(VIDEOS) FRIDAY LOWDOWN: All the Reggae

There were times when it looked as though this day would not come, but thanks to High Times Productions — who swooped in to assist the ailing Mateel Community Center — Reggae on the River 2018 is happening again down at French’s Camp. Jah Bless. 

Let’s take a quick video jaunt through this year’s lineup, shall we? 

 

-FRIDAY-

 10:30 p.m.: Busy Signal
8:30 p.m.: Cham
7 p.m.: Israel Vibration
5:30 p.m.: Hempress Sativa
2:45 p.m.: Opening Ceremony 

 

-SATURDAY-

 10:45 p.m.: Mavado
9 p.m.: Arrested Development
7:15 p.m.: Don Carlos
5:45 p.m.: Wailing Souls
4:15 p.m.: Mystic Roots
2:45 p.m.: Opening Ceremony

 

-SUNDAY-

10:30 p.m.: Iration
9 p.m.: The Original Wailers
7:45 p.m.: Morgan Heritage
6:15 p.m.: Bambaata Marley
5 p.m.: Katastro!
2:45 p.m.: Opening Remarks

Other Friday options in your Lowdown listings below.

Events

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High Times Presents: Reggae on the River 2018
French’s Camp / 2:45 p.m. / $85 / $225 three-day pass
The 34th Reggae on the River® presented by High Times in association with the Mateel Community Center takes place Friday August 3rd through Sunday, August 5th at French’s Camp along the banks of the Eel River.
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Eureka Friday Night Market
Old Town Eureka / 5-8 p.m.
Friday Nights are about to get real fun in Old Town, Eureka! Join us for a farmers market, craft booths, live music, food trucks, Humboldt Made member booths, and a beer and wine garden every Friday.
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Wildwood Days
Rio Dell / 5 p.m.
Rio Dell’s annual gathering. Wildwood Days is a local festival established in 1970 by the Rio Dell Chamber of Commerce. In 1996, the Rio Dell Volunteer Fire Department took over Wildwood Days as a fundraiser for the department. This event is in Rio Dell California and offers three days of fun.
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Vert and Distort Fest
RampArt Skatepark / 6:30 p.m. / $8 / $20 3-day pass
Three days of heavy bands.
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Momma, Blood Hunny, From The Fog
Outer Space / 7-10 p.m. / $5
“Los Angeles songwriters Etta Friedman (18) and Allegra Weingarten (19) began their bedroom pop two piece, Momma, soon after meeting in high school and bonding over a mutual love of LA’s DIY scene.”
breakfastalldaycollective@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Crabs vs. Bay Area Blues
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9
Your hometown heroes whoop up on some other lesser team. Peanuts, crackerjacks, etc.
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The Wizard of Oz
Van Duzer Theater / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $19 / $14 matinee / $16 sides
“Among the 80+ cast members, ranging from 2 years young to 80 years young, on this stage you will find the beloved Dorothy, Toto and the rest of your favorite, and perhaps, not-so-favorite, characters. This family-friendly production has something for audience members of all ages.”
630-5013 / info@hloc.org / Web site / View Comments

The Importance of Being Earnest
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-10 p.m. / $16 / $13 Student & Senior
Algernon lives in the city. Jack lives in the country. Both of them live double lives. But when Algernon pretends to be Jack’s imaginary brother Ernest in order to meet an eligible young lady, comedic mayhem breaks loose.
442-6278 / northcoastrepertory@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Dead on Arrival
Logger Bar / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+
New acoustic project featuring Martin Dodd, Rick DeVol and Norman Bradford.
668-5000 / Web site / View Comments

SCRAP Artist in Residence Hunt
SCRAP Humboldt / midnight-11:59 p.m.
SCRAP Humboldt is seeking talented artists, who highlight the world of creative reuse in their art.
822-2452 / director@scraphumboldt.org / Web site / View Comments

HSU Girl’s Volleyball Camp
Lumberjack Arena / 9 a.m.-4 p.m. / $300
Have fun and learn from the best at this five-day camp!
826-3666 / kelly.wood@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Buck A Bag Book Sale
Humboldt County Library - Eureka Main Branch / 10-5 a.m. / Free
269-1995 / friends@eurekafrl.org / Web site / View Comments

Garberville Farmers’ Market
See Event Description / 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
559-246-2246 / sohumfm@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Children’s Summer Lunch Program
See Event Description / noon-2 p.m. / Free / $None Children 18 years and under
June 18th marks the start of Food for People’s Children’s Summer Lunch Program, providing a free lunch’s for children on summer weekdays at different county-wide sites.
445-3166 / csmith@foodforpeople.org / Web site / View Comments

Drop-in Volunteering at SCRAP Humboldt
SCRAP Humboldt / 1-6 p.m. / Free
Do you love fun tasks, organizing or helping the environment? Stop by SCRAP and lend your hand!
822-2452 / volunteer@scraphumboldt.org / Web site / View Comments

First Fridays Vinyl Dance Party
Arcata Plaza / 2-9 p.m.
This month features Skinny Pepperwood and friends: Goldylocks Devstep & Dub Cowboy spinning vinyl to move your bodies!
822-4500 / arcatamainstreet@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Phish Webcast
Humboldt Brews / 4:30 p.m.
Live Webcast of PHISH in Georgia.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Blue Rhythm Revue
Old Town Eureka / 5-8 p.m. / Free
Playing Friday Night Market.
798-6411 / info@visiteureka.com / Web site / View Comments

Wildwood Days Festival
Rio Dell Firemen’s Park / 5-11 p.m. / $15 Firemens BBQ
764-3329 / riodellwildwooddays@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Sunset Paddle on Humboldt Bay
See Event Description / 5-8 p.m. / $48 / $38 HSU Students
Come join us for this popular evening paddle and catch a peek of the evening skies from Humboldt Bay!
443-4222 / hbac@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Blue Lotus Jazz
Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m. / Free
Jazz on the patio.
677-0230 / davewilsonguitarist@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

LD51
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free
Funky jazz improv.
668-4151 / music@madriverbrewing.com / Web site / View Comments

Trinidad Art Nights
Trinidad, California / 6-9 p.m. / Free
With many participating venues and a large variety of artists, musicians, and activities, there is sure to be something for all!
trinidadart95570@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Artist Reception: Colleen Clifford and Lisa Landis
See Event Description / 6-9 p.m. / Free
677-3770 / trinidadgallery@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

John Zerzan: A People’s History of Civilization
Northtown Books / 7-9 p.m.
In ‘A People’s History of Civilization, John Zerzan critiques agriculture-based civilization as inherently oppressive and advocates drawing upon the life of hunter-gatherers as an inspiration for what free society should look like.
822-2834 / info@northtownbooks.com / Web site / View Comments

Ghost Program
SpeakEasy / 8:30 p.m. / 21+
Gettin’ down in Opera Alley.
444-2244 / Web site / View Comments

Full Moon Fever
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Petty tunes.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

The Roadsters
Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
An energetic, interactive, dynamic country/rock band whose strong male and female vocals offer variety & versatility.
733-9644 / karlaramirez@bearrivercasino.com / Web site / View Comments

Hunter and The Dirty Jacks
Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 9 p.m. / 21+
Rock ‘n’ roll.
800-684-2464 / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke
Central Station / 9 p.m.
Again, you know what karaoke is.
839-2013 / View Comments

DJs
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m.
“What?”
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DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
822-0919 / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • ANT-MAN AND THE WASP 2D: 12:15, 3:05, 6:00, 8:45
  • CHRISTOPHER ROBIN: 12:25, 3:00, 5:35, 8:10
  • DARKEST MINDS: 1:35, 4:10, 6:45, 9:20
  • EIGHTH GRADE: 12:10, 2:30, 4:50, 7:10, 9:30
  • HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION 2D: 12:40, 3:10, 5:40, 8:00
  • INCREDIBLES 2 2D: 11:40, 2:35, 5:30, 8:25
  • JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM 2D: 11:30, 2:25, 5:25, 8:30
  • MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN: 12:35, 3:20, 6:05, 8:55
  • MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - FALLOUT 2D: 11:30, 1:00, 2:40, 5:55, 7:40, 9:10
  • MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - FALLOUT 3D: 4:20
  • SPY WHO DUMPED ME, THE: 12:45, 3:30, 6:15, 9:00
  • TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES: 11:45, 2:00, 4:15, 6:35, 8:50
Mill Creek Cinema
  • ANT-MAN AND THE WASP 2D: 12:40, 3:35, 6:25, 9:20
  • CHRISTOPHER ROBIN: 12:15, 2:50, 5:25, 8:00
  • DARKEST MINDS: 1:45, 4:20, 6:55, 9:30
  • MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN: 12:30, 3:20, 6:05, 8:50
  • MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - FALLOUT 2D: 11:50, 1:10, 4:25, 5:55, 7:40, 9:10
  • MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - FALLOUT 3D: 3:00
  • SPY WHO DUMPED ME, THE: 12:25, 3:10, 6:15, 9:00
  • TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES: 1:55, 4:10, 6:30, 8:45
Minor Theatre
  • CHRISTOPHER ROBIN: 3:00, 5:45, 8:30
  • CUSTODY: 6:15
  • DON’T WORRY, HE WON’T GET FAR ON FOOT: 1:00, 9:00
  • LEAVE NO TRACE: 3:30, 6:45
  • SORRY TO BOTHER YOU: 4:00, 9:35