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Humboldt County Fair: Date Night
Humboldt County Fairgrounds / noon-10 p.m.
Complete the Date Night Challenge Tasks with your special someone or your bestie for your chance to win great prizes! Take a photo of you completing each of the 4 Date Night Challenge Tasks, tag the Humboldt County Fair an any Social for your chance to win!
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Eureka Friday Night Market
Old Town Eureka / 5-8 p.m.
On Friday evenings in summer the City of Eureka closes the streets to traffic and transforms several city blocks of Old Town into THE place to meet up with friends and neighbors- in a friendly, festive atmosphere. Friday Night Market has it all.
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Vert and Distort Vol. II
RampArt Skatepark / 6-11:59 p.m. / $15 / $35 all three days
Humboldt County, as beautiful and awe inspiring as it is, holds heavy racial tensions and emotional scars from the past and present. This event will introduce as well as acquaint the new students and general public of the experiences and realities of living in Humboldt County as a minority.
vertanddistortfest@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Rebecca Lawton: The Oasis This Time
Northtown Books / 7-9 p.m.
Fluvial geologist and former Colorado River guide Rebecca Lawton follows species both human and wild to their watery roots—in warming deserts, near rising Pacific tides, on endangered, tapped-out rivers, and in growing urban ecosystems.
822-2834 / info@northtownbooks.com / Web site / View Comments

Summer Superheroes Camp SCRAP
SCRAP Humboldt / 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. / $175 / $150 sibling
School’s out, so Camp SCRAP is in!
822-2452 / education@scraphumboldt.org / Web site / View Comments

Arcata Community Wellness Garden Drop-In Volunteer Time
See Event Description / 11 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free
269-7073 / garden@opendoorhealth.com / Web site / View Comments

New Student Bike Ride
Center Activities, HSU Campus / 6-8 p.m. / Free / 18+
826-3357 / cntract@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

The Tidepool High Divers
Cafe Brio / 6:30-8:30 p.m. / Free
497-4160 / donovanskweir@sbcglobal.net / View Comments

Fourth Friday Flicks: Tom Jones
Westhaven Center for the Arts / 7-9 p.m. / $5 / $None slding scale
Friday, August 23rd at 7:00 p.m. Westhaven Center for the Arts’ Fourth Friday Flicks presents the film classic, “Tom Jones”, a 1963 British classic that stars Albert Finney and Susannah York in John Osburn’s adaptation of novelist’s Henry Fielding’s story.
677-9493 / View Comments

Friday Night Flicks at the Ballpark
Arcata Ball Park / 7:30-10 p.m. / Free
Admission is free for this family friendly event. Gates open at 7:30 p.m. and movies begin at sunset. Friday, August 23 features The Goonies and Friday, September 6 the feature is to be announced.
822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site / View Comments

Twilight Walks at the Arcata Marsh
Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary / 7:30-8:30 p.m. / Free
Local naturalist Alexa DeJoannis will lead a casual exploration of our local gem on behalf of Friends of the Arcata Marsh.
202-288-5174 / View Comments

Friday Night Market Afterparty Ft. Justin Time Band
Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge / 7:30-10 p.m. / 21+
444-3344 / specialevents.eaglehouse@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Live Music :: George Mooney
Gyppo Ale Mill / 8-10 p.m. / Free
986-7700 / family@gyppo.com / Web site / View Comments

George Mooney
Gyppo Ale Mill / 8-10 p.m.
Mooney plays instrumental music on guitar and violin from a variety of times and places- Baroque tunes, modern compositions, Latin American waltzes, tangos and choros, covers of pop tunes, some improvisation.
986-7700 / family@gyppo.com / Web site / View Comments

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

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

Beer Scouts Rock Six Rivers Brewery!
Six Rivers Brewery / 9-11:30 p.m. / Free / 21+
839-7580 / info@beerscoutsband.com / Web site / View Comments

Nighthawk
Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
NightHawk is a Humboldt County Rock Band, dedicated to creating music that makes you want to dance! From classic rock to R&B to country rock to blues.
499-6538 / karlaramirez@bearrivercasino.com / Web site / View Comments

Rockstar Karaoke
Central Station / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
You may sing now.
839-2013 / View Comments

Comedian Mateen Stewart
Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / $10 / 18+
Mateen Stewart has appeared in several on-screen roles with the likes of Ben Stiller, Ken Marino and Ron Hubel. He has been featured in a national McDonalds commercial and has also appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Last Week Tonight and HGTV.
845-8864 / editor@savagehenrymagazine.com / Web site / View Comments

Spirit Notes, Los Dune Bums, Blood Hunny
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 9:30 p.m. / Free / 21+
Local bands!
630-5000 / jal845@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

KEET: Daryl Hall & John Oats Live in Dublin
KEET-TV / 10-11:30 p.m. / Free
445-0813 / veurs@keet-tv.org / 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
  • OVERCOMER: 11:50, 2:40, 5:30, 8:20
Minor Theatre
  • GOOD BOYS: 4:30, 7:00, 10:00
  • ONCE UPON A TIME … IN HOLLYWOOD: 9:30
  • THE NIGHTINGALE: 2:15, 5:45, 9:00
  • WHERE’D YOU GO, BERNADETTE: 4:00, 7:15