Friday, Aug. 1, 2014's Lowdown
Friday night, the Humboldt Crabs will pinch-dismember their final opponents of the season when they take on the Novato Knicks in the first of three games taking place throughout their last weekend of the 2014 season. As we know, “knicks” is short for “knickers,” a term used for old-timey ladies' undergarments, so tonight should be a real treat!
Another reason this evening’s game will delight you is that LoCO’s classic rockin’ colleagues at KWPT The Point are the sponsors of tonight’s game. Your homework: Wear your favorite concert T-shirt and you could win a hat or something. \m/
If you want to keep on rockin’ late into the night, note that Humboldt’s Deadheads will be convening at HumBrews to celebrate what would have been Jerry Garcia’s 72nd birthday. One of the better local Dead cover bands The Miracle Show will keep the proceedings truckin’.
Other Friday options in your Lowdown listings below.
The Lowdown Fun Committee
Godlin Gets Behind
Hey rock and rollers, it's Point Night at the Ballpark. Cheer on the Crabs while wearing your favorite rock shirt to win some stuff. Then celebrate Jerry's birthday at Hum Brews with the Miracle Show. Finally, impress and depress your friends with the fact that Jerry's Dad sadly died here on the Trinity River.
30th Anniversary Reggae On The River
French's Camp / midnight / $190 / $250 early 4-day pass
"Recognized as one of the longest running reggae music events in the world, Reggae On The River® is an annual pilgrimage held along the banks of the majestic Eel River in the heart of Southern Humboldt County and fans have flocked here for three decades to experience the best in reggae/world music."
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Novato Knicks
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $8
It's rock 'n' roll night! Wear your favorite concert T and be entered to win prizes from KWPT 100.3 and 102.7 FM The Point.
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Camos 2 Khakis
The Job Market / 1:30-5 p.m. / Free / 18+
Four week intensive service program for veterans only. The program allows veterans and other covered persons to develop job search skills through networking with other veterans and provides instruction in skills such as resume writing and interviewing techniques.
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Thoroughly Modern Millie
Van Duzer Theater / 7:30 p.m.
Flash back to the Roaring '20s with Humboldt Light Opera Company. When a Kansas girl comes to the Big Apple, she encounters flappers, working girls and millionaires in disguise as she ventures from high rises to the New York speakeasy scene.
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The Poor of New York
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15
Written and premiering in 1857, this play is a melodrama revolving around the efforts of a middle class family, newly impoverished by the financial panic of 1857, to survive against a villainous banker.
442-6278 / Web site / View Comments
The Wedding Singer
Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $16 students/seniors
You've seen that Adam Sandler movie, yeah? Directed by Brandi Lacy, Music Direction by Molly Severdia and featuring Erik Standifird as Robbie, Sasha Shay as Julia, and a large, talented cast from all over the county!
786-5483 / Web site / View Comments
- 22 JUMP STREET: 9:20
- AMERICA: 3:50, 8:50
- AND SO IT GOES: 1:20, 6:25
- DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES 2D: 12:00, 6:00, 9:00
- DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES 3D: 2:55
- GET ON UP: 11:55, 3:00, 6:05, 9:15
- GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2D: 12:40, 3:35, 6:30, 9:25
- GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 3D: 11:50, 2:40, 5:35, 8:30
- HERCULES 2D: 4:00, 9:10
- HERCULES 3D: 1:25, 6:35
- HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 2D: 1:10, 3:45
- LUCY: 12:10, 2:30, 4:50, 7:15, 9:40
- MALEFICENT 2D: 12:15, 2:45
- PLANES: FIRE AND RESCUE 2D: 12:05, 2:25, 4:45, 7:00
- PURGE: ANARCHY: 1:55, 4:30, 7:05, 9:40
- SEX TAPE: 2:05, 4:35, 7:10, 9:30
- TAMMY: 6:15, 8:45
- TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION 2D: 5:10, 8:35
Mill Creek Cinema
- AND SO IT GOES: 1:50, 6:55
- DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES 2D: 12:00, 3:00, 6:00, 9:00
- GET ON UP: 1:55, 5:15, 8:25
- GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2D: 12:30, 3:20, 6:15, 9:10
- GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 3D: 11:50, 2:40, 5:30, 8:20
- HERCULES 2D: 3:30, 8:35
- HERCULES 3D: 1:00, 6:05
- LUCY: 12:10, 2:30, 4:50, 7:10, 9:30
- PLANES: FIRE AND RESCUE 2D: 11:55, 2:05, 4:15, 6:30, 8:40
- PURGE: ANARCHY: 4:20, 9:20
- GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2D: 12:30, 3:20, 6:10, 9:00
- MOST WANTED MAN: 12:20, 3:05, 5:50, 8:35
- WISH I WAS HERE: 1:10, 3:50, 6:30, 9:10