Monday, Mar. 27th, 2017

7-10pm Mon. Mar. 27

Monday Jazz Sessions hosted by Michael Shults and Jeremy Boettcher

Join UW-Eau Claire jazz faculty Michael Shults, Jeremy Boettcher, Christine Hitt and more for our Monday night jazz series, which pays homage to the long and storied tradition of the jam session. Bring your axe, call a tune, and sit in after the first set with local professionals who have played some of the country's premier jazz venues. Half off tap beers run from 9-11 PM.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Mar. 28th, 2017

7:30-11:30pm Tue. Mar. 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. Food available.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Tue. Mar. 28

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, Mar. 29th, 2017

6-8:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

Wine & Whimsy

Wine and Whimsy is a workshop with friends in front of a canvas with a glass of wine. A professional instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own masterpiece. If you have always wanted to learn to paint, but don't know where to begin, this is the experience for you.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Mar. 29

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

8pm Wed. Mar. 29

Trivia Night at The Plus hosted by Clear Water Comedy

The Plus and Clear Water Comedy bring you a new trivia experience that's one part comedy show, one part pub quiz, one part game show. Free to play and all ages welcome.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Wed. Mar. 29

Clear Water Comedy: Baseball Trivia

Clear Water Comedy hosts Trivia Night at The Plus every Wednesday Night at 8pm. Free to play and all ages, with surprises and prizes in store. Each show has a special theme.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Mar. 30th, 2017

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Mar. 30

Dinner Jazz: Tim Sullivan

Since graduating from Memorial High School in 2002, Tim's musical journey has taken him around the world. Living in Chicago, New Orleans, and New York City, he has been fortunate to work with a wide array of artists, ranging from Aretha Franklin to the Marsalis Family to nearly a dozen NEA Jazz Masters.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8:30pm Thu. Mar. 30

Wine & Whimsy

Wine and Whimsy is a workshop with friends in front of a canvas with a glass of wine. A professional instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own masterpiece. If you have always wanted to learn to paint, but don't know where to begin, this is the experience for you.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Thu. Mar. 30

Pourhouse Pub Trivia

Pourhouse Pub Trivia Winter/Spring season is back. New teams welcome. Come once, or come every week. Nightly prizes and seasonal prizes.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

8:30pm Thu. Mar. 30

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Jeff Pfoser

Jeff is a charismatic family man whose stories take surprise twists and turns, Pfoser walks the likeable-vs.-offensive tightrope with true panache, and his material will make you laugh or cringe (sometimes both). Pfoser owns two minivans, enjoys top-shelf root beer and prefers eating breakfast food for dinner. Doors at 8pm.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 ($3 with valid student ID); Admission comes with a free domestic tap, rail, or soda

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

9pm Thu. Mar. 30

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

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

9pm Thu. Mar. 30

Vinyl Nights: Feng

Eaux Claires artist sloslylove visits The Lakely stage to spin from every decade, every genre, and every feeling.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 31st, 2017

5-8pm Fri. Mar. 31

Seasonal Release Party

It's beginning to look a lot like summer. Sample the Watermelon Shandy, Orange Shandy, and Cherry Blonde Lager–some of the summers best. We Samples, ice cold beer, snacks, prizes and hopefully warm weather.

Leinenkugel's 124 E. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Mar. 31

Dinner Jazz: Shane Leonard Trio

Between them, Jeremy Boettcher, Josh Gallagher and Shane Leonard have performed and recorded with such artists as Kathleen Edwards, Larry Campbell, Sara Watkins, Dave Brubeck, and many more. Don't miss this series of trio performances from Eau Claire's own world-class sidemen.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

7-10pm Fri. Mar. 31

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 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

8-10pm Fri. Mar. 31

Gallery Friday: Sniffle Party + Two Castles + Wealthy Relative

2016 was the year that Sniffle Party (Serena Wagner by day) became a staple of the local Eau Claire music scene. After releasing her debut EP “Peach Dream” last April, Sniffle/Serena has kept busy playing numerous shows throughout the area appearing in basements and bars, at Phoenix Park, The Cabin, and more

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Fri. Mar. 31

Live Music: The Maytags

An eight-piece rock and roll group from Des Moines, The Maytags seek to share Midwestern soul.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Mar. 31

DJ Set: DJ JTron

DJ JTron spins classics to currents and everything in between. Some you may have heard some you haven't, either way you're bound to have a good time.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Mar. 31

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

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 Fri. Mar. 31

Live Music: 40 Fingers

40 Fingers plays classic 60s and 70s dance music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Mar. 31

Live Music: Georgia Rae Family Band

Three sisters progressive sound inspired by a mix of Americana, bluegrass, contemporary folk rock, even a little swing, the Georgia Rae Family Band delivers a sound that’s fresh but familiar and youthfully evolving.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Apr. 1st, 2017

10am-1pm Sat. Apr. 1

Weekend Brunch: Jeff White

Alt-country from the hills of western Wisconsin. Blending warm tones, reverbs, delays & vibrato with an outlaw grit, Jeff White sings of love, loss & lust with an Americana vibe, channeling the melancholy country/western & dark folk music from times past.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-7pm Sat. Apr. 1

Paint Sip and Cork Pull

A fun Girls on the Run fundraiser. Cork Pull 3-5pm, Painting 5-7pm, glass of wine included. Proceeds support GOTR program. Limited spots available.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: 21+

5:30pm Sat. Apr. 1

Chippewa Valley Museum Presents: Dance Hall Revival

The 7th Annual Heritage in the Valley Celebration & Fundraiser. Silent auction and raffles. Join the Chippewa Valley Museum for a night of excess and relive the days of dance halls of yore. Music of the 50s, 60, and 70s by The Thundermen start at 7:30pm.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

7-9pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: Unsung Heroes

Michael Kac taught himself guitar and banjo and began performing folk music professionally on the coffeehouse circuit. John Seymour plays prairie rhythm & blues meets river city folk and walks into a bar with a few jazz chords. Roady Tate is one third of the folk trio: Burke, Lindell and Tate and is influenced by John Denver and Roger McGuinn.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: The Sixes

The Sixes, an acoustic duo, will play their own original music with an edge in an intimate and engaging atmosphere.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

8pm-1am Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: One Accord

Live music at My Place Bar by One Accord.

My Place 408 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: Chasing Mabel + The Privates

The Privates will be joined by very special guest, Chasing Mabel. Chasing Mabel rocks the house from 8-9pm and The Privates deploy at 9pm.

Tailgates Sports Bar & Grill 1505 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: No Cover Charge

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: Probable Cause

Probable Cause will be back rockin' the Snout; great music and great fun! Playing everything from Tom Petty to Metallica.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: Porky's Groove Machine

Porky's Groove Machine is the intergalactic ambassador of Wisconsin’s silliest nerd funk. They've been described as the vibe of the B-52's and the Flaming Lips combined with the sound of Phish, G. Love and Special Sauce, and New Orleans music.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm Sat. Apr. 1

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

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 Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: Sunset Strip

80's metal rules and so can you, for one night. Want to see long hair & spandex rule the stage again? You should probably bust out the old Motley Crue or Whitesnake or Skid Row or Dokken or whatever t-shirt and show up.

The View on Lake Wissota 17779 County Hwy X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: 40 Fingers

40 Fingers plays classic 60s and 70s dance music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Apr. 2nd, 2017

10am-1pm Sun. Apr. 2

Weekend Brunch: The Seeger Boys

The Seeger Boys drop by The Lakely to continue instrumental music during the 10 AM to 1 PM brunch.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Monday, Apr. 3rd, 2017

7-10pm Mon. Apr. 3

Monday Jazz Sessions hosted by Michael Shults and Jeremy Boettcher

Join UW-Eau Claire jazz faculty Michael Shults, Jeremy Boettcher, Christine Hitt and more for our Monday night jazz series, which pays homage to the long and storied tradition of the jam session. Bring your axe, call a tune, and sit in after the first set with local professionals who have played some of the country's premier jazz venues. Half off tap beers run from 9-11 PM.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Apr. 4th, 2017

7:30-11:30pm Tue. Apr. 4

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. Food available.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Tue. Apr. 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

Wednesday, Apr. 5th, 2017

7pm Wed. Apr. 5

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7-10pm Wed. Apr. 5

Classic Country Jam hosted by The Bear Creek Boys

Classic country jam session hosted by "The Bear Creek Boy's". All country pickers and singers are invited to perform. Backline provided including drums, keys, and amps, but bring your own axe. Everyone is welcome to listen or dance to the great country music.

Tailgates Sports Bar & Grill 1505 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Wed. Apr. 5

Trivia Night at The Plus hosted by Clear Water Comedy

The Plus and Clear Water Comedy bring you a new trivia experience that's one part comedy show, one part pub quiz, one part game show. Free to play and all ages welcome.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Wed. Apr. 5

Clear Water Comedy: Mean Girls Trivia

Clear Water Comedy hosts Trivia Night at The Plus every Wednesday Night at 8pm. Free to play and all ages, with surprises and prizes in store. Each show has a special theme.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Apr. 6th, 2017

6:30pm Thu. Apr. 6

Pourhouse Pub Trivia

Pourhouse Pub Trivia Winter/Spring season is back. New teams welcome. Come once, or come every week. Nightly prizes and seasonal prizes.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

9pm Thu. Apr. 6

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

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

Friday, Apr. 7th, 2017

Fri. Apr. 7

7th Annual River Falls Bluegrass Festival

A free three-day musical festival located in the heart of downtown River Falls. Kicks off with the 4th Annual Beer & Wine Tasting at Junior's Bar and Restaurant. Enjoy the character of our historic Main Street as you move from venue to venue to experience both regional and local bluegrass, roots, and cajun music all weekend long. Full performance and venue list available online. and wraps up with Sunday brunch at West Wind Supper Club.

Downtown River Falls

Cost: Concerts are FREE; $20 advance registration for Beer & Wine Tasting, $25 at the door

6:30pm Fri. Apr. 7

43rd Annual Viennese Ball

A formal event recalling the romance and elegance of 19th-century Vienna transforms all three levels of Davies Center. Guests may waltz in the grand ballroom, swing dance to Big Band standards, polka in the informal festival hall, sing along in the piano bar, and hear showcase performances on the Bösendorfer Imperial Grand Piano.

Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $47.50 GA; $30 for students

Age: 17+

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 7

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 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7-11pm Fri. Apr. 7

Live Music: Two Way Street

Mick and Dave will be at the Moose Lodge playing a variety of dance tunes.

The Moose Lodge No 1408 3606 Curvue Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

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