Sun., Dec. 15, 4-9 p.m.
Ferndale Town Hall
834 Main St., Ferndale
Local farmers and ranchers parade fancifully decorated tractors and tractor-drawn wagons depicting holiday scenes down the Victorian Village's historic Main Street for a sparkling country Christmas celebration. Tractors begin parading at 7 p.m.
Sat., Dec. 14, 6-9 p.m.
On the second Saturday evening of every December, thousands of people line the streets of Eureka and delight at the spectacle of huge trucks adorned in holiday lights. A Eureka tradition for about 20 years, the Christmas convoys range in size from 50 to 100.
Fri., Dec. 13, 6:30 p.m.
Events, Holiday Events
Ever wanted to be in a parade? Get your tractor, float, truck, bike, scooter or just use your own body, put some lights on it and ta-dah, you're now a float! The Fortuna Electric Lighted Parade allows anyone who is lit-up -- not including tweakers -- and who wants to walk or drive down the main drag to participate. Everyone gets a prize and top winners get top prizes. Santa will be on hand for pictures with kids. The parade starts at the Redwood Village Shopping Center.
Third Saturday of every month, 10 a.m.
Open to the public, free of charge. Learn about your local Access Media resources available at Access Humboldt, which include a recording studio, field equipment, editing stations, cable TV channels, online archive, and more.
Get the scope on Access Humboldt's history, mission, operation, procedures, and learn how YOU can get involve with local media productions, free speech advocacy and making this community health and informed.
The Community Media Center (CMC) Orientation is a prerequisite for all other training (field productions, video editing, studio production...)
Third Saturday of every month, 9 a.m.
Enjoy pancakes, eggs and more. Then shop for knick knacks, etc. Flea mart ends 4 p.m.
$5, $3 for kids
Third Friday of every month, 6-8 p.m.
Art, food and music at participating McKinleyville businesses.
Second Monday of every month, 8 p.m.
Second Sunday of every month, 9 a.m.
This free, two-mile walk is open to the public and is a great way to familiarize yourself with the flora and fauna of HumCo. Binoculars are available at the visitor's center.
Second Friday of every month, 6-9 p.m.
Arcata Main Street event, the second Friday of each month with art, music and more art in downtown Arcata and surrounding area.
First Sunday of every month, 8-11 a.m.
Breakfast, conversation and locals served fresh.The menu features delicious buttermilk and whole grain pancakes, ham, sausages, scrambled eggs, orange juice, tea, and French Roast coffee.
$5 adults; $3 kids
Led by Milt Boyd.
Saturdays, 2 p.m.
Meet a trained guide at the Interpretive Center on South G Street for a 90-minute walk focusing on the ecology of the Marsh.
Hike leaders scheduled include:
July 27 Jane Wilson
Aug. 10 Milt Boyd
Aug. 17 Megan McCue
Aug. 24 Alex Stillman
Aug. 31 Jane Wilson
Thursdays, 6 p.m.
Join fellow knitters, crocheters, weavers, spinners, and other fiber artists as they socialize and work on their current projects! Sip and Knit is a great place to meet new friends, get encouragement and inspiration, and most of all have fun! All experience levels are welcome.
NorthCoast Knittery always offers snacks, coffee, tea and other beverages and we encourage you to bring something to share.
Saturdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Continues through March 30
Locavores' delight: fresh vegetables and fruit from local producers, food vendors, plant starts, flowers, live music every week at 10 a.m.