Pick a day



Bowl for Kids' Sake

Harbor Lanes / noon

Every dollar raised helps to provide professionally supported volunteer mentors for children in our community. Help Big Brothers Big Sisters of the North coast and form your fundraising team.

445-4871 / info@ncbbbs.org / Web site

McKinleyville Land Trust Annual Dinner

Azaela Hall / 5-8:30 p.m. / $25 / $15 Seniors & Students

839-5263 / Web site

Ocean Night

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6:30 p.m. / $3

Join Humboldt Surfrider, Humboldt Baykeeper and the Northcoast Environmental Center for Ocean Night featuring the work of local filmmaker Ace Aseltine and Jack McCoy's A Deeper Shade of Blue

822-1220 / Web site

Becoming California

Van Duzer Theater / 7 p.m. / Free

The California Environmental Legacy Project has produced a set of films that explore our past, present and future relationship with California’s natural environment.

826-3928 / Web site

Fourth Annual Animal Carnival

Portuguese Hall / 8 p.m.-2 a.m. / $20 / $30 Door / 18+

Calling all furries. Two Wandering Bears and Venatore Media presenta night of jungle love featuring sets by Psy Fi, Wu Wei, Pressure Anya, Treemeista Onheil, G.I.R, Rhizae and The Carnival Room. Proceeds will support the Open Door Clinic’s Literacy Program and Humboldt County’s Godwit Days.

672-2700 / travis@venatoremedia.com / Web site

Making God Laugh

Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15

A family comedy that takes place in four scenes, each ten years apart, set at various holidays. Starting in 1980, the kids – a priest, an aspiring actress, and a former star football player – all return home, where we learn of their plans and dreams as they embark on their adult lives.

House of Floyd

Eureka Theater / 8 p.m. / $25

Do you like Pink Floyd? These folks play their music. Also, lasers.

442-2970 / Web site

eBird Survey

Redwood Region Audubon Society / 8 a.m.

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center Restoration

Friends of the Dunes / 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Volunteers help remove non-native invasive plants in order to promote native plant and animal life in the dunes.

Arcata Winter Farmers' Market

Arcata Plaza / 10 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free

North Coast Growers Association event featuring nutritious, high quality, non-GMO foods

441-9999 / outreach@humfarm.org / Web site

Social Justice Summit

Kate Buchanan Room / 10 a.m.-6 p.m. / $25 / $20 non-profits / Free students

Two-day conference will focus on the different ideas and tactics that can be used in the struggle for social justice, equity and inclusion.

826-3369 / mona.mazzotti@humboldt.edu / Web site

Eureka Street Tree Planting Volunteer Work Day

Redwood Community Action Agency / 10 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free

Volunteers are invited to help plant trees in celebration of Arbor Week!

269-2059 / natalie@nrsrcaa.org /

Environmental Cannabis Forum

Mateel Community Center / 11 a.m. / Free

Panel includes Scott Greacen, Kym Kemp, Tony Silvaggio, Ph.D., Gary Graham Hughes, Tim Blake, Scott Bauer and Paul Hagen.

923-3368 / office@mateel.org / Web site

Humboldt School of Woodworking Sign Up

Humboldt Hardware / noon-6 a.m.

444-2717 / patrickmurphy@humboldthardware.com / Web site

Music 4 Healing

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / noon-2 a.m.

Music by Ayla dnd the Mountian, JUCE, Into the Current, Gunsafe, Kindred Spirits, Liquid Kactus, Speakeasy Saints and more.

668-9770 / Web site

Free Speaker Series

Clarke Historical Museum / 1-3 p.m. / Free

Speaker series in conjunction with our "Floating Sculptures" exhibit.

443-1947 / clarkehistorical@att.net / Web site

International Women's Day Celebration

Arcata Playhouse / 1:30-5:30 p.m. / Free

Performances by Hoopdance of Humboldt, Ya Habibi and Raging Grannies.

200-8329 / vdayhum@gmail.com / Web site

McKinleyville Land Trust Annual Dinner

Azaela Hall / 5-8:30 p.m. / $25 / $15 students & seniors

Local historian Jerry Rohde will present “South of School Road”, stories of McKinleyville and the Arcata Bottom.

839-5263 / info@mlandtrust.org / Web site

Raising Grain

Scotia Inn / 5-8 p.m. / Free

Arcata bluegrass band tantalizes with stringy goodness!

764-5338 / raisinggrain@gmail.com /

The Love List Gala Dinner Show

Kimtu Cookhouse / 6-10 p.m. / $35 / 21+

Leon and Bill concoct a list of attributes of the ideal woman - the top ten best qualities in a mate. When this allegedly “Ideal Woman” actually arrives on the scene the men quickly learn that their list could use a few revisions.

530-629-2136 /

Pat Holland

Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8 p.m. / Free

Acoustic music.

616-4534 / hollandhomes@lives.com / Web site

Humboldt State Centennial Beer Showcase

Humboldt Brews / 7 p.m. / 21+

Beers on tap will include Lost Coast Big Ax Ale, Mad River Hisbiscus Centennial Ale, Six Rivers Tin Pants Ale, and Redwood Curtain Centennial Jack Ale.

826-2739 / Web site

Little Shop of Horrors

Eureka High School Auditorium / 7:30 p.m. / $8 / $5 students

EHS Players present a story about a man who improves his situation with the help of a plant from outer space.

441-1735 / vossn@eurekacityschools.org / Web site

The Babes

Fortuna Monday Club / 7:30 p.m. / $10 / $8 Students and seniors

Choral group started 20 years ago as an outgrowth of the Humboldt Light Opera Co. that is directed by Carol Ryder. Eclectic mix of songs from folk to jazz, serious to seriously funny.

682-6092 / fortunaconcert@live.com / Web site

Spinning Into Butter

Gist Theater at HSU / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $10 / Free limited free seating for HSU students / $8 seniors, students / 18+

"It’s an ordinary autumn day at Belmont College. But when a black student reports a racial hate note pinned to his dormitory room door, everything starts to spin out of control."

826-3928 / Web site

Orchestra Slam

Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-9:30 p.m. / Free HSU students with i.d. / $5 seniors and children / $8 general

Humboldt Symphony plays jazz, the HSU Jazz Orchestra plays classical, and together they play an orchestral work by Duke Ellington.

826-3928 / attentionservices@sbcglobal.net / Web site

Band Behind Your Hedge

Six Rivers Brewery / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free

Rocking out classic and contemporary rock alike.

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


Logger Bar / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

668-5000 / Web site

The Trouble, The Desert Line

Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 9 p.m. / 21+

Good bands to help you mourn the end of yet another Arts Alive.

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay

RJ Grin's Lounge / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+

445-0844 / cleo.nice@redlion.com /


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

More Plaza ass shaking.


Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /


Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre