Wednesday, Aug. 27th, 2014

Education

5:15-6:20pm Wed. Aug. 27

Belly Dance American Tribal Style(R) Beginner Classes

Sessions repeat every eight weeks; you can start any time. Plan for clothing you can move comfortably in and your bare feet. Each woman starts this dance journey at a different place in her life. We value her interest, nurture the learning process, and feed the spark that connects us to the dance. Contact Dana to coordinate class schedules, 715-577-2830 or lasaanahatatribal@gmail.com.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness

Cost: Consider yourself our friend! Mention you saw this posting on VolumeOne and receive our special FRIEND DISCOUNT; price reduced by 1-class ($9 value) immediately upon full payment for the 8-week session. You pay $63 instead of $72 for the full session!

Age: ages 18+

Music

5:30-8:30pm Wed. Aug. 27

Fanny Hill Summer Deck Entertainment: Gator

Each Wednesday evening until Labor Day, Fanny Hill will be offering its third season of Music on the Deck. Local musicians will take the stage. Drinks and/or dinner with a special deck menu will be available.

Fanny Hill

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Food & Drink

5:30-8:30pm Wed. Aug. 27

Summer Concert Series

Join us each Sunday and Wednesday until Labor Day for music on the deck. Local musicians bring their acoustic music to the beautiful surroundings of the Chippewa River Valley. Drinks and/or dinner with deck menu available. Music starts at 5:30pm. See website for this weeks performers.

Fanny Hill

Music

6-9pm Wed. Aug. 27

Music in the Park: Whitesidewalls

Whitesidewalls – 50's rock and roll revue. Also The taste of Durand at Memorial Park in historic downtown Durand. Bring a Lawn Chair, Enjoy Good Food & Music with family and friends Please leave Fido at home. No dogs allowed in park according to city ordinances.

Memorial Park

Cost: FREE

Music

7-9pm Wed. Aug. 27

Jazz Session

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. Josh grew up in Eau Claire and left the Midwest study jazz at Berklee School of Music in Boston. Josh also attended the Dave Brubeck Institute. After time in Boston, New York, and performing on cruises Josh returned to Eau Claire bringing a wealth of talent.

Acoustic Cafe, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Thursday, Aug. 28th, 2014

Music

7-10pm Thu. Aug. 28

Band of Lovers

It only takes a quick glance to see the bond between Dave Strumfeld and Sabina Beachdell, the creative couple behind Band of Lovers. After a short split last summer, the duo reunited with a ukulele, acoustic guitar, and a pocketful of ideas begging to branch out into song.

Acoustic Cafe, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Music

8pm Thu. Aug. 28

Open Stage

Hosted by local songwriter Greg Fox with a ten piece band ready for you to pick up and play. Available instruments include drums, hand drums, bass guitar, electric guitar, acoustic guitar, keyboard, mandolin, plus four microphones. Happy hour…

Stones Throw

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

9:30pm Thu. Aug. 28

Irie Sol (After music in the park!)

Junior Williams, Irie Sol founder, dreamed of starting a band that would fuse the genres indigenous to his native island (reggae, dancehall, ska, and dub) with traditional American music forms (hip hop, funk, soul, rock, and jazz). Take a ride on that dream tonight.

The Plus

Cost: FREE

Full Slate

10pm Thu. Aug. 28

Saving Abel + Picture Yes + Stare Across + Entropy O.A.C.

Since 2008 Saving Abel has embodied the definition of “Southern Rock.” Even before their “Self Titled” debut LP, they were barnstorming the country making fans everywhere they went by being themselves. Simple, down home, charming, country-boys with immeasurable talent that was destined to take them straight to the top.

House of Rock

Cost: $15 in advance, $18 day of show

Age: 21+

Friday, Aug. 29th, 2014

Music

Check Venue For Hours Fri. Aug. 29

Jim Falls Sturgeon Fest

Amusements on the midway, bands nightly, demolition derbies, truck and tractor pull, and a parade. Sponsored by the Lions Club.

Music

4-7pm Fri. Aug. 29

Harmony Courtyard Music

Join Chippewa Falls Main Street and A String Above Guitar Shop in welcoming guest musicians each week in Harmony Courtyard. Bring a lawn chair and relax while you enjoy live music as well as free hot dogs and lemonade.

Harmony Courtyard

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Leisure

6-7:30pm Fri. Aug. 29

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge (Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery)

Every Friday you can enjoy our 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. Remember: Buy 3, Get 1 FREE bottle deals during and after the show.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery

Age: 21+

Music (all ages)

7-10pm Fri. Aug. 29

Greg Herriges

Guitarist, bouzoukist and singer-songwriter Greg Herriges, plays an eclectic mix of original and traditional “whirled music,” with a unique approach honed by his study of Asian and other international styles. His sound leans heavily…

Acoustic Cafe, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Music

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Aug. 29

Frantic Antics

Frantic Antics hit it hard in late 2012 with a wide variety of covers. Playing stuff from Train and Queen to Rage Against the Machine and Powerman 5000 and reworking a few songs to represent themselves and the people that dig the Frantic…

O'Leary's Pub

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Aug. 30th, 2014

Music

Check Venue For Hours Sat. Aug. 30

Jim Falls Sturgeon Fest

Amusements on the midway, bands nightly, demolition derbies, truck and tractor pull, and a parade. Sponsored by the Lions Club.

Music

6-9pm Sat. Aug. 30

The Pumps

Great rockin' blues outside on Lake Wissota.

Sand Bar (formerly Poo's)

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music (all ages)

7-10pm Sat. Aug. 30

Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is an Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer. Mixing original tunes with songs by others that we like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and…

Acoustic Cafe, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Music

7-11pm Sat. Aug. 30

Schuh Fly

Schuh Fly plays a variety of summertime songs and popular 50s, 60s, 70s Classic Rock & Country music and some more current hits. Many of the songs covered were number one on the music charts.

Hawkins Harvest Festival

Cost: FREE

Music

8pm-midnight Sat. Aug. 30

The Thundermen

The Thundermen rock out on the big outdoor stage at R & R in Glenwood City. The music starts at 8pm. Stop by and check it out.

M and M Sports Bar

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Aug. 31st, 2014

Music

Sun. Aug. 31

Open Mic

A Sunday night rock n' roll experience provided by Noel and Patrick. Backline, amps, and drums available.

The Mousetrap

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

Check Venue For Hours Sun. Aug. 31

JayBee & the Honey

Fun variety duo playing outside by the tiki bar overlooking the lake. Bring a lawnchair & a picnic basket.

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

Music

Check Venue For Hours Sun. Aug. 31

Jim Falls Sturgeon Fest

Amusements on the midway, bands nightly, demolition derbies, truck and tractor pull, and a parade. Sponsored by the Lions Club.

Food & Drink

8-10:30am Sun. Aug. 31

Breakfast at B-Side

Free breakfast with hashbrowns, eggs, cheese, ham, toast, bagels, cream cheese, coffee, milk, and juice. Live worship with a female vocalist.

Cost: FREE

Music

1-5pm Sun. Aug. 31

Mickey Lynnes

Mickey Lynnes does his one-man band Sunday, Labor Day weekend on the deck at the newly opened Pokegema Inn. Stop in and have a burger and a beer.

Pokegeman Inn

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

3-7pm Sun. Aug. 31

Sue Orfield Band

The Sue Orfield Band features Sue on sax, Mike Schlenker on guitar, Randy Sinz on bass/vocals, and Dave Schrader on drums/vocals. With an emphasis on Sue's original melodies, their high energy music is hard to define but easy to listen to!They are blues.They are jazz.They are rock.They are unique.

Pioneer Grill & Saloon

Cost: FREE

Causes

5:10pm-11:04am Sun. Aug. 31

Ski Sprites 2 Day Labor Day Extravaganza

First-ever Sunday night show, plus comic juggler Steve Russell, inflatables, and fireworks. On Monday, enjoy inflatables, music, and the final ski show of the season. Concessions, raffles, and inflatables both days. This is a fundraiser for the Ski Sprites Water Ski Team.

Lake Altoona County Park

Cost: FREE

Music

5:30-8:30pm Sun. Aug. 31

Fanny Hill Summer Deck Entertainment: Luke Fischer

Each Sunday evening until Labor Day, Fanny Hill will be offering its third season of Music on the Deck. Local musicians will take the stage. Drinks and/or dinner with a special deck menu will be available. The featured performer will be Luke…

Fanny Hill

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Food & Drink

5:30-8:30pm Sun. Aug. 31

Summer Concert Series

Join us each Sunday and Wednesday until Labor Day for music on the deck. Local musicians bring their acoustic music to the beautiful surroundings of the Chippewa River Valley. Drinks and/or dinner with deck menu available. Music starts at 5:30pm. See website for this weeks performers.

Fanny Hill

Music

8:30pm-12:30am Sun. Aug. 31

Schuh Fly

Schuh Fly plays a variety of summertime songs and popular 50s, 60s, 70s Classic Rock & Country music and some more current hits. Many of the songs covered were number one on the music charts.

54th Annual Sturgeon Fest

Monday, Sep. 1st, 2014

Music

Check Venue For Hours Mon. Sep. 1

Jim Falls Sturgeon Fest

Amusements on the midway, bands nightly, demolition derbies, truck and tractor pull, and a parade. Sponsored by the Lions Club.

Causes

11am-4pm Mon. Sep. 1

Ski Sprites 2 Day Labor Day Extravaganza

First-ever Sunday night show, plus comic juggler Steve Russell, inflatables, and fireworks. On Monday, enjoy inflatables, music, and the final ski show of the season. Concessions, raffles, and inflatables both days. This is a fundraiser for the Ski Sprites Water Ski Team.

Lake Altoona County Park

Cost: FREE

Music

5-9pm Mon. Sep. 1

Six String Circle Guitar Club

Young and old, beginner and experienced, all guitar players welcome. An evening of sharing and playing music if you are going to share, bring 20 copies please. Bring your equipment.

Pizza Plus

Nightlife

7-8pm Mon. Sep. 1

Weapons of Brass Destruction

The Weapons of Brass Destruction - Street Band for the Chippewa Valley and beyond. The band's musical roots are definitely from the Crescent City, and include funky R&B, afro, and mambo grooves. Think Dirty Dozen, Trombone Shorty, Rebirth, and Youngblood.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Sep. 2nd, 2014

Music

1-3pm Tue. Sep. 2

Dunn Dulcimers

All skill levels and all stringed instruments welcome.

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

Music

3-4pm Tue. Sep. 2

Mickey Lynnes

Mickey Lynnes plays some tunes for the vets at the new home in Chippewa Falls.

Wisconsin Veterans Home

Cost: FREE

Music

7:30pm Tue. Sep. 2

Musician Gathering & Open Mic

Jeff White hosts this high quality open mic every Tuesday. Sign up at 7pm. Always a large variety of microbrews on tap. Homemade pizzas, jalapeno cheese pretzels and roast beefs will be available as well.

Tomahawk Room

Cost: FREE admission

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Sep. 2

Artisan Evening (Open Mic/Stage)

Enjoy local talent (or share your own) at an "open mic" experience with an artist's touch. Savor cuisine from our full artisan menu 'til midnight with half-price apps and taps after 9pm. Sign-up begins at 8pm for a limited number of slots. First come, first serve.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Wednesday, Sep. 3rd, 2014

Education

5:15-6:20pm Wed. Sep. 3

Belly Dance American Tribal Style(R) Beginner Classes

Sessions repeat every eight weeks; you can start any time. Plan for clothing you can move comfortably in and your bare feet. Each woman starts this dance journey at a different place in her life. We value her interest, nurture the learning process, and feed the spark that connects us to the dance. Contact Dana to coordinate class schedules, 715-577-2830 or lasaanahatatribal@gmail.com.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness

Cost: Consider yourself our friend! Mention you saw this posting on VolumeOne and receive our special FRIEND DISCOUNT; price reduced by 1-class ($9 value) immediately upon full payment for the 8-week session. You pay $63 instead of $72 for the full session!

Age: ages 18+

Music (all ages)

6:15pm Wed. Sep. 3

Tangled Blue

Join Tangled Blue for an evening of songs and stories. All are welcome.

St. John's Lutheran Church

Cost: A free will offering will be received

Music

7-9pm Wed. Sep. 3

Jazz Session

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. Josh grew up in Eau Claire and left the Midwest study jazz at Berklee School of Music in Boston. Josh also attended the Dave Brubeck Institute. After time in Boston, New York, and performing on cruises Josh returned to Eau Claire bringing a wealth of talent.

Acoustic Cafe, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Thursday, Sep. 4th, 2014

Music

6:30pm Thu. Sep. 4

(Hed) PE + Dope + Sunflower Dead + Stare Across + Awake One 8

(Hed) PE are a rapcore band from California. You might remember their song "Bartender" which peaked at No. 23 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart in the early 2000s. Chicago nu metal band Dope hits the stage as well. Doors at 6pm.

Every Buddy's Bar

Cost: $22 (presale, available at brownpapertickets.com), $27 day of show

Age: 21+ (must have ID)

559 total