Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013's Lowdown

Saturday night, Humboldt County will get it's first look at local director Maria Matteoli's feature length film The Wine of Summer which is being screened at the Eureka Theatre. Listen below to Matteoli, along with videographer Malcolm DeSoto, as they chat to KHUM's Mike Dronkers:

Wine of Summer Interview (AUDIO)

... and in the off chance you haven't seen the trailer yet ...

Read the North Coast Journal's cover story on the film here. Other non-film premieres in your Saturday Lowdown below.

-AG

The Lowdown Fun Committee

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Events

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Blue Lake Harvest Days
Blue Lake / noon / Free
A full moon. A big tent. Blue Lake. Barn dance featuring local favorites the Striped Pig Stringband, pony rides, arts encounters, ghost tours, performances, pumpkin catapult and more.
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The Wine of Summer
Eureka Theater / 6:30 p.m. / $10
Humboldt County native Maria Matteoli wrote, directed and produced the film, the majority of which was shot in and around Barcelona in the fall of 2011. The film wrapped with three days of shooting in Old Town, Eureka.
442-2970 / Web site / View Comments

Rebel Craft Rumble
Arcata Playhouse / 8-10 p.m. / $10 / $10 advance sales / $8 members only / $12 at the door / 18+
SCRAP Humboldt presents a live crafting competition with a dash of Iron-Chef with a hint of Project Runway. Hosted by KHUM's Mike Dronkers.
633-8349 / tibora@scraphumboldt.org / Web site / View Comments

Motherlode
Blue Lake Casino / 9 p.m. / 21+
Humboldt funk blitzkrieg.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

Jerry Joseph and the Jackmormons
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $15 / 21+
"For more than 30 years, Jerry Joseph has been strapping on a guitar and chasing down truth, understanding and soul with tenacity and resonant skill."
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

California Conservation Corp's Volunteer Work Day
Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Friends of the Dunes is pleased to partner with the CCC's once again for California Conservation Corps Day.
444-1397 / Web site / View Comments

Arcata Farmers' Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Local produce, meats flowers and more. Music at 10 a.m. (Click for music schedule.)
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Humboldt Bay Boat Tours
Humboldt Baykeeper / 9-10:30 a.m.
Humboldt Baykeeper offers free natural history boat tours of the north Humboldt Bay at 9 and 10:30 a.m. Call for details.
268-8897 / View Comments

McKinleyville Community Garden Open House
Pierson Park, McKinleyville / 10 a.m.-noon / Free
Celebrate a new kiosk/message board at the garden, enjoy light refreshments, converse with gardeners.
267-0924 / debbiep@nrsrcaa.org / Web site / View Comments

Paths 2 Prosperity
See Event Description / 10 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free
822-8536 / charlie@financialresourcecenter.org / Web site / View Comments

Ferndale Farmers' Market
Main Street, Ferndale / 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
On the corner of Shaw and Main streets. Sustainable farms sell local produce direct to the consumer.
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Community Media Center Orientation
Access Humboldt Community Media Center / 10 a.m.-noon / Free
476-1798 / info@accesshumboldt.net / Web site / View Comments

Yoga
The MGC / 10:30 a.m. / Free
725-3300 / tpockett@ervmgc.com / Web site / View Comments

Archeology Day
Clarke Historical Museum / noon-3 p.m. / Free
Demonstrations on stone tool making and basket weaving and participate in hands on activities for all ages.
443-1947 / clarkehistorical@att.net / View Comments

Archeology Day
Clarke Historical Museum / noon-3 p.m. / Free
Find out what archeology is all about, speak with local archaeologists and see archeology exhibits. Watch demonstrations on basket weaving, stone tool and bow and arrow making and participate in hands on activities for all ages.
443-1947 / clarkehistorical@att.net / Web site / View Comments

Jeff DeMark
Arcata Library / 1-2 p.m. / Free
Expect some baseball-related stories, a Beatle wig, new songs and a good time.
822-5954 / jeffdemark@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

ArMack Orchestra
Arcata High School / 2 p.m. / $5
Performs the soundtrack for to silent films, Two Tars starring Laurel and Hardy and Sherlock Jr. with Buster Keaton.
825-2401 / Web site / View Comments

Young Frankenstein: The Musical!
Gist Hall, HSU / 2-4 p.m. / $15 / $10 students & seniors / 18+
It’s alive! And it dances! Get ready for Halloween with the scary, sexy and very silly HSU production of Mel Brooks’ classic.
826-3928 / attentionservices@sbcglobal.net / Web site / View Comments

Fall Festival
Kneeland Elementary School / 5 p.m. / $5
Spooky family fun.
442-5472 / kneeland@humboldt.k12.ca.us / View Comments

KMUD Battle of the Rock Bands
Mateel Community Center / 6 p.m. / $12
Thrash, punk, alternative and metal Bands of Mendocino, Humboldt, Del Norte, and Trinity counties slug it out for recording and engineering packages.
923-2513 / Web site / View Comments

4 For Jazz
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free
Jazz, plus local artist Michele McCall-Wallace's artwork explores the ideas of fragments and social, cultural and personal relationships while simultaneously considering the play of color.
668-4151 / julie@madriverbrewing.com / Web site / View Comments

Lumberjacks vs. Azuza Pacific
Redwood Bowl / 6 p.m. / $10 / Free HSU students
It's football!
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ArMack Orchestra
Arcata High School / 7 p.m. / $5
Performs the soundtrack for to silent films, Two Tars starring Laurel and Hardy and Sherlock Jr. with Buster Keaton.
825-2401 / Web site / View Comments

Young Frankenstein: The Musical!
Gist Hall, HSU / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $15 / $10 students & seniors / 18+
It’s alive! And it dances! Get ready for Halloween with the scary, sexy and very silly HSU production of Mel Brooks’ classic.
826-3928 / attentionservices@sbcglobal.net / Web site / View Comments

Our Town
Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $10
Celebrating the 75th anniversary of the very first production of Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize winning play.
786-5483 / Web site / View Comments

Gunsafe
The Siren's Song Tavern / 9 p.m.
Face melting torch country. Howlin' and stompin' for all.
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay
RJ Grin's Lounge / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+
445-0844 / cleo.nice@redlion.com / View Comments

Dr. Squid
Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 9 p.m. / 21+
Humboldt party band would prefer you dance more.
800-684-2464 / Web site / View Comments

Pressure/Anya DJs
Pearl Lounge / 9:30 p.m. / 21+
There will be ass shaking.
444-2017 / Web site / View Comments

DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
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DJs
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+
More Plaza ass shaking.
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Earhtless, Joy
Alibi / 11 p.m. / $5 / 21+
Cosmic jams and shred rock from San Diego
822-3731 / Web site / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Minor Theatre
  • CAPTAIN PHILLIPS: 2:30, 5:35, 8:40
  • FIFTH ESTATE: 2:40, 5:45, 8:50
  • GRAVITY 2D: 2:20, 4:40, 7:00, 9:20

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