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Best of Humboldt Fair

Redwood Acres Fairgrounds / 10 a.m.-11 p.m. / $15 / $5 seniors and youth

Formerly the "Redwood Acres Fair." Rides, food, games, shows and spectacle.

Redwood Pride Mixer

Phatsy Kline's Parlor Lounge / 4-7 p.m. / 21+

$1 from every Cosmo sold will be donated to Redwood Pride 2019 in honor of National Pride Month! Stay for Laidback Lounge and listen to the chill beats of CopperTon3, one of the featured DJ's from last years Pride Night at the Historic Eagle House!

444-3344 / specialevents.eaglehouse@gmail.com / Web site

Eureka Friday Night Market

Old Town Eureka / 5-8 p.m.

On Friday evenings in summer the City of Eureka closes the streets to traffic and transforms several city blocks of Old Town into THE place to meet up with friends and neighbors- in a friendly, festive atmosphere. Friday Night Market has it all.

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Spirit Award, Gabe Lubowe, Two Platoon

Outer Space / 7-10 p.m. / $6

It's that indie rock we all love.

outerspacearcata@gmail.com / Web site

Friday Night Noir: Mildred Pierce (1945)

Eureka Theater / 7 p.m.

Shoulderpads, murder, and pie—what the hell more do you want? Throw in razor-sharp dialogue and the sunny despair of Los Angeles noir. Joan Crawford tears up the screen as Mildred Pierce, a woman drawn into a police investigation after the murder of her second husband, her name being the last word.

442-2970 / Web site

Turning Gray Skies Blue: The Music of Timmy Gray

Rooney Amphitheatre (Dell'Arte) / 8-9:30 p.m. / $10 Kids U-12 / $13 Veteran / $15 Student/Senior / $17 General

The Dell’Arte Company celebrates a lifetime of work by Dell’Arte’s award-winning composer/sound designer Timmy Gray.

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

Ami Dang, Medicine Baul

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

Amrita Kaur Dang is a South Asian-American sitarist, vocalist, and composer who fuses experimental dance-pop, Indian classical music, electronics, and beat-driven psych for a genre she calls "Bollywave."

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

Matt Lieb

Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / $15 / 18+

As a stand up comedian in San Francisco, he was named one of the “2016 Best Comedians in the Bay Area” by SFist and has performed at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival 2017, SF Skecthfest 2013-2017, and the 10,000 Laughs Festival in Minneapolois.

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

Fetish Night: Bikini Bottoms

The Siren's Song Tavern / 9:30 p.m.

Dance to the amazing DJ Joe-E. This months special guest artist Sandra Pookies Saldana will be doing body painting Along with sexy performances by Bare Elegance Burlesque and kinky vendors.

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

Dan and the Americans

Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m.

Dan and the Americans are an Arcata based power trio that blends the lines of music in a way that can only be described as an Electric Disco Funk Jam Band.

826-2739 / Web site

Arcata Community Wellness Garden Drop-In Volunteer Time

See Event Description / 11 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free

269-7073 / garden@opendoorhealth.com / Web site

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Summer Camp for Kids

See Event Description / noon-3 p.m. / $160 / $80 scholarships

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

Free Diabetes Self Management Workshops

Humboldt Senior Resource Center / 12:30 p.m.-3 p.m. / Free / 18+

267-9606 / kescudero@humboldtipa.com /

Solstice Stillness 4 Women

See Event Description / 1-4 p.m. / $108 Visitors / $54 Humboldt Locals

TheSTUDIOLostCoast@gmail.com /

Dominic Romano

Chapala Cafe / 6-8 p.m. / Free

Every third Friday, Dominic Romano plays a two hour set of acoustic music.

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Blue Lotus Jazz

Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m. / Free

Jazz on the patio.

677-0230 / davewilsonguitarist@yahoo.com / 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.

Beer, Cheese, and Chocolate!

Dick Taylor Craft Chocolate / 7-8:30 p.m. / $25

798-6010 / info@dtchocolate.com / Web site

The Gatehouse Well Album Release Show!

The Sanctuary / 7-9 p.m. / $15 / $12 Presale tickets available at Wildberries

thegatehousewell@gmail.com / Web site

Third Friday Blues: Seabury Gould and Mark Jenny!

Westhaven Center for the Arts / 7-9 p.m. / $5 / $20 sliding scale

Third Friday Blues: Summertime Fun Blues w/ Seabury Gould and Mark Jenny! Seabury & Mark, known for their lively & humorous performances of acoustic blues in the band Legends of the Mind, these "Legends" will let the Good Times roll.

677-9493 / Web site

Friday Night Market Afterparty feat Tara Shae Miller

Phatsy Kline's Parlor Lounge / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / 21+

Jazzy renderings and original bits.

444-3344 / specialevents.eaglehouse@gmail.com / Web site

Ghost Program

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

Gettin' down in Opera Alley.

444-2244 / Web site

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.

572-6495 / karlaramirez@bearrivercasino.com / Web site

Eyes Anonymous

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

Bringing your favorite 80s hits to the stage.

668-9770 / mshackelford@bluelakecasino.com / Web site

Rockstar Karaoke

Central Station / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

You may sing now.

839-2013 /


Central Station / 9 p.m.

Again, you know what karaoke is.

839-2013 /

James Zeller, Shane Fox and Loren Acosta

The Basement / 9-11 p.m.

Vocal piano jazz for your listening pleasure.

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DJ Rickshaw

The Griffin / 10 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

"It’s real funky like the set of a seventies movie."

darrenrick@djrickshaw.com / Web site


Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /


Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m.



Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre