Friday Night Market EVERY Fri – Eureka: Farmers Market, arts and crafts, bar and more in Old Town Eureka, E St & 2nd St. Free Entry. 5:30pm - 8:30pm. https://www.humboldtmade.com/eureka-friday-night-market Blue Lake Sunday Market EVERY Sun – Blue Lake: Farmers Market with live music, artisan crafts and libations. Free. 1-5pm. Downtown Blue Lake.
Black Arts & Culture Fun-Raiser Sep 2, Fri – Arcata: A celebration of black culture with live music, food, and vendors. Free. 5-10pm. Septentrio Winery, 650 6th St.
Fortuna First Fridays Sep 2, Fri – Fortuna: Art, live music and great food – businesses stay open late. Starts at 6pm. Free. Downtown Fortuna and all-around town. www.facebook.com/FortunasFirstFridays
Friday Night at the Refuge Sep 2, Fri - Loleta: Guided walk on the Shorebird Loop Trail starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Visitor Center. A casual walk during the evening hours as the sun sets. We might catch a glimpse of nighttime wildlife. The Loop Trail will be open till 8pm. Free. 1020 Ranch Rd.
Taste of the Cove – Annual Event Sep 3, Sat - Shelter Cove: Seafood and beverages by ocean. 1-5pm. $30 Adults. $10 Kids 5-12. Mal Coombs Park, Lower Pacific Dr. Nattali Rize with Minori at the Mateel Sep 3, Sat – Redway: Reggae music with dinner and bar. 7:30pm. $20 in advance. $25 at the door. 56 Rusk Lane. https://mateel.org/
Lanphere Dunes Guided Walk Sep 3, 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 email@example.com
Arts Alive Sep 3, Sat - Eureka: Art, live music, shopping & dining in Old Town and Downtown. 6-9pm. Free admission to the Morris Graves Museum of Art.636 “F” St., Live music byHuayllipacha.
Eureka Chinatown Walking Tours Sep 3, Sat – Eureka: Walking tour exploring the history of the Chinese population in Eureka and Humboldt County. 4-5pm. $10-$20. Start at Clarke Historical Museum, 240 E St. www.clarkemuseum.org/chinatown-walking-tours.html
Humboldt Flea Market Sep 4, Sun - Arcata: Antiques, collectables, handmade and everything else! 9am-3pm. $2, under 13 FREE. 321 Dr. M.L.K. Jr Pkwy.
“I” Street Block Party– Annual Event Sep 5, Mon - Arcata: Live music, local microbrews and BBQ, family fun activities. Noon-6pm. FREE. “I” St between 10th & 11th. Guided Nature Walk at Wildlife Refuge Sep 7, 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. Please call 707.733.5406 if you plan to attend.
Cruz 'N Eureka - Annual Event Sep 8-10, Thu-Sat - Eureka: Show & shine, BBQ, Old Town Cruz, American Graffiti showing, street fair, raffle, swap meet & car and bike awards. See the full schedule here: http://bgcredwoods.org/cruz-n-eureka/
Ferndale Music Company at the Old Steeple Sep 9, Fri – Ferndale: Come see John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band. 7:30-10pm. $25 in advance, $30 at the door. 246 Berding Street. https://www.ferndalemusiccompany.com/
Arts! Arcata Sep 9, Fri - Arcata: Galleries & businesses showcase local artists. Start at the Arcata Plaza @ 9th & G St. 4-8pm. Please see website for details https://arcatamainstreet.com/artsarcata Eureka Speeder / Train Rides Sep 10, Sat - Eureka Slough - Ride across the Eureka Slough bridge & along the bay to the former California Redwood mill.10am - 4pm. $8-$4. Start on Waterfront Dr. under Samoa Bridge.timberheritage.org
Fortuna Concert Series Sept 10, Sat – Fortuna:Come see PianoVoce, a duo of Nancy Correll and Annette Gurnée Hull who play a wide variety of piano music. $10. 7:30pm. Fortuna Monday Club.610 Main Street. http://fortunaconcertseries.com/
Ferndale Concours – Annual Event Sep 11, Sun - Ferndale: The Concours' De Elegance car show. Sun, car show & judging on Main Street. See website for times and locations: https://www.ferndaleconcours.org/event-schedule
Eureka Chamber Music Series Sep 10-11, Sat-Sun – Eureka/Arcata: Telegraph Quartet. 7:30pm Sat @Calvary Lutheran Church, 716 South Ave, Eureka. 3:00pm Sun @ Lutheran Church, 151 E 16th St, Arcata. $10-$40. https://www.eurekachambermusic.org/
Natural Fiber Fair - Annual Event Sep 10-11, Sat-Sun - Arcata: Vendor Hall and Fiber Circle. 10am. Arcata Community Center. 321 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway.Free admission. See website for workshops. http://www.naturalfiberfair.com/
Birdwalk at Wildlife Refuge Sep 11, Sun - Loleta: Guided by Audubon Society walk leaders at Humboldt Bay Wildlife Refuge. 9am-11am. Free. 1020 Ranch Rd. Reservations REQUIRED, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up. Sunday Art Market & Summer Concert Series Arcata Sep 11, Sun - Arcata: Local art 11am-4pm.Live music by Arcata Soul Party Crew 2-4pm. Arcata Plaza, 8th & G Streets. Flynn Creek Circus- Annual Event Sep 15-18, Thu-Sun - Arcata: Award winning talents from around the globe preform. Special 21+ shows. 1275 8th St. See website for times & tickets. https://flynncreekcircus.ticketspice.com/arcata-balloons-birds-other-flying-things
Bargain Lovers' Weekend- Annual Event Sep 16-18, Fri-Sun - Ferndale: More than 100 different locations around town, antiques, household items, tools, toys, clothing and more! Fri & Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 9am-12pm.https://www.visitferndale.com/events-list/bargain-lovers-2022 Corks, Forks & Kegs- Annual Event Sep 17, Sat – McKinleyville: A beer and wine walk with food pairings. 4-8pm. Along Central Ave. Please see website for cost & tickets. https://mckinleyvillechamber.com/member-services/corks-forks-kegs/
Bicycle Tour of the Unknown Coast – Annual Event Sep 17, Sat - Ferndale: Bike tour of the Lost Coast and redwoods. Ride starts at 7am. $85-$100. https://tuccycle.org/
Samoa Dunes and Wetlands Guided Walk Sep 17, Sat – Arcata: Visit this ecologically diverse property.10am-12:30pm. Free. Masks & reservations required contact Friends of the Dunes at 707.444.1397 or info@friendsofthedunes.
North Country Fair - Annual Event Sep 17-18, Sat-Sun - Arcata: Annual festival of crafts, music and dance. Free kid craft zone. 10am-6pm (All Species Parade on Saturday at 1pm & Samba parade Sunday at 1pm). FREE. Arcata Plaza. (707) 822-5320.http://www.northcountryfair.org Afternoon of Jazz at MGMA Sep 18, Sun – Eureka: James Zeller and Friends. 4-6pm. $5/$2, under 18 free. Morris Graves Museum of Art, 636 F St. 707.442.0278.https://humboldtarts.org/afternoon-of-jazz Summer Music Series in the Garden Sep 18, Sun - Eureka: Picnic & lounge on the lawn. Garden opens 10am, music 1pm. $5-$10. 7707 Tompkins Hill Rd. 707.442.5139. Jerry Martien Poetry Reading Sep 20, Tue – Arcata: Poetry reading accompanied by music. $15. 7-8pm. Arcata Playhouse. 1251 9th St. www.arcataplayhouse.org Fieldbrook Art and Wine Festival – Annual Event Sep 24, Sat. -McKinleyville: Dinner, wine, live music, arts & craft vendors. 11am-4pm. FREE. 4241 Fieldbrook Rd. 707.839.4140. https://www.fieldbrookwinery.com/
Samoa Speeder / Train Rides Sep 24, Sat - Samoa: Ride across the Eureka Slough bridge & along the bay to the former California Redwood mill.10am - 4pm. $8-$4. Ride begins at the foot of the Samoa Cookhouse, 908 Vance Ave.timberheritage.org
Trinidad Art Night Sep 24, Sat – Trinidad:Explore & celebrate with local artists. Performance and youth activities. 6-9pm. FREE. Throughout Trinidad. Start at the Trinidad Art Gallery, 490 Trinity St.with a reception 6-9pm with monthly featured artists.
Bands, BBQ & Brew Barn Fire Sep 24, Sat – Rio Dell: Live music, BBQ Tri Tip and more. Free Entry. 5-10pm. Fireman’s Park, 50 W Center St. https://www.facebook.com/riodellfire/
Sip of Summer Sep 24, Sat – Fortuna: Food trucks, lawn games, craft hard cider, music and more! $10-$60. 1-5pm. Rhoner Park, 9 Park Street. https://northcoasttickets.com/events/sip-of-summer-2022-9-24-2022
Ferndale Music Company at the Old Steeple Sep 24, Sat – Ferndale: Come see Natalie Haas and Alasdair Fraser a renown cello and fiddle duo. $25 in advance, $30 at the door. 7:30-10pm. 246 Berding Street. https://www.ferndalemusiccompany.com/
Ferndale Music Company at the Old Steeple Sep 25, Sun – Ferndale: Come see Sunny War, renown guitarist and lyricist. $25 in advance, $30 at the door. 7:30-10pm. 246 Berding Street. https://www.ferndalemusiccompany.com/
Audubon Birdwalk Hikshari' Trail (Eureka Waterfront) Sep 25, Sun - Eureka: Guided birdwalk on the Elk River trail. 9am. FREE. Foot of W. Del Norte St. Paved and wheelchair accessible. Reservations REQUIRED, please email email@example.com to sign up. Ferndale Music Company at the Old Steeple Sep 28, Wed – Ferndale: Come see Tre Burt a folk singer with a lo-fi aesthetic. $25 in advance, $30 at the door. 7:30-10pm. 246 Berding Street. https://www.ferndalemusiccompany.com/
Redwood Coast Music Festival – Annual Event Sep 29 – Oct 2, Thu-Sun - Eureka: Music from various bands in venues across Eureka. Times, prices and locations vary. See website for more details. http://www.rcmfest.org/
·HumBoats Kayak Adventures – Eureka:Tours and rentals.Humboldt Bay, SUPS Woodley Island, A Dock707.443.5157
·Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center – Eureka: Kayaks, canoes & paddle board rentals Thu-Mon, 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, Daily 10am-5pm
VISIT AN ART GALLERY or MUSEUM EXHIBIT
Arcata Artisans Arcata: Fine Art & Craft co-operative gallery & gift shop. Daily, 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. Tue-Sun, 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, 12-4pm. 400 Janis Court. 707. 677.3883 or 707.677.3816