Thursday, Feb. 21st, 2019

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 21

Winter After Hours 2019

There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

6:45pm Thu. Feb. 21

Manifest Open Mic

Enjoy local open mic musicians or take the stage yourself.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Thu. Feb. 21

Live Music: Inside Voice with Sniffle Party

Inside Voice makes what they call "weird orchestral music" to work out some feelings about romance, civic duty, technology, modern social life, and being a decent human being. Sniffle Party is Eau Claire dreamy future witch pop.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7-9pm Thu. Feb. 21

Live Music: The Cathy Reitz Trio

Features Cathy on vocals and 2 of her favorite musicians, Jeff Reitz on woodwinds and Emily Watkins on guitar and vocals. The 3 have been performing together for over 2 years. Their entertaining song list starts in the 1920’s and travels to 2017.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Feb. 21

Out of the Dust Concert

An intimate concert with Chris and Stephanie, the husband and wife duo, Out of the Dust. Their story of downfall, heartbreak, and miraculous redemption is woven deep into the fabric of their music.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Free will donation

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 21

6 Guitars: Chase Padgett

An award-winning, pitch-perfect blend of music, comedy and characters. Chase Padgett portrays six different guitar playing characters each sharing their own style of music - Blues, Jazz, Rock, Classical, Folk and Country.

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

Cost: $18 adults, $17 seniors, $9 youth

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 21

UWEC Presents: University Symphony Orchestra

Conductor Nobu Yasuda leads the University Symphony Orchestra in orchestral masterpieces.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 adults, $3.50 students

8pm Thu. Feb. 21

26 BATS! w/Battlerat

26 BATS! is a high-energy, neo-soul, jazz-influenced band from Minneapolis. The opener, Battlerat, is a piano-driven and dynamic group who are also based in Minneapolis.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, The Terrace 302 10th Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

8:30pm Thu. Feb. 21

Vinyl Nights: Gabe Larson

Enjoy a selection of vinyls spun throughout the night while enjoying craft cocktails, regional beers/wines, and the popular late-night menu, featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, a create-your-own sharable feast of premium meats, cheeses, pickled vegetables, proteins, sauces, crackers and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Feb. 22nd, 2019

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Feb. 22

Live Music: joe g

Hear everything from his own originals to Johnny Cash, Amos Lee, Tom Petty, Elvis, Taylor Swift, Radiohead, Tom Petty, Marvin Gaye to Chris Stapleton.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages with parent

6-8pm Fri. Feb. 22

Maria Smoczyk: Solo Piano

Maria has been a passionate lover of music all her life and has been playing piano by ear and singing since the age of 9. Not only performing across the state with her family's musical group growing up, but also engaging in various local plays she is no stranger to the art of live performances.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Feb. 22

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. Feb. 22

Live Music: The Parker Layton Jazz Ensemble

Parker has continually proven that his jazz groups play at a very high level while also working at pushing the boundaries of traditional jazz and attempting to create a unique musical experience each time they play. Playing mostly original compositions by Parker and some other members of the group.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Feb. 22

Unplugged at the Library

The Chippewa Falls Public Library and Converge Radio 99.9 FM are proud to host a brand new concert series on every other Friday in February through April. While this is a brand-new series, it’s loosely based on MTV Unplugged and VH1 Storytellers. Feb. 22: Broken Eights Mar. 8: Elvessa Mar. 22: Jim Pullman Apr. 5: Joyann Parker Apr. 19: Pit Wagon

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 22

Las Cafeteras

Las Cafeteras create a vibrant musical fusion with Afro-Mexican beats, rhythms, and inspiring lyrics that document stories of a community seeking love and justice in the concrete jungle of Los Angeles.

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

Cost: $18 adults, $17 seniors, $9 youth

8pm Fri. Feb. 22

Brady Luke Music with Sage Leary

Enjoy these two amazing musicians! A country and blues combination.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

8pm Fri. Feb. 22

Live Music: Evernoir + Standing Alliance + Dissonant Mind

Evernoir is a local alternative metal rock outfit. Standing Alliance plays "melodic metalcore." Dissonant Mind is a hard rock quartet that fuses rock music with various genres to create unique compositions.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

8:30pm Fri. Feb. 22

Late Night Jazz: Mike Malone Trio

A dynamic percussionist based out of Northeast Wisconsin. He performs over 200 gigs annually ranging from jazz to R&B. He tours with Five By Design and has previously toured with Ray Brown Jr and The Glenn Miller Orchestra. Tonight he will be joined by Sue Orfield and Josh Gallagher.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Feb. 23rd, 2019

Sat. Feb. 23

Chetek Winter Fest

Pancake breakfast, beer tent, bikini run, fun run, sleds, ATVs, motorcycles, NSSR sanctioned radar runs,

Lake Chetek Lakeview Drive, Chetek

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Feb. 23

Weekend Brunch: Mari Carlson + Robert Wojnowski

Mari Carlson is a violin teacher at Offbeats Violin and Guitar studio and performs with Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra, Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra and in folk ensembles here and in the Twin Cities and Washington D.C.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Sat. Feb. 23

Justin Jay Arnold Live

Chippewa Valley singer/songwriter Justin Jay Arnold returns for a night of all-original music. Hear the sandpapered vocals and genuine lyrics of a performer who has been compared to Johnny Cash, Kurt Cobain, Bruce Springsteen and Chris Stapleton.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

7-10pm Sat. Feb. 23

Live Music: Eggplant Heroes

An Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer. Mixing original tunes with covers they like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and eclectic musical experience.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9:30pm Sat. Feb. 23

The Salon Presents: Elizabeth Moen + Elvessa

Gather in Odd Humyns subterranean listening room for some sensual sounds from singer-songwriters Elizabeth Moen (Iowa City, IA) and Elvessa (EC), peruse the shop, and enjoy a warm evening in. Light refreshments and nice vibes provided.

The Salon at Odd Humyns 209 North Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 presale, $10 at door

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Feb. 23

The Fortunate Sons

The world's finest tribute to Creedence Clearwater Revival. Based in Chicago, The Fortunate Sons tour nationally and internationally to keep the tradition of Creedence Clearwater Revival’s (CCR) music alive.

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

Cost: $18 adults, $17 seniors, $9 youth

7:30pm Sat. Feb. 23

Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra: WISCO in the House!

The CVJO welcomes back Wisconsin natives 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, and she made her name as a multi-talented vocalist singing big band, blues, and beyond.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $17 Advance, $20 Day of Show, $5 Students

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Feb. 23

Kodo Taiko One Earth Tour: Evolution

Kodo’s mission is to explore these possibilities, and in the process forge new directions for a vibrant living art-form. Thunderous, primal, and powerful; internationally acclaimed taiko troupe Kodo brings their strength and spectacle to the Pablo Center stage.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets starting at $25

7:30-10pm Sat. Feb. 23

Howard "Guitar" Luedtke CD Release Show

Howard "Guitar" Luedtke CD Release - "Meet Me in Muscle Shoals" with Blue Max and Nick Foytik. Doors 7:30; Show 8pm.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 Advance; $10 At Door

8pm-2am Sat. Feb. 23

Magnum Tenebrosum: Promidal's Official Wisconsin CD Release

Zerobudget Records presents Promidal's Official Wisconsin Release of their new title, Magnum Tenebrosum. Featuring Twin Cities acts: Endless Reign, Promidal, Beastface, and VVOLF MASK. Doors at 8pm.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $7

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Feb. 23

Live Music: 40 Fingers

40 Fingers is back at the Starr Ave VFW and they're bringing all the dance tunes you can handle from your younger years. Four voices and 5 instruments makes for a whole lotta variety for your ears and feet.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. Feb. 23

Joyann Parker Live

Joyann Parker is a must-see addition to the Indie Blues music scene and brings a full range of talent to her performances as an accomplished singer, pianist and songwriter. She has performed for thousands at major venues and festivals across the country.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Feb. 23

Live Music: Virginia Steel

Virginia Steel puts there twist on some legendary classics while interacting with crowd. This is a 2 person Variety Show featuring Virginia Shoemaker and Peter Phippen.

The Playhouse s7650 State Hwy 37, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. Feb. 23

Live Music: MoJo Blues Band

MOJO is the newest project of Mojo Lemon Blues Band co-founder "Mojo Terry" Demars. Mojo Lemon Blues Band was voted "Best Blues Band in the Chippewa Valley" by Volume Magazine readers from 2008-2014.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Sat. Feb. 23

Late Night Jazz: Mike Malone Trio

A dynamic percussionist based out of Northeast Wisconsin. He performs over 200 gigs annually ranging from jazz to R&B. He tours with Five By Design and has previously toured with Ray Brown Jr and The Glenn Miller Orchestra. Tonight he will be joined by Sue Orfield and Josh Gallagher.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Feb. 24th, 2019

10am-1pm Sun. Feb. 24

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Seeger 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and the bar offers a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sun. Feb. 24

Sama with Noel Hanson & Sloar and Mordor

Sama is a queer-folk-punk musician from St Cloud. For 15 years, she has toured as a solo artist and as a member of anarcho-punk band Ring Of Truth. Sama is very vocal and open about being a trans-woman and a lesbian, and it plays a big part in her music. With Noel Hanson and duo Sloar & Mordor.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

Monday, Feb. 25th, 2019

8-10pm Mon. Feb. 25

Monday Jazz Jam

All are welcome to this Monday evening student jazz jam session hosted by Aaron Hedenstrom, a new member of the UWEC jazz faculty.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Feb. 26th, 2019

1-3pm Tue. Feb. 26

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

7pm Tue. Feb. 26

Converge Radio Presents Andrea Von Kampen and Darling West

With over 7 million Spotify streams and counting, Nebraska-based songwriter Andrea von Kampen's deft guitar work and intuitive song construction display striking maturity, and her effortless vocal delivery has been praised as "soulful and worn-in." Her song "Portland" was selected as an Amazon Music Best Song Of The Year.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Feb. 27th, 2019

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 27

Jazz Session

A night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. New guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley. Jazzers are welcome to bring their horn and sit in on a tune or two.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Wed. Feb. 27

Carrie Nation and the Speakeasy and Jayke Orvis

Carrie Nation & The Speakeasy's sound has been described as a stage coach in overdrive, has brought their eclectic blend of punk, bluegrass, and dixieland to packed bars, basements, and festivals across the US since their inception in the spring of 2007. Doors @ 8

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Thursday, Feb. 28th, 2019

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 28

Winter After Hours 2019

There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

6:45pm Thu. Feb. 28

Manifest Open Mic

Enjoy local open mic musicians or take the stage yourself.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. Feb. 28

Converge Radio Presents: Annie Mack

Annie Mack has built a reputation for writing meaningful, relate-able and inspirational songs. Live, she delivers her songs with power, soul and conviction. A dynamic vocalist and charismatic performer, she takes the audience on a journey; from velvet lined melodic depths to exciting, gritty, full bodied church hollers.

Xpeditions Coffee Co. & Market 1319 Main St., Bloomer

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Feb. 28

Decadent Cabaret 40

Celebrate 40 years of Decadent Cabaret with one of the most diverse lineups ever assembled. Art displays from Artisan Forge, aerobatics from the Torch Sisters, and featuring a killer musical lineup including area favorites like Irie Sol, Pit Wagon, FM Down, and much more.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10/day, $25 for 3 days

7-9pm Thu. Feb. 28

Live Music: Cap’n Seabeard and Hannah Lee

Cap’n Seabeard is an original folk and country-blues songwriter. With a wide range of influences, his songs are a reply to the current state of the world and its residents. A lifelong poet and self taught musician, Hannah’s songs are riddled with memories of childhood, travel, love, and loss.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Thu. Feb. 28

Open Mic Night

Show off or test something you've been working on or see what your peers love to do. Welcoming comedy, poetry, music, and more. Sign up starts at 7pm at the BDP booth in the Terrace.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, The Terrace 302 10th Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30-11pm Thu. Feb. 28

Vinyl Nights: Matt Mabis

Enjoy a selection of vinyls spun throughout the night while enjoying craft cocktails, regional beers/wines, and the popular late-night menu, featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, a create-your-own sharable feast of premium meats, cheeses, pickled vegetables, proteins, sauces, crackers and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 1st, 2019

6:30pm Fri. Mar. 1

Singin' in the Band: Live Band Karaoke Fundraiser

This live band karaoke event is a fundraiser for the Chippewa Valley Museum. Features pop-up museum exhibit, wine pull, raffle, light food, cash bar, performance by the Sue Orfield Band, and a karaoke show with Jenny and the Jets. Grab a $10 karaoke slot and sing to raise money for the museum.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 advance, $45 at the door

7-10pm Fri. Mar. 1

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+

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