Movies

Fri. Oct. 12

9th Annual Eau Queer Film Festival

Celebrates the diversity of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, intersex, and asexual communities through the screening and discussion of riveting documentaries, awe-inspiring features, quirky comedies, and shorts. Check out the full schedule online.

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

Cost: FREE

Nightlife

5:30pm Fri. Oct. 12

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…

Dooley's Pub 442 Water St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Movies

6pm Fri. Oct. 12

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Five years after the events of Mamma Mia! (2008), Sophie prepares for the grand reopening of the Hotel Bella Donna as she learns more about her mother's past.

UW-Stout, Applied Arts 210 415 13th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Open Houses & Shopping

6-9pm Fri. Oct. 12

The Night Market

The Local Store's Night Market is an indoor/outdoor market that features 4-6 local makers' products in the Volume One gallery. Also features a fire pit, local food trucks, acoustic performer, hot cider, snack samples, and a 15% off sale on all regular merchandise.

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

Cost: FREE to attend

Comedy

7pm Fri. Oct. 12

Stand Up Comedy: Christie Buchele

Christie Buchele is from Denver, Colorado. Christie made a name for herself by the heart-wrenching and hilarious realities of being a woman with a disability. Christie has been featured on TV on Viceland’s Flophouse; Hidden America with Jonah Ray; and Laughs on Fox.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10adv, $15door

Age: 21+

Music

7-10pm Fri. Oct. 12

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+

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 12

Two Griffins Theater Presents: Nosferatu

"Nosferatu" is an original adaption loosely based on the 1922 German silent film of the same name. For mature audiences only.

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

Cost: $15 adults, $10 kids

Age: Mature audiences

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 12

ECCT Presents: Our Town

Set in the small town of Grover's Corners and told through three acts: "Daily Life," "Love and Marriage," and "Death and Eternity," this timeless classic follows the Webb and Gibbs families as their children fall in love, marry, and eventually in one of the most famous scenes in American theatre, die.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 12

Ole Runs for Office: A Musical within a Comedy

Will Lena talk Ole out of the political limelight or cave in to the glamour of being “first lady of the lodge”? Be a part of all of the craziness yourself when you, the audience, determines the outcome in this laugh riot.

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

Cost: Adults $15, Seniors $14, and Youth $9.

Music

8pm Fri. Oct. 12

Divide The Fall EP Release

Divide the Fall is a rock metal band from Minneapolis. She'll be joined by EAON, ERIS, and Evernoir.

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

Cost: $10

Age: 21+

Education

8-10:30pm Fri. Oct. 12

Northern Saw-whet Owl Banding

Northern Saw-whet Owl migration is getting underway and Beaver Creek Bird Banders will once again open the banding station to allow you to see these charismatic night flyers.

Citizen Science Center - Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends free, Nonmembers $1 per child, $3 per Adult

Movies

9pm Fri. Oct. 12

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Five years after the events of Mamma Mia! (2008), Sophie prepares for the grand reopening of the Hotel Bella Donna as she learns more about her mother's past.

UW-Stout, Applied Arts 210 415 13th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Music

9pm Fri. Oct. 12

Live Music: Contradiction

Contradiction plays rock & country music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Movies

11pm Fri. Oct. 12

Fright Month

October is Fright Month at Micon Cinemas Downtown Budget Theater! Every Friday and Saturday at 11pm during October the cinema will show scary movies at budget prices.

Micon Cinemas Downtown Budget Theater 315 South Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $4