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 notable upcoming gatherings.

THURSDAY, DEC. 25

Christmas
America / midnight
You love it!
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TUESDAY, DEC. 30

Curvy Boys Comedy Showcase
Jambalaya / 9 p.m. / $10
Don’t know about Curvy Boys? Well learn all you need to know at this show with headliner and Savage Henry besty David Gborie and our really good friends Keith D’soüza and Johan Miranda. Opening up is our hometown Curvy Boy Ambassadors DrFoxmeat and Matt Redbeard.
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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 31

Bleep Bloop New Year’s Eve
Portuguese Hall / 8 p.m. / $28 / $25 adv.
To ring in 2015, Dirty Mountain Productions Presents a night of electronic music with visuals by Pineapsys. Proceeds benefit EPIC.
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Retro Rock-N-Roll New Year’s Eve
Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
The Monster Women, doing a whole set of all Go-Go’s and Blondie songs. Plus, retro sounds of Bobby T and the Slackers, The Mother Vines and the Fairy Rings
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Cirque du New Year’s Eve
RampArt Skatepark / 9 p.m. / $15 / 21+
Music by Coyotes and Jackalopes, aerial hoopist, stilt walkers, fire breathers, palm readers and more 1930’s inspired antics. Special guest performances by Vava Voom Vixens’ Lefty Lucy.
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New Year’s Tango Ball
Arcata Veterans Hall / 9 p.m. / $12
New Year’s Milonga with Tango del Sol!
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NYE w/ Matt ‘n’ Adam
Logger Bar / 9 p.m. / 21+
“When you only have one ball to drop, you do it with style.” If you’re like Soul Night DJs Matt n’ Adam, what you really want for New Year’s Eve is a roaring fire, good music and all your friends.
668-5000 / Web site / View Comments

Absynth Quintet New Years Eve 2015
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 9 p.m. / $18 / $15 adv. / 21+
The Arcata Theatre Lounge and Sidenote Productions invite you to the New Years Eve 2015 Celebration, featuring Absynth Quintet with special guests Soulsapiens. There will be dancing and a free champaign toast at midnight.
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Motherlode New Years Eve
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / 21+
Local funk all-stars ring in 2015. “Sounding like equal parts 70’s soundtrack-funk ala James Brown and The Funky Meters. Add a dash of Fela Kuti and a bit of Daptone-like soul and you hit the Motherlode.”
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

NYE Whomp Whomp Wednesday
Jambalaya / 9:30 p.m. / $5
Ring in the new year with Arcata’s Bass Music weekly featuring MiKEY, Tron Jovi and E. Feddi.
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NYE w/ Eyes Anonymous
Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 9:30 p.m. / 21+
Tonight they’re gonna party like it’s 1985.
800-684-2464 / Web site / View Comments

NYE Dance Party w/ Pressure/Anya
Blue Lake Casino / 10 p.m. / 21+
In the Sapphire Palace. Visuals/light show by Marmalade Sky. Balloon drop at midnight.
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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.
822-4500 / Web site / View Comments

TUESDAY, JAN. 13

Tango Buenos Aires
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $45 / $10 HSU students
“Straight from the heart of Argentina, the 20 charismatic dancers and musicians of Tango Buenos Aires showcase the fire and flare of this passionate art form—from its raw roots to its contemporary elegance.”
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

TUESDAY, JAN. 20

Gregory Porter
Van Duzer Theater / 8 p.m. / $45 / $10 HSU students
A big man with a Big sound, Gregory Porter has quickly become of of jazz music’s most important male vocalists. A soul-drenched singer, he is often at his best delivering emotionally charged original songs.
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SATURDAY, JAN. 24

Pacific Outfitters Open Disc Golf Tournament
Beau Pre Golf Club / 7 a.m.
Disc golf on a ball golf course? Wha? PDGA event. Registration
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Mad River Family Fun Day
Dell’Arte at the Blue Lake Business Park / 1-4 p.m. / Free
As part of the annual Humboldt Steelhead Days, Dell’Arte and the Mad River Alliance present FREE workshops for families who want to learn how to fish, led by local experts. Other activities include local artist and organization booths, arts & crafts, entertainment, games, and face painting.
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SUNDAY, JAN. 25

Pacific Outfitters Open Disc Golf Tournament
Beau Pre Golf Club / 7 a.m.
Disc golf on a ball golf course? Wha? PDGA event. Registration
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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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THURSDAY, FEB. 5

Inked Hearts Tattoo Expo 2015
Blue Lake Casino / 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Bringing some of the best tattoo artists from around the world to Humboldt.
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FRIDAY, FEB. 6

Inked Hearts Tattoo Expo 2015
Blue Lake Casino / 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Bringing some of the best tattoo artists from around the world to Humboldt.
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SATURDAY, FEB. 7

Annual Health, Wellness and Resource Fair
Bayshore Mall / 10-3 a.m. / Free
Free testing including bone density, blood pressure, body fat and more. Free fingerstick testing for cholesterol and blood glucose levels while supplies last.
442-5239 / brian.olson@stjoe.org / Web site / View Comments

Inked Hearts Tattoo Expo 2015
Blue Lake Casino / 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Bringing some of the best tattoo artists from around the world to Humboldt.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

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

SATURDAY, MAR. 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, MAR. 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

SATURDAY, APR. 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, APR. 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