Thursday, Jun. 22nd, 2017

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Jun. 22

Dinner Jazz: Angie Coyle Trio

Saxophonist Angie Coyle is an Eau Claire native and UWEC alum. She currently lives in Cincinnati, OH where she is pursuing a Master's degree in jazz studies. Angie will be joined by Jeremy Boettcher on bass as well as Ben Tweedt, an amazing pianist and fellow Master's student at the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Jun. 22

Burger King Classic Car Show

Classic cars, vintage, antique, muscle cars and more. Fun for the entire family.

Burger King - Downtown Chippewa Falls 228 W. River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Thu. Jun. 22

BookBike at Sounds Like Summer Concert Series

Look for the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library BookBike at the Sounds Like Summer Concert Series on Thursdays in Phoenix Park, as well as other special events, weather permitting. Check the library’s website for more information. The BookBike is a very small library branch on wheels.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Jun. 22

Open Mic Hosted by The Rock Creek Song Dogs

bring your talent or come to listen Farm to Fork wood-fired pizza starts at 5 open mic from 6 to 9 indoor and outdoor seating dogs are welcome too

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Jun. 22

CANCELLED: Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra w/ Eduardo Rafael

Among the members of the CVJO are many of the most respected jazz musicians in the Chippewa Valley, including full-time performers, music educators, students, and other community members with a passion for the art of the big band. Current local and native Brazilian Eduardo Rafael sings bluesy-pop songs with a touch of classic bossa nova influence.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:35pm Thu. Jun. 22

Eau Claire Express 2017 Season

Experience the excitement of live baseball as your hometown Eau Claire Express slug it out in historic Carson Park. June 3, at 7:05m vs. Mankato Moondogs June 4, at 5:05pm vs. Mankato Moondogs June 7, at 6:35pm vs. Rochester Honkers June…

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $9 general admission tickets, $11 reserved grand stand tickets, $14 reserved box tickets, $28 fan deck tickets | multi-game packages and group discounts available

Age: All Ages

6:35pm Thu. Jun. 22

Eau Claire Express vs Rochester Honkers

Get to Carson Park to watch the Eau Claire Express take on the Rochester Honkers.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 general admission tickets, $11 reserved grand stand tickets, $14 reserved box tickets, $28 fan deck tickets | multi-game packages and group discounts available

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Thu. Jun. 22

Music Over Menomin: Mike Malone Trio

Mike Malone is a versatile percussionist currently residing in Oshkosh and is an active freelance performer, educator, composer and clinician throughout northeastern Wisconsin. He continues to perform over 200 gigs a year, and has been featured in numerous festivals and events such as the Twin Cities Jazz Society’s Young Artists Series.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-10pm Thu. Jun. 22

Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild Presents: "Grease"

Meet Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum- snapping "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox, evoking the look and sound of the 1950's in this rollicking fun musical. Sandy is the new girl in town and Danny is the school's coolest greaser. Great song and dance numbers including "Summer Nights" and "Greased Lightnin'."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA; $10 Students

8pm Thu. Jun. 22

Love Taxi Reunion Party

For one night only this Eau Claire favorite funk cover band will take the stage at The Mousetrap for the first time in over two years.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Thu. Jun. 22

Vinyl Nights: Zach Hanson

Vinyl Nights are all about vibe Sit back and enjoy Late Night Happy Hour with half price taps, a drink or a koldtbord from the late-night menu while featured local musicians, collectors, and tastemakers play classic and new vinyl records live on stage. Local Zach Hanson will play an eclectic range of his favorites and yours.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

9pm Thu. Jun. 22

Clear Water Comedy: Steve Gillespie

Steve Gillespie is a Minneapolis based comedian who just released his new comedy album, "Alive on State"- which hit #1 on the iTunes charts. He has performed on Conan, Fox's Laughs, Seeso's The Guest List, and is here in Eau Claire. Doors at 8:30pm.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA; $3 with student ID; comes with a free domestic tap/rail drink/soda

Age: All Ages, Recommended 18+

Friday, Jun. 23rd, 2017

Fri. Jun. 23

Country Fest 2017

Four day long country musical experience in Cadott. Multiple stages and performance venues around the grounds. Pre-show on Wednesday for 4-day ticket holders. Features performances by Blake Shelton, Eric Church, Thomas Rett, Alabama, Wynonna and the Big Noise, Chris Young, and many many more

Country Fest Grounds 24447 County Highway S, Cadott

Cost: Ticket package information available online

7:30am-5pm Fri. Jun. 23

Rummagefest 2017

Brand new merchandise at rock bottom prices. Featuring local artisans. One-of-a-kind items. New patio furniture and outdoor decor. Domiciliary items. Seasonal items like Halloween and Christmas. Clothing and accessories. Items for kids. Located one block behind the roller skating rink on Melby Road.

Corner of Louis Ave. & McIntyre Ave., Eau Claire

9am Fri. Jun. 23

Colfax Free Fair

Entertainment, food, carnival rides, bean bag gournament, petting zoo, 4-H, and FFA exhibits. Fireworks on Friday night.

Colfax Fairgrounds, Colfax

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-8pm Fri. Jun. 23

Longest Leinie Friday

Get off work early and head to the Leinie Lodge for the Longest Leinie Friday of the summer. Fun contests, games, prizes, and music.

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

Cost: Armband of choice $5 or $10

Age: 21+

5-9pm Fri. Jun. 23

Wood-Fired Pizza Night at Farm to Fork

Farm to Fork wood-fired pizzas, fun for everyone. Gluten free available, fresh seasonal garden veggies, micro brews, micro vintner, and signature drinks. campfire sandbox. 9 hole Frisbee golf course indoor and outdoor seating dog friendly.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Jun. 23

Dinner Jazz: Bloomer Boy

Inspired by trios such as Fly, Trio Jeepy, Paul Motian trio, and many more, Carey will be joined by bassist Jeremy Boettcher and saxophonist Aaron Hedenstrom to explore jazz standards and originals.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

6:35pm Fri. Jun. 23

Eau Claire Express 2017 Season

Experience the excitement of live baseball as your hometown Eau Claire Express slug it out in historic Carson Park. June 3, at 7:05m vs. Mankato Moondogs June 4, at 5:05pm vs. Mankato Moondogs June 7, at 6:35pm vs. Rochester Honkers June…

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $9 general admission tickets, $11 reserved grand stand tickets, $14 reserved box tickets, $28 fan deck tickets | multi-game packages and group discounts available

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Fri. Jun. 23

Andy Hanson Performance

Hailing from Eau Claire, singer/ songwriter Andy Hanson finds inspiration for his songs in the highs, lows, optimistic, and fragile moments in life. With just his acoustic guitar, harmonica, and voice, Andy Hanson presents a show that is raw, intimate, and feels like a long lost friend.

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

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Fri. Jun. 23

Larry Past at Infinity Beverages

Larry Past playing a selection of acoustic folk/rock/americana covers and originals.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7pm Fri. Jun. 23

Live Music at Acoustic Cafe: Russell James Pyle

Albuquerque NM based singer/sonterwiter Russell James Pyle has received national acclaim, been selected as National Parks centennial artist-in-residence, and has released 2 albums. His music focuses on struggle and triumph, the natural world, and how he interacts with the world around him.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Jun. 23

UV Splash 5k by Color Dash

The Color Dash will donate 50% of the proceeds to the Eau Claire Children's Theater. Make sure to get there early to join in on the dance competitions, hula-hoop contest, and many more contests with awesome swag giveaways.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $40 GA, $50-75 Admission with free stuff, $21-28 per person in family

7-10pm Fri. Jun. 23

After Dark Presents: Northwoods Beer'd Fest

Grab your flannel and enjoy an evening in the Northwoods featuring live music, beard contests, lawn games, local beer vendors, woodcarving classes, chainsaw art demos, giant bonfire, s’mores and more.

Paul Bunyan Logging Camp Museum 1110 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $12

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Jun. 23

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+

7:30-10pm Fri. Jun. 23

Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild Presents: "Grease"

Meet Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum- snapping "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox, evoking the look and sound of the 1950's in this rollicking fun musical. Sandy is the new girl in town and Danny is the school's coolest greaser. Great song and dance numbers including "Summer Nights" and "Greased Lightnin'."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA; $10 Students

9pm Fri. Jun. 23

Vinyl Nights: Kyle Culver

Vinyl Nights are all about vibe. Sit back and enjoy the Late Night Happy Hour. Get half price taps, a drink, or a koldtbord from the late-night menu while featured local musicians, collectors, and tastemakers play classic and new vinyl records live on stage. Local Kyle Culver will play an eclectic range of his favorites and yours.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Jun. 23

Live Music at O'Leary's: Rattle Can Red

Enjoy some live music at O'Leary's from Rattle Can Red, a new band on the block.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Jun. 23

Live at the Mousetrap: FanOffBirdSafe + Beercan Pentagram

Fanoffbirdsafe is a three-piece Eau Claire-born group inspired by a lot of metal, punk, rock and alternative that plays at the sweet spot between familiar and bold. They'll be joined by Beercan Pentagram. Doors open at 8pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Jun. 24th, 2017

Sat. Jun. 24

Country Fest 2017

Four day long country musical experience in Cadott. Multiple stages and performance venues around the grounds. Pre-show on Wednesday for 4-day ticket holders. Features performances by Blake Shelton, Eric Church, Thomas Rett, Alabama, Wynonna and the Big Noise, Chris Young, and many many more

Country Fest Grounds 24447 County Highway S, Cadott

Cost: Ticket package information available online

7:30am-1pm Sat. Jun. 24

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more. An art market featuring local artists appears most Saturdays throughout the season.

Phoenix Park Pavilions Riverfront Terr., Eau Claire

Age: All ages

7:30am-5pm Sat. Jun. 24

Rummagefest 2017

Brand new merchandise at rock bottom prices. Featuring local artisans. One-of-a-kind items. New patio furniture and outdoor decor. Domiciliary items. Seasonal items like Halloween and Christmas. Clothing and accessories. Items for kids. Located one block behind the roller skating rink on Melby Road.

Corner of Louis Ave. & McIntyre Ave., Eau Claire

8am-1pm Sat. Jun. 24

Menomonie Farmers Market

Since 2000, this market has seen a remarkable growth in participation and sales. Farmer participation has increased from an average of 3-4 vendors in past seasons to 20 vendors at the peak of the summer harvest. A typical market day this past season had 15-20 farmers selling everything from vegetables to fruit, eggs, meats and handmade crafts.

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

Age: all ages

8am Sat. Jun. 24

Menomonie Airfest and Autorama

Menomonie Airfest & Autorama has a car show from 8am-3pm, a radar run from 11:30-12:30, a full air show from 1-3pm, and a pancake breakfast from 8-11am. There will be food, refreshments, kids activities, and more going on at the airfield.

Menomonie Municipal Airport 1390 Indianhead Dr., Menomonie

Cost: FREE Admission, $5 Parking

Age: All Ages

9am-2pm Sat. Jun. 24

River Prairie Apartment Complex: Open House

The doors have opened on the new Prairie Place apartment complex located in the River Prairie development district in Altoona. Enjoy beautiful views of the Eau Claire river and community park areas from the furnished roof top terrace that includes a fire pit. Offers July rent for free to anyone singing a 12 month lease.

River Prairie Apartment Complex River Prairie, Altoona

9-10am Sat. Jun. 24

High 5 Free Yoga

Enjoy free yoga all summer long. No experience necessary. A gentle, all-levels accessible practice, so makes for a great place start your yoga journey. Meet at the area around the Great Dane statue in front of the RCU building.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am Sat. Jun. 24

Colfax Free Fair

Entertainment, food, carnival rides, bean bag gournament, petting zoo, 4-H, and FFA exhibits. Fireworks on Friday night.

Colfax Fairgrounds, Colfax

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-2pm Sat. Jun. 24

16th Annual Garden Tour

Featuring five fabulous gardens in Dunn County. Silent auction of artwork, gifts, and more. Plants and garden items available for purchase. All proceeds support the programs of Stepping Stones. Tickets can be purchased in advance online.

Stepping Stones of Dunn County 1620 Stout Road, Menomonie

Cost: $13 pre-order, $15 day-of; 16 and under FREE

Age: All Ages

9am Sat. Jun. 24

Rock the Riverfront Featuring the Charity Classic Run/Walk

Presented by the RCU Foundation, this event features The Charity Classic, a 10k walk/run or 2 mile walk/run, a 1/2 and 1/4mile children's race. Includes music, family fun, activities, food trucks, and more. Proceeds benefit area charities. Race starts at 9am.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: Registration fee information available online

9:30-11:30am Sat. Jun. 24

BookBike at Downtown Farmers Market

The BookBike is a very small library branch on wheels. You will be able to check out materials, sign up for a library card, get answers to your reference questions, learn how to download digital content and so much more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

10am-5pm Sat. Jun. 24

Menomonie Blue Caps Vintage Base Ball Mini-Festival

The Menomonie Blue Caps vintage baseball exhibition team will host its 2nd batch of matches against 2 familiar foes and one new opponent. A ladies match is scheduled to be played at 2pm. Concessions will be available, bring a chair.

Phelan Park County Rd. Y and 21st Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Jun. 24

liveART 7

Head to Manyfires Art Studio & Farm, a beautiful property near Fall Creek, for a day of total art immersion. Explore the setting and the tons of activities going on, like life drawing, art projects for kids, painting in the open air, live music, artists creating artwork, dancers, food, and more.

Manyfires Studio & Farm 14008 Olson Dr., Fall Creek

10am-2pm Sat. Jun. 24

Waldemar Ager Association Open House

Ager Association members conduct tours in the house and provide background about Waldemar Ager. Owned by the Agers during the first half of the 20th century, the house is a meeting place for members and the general public and is now the repository of a fully catalogued library for research on Nordic languages, cultures, and history.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-4:30pm Sat. Jun. 24

Firewoods Pizza at River Bend

Stop out at River Bend winery for fresh, delicious wood-fired pizza. It's recommended to bring your own seating in case the patio is full.

River Bend Vineyard & Winery 10439 33rd Avenue, Chippewa Falls

2-5:30pm Sat. Jun. 24

Live Music on the Patio: Matt Wahl + Jim Schuh Duo

His original songs take you to sunny places for good times (and a few cold ones) with lots of favorites thrown in too. Matt has toured throughout the country and released 7 CDs of original music on his own record label. Jim Schuh began playing drums during the mid 1960s. Currently Jim also plays in his trio Schuh Fly and the Mark Heal. Wine, cheese, and snacks available.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

5-9pm Sat. Jun. 24

Wood-Fired Pizza Night at Farm to Fork

Farm to Fork wood-fired pizzas, fun for everyone. Gluten free available, fresh seasonal garden veggies, micro brews, micro vintner, and signature drinks. campfire sandbox. 9 hole Frisbee golf course indoor and outdoor seating dog friendly.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

5pm Sat. Jun. 24

Thorp Lions Demolition Derby

Thorp Lions Demolition Derby includes two classes: Super Stock all years eligible and Semi Stock Midsize. Rain Date June 25th.

Northside Park, Thorp

6:35pm Sat. Jun. 24

Eau Claire Express vs Rochester Honkers

Get to Carson Park to watch the Eau Claire Express take on the Rochester Honkers.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 general admission tickets, $11 reserved grand stand tickets, $14 reserved box tickets, $28 fan deck tickets | multi-game packages and group discounts available

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Jun. 24

Eau Claire Singles Connection Barn Dance

Meal at 7pm, Dance from 8pm-midnight. Potluck style meal. Meat & buns provided. Bring your own beverages.

Ted & Anna Govin’s Farm N4663 Highway H

Cost: $10 non-members, $5 members

7pm Sat. Jun. 24

Live Music at Acoustic Cafe: Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is an Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer. Mixing original tunes with songs by others that we like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and eclectic musical experience.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages