Visual Art

Fri. Nov. 16

UW-Stout Faculty Exhibition

Art in a variety of styles and disciplines, including paintings and film, will be on display in the north and south galleries through the end of the semester.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Leisure

10am-5pm Fri. Nov. 16

18th Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Fair

Shoppers will be treated to Victorian holiday decorations, jubilant music, 30+ local and regional artists and fine crafts, and the magic of the season. Their work includes jewelry, painting, pottery, photography, sculpture, woodwork and more.

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

Cost: FREE donations accepted

Visual Art

noon-8pm Fri. Nov. 16

Stars in a New Constellation Art Exhibit

Reaching as far out as we can go, Stars in a New Constellation has on display star inspired art with astronomical art, meditational art, seasonal art, jewelry art--with a good dose of Holiday cheer.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Nightlife

5:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

Eau Claire Hash House Harriers

A social club that meets every Friday to explore the trails and taverns of Eau Claire. People meet up around 5:30 for drinks. At 6:00 those who want to will take off for a 2-3 mile run at a relaxed pace (always with a beer stop in the…

The Complexx (at Wagner's Lanes) 2159 Brackett Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

Whiskey Trail Live

Whiskey Trail is a country duo from the blue collar shipping town of Duluth, Minnesota. The duo is made up of vocals by Heidi Pack, and guitar by Jake Birdseye.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with parent

Music

7pm Fri. Nov. 16

Live Music: Proffunk

A quartet with a funk, jazz, R&B and blues feel, playing an eclectic mix of covers and originals.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Movies

7pm Fri. Nov. 16

UWEC Films: The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

During WWII, 8-year-old Bruno becomes friends with a Jewish boy his age through the barbed-wire fence of the concentration camp his father oversees.

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

Cost: $10 Yearly Pass; $20 Family Pass; $5 Single Film

Age: PG-13

Music

7-10pm Fri. Nov. 16

Live Music: Cathy Reitz

Be prepared for a soothing, jazzy feel. Cathy is a successful, active, and established musician from Eau Claire area. She sings favorites of the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s, and classics from the decades before and after.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

7-11pm Fri. Nov. 16

Live Music: 40 Fingers

Four voices, 5 instruments, and 10 years together equals lots of listening and dancing pleasure.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Holiday Events

7pm Fri. Nov. 16

Krismas Kookies: A Second Heaping Helping

Light hearted songs of the season in 4-part harmony. Warren Hermodson, a local song writer, has written many songs about holiday themes. They are light hearted, sometimes sentimental but always entertaining.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Music

7-10pm Fri. Nov. 16

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+

Kids

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

ECCT Presents: Cinderella

Contemporary songs, gags, and mayhem. Jeer at the deliciously dysfunctional stepmother and stepsisters and cheer on Cinderella in her quest to attend the ball and fulfill her destiny.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $24 adult, $20 seniors, $14 student, $10 youth

Age: All Ages

Words

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

True North: Real Wisconsin Stories Live on Stage

True North is a night of authentic stories, dynamic multi-media, and curious collaborations from some of Volume One's favorite writers, filmmakers, performers, artists, and musicians — all live on stage.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 advance, $30 day of

Music

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

Wind Symphony & Symphony Band Artist-in-Residence Concert

Wind Symphony and Symphony Band perform their second concert of the academic year in Gantner Concert Hall with guest conductor, Dr. Kevin Sedatole - Director of Bands, Michigan State University.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 for adults, $5 for seniors and youth, $2 for students

Age: All Ages

Music

8pm Fri. Nov. 16

Live Music: Deadication

Deadication is back, along with their favorite light girls, Lo Ray and Projektor Kid! to celebrate and groove to the music of the Grateful Dead.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: 21+

Music

8:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

Late Night Jazz: Julian Manzara Trio

Join Julian Manzara (guitar) for an evening of tasteful jazz standards. Julian Manzara is an up-and-coming guitarist and composer based in Minneapolis.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Music

9pm Fri. Nov. 16

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+