Friday, June 20, 2014's Lowdown
It’s gonna be a packed Humboldt weekend. Sorry, lonely couches. For specifically Friday fun-seekers, The Best of Humboldt Fair, Korbel V and the Humboldt Crabs may be on your agenda, but you could also hit ‘em all up tomorrow. The things below only happen tonight:
- How could a room filled with people singing and rocking out to Creedence Clearwater Revival songs be bad? Bear River Casino puts this theory to the test hosting earnest John Fogerty impersonator Randy Linder and his CCR tribute band.
- Humboldt’s monthly adult funk prom returns. Missing Link Records’ Soul Night 32 again will test the strength of HumBrews’ dance floor with special sets tonight by DJ Red and Spaceman Spliff.
- Keep it mellow in Old Town at the Siren’s Song Tavern with Oregon-based indie band Yaquina Bay. Sample their restraint in the YouTube clip below.
The Lowdown Fun Committee
If I can manage to stop listening to KWPT The Point 100.3/102.7 for a few hours, I just might hit up some stock car racing at the fairgrounds. Mike like zoooooom!
Humboldt Cash Mob! What a brilliant idea!
Best of Humboldt Fair
Redwood Acres Fairgrounds / 8 a.m.-10 p.m. / $11 / $5 kids
Four days of repping Hum in Hum. Rides, livestock, games, food. You know ... fair stuff.
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Randy Linder's Tribute to CCR
Bear River Casino Hotel / 8 p.m. / $25
Rockin' audiences from California to New York with the beloved hits that came from Creedence Clearwater Revival between 1968-1972 and a few of John Fogerty's solo hits.
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Korbel V: The Secret
Dell'Arte / 8 p.m.
The long-awaited next episode of Dell'Arte's Humboldt County saga of the ill-fated Dugan family. Written by playwright and director Lauren Wilson. Part of the Mad River Festival. Runs through July 6.
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Beginning Drawing with Pencil and Sketchbooks
College of the Redwoods Community Education-Del Norte / 5-8 a.m. / $130 / $40 Materials
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Humboldt Ca$h Mob
Old Town Gazebo / 5:30-6:15 a.m. / Free
Each month, a group of local economy-boosters pick a local store to spend money in. They call this fun.
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Humboldt CASA Open House
CASA of Humboldt / noon-1:30 p.m. / Free / 18+
Learn more about their services for local foster children, Summer Advocate Training, the Kid Walk fundraiser, and ways people can help out on a one-time or ongoing basis.
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Humboldt Sauvignon Blanc Release Party
Taste in Humboldt Bay Tourism Center / 4-7 p.m.
Three local wineries are partnering with Aqua-Rodeo Farms to pair fresh Humboldt Bay oysters with 100% Humboldt Grown Sauvignon Blanc to celebrate the 2013 release.
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WCA Jazz and Blues Series 2014
Westhaven Center for the Arts / 7 p.m.-9 a.m.
Buddy Reed & th' Rip It Ups will be returning to the Westhaven Center for the Arts for the third installment of the blues series.
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.
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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.
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- 22 JUMP STREET: 1:00, 3:45, 6:30, 8:00, 9:15
- CHEF: 12:10, 2:55, 5:40, 8:25
- EDGE OF TOMORROW 2D: 3:35, 8:55
- EDGE OF TOMORROW 3D: 12:30, 5:55
- FAULT IN OUR STARS: 11:45, 2:40, 5:35, 8:40
- HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 2D: 11:50, 12:50, 2:25, 5:00, 6:00, 7:35
- HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 3D: 3:25, 8:35
- JERSEY BOYS: 11:55, 3:00, 6:05, 9:10
- MALEFICENT 2D: 12:15, 1:05, 2:50, 5:25, 6:25
- MALEFICENT 3D: 3:20, 8:45
- MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST: 1:50, 7:00
- NEIGHBORS: 4:35, 9:45
- THINK LIKE A MAN TOO: 1:35, 4:15, 6:55, 9:35
- X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST 2D: 2:15, 5:20, 8:20
Mill Creek Cinema
- 22 JUMP STREET: 1:15, 4:00, 6:45, 9:30
- EDGE OF TOMORROW 2D: 3:45, 9:10
- EDGE OF TOMORROW 3D: 12:30, 6:10
- FAULT IN OUR STARS: 12:00, 2:55, 5:50, 8:45
- HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 2D: 11:55, 12:55, 2:30, 3:25, 5:05, 6:00, 7:40
- HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 3D: 8:30
- JERSEY BOYS: 11:50, 2:50, 5:55, 9:00
- MALEFICENT 2D: 1:00, 3:15, 6:30
- MALEFICENT 3D: 8:50
- MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST: 3:35, 9:20
- X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST 2D: 12:35, 6:20
- CHEF: 3:40, 6:20, 9:00
- IDA: 3:50, 5:55, 8:00
- ROVER: 4:15, 6:45, 9:15