Thursday, Apr. 25th, 2019

4:30-7:30pm Thu. Apr. 25

Knights of Columbus Annual Smelt Feed

The Chippewa Falls Knights of Columbus will be holding our annual all you can eat Smelt Feed, open to the public. Serving a delicious meal of deep fried smelt, coleslaw, baked beans and Deacon Dan Rider's bread with refreshments

Knights of Columbus Goldsmith Council 974 236 Pumphouse Road, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $12

6-9pm Thu. Apr. 25

Master Cooking Class, with Executive Chef Wamsley

An evening of illumination, learning & pure fun. If you haven't experienced a Master Class, it's a must. Each includes instruction, themed class food courses & two glasses of wine per person chosen from a procured list to match theme. Leave with tips & tricks from the Master.

Johnny's Italian Steakhouse 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $75 (non-refundable, but transferable)

6-10pm Thu. Apr. 25

Kick Off To Jazz Fest: New Orleans Inspired Dinner

Aa New Orleans Night of fun and a delicious dinner inspired by New Orleans cuisine prepared by the amazing Chef Michelle at Forage Kitchens. Live music from Liscio Jazz Group. Come in your roaring 20s attire and enjoy a fantastic evening. Menu will be available online. Dinner from 6-8pm, music from 7-10pm.

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

Cost: Advance tickets only

Friday, Apr. 26th, 2019

4-7pm Fri. Apr. 26

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, Apr. 27th, 2019

10am-1pm Sat. Apr. 27

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch with lively instrumental tunes from Seeger 10am-1pm. Offering an array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more and a variety of classic and original morning drinks including mimosas and bloody mary's.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Apr. 27

Eau Claire Coffee Club Meeting

This month the Coffee Club gets back to basics and explores a coffee from Roseline Coffee Roasters through 3 different brewing methods: French Press, AeroPress, and the Kalita Wave. Go over different recipes and brewing techniques, and taste to see if there's a difference between the 3.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 (includes tastings)

4-8pm Sat. Apr. 27

11th Annual Northwest Beerfest

Event includes food, music, raffles, and of course plenty of beer tasting. Sample hundreds of beers, get a commemorative glass, and even a Saturday evening Springfest ticket in your package. Bussing to and from the event is available. Pickup locations listed online.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $40

Age: 21+

Sunday, Apr. 28th, 2019

8am Sun. Apr. 28

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. Apr. 28

Weekend Brunch: Brady Didion

A recent transplant to Eau Claire, Brady Didion is an instrumental guitarist with over 20 years of experience. Brady’s songwriting explores lively, evocative melodies married with percussive elements. Inspired by musicians such as Antoine Dufour and Andy McKee, Brady’s music is meditative and mellow, rhythmic and awakening.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:45am Sun. Apr. 28

Beer + Yoga

Zymurgy Brewing Co is teaming up with Being Human Yoga to offer an all levels class followed by beer & kombucha tasting with your fellow yogis. Entrance is limited. Your ticket gets you a 30-minute yoga session and special deals on beer & CBD kombucha. Please bring a yoga mat.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: $15

Age: 21+

11am-3pm Sun. Apr. 28

Hallie Fire Dept Charcoal Chicken Dinner

Annual charcoal chicken feed fundraiser with silent auction. Special this year: Ceremony at 1:30 of New Rescue Unit dedicated to Girl Scout Troop 2055.

Hallie Fire Station 13140 30th Av, Lake Hallie

Cost: $7-10

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Apr. 30th, 2019

4-6pm Tue. Apr. 30

Paws & Pints

Bring your pups to the patio for Paws & Pints at the Leinie Lodge on National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day. Leine's is teaming up with the Chippewa Humane Association & they will be bringing adoptable pets. Come find your furrever friend and enjoy a beer on the patio.

Leinie Lodge 124 E. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Event armband includes 1 extra beer

Wednesday, May. 1st, 2019

11:30am-12:30pm Wed. May. 1

A Taste of Asian American Cuisine

Dine at the Dulany Inn to explore the taste of Asian American and Pacific Islander cuisine. This event is part of UWEC's Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month celebration month.

The Dulany UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: $11.25

6-8pm Wed. May. 1

Oliphant Tasting Event

An Oliphant Tasting Event. Beer rep Josh will be there to answer any questions, get $1 off all Oliphant taps, and a chance to win swag every 30 min.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6pm Wed. May. 1

Leinenkugel's Beer Dinner

Back by popular demand. Enjoy a delicious five-course meal paired to perfection with a variety of classic Leinenkugel's beers. Dick, John, and Katie Leinenkugel will spend the evening educating and delighting you with in-depth knowledge of the 150-year history of the Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company.

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

Cost: $49.95

Age: 21+

Friday, May. 3rd, 2019

11am-7pm Fri. May. 3

Food Truck Friday

Up to 8 food, snack, and drink trucks will be serving lunch and dinner in the old “Railroad Lot” behind Galloway Grille. Take a break from the office, grab some grub, and snag a patch of grass or a bench by the river - or bring the whole family down after work and take in the summer sun.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: Free to attend, consult food truck menus for prices

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Fri. May. 3

Chippewa Valley Girls Pint Out Launch Party

Girls Pint Out is a women's beer club. Grab a bite to eat at Food Truck Fridays at Phoenix Park and then meet at the Fire House, which allows food carry-ins.

The Eau Claire Fire House 202 Gibson St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

5:30-8:30pm Fri. May. 3

Bree Morgan at Together Farms Burger Nights

Bree Morgan is a country music singer and songwriter from Mauston, WI. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Food priced $10-25

Saturday, May. 4th, 2019

10am-1pm Sat. May. 4

Weekend Brunch: Shane Leonard

In addition to his evening jazz sets at The Lakely, check out Shane's brunch sets featuring American folk music, sometimes alone, sometimes with friends. Join the Lakely for a farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm). From the kitchen they offer an array of midwestern and other brunch classics and morning cocktails.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-6pm Sat. May. 4

Opening Day Celebration at Autumn Harvest Winery

Kick off Autumn Harvest's wine season with food trucks, live music from Ellie May Kay and the Machine, and the launch of their new, fruity wine. Feel free to bring a chair to this outdoor event. No beverage carry-in allowed.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Sat. May. 4

Sofas for Service Spaghetti Feed

Spaghetti feed fundraiser for Sofas for Service, an organization that provides furniture and household items for Veterans in need. Eat in or take out the Spaghetti meal. Silent auction also. Come eat and help those who have served to keep us safe. All are welcome.

Saving Grace Lutheran Church 2124 Eastridge Center, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 adults, $5 for 12 and under

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Sat. May. 4

Klezmazel Farms Burger Nights

Klezmazel takes their cue from a 500 year old tradition of ethnic music most closely associated with the Jews and Gypsies of Eastern Europe. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: $10-25

Sunday, May. 5th, 2019

10am-1pm Sun. May. 5

Weekend Brunch: Shane Leonard

In addition to his evening jazz sets at The Lakely, check out Shane's brunch sets featuring American folk music, sometimes alone, sometimes with friends. Join the Lakely for a farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm). From the kitchen they offer an array of midwestern and other brunch classics and morning cocktails.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, May. 7th, 2019

6-7pm Tue. May. 7

Cast Iron Cooking Basics

In this hands-on class you will learn how to bake, sauté, and fry with cast iron. Learn the proper cleaning, storage, and seasoning techniques needed to keep your cast iron in great condition.

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

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, May. 8th, 2019

5-9pm Wed. May. 8

Wine Wednesday at Together Farms

Farm-and-Table dining. Local chefs create 4 course seasonal meals that are expertly paired with wine’s that bring out the best of each dish. Watch their event calendar or Facebook for more details. Tickets required, and they sell out fast.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Ticket Price TBD

6-8pm Wed. May. 8

South Shore Tasting Event

At this South Shore Tasting Event, Brewery Rep Jeff will be here hanging out and answering any questions. You'll also receive $1 off all South Shore pints, and be entered into brewery swag Drawings every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Thursday, May. 9th, 2019

6:30-8:30pm Thu. May. 9

Know Your Farmer Dinner Series: The Glass Orchard to Benefit Red Letter Grant

Red Letter Grant and Locavore Mobile Kitchen bring you the first in a series of dinners meant to promote both local farms and local giving. A 4-course dinner hosted at the Glass Orchard amongst the apple blossoms. Celebrate the coming of spring after a long winter with a fresh farm-to-table dinner.

The Glass Orchard 130 Deerfield Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: 21+

Friday, May. 10th, 2019

11am-9pm Fri. May. 10

May Wine, Beer, and Spirit Pairing Event

Each ticket allows one person a special themed food and beverage pairing at each location in the Chippewa Valley Craft Beverage Trail experience. Check out the list of locations online where you can purchase your ticket in advance with a $5 discount.

Multiple Locations

Cost: $40

Age: 21+

5:30-8:30pm Fri. May. 10

G'man at Together Farms Burger Nights

G'man is an acoustic singer-songerwiter. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Food priced at $10-25

Saturday, May. 11th, 2019

7am-6pm Sat. May. 11

8th Annual Chippewa Valley Ribfest Competition

A gathering of grilling enthusiasts with the intentions of sharing their passion for the art of Big Green Egg cooking all while smoking out hunger in the Chippewa Valley. Event includes grilling contest, bouncy house, lunch for purchase, live music, beer tent, pop-up shops, and more.

Swimrite Pools and Spas 5705 State Road 93, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-11:45am Sat. May. 11

N7 Cafe Pop up

Katy - Nitro Coffee Queen, entrepreneur and all around lovely lady - will have her coffee and fun drink accessories for sale in the Pop Up Shop.

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

Cost: FREE to attend, coffee and accessories for sale a la carte

10am-1pm Sat. May. 11

Weekend Brunch: Shane Leonard

In addition to his evening jazz sets at The Lakely, check out Shane's brunch sets featuring American folk music, sometimes alone, sometimes with friends. Join the Lakely for a farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm). From the kitchen they offer an array of midwestern and other brunch classics and morning cocktails.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11am Sat. May. 11

Low Carb Foods Tour

Take a guided tour around MMFC to learn about low carb foods and ingredients, with samples along the way.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-9pm Sat. May. 11

May Wine, Beer, and Spirit Pairing Event

Each ticket allows one person a special themed food and beverage pairing at each location in the Chippewa Valley Craft Beverage Trail experience. Check out the list of locations online where you can purchase your ticket in advance with a $5 discount.

Multiple Locations

Cost: $40

Age: 21+

3pm Sat. May. 11

Chippewa Blueberry Ale Release Party

Join the release of this light summer ale with a subtle blueberry aroma and flavor. SmokeStream, an iconic modern day food truck, will be serving street food classics with a music-themed twist. The Past & The Present will perform from 6:30-9:30pm.

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

3pm-2am Sat. May. 11

Adult Prom: The 80's!

Aa unique and exclusive overnight experience of food, music, camaraderie, and more. The Adult Prom, a salute to the bygone 1980s, will be chock-full of everything 80s prom related: think big hair, wild colors, balloons, and Dancing in the Dark to the music you know and love.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15-$400

Age: 21+

5-8pm Sat. May. 11

Sean Jordan at Together Farms Burger Nights

An acoustic and electric guitar player, singer and Berklee College of Music graduate. Sean performs an acoustic take on modern pop tunes.. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Food priced at $10-25

7-10pm Sat. May. 11

Corks & Caps

Supporting the Boys & Girls Club. Enjoy a night with fine wine, craft beer, heavy hors d'oeuvres, and live entertainment. Travel back in time with 4 different themed lounges: 1920's Nightcap Lounge, 1940's Fireside Lounge, 1950's Fall Out Atomic Lounge, and 1960's & 70's Starlight Lounge.

HOM Furniture 2921 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $75

Age: 21+

Sunday, May. 12th, 2019

8am Sun. May. 12

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

9am-1pm Sun. May. 12

Mother's Day Brunch

Brunch Menu is cheesy egg bake, sweet potato hash, assorted breakfast meats, french toast with fruit, assorted pastries, garlic roasted chicken, vegetables and salad, yogurt bar, coffee & dessert. Gluten free and vegetarian options will be available. All Moms will receive a small gift from Hive & Hollow and Menomonie Market.

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

Cost: $15.99 Adults, $9.99 Kids 12 and under, FREE for children 3 and under

9am-1pm Sun. May. 12

Mother's Day Brunch

All you can eat buffet, live music, kids crafting station, and family photos. A sampling of the offerings include salads, vegetable crudite, fresh fruit, cheeses, peel-and-eat shrimp, smoked salmon with lox and bagels, breakfast pastries, muffins, scrambled eggs, eggs benedict, and more.

Lake Wissota Bar & Grill + Golf Course 16108 97th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25 Adults; $10 Kids 3-12 years old; FREE for Under 2

10am-1pm Sun. May. 12

Weekend Brunch: Shane Leonard

In addition to his evening jazz sets at The Lakely, check out Shane's brunch sets featuring American folk music, sometimes alone, sometimes with friends. Join the Lakely for a farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm). From the kitchen they offer an array of midwestern and other brunch classics and morning cocktails.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-9pm Sun. May. 12

May Wine, Beer, and Spirit Pairing Event

Each ticket allows one person a special themed food and beverage pairing at each location in the Chippewa Valley Craft Beverage Trail experience. Check out the list of locations online where you can purchase your ticket in advance with a $5 discount.

Multiple Locations

Cost: $40

Age: 21+

Monday, May. 13th, 2019

5-8pm Mon. May. 13

CelebrAsian Banquet

A closure celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. The reception will include dinner, performances, and activities that honor this year’s theme. The theme of CelebrAsian is the Identity, Contribution, and Recognition of Asian American and Pacific Islander culture.

Ojibwe Center + Ballroom C Davies Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Online RSVP requested

Tuesday, May. 14th, 2019

6-8pm Tue. May. 14

Vintage Skills Workshop: Dutch Oven Cooking

Dutch ovens are ideal for both indoor and outdoor cooking. Learn the basics of care and cooking while sampling recipes made during this outdoor evening class. Must pre-register by phone or email.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $12/person or $25 family ($7/$20 museum members)

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, May. 15th, 2019

Wed. May. 15

Lakefront Tasting Event

Join this Lakefront Tasting event where AJ the Lakefront rep will be hanging out answering any questions from 6-9pm. You'll get a $1 off all Lakefront beers, and a ticket for swag drawings every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Friday, May. 17th, 2019

5:30-8:30pm Fri. May. 17

Luke Fischer at Together Farms Burger Nights

Primarily a guitarist, Luke Fischer also performs on bass and drums. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Food priced at $10-25

Saturday, May. 18th, 2019

4pm Sat. May. 18

The Brewing Projekt 4th Anniversary & 1807 Grand Opening

Celebrate the long-anticipated opening of The Brewing Projekt's new brewery. There will be food trucks, special beer releases, and live music. Headliner is 4onthefloor, delivering stompin' blues with alarming intensity. Opening act is Rhythm Posse, a local funky rhythm and blues band.

The Brewing Projekt 2000 N. Oxford Ave, Bld. 3, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 (plus service fee)

Age: 21+

5-8pm Sat. May. 18

eHeroes at Together Farms Burger Nights

Duffy Duyfhuizen and Dan Zerr combine to play tunes from their Eggplant Heroes repertoire and from their solo repertoires. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Food priced at $10-25

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