(VIDEO) FRIDAY LOWDOWN: Dent May in Arcata

Arts!Arcata falls on this Friday, so scroll your Lowdown listings below to get a better grasp on various musical encounters and art showings you have a chance to take part in around the downtown. One highlight: Weirdo pop artist Dent May (video above) will distribute some melodies as the headlining act for a night of music at The Miniplex.

Events

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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

King Lear
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-11 p.m. / $16 / $14 Students/Seniors
Tired of ruling, King Lear divides his empire among his daughters, setting the stage for an epic tale of unchecked ambition, deceit, war and madness. Filled with stunning imagery, subtle word play, and heart-wrenching moments, King Lear is regularly ranked by scholars as one of Shakespeare’s finest
442-6278 / northcoastrepertory@gmail.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

Caitlin Jemma
Inn at 2nd and C Streets / 8-10 p.m. / Free / 21+
Caitlin Jemma is a small-town girl with a big country heart. Raised in the high desert of Northern Nevada, her songwriting is influenced by a sense of adventure, reverie, and discovery.
caitlinjemmamusic@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Dent May, Moon King and Mr. Moonbeam
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / $10 / $8 advance tickets online / 21+
“A self-described “hotel bar lounge singer and aspiring daytime TV talk show host,” Dent May has been charming his way into the hearts of music fans since the release of his debut album on Animal Collective’s Paw Tracks label in 2009.”
630-5000 / info@miniplexevents.com / Web site / View Comments

Money
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $10 / $7 adv. / 21+
Playing Pink Floyd songs you are aware of. Visuals by Marmalade Sky.
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

Humboldt Marble Weekend
Redwood Acres Fairgrounds / noon-6 p.m. / Free
Marble makers from around the country will here in Humboldt for three days of marble displays, sales, demonstrations, and hunts.
copiousglass@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

I, Tonya
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 3-5 p.m. / $8 / $5 online advance tix (matinee) / $7 online advance tix / $6.50 matinee
“I, Tonya” is the darkly comedic tale of American figure skater Tonya Harding (Margot Robbie) and one of the most sensational scandals in sports history.
630-5000 / info@miniplexevents.com / Web site / View Comments

Adopt-a-Block Volunteer Appreciation Party - The Northcoast Environmental Center
See Event Description / 5-7 p.m. / Free
Are you an Adopt-a-Block Volunteer?
822-6918 / anne@yournec.org / Web site / View Comments

I, Tonya
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 5:30-7:30 p.m. / $8 / $5 online advance tix (matinee) / $7 online advance tix / $6.50 matinee
“I, Tonya” is the darkly comedic tale of American figure skater Tonya Harding (Margot Robbie) and one of the most sensational scandals in sports history.
630-5000 / info@miniplexevents.com / Web site / View Comments

For Folk Sake
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free
Folk, you!
668-4151 / music@madriverbrewing.com / 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

Photo Exhibition by Bob Doran
RampArt Skatepark / 6-9 p.m.
Rampart Skatepark presents: A Photo Exhibition by Bob Doran. With music by Fhog, Ultramafic, and DJ Vinny DeVaney.
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Creamery District Night Market
Arcata Creamery District / 6-9 p.m. / Free
Creamery District is hosting Night Market just in time for Valentines day.
822-1575 / keta3@suddenlink.net / View Comments

Hooping!@Arcata Core Pilates
Arcata Core Pilates Studio / 7-8 p.m. / Free
760-793-8495 / arcatacorepilates@gmail.com / View Comments

Humboldt Juggling Society Fundraiser Show
Synapsis Nova / 7-8:30 p.m. / $15 / Free 5 and under / $5 Ages 6-10
The 18th Annual Humboldt Juggling Festival Fundraiser show features inspiring new local talent. Come start your weekend off with a bang with our show “Tossed!”
415-283-6678 / Humboldtjugglingsociety@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

The Yokels
Fieldbrook Family Market / 7:30-10 p.m. / Free
The Yokels have been Released from Winter Custody. Be on the Lookout for these Three Cool Cats as they Bring their Rockabilly Soul Stew to the Fieldbrook Market and Eatery—the Rockingest Market in World History.
theyokelbrothers@gmail.com / View Comments

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

Backstreet Band
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
Rock ‘n’ roll.
877-252-2946 / info@bluelakecasino.com / Web site / View Comments

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

Kingfoot
Logger Bar / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+
Kingfoot returns to the Logger after having a little too much fun last month so come on out early to get your place on the dancefloor at this most favorite watering hole in cozy Blue Lake.
839-5090 / kingfootband@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Marshall House Project
Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
“Marshall House Project is a driving soul-funk outfit with one foot rooted in the deep pockets of the past and the other fearlessly exploring the deep fry of the future.”
733-9644 / jeffleahy@bearrivercasino.com / Web site / View Comments

Latin Nights
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+
DJ Sonido Pachanguero knows what it takes to get you out on the dance floor moving and Jessica Ayer will be teaching a free salsa lesson.
877-252-2946 / info@bluelakecasino.com / Web site / View Comments

DJ D’Vinity
Pearl Lounge / 9 p.m. / 21+
444-2017 / Web site / 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
  • 12 STRONG: 3:20, 9:20
  • 15:17 TO PARIS: 12:00, 12:00, 2:25, 4:50, 7:15, 9:35
  • CALL ME BY YOUR NAME: 12:20, 6:25
  • FIFTY SHADES FREED: 12:45, 12:45, 3:15, 3:15, 5:45, 7:00, 8:15, 9:30, 9:30
  • GREATEST SHOWMAN, THE: 12:50, 3:25, 3:25, 6:05, 8:35
  • HOSTILES: 11:40, 2:45, 2:45, 5:45, 5:45, 8:45, 8:45
  • I, TONYA: 3:35, 9:00
  • JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE 2D: 12:40, 3:30, 3:30, 6:20, 9:10
  • MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE: 11:55, 3:00, 6:10, 6:10, 9:15, 9:15
  • PETER RABBIT: 11:45, 12:35, 2:10, 3:05, 3:05, 4:35, 5:35, 5:35, 8:00, 8:00
  • SHAPE OF WATER: 11:45, 2:40, 5:35, 8:30, 8:30
  • THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI: 12:55, 6:15
  • WINCHESTER: THE HOUSE THAT GHOSTS BUILT: 1:55, 4:25, 4:25, 6:55, 6:55, 9:25
Mill Creek Cinema
  • 15:17 TO PARIS: 12:00, 2:20, 4:45, 7:10, 9:35
  • CALL ME BY YOUR NAME: 3:35, 9:15
  • FIFTY SHADES FREED: 1:55, 4:25, 6:55, 9:25
  • HOSTILES: 11:45, 2:45, 5:45, 8:45, 8:45
  • I, TONYA: 12:50, 12:50, 6:30, 6:30
  • JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE 2D: 12:30, 3:25, 6:20, 9:10, 9:10
  • MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE: 11:55, 11:55, 3:00, 3:00, 6:05, 6:05, 9:05
  • PETER RABBIT: 12:45, 3:10, 5:35, 8:00
  • SHAPE OF WATER: 12:40, 6:10
  • THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI: 3:30, 3:30, 9:00, 9:00
Minor Theatre
  • CALL ME BY YOUR NAME: 1:30, 8:00
  • DARKEST HOUR: 5:00
  • PHANTOM THREAD: 1:00, 4:15, 7:30
  • THE SHAPE OF WATER: 2:00, 5:30, 8:30