The Lowdown Fun Committee

Andy Approves

Catch Jerry Samolesky at HSU's Fulkerson Recital Hall. Bach and Chopin? Good deal [$5 and under award if you're a Senior, Child, Student, or Senior Child Student]

Events

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Skate Fest
RampArt Skatepark / 2-10 p.m. / $5
Skateboarding! Live music by Guns N Barrels, Mother Vines, Lao Tzu's Army, Adult Crash, Imperial Destructo, Lord Ellis! Tarp surfing! Live Art! BBQ! Beer! Raffle!
826-0675 / Web site / View Comments

Pianist Jeremy Samolesky
HSU Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-9:30 p.m. / $10 / $5 seniors, children, students
Pianist Jeremy Samolesky performs a Prokofiev sonata and works by Bach and Chopin in an HSU Music Department Guest Artist concert.
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

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 / View Comments

A Treasure Chest of Burlesque
Garberville Theatre / 8-11 p.m.
Bada Bling! Burlesque brings the audience something old and something new, this variety show features everyone’s favorite sexy and sassy dances along with a plethora of new glittery and gold booty that is sure to knock your socks off.
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KatchaFire
Blue Lake Casino / 9-11:30 p.m.
All Maori reggae band and global roots reggae phenomenon.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

Soul Night: Happy Birthday Wilford Brimley
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $5 / 21+
These days it feels like there's no end of stuff to do and never any time left for yourself. So the boys at Soul Night created a holiday to give us all an excuse to take the night off. This month we're having a birthday party for the face of Quaker Oats and diabetes.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Let's Move in the Dunes
Ma-le'l Dunes / 9 a.m.-noon / Free
Morning of fun physical and mental challenges at the BLM’s Ma-le’l Dunes. A memory challenge, obstacle course, rope agility ladder and more will be a part of the fun.
444-1397 / info@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site / View Comments

Creamery District Art Market
Arcata Playhouse / 9 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free
502-7803 / creameryinfo@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Creamery District Art Market
Arcata Playhouse / 9 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free
Free, outdoor, family-friendly event. More than a dozen vendors will be selling an array of art and crafts, Jenni and David and the Sweet Soul Band will play from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
502-7803 / creameryinfo@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Excalibur Medieval Tournament & Market Faire
Mad River Community Hospital / 10 a.m.-6 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 / View Comments

Art and Wine Festival
Fieldbrook Winery / 11 a.m.-4 p.m. / Free
Benefits Fieldbrook Educational Foundation ongoing support of Fieldbrook School.
834-5369 / View Comments

Necessary Costs of Democracy
Samoa Cook House / noon-1:30 p.m. / Free
Sharon Latour, Arcata Presbyterian Church pastor, will discuss her unsuccessful campaign for Humboldt County Supervisor earlier this year at a forum hosted by Northcoast Mensa.
445-2276 / jakable5@gmail.com / View Comments

The Soulful Sidekicks
Gallagher's Irish Pub and Restaurant / 6-9 p.m. / Free
"Down-to-earth pub songs."
442-1177 / jhlh1@suddenlink.net / Web site / View Comments

Trinity Alps 30th Anniversary Celebration Concert
Lee Fong Park Amphitheater / 6:30-10:30 p.m. / $20
Taking place at the Lee Fong Park Amphitheater in Weaverville, doors open at 6:00 with performances by world roots music artists MamaJoWali, Troubadour Keith Greeninger, and Mountain Stomping Music by 4 Pounds of Lightning, interspersed with stories and history by fans of the Trinity Alps Wilderness
530-623-3856 / jeffconnection@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Burning Hash, Occult SS, Komatose, Dead Drift
The Ink Annex / 7-10 p.m. / $6
If you cannot tell, those are the names of metal bands.
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14th Annual BGHP Fall Concert
Calvary Lutheran Church / 7-9 p.m. / $20
Features a fun variety of music from chamber pieces to jazz, with inspiring melodies of the Heartbeat Chorale, Dr. Luther Cobb and Levi Walls on piano.
825-8345 / rosegz@hcbhp.org / Web site / View Comments

Latin Peppers
Cecils New Orleans Bistro / 7:30-10 p.m. / Free
923-3449 / jimmydur@asis.com / Web site / View Comments

I Hate Hamlet
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 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.
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Equivocation
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15 / $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.
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Movies Under the Mural: Hook (1991)
Los Bagels / 8-10:30 p.m. / Free
Oh, there you are, Peter.
822-3483 / brandon@losbagels.com / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay
RJ Grin's Lounge / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+
445-0844 / cleo.nice@redlion.com / View Comments

Business Casual
Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free
Jazz.
826-9463 / Web site / View Comments

DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
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DJs
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+
More Plaza ass shaking.
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Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • AS ABOVE SO BELOW: 4:40, 9:35
  • BOXTROLLS 2D: 12:10, 1:30, 2:40, 4:00, 7:40
  • BOXTROLLS 3D: 12:00, 5:10
  • DOLPHIN TALE 2: 12:20, 3:05, 5:45, 8:30
  • EQUALIZER: 12:00, 3:00, 6:05, 7:30, 9:10
  • GIVER: 2:20, 7:10
  • GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2D: 12:15, 3:10, 6:00, 8:55
  • HUNDRED-FOOT JOURNEY: 12:25, 5:40
  • LET S BE COPS: 1:40, 4:15, 6:50, 9:30
  • LUCY: 2:25, 7:00
  • MAZE RUNNER: 12:45, 3:35, 6:25, 9:15
  • NO GOOD DEED: 4:45, 9:20
  • TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES 2D: 3:15, 8:35
  • THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU: 1:25, 4:05, 6:45, 9:25
  • WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES: 12:35, 3:25, 6:15, 9:05
Mill Creek Cinema
  • BOXTROLLS 2D: 12:45, 3:10, 5:35
  • BOXTROLLS 3D: 8:00
  • DOLPHIN TALE 2: 12:10, 3:00, 5:45, 8:30
  • EQUALIZER: 12:00, 2:55, 6:00, 9:05
  • GIVER: 1:55, 6:55
  • GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2D: 12:20, 3:15, 6:05, 8:55
  • IF I STAY: 12:50, 3:25, 5:50
  • LET S BE COPS: 4:20, 9:20
  • MAZE RUNNER: 12:40, 3:30, 6:20, 8:20, 9:10
  • THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU: 1:00, 3:35, 6:10, 8:45
Minor Theatre
  • MAZE RUNNER: 12:35, 3:20, 6:05, 8:50
  • THE DROP: 1:25, 4:00, 6:35, 9:10
  • THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU: 1:15, 3:50, 6:25, 9:00

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