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SATURDAY LOWDOWN: Dustbowl Revival! (PLUS: Much Rumbling!)

Critically acclaimed LA soul tour de force Dustbowl Revival will attempt to blow the rest of the roof off the Arkley Center Saturday night.

If that experience is not in your budget, though, scroll your Lowdown listings below and note the competing rumbly events, namely the Rebel Craft Rumble -- SCRAP Humboldt's crafty Iron Chef-ish throwdown happening again at the Arcata Playhouse -- and also Rumble in the Redwoods VI -- more traditional professional wrestling at Redwood Acres Fairground.


Ferndale Birding Stroll

See Event Description / 9-11 a.m.

Join Redwood Region Audubon Society for a Ferndale Birding Stroll. A rural setting and nearby Russ Park offers abundant habitat diversity.

826-7031 / Web site

Rumble in the Redwoods #6

Redwood Acres Fairgrounds / 6 p.m. / $10 / $15 reserved

Live pro wrestling! Main event features Pacific Northwest Champion Boyce LeGrande vs. Rocket Boy Brett.

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Rebel Craft Rumble

Arcata Playhouse / 6:30-10 p.m. / $120 VIP Table / $18 Week of Rumble ticket price / $20 I LOVE TO RUMBOLDT! / $15 I like to Rumboldt. / $12 Students / 18+

Four teams will compete in a battle of high pressure creative problem solving and artistic wit to become the next Extreme Ultimate Supreme Craft Masters in SCRAP Humboldt’s sixth's annual Rebel Craft Rumble.

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

Redwood Pride LGBTQIA+ Film Night and Discussion

Jefferson Community Center / 7 p.m.

A screening of 'Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton's Cafeteria' Directed by Victor Silverman and Susan Stryker.

916-838-4957 / redwoodpride@gmail.com / Web site

Go Fever, Tessoulation, Cold Light of Day

Outer Space / 7 p.m. / $5 / $20 sliding scale

Go Fever is an Austin-based band fronted by Australian songwriter Acey Monaro with Benjamin Burdick, Keith Lough, Jim Campo, Anna Roenigk and Stijn Dobbelaere.

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The Drowsy Chaperone

Eureka High School Auditorium / 7:30 p.m. / $10 / $8 students

When a die-hard theatre fan plays his favorite recording of a fictional 1928 musical, the characters come to life on the Eureka High stage in this hilarious musical farce.

476-1735 / vossn@eurekacityschools.org /

Dustbowl Revival, Hot Club of Cowtown

Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 8 p.m. / $49

Named Best Live Band in Los Angeles (LA Weekly), Dustbowl Revival blends Stax era soul and New Orleans jazz in raucous, upbeat performances.

Rise Up!: An Evening of Melodrama

Dell'Arte's Carlo Theatre / 8-9:30 p.m. / $5 / $15 Suggested Donation / $10 Suggested Donation

Melodrama is a heightened, musical style of theatre where unbridled passions reign, and where the forces of good in human nature triumph over terrible obstacles.

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

The Winter's Tale

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

Part tragedy, part fairy tale – Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale is a story of jealousy, loss, love and redemption. With touches of magic, mystery, and one of Shakespeare’s most famous stage directions (exit pursued by bear), The Winter’s Tale will touch your heart!

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

Smokey Joe's Cafe

Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18

Musical revues return to Ferndale, and you’ve never seen a line-up like this! The songwriting careers of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller spanned rock and roll, R&B, soul, doo-wop, and romantic ballads, and 39 of their greatest hits will come together in one celebration of American music.

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Sam Weber and the UC Santa Cruz Stand Up Team

Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / $10 / 18+

Santa Cruz comedian Sam Weber and his US Santa Cruz Stand Up Team hit the road and head up to Humboldt! Special guest Sara Rooker also performs and Andrea B hosts.

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

Belles of the Levee, Dead Bird Son

Logger Bar / 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

Close-harmony Sirens Belles of the Levee share the stage with Dead Bird Son and their brand of blackened bluegrass.

668-5000 / Web site

Redwood Pride LGBTQIA+ Film Night and Discussion

Jefferson Community Center / 7 a.m. / Free

Enjoy a screening of the film 'Screaming Queens The Riot At Compton's Cafeteria’, directed by Victor Silverman & Susan Stryker.

916-838-4957 / redwoodpride@gmail.com / Web site

Redwood Fastpitch Opening Jamboree and Hit-a-thon

See Event Description / 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

There will be a full day of youth girl’s softball games, a hit-a-thon, silent auction, 50/50 raffle, BBQ, and lots of great food from our snack bar.

845-8067 / redwoodfastpitch@gmail.com / Web site

Arcata Marsh Bird Walk

Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary / 8:30-11 a.m. / Free

Bring your binoculars and have a great morning birding! Meet leader Rob Fowler in the parking lot at the end of South I Street (Klopp Lake) in Arcata Rain or shine.

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Beginning Kayaking

Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center / 9 a.m.-noon / $55 / $45 HSU Students

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

Trail Stewards Work Day

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 9-11:30 a.m. / Free

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

Gentle Yoga!

Om Shala Yoga / 9:15-10:15 a.m. / $10

A slower paced class that makes space for tuning in and cultivating a softening of the breath, body, mind, and heart.

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

The Goat Down

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 9:30-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+

For over 20 years DJM has practiced the art of DJing. You will be Rocking with the best!

616-4596 / richardsgoat@gmail.com / Web site

South Eureka Neighborhood Alliance Town Meeting

See Event Description / 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. / Free

267-8984 / amyjester333@gmail.com / Web site

Patrick’s Point Hike

Center Activities, HSU Campus / 10 a.m.-1 p.m. / $40 / $30 HSU Students

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

Arcata Plaza Winter Farmers' Market

See Event Description / 10 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free

Join us every Saturday on the Arcata Plaza to purchase the freshest gmo-free foods from across the county.

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

Colleen Clifford and Loryn White

Trinidad Art Gallery / 10 a.m.-5 p.m. / Free

The stained glass of Colleen Clifford and ceramics of newest member Loryn White are on display at the Trinidad Art Gallery for all of March, with a special reception on the afternoon of Sunday.

677-3770 / trinidadgallery@gmail.com / Web site

Diabetes Self-Management Workshop

See Event Description / 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. / Free / 18+

267-9606 / Web site

Journey Through Time Discovery Day!

HSU Natural History Museum / 11 a.m.-3 p.m. / $3 / Free museum members and HSU students

826-4479 / natmus@humboldt.edu / Web site

No Down Payment Seminar

MikkiMoves Real Estate, Inc / 11 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free

Springtime is known for more homes to be on the market. Will you be ready? Local experts Tara Johnson and Janna Lyon Walsh will teach you everything you need to know about the homebuying process.

601-7210 / jannalwalsh@mikkimoves.com / Web site

Syria Question and Answer evenr

Samoa Cook House / noon-1 p.m. / Free

Meet the Chocolatiers: Dick Taylor Chocolate at The Boardroom

The Boardroom / 2-3:30 p.m. / $25 / 21+

From wood boats to craft chocolate, join us on a delicious journey with Dick Taylor Chocolate. The Dick Taylor team will take us behind-the-scenes to share their experience from start-up craftsmen in 2010, to award-winning American chocolatiers.

572-5129 / Web site


Arts and Drafts / 5 p.m.

Every non-Arts Alive Saturday!

The Gospel of Eureka (2019)

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 5-6:30 p.m. / $8

Love, faith, and civil rights collide in a small southern town as evangelical Christians and drag queens step into the spotlight to dismantle stereotypes in this new documentary.

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

James Zeller Trio

The Madrone / 7-10 p.m. / Free

The James Zeller Trio plays a repertoire of high energy 1920s-'30s jazz and swing.

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Frisky Brisket

Calico's Cafe / 7 p.m.

Violin guitar duo.

923-2253 /

The Jim Lehman Band

Phatsy Kline's Parlor Lounge / 8-10:30 p.m. / 21+

Local blues rock.

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

Jim Lahman Band

Phatsy Kline's Parlor Lounge / 8 p.m.

Blues rock.

444-3344 / Web site

Cruizin' Kings

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

Cruizin' Kingz is a Fresno based cover band that plays oldies, blues, funk, classic rock, Spanish, and even a little bit of old country music.

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

Paula Jones Band

SpeakEasy / 9 p.m.

"The intimate and relaxed ambience of Eureka’s historic SpeakEasy is the perfect setting for the jazz-funk stylings of superb vocalist Paula Jones."

444-2244 / Web site

Band O' Loko

Vista Del Mar / 9 p.m.

Original surf rock and more.

Fat Laces - Local DJ's

Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $5 / 21+

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

Uptown Cover Band

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

668-9770 / Web site

The 707 Band

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

839-2013 /

Julie Froblom

The Basement / 9 p.m.

The Triple Tones

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

839-2013 /

Sexy MF'ing Saturdays

The Griffin / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

Bring your sexy MF'ing self and groove to R&B, Hip Hop, Soul, Latin and more!

lboogie@khsu.org / 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 /

DJ Statik

Pearl Lounge / 10 p.m.


444-2017 / Web site


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

More Plaza ass shaking.


Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /


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