred (includes 2 drink tickets and grab bag); $25 general admittance.

Loopy's Grill and Saloon 10691 Business 29, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $75 VIP (includes buffet, 2 drink tickets & meet/greet); $50 preferred (includes 2 drink tickets and grab bag)

7-10pm Fri. Dec. 28

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+

7-9pm Fri. Dec. 28

Live Music: Girl Band

Jen Hazen of Davy J and Friends, Jenny and the Jets, Milk and Whiskey and Weapons of Brass Destruction teams up with three amazing women in a new collaboration: Sultry Kai Ulrica of Wolves at the Door and RavenWolf, Flutist Julie Majkowski of The Chippewa Valley Flute Ensemble, Guitarist and bass player Kori Riesenweber of Beacon James.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Dec. 28

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

8-11pm Fri. Dec. 28

Live Music: Jeff White

Americana/Alt-country & Outlaw Folk from the hills of western Wisconsin. Blending warm tones, reverbs, delays & vibrato, Jeff White sings of love, loss & lust with an Americana vibe. Dramatic ballads, haunting love songs and bittersweet remembrance are staple themes.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Dec. 28

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 12/28/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Open Freestyle Skate

Every Thursday until Feb. 21, 8:30-9:30am; Every Thursday until Feb. 21, 9:30-10:30am; Every Friday until Mar. 29, 8:30-9:30am; Every Friday until Mar. 29, 9:30-10:30am;

School's Out Rink Rat Hockey

Every Monday, Thursday, Friday until Oct. 29, 11:30am-12:30pm; Every Monday, Thursday, Friday until Oct. 29, 12:45-1:45pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 12:45-1:45pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 11:30am-12:30pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 11:30am-12:30pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 12:45-1:45pm; Every Monday, Thursday, Friday until Feb. 25, 12:45-1:45pm; Every Monday, Thursday, Friday until Feb. 25, 11:30am-12:30pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from Mar. 25 to Mar. 29, 11:30am-12:30pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from Mar. 25 to Mar. 29, 12:45-1:45pm;

School's Out Open Skating

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 1:15-3:15pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 1:15-3:15pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from Mar. 25 to Mar. 29, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from Mar. 25 to Mar. 29, 1:15-3:15pm;

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