Saturday, Feb. 25th, 2017

8am-4pm Sat. Feb. 25

Chetek Winter Fest 2017

Chetek's yearly winter extravaganza featuring a snowmobile race, music, bonfire to follow, poker run, pancake feed, snowshoe/cross country, and a scavenger hunt. There is an Ice rink available all day and kid's activities.

Lake Chetek Lakeview Drive, Chetek

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Feb. 25

Baskets & Brunch

Enjoy a breakfast brunch in the greenhouse, then discover the joy of creating your own hanging basket. You'll plant baby plants in your hanging basket. DTE will care for your baskets until they are ready to go outside. You can pick them up to take home in May.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $60 includes breakfast buffet and one basket; additional baskets are $50; registration required

11am-4pm Sat. Feb. 25

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Feb. 26th, 2017

Sun. Feb. 26

Chippewa Youth Hockey Tournament

With two full sheets of ice, full concession stand, heated viewing area and more. See contact info for additional details or to learn how to register a team. Different age brackets compete during different weekends. Check the online schedule for a complete list of who plays and when.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

11am-4pm Sun. Feb. 26

Come and Slide With Us

Enjoy an afternoon of supervised sledding, accompanied with a roaring fire, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. For more information call Eau Claire Parks and Recreation.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sun. Feb. 26

Creating Lasting Memories Bridal Fair

The Florian Gardens presents "Creating Lasting Memories Bridal Fair". Enjoy cuisine samples from The Florian Gardens menu. Receive professional tips from expert vendors. Preview the latest trends in wedding decor. Enter to win door prizes and vendor discounts. For reservations, call or email.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 in advance; $12 at the door

Age: All Ages

3-4:45pm Sun. Feb. 26

Gallery Event: Couples Yoga (For Singles)

A very unique experience that sets the stage for connecting with other singles in your area. The environment will be casual, creative, fun and relaxed. No yoga or dating experience required. Just come to socialize and we’ll keep things casual during the couple's yoga.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: Included in your fee: $2 off Lakely coupon, chance to win prizes from Misty Ross Yoga and more

Monday, Feb. 27th, 2017

1:30-3:30pm Mon. Feb. 27

Eau Claire Area Memory Café

The café offers a comfortable way for you and your care partner to have fun and socialize with others who have Mild Cognitive Impairment, early to moderate Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia, and those who worry about memory problems. 2nd Tuesdays 9:30-11:30am • Chippewa Valley Museum Auditorium, Carson Park // 4th Monday 1:30-3:30pm • St. John’s Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Avenue Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Feb. 28th, 2017

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

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

Thursday, Mar. 2nd, 2017

6:15pm Thu. Mar. 2

Menomonie Moose Lodge Bingo

Doors open at 6:15, Play begins at 7:30pm. Lunch served from 6:15 to intermission. Two alternating progressive Bingos.

Menomonie Moose Lodge 720 19th Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Play for as little as $4 for all 17 games

Friday, Mar. 3rd, 2017

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 3

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

Saturday, Mar. 4th, 2017

Sat. Mar. 4

Chippewa Youth Hockey Tournament

With two full sheets of ice, full concession stand, heated viewing area and more. See contact info for additional details or to learn how to register a team. Different age brackets compete during different weekends. Check the online schedule for a complete list of who plays and when.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

10am Sat. Mar. 4

Baskets & Brunch

Enjoy a breakfast brunch in the greenhouse, then discover the joy of creating your own hanging basket. You'll plant baby plants in your hanging basket. DTE will care for your baskets until they are ready to go outside. You can pick them up to take home in May.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $60 includes breakfast buffet and one basket; additional baskets are $50; registration required

Sunday, Mar. 5th, 2017

Sun. Mar. 5

Chippewa Youth Hockey Tournament

With two full sheets of ice, full concession stand, heated viewing area and more. See contact info for additional details or to learn how to register a team. Different age brackets compete during different weekends. Check the online schedule for a complete list of who plays and when.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

noon-3pm Sun. Mar. 5

Metropolis Resort Bridal Fair

The Metropolis Resort Bridal Fair will feature local wedding vendors, food samples from our resort, door prizes plus tours of our honeymoon suites and banquet space.

Metropolis Resort 5150 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $7/person in advance; $9/person at the door

6-11pm Sun. Mar. 5

5th Annual - “Not Quite All Night” Extravaganza

Stay out late and take advantage of a great selection of unique gifts and home décor items throughout our country store, great deals on plants, drink specials, and much more. In addition, 10” Hanging Baskets will be at our lowest price of the season each.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Mar. 7th, 2017

9pm Tue. Mar. 7

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. 8th, 2017

7pm Wed. Mar. 8

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

Thursday, Mar. 9th, 2017

Thu. Mar. 9

Eau Claire Figure Skating Competition

Individual events including long and short programs to music, spins , jumps, compulsory and artistic events are included. Scheduled events vary throughout each day. Visit online for details.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:15pm Thu. Mar. 9

Menomonie Moose Lodge Bingo

Doors open at 6:15, Play begins at 7:30pm. Lunch served from 6:15 to intermission. Two alternating progressive Bingos.

Menomonie Moose Lodge 720 19th Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Play for as little as $4 for all 17 games

Friday, Mar. 10th, 2017

Fri. Mar. 10

Eau Claire Figure Skating Competition

Individual events including long and short programs to music, spins , jumps, compulsory and artistic events are included. Scheduled events vary throughout each day. Visit online for details.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 10

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

Saturday, Mar. 11th, 2017

Sat. Mar. 11

Eau Claire Figure Skating Competition

Individual events including long and short programs to music, spins , jumps, compulsory and artistic events are included. Scheduled events vary throughout each day. Visit online for details.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10am Sat. Mar. 11

Baskets & Brunch

Enjoy a breakfast brunch in the greenhouse, then discover the joy of creating your own hanging basket. You'll plant baby plants in your hanging basket. DTE will care for your baskets until they are ready to go outside. You can pick them up to take home in May.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $60 includes breakfast buffet and one basket; additional baskets are $50; registration required

Sunday, Mar. 12th, 2017

Sun. Mar. 12

Eau Claire Figure Skating Competition

Individual events including long and short programs to music, spins , jumps, compulsory and artistic events are included. Scheduled events vary throughout each day. Visit online for details.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Mar. 14th, 2017

9:30-11:30am Tue. Mar. 14

Eau Claire Area Memory Café

The café offers a comfortable way for you and your care partner to have fun and socialize with others who have Mild Cognitive Impairment, early to moderate Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia, and those who worry about memory problems. 2nd Tuesdays 9:30-11:30am • Chippewa Valley Museum Auditorium, Carson Park // 4th Monday 1:30-3:30pm • St. John’s Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Avenue Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm Tue. Mar. 14

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. 15th, 2017

7pm Wed. Mar. 15

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

Thursday, Mar. 16th, 2017

6:15pm Thu. Mar. 16

Menomonie Moose Lodge Bingo

Doors open at 6:15, Play begins at 7:30pm. Lunch served from 6:15 to intermission. Two alternating progressive Bingos.

Menomonie Moose Lodge 720 19th Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Play for as little as $4 for all 17 games

Friday, Mar. 17th, 2017

9am-9pm Fri. Mar. 17

Eau Claire's Birthday Sale Weekend!

All weekend receive 15% OFF ALL "Eau Claire" apparel, art, things, and books at The Local Store! Eau Claire's Official Birthday is March 19 and we're turning 145! Join us at The Local Store and Volume One Gallery for a weekend of sales and events celebrating our great city.

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

3-8pm Fri. Mar. 17

Wisconsin Sport Show

Visit over 150 exhibitors, try to catch a big one at the huge indoor Trout Pond, attend professional hunting and fishing seminars, or shop any of our great outdoor businesses in; fishing, hunting, boating, camping, Canadian resorts, ATVs, RVs, pontoons, guns and accessories, outdoor retail, hunting dogs, clothing and more. Door prizes and concessions.

Menards Conference Center 5150 Menard Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Advance, $8 Door, Children 11 and younger FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 17

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

Saturday, Mar. 18th, 2017

9am-6pm Sat. Mar. 18

Wisconsin Sport Show

Visit over 150 exhibitors, try to catch a big one at the huge indoor Trout Pond, attend professional hunting and fishing seminars, or shop any of our great outdoor businesses in; fishing, hunting, boating, camping, Canadian resorts, ATVs, RVs, pontoons, guns and accessories, outdoor retail, hunting dogs, clothing and more. Door prizes and concessions.

Menards Conference Center 5150 Menard Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Advance, $8 Door, Children 11 and younger FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-9pm Sat. Mar. 18

Eau Claire's Birthday Sale Weekend!

All weekend receive 15% OFF ALL "Eau Claire" apparel, art, things, and books at The Local Store! Eau Claire's Official Birthday is March 19 and we're turning 145! Join us at The Local Store and Volume One Gallery for a weekend of sales and events celebrating our great city.

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Sunday, Mar. 19th, 2017

9am-4pm Sun. Mar. 19

Eau Claire's Birthday Sale Weekend!

All weekend receive 15% OFF ALL "Eau Claire" apparel, art, things, and books at The Local Store! Eau Claire's Official Birthday is March 19 and we're turning 145! Join us at The Local Store and Volume One Gallery for a weekend of sales and events celebrating our great city.

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

10am-4pm Sun. Mar. 19

Wisconsin Sport Show

Visit over 150 exhibitors, try to catch a big one at the huge indoor Trout Pond, attend professional hunting and fishing seminars, or shop any of our great outdoor businesses in; fishing, hunting, boating, camping, Canadian resorts, ATVs, RVs, pontoons, guns and accessories, outdoor retail, hunting dogs, clothing and more. Door prizes and concessions.

Menards Conference Center 5150 Menard Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Advance, $8 Door, Children 11 and younger FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Mar. 21st, 2017

9pm Tue. Mar. 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, Mar. 22nd, 2017

7pm Wed. Mar. 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

Thursday, Mar. 23rd, 2017

6:15pm Thu. Mar. 23

Menomonie Moose Lodge Bingo

Doors open at 6:15, Play begins at 7:30pm. Lunch served from 6:15 to intermission. Two alternating progressive Bingos.

Menomonie Moose Lodge 720 19th Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Play for as little as $4 for all 17 games

Friday, Mar. 24th, 2017

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 24

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

Monday, Mar. 27th, 2017

1:30-3:30pm Mon. Mar. 27

Eau Claire Area Memory Café

The café offers a comfortable way for you and your care partner to have fun and socialize with others who have Mild Cognitive Impairment, early to moderate Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia, and those who worry about memory problems. 2nd Tuesdays 9:30-11:30am • Chippewa Valley Museum Auditorium, Carson Park // 4th Monday 1:30-3:30pm • St. John’s Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Avenue Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Mar. 28th, 2017

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

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

Thursday, Mar. 30th, 2017

6:15pm Thu. Mar. 30

Menomonie Moose Lodge Bingo

Doors open at 6:15, Play begins at 7:30pm. Lunch served from 6:15 to intermission. Two alternating progressive Bingos.

Menomonie Moose Lodge 720 19th Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Play for as little as $4 for all 17 games

Friday, Mar. 31st, 2017

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 31

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

Saturday, Apr. 1st, 2017

1pm Sat. Apr. 1

3rd Annual Backgammon (Tavla) City Championship

All levels of experience are invited to participate Please register ahead of time by contacting Hans Kishel by either phone or e-mail.

McIntyre Library, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3pm Sat. Apr. 1

Bingo to Support Irvine Zoo

Half the proceeds go to the winner. The other half goes to Irvine Park Zoo.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Tuesday, Apr. 4th, 2017

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

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

Ongoing Events For 2/25/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc