SEPTEMBER Calendar of Events 2017

9/1/2017 - 9/30/2017

Aug 23-Sep 4. Ferndale- Horse races, carnival rides, live music, exhibits & much, much more, since 1896. 125 5th St. 707.786.5111  www.humboldtcountyfair.org
 
Sep 1 Fri. Trinidad- Local artists & Live music. 6-9pm. Free shuttle from Cher Ae Heights Casino. 707.677.1610
 
Sep 1 Fri.  Loleta- Enjoy an early evening walk at the Refuge.  Visitor Center & Shorebird Loop Trail.  1020 Ranch Rd. 707.733.5406  www.fws.gov/refuge/humboldt_bay/
 
Sep 2 Sat. Manila- Exploration of a beautiful & diverse dune system. 10am. Meet at Pacific Union School. 3001 Janes Rd. 707.444.1397  www.friendsofthedunes.org
 
Sep 2 Sat.  Eureka- Morris Graves Museum of Art- For children 2-8 years old, all ages welcome. 12-2pm. 636 F St.  $5/$2 members free. 707.442.0278 www.humboldtarts.org
 
Sep 2 Sat. Eureka - Old town/downtown galleries & businesses showcase local & regional artists. 6-9pm.  707-442-9054
 
Sep 2 Sat. Shelter Cove– Music & wild caught fish dinner, plus fun kid stuff. Mal Combs Park. 1- 5pm. $30
 
Sep 2-3 Sat-Sun. Willow Creek- Humboldt's hairy hominid returns for a festive homecoming to the town where his legend began. Parade 10am, booths, crafts, games & food.
 
Sep 2 & 3 Sat & Sun. Eureka- Redwood Acres. 1 Day $60, 2 Day $110, Camping: $20/day (Tent or RV). 3750 Harris St.
 
Sep 3 Sun. Eureka- Indoor flea market at Redwood Acres Fairgrounds. 8am-3pm. 3750 Harris St.
 
Sep 3 Sun. Redway- Mateel Community Center's annual event. BBQ, unlimited micro/ homebrew tastings & Music.  4pm to 9pm. 59 Rusk Ln. 707.923.3368  www.mateel.org
 
Sep 3 Sun. Eureka - Morris Graves Museum of Art.  636 F St. 2pm.  $5/$2 members & under 17 free.  707.442.0278
 
Sep 4 Mon. Arcata.Noon-6pm. I St between 9th & 11th. 707.630.3509  www.cityofarcata.org/Calendar
 
Sep 6 Wed. Loleta- Guided hike with Naturalist Louise Bacon-Ogden- free & beginners are welcome. 1020 Ranch Rd.  9am. 707.733.5406  https://www.fws.gov/refuge/humboldt_bay/
 
Sep 7-9 Thurs-Sat. Eureka– Thurs: Poker Run 6pm @ Red Lion. Fri: Show & Shine 11am-3pm Commercial St. & Cruz Old Town 6-7pm. Sat: Car Show Old Town 10am-4pm. Full Schedule: www.bgcredwoods.org/cruzn-eureka
 
Sep 8 Fri. Arcata - Galleries & businesses showcase local artists. 6-9pm. Start at the Plaza.  www.ArcataMainStreet.com
 
Sep 8–10 Fri-Sun. Ferndale- The Concours' De Elegance car show. Fri - Welcome reception @ Victorian Inn, Sat- The Scenic Drive, Sat Night- Dinner/Docent led tour, Sun- Event on Main Street.
 
Sep 9 Sat. Willow Creek. Inland birding adventure with Melissa Dougherty! 9:30 am. 75 The Terrace. 530.859.1874
 
Sep 9 Sat. Eureka Public Library - “Okay, Let’s See the McKay” presented by Jerry Rohde. 1313 3rd St., Library Meeting Room. 1:00pm. 707.445.4342 www.humboldthistory.org
 
Sep 9 Sat. Eureka- Morris Graves Museum of Art. 2-4 p.mFREE With Museum Admission. 707.442.0278 
 
Sep 9 Sat. Rio Dell Art walk & flea market. Food, beverages & music. 406 Wildwood Ave. 6-8pm. 707.506.5081
 
Sep 9 Sat. Eureka- Rotary Club of Southwest Eureka’s annual fish dinner. Cocktails 4pm, dinner at 5pm. $30 at door under 12/$12. 445 Herrick Ave. 707.443.4682
 
Sep 9 Sat. Eureka. Wine & brew, local food, music & art. 7707 Tompkins Hill Rd. 1pm-5pm. 707.442.5139 www.hbgf.org
 
Sep 9 Sat. Fortuna. Jerry Moore with Doug Arrington. 7:30pm. 610 Main St. $10. 707.682.6092 www.fortunaconcertseries.com
 
Sep 9-10 Sat & Sun. Arcata- Exhibits, vendors, workshops, demonstrations. Community Center, Martin Luther King Pkwy. Sat 10am-5pm & Sun 10am-4pm.
 
Sep 10 Sun. Loleta- Guided bird hike with Audubon Society walk leaders. Free & beginners are welcome. 1020 Ranch Rd. 9am.  707.733.5406 www.fws.gov/refuge/humboldt_bay/
 
Sep 15 –17 Fri-Sun. Ferndale- Over a 100 different locations offering everything from antiques to zithers, new & used.
 
Sep 15 Fri. McKinleyville- Local art, jewelry, music & food. Central Ave.  6-8pm. 707-834-6460
 
Sep 15 Fri. Arcata- “Wastewater Treatment at the Arcata Marsh”. 7:30pm. Free. 707.826.2359
 
Sep 16 Sat. Orick- Newton B Drury parkway closed to through traffic. Pre-registered races begin 9am. 707.464.9150  www.redwoodparksassociation.org
 
Sep 16 Sat. McKinleyville- A beer and wine walk with food pairings. Walk 4-8pm. Dance 8pm.  Central Ave.  707.839.2499   www.mckinleyvillechamber.com
 
Sep 16 Sat. Eureka- Motorcyclist enthusiasts gather & drool with envy over cool bikes. 440 F St. 3-7pm. 707.442.2562 www.blacklightningmotorcyclecafe.com
 
Sep 16 & 17 Sat & Sun. Arcata– Plaza’s annual festival of crafts, music. 10am-6pm.  www.sameoldpeople.org
 
Sep 17 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/
 
Sep 17 Sun. Eureka- Morris Graves Museum of Art. 636 Ft St. 3-5pm $5/$2 members & under 17 free  707.442.0278  www.humboldtarts.org
 
 
Sep 17 Sun. Arcata- Baywood Golf Country Club. 3600 Buttermilk Ln. 5-9pm. $100. 707.798.6139 www.eurekasymphony.com/
 
Sep 19 Tue. Eureka- Arkley Center. Vibrant visual spectacle. 412 G St. 7PM. Adult: $39.00/Child: $25.00. 707.442.1956
 
Sep 21 Thurs. Trinidad- Taste of local restaurants, cafes, wineries & breweries. Live music. 5:30-7:30pm. Saunders Park.  707.677.0106  www.trinidadcalif.com
 
Sep 24 Sun. Arcata Plaza- Parade and festival. Noon-5pm.
 
Sep 24 Sun. Blue Lake Casino- 1pm-3pm. 428 Chartin Rd, at the Sapphire Palace.
 
Sep 24 Sun. Eureka- Free afternoon of fun and games for all ages. Noon-6pm. 3414 W Street. www.sequoiaparkzoo.net
 
Sep 26 Tues. Arcata - See the marsh at a slow pace 2pm. Meet at parking lot on So. "I" St off Samoa Blvd. 707.826.2359
 
Sep 30 Sat. Garberville- Mateel Community Center. 75 Rusk Ln. All day. 707.923.3368  www.mateel.org
 
Sep 30 Sat. Manila- Ocean views, local wine & food, live music. 3-6 pm. 220 Stamp Ln. Friends of the Dune. 707.444.1397
 
Sep 30 Sat. Willow Creek- Wine tasting, artisans, craft booths, music & games. Activities noon–5pm, followed by dance.  www.tasteofwillowcreekfallfestival.com
 
ENJOY THE PERFORMING ARTS
Sep 7-30. Eureka- Live performance. Disenchanted princesses in a hilarious hit musical that’s anything but Grimm. 220 First St. Thurs, Fri, Sat 8pm & Sun 24th @ 2pm. 707.443.7688 www.redwoodcurtain.com
 
Sep 14-Oct 7. Eureka. Hailed as Tom Stoppard’s greatest masterpiece– a play about chaos, mathematics, sex and the death of the universe. Thurs, Fri, Sat 8:00pm & 2pm Sun matinees. 300 5th St.. 707.442.6278  www.ncrt.net
 
Sep 28-Oct 29. Ferndale. 440 Main St. Fri & Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm. $18/$16. 707.786.5483  www.ferndalerep.org
 
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 1242 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       

FIND LODGING