Friday, Apr. 20th, 2018

4-7pm Fri. Apr. 20

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be having their famous "All you can eat fish fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adult, $10 seniors (65 and older), $4 children 5-12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Apr. 20

Live Music: Nick Hensley

Nick Hensley’s Love Songs For Angry Men has maintained a full schedule since 2002, averaging more than 200 shows a year. He has shared the stage with several national-level acts.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with parent

5:30-7pm Fri. Apr. 20

Z.Vida Fitness 6th Anniversary Party

Z.Vida Fitness is proud and excited to announce that they have been bringing the best Zumba dance parties to the Chippewa Valley for 6 years now.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Fri. Apr. 20

52nd Street at The Local Store

Friday night at the Eau Claire Jazz Festival celebrates the true culture of jazz as downtown Eau Claire transforms into a jazz nightclub scene. Catch a variety of musical styles all over downtown, including here at in the gallery at The Local Store - come see The Other Brothers from 6-7:30pm and In the Mood from 7:30-9pm.

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

Cost: $10 wristband gets you into all locations

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 20

Green Drinks Happy Hour

Environment lovers gather for a casual and social happy hour with fellow environment lovers. Find like-minded friends and resources to get involved in the movement for a clean future. Hosted by Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6pm Fri. Apr. 20

UW-Stout Films: Loving Vincent

Brings the paintings of Vincent Van Gogh to life to tell his remarkable story. Every one of the 65,000 frames of the film is an oil painting, hand-painted by 125 professional oil painters who travelled across the world to the Loving Vincent studios in Poland and Greece to be a part of the production.

UW-Stout Applied Arts Building, Room 210 712 S Broadway, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Fri. Apr. 20

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street

Friday night at the Eau Claire Jazz Festival celebrates the true culture of jazz as Downtown Eau Claire transforms into a jazz nightclub scene. 52nd Street is a re-creation of the historic 52nd Street of New York City. Over 50 bands play at multiple venues along Barstow Street in downtown Eau Claire, featuring a variety of music styles, including ragtime, blues, acoustic, and big band. Go online for a full schedule of events.

Various downtown EC venues; schedule and location list available online

Cost: $10 all-access wristband sold at the door. One wristband provides access to all of the venues

Age: Venues are All-Ages or 21+

6pm Fri. Apr. 20

Jazz Fest 52nd Street at The Oxbow and The Lakely

The Gallery at The Oxbow Hotel and The Lakely serve as two venues for this yearly downtown Eau Claire tradition. In The Gallery from 6pm to midnight, see UKE, Shannon Kaeding, and Olivia Willet/Zachary Klein Trio. On the stage in The Lakely, enjoy the music stylings of Equinox, Silverback Trio, and Lauren Sevian/Alexa Tarantino.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 20

Equinox: 52nd Street Jazz Festival at The Lakely

Equinox returns for their 6th year at the E.C. Jazz Festival’s 52nd Street, playing their originals, standards and straight-ahead jazz tunes with Freddy Sklenar leading the group on tenor, Todd Bartlett on Flugal and Trumpet, Karl Anderson on Bass, Jim Richard on Piano and David Barneson on Drums. Check out special guest Lindsay Finan on vocals as well.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 at door or 52nd Street Wrist Band

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Apr. 20

Live Music: Mark Leach & Squirrel Talk

Mark K. Leach & Squirrel Talk will be playing together for a great night of music. They play folk americana music & the mix of two groups together will bring a blend of creativity that will be fun to watch. A night of music, conversation, & as always good wisconsin beer.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

7pm Fri. Apr. 20

UWEC Film Series: "It"

A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children.

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

Cost: Individual film series memberships are $7; a family membership is $14.

Age: Rated R

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 20

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. Apr. 20

Chippewa Falls High School Theater Presents: Miss Nelson is Missing

The Chippewa Falls High School Theater department is proud to announce their annual Spring play production based on the children's book "Miss Nelson is Missing!"by Harry Allard.

Chippewa Falls High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for Students/Children

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Fri. Apr. 20

The Menomonie Singers in Concert

The Menomonie Singers will perform Haydn's Little Organ Mass and other selections that focus on the voice as an instrument. Dr. Jerry Hui, Conductor and Dr. Mark Pruett, Organ

St. John's Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Free, donations gratefully accepted

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 20

Eau Claire Jazz Festival Headliner Concert: Bobby Sanabria + Bob Mintzer + UWEC Jazz I

Grammy-nominated Bobby Sanabria is an American drummer and percussionist who specializes in Latin jazz. He teaches Latin jazz at the Manhattan School of Music and The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music. Bob Mintzer is a LA-based saxophonist that has toured with popular jazz fusion quartet, The Yellowjackets. They'll be joined by the grammy-winning talent of the UWEC Jazz I.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 GA, $10 students

8pm Fri. Apr. 20

UWEC Cabin Featured Spring Artist: John Splithoff

John Splitoff is a multi-talented songwriter, singer, and instrumentalist imbued with the vital and eclectic spirit of his Chicago roots and his newfound New York City urban soul. His style is a pop-soul-dance-urban experience with a smoky, soulful, breezy croon.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm-1am Fri. Apr. 20

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Apr. 21st, 2018

Sat. Apr. 21

Here We Grow Again - Spring Children's Consignment Fair

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Make some extra cash by consigning your child's/teens things or purchasing some great things for your child/teen at can't-be-beat prices.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

8:30am-4:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Stepfamily Rx Conference

Calling all stepcouples, single parents, and couples planning on creating a stepfamily. Important information regarding co-parenting, smart phones, teen anxiety/depression, and more. Call for more information.

Peace Church 501 E. Fillmore, Eau Claire

Cost: $40/Couple (includes breaks and lunch); $20/Single; Free childcare up to 5th grade (register early, limited space)

Age: Adults

9am Sat. Apr. 21

12th Annual Puddle Jump 5k Fun Run/Walk

Puddle Jump proceeds will help fund Longfellow's After-School 21st Century Community Learning Center (C.L.C.) and student scholarships for community programs. Groups can register as a team and receive t-shirts with their team name printed on it. Registration begins at 7:30, with the Wheel Chair Division beginning at 8:50. Register online or pick up a registration form.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: Pre-registration: $15 adults, $5 child, $20 team member, $30 per Longfellow family // Day-Of Registration: $20 adults, $10 children

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 21

Registration Day Event for Community Garden Plots

Sign-up day for garden plots at Menomonie Community Garden located on 9th Street East just past 24th Avenue. $30 for 20 x 25 ft plot, $15 for 1/2 plot. Water & tools provided.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

9am-9pm Sat. Apr. 21

Record Store Day at The Local Store

Celebrate Record Store Day with sales on our CDs and Vinyls and storewide. Receive 15% off your entire purchase when you buy any music and up to 30% off select vinyl. Stop by the gallery as well to catch some local music going on throughout the day from locals: Eduardo Rafael, Savanna Smith, Micah Ryan, Andy Hanson, Nick Foytik, and Dan Colburn.

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

9am-2pm Sat. Apr. 21

First Presbyterian Church Annual Thrift Sale

The sale will feature gently used clothing for all ages, outerwear, shoes, jewelry, household goods, small appliances, bedding, furniture, books, tools, sporting goods and lots of miscellaneous items. The proceeds will be divided between local church activities and local, national and international missions.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 21

Winter Market of Menomonie

A typical Winter market day is presented by 15-20 farmers and artists selling everything from vegetables to fruits, eggs, breads, meats and handmade crafts. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week. All welcome!

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sat. Apr. 21

Downtown Earth Day Cleanup

Join Chippewa Falls Main Street to clean up downtown. All supplies will be provided for the cleanup. Register at the event or preregister on our website. Volunteers will receive a free t-shirt while supplies last. Central Lutheran Church also provides a free breakfast before the cleanup at 28 E. Columbia Street.

Harmony Courtyard 219 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

10am-2pm Sat. Apr. 21

Earth Day - Donation Drop Off Event

Chippewa Valley Habitat for Humanity, The King's Closet, First Choice Recycling, Eau Claire County Humane Association and St. Francis Food Pantry will be collecting donations. Drive by, Drop off your donations and enjoy Earth Day. Contact any of the participating organizations with questions.

Chippewa Valley Habitat for Humanity Restore 145 N. Clairemont Avenune, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Apr. 21

Scheels Outdoor Expo

Local Scheels experts and vendor representatives will be on site to show you the latest in camping, watersports, fishing, yard games, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, GPS systems, fitness trackers and more. Also offering delicious food samples cooked on Traeger Grills and Bradley Smokers.

Scheels All Sports 4710 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon Sat. Apr. 21

Leafless Release Party

Leafless is a maple steam beer/cream ale hybrid made with real, local maple syrup. It's that time of year in this neck of the woods when the maple trees start to run and countless Wisconsinites start boiling the sweet sap to make delicious maple syrup. Leafless is a golden lager fermented at ale temperatures with an addition of syrup.

Modicum Brewing Company 3732 Spooner Ave Suite A, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

noon Sat. Apr. 21

Jam It For The Planet

Celebrate Earth Week with some good tunes by local and regional artists. Jam It For The Planet will also feature a variety of workshops throughout the afternoon as well as “Fun For Everyone” activities including a free kid’s creation station and an afternoon kids music show with audience.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE; $5 after 7pm

Age: All Ages

2pm Sat. Apr. 21

UWEC Film Series: "It"

A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children.

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

Cost: Individual film series memberships are $7; a family membership is $14.

Age: Rated R

4-6pm Sat. Apr. 21

Wine & Whimsy

A 2 to 2.5-hour workshop with friends, a canvas and wine. An instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own masterpiece.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35; supplies, wine and light munchies

5:30-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

A Smashing Good Time - A Roller Derby Double Header

Two bouts for the price of one! Chippewa Valley Roller Derby takes on the Mad Wreckin' Dolls, then CVRD All-Stars will take on the Reservoir Dolls, both from Madison WI. This is guaranteed to be a Smashin' Good Time for the final home bout of CVRD's Season 8.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 presale, $10 at the door

Age: All Ages

5:30-9pm Sat. Apr. 21

Arts, Activism and Creative Change: Annual Fundraiser Sponsored by Eau Claire County Democrats and Progressives

Join other Democrats and Progressives for a fun evening of art, inspiration and fun. Scot Ross, executive director of One Wisconsin Now, will speak about "Citizen Activism and Cultural Transformation in Creating Thriving Communities." The work of over 15 recognized local artists will be featured in our Silent Auction, where bids may be placed online and at the event.

Clarion Inn Campus Area 2703 Craig Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Apr. 21

UWEC Film Series: "It"

A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children.

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

Cost: Individual film series memberships are $7; a family membership is $14.

Age: Rated R

7-9pm Sat. Apr. 21

Live Music: Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes are comprised of Michael Kac, John Seymour and Neal Dimick. Each performer will rotate half hour sets throughout the night.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Apr. 21

Chippewa Valley Film Festival

An evening of local, regional, national, and international videos that celebrates the art of the short film. Organized into several programs with questions and answers with he attending filmmakers. Doors at 6pm.

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

Cost: $6 Adults, $3 youth under 13

7pm Sat. Apr. 21

Chippewa Falls High School Theater Presents: Miss Nelson is Missing

The Chippewa Falls High School Theater department is proud to announce their annual Spring play production based on the children's book "Miss Nelson is Missing!"by Harry Allard.

Chippewa Falls High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for Students/Children

Age: All Ages

7-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Kevin Kling and Simone Perrin

The legendary Kevin Kling will grace WideSpot with his hilarious and often poignant story telling. Simone Perrin accompanies him with her sultry voice and soulful accordion.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $20 Reserved, $23 At the Door (availability not guaranteed)

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. Apr. 21

Live Music: Larry Past

Larry Past performs completely acoustic at The Ivory Piano Bar, performing songs by artists such as Leonard Cohen, the Beatles or Death Cab For Cutie, or his own songs off of his Calling CD, LP3 EP.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Sat. Apr. 21

80's Party

Dress-up in your best 80's costumes to win prizes all night long. Free Jukebox and Happy Hour Specials all night long as well.

Princeton Valley Golf Course 2300 W. Princeton Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Festival Headliner Concert: Bobby Sanabria + Bob Mintzer + UWEC Jazz I

Grammy-nominated Bobby Sanabria is an American drummer and percussionist who specializes in Latin jazz. He teaches Latin jazz at the Manhattan School of Music and The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music. Bob Mintzer is a LA-based saxophonist that has toured with popular jazz fusion quartet, The Yellowjackets. They'll be joined by the grammy-winning talent of the UWEC Jazz I.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 GA, $10 students

7:30-10pm Sat. Apr. 21

The Real Queens of Eau Claire: Season 8

A fun, entertaining evening of drag performances by the most talented and beautiful Queens in Eau Claire. Gather a group at The Grand to see some amazing costumes and a show to remember.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 in advance, $20 at the door

Age: Ages 18+

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Dance: Baile Latino!

Dance to a variety of Latin American music and help the local nonprofit El Centro de Conexion de Chippewa Valley raise money for student scholarships.

Best Western PLUS Eau Claire Conference Center 3340 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 Presale/ $15 Day of +sm fee

Age: All Ages

7:30-10pm Sat. Apr. 21

ECCO Concert "Folk Roots"

Classical music including Florence Price Symphony No. 3, Jesse Montgomery's Starburst, Brahms Serenade #2 and Dvorak Slavonic Dances, Op. 46 and 72.

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

Cost: $23 Adult, $20 Senior, $8 Student

Age: 12+

8-9pm Sat. Apr. 21

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

8pm-1am Sat. Apr. 21

Six to Midnight

One of Minneapolis best cover bands. Playing yesterday and todays hits. If you like to dance, this is the band for you.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 21

UWEC Cabin Featured Spring Artist: John Splithoff

John Splitoff is a multi-talented songwriter, singer, and instrumentalist imbued with the vital and eclectic spirit of his Chicago roots and his newfound New York City urban soul. His style is a pop-soul-dance-urban experience with a smoky, soulful, breezy croon.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Sheeley House Saloon Presents eHeroes

eHeroes is a micro-helping of Eggplant Heroes. Duffy Duyfhuizen and Dan Zerr combine to play tunes from their Eggplant Heroes repertoire and from their solo repertoires. Expect some sweet originals and some tasty covers from the likes of John Prine, Tom Waits, Lyle Lovett, and Paul Simon.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Live Music: The Thundermen

The Thundermen return to Sammy's playing your favorites tunes from the 50's 60's and 70's. Stop in and enjoy a famous Sammy's pizza and dance the night away. Dave Engedal will be joining the band.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $2

Age: 21+

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