LOWDOWN LOOKAHEAD!

Humboldt, it’s never too early to be planning future fun. Thus, LoCO offers you the Lowdown Lookahead, a master list of all the Lowdown “red lined” events into the foreseeable future. Scroll around for info on big upcoming events like the Finish Ticket, Halloween with Talib Kweli, the Rebel Craft Rumble, an acoustic date with Michael Franti and the 2015 Mr. Humboldt Pageant. -AG

SATURDAY, NOV. 1

Lecture and Book Signing by Jerry Rohde
Eureka Theater / 5-9 p.m.
The new book, Both Sides of the Bluff: History of Humboldt County Places, traces the history of dozens of places in central Humboldt County, with separate chapters on Scotia, Rio Dell, Fortuna, Ferndale, Rohnerville, Hydesville, Cannibal Island, and twenty-five other communities.
444-9593 / info@eurekabooksellers.com / Web site / View Comments

Reopen Dry Lagoon Campground Benefit
Trinidad Town Hall / 6-11 p.m.
“Humboldt’s favorite hike-in campground has been closed for nearly three years because of California budget cuts. Event features food and music by the Pilot Rock Ramblers and Monahan, Martin, and Sleep.
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Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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Hip Hop Harvest Competition w/ Talib Kweli
Mateel Community Center / 7 p.m. / $28
KMUD Redwood Community Radio, Inc. presents the Hip Hop Harvest MC Competition. Prizes including studio recording and editing time. Hosted by Kelley Mak. Featuring the legendary Talib Kweli.
923-3368 / Web site / View Comments

Haunted Mill Tour
Blue Ox Millworks / 7 p.m.-midnight / $10
“With a bigger budget, bigger technical team, more days and expanded hours, this year’s Haunted Mill Tour will be stoking the fear forge even higher.”
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HFS Barn Dance
Arcata Veterans Hall / 7:30-11 p.m. / $7
Celebrate the changing season with a barn dance featuring the Striped Pig Stringband and caller extraordinaire Charmaine Slaven. All dances will be taught with no partner or experience needed.
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T Sisters
Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $15 / $13 students & members
“Vocally driven Americana trio known to captivate audiences with close harmonies, inventive arrangements, and plenty of sass.”
822-1575 / info@arcataplayhouse.org / Web site / View Comments

Jelly Bread, Liquid Kactus
Jambalaya / 9 p.m. / $10 / 21+
“Jelly Bread blends a dash of alt-rock with soul and funk creating high-energy calling card that melds elements of desert twang and the urban tones of funk and rock.”
822-4766 / funkhousehumboldtproductions@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

SUNDAY, NOV. 2

Awesome Autumn Feast
Arcata Community Center / 5:30 p.m. / $50
Delicious, organic local raised turkey prepared by Humboldt’s amazing chefs. Supports conservation, sustainable production, and restoration.
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MONDAY, NOV. 3

Tedeschi Trucks Band
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $75 / $35 HSU students
In just three years, this 11-member collective led by husband-wife duo Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi has taken its roots-rich musical mix to audiences across the globe and become a proven musical powerhouse.
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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 5

Pints for Nonprofits
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / 3 p.m.-midnight
Benefitting Friends of the Eel River. One dollar of every pint sold will help progress our efforts toward recovery of the Eel River and its fisheries. Musical guest Kingfoot.
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Jane Siberry
Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $30 / $25 students & members
“Siberry’s songs have been covered by numerous artists, with particular success by k.d lang. She has collaborated with Brian Eno, Peter Gabriel, Emmylou Harris, Joe Jackson, the Indigo Girls and more.”
822-1575 / info@arcataplayhouse.org / Web site / View Comments

FRIDAY, NOV. 7

KC and the Sunshine Band
Humboldt County Fairgrounds / 6 p.m. / $65
Get down tonight. Part of Pure Entertainment’s Humboldt Jams Fest 2014.
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An EPIC Fall Celebration
Mateel Community Center / 6:30 p.m. / $50 / $20 after 9pm / $25 children under 12
Dinner, auction and dance for the Wild featuring a Farm to Table Dinner followed with music by San Francisco based House of Floyd.
822-7711 / natalynne@wildcalifornia.org / Web site / View Comments

Ocean Night Film Screening
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 7:30 p.m. / $3
Featuring Chasing Ice (2012), a documentary film directed by Jeff Orlowski, about the efforts of photographer James Balog and his Extreme Ice Survey to publicize the effects of climate change.
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SATURDAY, NOV. 8

Celebrating Dylan Wade Ruiz
Arcata Community Center / 11 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free
Join us for a celebration of life in honor of Dylan Wade Ruiz, loving son, grandson, brother, partner, friend and precious gift to our community. Bring your memories, photos and food to share.
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Kid Ink, E-40
Redwood Acres Fairgrounds / 3 p.m. / $75
“Red Cup” singer performs. Part of Pure Entertainment’s Humboldt Jams Fest 2014.
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Cirque Disco-leil: “Bridging the Gap”
Arcata Community Center / 7:30 p.m. / $20 / 21+
The disco-themed event’s focus is “bridging the gap” – gaining funding for a bridge to allow the Ridge Trail to cross Janes Creek near its northern entrance on West End Road — and will feature performances by Caravan of Glam, Va Va Voom and more.
845-3873 / Web site / View Comments

Pastime Silent Movie Orchestra
Fortuna Monday Club / 7:30 p.m. / $10 / $8 Students and Seniors
Directed by Franklin Stover, the group will accompany two classic silent films, a Buster Keaton favorite, “The Playhouse” (1921) and Charles Bowers in a 1926 slapstick comedy, “Now You Tell One.”
725-7572 / fortunaconcert@live.com / Web site / View Comments

Third Annual Joni Mitchell Tribute Show
Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $15
822-1575 / morgan@corvidesign.net / Web site / View Comments

Ziggy Marley
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $56 / $26 HSU students
The eldest son of Bob and Rita Marley, Ziggy began his musical career performing with his legendary father and siblings. He has since forged his own original path with Grammy Award-winning albums such as Love Is My Religion and his unique children’s project Family Time.
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Earl Thomas and The Rhumboogies Concert
Trinidad Town Hall / 8-11:30 p.m. / $25 / 21+
Local blues crooner benefits TSEF, Trinidad School Education Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to academics and enrichment programs at Trinidad School.
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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 12

Miguel Zenón Quartet
Kate Buchanan Room / 8 p.m.
“One of the best alto saxophone players in the world…technically astounding yet immediately gratifying.” —NPR Music
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THURSDAY, NOV. 13

Pilobolus
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $10 HSU students
With unparalleled physical ability, the remarkably athletic dancers of Pilobolus push the human body to its outermost limits. Artfully combining movement, acrobatics and jaw-dropping, outside-of-the-box invention, the company erects human structures on stage that are “closer to sculpture than dance”
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FRIDAY, NOV. 14

Arts!Arcata
Arcata / 6-9 p.m.
Monthly arts walk. Businesses on and around the Plaza stay open late featuring local art and music.
822-4500 / Web site / View Comments

PhuturePrimitive
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / $20 / $15 Limited Advanced / 21+
Searching for Beauty Tour featuring Ritual Dancer Caeli La with Kaminanda.
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SATURDAY, NOV. 15

Frank Fairfield
The Depot / 9 p.m. / $10 / $5 HSU students
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MONDAY, NOV. 17

Michael Franti
Van Duzer / 8 p.m. / $41 / $36 HSU students
Musician, humanitarian, and children’s book author, Michael Franti, is recognized as a pioneering force using music as a vehicle for positive change as well as his unforgettable, high energy shows with his band, Spearhead.
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THURSDAY, NOV. 20

Taste of the Holidays 2014
Arcata Community Center / 5-8 p.m. / $25
Local food and drink. Proceeds benefit the programs of the Rotary Club of Arcata Sunrise Community Foundation. Jazz by RLA Trio.
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The Wailin’ Jennys
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $35
“The Wailin’ Jennys are Nicky Mehta, Ruth Moody and Heather Masse, three distinct voices that together create an achingly perfect vocal blend. Starting as a happy accident of solo singer/songwriters joining together for a one-time-only performance in Canada, they have become a beloved folk act.”
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SUNDAY, NOV. 30

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre of London
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $65 / $10 HSU student
Direct from the heart of London, the Globe Theatre is the world’s preeminent exponent of Shakespeare’s immortal works.
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TUESDAY, DEC. 2

The Bad Plus
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $35 / $5 HSU students
The irreverent outlaw experimental jazz trio known as The Bad Plus rose to fame over a decade ago by transforming pop and rock anthems by the likes of Nirvana and Radiohead into epic improvisational journeys.
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THURSDAY, DEC. 4

EOTO, Buku, Willie Joy
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / $25 / $15 Early Bird / $20 Limited Advanced / 21+
World Famous Productions presents a night of electronic music.
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SATURDAY, DEC. 6

Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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FRIDAY, DEC. 12

Arts!Arcata
Arcata / 6-9 p.m.
Monthly arts walk. Businesses on and around the Plaza stay open late featuring local art and music.
822-4500 / Web site / View Comments

Holiday Craft Bonanza
SCRAP Humboldt / 6-5 p.m.
633-8349 / tibora@scraphumboldt.org / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, DEC. 13

The Emerald Cup
Sonoma County Fairgrounds / 11 a.m.-11 p.m. / $45 / $80 Weekend Tickets / $45 Single Day Tickets
Celebrating 11 years as California’s preeminent, outdoor, organic, medicinal cannabis competition.
545-4200 / info@theemeraldcup.com / Web site / View Comments

SUNDAY, DEC. 14

The Emerald Cup
Sonoma County Fairgrounds / 11 a.m.-11 p.m. / $45 / $80 Weekend Tickets / $45 Single Day Tickets
Celebrating 11 years as California’s preeminent, outdoor, organic, medicinal cannabis competition.
545-4200 / info@theemeraldcup.com / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, JAN. 3

Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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FRIDAY, JAN. 9

Arts!Arcata
Arcata / 6-9 p.m.
Monthly arts walk. Businesses on and around the Plaza stay open late featuring local art and music.
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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 4

The Devil Makes Three
HSU West Gym / 8 p.m. / $30 / $25 HSU students
With a slightly punky perspective on vintage American blues, The Devil Makes Three is a breath of fresh musical air laced with elements of ragtime, country, folk and rockabilly.
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SATURDAY, FEB. 7

Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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FRIDAY, FEB. 13

Arts!Arcata
Arcata / 6-9 p.m.
Monthly arts walk. Businesses on and around the Plaza stay open late featuring local art and music.
822-4500 / Web site / View Comments