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Godwit Days

Humboldt County / 6:30 a.m.

Come celebrate the Marbled Godwit and explore the lush Redwood Coast. Observe many bird species and wildlife through the selection of field trips, lectures, workshops, and boat excursions led by experienced local guides during our annual week-long festival.

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420 World Fest

Mateel Community Center / noon-midnight / $30

Featuring music by John Kadlecik, Camo Cowboys, Good Ol' Boys, Maui Pranksters. Joint rolling contest!

923-3368 / Web site

Banff Mountain Film Festival

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6 p.m.

"Come to the Banff Mountain Film Festival for adventure, for excitement, for the inspiration of mountain stories. Experience the exhilarating beauty of mountain landscapes. Meet the world’s top adventurers. Listen to their stories. Relive their challenges. Reconnect with adventure."

822-1220 / Web site

50th Humboldt Int'l Film Fest

See Event Description / 7-11 p.m.

The oldest student-run film festival is back again for it's 50th year.

826-4113 / filmfest@humboldt.edu / Web site

John Craigie, Cygne

The Old Steeple / 7:30-10 p.m. / $20 / $25 At the door

"If John Prine and Mitch Hedberg had a baby, the resulting product would resemble something very close to Portland, OR singer-songwriter John Craigie."

786-7030 / ferndalemusic@yahoo.com / Web site

On Smoke’s Wing

Dell'Arte / 8 p.m. / Free / Free pay-what-you-can / 18+

"In a city devoured by all-consuming war, survivors in limbo struggle against the inevitability of their fate. This original work, devised by an international ensemble of theatre artists, explores the timelessness of tragedy through a contemporary lens."

668-5663 / info@dellarte.com / Web site

Queer Dance Party

Pearl Lounge / 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

Join DJ Anya and Gabe Pressure as they spin your favorite pop and club remixes for a non-stop dance party!

444-2017 / Web site

Dubadubs, Woven Roots

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

Local reggae bands celebrate a very Humboldt Holiday.

822-4766 / Web site

The Main Squeeze

Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $10 / 21+

"The energetic five-piece found its roots in Bloomington Indiana’s surprisingly vibrant live music scene, and they have been leaving audiences “Freshly Squozen” since 2010."

826-2739 / humbrewsap@gmail.com / Web site

Skatepark Development Meeting Event

Pierson Park, McKinleyville / 6:30-7:30 a.m. / Free

The Mckinleyville Recreation Advisory Committee will be holding a public scoping meeting regarding the development of a skateboard park at Pierson Park.

jensen43@gmail.com / Web site

NHS Vendor Dayz: 12th Annual Customer Appreciation Week

Northcoast Horticulture Supply / 10 a.m.

839-9998 / juliet@northcoasths.com / Web site

Beginning Embroidery

See Event Description / 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m. / $30 / $25 HSU Students

Want to add that ‘unique something special’ to your textile projects? Learn the heirloom handcraft of embroidery.

826-3357 / cntract@humboldt.edu / Web site

Jiu Jitsu Spring Break Camp for Youths

See Event Description / 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. / $80

"Learn Jiu Jitsu techniques, self defense skills, games, and more! GET BULLY PROOFED!"

822-6278 / info@humboldtjiujitsu.com / Web site

Where’s the Line? Forum on Freedom of Speech

Kate Buchanan Room / 2-3:30 p.m. / Free

Where is the line? The Communication Capstone class in collaboration with The Center for excellence in public debating are hosting a forum on the Limitation of Free Speech. We invite Humboldt State and surrounding community to join the discussion.

826-3282 / mds65@humboldt.edu /

Compost Mountain Boys

Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6 p.m.

Fine local bluegrass.

668-4151 / Web site

Spring Detox Ejuva Cleanse w/Peggy Profant

Om Shala Yoga / 6-7 p.m.

825-9642 / info@omshalayoga.com / Web site

Vanishing Gates

Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 6-9 p.m.

"We invite you to join Jay, Jack and Seth on a journey into the unknown, we also invite you to tell your stories of the unexplained live, have a few drinks, and hear some great stories!"

Compost Mountain Boys

Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m.

668-4151 / Web site

Open Mic with Mike Anderson

Old Town Coffee And Chocolates (Old Town) / 6:30-8:30 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

Seabury Gould and Evan Morden

Gallagher's Irish Pub and Restaurant / 6:30 p.m.

Irish/Celtic music.

442-1177 / Web site

Open Mic

Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.

Perform yer stuff. Make some chums.

822-3453 / Web site

Humboldt Roller Derby Scrimmage

Redwood Acres Fairgrounds / 7:30-9 p.m.

Interested in joining our league as a volunteer, skater, or official (non-skating or referee)? Now is a great time to learn all about HRD!

Karaoke w/ Lightning Boom Productions

Bear River Casino Resort / 8 p.m. / 21+

Why not?

733-9644 / Web site

Thursday Night Bluegrass

Six Rivers Brewery / 8-11 p.m. / Free

Local acoustic bluegrass.

839-7580 / musicbooking@sixriversbrewery.com / Web site

Karaoke w/ KJ Leonard

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 8 p.m.

When selecting your song, please keep in mind your audience would like to dance.

668-9770 / Web site

Open Mic Night

Central Station / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+

Be the next Mack Idol.

839-2013 /

Rude Lion Sound

Sidelines / 9:30 p.m. / 21+

Hip hop krunkage for your butt.

822-0919 /


Broadway Cinema
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