The Lowdown Fun Committee

Godlin Gets Behind

Comedy festival, obviously! You can not throw a nugget without hitting an out of town festival comedian this weekend. Mostly because they will run to catch it.

Events

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Third Annual Savage Henry Magazine Comedy Festival, Saturday Schedule
See Event Description / noon / $25
More than 70 comics descend upon Arcata, McKinleyville and Eureka for three days of jokes and variety shows. $25 for an all-show bracelet or choose single shows for $3-$15. Saturday's venues include Arcata Theatre Lounge, HumBrews, Eureka Inn, Jambalaya, Six Rivers Brewery, Trim Scene and more.
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Bigfoot Days
Willow Creek / noon
Go squatchin'. Three-day event includes food and craft booths, oyster feed, deep pit BBQ, logging contests, a petting zoo, kids bike race, lawn mower race, disc golf tourney and big ice cream social at the town museum, which houses the world’s largest collection of Bigfoot curios.
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Taste of the Cove
Mal Coombs Park / 1-5 p.m. / Free 5 and under / $10 12 and under / $30 Adults
Join Heart of the Redwoods Community Hospice for some family fun at the 12th annual event in Shelter Cove. Serving locally caught fish prepared by the Fabulous Flaming Chefs. Fun activities for the kids and great music.
923-7476 / View Comments

The Hand of Doctor Foxmeat Paints a Monochromatic Rainbow Release Party
McDonald's, Arcata / 2 p.m.
"Part man, part myth, Foxmeat is a singer-producer wizard with a knack for creating contagious lo-fi synth pop ballads." All ages!
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Soul Night 34: You Are The Theme
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $5 / 21+
"It's that time again, students are back, pushing their way into our Co-op lines, our restaurants and our hearts. So let's push back and show these new townies how we do things around here with a little dancetastic, sweat-inducing town tradition. DJ Red, Jaymorg and Matt n' Adam lead the charge.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

18th Annual Giant Healy Yard Sale
Redway Elementary School / 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Proceeds to benefit the Healy Senior Center.
923-2399 / healyseniorcenter@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Coast Guard Open House
Coast Guard Station / 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Station crew invites you to check out their digs and climb aboard boats, rescue equipment and local fire and law enforcement vehicles.
443-2212 / View Comments

No Good Redwood Ramblers
Arcata Farmers’ Market / 10-2 a.m. / Free
"So you like stompin? You like dancin? You want to hoot and holler and eat vegetables fresh off the farm? Well then HOT DANG have I ever got the event for you! Show up at the farmers market in Arcata for all of the above and a side of joy!"
thenogoodredwoodramblers@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Blocksburg Harvest Faire
Blocksburg, California / 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Food, activities for kids, bounce house, local vendors and artisans, homegrown produce, raffles and a silent auction. Music by Tumblin’ Tumbleweeds, Austin Alley, Sammy and Layla, and mystery musical guests.
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Doubles 8 Ball Tournament
Broadway Billiards / 1-10 p.m. / $40 / Free Public / 21+
No green fees or quarters needed, Tri-Tip BBQ free for tournament players.
442-7665 / Broadwaybilliards.humboldt@yahoo.com / View Comments

Raising Grain
Scotia Inn / 6-9 p.m. / Free
"Bodacious bluegrass from Arcata's almost favorite bluegrass band."
764-5338 / Raisinggrain@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Plays In The Park: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Redwood Park / 7 p.m. / $12 / $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.
822-7091 / Web site / View Comments

9-Ball Tournament
Broadway Billiards / 7:30-11 p.m. / $10 / Free Public / 21+
442-7665 / broadwaybilliards.humboldt@yahoo.com / View Comments

Bump Foundation
Logger Bar / 9 p.m. / 21+
Local funk, specifically for your butt.
668-5000 / Web site / View Comments

Piet Dalmolen
Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+
Local guitar virtuoso.
826-9463 / goodmanbooking@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

The Miracle Show
Blue Lake Casino / 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
Dead covers in the Wave Lounge.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay
RJ Grin's Lounge / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+
445-0844 / cleo.nice@redlion.com / View Comments

DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
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Ska Night
The Siren's Song Tavern / 10 p.m.
Selector Rotten spins early Jamaican music.
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Norwood's from Fishbone's Trulio Disgracias
Northern Delights, Hayfork / 10 p.m.-2 a.m. / $25
The bass master from Fishbone Norwood will be bringing his mega-clan of intergalactic misfits to Hayfork for a night of improvisational funky fun.
530-628-5246 / Web site / View Comments

DJs
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+
More Plaza ass shaking.
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The Real DTS, The Sorority
Alibi / 10:30 p.m. / $5 / 21+
Fortucky gunk punk band The Real DTs and Bay Area punk rock 'n' roll The Sorority.
822-3731 / Web site / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • AS ABOVE SO BELOW: 12:00, 2:25, 4:50, 7:15, 9:40
  • CALVARY: 12:35, 3:05, 5:40, 8:10
  • EXPENDABLES 3: 3:30, 8:50
  • GIVER: 1:00, 6:25
  • GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2D: 12:15, 6:05, 9:00
  • GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 3D: 3:10
  • HUNDRED-FOOT JOURNEY: 12:05, 2:55, 5:45, 8:35
  • IF I STAY: 12:10, 2:50, 5:30, 8:05
  • LET S BE COPS: 1:40, 4:15, 6:50, 9:30
  • LUCY: 2:30, 4:55, 7:20, 9:40
  • NOVEMBER MAN: 12:50, 3:35, 6:20, 9:05
  • SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR 2D: 4:00, 9:20
  • SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR 3D: 1:20, 6:40
  • TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES 2D: 12:00, 1:15, 3:45, 6:15, 8:45
  • WHEN THE GAME STANDS TALL: 1:05, 3:50, 6:30, 9:15
Mill Creek Cinema
  • EXPENDABLES 3: 2:55, 8:15
  • GIVER: 12:35, 5:45
  • GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2D: 12:20, 6:05, 9:00
  • GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 3D: 3:15
  • IF I STAY: 12:50, 3:25, 5:55, 8:30
  • LET S BE COPS: 1:40, 4:15, 6:50, 9:25
  • NOVEMBER MAN: 12:25, 3:10, 6:00, 8:45
  • SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR 2D: 1:15, 6:35
  • SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR 3D: 3:55, 9:15
  • TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES 2D: 1:10, 3:50, 6:25, 8:55
  • WHEN THE GAME STANDS TALL: 12:40, 3:35, 6:20, 9:10
Minor Theatre
  • BOYHOOD: 12:50, 4:25, 8:00
  • HUNDRED-FOOT JOURNEY: 12:40, 3:25, 6:15, 9:00
  • MAGIC IN THE MOONLIGHT: 1:40, 4:10, 6:40, 9:10