Events For 12/07/2019

Sat. Dec. 7

Heritage Bake Sale

Lefse, Rosettes, Krumkaka, Sandbakkels, and many other kinds of Cookies and Candies.

Our Savior's Lutheran Church 910 9th Street, Menomonie

9am-2pm Sat. Dec. 7

The Christmas Vendor Show

The Christmas Vendor show is on for the 5th year at the Eagles Club in Chippewa Falls. Featuring, local craft vendors, and small home business consultants. Doors open to Shoppers at 9am. FREE Swag bags to the first 100 shoppers.

Chippewa Valley Eagles Club 2588 State Hwy 53, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

9am-noon Sat. Dec. 7

29th Annual Christmas Cookie Walk

Wonderful Christmas aromas and music set the scene for this special cookie walk, which offers the most beautiful and delicious assortment of cookies, candies, and holiday goodies for sale.

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

9-11am Sat. Dec. 7

Breakfast with Santa

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

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $8/person; 3 and under free (register by 10/2)

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

Winter Farmers Market in the Greenhouse

Local farmers market fare in the greenhouse. Vendors will have meats, produce, baked goods, microgreens, jams, syrup, honey, and more.

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

9am-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

47th Ave. Boutique

Start your all occasion and Christmas shopping early in a backyard heated craft shop. Many one of a kind gift items for all ages.

47th Ave. Boutique 13661 47th Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

8th Annual Craft Sale

Ten local artists selling handmade goods, something for everyone on your holiday list. Unique kids toys, jewelry, greeting cards, hand sewn, stitched, knitted and crocheted items, honey and other bee products, baked goods and so much more.

Rambo Home 2409 5TH ST, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sat. Dec. 7

Open Play

Kids - bring your parents, grandparents or caregivers in and spend some quality time being creative, imaginative and just plain having fun and making memories!

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

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

Age: All Ages

9-11am Sat. Dec. 7

Christmas Cookie Walk

Choose your own cookies from a large selection at $7 per pound. Candies priced separately. Come early for best choices.

Trinity United Methodist Church 201 W Central St, Chippewa Falls

9am-2pm Sat. Dec. 7

Fall Creek Community Christmas Fair

70+ area vendors: Baked goods (including ethnic foods like LEFSE), crafts, jewelry, books, honey, Christmas decorations, gift items, candy, and more. Coffee & sweets served at 9am. Lunch 10:30am-1:30 pm: taco bar, hot beefs, chili dogs, scalloped potatoes, and homemade pies. Door prizes. Santa visits. High school choir. Horse-drawn wagon rides.

Fall Creek Firehouse Highway 12, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Dec. 7

Menomonie Farmer's Market - Winter Market

Local producers only farmer's market featuring Menomonie area farmers, bakeries, food producers and artists. Free parking.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

Sensory Friendly Santa

There's no line, no audience. Just your family, Santa, and a couple of Foundations Therapy team members ready to implement strategies to adapt the situation for your child's comfort. Complete the experience with goodie bags and snacks for each child to take home.

Foundation's Therapy 2108 Broadway St. South, Menomonie

Cost: $20/family

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sat. Dec. 7

Winter Family Fun Day

Kids crafts, Cookie decorating, Hot Cocoa, and Photos with Santa (children and pets welcome.)

Chilson Outdoor Adventure RV 2031 S Prairie View Rd, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: newborn to young adult

9:30am-3:30pm Sat. Dec. 7

Make Your Own Snowshoes

Make your own pair of traditional, wooden snowshoes in this two-day workshop. Bring to class: bag lunch, tape measure, pencil, scissors and matches or lighter, and plenty of patience. Registration required.

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

Cost: Friends $200; Nonmembers $220

Age: Adult

9:30am-4:30pm Sat. Dec. 7

Holiday Home Show and Sale

Pottery, Batik, Weaving, Ornaments and other beautiful and unique handmade creations for sale. Stop by to see the wonderful art and enjoy a cup of cider and holiday treats.

Dancing Cats Arts 1932 Mark Lane, Eau Claire

10am-4pm Sat. Dec. 7

Soul Saturdays

Soul Saturdays are a metaphysical, wellness, spiritual and holistic mini-fair. Vendors, energy healers, card readers and so much more. Check their Facebook page & website as each month has different vendors.

Soulstice Wellness Center 1316 Fairfax Street #103 & #104, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10am Sat. Dec. 7

Run Santa Run 5K (Run/Walk)

Join in this holiday-themed run. Dress as Santa, an Elf, or an abominable snowman. Bring your costume, and they'll help with shirts, hats, or accessories. North Pole Post-Race Party.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: $25-45

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Dec. 7

Token Jewelry Pop.Up Shop

Shop local, treat yourself + snag gifts for all the women on your holiday shopping list from Token Jewelry. Meet the maker Sarah Willger who produces finely crafted, timeless pieces that offer a minimalist aesthetic to any look.

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

10am-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

Eau Claire's Best Bloody Mary Bar Crawl

Ticket includes 3 free bloody marys, unlimited beer on the buses, a special gift, continuous bus rides throughout the crawl, and additional bloody marys for $3. A choose your own adventure crawl, just catch the buses whenever you feel like. Bars announced soon.

Multiple Locations

Cost: $35 early bird, $45 advance, $55 day of

Age: 21+

10-11am Sat. Dec. 7

Breastfeeding for Expecting Parents

In this class, you'll learn about topics including getting off to a good start, proper positioning, achieving an effective, comfortable latch, bringing in an ample milk supply, learning baby’s feeding cues, and more. Bring a partner or other support person free.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: $20

10am-noon Sat. Dec. 7

Frigid 8 and Thermal 3

Indianhead Track Club's 50th Anniversary Frigid 8 and Thermal 3 run/walk. First 200 registrants will receive a 50th Anniversary Hoody! Plenty of food, hot beverages and cold beverages are available after the race, and of course, runners can have their fill of home-cooked chili.

Our Savior's Lutheran Church 1300 Mansfield, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25 until November 27; $35

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Dec. 7

ECCT's Polar Express PJ Party

Kids can hang out in their PJs, watch the Polar Express movie, and do related activities. Check ECCT's website for more.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

10-11am Sat. Dec. 7

Spruce Up Your Porch Pot Workshop

Learn how to create unique containers for this Christmas season. Bring in your own containers, or purchase one at Down to Earth, and design your own porch pot during the class. Register online or by phone.

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

Cost: Pay for what you make

10am-1pm Sat. Dec. 7

15th Annual Pleasant Valley 4-H Cookie Walk & 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 HH I, Cleghorn

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Dec. 7

Menomonie Market Holiday Open House

Huge holiday deals, gift ideas, meet and greets with local farmers and producers, free samples, cookie decorating, a gift basket giveaway, and much more! Featured local vendors include Deutsch Family Farm, Far North Spirits, and Farmer to Farmer.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Dec. 7

The Architect: A Retrospective

A retrospective exhibit of the art, architecture and photography of internationally recognized architect Augusto Perez Palacios. Augusto's work was the subject of many books as was his friendship with the great mural painter of Mexico, Diego Rivera.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Dec. 7

Weekend Brunch: Jeremy Boettcher + Josh Gallagher

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

10am Sat. Dec. 7

Flowting on Graham: Terry Meyer + Sue Orfield

Sue Orfield and Terry Meyer will share their skills in unison - music and painting. They're traveling down Graham Avenue, starting at SHIFT, followed by 200 Main Art & Wine, and ending at the Firehouse. Terry will be auctioning off his large painting at each location, and donations will be taken.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

10:15-10:35am Sat. Dec. 7

Family Storytime

For ages two to six, but can be enjoyed by the entire family. 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: All Ages

10:30-11am Sat. Dec. 7

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. 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

11-11:45am Sat. Dec. 7

Toddler- Caregiver Movement Class

Help your toddler move through the developmental stages of movement and increase their capacity for learning. The class will tire their bodies and allow them to move creatively. For Ages 5 and under with a participating adult.

Anandaworks Wellness Education Center 320 Putnam St Ste 123, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 5 and under with parent

11am-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

Santa's House

Visit with Santa at his beautifully decorated house. Santa's House is open every Saturday after his arrival until Christmas.

Rutledge Charity Building 404 N Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:15am Sat. Dec. 7

Meditation Free Group Session

If you are new to meditation and want to get some pointers, or if you are a seasoned “professional” and want to bask in the glow of other like-minded creatures, come to this always free session.

Inner Peace University 505 S. Dewey St., Suite 108, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11:15am-2:15pm Sat. Dec. 7

Off The Mat | The Four Agreements

Studying The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz, a nagual (shaman) in the Toltec tradition of Central Mexico.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 for members / $25 non-members (plus $7 for required reading)

Age: 16+

11:30am-1:30pm Sat. Dec. 7

Santa Claus at the Labor Temple

Santa Claus is coming to the Labor Temple! Stop by for lunch and a free photo with Santa Claus. Lunch menu: brats, hot dogs, beans, sauerkraut, chips, cookies, fruit, hot cocoa. All Families Welcome

Labor Temple Lounge 2233 Birch St # 6, Eau Claire

noon-11pm Sat. Dec. 7

God Country Family Christian Film Festival

A unique three day showcase of new movies that deal with issues of faith; the importance of patriotism; and the celebration of family life.

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

Cost: Individual sessions: $6. Friday Pass: $15. Saturday Pass: $25. Sunday Pass: $25. Full Festival Pass: $55.

Age: Most sessions all ages

noon-4pm Sat. Dec. 7

4th Annual Christkindlmarkt

Delight your senses with the feel of a European market. Vendors include local potters, cheese makers, handcrafted wooden gifts, handcrafted soaps, bakers, and other locally made products.

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

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sat. Dec. 7

Pictures with Santa

Taking photos with Santa is the perfect way to create lasting memories for the holidays. Skip the line and make reservations online. Packages are prices $35-45 for professional videos, photos, and digital downloads.

Santa's Workshop at Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Pricing packages online

noon-4pm Sat. Dec. 7

56th Annual Tour of Homes: The Magic of Christmas

Each stop on the tour, including the church, is extensively decorated in the Christmas spirit. Enjoy the sights, sounds, and flavors of the season. Tour the beautifully decorated homes, shop for gifts and goodies at the church, and savor a holiday tea with live music.

First Congregational United Church of Christ 420 Wilson Ave., Menomonie

Cost: $5 in Advance, $6 at the door

Age: All Ages

1-5pm Sat. Dec. 7

Christmastime in the City

Christmastime in the City features free visits with Santa, horse-drawn wagon rides, hot cocoa and cookies, arts & crafts, an artist market, and the lighting of Downtown's Christmas Tree.

Haymarket Landing & The Pablo Center

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Dec. 7

Haymarket Holiday

Come enjoy hot cocoa, fire pits, horse-drawn wagon rides, an artist market, and more!

Downtown Eau Claire Roughly Defined as Barstow Street, Farwell Street, and Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

1-5pm Sat. Dec. 7

5th Annual Holiday Toy Trains

This Chippewa Valley holiday tradition features standard gauge trains running on almost 400 square feet of track. Layout includes local buildings, winter scenes, lights, and sounds. Lighted night trains run on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Crafts, coloring, and floor trains. Gingerbread house contest display, and Santa will visit regularly.

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

Cost: $9 Adults, $6 for ages 5-17, $2 for Museum Members, and FREE for ages 0-4 | $2 on Tuesdays

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

Needle Felt a Little House in a Tea Cup

Needle Felting is the process of using barbed needles to stab wool fibers and interlock them into place, creating any desired shape. This project is perfect for beginners as well as avid Needle Felters! Bring your own tea cup.

Tangled Up in Hue 505 S. Barstow St., Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: ages 14+

1-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

John Howe, Architect-Documentary Screening and Discussion

John H. Howe, Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Master of Perspective is Barros’ organically made documentary film about the chief draftsman to Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship. John Howe is the Architect who designed the Menomonie Public Library.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Dec. 7

Photos with Santa

Carlson Chiropractic Clinic presents FREE photos with Santa! Bring a donation item for Night Before Christmas boxes. Stop by with the kiddos for holiday cheer, cookie decorating, and to tell Santa what they want for Christmas this year.

Carlson Chiropractic Clinic 3119 Golf Road, Ste 103, Eau Claire

Cost: Donation

Age: All Ages

1-7pm Sat. Dec. 7

Art Show Open House Featuring Jim Backus and Kelly Speros

Discover the wonder of the elusive Spirit Bear and the majesty of the Great Bear Rain Forest of British Columbia through the audio/visual presentation of worldwide nature photographer, speaker, and author Jim Backus. Refreshments will be served.

Located Above Anytime FItness 2524 Golf Road 2F, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

Urban Sketchers Chippewa Valley

Urban Sketchers will meet inside the Grand Entrance of Pablo Center at 1 and then at Olson's Ice Cream EC at 2:50pm to share work and take a group photo. Please bring your sketch tools. All levels, professionals to napkin-doodlers, are welcome.

The Pablo Center & Olson's Ice Cream EC, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1:30-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

Gingerbread House Creation & Crafts

Cozy up for an afternoon of sweet family fun! Make your own gingerbread house and then explore a variety of wintry crafts in Youth Services. All materials provided, while supplies last.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2pm Sat. Dec. 7

Menomonie Theater Guild - The Snow Queen

Based on Hans Christian Anderson's original story, Gerda, a little girl, searches for her friend Kai when he is bewitched and imprisoned by the Snow Queen in her ice palace. Gerda must overcome many obstacles to save her friend.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: Ticket information available online

2pm Sat. Dec. 7

UWEC Film Series: "Rare Exports: A Christmas Story"

Two young boys in Finland think they have discovered the tomb of Santa Claus. However, their discovery reveals an evil, monstrous Santa Claus.

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

Cost: $5 GA, $10 yearly pass, $20 yearly family pass

Age: Rated R

2-3pm Sat. Dec. 7

Spruce Up Your Porch Pot Workshop

Learn how to create unique containers for this Christmas season. Bring in your own containers, or purchase one at Down to Earth, and design your own porch pot during the class. Register online or by phone.

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

Cost: Pay for what you make

2-7pm Sat. Dec. 7

Eau Claire Male Chorus: Songs of Merry Christmas

The Eau Claire Male Chorus presents this holiday concert, Songs of Merry Christmas. Special guests include the Altoona High School Choir, and the Chippewa Valley Boys Choir.

Lake Street United Methodist Church 337 Lake Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 adv, $15 door, FREE for 18 and under

4-6pm Sat. Dec. 7

Christmas Caroling

Bring your instruments, voices and Christmas good-cheer as families and community members gather for traditional caroling. Music will be predominantly played from Eau Claire's own "5th Street Fiddle Session's Christmas Classics 1st edition". Visitors from the North Pole are expected, so bring the little ones!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Dec. 7

Parents' Night Out

Are you in need of a night out? Bring your child to the YMCA on Parents’ Night Out, an event where you can go enjoy a few hours to yourself while your kids are having a blast here. They will provide dinner for the kids, pool time, games, crafts, and a movie.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $10, Community $15

Age: Ages 5-12

5pm Sat. Dec. 7

Christmas Swing Gala w/ Cathy Reitz and the 7 Swing

Cathy Reitz and the 7 Swing - Voted Best in Chippewa - will be performing holiday jazz classics to move your feet and dance! Ticket includes meal and music. $5 of each ticket benefits Holcombe Food Pantry to construct a new permanent home.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: $30

Age: All Ages

5-11pm Sat. Dec. 7

Stout Ale House presents Chase Bryant

Chase Bryant is an American singer/songwriter that first made national attention in 2015 with his country Top 10 "Take It On Back."

Stout Ale House & Broadway Bowl 1501 N. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: $39 GA, $54-94 VIP (21+)

6pm Sat. Dec. 7

30th Annual Bridge to Wonderland Parade

50+ illuminated and musical floats, walking units, and horse drawn wagons as they light up the winter sky. A beautiful winter parade and beloved Chippewa Falls tradition.

Downtown Chippewa Falls North Bridge Street, North Bay Street, and North High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Sat. Dec. 7

Chippewa Valley Roller Derby Season 10 Game 1

Join CVRD for their Season 10 Opening Home Bout against the Reservoir Dolls from Madison, WI. First whistle at 6:30, bleacher seating available, or bring your own chair to sit track side. Featured charity: Fierce Freedom. Adult beverages available from Lazy Monk Brewing

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 advance, $10 at the door

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Dec. 7

UWEC Film Series: "Rare Exports: A Christmas Story"

Two young boys in Finland think they have discovered the tomb of Santa Claus. However, their discovery reveals an evil, monstrous Santa Claus.

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

Cost: $5 GA, $10 yearly pass, $20 yearly family pass

Age: Rated R

7pm Sat. Dec. 7

Bridge to Wonderland After-Party

Head to Riverfront Park after the parade for campfires, s’mores, and free hot chocolate. Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Donations will be accepted for s’mores with proceeds going to Friends of the Library.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

7-9pm Sat. Dec. 7

The Hot Flashes Holiday Concert

Under the direction of Dave Zahn, their instrumental chops will impress you while their sassy voices perform old and new holiday favorites. Singing along is highly encouraged!

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $15 Reserved

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Dec. 7

Live Music: Noah John & Melissa Fernandez

Noah John of Noah John & Ringing Iron has been on stage since 14 years of age singing, playing banjo and guitar. Melissa come straight from Venezuela and brings a totally different twist to the Band. She is fun loving and a favorite at all the shows.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. Dec. 7

Live Music: Derek Ramnarace

Derek Ramnarace leads the Old Soul Society, a 5 piece band out of Baraboo, Wisconsin! Americana, folk, rock, soul, blues. Their sound resonates in your soul. In July 2016, Derek and the Old Soul Society were the supporting act for Devon Allman and his band at Cavalier Theater and the Zac Brown Band in June at the Alpine Valley Music Theater.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 7

A Tribute to the Music of John Denver “Christmas Special”

The music of John Denver is timeless and well known. Layne Yost's "Tribute to the Music of John Denver" is a faithful tribute that pays homage to the music and the man. Yost, McDowall, and Shimoda capture the simple soul of Denver's music through guitar, fiddle, and upright bass arrangements.

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

Cost: $15 adults, $13 seniors, $6 youth

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 7

Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra: Ignore the Forecast with Andrew Neesley and Mel Flannery

Andrew Neesley is a Grammy-nominated composer, arranger, trumpet player, and band leader. Mel Flannery’s roots are also in Wisconsin, but she made her name as a multi-talented vocalist capable of singing big band, blues, rock, funk, and beyond.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $19 advance, $22 day of, $5 students

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 7

Top of the World: A Carpenter's Christmas

The popular brother/sister duo of the 70's and early 80's gave us some of the most unforgettable ballads, Christmas favorites, and melodic pop songs of all time.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $34

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 7

Menomonie Theater Guild - The Snow Queen

Based on Hans Christian Anderson's original story, Gerda, a little girl, searches for her friend Kai when he is bewitched and imprisoned by the Snow Queen in her ice palace. Gerda must overcome many obstacles to save her friend.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: Ticket information available online

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 7

Chippewa Valley Theater Guild: It's a Wonderful Life

A guardian angel shows up to save George Bailey - the quintessential everyman from the small town of Bedford Hills - from his despair on Christmas Eve. "It's a Wonderful Life" is the classic story that reminds us how important the love and support of family, friends, and community is.

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

Cost: $25 GA, $12 youth/student

8pm Sat. Dec. 7

Eat This! An Improv and Storytelling Show

The holiday season is upon us- and we all have stories of silly family fights, botched dinners, and disasters- laugh at them together! Prizes in store. A unique and exciting night, combining the work of the best stand up comedians, storytellers, and improv performers in the Chippewa Valley.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages | 14+ recommended

8pm Sat. Dec. 7

Live Music: Uncommon Denominator

Uncommon Denominator is an Eau-Claire based cover band that plays nothing but the classics. From today’s hits to funky tunes of the past, they bring together an entertaining musical experience.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Dec. 7

Late Night Jazz: Pendulum

Belgian pianist and composer Bram Weijters has drawn inspiration from the human fascination with time to compose the music for Pendulum.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm-2am Sat. Dec. 7

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. Dec. 7

Cowboy Jack's After Dark

Dance the night away every Saturday night at Cowboy Jack's! Live DJ, dancing, karaoke, and happy hour all begin at 10pm.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

10pm Sat. Dec. 7

Mark Joseph Album Release

The blues is front and center as Joseph explores both his expansive songwriting skills, and his explosive ability to make the guitar sing, cry, or even challenge fans to question what is possible with a pic and some strings.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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