LOWDOWN LOOKAHEAD!

March is here, HumCo. Thus, LoCO offers you this month’s Lowdown Lookahead, a master list of all the Lowdown “red lined” events into the foreseeable future. Scroll around for info on notable upcoming gatherings. Major upcoming May events include:

Dig deeper into Humboldt’s May, and beyond, below. -AG

SATURDAY, MAY. 23

Kinetic Grand Championship Day One
Arcata Plaza / 10 a.m.
Day 1 of the Kinetic Grand Championship starts on the Plaza in Arcata, California at the noon whistle every Memorial Day weekend. The racers take off to the Manila dunes, where they race through miles of sand to the great and inevitable “Deadman’s Drop”. Then on to Eureka’s downtown gazebo.
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California: The Tempest
Blue Ox Millworks & Historical Park / 7 p.m. / $10
Join Cornerstone Theater Company for an epic, year-long, ten-city, decade-in-the making, once-in-a-lifetime, world premiere theatrical road-trip across the greatest state in the nation.
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Rudy Colombini and The Unauthorized Rolling Stones
Eureka Theater / 8 p.m. / $20 / 21+
Rolling Stone tribute band plays songs you know. They say: “”They sounded more like the Rolling Stones than the Rolling Stones do. In fact, The Unauthorized Rolling Stones sang many of Stones’ songs better than the Stones!”
415-298-8483 / aprill@musiccitysf.org / Web site / View Comments

Queers Strike Back: Guerrilla Take Over
Harbor Lanes / 8 p.m.-noon
A long time ago, in a galaxy far far away (but actually at Harbor Lanes) was Rock-N-Bowl. It returns.
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FLOW Fashion Show
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 8 p.m. / $30 / $25 Adults / $20 Students
Original designs were conceived of and constructed by AAI students. 9-12 designers, from 40-60 models on the runway, and include everything from laser cut garments, handmade hats, fabric printed with custom illustrations, to dresses lit up with Arduino programmed LED lights and dell’arte masks.
825-2400 / arcataartsinstitute@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

The Hip Joint, Royal Jelly Jive
Jambalaya / 9 p.m. / 21+
Local heroes The Hip Joint host the Bay Area’s Royal Jelly Jive at The Jambalaya Arcata. Let’s tear up the floors! (Seriously, this is the last night before they put in new floors at the Jam.)
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SUNDAY, MAY. 24

Kinetic Grand Championship Day Two
Crab Park / 9 a.m.
Day 2 starts in Eureka at the waterfront on the Humboldt Bay, where brave Kinetic Pilots race their crafts through the water (most float). Then back on land where kinetic sculptures go up Hookton Hill, a 1 mile-7% incline and decline. Day 2 ends with a private campout for racers and volunteers only.
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MONDAY, MAY. 25

Kinetic Grand Championship Day Three
Main Street, Ferndale / 10:30 a.m.
Day 3 starts from the private party at Crab Park where they will head over land to cross the Eel River just outside of Fernbridge. Watch the Racers cross the finish line on Ferndale’s historic Mainstreet, where they will park for a while before heading up to the Final Awards Dinner.
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Moon Pine, Roselit Bone, Will Stenberg
The Siren’s Song Tavern / 8 p.m. / Free
They say: “The songs are dark, but aren’t completely without optimism.”
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Roselit Bone, Moon Pine
The Siren’s Song Tavern / 8:30 p.m. / Free / 21+
Portland based apocalyptic, psychedelic country and western band Roselit Bone is moseying through Humboldt. This is knife-fight-psychotic cowboy music sure to suck the smile off your drunk face. Local lunar country band Moon Pine opens for a night of dark, stellar country music.
209-610-9566 / nolavictrola@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

TUESDAY, MAY. 26

Quintron and Miss Pussycat, Nots, The Lost Luvs
The Shanty / 9 p.m. / $5 / 21+
Cars welded to organs. Light powered percussion inventions. Puppets. Candles. Sweaty freaks.
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WEDNESDAY, MAY. 27

Eyes Behind The Stars (1972)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6 p.m. / $5
After a photographer accidentally snaps pictures of an alien spacecraft, he becomes embroiled in a government cover-up.
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Eilen Jewell
Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 8-10 p.m. / $15
“As hard as it is to categorize Jewell’s music—terms like alt-country, roots-rock, country-noir, and Americana get used a lot—it’s even harder not to become thoroughly enraptured by the singer/songwriter’s powerful versatility, musical stories, and images.”
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FRIDAY, MAY. 29

Humboldt Crabs Preseason Dinner
Arcata Community Center / 6 p.m. / $22 / $15 12 and under
The Crabs invite fans to attend the festivities celebrating their 71st consecutive season of baseball in Humboldt County, get a free program, buy 2015 Crabs gear, hear the Crab Grass Band, bid on auction items and meet the 2015 team.
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Ky Burt Duo
The Sanctuary / 8-10 p.m. / $5 / $20 Sliding
Americana duo forged in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.
928-380-1206 / kyburtmusic@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Eureka Symphony Season Finale
Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 8-10 p.m. / $29 / Free children 12 and under / $10 full-time students / $44 Loge / $34 Orchestra Rear / $39 Orchestra Main and Lower Balcony
Two majestic pieces: August Klughardt’s Violin Concerto in D Major with the Symphony’s concert master Terrie Baune as soloist, and Felix Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4 in A Major.
845-3655 / eurekasymphony@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Writing My Way Out of Adolescence
Richard’s Goat Tavern and Tea Room / 8-10 p.m. / $10 / 18+
Jeff DeMark performs his serio-comedic show to help purchase a high quality screen for the Goat’s miniplex. The show will be in the mini-plex. 30 seats only. Tickets at Wildberries or the Goat.
630-5000 / jeffdemark@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

J Boog
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m. / $20
The world music star returns with his mix of authentic Island Music and genuine Jamaican reggae.
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SATURDAY, MAY. 30

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Dynasty One!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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Humboldt Roller Derby
Redwood Acres Fairgrounds / 6 p.m. / $12 / Free kids under 10 / $15 door
HRD’s Widow Makers VS Viva Roller Derby from Chico. “Did you hear we were always sold out? Don’t worry, we will hold some tickets for all y’all last minute planners at the gate.”
445-3037 / tickets@humboldtrollerderby.com / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Crabs vs. Fairfield Indians
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Opening night! It’s baseball season, Humboldt. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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Eureka Symphony Season Finale
Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 8-10 p.m. / $29 / Free children 12 and under / $10 full-time students / $44 Loge / $34 Orchestra Rear / $39 Orchestra Main and Lower Balcony
Two majestic pieces: August Klughardt’s Violin Concerto in D Major with the Symphony’s concert master Terrie Baune as soloist, and Felix Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4 in A Major.
845-3655 / eurekasymphony@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

SUNDAY, MAY. 31

Humboldt Crabs vs. Fairfield Indians
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Featuring the Crab Grass Band. Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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TUESDAY, JUN. 2

Humboldt Crabs vs. Novato Knicks
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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WEDNESDAY, JUN. 3

Humboldt Crabs vs. Novato Knicks
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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THURSDAY, JUN. 4

Martinis By The Bay
Wharfinger Building / 5-7 p.m. / $35 / 21+
The annual event will feature eight professional bartenders, on loan from some of the finest dining and cocktail-providing establishments on the North Coast, who will create their signature cocktails for guests.
443-4682 / denbo@sbcglobal.net / Web site / View Comments

FRIDAY, JUN. 5

Jacob Green
Eel River Brewery / 6-9 p.m. / Free
“With stomp box underfoot, harmonica under chin, and an arsenal of strumming instruments by his side, Jacob Green is a one man musical force of roots and blues to be enjoyed by all.”
725-2739 / eelriverevents@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Crabs vs. California Expos
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Little League Weekend”: Bring your Little League team to a game on these days and parade around the warning track before the game. Wear your uniforms and teams are welcome to bring a sign. Kids can meet the Crabs players before and after the game. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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SATURDAY, JUN. 6

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Lyndsay Battle!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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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. California Expos
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Little League Weekend”: Bring your Little League team to a game on these days and parade around the warning track before the game. Wear your uniforms and teams are welcome to bring a sign. Kids can meet the Crabs players before and after the game. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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SUNDAY, JUN. 7

Humboldt Crabs vs. California Expos
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Tie Dye T-shirt Day”: Wear your favorite Crabs tie dye jersey to the game. The Crabs players will be wearing specially made tie dye jerseys that the fans will also be able to buy at the souvenir stand. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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TUESDAY, JUN. 9

Humboldt Crabs vs. Seals Baseball
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Featuring the Crab Grass Band. Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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WEDNESDAY, JUN. 10

Humboldt Crabs vs. Seals Baseball
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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FRIDAY, JUN. 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.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Seattle Studs
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Cowboy Night”: Yee-Haw! Bring your boots and cowboy hats to the yard. We’ll see who is the best line dancer down the 3rd base line. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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Steep Ravine
The Sanctuary / 8-10 p.m. / $5
“Their soulful tunes and fiery instrumentals take roots and acoustic music in compelling new stylistic directions. Blending equal parts poetic lyricism and string-playing ingenuity, the San Francisco-based band has been racking up rave reviews for its debut album of original music.”
510-316-7947 / jpurat@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, JUN. 13

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Jim Lahman Band!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Seattle Studs
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Hometown Heroes Night”: A night to celebrate our local heroes (Fire, Police, Coast Guard, Sheriffs, EMTs, Medical, etc) and all the brave women and men in uniform. This night is to honor their service. Everyone is welcome! The EPD will be in the right field picnic area.
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SUNDAY, JUN. 14

Humboldt Crabs vs. Seattle Studs
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Featuring the Crab Grass Band. Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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TUESDAY, JUN. 16

Humboldt Crabs vs. Auburn Wildcats
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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WEDNESDAY, JUN. 17

Humboldt Crabs vs. Auburn Wildcats
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Safari Night”: Dress up in your best animal or safari gear in honor of the Sequoia Park Zoo. The ZOO will have a table on the 3rd base side with special prizes and a raffle. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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FRIDAY, JUN. 19

McKinleyville Arts Night
McKinleyville Business Dist. / 6-8 p.m.
Celebration of arts, food and fun in McKinleyville held the third Friday of each month.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Auburn Wildcats
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“1980s Night & Crabs Mystery Giveaway”: Crabs fans are encourages to dress up in your favorite outfit from the 1980s. Fans who dress up will receive a limited amount of free stuff.
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SATURDAY, JUN. 20

Arcata’s 25th Anniversary Oyster Festival
Arcata Plaza / 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. / Free
Shucking and tasting, sipping and savoring, listening and dancing, buying and selling.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Walnut Creek Crawdads
Arcata Ball Park / 2:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Double header! “Oyster Day”: Beware Crabs fans, it’s Oyster Festival Day in Arcata so parking spaces are limited. Get to the game early.
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SUNDAY, JUN. 21

Annual Trinidad Fish Festival
Trinidad Elementary / 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Locals will be serving up fish cuisine with tasty side dishes. Live music, beer, wine, artisan fair and lots of activities.
677-1610 / askchamber@trinidadcalif.com / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Crabs vs. Walnut Creek Crawdads
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Father’s Day”: It’s Father’s Day Sunday! Longtime Crabs supporter Barry Smith Construction’s crew will be in the park. Plus, Soul to Soul Spa will be giving away special Crabs Mystery Gifts to the first 200 fans. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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TUESDAY, JUN. 23

Humboldt Crabs vs. Watsonville Aggies
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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Comedian Tom Rhodes
Jambalaya / 9 p.m. / $15 / 21+
Tom Rhodes is a world traveling comedian who is now celebrating his 30th year as a stand up comedian. The New York Times describes him as “A mostly natural intellect with a knack for reporting the harsh realities of life with a dark and absurdly optimistic cynicism.” Presented by Savage Henry.
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WEDNESDAY, JUN. 24

Humboldt Crabs vs. Watsonville Aggies
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Crabs Mystery Giveaway Night.” Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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SATURDAY, JUN. 27

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Fire It Up!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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Loleta Cheese Summer Garden Party
Loleta Cheese Factory / 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Enjoy an afternoon in the beautiful Loleta Cheese Botanical Garden! Take a tour of the garden grounds and meet the gardener Ryan Stafsnes. The event will feature an art show by Arcata Arts Institute student Leo Stafsnes.
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FRIDAY, JUL. 3

Humboldt Crabs vs. Solano Mudcats
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Featuring the Crab Grass Band. Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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SATURDAY, JUL. 4

Humboldt Crabs vs. Solano Mudcats
Arcata Ball Park / 2:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Double header! “Red, White & Blue Day”: Wear your patriotic colors for July 4th for both the Crabs game and the festivities in town. This game traditionally sells out. Bleacher seating is limited. So, bring your chairs and picnic blankets just in case to spread out down the baselines.
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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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SUNDAY, JUL. 5

Humboldt Crabs vs. Solano Mudcats
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Military and Veteran’s Appreciation and Camo Day”: The Crabs will be wearing special Camo jerseys to honor our veterans. Fans will also be able to buy these one of a kind jerseys at the souvenir stand. Veteran’s encouraged to bring their military I.D. to get a ticket discount. Featuring CGB.
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WEDNESDAY, JUL. 8

Humboldt Crabs vs. Alameda Merchants
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Chamber of Commerce Night”: Our longtime Crabs partners … the Arcata Chamber of Commerce and the Eureka Chamber of Commerce have been selling our Crabs gear for us for a number of years and we say thank you to them on this night for one giant Crabs & Chamber mixer! All Chamber members welcome.
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FRIDAY, JUL. 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.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Fontanetti’s Athletics
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Featuring the Crab Grass Band. Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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SATURDAY, JUL. 11

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Falling Rocks!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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Relay for Life Eureka 2015
Halvorsen Park / 11 a.m.-11:59 p.m. / Free / $100 per Team
At the Relay, team members take turns walking or running around a track, relay-style and enjoy fun activities and entertainment off the track, for 24 hours! To celebrates those who have survived cancer, remembers those who have lost the battle and to fight back against a disease that takes too much.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Fontanetti’s Athletics
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Mustache Night”: The best facial hair in the park on this night will win a special prize. Enter to win at the front gate. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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Relay For Life Lighted Boat Parade
Eureka Public Marina to Halvorsen Park / 8:30-10 p.m.
Decorate your boat, get creative with the “Happy Birthday, Relay!” theme, use lights, flags, costumes, balloons, props and special effects. The parade will pass by the Relay for Life event taking place at Halvorsen Park.
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SUNDAY, JUL. 12

Relay for Life Eureka 2015
Halvorsen Park / midnight-11 a.m. / Free / $100 per Team
At the Relay, team members take turns walking or running around a track, relay-style and enjoy fun activities and entertainment off the track, for 24 hours! To celebrates those who have survived cancer, remembers those who have lost the battle and to fight back against a disease that takes too much.
951-0582 / laura.read@cancer.org / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Crabs vs. Fontanetti’s Athletics
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Featuring the Crab Grass Band. Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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TUESDAY, JUL. 14

Humboldt Crabs vs. Bercovich Baseball
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Big Brothers Big Sisters of the North Coast”: Win a signed bat from the 2015 Crabs Baseball Team!
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WEDNESDAY, JUL. 15

Humboldt Crabs vs. Bercovich Baseball
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Featuring the Crab Grass Band. Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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FRIDAY, JUL. 17

McKinleyville Arts Night
McKinleyville Business Dist. / 6-8 p.m.
Celebration of arts, food and fun in McKinleyville held the third Friday of each month.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Redding Colt 45s
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Pirate Night”: Aaargghh! It’s one of our favorite nights to just be a pirate. Dress up in your pirate attire and the best looking pirate will win some loot and booty! Enter to win at the front gate. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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SATURDAY, JUL. 18

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Pan Dulce!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Redding Colt 45s
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Crabs Hall of Fame and Alumni Night”: The Crabs will induct several former Crabs players and a historic Crabs team into the HOF. All the Crabs Alumni will be invited, honored and celebrated. Alumni will be treated to a BBQ in right field.
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SUNDAY, JUL. 19

Humboldt Crabs vs. Redding Colt 45s
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Crabs Mystery Giveaway Day”: Free stuff for you Crabs fans! Get to the ballpark early to receive a special prize. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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MONDAY, JUL. 20

Marine Science Summer Camp
Telonicher Maine Lab / 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Offered through HSU’s Telonicher Marine Lab in Trinidad, Calif., the 5-day camps give kids ages 6 to 12 a chance to learn about and explore local marine habitats.
826-3689 / marnat@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

TUESDAY, JUL. 21

Humboldt Crabs vs. Seals Baseball
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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WEDNESDAY, JUL. 22

Humboldt Crabs vs. Seals Baseball
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“SF Giants Orange and Black Day”: Wear your S.F. Giants gear or orange & black to honor the World Champion Giants, the Boys and Girl Club of the Redwoods and Junior Giants. A’s fans … you can come too. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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FRIDAY, JUL. 24

Humboldt Crabs vs. Healdsburg Prune Packers
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Free Box of Raisins and Roller Derby Night”: One of our favorite opponents, the Healdsburg Prune Packers are in town again and everyone will get a free box of raisins. Also, Humboldt Roller Derby will be in the park signing autographs for the kids.
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SATURDAY, JUL. 25

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Delta Nationals!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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Humboldt Crabs vs. Healdsburg Prune Packers
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Fireworks & Pepsi Night”: Fireworks will be shot off from center field a half hour after the game ends so you can really hear and feel the bombs bursting in air! Our longtime Crabs supporters, Pepsi will be in the right field picnic area, so bring a chair or picnic blanket to sit in the left field.
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SUNDAY, JUL. 26

Humboldt Crabs vs. Healdsburg Prune Packers
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
“Hawaiian Shirt Day”: Wear your favorite hawaiian or surf attire. Hopefully it will be a HOT Sunday at the park. Featuring the Crab Grass Band.
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TUESDAY, JUL. 28

Humboldt Crabs vs. Valley Bears
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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WEDNESDAY, JUL. 29

Humboldt Crabs vs. Valley Bears
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9 / $4 kids under 12 / $6 students/seniors
Featuring the Crab Grass Band. Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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SATURDAY, AUG. 1

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Mad River Rose!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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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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SATURDAY, AUG. 8

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Horn Band!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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TUESDAY, AUG. 11

Esperanza Spalding
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $56 / $25 HSU students
The awe-inspiring jazz bassists’ short career has included an invitation by President Barack Obama to appear at both the White House and the Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony, performing at the 84th Academy Awards, and an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman.
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FRIDAY, AUG. 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.
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SATURDAY, AUG. 15

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Motherlode!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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19th Annual BridgeFest
Old Bridgeville Bridge / 10-5 a.m. / Free
Create your very own flying saucer to launch of the bridge while participating in the “Flying Saucer Trials.” Live music all day and fun for the whole family is on the menu as well as “out of this world” blueberry pies.
777-1775 / cfrenzel@humboldt.k12.ca.us / Web site / View Comments

FRIDAY, AUG. 21

McKinleyville Arts Night
McKinleyville Business Dist. / 6-8 p.m.
Celebration of arts, food and fun in McKinleyville held the third Friday of each month.
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SATURDAY, AUG. 22

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Kenny Ray and the Mighty Rovers!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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SATURDAY, AUG. 29

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by No Good Redwood Ramblers!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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TUESDAY, SEP. 1

“Weird Al” Yankovic
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m.
“Few would have guessed that “Weird Al” Yankovic, who as a shy, accordion-playing teenager got his start sending in homemade tapes to the Dr. Demento Radio Show, would go on to become the biggest-selling comedy recording artist in history with over 12 million album sales.”
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, SEP. 5

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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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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FRIDAY, SEP. 11

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. 12

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Asha Nan!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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FRIDAY, SEP. 18

McKinleyville Arts Night
McKinleyville Business Dist. / 6-8 p.m.
Celebration of arts, food and fun in McKinleyville held the third Friday of each month.
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SATURDAY, SEP. 26

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Striped Pig Band!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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SATURDAY, OCT. 3

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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SATURDAY, OCT. 10

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Pandemic!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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SATURDAY, OCT. 17

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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SATURDAY, OCT. 24

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Bump Foundation!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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TUESDAY, OCT. 27

Mac DeMarco
Kate Buchanan Room / 10 p.m. / $25 / $20 HSU students
“Indie rock’s favorite goofball.”
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SATURDAY, OCT. 31

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
(Music this week by Bayou Swamis!) North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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SATURDAY, NOV. 7

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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SATURDAY, NOV. 14

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
North Coast Growers’ Association community event features over 40 Humboldt farm booths as well as 10 prepared food booths.
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SATURDAY, JAN. 30

BIG Chili Cook-Off
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 2 p.m.
To celebrate National Mentoring Month BBBSNC is partnering with Mad River Brewery to host the 5th annual Chili Cook off on Saturday, January 30th 2016. This event will feature a silent auction, live music and of course, chili.
668-4151 / Web site / View Comments