Thursday, Jul. 18th, 2019

6-9pm Thu. Jul. 18

Open Mic at Dancing Yarrow

Hosted by Rock Creek Song Dogs the mic is open for musicians, comedians, poets and storytellers come to listen all are welcome.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Rd BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Thu. Jul. 18

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: D. Janakey + Hemma + Pit Wagon

D. Janakey's transfixing sounds call to mind past lives weaved into stark yet powerful story-songs imbued with rich poetics. Hemma paints narrative landscapes of longing, lust, mistrust and deep intrigue for the art of the con. Just like Wisconsin’s beer and cheese, Pit Wagon's dirty country sound and lyrical folk wisdom leave a lasting and authentic aftertaste.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Jul. 18

Sounds like Summer Concert Series

The Sounds Like Summer Concert Series is Volume One's Thursday night gig in downtown Eau Claire's Phoenix Park. Local bands play to crowds each night on the banks of the Chippewa River in June, July, and August. Enjoy a pre-show set from area singer/songwriters at 6pm. Multiple food vendors will have food for sale. Pets are allowed at the concert.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:45pm Thu. Jul. 18

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+

7-8pm Thu. Jul. 18

Colfax Music in the Park

Rain location is the Colfax Fairgrounds building on Railroad Avenue. Bring your lawn chair. Popcorn and root beer floats will be sold at the concerts. Annual pie sale by the Colfax Municipal Building Restoration Group on August 15.

Tower Park Main Street and Highway 40, Colfax

Cost: FREE

7pm Thu. Jul. 18

Music Over Menomin

Bring your lawn chairs, picnic baskets, and blankets and enjoy free live music over Lake Menomin.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Thu. Jul. 18

Open Mic & Musician Gathering

Open mic with quality sound & lights hosted by Jeff White. Free drink for all performers. Sign up at 6:15pm. Happy hour at 9:30pm with $2 rails & pints!

Mystic Bar 1 E Canal street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8:30pm Thu. Jul. 18

Music Over Menomin: Weapons of Brass Destruction

The Weapons’ “musical roots are definitely from the Crescent City, but don’t look for run-of-the-mill dixieland here; funky R&B, afro, and mambo grooves feature prominently in our repertoire. Think Dirty Dozen, Trombone Shorty, Rebirth, and Youngblood.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30-11pm Thu. Jul. 18

Vinyl Nights: JTron

A selection of vinyls will be spun throughout the night. Enjoy craft cocktails and regional beers/wines and order from the 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

9pm Thu. Jul. 18

Fire House Summer Music Series

The Eau Claire Fire House hosts an evening concert series on Thursdays in summer. Jul. 11 Lullaby Language Jul. 18 David Janecke Jul. 25 Asparagus Aug. 1 Double Grave Aug. 8 Elvessa Aug. 15 Sage Leary Aug. 22 Purple Funk Metropolis with The Patients Aug. 29 Uncommon Denominator

The Eau Claire Fire House 202 Gibson St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Friday, Jul. 19th, 2019

Fri. Jul. 19

Country Jam

Country Jam USA is the outdoor music festival that you won’t want to miss this summer. It’s a weekend full of friends, fun, and the best live country music. Big stars, big hits, big fun. Featured performances by Toby Keith, Jake Owen, and Keith Urban.

Country Jam Grounds, 3443 Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket information available online

Fri. Jul. 19

Rock Fest

A massive rock n' roll festival featuring national and international performers. There will be tons of performances and exhibitions at various other stages and venues of the park. Featured headliners include Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Evanesence with many other performances throughout the weekend.

Rock Fest Grounds 24447 County Hwy S, Cadott

Cost: See website for ticket packages and prices

5-8pm Fri. Jul. 19

G'man at Together Farms Burger Nights

G'man is an acoustic singer-songerwiter. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Food priced at $10-25

7-11pm Fri. Jul. 19

American Hitmen with DJ Harm

Northwoods is excited to announce that American Hitmen will be taking the Northwoods stage. Opening for them is DJ Harm. From the battlefields in Iraq to the legendary stage of Radio City Music Hall, the American Hitmen have done it all. Brothers and Marine Corps Combat Veterans.

Northwoods Brew Pub 50819 West St, Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Jul. 19

Music at the Potters Shed

Enjoy live music by regional and national bands at the coolest outdoor music venue in Northwest Wisconsin! Concerts every Friday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day and a few extra nights for good measure. The Shed is family friendly so…

Potters Shed 260 Industrial Blvd., Shell Lake

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Jul. 19

Live Music: 7Swing

7Swing is a dance band as well as the perfect band to sit back and relax with. Featuring Cathy Reitz on vocals, a rhythm section and Band and Swing favorites of the 30's, 40's and 50's, along with 3 horns make up the group.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Jul. 19

Davey J's One-Man Acoustical Band

Davey J's One-Man Acoustical Band is a one-person music show with a range that extends for more than five decades of American popular music, including originals, blues, rock, folk, and Americana. No two shows are alike, but every show will leave you with a song in your heart.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Fri. Jul. 19

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+

8-11pm Fri. Jul. 19

Live Music: Joyann Parker

Joyann Parker brings a full range of talent to her performances as an accomplished singer, pianist, songwriter must-hear lead guitarist, currently endorsed by Heritage Guitars.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Jul. 19

Open Mic at The Sandbar

All acts welcome. Sign up starts at 8:30pm.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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

Variety Sound & Entertainment

Variety Sound & Entertainment (VSE) will be playing at America's Best Value Inn the entire month of June.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Jul. 20th, 2019

Sat. Jul. 20

Country Jam

Country Jam USA is the outdoor music festival that you won’t want to miss this summer. It’s a weekend full of friends, fun, and the best live country music. Big stars, big hits, big fun. Featured performances by Toby Keith, Jake Owen, and Keith Urban.

Country Jam Grounds, 3443 Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket information available online

Sat. Jul. 20

Rock Fest

A massive rock n' roll festival featuring national and international performers. There will be tons of performances and exhibitions at various other stages and venues of the park. Featured headliners include Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Evanesence with many other performances throughout the weekend.

Rock Fest Grounds 24447 County Hwy S, Cadott

Cost: See website for ticket packages and prices

2-5pm Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music: Randy Adams

Randy Adams is a singer/songwriter/acoustic guitarist. Randy’s musical stylings appeal to a wide range of listeners. He performs original compositions as well as covers in folk, blues, some pop, country, ‘Americana’, old standards, a bit of classical and some Latin American music.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Jul. 20

Sean Jordan at Together Farms Burger Nights

An acoustic and electric guitar player, singer and Berklee College of Music graduate. Sean performs an acoustic take on modern pop tunes.. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Food priced at $10-25

7pm Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music: Root Tappers

Root Tappers, an Eau Claire based acoustic-electric trio. Performing both originals and covers, Root Tappers plays folk, blues, country, and Americana. Eclectic, rootsy, and entertaining.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-11pm Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music: Past & The Present

A diverse mix of cover songs and original music inspired by classic rock of the 60s/70s and current alt/folk; an incandescent, mesmerizing, slightly psychedelic blend of catchy pop melodies and moody, modernized torch songs.

The Frog & The Fly Bistro Pub 27895 WI-40, New Auburn

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Jul. 20

Late Night Jazz: Sue Orfield Trio

Sue Orfield has been playing the saxophone for close to 40 years, with the last 10 or so right here in the Chippewa Valley. Her playing is informed by blues, joy, bluegrass, sadness, jazz, crazy, rock, and everything else she’s ever heard.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm-1am Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music: The Morrow

Twin Cities local band with a fresh take on classic sound. Grab a drink, stay in the loop, and share in our joy through song. DM for bookings, song ideas, or just to say "hello."

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

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

Variety Sound & Entertainment

Variety Sound & Entertainment (VSE) will be playing at America's Best Value Inn the entire month of June.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Jul. 21st, 2019

10am-1pm Sun. Jul. 21

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

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

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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

Live Music at the Fish Farm: The Past and the Present

Appealing to audiences of wide-ranging ages, they performs a diverse mix of cover songs and original music inspired by classic rock of the 60s/70s and current alt/folk; an incandescent, mesmerizing, slightly psychedelic blend of catchy pop melodies and moody, modernized torch songs.

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm N1409 566th St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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

Live Music at Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm

Check out a wide array of musical acts while fishing, and relaxing on the shores of the fish farm’s waters.

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm N1409 566th St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Sun. Jul. 21

Sunday Summer Concert Series at Riverfront Park

The inaugural season of this new concert series will be hosted on Chippewa Falls' new Riverfront Park. June 16: Dawn Marie June 23: Old Soul Society June 30: Dead Ringers July 14: Jeff White July 21: Cragers July 28: Joyann Parker Aug. 4: Sean Jordan

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Sun. Jul. 21

Riverfront Summer Concert Series: Cragars

The Cragars are a party band ready to rock. From oldies to newbies, they play a healthy mix of Rock N Roll music mixed with some country, hip hop, and original music.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Monday, Jul. 22nd, 2019

6:30pm Mon. Jul. 22

Kickin' it Country Summer Concert Series

Weekly in July and August at the Prevea Ampitheater you can get your hoedown on down. Food trucks will be on site. July 1: Bonafide July 8: Bear Creek Band July 15: Electric Barn Boys July 22: North of Dixie July 29: Buffalo Ridge Aug. 5: Rager Rudy & The Swingin’ Wingtips Aug. 12: Ellie May Kay Aug. 19: The Rattlenecks Aug. 26: Southern Serenade

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

8pm Mon. Jul. 22

Sunset Sounds

Sunset Sounds is a new students, faculty and staff concert series hosted on the campus mall of UWEC. June 10: Jake Arnold Big Band June 24: Samuel Stein 8-9pm, Orchid Eaton 9-10pm July 8: Jim Phillips Project 8-9pm, upl8 9-10pm July 22: Fifth Element 8-9pm, Sean Patrick Porten 9-10pm Aug. 5: Uncommon Denominator Aug. 19: Asparagus 8-9pm, TeawhYB 9-10pm

Campus Mall - UW Eau Claire Lower Campus, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Jul. 23rd, 2019

1-3pm Tue. Jul. 23

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

5pm Tue. Jul. 23

Summer on the East Hill: Outdoor Concert

Bring your lawn chair and enjoy an evening of music by singer/songwriter Parker Reed and delicious wood-fired pizza from Fire Truck Pizza outside the Heyde Center. Parker Reed is a young singer-songwriter from Eau Claire with a style reminiscent of 90’s acoustic rock n’ roll with a modern flare.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Tue. Jul. 23

Schultz's Country Barn Summer Music Series

Summer music concerts in the scenic Schultz's Country Barn Tuesdays in summer. Check their website for a full and up-to-date schedule. June 4: Todd Barneson/Graham Barnes June 11: Kaiged Accoustics June 18: Jerry Brewer/Pirate Cody June 25: Gabe and Tyler Koxlien July 9: “Poppa Bear” Norton July 16: NO MUSIC ON VACATION July 23: Paul Bonstrom July 30: Matt Wahl August 6: Steve Szydel August 13: James Ignacio

Schultz’s Country Barn 50996 N. Main St., Eleva

Cost: FREE

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 23

Tuesday Night Blues Concerts

The Chippewa Valley Blues Society hosts Tuesday evening concerts in Owen Park during the summer months. Features local favorites and a few from further flung locations. There'll be food vendors, great music, and an after party downtown at The Plus until 11pm.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 23

Tuesday Night Blues: Code Blue with Catya and Sue

Code Blue is primarily a Blues band emphasizing original and traditional music of the genre, Code Blue also mixes in some classic and original R&B and swing. There'll be food vendors and plenty of fun.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-11pm Tue. Jul. 23

Sofar Sounds Eau Claire

A Sofar gig is an intimate show held in a unique venue, like a living room or an antique shop. It typically features three artists, playing four songs, and each lineup is specially curated to give the audience a diverse show. Purchase tickets online to receive the location information the day before.

Secret Location

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

8pm Tue. Jul. 23

Ludington Guard Band

A community concert band that was officially organized in 1888 with roots going back to 1877. They play a variety of classical band music, marches, overtures, show tunes and novelty pieces.

Wilson Park - Band Shell Wilson Ave and 8th St, Menomonie

Wednesday, Jul. 24th, 2019

Wed. Jul. 24

Dunn County Fair

The Dunn County Fair provides entertainment, rides, live music, tractor pull, races, demo derby, and 4-H events for all visitors.

Dunn County Fair Grounds 620 17th St., Menomonie

Cost: $1/person; $2 after 4pm on Fri & Sat; $10 for season pass; free parking

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Wandering Spirits: The World of Rum

Rum may be one of the most misunderstood and mysterious spirits. Join us for our next edition of Wandering Spirits with an exploration of The World of Rum. While rum, for many, may be most associated with a rough night in college, a closer look will prove that rum is equally as diverse and refined as any scotch or bourbon.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20adv, $25door

Age: 21+

6-7:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Dove Healthcare Summer Concert Series

Bring a lawn chair for night of food, fun, and music in the courtyard. Held rain or shine. All local musicians.

Dove Healthcare 3656 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Wed. Jul. 24

Durand Music in the Park

Live music at Durand's Memorial Park Bandshell. Check out their website for developments on which bands are booked which dates.

Memorial Park 2nd Avenue East, Durand

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Rock'N On the River Summer Concert Series

Every Wednesday night at the River Prairie park in Altoona you can enjoy live music. Shows start at 6:30pm and food trucks will be onsite. June 12: The Thundermen June 19: Sage June 26: Drivin Miss Dixie July 3: HGT Band July 10: JFT Band July 17: Rada Rada July 24: 40 Fingers July 31: Transistor Radio Aug. 7: Poor Man’s Ridge Aug. 14: Big Bang Aug. 21: Jim Herrick & Friends Aug. 28: The Thundermen

River Prairie Park 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 7/18/2019

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