The Lowdown Fun Committee

Mike Mandates

Purge your garage and closet of unused toys (kayaks, frame packs, wetsuits) and bring it to Wildberries! Then at Logger bar, ask Strix Vega's singer why he looks like a certain 70's track athlete

Events

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Strix Vega, The Foggy Bottom Boys
Logger Bar / 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. / Free / Free grandmas / 21+
Strix Vega features Humboldt County's sixth best bass player. Foggy Bottom Boys features two Petes. "I think they have the seventh best bass player." Strix Vega's bass player.
668-5000 / strixvega@hotmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Random People Theatre
Mateel Community Center / 8-10 a.m. / $20 / $12 12-20 sliding scale
923-3368 / office@mateel.org / Web site / View Comments

No Covers and Friends
Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 a.m.-noon / Free / 21+
826-9463 / goodmanbooking@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Burnout 2: The Cost of Caring
Humboldt Area Foundation / 9 a.m.-noon / Free / 18+
Are you a child care provider? If you are feeling cranky, exhausted, and overwhelmed, then it’s time to come take care of yourself.
444-8293 / info@changingtidesfs.org / Web site / View Comments

USFWS Dunes Restoration
Ma-le'l Dunes North (Off Young Lane) / 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. / Free
Join Friends of the Dunes to help restore Humboldt Bay Wildlife National Wildlife Refuge Ma-le’l or Lanphere Dunes.
444-1397 / info@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site / View Comments

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 / View Comments

Community Journalism Workshops
Access Humboldt / 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
With Terri Klemetson of KMUD.
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Wild Berries Gear Drop-Off Day
Wildberries / 10 a.m.-3 p.m. / Free
Support Friends of the Dunes by dropping off your used outdoor gear.
444-1397 / info@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site / View Comments

Spring Book Sale
Arcata Library / 11 a.m.-4 p.m. / Free
Enjoy the smooth sounds of Dave Wilson and Nalini Cogswell of Blue Lotus Jazz between 1-2 p.m.
822-5954 / arcatalibraryfriends@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

I Love Wetlands!
Manila Community Center / 1-3 p.m.
Join Friends of the Dunes and students from Redwood Coast Montessori School as they explore the wetlands of Manila.
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Elegant French Dinner
Arcata Community Center / 5:30-11 p.m.
Benefit for Northcoast Preparatory and Performing Arts Academy.
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Arcata Rotary's Annual Wine Festival
Kate Buchanan Room / 5:30 p.m.
Local wines, great food and music. Proceeds fund many of our youth projects, including the Arcata High School College and Career Center, Rotary Youth Exchange, the Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods, and the Arcata High School’s Interact Club.
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The Love List
Kimtu Cookhouse / 6:45 p.m. / $10
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 / View Comments

Random People's Theater Project
Mateel Community Center / 7:30 p.m.
Produced by local theatre enthusiasts, Susan Alexander, Jenny Edwards and Marilyn Foote, this popular production of ten theatrical vignettes, range from "the profound to the downright silly".
923-3368 / Web site / View Comments

Monty Python's Spamalot
Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 7:30-10 p.m. / $18 / $15 3/20 only, Cast Benefit / $16 students/seniors / $25 3/15 only, Fortuna Sunrise Rotary Benefit
"Lovingly ripped off" from the 1975 film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, this musical comedy retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table.
786-5483 / info@ferndalerep.org / Web site / View Comments

An Evening of Melodrama
Carlo Theatre (Dell'Arte) / 8-9:30 p.m. / Free
Join Dell’Arte’s first year actor/creators as they perform ten short melodramas of their own devising.
668-5663 / info@dellarte.com / Web site / View Comments

LaPatina Band
The Siren's Song Tavern / 8-11 p.m. / Free
Songs and stories with good dudes.
442-7788 / jeffdemark@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Hookah Stew
Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 9 p.m. / 21+
Rock/pop.
800-684-2464 / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay
RJ Grin's Lounge / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+
445-0844 / cleo.nice@redlion.com / View Comments

Stand Up! Comedy
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $7 / 21+
With Sacramento's Johnny Taylor and local comedians Sarah Godlin and Ivy Vasquez.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Frogbite
Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Northern Humboldt rock 'n' roll.
497-6093 / View Comments

WurlyBird
Jambalaya Restaurant / 10 p.m. / $5 / 21+
Electro/soul dance party with WurlyBird featuring members of Naive Melodies, Motherlode and Children of the Sun.
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DJs
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+
More Plaza ass shaking.
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Abruzzi After Dark
Abruzzi / 10 p.m.-1 a.m. / $10
Featuring Humboldt County's premier DJ duo, Pressure/Anya. THIS EVENT IS FOR PEOPLE 25 YEARS AND OLDER (WTF?).
826-2345 / booking@pressureanya.com / Web site / View Comments

DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
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Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE 2D: 1:15, 6:45, 9:35
  • 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE 3D: 3:15, 8:50
  • 3 DAYS TO KILL: 5:35, 9:05
  • DIVERGENT: 11:45, 1:25, 2:50, 4:40, 6:00, 7:55, 9:10
  • FROZEN 2D: 1:40, 4:20
  • LEGO MOVIE 2D: 12:30, 3:05
  • MONUMENTS MEN: 12:05, 3:00, 5:45, 8:35
  • MR PEABODY AND SHERMAN 2D: 12:00, 1:35, 2:30, 4:05, 4:55, 6:30, 7:25, 8:20
  • MUPPETS MOST WANTED: 11:50, 1:10, 2:35, 4:00, 5:25, 6:50, 8:10
  • NEED FOR SPEED 2D: 3:50, 9:20
  • NEED FOR SPEED 3D: 12:20, 5:50
  • NON-STOP: 1:00, 3:35, 6:15, 8:55
  • POMPEII 3D: 6:55, 9:30
Mill Creek Cinema
  • 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE 2D: 1:45, 4:20, 9:30
  • 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE 3D: 6:55
  • DIVERGENT: 11:45, 1:40, 2:50, 6:00, 8:20, 9:10
  • LEGO MOVIE 2D: 12:20, 3:00, 5:30, 8:00
  • MR PEABODY AND SHERMAN 2D: 1:00, 3:25, 4:55, 5:50, 7:25
  • MUPPETS MOST WANTED: 11:55, 12:50, 2:40, 5:25, 8:10
  • NEED FOR SPEED 2D: 12:35, 6:25, 9:20
  • NEED FOR SPEED 3D: 3:30
  • NON-STOP: 3:40, 6:15, 8:50
Minor Theatre
  • 2014 OSCAR NOMINATED ANIMATED SHORT FILMS: 1:45, 4:10, 6:40, 9:10
  • DIVERGENT: 2:25, 5:35, 8:45
  • WIND RISES: 12:30, 3:20, 6:10, 9:00

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