Arcata Marsh & Wildlife Birdwalk (RRAS) Jan 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29 Sat. – Arcata: Bring your binoculars for a great morning birding. 8:30-11:00am. Free. Klopp Lake, end of South I St. Reservations REQUIRED, TEXT ONLY 707.499.1247 with walk date, name & phone number for each person
Arcata Marsh New Year's Day Walk– annual event Jan 1, Sat. – Arcata: Welcome in the New Year with a nature ramble through the Arcata Marsh. 2-3:30pm. FREE. 569 South “G” St.
Hike and Bike Day at Redwood National Jan 1, Sat. – Orick: Newton B. Drury Scenic Parkway will be closed to motor traffic. Bike or hike along the ten-mile road, which meanders among impressive old growth in Prairie Creek Redwoods SP. 707.465.7765
Lanphere Dunes Guided Walk Jan 1, Sat. - Arcata/Manila: Exploration of a beautiful and diverse dune system in the Pacific Northwest. 10am-1pm. FREE. Reservations required: Call 707.444.1397 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Humboldt Flea Market Jan 2, Sun. - Arcata: Antiques, collectables, handmade and everything else! 9am-3pm. $2, under 13 FREE. 321 Dr. M.L.K. Jr Pkwy. Arcata Marsh King Tide Walk Jan 2, Sun – Arcata: Learn all about the King Tide and sea level rise. Masks required. 11am. Free. South I Street, 1st parking lot after Samoa Blvd. Call for more info 707.826.2359
Guided Nature Walk at Wildlife Refuge Jan 5, Wed. – Loleta: Enjoy a guided 2 mile walk with naturalist Louise Bacon-Ogden. Please wear a mask and practice social distancing. 9-11am. 1020 Ranch Rd.
Ferndale Music Company Jan 8, Sat. – Ferndale: Sourdough Slim & Robert Armstrong . An evening of outrageous humor and song. 7:30-10:00pm. See website for tickets. 246 Berding St. www.ferndalemusiccompany.com/
Fortuna Concert Series Jan 8, Sat. – Fortuna: PianoVoce, Nancy Correll and Annette Gurnée Hull. Doors 6:45, concert 7:30pm. $10. 610 Main St. www.fortunaconcertseries.com
Arts Alive Jan 8, Sat. - Eureka: Art, live music, shopping & dining in Old Town and Downtown. Free admission to the Morris Graves Museum of Art. 636 “F” St. 6-9pm. Arcata Marsh Tour (FOAM) Jan 8, 15, 22, & 29 Sat. – Arcata: 90-minute walk & topics incl, ecology, birds, plants, and history. 2pm. FREE. 569 South G St.
Birdwalk at Wildlife Refuge Jan 9, Sun. - Loleta: Guided by Audubon Society walk leaders at Humboldt Bay Wildlife Refuge. 9am-11/12pm. Free. 1020 Ranch Rd. Reservations REQUIRED, TEXT ONLY 707.499.1247 with walk date, name & phone number for each person.
Ferndale Music Company Jan 13, Thurs. – Ferndale: Jenny Don’t and The Spurs. An evening of garage-infused country music played with sincerity and raw conviction. 7:30-10:00pm. See website for tickets. 246 Berding St. www.ferndalemusiccompany.com/
Arts! Arcata Jan 14, Fri. - Arcata: Galleries & businesses showcase local artists. Start at the Arcata Plaza @ 9th & G St.
Samoa Dunes and Wetlands Guided Walk Jan 15, Sat – Arcata: Visit this ecologically diverse property. 10am-12:30pm. Free. Masks & reservations required contact Friends of the Dunes at 707.444.1397 or email@example.com. Ferndale Music Company Jan 15, Sat. – Ferndale: Lawrence Juber gives a multi-faceted performance that belies the use of only one instrument. 7:30-10:00pm. See website for tickets. 246 Berding St. www.ferndalemusiccompany.com/
HumBoats Kayak Adventures – Eureka: Tours and rentals. Humboldt Bay, SUPS Woodley Island, A Dock 707.443.5157
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center – Eureka: Kayaks, canoes & paddle board rentals Fri-Sun, 921 Waterfront Dr. 707.443.4222
Lost Coast Adventure Tours - Take you & your group hiking, biking, canoeing, camping, on a ropes course adventure, horseback riding, surfing, diving, on a scenic drive, or to do any other activity our diverse area has to offer. 707.986.9895
Stop in the Eureka Visitor Center 240 E St. Eureka
Open Daily, 10am-5pm
VISIT AN ART GALLERY or MUSEUM EXHIBIT
Arcata Artisans Arcata: Fine Art & Craft co-operative gallery & gift shop. Wed-Mon, 11am-4pm. 883 H St. 707.825.9133
The Blacksmith Shop Ferndale: A collection of master blacksmithing & glass blowing. Daily, 10am-5pm. 455 Main St. 707.786.4216
Clarke Historical Museum Eureka: Art showcase, in addition to ongoing Victorian period exhibit & impressive display of Native American basketry & regalia. Daily, 10am-5pm. 240 “E” St. 707.443.1947
Chapman's Gem, Mineral Shop & Museum Fortuna: Fossils, Rocks & Gems. Daily, 10am-5pm. On Hwy 101, 4 miles South of Fortuna. 707.725.2714 Humboldt Bay Maritime Museum Samoa: Shipwrecks & shipbuilding, lighthouses & ferry launches, first explorers & ship models. Weds-Sun, 9am-4pm. 908 Vance Ave. 707.444.9440
Morris Graves Museum of Art Eureka: Humboldt County's art museum. In the historic Carnegie building at 636 F Street. Wed-Sun, 12-5pm. 707.442.0278
Old Town Art Gallery Eureka: The oldest non-profit, cooperative art gallery in Humboldt County, showing casing local artists. Tues-Sun, 11am-5pm. 417 2nd St. 707.445.2315
Redwood Art Association Eureka: A collection of some of Humboldt County’s finest artists. Wed-Sun, Noon-5pm. 603 "F" St. 707.268.0755
Trinidad Art Gallery Trinidad: Original art by local artists. Daily, 10am-5pm. 490 Trinity St. 707.677.3770
Trinidad Museum Trinidad: Emphasis on the original Tsurai Village, Yurok traditions, European contact, the Gold Rush, whaling, fishing, shipping, logging and the Trinidad Head lighthouse. Thur-Sun, 12:30-4pm. 400 Janis Court. 707. 677.3883 or 707.677.3816