/ 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
A Humboldt County Tradition since 1974, The North Country Fair is an annual two-day festival held on the Arcata Plaza. Highlighted by the annual Samba Parade on Saturday (1 p.m.) and the All Species Parade on Sunday (1 p.m.). Includes around 200 craft, food, and information booths and two stages.
Arcata Theatre Lounge
/ 5:30 p.m.
"Steven Spielberg filters J. M. Barrie’s Peter Pan through a distinctly 1990s sensibility in Hook. Peter Pan has become Peter Banning (Robin Williams), a 40-year-old mergers and acquisitions lawyer with a permanent scowl on his face and a cellular phone in his belt."
Bridgeville Elementary School
/ 8:30 a.m.
/ Free Children 0-12
/ $3 Children 12-18
/ $5 Adults
Hot breakfast in the BES gym, with your choice of blueberry pancakes, french toast, biscuits and gravy, eggs, and your choice of bacon or sausage. Every third Sunday. All proceeds benefit the BVFC.
Redwood Acres Fairgrounds
/ 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Free, family friendly event will include cooking and gardening demonstrations.
/ noon-4 p.m.
Review of canning basics and safety, including knife safety. Participants should bring a sharp knife, apron, snacks, and water, if desired.
Redwood Curtain Theatre
/ 2 p.m.
/ $10 Thursdays
England, 1605: Shagspere is commissioned by the prime minister to write the “true historie” of the Gunpowder Plot. And it must have witches! A witty and high-stakes political thriller with contemporary resonances, this intriguing play gallops from the great Globe to the Tower of London.
Morris Graves Museum of Art
/ 3-5 p.m.
/ Free MGMA members/ Children 17 and Under
/ $2 Seniors/Students
Exploring emerging and established be bop and progressive classics.
North Country Fair
/ 4 p.m.
Bogglebang, Humboldt County's Scavenger Hunt, will come to a close after nine days of riddle-solving, challenge-tackling and clue-finding action-packed fun. Many answers to this year's puzzles, riddles, and mysteries will be revealed.
Redwood Raks World Dance Studio
/ 7-9 p.m.
/ $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.
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.