November 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2013 – Friday Night Karaoke 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM. Gather up friends and family and get everyone together once a week for some fun and some laughter. Karaoke night can be a blast, whether or not you can sing well. Hope to see you at karaoke night and you have the time of your life. Thunderbird Lanes, 1117 8th St., Baraboo, WI 53913. 608-356-9111. www.baraboolanes.com
November 1, 2013 – SwifKick in the Halloween Bash! at the Pumphouse 8:00 pm – 1:00 am. PARTY TIME Pumphouse Annual Halloween Costume Party! Take the kids out Halloween night, have your fun on Friday, November 1st! Live Music by SwifKick Drink Specials All Night Long Costume Contests and Prizes! Best Guy, Best Gal, Best Group, Best Gore, Best Sexy. Pumphouse Bar and Grill at the Intersection of Hwy 123 & Hwy 159 Baraboo. 608-356-7707 No Cover Charge! http://pumphousesportsbar.com/
November 3, 2013 – Cancer Fundraiser for ANNETTE AESCHBACH 1:00 – 5:00 PM. Come have fun at Waun-A-Bowl in Waunakee. Some of the raffle items include: Gift Certificate for Spring Creek Chiropractic, Tom Lynn Photography picture, L’BRI Pure n’ Natural Skincare basket, Gift Certificate for Dr. Zhou’s Acupuncture, Aeschbach Photography Picture, Breyer model horses. More to Come…. Wauna- A- Bowl, 301 S. Century Ave, Waunakee, WI. Admission: Bowl ($3/game/person), Chili Dinner ($10) and win raffle items!
November 5, 2013 – Ruffle Scarf Class – 12:00pm. These Ruffle Scarves are very popular this season, and easy to make once you learn the technique. This class will show you how to create these scarves! Oak Street Antiques & Yarn, 530 Oak Street, Baraboo, WI 53913. 608-355-1301. Cost is $20 and includes yarn and instruction. Class size is limited to 10.
November 7, 2013 – Meat 101 - Chef Jeff Castree and Mike Vold, 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Mike Vold from the Baraboo Meat Market is here to help you choose the perfect cut of meat for every occasion! Learn which cuts of meat are best for which dishes and what you should ask your butcher to ensure you’re getting the most for your money. Jeff Castree from the Broadway Diner will be on deck to prepare some delicious meats for you to enjoy while you “grill” (haha) Mike with all of your meat-related questions. Bekah Kate’s, 117 Third Street, Baraboo. 608-356-3133. Fees: $45 http://www.BekahKates.com
November 8-10,14-17, 2013 – Baraboo Theatre Guild presents “Shrek The Musical” Starts at 7:30pm on 9th, Starts at 2:00pm on 10th. Based on the Oscar® winning DreamWorks film that started it all, brings the hilarious story of everyone’s favorite ogre to dazzling new life on the stage. In a faraway kingdom turned upside down, things get ugly when an unseemly ogre — not a handsome prince — shows up to rescue a feisty princess. Al Ringling Theatre, 136 4th Ave, Baraboo, WI 53913. Al Ringling Theatre 608-356-8864. Admission: Tickets will be $10 – $18. www.alringling.com
November 9, 2013 – “Retro Specz” to Play at Thunderbird Lanes 8:00 to 12:00 pm. 5 strapping lads….and girl, all with rich musical backgrounds play music that people know and enjoy. You will have fun and dance, dance, dance…! Thunderbird Lanes, 1117 8th Street, Baraboo, WI 53913. 608-356-9991. www.baraboolanes.com
November 10, 2013 – Downtown Baraboo WINTER Sunday Market 10:00am – 3:00pm. The Downtown Baraboo Sunday Market includes Antique Dealers, Collectors, Artisans and Crafters selling their work Indoors for the Winter. Indoors at the Al Ringling Mansion, Corner of Broadway & 5th Ave, Baraboo, WI. Off Street Parking Available.
November 12, 2013 – Holiday Ornament Origami Workshop 6:30 – 7:30 PM. Ruthanne Bessman, the popular WPR classical music host, will teach a workshop on how to make holiday ornaments using origami — her other passion! Registration required. Baraboo Public Library, 230 Fourth Avenue, Baraboo. 608-356-6166 www.baraboopubliclibrary.org
November 13, 2013 – Naal Binding Cozy Class – 5:30- 7:30 PM. Naal binding is a pre-knitting fiber art used by the Vikings. Victoria will teach you how to naal bind this pretty cozy. Oak Street Antiques & Yarn, 530 Oak Street, Baraboo, 608-355-1301. Cost of Class is $16 and includes instruction, handmade needle and pattern. Yarn available exclusively at Oak Street Antiques and Yarn. Class size is limited to 10.
November 14, 2013 – Appetizers and Small Plates – Chef Jeanne Raffetto-Tentis 6:00 – 8:00 PM. We will prepare some new and exciting small bites that will make you a star at all your holiday festivities. Bekah Kate”s, 117 Third Street, Baraboo, WI 53913. 608-356-3133. Fees: $40
November 21, 2013 – “Ruby Nouveau Day” 11:00 AM. Join Winemaker Philippe Coquard in a special toast as he taps the barrel of the new vintage of Wollersheim Ruby Nouveau 2013. Wollersheim Ruby Nouveau is an estate-grown dry red with enticing fruity flavors and a zesty finish. Admission Fee: Free. Wollersheim Winery, 7876 Hwy 188, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578. (800) VIP – WINE www.wollersheimwinery.com
November 23, 2013 – “Ruby Nouveau Tasting” 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Taste the first release of the new vintage, Wollersheim Ruby Nouveau 2013 wine and other Wollersheim wines paired with an array of specialty Wisconsin cheeses. Admission Fee: Free. Wollersheim Winery, 7876 Hwy 188, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578. (800) VIP- WINE
November 30, 2013 – A Vintage Christmas 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Experience old world charm as you prepare for Christmas. Taste Wollersheim wines paired with festive foods, fine unique gifts, plus Christmas carolers will be on hand to set the mood. The winery is a picturesque place to take your family Christmas card photo, so be sure to bring your camera. Admission Fee: Free. Wollersheim Winery, 7876 Hwy 188, Prairie du Sac, WI (800) VIP-WINE www.wollersheimwinery.com
November 29 – 30, 2013 – A Country Christmas 3rd Annual Arts & Fine Crafts Fair. Starts at 11:00am – 7:00pm on 29th, Starts at 9:00am – 5:00pm on 30th. A gathering of local Artists and Craftsmen. Shop handcrafted Natural, Recycled Arts & Fine Crafts and enjoy a meal and cocktails at Glacier Rock! Clarion Hotel & Convention Center, 626 W. Pine Street, Baraboo, WI 53913. 608-356-8172.