Thursday, Oct. 24th, 2019

9pm Thu. Oct. 24

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

9pm-2am Thu. Oct. 24

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Friday, Oct. 25th, 2019

9am-6pm Fri. Oct. 25

DCHS Fall Rummage Sale

Come check out this huge rummage sale in Menomonie. There is always something for everyone of all ages, and then some more. Donation drop off will be on Wednesday, October 23rd from 9 am - 7 pm.

Menomonie Veterans Center E4710 County Rd. BB, Menomonie

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Oct. 25

Holiday Bazaar & Craft Sale

Bring Your Friends & Family! Local Vendors Featuring: Homemade Candles, Jams & Jellies, Seasonal Crafts, Papercraft Greeting Cards, USborne Books, Handcrafted Jewelry, Hand-painted Wine Glasses, Quilts & Knits, Fractal…

Dove Healthcare 3656 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-5:30pm Fri. Oct. 25

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: Active Voices: Poetry and Social Justice

Two Wisconsin Poets Laureate, Kim Blaeser (2015–2016) and Margaret Rozga (2019–2020) will read from their recent work and engage in dialogue about their poetry, its sources, and the roles they see it enacting in the world. They will welcome questions and comments from the audience.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5-9pm Fri. Oct. 25

Spook Night

A kid friendly Halloween “Spook Night” full of fun and excitement. DJ entertainment, huge inflatables, face painting, games and prizes. The Haunted Tunnel, Sea of Spiders and Touch and Feel Guessing Game are just a few of the spooktacular activities that your kids will love.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $5/person, FREE for kids 2 and under

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Oct. 25

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: An Evening With the Authors Featuring B.J. Hollars

Enjoy the opportunity to meet and mingle with some of the festival authors with delicious food ahead of B.J. Hollars’s presentation: Things that Go Bump When You Write: On Monsters, Martians and the Search for the Truth in the Strange.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 includes presentation and buffet

6-9pm Fri. Oct. 25

Schlegelmich House Escape Room with Tactical Escape 101

Find clues, solve puzzles, and escape the spooky, historic room before the timer hits zero. Proceeds benefit Chippewa Valley Museum. Group size must be a minimum of 4 people. Advance bookings required.

Schlegelmilch House Museum 517 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person

Age: 16+

6pm Fri. Oct. 25

On Tour: The Good Year Pimps

The Good Year Pimps are a Midwestern punk rawk rock n roll outfit based in Illinois. They'll be joined by Half Empty Glass and The John Buxton Experience. Doors at 6pm.

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

Cost: $20adv, $25door

Age: 21+

6-9pm Fri. Oct. 25

Steppin' Up for Dyslexia

Step into your favorite fun shoes and come for a Friday evening of all you can eat dinner, served at 6:30pm, with live & silent auctions, raffles, entertainment, & dancing. Wear your craziest shoes for a chance to win a prize.

Masonic Center 616 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 18+

6-8pm Fri. Oct. 25

Fall Harvest Dinner

Down to Earth's in-house chefs will make a meal of seasonal favorites. A delicious vegetarian option will be available, on prior request. Wine available for purchase the evening of the event

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $40/person

7-8pm Fri. Oct. 25

Halloween Organ Concert (Pipe Screams)

An entertaining Halloween pipe organ concert. Fun for the family and entertaining musically. Come hear the beautiful Schlicker Pipe Organ.

Grace Lutheran Church 202 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Oct. 25

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+

7-9pm Fri. Oct. 25

Troop 36 Haunted Trail

First annual haunted trail put on by Scout Troop 36. This is a fundraiser and food drive. Trail is through woods with warming house and concessions available after.

W6618 Langdell Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA for 13+ or $3 with non-perishable food item. FREE for Under 13 Free with non-perishable food item.

Age: 10+

7-11pm Fri. Oct. 25

Ski Sprites Haunted House

The Ski Sprites are hosting their annual Haunted House. A scary walk-thru with interactive haunts, changing scares and a thrill around every corner. Not for the timid.

Ski Sprites Haunted House 415 S. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 at the door, $9 with a non-perishable food donation, $8 in advance

Age: All ages, 12+ recommended

7pm Fri. Oct. 25

UWEC Film Series: "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse"

Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, $10 yearly pass, $20 yearly family pass

Age: Rated PG

7-10pm Fri. Oct. 25

Liscio Jazz

Liscio jazz group consists of seven musicians including active and retired music instructors and professional musicians from the greater Eau Claire area. Individuals have performed in many venues and are also accomplished arrangers and composers.

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

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Fri. Oct. 25

Fright Night Haunted Barn

Be prepared to be haunted by your favorite horror films at the annual Haunted Barn. Proceeds go to Eau Claire 4-H, and Feed my People Food Bank.

Rockin' T-R Ranch 8020 Curvue Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 per person, or $6 with a nonperishable food item

Age: Accommodate to all ages

7pm Fri. Oct. 25

Live Music: 7Swing

7Swing is a dance band as well as the perfect band to sit back and relax with. Featuring Cathy Reitz on vocals, a rhythm section and Band and Swing favorites of the 30's, 40's and 50's, along with 3 horns make up the group.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Oct. 25

Live Music: Sam Weaver

Sam Weaver plays a mix of blues, folk, and soul sounding tunes.

Brewery Nonic 621 4th St. W, Menomonie

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 25

UWEC Theater: Company

Revolves around a single man unable to commit fully to a steady relationship, the five married couples who are his best friends, and his three girlfriends. Company is comprised of a number of short, musical vignettes linked by a celebration for Robert's 35th birthday.

Pablo Center at the Confluence - Jamf Theater 128 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Fee Unknown

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 25

Backtrack Vocals A Capella

Backtrack is an award-winning vocal ensemble based in New York City. Their exciting arrangements transform familiar tunes and showcase the top-notch vocal (and beatboxing) abilities of all of the members.

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

Cost: $25 GA, $22.50 students & seniors

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 25

Postmodern Jukebox

The wildly-talented performers of Postmodern Jukebox take pop music back in time with their international tour. Hits from artists like Panic at the Disco!, Sia, Goyte, and Aerosmith are re-imagined in styles from brass band, vintage country, 1960s girl group, and many more.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $35.50

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 25

Blue Jupiter

Blue Jupiter is the cutting edge of a cappella. Soaring pop and Broadway leads. Tight harmonies, unbelievable beatboxing, and most importantly - nothing else. No instruments. No DJ. No tracks. No calories. No carbs. This NYC-based quartet is just four mouths and four mics.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $18 adults, $17 seniors, $9 youth

8-11pm Fri. Oct. 25

Live Music: Bree Morgan

Bree Morgan has always known that she was meant to be a musician. You can tell by the passion in her voice that she loves what she does. Since she was just a child, music was in her blood. She has performed across the Midwest in the bands Exit 69, and most recently Shotgun Jane.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

8:30pm Fri. Oct. 25

The Tomblands Live in The Venue

The Tomblands play Garage Psych and are based out of Chicago.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

8:30-11:30pm Fri. Oct. 25

Late Night Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

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.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Oct. 25

Friday Film Fest at Brewing Projekt

The Brewing Projekt is hosting a Fall Film Series on their back patio. Bring your favorite blanket & grab a beer. Movie lineup updated online. 9/6-The Goonies 9/13- Jurassic Park 9/20- Space Jam

The Brewing Projekt 1807 N Oxford Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm-2am Fri. Oct. 25

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

11pm Fri. Oct. 25

Fright Month Movie Series

Fright Month is back at Micon Cinemas. Classic scary movies every weekend in October. Reserve your seats in advance online. First weekend: Blair Witch Project. 2nd weekend: Friday the 13th. Third Weekend: Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window. Fourth Weekend: Pet Semetary.

Micon Downtown Cinema 315 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4

Age: 18+

Saturday, Oct. 26th, 2019

7:30am-1pm Sat. Oct. 26

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

8:30am Sat. Oct. 26

Carson Park 5 & 10 + Kid's BOO-gie Run

Half Moon 5K run/walk and Carson Park 10 mile run. Pancake breakfast 8:30-11:30am.

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

Cost: See contact info for cost

9-10am Sat. Oct. 26

Spooky Yoga in The Gallery

With Halloween approaching, take this opportunity to theme on the more esoteric aspects of the asanas as we move toward the thinning of the veil. Look forward to a special "spooky" yoga playlist, and of course, an extra long "corpse pose" at the finale, accompanied by live shamanic drumming.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sat. Oct. 26

Cedarcreek Fall Gamercon

A mini-convention for tabletop gamers. Tournaments, silent auction, community, open tabletop play, vendors, and food. Proceeds benefit the Tandem Mentorship Program.

Cedarcreek Community Church 3520 Eastwind Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 GA

9am-2pm Sat. Oct. 26

DCHS Fall Rummage Sale

Come check out this huge rummage sale in Menomonie. There is always something for everyone of all ages, and then some more. Donation drop off will be on Wednesday, October 23rd from 9 am - 7 pm.

Menomonie Veterans Center E4710 County Rd. BB, Menomonie

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Oct. 26

Weekend Brunch: Shane Leonard

Join us for our farm-focused weekend brunch with lively instrumental tunes from Leonard 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and from the bar pick from a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Oct. 26

The Center 6th Anniversary Celebration and Heart Labyrinth Dedication

Celebrate The Center's 6th anniversary and dedication of the new Heart Labyrinth. Labyrinth dedication will be at 10:30pm. Practitioners will be on hand to discuss their healing practices, classes and other activities at The Center. Refreshments served.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Oct. 26

Pooches & Pumpkins

There will be treats for Fido, doggy dress up, a photo op, pumpkin painting for the kids, and prizes awarded for the best pet costume. The winner will receive a goody basket filled with treats for you and your pet.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

10:30-11am Sat. Oct. 26

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. Donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary.)

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10:30-11:30am Sat. Oct. 26

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: Ballrooms and POW Camps

Loretta Ellsworth, author of several young adult novels, will share the true history behind her first adult historical novel, Stars Over Clear Lake, which takes place at both The Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa, and the prisoner of war camp in Algona, Iowa.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

11am-1pm Sat. Oct. 26

Spooky Scary Banner

Create a spooky burlap banner with sequins and paint just in time for Halloween! Registration is required, and opens September 25.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, The Dabble Box 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

noon-8pm Sat. Oct. 26

Bottle Release: Talisman English Barleywine

Limited bottle release for the Talisman English Barleywine, 11.2% . First come, first serve until supplies last. Perfect for sharing during the holidays, or keep in your cellar and enjoy at a later occasion.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Age: 21+

noon-9pm Sat. Oct. 26

Schlegelmich House Escape Room with Tactical Escape 101

Find clues, solve puzzles, and escape the spooky, historic room before the timer hits zero. Proceeds benefit Chippewa Valley Museum. Group size must be a minimum of 4 people. Advance bookings required.

Schlegelmilch House Museum 517 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person

Age: 16+

1-2pm Sat. Oct. 26

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: The Heart of Noir

Crime fiction readers, particularly readers of heartland noir, know that something lies beneath the typical “Midwestern nice” facade. Mindy Mejia will tell the tale of her journey into crime fiction, the inspiration for her books, and why she writes heartland noir.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1-3pm Sat. Oct. 26

Treats on the Trail

Join the Dunn County Historical Society at the Lions Club Game Park Trail in Wakanda Park to enjoy the beautiful fall weather and gather Halloween treats along the way. Walk the beautiful nature trail, collect candy along the way, and take your own pumpkin home.

Lions Club Game Park Trail Game Park Road, Menomonie

Cost: $3

Age: Children 12 and younger

1:30-3pm Sat. Oct. 26

Legends and Folklore of Winter-Author Chad Lewis

Winter may seem like a quiet time, but it is actually filled with bizarre tales and stories of cannibalistic spirits, Krampus the anti-Santa Claus, stories of little people, werewolves, witches, being buried alive, and numerous other Holiday traditions for the darkest days of the year. Books will be available for sale

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Oct. 26

Downtown Chippewa Falls Food & History Tour

A walking tour that includes stops at 7 downtown establishments where you will enjoy tastings of local food and beverages. You’ll spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant and hear about the history of Chippewa Falls and the restaurants. A perfect mix of food, culture and fun.

Chippewa Falls Area Chamber of Commerce 10 South Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $65/person

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Oct. 26

Downtown Eau Claire Food & History Tour

A walking tour that includes stops at 7 downtown establishments where you will enjoy tastings of local food and beverages. You’ll spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant and hear about the history of Eau Claire and the restaurants. A perfect mix of food, culture and fun.

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

Cost: $65/person

Age: All Ages

2pm Sat. Oct. 26

UWEC Film Series: "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse"

Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, $10 yearly pass, $20 yearly family pass

Age: Rated PG

2-4pm Sat. Oct. 26

Priceless Film Screening & Discussion

The film will be followed by a facilitated discussion of human trafficking with School Resource Officer Lindsay Hayden. The film is inspired by true stories of human trafficking, directed by Ben Smallbone, rated PG-13.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 13+

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