Events For 12/31/2019

Tue. Dec. 31

Eau Claire Buddhist Study Group

Led by Lama Yeshe from the Hay River Buddhist Meditation Center in Ridgeland. Read, study and discuss Tibetan Buddhist teachings as presented in books by various authors. Meetings begin with a brief meditation followed by a review of the assigned reading and a discussion.

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

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

9-11:30am Tue. Dec. 31

New Year's Kids Bird Count

After learning about birds and binoculars, kids age 8–12 will go birding outside with bird mentors to record bird species and tabulate results. Kids ages 4-7 will participate in a craft and conduct their own survey at the bird feeders.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Members $5, Nonmembers $7 | Register by 12/24

Age: Ages 4 - 12

10am-noon Tue. Dec. 31

Annual CMEC Noon Year's Eve Celebration

Ring in the new year, the kid-friendly way. Featuring their most popular sparkly science, colorful noisemakers, the paint-your-own-face station, a photo booth, parachute playtime, confetti extravaganza, and a massive celebration around the clock tower as the party counts down to noon!

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

Cost: FREE with admission

11am-1pm Tue. Dec. 31

Lunch Break Open Skating

A great way to meet new friends and get some exercise.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: All Ages

11am-3:15pm Tue. Dec. 31

School's Out Open Skating

Session One 11:00am-1:00pm and Session Two 1:15pm-3:15pm.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions

Age: All Ages

11am-3pm Tue. Dec. 31

Pastel & Watercolor Exhibition

Art exhibition of Pastels by Andrea LaMorte Schaffer and Watercolors by Lindamerry Udell.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11:30am-1:45pm Tue. Dec. 31

School's Out Rink Rat Hockey

School's Out Rink Rat Youth Hockey! Ages 15+ are NOT allowed to skate at Rink Rats. Mite/Squirt (ages 7-10): 11:30am-12:30pm. Peewee/Bantam (ages 11-14): 12:45pm-1:45pm. Must have full equipment!

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: Ages 7-10, Ages 11-14

2-4pm Tue. Dec. 31

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5pm Tue. Dec. 31

New Year Gaming Bash

The Eau Claire Board Game Group is teaming up with Clairemont Comics to throw an all night gaming bash. Board Games, RPG's, and Magic: The Gathering will be available. Sparkling juice and TV ball drop at midnight.

Clairemont Comics 2215 Fairfax St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-10pm Tue. Dec. 31

Comedy Night featuring Costaki Economopoulos

Ring in the new year at Stout Ale House with comedian Costaki Economopoulos. Opening act: Bryan Miller. VIP Dinner Buffet: 5:30-7pm, Doors (Non Buffet): 7:30pm, Opener: 8:30pm, and Headliner: 9:30pm.

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

Cost: $15 GA, $25 VIP, $55 VIP with dinner buffet

6-8pm Tue. Dec. 31

Amp Quiz Trivia at Gilligan's

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Gilligan's 2542 8 1/4 Avenue, Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-9pm Tue. Dec. 31

Rock'N New Year's Family Skate

Open Skating, DJ, Balloon Drop with Prizes, Skating Obstacle Course, Boot Games, and Hot Chocolate Bar! Includes skate rental. Limited number of skates available. Participants encouraged to bring own skates.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/person or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: All Ages

6:30-10:30pm Tue. Dec. 31

Prelude to an Eve: New Year's Eve with Troppo Big Band Jazz Orchestra

Big band jazz is improvisational, it celebrates personal freedom and encourages individual expression. Ring in the New Year with the Chippewa Valley’s best big band jazz orchestra. Come early and enjoy a variety of appetizers along with a full bar to start the evening off right.

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

Cost: Adults $16, Seniors $15, Youth $9

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Tue. Dec. 31

Amp Quiz Trivia at the Tomahawk Room

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Dec. 31

Amp Quiz Trivia at Sammy's

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Tue. Dec. 31

Poker Night

Play your cards right and win some free beer! The Growler Guys hosts a 10 week Texas Hold'em tournament. The winner of each week will advance to the Tournament of Champions game. Participation is given on a first come first serve basis with a 20 player max.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-9pm Tue. Dec. 31

Dj Trivia at the Sandbar

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30pm Tue. Dec. 31

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv welcomed. Half price apps from 10p-midnight.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Tue. Dec. 31

Live Music: "The Part Time Duo"

Full of great cover songs that are great to sing and dance to, sprinkled with their own brand of comedy. They play a wide variety of music but play to what is catered to the crowd. Classic rock, oldies, country, 80s, 90s, and modern hits. A very fun, fast paced, light hearted show.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

8pm Tue. Dec. 31

New Year's Even Stand Up Comedy Show

Come laugh with us before you kick off the New Year at midnight! With special out of town guests, prize giveaways, and a stacked line up of locals. Seating is limited. Buy in advance, and save at the door, AND get a free drink. Dance party until 1am following the show.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 advance (comes with a free drink!), $15 at the door

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

8pm Tue. Dec. 31

New Year's Eve At The Lismore

The Lismore is hosting its first ever New Years Party. Tickets include one drink voucher, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight and a deluxe hors d'oeuvres buffet to keep you satiated as you dance the night away to the energizing tunes of Blue Water Kings from Minneapolis. Event ends at 1am.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $55+

Age: 21+

9pm Tue. Dec. 31

Live Music: Last Open Road

LOR is a 4-piece band playing rock/blues music from the 60's forward. Together for a decade, expect a tight sound of unique tunes suited for the dancing or listening crowd.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

9pm Tue. Dec. 31

Live Music: Day Old Bread

Day Old Bread, aka The DOB, is a “darn near legendary Eau Claire jam band." The DOB will be bread-spreading their extra-special recipe of love, groove, roots rock, funk, and mayhem all over The Mousetrap and patrons on NYE.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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