Events For 03/08/2019

Fri. Mar. 8

3rd Annual Midwest Weirdfest

Midwest Weirdfest returns to downtown Eau Claire for its annual celebration of the fantastic, frightening, offbeat, and just plain weird. . Go on a twisting, terrifying, weird, and at times hilarious journey through the cutting-edge of this season's original horror, sci-fi, underground, and documentary films.

Micon Downtown Cinema 315 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $55 for a full pass, $15 for Friday, $25 for Saturday, $25 for Sunday

Fri. Mar. 8

Eau Claire Figure Skating Competition

Individual events including long and short programs to music, spins , jumps, compulsory and artistic events are included. Scheduled events vary throughout each day. Visit online for details.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend, Entry deadline Jan. 31st

8:30am-4pm Fri. Mar. 8

Supervisor Training: Learning to Lead

Good leaders continually look for new ways to learn in order for themselves and their teams to be successful. Learning to Lead will challenge and inspire you whether you’ve been in a leadership role for a long time or you’ve recently taken on such a position.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $600

9-11:30am Fri. Mar. 8

Gymnastics Open Gym

Join us for gymnastics open gyms! Ages 5 & under have open gym at 9:00 AM, and the cost is member $3, community $5. Ages 5+ have open gym at 7:00 PM, and cost is member $4, community $6.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

9-11:30am Fri. Mar. 8

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

9:30-11am Fri. Mar. 8

Mini Makers Camp

Get your hands on basic building! The next great invention awaits. This five-day camp for 4K kids includes a lesson, snack and playtime throughout the Museum. Register for either the morning or the afternoon slot.

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

Cost: $50 per member child/$60 per non-member child

Age: 4K

10:15am Fri. Mar. 8

Preschool Storytime

For three-and four-year-olds. All storytimes feature stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

1:30-3pm Fri. Mar. 8

"What Happened to Brian?" In Remembrance of Uniroyal

The worst thing you can say about someone who's gone is nothing. See what Happened to Brian, and discover why many workers refer to a plant closing as a death in the family.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

3-8pm Fri. Mar. 8

Bob & Rocco's Gun Show

Home to the Take a Kid Hunting Foundation & Badger Military Collectible Shows. At these shows you can buy, sell or trade firearms, ammo, knives and much more from over 75 dealers and collectors in one location. Hosted by a non-profit fundraising organization to benefit youth and disabled American veterans.

Chippewa Valley Expo Center 5150 Old Mill Plaza, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 at the door, ages 14 & under FREE

3:30-5pm Fri. Mar. 8

Mini Makers Camp

Get your hands on basic building! The next great invention awaits. This five-day camp for 4K kids includes a lesson, snack and playtime throughout the Museum. Register for either the morning or the afternoon slot.

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

Cost: $50 per member child/$60 per non-member child

Age: 4K

4-7pm Fri. Mar. 8

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fries

The St Olaf's Men Club will be having their famous "All You Can Eat Fish Fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French Fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee, and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adults, $10 seniors 65 and older, $4 children 5 - 12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

5-9pm Fri. Mar. 8

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

6-8pm Fri. Mar. 8

Monthly Pagan Circle - Calen Sidhevair of Westernesste

You are invited to the Nesste gathering of Calen Sidhevair. Discuss some basic components of ritual and create a circle for a Water Sharing, an affirmation of our connectedness with each other, the Earth, and the celebration of Life.

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

Cost: Good Will Donation

Age: 18+

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Mar. 8

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas, wood, bags, glasses and more. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-40

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Mar. 8

Opening Reception: Hope Greene // Eau Clair de Lune

Hope Greene weaves together liquid photography techniques and written words to create a starkly dreamlike meditation on the passage of time; beginnings, endings, and the space that shapes us.

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30-8pm Fri. Mar. 8

Flick & Float

YMCA supplies the flick, you bring the float. Gather in the small pool to watch fantastic family movies. Community members are welcome after 6:00 PM (photo ID required).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30-8pm Fri. Mar. 8

Candlelight Live Music Meditation & Reiki

Relax and unwind laying on a yoga mat, blanket, eye pillow (all provided). Guided meditation with live music.

The Center 3701 E Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: Ages 11 and older

7-8:15pm Fri. Mar. 8

Lunar Healing Circle: New Moon in Pisces

Includes a group energy clearing and reset, guided meditation, and intuitive reading specific to the current moon phase. Depending on the theme and size of the group, there may be some gentle movements or nourishing restorative yoga postures involved. Dress comfortably.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 (includes a gift)

7pm Fri. Mar. 8

Live Music: Klezmazel

Klezmazel is group of five musicians who decided to resurrect musical skills learned long ago in a way that enables them to celebrate the joy of life. The group takes their cue from a 500 year old tradition of ethnic music most closely associated with the Jews and Gypsies of Eastern Europe.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Mar. 8

Gymnastics Open Gym

Join us for gymnastics open gyms! Ages 5 & under have open gym at 9:00 AM, and the cost is member $3, community $5. Ages 5+ have open gym at 7:00 PM, and cost is member $4, community $6.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Mar. 8

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+

7:30pm Fri. Mar. 8

CVTG Presents: Caught in the Net

Bigamist John Smith is trying to keep his two families both happy and unaware of each other. His daughter from one family and son from the other have met on the internet and are anxious to meet in person. Keeping them apart makes for an outrageously funny comedy.

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

Cost: Adults/Seniors $25, Youth/Students $12

7:30pm Fri. Mar. 8

Erth's Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure

The creators of Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live want to take your family on an all new adventure – this time to the bottom of the ocean. Erth shows are at the forefront of family entertainment, using actors, technology, puppets, science and imagination to create an amazing visual experience that connects young audiences to the real science of paleontology.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets are $10 for youth and start at $20 for adults

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 8

UWEC Theatre Performance: "House of Blue Leaves"

Artie Shaugnessy is a songwriter with visions of glory. Toiling by day as a zookeeper, he suffers in seedy lounges by night, plying his wares at piano bars in Queens, New York. Then arrives Artie’s old school chum, now a successful Hollywood producer, Billy Einhorn, with starlet girlfriend in tow, who holds the key to Artie’s dreams of getting out of Queens and away from the life he so despises.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $22 for adults, $16 for students

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 8

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

8pm Fri. Mar. 8

Live Music: Sam Weaver

Sam Weaver is a singer-songwritter from Menomonie, WI. He plays a mixture of folk, blues & country that are unique to him. He enjoys engaging a crowd with lively, danceable tunes, including several of his own compositions.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Fri. Mar. 8

Late Night Jazz: Sean Carey Trio

Sean Carey (drums) and Jeremy Boettcher (bass) welcome Minneapolis saxophonist, Chris Thomson, to the Lakely stage. Thomson's long list of collaborators include Delfayo Marsalis, Roma di Luna, Dosh, S. Carey, Bon Iver, Mason Jennings, JT and Chris Bates, The New Standards, and many more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Fri. Mar. 8

Uncommon Denominator Live

An Eau Claire based cover band that plays nothing but the classics (think Blues Brothers, to Ray Charles, to Earth Wind and Fire and Chicago). From today's hits, to the funky tunes from the past, they bring together one of the most entertaining musical experiences Eau Claire has to offer.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Mar. 8

Live Music: Bumblefist

Bumblefist's motto is to “rock at random”, going from Bon Jovi to Seether to P!nk to Jackyl then round it out with selections from Collective Soul, Journey, Ozzy, Katy Perry, Kings of Leon, Lita Ford, Kid Rock, Megadeath, and many more.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 03/08/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets