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THURSDAY LOWDOWN: Zepparella Returns

Already sick of holiday music? Swap out "White Christmas" for "Black Dog" tonight at Humboldt Brews where the always powerful Zepparella will do their damnedest to keep you warm with pure rockin'.

More Thursday joy in your Lowdown below.


Humboldt Ice Rink

Humboldt County Fairgrounds / 2-8 p.m. / $12 / $5 school skate / $8 kids

The Humboldt County Fair is proud to announce our new ownership of the Humboldt Ice Rink! We are excited to provide a new indoor home for the rink in Belotti Hall at the Fairgrounds in Ferndale.

humboldticerink@gmail.com / Web site

Robin Hood Knight of the Stars-A Space-capade

Arcata Playhouse / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $12 / $8 Kids 12 and under / $10 Students and Members

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

The Humboldt Poetry Show

See Event Description / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $5

Hosted by A Reason to Listen: The Humboldt Poetry Show! This month we bring you a special performance from Ian Yeo! Ian is releasing his first full length album: Rufian "Rap Ur Head Around It."

496-9404 / areasontolisten@gmail.com /

The Character Project

Dell'Arte's Carlo Theatre / 8-10 p.m. / Free

"In Dell'Arte International's "Character Project," eight young actor-creators transform into physical characters of their own devising, in a collage of richly imagined stories and worlds!"

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

HSU AM Jazz Band

Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-10 p.m. / Free HSU Students with ID / $5 Senior/Child / $10 General

Please join the Humboldt State University Department of Music, band leader Dan Aldag, and the HSU AM Jazz Band for an evening of favorite jazz standards.

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

Pun Jeopardy

Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / $5 / 18+

"Nando Molina debuts his award-winning comedy show Pun Jeopardy to The Club. Local comedians compete and the crowd pics the winner."

845-8864 / editor@savagehenrymagazine.com / Web site


Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $20 / 21+

"Zepparella shows replicate the nuance and detail of Zeppelin's catalog while honoring the powerful improvisational journeys for which Zeppelin shows were renowned."

826-2739 / Web site

Repurposed Materials Jewelry Making

SCRAP Humboldt / 5:50-7:30 p.m. / $10

822-2452 / outreach@scraphumboldt.org / Web site

Dinner Music

Humboldt Bay Provisions / 6 p.m.

Each Thursday a local musician comes and serenades the crowd!

Humboldt Cribbage Club

Moose Lodge / 6:15 p.m. / $8

Muggins! Get your weekly crib on.

444-3161 /

Seabury Gould and Evan Morden

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

Irish/Celtic music.

442-1177 / 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

Humboldt Homebrewers Monthly Meeting

Humboldt Beer Works / 7-9 p.m. / Free / 21+

442-6258 / humboldthomebrewers@gmail.com / Web site

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

Arcata High School / 7-10 p.m. / $10 / $10 General Admission / $8 Students/Seniors / $5 Opening Night Student Special

The Arcata Arts Institute presents Tom Stoppard’s Tony Award-nominated play Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, directed by Melanie Zapper.

672-9361 / mzapper@nohum.k12.ca.us / Web site

Open Mic

Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.

Perform yer stuff. Make some chums.

822-3453 / Web site

Humboldt Folklife Society Sing-Along

Arcata Community Center / 7 p.m.

Sing your favorite folk, rock and pop songs with leader Joel Sonenshein. Songbooks provided, just bring your voice.

Laidback Lounge

Phatsy Kline's Parlor Lounge / 7:30 p.m.

Fraktal Productions and The Historic Eagle House present Laidback Lounge every Thursday featuring local DJs playing jazz, soul, funk, Latin and more.

444-3344 / Web site

Karaoke w/ Lightning Boom Productions

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

Why not?

733-9644 / Web site

Tommy Midnight and the Tri-tones

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

Live music in the Arcata tasting room located on South G Street.

826-7222 / Web site

Culture Clash

Logger Bar / 9 p.m.-12:30 p.m. / Free / 21+

Dj Chill Will & Pozitive IDiaz Come enjoy world beats, funk, reggae.

668-5000 / yp15@humboldt.edu / Web site

GOAT Karaoke 🎤🐐🎵

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 9 p.m.

Sing, you!

630-5000 / Web site

Rude Lion Sound

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

Hip hop krunkage for your butt.

822-0919 /


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