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(VIDEO) 'Primal Rage' in Eureka

We have another bigfoot movie! Shot in our neck of the redwoods in 2015 and 2016, the "Hollywood-produced" horror film Primal Rage gets a local debut tonight at the fab Eureka Theater. Co-producer and 1987 Eureka High School grad Edward Olson will attend tonight's screening to introduce the film. Details on that and other Friday events in your Lowdown below.


Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Arcata Playhouse / 8 p.m. / $16 / $10 Jan. 25 preview / $14 students/seniors

A modern tragicomedy by the late Edward Albee, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is an unforgettable night with the most toxic marriage ever imagined.

822-1575 / Web site

Primal Rage Exclusive North Coast Premiere!

Eureka Theater / 8-10:30 p.m.

Primal Rage, the Hollywood-produced Bigfoot horror movie that filmed almost entirely in the redwood region during 2015 and 2016, will have an exclusive North Coast premiere February 16th at the Eureka Theater.

442-2970 / Web site

Chali 2na and House of Vibe

Humboldt Brews / 9:30 p.m. / $20 / $18 adv.

"With his unmistakable baritone voice and 6-and-a-half foot charm, Chali 2na has established himself as one of hip-hop's preeminent and most charismatic personalities."

826-2739 / Web site

Summer Farm Shares Available for Purchase

Bayside Park Farm & Garden / 9 a.m.-5 p.m. / $450

It’s not too soon to think about securing your Summer Farm Share.

822-7091 / rec@cityofarcata.org / Web site

Introduction to Indoor Climbing

HSU Student Recreation Center / 10 a.m.-noon / $18 / $10 HSU Students

826-4197 / src@humboldt.edu / Web site

VDay Humboldt: One Billion Rising

Arcata Plaza / 1-3 p.m. / Free

We will be rising up to the song, Home We'll Go by Steve Aoki and Walk Off The Earth.

vdayhum@gmail.com / Web site

Drop-in Volunteering at SCRAP Humboldt

SCRAP Humboldt / 1-6 p.m. / Free

Do you love fun tasks, organizing or helping the environment? Stop by SCRAP and lend your hand!

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

Mary Ann Lyons Candidacy Filing Celebration

Forever Found / 5 p.m.-midnight

499-4138 / votemaryannlyons@gmail.com /

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.

Blue Lotus Jazz

Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m. / Free

Jazz on the patio.

677-0230 / davewilsonguitarist@yahoo.com / Web site

Brews and Reuse

Lost Coast Brewery / 6-8 p.m.

Join us for an evening of crafting and beer drinking with SCRAP Humboldt at the Lost Coast Brewery Tap Room. We will be making beer coozies using old wet suits, and earrings and magnets with reused bottle caps. Grab your friends for a fun night out.

Cadillac Ranch

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

Country rock

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

2018 Oscar Nominated Shorts (Animation)

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 7-8:30 p.m. / $8 / $6.50 matinee

Once again, we’re screening ALL of the Oscar nominated animation shorts this year!

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

Eureka Chamber Music Series Presents Pianist Tian Ying

Calvary Lutheran Church / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $30 / $10 Seniors

Pianist Tian Ying will perform an all Schuman program this Friday in the intimate setting of Calvary Lutheran Church in Eureka. Join us for a meet and greet with the performer and refreshments after the program.

445-9650 / Web site

For Folk Sake

Fieldbrook Family Market / 7:30 p.m.

Local folkin'.

Mon Petit Chou

Cafe Mokka / 8 p.m.

Local French-Canadian music.

822-2228 / Web site

Signals Presents ^v^GOTH Night^v^

The Siren's Song Tavern / 8 p.m.-1 a.m.

Join your host & Dj Dast Bunny in conjuring some dark love under the moonless Winter sky.

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

Ghost Program

SpeakEasy / 8:30 p.m. / 21+

Gettin' down in Opera Alley.

444-2244 / Web site

Comedian Saul Trujillo

Palm Lounge at The Eureka Inn / 8:30 p.m. / $5

AJ Demello and Taylor Evans with locals Nando and hosted by Matt Redbeard.

Cruizin Kings

Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m. / 21+

Cruizin' Kings is a Fresno based cover band that plays oldies, blues, funk, classic rock, Spanish, and even a little bit of old country music.

733-9644 / Web site

Cruzin' Kings

Bear River Casino Resort / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

733-9644 / jeffleahy@bearrivercasino.com / Web site


Central Station / 9 p.m.

Again, you know what karaoke is.

839-2013 /

Eyes Anonymous

Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+

'80s hits.

877-252-2946 / info@bluelakecasino.com / Web site


Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /


Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m.



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