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Audubon Guided Birding Tour

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

October often brings many migrants, including sanderlings, sandpipers, other waders, and ducks!

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The Salvation Army Angel Tree Registration

See Event Description / 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Birth Certificates for all children 12 and under (shot/medical records with birth date on it. We need to see the birthdate.

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

Arcata Plaza Farmers' Market

See Event Description / 9 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free

The Arcata Plaza Farmers' Market is open every Saturday, year round, offering the freshest produce, meat, fish, cheese, eggs, bread, flowers, and more! Enjoy music and hot food vendors at this fun, family friendly event.

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

Taco Fest

Bear River Casino Resort / 10 a.m.-6 p.m. / $10 / $50 VIP

"Get ready for an action-packed day filled with a variety of taco trucks, margaritas, delicious indulgences, and taco themed activities, all while being entertained by live bands on stage. Come hungry, get ready for Bear River Casino Resort's 1st Annual Taco Fest!"

733-9644 / Web site

Humboldt Dash & Splash

Sequoia Humane Society / 10 a.m.-6 p.m. / $20 / $10 Dash & Splash members

Canine dock diving.

845-2473 / Web site

CNPS Discounted Sales

Freshwater Farms Reserve / 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

In case you missed the North Coast Chapter, California Native Plant Society (CNPS) fall plant sale, they will be open for additional discounted sales at specific times during the month of October.

826-0259 / northcoastcnps@gmail.com / Web site

Pumpkin Carving With Mike Craghead

Organic Matters Ranch / 10:30-4:30 a.m.

407-3276 / smosser12@gmail.com / Web site

Pumpkin Carving With Mike Craghead

Organic Matters Ranch / 10:30-4:30 a.m.

Come watch pumpkins get weird! Organic Matters Ranch hosts hosts Mike Craghead, a pumpkin carver from Eureka, veteran of Halloween Wars season 7, and pizza enthusiast.

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

Fortuna Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze

See Event Description / 11 a.m.-6 p.m. / Free

Located at 1813 Eel River Drive in Fortuna, this year we’ve even got a CORN MAZE! Lots of pumpkin varieties for decorating, carving, and cooking! There will also be pigs and goats to pet.

890-6699 / Info@tableblufffarm.com / Web site

Pumpkin Carving Jamboree

Earthly Edibles / noon-4 p.m. / Free

There will be a pumpkin carving contest, raffle, face painting, Halloween-themed treats, costume closet, and more!

444-9255 / outreach@hdvs.org / Web site

Far Out Farm Girl Pumpkin Patch

See Event Description / noon-5:30 p.m. / Free

We have a huge variety of awesome quality organic pumpkins and heirloom squash, thousands to choose from! Come take pictures in gamma’s house and the enchanted castle. Take 211 towards Ferndale, left on Coffeecreek rd. Go a block and a half and turn right into the field entrance.

Fe@faroutfarmgirl.com / Web site

Brujeria Art Series

Eureka, California / 1-4 p.m. / $60 / $50 Tweens/Teens

Special Autumn Classes sharing teachings on Ancestral Medicine, Curanderismo, & Witcheria with Nana Xochiketzalli.

223-8339 / spiritmedicineofferings@gmail.com / Web site

Far Out

Mario's Marina Bar / 4-11:59 p.m. / Free / 21+

It’s the last party at the edge of the earth in this iteration. Two guys, two turntables, a rotary mixer, and a bunch of records.

986-7600 / reegechic@icloud.com /

Buddy Reed and th' Rip It Ups

Septentrio Winery / 5-7 p.m.

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

Spay-Ghetti and No-Balls Dinner with The Undercovers

D Street Neighborhood Center / 6-10 p.m. / $25

A community Fundraiser for Companion Animal Foundation & Humboldt Spay/Neuter Network. All proceeds benefit spay/neuter services in our community.

296-4629 / cafadoptions@gmail.com / Web site

Taped Machines, Clean Girl and the Dirty Dishes, The Bored Again

The Siren's Song Tavern / 6:30 p.m. / $5

An awesome night of rock n roll. gonna be a super jam with a mashup of different band members from Sinmen, Audio Wreck, EKA Garbage Co, 6 volt amps, Buffy Swayze.

599-8986 / sirensongbar@gmail.com / Web site

Double Feature: Us (2019) + Get Out (2017)

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 7 p.m.-12:30 a.m. / $8 / $16 Both Films

Don't miss our custom curated pre-show. Always themed to the movie and packed with: behind-the-scenes footage, movie trivia, unique short films, house-made trailers, and more. Retro-gaming available in the lobby.

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

Humboldt Harmonaires' Beer and Peanuts

Fortuna Monday Club / 7 p.m. / $15

Beer and Peanuts is the Humboldt Harmonaires annual fall show. As you can guess, in addition to great music, beer and peanuts will be served.

834-0909 / srjoepapa@gmail.com / Web site

DOUBLE FEATURE: Us (2019) + Get Out (2017)

See Event Description / 7 p.m.-12:30 a.m. / $8 / $16 Both Films

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

Songs Of The Wind

See Event Description / 7-10 p.m. / $15

light@reninet.com / Web site

Young Frankenstein!

Eureka Theater / 7:30 p.m. / $10 / $5 Children 12 and Under

Young Frankenstein is a 1974 American comedy horror film directed by Mel Brooks. The screenplay was co-written by Brooks and Gene Wilder. Wilder also starred in the lead role as the title character, a descendant of the infamous Dr. Victor Frankenstein.

442-2970 / info@theeurekatheater.com / Web site

A Knock At The Door

Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $15 / $10 Playhouse Members / $10 students

On the border between dream and reality, two strange characters lead us into a surreal universe inspired by silent cinema and the paintings of Rene’ Magritte.

822-1575 / Web site

The 2022 Macabre Cabaret

Dell'Arte / 8 p.m. / $20 / $15 students/seniors

This will be a raucous night filled with Eldritch horrors, comedy of the occult, grotesque acts, witchy wonders, and live music. We promise you will leave feeling delightfully doomed!

VaVaVoom Burlesque: Frightfully Flirty

North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-11 p.m. / $20 / $25 General Admission at the door. / $70 VIP Table / 21+

The VaVaVoom Burlesque Vixens present Frightfully Flirty, a Halloween themed burlesque revue. Come dressed in your best costume for a chance to win prizes in the costume contest!

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

Karaoke en ESPAÑOL 🐐🎤🥂✨

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

630-5000 / Web site

Two Shows One Price : Comedy Sing-Song Roulette and Double Trouble

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

Two locally produced theme shows for one price.

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

Fetish Night

Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $15 / 21+

826-2739 / Nawdy.littlegirl@gmail.com / Web site

Late Night Comedy! Farm to Table!

Savage Henry Comedy Club / 11-11:59 p.m. / $5 / 18+

It's a late night comedy showcase hosted by Baseball Robby. Loosey goosey funny show.

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

Comedy Showcase: Farm to Table

Savage Henry Comedy Club / 11:15 p.m.-1 a.m. / $5 / Free those who attended 9 pm show / 18+

Local comedian Baseball Robby currates a line up of local and touring acts for a night cap of comedy after the headlining show.

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


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