Last Open Road performs at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Six String Saloon in Maiden Rock.
Bear Creek Band at Oktoberfest in Chippewa Falls. Performance is at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds.
Howard “Guitar” Luedtke at the UW-Eau Claire campus mall at 3 p.m. Friday.
Rhythm Playboys perform from 1-3:30 p.m. Friday at Oktoberfest in Chippewa Falls, and Saturday afternoon at Cheese Fest in Blair, Wisconsin.
Together Farms hosts live music with Sam Ness at 5:30 p.m. Friday.
The Oxbow Hotel hosts the Jeremy Boettcher Trio from 8:30-11 p.m. Friday.
Joyann Parker performs at 4 p.m. Saturday at Ombibulous Brewing Co. in Altoona.
Mark Healey & Jim Schuh Duo performs from 8-11 p.m. Saturday at Grandpa Joe’s Trailside in Menomonie; 4-7 p.m.
Together Farms hosts live music with Severio Mancieri at 5:30 p.m. Friday.
The Oxbow Hotel hosts Dean Granros & Hosh Gallagher from 8:30-11 p.m. Saturday.
Sue Orfield performs from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at Two Rivers at Foster’s Fireside in Foster, Wisconsin.
Tommy Bentz Band at Bacon Bash from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Sunday in River Falls, Wisconsin.
Mark Healey & Jim Schuh Duo performs Sunday at Mel’s Midtowner in River Falls.
Every Buddy’s Bar & Grill hosts Texas Hippie Coalition with special guest Dark Sun, The Regimes, and Motherwind beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday.
“Counting Our Blessings,” Chippewa Valley Watercolor Artists exhibit, through Oct. 1, Heyde Center for the Arts, 3 S. High St., Chippewa Falls. 715-726-9000, cvca.net.
“Variations in Art — The Valley Art Association Group Show,” through Sept. 25, 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire. 715-456-8573; artisanforgestudios.com.
“Music Moves Me: Children’s Artwork Inspired by the Music of the Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra,” through Oct. 31, Pablo Center at the Confluence. Information: 715-832-ARTS (2787), pablocenter.org.
The art of “Go Paint! Chippewa Valley,” virtual exhibit of work from weeklong plein air art festival, presented by Pablo Center at the Confluence. Information: 715-832-ARTS (2787), pablocenter.org.
“Shelter,” a virtual exhibit reflecting on COVID-19’s impact, by various artists, presented by Pablo Center at the Confluence. To view: pablocenter.org/visual-art/virtual-exhibits/shelter/. 715-832-ARTS (2787); pablocenter.org.
Art in the Valley, gallery featuring local artists, 2533 E. Clairemont Ave. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Friday; and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Information: 715-579-2097 or 715-577-1332.
Artisan Forge Studios, home to over 30 vendors specializing in arts of all forms, including artists of all media, 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire. For hours, special events and more information: 715-456-8573; artisanforgestudios.com.
Chippewa Valley Museum, 1204 E. Half Moon Drive. Exhibits: “Hmong in Eau Claire,” virtual exhibit; “Listen Up! Folk Music in the Chippewa Valley,” through Sept. 25; “Reinventing the Chippewa Valley: 1650-present”; “Neighbors Past and Present: The Wisconsin German Experience,” through Nov. 11; “A Century of Change: Farm Life”; “RCU Children’s Gallery: History Quest”; “A Fantasy in Miniature: Kate Aitken’s Dollhouse.” Hours: noon-5 p.m. on Labor Day; 5-8 p.m. Tuesdays; noon-5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. Closed Mondays. Admission: $10 adults; $8 seniors 62 and up; $5 kids and students with ID; free for kids under age 5. 715-834-7871; cvmuseum.com.
Chippewa Falls Museum of Industry and Technology, 21 E. Grand Ave. 715-720-9206; cfmit.org.
Wisconsin Logging Museum (formerly the Paul Bunyan Logging Camp Museum), four historic buildings, machine shed and interpretive center, noon-4 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays, 1110 E. Half Moon Drive in Carson Park. 715-835-6200; wisconsinlogging.org.
Stanley Area Historical Society, 228 Helgerson St., 1-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through September. Admission by donation. Group tours available by calling 715-644-5492 or 715-644-5880.