Monday, Feb. 20th, 2017

8-11pm Mon. Feb. 20

Monday Jazz Sessions

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

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Feb. 21st, 2017

7:30-11:30pm Tue. Feb. 21

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. Feb. 21

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, Feb. 22nd, 2017

6pm Wed. Feb. 22

Craft on Grand

Little Birdie Studios & sideBar on Grand have partnered together to bring you a unique craft event. You'll get instruction & all materials needed to create a "Welcome" or "Home Sweet Home" sign with mason jar vase. Enjoy drinks, hors d'oeuvres and camaraderie with other crafters.

Girolamo’s Court ‘n House Bar & Grill 113 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $50 includes the craft project, 2 craft drinks, and hors d'oeurves (cash or check)

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 22

Jazz Session

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. The Wednesday night jazz sessions bring new guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley. Jazzers are welcome to bring their horn and sit in on a tune or two.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Feb. 22

Pourhouse Dart League

Laid back atmosphere, lots of great people, and regulars and new players each season. $15/person for season fee (plus game cost). All levels welcome, must register by Jan. 9th. 2 person teams. Call to register or stop-in.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: $15

Age: 21+

7pm Wed. Feb. 22

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. Feb. 22

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

Thursday, Feb. 23rd, 2017

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Feb. 23

Dinner Jazz: Heshmat Quartet

Colin Heshmat is a recent graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he studied jazz piano under the guidance of Chip Stephens and received a bachelors of science in mechanical engineering. Heshmat has played at numerous jazz venues around the country, including the Velvet Note and Churchill Grounds in Atlanta, Georgia and the Green Mill and Andy’s Club in Chicago, Illinois.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-8:30pm Thu. Feb. 23

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. Feb. 23

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

8pm Thu. Feb. 23

Clear Water Comedy Presents: The Great Debate Part 2

What is better- sleep or food? Turtles or sharks? Love or whatever else is not love? You be the judge! Come watch your favorite Clear Water comedians debate these and other very important topics.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

9pm Thu. Feb. 23

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. Feb. 23

DJ Set: Zach Hanson

Hanson (audio engineer, multi-instrumentalist), has shared the stage with The Tallest Man on Earth, S. Carey, Laarks, The Gentle Guest, and has recorded, mixed, and mastered countless records for artists all over the country. He'll take the stage to spin some of his favorite songs and maybe some friends will join him up there too.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Feb. 24th, 2017

5-8pm Fri. Feb. 24

Leinenkugel's Fridays Untapped

Head to the Leine Lodge for some great events, giveaways, music and a reason to get out of the house and down to the Leinie Lodge.

Leinenkugel's Leinie Lodge 124 E. Elm Street, Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Feb. 24

Dinner Jazz: Michael Shults

Get to the Lakely tonight for some live jazz presented by the Michael Shults Group. Shults is a UWEC professor and host of The Lakely's monday night jazz sessions.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

7-10pm Fri. Feb. 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 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

8pm Fri. Feb. 24

Live Music: Step Rockets + Denny

The Step Rockets continue to push the boundaries of indie pop with unique instrumentation and progressive songwriting. Step Rockets have developed a reputation as one of the most exciting new live bands on the scene, seamlessly blending wailing guitar solos and anthemic melodies with infectious dance grooves.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8:30-11:30pm Fri. Feb. 24

The Sue Orfield Band

The Sue Orfield Band is back in action at The Plus. Come on by and enjoy great music and food.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Feb. 24

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

9-11pm Fri. Feb. 24

Gallery Friday: Steven T. Hobert

Steven Hobert's piano compositions and improvisations swirl and sway through a magical landscape of haunting harmonies, driving grooves & playful phrasing.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 Cover

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

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum licks that leave audiences speechless.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Feb. 25th, 2017

1pm Sat. Feb. 25

5th Annual Quarter Auction

Cocktail/Social Hour 1pm, Auction Starts at 2pm. Over 100+ Items up for Auction. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life for the American Cancer Society. Bring your quarters for a fun filled afternoon. Brought to you by Horizon's and A to Z Embroidery & Screen Printing.

Horizon's Lounge 10764 County Highway Q, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 per paddle, additional paddles $3

4-6pm Sat. Feb. 25

Folk Rock Singer Jamie Kallestad

Enjoy live acoustic music of Jamie Kallestad, a folk/rock singer-songwriter from Cloquet, MN. A longtime guitarist and vocalist for the MN stomp-grass trio Saint Anyway, he is also one half of the New England Americana duo 90-Mile Portage. Jamie currently lives in Boston.

K Point Brewing (Inside The Coffee Grounds) 4212 Southtowne Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5pm Sat. Feb. 25

Live Music: Ditchrunners

The Ditchrunners play some honkin' tonkin gypsy gutter grass. Special guest: BREED.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

5-7pm Sat. Feb. 25

A Night at the Forge

Enjoy some food and drinks and conversation at the Artisan Forge Studios. This will also be our soft opening to the Artisan Forge Studios Store & Gallery and the unveiling of their exciting expansion.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

6-8:30pm Sat. Feb. 25

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

8pm Sat. Feb. 25

Live Music: Twisted Rhythm

Twisted Rhythm is a high-energy cover band that plays a variety of music sure to satisfy your musical appetite.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8pm Sat. Feb. 25

Live Music: Filthy Sweet & Dissonant Mind

Filthy Sweet is an original rock band based out of Eau Claire, WI. With a raw undefined sound, a high energy stage show, and an eclectic array of styles and influences, Filthy Sweet is sure to have something for everyone. Dissonant Mind plays rock, funk, metal, punk, alternative, blues, and jazz.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Feb. 25

Live Music: Todd Hurst

Fresh off the heels of releasing his first EP, country recording artist and Indiana native Todd Hurst shares stories of his life that crowds can relate to. Now a Minneapolis resident, he brings his songs to the stage with grit and and level of energy comparable to a rock & roll show.

James Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Free with beverage purchase

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Feb. 25

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 Sat. Feb. 25

Late Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar. Jeremy’s musical tastes are eclectic, and he emphasizes music that feels good, and also stimulates one’s intellect.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm-2am Sat. Feb. 25

Live Music: Probable Cause

Probable Cause is one of the Chippewa Valley's most popular cover bands. High energy, great crowd interaction, and a professional attitude.

Red Zone Sports Bar 2071 S Prairie View Rd, Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

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

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum licks that leave audiences speechless.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Feb. 26th, 2017

6-9pm Sun. Feb. 26

Anything Goes Open Mic

Every fourth Sunday brings the Anything Goes Open Mic to Dean & Sue's, hosted by Two Frets Up. All singers, musicians, comedians, and poets are invited to perform. This event is open to the general public.

Dean & Sue’s Bar & Grill 2002 Midway Rd., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Monday, Feb. 27th, 2017

8-11pm Mon. Feb. 27

Monday Jazz Sessions

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

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Feb. 28th, 2017

7-10pm Tue. Feb. 28

Fat Tuesday Dinner & Comedy

Celebrate Fat Tuesday at The Sheeley House Saloon with authentic New Orleans Cuisine and the very funny "Queen of New Orleans", Comedian Roz McCoy and feature Dan Hinnenkamp Expect delicious food, specialty drinks, Mardi Gras Beads, and a lot of laughs.

James Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $30; includes dinner & show

Age: 21+

7:30-11:30pm Tue. Feb. 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. Feb. 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. 1st, 2017

7pm Wed. Mar. 1

Pourhouse Dart League

Laid back atmosphere, lots of great people, and regulars and new players each season. $15/person for season fee (plus game cost). All levels welcome, must register by Jan. 9th. 2 person teams. Call to register or stop-in.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: $15

Age: 21+

7pm Wed. Mar. 1

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. 1

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

Thursday, Mar. 2nd, 2017

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Mar. 2

Dinner Jazz: Sue Orfield Trio

Sue Orfield, Josh Gallagher, and Jeremy Boettcher are putting on a night of jazz at The Lakely during dinner hours. Come out and enjoy a meal with some complimentary, fun music.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Thu. Mar. 2

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

7pm Thu. Mar. 2

Decadent Cabaret 2017: Night One

Decadent Cabaret is an annual three-day music festival featuring local bands and songwriters. Sets are usually 20 minute tributes to popular artists with mind-blowing performances all night long. Doors at 6. Tonight's performers are, in no particular order: Ned Brown, Orenda Fugue, Wayward, PinkPower, Two and a half men, Thunderlung, Sloslylove, Sniffle Party, and Jonathan Seeley and the Thundering Herd.

House of Rock 422 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $7

Age: 21+

8:30-10:30pm Thu. Mar. 2

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Boy Kisses

Individually, the four core members of Boy Kisses Comedy — Turner Barrowman, Collin Klug, Robert Fones, and Drew Janda — are phenomenally talented. They’re standups, writers, sketch performers, internet personalities, musicians, and filmmakers. Doors at 8pm.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5/person; $3 with student ID (free rail, domestic tap, or soda with ticket purchase)

9pm Thu. Mar. 2

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

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