Wednesday, May. 24th, 2017

6-9pm Wed. May. 24

Open Mic Night at Farm to Fork Retreat

Open Mic Night at Farm to Fork Retreat. Share your musical talents. Wood-fired Pizzas, beer, and wine offered.

Farm to Fork Retreat S1-93 County Road BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE to Play; Pizza & Beverages extra

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. May. 24

Pure Water Paddlers - Weekly Social Paddle: Timber Terrace

Each week the Pure Water Paddlers go to a different spot in the Chippewa Valley. Every level of paddler welcome. Bring your own kayak, canoe or SUP and meet others who enjoy the sport. Life jacket required.

Timber Terrace Pumphouse Rd, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

6:30-8:30pm Wed. May. 24

Leinenkugel's Beer Dinner

With special guests Dick and John Leinenkugel. The beer dinner will be catered by KP Katering and all proceeds from this event will go to the Riverfront Park Project of Chippewa Falls. Limited seating available. Please call to make your reservation today.

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

Cost: $50

Age: 21+

6:30pm Wed. May. 24

Interfaith Prayer Service

For peace and unity for all people. The service includes prayer leaders from Protestant, QUaker, Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, Mennonite, Baha'i and Catholic traditions. Hospitality and education about ht eIslam traditional will follow the prayer service. All people and all faiths are welcome.

St. James Catholic Church 2502 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. May. 24

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 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Wed. May. 24

Trivia Night at The Plus hosted by Clear Water Comedy

The Plus and Clear Water Comedy bring you a new trivia experience that's one part comedy show, one part pub quiz, one part game show. Free to play and all ages welcome.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, May. 25th, 2017

5:30-8:30pm Thu. May. 25

Dinner Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher and Josh Gallagher

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar. He will be joined by good friend and incredible talent, Josh Gallagher, on the piano.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-8:30pm Thu. May. 25

Burger King Classic Car Show

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

Burger King - Menomonie 544 Main St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. May. 25

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

6-8pm Thu. May. 25

"Bluegrass on Badger" - Front Porch Concert and Kubb

Free neighborhood front porch bluegrass concert and kubb in the Eastside Hill. The street will be closed for yard games, blankets, chairs and meeting your neighbors around outdoor music.

Rizzo House 1903 Badger Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Thu. May. 25

Live Music: Erisa Rei and Lilly Kopp

Erisa Rei (Americana music artist) and Lilly Kopp (singer-songwriter) play live music at The Acoustic Cafe.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Thu. May. 25

Destination Yoga: The Oxbow Hotel

Join Latitude 44 at The Oxbow Hotel & The Lakely for a fun twist on Destination Yoga. Enjoy evening yoga with a DJ. Cap it with half off taps and we have the makings for a fun night out.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 ($12 for members)

Age: 21+

8:30pm Thu. May. 25

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Triple Feature Comedy Showcase

This triple comedy headliner showcase features Shannon Noll, a stand-up comedian and improviser from Chicago; Anthony SIraguse, a comedian and writer from Madison; and Jordan Casner of Minneapolis. Doors at 8pm.

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 (18+ Suggested)

Friday, May. 26th, 2017

11am-1pm Fri. May. 26

Brat Fry-Menomonie Market Food Co-op

Stop by for a local brat lunch featuring Deutsch Family Farm brats and various sides.

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

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Fri. May. 26

Summer Kick Off Party

Join Leinie Lodge for our Summer Kick Off Party. Music out on patios and giveaway.

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

Age: 21+

5-9pm Fri. May. 26

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. May. 26

Dinner Jazz: Josh Gallagher

Josh Gallagher is a native of Eau Claire, WI. In 2002, he went to Berklee College of music in Boston, MA on full scholarship. After two years, he was selected as the pianist in the Brubeck Institute Jazz Sextet where he performed with Bobby Watson, Rufus Reid, Jimmy Heath, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

7-9pm Fri. May. 26

Live Music: Davey J and Friends

You could describe the Jones Tones as a roots music combo with significant blues influences, but their musical range includes rock and roll, reggae, Sun Records-style country, and urban folk.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. May. 26

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+

8pm Fri. May. 26

Memorial Rocks Music Festival Day 1

With performances by Via, Catechize, War Without End, and Stare Across. VIP includes early entry before he doors open to mingle with the bands, 3 food tickets, and 6 drink tickets for all 3 days. Doors at 8pm.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 3 day VIP Pass $40; $5 single day advance ticket

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Fri. May. 26

Live Music at Tailgate's Sports Bar: Bear Creek Band

The Bear Creek Creek Band brings extreme variety and serious fun to Tailgate's Sports Bar & Grill in Eau Claire for an outdoor show featuring their excellent female vocalist Nicole Thomas and covering popular tunes ranging from Lady Antebellum to Lady GaGa.

Tailgates Sports Bar & Grill 1505 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

9pm Fri. May. 26

Vinyl Nights: Feng

Eaux Claires artist Sloslylove (Feng) will spin some of his favorite vibey jams. Enjoying craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, and the popular Scandinavian Koldtbord, where you create your own sharable feast of premium meats, cheeses, pickled vegetables, proteins, sauces, crackers and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm-1am Fri. May. 26

Live Music: Rockalypse

Rockalypse returns to burn out the sun at Tailgates once more. Enjoy the summer heat from some blistering classic and current rock. A 2 night extravaganza.

Tailgates Sports Bar & Grill 1505 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, May. 27th, 2017

7am-1pm Sat. May. 27

Weekend Brunch With Musical Guest Nick Seeger

Farm-focused weekend brunch with instrumental tunes from Nick Seeger from 10am-1pm. Midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, and more. Cassic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE; consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Sat. May. 27

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

8am-1pm Sat. May. 27

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-1pm Sat. May. 27

The Oz Run - 5K Run/Walk and Half Marathon

This annual Wizard of Oz-themed 5K Run/Walk and Half Marathon benefits Irvine Park and the new Southview Elementary Barrier Free Playground. Registered runners get race shirt and medal. Finish line festival with runner costume contest, prizes for top finishers, live music, hot dogs and brats, beer and root beer, petting zoo, bounce house and more.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $30-65 for adults; $20-30 for kids

Age: All Ages

10am-4:30pm Sat. May. 27

Marigold Cafe at River Bend

Marigold Cafe is a local food truck that specializes in Italian fare. They offer delicious grilled paninis and decadent gelato. It's recommended to bring your own seating in case the patio is full.

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

10am-2pm Sat. May. 27

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

2-5:30pm Sat. May. 27

Live Music on the Patio: Jess McChesney

AKA The Flying Carpet Show, Jess McChesney uses phrase sampling to bring depth to his solo show. Plays a variety of styles, genres, and grooves from classic, progressive, and folk rock, to funk and bluegrass.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Sat. May. 27

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

5-11:30pm Sat. May. 27

Kenton's Place Presents: Parents Date Night

A date night planned for parents who struggle to find a night away from the kids. Sponsored by Kenton's Place Family Support Center with Kid's Kingdom Early Childcare. Free daycare, silent auction, vendor show, comedy show, fancy dinner, dancing, and more. Dress for a classy evening, and let the kids have fun too.

Clarion Inn Campus Area 2703 Craig Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $70 per couple

5:30pm Sat. May. 27

Dinner Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher and Josh Gallagher

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar. He will be joined by Josh Gallagher on the piano.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. May. 27

Live Music: Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is 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

8pm Sat. May. 27

Memorial Rocks Music Festival Day 2

With performances by Skrog, American Grim, 7's Catacomb, Dissonant Mind. VIP includes early entry before he doors open to mingle with the bands, 3 food tickets, and 6 drink tickets for all 3 days. Doors at 8pm.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 3 day VIP Pass $40; $5 single day advance ticket

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. May. 27

Live Music: Schuh Fly

Plays a variety of popular 60s to 80s Classic Rock & Classic 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, Willie Nelson, Zac Brown and many more.

LakeHouse Grill & Pub E19986 County Road Nd, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. May. 27

Live Music: Chasing Mabel

Enjoy the best tunes from the '90s to the present day, performed live by one of the hottest bands in the region.

Jake's Supper Club E5690 County Rd. D, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

9pm-1am Sat. May. 27

No Coast Raps Present: Training Camp

This is a hip hop show/ rap battle event with some of the Midwest hottest rappers. There will be 6 total battles & 3 musical acts.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

9pm-1am Sat. May. 27

Live Music at Tailgate's Sports Bar: Bear Creek Band

The Bear Creek Creek Band brings extreme variety and serious fun to Tailgate's Sports Bar & Grill in Eau Claire for an outdoor show featuring their excellent female vocalist Nicole Thomas and covering popular tunes ranging from Lady Antebellum to Lady GaGa.

Tailgates Sports Bar & Grill 1505 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

9pm Sat. May. 27

Late Jazz: Tall Tales

Tall Tales is Dean Granros plus some Minneapolis heavy-hitters: Zacc Harris, Chris Bates, Jay Epstein. In addition to enjoying craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, order from the popular late-night menu, featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, where you create your own sharable feast.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9-11pm Sat. May. 27

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

9pm-1am Sat. May. 27

Live Music: Rockalypse

Rockalypse returns for a 2 nite weekend of blistering classic and current rock'n roll.

Tailgates Sports Bar & Grill 1505 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, May. 28th, 2017

7am-1pm Sun. May. 28

Weekend Brunch With Musical Guest Nick Seeger

Farm-focused weekend brunch with instrumental tunes from Nick Seeger from 10am-1pm. Midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, and more. Cassic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE; consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

7am-6pm Sun. May. 28

Leinenkugel’s Chippewa Valley Century Ride

Starting at Irvine Park, Chippewa Falls, WI. Century Ride (35, 50, 75, or 100 miles). Rest stops with food and water, sag wagons, and brat feed. Go online for more information and the registration form. The entry fee includes brats and all the 'fixins', soda and Leinenkugel's beer.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $35; $40 after 5/12, family rates available

Age: All Ages

8-10am Sun. May. 28

Free Breakfast

Join Bread of Life Ministry for its first Free Breakfast at Hope Gospel Mission. Speaker Dennis M. Smith - Graduate of Pacific Garden Mission in Chicago. Live inspiring music will also be played.

Hope Gospel Mission 8 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

noon-5pm Sun. May. 28

Sunday Fun at Farm to Fork

A fun-day for family, spend the day in the yard playing bean bag toss, horse shoes and 9 hole Frisbee golf. There will be drink specials and wood-fired pizzas available including gluten free crusts.

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

6pm Sun. May. 28

Memorial Rocks Music Festival Day 3: Soil + Beyond Threshold

The 20th Anniversary of metal rock band Soil. They'll be joined by Beyond Threshold, a hardcore metal band. Additional performances of Reckless Redemption, Breed, and Evernoir. VIP includes early entry before the doors open to mingle with the bands, 3 food tickets, and 6 drink tickets for all 3 days. Doors at 6pm. VIP doors at 4pm.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 3 day VIP Pass $40; $15 single day advance ticket

Age: 21+

6-9pm Sun. May. 28

Anything Goes Open Mic

Every fourth Sunday brings the Anything Goes Open Mic to Dean & Sue's, hosted by Two Frets Up. All singers, musicians, comedians, and poets are invited to perform. This event is open to the general public.

Dean & Sue’s Bar & Grill 2002 Midway Rd., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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