Pick a day



Annual Garberville Rodeo

Greycliff Rodeo Grounds / 7 a.m.

"Rodeo In the Redwoods." See event description for the weekend's full schedule.

223-1046 / Web site

Redwood Run 2014

Riverview Ranch / 9 a.m. / $110

"The ONLY True Old School Rally left on the West Coast." Music headliners this year: Sebastian Bach and Marshal Tucker Band.

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Oyster Festival

Arcata Plaza / 10:30 a.m.

Arcata Main Street’s Oyster Festival has become a tradition for local restaurateurs, executive chefs, and caterers to show off their culinary skills by preparing oysters in every imaginable way. Try them roasted, barbecued, fried or with a secret sauce or just plain raw.

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Humboldt Crabs vs. Seattle Studs

Arcata Ball Park / 2:30 p.m. / $8

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

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Will Durst

Mateel Community Center / 8 p.m. / $10

Veteran standup presents his one-man show It's BoomeRaging: From LSD to OMG.

923-3368 / Web site

Horse Mtn. Birding Trip

Redwood Region Audubon Society / 7 a.m.

Sand Sculpting Demo

Wildberries / 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free

Watch experienced sand sculptor Chris Hanson create a sand castle masterpiece.

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

Parent Voices Humboldt

Jefferson Community Center / 10-11:30 a.m. / Free

Current topics include how the 2014-2015 State Budget will impact subsidies for child care and early childhood education.

444-8293 / parentvoiceshumboldt@changingtidesfs.org / Web site

Craft Fair/Plant Sale

Maplewood Farm / 10-5 a.m. / Free

Local craft artisans and plant sale off the Avenue of the Giants in Miranda.

943-1754 /

Babies at the Library

Trinidad Library / 11 a.m.-noon / Free

Songs, rhymes and playtime.

677-0227 / trihuml@co.humboldt.ca.us / Web site

Humboldt Bay Paddle Tour

Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center / 1 p.m. / $35 All Others / $30 HSU Students

Explore the local flora and fauna present seasonally and year round in and on the waters of the bay.

443-4222 / hbac@humboldt.edu / Web site

Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party

Trinidad Library / 1:30-2:30 p.m. / Free

Get your book thing going! Adults and children alike can enjoy “The Chamber Readers,” who will dramatize scenes from children’s books during the kickoff celebration of Trinidad Library’s summer reading program.

677-0227 / Web site

Family Arts Day

Morris Graves Museum of Art / 2-4:30 p.m. / $5 / Free Children 17 and Under/ MGMA Members / $2 Seniors/Students

Bring the whole family for a performance and lesson in Hula dance with instructor and performer Tatiana Robinson.

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

Beer and Wine Tasting

BevMo! / 2-5 p.m. / $2 / 21+

502-3843 / mulkeyk@bevmo.com / Web site

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

The Dixie Swim Club

Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $16

We meet five women, all friends and former teammates on their college swim team who come together once a year for memories and highjinks. Hilarity and poignancy are the hallmarks of this lovely story that will leave you longing to get in touch with that old roommate of yours.

786-5483 / info@ferndalerep.org / Web site

Benefit for the Mad River Grange

Logger Bar / 8 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+

Redwood Coast Energy Authority hosts a night of cheesy music, cheesy snacks, and tasty beer! A portion of beer sales go to the Mad River Grange to install energy efficient lighting upgrades.

269-1700 / Web site

Ultra Secret Good Guy Organization

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

Jazz, funk fusion improvisation quartet.

826-7222 / Web site

Les Misérables

North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 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 / Web site

Selector Rotten

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

Ska, rocksteady and reggae on vinyl.

826-9463 / 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 /

Savage Henry Independent Times Stand Up Comedy

Six Rivers Brewery / 9 p.m. / $5 / 21+

Featuring comics Johan Miranda, Andrew Holmgren, Scott Simpson, Christopher John and William Toblerone. Hosted by Kim Hodges.

839-7580 / 6rbmusicbooking@gmail.com / Web site

A Twisted Fairy Tale Drag Show

Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $5 / 21+

Where's Queer BIll Presents a night for you to dress as your fav fairy tale character.

826-2739 / Web site


Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

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

More Plaza ass shaking.


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