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Haunted Mill Tour

Blue Ox Millworks / 7 p.m.-midnight / $10

"With a bigger budget, bigger technical team, more days and expanded hours, this year's Haunted Mill Tour will be stoking the fear forge even higher."

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The Addams Family Musical

Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 8 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

The Small Axe Ensemble's Debut Album Release

Arcata Playhouse / 8-11:50 p.m. / $7 / $12 w/ CD

After countless setbacks, losses, and trials, The Small Axe will be releasing their debut album featuring nine original songs (with bassoon!). The Curiosities open.

822-1575 / Web site

Random Acts of Comedy

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 8 p.m. / $6

Improv comedy showcase with spontaneous scenes, hilarious games, snappy songs, and fantastic stories all made up on the spot based on audience input.

822-1220 / Web site

Pretty Things Peep Show/Creep Show

Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m.-2 a.m. / 21+

"Where’s Queer Bill and The Red Carpet Girls are so crazy excited about our Halloween party we just couldn’t wait until Halloween Day! Dig deep into your closet for your Creepiest Freakiest Outfit and win cash!"

826-2739 / Web site


The Depot / 10 p.m. / $5 / $3 HSU students

"Originally formed while the members attended SUNY Purchase, O’Death quickly began building a fanbase with their reverently twisted take on Americana filtered through a wealth of musical influences as divergent as Bill Monroe, Prince, Neil Young, and The Misfits."

Free Medicare Part D Drop-In Clinic

Area 1 Agency on Aging / 9 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free

Bring your medication list and Medicare Card.

444-3000 / ncloward@a1aa.org / Web site

USFWS Dunes Restoration

Ma-le'l Dunes North (Off Young Lane) / 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. / Free

Volunteers are needed to help restore the Ma-le'l Dunes Unit of the Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge by removing invasive Yellow Bush Lupine.

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

Baroni Annual Clearance Event

Arcata Community Center / 10 a.m.-4 p.m. / Free

Local jewelry-maker's anticipated annual sale.

822-8067 / sales@baronidesigns.com / Web site

Golden Spike Celebration Fundraiser

See Event Description / 11 a.m.-4 p.m. / Free / Free Street Fair / Free Book Talk / $50 Vendors / $75 Dinner / $8 Speeder Car Rides

The Clarke Historical Museum is celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the completion of the Northwest Pacific Railroad line from San Francisco to Eureka with a weekend of events. Enjoy historical reenactments, vaudeville performances, ragtime music, dancing, and watch the original film.

443-1947 / clarkehistorical@att.net / Web site

Northcoast Mensa Forum

Samoa Cook House / noon-1:30 p.m. / Free

Northcoast Mensa Election Forum “Insight into the November Ballot Proposi¬tions.” Byrd Lovhyir and Frnorah Downs will be the speakers from the League of Women Voters will present pros and cons to help voters navigate the ballot.

Halloween Kid's Craft

McKinleyville Home and Garden Center / 1-3 p.m. / Free

Join us for some Halloween fun! We are up-cycling some paint sample cards into spooky monsters and pumpkins to decorate your walls and windows.

834-1587 / customerservice@mckinleyvilleace.com / Web site

Headwaters Halloween Falk Tour

Headwaters Forest Reserve / 3-5 p.m. / Free

Learn about the history of the long gone town of Falk and possibly meet some ghosts along your way.

839-1518 / jdclark@blm.gov / Web site

Chuck Mayville

Scotia Inn / 6-9 p.m. / Free

Folk, country and "unplugged" rock tunes.

764-5338 /

Fourth Annual Spirits and Spirits Event

Old Town Eureka / 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Lost Coast Rotaract's annual walking ghost tour of Old Town Eureka

ArMack Orchestra Silent Film

Eureka Theater / 7 p.m. / $7

Under the direction of Maestra Carol Jacobsen, the ArMack Orchestra performs live music and sound effects to accompany a classic silent film comedy, Buster Keaton's 1923 masterpiece "Our Hospitality."

633-5551 / mikecraghead@gmail.com / Web site

Murder at the Vampires' Ball

Eureka Inn / 7-11 p.m. / $55 / 18+

The Rotary Club of Southwest Eureka presents, by order of Queen Elisabet of the Blood Folk, a Vampires' Ball with vampire, werewolf, dark fae, ghost and witch, warlock and human entertainment--an interactive mystery with signature vampire cocktails, appetizer buffet, music and dancing.

443-4682 / Web site

ArMack Orchestra Silent Film

McKinleyville High School / 7-9 p.m. / $5 / $7 Eureka Theatre

The ArMack Orchestra from Arcata and McKinleyville high schools presents its annual silent film presentation, this year featuring Buster Keaton in the hilarious satire Our Hospitality.

677-0172 / ed1@suddenlink.net / Web site

Coraline: An Unconventional Musical

Van Duzer Theater / 7:30-9 p.m. / $12 / $15 students & seniors (center section) / $10 students & seniors / $17 general (center section)

Based on Neil Gaiman’s wondrous, funny and scary tale of the otherworldly in the everyday.

826-3928 / Web site

Random Acts Of Comedy

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 7:30 p.m.

822-1220 / Web site


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

Americana trio playing original songs of heartbreak, malaise and tsunamis.

839-5090 / kingfootband@gmail.com / Web site

Indigo Hillbillis

Cecils New Orleans Bistro / 8-11 p.m. / Free

Country dance band, original and vintage country music.

923-7007 / loren.fennell@gmail.com / Web site

Carnal Carnivalé!

TBA the day of the event by calling phone # on ticket. / 8 p.m.-2 a.m.

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay

RJ Grin's Lounge / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+

445-0844 / cleo.nice@redlion.com /

Don's Neighbors

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

Local rock/electric rock group from Eureka.

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

Vintage Rock N' Soul

Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m. / 21+

Local rock/blues.

733-9644 / Web site

Saturday Night Fever

Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 9 p.m. / 21+

Pressure Anya turn the Firewater Lounge into a modern Soul Train while they mix the best soul, funk, hip-hop and electronic sounds around. With special guests, contests, live visuals and more.

800-684-2464 / Web site

DJs Pressure/Anya

Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+

800-684-2464 / booking@pressureanya.com / Web site

Doug Fir and the 2x4s

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+

A multigenerational rock and roll band comprised of fathers and sons playing classic rock and beyond.

845-4995 / fbacik@townofscotia.com / Web site


Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /


Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+

More Plaza ass shaking.


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