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(VIDEO) Wednesday Lowdown: No Age in Arcata

Los Angeles-based punk duo No Age (above) headline Wednesday night's band onslaught at Outer Space. Details on that and other midweek distractions in your Lowdown below.


Pints for Nonprofits

Redwood Curtain Brewing Company, Arcata / noon-midnight / Free All Ages

Support this foundation that exists to help preserve the oceans and reefs that are crucial to our survival. For every beverage you purchase.

826-7222 / Web site

Sci-Fi Pint and Fry Night: Cleopatra Jones (1973)

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 6-9 p.m.

Federal agent Jones (Tamara Dobson) tries to rescue her framed boyfriend (Bernie Casey) from a drug-queen pervert known as Mommy (Shelley Winters).

822-1220 / Web site

NO AGE, Flesh World, Grocery Outlit

Outer Space / 7-10 p.m. / $10

No Age, a Los Angeles punk duo on Drag City Records, on tour with dream punk band Flesh World from San Francisco, featuring members from Brilliant Colors and Limp Wrist.

798-0812 / breakfastalldaycollective@gmail.com / Web site

Similar Fashion, House of Faern

The Sanctuary / 7:30-11 p.m. / $10

Similar Fashion is a thunderous quartet from Los Angeles that is uncomfortable in its ostensible hometown of "jazz," but unwilling to settle for too long anywhere else.

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Western Wednesday: Lone Star Junction

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

"Lone Star Junction is Humboldt County Outlaw Country Music. LSJ plays a mix of Outlaw Country Classics and our original songs."

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


Kate Buchanan Room / 9 p.m. / $10 / $5 HSU students

Cuco is an 18-year old self-produced Chicano singer out of Los Angeles, CA—specifically the city of Hawthorne.

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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


Arcata Community Center / 10-11 a.m.

Also chicken curry.

825-2027 /

Employers Advisory Council Luncheon

Red Lion Hotel / 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. / $20 / $25 Non Members

For the past year, Humboldt County has been in what most economists would call full employment.

441-5702 / tomas@sequoiapersonnel.com / Web site

Explore RCEA's Community Advisory Committee

Humboldt Bay Tourism Center / 5:30-6:30 p.m. / Free / 18+

Would you like to play an active role in shaping how local energy procurement projects benefit our community?

269-1700 / info@redwoodenergy.org / Web site

Intro to Furnace Glass

Soulshine Arts / 6-9 p.m. / $395

Learn the art of glassblowing! This class will guide students through a series of fundamental skills which are crucial to working in the hot shop.

502-8194 / Soulshinearts@live.com / Web site

Aber Miller

Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m.

Local jazz pianist tickles ivories/you.

677-0230 / Web site

Pints for Nonprofits

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

"Join us for a Pints for Non-Profits benefiting the North Coast Wildlife Society! One dollar per every pint sold all day will be donated. Music by The Kentucky Warblers."

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

Cuban Salsa (Rueda de Casino)

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7:15-8:15 p.m. / $7 / $40 6 week series

Salsa rueda is a circle of couples dancing changing partners to patterns called out in Spanish or shown with hand signals. Sponsored by Humboldt Folk Dancers.

822-2652 / jacaronda@suddenlink.net / Web site

Open Mikey Comedy

Inn at 2nd and C Streets / 8-11:30 p.m. / Free / 21+

Rotating hosts Nando Molina, Jessica Grant, Josh Barnes, and Talvi Fried keep the laughs rolling. Bring your homegrown jokes to the lux Phatsy Kline's.

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Ultra Secret Wednesdays

SpeakEasy / 8-11 p.m.

Queer night with alt-jazz house band LD51!

444-2244 / Web site

Asha Nan, Seed n Soil

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


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


Vista Del Mar / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+

Provided by Lightning Boom productions.

443-3770 / vistadelmarbar@gmail.com /

Rude Lion Sound

Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+

Were you just thinking, "Is there anyplace that has Dancehall Wednesdays?" Here it is!


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