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814 13th Street, Arcata, CA 95521


Kinetic Sculpture Race, Arcata, CA on Plaza

Coming to Arcata California? Check out these upcoming events and our Destination Area Guide for more things to do around the area! We have regular events and special events on tap.

1st Saturday of each month, ARTS ALIVE, Old Town Eureka

2nd Friday of each month, ARTS ARCATA, Downtown Arcata

Saturdays, FARMERS MARKET, Arcata Plaza


3/18-3/22:  Humboldt State University Spring Break

3/29:  Humboldt State University Spring Preview #1

4/5:  Humboldt State University Spring Preview #2

4/17-4/23:  Godwit Days Bird Festival

4/17-4/20:  Humboldt International Film Festival, Arcata

4/21:  Easter

4/26-4/28:  Tall Ships Visit Eureka, Bonnie Gool Dock

4/27:  Rhododendron Festival & Parade, Eureka

5/5:  Avenue of the Giants Marathon

5/9-5/12:  Redwood Coast Music Festival, Eureka

5/12:  Mothers Day

5/18:  Humboldt State University 2019 Graduation

5/18:  College of the Redwoods 2019 Graduation

5/18:  Tour of the Unknown Coast, Ferndale

5/24-5/27:  Memorial Weekend Holiday

5/25-5/27:  Kinetic Grand Championship Race

5/31-8/4:  Humboldt Crabs Baseball, Arcata Ball Park

6/1 & 6/2:  Open Studios Art Tour

6/8 & 6/9:  Best of Humboldt Fair, Redwood Acres, Eureka

6/8:  Dell’ Arte Mad River Festival Opens, Blue Lake

6/15:  Oyster Festival, Arcata Plaza

6/16:  Fathers Day

6/16:  Trinidad Fish Festival

7/4:  4th of July Fairs, Arcata Plaza, Eureka Old Town, Ferndale

7/6:  Humboldt Folklife Festival Opens, Blue Lake and Arcata

8/3:  Buddy Brown Blues Festival, Blue Lake

8/10-20:  Humboldt County Fair, Ferndale Fairgrounds

8/19:  Humboldt State University 2019 Fall Semester Begins

9/6:  Cruz N Eureka

9/6:  Ferndale Concours

9/21 & 22:  North Country Fair, Arcata Plaza

10/5:  Pastels on the Plaza, Arcata

10/5:  Medieval Festival of Courage, Blue Lake

10/13:  Humboldt Redwoods Marathon, Ave. of the Giants

11/9:  Inter-tribal Elders Gathering, Redwood Acres, Eureka

11/25-29:  Humboldt State University Thanksgiving Holiday

11/28:  Thanksgiving Day

12/20:  Humboldt State University Fall 2019 Semester Ends

12/25:  Christmas Day

12/31:  New Year’s Eve