5-11pm Fri. Dec. 1
The Limited Edition Imperial Good King Wenceslas Release is just the way to kick off the Christmas Season and put you in a holiday mood. Bring the family down for a warm evening of Christmas merriment. Watch the twinkling lights, enjoy a tribute to the holiday classics by Liscio Jazz, and maybe catch Santa himself.
Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire
5:30-8:30pm Fri. Dec. 1
Amethyst 2 focuses on the longstanding tradition of improvisation, using songs that range from originals to classic rock and jazz standards as catalysts for spontaneous musical interaction. The duo, with guitarist Park Evans, has performed with locally and regionally renown bands such as High & Mighty, New Primitives, and Bookhouse Trio.
The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire
Age: All Ages
7pm Fri. Dec. 1
The ensemble will present scenes and arias from operatic favorites such as Puccini's La Bohème and Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro to Broadway favorites Chicago and The Light in the Piazza among others. Don't know Italian? No worries - English translations will be provided.
Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire
Age: All Ages
7-10pm Fri. Dec. 1
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
8pm Fri. Dec. 1
Bear Klan Entertainment and Every Buddy's Bar are happy to bring you the second annual Hip Hop Toy Drive. This show will be providing you with live entertainment while giving back to the local community at the same time.
Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls
Cost: $7 or new unwrapped toy donation (highly encouraged)
8:30-11:30pm Fri. Dec. 1
From the hills of Western Wisconsin, Jeff White plays a unique style of Americana/Folk, blending this with warm tones, delays and vibrato, not to mention outlaw grit. Dramatic ballads, haunting love songs and bittersweet remembrance are staple themes for this country and folk songwriter.
Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona
9pm Fri. Dec. 1
Half Gringa is cowboy literati from Chicago, Sniffle Party is dreamy future witch pop from Eau Claire, The Nunnery is mystic deep water ripples from Minneapolis, and Minor Moon is space prophet tunes from Chicago.
Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire
9pm-1am Fri. Dec. 1
Live music from the band 4 Way Fridays.
My Place 408 Galloway St., Eau Claire
9pm Fri. Dec. 1
Drink, sing, and be merry. Music, music videos, and karaoke go until close. Happy Hour prices start at midnight. Fun, relaxed atmosphere.
Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls
9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Dec. 1
Sage is a Classic Rock/Country band based out of midwestern Wisconsin.
O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire