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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, April – November, FARMERS MARKET, Arcata Plaza


3/12-3/16:  Humboldt State University Spring Break

3/23:  Humboldt State University Spring Preview #1

4/5-4/8:  Redwood Coast Music Festival, Eureka

4/6:  Humboldt State University Spring Preview #2

4/18-4/24:  Godwit Days Bird Festival

4/18-4/21:  Humboldt International Film Festival, Arcata

4/28:  Rhododendron Festival & Parade, Eureka

5/6:  Avenue of the Giants Marathon

5/12:  Humboldt State University 2018 Graduation

5/13:  Mothers Day

5/19:  Tour of the Unknown Coast, Ferndale

5/25-5/28:  Memorial Weekend Holiday

5/26-5/28:  Kinetic Grand Championship Race

6/1-8/5:  Humboldt Crabs Baseball, Arcata Ball Park

6/16:  Oyster Festival, Arcata Plaza

6/17:  Fathers Day

6/17:  Trinidad Fish Festival

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

8/16-26:  Humboldt County Fair, Ferndale Fairgrounds

8/20:  Humboldt State University 2018 Fall Semester Begins

9/16 & 17:  North Country Fair, Arcata Plaza

10/6:  Pastels On The Plaza, Arcata Plaza

10/5-10/7:  Humboldt State University Homecoming & Parents Weekend

10/14:  Humboldt Redwoods Marathon, Ave. of the Giants

11/10:  Inter-tribal Elders Gathering, Redwood Acres, Eureka

11/19-23:  Humboldt State University Thanksgiving Holiday

11/22:  Thanksgiving Day

12/19:  Humboldt State University Fall 2018 Semester Ends

12/25:  Christmas Day

12/31:  New Year’s Eve