JULY Calendar of Events 2017

7/1/2017 - 7/31/2017

Jun 30 -Jul 2 Fri-Mon.  Ferndale- Humboldt County Fairgrounds. Best in show judging. Conformation & obedience. 8am-4pm each day. FREE. 1250 5th Street.
 
Jul 1 Sat. Arcata/Manila- Exploration of a beautiful & diverse dune system. 10am. Meet at Pacific Union School. 3001 Janes Rd. 707.444.1397  www.friendsofthedunes.org
 
Jul 1 Sat.  Eureka- Morris Graves Museum of Art- For children 2-8 years old, all ages are welcome. 12-2pm. 636 F St.  $5/$2 members free. 707.442.0278 www.humboldtarts.org
 
Jul 1 Sat. Eureka - Old town/downtown galleries & businesses showcase local & regional artists. 6-9pm.  707-442-9054
 
Jul 2 Sun. Eureka- Indoor flea market at Redwood Acres Fairgrounds. 8am-3pm. 3750 Harris St.
 
Jul 2 Sun. Eureka- Humboldt Botanical Garden. Listen to live music as you stroll the gardens. Bring along a picnic lunch. 7351 Tompkins Hill Rd. 12 - 2pm. $8/$5/Free to members. 707.442.5139 www.hbgf.org
 
Jul 2 Sun. Eureka - Morris Graves Museum of Art.  636 F St. 2pm  $5/$2 members & under 17 free.  707.442.0278
 
Jul 3 Mon. Fortuna- Celebrate with a BBQ, music, & Fireworks 5:30 to 10:30pm. Newburg Park.
 
Jul 4 Tue. Eureka- Street fair in historic old town 10am-5pm. Classic cars, kids activities, fire trucks, horse & carriage rides, Amusement Carnival, & much more. Fireworks in the bay 10pm- best viewing: the Boardwalk & Halvorsen Park.
 
Jul 4 Tue. Benbow Lake State Recreation Area. Fireworks at 9:30pm. Shuttles begin 5:45 from Redway & 6:00 from Garberville $2. Please- no pets, glass containers, fireworks, alcohol or drugs will be allowed. $8 day use fee parking.
 
Jul 4 Tue. Ferndale - Fire Engine Rides start at 10am, parade at noon.  Main Street
 
Jul 4 Tue. Arcata- Daylong festival, arts & crafts, food - great music! Baseball with the Arcata Crabs.
 
Jul 5 Wed. Loleta- Guided hike with Naturalist Louise Bacon-Ogden- It's free & beginners are welcome. 1020 Ranch Rd.  9am. 707.733.5406  https://www.fws.gov/refuge/humboldt_bay/
 
Jul 6 Thurs. Eureka. The Swinging Chads (Rock and Soul). Market Square "C" St., 6-8pm. FREE. www.eurekamainstreet.org
 
Jul 7 Fri. Trinidad- Explore & celebrate with local artists. Live music. 6-9pm through-out Trinidad. Free shuttle from Cher Ae Heights Casino to town. 707.677.1610
 
Jul 8 Sat. Eureka-  Morris Graves Museum of Art. 2-4 p.mFREE With Museum Admission. 707.442.0278 
 
Jul 8 Sat. Rio Dell- Art walk & community flea market. . Food, beverages & music. 406 Wildwood Ave., at the Arts Collective. 6-8pm. 707.506.5081
 
Jul 8 Sat. Eureka- Morris Graves Museum invites you to a FREE concert. 636 F St. 7pm.  707.442.0278 www.humboldtarts.org
 
Jul 8-9 Sat & Sun. Orick- Calf riding, barrel racing, saddle bronc & kiddie sheep rides. Deep-pit beef barbeque on Sunday.  707.488.2885
 
Jul 8-15. Blue Lake- a week of music, dance & more. Five venues, three dances, four concert/showcase evenings  www.humboldtfolklife.org
 
Jul 9 Sun. Loleta- Guided bird hike with Audubon Society walk leaders. It's free & beginners are welcome. 1020 Ranch Rd. 9am.  707.733.5406 www.fws.gov/refuge/humboldt_bay/
 
Jul 9 Sun. Loleta- A Loleta annual community event featuring a deep pit barbecue, local crafts & kids games. Thomas Carr Park.  10am. 707.498.0450
 
Jul 9 Sun. Blue Lake– Perigot Park. Parade, music, craft vendors, a bocce ball tournament, pony rides, petting zoo, car show & a mountain bike race.  707.667.6233
 
Jul 10–16. Roping, barrel racing, jr rodeo, carnival, children's games, chili cook off & more. Rohner Park Rodeo Grounds.  735 14th St.  www.fortunarodeo.com
 
Jul 13 Thurs. Eureka. Boys of Summer (Eagles Tribute). Market Square "C" St., 6-8pm. FREE. www.eurekamainstreet.org
 
Jul 14 Fri. Arcata - Galleries & businesses showcase local artists 6-9pm. Start at the Plaza.  www.ArcataMainStreet.com
 
Jul 11 – 12 Sat & Sun. Eureka– Relay for Life for 24 Hours at Eureka High Albee Stadium.  707.443.2241
 
Jul 14-16 Fri – Sun. Piercy- 3-day boutique camping & music festival on Eel River. www.NorthernNights.org
 
Jul 15 Sat. Manila Beach Dunes Recreation Area. Grab shovels & friends, head to the beach for this annual sand party. 8am-3pm. 1611 Peninsula Dr. 707.444.1397  www.friendsofthedunes.org
 
Jul 15 Sat. Samoa- Humboldt Bay Motorcycle events. Poker run, music, show & shine. 10am-9pm. $10 at the gate, kids under 12 free.  707.834.4826  www.ubnchumboldt.com
 
Jul 15 & 16 Sat & Sun. Eureka- Redwood Acres Fairgrounds. Over 300 quilts are on display, as well as a beautiful raffle quilt. Vendors & concessionaires. 3750 Harris St.. Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 10am-4pm. $8. www.reqg.com
 
Jul 16 Sun. Eureka- Audubon guided birdwalk along the Elk River access trail. Meet at Foot of W. Del Norte Street.  9am. 707.499.1247 www.rras.org/events or www.savetheredwoods.org/events/
 
Jul 20 Thurs. Eureka- Funky Dozen (Best of Motown). Market Square "C" St., 6-8pm. FREE. www.eurekamainstreet.org
 
Jul 21-23 Fri-Sun. Eureka- Redwood Acres Fairgrounds. Wide variety of rocks, gems, minerals & jewelry & beads. 3750 Harris St. $5.  www.gemfaire.com
 
Jul 21-23 Fri-Sun. Fortuna– One of  the Redwood Coast's Biggest Car Shows. www.redwoodautoxpo.org
 
Jul 21 Fri. McKinleyville- Features local art, jewelry, music & food Central Ave.  6-8pm. 707-834-6460
 
Jul 21 Fri. Arcata- HSU students discuss Barn Owls. 7:30pm. Free. 707.826.2359
 
Jul 22 Sat. Eureka- Sequoia Zoo & Park. Free family fun. Music at 7pm - Movie at dusk. 3414 W Street.
 
Jul 25 Tues. Arcata - 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
 
Jul 27 Thurs. Eureka- Brad Wilson (Rolling Blues Thunder). Market Square "C" St., 6-8pm. FREE. www.eurekamainstreet.org
 
Jul 29 Sat. Honeydew- Mattole Grange.  28th annual musical event also features fire fighter’s challenge, kids games, food booths, raffle & more. 36512 Mattole Rd. Noon to midnight.  $25/$20. 707.599.4549
 
Jul 30 Sun. Trinidad- Westhaven Fire Dept. Fresh blackberry pies, jams, burgers & beverages. 10am-6pm. 446 6th Ave
 
Jul 29 Sat. Eureka- It's a full day of FREE and fun events for the entire family- all over Eureka. www.GetOutAndPlayDay.com
 
ENJOY THE PERFORMING ARTS
Jun 15-Jul 15. Blue Lake- A month of original Dell' Arte performances. Carlo Theater. 131 H St. 8pm. Tickets $12/$10. 707.668.5663  www.dellarte.com
 
Jul 6-29. Eureka- Live performance by the Redwood Curtain Theatre. Music-filled comedy about singing your own song. 220 First St. Thurs- Sat 8pm, Sun Jul 23 2pm. 707.443.7688. www.redwoodcurtain.com
 
Jul 20-Aug 12. Eureka. Fanciful Farce With A Modern Twist. Thurs-Sat 8pm, 2pm Sun matinees. 300 5th St. 707.442.6278  www.ncrt.net
 
Jul 28-Aug 19. Eureka. Love in the Redwoods. Fri & Sat 7:00pm. 300 5th St.. 707.442.6278  www.ncrt.net
 
QUICK LIST OF THINGS TO DO
SEASONAL QUICK LIST OF THINGS TO DO
VISIT AN ART GALLERY or MUSEUM EXHIBIT
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  www.humboldtarts.org
 
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 www.redwoodart.us
 
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
 
Eureka – 240 “E” St. Art showcase, in addition to ongoing Victorian period exhibit & impressive display of Native American basketry & regalia. Bank building Wed-Sat 11am-4pm  707.443.1947 www.clarkemuseum.org
 
Natural History Museum Arcata 1315 G St Tues-Sat 10am-5pm  707.826.4479
 
Humboldt Bay Maritime Museum Cookhouse Rd., Samoa across from the Cookhouse  Tues-Sat 11-4pm
 
Arcata – 569 S. "G" St. Local artist exhibits of wildlife. Tues-Sun  9am-5pm Mon 1-5pm 707.826.2359 
 
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  www.arcataartisans.com
 
Trinidad artist cooperative - Original art by local artists. 490 Trinity St., 7 days
Gallery hours: 10am-5pm 707.677.3770 www.trinidadartgallery.com
 
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  www.ferndaleblacksmith.com
 
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  www.hollyyashi.com       

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