LOWDOWN LOOKAHEAD!

In an attempt to make sure you miss zero joy opportunities, LoCO offers you this Lowdown Lookahead, a master list of all the Lowdownred lined” events into the foreseeable future. You’re welcome! Scroll around for info on notable upcoming gatherings and/or click “More _____” for full day listings.

SATURDAY, FEB. 23

End of the Run & Steelhead Awards Party
See Event Description / 5-9 p.m. / Free
Join us for the end of the fishing contest and awards ceremony at Mad River Brewing Co., Tap Room in Blue Lake. Organizers of Humboldt Steelhead Days will announce the fishing contest winners.
502-2280 / humboldtsteelheaddays@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Rita Hosking and Sean Feder
The Old Steeple / 7:30-10 p.m. / $25 / $30 At the door
“Northern California’s Rita Hosking sings of forest fires, culture clash, dishes, demolition derbies, black holes and hope.”
786-7030 / ferndalemusic@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

→ MORE TODAY


SUNDAY, FEB. 24

Oscar Party
Logger Bar / 5-8 p.m. / Free / 21+
Walk the red carpet up to the Logger Bar for the 2019 Academy Awards Ceremony!
668-5000 / Web site / View Comments

Necrot, Blood Incantation, DMT, Grumpus
The Siren’s Song Tavern / 7:30 p.m. / $8
“Coming through on an off day from the Decibel Magazine Tour, Necrot returns to Humboldt with Blood Incantation for a night of crushing death metal and punk!”
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE TOMORROW


TUESDAY, FEB. 26

Pandemix, Cross Contamination, Wet Spot
Outer Space / 7-10 p.m. / $5
“Pandemix churns out unapologetic outsider anthems in the tradition of CRASS records bands, with flashes of the angular iconoclastic wit of Flux of Pink Indians or Poison Girls juxtaposed against the jarring and heavy guitar textures of Profane Existence style crust punk.”
outerspacearcata@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy
Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 7 p.m. / $49 / $25 kids
Web site / View Comments

→ MORE TUESDAY


THURSDAY, FEB. 28

Sustainable Futures Speaker Series
Humboldt State University Founders Hall / 5:30-7 p.m. / Free
As part of the Sustainable Futures Speaker Series, panelists Alicia Littletree, Naomi Wagner, and Ellen Taylor will discuss “Women and the Timber Wars: Feminism and the Front Line Struggle to Save the Redwoods.”
826-3653 / envcomm1@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

The Gatehouse Well
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company, Arcata / 8-11 p.m. / Free
Local progressive folk quartet plays tunes at The Redwood Curtain for the first time in almost a year!
826-7222 / thegatehousewell@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Jerry Martien with the Thad Beckman Quartet
Arcata Playhouse / 8-10 p.m. / $15
“Jerry Martien returns to the Arcata Playhouse with Thad Beckman and friends. Country blues backing up story and poems of the dust bowl, climate change, and the emerging crisis of migration and shelter.”
822-1575 / jerrymartien@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Dirty Revival
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $10
Dirty Revival, a seven piece soul/rock band hailing for Portland is quickly gaining notoriety for their inspired songwriting and impressive live performances and has been electrifying stages across the US since 2013.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE THURSDAY


FRIDAY, MAR. 1

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

→ MORE FRIDAY


SATURDAY, MAR. 2

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

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

Deadgrass
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $10
Multi-instrumentalist Matt Turk and Grammy award winner C Lanzbom joined forces to form Deadgrass, a string band adventure through Jerry Garcia’s musical world.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SATURDAY, MARCH 2


SUNDAY, MAR. 3

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 2 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

Masters of Hawaiian Music
Fulkerson Recital Hall / 3 p.m. / $49
(Performances at both 3 and 7:30 p.m.) These three acoustic guitar masters have joined forces to create a soul-stirring celebration of Hawaiian music. Featured regularly at Maui’s renowned “Slack Key Show,” four-time Grammy-winner George Kahumoku Jr. is known as “Hawai‘i’s Renaissance Man.”
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

McKinleyville Land Trust Annual Dinner and Fundraiser
Azaela Hall / 5-9 p.m. / $30 / $15 children / $25 students and seniors
Mike van Hattem, Senior Environmental Scientist with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, will present a talk and slide show entitled, California Species of Special Concern: An Amphibian Perspective, Who They are and Why They Matter.
839-5263 / info@mlandtrust.org / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SUNDAY, MARCH 3


MONDAY, MAR. 4

Shook Twins
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m.
“Critically acclaimed Idaho-born and Portland-based indie outfit Shook Twins draw on the inherent power of the group’s namesake duo—identical twin sisters Katelyn Shook [vocals, guitar] and Laurie Shook [banjo, vocals].”
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE MONDAY, MARCH 4


THURSDAY, MAR. 7

The Humboldt Poetry Show
The Siren’s Song Tavern / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $5
This month we celebrate: International Women’s Month! Come join us for a night of poetry.
496-9404 / vp24@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

→ MORE THURSDAY, MARCH 7


FRIDAY, MAR. 8

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

The T Sisters
The Old Steeple / 7:30-10 p.m. / $25 / $30 At the door
“The T Sisters, born and raised in California and now based in the creative hub of Oakland, embody harmony.”
786-7030 / ferndalemusic@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Evening of Community Singing
HLOC’s The Space / 7:30-9 p.m. / Free
Come sing with us! We (Humboldt SINGS, project of Ink People) host community singing events with the goal of getting us all to connect more with each other through song.
404-229-1812 / tjsapunar@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Pianist Beatrice Rana
Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8 p.m. / $66
At only 24 years old, Italian piano dynamo Beatrice Rana is already dazzling audiences around the world performing with the London Philharmonic, BBC Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra, and Los Angeles Philharmonic.
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

Sam Tallent
Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / $15 / 18+
Known for whip-quick wit and rollicking improvisations, Sam Tallent is one of the sharpest, most original rising talents in comedy today. He has been called “the absurd voice of a surreal generation” by the Denver Post.
845-8864 / editor@savagehenrymagazine.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE FRIDAY, MARCH 8


SATURDAY, MAR. 9

Dancing Stars of Humboldt 2019
Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 7-9 p.m. / $15
Come see the finest dancers in Humboldt performing everything from ballet to hip-hop, jazz, tap, broadway, and more!
888-418-8346 / dancingstarsofhumboldt@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

Sam Tallent
Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / $15 / 18+
Known for whip-quick wit and rollicking improvisations, Sam Tallent is one of the sharpest, most original rising talents in comedy today. He has been called “the absurd voice of a surreal generation” by the Denver Post.
845-8864 / editor@savagehenrymagazine.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SATURDAY, MARCH 9


SUNDAY, MAR. 10

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 2 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

HSU Guest Artist Series
Fulkerson Recital Hall / 2-4 p.m. / $5 HSU Students with ID / $5 Child / $15 General
Chamber musicians and dedicated music educators Artu Duo, comprised of cellist Ruth Marshall and pianist Garret Ross.
826-3531 / patrick@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

Donavon Frankenreiter
Humboldt Brews / 8 p.m. / $20
Donavon Frankenreiter’s new album, “The Heart,” officially marks the start of the singer-songwriter’s second decade as a solo recording artist.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SUNDAY, MARCH 10


MONDAY, MAR. 11

Not-So-Trivial Trivia Night
Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge / 8-10 p.m. / Free
Compete in a unique trivia night relevant to current events and seasonal happenings. Original questions displayed via projector will feature some multimedia identification such as songs, TV/movie scenes, comedians, and more.
444-3344 / jmetz@historiceaglehouse.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE MONDAY, MARCH 11


TUESDAY, MAR. 12

Twiddle, Iya Terra
Humboldt Brews / 8:30 p.m.
With 12 years of relentless touring behind them, Vermont-based rock band Twiddle has built an impressive resume spanning Red Rocks to Bonnaroo, and multiple sellouts of historic rock venues.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE TUESDAY, MARCH 12


WEDNESDAY, MAR. 13

An Evening with Lou Barlow
The Siren’s Song Tavern / 7 p.m. / $25
Lou sez: “In 2019, I continue my small space 7:30 showtime tour. I did this throughout 2018 and it was really good. The general set-length seems to be about 2 1/2 hours which is what it takes to play the requests I get and the corners of my catalogue I like to touch on every night.”
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13


THURSDAY, MAR. 14

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

→ MORE THURSDAY, MARCH 14


FRIDAY, MAR. 15

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

→ MORE FRIDAY, MARCH 15


SATURDAY, MAR. 16

Everybody
Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 Thursdays
This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find life.
Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SATURDAY, MARCH 16


SUNDAY, MAR. 17

Mariachi Herencia de México
Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 7 p.m. / $39 / $29 kids
Mariachi Herencia de México, a remarkable ensemble of students from Chicago’s immigrant barrios ranging in age from 11 to 18, scored a surprise hit with their debut album of traditional Mexican music.
Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SUNDAY, MARCH 17


SUNDAY, MAR. 24

Any One of Us: Words from Women In Prison
The Sanctuary / 5-7 p.m. / $12 / $10 Students
Collection of stories from the raw voices of fierceness and honesty written by the original 15 women combined with writing from women in prisons across the nation moving forward toward healing, understanding, and change.
496-9404 / vp24@humboldt.edu / View Comments

→ MORE SUNDAY, MARCH 24


FRIDAY, MAR. 29

Sourdough Slim
The Old Steeple / 7:30-10 p.m. / $25 / $30 At the door
“A marvel of musical ingenuity, yodeling cowboy songster Sourdough Slim and string instrument wizard Robert Armstrong joyously rekindle the country blues, vintage jazz, cowboy classics and string band repertoire of pre-WWII America.”
786-7030 / ferndalemusic@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE FRIDAY, MARCH 29


SATURDAY, MAR. 30

Rebel Craft Rumble
Arcata Playhouse / 6:30-10 p.m. / $120 VIP Table / $18 Week of Rumble ticket price / $20 I LOVE TO RUMBOLDT! / $15 I like to Rumboldt. / $12 Students / 18+
Four teams will compete in a battle of high pressure creative problem solving and artistic wit to become the next Extreme Ultimate Supreme Craft Masters in SCRAP Humboldt’s sixth’s annual Rebel Craft Rumble.
822-2452 / info@scraphumboldt.org / Web site / View Comments

Dustbowl Revival, Hot Club of Cowtown
Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 8 p.m. / $49
Named Best Live Band in Los Angeles (LA Weekly), Dustbowl Revival blends Stax era soul and New Orleans jazz in raucous, upbeat performances.
View Comments

→ MORE SATURDAY, MARCH 30


FRIDAY, APR. 5

Any One of Us: Words from Women in Prison
The Siren’s Song Tavern / 7-9 p.m. / $12 / $10 Students / 18+
Collection of stories from the raw voices of fierceness and honesty written by the original 15 women combined with writing from women in prisons across the nation moving forward toward healing, understanding, and change.
496-9404 / vp24@humboldt.edu / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE FRIDAY, APRIL 5


SATURDAY, APR. 6

HSU Athletics Celebrity Dinner & Sports Auction
Sequoia Conference Center / 5-9:30 p.m. / $100
Support Humboldt State University student-athletes by joining us for the 34th Annual Celebrity Dinner & Sports Auction. Four-time Super Bowl champion and former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Keena Turner will serve as the event’s keynote speaker.
826-4529 / kelly.kime@humboldt.edu / 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.
View Comments

→ MORE SATURDAY, APRIL 6


MONDAY, APR. 8

Not-So-Trivial Trivia Night
Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge / 8-10 p.m. / Free
Compete in a unique trivia night relevant to current events and seasonal happenings. Original questions displayed via projector will feature some multimedia identification such as songs, TV/movie scenes, comedians, and more.
444-3344 / jmetz@historiceaglehouse.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE MONDAY, APRIL 8


FRIDAY, APR. 12

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

Evening of Community Singing
HLOC’s The Space / 7:30-9 p.m. / Free
Come sing with us! We (Humboldt SINGS, project of Ink People) host community singing events with the goal of getting us all to connect more with each other through song.
404-229-1812 / tjsapunar@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE FRIDAY, APRIL 12


SATURDAY, APR. 13

Roy Rogers & The Delta Rhythm Kings
The Old Steeple / 7:30-10 p.m. / $30 / $35 At the door
“The 2000’s have been a VERY productive recording period for Roy, greatly expanding his collaborations with other artists, as well as his own solo recordings.”
786-7030 / ferndalemusic@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SATURDAY, APRIL 13


TUESDAY, APR. 16

Toubab Krewe
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m.
“Formed in 2005, Toubab Krewe has tenaciously honed their craft through relentless touring and a fierce dedication to carving out something they can truly call their own.”
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE TUESDAY, APRIL 16


SATURDAY, APR. 20

Melvin Seals and JGB
Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $30 / $25 adv.
Melvin Seals has been a powerful presence in the music industry for over 30 years with a long-established reputation as a performer, recording artist and producer.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SATURDAY, APRIL 20


MONDAY, APR. 22

Mike Love
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m.
“Born and raised on the island of O’ahu, Hawai’i, Love was brought up in an environment surrounded by musical influence and the inspiring natural landscape of his island home.”
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE MONDAY, APRIL 22


TUESDAY, APR. 23

Bumpin’ Uglies
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m.
For nearly a decade now, Bumpin Uglies have been playing their brand of groove-heavy jams - a curiously fun mix of ska, Reggae and good ole’ punk rock - all while putting strong lyrics at the forefront of the music.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE TUESDAY, APRIL 23


FRIDAY, APR. 26

Post-Capitalism Conference: Building the Solidarity Economy
Humboldt State University / 7-8:30 p.m. / $50 Sliding scale - what can you afford? / $20 Sliding scale - what can you afford? / Free Students
A solidarity economy is defined as efforts to create an economy based on cooperation rather than exploitation, and that prioritizes the welfare of people and planet over profits.
362-0333 / cooperationhumboldt@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE FRIDAY, APRIL 26


SATURDAY, APR. 27

Post-Capitalism Conference: Building the Solidarity Economy
Humboldt State University / 9 a.m.-5:15 p.m. / $50 Sliding scale - what can you afford? / $20 Sliding scale - what can you afford? / Free Students
A solidarity economy is defined as efforts to create an economy based on cooperation rather than exploitation, and that prioritizes the welfare of people and planet over profits.
362-0333 / cooperationhumboldt@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SATURDAY, APRIL 27


SATURDAY, MAY. 4

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

→ MORE SATURDAY, MAY 4


SUNDAY, MAY. 5

Tom Rush
The Old Steeple / 7:30-10 p.m. / $40 / $45 At the door
“Tom Rush is a gifted musician and performer, whose shows offer a musical celebration a journey into the tradition and spectrum of what music has been, can be, and will become.”
786-7030 / ferndalemusic@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SUNDAY, MAY 5


TUESDAY, MAY. 7

John Hammond
The Old Steeple / 7:30-10 p.m. / $40 / $45 At the door
“Multi Award winning Bluesman John Hammond stands as one of the world’s premier acoustic blues artists. A Blues Hall Of Fame inductee with 33 + albums to date, he is one of a handful of artists who can say they have been steadily working and recording for 50 + years.”
786-7030 / ferndalemusic@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE TUESDAY, MAY 7


FRIDAY, MAY. 10

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

→ MORE FRIDAY, MAY 10


MONDAY, MAY. 13

Not-So-Trivial Trivia Night
Phatsy Kline’s Parlor Lounge / 8-10 p.m. / Free
Compete in a unique trivia night relevant to current events and seasonal happenings. Original questions displayed via projector will feature some multimedia identification such as songs, TV/movie scenes, comedians, and more.
444-3344 / jmetz@historiceaglehouse.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE MONDAY, MAY 13


SUNDAY, MAY. 26

Riders in the Sky
The Old Steeple / 7:30-10 p.m. / $45 / $50 At the door
Riders In The Sky are truly exceptional. By definition, empirical data, and critical acclaim, they stand “hats & shoulders” above the rest of the purveyors of C & W - “Comedy & Western!”
786-7030 / ferndalemusic@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

→ MORE SUNDAY, MAY 26


SATURDAY, JUN. 1

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

→ MORE SATURDAY, JUNE 1


FRIDAY, JUN. 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

→ MORE FRIDAY, JUNE 14