Tuesday, Jan. 22nd, 2019

6-7:30pm Tue. Jan. 22

SOLD OUT Wandering Spirits: An Old Fashioned Evening

A cocktail class focusing on the Old Fashioned. Considering that supper clubs were largely responsible for The Old Fashioned becoming WI's de facto state (alcoholic) beverage, it seems like the perfect time to learn about the history of this storied cocktail classic. Participants need only show up thirsty for both knowledge & classic drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: 21+

Wednesday, Jan. 23rd, 2019

6-8pm Wed. Jan. 23

FFATS Brewing Tasting Event

FFATS Brewing is having their first tasting event with The Growler Guys. Eric, the brewer, will be there to talk beer and hand out prizes. Drawings every 30 minutes.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Thursday, Jan. 24th, 2019

5:30-9pm Thu. Jan. 24

United Way Emerging Leaders Friendraiser: Up Your Cooking Game

An evening of toasted walnuts, sautéed apples, and equal amounts of butter and cheer. The United Way of the Greater Chippewa Valley's Emerging Leaders group is hosting its first ever Friendraiser - a cooking class.

The Community Table 320 Putnam St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Friday, Jan. 25th, 2019

4-7pm Fri. Jan. 25

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fries

The St Olaf's Men Club will be having their famous "All You Can Eat Fish Fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French Fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee, and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adults, $10 seniors 65 and older, $4 children 5 - 12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

Saturday, Jan. 26th, 2019

10am-1pm Sat. Jan. 26

Weekend Brunch: Shane Leonard

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Leonard 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-11pm Sat. Jan. 26

487 Maibock Release Party & Chili Cookoff

Mark your calendars 9 for the release of the Eau Claire Fire Fighters Community Charity 487 Maibock, Firefighter Chili Cook-off Fundraiser and music by: Contingency.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

1-3pm Sat. Jan. 26

Brewery Tour

Discover the flavors and tastes of Germany and the Czech Republic at Lazy Monk, Eau Claire’s oldest brewery. Enjoy a guided visit through the authentic Bier hall with memorabilia from Europe. Learn about the process and stages to brew amazing bier. Then taste Lazy Monk’s most popular brews.

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

Cost: $10/person

Age: 21+

2-6pm Sat. Jan. 26

Bock Fest

Dress warm, grab a mug of bock, and attend this unique winter tradition. Gather around the fire pits, and the brewers at K Point will plunge a poker into your mug of bock. Because the bock has a higher sugar content, it develops a unique caramelized flavor in contact with heat.

K-Point Brewing at The Coffee Grounds 4212 Southtowne Drive, Eau Claire

5-7:30pm Sat. Jan. 26

6th Annual Colfax Health & Rehab Wine and Craft Beer Tasting

Featuring an assortment of fine wines and craft beer provided by the Barrel Room. Hors d'oeuvres, desserts, prize drawings, raffles and silent auction items. $500 cash grand prize drawing. Music by Jordan Herrick.

Colfax Health & Rehabilitation Center 110 Park Drive, Colfax

Cost: $20 in advance; $25 at the door

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Jan. 26

Downtown Eau Claire Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl

Get decked out in your ugliest sweater, and gather downtime. Hundreds of dollars worth of cash and prizes. Establishments include Clancy's, The District, Fire House, Mousetrap, The Plus, and Wigwam. Get your passport at any of them and drop it in a prize box at the end of the night.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Jan. 27th, 2019

8am Sun. Jan. 27

VFW Breakfast

Breakfast will be served by the Altoona VFW and Auxiliary.

Altoona VFW 1419 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 4-9

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sun. Jan. 27

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Leonard 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Jan. 29th, 2019

6-8pm Tue. Jan. 29

Destination Yoga: Zymurgy Brewing

Head out on an adventure and join Latitude 44 Yoga Studio at Zymurgy Brewing. A 45 minute yoga class in their tap room, followed by beer tasting with your fellow yogis. The class will be accessible to all levels! Please bring a yoga mat.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: $15 for non-members, $12 for members

Age: 21+

6pm Tue. Jan. 29

Czech Dinner

Tonight’s menu features Svíčková, a traditional and popular Czech dish features pork prepared with vegetables such as carrots, parsley root, celeriac and onion spiced with black pepper, allspice, bay leaf, and thyme and boiled in a delicious double cream sauce which is then served with houskově knedlíky (bread dumplings).

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

Cost: $15; Advance Sales Only

Saturday, Feb. 2nd, 2019

9am-1pm Sat. Feb. 2

The Great Doughnut Pop Up Event

Northbound Supply hosts Minneapolis based doughnut masters Bogart's Doughnuts for the Great Doughnut Pop Up Event. Stop in for some amazing doughnuts and fantastic coffee drinks.

Northbound Supply Co 215 North Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11am Sat. Feb. 2

60 Minutes in China

Explore flavors inspired by China. Sample products from throughout the store and learn to make 5-spice cashews. Recipes and samples provided.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Sat. Feb. 2

18th Annual Kiwanis Tasting Gala

Sample from an exciting variety of wine, beer, specialty foods and desserts. Drawings, raffles and silent auctions with great prizes. This year's proceeds will be going to the foster care programs in this area. Follow the Facebook page for more information on obtaining tickets, reserving a table and our vendors.

Loopy's Grill and Saloon 10691 Business 29, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25

Age: 21+

Sunday, Feb. 3rd, 2019

7-10pm Sun. Feb. 3

Shane Mauss Presents Stand Up Science

Stand-up comedians + scientists + beer = stand up science. A night of intelligent comedy and good beers with Shane Mauss, a Wisconsin native who made it big after being awarded HBO us Comedy Arts Festival "Best Stand Up" in 2007. Doors open at 6PM, Show at 7PM.

Zymurgy Brewing Co 624 Main St E, Menomonie

Cost: $15 advance, $20 door

Age: 21+

Tuesday, Feb. 5th, 2019

5:30-9pm Tue. Feb. 5

Eau Claire-Seymour Lions Club Annual Wild Game Feed

This is the annual Eau Claire-Seymour Lions Club fundraiser. There will be thousands of dollars of prizes to be won, plus lots of wild game to eat. All proceeds will go directly back into the community.

St. Olaf Church 3220 Monroe St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20/person

Wednesday, Feb. 6th, 2019

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 6

Octopi Brewing Tasting Event

The Growler Guys will be featuring beer from Octopi Brewing. Drink great beer and win cool swag. Drawings every 30 minutes.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30pm Wed. Feb. 6

First Wednesday Wine Pairing Dinners

The first Wednesday of every month Forage EC teams up with William the Eau Claire Wine Guy to offer a four-course meal paired with four wines. Bottles of the featured wines will be for sale.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Thursday, Feb. 7th, 2019

6-7pm Thu. Feb. 7

Healthy Meal on a Budget

Learn to make a simple and healthy roasted chicken and veggie dinner. Enjoy samples, learn how to cut a whole chicken, take home recipes, and gain knowledge on ways to eat a little healthier this year.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Feb. 7

Bier University

Brewing has been a Wisconsin tradition since the Territorial era, and records of the state's earliest breweries date back to the 1830s. This course will take you through the history of WI Brewing, its earliest breweries, and how it led to where we are today. Sample biers from around Wisconsin and right here in your local area.

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

Cost: $20/class

Age: 21+

Friday, Feb. 8th, 2019

4-7pm Fri. Feb. 8

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fries

The St Olaf's Men Club will be having their famous "All You Can Eat Fish Fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French Fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee, and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adults, $10 seniors 65 and older, $4 children 5 - 12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

Saturday, Feb. 9th, 2019

9am-12:30pm Sat. Feb. 9

Eau Claire Downtown Winter Farmer's Market

Take advantage of these monthly opportunities to purchase high quality local vegetables, meat, dairy, eggs, bakery, honey, maple syrup, salsa, popcorn and other farm products directly from the people who produce them.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

1-3pm Sat. Feb. 9

Valentine's Day Cookie Decorating Class

Learn how to decorate cookies, just in time for Valentine’s Day. This class will cover the basics of royal icing techniques including icing consistencies, outlining, flooding, and marbling. No prior experience or special skills are needed and all materials will be provided.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Feb. 9

Brewery Tour

Discover the flavors and tastes of Germany and the Czech Republic at Lazy Monk, Eau Claire’s oldest brewery. Enjoy a guided visit through the authentic Bier hall with memorabilia from Europe. Learn about the process and stages to brew amazing bier. Then taste Lazy Monk’s most popular brews.

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

Cost: $10/person

Age: 21+

6:30-10pm Sat. Feb. 9

Volume One Presents: The Best Night

The Best Night is a creative, dynamic, and interactive cocktail party - a celebratory evening of food, drinks, music, technology, art, and camaraderie. Celebrating the Best of the Chippewa Valley reader poll winners, and the Chippewa Valley Vanguard Award winners. Price includes all food, entertainment, and attractions.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: GA: $35 advance; $40 door | VIP: $65 advance; $75 door

Age: 21+

Sunday, Feb. 10th, 2019

8am Sun. Feb. 10

VFW Breakfast

Breakfast will be served by the Altoona VFW and Auxiliary.

Altoona VFW 1419 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 4-9

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sun. Feb. 10

Weekend Brunch: Shane Leonard

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Leonard 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Feb. 13th, 2019

5-6:30pm Wed. Feb. 13

Craft Beer, Breweries, and Spirits Showcase Fundraiser

More than 40 breweries and liquor vendors will showcase their products, including non-alcoholic options. Light bites will also be available during tastings. Purchase raffle tickets. Proceeds benefit Junior Achievement of Wisconsin. Hosted by Park Ridge Distributing.

Chippewa Valley Expo Center 5150 Menard Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 advance; $25 at the door

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 13

Hillsboro Brewing Tasting Event

The Growler Guys will be featuring specially chosen beers from Hillsboro Brewing. Drink great beer and win awesome swag. Drawings every 30 minutes.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Thursday, Feb. 14th, 2019

5-9pm Thu. Feb. 14

Valentine's Day Dinner at The Lakely

Spend the night in style with your sweetie at The Lakely. Enjoy a complimentary flute of champagne and a delectable four course meal prepared by Chef Nathan Berg, made with all locally-sourced, farm to fork ingredients. Live music by Shannon Kaeding & Christine Hitt will be featured on stage, beginning at 5:30pm.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $60

5-7:30pm Thu. Feb. 14

Valentine's Day Dinner for Two

2 amazing dinners catered by Blue Marble Pub, one beer flight, two free drinks, and live music by Songa. Limited tickets can be purchased in advance at the brewery.

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

Cost: $75 per couple

Age: 21+

5pm Thu. Feb. 14

Valentine's Day Beer Pairing Dinner

Make plan to spend Valentine's Day with your Sweetheart at Northwoods for a Beer Tasting Dinner. This will be a 4 course plated dinner paired with Northwoods beers. Cocktail hour starts at 5pm. First Course served at 6pm. Limited Seating - Reservations Only.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: $40

Age: 21+

6-9pm Thu. Feb. 14

5 Course Valentines Day Dinner

A 5 course dinner prepared by our Executive Chef, Russ Gorski. The meal will be complimented with specialty cocktails. Bring your date, friend, mom - this event is for everyone to enjoy.

Lake Wissota Golf Course 16108 97th Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $80 per person

Age: 21+

Friday, Feb. 15th, 2019

4:30-7pm Fri. Feb. 15

35th Annual New England Style Fish Boil

On the menu: the famous fish, carrots, red potatoes, coleslaw, macaroni and cheese, onions, Vienna bread, fish tacos, beverage and ice cream cup.

Immaculate Conception Parish 1712 Highland Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adults; $5 for ages 6-12; FREE for ages 5 and under; $11 for all carryouts

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Feb. 16th, 2019

10am-1pm Sat. Feb. 16

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Seeger 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and the bar offers a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Feb. 17th, 2019

10am-1pm Sun. Feb. 17

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Seeger 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and the bar offers a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Feb. 21st, 2019

5:30-9pm Thu. Feb. 21

Menomonie Alliance Wild Game Feed

Wild Game Dinner featuring guest Speaker Tracy Breen (outdoor writer and author). Venison dinner for 2019, over 25 Door prize Packages each values at over $200. Only 300 tickets sold, buy individually or get a whole table for your family or friends.

Menomonie Alliance Church 502 21st St. N, Menomonie

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Thu. Feb. 21

Red Letter Tasting

Includes tastes of local craft cocktails + wine. Nosh on signature small-plates prepared especially for the evening. Silent auction action with packages from our friends at: The Informalist, SHIFT, Latitude 44 Yoga Studio, Red’s Mercantile, Token Jewelry, + more. Proceeds benefit the Red Letter Grant.

K-Point Brewing at The Coffee Grounds 4212 Southtowne Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $17

Age: 21+

Friday, Feb. 22nd, 2019

4-7pm Fri. Feb. 22

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fries

The St Olaf's Men Club will be having their famous "All You Can Eat Fish Fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French Fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee, and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adults, $10 seniors 65 and older, $4 children 5 - 12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

Saturday, Feb. 23rd, 2019

Sat. Feb. 23

Chetek Winter Fest

Pancake breakfast, beer tent, bikini run, fun run, sleds, ATVs, motorcycles, NSSR sanctioned radar runs,

Lake Chetek Lakeview Drive, Chetek

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Feb. 23

Weekend Brunch: Mari Carlson + Robert Wojnowski

Mari Carlson is a violin teacher at Offbeats Violin and Guitar studio and performs with Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra, Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra and in folk ensembles here and in the Twin Cities and Washington D.C.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Feb. 23

Brewery Tour

Discover the flavors and tastes of Germany and the Czech Republic at Lazy Monk, Eau Claire’s oldest brewery. Enjoy a guided visit through the authentic Bier hall with memorabilia from Europe. Learn about the process and stages to brew amazing bier. Then taste Lazy Monk’s most popular brews.

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

Cost: $10/person

Age: 21+

Sunday, Feb. 24th, 2019

8am Sun. Feb. 24

VFW Breakfast

Breakfast will be served by the Altoona VFW and Auxiliary.

Altoona VFW 1419 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 4-9

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sun. Feb. 24

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Seeger 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and the bar offers a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Feb. 26th, 2019

4-7pm Tue. Feb. 26

Spayghetti and No Balls Dinner

Join Dunn County Humane Society in celebrating World Spay Day. All proceeds from this fundraiser help offset costs of spaying and neutering the hundreds of unaltered strays that are brought to DCHS each year.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

Cost: $8 Adults, $4 Children (4-12 years old), Under 4 years old eat free

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Feb. 27th, 2019

6-9pm Wed. Feb. 27

Lakely Loves... Far North Spirits

Welcoming Far North Spirits from Hallock, MN. A tasting of the distillery’s incredible creations, and a presentation to show off their amazing slice of Earth and the work they perform on it. Chef Berg will be crafting a six-course dinner with to highlight the flavors of their ethereal spirits.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Friday, Mar. 1st, 2019

4:30-7pm Fri. Mar. 1

35th Annual New England Style Fish Boil

On the menu: the famous fish, carrots, red potatoes, coleslaw, macaroni and cheese, onions, Vienna bread, fish tacos, beverage and ice cream cup.

Immaculate Conception Parish 1712 Highland Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adults; $5 for ages 6-12; FREE for ages 5 and under; $11 for all carryouts

Age: All Ages

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