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(VIDEO) SATURDAY LOWDOWN: Stonefield in Arcata

'70s psychedelic rock revivalists Stonefield -- made up of Australian sisters Amy, Hannah, Sarah and Holly Findlay -- make a big noise at The Miniplex in Arcata Saturday night.


Godwit Days

Humboldt County / 5 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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Madi Simmons at Farmers' Market

See Event Description / 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. / Free

"Join us this Saturday for live reggae by singer and songwriter Madi Simmons. Madi has been recording and touring for the past 20 years."

441-9999 / info@humfarm.org / Web site

The 51st Humboldt Int’l Film Fest

Minor Theatre / 5-7 p.m. / $5 / $10 Best of Fest Screening Attendees

Screenings at 5 and 7:30 p.m. HIFF has been bringing independent films from around the world to Humboldt County for 51 years.

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

Cirque Schwazee'

Arcata Playhouse / 7-8 p.m. / $12 / $8 kids 12 and under

The magic of the circus comes to the Arcata Playhouse in Cirque Du Schwazee', an evening of family entertainment to benefit the Playhouse youth programs.

822-1575 / david@arcataplayhouse.org / Web site

HSU Calypso Band with Superstar Guest Artist Ray Holman

Van Duzer Theater / 8-10 p.m. / $5 HSU Students with ID / $5 Senior/Child / $10 General

"This Calypso Band concert featuring Ray Holman will be a historic event at Humboldt State, and the band has a smoking set of music prepared to “blow the roof off” of the theatre.

826-3531 / patrick@humboldt.edu / Web site


Carlo Theatre (Dell'Arte) / 8-9:45 p.m. / Free / Free All

Experience the awesome, visceral power of the Chorus as Dell’Arte’s 2nd Year MFA Ensemble dives into the realm of Tragedy, a theatrical form with ancient roots in the human experience.

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

Va Va Voom's 7th Anniversary Show

Eureka Theater / 8-10 p.m. / $15 / $25 Premier Seating / 21+

Join your favorite burlesque beauties for Va Va Voom's 7th Anniversary Show at the historic Eureka Theater. Mx. Humboldt 2017, 1st Place Runner Up Foxxy Blue Orchid will be gracing the stage.

442-2970 / Web site

Vanishing Pints

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company, Arcata / 8-11 p.m. / Free All Ages

Local Irish rock and folk.

826-7222 / Web site

The Monster Women, Blackplate, Super Senior

The Siren's Song Tavern / 9 p.m. / $5

Come and grab one of the Monster Womens new album ON VINYL! Fresh off the press we will be finally have our music available on vinyl, the way it sounds best!

442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site

Adam Craig and McKenna Faith

Bear River Recreation Center / 9 p.m. / Free

16+. After moving to Nashville, Adam found success as a songwriter, penning Parmalee’s “Close Your Eyes” as well as album cuts for Dustin Lynch and Love and Theft.

298-0632 / kylehudson@bearrivercasino.com / Web site

Young Buck

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m. / $30 / $25 adv. / 18+

Nor Cal Tattoo and Blo Som' em Entertainment have teamed up to bring rapper Young Buck, a G-UNIT original, to the Sapphire Palace. Best known for his hits "Shorty Wanna Ride," "Get Buck," "Stomp," and "Back To The Old Me," you can't miss this show.

668-9770 / Web site

Stonefield, Ms. God

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / $10 / $8 advance tickets online / 21+

Four Australian sisters ages 19-24 make up the earthen psych-rock opal that is Stonefield. They recently completed a tour of Australia directly supporting FLEETWOOD MAC and a U.S. tour supporting MEAT PUPPETS.

630-5000 / info@miniplexevents.com / Web site

Mike Donovan, The Tweeners, The Bored Again

Vista Del Mar / 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / 21+

Rock like you used to.

Melvin Seals and JGB!

Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $30 / $25 adv.

Friday and Saturday night shows!

826-2739 / Web site

707 Band

Central Station / midnight-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

Come out and bring your friends or anyone that knows how to have a good time, we’ll be waiting for you!

839-2013 /

Humboldt Green Week April 13th-22nd

Humboldt County, California / 8 a.m.-11:59 p.m.

There's over 50 events including music, art, comedy, dancing, family fun activities, clean-ups plus free classes/workshops and more. Get up, get green and get involved! Check out full event details at HumboldtGreenWeek.com.

443-3140 / contact@gohumboldtgreen.com / Web site

Earth Day Restoration and Cleanup at Sinkyone Wilderness State Park

See Event Description / 9 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free

At Sinkyone Wilderness Park in Garberville (Humboldt), efforts that day will include converting a campsite to a camp host site and a slew of campsite improvements, including repairing the roof, flooring, and screens of the restroom, replacing the toilets, and clearing invasive ivy from forest trees

415-262-4400 / earthday@calparks.org / Web site

Magic: Dominaria Prerelease

Nugames Eureka / 9 a.m.-noon / $30

Join us for Dominaria PreRelease! Be the first to open some of the newest legends that have been printed and experience historic Dominaria before it releases!

497-6358 / nugamesonline@gmail.com / Web site

First Aid Adult and Child CPR

Center Activities, HSU Campus / 9 a.m.-2 p.m. / $90 / $75 HSU Students

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

Rafting The North Coast

Center Activities, HSU Campus / 9 a.m. / $110 / $95 HSU Students

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

Blacksmithing at the Ferndale Museum

Ferndale Museum / 9:30 a.m.-noon / Free

Jerry likes to talk as well as pound, so stop by for a visit. Museum will also be open early today.

786-4466 / ferndalemuseum@gmail.com /

Paddle Strokes Seminar

Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center / 9:30 a.m.-noon / $45 / $35 HSU Students

443-4222 / hbac@humboldt.edu / Web site

Community Cleanup Project

See Event Description / 10 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free

Every other Saturday the Arcata Veterans Group and local volunteers (anyone interested) meets at the Arcata Veterans Hall for a community cleanup during which time we pick up litter and trash in various locations within Arcata.

822-1552 / arcatavetshall@gmail.com / Web site

BioBlitz at Baker Beach

Trinidad Coastal Land Trust / 10 a.m.-noon / Free

Join Friends of the Dunes and the Trinidad Coastal Land Trust in a smartphone-powered BioBlitz. A BioBlitz is an intensive one-day study of biodiversity in a specific location; in this case participants will collect citizen science data using the iNaturalist app.

444-1397 / info@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site

3rd Annual Earth Day Clean Up!

See Event Description / 10 a.m.-4 p.m. / Free

Bring your friends and family to celebrate Earth Day by keeping our beautiful spaces beautiful!

272-1994 / usalbeachfriends@gmail.com / Web site

Free Admission Week

Clarke Historical Museum / 10 a.m.-6 p.m. / Free

Free admission to the Clarke Museum all week long for Eureka City School students!

443-1947 / dana@clarkemuseum.org / Web site

NHS Vendor Dayz

Northcoast Horticulture Supply / 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

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

Work Day

Cooper Gulch Park / 10 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free

Water-resistant shoes, reusable water bottle, coffee mug, and work gloves. Snacks, water, coffee, and tea will be provided!

725-8601 / trista.dowdy@CCC.CA.GOV /

Introduction to Surfing

Center Activities, HSU Campus / 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. / $80 / $65 HSU Students

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

Godwit Days Hike

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / noon-3:30 p.m. / Free

Join a Friends of the Dunes naturalist for a bird walk at the Humboldt Coastal Nature Center as part of the Annual Godwit Days Spring Migration Bird Festival.

826-7050 / info@friendsofthedunes.org / Web site

Classical Ballet Workshop with Theodore Constant - Dance Academy

HLOC's The Space / noon-2 p.m. / $256 / $15 Registration

Classical Ballet Workshop with Theodore Constant returns to Humboldt.

360-791-4817 / theri.tcda@yahoo.com / Web site

Can I Be Your Dog Storytime

Northtown Books / 1-2 p.m. / Free

This month we'll be reading Can I Be Your Dog? by Troy Cummings. There will be snacks and activities as usual.

822-2834 / info@northtownbooks.com / Web site

Journey to the Place Where the World's Moon is Full with Poets Jacqueline Elizabeth Letalien & Lori Cole

Humboldt County Library - Eureka Main Branch / 1-2 p.m. / Free

The performance of live poetry brings out its drama, passion, roots and reality, and makes a great short afternoon out.

269-1905 / Web site

Magic: Dominaria Prerelease

Nugames Eureka / 1-4 p.m. / $30

Join us for Dominaria PreRelease! Be the first to open some of the newest legends that have been printed and experience historic Dominaria before it releases!

497-6358 / nugamesonline@gmail.com / Web site

HSU Football Green and Gold Game

HSU Redwood Bowl / 1-3 p.m. / Free

The Humboldt State football team will cap its spring season with the annual Green and Gold Game.

826-3666 / jan.henry@humboldt.edu / Web site

Classical Ballet Workshop with Theodore Constant - Dance Academy

HLOC's The Space / 2-4 p.m. / $256 / $15 Registration

Classical Ballet Workshop with Theodore Constant returns to Humboldt.

360-791-4817 / theri.tcda@yahoo.com / Web site

Humboldt's Om Cannabis Infused Yoga

See Event Description / 4-6 p.m. / $35 / 21+

Humboldt’s OM is a two hour event intended to educate enthusiasts on the symbiotic relationship between yoga, chakras and cannabis medicine.

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Magic: Dominaria Prerelease

Nugames Eureka / 6-9 p.m. / $30

Join us for Dominaria PreRelease! Be the first to open some of the newest legends that have been printed and experience historic Dominaria before it releases!

497-6358 / nugamesonline@gmail.com / Web site

Blase and the Stellar Jays

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

Rock and soul.

668-4151 / music@madriverbrewing.com / Web site

Chuck Mayville

Gallagher's Irish Pub and Restaurant / 6-9 p.m. / Free

Come on down to Gallagher's in Old Town to eat, drink and be merry while Chuck plays and sings some classic tunes.

442-1177 / Web site

Mulligrub // Señor Fin // Bloodhoney

Outer Space / 7-10 p.m. / $7

breakfastalldaycollective@gmail.com / Web site

Frisky Brisket

Calico's Cafe / 7 p.m.

Violin guitar duo.

923-2253 /

Libations for Donation

Phatsy Kline's Parlor Lounge / 7-11 p.m. / $None $5-$20 sliding scale donation / 21+

Come out to Phatsy Kline's Parlor Lounge for Libations for Donations and support CLDC's critical work and enjoy the bluegrassy activist folk music of local band Kindred Spirits.

444-3344 / info@historiceaglehouse.com / Web site


Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

Pink Floyd never sounded so good.

877-252-2946 / info@bluelakecasino.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 /


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

How could this be a bad idea?

Backstreet Band

Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

Performing outstanding Rock n’ Roll in the Humboldt county area since 1979, the Backstreet Band plays everything from Tom Petty to the Beatles, and Bob Dylan to Bad Company, as well a variety of other classics.

298-0632 / kylehudson@bearrivercasino.com / Web site

Pressure/Anya DJs

Pearl Lounge / 9:30 p.m. / 21+

There will be ass shaking.

444-2017 / Web site


Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /


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

More Plaza ass shaking.


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