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A Special Sasquatch Holiday Show

A Special Sasquatch Holiday Show

BIGFOOT LODGE HOLIDAY JAMBOREE Arcata Playhouse, 1251 Ninth St., Arcata Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 5 to 7 at 8 p.m. and Sunday Dec. 8 at 2 p.m., Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 12 to 14 at 8 p.m. Tickets:  $12 general/$10 seniors and members/$8 kids 12 and under. arcataplayhouse.org CREAMERY DISTRICT – The Arcata Playhouse presents its annual holiday

Spare Change Theatre Troupe Inspiring Youth Through Truth

Ula Varley Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Spare Change Peer Education Program and Teen Theater Troupe is a model program that uses theater to educate about issues that are pertinent to young people. Teenage members of Spare Change write and perform skits throughout the year at local middle schools and high schools. Spare Change started

Mike Keneally Band Rocks Jambalaya Friday, Dec. 13

ARCATA – Four musicians – the ones who rock stars hire to help make them sound amazing – will perform at Jambalaya Arcata, 915 H St., on Friday, Dec. 13 right after Arts! Arcata. The Mike Keneally Band, whose members have played with Frank Zappa, Dweezil Zappa, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Dethklok, The Aristocrats and

Aloha, Hula

ARCATA – Dancers and dance lovers are invited to participate in or observe a Hula and Tahitian dance workshop with Kumu Hula Reynee Ipomoelana “Auntie Moe” Tanaka, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 23 and 24, starting at 9 a.m. each day. Auntie Moe grew up in Hawaii and danced with Aloha Dalire. She credits Loea Frank

Kyle Gass Band At Humbrews

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union HUMBREWS – Manherd of badasses or rollicking gentlemanly ensemble? Super-team or new interstellar constant? Musical deities or tellers of universal truths? Mystery, enchantment, false dilemmas and loads of rock and roll surround the Kyle Gass Band (KGB), which plays at Humbrews this Sunday, Nov. 24.  Gass, along with backup

Entertainment Calendar Nov. 20-27, 2013

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20 • Music Buddy Reed 8 p.m., Blondies Food and Drink, 420 E. California Ave., Arcata Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt 8 p.m., Fulkerson Recital Hall, HSU, Arcata Rude Lion Sound 10 p.m., Toby & Jack’s, 764 Ninth St., Arcata • Art Youth Street Art 3:30 p.m., DTA, 1063 H St., Arcata •

Taste Of The Holidays Showcases Local Food Vendors

TASTE OF THE HOLIDAYS The Rotary Club of Arcata Sunrise invites you to Taste of the Holidays, Thursday, Nov. 21 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Arcata Community Center, 321 Dr,. Martin Luther King, Jr. Way. Admission is $25. The event features food tasting with dozens of local vendors, including restaurants, bakers, caterers, stores, breweries,

Babes In Blue Lake: The Peaceable Hamlet Hosts A Burlesque Expo

BURLESQUE EXPO Where: Blue Lake Casino, Blue Lake • When: Saturday, Nov. 16 at 11 a.m. Admission: $10 at the door; $5 with Player’s Club card. Jada C. Brotman Mad River Union Burlesque is bustin’ out all over. No longer relegated to plush-curtained pay-per-view rooms, burlesque shows have become ubiquitous here in Humboldt. The fever culminates at

Entertainment Calendar Nov. 13-19, 2013

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13 • Music Randles, LaBolle, Amirkhan 6 p.m., Mad River Brewing Co., 195 Taylor Way, Blue Lake Buddy Reed 8 p.m., Blondies Food and Drink, 420 E. California Ave., Arcata Will Willis 8 p.m., Six Rivers Brewery, 1300 Central Ave., McKinleyville MWE and Ya Habibi 8 p.m., Redwood Raks, 824 L St., Arcata

Creamery District, Arcata Playhouse Advance With Fresh Vision, Tomas Grant

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union CREAMERY DISTRICT – The Creamery District’s journey to selfhood took another step forward Sunday during a final visioning session at the Arcata Playhouse. Facilitated by Fawn Scheer of Greenway Partners, the “capstone” session took stock of the progress the district has made over the past two years and set

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