Events for Current Month

  • Address: 322 First Street
  • Eureka, CA 95501

Concerts on the Boardwalk
Aug 2 Thurs. - Eureka:
Summer Concert. Fargo - Rhythm & Blues.  Market Square "C" St., 6-8pm. FREE.

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

Trinidad Art Nights!
Aug 3 Fri.
- Trinidad: Explore & celebrate with local artists. Live music. 6-9pm through-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

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

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

Loleta Citywide Garage Sale
Aug 4, Sat - Loleta: Visit the quaint town of Loleta and shop for treasures.  8am - 3pm

Arts Alive
Aug 4, Sat. - Eureka: Old town/downtown galleries & businesses showcase local & regional artists. 6-9pm. 707-442-9054.

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

Indoor Flea Market
Aug 5  Sun. - Eureka:
Indoor flea market at Redwood Acres Fairgrounds. 8am-3pm. 3750 Harris St.

Concerts on the Boardwalk
Aug 9, Thurs. - Eureka: Summer Concert. Tom Rigney - Cajun Zydeco.  Market Square "C" St., 6-8pm. FREE.

Friday Night Market
Aug 10, Fri. - Eureka: Music festival, vendor market & farmer's market 5-8pm Clarke Plaza, 240 E St.

Arts! Arcata
Aug 10 Fri. - Arcata: Galleries & businesses showcase local artists 6-9pm. Start at the Plaza.

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.

Family Arts Day
Aug 11,  Sat. - Eureka: Morris Graves Museum of Art. 2-4 p.m. FREE With Museum Admission. 707.442.0278

Birdwalk at Wildlife Refuge
Aug 12,  Sun. - Loleta:
Guided bird hike with Audubon Society walk leaders. It's free & beginners are welcome. 1020 Ranch Rd. 9am. 707.733.5406

Concerts on the Boardwalk
Aug 16 Thurs. - Eureka: Summer Concert.  Illegals - Eagles Tribute.   Market Square "C" St., 6-8pm. FREE.

Art Night! McKinleyville
Aug 17, Fri. - McKinleyville: Features local art, jewelry, music & food Central Ave 6-8pm 707-834-6460

Friday Night Market
Aug 17 Fri. - Eureka: Music festival, vendor market & farmer's market 5-8pm Clarke Plaza, 240 E St.  (707) 798-6411

Wine & Jazz at MGMA
Aug 19, Sun. - Eureka:
3rd Sunday - Morris Graves Museum of Art. 636 Ft St. 3-5pm $5/$2 members & under 17 free 707.442.0278

Arcata Marsh & Wildlife Sanctuary Lecture
Aug 17, Fri. Arcata 3rd Friday  7:30pm. Free.  Call 707.826.2359

Movies in the Park
Aug 18, Sat. - Eureka: Showing "A Wrinkle in Time"  Sequoia Zoo & Park. Free family fun. Music at 7pm - Movie at dusk. 3414 W Street.

Audubon Birdwalk Hikshari' Trail (Eureka Waterfront)
Aut 19, Sun. - Eureka:
3rd Sunday, Guided birdwalk along the Elk River access trail. Meet at Foot of W. Del Norte Street 9am 707.499.1247 or

Friday Night Market
Aug 24, Fri. - Eureka: Music festival, vendor market & farmer's market 5-8pm Clarke Plaza, 240 E St.  (707) 798-6411

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 Crabs Baseball
Jun 1 thru Aug 5 Arcata Ballpark
- Family Fun. America's oldest continuously operated summer collegiate baseball program. $4-9. 9th & F St. 707.826.2333

North Coast Repertory Theatre- The Importance of Being Earnest

Jul 12 -Aug 4 Thurs-Sat. Eureka
- . Fri & Sat 8pm, Sun 2 pm. 300 5th St.. 707.442.6278

                                 QUICK LIST OF THINGS TO DO

Old Town Guided Historic Walking Tours: Clarke Historical Museum 240 "E" St., Sat 2pm July & August.  Meet 1:45pm.  Free

Sequoia Park & Zoo 3414 W St., Eureka. Tues–Sun 10–5pm.  707.441.4263

Humboldt Botanical Garden  7351 Tompkins Hill Road Wed-Sat 10am-2pm, Sun 11am-3pm 707.442.5139

Fern Cottage Ferndale - Guided & self-guided Thurs-Sat  707.786.4835

Humboldt Bay Tourism - Taste  205 G St., Eureka Taste local delicacies /plan your visit. 12-9pm 7 days

Blue Ox Millworks Tour  1 X St. Eureka Mon-Fri 9am-5pm Sat 9am-4pm 707.444.3437

Chapman's Gem, Mineral Shop & Museum 24 Metropolitan Rd Hwy 101 Fortuna everyday 10-5pm

Haunted History Tour of old town Eureka most evenings upon request. 707.672.5012

Chocolate Factory Tour  Dick Taylor Chocolates 4 W. 4th St., Eureka CALL 707.798.6010

Lost Coast Brewery Tour  1600 Sunset Dr., Eureka  everyday 11am – 5pm 707.267.9651

Humboldt Bay Oyster Tours  Reserve  36hrs advance.

Ride in a Horse drawn carriage thru old town. 2nd & F Sts. Eureka 646.591.2058

Horseback Tours into Redwood National Park, 707.499.2943

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center Hike the Dunes  220 Stamp Lane Manila 707.444.1397

Humboldt Bay Wildlife Refuge  1020 Ranch Rd, Loleta. Download Nature App & discover wildlife on the trails  707.733.5406 Only open Sundays Jul 8 thru 18th.

Arcata Marsh Audubon Guided Bird Tour Every Saturday 8:30am Klopp Lake, So. I St. 

Arcata Marsh Tours rain or shine, Every Saturday 2pm Interpretive Center, 569 South G St.

Telonicher Marine Lab in Trinidad 570 Ewing St., Call for hours 707.826.3671

Humboats Kayak Adventures  Tours and rentals.  Humboldt Bay,  SUPS Woodley Island, A Dock

Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center kayaks, canoes & stand up paddle boards. Rentals & instruction 10am-4pm     7 days, 921 Waterfront Dr., Eureka 10am-3pm  707.443.4222

Kayak Zak’s   Kayak, SUP rentals 10am-5pm  Weekends Stone Lagoon   707.498.1130

Kayak Trinidad Sea Kayak Tours of Trinidad Bay with Instruction.  707.329.0085

Pacific Outfitters Adventures Tours Instruction & tours. 707.443.6328  Redwood National & State Parks & ocean kayak fishing tours  707.488.2222 

Outdoor Fun for Kids  EdVentures: Go on a scavenger quest in one of the participating parks and earn a Redwoods EdVenture Patch. 

                              VISIT AN ART GALLERY or MUSEUM EXHIBIT

Arcata Artisans
Arcata -
883 H St.  Fine Art & Craft co-operative gallery & gift shop. Artist's receptions 2nd Fri month during Arts!Arcata.  Mon-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun Noon-4pm  707.825.9133

Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center - Monthly Art Exhibit
– 569 S. "G" St. Local artist exhibits of wildlife. Tues-Sun  9am-5pm Mon 1-5pm 707.826.2359

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
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

Humboldt Bay Maritime Museum
Cookhouse Rd., Samoa across from the Cookhouse  Tues-Sat 11-4pm

Morris Graves Museum of Art
Eureka -
636 “F” St, Hours: Humboldt County's only art museum. Artists reception and live music on First Sat Arts Alive 6-9pm. Gallery hours: Noon-5pm, Wed-Sun 

Natural History Museum Arcata 1242 G St Tues-Sat 10am-5pm  707.826.4479

Redwood Art Association Gallery
- 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
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