Aleutian Geese Fly Off Mar 2 & 3 Sat & Sun. Humboldt Bay Wildlife Refuge - Two days of sunrise & geese take offs. It's worth it for the geese symphony alone. Grab your coffee cup and go. 1020 Ranch Rd., Hookton Rd. Exit, Loleta. Gates open 6:15am - sunrise is 6:45am - rain or shine. Guided walks at sunrise Interpretive stations on trail during fly-off. Family activities 7am - 11am 707.733.5406
Mini Masters – Kids Club Mar 2 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 humboldtarts.org Humboldt Historical Lectures Mar 2 Sat. Eureka Public Library-. 1313 3rd St., Meeting Rm. 1pm. 707.445.4342 www.humboldthistory.org Arts Alive Mar 2 Sat. Eureka - Old town/downtown galleries & businesses showcase local & regional artists. Music & special events 6-9pm Lanphere Dunes Guided Walk Mar 2 Sat. Arcata/Manila - Exploration of one of the most beautiful and diverse dune system in the Pacific Northwest. 10am. Free Call to reserve 707.444.1397
Wildlife Tracking Workshops Mar 9 Sat. Arcata/ Natural History Museum. Learn about our local wildlife with Phil Johnston, first Saturday of every month. 9am-4:30pm. PLEASE Call to reserve 707.826.4473 note: changed from March 2 to March 9 due to weather.
Eureka Symphony – The Tragic Overture Op 81 Brahms & Opera favorites Mar 1 & 2 Fri & Sat Eureka - Arkley Center Performing Arts, 412 "G" St. 8pm 707.845.3655
Art Talk Sunday Mar 3 Sun. Eureka - Morris Graves Museum of Art- 636 F St. 2pm $5/$2 members & under 17 free 707.442.0278 Arts! Arcata Mar 8 Fri. Arcata - Galleries & businesses showcase local artists 6-9pm. Start at the Plaza
Perilous Plunge into the Bay Mar 9 Sat. Eureka Boardwalk - Annual zany fundraiser kids Discovery Museum. Watch costumed folk jump from the Eureka waterfront into Humboldt Bay. Foot of “F” St. Registration @ 8, Parade @ 10am.
Family Arts Day Mar 9 Sat. Eureka - Morris Graves Museum of Art, 636 “F” St 2-4 pm. $5 Adults, $2 Students/Seniors, FREE Children 17 & under or With Membership. 707.442.0278
Fortuna Concert Series Mar 9 Sat. Fortuna – Performing: Artu Duo 610 Main St. $10 admission, $8 students & seniors. 707.682.6092. www.fortunaconcertseries.com
Foggy Bottoms Milk Run Mar 10 Sun. Ferndale - Family run thru Ferndale farmlands. Noon on Main St. foggybottommilkrun.com
Afternoon of Dance Mar 10 Sun. Eureka - Morris Graves Museum of Art. 636 F St., 2pm $5/$2 members & under 17 free 707.442.0278
Conservation Lecture Mar 13 Wed. Eureka - Sequoia Zoo - Topic: Bats of California. Reception 6:30pm Lecture 7pm 3414 W St 707.441.4263
Redwood Region Logging Conference Mar 14 - 16, Thurs., Fri., Sat. Eureka - Redwood Acres Fairgrounds 3750 Harris St., Ride an historic train, set up just for this occasion. Redwood carvers and portable sawmill operators will be demonstrating their skills. There will also be daily wildlife shows and logging sports competitions. Free Public Event opens 9am.
Humboldt Wine Festival Mar 16 Sat. Arcata - HSU Kate Buchanan Rm. Featuring over a dozen Humboldt County and Trinity County wineries and cideries. 5:30-8:30pm $45 humboldtwinefest.com
Wine & Jazz at MGMA Mar 17 Sun. Eureka - Morris Graves Museum of Art. Enjoy a glass of wine & afternoon of Jazz 636 “F” St. 3pm $5/$2 members & under 17 free 707.442.0278 Art & Nature at the Refuge Mar 17 Sun. Loleta - 3rd Sunday of every month, art & nature exploration activities for all ages and abilities. It's free! drop-in 1pm -4pm. 1020 Ranch Rd., Humboldt Bay Wildlife Refuge. (707) 733-5406
Any One of Us: Words from Women in Prison Mar 23 & 24, Sat 7pm Sun 5pm Arcata - The Sanctuary 1301 "J" St. A collection of stories by women in prisons across the nation. $12 707.496.9404 Daffodils by the River Flower Show Mar 23 & 24, Sat. & Sun. Fortuna River Lodge - One of the most "cordial" daffodil shows in Northern California Sat 1-5 pm, Sun 10am-4pm 1800 Riverwalk Dr.
Ferndale Repertory Theatre – Smokey Joes Mar 14 - Apr 7 – Feb 17 Ferndale - Musical revues return to Ferndale. The songwriting careers of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller spanned rock and roll, R&B, soul, doo-wop, and romantic ballads, and 39 of their greatest hits will come together in one celebration of American music. Cafe is a theatrical experience you won’t want to miss. Appropriate for all ages. 440 Main St. Fri & Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm. 707.786.5483 www.ferndalerep.org
North Coast Repertory Theatre - The Winter’s Tale Mar 15 - Apr 14 Eureka - Live performance. Love, Loss, and Magic. Part tragedy, part fairy tale – Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale is a story of jealousy, loss, love and redemption. With touches of magic, mystery, and one of Shakespeare’s most famous stage directions (exit pursued by bear), The Winter’s Tale will touch your heart.” Thurs, Fri, Sat 8:00pm & 2pm Sun matinees. 300 5th St. 707.442.6278 www.ncrt.net
Redwood Curtain - Everybody Feb 21 - Mar 16 Eureka - Live performance. This finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize is a modern and hilarious riff on the fifteenth century play, Everyman. It follows Everybody (chosen from the cast each night by lottery) on a thoughtful and hilarious journey – along the way meeting God, Death, Friendship and others – to find the meaning of living. 220 First St., Thurs, Fri, Sat 8pm & Sun 2pm. 707.443.7688 redwoodcurtain.com
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
Samoa Cookhouse Logging Museum & Historic Photographs Across the Samoa Bridge off Cookhouse Rd 707.442.1659
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
Trinidad Art Gallery Local artist cooperative - Original art 490 Trinity St., 7 days. Gallery hours: 10am-5pm 707.677.3770