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Humboldt's Scary Movie Night

If you're not watching horror movies in October, you're doing it wrong. And while we know you all have 1080p plasmas at this point, it might be fun to sit in a room of strangers and watch a mooo-veee, right? Right?

Hmm. Well if you bought that, head on down to North Coast Repertory Theatre Sunday night for a screening of the horror classic Night of the Living Dead (trailer above), which was really the first zombie movie evah -- go pay your respects, Walking Dead nuts.

And if you're like, "I've got kids! I can't show them that schlock!" we'll point out they're showing Monsters, Inc. at the Arcata Theatre Lounge. Surely, no nightmares can come from that movie about the nightmare industry. Your kids little brains will be safe. -AG

EVENTS

The Haunted Kinetic Lab of Horrors

Eighth and N streets, Arcata / 7 p.m.-midnight / $10

Humboldt's most twisted, horrific tradition returns for another year of hair-raising, vomit-inducing delights! 13 and older.

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 /

Birding at Freshwater Farms Reserve

See Event Description / 9-11 a.m. / Free

Led by Rob Fowler.

822-2242 / d.marshall@ncrlt.org /

Bee Friendly Days

Eureka Natural Foods / 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Meet local beekeepers and learn about their practice.

Happy Growler Day!

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / noon-11 p.m. / Free

826-7222 / Web site

Spooky Dune Tour

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 1-3 p.m.

Come dressed in costume and bring a trick or treat bag, or a t-shirt to make into a bag! Be prepared for a short hike in the sand.

444-1397 / Web site

Reiki Clinic

Sun Yi's Academy of Tae Kwon Do Arcata / 1-3 p.m.

Journey to Planet Possible

The Jefferson Project / 1-6 p.m. / $5

Get your imagination caps on, and jump into a rocket ship with the artists and puppeteers from the Ink People Center for the Arts. Guided tours leave every few minutes to other worlds where travelers will talk to robots, crawl through an underwater maze, pet strange aliens and more.

442-8413 / marzers@gmail.com / Web site

Our Town

Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 2 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

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

Monsters, Inc.

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 5:30 p.m. / $5

Your kids need this.

822-1220 / Web site

Kinetic Paranormal Society's Halloween Special

The Siren's Song Tavern / 6 p.m.

442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site

Open Mic

Mosgo's / 7-9 p.m.

All original/public domain songs.

826-1195 / Web site

Trivia Night

Six Rivers Brewery / 8 p.m. / Free

839-7580 / 6rbmusicbooking@gmail.com / Web site

Karaoke w/ KJ Leonard

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 8 p.m.

When selecting your song, please keep in mind your audience would like to dance.

668-9770 / Web site

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay

Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 8 p.m.

Your Lowdown will go on the record as saying that Chris Clay is Humboldt's most pro karaoke jockey. We know this stuff.

800-684-2464 / Web site

Open Mic w/ Chris Parreira

Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 8-10:30 p.m. / Free

826-9463 / Web site

Night if the Living Dead

North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $5

NCRT Night at the Movies screening of the horror classic.

442-6278 / Web site

Sundaze with Deep Groove Society

The Jam / 10 p.m.

822-4766 / Web site

MOVIES

Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre