MARCH Calendar of Events

3/1/2017 - 3/31/2017

Oct 1 - May 6.  Orick - First Saturdays, bike, hike or walk your dog along the ten-mile road, which meanders among some of the most impressive old growth groves in Redwood National & State Parks. 707.465.7765
 
Jan 20 - Mar 31.  Everything fishing. Fast becoming Humboldt’s signature wintertime event for both beginners and experts. $10. 8:30pm show. 59 Rusk Ln. 707-382-6162
 
Mar 1 Wed. Loleta- Guided hike with Naturalist Louise Bacon-Ogden - It's free & beginners are welcome. 1020 Ranch Rd.  9am   707.733.5406  www.fws.gov/refuge/humboldt_bay/
 
Mar 3 & 4 Fri & Sat. Eureka- Harbor Lanes. Themed celebration of fundraising for Boys & Girls Club of the North Coast. 2136 Broadway. 707. 445.4871. www.ncbbbs.org
 
Mar 3 Fri. Fortuna - Art, music, fun & great deals from local merchants. Downtown & throughout Fortuna 5-8pm
 
Mar 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. 707.444.1397  www.friendsofthedunes.org
 
Mar 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
 
Mar 4 Sat. Eureka Public Library - 1313 3rd St.,  Library Meeting Room 1:00pm 707.445.4342   www.humboldthistory.org  
 
Mar 4 Sat. Eureka - Old town/downtown galleries & businesses showcase local & regional artists. 6-9pm.  707-442-9054
 
Mar 4 & 5 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 5:45am - 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
 
Mar 5 Sun. Eureka - Morris Graves Museum of Art.  636 F St. 2pm  $5/$2 members & under 17 free    707.442.0278 www.humboldtarts.org
 
 
Mar 5 Sun. Eureka - Redwood Acres Fairgrounds 3750 Harris St., 10am-4pm free. Register dog before event 707.444.3862
 
Mar 8 Wed.  Eureka- Sequoia Zoo - Reception 6:30pm Lecture 7pm 3414 W St 707.441.4263 www.sequoiaparkzoo.net
 
Mar 10 Fri. Arcata - Galleries & businesses showcase local artists 6-9pm. Start at the Plaza.  www.ArcataMainStreet.com
 
Mar 10 Fri. Redway- Mateel Center - features two titans of Bay Area comedy, Mean Dave and FC Sierra, plus Humboldt’s own James Stephen, Pat Dylan and Nathan Davis-Floyd. $10. 8:30pm show. 59 Rusk Ln. 707.923.3368
 
Mar 11 Sat. Eureka-  Morris Graves Museum of Art. 2-4 p.mFREE With Museum Admission. 707.442.0278  www.humboldtarts.org
 
Mar 11 Sat. Fortuna. Soprano Annika Bäckström accompanied by pianist Shaunna Eberhard. 7:30pm 610 Main St. $10/$8   707.682.6092 www.fortunaconcertseries.com
 
Mar 11 Sat. Eureka- Redwood Acres Fairgrounds. HRD B Team vs. Nor Cal Roller Girls. 6pm. $15. 3750 Harris St.
                                         
Mar 12 Sun. Loleta- Guided bird hike with Audubon Society walk leaders. It's free & beginners are welcome. 1020 Ranch Rd. 9am.  707.733.5406 https://www.fws.gov/refuge/humboldt_bay/
 
Mar 12 Sun. Eureka - Morris Graves Museum of Art. 636 F St., 2pm $5/$2 members & under 17 free  707.442.0278  www.humboldtarts.org
 
Mar 12 Sun. Ferndale - Family run with 3 different courses through Ferndale farmlands. 
Noon on Main St.,  707.822.1861  www.foggybottommilkrun.com
 
Mar 17 Fri. McKinleyville - Features local art, jewelry, music & food Central Ave  6-8pm  707-834-6460
 
Mar 19 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  www.savetheredwoods.org/events/
 
Mar 19 Sun. Eureka- Morris Graves Museum of Art. 636 Ft St. 3-5pm $5/$2 members & under 17 free  707.442.0278  www.humboldtarts.org
 
Mar 25 & 26 Sat & Sun  Fortuna - One of the most "cordial" daffodil shows in Northern California Fortuna River Lodge, 1800 Riverwalk Dr. Sat 1-5 pm, Sun 10am-4pm
 
Mar 28 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. 707.822.3475
 
Mar 31 Thurs  Eureka Let the festival begin.  Start with samples of the local cuisine. Live music at some venues.  Downtown & Old Town 5-8pm for ticket book ($25) 707.442.9054
 
Mar 30 Thurs. Eureka- Adorni Center. 1011 Waterfront Drive  7-10pm. $10. 707.445.3378
 
Mar 30 - Apr 2 Thurs–Sun  Eureka   Annual four days of non-stop music & dancing, with jitney service to all venues.  Six Venues - 25 Bands - 100 sets of fantastic live music.  Jazz, Swing, Blues, Country, Zydeco & Rockabilly. Tickets - All Event / Single Day / Single Event  707.445.3378
 
ENJOY THE PERFORMING ARTS
Feb 9- Mar 4. Eureka. A highly theatrical, fast, funny, sexy rediscovery of one of history’s most intriguing women. 220 First St. Thurs, Fri, & Sat 8pm,  Sun 2pm.  $10/$17.  707.443.7688 www.redwoodcurtain.com
 
Mar 17 & 18. Blue Lake- Carlo Theater. Original acts from the faculty & company. 131 H St. 8pm. $15/$12. 707.668.5663  www.dellarte.com
 
Mar 19-Apr 2. Ferndale. Seven women face the challenges of frontier life. 440 Main St. Fri & Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm  $18/$16 707.786.5483  ferndalerep.org
 
Mar 23-25. Blue Lake- Carlo Theater. In music and drama, the tensions of human interaction… 131 H St. 8pm. Pay what you can. 707.668.5663  www.dellarte.com
 
Mar 23-Apr 15. Eureka. Raw ambition, charm, and bloodshed take center stage in William Shakespeare’s tragic masterpiece. Thurs, Fri & Sat, Sun 2 pm matinees. $13-16. 300 5th St. 707.442.6278  www.ncrt.net

QUICK LIST OF THINGS TO DO

VISIT AN ART GALLERY or MUSEUM EXHIBIT
 
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  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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Eureka-Humboldt Visitors Bureau
800 346 3482
707-443-5097

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