The Lowdown Fun Committee

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Open Mic at Mosgo's in Arcata. That poem about your Dad is probably ready. [$5 and under award]

Events

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Summer Arts and Music Festival 
Benbow Lake State Rec. Area / 9 a.m. / $25 / $15 single day
Beloved local tradition to celebrate the arrival of summer, this favorite family event will again offer the most comprehensive and affordable celebration of arts and culture in Humboldt County, with more than 100 diverse performances on 4+ stages, over 150 handmade craft and food booths.
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North Coast Open Studios
Various / 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Annual showcase of local artists and their art. Features walkthroughs of studios allowing a glimpse into the creative process. List of Artists.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Fairfield Indians
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $8 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Root on your hometown baseball team as they whoop up on some hapless bums.
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North Coast Open Studios
Humboldt County, California / 11 a.m.
Local art of all kinds. Painting to woodworking, printmaking to live theater, young to young-at-heart.
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Family Fun Day Paddle
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center / 11 a.m.-4 p.m. / $20 / $10 Each additional child / Free Kids (limit 2 per adult)
Variety of boats to choose from including kayaks, canoes and stand up paddleboards, as well as experienced guides.
443-4222 / hbac@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Les Misérables
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 2 p.m. / $18
The North Coast Repertory Theatre continues its 30th Season with the North Coast premiere of the musical Les Misérables, based on the novel by Victor Hugo, with music by Claude-Michel Schonberg, lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer and book by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg.
442-6278 / ncrt@humboldt1.com / Web site / View Comments

Public Skate
Blue Lake Roller Rink / 2-5 p.m. / $5 Adults 18+ / $4 Children 9-17 / $3 Children 8 & Under
668-5932 / parks-rec@bluelake.ca.gov / Web site / View Comments

Blue Lotus Jazz
The Other Place / 5-10 p.m.
Local jazz duo.
633-6124 / View Comments

Potluck
Logger Bar / 6 p.m. / Free / 21+
668-5000 / Web site / View Comments

Cuban Salsa (Rueda de Casino)
Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7-9 p.m. / $5
Salsa rueda is a circle of couples dancing changing partners to patterns called out in Spanish or shown with hand signals. Sponsored by Humboldt Folk Dancers.
822-2652 / jacaronda@suddenlink.net / Web site / View Comments

Open Mic
Mosgo's / 7-9 p.m.
All original/public domain songs.
826-1195 / Web site / View Comments

Jazz Night
Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.
Jazz up your Sundays.
822-3453 / Web site / View Comments

Accurate Productions
Bear River Casino / 8 p.m. / 21+
DJ Sundays.
733-9644 / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay
Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 8 p.m.
Your Lowdown will go on the record as saying that Chris Clay is Humboldt's most pro karaoke jockey. We know this stuff.
800-684-2464 / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke w/KJ Leonard
Blue Lake Casino / 8 p.m.
When selecting your song, please keep in mind your audience would like to dance.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

Deep Groove Society
Jambalaya / 9 p.m. / 21+
Chill out your Sundaze.
822-4766 / Web site / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • AMAZING SPIDER MAN 2 2D: 3:10, 8:55
  • BLENDED: 11:50, 2:40, 5:30, 8:20
  • GODZILLA 2D: 2:50, 8:50
  • GODZILLA 3D: 11:55, 5:50
  • MALEFICENT 2D: 11:35, 1:15, 3:50, 4:40, 6:10, 8:45, 9:45
  • MALEFICENT 3D: 2:00, 7:15
  • MILLION DOLLAR ARM: 12:20, 3:15, 6:15, 9:05
  • MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST: 12:30, 3:20, 6:25, 9:15
  • MOMS NIGHT OUT: 12:40, 6:30
  • NEIGHBORS: 11:45, 2:10, 4:45, 7:10, 9:40
  • OTHER WOMAN: 6:45, 9:25
  • RAILWAY MAN: 1:25, 4:05, 6:50, 9:30
  • RIO 2 2D: 1:35, 4:10
  • X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST 2D: 12:00, 3:00, 6:05, 9:10
  • X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST 3D: 11:30, 2:30, 5:35, 8:35
Mill Creek Cinema
  • BLENDED: 1:00, 3:45, 6:30, 9:10
  • GODZILLA 2D: 3:10, 9:00
  • GODZILLA 3D: 12:10, 6:00
  • MALEFICENT 2D: 12:00, 1:30, 3:30, 5:15, 6:55
  • MALEFICENT 3D: 2:40, 7:45
  • MILLION DOLLAR ARM: 8:50
  • MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST: 12:40, 4:05, 6:05, 9:30
  • NEIGHBORS: 2:15, 4:40, 7:10, 9:40
  • X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST 2D: 12:20, 3:20, 6:20, 9:20
  • X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST 3D: 11:50, 2:50, 5:50, 8:50
Minor Theatre
  • BELLE: 12:50, 3:20, 5:50, 8:20
  • GODZILLA 2D: 12:00, 2:50, 5:40, 8:35
  • X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST 2D: 12:15, 3:10, 6:10, 9:10