Friday, Sep. 19th, 2014

Music

6pm Fri. Sep. 19

Davey J's One Man Acoustical Band

Davey J returns to Infinity Beverages for a fall Friday acoustic rockin' show. Come enjoy artisan beverages and the fine and mellow acoustic vibe of Davey J at a casual but elegant downtown venue.

Infinity Beverages Artisan Winery & Distillery

Cost: FREE

Leisure

6-7:30pm Fri. Sep. 19

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

6:30pm Fri. Sep. 19

Phila Friday's Open Mic

The Phila Initiative is a group of young socially active students and artists that formed a year ago with the backing of UWStout's Multicultural Student Services. Come to the first Phila Fridays open mic to enjoy poetry, music, & great food. Sign up starts at 6:30pm. Open mic 7-9pm.

Acoustic Cafe, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Music

7-11pm Fri. Sep. 19

Two Way Street

Mick and Dave return to The Moose playing your favorite dance tunes from the 50's and 60's with a little Neil Diamond thrown in. Come out and enjoy the best dance floor in the area.

Moose Lodge

Age: 21+

Full Slate

7pm Fri. Sep. 19

Steven Hobert CD Release: Ocean Eyes

Steven Hobert is a UWEC grad who composes and improvises piano pieces. Ocean Eyes is his debut solo album, featuring sweeping waves, spirit dances, and tiptoe explorations through magical landscapes.

The Volume One Gallery

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

Music

7-10pm Fri. Sep. 19

The Shillelagh Lads

Spend summer with the Lads! They sing, they wear silly hats and regale you with charming Irish tales& tunes. What else could you ask for? Invite your friends for a rabble-rousin', mug-poundin', foot-stompin' good time. Dancers included. Call Houligans for reservations.

Houligans Steak & Seafood Pub

Cost: $8

Recreation

7:30pm Fri. Sep. 19

Folk Dance with live music from Bulgarika Band

International folk dancing to live music provided by the "Bulgarika" band from New York City. This group of four Bulgarian masters sing and play the enchanting music of Bulgaria on traditional instruments. This is a dance event - very limited seating available.

YMCA Fitness Center

Music

7:30-9pm Fri. Sep. 19

Madison Ballet's Fascinatin' Rhythm

Madison Ballet's "Fascinatin' Rhythm" delights and dazzles with a performance featuring some of the world's most beloved music. From the Italian classics of "La Luce d'Amore" to the jazzy and romantic works of Gershwin in George Balanchine's iconic "Who Cares?", this program will please dance fans and music lovers alike.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $28

Music (all ages)

7:30pm Fri. Sep. 19

La Cage Aux Folles

Georges, owner of a Saint-Tropez nightclub is partnered with his high-strung star performer. Life is good until Georges' son turns up engaged to the daughter of a conservative politician.

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $20 adults, $18 seniors, $10 students

Music

8-10pm Fri. Sep. 19

Borders + 10 Thousand Leeks

The newly minted "Borders" is the culmination of a decade of musicianship. A a 4-piece Alt Rock band from Lacrosse: Driven vocals, snaking guitars, percussive bass, and heavy rhythms define the style behind this energetic quad. 10 Thousand Leeks, a marvelous band of UWEC students, will open.

The Cabin

Cost: FREE

Music

8:30pm Fri. Sep. 19

Code Blue w/ Catya & Sue

Performing a mix of original and traditional blues, swing, and R&B, Code Blue features singer/songwriter, Catya; tenor saxophonist, Sue Orfield; Lucas Fischer on lead guitar and vocals; Randy Sinz on bass and vocals; and John LeBrun on drums. Code Blue--it’s a killer band.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Music

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Sep. 19

Cragars

The Beatles to Nirvana, Elvis to Seven Mary Three, the Cragars play a healthy mix of rock n' roll music.

O'Leary's Pub

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

10pm Fri. Sep. 19

FM Down + Green Screen Kid + The Strips

FM Down is local rock band inspired by The Killers, The Weakerthans, and Jimmy Eat World. Appleton hard rockers Green Screen Kid and local alternative rock band The Strips fill out the night. Door at 8pm.

House of Rock

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

Saturday, Sep. 20th, 2014

Recreation

Sat. Sep. 20

Chippewa Valley Rock-n-Roll Kickball Classic

More than just a tournament, this two-day event is open to the public and features great bands, free Kubb, beanbags, plenty of food & beer, and more. Bands on Friday: Heart Pills at 7pm, Drunk Drivers at 9pm. Bands on Saturday: Michael Rambo…

Cost: FREE admission to attendees, $20 admission to the 92.9 The X Birthday Bash

Food & Drink

Sat. Sep. 20

12th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest

Roll out the barrel with a weekend celebrating German heritage. Enjoy four stages with a variety of live entertainment, plus a giant pumpkin weigh-off, beer stein holding and sauerkraut eating competitions, a German Fashion show, and plenty of food and drink vendors.

Cost: $8 daily gate admission; $15 three day admission

Age: All ages

Food & Drink

Check Venue For Hours Sat. Sep. 20

Booya Days in Cadott

This fall event offers free Booya soup, arts and craft dealers and entertainment for the family throughout the day on Main Street.

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Food & Drink

11am-6pm Sat. Sep. 20

International Fall Festival

South Barstow Street in downtown Eau Claire will be filled with more than 100 food, craft, and art vendor. Enjoy ethnic foods, a kids' carnival, a petting zoo, pony rides, the Blugold Marching Band, and street performances. An All-America…

Age: All ages

Music

4-5:30pm Sat. Sep. 20

UW-Eau Claire Honors Orchestra

Enjoy an afternoon at UW-Eau Claire listening to the Honors Orchestra. The music is free and for all ages.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Education

6-9pm Sat. Sep. 20

Green Lake Bluegrass Festival

Join us in an event to benefit the Lake Association. An evening of great beer with local brewers. Featuring: Lucette & Real Deal Beer, live music, a beer canoe, camaraderie. Live music by 2 Frets Up.

The Raw Deal

Cost: FREE, but a $2 donation will all go to proceed our local waters and you could win a kayak

Music (all ages)

7-11pm Sat. Sep. 20

Schuh Fly

Schuh Fly playing 30 Annual Booya Festival on Main Street in Downtown Cadott. 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. Join Schuh Fly for live music.

Last Call

Cost: FREE

Music

7-9pm Sat. Sep. 20

Yata, Sue Orfield & Randy Sinz

CD Release for Yata's new CD "Y". Yata, singer/song writer/ guitar; Sue Orfield, saxophone and Randy Sinz, singer/guitar. Refreshments at intermission.

Unity Christ Center

Cost: $15

Food & Drink

7-9pm Sat. Sep. 20

The Shillelagh Lads 'Lite'

Come on down to Houligan's for a fun, 'lite' night extended off of our popular pub show. A few of your favorite Lads bring you traditional Irish music in a lighter, cheeky fashion. Expect two hours of laughs and spontaneity. Stay tuned for guest artist. $4 cover at the door. Call for reservations.

Houligans Steak & Seafood Pub

Cost: $4

Music

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Sep. 20

Switchback

Switchback is the award-winning duo of Brian FitzGerald and Martin McCormack. Their music is a melding of American roots and Celtic Soul.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $21

Music (all ages)

7:30pm Sat. Sep. 20

La Cage Aux Folles

Georges, owner of a Saint-Tropez nightclub is partnered with his high-strung star performer. Life is good until Georges' son turns up engaged to the daughter of a conservative politician.

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $20 adults, $18 seniors, $10 students

Music

8pm Sat. Sep. 20

Derek Lynch

Derek Lynch is a Minneapolis-based singer and songwriter, but his roots are in northern Wisconsin, where he still calls home. Although he's spent his entire life writing and performing, it took an aborted college career and three years overseas in the Navy for the songs on Reckless Road, his debut EP, to take form.

The Cabin

Music

8pm-midnight Sat. Sep. 20

Mickey Lynnes

Mickey Lynnes will be performing in the clubhouse at Viking Golf Course in Strum. Why not stop in for a dance or two?

Viking Recreation Area - Strum, WI

Age: 21+

Music

9pm Sat. Sep. 20

Ian Thomas Alexy

Prolific songwriter Ian Thomas Alexy will be playing an intimate solo show in Eau Claire at Pizza Plus on September 20. Ian is best known for his work in Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank. A razor sharp singer, songwriter and guitarist, whose music is filled with heart and soul.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Music

9pm Sat. Sep. 20

The Ditchrunners

Honky tonkin' gypsy gutter grass.

Every Buddy's Bar

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Sep. 20

Cragars

The Beatles to Nirvana, Elvis to Seven Mary Three, the Cragars play a healthy mix of rock n' roll music.

O'Leary's Pub

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

9:30pm Sat. Sep. 20

High Card Band

Country, blues, and classic rock.

Snout Saloon

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

10pm Sat. Sep. 20

Marked 4 Deletion + So Long Orion + Hollow Point 9

Marked 4 Deletion is female fronted heavy modern rock band known for their beautiful melodic vocals. Metal band So Long Orion also perform, plus acoustic rock, blues, and grunge band Hollow Point 9.

House of Rock

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

Music

10pm Sat. Sep. 20

Empty Space

Empty Space is a band that plays rock and roll. Selections range from Chuck Berry to Jimi Hendrix to the Arctic Monkeys.

The Mousetrap

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Sep. 21st, 2014

Food & Drink

Check Venue For Hours Sun. Sep. 21

Booya Days in Cadott

This fall event offers free Booya soup, arts and craft dealers and entertainment for the family throughout the day on Main Street.

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Food & Drink

Sun. Sep. 21

12th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest

Roll out the barrel with a weekend celebrating German heritage. Enjoy four stages with a variety of live entertainment, plus a giant pumpkin weigh-off, beer stein holding and sauerkraut eating competitions, a German Fashion show, and plenty of food and drink vendors.

Cost: $8 daily gate admission; $15 three day admission

Age: All ages

Music

1:30-4:30pm Sun. Sep. 21

Secondhand Hearts

Secondhand Hearts is Marjorie Craemer and Daniel Zerr, playing guitars and ukuleles and harmonizing through diverse song selections from the Everly Brothers, the Velvet Underground, Allison Krause and Robert Plant, Dar Williams, and many…

Bullfrog's Eat My Fish Farm

Music (all ages)

1:30pm Sun. Sep. 21

La Cage Aux Folles

Georges, owner of a Saint-Tropez nightclub is partnered with his high-strung star performer. Life is good until Georges' son turns up engaged to the daughter of a conservative politician.

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $20 adults, $18 seniors, $10 students

Music

5-6:30pm Sun. Sep. 21

UWEC Faculty Recital: Melissa Koprowski, clarinet and Namji Kim, piano

Melissa Koprowski is Assistant Professor of Clarinet at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Namji Clara Kim graduated from the National Superior Conservatory of Paris with First Prizes (Premiers Prix) in piano, chamber music, and harmony.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center

Cost: FREE

Music

6-8pm Sun. Sep. 21

Threshold Singers Practice

Women's a capella group with healing songs for people who are seriously ill, dying or grieving.

First Baptist Church

Music

6-10pm Sun. Sep. 21

Classic Country Sunday Jam Session

This jam is hosted by "Sandy Kay & The CRB". All country pickers and singers are invited to jam. Back line is provided including amps, keys, and drums. The public is invited to attend and admission is free.

Cost: FREE admission

Age: 21+

Music (all ages)

7-9pm Sun. Sep. 21

Voiced A Cappella Experience

From Doo Wop to Lady Gaga and Motown to Jason Mraz, reVoiced is pure a cappella, and the group has been redefining the way people think about the genre. When you see them live, you won’t believe your ears! Starring five talented young men, several of which appeared on NBC’s hit show The Sing Off.

Owen-Withee High School

Cost: $14 adults, $7 kids, $10 students In Advance: $12 adults, $5 kids, $8 students

Music

10pm Sun. Sep. 21

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+

Monday, Sep. 22nd, 2014

Nightlife

8-11pm Mon. Sep. 22

Live Band Karaoke with Jenny and the Jets

Live Band Karaoke with Jenny and the Jets, at the Plus from 8–11pm, Jenny and the Jets is a karaoke band with Lucas Fischer on guitar, Billy Angell on keyboards, Bentley Harder on bass, and John LeBrun on drums. These music veterans team up with local music blogger, Jennifer Hazen.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Sep. 23rd, 2014

Music

1-3pm Tue. Sep. 23

Dunn Dulcimers

All skill levels and all stringed instruments welcome.

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

Music

7:30pm Tue. Sep. 23

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. 23

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. 24th, 2014

Education

5:15-6:20pm Wed. Sep. 24

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+

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