GALLERY: Eaux Claires 2015 at 360°

Wed. Jul. 22nd, 2015

Mike Paulus, photos by Luong Huynh

Volume One contributing photographers Luong Huynh and Lee Butterworth worked hard over a sweltering two days of live shows at the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival (July 17 and 18). Luong took a little time to grab these fun 360° shots of some of the shows, letting you look around at one of the most talked about music festivals of the summer.

Recapping Eaux Claires 2015

Mon. Jul. 20th, 2015

Eric Christenson, photos by Lee Butterworth, Luong Huynh

Eaux Claires is the coolest festival in the country and it’s ten minutes from my house. The sights and sounds were unlike anything this area has seen before, with 22,000 attending the music and arts fest at the festival grounds, just southwest of Eau Claire. Yeah, there were bands. They were playing on stages ...

Local Opinions on Eaux Claires

Mon. Jul. 20th, 2015

photos by Lee Butterworth

Please, take a moment to post your comments about anything related to the fest: music, art, parking, shuttles, food, beverage, camping, sponsors, fest tents, organization, communication – and the whole experience of how EXC and its attendees interacted with the community.

Eaux Claires: 600 Square Feet of The Local Store

Thu. Jul. 16th, 2015

Local Store Shopkeep

The Local Store will be at this weekend's much-anticipated Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival (July 17 & 18) in a very big way – 600 square feet of the festival grounds are all ours. You'll find us anchoring a village of local businesses – right inside the main festival gate!

The Eaux Claires Experience

Wed. Jul. 8th, 2015

Eric Christenson

year one will already be something completely unique

Once the inaugural Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival kicks off on July 17, it’ll prove to be an event the Chippewa Valley has never quite seen before. It’ll be loaded with experiential art from world-renowned artists and songs from artists in a dizzying number of genres, everything from ...

Eaux Claires Festival Releases Day-to-Day Lineup

Wed. Jun. 3rd, 2015

Eric Christenson

This week, the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival announced which days – July 17 or 18 – the musical acts and art performances from its impressive lineup will fall. As far as time of day, there’s no exact schedule just yet, but $75 single-day general admission passes go on sale at ...

UPDATE: Eaux Claires Announces Ambitious Lineup of Art Installations

Wed. May. 20th, 2015

Eric Christenson

Festivalgoers who bought tickets to the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival expecting to just enjoy the music from its impressive who’s-who lineup will get a lot more than they bargained for after witnessing all the crazy, calculated, experiential visual art installations and performances at the two-day fest.

Twin Cities TV News Covers Eaux Claires Festival

Wed. May. 20th, 2015

Mike Paulus

KARE 11 news out of the Twin Cities ran a whopping 6-minute story ("whopping" for a large market news program) last night on the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival, featuring a long interview with co-organizer Justin Vernon – and shorter segments with the festival's artistic director Michael Brown ...