LOWDOWN LOOKAHEAD!

You love fun! You love community! You love Humboldt!

Thus, in an attempt to make sure you miss zero joy opportunities, LoCO offers you this Lowdown Lookahead, a master list of all the Lowdown “red lined” events into the foreseeable future. You’re welcome! Scroll around for info on notable upcoming gatherings. 

FRIDAY, JUL. 29

Humboldt Crabs vs. PUF Capitalists
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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Moon Over Buffalo
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-10 p.m. / $16 / $13 students and seniors
“Two washed-up stars make one last desperate attempt at fame and fortune in this madcap farce, written by Ken Ludwig.”
442-6278 / ncrt@sonic.net / Web site / View Comments

Five Lesbians Eating a Quiche
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15 / $10 Thursdays
“It’s 1956 and the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein are having their annual breakfast. Will they be able to keep their cool when Communists threaten their idyllic town? This hilariously absurd, campy comedy was the winner of the 2012 NYC International Fringe Festival.”
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Hunter and the Dirty Jacks
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $10
“Hand-crafted California rock and roll like smoky whiskey with phosphorescent ice cubes in a blues-tinted glass.”
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SATURDAY, JUL. 30

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Vintage Soul. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
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Preview the New Waterfront Trail
Elk River Access Area, Hikshari’ Trail / 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
“Be one of the first to preview the new waterfront trail being built along Humboldt Bay. Tour starts at the Elk River Access Area, Hikshari’ Trail at the foot of Truesdale behind Shamus T-Bones. Bring friends and family.”
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Nights for Nonprofits: Screenagers (2016)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6:30 p.m.
“Brought to you by The Multi-Generational Center. SCREENAGERS (2014) probes into the vulnerable corners of family life, including the director’s own, and depicts messy struggles, over social media, video games, academics and internet addiction.”
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Crabs vs. PUF Capitalists
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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Five Lesbians Eating a Quiche
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15 / $10 Thursdays
“It’s 1956 and the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein are having their annual breakfast. Will they be able to keep their cool when Communists threaten their idyllic town? This hilariously absurd, campy comedy was the winner of the 2012 NYC International Fringe Festival.”
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Moon Over Buffalo
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-10 p.m. / $16 / $13 students and seniors
“Two washed-up stars make one last desperate attempt at fame and fortune in this madcap farce, written by Ken Ludwig.”
442-6278 / ncrt@sonic.net / Web site / View Comments

SUNDAY, JUL. 31

Humboldt Crabs vs. PUF Capitalists
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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Moon Over Buffalo
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 2-4 p.m. / $16 / $13 students and seniors
“Two washed-up stars make one last desperate attempt at fame and fortune in this madcap farce, written by Ken Ludwig.”
442-6278 / ncrt@sonic.net / Web site / View Comments

The Dark Crystal (1982)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 5:30 p.m. / $5
Another world, another time … in the age of wonder. Freak your kids out.
822-1220 / Web site / View Comments

MONDAY, AUG. 1

Plastic Crimewave Syndicate
Richard’s Goat Tavern and Tea Room / 9-11:59 p.m.
Cosmik-free-punk quartet.
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Jerry Garcia Birthday Celebration
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $8 / 21+
With local cover band Miracle Show and friends.
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TUESDAY, AUG. 2

Humboldt Crabs vs. Bercovich Baseball
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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WEDNESDAY, AUG. 3

Humboldt Crabs vs. Bercovich Baseball
Arcata Ball Park / 7 p.m. / $9
Your hometown team whoops up on some out-of-town bums.
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THURSDAY, AUG. 4

Humboldt Crabs Invitational Tournament
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9
Featuring the Crabs, Auburn Wildcats, Alameda Merchants and Solano Mudcats.
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Blitzen Trapper
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $15 / 21+
“Over the course of 15 years and seven full-length albums, Blitzen Trapper has crafted one of the more compelling and varied catalogs in contemporary rock and roll.”
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FRIDAY, AUG. 5

Humboldt Crabs Invitational Tournament
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9
Featuring the Crabs, Auburn Wildcats, Alameda Merchants and Solano Mudcats.
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Tales of a Sexual Tomboy
Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $12
“The show is a raucous one-woman comedy about a horny tomboy, equipped with bad boundaries from her hippie upbringing, looking for empowerment in all the wrong places.”
822-1575 / Web site / View Comments

Moon Over Buffalo
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-10 p.m. / $16 / $13 students and seniors
“Two washed-up stars make one last desperate attempt at fame and fortune in this madcap farce, written by Ken Ludwig.”
442-6278 / ncrt@sonic.net / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, AUG. 6

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Motherlode. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
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Buddy Brown Blues Festival
Perigot Park (Blue Lake) / 11 a.m.-6 p.m. / $10 / Free kids under 12 free! / $12 at gate / $10 in advance
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Humboldt Crabs Invitational Tournament
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9
Featuring the Crabs, Auburn Wildcats, Alameda Merchants and Solano Mudcats.
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Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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Moon Over Buffalo
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-10 p.m. / $16 / $13 students and seniors
“Two washed-up stars make one last desperate attempt at fame and fortune in this madcap farce, written by Ken Ludwig.”
442-6278 / ncrt@sonic.net / Web site / View Comments

Tales of a Sexual Tomboy
Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $12
“The show is a raucous one-woman comedy about a horny tomboy, equipped with bad boundaries from her hippie upbringing, looking for empowerment in all the wrong places.”
822-1575 / Web site / View Comments

SUNDAY, AUG. 7

Humboldt Crabs Invitational Tournament
Arcata Ball Park / 12:30 p.m. / $9
Featuring the Crabs, Auburn Wildcats, Alameda Merchants and Solano Mudcats.
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Moon Over Buffalo
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 2-4 p.m. / $16 / $13 students and seniors
“Two washed-up stars make one last desperate attempt at fame and fortune in this madcap farce, written by Ken Ludwig.”
442-6278 / ncrt@sonic.net / Web site / View Comments

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 10

Peter Bradley Adams
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m.
“Originally from Birmingham, Alabama, Peter Bradley Adams was one half of the duo, Eastmountainsouth, signed by Robbie Robertson (The Band) to Dreamworks records in 2002.”
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THURSDAY, AUG. 11

Hard Working Americans
Humboldt Brews / 8 p.m. / $35 / 21+
“It is rock’n’roll music, past, present and future, and that’s no dream, it’s just a fact.” Featuring Todd Snider, Dave Schools, Neal Casal, Chad Staehly, Duane Trucks and Jesse Aycock.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Moon Over Buffalo
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-10 p.m. / $16 / $13 students and seniors
“Two washed-up stars make one last desperate attempt at fame and fortune in this madcap farce, written by Ken Ludwig.”
442-6278 / ncrt@sonic.net / Web site / View Comments

FRIDAY, AUG. 12

Love and Theft, McKenna Faith
Bear River Casino Hotel / 6 p.m. / $35
“They were nominated for Vocal Duo of The Year for the third consecutive year at the 2014 CMA awards, and in February of this year they released their boundary-pushing new album, Whiskey On My Breath.”
733-9644 / 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

Moon Over Buffalo
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-10 p.m. / $16 / $13 students and seniors
“Two washed-up stars make one last desperate attempt at fame and fortune in this madcap farce, written by Ken Ludwig.”
442-6278 / ncrt@sonic.net / Web site / View Comments

Johnny Cash Tribute
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9-11 p.m.
“James Garner’s Tribute to Johnny Cash celebrates the life and music of the Man in Black with strong conviction and stunning accuracy.”
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, AUG. 13

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Falling Rocks. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
441-9999 / Web site / View Comments

Moon Over Buffalo
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8-10 p.m. / $16 / $13 students and seniors
“Two washed-up stars make one last desperate attempt at fame and fortune in this madcap farce, written by Ken Ludwig.”
442-6278 / ncrt@sonic.net / Web site / View Comments

SUNDAY, AUG. 14

Ben Sollee
Humboldt Brews / 8 p.m. / $15 / 21+
“Over the 6 years following the release of his debut record, Learning to Bend, Sollee has told an unconventional story with his rugged cello playing.”
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THURSDAY, AUG. 18

‘Super Diamond’ Opening Night Concert
Humboldt County Fairgrounds / 7-10 p.m. / $8 / $4 Children 6-12 / $6 Seniors 62+ / $8 Persons 13-61
Super Diamond, a Neil Diamond tribute band is going to rock the grandstands.
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FRIDAY, AUG. 19

McKinleyville Arts Night
McKinleyville Business Dist. / 6-8 p.m.
Celebration of arts, food and fun in McKinleyville held the third Friday of each month.
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SATURDAY, AUG. 20

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Horn Band. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
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THURSDAY, AUG. 25

Trout Steak Revival
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $10 / 21+
“Trout Steak Revival has earned a place in the mountain states bluegrass scene, performing to sold-out audiences, winning the 2014 Telluride Bluegrass Festival Band Competition, appearing on the Today Show in 2015, and even winning an Emmy Award for a soundtrack with Rocky Mountain PBS.”
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FRIDAY, AUG. 26

Black Uhuru
Humboldt Brews / 10 p.m.
“Derrick “Duckie” Simpson the “Gong Gong Gullie” is the founder and leader. Although going through numerous lead singers and musicians they have remained to be one of the most recognized and prolific reggae band for over 50 years.”
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SATURDAY, AUG. 27

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Pan Dulce. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
441-9999 / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, SEP. 3

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by TBA. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
441-9999 / Web site / View Comments

Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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FRIDAY, SEP. 9

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

SATURDAY, SEP. 10

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Kenny Ray & the Mighty Rovers. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
441-9999 / Web site / View Comments

FRIDAY, SEP. 16

McKinleyville Arts Night
McKinleyville Business Dist. / 6-8 p.m.
Celebration of arts, food and fun in McKinleyville held the third Friday of each month.
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SATURDAY, SEP. 17

Cheech and Chong
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 8 p.m.
Grammy award-winning comedy duo known for enjoying marijuana.
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SATURDAY, SEP. 24

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Cold Blue Water. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
441-9999 / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, OCT. 1

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Blue Rhythm Revue. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
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Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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SATURDAY, OCT. 8

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by TBA. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
441-9999 / Web site / View Comments

MONDAY, OCT. 10

FRIDAY, OCT. 14

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

SATURDAY, OCT. 15

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Delta Nationals. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
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FRIDAY, OCT. 21

McKinleyville Arts Night
McKinleyville Business Dist. / 6-8 p.m.
Celebration of arts, food and fun in McKinleyville held the third Friday of each month.
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SATURDAY, OCT. 22

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Striped Pig String Band. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
441-9999 / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, OCT. 29

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Bayou Swamis. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
441-9999 / Web site / View Comments

SATURDAY, NOV. 5

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by TBA. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
441-9999 / Web site / View Comments

Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka’s monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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FRIDAY, NOV. 11

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

SATURDAY, NOV. 12

Arcata Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Music by Bump Foundation. Featuring the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, plants, meats and other wonderful products.
441-9999 / Web site / View Comments

FRIDAY, NOV. 18

McKinleyville Arts Night
McKinleyville Business Dist. / 6-8 p.m.
Celebration of arts, food and fun in McKinleyville held the third Friday of each month.
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