(VIDEO) ‘Primal Rage’ in Eureka

We have another bigfoot movie! Shot in our neck of the redwoods in 2015 and 2016, the “Hollywood-produced” horror film Primal Rage gets a local debut tonight at the fab Eureka Theater. Co-producer and 1987 Eureka High School grad Edward Olson will attend tonight’s screening to introduce the film. Details on that and other Friday events in your Lowdown below.

Events

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2018 Oscar Nominated Shorts (Animation)
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 7-8:30 p.m. / $8 / $6.50 matinee
Once again, we’re screening ALL of the Oscar nominated animation shorts this year!
630-5000 / info@miniplexevents.com / Web site / View Comments

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $16 / $10 Jan. 25 preview / $14 students/seniors
A modern tragicomedy by the late Edward Albee, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is an unforgettable night with the most toxic marriage ever imagined.
822-1575 / Web site / View Comments

Primal Rage Exclusive North Coast Premiere!
Eureka Theater / 8-10:30 p.m.
Primal Rage, the Hollywood-produced Bigfoot horror movie that filmed almost entirely in the redwood region during 2015 and 2016, will have an exclusive North Coast premiere February 16th at the Eureka Theater.
442-2970 / Web site / View Comments

Chali 2na and House of Vibe
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $20 / $18 adv.
“With his unmistakable baritone voice and 6-and-a-half foot charm, Chali 2na has established himself as one of hip-hop’s preeminent and most charismatic personalities.”
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Summer Farm Shares Available for Purchase
Bayside Park Farm & Garden / 9 a.m.-5 p.m. / $450
It’s not too soon to think about securing your Summer Farm Share.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Introduction to Indoor Climbing
HSU Student Recreation Center / 10 a.m.-noon / $18 / $10 HSU Students
826-4197 / src@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

VDay Humboldt: One Billion Rising
Arcata Plaza / 1-3 p.m. / Free
We will be rising up to the song, Home We’ll Go by Steve Aoki and Walk Off The Earth.
vdayhum@gmail.com / 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

Mary Ann Lyons Candidacy Filing Celebration
Forever Found / 5 p.m.-midnight
499-4138 / votemaryannlyons@gmail.com / View Comments

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

Brews and Reuse
Lost Coast Brewery / 6-8 p.m.
Join us for an evening of crafting and beer drinking with SCRAP Humboldt at the Lost Coast Brewery Tap Room. We will be making beer coozies using old wet suits, and earrings and magnets with reused bottle caps. Grab your friends for a fun night out.
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Cadillac Ranch
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free
Country rock
668-4151 / music@madriverbrewing.com / Web site / View Comments

Eureka Chamber Music Series Presents Pianist Tian Ying
Calvary Lutheran Church / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $30 / $10 Seniors
Pianist Tian Ying will perform an all Schuman program this Friday in the intimate setting of Calvary Lutheran Church in Eureka. Join us for a meet and greet with the performer and refreshments after the program.
445-9650 / Web site / View Comments

Mon Petit Chou
Cafe Mokka / 8 p.m.
Local French-Canadian music.
822-2228 / Web site / View Comments

Signals Presents ^v^GOTH Night^v^
The Siren’s Song Tavern / 8 p.m.-1 a.m.
Join your host & Dj Dast Bunny in conjuring some dark love under the moonless Winter sky.
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

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

Comedian Saul Trujillo
Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 8:30 p.m. / $5
AJ Demello and Taylor Evans with locals Nando and hosted by Matt Redbeard.
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Cruizin Kings
Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m. / 21+
Cruizin’ Kings is a Fresno based cover band that plays oldies, blues, funk, classic rock, Spanish, and even a little bit of old country music.
733-9644 / Web site / View Comments

Cruzin’ Kings
Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
733-9644 / jeffleahy@bearrivercasino.com / Web site / View Comments

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

Eyes Anonymous
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
‘80s hits.
877-252-2946 / info@bluelakecasino.com / Web site / View Comments

DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
822-0919 / View Comments

DJs
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m.
“What?”
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Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • 15:17 TO PARIS: 12:00, 2:25, 4:50, 7:15, 9:35
  • BLACK PANTHER 2D: 11:50, 1:30, 3:00, 4:40, 6:10, 7:50, 9:15, 10:00
  • BLACK PANTHER 3D: 12:45, 3:50, 6:55
  • EARLY MAN: 12:15, 2:35, 4:55, 7:20, 9:40
  • FIFTY SHADES FREED: 1:55, 4:30, 7:00, 9:25, 9:25
  • GREATEST SHOWMAN, THE: 12:50, 3:25, 6:05, 6:05, 8:35
  • HOSTILES: 2:50, 8:55
  • JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE 2D: 12:40, 12:40, 3:30, 6:20, 6:20, 9:10
  • MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE: 11:45, 11:45, 5:50
  • PETER RABBIT: 12:35, 12:35, 3:05, 3:05, 5:35, 5:35, 8:00, 8:00
  • SHAPE OF WATER: 12:10, 12:10, 5:45, 5:45
  • THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI: 3:05, 3:05, 8:40
  • WINCHESTER: THE HOUSE THAT GHOSTS BUILT: 1:50, 4:25, 4:25, 6:55, 9:30
Mill Creek Cinema
  • 15:17 TO PARIS: 11:55, 2:20, 4:45, 7:10, 9:35
  • BLACK PANTHER 2D: 12:00, 1:30, 3:05, 6:10, 7:45, 9:15
  • BLACK PANTHER 3D: 11:45, 4:40, 8:45
  • EARLY MAN: 11:50, 2:10, 4:30, 6:45, 9:00
  • FIFTY SHADES FREED: 1:55, 4:25, 6:55, 9:25
  • HOSTILES: 2:45, 5:45
  • JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE 2D: 12:30, 3:25, 6:20, 9:10
  • PETER RABBIT: 12:45, 3:10, 5:35, 8:00
Minor Theatre
  • 2018 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: DOCUMENTARIES A: 6:00
  • 2018 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: DOCUMENTARIES B: 4:00
  • BLACK PANTHER: 2:30, 5:45, 9:00
  • CALL ME BY YOUR NAME: 1:45, 8:00
  • DARKEST HOUR: 5:00
  • PHANTOM THREAD: 1:00, 8:30