Saturday, March 29, 2014's Lowdown
Unless you're impervious to promotion, you're aware that Eureka is again hosting the three-day Redwood Coast Jazz Festival this weekend.
If you're floating toward that jazz, let the Lowdown help you out. We rolled over to the festival website looking for the complete schedule of band performances across the event's five venues and while the information is there in giant downloadable grid form, it's not super mobile friendly for when you're wandering the streets lusting for jazz. So we went ahead and typed it up for you ... and here it is, broke up by individual day:
... or if you hate jazz, scroll your Lowdown below.
The Lowdown Fun Committee
Saturday's Redwood Coast Jazz Festival Schedule
Eureka / 9 a.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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16th Annual Humboldt Seed and Plant Exchange
Arcata Community Center / 11 a.m.-4 p.m. / Free
Activities and workshops include seed saving, soil sleuthing, fruit tree grafting, and rain water catchment. Music includes Caitlin Jemma and The Long Gone Stringband, The Attics, and Lyndsey Battle.
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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
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Rhythms of the Game
Mateel Community Center / 5-9:30 p.m. / Free
Multimedia lecture/presentation given by Dave Gluck based on his best-selling / award winning book Rhythms of the Game: The Link Between Musical and Athletic Performance
923-3368 / firstname.lastname@example.org / Web site / View Comments
Trinidad School Fundraiser
Trinidad Town Hall / 5:30-11:30 p.m. / $50 / 18+
Evening will feature music by Blue Rhythm Review, dinner by Ms. M's catering, and exciting silent and live auctions.
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Blue Lake Roller Rink / 6:30-9:30 p.m. / $5 Adults / $4 Ages 9-17 / $3 Ages 8 and under
Patrons are welcome to bring their own skates or rollerblades if they are clean, have no exposed bolts, and have at least one brake.
668-5932 / firstname.lastname@example.org / 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 / email@example.com / Web site / View Comments
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.
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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 / View Comments
Battle of the Bass
Portuguese Hall / 9 p.m.
World Famous Productions and KMUD present. Winner of this battle will be awarded a live performance slot at this years Northern Nights Music Festival
- 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE 2D: 1:15, 6:45, 8:50
- 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE 3D: 3:15
- 3 DAYS TO KILL: 6:50, 9:30
- DIVERGENT: 11:45, 1:25, 2:50, 4:40, 6:00, 7:55, 9:10
- MONUMENTS MEN: 11:55, 5:40
- MR PEABODY AND SHERMAN 2D: 12:00, 2:30, 4:55, 7:25
- MUPPETS MOST WANTED: 11:50, 1:20, 2:35, 4:05, 5:25, 8:10
- NEED FOR SPEED 2D: 3:50, 9:20
- NEED FOR SPEED 3D: 12:20, 5:50
- NOAH: 11:35, 1:10, 2:40, 4:30, 5:45, 7:45, 8:55
- NON-STOP: 12:45, 3:25, 6:05, 8:45
- SABOTAGE: 1:00, 3:40, 6:20, 9:00
- WIND RISES: 2:45, 8:35
- DIVERGENT: 2:35, 5:40, 8:50
- GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL: 1:40, 4:10, 6:40, 9:10
- NOAH: 2:20, 5:25, 8:30