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North Coast Stand Down

Humboldt County Fairgrounds / 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

"The Stand Down reaches out to local Veterans and their families and provides them with direct access to service providers and information at a state, federal, and local level."

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Medieval Festival of Courage

Christie's Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze / 10-5 a.m. / $5 / $3 kids 12 and under

Living history event that offers children of all ages a multi-faceted glimpse into the daily life of a medieval village during the harvest festival time. Play with Ladies, Knights, Elves, Fairies, Farmers, Ogres, Jesters, Royal Horses, Vintners, Famers and much more.

825-8804 / coastalgrovemedievalfestival@gmail.com / Web site

Redwood Coast Belly Dance Festival

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 11 a.m.-5 p.m. / $5 / Free Kids free!

Produced by Mosaic Productions (a non-profit Dream Maker program of The Ink People Center for the Arts), this fun celebration of Middle Eastern Dance welcomes dance fans of all ages. The festival features a full weekend of dance performances, workshops, henna, food and an international bazaar.

616-6876 / dance@shoshannaland.com / Web site

Humboldt Beer Week

Various / noon / 21+

Celebration of the craft brew industry, focused on but not limited to local and regional craft beers. Complete schedule inside.

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Humboldt Restaurant Week

Various / noon

"Local independent restaurants and farmers in Humboldt County are teaming up for a week of delicious dining." Full roster here.

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Eureka Heritage Society Annual Home Tour

See Event Description / noon-5 p.m. / $20 / $10 Students

Annual event has 11 homes open for visiting this year. In addition there will be musicians, artists, vintage cars and more.

eurekaheritagesoceity@gmail.com / Web site

The Addams Family Musical

Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 2 p.m. / $18

Musical comedy. "Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family. A man her parents have never met. And if that weren’t upsetting enough, she confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother."

786-5483 / info@ferndalerep.org / Web site

Eureka Symphony Annual Gala

Baywood Golf and Country Club / 5-8 p.m. / $100 / $700 table of 8

Benefit features a no-host bar and silent auction, dinner, and a live auction, with auctioneer Supervisor Rex Bohn. Carol Jacobson, Terrie Baune and John Chernoff will perform and the evening will kick off with jazz by Bear Winkle and Albert Clark.

825-8911 / eurekasymphony@gmail.com / Web site

Dry Branch Fire Squad, The Blackberry Bushes

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6 p.m. / $20

For more than 25 years Dry Branch Fire Squad has been one of bluegrass music’s most popular bands, renowned for its spry mix of front-porch standards, modern ballads, and the old-time sounds from which bluegrass first sprang.

822-1220 / Web site

Nick Offerman

Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $55 / $25 HSU students

"Nick Offerman is a man of many talents—an award-winning actor, a popular comedian and a woodworker. Luckily for us, he’s leaving the saw at home and bringing his comedic genius to Arcata."

826-3928 / Web site

Godwit Days Fall Preview

Humboldt County, California / 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m. / $25

Explore Humboldt County and parts of Del Norte in search of rare migrant bird species in the region's birding hot spots. New trips added to the line-up.

826-7050 / godwitdaysreg@yahoo.com / Web site

Plein Air At the Lost Coast

Shelter Cove Community Clubhouse / 9 a.m.-3 p.m. / $45

Five-day outdoor painting event to be held in Shelter Cove. Sponsored by the Shelter Cove Arts and Recreation Foundation.

986-7120 / nancynlm@yahoo.com / Web site

Fox Trot and Lap-a-Thon

Redwood Coast Montessori / 10 a.m.

"RCM students will once again collect pledges and run laps for one hour on our 1/6 mile running club track while others head to the dunes to embark on what all agree is among the toughest, most scenic all-sand 5K runs around."

Excalibur Medieval Tournament & Market Faire

Mad River Community Hospital / 10 a.m.-5 p.m. / $8 / Free Under 5 / $5 Kids 5-18

Celebrate the Fall harvest with music, dancing and period entertainments. Sample a variety of fine foods and noble drinks. Stroll the streets of our market town and inspect the wares of dozens of craftsmen and artisans.

rlhltd@suddenlink.net / Web site

Biodynamic Agriculture Demonstrations

Christie's Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze / 10 a.m.-5 p.m. / $5 / $3 kids

825-8804 / coastalgrovemedievalfestival@gmail.com / Web site

4H Lamb BBQ

Rohner Park / 11-2 a.m. / $10

Local lamb and other meats raised by 4-H and FFA members, salad, chili, rolls, potatoes, and homemade cupcakes will be served.

496-5694 / prruggles11@gmail.com /

Community Reiki Clinic

Sun Yi's Academy of Tae Kwon Do Arcata / 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

I Hate Hamlet

North Coast Repertory Theatre / 2 p.m. / $16

Dramatic comedy follows the struggles of a young actor who is tackling the role of Hamlet, trying to maintain his relationship and being haunted by the ghost of John Barrymore.

442-6278 / Web site

Art Talk with Aldaron Laird

Morris Graves Museum of Art / 2-3 p.m. / $5 / Free MGMA members/ Children 17 and Under / $2 Seniors/Students

Join photographer and environmental planner Aldaron Laird.

442-0278 / janine@humboldtarts.org / Web site

Blue Lotus Jazz

The Other Place / 5-10 p.m.

Local jazz duo.

633-6124 /


Logger Bar / 6 p.m. / Free / 21+

668-5000 / Web site

Paths 2 Prosperity Theatre Troupe/Peer Education

Arcata Playhouse / 6-8 p.m. / Free

Joining the troupe, young adults will get to write, create, and perform their own skits in local schools, at local theatres and community events.

822-8536 / charlie@financialresourcecenter.org / Web site

Youth Soccer Fundraising Dinner

Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 6:15 p.m.-9 a.m. / $20

Dinner and auction to raise funds to support local youth soccer.

822-3333 / mrysltim@gmail.com / Web site

2nd Annual Fundraiser Dinner and Auction

Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 6:15 p.m.

800-684-2464 / Web site

Jazz Night

Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.

Jazz up your Sundays.

822-3453 / Web site

Open Mic

Mosgo's / 7-9 p.m.

All original/public domain songs.

826-1195 / Web site

Cuban Salsa (Rueda de Casino)

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7-9 p.m. / $7 / $40 6 week series

Salsa rueda is a circle of couples dancing changing partners to patterns called out in Spanish or shown with hand signals. Sponsored by Humboldt Folk Dancers.

822-2652 / jacaronda@suddenlink.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

Accurate Productions

Bear River Casino Resort / 8 p.m. / 21+

DJ Sundays.

733-9644 / Web site

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay

Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 8 p.m.

Your Lowdown will go on the record as saying that Chris Clay is Humboldt's most pro karaoke jockey. We know this stuff.

800-684-2464 / Web site

Deep Groove Society

The Jam / 9 p.m. / 21+

Chill out your Sundaze.

822-4766 / Web site


Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre