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(VIDEO) THURSDAY LOWDOWN: 'Psychedelic Space Pop' in Old Town

Denver rock quintet Eldren headline a Thursday night band hat trick at The Siren's Song Tavern which also features locals Strix Vega and Leone


ROOtalks 2018: What the F*** is going on? The Trump Era

Siemens Hall / 5:30-8 p.m. / Free / 18+

Join the Roosevelt Institute's open forum. The focus is energy and environment but submissions relevant to any of the institute's causes accepted: democratic access, the economy, education, foreign policy, healthcare and human rights. See Facebook for an updated speaker list.

roosevelthsu@gmail.com / Web site

Opioid Crisis Town Hall

Sequoia Conference Center / 6:30 p.m.

Senator Mike McGuire and Humboldt County Supervisor Virginia Bass are bringing together an impressive group of statewide experts, health professionals, local leaders and addiction specialists to hear about progress being made to combat the ongoing opioid crisis on the North Coast.

Urinetown: The Musical

Arcata High School / 7-9:30 p.m. / $15 / $15 General / $12 Students / $5 Students Opening Night / $10 General Opening Night

"The Arcata Arts Institute Presents the three-time Tony Award winning contemporary comedy, “Urinetown: the Musical,” where water is worth its weight in gold. Music and lyrics by Mark Hollman and book and lyrics by Greg Kotis. Directed by Jo Kuzelka and Melanie Zapper."

825-2401 / aaitheater@gmail.com / Web site

On The Spot #14

Arcata Theatre Lounge / 7-9 p.m. / $7

The fastest growing live Improv comedy show in Humboldt County history is back at it again at the amazing and legendary house of local laughs, The Arcata Theatre Lounge.

822-1220 / Web site

Shrek the Musical

Eureka High School Auditorium / 7:30 p.m. / $10 / $8 students

"Come on out to see the family-friendly show, Shrek the Musical, presented by the Eureka High School Players. This fractured fairy tale turns the princess and ogre myths inside out and shows that people should be judged by their deeds and hearts, not by their looks."

476-1735 / vossn@eurekacityschools.org /

HSU Choirs Concert

Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-10 p.m. / Free HSU Students with ID / $5 Senior/Child / $10 General

Please join the HSU Department of Music and choral director Rachel Samet for a special Thursday night concert featuring performances by all four HSU choirs.

823-3531 / patrick@humboldt.edu / Web site

Absynth Quartet

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

Indie-grass band.

826-7222 / Web site

Eldren, Strix Vega

The Siren's Song Tavern / 9 p.m. / $5 / 21+

"Eldren headlines sold out shows in Denver and their genre-bending style allows them to play with a diverse range of musicians."

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

Arcata Challenge Course

Arcata Community Forest / 8 a.m.-5 p.m. / $40

Fun-filled outdoor adventure focusing on team building, skill development and environmental education.

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

Call to Artists

Brenda Tuxford Gallery / 4:15-6:15 p.m. / Free

Second Chances: An exhibition that explores personal growth and transformation.

444-0153 / hcteencourt@bgcredwoods.org / Web site

Jury Training

See Event Description / 4:15-6:15 p.m.

Teen Court is a real court administered by teens for teens who have chosen to have their cases heard by their peers.

Pints for Nonprofits

Lost Coast Brewery / 5-8 p.m.

Join us in supporting Humboldt Int’l Film Festival!

'A Magical Evening' Benefit for Special Olympics

Arkley Center For The Performing Arts / 6 p.m. / $25

A magic and entertainment feast for your eyes with illusionist Garry Carson. The whole family can laugh and enjoy his hilarious, mind-boggling and engaging show together.

The Mutineers

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

Rock duo.

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

Working in the Woods: 1936 movie

The Old Steeple / 7-9 p.m. / $10 / $5 students

786-4466 / ferndalemuseum@gmail.com / Web site

Open Mic

Blondies Food and Drink / 7 p.m.

Perform yer stuff. Make some chums.

822-3453 / Web site

Redwood Fusion Partner Dance

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7-10 p.m. / $5

Join us for a weekly night of fun and social partner dance. Every Thursday Night.

616-6876 / Web site

The Young Karl Marx (2018)

The Miniplex at Richards' Goat Tavern / 8-10 p.m. / $8 / $7 advance tickets online

From Oscar nominated Haitian director Raoul Peck ('I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO') comes this "audacious, engrossing" biopic about young Marx, his friend and rival Engels, and the birth of an organized labor movement at a time when wealthy elitists profited from under-represented laborers.

630-5000 / info@miniplexevents.com / 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

Nintendo Night

E&O Lanes / 8 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+

Don't game by yourself, come and game with others! Indulge your competitive side and wet your whistle while challenging others to some good old fashioned video gaming on our big screen. Featuring Mario Kart and Super Smash Brothers on N64.

825-9160 / Web site

Blacksage Runners, Ten Foot Tiger

Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m.-2 a.m.

Blacksage Runners returns to Humbrews with our friends Ten Foot Tiger!

826-2739 / Web site

Rude Lion Sound

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

Hip hop krunkage for your butt.

822-0919 /


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