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If Winning Guitars Signed by Everclear Has Always Been a Dream of Yours, You’ll Need to Hurry …

Supposin’ you have ears and eyes, you are likely already aware that post-grunge hitmakers Everclear will be erecting a ‘90s time machine inside Cher-ae Heights Casino’s cavernous bingo hall on Friday night. 

(Before we proceed … don’t, for one second, act like you don’t want to sing/scream “Swim out past the breakers and watch the world die” while staring at a slightly older Art Alexakis. You are not above that, human. OK? Great.)

Anywho, in conjunction with their imminent nostalgic rock show, Cher-ae Heights has convinced the band to sign the Squier Stratocaster pictured to the right, over there. Yeah. Would you like to win that thing? You would! All right. Well, all you have to do is click this link, fork over the email address you use for entering contests, then you will be provided a link all your own. With this new link you are expected to convince your friends to vote you into rockstar-signed guitar ownership. 

Can you figure all this web trickery out? We have faith that you can, internet soldier. 

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As far as Thursday is concerned, your Lowdown will note that the funny peddlers at Savage Henry Magazine felt that their first attempt at resurrecting the ‘70s game show Match Game live on stage at HumBrews went so well that they are resurrecting the concept on this very night. Perhaps the event will fill in “I got nothing to do tonight, so I think I’ll stumble over to (blank).”  

--Andrew Goff

EVENTS

Buddy Reed

Old Town Coffee And Chocolates (Old Town) / 7 p.m.

Lowdown blues.

445-8600 / Web site

Savage Henry's Match Game!

Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / 21+

Back for a second round, live version of the popular game show from the '70s. Bizarro comedy show follows, where comics have to perform each other's jokes and not their own.

826-2739 / Web site

Geospatial Analysis of Seniors and Services

Humboldt County Courthouse / 1:30-3:30 a.m.

Area 1 Agency on Aging with Rose Kelly & Hannah Spitler, HSU Environmental Management & Planning student's present the results of a study and analysis of the distribution of seniors.

442-3763 / mrose@a1aa.org / Web site

Food for People's Free Produce Market

Food for People / noon-2 p.m. / Free

All income eligible folks are invited to pick out fresh fruits and vegetables, sample recipes using available produce, and learn about CalFresh.

445-3166 / hmchugh@foodforpeople.org / Web site

Ocean Discovery Night

Manila Community Center / 5-7 p.m. / Free

Hands-on activities, student art and science projects, a performance of the “Cool the Earth” skit, and the official unveiling of the schools native plant garden.

444-1397 / suzie@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site

Luau for Chris Kerrigan

See Event Description / 5-8 p.m. / Free

Chinese buffet, comedy by Sherae O'Shaugnessy, music by Les Craig and Ray Ritter of the John David Young Conspiracy.

444-2670 / jtimmons88@gmail.com /

Volunteer Gleaning Training

Food for People, Inc. / 5:30-7:30 p.m. / Free

Help harvest produce from local farms and gardens throughout the county.

445-3166 / lhughes@foodforpeople.org / Web site

Compost Mountain Boys

Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m.

Humboldt bluegrass kings. And beer.

668-4151 / Web site

Open Mic

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

Irish/Celtic music.

442-1177 / Web site

RRAS Board Meeting

Redwood Region Audubon Society / 6:30 p.m.

Speed Dating

Six Rivers Brewery / 7 p.m. / $25

This week’s age group is from 45-55 years old.

839-7580 / talia@sixriversbrewery.com / Web site

Open Mic

Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.

Perform yer stuff. Make some chums.

822-3453 / Web site

Transformational Justice II

Northtown Coffee / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $5

Film, dance and poetry: A conversation about justice.

442-8563 / faulk@hotmail.com / Web site

DATAblend

The Siren's Song Tavern / 8 p.m.-2 a.m. / Free

"Taste purple slaps from the soul y'all! Join us for this month's musical excursion, blending past and future sounds, bending genre's, and levitating the dance floor."

442-8778 / events@thesirenssongtavern.com / Web site

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.

Web site

Thesis Festival

Carlo Theatre (Dell'Arte) / 8 p.m. / Free / 18+

The MFA class of 2014 presents three original one-act plays with humor, absurdism, movement and music. Pay-what-you-can tickets.

668-5663 / info@dellarte.com /

Parreira and Kelley's Songwriter Ping Pong

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / 8 p.m. / Free / 21+

Local songwriters Jeff Kelley and Chris Parreira will be trading songs and quaffing brews.

826-7222 / jeff@jeffkelley.net / Web site

Karaoke w/ KJ Leonard

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 8 p.m.

When selecting your song, please keep in mind your audience would like to dance.

668-9770 / Web site

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay

Bear River Casino Resort / 8 p.m.

Please don't do "Bohemian Rhapsody." That never works.

733-9644 / Web site

Blues Night

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 8 p.m. / $5

With Brian Smith and Kimberli Hudson. Open dancing at 9 p.m. No partner necessary.

616-6876 / Web site

Open Jam

The Forks / 8:30 p.m. / 21+

With Jimi Jeff.

530-629-2679 /

Roots 'N' Culture Night

Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+

Selectahs T Aura, Noble Tobal and Pozitive iDiaz team up with Special Guests for a night of excellent vibes.

826-9463 / goodmanbooking@gmail.com / Web site

DJ Itchie Fingaz

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

"Spinning his favorite ghetto funk tunes."

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

Shugafoot

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

Local jazz/funk combo treats you nice.

Rude Lion Sound

Sidelines / 9:30 p.m. / 21+

Hip hop krunkage for your butt.

822-0919 /

MOVIES

Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre