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Halloween Horrors and Happenings

Halloween Horrors and Happenings

TRICK OR TREAT Arcata Main Street presents Trick or Treat on the Arcata Plaza today, Oct. 31 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The actual trick or treat part of the event takes place from 4 to 6 p.m. Downtown Plaza streets will be closed to vehicle traffic  so families can safely enjoy free treats

Downtown Arcata ready for Halloween

Mad River Union ARCATA – Join the Arcata downtown community for a fun and complimentary Trick or Treat event. The streets will be closed to traffic starting at 4 p.m. so young and young-at-heart participants can enjoy business-to-business visits and gathering treats (or tricks!) while safe from vehicles. The spook procession will meet at 4 p.m. at the corner of H

Your guide to Halloween & Day of the Dead festivities

Haunted 1091 Ghost Ship The Humboldt Bay Maritime Museum and the Humboldt Bay Air-Sea Naval Museum will present a seaworthy scare this Halloween Season during the “Haunted 1091 Ghost Ship” aboard the Air-Sea Naval Museum’s landing craft vessel docked at the Foot of Commercial Street in Eureka. In its fourth year of taking the science

Arcata Halloween recap – 30 alcohol-related arrests

Mad River Union ARCATA – Halloween 2015 was two occasions in Arcata – the before-sunset Trick Or Treating on the Plaza event sponsored by Arcata Main Street, then the usual raucous celebration along Ninth Street’s Tavern Row, up H Street and surrounding blocks. The first part went well, with hundreds of gleeful children and parents collecting

Bill behind bars again this Halloween, for your own good

PLAZA – President McKinley, Arcata’s premier piece of public art, will once again have bodyguards on Halloween this year. It’s not to contain his furies, but to prevent celebrants from clambering up his stolid metal flanks and testing his patience. For those who’ve just joined our story in progress, the Plaza was trashed on Halloween 2011,

Halloween 2014 on the Arcata Plaza – Trick or Treating, then the usual countermeasures

City of Arcata PRESS RELEASES FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PLAYING IT SAFE ON HALLOWEEN This Halloween, the Arcata Police Department encourages people to play it safe. It is anticipated there will be rainy weather this Halloween.  Parents and children should carry flashlights when out Trick or Treating and wear a piece of reflective clothing to keep

A Smashing Halloween 2013

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Downtown was relatively tranquil and good natured up through Halloween’s midnight hour, with just five more or less routine public drunkenness arrests in downtown Arcata. It didn’t stay that way. The night ended with some 34 arrests, including one for a stabbing and another for felony vandalism.