Thursday, Jan. 19th, 2017

5-8pm Thu. Jan. 19

Winter After Hours 2017

It's about that time to get out and have some outdoor winter fun. Activities vary from ice skating, snowshoeing, winter Kubb, and snow sculptures. Ice Skate and shoe rentals are available at the park. Also, if you need a place to warm up, there's a fire pit to hang out around as well as a warming house. Don't forget about the hot chocolate, tea, and coffee, and music.

Boyd Park 1202 Fairway St. (just off of Main Street), Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Dinner Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Jeremy’s musical tastes are eclectic, and he emphasizes music that feels good, and also makes you think.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

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. Jeremy’s musical tastes are eclectic, and he emphasizes music that feels good, and also makes you think.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

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. Jan. 19

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

7-10pm Thu. Jan. 19

Live Music: Jacob Green

Experience the unique sound of Jacob Green, The One Man Troubadour. Jacob is a multi-string player and One Man Band. His music is described as “Foot Stomping’ blues aged and seasoned in Country Folk Roots.”

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

8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Joe Zimmerman

Joe began doing comedy in North Carolina in 2006 and toured with the Beards of Comedy from 2008-2012. He has appeared on Comedy Central, Conan, Craig Ferguson, Last Comic Standing, and has recorded his debut album "Smiling at Wolves".

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 Cover

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

9pm Thu. Jan. 19

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, Jan. 20th, 2017

10am-8pm Fri. Jan. 20

Leinenkugel's Fridays Unatpped

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. Jan. 20

Live Jazz: 58' Belvedere

58 Belvedere is a trio performing original compositions by Dean Granros (guitar) and group improvisation. The raw edge of Granros' guitar combined with the extraordinary drum and bass team of Dave Power and Pat Keen provides a new and unfiltered take on the idea of the jazz power trio.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

6-8:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Also paint on wood, bags, glasses and more. Check the website for more scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: Price varies, usually $35 or less

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Jan. 20

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+

9pm Fri. Jan. 20

DJ Set: Jordan Duroe

Jordan Duroe is a host/DJ for 99.9 FM Blugold Radio, and he spins an expanded sampling of what you can hear on 99.9 including: modern and classic folk, Americana, punk, R & B, soul, hip-hop, and of course today's best indie rock as well as lots of local artists and bands of all genres.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9-11pm Fri. Jan. 20

Gallery Friday: Billy Krause + Josh Ingersoll

Singer/Songwriter Billy Krause has been performing since 1968. His live performance is a combination of his songs and stories cultivated from a life both on the road and growing up in rural Wisconsin. When not performing as a solo artist Billy plays guitar and banjo for New York Times best selling author Michael Perry in his band “The Long Beds.”

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

9pm Fri. Jan. 20

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 Fri. Jan. 20

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+

10pm Fri. Jan. 20

Live Music: Peter Wolf Crier + BBGun

Peter Wolf Crier is a soulful indie folk and rock band that features Brian Moen (Laarks, Amateur Love) and Peter Pisano (The Wars of 1812). Doors at 8pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Jan. 20

Live Music: Drunk Drivers + Droids Attack

Get to the House of Rock tonight for some live jams from Drunk Drivers, Droids Attack, and more! Doors at 8pm.

House of Rock 422 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $7 Cover

Saturday, Jan. 21st, 2017

5:30-8:30pm Sat. Jan. 21

Dinner Jazz: Tim Sullivan Group

Currently working as a Teaching Artist with Jazz at Lincoln Center and the Apollo Theater in NYC, Tim strives to utilize his experiences as a performer, educator, and artivist, to impacting positive social change in the communities he serves.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7pm Sat. Jan. 21

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Robert Baril Album Taping

Twin Cities Comedian Robert Baril returns to the Plus to record an all-new comedy album. Baril has made a name for himself in the fantastic Minneapolis comedy scene by using his sharp wit to cut through the dense and divisive issues of the day with a goofy twist. There will be two separate recordings.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 Admission

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

8pm Sat. Jan. 21

Live Music: Contingency

Rock 'n roll covers from the 70s to today.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

8pm Sat. Jan. 21

Live Music: Contingency

Rock 'n roll covers from the 70s to today.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Jan. 21

Schuh Fly

Schuh Fly plays a variety of popular 50s, 60s, 70s Classic Rock & Country music and some more current hits. Many songs covered were number one on the charts. Performing Beatles, Buffet, CCR, Cash, Clapton, Diamond, Eagles, Orbison and more.

VFW Club 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Jan. 21

Singles Connection Annual Christmas Dance

There will be dance lessons at 7pm, dancing at 8pm with music provided by HGT, door prizes donated by members, and Christmas snacks will be served. This event has been rescheduled from Dec. 17 to Jan. 21.

Brickhouse Pub & Grub - Bar & Banquet Hall 2233 Birch St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 for members; $10 for non-members

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Jan. 21

Live Music: Nici Peper

Nici Peper's acoustic Americana has been described as vintage and soulful and her lyrics are open and honest.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 W River Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE with beverage purchase

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Jan. 21

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. Jan. 21

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+

10pm Sat. Jan. 21

Live Music: Annie & The Big Bang

Annie and The Big Bang describes itself as lyrically driven, dreamscape folkpop or cinematically lush, broken-hearted artrock. Less fancy: grunge meets late 60s rock. Doors @ 8pm

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. Jan. 21

Live Music: Without Waves + Disgunt + Thunderlung + All Out Mutiny

Without waves blends influences from extreme metal to jazz fusion to electronic & atmospheric rock, the music features unconventional rhythms, diverse melodies, and expressive lyrics. Doors at 8pm.

House of Rock 422 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 Cover

Age: 21+

Monday, Jan. 23rd, 2017

8-11pm Mon. Jan. 23

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, Jan. 24th, 2017

6:30pm Tue. Jan. 24

Lazy Monk Cribbage Tournament

It's time for another cribbage tournament at Lazy Monk! In the Prague Event room. Prizes will be awarded to the top three winners. Stop in and talk to the bartender as soon as possible. Advanced sign-up is required and spots are limited.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 entry fee (includes a tap bier)

7:30-11:30pm Tue. Jan. 24

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. Jan. 24

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, Jan. 25th, 2017

6-8:30pm Wed. Jan. 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

7-10pm Wed. Jan. 25

Open Mic Night - Host: Brian Bethke

Brian Bethke will be hosting an open mic night at Northwoods Brewing every Wednesday night this winter. Come down to practice, wow us, jam out, or enjoy other artists performing in your area. All are welcome. Bring your own instruments.

Northwoods Brewing 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. Jan. 25

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, Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Jan. 25

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 'Ts 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7pm Wed. Jan. 25

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+

Thursday, Jan. 26th, 2017

5-8pm Thu. Jan. 26

Winter After Hours 2017

It's about that time to get out and have some outdoor winter fun. Activities vary from ice skating, snowshoeing, winter Kubb, and snow sculptures. Ice Skate and shoe rentals are available at the park. Also, if you need a place to warm up, there's a fire pit to hang out around as well as a warming house. Don't forget about the hot chocolate, tea, and coffee, and music.

Boyd Park 1202 Fairway St. (just off of Main Street), Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

6:30pm Thu. Jan. 26

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. Jan. 26

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. Jan. 26

DJ Set: DJ Greaseburn

Catch some vinyl spinning from DJ Greaseburn at The Lakely.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Friday, Jan. 27th, 2017

10am-8pm Fri. Jan. 27

Leinenkugel's Fridays Unatpped

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. Jan. 27

Live Music: Shane Leonard Trio

Shane Leonard performs under the name Kalispell, and also drums for Milwaukee band Field Report. He will be playing instrumental music with the one of kind guitarist, Dean Granros.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Fri. Jan. 27

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+

7-10pm Fri. Jan. 27

Wolfsong at Infinity Beverages

Introducing WolfSong: Kai Ulrica and Nikk Wolfe of Wolves at the Door on Acoustic guitars and vocals joined by Larry Past on upright bass and vocals playing Acoustic Electric Euro-gypsy rock in the country.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

8pm Fri. Jan. 27

Live Music: Brett Wiscons

Brett Wiscons was born in Chicago and raised in Plymouth, IN on a unique mélange of music ranging from vocal powerhouses Sade and Edwin McCain to rock bands Pearl Jam, the Eagles, and Hootie & the Blowfish. Within these influences, listeners will find his musical marriage – jangly pop, a dash of soul, and moody acoustics – creates a sound all his own.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8-11pm Fri. Jan. 27

Jerrika Mighelle: "Like the Sea Album" Release Show

Jerrika has spent the last year and a half honing her songs at local live shows and open mics, crafting her debut album "Like the Sea". In her debut, she reflects on existence, love, loss, and life’s big questions. “Like The Sea” is a way forward, a distant guiding light cutting through life’s murkiest depths.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

9pm Fri. Jan. 27

Party For a Cause: Benefitting WHYS Radio

A monthly dance party that donates portion of profits each night to a local charity. This show will have funds donated to WHYS in Eau Claire. Featuring: DJ Sinestro. Doors at 8pm.

House of Rock 422 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 Suggested Admission/Donation

Age: 21+

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