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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.

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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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 /

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!

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

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

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 /

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

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.

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 /

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

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

9-Ball Tournament

Broadway Billiards / 7:30-11 p.m. / $10 / Free Public / 21+

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

Bump Foundation

Logger Bar / 9 p.m. / 21+

Local funk, specifically for your butt.

668-5000 / 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 /

Piet Dalmolen

Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+

Local guitar virtuoso.

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

The Miracle Show

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

Dead covers in the Wave Lounge.

668-9770 / Web site

Rooster McClintock, Cliff Dallas and The Death Valley Troubadours

Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 9:30 p.m.

There will be rowdy.


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

More Plaza ass shaking.


Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /

Ska Night

The Siren's Song Tavern / 10 p.m.

Selector Rotten spins early Jamaican music.

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

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

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


Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre