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Old Town Ink Lab Grand Opening Celebration

Old Town Ink Lab / 4-6 p.m. / Free

The Ink People Center for the Arts presents Old Town Ink Lab, located in Eureka’s historic Cultural District at 212 G Street. The space will feature several printing presses, as well as multiple work stations, tools, resources, and equipment for public use.

499-5691 / artspaces@inkpeople.org /

Trinidad Art Nights 2019

Trinidad Town Center / 6-9 p.m. / Free

With many participating venues and a large variety of artists, musicians, and activities, there is sure to be something for all!

502-5737 / trinidadart95570@gmail.com / Web site

Fickle Hill Band

Phatsy Kline's Parlor Lounge / 6-9 p.m.

Come on out and rock to classics and original jams!

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

Matt the Electrician

See Event Description / 7 p.m. / $20

House Concert on D Street in Eureka. (Address will be revealed after ticket purchase). Despite the name, Matt the Electrician is no longer an electrician, focusing instead on a music career that has spanned the course of two decades, a dozen records, and thousands of shows.

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The Fantastic Mr. Fox

See Event Description / 7 p.m. / $10 / $8 Students/Seniors

Dahl’s much-loved story follows the vain attempts of three farmers—Boggis, Bunce, and Bean, one fat, one short, one lean—to get rid of the fox who regularly steals food from their farms. The production features a diverse cast of twelve HSU students.

826-3928 / Web site

Get on Board the Love Train

Arcata Playhouse / 7:30-10 p.m. / $20

Arcata Playhouse hosts a benefit for local musician, artist Tim Gray. The evening of music will raise money for Gray’s medical expenses and feature Lyndsey Battle, Cory Goldman, Old Dog with Marty Dodd, Gary Davidson, Tom Pexton, and Dave Deason.

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

HSU Wind Ensemble

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

With guests Daniela Mineva and Wind Energy.

826-3928 / mus@humboldt.edu / Web site

Prodigal Son

Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays

It is the 1960’s and a 17 year-old boy from the Bronx suddenly finds himself in a private school in New Hampshire. He’s violent, gifted, alienated, and on fire with a ferocious loneliness. Two faculty members wrestle with the dilemma: Is the kid a star or a disaster?

Comedian Erik Escobar

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

Erik Escobar is a comedian who has performed all over the United States at clubs, colleges, and theatres independently, with the Almost Asian Comedy Tour, and opening for acts such as Rex Navarrete and Jerry Seinfeld.

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

Garcia Birthday Band

Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m.

Garcia Birthday Band (GBB), based in Portland, Oregon, is a group of veteran musicians interpreting and celebrating the vast repertoire of the late Jerry Garcia and The Grateful Dead. But this isn't a "tribute band!"

826-2739 / Web site

Arcata Recreation Summer Camps Enrollment

Arcata City Hall / 9 a.m.-5 p.m. / $150 / $172 Combo non-resident / $121 Morning Only non-resident / $161 Full Day non-resident / $110 Morning Only / $150 Full Day

The City of Arcata Recreation Division offers Summer Camps for youth between 4-14 years of age.

822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site

Spring Wildflower Show

Freshwater Farms Reserve / 2-8 p.m. / Free

Spring Wildflower Show Presented by the North Coast Chapter of the California Native Plant Society.

822-2015 / theralphs@humboldt1.com / Web site

Intro Conversational Spanish

The MGC / 4-4:45 p.m. / Free

Come learn some basic tools to hold a conversation in Spanish!

725-3300 / ecooper@ervmgc.com / Web site

Backpacking The Trinity Alps

Center Activities, HSU Campus / 4:30 p.m. / $185 / $160 HSU Students

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

Taste of Spring: A Triple Crown Event!

Arcata Community Center / 5 p.m. / $30 / 21+

arcatasunrise@gmail.com / Web site

Fiesta de Mayo with Trinidad Coastal Land Trust

Trinidad Town Hall / 5:30-9 p.m. / Free / $10 Food & drink

It’s Party Time with those crazy folk at the Trinidad Coastal Land Trust! The Trinidad Coastal Land Trust celebrates the coast, local art and the start of the summer season with its annual Fiesta de Mayo fundraising party during the first Trinidad Art Night.

677-2501 / carol@trinidadcoastallandtrust.org / Web site

The Medicine of Music

See Event Description / 6-7:30 p.m. / $45

Join Donatella for her "Medicine of Music" Sound Healing Event.

347-217-8111 / donatella@donatellamoltisanti.com / Web site

Laughy Hour

Savage Henry Comedy Club / 6-8 p.m. / Free / 18+

Evening comedy open mic.

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

Amanita Mollier, Sarah Magnuson, and JD Jeffries Artist Reception

Trinidad Art Gallery / 6-9 p.m. / Free

Share the first Trinidad Art Night of the season.

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

Arcata Elementary School Annual Talent Show

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

Come watch the Annual AES Talent show! Students will provide dance, song, magic, jokes, and a few surprises.

822-4858 / colsen@arcatasd.org / Web site

Blue Lotus Jazz

Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m. / Free

Jazz on the patio.

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

Lewy x Thorne Plus Special Guests

Outer Space / 7-10 p.m. / $5

outerspacearcta@gmail.com / Web site

Spring Beer Tasting

Papa Wheelies Pub / 7 p.m.-midnight / $10 / 21+

Spring has sprung and we are so excited for the next beer tasting! Dust off whatever beer you've been collecting or stop by the store and pick up a seasonal spring 22oz beer of your liking, make it a special choice for this is a special event!

630-5084 /

Live music with Michael Dayvid

The Madrone / 7 p.m. / Free

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Maypole Dance Party

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7:30-11 p.m. / Free

The Humboldt Folk Dancers invite the public to a special May Pole Dance Party.

599-0003 / kurumada@humboldt.edu / Web site

Ghost Program

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

Gettin' down in Opera Alley.

444-2244 / Web site

Dr. Squid

See Event Description / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

Dr. Squid performs the greatest dance music from the last 50 years of rock and roll as well as jazz standards and a bit of country music.

572-6495 / karlaramirez@bearrivercasino.com /

The Undercovers

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

It's a cover band!

668-9770 / Web site

The Undercovers

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

Humboldt's hardest working cover band.

668-9770 / Web site

Higher Love: Dance Music for the Soul

The Jam / 10 p.m.

822-4766 / Web site

The Freeks with CV @ the Alibi

Alibi / 11 p.m.-2 a.m. / $5 / 21+

822-3731 / Web site


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