Pick a day



Good Company

Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-8:30 p.m. / Free

Celtic music.

668-4151 / Web site

The Humboldt Poetry Show

The Siren's Song Tavern / 7:30-10 p.m.

The first Thursday of the month, A Reason to Listen hosts: The Humboldt Poetry Show! December we will honor teachers by giving them precedent on the mic and having a few other surprises!

442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site

The Grasshopper and the Aunt

Arcata Playhouse / 7:30 p.m. / $12 / $10 students & members

The Arcata Playhouse annual holiday show returns with comedy, music, song and special guests galore.

822-1571 / david@arcataplayhouse.org / Web site

Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead

Gist Theater at HSU / 7:30 p.m. / $10 / $8 Students, Seniors / 18+

"An "unauthorized parody," this dark comedy imagines beloved child characters from a popular comic strip as teenagers facing the fact that they must someday grow up and deal with the harsh realities of finding their place in the world."

826-3928 / Web site

Jeff DeMark DVD Release Party

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 7:30 p.m.-10 a.m. / $5

Release party for the DVD of "Writing My Way Out of Adolescence", Jeff DeMark's one-man show. filmed by Matt St. Charles with added images. With live music by Inscrutable Rabbit. Rare appearance by Wax Johnson.

630-5000 / Web site

Pippin: Extraordinary Musical Adventure

North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m.

A spectacle-filled musical quest of epic discovery — Join wayward prince Pippin as he tries to discover his own little “Corner of the Sky.” Originally directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse, Pippin is an adventurous examination of life, death, passion, and the purpose of existence.

268-0175 / ncrt@sonic.net / Web site

The Gatehouse Well

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company / 8-11 p.m. / Free All Ages

Progressive folk music.

826-7222 / Web site

Dell'Arte Character Projects

Dell'Arte's Carlo Theatre / 8-9:45 p.m. / Free

Share an evening with 9 actor-creators as they transform into striking new characters in a moving kaleidoscope of richly imagined worlds.

668-5663 / roman@dellarte.com / Web site


Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. / $20 / 21+

All-female Led Zeppelin tribute returns.

826-2739 / Web site

Eureka High Schools Christmas Caroling

See Event Description / 8:30 a.m.

Christmas season is approaching us, fast. Our local Limited Edition Choir is getting ready and wants you to pick them to sing at your Christmas party!

362-9669 / youngc@eurekacityschools.org /

Camp SCRAP Registration

SCRAP Humboldt / noon / $100

Pre-registration is required. Experiment, problem solve, and create inventions from your imagination! We will spend this winter break camp firing up our imaginations and creating prototypes of inventions.

822-2452 / education@scraphumboldt.org / Web site

Fortuna Caregiver Support Group

United Methodist Church / noon-1:30 p.m. / Free / Free caregivers

This group is open to caregivers coping with all types of caregiving situations. Please join us for information, resources, and support.

725-4914 / hhagquist@humsenior.org /

Sauna Happy Hour

Om Shala Yoga / 1-5 p.m. / $5

Cheap heat.

825-9642 / info@omshalayoga.com / Web site

Laidback Lounge Thursdays

Inn at 2nd and C Streets / 6-11 p.m.

With a diverse array of musical influences, Gabe Pressure approaches the decks with reggae sensibilities in one hand and punk rock ethos in the other.

Good Company

Mad River Brewery Tasting Room / 6-9 p.m. / Free

Celtic music.

668-4151 / music@madriverbrewing.com / Web site

Humboldt Cribbage Club

Moose Lodge / 6:15 p.m. / $8

Muggins! Get your weekly crib on.

444-3161 /

Open Mic with Mike Anderson

Old Town Coffee And Chocolates (Old Town) / 6:30-8:30 p.m. / Free

Usually some singer/guitarists, a couple spoken word guys and then that one wildcard oddity that makes you go "hmm."

445-8600 / OldTownCoffeeEureka@yahoo.com / Web site

Seabury Gould and Evan Morden

Gallagher's Irish Pub and Restaurant / 6:30 p.m.

Irish/Celtic music.

442-1177 / Web site

Humboldt Folklife Society Sing-Along

Arcata Community Center / 7 p.m.

Sing your favorite folk, rock and pop songs with leader Joel Sonenshein. Songbooks provided, just bring your voice.

Open Mic

Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.

Perform yer stuff. Make some chums.

822-3453 / Web site

Karaoke w/ KJ Leonard

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 8 p.m.

When selecting your song, please keep in mind your audience would like to dance.

668-9770 / Web site

Karaoke w/ Lightning Boom Productions

Bear River Casino Resort / 8 p.m. / 21+

Why not?

733-9644 / Web site

Open Mic Night

Central Station / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+

Be the next Mack Idol.

839-2013 /

Rude Lion Sound

Sidelines / 9:30 p.m. / 21+

Hip hop krunkage for your butt.

822-0919 /

'Agenda' LGBTQ+/ally Dance Party

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+

Our mostly-monthly LGBTQ+/ally dance party on first Thursdays, with DJs Doctor Foxmeat, Young Willa, and guests! Songs from the 80s through today.

630-5000 / info@miniplexevents.com / Web site


Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre