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(VIDEO) FRIDAY LOWDOWN: Local Singer CD Release Show in Old Town

Humboldt singer/songwriter Rachel Beccaria will perform at The Eagle House Friday night to celebrate the release of her new album Songbird. The Gatehouse Well opens. Beccaria will also stop by KHUM radio to sing a few songs on Thursday at 1 p.m. 


Trinidad Art Nights

Trinidad, California / 6-9 p.m. / Free

Trinidad Art Nights! 2018! Welcome to Trinidad's 8th season of the celebration of the arts!

trinidadart95570@gmail.com / Web site

Philip Kramer: Hiking the Pacific Coast Trail

Northtown Books / 7-9 p.m.

Northtown Books welcomes Philip Kramer to talk about his new guidebook, Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail.

822-2834 / info@northtownbooks.com / Web site

Rachel Beccaria Songbird Album Release Gala

Eagle House Inn / 7 p.m. / $10

Mercury Sky Records is proud to announce the release of "Songbird" by Rachel Beccaria. Admission is $10 which includes a physical CD or download of Songbird.

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Piet Dalmolan and Therese FitzMaurice CD Release Event

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

We are thrilled to announce the release of two albums from two of Humboldt's favorite performers

leigha.evers@gmail.com /

Hay Fever

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

Humboldt State University presents "Hay Fever" by Noel Coward. Best described as a cross between high farce and a comedy of manners, the play is set in the 1920s and deals with the four eccentric members of the Bliss family and their outlandish behavior with their invited guests.

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University Singers and Humboldt Chorale

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

Please join the HSU Department of Music, University Singers, Humboldt Chorale, and choral director Rachel Samet for a thrilling evening of choral music called "Rouse the Dawn!"

826-3531 / patrick@humboldt.edu / Web site

The House that Will Not Stand

Redwood Curtain Theatre / 8 p.m. / $17 / $22 5/5 Gala Opening / $10 Thursdays

New Orleans, 1836. Following an era of French colonial rule and relative racial acceptance, Louisiana’s “free people of color” are prospering. Beatrice, a free woman of color, has become one of the city’s wealthiest women through her relationship with a rich white man.

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Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $10 5/3 preview / $16 students/seniors

"Winner of both the Tony Award for Best Revival and Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, Chicago is the bold, sexy musical about notoriety, celebrity, and human passion."

786-5483 / info@ferndalerep.org / Web site

Lone Star Junction

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

"From Waylon, Willie, Merle, Johnny and beyond you don’t want to miss Northern California’s hottest outlaw country band."

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

Latin Peppers

Brass Rail Bar / 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. / Free

Kick off Cinco de Mayo weekend off early with the Latin Peppers, the popular local salsa band.

923-3449 / jimmydur@asis.com / Web site

Cold Blue Water

Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / $5

Based out of Humboldt County California, this powerhouse of Nor-Cal musicians bleeds classic tones and authentic vibes.

826-2739 / Web site

Absynth Quartet

Logger Bar / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+

Humboldt's indie-grass favs.

599-0806 / SIdenoterecords@gmail.com / Web site

Object Heavy, DJ JOE-E

The Jam / 9 p.m. / $10 / 21+

"May the 4th Be With You" Star Wars Party with Humboldt funk heroes.

822-4766 / Web site

Garberville Farmers' Market

See Event Description / 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

559-246-2246 / sohumfm@yahoo.com / Web site

Garberville Farmers' Market Opening Day!

Garberville Town Square / 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

559-246-2246 / sohumfm@yahoo.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

May the Force Be With You

SCRAP Humboldt / 3:30-5:30 p.m. / $5

Light side? Dark side? You won’t need to pick a side at this workshop! Join us for a variety of out of this world crafts such as creating your own stormtrooper mask, Leia buns, and decorating light switch covers.

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

After Work Sessions

Six Rivers Brewery / 4-7 p.m. / Free

Come unwind at the end of your work week with DJ D’Vinity in the mix with old school throwbacks and dance hits!

839-7580 / Web site

RWP's Infusing Technology into the Writing Process

See Event Description / 4:30-7:30 p.m. / $100 / 18+

This online course gives K-12 educators the opportunity to integrate new technology into the instruction of the writing process.

826-5109 / rwp@humboldt.edu / Web site

Cuatro de Mayo Celebration

See Event Description / 6-9 p.m. / $5

The Trinidad Coastal Land Trust invites community attendance to its sponsored Cuatro de Mayo Celebration in conjunction with Trinidad’s Arts Night.

401-741-4334 / info@trinidadcoastallandtrust.org / Web site

Trinidad Art Nights

See Event Description / 6-9 p.m. / Free

Bring the whole family and all your friends for this unique town wide Art Walk!

502-5737 / trinidadart95570@gmail.com / Web site

Blue Lotus Jazz

Larrupin Cafe / 6 p.m. / Free

Jazz on the patio.

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

All Level Salsa Lesson and Social Dancing

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 6-7:30 p.m. / $7 / 18+

Salsa at six welcomes you to learn some sexy and fun salsa dance moves with Humboldt's best instructors.

816-2809 / SalsaAtSix@gmail.com / Web site

Paint Night Out: The Art of Painting & Drinking

See Event Description / 6-8 p.m. / $39 / 18+

You won't need painting experience or your own art supplies to enjoy Paint Night Out.

362-9933 / kellymyers_00@yahoo.com / Web site

Abbey of the Redwoods Rehersal Band

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


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

Trinidad Art Gallery Reception: Amanita Mollier and Patty Demant

Trinidad Art Gallery / 6-9 p.m. / Free

Amanita utilizes the technique of silk painting for wall paintings and scarves, while Patty creates Eco Prints with dyed leaves on natural fibers.

677-3770 / trinidadgallery@gmail.com / Web site

Friday Night Magic the Gathering Draft

Nugames Eureka / 7 p.m. / $15

Come and show off your deckbuilding abilities in our FNM draft event!

497-6358 / nugamesonline@gmail.com / Web site

Friday Night Magic the Gathering Draft

Nugames Eureka / 7 p.m. / $15

Come and show off your deckbuilding abilities in our FNM draft event!

497-6358 / nugamesonline@gmail.com / Web site

May Pole Dance Party

Redwood Raks World Dance Studio / 7:30-11 p.m. / $5 / Free Children & parents

The event features an easy May Pole dance lesson and international dance music played by The May Pole Band and other musicians.

599-0003 / kurumada@humboldt.edu / Web site


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

Local Americana folk band.

826-7222 / Web site


Redwood Curtain Brewing Company, Arcata / 8-11 p.m. / Free

"Rock your socks off to Kingfoot at the Redwood Curtain."

839-5090 / kingfootband@gmail.com / Web site

Imperial Destructo

Clam Beach Inn / 8 p.m. / 21+

"Imperial Destructo will be headlining on may the 4th (be with you)! Sorry I just cant help myself! Come have a blast listening to these guys rock the house!!!! Bonus points if you come dressed as yoda!"

839-0545 / clambeachtavern@yahoo.com /

Ghost Program

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

Gettin' down in Opera Alley.

444-2244 / Web site


Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 9 p.m. / 21+

Rock and roll.

800-684-2464 / Web site


Central Station / 9 p.m.

Again, you know what karaoke is.

839-2013 /


Six Rivers Brewery / 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. / Free / 21+

Jazz, Latin, funk instrumental groove band.

839-7580 / friends@sixriversbrewery.com / Web site


Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m.



Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+

Plaza ass shaking.

822-0919 /


Broadway Cinema
Mill Creek Cinema
Minor Theatre