Concerts on the Boardwalk Aug 2 Thurs. - Eureka: Summer Concert. Fargo - Rhythm & Blues. Market Square "C" St., 6-8pm. FREE. www.eurekamainstreet.org
First Friday Night at the Refuge Aug 3 Fri. - Loleta: Enjoy an early evening walk at the Refuge. Visitor center & Shorebird Loop Trail & Visitor Center will be open until 8pm. 1020 Ranch Rd. 707.733.5406 www.fws.gov/refuge/humboldt_bay/
Trinidad Art Nights! Aug 3 Fri.- Trinidad: Explore & celebrate with local artists. Live music. 6-9pm thru-out Trinidad. 707.677.1610
Friday Night Market Aug 3 Fri. - Eureka: Music festival, vendor market & farmer's market 5-8pm Clarke Plaza, 240 E St. (707) 798-6411
Wildwood Days Aug 3 - 5, Fri, Sat, Sun - Rio Dell: Parade, car show, music and food. Three days full of fun family events.
Reggae on the River Aug 3 -5 Fri, Sat, Sun. - Garberville: French's Camp. Music, fun, food and sun 10am-11pm www.reggaeontheriver.com
Buddy Brown Blues Festival Aug 4, Sat. - Blue Lake: Best of our local Blues musicians 11am - all day. Perigot Park $12 at the gate, www.bluelakeblues.com
Lanphere Dunes Guided Walk Aug 4, Sat. - Arcata/Manila: Exploration of a beautiful and diverse dune system in the Pacific Northwest. 10am meet at Pacific Union School, 3001 Janes Rd. Call to reserve 707.444.1397 www.friendsofthedunes.org
PBS NorthCoast Kids Club Aug 4, Sat. - Eureka: Morris Graves Museum of Art - Workshops designed for children 2-8 years old, all ages are welcome. 12-2pm 636 F St $5/$2 members & under 17 free 707.442.0278 www.humboldtarts.org
Arts Alive Aug 4, Sat. - Eureka: Old town/downtown galleries & businesses showcase local & regional artists. 6-9pm. 707-442-9054.
Zootini Aug 4, Sat - Eureka: Raise a glass at Sequoia Park Zoo's annual high-style fund raiser. 3414 "W" St. Dinner, auction & dancing. 5 - 10pm
Art Talk Sunday Aug 5, Sun. - Eureka: Morris Graves Museum of Art. 636 F St. 2pm $5/$2 members & under 17 free 707.442.0278
Humboldt Botanical Gardens Music Series Aug 5, Sun. - Eureka: Music by "The Low Notes" 1 - 3pm Gardens open 10am. Bring your family, a picnic lunch and enjoy music in the Garden! Light refreshments will be available for purchasehttp. www.hbgf.org
Indoor Flea Market Aug 5 Sun. - Eureka:Indoor flea market at Redwood Acres Fairgrounds. 8am-3pm. 3750 Harris St.
The Cornell Quartet - MGMA Aug 8, Sun. - Eureka: Event for families & newcomers to the world of classical music –opportunity to see world-class musicians perform, surrounded by art. 636 Ft St. 8pm $5/$2 members & under 17 free 707.442.0278 www.humboldtarts.org
Concerts on the Boardwalk Aug 9, Thurs. - Eureka: Summer Concert. Tom Rigney - Cajun Zydeco. Market Square "C" St., 6-8pm. FREE. www.eurekamainstreet.org
Friday Night Market Aug 10, Fri. - Eureka: Music festival, vendor market & farmer's market 5-8pm Clarke Plaza, 240 E St.
Trinidad Bay Art & Music Festival Aug 10 - 12. Fri. Sat. Sun. A cozy festival with world-class musicians, surrounded by Pacific beauty. Trinidad Town Hall and Trinity Church 707.845.1125 www.tbamfest.com/contact
Arts! Arcata Aug 10 Fri. - Arcata: Galleries & businesses showcase local artists 6-9pm. Start at the Plaza. www.ArcataMainStreet.com
Arcata Marsh & Wildlife Sanctuary Special Tour Aug 11, Sat. - Arcata: Meet at the Interpretive Center on South "G" St. @ 2pm for a 2-hour walk focusing on the ecology of the Marsh. 707.826.2359.
Eureka’s ‘First Annual Street Art Festival’ Aug 11 - 18, Week long - Old Town: For one week, international artists will be painting murals and creating street art throughout Old Town Eureka. 1st thru 4th Sts. & "C" to "H" Sts. Ends with a festival in Opera Alley. www.visiteureka.com/street-art-festival.
Floating Lantern Ceremony Aug 11. Sat. - Arcata Marsh: All are invited. Walk in to Klopp Lake, So "I" St. 7:30pm ceremony, 9am-1:30pm make a lantern at the Farmer's Market in the Arcata Plaza. www.cityofarcata.org
Family Arts Day Aug 11, Sat. - Eureka: Morris Graves Museum of Art. 2-4 p.m. FREE With Museum Admission. 707.442.0278
Concerts on the Boardwalk Aug 16 Thurs. - Eureka: Summer Concert. Illegals - Eagles Tribute. Market Square "C" St., 6-8pm. FREE. www.eurekamainstreet.org
Humboldt County Fair Aug 16 - 26, 2018 - Ferndale: Horse races, carnival rides, live music, exhibits and more. Ferndale tradtion since 1896. 125 5th St. fairgrounds 707.786.5111 www.humboldtcountyfair.org
Art Night! McKinleyville Aug 17, Fri. - McKinleyville: Features local art, jewelry, music & food Central Ave 6-8pm 707-834-6460
Trinidad Bay Art & Music Festival Aug 17 - 19. Fri. Sat. Sun. A cozy festival with world-class musicians, surrounded by Pacific beauty. Trinidad Town Hall and Trinity Church 707.845.1125 www.tbamfest.com/contact
Friday Night Market Aug 17 Fri. - Eureka: Music festival, vendor market & farmer's market 5-8pm Clarke Plaza, 240 E St. (707) 798-6411
Humboldt Botanical Gardens Music Series Aug 19, Sun - Eureka: Music by "The Delta Nationals" - Vintage Country & Southern Soul 1 - 3pm Gardens open 10am. Bring your family, a picnic lunch and enjoy music in the Garden! Light refreshments will be available for purchase. 7707 Tompkins Hill Rd. www.hbgf.org
Friday Night Market Aug 24, Fri. - Eureka: Music festival, vendor market & farmer's market 5-8pm Clarke Plaza, 240 E St. (707) 798-6411
Hops in Humboldt Aug 25, Sat. - Fortuna: Sample a taste from over 35 micro brewers, music, crafts & food. Rohner Park 1pm-5p Rhoner Park www.hopsinhumboldt.com
Arcata Marsh Slower-Speed Tour Aug 28 Tues- Arcata : Last Tues of month. See the marsh at a slow pace 2pm - 45 to 60 minutes across even, level ground. Meet at parking lot on So. "I" St off Samoa Blvd. 707.826.2359
Humboldt Light Opera - The Wizard of Oz Aug 3-19 Fri/Sat/Sun - Arcata: Celebrating 45 years of localquality musical theatre. HSU's Van Duzer Theatre. 1110 Sunset Av Arcata - HSU campus Fri/Sat 7:30pm - Sun 2pm. $14 - $19 707-630-5013 www.hloc.org
Clarke Historical Museum Eureka – 240 “E” St. Art showcase, in addition to ongoing Victorian period exhibit & impressive display of Native American basketry & regalia. Bank building Tue-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-4pm. 707.443.1947
Holly Yashi - Jewelry as Art Arcata Known throughout the world for its colors & design. Watch it being made. Viewing room, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm Tours weekdays @ 11am. 1300 Ninth St., 800.274.2714
Redwood Art Association Gallery Eureka - 603 "F" St. Founded in 1956 by a group of artists with a goal of promoting visual art in our community. Gallery hours: Wed-Sun noon-5pm, Arts Alive receptions 6-9pm 707.268.0755
The Blacksmith Shop Ferndale The finest & largest collection of master blacksmithing & glass blowing in the US 455 Main St 7 days a week 9:30am-5pm 707.443.2075
Third Street Art Gallery Eureka – 416 Third St. Art gallery of Humboldt State University showcases the school's outstanding fine arts program. Gallery hours: Tues - Sun 12 - 5 pm 707.443.6363 Artists reception first Sat at Arts Alive 6-9pm
Trinidad Art Gallery Trinidad artist cooperative - Original art by local artists. 490 Trinity St., 7 days. Gallery hours: 10am-5pm 707.677.3770