FRIDAY LOWDOWN: Two Cheers for Outer Space

Two years in and still out of this world. Outer Space, Arcata’s most formidable all-ages venue, celebrates two trips around the sun Friday with a band handful including 4TheMasses, Wet Spot, Sarah Torres and Cousin Adam, and Word Humboldt. Details on that and other end o’ the week joys in your Lowdown listings below.

Events

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Outer Space Two Year Anniversary Party & Local Showcase!
Outer Space / 7-10 p.m. / $5 / $20 Sliding scale
Outer Space is turning two! Thank you to everyone for being with us these past two years, it’s been amazing and we couldn’t have done it without all your support.
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The Fickle Hill Band
Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge / 7:30-10 p.m. / Free / 21+
The Fickle Hill Billies feature original tunes that blend grooving rock-n-roll with psychedelic flavored jams reminiscent of the 60’s “San Francisco Sound.”
444-3344 / specialevents.eaglehouse@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Taking Steps
Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m.
The Pines is an estate with a lot of history. After all, it’s a former brothel—sorry: a haunted former brothel. But over one madcap evening of abandoned spouses, suicide notes, sleeping pills, and seduction by a ghost, The Pines is going to be unforgettable for an entirely new reason.
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Bin Huang
Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8 p.m. / $33
One of the most outstanding violinists from China, Bin Huang made her mark in the musical world when at age fourteen she won the Junior Wieniawski International Violin Competition in Poland, sharing First Prize with Maxim Vengerov.
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

Three Fancy Boys and a Savage Henry
Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / $10 / 18+
Three of the best bay comedians bring their Fancy Boys show to Savage Henry. Chad Opitz, Josh Argyle and Steve Auburne headline a night of laughs.
845-8864 / editor@savagehenrymagazine.com / Web site / View Comments

Money
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m.
Humboldt County’s own homegrown Pink Floyd tribute.
826-2739 / 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

Pre-game Game Night
Arts and Drafts / 6-9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Come to Arts & Drafts every Friday to pre-game and game-game before your weekend shenanigans. Plenty of games on tap, or bring your own and make friends!
798-6329 / Info@artsanddraftseureka.com / Web site / View Comments

Zumba Kids and Kids Jr.
See Event Description / 6-6:55 p.m. / $5 / $8 At the door
Zumba Kids and Kids JR> Come dance with lights and fun music, every Friday night!
725-3300 / ecooper@ervmgc.com / Web site / View Comments

The Short Story Short
Access Humboldt Community Media Center / 6-8 p.m. / Free / 18+
Five local authors perform their short stories for our TV cameras. David Holper, Margo Genger, Jeff DeMark, “Doc” Stull and Neil Tarpey will delight and entertain you with their diminutive tales.
476-1798 / info@accesshumboldt.net / Web site / View Comments

LD51
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free
Jazz improv.
668-4151 / Web site / View Comments

Winter Beer Tasting
Papa Wheelies Pub / 7 p.m.-midnight / $10 / $20 With no 22oz.
It’s that time of year again! Dust off whatever beer you’ve been collecting or stop by the store and pick up a seasonal 22oz beer of your liking, make it a special choice for this is a special event!
630-5084 / View Comments

Native Gardens
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-9:30 p.m. / $18 / $16 Students/Seniors
Pablo and Tania have thriving careers and a baby on the way. Frank and Virginia have a prize-winning English garden. Cultures clash and laughs fly when a disputed fence-line blows up into a full blown border war in this hilarious new comedy.
442-6278 / northcoastrepertory@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Inscrutable Rabbit
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 8-10 p.m. / $2.99 / 18+
Original songs, spoken word, surreal stories with Jeff and Paul DeMark and Mark Jeffares and Jeff Krider of The Trouble.
630-5000 / jeffdemark@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

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

The Undercovers
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
Humboldt’s hardest working cover band.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

Dr. Squid
Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
“Dr. Squid performs the greatest dance music from the last 50 years of rock and roll as well as jazz standards and a bit of country music.”
572-6495 / karlaramirez@bearrivercasino.com / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke
Central Station / 9 p.m.
Again, you know what karaoke is.
839-2013 / 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
  • A DOG’S WAY HOME: 12:15, 12:15, 5:25, 5:25
  • AQUAMAN 2D: 11:35, 2:45, 5:55, 9:05, 9:05
  • A STAR IS BORN: 2:55, 5:55, 5:55, 8:55, 8:55
  • FAVOURITE, THE: 11:45, 11:45, 5:00, 7:50
  • GLASS: 12:10, 3:10, 6:10, 9:10
  • GREEN BOOK: 12:05, 12:05, 3:00, 6:00, 6:00, 9:00, 9:00
  • KID WHO WOULD BE KING: 12:00, 2:50, 2:50, 5:45, 5:45, 8:30, 8:30
  • MARY POPPINS RETURNS: 11:40, 2:40, 2:40, 5:40, 5:40, 8:40, 8:40
  • MISS BALA: 1:45, 1:45, 4:20, 4:20, 6:55, 9:30
  • RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET 2D: 12:20
  • SERENITY: 1:40, 4:15, 6:50, 9:25
  • SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE 2D: 2:35, 7:55
  • STAN & OLLIE: 2:30
  • THE DESTROYER: 12:30, 3:30, 6:25, 9:15
  • UPSIDE, THE: 12:35, 3:25, 6:20, 9:20
Mill Creek Cinema
  • FAVOURITE, THE: 12:15, 3:05, 5:55, 8:45
  • GLASS: 12:10, 3:10, 6:10, 9:10
  • GREEN BOOK: 12:05, 3:00, 6:00, 9:00
  • KID WHO WOULD BE KING: 12:00, 12:00, 2:50, 2:50, 5:40, 8:25
  • MARY POPPINS RETURNS: 11:35, 2:30, 5:30, 5:30, 8:30, 8:30
  • SERENITY: 1:55, 1:55, 4:30, 7:00, 9:30
  • SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE 2D: 11:55, 2:40, 2:40, 5:20, 5:20, 8:10, 8:10
  • UPSIDE, THE: 12:45, 3:35, 6:30, 6:30, 9:20
Minor Theatre
  • GLASS: 3:00, 6:10, 9:20
  • IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK: 5:30
  • STAN & OLLIE: 5:00
  • THE FAVOURITE: 2:30, 8:30
  • VICE: 1:45, 7:45