aw dang! We’ll be closing at 4 today. Our friends at Charter Bank will be using SHIFT as the set for their commercial. Normal hours resume tomorrow. That’s a wrap!
Join us this Saturday for the 13th annual Valleycat! A city wide scavenger hunt with no predetermined routes or order of completion, it's up to you to find all the checkpoints, complete a challenge at each stop, and get back to the finish with a completed manifest. Prizes will happen! Hosted at River Prairie Park in Altoona, registration begins at 11:00am, roll out at 1:00pm. Check FB for more info and to register online!
Mother's Day will be the seasonal launch of the Locavore/SHIFT Sunday morning brunch residency. Come by this Sunday 9a-2p to nosh and snag a daisy stem for mum, a free gift from us to you. Locavore offers multiple GF & vegan options on their flavorful menu of treats. See you there!
BLACK ON WHITE: a show by our resident Basquiat, Gabe Fisch. This exploration of anti-art vs. high brow art will be accompanied by the ambient dream pop of Eau Claire duo, Lady.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ May 16//$5 cover//all cover goes to musicians
Marathon Sunday! This Sunday, Locavore will be selling SHIFT coffee over at the Carson Park location. SHIFTers will be down near Blue Ox with a cheering station of good fun! Good luck to all of the runners - you got this! Spectators - get those voices tuned & ready to roar.
The Kona Splice: go over, through, or around. Tires with just enough bite to handle unpaved paths, front suspension keeps the ride smooth on all surfaces, and disc brakes keep you safe. Commute, cruise, or get fit with the Kona Splice.
Retrospec - the vintage-inspired city bike. We have two pink ones remaining, 7-speed. Be optimistic about the weather & come by to test-ride!
Waffles & streaming: From our bike bar, watch Liege-Bastogne-Liege - one of the most arduous one-day cycling events in the world - as we celebrate the beauty of European Professional Cycling & the birthplace of our waffles - Liege, Belgium. Sunday beginning at 8am. Replays and $2 SHIFT waffles ALL DAY
SAVE Shift Prom! They’re threatening cancellation TODAY if you don’t buy your tickets. We need to sell a minimum of 25 tix to cover even a few of the costs for making this dance party happen. Go to the link. Buy! Plenty of time to find that outfit later.
Come by SHIFT to be a part of Eau Claire Jazz Festival! We are one of the few free spots (no wristbands required) to enjoy. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ This Friday Apr. 26th⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 6-8pm The NUTO Dixieland Jazz Band⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 8-10pm Larry McDonough & Richard Terrill⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ image by Visit Eau Claire
SHIFT will be @ The Pablo Center for the BANFF Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour / this Sunday April 28th⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 4:30-6:30pm the Outdoor Opportunity Expo in the main lobby - learn about regional opps to play outside! Sample some free mini-waffles from SHIFT.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 7:00pm screening happens: 'Screenings are all different from the December show and focus on high adrenaline action-packed films from some of the most spectacular locations worldwide.' ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ General Public: $19*⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Children (16 and under) $10.00⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ UWEC Students: $4.75* Subsidized by Student Office of Sustainability, Supplies are limited.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ *Prices include all Facility fees and Taxes
Dotters Books is celebrating International Bookstore Day this Saturday (Apr. 27) with a slew of happenings AND selling SHIFT coffee & waffles. Storytime is @ 10:30am with Tina Agnes, Eau Claire native, reading her new book The Resting Tree. SHIFT on the East Hill - brilliant!
Words & Waffles is back! Creative writers from CVTC will be here to participate in open mic, celebrating National Poetry Month. Come to share or simply enjoy! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ This Thursday, 6-8p / Free
Sculpture Tour Eau Claire is one our fav city elements. We are happy to be donating coffee & baked goods to the kind volunteers that will work Tuesday morn to remove the sculptures, making way for a new array of artwork for us to enjoy. PIctured: An Angel Anchored in Art Nouveau / Artist: Ben Hammond
This Tues. Apr. 23rd @ 6pm TruLiving Keller Williams will be hosting a Home Sellers Workshop. 'Shift gears into selling & equip yourself with tips to price ahead of the market, stage your home, and receive multiple offers! Special financing information on how to make a non contingent offer as a buyer as well.' Coffee, tea and waffles will be provided by the TruLiving team.
We hope you enjoy time with family & friends on this spring holiday. Special Easter hours Sunday 8a-4p.
Come join us April 27th @ 1pm @ SHIFT for Eau Claire Coffee Club - all are welcome. This month we are excited to explore a coffee from Roseline Coffee Roasters (Portland, OR) via 3 different brewing methods: French Press, AeroPress & the Kalita Wave. We will go over different recipes & brewing techniques for each brewer as well as taste to see if there is a difference between the 3. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ $5 includes tasting & hangs
NOTA Open Read: this Thu. Apr. 18th 7:30-9p It's national poetry month and NOTA will be in house for an Open Read. Open mic will be available for anyone to share their works of literature, in between the ambient sets of a student musician. NOTA is here to celebrate their passion of poetry & prose in a like-minded environment. SHIFT drinks and treats will be available for sale.
Grass Is Always Greener - on the other side of this drink is easy Spring relaxation...Den's Tea matcha whisked with a house ginger syrup + added bliss of Floyd's of Leadville CBD. Ingest, enjoy, repeat.
Win this Bike! This Friday, Apr. 19th, 5p ride leaves SHIFT, through twists and turns, arrives @ The Livery. The party begins @ 6p with New Belgian Brewing & Park Ridge Distributing hosting a Huge raffle, giving away a Cannondale Quick 8 and much much swag. Raffle tickets will be sold @ the Livery, proceeds going to Bike Chippewa Valley to support their bike valet at the Sounds Like Summer Concert Series.