Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir

The spirit-filled Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir sings with the award-winning blues singer Earl Thomas.

For over 20 years, the Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir has sung out its message of faith, hope, love and joy. The 80-voice choir serves the North Coast region by singing at community events, fundraising benefits, memorials, churches, and for inmates at the Humboldt County jail.

Earl Thomas will sing selections from his “Plantation Gospel” CD. Thomas’ roots are from Pikeville, Tennessee blues and gospel. In his professional career, he has combined blues, rock, soul, gospel, and R&B, to meld a sound uniquely Earl Thomas. Thomas tours extensively in the United States and Europe, and has produced numerous CDs of his music. See

This year, instead of culminating their season with the Community Prayer Breakfast, the Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir is performing at the Arkley Center for the Performing Arts, a theatre known for the wonderful atmosphere and excellent acoustics.

The Rejoicing in Song concert will be filmed and recorded in order to produce a CD and DVD, and the choir will perform in colorful robes designed and made locally. Jim Hubbard directs the Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir; the band is lead by Bob Ebenstein. The Arcata Interfaith Youth Gospel Choir will perform a selection with the adult choir. Hors d’oeuvres and a no host bar will be available at a 6 PM Reception, and during Intermission. See

There will be a reception at 6 PM before the performance.

To order tickets, contact: 
The Arkley Center for the Performing Arts 
412 G Street, Eureka, CA 95501 
Ticket Phone: 707-442-1956 
Box Office Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 11am-5pm 
Or order online at

Ticket Prices: 
General admission (no reserved seating): $16 
Included in all prices is The Arkley Center Preservation Fee. 
There will be no refunds for unused tickets.


  • $16

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