Tuesday, May. 30th, 2017

9pm Tue. May. 30

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Jun. 6th, 2017

9pm Tue. Jun. 6

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Thursday, Jun. 8th, 2017

Thu. Jun. 8

3rd Annual Blue Ox Music Festival

A three-day outdoor music festival celebrating the best of bluegrass, roots, and Americana music. Full schedule available online. Performances by Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, WIllie Watson, Dead Horses, Evergreen Grass Band, Them Coulee Boys, LASKA, Punch Brothers, Greensky Brothers, Railroad Earth and many more.

Blue Ox Music Festival Grounds 5024 Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $143 for 3 day GA; +$25 for car camping

6:30pm Thu. Jun. 8

ECCT Presents: Tony n Tina's Wedding

Tony Nunzio and Valentina Vitale are getting married, and they're inviting all their friends to celebrate with them. Their families are planning a traditional wedding, a big affair to remember in all its tacky and hilarious glory, complete with a pasta dinner, cake, and dancing.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket information available online

Age: All Ages

Friday, Jun. 9th, 2017

Fri. Jun. 9

3rd Annual Blue Ox Music Festival

A three-day outdoor music festival celebrating the best of bluegrass, roots, and Americana music. Full schedule available online. Performances by Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, WIllie Watson, Dead Horses, Evergreen Grass Band, Them Coulee Boys, LASKA, Punch Brothers, Greensky Brothers, Railroad Earth and many more.

Blue Ox Music Festival Grounds 5024 Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $143 for 3 day GA; +$25 for car camping

6:30pm Fri. Jun. 9

ECCT Presents: Tony n Tina's Wedding

Tony Nunzio and Valentina Vitale are getting married, and they're inviting all their friends to celebrate with them. Their families are planning a traditional wedding, a big affair to remember in all its tacky and hilarious glory, complete with a pasta dinner, cake, and dancing.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket information available online

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jun. 10th, 2017

Sat. Jun. 10

3rd Annual Blue Ox Music Festival

A three-day outdoor music festival celebrating the best of bluegrass, roots, and Americana music. Full schedule available online. Performances by Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, WIllie Watson, Dead Horses, Evergreen Grass Band, Them Coulee Boys, LASKA, Punch Brothers, Greensky Brothers, Railroad Earth and many more.

Blue Ox Music Festival Grounds 5024 Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $143 for 3 day GA; +$25 for car camping

6:30pm Sat. Jun. 10

ECCT Presents: Tony n Tina's Wedding

Tony Nunzio and Valentina Vitale are getting married, and they're inviting all their friends to celebrate with them. Their families are planning a traditional wedding, a big affair to remember in all its tacky and hilarious glory, complete with a pasta dinner, cake, and dancing.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket information available online

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Jun. 13th, 2017

9pm Tue. Jun. 13

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Thursday, Jun. 15th, 2017

6:30pm Thu. Jun. 15

ECCT Presents: Tony n Tina's Wedding

Tony Nunzio and Valentina Vitale are getting married, and they're inviting all their friends to celebrate with them. Their families are planning a traditional wedding, a big affair to remember in all its tacky and hilarious glory, complete with a pasta dinner, cake, and dancing.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket information available online

Age: All Ages

Friday, Jun. 16th, 2017

Fri. Jun. 16

Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival 2017

The third coming of Eau Claire's newest music and arts festival, Eaux Claires is curated by Justin Vernon of Bon Iver and Aaron Dessner of The National. The ground will be illuminated from ridge to riverside. There will be diverse bands cycling through three stages, roving bands, film screenings, art & interactive displays, food vendors from across the Midwest, and of course a beer garden.

Country Jam Fest grounds, Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Two-day GA passes are $169; One-day GA pass $99; "Chippewa" Enhanced Passes available; camping passes sold separately and start at $165

6:30pm Fri. Jun. 16

ECCT Presents: Tony n Tina's Wedding

Tony Nunzio and Valentina Vitale are getting married, and they're inviting all their friends to celebrate with them. Their families are planning a traditional wedding, a big affair to remember in all its tacky and hilarious glory, complete with a pasta dinner, cake, and dancing.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket information available online

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jun. 17th, 2017

Sat. Jun. 17

Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival 2017

The third coming of Eau Claire's newest music and arts festival, Eaux Claires is curated by Justin Vernon of Bon Iver and Aaron Dessner of The National. The ground will be illuminated from ridge to riverside. There will be diverse bands cycling through three stages, roving bands, film screenings, art & interactive displays, food vendors from across the Midwest, and of course a beer garden.

Country Jam Fest grounds, Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Two-day GA passes are $169; One-day GA pass $99; "Chippewa" Enhanced Passes available; camping passes sold separately and start at $165

6:30pm Sat. Jun. 17

ECCT Presents: Tony n Tina's Wedding

Tony Nunzio and Valentina Vitale are getting married, and they're inviting all their friends to celebrate with them. Their families are planning a traditional wedding, a big affair to remember in all its tacky and hilarious glory, complete with a pasta dinner, cake, and dancing.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket information available online

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Jun. 20th, 2017

9pm Tue. Jun. 20

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Thursday, Jun. 22nd, 2017

7:30-10pm Thu. Jun. 22

Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild Presents: "Grease"

Meet Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum- snapping "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox, evoking the look and sound of the 1950's in this rollicking fun musical. Sandy is the new girl in town and Danny is the school's coolest greaser. Great song and dance numbers including "Summer Nights" and "Greased Lightnin'."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA; $10 Students

Friday, Jun. 23rd, 2017

7:30-10pm Fri. Jun. 23

Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild Presents: "Grease"

Meet Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum- snapping "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox, evoking the look and sound of the 1950's in this rollicking fun musical. Sandy is the new girl in town and Danny is the school's coolest greaser. Great song and dance numbers including "Summer Nights" and "Greased Lightnin'."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA; $10 Students

Saturday, Jun. 24th, 2017

7:30-10pm Sat. Jun. 24

Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild Presents: "Grease"

Meet Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum- snapping "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox, evoking the look and sound of the 1950's in this rollicking fun musical. Sandy is the new girl in town and Danny is the school's coolest greaser. Great song and dance numbers including "Summer Nights" and "Greased Lightnin'."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA; $10 Students

Sunday, Jun. 25th, 2017

1:30-4pm Sun. Jun. 25

Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild Presents: "Grease"

Meet Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum- snapping "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox, evoking the look and sound of the 1950's in this rollicking fun musical. Sandy is the new girl in town and Danny is the school's coolest greaser. Great song and dance numbers including "Summer Nights" and "Greased Lightnin'."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA; $10 Students

Monday, Jun. 26th, 2017

5-7:30pm Mon. Jun. 26

"Ole and Lena Win a Cruise" - Dinner Theater

Ole’s idea of a vacation is going to the Muskrat Lodge’s Annual Convention, but Lena is determined to go on a romantic vacation in this humorous dinner theater show.

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

Cost: Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth $25. Group discounts available. 

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Jun. 27th, 2017

5-7:30pm Tue. Jun. 27

Summer Dinner and Music: Barbeque and John Denver

Layne Yost's tribute to the music of John Denver is a faithful tribute that pays homage to the music and the man. Yost captures the simple soul of Denver's music through guitar and upright bass arrangements. Woven within the music are stories that give insight into Denver's life and legacy.

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

Cost: Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth $25. Group discounts available. 

Age: All Ages

9pm Tue. Jun. 27

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Jul. 4th, 2017

9pm Tue. Jul. 4

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Jul. 11th, 2017

9pm Tue. Jul. 11

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Friday, Jul. 14th, 2017

11am-7pm Fri. Jul. 14

Great River Shakespeare Festival Bus Trip: "The Comedy of Errors"

The "Friends of Will" is sponsoring a coach bus trip to see a matinee performance of "The Comedy of Errors" at the Great River Shakespeare Festival in Winona, MN. Cost includes a premier ticket, round trip bus fare, an exclusive play preview by the acting company and a box lunch.

Great River Shakespeare Festival, Winona

Cost: $70

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jul. 15th, 2017

7:30pm Sat. Jul. 15

A Little Night Music

Performed as a concert musical and fully staged with sets and period costumes, this Tony Award winning musical explores the tangled affairs of actress Desiree Armfeldt and the two men who love her. WHen everyone gathers for a weekend in the country, infinite possibilities of new romances and second chances bring surprised.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 16th, 2017

1:30pm Sun. Jul. 16

A Little Night Music

Performed as a concert musical and fully staged with sets and period costumes, this Tony Award winning musical explores the tangled affairs of actress Desiree Armfeldt and the two men who love her. WHen everyone gathers for a weekend in the country, infinite possibilities of new romances and second chances bring surprised.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Jul. 18th, 2017

9pm Tue. Jul. 18

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Friday, Jul. 21st, 2017

7:30-9pm Fri. Jul. 21

Fiddler on the Roof

Set in the little village of Anatevka, the iconic play Fiddler on the Roof centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia.

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

Cost: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jul. 22nd, 2017

7:30-9pm Sat. Jul. 22

Fiddler on the Roof

Set in the little village of Anatevka, the iconic play Fiddler on the Roof centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia.

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

Cost: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 23rd, 2017

2-3:30pm Sun. Jul. 23

Fiddler on the Roof

Set in the little village of Anatevka, the iconic play Fiddler on the Roof centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia.

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

Cost: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Jul. 25th, 2017

9pm Tue. Jul. 25

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Wednesday, Jul. 26th, 2017

7:30pm Wed. Jul. 26

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jul. 27th, 2017

7:30pm Thu. Jul. 27

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Friday, Jul. 28th, 2017

7:30pm Fri. Jul. 28

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jul. 29th, 2017

1:30pm Sat. Jul. 29

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Jul. 29

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 30th, 2017

1:30pm Sun. Jul. 30

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Aug. 1st, 2017

9pm Tue. Aug. 1

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Aug. 8th, 2017

9pm Tue. Aug. 8

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Thursday, Aug. 10th, 2017

7:30-9pm Thu. Aug. 10

The Swampers: Wissota in the Making

A century ago, the Wisconsin-Minnesota Light & Power Company hired 700 workers, set up a temporary town, and build the hydro dam that creates Lake Wissota. A visual history of this time, now archived by the Chippewa County Historical Society, inspired Jerry Way to create the words, music and slide show telling the story of “Wissota in the Making.”

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

Cost: Adults  $11, Seniors $10, Youth $5

Age: All Ages

Friday, Aug. 11th, 2017

7:30-9pm Fri. Aug. 11

The Swampers: Wissota in the Making

A century ago, the Wisconsin-Minnesota Light & Power Company hired 700 workers, set up a temporary town, and build the hydro dam that creates Lake Wissota. A visual history of this time, now archived by the Chippewa County Historical Society, inspired Jerry Way to create the words, music and slide show telling the story of “Wissota in the Making.”

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

Cost: Adults  $11, Seniors $10, Youth $5

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Aug. 15th, 2017

9pm Tue. Aug. 15

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Aug. 22nd, 2017

9pm Tue. Aug. 22

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Aug. 29th, 2017

9pm Tue. Aug. 29

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Sep. 5th, 2017

9pm Tue. Sep. 5

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Sep. 12th, 2017

9pm Tue. Sep. 12

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Sep. 19th, 2017

9pm Tue. Sep. 19

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Sep. 26th, 2017

9pm Tue. Sep. 26

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Friday, Sep. 29th, 2017

7:30-9pm Fri. Sep. 29

An Evening with Michael Perry - "Have I Said This Before?"

A warm welcome back to New York Times bestselling author, humorist and radio show host Michael Perry who returns to the Heyde Center with a new batch of humorous and heartfelt stories based on his life in rural Wisconsin. This night will be special, so he may wear a clean shirt.

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

Cost: Adults $15, Seniors $14, Youth $8

Age: All Ages

The Volume One Calendar is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System of Eau Claire