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FRIDAY LOWDOWN: The Head and the Heart! Evie Ladin! Delvon Lamarr! E-40!

Friday cries of "There's nothing to do in Humboldt!" will be met with whaps to whiners' heads. Oh, there's stuff. Scroll your Lowdown listings below for proof, including details on our video highlighted shows above: The Head and the Heart at the Arkley Center; Evie Ladin Band at the Arcata Playhouse; Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio at HumBrews; E-40 at the Mateel Community Center.

Details on those shows and more in your Friday Lowdown 



Old Town Eureka / 5-8 p.m. / Free

Local singer/songwriter takes the Eureka Night Market Stage.

798-6411 / info@visiteureka.com / Web site

Eureka Friday Night Market

Old Town Eureka / 5-8 p.m.

Friday Nights are about to get real fun in Old Town, Eureka! Join us for a farmers market, craft booths, live music, food trucks, Humboldt Made member booths, and a beer and wine garden every Friday.

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Cloaca, Smooth Weirdos, The ChainLinks, Sue and the Namis

RampArt Skatepark / 7:30-11:30 p.m. / $7

It's punk.

disbeatcrasher@gmail.com / Web site

The Head and the Heart

Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 8 p.m. / $76

"With an infectious style that combines folk, country, pop, and smart songwriting, Seattle’s The Head and the Heart have earned a reputation as a consummate live act, charming concertgoers with their intricate vocal harmonies and layered arrangements."

Marjorie Prime

Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $17 / $10 Thursdays

It’s the age of artificial intelligence, and 85-year- old Marjorie—a jumble of disparate, fading memories—has a handsome new companion who’s programmed to feed the story of her life back to her.

Dial M for Murder

North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-10:30 p.m. / $18 / $16 Students/Seniors

A wealthy socialite, a tennis pro, a torrid affair and a massive fortune on the line – murder returns to the NCRT stage with a tale of greed, jealousy, revenge, and best laid plans gone awry.

442-6278 / northcoastrepertory@gmail.com / Web site

Evie Ladin Band, Keith Terry, Erik Pearson

Arcata Playhouse / 8-11 p.m. / $18 / $16 Arcata Playhouse and Humboldt Folklife members

Tenacious, innovative string musicians/dancers with a pulsing neo-trad heart, the Evie Ladin Band – Evie Ladin, Keith Terry and Erik Pearson – throws down soulful folk songs with a four-dimensional live show.

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

Blacksage Runners CD Release Party

The Siren's Song Tavern / 8 p.m. / $5

Blacksage Runners releases their debut album, "Takin' to the Road." CDs and merchandise will be available.

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

E-40, Nef the Pharoah, OMB Peezy

Mateel Community Center / 9 p.m. / $40 / $35 adv.

"With 27 albums to his credit and millions of records sold, rapper E-40 brings his streetwise lyrical storytelling tinged with humor back to Humboldt for an all-ages show with Nef the Pharaoh & OMB Peezy as support acts."

923-3368 / Web site

Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio

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

After years of playing in bands that inevitably fell apart, as bands so often do, keyboard player Delvon Lamarr landed in a different kind of group: one founded by his wife and manager.

826-2739 / Web site

The Right to Peace: 5th Annual Celebration of Int'l Day of Peace

See Event Description / 10-11:30 a.m. / Free

840-6067 / andysehic@gmail.com /

Celebrate Constitution Week

See Event Description / 10 a.m.-5 p.m. / Free / Free everyone

Every year the Redwood Forest Chapter of the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, celebrates Constitution Week.

499-9965 / jajaronoff@gmail.com / Web site

Garberville Farmers' Market

See Event Description / 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

559-246-2246 / sohumfm@yahoo.com / Web site

Drop-in Volunteering at SCRAP Humboldt

SCRAP Humboldt / 1-6 p.m. / Free

Do you love fun tasks, organizing or helping the environment? Stop by SCRAP and lend your hand!

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


Redwood Acres Fairgrounds / 5-8 p.m. / Free

825-8260 / sarahw@planwestpartners.com / Web site

Creamery District Night Market

Arcata Creamery District / 5-9 p.m. / Free

This free, family-friendly event will host local artists, businesses, a tie-dye station, live music and food. Join us at the tie-dye station where there will be helpers on-sight to assist anyone ready to channel their inner hippie through their creations.

822-1575 / creameryinfo@gmail.com / Web site

Chuck Mayville

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

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

442-1177 / Web site

McKinleyville Arts Night

McKinleyville Business Dist. / 6-8 p.m.

Celebration of arts, food and fun in McKinleyville held the third Friday of each month.

Blue Lotus Jazz

Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m. / Free

Jazz on the patio.

677-0230 / davewilsonguitarist@yahoo.com / Web site

International Day of Peace Rally

Gazebo, Old Town, Eureka / 6-8 p.m. / Free

Please join us for a talk by Centro del Pueblo on Measure K in Humboldt County; a poetry reading for peace and against all wars; a silent, candlelight vigil to honor all victims of wars, poverty, climate change and all "isms;" in solidarity with Campaign Nonviolence.

599-2381 / lohara320@yahoo.com / Web site

Salsa Dance Lessons!

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 6-7:30 p.m. / $7 / 18+

All levels welcome!

816-2809 / SalsaAtSix@gmail.com / Web site

CASA Quarter Craze

Eureka Woman's Club / 6-9 p.m. / $5 / $5 per Paddle / $10 Dinner

The Mighty Walkers Kid Walk team host a Quarter Craze Auction as a fundraiser for CASA at the Eureka Women's Club.

845-7243 / carolecrossleygifts@gmail.com / Web site

Cadillac Ranch

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

Country rock.

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

Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Kimtu Cookhouse / 7 p.m. / $15 / 18+

This long running Off Broadway absurdist comedy places Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso in a Parisian Café in 1904 before the Einstein transformed physics and Picasso set the art world.

530-629-3564 / dreamquestwillowcreek@hotmail.com /

Ghost Program

SpeakEasy / 8:30 p.m. / 21+

Gettin' down in Opera Alley.

444-2244 / Web site

Dr. Squid

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

Free Live Music in the Wave Lounge!

668-9770 / Web site


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

NightHawk is a Humboldt County Rock Band, dedicated to creating music that makes you want to dance!

733-9644 / karlaramirez@bearrivercasino.com / Web site

Sun Beast, War Moth

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


822-4766 / Web site


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