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EVENTS

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

Pianist Jeremy Samolesky

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

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

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.

KatchaFire

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9-11:30 p.m.

All Maori reggae band and global roots reggae phenomenon.

668-9770 / Web site

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

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

Creamery District Art Market

Arcata Playhouse / 9 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free

502-7803 / creameryinfo@gmail.com / Web site

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

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

Autumn Makers Fair/Feria Artesanal

Fuente Nueva Charter School / 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

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Art and Wine Festival

Fieldbrook Winery / 11 a.m.-4 p.m. / Free

Benefits Fieldbrook Educational Foundation ongoing support of Fieldbrook School.

834-5369 /

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 /

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

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

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.

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

Latin Peppers

Cecils New Orleans Bistro / 7:30-10 p.m. / Free

923-3449 / jimmydur@asis.com / Web site

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.

442-6278 / Web site

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.

Movies Under the Mural: Hook (1991)

Los Bagels Eureka / 8-10:30 p.m. / Free

Oh, there you are, Peter.

822-3483 / brandon@losbagels.com / Web site

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay

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

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

Business Casual

Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free

Jazz.

826-9463 / Web site

Saturday Night Fever

Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 9 p.m.

800-684-2464 / Web site

DJs

Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /

DJs

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

More Plaza ass shaking.

MOVIES

Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre