Saturday, May. 9th, 2020

1:30pm Sat. May. 9

Eau Claire Children's Theater: Diary of a Worm, a Spider, & a Fly

Is Spider getting too big for his own skin? Will Fly find her superhero powers in time to save her Aunt Rita? Will Worm learn to stand on his own two feet…even though he doesn’t have feet? See the world from a bug’s perspective in this hilarious musical based on the books by Doreen Cronin.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

2pm Sat. May. 9

Menomonie Theater Guild: Black Friday

A play by Menomonie native and founding member of MTG, John Russell, recalls the last moments of President Abraham Lincoln’s life in that fateful balcony seat in Ford's Theater. Theater-goers will step back to April 14, 1865 and be a part of an immersive evening of history and drama.

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

Cost: Admission Information Online

5-8:30pm Sat. May. 9

Downtown Car Shows

On the second Saturday of each month, Graham Ave becomes a show room for up to 75 classic cars, trucks, and motorcycles. Guests can vote on their favorite vehicles, enjoy some live music, and sample some street food on a nostalgic summer night in Downtown Eau Claire.

Downtown Graham Ave. Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. May. 9

Chippewa Valley Theater Guild: Legally Blonde the Musical

A fabulously fun award-winning musical based on the adored movie, following the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes and scandal as a Harvard Law student.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $30 GA, $15 student/youth

7:30pm Sat. May. 9

Menomonie Theater Guild: Black Friday

A play by Menomonie native and founding member of MTG, John Russell, recalls the last moments of President Abraham Lincoln’s life in that fateful balcony seat in Ford's Theater. Theater-goers will step back to April 14, 1865 and be a part of an immersive evening of history and drama.

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

Cost: Admission Information Online

9:20-11:20pm Sat. May. 9

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Members of the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society sponsor public observing sessions on clear Saturdays May though October (except 7/4 and 8/22). Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours. Come out and enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city.

Hobbs Observatory S1 County Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free, donations accepted

Age: All ages.

10pm Sat. May. 9

Cowboy Jack's After Dark

Dance the night away every Saturday night at Cowboy Jack's! Live DJ, dancing, karaoke, and happy hour all begin at 10pm.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Sunday, May. 10th, 2020

Sun. May. 10

Bingo Night at The Plus

Bingo Night is every Sunday night at The Plus. Buy one, get one free drinks from 8pm-close, full restaurant service, and chances to win free food, beverage and event giveaways.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am Sun. May. 10

VFW Breakfast

Breakfast will be served by the Altoona VFW and Auxiliary.

Altoona VFW 1419 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 4-9

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sun. May. 10

Chippewa Valley Theater Guild: Legally Blonde the Musical

A fabulously fun award-winning musical based on the adored movie, following the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes and scandal as a Harvard Law student.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $30 GA, $15 student/youth

2pm Sun. May. 10

Menomonie Theater Guild: Black Friday

A play by Menomonie native and founding member of MTG, John Russell, recalls the last moments of President Abraham Lincoln’s life in that fateful balcony seat in Ford's Theater. Theater-goers will step back to April 14, 1865 and be a part of an immersive evening of history and drama.

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

Cost: Admission Information Online

9pm Sun. May. 10

Bennyoke

Come to Bennyoke every Wednesday and Sunday and sing your favorite karaoke songs.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

Monday, May. 11th, 2020

9pm Mon. May. 11

Karaoke Night at The Plus

With full service menu of appetizers, entrees, and pizzas until midnight, this all ages venue offers the perfect place to sing a tune with friends. Buy one, get one free drink special for the 21+ crowd from 9pm-midnight!

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, May. 12th, 2020

11am-1pm Tue. May. 12

Coffee & Coloring (Adult)

Adults of all ages are invited to color. All materials are provided.

Cadott Library 331 N Main St, Cadott

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

4-5pm Tue. May. 12

Learn2Play: Tabletop & Board Games

Learn2Play introduces new players to tabletop games. Every month features a new game title. Upcoming titles include: Trash Pandas, Dragonwood, Scrabble, and Bears vs. Babies. The library features nearly 80 board games, available for in-library play any time.

Cadott Public Library 331 Main St., Cadott

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Tue. May. 12

Open Mic & Musician Gathering at Bridgewater Pub

Every Tuesday enjoy live music with your dinner & drinks, hosted by Jeff White. Quality sound & lights. BYO instrument or just come listen. Discounted hotel rooms w/indoor pool on Tuesdays for open mic players.

Bridgewater Restaurant & Pub at The Avalon 1009 W. Park Ave, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Tue. May. 12

Tainter Menomin Lake Improvement Association Monthly Meeting

No matter who you are, you live in a watershed and your voice matters. Come introduce yourself to other watershed citizens at this month's TMLIA meeting.

Dunn County Fish and Game Clubhouse 1600 Pine Ave, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Tue. May. 12

Dj Bingo at Westside Bar & Grill

A new spin on a classic game! Instead of calling numbers, they play songs. Free to play and you win prizes, including a progressive jackpot for the final blackout round that is added to every week.

Westside Bar & Grill 1807 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-11pm Tue. May. 12

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists in The Chippewa Valley. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, and improv welcomed.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Tue. May. 12

Judy Collins

Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism. In the 1960s, she evoked both the idealism and steely determination of a generation united against social and environmental injustices.

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

Cost: $50

Age: All Ages

8:30-10:30pm Tue. May. 12

B-Movie Night

Head to Not Just Anybody's Bikes & Books on the second Tuesday of every month at 8:30 pm to celebrate the unique, creative, and sometimes bizarre world of low-budget and independent cinema. Find the movie schedule on their Facebook page.

Not Just Anybody's Bikes & Books 416 Gray Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

Wednesday, May. 13th, 2020

6-7am Wed. May. 13

Alive by 715 - Free Fitness

Free fitness and community building for anyone. Workouts are different every week, but you can expect high energy, unconditional acceptance no matter your ability, leaving with a better mood, and new friends.

UW-Eau Claire sprites (campus mall) 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Wed. May. 13

Cards & Coffee

Adults are invited to play casual card games while sipping a hot beverage of choice. In additional to traditional playing cards, the library offers a selection of popular and unique card games as part of our Tabletop Game collection.

Cadott Library 331 N Main St, Cadott

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6-8pm Wed. May. 13

Bingo at The Red Mixer

Different sponsors weekly. Plus wine & cocktail specials.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Wed. May. 13

DJ Trivia

Weekly general knowledge Trivia with Djtrivia of the Chippewa Valley. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places prizes.

Westside Bar & Grill 1807 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Any

7:30pm Wed. May. 13

Kaia String Quartet

Chicago-based KAIA is devoted to capturing the essence of Latin American culture through the medium of the string quartet

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

9pm Wed. May. 13

Bennyoke

Come to Bennyoke every Wednesday and Sunday and sing your favorite karaoke songs.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

Thursday, May. 14th, 2020

7-8:30pm Thu. May. 14

Dj Trivia at Dean & Sue's

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8:30pm Thu. May. 14

Dj Trivia at the Pourhouse

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: Free

Age: 21+

7:30pm Thu. May. 14

Eau Claire Children's Theater: Disenchanted

Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Handsome princes on noble steeds. Who needs ‘em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses! In this irreverent PG-13 musical comedy, the original storybook heroines are all grown-up and ready to set the record straight with songs like “Insane!” and “All I Want to Do is Eat.”

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

9pm Thu. May. 14

Karaoke at Cowboy Jack's

Sing the night away at Cowboy Jack's every Thursday from 9-midnight for Karaoke night.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Friday, May. 15th, 2020

Fri. May. 15

Friday Night Games

Whether or not you're new to the hobby, venture down the rabbit hole of modern board gaming with the Eau Claire Board Game Group! An evening of selected games and people there to teach them! All skill levels and ages welcome (with parental discretion).

Clairemont Comics 2215 Fairfax St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9:30pm Fri. May. 15

Knights of Columbus Progressive Bingo

Knights of Columbus 974 Progressive Bingo starting at 7pm, doors open at 5pm food and refreshments are available.

Knights of Columbus 236 Pumphouse Road, Chippewa Falls

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Fri. May. 15

NOTA Spring Book Release Party

Pick up the newest edition of NOTA, and enjoy some music at the Spring 2020 Book Release Party. An open mic will be available for anyone to share their works of literature. Celebrate a passion of poetry, prose, and art in a creative environment.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. May. 15

Eau Claire Children's Theater: Disenchanted

Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Handsome princes on noble steeds. Who needs ‘em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses! In this irreverent PG-13 musical comedy, the original storybook heroines are all grown-up and ready to set the record straight with songs like “Insane!” and “All I Want to Do is Eat.”

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

8-11pm Fri. May. 15

Live Music: JFT Lite

This group really involves the audience. The band’s full playlists are distributed to the audience who then select the songs that are performed for that show. Many songs are performed with audience participation. Every show is led by that audience and every show is different.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

9pm Fri. May. 15

Open Mic at The Sandbar

All acts welcome. Sign up starts at 8:30pm.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, May. 16th, 2020

7:30pm Sat. May. 16

Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra: American Dreams

The Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra will end the season with American Dreams, a celebration of brilliance and ingenuity of American Composers. Soloists include oboist Steven Maijala, harpist Serena O'Meara, and soprano Diana Cataldi.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $29 adults, $5 for youth under 21

7:30pm Sat. May. 16

Eau Claire Children's Theater: Disenchanted

Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Handsome princes on noble steeds. Who needs ‘em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses! In this irreverent PG-13 musical comedy, the original storybook heroines are all grown-up and ready to set the record straight with songs like “Insane!” and “All I Want to Do is Eat.”

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

8-9pm Sat. May. 16

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented by members of the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the CVAS website for this month's topic and target audience. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory S1 County Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free, donations accepted

Age: Age appropriateness varies.

9:28-11:28pm Sat. May. 16

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Members of the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society sponsor public observing sessions on clear Saturdays May though October (except 7/4 and 8/22). Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours. Come out and enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city.

Hobbs Observatory S1 County Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free, donations accepted

Age: All ages.

10pm Sat. May. 16

Cowboy Jack's After Dark

Dance the night away every Saturday night at Cowboy Jack's! Live DJ, dancing, karaoke, and happy hour all begin at 10pm.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Sunday, May. 17th, 2020

Sun. May. 17

Bingo Night at The Plus

Bingo Night is every Sunday night at The Plus. Buy one, get one free drinks from 8pm-close, full restaurant service, and chances to win free food, beverage and event giveaways.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am Sun. May. 17

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship.

Lake Street United Methodist Church 337 Lake Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sun. May. 17

Tie the Knot Wedding Fair

Meet local vendors, get wedding planning advice, win huge door prizes, enjoy cocktails and appetizers, and tour our hotel. Find a venue, set up a group block of rooms, and meet lots of local wedding experts.

Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $6

1:30pm Sun. May. 17

Eau Claire Children's Theater: Disenchanted

Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Handsome princes on noble steeds. Who needs ‘em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses! In this irreverent PG-13 musical comedy, the original storybook heroines are all grown-up and ready to set the record straight with songs like “Insane!” and “All I Want to Do is Eat.”

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

9pm Sun. May. 17

Bennyoke

Come to Bennyoke every Wednesday and Sunday and sing your favorite karaoke songs.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

Monday, May. 18th, 2020

9pm Mon. May. 18

Karaoke Night at The Plus

With full service menu of appetizers, entrees, and pizzas until midnight, this all ages venue offers the perfect place to sing a tune with friends. Buy one, get one free drink special for the 21+ crowd from 9pm-midnight!

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, May. 19th, 2020

11am-1pm Tue. May. 19

Coffee & Coloring (Adult)

Adults of all ages are invited to color. All materials are provided.

Cadott Library 331 N Main St, Cadott

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6-9pm Tue. May. 19

Open Mic & Musician Gathering at Bridgewater Pub

Every Tuesday enjoy live music with your dinner & drinks, hosted by Jeff White. Quality sound & lights. BYO instrument or just come listen. Discounted hotel rooms w/indoor pool on Tuesdays for open mic players.

Bridgewater Restaurant & Pub at The Avalon 1009 W. Park Ave, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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