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EVENTS

Friday's Redwood Coast Jazz Festival Schedule

Eureka / 1:30 p.m.

Four fun-filled days of traditional Dixieland jazz, blues, swing, zydeco and more! Happening all over town with food, beverages and nonstop fun everywhere!

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HFS Barn Dance

Arcata Veterans Memorial Building / 7:30-11 p.m.

Kick up your heels for a spring barn dance with caller Lyndsey Battle and the Striped Pig Stringband. All dances will be taught with no partner or experience needed.

269-2061 / emily.sinkhorn@gmail.com / Web site

Carrie Rodriguez and Luke Jacobs

Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $15 / $13 students & HFS members

Rodriguez’ music is a rootsy Americana concoction that showcases her deft violin chops and her singer-songwriter prowess.

822-1575 / david@arcataplayhouse.org / Web site

Linda Oh and Sun Pictures

Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-10:30 p.m. / $15 / $10 Students/Seniors

"Twenty-something Australian, born in Malaysia to Chinese parents, took the "Rising Star Bassist" category in the 2012 DownBeat critics poll. Her sax/guitar/bass/drums quartet, Sun Pictures, features saxophonist Ben Wendel of the alt-jazz band Kneebody."

633-8385 / rja@redwoodjazzalliance.org / Web site

Particle

Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $15 / 21+

"After forming in 2000, Particle quickly became one of the pioneers of the emerging livetronica scene."

826-2739 / Web site

Support Beekeepers

Eureka Natural Foods / 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

444-1361 / joythomas3828@gmail.com / Web site

Special Olympics Basketball Tournament

Arcata Community Center / 10 a.m.-3 p.m. / Free

825-2202 / sam973@humboldt.edu /

Meet Me for Coffee

Ramone's Bakery & Cafe / 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free

Michelle Rowland, a MikkiMoves Realtor, invites you to stop in for a relaxed conversation about any aspect of real estate that may be of interest to you.

559-9446 / michellerowland@mikkimoves.com / Web site

Humboldt CASA Open House

CASA of Humboldt / noon-1:30 p.m. / Free / 18+

443-3197 / info@humboldtcasa.org / Web site

Films from the Library Vault

HSU Library / noon-2 p.m. / Free

Look back at HSU’s history by viewing archival gems from the Library’s Special Collections.

826-5602 / carly.marino@humboldt.edu / Web site

The Mad Hater Tea and Tasties

Mad River Grange / 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Blue Lotus Jazz

Larrupin Cafe / 6-9 p.m. / Free

677-0230 / davewilsonguitarist@yahoo.com / Web site

Rock Your Wardrobe and Wine Tasting

Coco & Cuvee / 6-9 p.m.

Papa Paul

Gallagher's Irish Pub and Restaurant / 6:30 p.m.

Local folk/rock.

442-1177 / Web site

Crazy Hat Skate

Blue Lake Roller Rink / 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Come dressed in your wackiest hat and receive $1 off entry.

668-5932 / parks-rec@bluelake.ca.gov / Web site

Darrell Evans

Faith Center / 7 p.m. / Free

Singer/songwriter and worship leader best known for writing worship songs such as “Trading My Sorrows,” and “Your Love is Extravagant.”

442-1784 / info@eurekafaithcenter.org / Web site

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

Electric Gravy

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / 8 p.m.

Emcees, poets and singers are encouraged to free flow, or try out a piece of work in progress, over improvised hip hop style analogue electronica.

826-7222 / Web site

Electric Gravy

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

826-7222 / Web site

Shugafoot

SpeakEasy / 8 p.m.

Local jazz/blues band gets it done.

444-2244 / Web site

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) (Revised)

North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15 / $12 Senior/Student

Parody of the 37 plays written by William Shakespeare with all of them being performed (in shortened form) in about 97 minutes by only three actors.

442-6278 / ncrt@huomboldt1.com / Web site

HSU Opera Workshop

Gist Theater at HSU / 8-9:30 p.m. / $10 / $3 HSU students / $5 seniors, children

Featuring lost vocal music of Portugal, from medieval to modern, including excerpts of an 18th century opera never heard on the West Coast before.

826-3928 / Web site

Double Dragon (1994)

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 8 p.m. / $5

Live-action film loosely based on the Double Dragon video game series. Feel the power… live the legend! It’s the ultimate kick.

822-1220 / Web site

Doug Fir and the 2x4's

Logger Bar / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+

Local classic rock.

668-5000 / Web site

Friday Night Mixology

Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

When you are tired of dancing you can play freaking air hockey, OK?

gabe@pressureanya.com / Web site

Karaoke

Bar Fly Pub and Grub / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

443-3770 / Web site

Stand Up! Comedy

Timeout Sports Pub / 9 p.m.

With local comedians Ivy Vasquez, Ray Hazmatt McMillin, John McClurg, Nathan Davis-Floyd, Nando Molina and more.

Karaoke

Central Station / 9 p.m.

Again, you know what karaoke is.

839-2013 /

Kindred Spirits

Clam Beach Inn / 9 p.m.-12:30 p.m. / Free / Free 21 and over / 21+

839-0545 / Web site

Whiskey Whiskers Mustache Competition

Mazzotti's / 9:30 p.m. / $5 / 18+

Hosted by Joe Deschaine, local standup comic and winner of "Best Mustache" at Eureka's 2013 Wild Wild Whiskers Competition, and "Bushiest Mustache" at the Logger Bar's 1st Annual Mustache Contest.

whiskeywhiskerswax@gmail.com / Web site

Kindred Spirits

Clam Beach Inn / 10 p.m.

839-0545 /

DJs

Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /

MOVIES

Broadway Cinema
Minor Theatre