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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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14th Annual Buddy Brown Blues Festival

Perigot Park / 10:30 a.m.

Fundraiser for the HFS Folk School. Music by The Uptown Kings, Buddy Reed, Jim Lahman Band, The Blues Rollers, Vintage Soul and Anna Hamilton.

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Wildwood Days Music Festival

Rio Dell Fire Hall / noon-10 p.m. / Free

Local bands all day long including Doug Fir and the 2x4s, Redwood Blue, Headache, Hudson Hound Dogs and Layla Dias.

764-3329 / liswil7@aol.com /

Arts Alive

Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free

Eureka's monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.

Xoth, Windmill of Corpses, Locust Furnace

The Ink Annex / 7-10 p.m. / $7 / $5 members

The Placebo presents a night of metal.

Humboldt Crabs vs. Novato Knicks

Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $8

Root on your hometown baseball team as they whoop up on some hapless bums.

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Rafting the North Coast

Center Activities, HSU Campus / 8 a.m. / $70

Day of adventure on one of the North Coast’s premier stretches of Class III whitewater, intermixed with serene, relaxing sections ideal for swimming and wildlife viewing.

826-3357 / cntract@humboldt.edu / Web site

Wildwood Days

Rio Dell / 8 a.m.

Rio Dell's annual community celebration. Click for complete schedule of events.

Explore Humboldt Bay: Hike the Hikshari Trail

Elk River Access Trail, Hikshari Trail / 9:30-11 a.m.

Free, docent-led natural history tour of the Hikshari Trail in Eureka in Spanish and English.

Lanphere Dunes Orchid Walk

Lanphere Dunes / 10 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free

Join Friends of the Dunes Naturalist Carol Ralph to find four native species blooming and one in fruit along the forest and dune trails of Lanphere Dunes. Bring a magnifying lens if you have one.

444-1397 / info@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site

Compost Mountain Boys

Arcata Farmers’ Market / 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Local bluegrass music and the season's bounty.

Camera Work Workshop

Access Humboldt Community Media Center / 10 a.m. / $20

This 2-hour class will focus on different shots, how to frame your subject, set exposure, stabilize you shot, and general best practice tips and pointers.

476-1798 / info@accesshumboldt.net / Web site

KEET's Kids Club

Morris Graves Museum of Art / noon-2 p.m. / Free

Monthly workshop. Each family receives a free book.

442-0278 / janine@humboldtarts.org / Web site

Lighting Workshop

Access Humboldt Community Media Center / 1 p.m. / $20

This 2-hour workshop will focus on basic lighting principles, differences, how to handle a floor light kit and how to utilize the grid lighting.

476-1798 / info@accesshumboldt.net / Web site

Broadway Billiards Grand Opening

Broadway Billiards / 5 p.m.-1 a.m. / $20 / Free Public / 21+

No green fees or quarters needed.

442-7665 / broadwaybilliards.humboldt@yahoo.com /


Studio 424 / 6-9 p.m.

Lynn Jones' Art Show

Eureka Books / 6 p.m.

Collection includes linoleum cut, handset lead plates, and letterpress prints.


MikkiMoves Real Estate, Inc / 6-9 p.m. / Free

Sizzling Americana trio playing all original songs.

839-5090 / kingfootband@gmail.com / Web site

Friends of the Dunes Benefit

Sewell Gallery of Fine Art / 6-9 p.m.

Volunteers and staff will be serving wine and beer as a fundraiser to benefit Friends of the Dunes. Featured artist is internationally known wire sculptor Elizabeth Berrien.

444-1397 / info@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site

Indigo Hillbillies

Gallagher's Irish Pub and Restaurant / 6-9 p.m. / Free

Vintage country, danceabilly, conscious originals.

442-1177 / cherylkelley@live.com / Web site

Hot Club Papers

Morris Graves Museum of Art / 6-9 p.m. / Free

Duo of Ryan Roberts, Absynth Quintet's guitarist of ten years, and Tom Toohey, guitarist for George Cole and Bon Swing.

442-0278 / janine@humboldtarts.org / Web site

Jim Lehman Band

Old Town Coffee And Chocolates (Old Town) / 6:30-9:30 p.m. / Free

Blues, funk and rock.

445-8600 / Web site

Blue Lotus Jazz

Libation / 7-10 p.m. / Free / 21+

Jazz guitar duo Dave and Nalini Wilson with guest vocalist Lin McPhillips sitting in.

825-7596 / davewilsonguitarist@yahoo.com / Web site

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.

822-1318 / info@hloc.org / Web site

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 / info@ferndalerep.org / Web site

The Georgia Handshakers

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / 8-11 p.m. / Free

Laid back rock and roll with some country blues mixed in.

826-7222 / Web site

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

Ultra Secret Good Guy Organization

The Siren's Song Tavern / 9 p.m.

Funk jazz improv.

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

Lizzy and the Moonbeams

Logger Bar / 9 p.m. / 21+

Local eclectic rock/pop/blues.

668-5000 / Web site

DJ Barfly Style

Bar Fly Pub and Grub / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

443-3770 / 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 /

All Fired Up

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

Rock 'n' roll.

668-9770 / Web site


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

More Plaza ass shaking.

DJ Zordon

Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 10 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

826-9463 / goodmanbooking@gmail.com / Web site

Balls Deep

The Jam / 10 p.m. / 21+

"Tangy death jazz for your freakstabagel needs. Let's get weird."

822-4766 / Web site


Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /

White Manna, La Cerca

Alibi / 10:30 p.m. / $5 / 21+

Get weird at the 'bi.

822-3731 / Web site


Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre