(VIDEO) THURSDAY LOWDOWN: Sun Hop Fat in Arcata

After years as Northern California’s most prominent (only?) Ethiopian jazz group, Sun Hop Fat will groove up The Jam Thursday night.

Events

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Compost Mountain Boys
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free
Fine local bluegrass.
668-4151 / music@madriverbrewing.com / Web site / View Comments

The Highway Poets
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company, Arcata / 8-11 p.m. / Free All Ages
Americana, rock, soul band.
826-7222 / Web site / View Comments

Women in Jeopardy!
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $17 / $10 Thursdays
Thelma and Louise meets The First Wives Club in this fun and flirtatious comedy. Divorcées Mary and Jo are suspicious of their friend Liz’s new dentist boyfriend. He’s not just a weirdo; he may be a serial killer!
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Nintendo Night
E&O Lanes / 8 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+
Featuring Mario Kart and Super Smash Bros on N64.
825-9160 / View Comments

Sun Hop Fat, Boa, Helekinetic
The Jam / 9 p.m. / $10
“For years Sun Hop Fat has been at the forefront of introducing the unique sounds of Ethiopian Jazz to the masses. The music blends the rhythms of traditional American funk (James Brown, Parliament) and jazz (Yusef Lateef, Miles Davis) with harmonies and melodies from East Africa.”
822-4766 / Web site / View Comments

Arcata Challenge Course
Arcata Community Forest / 8 a.m.-5 p.m. / $40
Fun-filled outdoor adventure focusing on team building, skill development and environmental education.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Cribbage Club
Moose Lodge / 6:15 p.m. / $8
Muggins! Get your weekly crib on.
444-3161 / View Comments

Open Mic with Mike Anderson
Old Town Coffee And Chocolates (Old Town) / 6:30-8:30 p.m. / Free
Usually some singer/guitarists, a couple spoken word guys and then that one wildcard oddity that makes you go “hmm.”
445-8600 / OldTownCoffeeEureka@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Redwood Fusion Partner Dance
Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7-10 p.m. / $5
Join us for a weekly night of fun and social partner dance. Every Thursday Night.
616-6876 / Web site / View Comments

Open Mic
Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.
Perform yer stuff. Make some chums.
822-3453 / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke w/ KJ Leonard
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 8 p.m.
When selecting your song, please keep in mind your audience would like to dance.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

Rude Lion Sound
Sidelines / 9:30 p.m. / 21+
Hip hop krunkage for your butt.
822-0919 / View Comments

Young MediaMakers Call for Entries
See Event Description / 11:59 p.m.-midnight / Free / Free all young mediamakers
The Young MediaMakers 18th Big Screen Showcase is now open.
768-1738 / bad@humboldt1.com / Web site / View Comments

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • ANNIHILATION: 3:45, 9:10
  • A WRINKLE IN TIME 2D: 12:00, 2:45, 5:30, 8:10
  • A WRINKLE IN TIME 3D: 1:05, 6:30
  • BLACK PANTHER 2D: 11:50, 3:00, 6:10, 9:15
  • DEATH WISH: 1:30, 4:05, 6:50, 9:30
  • GAME NIGHT: 1:40, 4:10, 9:20
  • GREATEST SHOWMAN, THE: 12:45, 6:15
  • GRINGO: 12:30, 3:15, 6:00, 8:40
  • HURRICANE HEIST, THE: 1:45, 4:20, 6:55, 9:25
  • PETER RABBIT: 12:35, 3:05, 5:35, 8:00
  • RED SPARROW: 11:45, 2:50, 5:55, 9:05
  • SHAPE OF WATER: 3:20, 8:50
  • STRANGERS: PREY AT NIGHT: 12:40, 2:55, 5:10, 7:25, 9:40
  • THOROUGHBREDS: 12:55, 4:15, 6:35, 8:55
  • TOMB RAIDER: 7:00
  • TOMB RAIDER 2D: 7:00
Mill Creek Cinema
  • A WRINKLE IN TIME 2D: 3:15, 5:55
  • A WRINKLE IN TIME 3D: 8:35
  • BLACK PANTHER 2D: 3:05, 6:10, 9:15
  • DEATH WISH: 4:05, 9:25
  • GAME NIGHT: 3:50, 6:25, 8:55
  • GRINGO: 3:25, 6:05, 8:45
  • HURRICANE HEIST, THE: 4:00, 6:35, 9:10
  • RED SPARROW: 2:40, 5:50, 9:00
  • STRANGERS: PREY AT NIGHT: 2:50, 5:05, 7:20, 9:35
  • TOMB RAIDER: 7:00
  • TOMB RAIDER 2D: 7:00
Minor Theatre
  • ANNIHILATION: 3:00, 6:00, 9:00
  • A WRINKLE IN TIME: 2:00, 5:30, 8:20
  • BLACK PANTHER: 2:30, 6:30, 9:45