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.

Some of the bigger, near-future events to plan for:

THURSDAY, JUL. 24

Elisabeth’s Book
Dell’Arte / 8 p.m. / $12 / $10 student/senior
A Dell’Arte Company world premiere. Conceived by Founding Artistic Director Joan Schirle, Elisabeth’s Book imagines the journey of a small Holocaust artifact made in 1944. The story, told mainly through images, movement and music, is inspired by a memoir written by Hungarian survivor Elisabeth Raab.
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The Poor of New York Opening Night Gala
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15
Written and premiering in 1857, this play is a melodrama revolving around the efforts of a middle class family, newly impoverished by the financial panic of 1857, to survive against a villainous banker. Opening night gala that includes a champagne reception after the show.
442-6278 / ncrt@humboldt1.com / Web site / View Comments

Luminaries
Jambalaya / 9 p.m. / 21+
“Hip hop emissaries of peace.” Liquid Kactus and Into The Current open.
822-4766 / Web site / View Comments

FRIDAY, JUL. 25

Humboldt Crabs vs. Redding Colt .45s
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $8
Root on your hometown baseball team as they whoop up on some hapless bums.
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Elisabeth’s Book
Dell’Arte / 8 p.m. / $12 / $10 student/senior
A Dell’Arte Company world premiere. Conceived by Founding Artistic Director Joan Schirle, Elisabeth’s Book imagines the journey of a small Holocaust artifact made in 1944. The story, told mainly through images, movement and music, is inspired by a memoir written by Hungarian survivor Elisabeth Raab.
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Dustbowl Revival
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $10 / 21+
“California-based roots collective that merges old school bluegrass, gospel, jug-band, swamp blues and the hot swing of the 1930’s to form a spicy roots cocktail.”
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Dead Souls, Spellbound, Reptile House
Alibi / 11 p.m. / $5 / 21+
So much tribute paying! Dead Souls (a tribute to Joy Division), Spellbound (a tribute to The Sisters of Mercy) and Reptile House (a tribute to Siouxsie and the Banshees).
822-3731 / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, JUL. 26

Blue Lake Music Festival
Perigot Park (Blue Lake) / 11 a.m.-9 p.m. / $10 / Free Children under 13
Community oriented, non profit event featuring music by Woven Roots, Motherlode, Silver Hammer, Jimi Jeff and the Gypsy Band, Crossbones, Mojo Brown, The Movers and the Shakers, Doug Fir and the 2x4’s and Abstract.
672-2624 / musiciansforcommunity@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Roll On The Mattole
Roll On The Mattole / noon-midnight / $25
Music by Absynth Quintet, Moonshine Mountain Band, Ishi Dube, Challenge, DJ Marjo Lak, Lost Coast Marimbas and more. Fundraiser for Honeydew Volunteer Fire Company.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Redding Colt .45s
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $8
Root on your hometown baseball team as they whoop up on some hapless bums.
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Elisabeth’s Book
Dell’Arte / 8 p.m. / $12 / $10 student/senior
A Dell’Arte Company world premiere. Conceived by Founding Artistic Director Joan Schirle, Elisabeth’s Book imagines the journey of a small Holocaust artifact made in 1944. The story, told mainly through images, movement and music, is inspired by a memoir written by Hungarian survivor Elisabeth Raab.
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SUNDAY, JUL. 27

Humboldt Crabs vs. Redding Colt .45s
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $8
Root on your hometown baseball team as they whoop up on some hapless bums.
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Grandparents/Grandkids Day
Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge / 1-4 p.m.
Activities include arts and crafts, hands-on nature exploration, displays, specimens and oodles of information about butterflies, moths and more. Join local native garden and insect experts and authors Pete and Judy Haggard out on the trail. Learn about feeding and raising butterflies.
733-5406 / Web site / View Comments

Elisabeth’s Book
Dell’Arte / 8 p.m. / $12 / $10 student/senior
A Dell’Arte Company world premiere. Conceived by Founding Artistic Director Joan Schirle, Elisabeth’s Book imagines the journey of a small Holocaust artifact made in 1944. The story, told mainly through images, movement and music, is inspired by a memoir written by Hungarian survivor Elisabeth Raab.
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TUESDAY, JUL. 29

Savageheads, Shit Rag, Mosin Nagant, SFB
The Ink Annex / 7-10 p.m. / $5 / $3 members
The Placebo thinks you should see more punk bands, hence this show.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Santa Rosa Rose Buds
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $8
Root on your hometown baseball team as they whoop up on some hapless bums.
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WEDNESDAY, JUL. 30

Humboldt Crabs vs. Santa Rosa Rose Buds
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $8
Root on your hometown baseball team as they whoop up on some hapless bums.
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THURSDAY, JUL. 31

30th Anniversary Reggae On The River
French’s Camp / midnight / $190 / $250 early 4-day pass
“Recognized as one of the longest running reggae music events in the world, Reggae On The River® is an annual pilgrimage held along the banks of the majestic Eel River in the heart of Southern Humboldt County and fans have flocked here for three decades to experience the best in reggae/world music.”
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Jeff DeMark’s Gila Monsters and Friends
Dell’Arte / 7:30 p.m. / $10
In the Big Hammer Tent in Blue Lake, Jeff DeMark and friends are putting on a rollercoaster ride of a variety show called: “Acting on a Dream: Summer Stories, Songs and Wild Left Turns.” Featured storytellers are Lizzy Moonbeam, Marvin Samuels, Charlie Gilbert and DeMark.
668-5663 / jeffdemark@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

FRIDAY, AUG. 1

30th Anniversary Reggae On The River
French’s Camp / midnight / $190 / $250 early 4-day pass
“Recognized as one of the longest running reggae music events in the world, Reggae On The River® is an annual pilgrimage held along the banks of the majestic Eel River in the heart of Southern Humboldt County and fans have flocked here for three decades to experience the best in reggae/world music.”
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Novato Knicks
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $8
Root on your hometown baseball team as they whoop up on some hapless bums.
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SATURDAY, AUG. 2

30th Anniversary Reggae On The River
French’s Camp / midnight / $190 / $250 early 4-day pass
“Recognized as one of the longest running reggae music events in the world, Reggae On The River® is an annual pilgrimage held along the banks of the majestic Eel River in the heart of Southern Humboldt County and fans have flocked here for three decades to experience the best in reggae/world music.”
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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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Humboldt Crabs vs. Novato Knicks
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $8
Root on your hometown baseball team as they whoop up on some hapless bums.
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SUNDAY, AUG. 3

30th Anniversary Reggae On The River
French’s Camp / midnight / $190 / $250 early 4-day pass
“Recognized as one of the longest running reggae music events in the world, Reggae On The River® is an annual pilgrimage held along the banks of the majestic Eel River in the heart of Southern Humboldt County and fans have flocked here for three decades to experience the best in reggae/world music.”
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Novato Knicks
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $8
Root on your hometown baseball team as they whoop up on some hapless bums.
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FRIDAY, AUG. 8

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

SATURDAY, AUG. 9

Mattole Restoration Council Dinner
Mattole Grange / 5:30-11:30 p.m. / $20 / $5 Youth (under 12)
Night of delicious dinner, local brews and great music by the No Good Redwood Ramblers to celebrate 31 years of environmental restoration in the Mattole. Silent auction items donated by our local sponsors. Camping available next door at A.W. Way County Park.
629-3514 / mrc@mattole.org / Web site / View Comments

THURSDAY, AUG. 14

Boys of Summer
C Street Market Square / 6 p.m.
Eagles tribute band plays the Eureka Summer Concert Series.
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SATURDAY, AUG. 16

Zootini
Sequoia Park Zoo / 5-9 p.m. / $600 8 person table / $100 At the door / $85 Non-members / $75 Members / 21+
Celebrate the zoo in style with live and silent auctions, fine dining, signature “Zootini” cocktails, live music and more.
441-4263 / Web site / View Comments

THURSDAY, AUG. 21

Decades
C Street Market Square / 6 p.m.
Nostalgic rock and roll band plays the Eureka Summer Concert Series.
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SATURDAY, SEP. 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, SEP. 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

SATURDAY, SEP. 13

Color Humboldt Run
Rohner Park / 9-11 a.m.
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Golden Tarp Light Deprivation Cannabis Competition
Mateel Community Center / noon-10 p.m. / $30 / $50 VIP
Sample and vote on the top 15 entrants (cannabis recommendation required), all of which will have been tested by Pure Analytics. The bud with the most voters will win this year’s Golden Tarp Award.
923-2175 / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, OCT. 4

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, OCT. 10

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

SATURDAY, NOV. 1

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, 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