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Trailhead Hosts at Black Sands Beach

See Event Description / 7 a.m.-4 p.m. / Free

July 4th is one of the busiest weekends of summer on the Lost Coast and, for four days, July 1-4, Friends of the Lost Coast and the Bureau of Land Management King Range National Conservation Area seek your volunteer service as a Trailhead Host at Black Sands Beach in Shelter Cove.

justin@lostcoast.org / Web site

Youth Aquatic & Adventure Camp

Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center / 9 a.m.-4 p.m. / $375

A 5 day camp for youth ages 10-17 filled with fun activities such as kayaking, canoeing, stand up paddle boarding, games & more!

443-4222 / hbac@humboldt.edu / Web site

Summer Skate Camp

RampArt Skatepark / 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

RampArt Skatepark's Summer Camp is in full swing! Reach out today to secure a spot, daily and weekly rates available!

826-0675 / info@rampartskatepark.org / Web site

Find Waldo in Arcata

Northtown Books / 11 a.m.-6 p.m. / Free

Waldo will be once again hiding in Arcata this July! Pick up a passport at participating local businesses and look for him in up to 26 different locations.

822-2834 / info@northtownbooks.com / Web site

Garberville Farmers' Market

Garberville Town Square / 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

The Garberville Farmers’ Market offers the freshest fruits and vegetables, meat, fish, cheese, eggs, bread, flowers, crafts and more! Enjoy music and hot food vendors at this fun, family friendly event.

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

Friday Night at the Refuge

Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge / 5-9 p.m. / Free

The Salmon Creek Unit and Shorebird Loop Trail will be open until 9:00 p.m. Enjoy an evening walk along the trail. At 8:00 p.m. there will be a 55 minute film documentary, The Condor's Shadow.

733-5406 / denise_seeger@fws.gov / Web site

Summer Nights: Dune Restoration

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center / 5-7 p.m. / Free

Unwind from your busy work week with a few hours of pulling invasive plants while chatting with like-minded nature lovers.

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

Eureka Friday Night Market

Old Town Eureka / 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Friday Night Market has it all; farmers market, arts and craft vendors, bar featuring the best of Humboldt produced beverages, a wide variety of food vendors and of course, live local music for dancing. Not to mention we are located in the heart of Old Town.

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Jacki and The Jollies EP Release Party

Septentrio Winery / 6-9 p.m. / 21+

"Come celebrate the release of "Delete Your Picture", the debut EP from Jacki and the Jollies (trauma pop/sensual grunge), at Septentrio with Icarus and Suns!"

672-2058 / jackiandthejollies@gmail.com / Web site

Laffy Hour Comedy Open Mic

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

A Happy Hour comedy open mic to kick the weekend off right! Hosted by Stephanie Knowels. No cover.

845-8864 / info@savagehenrycomedy.com / Web site

Die Geister Beschwören

Mario's Marina Bar / 6-9 p.m. / Free / 21+

Demonstrating enthusiasm for Ethnomusicology, with camaraderie towards American Primitive, Folk baroque, and the New Weird America, Die Geister Beschwören (Call up the Ghosts) is an exploration of dusty field recordings and instrumentation collected from around the globe.

986-7600 / bpbsartsandmedia@gmail.com / Web site

Opera Alley Cats

SpeakEasy / 7 p.m. / Free / 21+

Live local jazz.

444-2244 / elvisatemydonuts@hotmail.com / Web site

Humboldt Crabs vs. River Park Eagles

Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $10 / $150 season pass

Watch your hometown heroes whoop up some lesser team! Founded in 1945, the Humboldt Crabs are the oldest, continuously-operated, collegiate, independent, wood-bat, summer baseball team in the country.

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A Miscast Cabaret

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

"See actors beautifully and comically perform songs that they would never get to sing because they would never be cast in that role for a variety of reasons, be it gender, age, or type."

nanettevoss@gmail.com / Web site

Canary and the Vamp

North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-10 p.m. / $15

Canary and the Vamp is local songbird, Beverly Twist's 20's swing quartet bringing obscurities and favorites from spaghetti western to show tunes and originals!

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

The Deltaz

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

"The Deltaz have worked over a decade to master a wide spectrum of sounds, from heavy blues and psychedelic rock to classic country and folk."

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

Back in the Day: Hip Hop, Funk & Soul

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 9 p.m. / 21+

DJs Goldylocks & East One will be taking over the turntables, spinning their favorite funk, soul, & hip-hop cuts. Come for a course in sample sources, stay for the boogie!

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

Chico Comedy Take Over

Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / $10 / 21+

Old buddies and new friends from Chico take over the comedy club stage for a weekend!

845-8864 / info@savageghenrycomedy.com / Web site

Rockstar Karaoke

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

839-2013 / centralstationtavern@gmail.com /

Midnight Movie: Battle Royale (2000)

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 11 p.m.-2:10 a.m. / $8 / $12 Admission + Poster / 18+

A group of ninth-grade students from a Japanese high school have been forced by legislation to compete in a Battle Royale. The students are sent off to kill each other in a no-holds-barred game to the death.

613-3030 / info@arcatatheatre.com / Web site


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