(VIDEO) THURSDAY LOWDOWN: ‘Psychedelic Space Pop’ in Old Town

Denver rock quintet Eldren headline a Thursday night band hat trick at The Siren’s Song Tavern which also features locals Strix Vega and Leone

Events

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‘A Magical Evening’ Benefit for Special Olympics
Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 6 p.m. / $25
A magic and entertainment feast for your eyes with illusionist Garry Carson. The whole family can laugh and enjoy his hilarious, mind-boggling and engaging show together.
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Opioid Crisis Town Hall
Sequoia Conference Center / 6:30 p.m.
Senator Mike McGuire and Humboldt County Supervisor Virginia Bass are bringing together an impressive group of statewide experts, health professionals, local leaders and addiction specialists to hear about progress being made to combat the ongoing opioid crisis on the North Coast.
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Urinetown: The Musical
Arcata High School / 7-9:30 p.m. / $15 / $15 General / $12 Students / $5 Students Opening Night / $10 General Opening Night
“The Arcata Arts Institute Presents the three-time Tony Award winning contemporary comedy, “Urinetown: the Musical,” where water is worth its weight in gold. Music and lyrics by Mark Hollman and book and lyrics by Greg Kotis. Directed by Jo Kuzelka and Melanie Zapper.”
825-2401 / aaitheater@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Shrek the Musical
Eureka High School Auditorium / 7:30 p.m. / $10 / $8 students
“Come on out to see the family-friendly show, Shrek the Musical, presented by the Eureka High School Players. This fractured fairy tale turns the princess and ogre myths inside out and shows that people should be judged by their deeds and hearts, not by their looks.”
476-1735 / vossn@eurekacityschools.org / View Comments

HSU Choirs Concert
Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-10 p.m. / Free HSU Students with ID / $5 Senior/Child / $10 General
Please join the HSU Department of Music and choral director Rachel Samet for a special Thursday night concert featuring performances by all four HSU choirs.
823-3531 / patrick@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Absynth Quartet
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company, Arcata / 8-11 p.m. / Free All Ages
Indie-grass band.
826-7222 / Web site / View Comments

Eldren, Strix Vega
The Siren’s Song Tavern / 9 p.m. / $5 / 21+
“Eldren headlines sold out shows in Denver and their genre-bending style allows them to play with a diverse range of musicians.”
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / 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

Call to Artists
Brenda Tuxford Gallery / 4:15-6:15 p.m. / Free
Second Chances: An exhibition that explores personal growth and transformation.
444-0153 / hcteencourt@bgcredwoods.org / Web site / View Comments

Jury Training
See Event Description / 4:15-6:15 p.m.
Teen Court is a real court administered by teens for teens who have chosen to have their cases heard by their peers.
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Pints for Nonprofits
Lost Coast Brewery / 5-8 p.m.
Join us in supporting Humboldt Int’l Film Festival!
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ROOtalks 2018: What the F*** is going on? The Trump Era
Siemens Hall / 5:30-8 p.m. / Free / 18+
Join the Roosevelt Institute’s open forum. The focus is energy and environment but submissions relevant to any of the institute’s causes accepted: democratic access, the economy, education, foreign policy, healthcare and human rights. See Facebook for an updated speaker list.
roosevelthsu@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

The Mutineers
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free
Rock duo.
668-4151 / music@madriverbrewing.com / 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

Working in the Woods: 1936 movie
The Old Steeple / 7-9 p.m. / $10 / $5 students
786-4466 / ferndalemuseum@gmail.com / 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

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

On The Spot #14
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 7-9 p.m. / $7
The fastest growing live Improv comedy show in Humboldt County history is back at it again at the amazing and legendary house of local laughs, The Arcata Theatre Lounge.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

Nintendo Night
E&O Lanes / 8 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+
Don’t game by yourself, come and game with others! Indulge your competitive side and wet your whistle while challenging others to some good old fashioned video gaming on our big screen. Featuring Mario Kart and Super Smash Brothers on N64.
825-9160 / 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

The Young Karl Marx (2018)
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 8-10 p.m. / $8 / $7 advance tickets online
From Oscar nominated Haitian director Raoul Peck (‘I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO’) comes this “audacious, engrossing” biopic about young Marx, his friend and rival Engels, and the birth of an organized labor movement at a time when wealthy elitists profited from under-represented laborers.
630-5000 / info@miniplexevents.com / Web site / View Comments

Blacksage Runners, Ten Foot Tiger
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m.-2 a.m.
Blacksage Runners returns to Humbrews with our friends Ten Foot Tiger!
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

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

Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • A WRINKLE IN TIME 2D: 12:00, 2:45, 5:30, 8:10
  • BLACK PANTHER 2D: 11:50, 3:00, 6:10, 9:15
  • I CAN ONLY IMAGINE: 12:05, 2:45, 5:25, 8:05
  • LOVE, SIMON: 1:00, 3:40, 6:20, 9:00
  • MIDNIGHT SUN: 11:45, 2:00, 4:20, 6:35, 8:50
  • PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING 2D: 12:30, 3:10, 6:30, 9:10
  • PAUL, APOSTLE OF CHRIST: 12:10, 2:50, 5:40, 8:15
  • READY PLAYER ONE 2D: 12:10, 3:20, 4:45, 5:50, 9:00
  • READY PLAYER ONE 3D: 1:30, 8:00
  • SHERLOCK GNOMES 2D: 1:30, 3:45, 6:00, 8:15
  • TOMB RAIDER 2D: 12:55, 3:50, 6:40, 9:30
  • UNSANE: 1:45, 4:15, 6:45, 9:10
Mill Creek Cinema
  • A WRINKLE IN TIME 2D: 3:15, 5:55, 8:35
  • BLACK PANTHER 2D: 3:05, 6:10, 9:15
  • LOVE, SIMON: 4:00, 6:40, 9:20
  • MIDNIGHT SUN: 7:10
  • PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING 2D: 3:10, 6:30
  • PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING 3D: 9:10
  • READY PLAYER ONE 2D: 5:50, 9:00
  • READY PLAYER ONE 3D: 3:20
  • SHERLOCK GNOMES 2D: 3:35, 5:40, 7:55
  • TOMB RAIDER 2D: 3:30, 6:20, 9:05
  • UNSANE: 4:45, 9:30
Minor Theatre
  • A WRINKLE IN TIME: 2:00, 5:00, 8:00
  • READY PLAYER ONE: 2:15, 5:30, 8:45
  • TOMB RAIDER: 3:30, 6:30, 9:30