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TLC Artisan Fair

See Event Description / midnight / Free

502-8309 / info@redwoodhumboldt.com / Web site

Private Landowner Fuels Reduction Grant Workshop

UC Cooperative Extension / 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. / $20 / $20 Non-members / Free Buckeye or Forest Landowners of CA

832-3181 / claire.mcadams@sbcglobal.net / Web site

TLC Artisan Fair

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

502-8309 / info@redwoodhumboldt.com / Web site

CNPS Discounted Sales

Freshwater Farms Reserve / 10 a.m.-1 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

Community Ofrenda, Dia de los Muertos

Jacoby's Storehouse / 11 a.m.-9 p.m. / Free

Arcata Main Street, in partnership with Los Bagels, Centro del Pueblo, El Centro Académico Cultural, Playhouse Arts, Jacoby’s Storehouse, and the City of Arcata, invite you to come celebrate Dia de los Muertos.

822-4500 / arcatamainstreet@gmail.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

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

Course for Creativity

The Sanctuary / 4-5:30 p.m. / $20 / $150 For all classes

"The course for Creativity is intended for adults, but anyone over 15 would be appropriate. I have the intention to share various means to find and explore inner creativity."

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Laura White

The Griffin / 5:30-7:30 p.m. / Free / 21+

Laura White brings a rock and roll edge to a singer-songwriter situation. Her original songs are intense and bittersweet. She covers an eclectic collection of tunes from The King of Pop to The Man in Black.

gimpyriot@gmail.com / Web site

Trivia in the Consumption Lounge

Papa and Barkley Social / 5:30-7:30 p.m. / Free / 21+

Stony thinkin'! General trivia 4th Friday monthly. 21+ venue. (18+ with medical card.) ID required. Free to play, win prizes. Max 7 players per team. Couches avail for reservations.

601-1606 / partners@reelgeniustrivia.com / Web site

Scream-A-Torium Haunted House

Fortuna / 6-10 p.m.

906 Main Street. The scariest haunt of the North Coast is going to be OPEN for 11 NIGHTS of Halloween terror!

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Laffy Hour Comedy Open Mic

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

Hard week at work! Comed blow off some steam and hear or even tell some jokes at Laffy Hour!

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

Tea & Spirits

Clarke Historical Museum / 6-9 p.m. / $65 / $30 Designated Drivers / 21+

443-1947 / dana.f@clarkemuseum.org / Web site

DastBunny Present: Goth Night: Everyday Is Halloween

Synapsis / 6 p.m. / $5 / $5 18 and up / Free 17 and under

Humboldt Counties oldest Goth Club is celebrating our favorite time of the year HALLOWEEN!

559-760-7554 / dastbunnyenlacasa@gmail.com / Web site

Haunted House! A Trip in the Yucatan Gone Horribly Wrong!

Forever Found / 6 p.m. / $15

The 2nd Annual Scare-Tacular Haunted House, ‘A Trip in the Yucatan Gone Horribly Wrong!’ will be a unique experience that will harness the imagination and bring out the good spirits in all who visit us this Halloween season!

832-9238 / info@foreverfoundproductions.com / Web site

Oryan Peterson-Jones at Six Rivers Brewery

Six Rivers Brewery / 6-8 p.m.

Oryan Peterson-Jones’ fascinating solo project is an oddball showcase of multi-instrumental folk, highlighting multiple ethnic influences and rhythms, particularly fadó and flamenco. Recommended if you like: Robbie Basho, Leo Kottke, John Fahey, etc.

839-7580 / bpbsartsandmedia@gmail.com / Web site

Buddy Reed

Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8 p.m. / Free

Kick off the spooky weekend and join us for live music at the Tap Room this Friday from Buddy Reed! See us before the show from 4-6 as a designated trick-or-treat location for the 3rd Annual Downtown Trick or Treat in Blue Lake.

668-4151 / Web site

Dark and Grimmly’s Carnival of Fear

McKinleyville High School / 6:30-10 p.m. / $10

The carnival is back in town…and something has gone horribly wrong with the side shows. Mayhem at Macktown presents: Dark and Grimmly’s Carnival of Fear, a terrifying experience not for the faint of heart. We recommend any children under 13 be accompanied by an adult.

snystrom@nohum.k12.ca.us / Web site

The Haunted Kinetic Lab of Horrors

Arcata Kinetic Lab / 7 p.m.

Humboldt's most-twisted Halloween event is back offering guided tours of the horrifically untidy workspace of our cantankerous and unkempt kinetic racers. Come see for yourself! Music nightly by The Dead Drops. 13 and over recommended. All proceeds benefit the Kinetic Sculpture Lab. Cash only.

Raise the Rhythm Percussion Party

The Siren's Song Tavern / 7 p.m. / Free

Come Drum and Dance the night away at the siren song. Bring your favorite drums and percussion to join in the fun, or just come on out and experience some awesome drumming. Whether you are into Percussion or Drum Kit, come on out and jam.

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

Opera Alley Cats

SpeakEasy / 7-10 p.m. / Free / 21+

Professional level jazz twice a week (Tuesdays and Fridays) at the SpeakEasy.

444-2244 / thespeakeasybar@yahoo.com / Web site

Fright Night Dj

Blondies Food and Drink / 7:30-11:30 p.m. / $5 / 18+

822-3453 / Web site

"She Kills Monsters" Cos-Play Night!

Van Duzer Theater / 7:30 p.m. / $10 / Free Cal Poly Students with ID / $8 Seniors/Students

Dress up as your favorite D&D character or monster for the "She Kills Monsters" cos-play night. Attendees in costume can enter a drawing to win a door prize that includes a $25 gift certificate to Dandar's Board Games and Books."

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

Skullfetti: Grateful Dead Tribute

The Jam / 8-11:59 p.m. / $10

Re-imagining the Grateful Dead experience.

822-5266 / Web site


North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $20 / $18 students/seniors

A Broadway hit first produced on the West End and filmed twice, Gaslight tells the story of the Manninghams, who live on Angel Street in 19th century London. Not all is well, however, and events soon take a mysterious and dangerous turn.

442-6278 / NCRTBOXOFFICE@GMAIL.COM / Web site

The Rocky Horror Show

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

Come experience the cult classic rock musical! On a dark and stormy night, Brad and Janet find themselves seeking shelter at a mysterious old castle.

786-5483 / info@ferndalerep.org / Web site

Halloween Spooktacular Pt. 1

The Shanty / 8:30 p.m.-midnight / Free To all

Four local bands, and all of which will be covering music for the Halloween occasion.

444-2053 /

DJ Jon Kennedy Federation

Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / $10 / 21+

A rare, exclusive US show, this Drum~N~Bass DJ is not new to Humboldt! His last performance was way high up in the Reggae Rising late night green laser blasting tower of 2009.

826-2739 / Web site

Jake Silberman

Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9 p.m. / $15

Silberman is a tour-hardened comic hailing from Portland. He’s headlined Helium, Savage Henry, and The Lincoln Lodge Comedy Clubs, has been featured on “Now This News” and shared the stage with Kyle Kinane, Nate Bargatze & the late Norm Macdonald.

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Ultima Elexion

Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m. / $10

733-9644 / Web site

2nd Annual Halloween Bash with Destroy Boys

Kate Buchanan Room / 9 p.m. / Free / 18+

San Francisco-based punk band identifying as majority female, non-binary, LGBTQA+, and POC.

826-3928 / Web site

Rockstar Karaoke

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

Every Friday night sing your favorite songs!

839-2013 / centralstationtavern@gmail.com /


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