FRIDAY LOWDOWN: Sublime, Cypress Hill in Blue Lake This Weekend

It’s going to be a busy weekend out in Blue Lake where one and all are invited to make long-term temple art commitments during the 10th annual Inked Hearts Tattoo Expo featuring numerous in-demand tattoo artists from around the globe. As part of the festivities, Blue Lake Casino will also host a pair of musical groups whose songs have provided the soundtracks to uncountable Humboldt smoke-out sessions, namely Sublime with Rome (Friday) and Cypress Hill (Saturday). Details on that and more in your Lowdown below.

Events

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2019 Inked Hearts Tattoo Expo
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 11 a.m.
10th Anniversary of Inked Hearts Tattoo Expo! Humboldt’s original Tattoo Expo! 4 days of tattooing, entertainment and afterparties, at Blue Lake Casino!
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

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

Sublime with Rome
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 7 p.m. / $50 / $90 includes Cypress Hill on 2/9 / $60 Day of tickets / 18+
Part of the Inked Hearts Tattoo Expo. Sublime with Rome is a musical collaboration between Eric Wilson, formerly of the American ska punk band Sublime, and singer and guitarist Rome Ramirez.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

HSU Downtown: La Mancha, DJ EastOne
Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / Free
“La Mancha burst on the Humboldt County music scene with a fresh sound representing their influences from Santana and Los Destellos to the ambient sounds of Colombia and Mexico. The show will be documented for possible future release.”
822-1575 / 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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Kaseem Bentley
Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / $10 / 18+
One of the Bay’s best comedians heads north for a night of laughs at the club. SF Weekly has described Bentley’s humor as the “best racial humor you don’t feel guilty laughing at.”
845-8864 / editor@savagehenrymagazine.com / Web site / View Comments

Grivo, Ensemble Economique, CV
The Miniplex at Richards’ Goat Tavern / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / $10 / $7 adv. / 21+
“Austin-based trio GRIVO unleashed their ominously trudging, Slowdive-meets-Catherine Wheel sound with their debut ‘Elude’ in November on the HOLODECK label.”
630-5000 / info@miniplexevents.com / Web site / View Comments

The Rad Trads
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $10 / 21+
They’ve been described as “Wilco at the Circus,”“The Band meets Miles Davis, and “the greatest band you’ve never heard of.” Few can pin down their unique blend of Indie Rock, Americana, and Soul, but everyone agrees, “it’s a damn good time!”
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Own a Business? Own Your Exit. 2019 Program Kick-off
Prosperity Center / 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. / $50
Smart business owners plan their transition from day one…
445-9720 / admin@northcoastsbdc.org / Web site / View Comments

Freaky Friday
See Event Description / 10-2 a.m. / $5 / 21+
497-8966 / natalia.d.nelson@gmail.com / View Comments

Humboldt Marble Weekend
See Event Description / noon-6 p.m. / Free
Come meet marble makers and see the work of glass artists from around the world. There will be live glass blowing demonstrations all day, both days.
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Bill McBride Watercolor and Wine Art
See Event Description / 4-8 p.m. / Free
Watercolors and Wine. Perfectly paired for an evening of fun with Bill as he introduces you to many newly framed pieces of his original watercolor paintings.
498-4089 / Info@BestGrassFedBeef.com / Web site / View Comments

Intro Conversational Spanish
The MGC / 4-4:45 p.m. / Free
Come learn some basic tools to hold a conversation in Spanish!
725-3300 / ecooper@ervmgc.com / Web site / View Comments

Kimber Falls Music
Papa Wheelies Pub / 5 p.m.-midnight
Come enjoy music by Kimber Falls this Friday! She will be playing a variety of music anywhere from blues and bluegrass to pop and hip hop
630-5084 / View Comments

Double the Money Hallabaloo
Bayside Community Hall / 5:30-10 p.m. / $20 / $20 all
The Double the Money Hallabaloo benefit will raise funds for the Bayside Community Hall. Two local bands, Home Cookin’ and The Handshakers, will present an evening of music and dance.
845-5524 / margaret.gainer@gmail.com / View Comments

Healing Broths
Center Activities, HSU Campus / 6-7:30 p.m. / $30 / $25 HSU Students
826-3357 / cntract@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Kaptain Kirk’s Kosmic Koncoction
Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m.
After a long hiatus….blah, blah, blah…. the Kaptain has returned…yada, yada, yada… to do his thing…..which of course is….. Well, y’all know what that is.
668-4151 / 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

Arts! Arcata: February is for Lovers!
Arcata Plaza / 6-9 p.m.
822-4500 / arcatamainstreet@gmail.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

Dominic Romano and Nate Zwerdling
Bubbles, Arcata / 6:15-8:15 p.m. / Free
Usually playing together in popular local folk quartet “The Gatehouse Well”, Nate and Dominic will now be striking boldly out to put on a show as a duo.
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South Georgia Island: Remote, Wild and (Almost) Recovered
Six Rivers Masonic Lodge / 7-8:30 p.m. / Free
Redwood Region Audubon Society invites you to join Andrea Tuttle for an armchair trip to South Georgia Island aboard the National Geographic Explorer.
daseeger@gmail.com / Web site / 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

Absinthe Trio
Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge / 8-11 p.m. / Free / 21+
Humboldt favs.
444-3344 / specialevents.eaglehouse@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Sansfü (Absynth Trio)
Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge / 8-11 p.m. / Free / 21+
“Bringing back original sounds before they erupt unrecognizably.”
444-3344 / Web site / View Comments

HSU Honors Recital
Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-10 p.m. / $5 HSU Students with ID / $5 Child / $10 General
826-3531 / mus@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 8 p.m. / $5
Film adaptation of Hunter S. Thompson’s 1971 novel Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

Cold Light of Day
Blondies Food and Drink / 8 p.m. / Free
Rock, country, folk.
822-3453 / Coldlightofdaymusic@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.
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Backstreet Band
See Event Description / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
Performing outstanding Rock n’ Roll in the Humboldt county area since 1979,The Backstreet Band plays everything from Tom Petty to the Beatles, and Bob Dylan to Bad Company, as well a variety of other classics.
572-6495 / karlaramirez@bearrivercasino.com / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke
Central Station / 9 p.m.
Again, you know what karaoke is.
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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
  • AQUAMAN 2D: 11:50, 2:55, 6:05
  • A STAR IS BORN: 5:40, 8:45
  • COLD PURSUIT: 12:45, 3:35, 6:25, 9:15
  • GLASS: 12:10, 3:10, 6:10, 9:10
  • GREEN BOOK: 5:25, 8:25
  • KID WHO WOULD BE KING: 12:05, 2:50
  • LEGO MOVIE 2: THE SECOND PART 2D: 1:05, 2:20, 3:40, 4:55, 6:15, 8:50
  • LEGO MOVIE 2: THE SECOND PART 3D: 11:45, 7:30
  • MISS BALA: 1:45, 4:20, 6:55, 9:30
  • PRODIGY, THE: 12:15, 2:30, 4:50, 7:15, 9:35
  • SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE 2D: 11:55, 2:40
  • THE DESTROYER: 9:10
  • THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD: 12:00, 3:00, 6:00, 9:00
  • UPSIDE, THE: 12:35, 3:25, 6:20, 9:20
  • WHAT MEN WANT: 12:20, 3:05, 5:55, 8:40
Mill Creek Cinema
  • GREEN BOOK: 3:00, 9:00
  • KID WHO WOULD BE KING: 12:00, 2:50, 5:40, 8:25
  • LEGO MOVIE 2: THE SECOND PART 2D: 11:50, 1:10, 2:25, 3:45, 6:20, 7:30, 8:50
  • LEGO MOVIE 2: THE SECOND PART 3D: 4:55
  • MARY POPPINS RETURNS: 12:05, 6:00
  • PRODIGY, THE: 12:10, 2:30, 4:50, 7:10, 9:30
  • SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE 2D: 11:55, 2:40, 5:20, 8:10
  • UPSIDE, THE: 1:05, 3:50, 6:35, 9:20
  • WHAT MEN WANT: 12:55, 3:40, 6:25, 9:10
Minor Theatre
  • 2019 OSCAR SHORTS: ANIMATED: 5:00, 10:20
  • 2019 OSCAR SHORTS: LIVE ACTION: 1:45, 7:30
  • GLASS: 2:15, 5:30, 8:45
  • THE LEGO MOVIE 2: THE SECOND PART: 3:45, 6:30, 9:15