Humboldt County Fairgrounds
/ 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
/ $4 kids
/ $6 seniors
"The Bounty of the County": Live and satellite horse racing, mule racing, carnival rides and games, death defying stunts, live entertainment, exhibits, livestock events and more. Check the fair's website for complete schedule of events.
Arcata Veterans Memorial Building
/ 7:30-11 p.m.
/ Free Kids under 12
/ $6 HFS members, students and seniors
Savor the summertime with the Striped Pig Stringband and caller Carolan Raleigh-Halsing. All dances will be taught with no partner or experience needed.
/ 8 p.m.
Humboldt County lifestyle magazine celebrates two years of existence with birthday cake, comedy by Sherae O'Shaughnessy, Ivy Vasquez, Dr Foxmeat and Sue Charnes and music by Cliff Dallas and the Death Valley Troubadours. DJ Red closes the night.
/ 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
Wichita band bring their blend of old timey/bluegrass/punk with a twist of brass.
/ 9:30 p.m.
"Four women intent on bringing the passion, the beauty, the aggression, the musicality of Led Zeppelin alive."
/ 5:30-9 p.m.
Jazz on the patio.
/ 7 p.m.
/ $10 Pre-sale
Shakespeare's classic comedy about love, mischief and magic at the old forest stage among the beautiful Redwoods of the Arcata Community Forest.
/ 7-11 p.m.
They say if you remember the Sixties, you weren't really there. Well, now you don't have to! Celebrate the 45th anniversary of The Woodstock Music and Art Fair, held at Max Yasgur’s dairy farm in the rural town of Bethel, New York on a sometimes rain-soaked weekend from August 15 to August 18, 1969.
Arcata Theatre Lounge
/ 8 p.m.
ATL presents Girls Night Out featuring Showgirls (1995). As a special treat for this event only, the bar will be serving the Stardust, a powerful and luscious take on the classic Sex on the Beach with raspberry liqueur and champagne.
/ 10 p.m.
Plaza ass shaking.