Friday, Feb. 22nd, 2019

5-8pm Fri. Feb. 22

Summer Shandy Release Party

Join Leinenkugel's to tap the first keg of Summer Shandy. Live music by the Big Deeks, fresh cold beer, snacks, and prizes.

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

Cost: $15

6-8pm Fri. Feb. 22

Maria Smoczyk: Solo Piano

Maria has been a passionate lover of music all her life and has been playing piano by ear and singing since the age of 9. Not only performing across the state with her family's musical group growing up, but also engaging in various local plays she is no stranger to the art of live performances.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30pm Fri. Feb. 22

The Fire Ball: Apoqlypse

The Fire Ball is UW‐Eau Claire's drag ball extravaganza featuring local and national drag performers, including a headliner superstar from "RuPaul's Drag Race." All proceeds fund student social justice advocacy efforts through UWEC's Gender & Sexuality Resource Center.

Ojibwe Ballroom, Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire Davies Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 general admission

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Feb. 22

"Get Shrekked" Bar Crawl

All who love Shrek are welcome at this bar crawl. Costumes encouraged but not required. Bar crawl t-shirts will be available soon.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Feb. 22

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy 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. Feb. 22

Brady Luke Music with Sage Leary

Enjoy these two amazing musicians! A country and blues combination.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

8pm Fri. Feb. 22

Live Music: Evernoir + Standing Alliance + Dissonant Mind

Evernoir is a local alternative metal rock outfit. Standing Alliance plays "melodic metalcore." Dissonant Mind is a hard rock quartet that fuses rock music with various genres to create unique compositions.

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

Cost: $5

8:30pm Fri. Feb. 22

Late Night Jazz: Mike Malone Trio

A dynamic percussionist based out of Northeast Wisconsin. He performs over 200 gigs annually ranging from jazz to R&B. He tours with Five By Design and has previously toured with Ray Brown Jr and The Glenn Miller Orchestra. Tonight he will be joined by Sue Orfield and Josh Gallagher.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Feb. 23rd, 2019

4-9pm Sat. Feb. 23

Mardi Gras Masquerade

Every parent deserves a night out! Enjoy an evening of drinks, merriment, and dance. A 4 course meal is provided by Premiere Catering & Events. Games, prizes, auctions, and giveaways throughout the evening. Recommended attire is cocktail elegant, with awards for best dressed couple, best mask, and more!

Varsity Club Event Center (Premiere Events & Catering) 2106 N Clairemont, Eau Claire

Cost: $55 (includes dinner)

Age: 21+

6-8pm Sat. Feb. 23

Justin Jay Arnold Live

Chippewa Valley singer/songwriter Justin Jay Arnold returns for a night of all-original music. Hear the sandpapered vocals and genuine lyrics of a performer who has been compared to Johnny Cash, Kurt Cobain, Bruce Springsteen and Chris Stapleton.

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

6:30pm Sat. Feb. 23

The Fire Ball: Apoqlypse

The Fire Ball is UW‐Eau Claire's drag ball extravaganza featuring local and national drag performers, including a headliner superstar from "RuPaul's Drag Race." All proceeds fund student social justice advocacy efforts through UWEC's Gender & Sexuality Resource Center.

Ojibwe Ballroom, Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire Davies Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 general admission

Age: 21+

7:30-10pm Sat. Feb. 23

Howard "Guitar" Luedtke CD Release Show

Howard "Guitar" Luedtke CD Release - "Meet Me in Muscle Shoals" with Blue Max and Nick Foytik. Doors 7:30; Show 8pm.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 Advance; $10 At Door

8-11pm Sat. Feb. 23

Joyann Parker Live

Joyann Parker is a must-see addition to the Indie Blues music scene and brings a full range of talent to her performances as an accomplished singer, pianist and songwriter. She has performed for thousands at major venues and festivals across the country.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm-2am Sat. Feb. 23

Magnum Tenebrosum: Promidal's Official Wisconsin CD Release

Zerobudget Records presents Promidal's Official Wisconsin Release of their new title, Magnum Tenebrosum. Featuring Twin Cities acts: Endless Reign, Promidal, Beastface, and VVOLF MASK. Doors at 8pm.

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

Cost: $7

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. Feb. 23

Live Music: MoJo Blues Band

MOJO is the newest project of Mojo Lemon Blues Band co-founder "Mojo Terry" Demars. Mojo Lemon Blues Band was voted "Best Blues Band in the Chippewa Valley" by Volume Magazine readers from 2008-2014.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Feb. 23

Live Music: Virginia Steel

Virginia Steel puts there twist on some legendary classics while interacting with crowd. This is a 2 person Variety Show featuring Virginia Shoemaker and Peter Phippen.

The Playhouse s7650 State Hwy 37, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Feb. 23

Live Music: 40 Fingers

40 Fingers is back at the Starr Ave VFW and they're bringing all the dance tunes you can handle from your younger years. Four voices and 5 instruments makes for a whole lotta variety for your ears and feet.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Sat. Feb. 23

Late Night Jazz: Mike Malone Trio

A dynamic percussionist based out of Northeast Wisconsin. He performs over 200 gigs annually ranging from jazz to R&B. He tours with Five By Design and has previously toured with Ray Brown Jr and The Glenn Miller Orchestra. Tonight he will be joined by Sue Orfield and Josh Gallagher.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Feb. 24th, 2019

7:30pm Sun. Feb. 24

Sama with Noel Hanson & Sloar and Mordor

Sama is a queer-folk-punk musician from St Cloud. For 15 years, she has toured as a solo artist and as a member of anarcho-punk band Ring Of Truth. Sama is very vocal and open about being a trans-woman and a lesbian, and it plays a big part in her music. With Noel Hanson and duo Sloar & Mordor.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

Monday, Feb. 25th, 2019

7-9pm Mon. Feb. 25

Amp Quiz Trivia at River Inn Bar

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

River Inn Bar 10418 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-9:30pm Mon. Feb. 25

Bingo Night

The Growler Guys is hosting Bingo every Monday night.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Tuesday, Feb. 26th, 2019

6-8pm Tue. Feb. 26

Amp Quiz Trivia at Gilligan's

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Gilligan's 2542 8 1/4 Avenue, Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Feb. 26

Amp Quiz Trivia at Eau Galle Grille

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Eau Galle Grill & Saloon N383 County Road D, Eau Galle

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Feb. 26

Amp Quiz Trivia at Sammy's

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Feb. 26

Amp Quiz Trivia at the Tomahawk Room

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Tue. Feb. 26

Poker Night

The Growler Guys hosts a 10 week Texas Hold'em tournament. The winner of each week will advance to the Tournament of Champions game. Participation is given on a first come first serve basis with a 20 player max.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Wednesday, Feb. 27th, 2019

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 27

Wine and Bingo Night

The Ivory Piano Bar hosts a wine and bingo night where you can win tons of prizes.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 27

Central Waters Tasting Event

Scott from Central Waters Brewing will be in town giving out prizes and talking beer. Drawings every 30 minutes.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Feb. 27

Amp Quiz Trivia at Back 40 Dining & Cocktails

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Back 40 Dining & Cocktails 19037 State Hwy 40, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Wed. Feb. 27

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

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 27

Amp Quiz Trivia at Wayside Bar and Grill

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Wayside Bar & Grill 18091 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 27

Jazz Session

A night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. 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 - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 27

Amp Quiz Trivia at Ray's Place

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Ray’s Place 838 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-9:30pm Wed. Feb. 27

Name That Tune Trivia Night

This evening is name that tune trivia night at The Plus. This evening's songs will all be radio hits from the 70s 80s and 90s. They play a clip of a song, you name the artist and song title. Put a team together and play with us. Prizes in store for winning teams.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Wed. Feb. 27

Carrie Nation and the Speakeasy and Jayke Orvis

Carrie Nation & The Speakeasy's sound has been described as a stage coach in overdrive, has brought their eclectic blend of punk, bluegrass, and dixieland to packed bars, basements, and festivals across the US since their inception in the spring of 2007. Doors @ 8

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Thursday, Feb. 28th, 2019

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 28

Winter After Hours 2019

There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 28

Amp Quiz Trivia at Pokegama Inn

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Pokegama Lakeside Tavern & Grill 840 Banks Ave., Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:45pm Thu. Feb. 28

Manifest Open Mic

Enjoy local open mic musicians or take the stage yourself.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Thu. Feb. 28

Decadent Cabaret 40

Celebrate 40 years of Decadent Cabaret with one of the most diverse lineups ever assembled. Art displays from Artisan Forge, aerobatics from the Torch Sisters, and featuring a killer musical lineup including area favorites like Irie Sol, Pit Wagon, FM Down, and much more.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10/day, $25 for 3 days

7-9pm Thu. Feb. 28

Amp Quiz Trivia at Monk's

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Monk's Bar & Grill 3560 Oakwood Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30-11pm Thu. Feb. 28

Vinyl Nights: Matt Mabis

Enjoy a selection of vinyls spun throughout the night while enjoying craft cocktails, regional beers/wines, and the popular late-night menu, featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, a 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

Friday, Mar. 1st, 2019

6:30pm Fri. Mar. 1

Singin' in the Band: Live Band Karaoke Fundraiser

This live band karaoke event is a fundraiser for the Chippewa Valley Museum. Features pop-up museum exhibit, wine pull, raffle, light food, cash bar, performance by the Sue Orfield Band, and a karaoke show with Jenny and the Jets. Grab a $10 karaoke slot and sing to raise money for the museum.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 advance, $45 at the door

7-10pm Fri. Mar. 1

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy 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+

7pm Fri. Mar. 1

Decadent Cabaret 40

Celebrate 40 years of Decadent Cabaret with one of the most diverse lineups ever assembled. Art displays from Artisan Forge, aerobatics from the Torch Sisters, and featuring a killer musical lineup including area favorites like Irie Sol, Pit Wagon, FM Down, and much more.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10/day, $25 for 3 days

Saturday, Mar. 2nd, 2019

4:30pm Sat. Mar. 2

Decadent Cabaret 40

Celebrate 40 years of Decadent Cabaret with one of the most diverse lineups ever assembled. Art displays from Artisan Forge, aerobatics from the Torch Sisters, and featuring a killer musical lineup including area favorites like Irie Sol, Pit Wagon, FM Down, and much more.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10/day, $25 for 3 days

7pm Sat. Mar. 2

Live Music: Past & The Present

Performing an eclectic mix of covers from the 1960s to the present, as well as melodic, moody originals, including songs from their forthcoming CD. Larry Past - Acoustic Guitar/Vocals; Chris Andresen - Bass; Eric C. Thompson - Synth/Percussion; Anastasia Vishnevsky - Guitar/Vocals.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. Mar. 2

Live Music: Big Bang

Big Bang, a Rock and Country cover band will play the Snout Saloon.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Mar. 2

Live Music: 40 Fingers

The area's favorite dance band is back with your songs from the 60's on up to today. Enjoy a pizza and your preferred beverage, then hit the dance floor and shake your groove thang.

VFW Post 7232 2900 W Folsom St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+