Friday, Oct. 24th, 2014

Music

6-7:30pm Fri. Oct. 24

Larry Past at The Infinity Tasting Lounge

Larry Past will be playing songs from The Al Julson and Larry Past CD, The LP3 EP and select covers. Rumor has it that Al will be joining him and possibly others from LP3.

Infinity Beverages Winery, Banbury Place, Building 13 (Galloway St)

Cost: FREE

Music

6-8pm Fri. Oct. 24

NOTA Appreciation Concert

An evening of music and revelry, featuring Love Taxi, Hannah Hebl (Hemma), and Water Street Ramblers. Guest appearances by you, your friends, and us. Come join us at the V1 Gallery and help support our beloved undergraduate fine arts…

The Volume One Gallery

Cost: $5 to see the performers (no cost to enter the building or shop the local store)

Age: all ages

Leisure

6-7:30pm Fri. Oct. 24

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

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.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery

Age: 21+

Music (all ages)

7-11pm Fri. Oct. 24

Piano Fondue - Dueling Pianos

Piano Fondue is a wildly entertaining rock-n-roll dueling pianos show in which small pieces of songs are mixed together into hot medleys and crowds of people gather to partake in its sweet goodness.

The Plus

Cost: $25

Nightlife

7pm Fri. Oct. 24

Erik Brandt & The Urban Hillbilly Quartet

Erik Brandt has been the ringleader of the award-winning eclectic Twin Cities-based Urban Hillbilly Quartet since 1995. He’s played in venues all over the USA, Canada, & Austrailia. UHQ performs mainly original music in the Americana genre and have recorded 8 albums together.

Acoustic Cafe, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Music

7pm Fri. Oct. 24

Big Band Monster Bash

Featuring many jazz bands from area high schools and UWEC for a great Halloween-themed night of dancing.

Eau Claire Masonic Building

Cost: $7, $5 youth & student

Music

7pm Fri. Oct. 24

Brian Bethke

Brian Bethke has been playing guitar and writing songs since he was 13 years old. He has released 7 albums of his home recorded demos, toured the United States, appeared on Wisconsin Public Radio's Spectrum West and Big River Radio Waves,…

Acoustic Cafe, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

Music

8-10pm Fri. Oct. 24

Emily Forst

Emily Forst’s debut album, Here We Go, is a timely collection of songs of hope, healing, and faith, combining elements of pop, soul and Americana. Emily has toured extensively across the US and Europe and critics have praised her soaring vocals and gifted songwriting.

The Cabin

Cost: FREE

Music

8:30pm-midnight Fri. Oct. 24

Two Way Street

Mickey Lynnes and Dave Engedal return to Sammy's with their duo. Stop in and enjoy a famous Sammy's pizza and some great music.

Sammy's Pizza

Cost: $2

Age: 21+

Music

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Oct. 24

The Contingency Band

Rye Dawg Productions along with Slideitin Records will be bringing The Contingency Band all weekend long to Ted's Timberlodge.

Ted's Timber Lodge

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

9:30pm Fri. Oct. 24

The Big Deeks

Big Deeks play a variety of music from the 50s to now, including some country, and also offer a DJ service during breaks.

O'Leary's Pub

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

10pm Fri. Oct. 24

Nick Foytik Band

Electric and acoustic blues, folk, and rock n' roll.

The Mousetrap

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Oct. 25th, 2014

Stage

2pm Sat. Oct. 25

A Murder Mystery, Annual Harvest of Harmony Cabaret

Presented by Red Cedar Sounds Chorus. Guest quartet is Star Burst, silver medalists at the 2014 Northern Lights Region Six Quartet Competition. Tickets at the door.

Cost: Matinee with dessert and refreshments at 2pm: $8 adults, $3 kids. Dinner Show at 5:15pm: $10 adults, $5 kids

Music

2pm Sat. Oct. 25

Red Cedar Sounds 9th Annual Barbershop Show

9th Annual Ladies Barbershop Show - "Music She Wrote" A Musical Mystery (The Case of the Missing Song. Featuring Red Cedar Sounds and guest quartet Starburst.

Martin Anderson Gymnasium

Stage

5:15pm Sat. Oct. 25

A Murder Mystery, Annual Harvest of Harmony Cabaret

Presented by Red Cedar Sounds Chorus. Guest quartet is Star Burst, silver medalists at the 2014 Northern Lights Region Six Quartet Competition. Tickets at the door.

Cost: Matinee with dessert and refreshments at 2pm: $8 adults, $3 kids. Dinner Show at 5:15pm: $10 adults, $5 kids

Music

5:15pm Sat. Oct. 25

Red Cedar Sounds 9th Annual Barbershop Show

9th Annual Ladies Barbershop Show - "Music She Wrote" A Musical Mystery (The Case of the Missing Song. Featuring Red Cedar Sounds and guest quartet Starburst.

Martin Anderson Gymnasium

Causes

5:30pm-2am Sat. Oct. 25

Rock the Dome for the Y

Join us for a night of casual adult entertainment at Chippewa Valley’s famous Loopy Dome. Ticket includes happy hour 5:30-6:30pm (free beer, soda & wine), dinner 6:30-7:30pm, Comedian Mary Mack 7:30-8:30pm & live music by Phoenix from 9pm-1am. Fun games and raffles too.

Loopy's

Cost: $50 adults, $10 other

Age: 21+

Music

6-11pm Sat. Oct. 25

Nancy Olson + Justin Jay Arnold

A magical singer/songwriter night with Nancy Olson and Justin Jay Arnold, food and refreshments available cafe open for food at 4pm.

A Stage Below Music Cafe

Cost: FREE

Music

6-10pm Sat. Oct. 25

Music For Hope

A musical evening featuring AcoustiHoo, Catya's Trio and The Sue Orfield Band (with an appearance by Ellen Whyte). Every penny of your suggested donation of $5 or more goes to The Bridge To Hope (sheltering, and giving the hope of a better life to victims of domestic abuse and human trafficking).

The Heyde Center for the Arts

Cost: $5

Nightlife

7-10:30pm Sat. Oct. 25

Ballroom, Swing and Latin Dance

Join us for a Fall Formal Dance. The evening includes a dance lesson at 7pm followed by music for all your favorite dances. Hors d'oeuvres and desserts are included. Formal attire please

Eau Claire Moose Lodge

Cost: $25, In advance: $20

Music

7pm-midnight Sat. Oct. 25

Singles Connection Halloween Dance

Hors d'oeuvres furnished. Dance lessons 7-8pm, dance is 8pm-midnight with live music by 40 Fingers. Come dressed in a Halloween costume - there will be a costume contest with prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.

Cost: $5 Singles Connection members, $10 nonmembers

Music (all ages)

7pm Sat. Oct. 25

Eggplant Heroes

Blending three-part harmonies with guitar, trumpet, and violin, Eggplant Heroes present an eclectic mix of originals, adaptations, gospel, and folk ranging from seventeenth-century English/Irish ballads to the Old Crow Medicine Show.

Acoustic Cafe, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

Music

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 25

Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra: A Night in Manhattan

Join the CVJO for a great night of music from the Big Apple, including Cab Calloway, Duke Ellington, Frank Sinatra, and many more.

State Theatre

Cost: $15 adults in advance, $18 adults at the door, $13 seniors, $5 students

Music

8-10pm Sat. Oct. 25

Open Stage

Always wanted to show off your musical abilities? Come perform at Open Stage. The sign up sheet and a list of rules will be posted outside the Cabin. Please sign up for 15 minute slots. There are limited spots so sign up now.

The Cabin

Cost: FREE

Music

9pm Sat. Oct. 25

Nail Drivers

Nail Drivers are gonna rock Missy's.

Missy's Bar & Grill

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

9pm-1am Sat. Oct. 25

The Pumps

Great rockin' blues! Jason Keisler, Frank Juodis and Buck Barrickman ... The Pumps. Great food, beer and fun too.

Stout Ale House

Cost: FREE

Music

9pm Sat. Oct. 25

Last Open Road

Beginning with the talents of guitarist/vocalist Stevie, and his dad, bass guitarist/vocalist Dave, they recruited drummer Jimmy and veteran keyboardist Eric. LOR plays classic rock while staying true to Stevie Ray Vaughan, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Jimi Hendrix and other guitar giants.

Bresina's Hometown Bar & Grill

Cost: FREE

Music

9pm-midnight Sat. Oct. 25

Glen Templeton - Nashville Recording Artist

Glen Templeton is an American country music singer and songwriter. His current single, "Ball Cap," is a follow up to his debut hit, "I could be the one".

The Plus

Cost: $7, In advance: $5

Music

9pm-2am Sat. Oct. 25

Probable Cause

Probable Cause Rockin' the Red Zone. It is time for a huge party.

Red Zone Sports Bar

Cost: FREE admission, two drink minimum requested

Age: 21+

Music

9pm Sat. Oct. 25

Them Coulee Boys

Them Coulee Boys are a folk/bluegrass band from the Northwoods of Western Wisconsin.

Every Buddy's Bar

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Oct. 25

The Contingency Band

Rye Dawg Productions along with Slideitin Records will be bringing The Contingency Band all weekend long to Ted's Timberlodge.

Ted's Timber Lodge

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

9:30pm Sat. Oct. 25

Twisted Rhythm

Twisted Rhythm is a high-energy cover band that plays a variety of music.

Snout Saloon

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

9:30pm Sat. Oct. 25

The Big Deeks

Big Deeks play a variety of music from the 50s to now, including some country, and also offer a DJ service during breaks.

O'Leary's Pub

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Oct. 26th, 2014

Food & Drink

8-10:30am Sun. Oct. 26

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

Full Slate

3pm Sun. Oct. 26

Menomonie Art Music Society Fall Recital

Featuring vocal and instrumental classical music. Performers include Meghan Olson, Lanna Laird, Grace Simpson, Nathan Jacobson, Juliana Schmidt, Dr. Aaron Durst and Dr. Jerry Hui from UW-Stout. Refreshments follow the recital.

United Methodist Church

Cost: Free will donation accepted

Full Slate

3pm Sun. Oct. 26

Chippewa Valley Youth Symphony: A Fall Afternoon with Brahms

The Youth Symphony is an auditioned music group drawing students, grades 7-12, from a 60 mile radius. This full symphonic orchestra is comprised of students in public, private and home school academic settings.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center

Cost: $5, children and students with ID are FREE

Music

3-6pm Sun. Oct. 26

The Pumps

Jason Keisler, Frank Juodis & Buck Barrickman playing your favorite rockin' blues.

Sand Bar (formerly Poo's)

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

6-10pm Sun. Oct. 26

Anything Goes Open Mic at Corral Bar/Riverside Grill in Durand, WI

Anything Goes Open Mic is held on the fourth Sunday of every month at the Corral Bar/Riverside Grill in downtown Durand, WI. All musicians, singers, and comedians are invited to perform. Back line is provided including amps, keys, and drums. The public is invited to attend and admission is FREE.

Corral Bar & Riverside Grill

Cost: FREE

Music

7:30pm Sun. Oct. 26

Cranford Hollow

South Carolina's Cranford Hollow has been touring the southeast for two years (previously know as Cranford & Sons) they now have two albums and many miles under their belt and are looking for westward expansion.

The State Theatre (back stage doors)

Cost: $10

Music

10pm Sun. Oct. 26

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, Oct. 27th, 2014

Music

5-6:30pm Mon. Oct. 27

OcTUBAfest

BASSically Brass is the tuba-euphonium ensemble at UW-Eau Claire, an extension of the tuba-euphonium studio and offers students the opportunity to perform both original and transcribed pieces for their instruments. BASSically Brass performs an on-campus concert each semester: OcTUBAfest.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center

Music

5:30-8pm Mon. Oct. 27

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 guitar.

Pizza Plus

Music

8-11pm Mon. Oct. 27

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, John LeBrun on drums, and local music blogger, Jennifer Hazen, for Eau Claire's unique live karaoke band.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Oct. 28th, 2014

Music

1-3pm Tue. Oct. 28

Dunn Dulcimers

All skill levels and all stringed instruments welcome.

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

Music

7:30pm Tue. Oct. 28

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. Oct. 28

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

Music

9pm Tue. Oct. 28

NightShift Entertainment

DJ Emily with NightShift Entertainment. Music/karaoke from 9pm-bar close every Tuesday at the Bullpen.

The BullPen Sports Bar & Grille

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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