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Before You See Them at HumBrews, Please Remember the Time Brothers Comatose Played in a Local Barber Shop

Scroll today’s Lowdown to discover Humboldt’s many promising Wednesday gatherings, both recurring and unique. 

--Andrew Goff


Humboldt Business Challenge Kick Off

Wharfinger Building / 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Learn more about Humboldt Business Challenge, Humboldt County's newest business competition. Speakers include Lane DeVries and Kyle Visser.

268-1973 / Web site

Snowbeast (1977)

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6 p.m. / $5

Mystery hangs over the Rill Ski Resort in Colorado after a young skier is found dead by an animal. But no ordinary animal. The Town Sheriff and Naturalists believe it could be a Yeti.

822-1220 / Web site

Brothers Comatose

Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $15 / 21+

Literal brothers, Alex (banjo and vocals) and Ben Morrison (guitar and vocals) grew up in a house that was known for its music parties. Saturday they will lead Humboldt's party.

826-2739 / Web site

Aber Miller

Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m.

Local jazz pianist tickles ivories/you.

677-0230 / Web site

Humboldt Hard Court Bike Polo

Highland Park / 6 p.m. / Free

Like horse polo minus the stable fees.

541-531-6671 / daryl_witmore@yahoo.com / Web site

Buddy Reed

Blondies Food and Drink / 6 p.m.

Low down blues.

822-3453 / Web site

Eureka Fair Wage Act Meeting

Labor Temple / 6:15 p.m.

Supporters of the Eureka initiative to require employers with more than 25 employees to provide a $12 minimum wage gather.

443-3731 /

Open Mic with Mike Anderson

Old Town Coffee And Chocolates (Old Town) / 6:30-9 p.m. / Free

Usually some singer/guitarists, a couple spoken word guys and then that one wildcard oddity that makes you go "hmm."

445-8600 / OldTownCoffeeEureka@yahoo.com / Web site

Open Mic w/ Lauren Smith

Logger Bar / 8 p.m.

First Wednesday of every month.

668-5000 / Web site

Blues Jam

Clam Beach Inn / 8:30 p.m. / 21+

Duh-nuh, duh-nuh...

839-0545 /

Salsa Night

Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 p.m. / $5

Get a salsa lesson then apply that knowledge.

826-9463 / Web site


Little Red Lion / 9 p.m. / 21+

How could this be a bad idea?

Comedy Open Mikey

Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 9 p.m. / 21+

Hosted by Nando Molina. Beats by Gabe Pressure.

DJ Itchie Fingaz

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

Spinning his favorite Ghetto Funk tunes.

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


The Jam / 9:30 p.m. / $5 / 21+

Every Wednesday Jambalaya makes with the whompity whomp.

822-4766 / Web site

Rude Lion Sound

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

Were you just thinking, "Is there anyplace that has Dancehall Wednesdays?" Here it is!


Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre