Grand Opening Celebration

September 22nd, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Pablo Center at the Confluence

FREE & Open to the Public! Rising where the rivers meet, a decade in the planning and more than two years in the building; Pablo Center at the Confluence is opening its doors! Join us September 22nd for a day  of community, art, and gala celebration.

It’s opening day for the Pablo art galleries as well! Be the first to see the premiere shows in both our main floor galleries; Homecoming – The Confluence of Art Annual Exhibition in the James W Hansen Gallery, and An Artist Forever - Highlights of the Laurie Bieze Permanent Art Collection in the Graham Avenue Gallery.             

Also onsite for the afternoon? Davis Dogs, Ramone’s Ice Cream, Shift Coffee Cart, Olson’s Ice Cream, and t-shirt printing by Ambient Inc. Family friendly fun  will be provided by the Eau Claire Children’s Museum, Art Mobile, and the Library’s Book Bike!

We can’t wait to see you there on September 22, noon-5:30 p.m., to help us open Pablo Center at the Confluence the way it was meant to be opened; by the very people who made this all possible.


We are pleased to announce the line-up for this Saturday!

Noon          Ribbon Cutting
                  Fanfare for the Confluence
12:10 pm    Eau Claire Male Chorus
12:30 pm    Blugold Marching Band
12:45 pm    The Torch Sisters
1:15 pm      Keng Her
1:40 pm      Ukulele Club of Eau Claire
2:10 pm      Fanfare for the Confluence
2:15 pm      The Alex Karye 3tet
2:45 pm      Kgam Studios
3:00 pm      CVASing
3:30 pm      The Torch Sisters
4:00 pm      The Saultuers
4:30 pm      Iron Boy