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Pastels on the Plaza

Arcata Plaza / 8 a.m.-3 p.m. / Free

Each year Northcoast Children’s Services partners with local businesses and artists to transform the sidewalks of the Arcata Plaza into a colorful art gallery.

822-7206 / info@ncsheadstart.org / Web site

Fortuna Apple Harvest Festival

Main Street, Fortuna / 9 a.m.-5 p.m. / Free / Free Everyone

725-2610 / Web site

Oktoberfest!

Eel River Brewing Company / noon-6 p.m.

Oktoberfest Lager? Check. Traditional live music? Check! What else will our Oktoberfest Lager tapping party include? Authentic German menu specials! Limited edition Oktoberfest steins! A steinhoisting competition! Live music from local group Pumpernickel and Sauerkraut!

764-1772 / marketing@eelriverbrewing.com / Web site

Up with Kids Youth Expo: A Harry Potter Celebration

Madaket Plaza / 4-7 p.m.

The Hall of Witchcraft & Wizardry invite you to their 17th annual CASA Kid Walk Celebration & Parade, Up With Kids a Youth Expo.

443-3197 / jeanette@humboldtcasa.org / Web site

Arts Alive

Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free

Eureka's monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.

Agatha Christie's Spider's Web

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

Tension, laughter, and murder take center stage in Agatha Christie’s comedy whodunnit, Spider’s Web. Clarissa is intent on not letting a little thing like a murder in the drawing room get in the way of her husband entertaining an important guest.

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

Kinetic Kouture: Fashion with a RE-Purpose

Morris Graves Museum of Art / 9-11 p.m. / $10

Join us for the 2019 Kinetic Kouture: Fashion with a RE-Purpose Trashion show! This annual collaboration between Kinetic Universe and the Morris Graves Museum of Art encourages creative reuse while showcasing the creativity of our community.

442-0278 / Web site

Ryan Singer

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

"He is unlike any other comedian working today – through stories of experiences in his own life, he dares to venture into the world of the esoteric, paranormal, and the mystical seeking ways to make us laugh at ourselves and understand our connectedness."

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

Casa Cabra

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 10 p.m.

Every Saturday the Goat turns up the music of one of Humboldt's best DJs. All Inclusive, High-Energy, Tropical Bass, and beyond, feel-good weekly!

630-5000 / Web site

Godwit Days Fall Preview

Humboldt County, California / 8 a.m.-3 p.m. / $40

godwitdaysreg@yahoo.com / Web site

Arcata Marsh Bird Walk

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

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October Trash Bash

See Event Description / 8:45 a.m.

441-4206 / rpraszker@ci.eureka.ca.gov / Web site

Community Mediator Training

Humboldt Unitarian Universalist Fellowship / 9 a.m.-4 p.m. / $375 / $337.50 sign up with a friend / $337.50 students/seniors / $337.50 early registration by 8/19

445-2505 / humboldtmediation@reninet.com / Web site

Godwit Days Fall Preview

Humboldt County, California / 9 a.m.-noon / $40

godwitdaysreg@yahoo.com / Web site

Humboldt Sponsors Rummage Sale

Redwood Acres Fairgrounds / 9 a.m.-3 p.m. / Free

Find bargains galore for the whole family- three buildings full! Free admission & plenty of free parking!

499-9935 / humboldtsponsors@gmail.com / Web site

-- Winter "You-Pick" Farm Shares – Purchase Today!

Arcata City Hall / 9 a.m.-5 p.m. / $150

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

Stewardship Work Day

See Event Description / 9:30 a.m.-noon / Free

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

Medieval Festival of Courage

See Event Description / 10 a.m.-5 p.m. / $6 / $3 children

825-8804 / coastalgrove@costalgrove.org / Web site

Pumpkin Carving Demonstration with Mike Craghead

Organic Matters Ranch / 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

407-3276 / mikecraghead@gmail.com / Web site

Walk on the Wild Side Interpretive Walk and Stewardship Day

Freshwater Farms Reserve / 10 a.m.-noon / Free

NRLT is hosting a Walk on the Wild Side educational talk to share latest observations, methods, and results of the Areas of Cow Existence biodiversity study followed by a light restoration project.

822-2242 / info@ncrlt.org / Web site

AAUW Holds Monthly Meeting

Red Lion Hotel / 10 a.m.-noon / $20 / 18+

442-4643 / mag3022@gmail.com /

Celebration of Living

Holly Yashi Store / 10 a.m.-6 p.m. / Free

822-5132 / Web site

Free Community Picnic in Whitethorn

See Event Description / 10 a.m.-4 p.m. / Free

Join Flow Kana for our family-friendly picnic (no pets). There will be free food trucks, games, face painting, and a kids’ zone.

info@flowkana.com /

Paddlefest

Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center / 11 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free

443-4222 / hbac@humboldt.edu /

Beginning American Sign Language Classes

Humboldt County Library / 11 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free / 18+

College of the Redwood Adult Ed will be offering FREE classes on American Sign Language at the Humboldt County Library in Eureka!

269-1900 / Web site

7th Annual Take A Child Outside Day

Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary / 11 a.m.-3 p.m. / Free

abp5@humboldt.edu / Web site

Young Anglers' Fishing Tournament

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

601-1506 / Ewrobertsiii@yahoo.com /

Open Lab

The Sanctuary / noon-6 p.m. / $5

Open Lab is a time for community access to art-making resources, tools and facilities. Sanctuary Lab Techs offer feedback and direction to participants, who are invited to use the Sanctuary’s many different studio spaces to create artwork and repair goods.

822-0898 / info@sanctuaryarcata.org / Web site

Lost Coast Ocean Health Talk

Gyppo Ale Mill / noon-1 p.m. / Free

Are you curious about the health of the ocean along the Lost Coast and what you can do to help? Come learn more at a free talk by Dr. Dawn Goley.

986-7700 / family@gyppo.com / Web site

Annual Ethnic Food and Dance Festival

St. Innocent Orthodox Church / noon-4 p.m. / Free

443-2099 / rector@eurekafirstchurch.com / Web site

Salmon Brown Son of John Brown, Abolitionist

See Event Description / 1 p.m. / Free

445-4342 / research@humboldthistory.org / Web site

Godwit Days Fall Preview

Humboldt County, California / 1-4 p.m. / $40

godwitdaysreg@yahoo.com / Web site

Wine by the Sea

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 3-6 p.m. / $45 / $40 Members

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

Kid Quest Scvavenger Hunt

Humboldt County / 4-7 p.m.

Playing will earn you tons of fun plus epic prizes!

443-3197 / emily@humboldtcasa.org / Web site

Raise a fork for a good cause

See Event Description / 4-6 p.m. / $10 / $25 Family of 4 / $5 12 & Under/Seniors

442-6475 / stephanie.wonnacott@usw.salvationarmy.org / Web site

Experience the Sound of Soul!

Arcata Redwood Park / 4-5 p.m.

You are warmly invited to a sound of soul event. Learn a sacred, ancient mantra or learn or chant for peace, balance and wisdom. First Saturday of each month. Family friendly!

798-1868 / eureka.arcata.eck@gmail.com / Web site

Microbatch Chocolate Release Party!

Dick Taylor Craft Chocolate / 5-7 p.m. / Free

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

Book Carving and Pumpkin Signing with Mike Craghead

Booklegger / 6-9 p.m.

362-1986 / mikecraghead@gmail.com / Web site

October Arts Alive! Party: Soul to Soul Spa

Soul to Soul Spa, Eureka / 6-9 p.m. / Free

497-8652 / kathryn@soultosoulspa.com / Web site

Humboldt Yoga Anniversary Event

Humboldt Yoga / 6-9 p.m.

Humboldt Yoga is hosting an anniversary party during Arts!Alive featuring two artists: Steph Godfrey: Libra Sun Rising and Matt Di Mas: Fluffy Felines in Fantastic Poses.

Frisky Brisket

Calico's Cafe / 7 p.m.

Violin guitar duo.

923-2253 /

Watoto Children's Choir

Faith Center Foursquare Church / 7-8:20 p.m. / Free

442-1784 / aguy@eurekafaithcenter.org / Web site

Live Music - No Big Deal

Humboldt Cider Company Tap Room / 7-10 p.m. / Free

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Planet 4

Gyppo Ale Mill / 7-9 p.m.

New York Times writer Elaine Glusac was drawn from her hotel room with her family when she heard Planet 4 playing at the Gyppo Ale Mill.

986-7700 / family@gyppo.com / Web site

The Stone Hearts

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

668-9770 / 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 /

Lightning Boom Production

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

"Come out and dance the night away with DJ music from a wide variety of genres!"

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

Str8 Dancehall Saturdays

Clam Beach Inn / 9:30 p.m. / $5 / 21+

Modern dancehall.

839-0545 /

Radio Clash

Alibi / 10 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / $3

822-3731 / Web site

DJs

Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /

DJs

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

More Plaza ass shaking.

MOVIES

Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre