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An Interview with Wine of Summer Director Maria Matteoli (AUDIO)

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

EVENTS

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

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

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

Motherlode

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m. / 21+

Humboldt funk blitzkrieg.

668-9770 / Web site

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

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 /

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

Paths 2 Prosperity

See Event Description / 10 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free

822-8536 / charlie@financialresourcecenter.org / Web site

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

Yoga

The MGC / 10:30 a.m. / Free

725-3300 / tpockett@ervmgc.com / Web site

Fall Fever Bierfest

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / noon-midnight / Free

826-7222 / Web site

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 /

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

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

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

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

Fall Festival

Kneeland Elementary School / 5 p.m. / $5

Spooky family fun.

442-5472 / kneeland@humboldt.k12.ca.us /

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

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

Lumberjacks vs. Azuza Pacific

Redwood Bowl / 6 p.m. / $10 / Free HSU students

It's football!

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

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

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 / info@ferndalerep.org / Web site

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

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay

RJ Grin's Lounge / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+

445-0844 / cleo.nice@redlion.com /

Dr. Squid

Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 9 p.m. / 21+

Humboldt party band would prefer you dance more.

800-684-2464 / Web site

Pressure/Anya DJs

Pearl Lounge / 9:30 p.m. / 21+

There will be ass shaking.

444-2017 / Web site

DJs

Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+

More Plaza ass shaking.

DJs

Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /

Earhtless, Joy

Alibi / 11 p.m. / $5 / 21+

Cosmic jams and shred rock from San Diego

822-3731 / Web site

MOVIES

Minor Theatre