Tuesday, May. 29th, 2018

1-3pm Tue. May. 29

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

6:30pm Tue. May. 29

Tuesday Night Blues Concerts

The Chippewa Valley Blues Society hosts Tuesday evening concerts in Owen Park during the summer months. Features local favorites and a few from further flung locations. There'll be food vendors, great music, and an after party downtown at The Plus until 11pm. August 1st concert will be at Phoenix Park, not Owen Park.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:30pm Tue. May. 29

Eau Claire Guitar Club

Looking to improve your playing? Want to learn more about chords, strumming, improvising, and musical styles? Join instructor Tim Litscher (Evergreen Grass Band) for the Eau Claire Guitar Club. Bring your favorite songs to share (rock, country, folk, etc.) and learn new songs from others, too.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12+

8:30-11:30pm Tue. May. 29

Live Music at Cowboy Jack's: Open Mic

Preselected amateur and professional performs try out new material and plug upcoming shows. Variety of music genres: Jazz, Bluegrass, R&B, Country and Folk. Every Tuesday night at Cowboy Jack's.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Tue. May. 29

Open Mic at The Plus

Every Tuesday night at The Plus, open mic features tons of original music, full bands, acoustic performers, hip-hop, DJs, touring artists, and more before music gives way to standup comedy at 11pm, the truest way attendees can see the Eau Claire standup comedy scene blossom before their eyes.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

Thursday, May. 31st, 2018

6-9pm Thu. May. 31

Open Mic at Farm to Fork

Come as a listener or performer of music, poetry, and comedy. All are welcome. Bar and wood-fired pizza on site.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:45-8pm Thu. May. 31

Eau Claire Jazz Jam

A monthly, guided jam session led by one of Eau Claire’s top jazz musicians, Paul Brandt. Students of all abilities are welcome to attend and participate, but attendees should have a basic knowledge of chords and scales. Get your musical questions answered, make new friends, and taking your playing to the next level.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5, free for ECMS students

Age: 13+

7pm Thu. May. 31

Chi Hi Vocal Jazz Show

The Vocal Jazz from Chippewa Falls High School (Chi Hi) will be sharing a variety of styles and songs. From sweet Latin grooves, to some authentic blues, to many jazz standards! The 12 voice ensemble features all singers soloing within tunes as well as vocal jazz improv solos.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Friday, Jun. 1st, 2018

7pm Fri. Jun. 1

Live Music: Micah Ryan

Micah Ryan is a local singer/songwriter. He's been performing for a number of years and plays a balanced mixture of original songs and covers. His influences include John Legend, Adele, Jon McLaughlin, Josh Kelley, John Mayer, and Ed Sheeran.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Fri. Jun. 1

Live Music: The Strips + Raptor Octavius

The rock and roll synthesis born from thousands of hours sitting next to a record player. The voices of rock's vanguard soaked into The Strips' very souls. This is just the beginning. From basements to attics, and now to you. Opening Act is Eau Claire Rock n Roll band Raptor Octavius.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jun. 2nd, 2018

10am-1pm Sat. Jun. 2

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest

Ar weekly farm-focused weekend brunch with live music from 10am to 1pm. The menu boasts an array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more. The bar offers a variety of classic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and many others.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE, consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jun. 2

Live Music: Larry Past

A singer songwriter performing melodic, vocal oriented folk/rock/Americana music featuring select covers and originals from The Calling CD and his LP3 EP. Larry covers songs he loves from classic artists like The Beatles, Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones and Paul Simon, as well as by more modern acts.

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm N1409 566th St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sat. Jun. 2

Live Music: Randy Adams

An afternoon of live music by Randy Adams. Will have wine, cheese and snacks available for purchase, so come, relax and enjoy. Feel free to bring a chair for this outdoor event. The event will be moved indoors in the case of rain. No beverage carry-in allowed.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

2-5pm Sat. Jun. 2

Live Music at Autumn Harvest Winery

Enjoy live music on the patio at Autumn Harvest Winery & Orchard. It’s recommended to bring your own seating in case the patio fills up

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

5:15-6:30pm Sat. Jun. 2

Express Pre-Game Summer Music

Prior to all Saturday home games, local bands are performing live on the Hank Aaron Plaza. Admission to Express game not required.

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

Cost: FREE

7pm Sat. Jun. 2

Live Music: Wandarlie

Performs folk and cover songs with soul and emotion. Wandarlie has two musicians, Wanda Miller (vocalist) and Charlie Walters (Guitarist), both lifelong musicians that live in the Eau Claire area. They formed the band in August 2016. You will see them performing at various venues in Wisconsin and Minnesota.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Jun. 2

49th Annual Harmony Show “Hillbilly Harmony”

The award winning headliner, Vocality, is an exciting and entertaining a cappella quartet with a wide ranging repertoire from 60’s and 70’s classic rock tunes to Gospel to Broadway to Barbershop. Other entertainers are the Northern Lights Chorus, Back Forty, Dunn-4 and Sunshine Express Quartets.

Colfax High School 601 University Ave., Colfax

Cost: Adult $10 in advance, $12 at the door, Students (under 18) $3, “Afterglow” $2

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Jun. 2

David Bromberg Quintet

Legendary Blues Artist David Bromberg will play the Mabel Tainter.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $30

7:30pm Sat. Jun. 2

Hotel California: A Salute to the Eagles

Hotel California has become one of the most sought after acts in the world, with name recognition and true marquis value paralleling today's modern recording artists. Each concert presents an exciting showcase of The Eagles mega-hits such.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets $25-35

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jun. 3rd, 2018

10am-1pm Sun. Jun. 3

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest

Ar weekly farm-focused weekend brunch with live music from 10am to 1pm. The menu boasts an array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more. The bar offers a variety of classic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and many others.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE, consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

1:30-4pm Sun. Jun. 3

Summer Concert Sundays

Bring you friends and enjoy live entertainment from our patio or lawn, steps away from the vineyard and a world away from the everyday. Concerts are outside, so bring lawn-chairs and blankets as seating is limited.

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

Cost: FREE

1:30-4:30pm Sun. Jun. 3

Live Music: Kaiged Acoustic along with Kricket

Live music out at Jeremiah’s Bullfrog Fish Farm, featuring Kaiged Acoustic along with Kricket, this mother daughter duet along with Kricket play a variety of acoustic songs, from classic rock, country, and current hits. Enjoy some easy listening with blended harmonies.

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm N1409 566th St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4pm Sun. Jun. 3

Summer Concert Sundays: Sue Orfield

The Sue Orfield Band will be returning to River Bend once again to perform. Come enjoy a Sunday afternoon with some tunes in the vineyard with the very popular Sue Orfield Band and your favorite River Bend wines. It is recommended to bring your own seating.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-7pm Sun. Jun. 3

Live Music: Transistor Radio

Transistor Radio was born at The Stone's Throw in Eau Claire Wisconsin. It was the brainchild of lead guitar player Chris Connell to bring back the sounds of the 70s played on the Transistor Radio.

Pioneer Grill & Saloon E5699 Cty. Hwy. D, Menomonie

3-6pm Sun. Jun. 3

Live Music at Northwoods Brewpub: Kelsey Miles

Kelsey Miles is one of Wisconsin's newest and hottest high-energy rock, blues, and soul performers. In 2017 WAMI nominated her band, The Kelsey Miles Band, New Artist of the Year. Every acoustic performance is dripping with soul and will make you want to come back for more.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages with Parent

Tuesday, Jun. 5th, 2018

1-3pm Tue. Jun. 5

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

6:30pm Tue. Jun. 5

Tuesday Night Blues: Code Blue with Catya & Sue

Code Blue features Singer-Songwriter, Guitarist, Catya; Tenor Saxophonist, Composer, Sue Orfield; Lucas Fischer on Lead Guitar and Vocals; Randy Sinz on Basses and Vocals; and John LeBrun on Drums. Primarily a Blues band emphasizing original and traditional blues, Code Blue also throws in some original and classic R&B and Swing.

Owen Park Bandshell 1st Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Jun. 5

Tuesday Night Blues Concerts

The Chippewa Valley Blues Society hosts Tuesday evening concerts in Owen Park during the summer months. Features local favorites and a few from further flung locations. There'll be food vendors, great music, and an after party downtown at The Plus until 11pm. August 1st concert will be at Phoenix Park, not Owen Park.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Jun. 5

Eau Claire Guitar Club

Looking to improve your playing? Want to learn more about chords, strumming, improvising, and musical styles? Join instructor Tim Litscher (Evergreen Grass Band) for the Eau Claire Guitar Club. Bring your favorite songs to share (rock, country, folk, etc.) and learn new songs from others, too.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12+

8pm Tue. Jun. 5

Ludington Guard Band

A community concert band that was officially organized in 1888 with roots going back to 1877. They play a variety of classical band music, marches, overtures, show tunes and novelty pieces.

Wilson Park - Band Shell Wilson Ave and 8th St, Menomonie

8:30-11:30pm Tue. Jun. 5

Live Music at Cowboy Jack's: Open Mic

Preselected amateur and professional performs try out new material and plug upcoming shows. Variety of music genres: Jazz, Bluegrass, R&B, Country and Folk. Every Tuesday night at Cowboy Jack's.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Wednesday, Jun. 6th, 2018

7pm Wed. Jun. 6

Bartlett & Way: The Great American Songbook

With trumpet/flugelhorn and guitar/vocals, Todd Bartlett & Jerry Way explore the full spectrum of jazz standards. The much-loved melodies and lyrics are iconic, while the improvisational treatments are fresh and original. The duo approaches the repertoire with respect for tradition, coupled with a drive to innovate.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

7:30pm Wed. Jun. 6

Eau Claire Municipal Band Summer Concert Season

Listen to high quality, free entertainment by the oldest musical organization in Eau Claire. From traditional Sousa marches, patriotic melodies, pop, jazz, rock, and soundtracks, there is something for everyone's listening pleasure. July 4th concert is at 3pm.

Owen Park Bandshell 1st Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jun. 7th, 2018

5-9pm Thu. Jun. 7

45th Annual Altoona Cinder City Days

Featuring "Diamond Rio" on June 9th and Karaoke contest finale on June 8th at Altoona's new outdoor amphitheater at River Prairie Park. Other events include a carnival, boys baseball, softball, and dart tournaments; Spectrum Shuffle for Autism, quality craft & vendor sale, and a car show and charcoal chicken at 10th street park.

Most events at Cinder City Park, check website for full schedule/locations Spooner Ave and 10th St., Altoona

Cost: Diamond Rio Ticket Prices On Website |Free Admission To Other Parks

Age: All Ages

6-8:30pm Thu. Jun. 7

Sounds like Summer Concert Series

The Sounds Like Summer Concert Series is Volume One's Thursday night gig in downtown Eau Claire's Phoenix Park. Local bands play to crowds each night on the banks of the Chippewa River in June, July, and August. Enjoy a pre-show set from area singer/songwriters at 6pm. Multiple food vendors will have food for sale. Pets are allowed at the concert.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6pm Thu. Jun. 7

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: Waldemar + Nici Peper + Savannah Smith

Waldemar is lush and intricate, featuring dual drummers, trombone, synths, post-80's inspired guitars, poignant lyricism and layers of vocal harmonies. Nici Peper is an Americana singer-songwriter whose lyrics reflect the soul and honesty of their influences. Opener: Savannah Smith writes catchy folk-pop songs and on ukulele and guitar.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Jun. 7

Live Music: Larry Past

Come and enjoy the music of Larry Past on The Frog and Fly's patio over looking the lovely Larrabee Lake. Larry Past performs a wide variety of music on acoustic guitar by artists such as Leonard Cohen, the Beatles or Death Cab For Cutie, or songs from his Calling CD and LP3 EP.

The Frog and The Fly's Bistro Pub 27895 State Hwy 40, New Auburn

6-9pm Thu. Jun. 7

Open Mic at Farm to Fork

Come as a listener or performer of music, poetry, and comedy. All are welcome. Bar and wood-fired pizza on site.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Thu. Jun. 7

Live Music: Sundae & Mr. Goessl

Sundae + Mr. Goessl, features award-winning vocalist Kate Voss and Seattle's busiest freelance guitarist, Jason Goessl. This charming husband/wife duo incorporates humor, vintage style, interesting instrumentation, nostalgia and serious chops in their act.

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

Cost: FREE

Friday, Jun. 8th, 2018

1:30-4pm Fri. Jun. 8

Summer Concert Sundays

Bring you friends and enjoy live entertainment from our patio or lawn, steps away from the vineyard and a world away from the everyday. Concerts are outside, so bring lawn-chairs and blankets as seating is limited.

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

Cost: FREE

5-11:45pm Fri. Jun. 8

45th Annual Altoona Cinder City Days

Featuring "Diamond Rio" on June 9th and Karaoke contest finale on June 8th at Altoona's new outdoor amphitheater at River Prairie Park. Other events include a carnival, boys baseball, softball, and dart tournaments; Spectrum Shuffle for Autism, quality craft & vendor sale, and a car show and charcoal chicken at 10th street park.

Most events at Cinder City Park, check website for full schedule/locations Spooner Ave and 10th St., Altoona

Cost: Diamond Rio Ticket Prices On Website |Free Admission To Other Parks

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Jun. 8

Live Music: Proffunk

A quartet of many musical disciplines and experiences. Frank Watkins is on the keys and vocals, and axe-man Ryan Jones keeps things real. Selika Lawton is on vocals, keys and guitar and Clay Lawton holds down the low end. They bring funk, jazz, R&B and blues, playing an eclectic mix of covers and originals.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Jun. 8

Live Music: Jim Phillips

Singer/songwriter/guitarist Jim Phillips (a.k.a. “Dr. Jim”) performs an eclectic mix of current and classic material that spans five decades; a mix of folk rock, classic rock, alternative pop, classic country, blues, and originals.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-10pm Fri. Jun. 8

Ani DiFranco with Special Guest Haley Heynderickx

Ani DiFranco is a singer, musician, poet, songwriter, and activist with 20+ albums. DiFranco's music has been classified as folk rock and alternative rock, although it has additional influences from punk, funk, hip hop and jazz. She has released all her albums on her own record label, Righteous Babe, giving her significant creative freedom.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35-55

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Fri. Jun. 8

Christine Hitt CD Release Party

Critically acclaimed jazz singer & pianist Christine Hitt’s newest CD was produced by Grammy nominated pianist Geoffrey Keezer. This follow up to Hitt’s previous MAXJAZZ release is a swinging, hip romp through old & new standards.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Advance Tickets, $10 Day Of Show

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jun. 9th, 2018

10am-11:45pm Sat. Jun. 9

45th Annual Altoona Cinder City Days

Featuring "Diamond Rio" on June 9th and Karaoke contest finale on June 8th at Altoona's new outdoor amphitheater at River Prairie Park. Other events include a carnival, boys baseball, softball, and dart tournaments; Spectrum Shuffle for Autism, quality craft & vendor sale, and a car show and charcoal chicken at 10th street park.

Most events at Cinder City Park, check website for full schedule/locations Spooner Ave and 10th St., Altoona

Cost: Diamond Rio Ticket Prices On Website |Free Admission To Other Parks

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Jun. 9

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest

Ar weekly farm-focused weekend brunch with live music from 10am to 1pm. The menu boasts an array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more. The bar offers a variety of classic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and many others.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE, consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Jun. 9

Prevea + Chippewa Valley Family Present: Saturday Morning Hullabaloo

Hosted by acclaimed, kid-focused jazz player Tim Sullivan, these open air, interactive concerts will begin with an hour of music and games before our very special featured children's performers take over the park. Families are welcome to come and go as they enjoy the music, Farmers Market, and the Artist Market.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

2-5pm Sat. Jun. 9

Live Music at Autumn Harvest Winery

Enjoy live music on the patio at Autumn Harvest Winery & Orchard. It’s recommended to bring your own seating in case the patio fills up

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE