The Lowdown Fun Committee

Godlin Gets Behind

2 on 2 Benefit basketball tournament at Los Bagels!  We can promise Sterling won't be there.

Events

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Dazey Dayz 2014
Dazey's Supply / 9 a.m.
Live music by Psydecar, Son Vs Sun, and Camo Cowboys. Free Mexican food and margaritas from the always yummy Rita's Cafe, KMUD radio's beer garden, samples and priceless knowledge.
923-2410 / info@dazeys.net / Web site / View Comments

12th Annual May Day Living History and Artisan Fair
Blue Ox Millworks / 10 a.m. / $10
Craft demonstrations, great food, kids activities and music Tumbleweeds, Compost Mountain Boys, Sarah Torres, Good Company, Striped Pig String Band, Belles of the Levee, and many more will be performing on three stages.
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Wild Souls Ranch Annual BBQ Dinner and Dance
Fortuna River Lodge / 5 p.m. / $40
Dinner provided by Shamus T-Bones. Music by local outlaw country band Cliff Dallas and the Death Valley Troubadours. Proceeds benefit programs for the at-risk youth of Humboldt County.
725-7572 / View Comments

Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka's monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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Big Screens, Big Machines
Eureka Theater / 6-9 p.m. / Free
Kinetics fundraiser features a night of glorious kinetic footage from the early 90's to today including interviews with Hobart Brown from the Offishul Kinetic Arkives. Hosted by Kinetic Royalty.
633-6467 / kineticvideoteam@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

PechaKucha Arcata 20/20
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 7 p.m. / $5
Relaxed, fun evening of short presentations of 20 images with 20 seconds of narrative per image.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

Super Saturday
Humboldt State University / 8:30 a.m.-noon / Free / 18+
Local early educators are invited to attend a day of workshops.
444-8293 / info@changingtidesfs.org / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Big Brew 2014
Humboldt Beer Works / 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Celebrate your right to brew beer.
442-6258 / info@humboldtbeerworks.com / Web site / View Comments

Past and Future of Freshwater Farms Reserve
See Event Description / 9-11 a.m. / Free
Ryan Wells, former Land Trust Projects and Stewardship Director, will discuss the 2009 35-acre tidal wetland restoration project.
822-2242 / d.marshall@ncrlt.org / View Comments

Empowering Single Parents Network
Arcata First Baptist Church / 9:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m. / Free
826-0921 / slharting@gmail.com / View Comments

Free Dahlia Seminar
Water Planet / 10 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free
Learn about caring for and maintaining your beautiful dahlia plants.
786-4130 / almandahliagardens@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

California Bookstore Day
Northtown Books / 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Special books will be available only at participating bookstores, including releases by Neil Gaiman, George Saunders, and Lemony Snicket.
822-2834 / info@northtownbook.com / Web site / View Comments

Pre-Production Workshop
Access Humboldt Community Media Center / 10 a.m.-noon / $20 / 18+
476-1798 / info@www.accesshumboldt.net / Web site / View Comments

2-on-2 Benefit Basketball Tournament
Los Bagels / 11 a.m. / $30
All proceeds benefit the Camp Unalayee Wilderness Scholarship and Blue Lake Parks and Recreation’s Kids summer camps.
822-3483 / brandon@losbagels.com / Web site / View Comments

Community Acupuncture
Jacoby's Storehouse / noon-4 p.m. / $25
Get poked, HumCo!
510-593-7775 / Web site / View Comments

KEET's Kids Club
Morris Graves Museum of Art / noon-2 p.m. / Free
Monthly workshop includes viewing a segment of PBS Kid’s programming, reading a short story, and art activities.
442-0278 / janine@humboldtarts.org / Web site / View Comments

Audio Workshop
Access Humboldt Community Media Center / 1-3 p.m. / $20
Two-hour workshop focusing on basic audio principles.
476-1798 / info@www.accesshumboldt.net / Web site / View Comments

Free Yoga Class
Woodridge Apartment Complex / 1:30-2:45 p.m. / Free / 18+
651-368-1109 / raetotheanne@gmail.com / View Comments

Trunk Show
Alirose Boutique / 5-9 p.m. / Free
445-2727 / johndubois@suddenlink.net / Web site / View Comments

Caring for Kari Greene
The Siren's Song Tavern / 5-8 p.m. / Free
All proceeds go to Kari's continuing medical needs and her journey of healing and wellness.
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Youth Arts Alive!
Adorni Recreation Center / 6-9 p.m. / Free
This year's event showcases student artwork from 20 different Humboldt County schools - over 2,000 pieces of art will be on display, performed, or eaten.
407-8727 / janelgagnon2@gmail.com / View Comments

Kingfoot
Black Lightening Motorcycle Cafe / 6-9 p.m. / Free
Americanagrass trio.
839-5090 / kingfootband@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Topaz Jazz
Morris Graves Museum of Art / 6-9 p.m. / Free
Includes Laura Hennings on vocals, Tim Theiss on jazz guitar and Bill Andrews on stand-up bass.
442-0278 / janine@humboldtarts.org / Web site / View Comments

The Kentucky Derby: A Night at the Races
Arcata Community Center / 6 p.m. / $80
Six Rivers Planned Parenthood's annual Choice Affair dinner and auction will take you right to Churchill Downs! A Night at the Races features live and silent auctions, a plated dinner by Uniquely Yours Catering, a photo booth, and more.
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First California Bookstore Day
Eureka Books / 6-9 p.m.
Join residents around the state to celebrate your local independent bookstore.
444-9593 / Web site / View Comments

Squar Peg
Gross Building / 6-9 p.m. / Free
There will also be a silent auction.
845-1125 / juliefulkerson@mac.com / View Comments

EHS Players Presents Super Mario Musical
Eureka High School / 7:30 p.m.
Parody musical for serious gamers. Written and directed by Madeira Seaman, a senior at Eureka High School.
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Playhouse Creatures
Gist Theater at HSU / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $10 / Free HSU students (limited seating) / $8 students & seniors / 18+
The first women actors on the English stage pioneer a profession. Directed by Mark Swetz.
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

Music from the Heart
Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $10 / Free kids under 10
FRT concert series.
786-5483 / thebackwoods@suddenlink.net / Web site / View Comments

Clown!
Carlo Theatre (Dell'Arte) / 8 p.m. / Free
Poetic, sublime, whimsical and provocative, the show is also known for its comic routines, eccentric characters, and absurd antics.
info@dellarte.com / Web site / View Comments

I Love You Because
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15 / $10 Thursdays
This musical love story, a co-production with Humboldt Light Opera Company, is a modern-day twist on Jane Austen’s Price and Prejudice, set in New York City.
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HSU Calypso Band and Percussion Ensemble
Van Duzer Theater / 8-10 p.m. / $10 / $3 HSU students / $8 seniors, students
HSU Calypso Band premieres “Pandemic” by Matt Norman — the first performance of a full-length piece composed by one of its own members in its 28 year history. The Percussion Ensemble also premieres a new work, “Engine Room,” by HSU alum Dante DeSilva.
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

LIXXAPALOOZA
HSU Kate Buchanan Room / 8 p.m.-midnight / Free / 18+
496-2626 / krfh@humboldt.edu / 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

Piet Dalmolen
Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+
"Solo guitar like you haven't heard."
826-9463 / goodmanbooking@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

The Lapatinas
Bear River Casino / 9 p.m. / 21+
Playing a wide range of rock and roll and Americana.
733-9644 / Web site / View Comments

Jacob Green
Six Rivers Brewery / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free
839-7580 / 6rbmusicbooking@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Anti Prom 2014: '80s Edition
Arcata Playhouse / 9-11:45 p.m. / $7 / $10 for two
Apprentice Entertainment Presents a night of music featuring local fusion soloist Carson Mchaney and band UFO8.
822-1575 / Web site / View Comments

DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
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Space Biscuit
The Siren's Song Tavern / 10 p.m.-1 a.m.
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

DJs
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+
More Plaza ass shaking.
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Wyrdoz
Alibi / 10:30 p.m. / 21+
Loud times.
822-3731 / Web site / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • AMAZING SPIDER MAN 2 2D: 11:30, 12:15, 2:40, 6:00, 7:45, 9:20
  • AMAZING SPIDER MAN 2 3D: 1:50, 5:15, 8:35
  • BEARS: 1:00, 3:15, 5:25
  • BRICK MANSIONS: 2:10, 4:30, 6:55, 9:25
  • CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER 2D: 11:40, 2:50, 5:55, 9:00
  • DIVERGENT: 12:50, 6:35
  • GOD S NOT DEAD: 2:00, 7:00
  • GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL: 12:30, 3:05, 5:40, 8:15
  • HAUNTED HOUSE 2: 4:45, 9:45
  • HEAVEN IS FOR REAL: 12:35, 3:25, 6:15, 8:45
  • OTHER WOMAN: 12:45, 3:35, 6:20, 9:05
  • QUIET ONES: 3:55, 9:40
  • RIO 2 2D: 12:10, 2:55, 5:35, 8:10
  • TRANSCENDENCE: 3:30, 6:25, 9:10
Mill Creek Cinema
  • AMAZING SPIDER MAN 2 2D: 11:30, 2:45, 6:00, 9:15
  • AMAZING SPIDER MAN 2 3D: 1:30, 4:50, 8:10
  • BEARS: 12:00, 2:10, 4:20
  • BRICK MANSIONS: 12:10, 2:30, 4:45, 7:10, 9:30
  • CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER 2D: 11:50, 6:05, 9:05
  • CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER 3D: 2:55
  • HEAVEN IS FOR REAL: 12:40, 3:15, 5:50, 8:25
  • OTHER WOMAN: 12:55, 3:35, 6:15, 8:55
  • RIO 2 2D: 12:30, 3:05, 5:40, 8:15
  • TRANSCENDENCE: 6:30, 9:20
Minor Theatre
  • AMAZING SPIDER MAN 2 2D: 2:00, 5:20, 8:40
  • GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL: 1:40, 4:10, 6:40, 9:10
  • LE WEEK-END: 1:20, 3:40, 6:00, 8:20

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