Saturday, Mar. 2nd, 2019

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+

7pm Sat. Mar. 2

UWEC Film Series: Bohemian Rhapsody (UAC)

A foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound.

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

Cost: $5 GA, $10 yearly film pass, $20 for family yearly pass (4 people)

7-9pm Sat. Mar. 2

Live Music: Wolves at the Door

From originals to covers, songs of folk, rock, blues and country will touch your heart and move your feet. Soft and strong emotive vocals with acoustic and resonator guitars will tell stories you will want to hear.

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

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Sat. Mar. 2

Four Pints Shy

Their rollicking Irish folk music and boisterous drinking songs will make you glad to be Irish, even if you aren't.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Mar. 2

MTG Presents: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

A satire of big business and all it holds sacred, a man uses a handbook to climb the corporate ladder from lowly window washer to high-powered executive, tackling the aggressively compliant “company man,” the office party, backstabbing coworkers, caffeine addiction and, of course, true love.

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

Cost: Contact MTG for tickets

7:30pm Sat. Mar. 2

Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra: Marching Through March

With favorites from Victor Herbert, Antonio Dvorak, Felix Mendelssohn, and many more, this collection of marches has favorites everyone knows, as well as a few surprises. The Symphony Orchestra will also be joined by Mark Kosower, renowned cellist.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 youth/student, $25-55 adult

Age: All Ages

8pm Sat. Mar. 2

UWEC Cabin: Brianna Kocka

Brianna Kočka is best known for her honesty through songwriting—she believes that music is a form of give and take, that lyrics and melodies are an important part of shared life, and that we use these creative spaces to engage in our humanness together.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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+

8:30pm Sat. Mar. 2

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. 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

Age: All Ages

9pm Sat. Mar. 2

Flaming Doublewides Mardi Gras

Flaming Doublewides with special guests Weapons of Brass Destruction. Mardi Gras Madness.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

Sunday, Mar. 3rd, 2019

10am-5pm Sun. Mar. 3

RV Show

Various dealers on site with travel trailers & 5th wheels on display at the 55,000 square foot Chippewa Valley Expo Center facility. A great opportunity to see RVs up close.

Chippewa Valley Expo Center 5150 Old Mill Plaza, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1:30pm Sun. Mar. 3

ECCT Presents: The Cat in the Hat

From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears at the door, Sally and her brother know that The Cat in the Hat is the most mischievous cat they have ever met. With the trickiest of tricks, he turns a rainy afternoon into an amazing adventure. But what will mom find when she gets home?

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Consult website for ticket price

Age: All Ages

2-3:30pm Sun. Mar. 3

CVASing 2019 Concert

All concert proceeds go to benefit Feed My People Food Bank.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

2pm Sun. Mar. 3

UWEC Film Series: Bohemian Rhapsody (UAC)

A foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound.

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

Cost: $5 GA, $10 yearly film pass, $20 for family yearly pass (4 people)

2pm Sun. Mar. 3

MTG Presents: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

A satire of big business and all it holds sacred, a man uses a handbook to climb the corporate ladder from lowly window washer to high-powered executive, tackling the aggressively compliant “company man,” the office party, backstabbing coworkers, caffeine addiction and, of course, true love.

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

Cost: Contact MTG for tickets

7-8:30pm Sun. Mar. 3

CVASing 2019 Concert

All concert proceeds go to benefit Feed My People Food Bank.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Monday, Mar. 4th, 2019

5:30pm Mon. Mar. 4

"Little Faith" Release & Signing w/ Nickolas Butler

Join the Local Store for a reading & signing for local author Nickolas Butler's newest novel, Little Faith. In this moving new novel from celebrated author Nickolas Butler, a Wisconsin family grapples with the power and limitations of faith when one of their own falls under the influence of a radical church.

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

Cost: FREE

6-6:30pm Mon. Mar. 4

Silent Peace Walk

Invite your family and friends, and gather for a peaceful late winter's evening walk along the beautiful Chippewa River. Gather in the park by the roundabout and, after brief opening remarks, walk in mindful silence together for about 20 minutes.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Mon. Mar. 4

Loud Secrets! Open Mic

Clear Water Comedy and the Plus host this new monthly showcase; an open mic for spoken word works like stand up comedy, poetry, live readings, improv, storytelling, and more. Sign up begins at 7pm, and showtime promptly at 7:30pm.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages (16+ recommended)

7:30-9:30pm Mon. Mar. 4

Bingo Night

The Growler Guys is hosting Bingo every Monday night.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30pm Mon. Mar. 4

"Little Faith" Release & Signing w/ Nickolas Butler

Join the Local Store for a reading & signing for local author Nickolas Butler's newest novel, Little Faith. In this moving new novel from celebrated author Nickolas Butler, a Wisconsin family grapples with the power and limitations of faith when one of their own falls under the influence of a radical church.

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

Cost: FREE

8-10pm Mon. Mar. 4

Monday Jazz Jam

Aaron Hedenstrom, a new member of the jazz faculty at UWEC leads the student jazz jam session every monday. All are welcome.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Mar. 5th, 2019

9am-3pm Tue. Mar. 5

Eau Claire Farm Show

Eau Claire Farm Show includes equipment and displays. Comedian/Juggle Steve Russell will perform at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. both days. There will be an FFA Silent Auction.

Chippewa Valley Expo Center 5150 Old Mill Plaza, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

4-7pm Tue. Mar. 5

24th Annual Noah's Ark Pancake Supper

In addition to a meal of pancakes, sausage, fruit and ice cream, there will be children's activities, silent auction baskets, and a preschool art display. A tithe from this event will go to Mighty Maddy's Mission to help support families affected by childhood cancer.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: Advance ticket prices are $9 for age 13 and over, $5 for ages 3-12. Ticket prices at the door increase to $10 for age 13 and over

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Tue. Mar. 5

Winter Film Series - A Star Is Born

Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers—and falls in love with—struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer, until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Rated R

7pm Tue. Mar. 5

6x6 Reading Series

Six readers will read original work for six minutes each. Theme this time is "Earth." Readers include Max Garland, Samantha Kobs, Greg Gilbertson, Kate Hinnant, Jacob Gruetzman, and Jessi Peterson.

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

Cost: FREE

7:30pm Tue. Mar. 5

Open Mic Night at The Plus

Each week, a different artist will host and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Whether it is music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv. All are welcomed.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Mar. 6th, 2019

9am-3pm Wed. Mar. 6

Eau Claire Farm Show

Eau Claire Farm Show includes equipment and displays. Comedian/Juggle Steve Russell will perform at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. both days. There will be an FFA Silent Auction.

Chippewa Valley Expo Center 5150 Old Mill Plaza, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5-7pm Wed. Mar. 6

Women Writers on Wednesday: Molly Patterson

Molly Patterson's work has appeared in several magazines, including The Atlantic Monthly and The Iowa Review. Her debut novel, Rebellion, was published by Harper (HarperCollins) in 2017.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

6-8pm Wed. Mar. 6

Booze and Bingo

Drinks, prizes, and fun! Join for a night of booze & bingo.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6pm Wed. Mar. 6

Bottles and Brushes

Lift a glass, lift a brush, and join Pablo Center for an evening of art and fun. A skilled and supportive instructors will help you create your very own masterpiece. Materials, guidance, and beverages provided. All levels welcome.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Mar. 6

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+

6:30-9pm Wed. Mar. 6

First Wednesday Wine Pairing + Empty Bowls

Chef Michelle is making soup for the Feed My People Food Bank’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser. In recognition of that event our wine pairing will feature foods that are typically served in bowls. Check back for the exact menu, and consider attending or volunteering at the Empty Bowls event.

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

Cost: $40

6:30pm Wed. Mar. 6

First Wednesday Wine Pairing Dinners

The first Wednesday of every month Forage EC teams up with William the Eau Claire Wine Guy to offer a four-course meal paired with four wines. Bottles of the featured wines will be for sale.

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

Cost: $40

7-10pm Wed. Mar. 6

We Banjo 3

Billboard Bluegrass and World #1 Artists, We Banjo 3 is one of the most prolific and exciting bands to emerge from Ireland in recent years. Featuring banjo, fiddle, mandolin, guitar, percussion and beautiful harmonies.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Wed. Mar. 6

Classic Country Jam

Hosted by the "Bear Creek Boys" (Bear Creek Band w/steel guitar), this jam invites singers, musicians, or bands to perform their favorite classic country hits with or without the backup band. Backline provided but please bring your axe. The public is invited.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30pm Wed. Mar. 6

Gaelic Storm

This multi-national, Celtic juggernaut entertains all. The country-music folks adore the storytelling, the bluegrass-heads love the instrumentals, Celtic fans love their devotion to tradition, and the rockers simply relish the passion they play their instruments with.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets start at $32

8-9:30pm Wed. Mar. 6

Triva Night at The Plus: Celebrate International Women's Day

Join a night of trivia that will celebrate the accomplishments as well as bring attention to the challenges women face each day across the globe. Prizes for winning teams!

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Mar. 7th, 2019

9:45-10:30am Thu. Mar. 7

The Hillcrest Hike

An easy and scenic hike along Otter Creek where you will follow the gravel trail of the old Hillcrest Golf Course. Dogs are welcome.

Fairway Park Parking Lot Whistling Straits Drive, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-7pm Thu. Mar. 7

Empty Bowls

Feed My People's annual benefit meal brings together community members for food and conversation, all while raising money for FMP and the many hunger-relief programs we serve. Locally made soup, bread, and dessert, and browse hundreds of hand-crafted bowls donated by local artists.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Bowl & soup meal: $20; Soup meal only: $8; Kids 10 and under: Free

Age: All Ages

3-7pm Thu. Mar. 7

CVTC Manufacturing Show

Participate in hands-on demonstrations that show manufacturing jobs in action. Learn about CVTC’s manufacturing programs and discuss enrollment options. Over 30 local manufacturing employers will be on-site to answer your questions about careers in a high-tech, high-paying industry.

CVTC Gateway Campus 2320 Alpine Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-7pm Thu. Mar. 7

Manufacturing Show

Explore manufacturing programs, engage in hands-on excitement, apply for college, and learn more about careers available in a high-tech, high demand, high-paying industry.

CVTC Gateway Campus 2320 Alpine Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All

4-7:30pm Thu. Mar. 7

Chicken Dinner

All you can eat Chicken Dinner includes large salad bar desserts and coffee. Meat raffle sponsored by Mikes Smokehouse starts at 5pm.

Westgate Sportsman Club 4909 Sportsman Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $13 Adults $11 Military, Senior and student 6 and under Free

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Mar. 7

Fierce Freedom's Night of Freedom and Hope 2019

Enjoy a night out for Fierce Freedom's Night of Freedom and Hope 2019, a benefit for Fierce Freedom. The evening includes a delicious plated meal (vegetarian option available), a cash bar, silent auction, special awards, and more. Tickets can be purchased in advance online.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Mar. 7

Eau Claire City Council President Forum/Meet & Greet

The Candidates for Eau Claire City Council President explain why they're running and answer questions about important city issues. On the ballot April 2 is the contest for the remaining year for the City Council President's term. There will also be time to informally meet with candidates.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:45pm Thu. Mar. 7

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+

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