Presented by Eureka Main Street. Opening receptions for artists, exhibits and performances are held the first Saturday of each month. For more information, call 442-9054 or go to www.eurekamainstreet.org
ADORNI CENTER 1011 Waterfront Drive. Paul Rickard, water colors; Barbara Saul, acrylic paintings; Mark Lazzarotto; oil paintings.
AMERICAN INDIAN ART AND GIFT SHOP 245 F St. Music by Cochise Nez.
AREA 1 AGENCY ON AGING 434 Seventh St. Sixth Annual "Being Here Now", senior art show, featuring artists 60 and over. Juried show, Martin Swett with Summitt Funding.
ARTS AND DRAFTS 422 First St. Savage, portraits. Music by Claire Bent.
BACK ROOM GALLERY 525 Second St. "Abstracts in the Back Room," Reuben T. Mayes, acrylic paintings. Live painting with Reuben.
BECAUSE COFFEE 300 F St. Laura Keenados, aka Bad Cat Pomegranate!, silly pen and ink works.
BELLA BASKETS 311 E St. Chelcie Startk, artwork, Robin and John Praytor, artwork.
BOOKLEGGER 402 Second St. Mills of Humboldt County, 1910-1945, Susan O'Hara and Alex Service, and Logging Railroads of Humboldt and Del Norte Counties, Katy Tahja, book signings.
BRENDA TUXFORD GALLERY at Ink People 525 Seventh St. "Second Chances," featuring local teen artists, artwork.
C STREET STUDIOS & HALL GALLERY 208 C St. Featuring the works of recently departed Tom Klapproth.
CAFÉ NOONER 409 Opera Alley. Sarah Gross, paintings. Music by John Myers and Jim Silva.
CHAPALA CAFE 201 Second St. Kylan Luken, photography.
CHERI BLACKERBY GALLERY and THE STUDIO 272 C St. "Culture Creature," David Caylor and Tawnya Costa.
CIA 618 Second St. (upstairs) "Brainquiry," Sheala Dunlap, prints.
CIARA'S IRISH SHOP 334 Second St. Paul Dixon, artwork.
CLARKE HISTORICAL MUSEUM 240 E St. Cinco de Mayo Festival block party. Music by Wynsome Winds, in Nealis Hall. Facepainting booth, and homemade margaritas and sangria outside.
CLARKE PLAZA Third and E streets. Cinco de Mayo block party, music by Angel Fargas, local mariachi guitarist. Taco booth outside.
DALIANES TRAVEL 522 F St. "For the love of the landscape," perpetual painting friends. Sanford Pyron and Victoria Victoria Ziskin, oil paintings. Music by Dale Winget.
DISCOVERY MUSEUM 612 G St. Kids Alive Drop-off Program 5:30 to 8 p.m. Kids 3-12 $15 members/$20 nonmembers.
EUREKA BOOKS 426 Second St. California Field Atlas, Obi Kaufmann, artist and author, book signing.
EUREKA VISITOR'S CENTER (inside the Clarke) 240 E St. Humboldt Made tastings.
F STREET FOTO GALLERY at SWANLUND'S 527 F St. "New Visions," HSU art photography group show, Nick Cozad, Arielle Day, Luciano Duran, Tania Foncesca, Zoe Foxe, Jasmine Garcia-Medrano, Courtney Junette, Heather Karns, Devin Mizer, Jacky Montalvo, Nate Newcomb, Alkaid Ramirez, Pedro Uribe-Godoy and Ann Valdes.
FOREVER FOUND HUMBOLDT 109 Fifth St. Magadeleine Fouchaux, 1895-1969, poetry, pen and ink, pen and color and watercolors; Dan McCauley, upcycled metal sculptures; MaryLee Maguire, oils.
GOOD RELATIONS 223 Second St. Carmelita Jaramillo, mixed media.
HERE & THERE & VINTAGE 339 Second St. Local and vintage arts. Music by Julio.
HSU THIRD STREET GALLERY 416 Third St. "Selected Works: Drawing, Mixed Media, and Ceramics," Keith Schneider, solo exhibition.
HUMBOLDT ARTS COUNCIL at the Morris Graves Museum of Art 636 F St. Performance Rotunda: Music by Piet Dalmolen. William Thonson Gallery: 27th Annual "Images of Water" Photography Competition & Exhibition, creative visions of water. Anderson Gallery: "Humboldt," Claudia Lima, oil paintings. Knight Gallery: "The Beautiful Night," Justin L'Amie, artwork. Floyd Bettiga Gallery: "Pastel Waters," Richard Stockwell, small-scale landscapes. Homer Balabanis Gallery/Humboldt Artist Gallery: Featured artist Paul Rickard. Museum Store/Permanent Collection: Artwork on view by Morris Graves, Glenn Berry, Melvin Schuler and Romano Gabriel.
HUMBOLDT BAY COFFEE 526 Opera Alley Rachel Schlueter, artwork; Music by Kenny Ray and the Mighty Rovers; Gallery on Third Street, "Sheik vs Wong," Sonny Wong, artwork.
HUMBOLDT CHOCOLATE 425 Snug Alley Rob Hampson, artwork.
HUMBOLDT CIDER COMPANY 517 F St. Lincoln Evert-Ranta, ceramics, sculptures and paints. Music by Luke Tygar McCarthy.
HUMBOLDT HANDICRAFTS 511 Sixth St. "Colorful Creations," Pam Ward, acrylic paintings.
HUMBOLDT HERBALS 300 Second St. "Subtle Resources," Michal Mugrage, acrylic and mixed media. Music by Ebba Fournier.
HUMBOLDT HONEYWINE 723 Third St. Annie Daugherty, pottery and ceramics.
HUMBOLDT MARKETPLACE 317 E St. David Walker, artwork. Live demos, Humboldt Makers.
INN AT 2nd AND C Historic Eagle House. "Secrets of the Sinkyone: Wildflowers of the Lost Coast," Bryce Gray, author and artist, watercolor and oil paintings, from his book. Music by The Lost Coast Marimbas.
JACK'S SEAFOOD RESTAURANT 4 C St., Suite B Richard Dunning, paintings.
JUST MY TYPE LETTERPRESS PAPERIE 501 Third St. North Coast Open Studios group show, featuring works in all media by participating artists. Music to accompany Steven VanderMeer's latest animated movie.
LIVING THE DREAM ICE CREAM 1 F St. "Art with Heart," Jenifer Sherman Ruppe and Karan Collenberg.
LOTUS STUDIO 630 Second St. Adult and youth potter projects.
MANTOVA'S TWO STREET MUSIC 124 Second St. Music by Adamas.
MANY HANDS GALLERY 438 Second St. "Fluid Exploration," Lisa Haney, water-marbled silk scarves and acrylic poured paintings.
MARINE APPLIED RESEARCH & EXPLORATION 323 Third St. Pints for Non-Profits, benefits MARE.
MENDENHALL STUDIOS 215 C St. (Corner of Second and C streets) "Octo Madness," Scott Hemphill, giant copper octopus, functioning chandelier; also acrylic paintings and copper fish.
NORTH COAST REPERTORY THEATRE 300 F St. In the lobby: Jesse Dean Wiedel, oil paintings.
NOTHING OBVIOUS The Bodega Humboldt 426 Third St. King Silent Auction upstairs in the pomodorium.
OLD TOWN ANTIQUE LIGHTING 203 F St. John Palmer, landscape paintings.
OLD TOWN ART GALLERY 417 Second St. Featured artist Lorna Saner, fused glass and more.
OLD TOWN COFFEE and CHOCOLATES 211 F St. Zane Middle School. Music by Jim Lahman Band.
PIANTE GALLERY 620 Second St. Lindsay Coats, work on paper.
RADIANT LIVING 325 Second St., Suite 104 Connie Breedlove, florals and abstracts in oil pastel.
RAMONE'S BAKERY 209 E St.Robert Hill, photography.
REDWOOD ART ASSOCIATION 603 F St. 60th annual Spring Exhibition, judged exhibition with awards. Gallery 1: "Your Weight in Paper," Emmaly Crimmel, contemporary drawing installation. Gallery 3 & 4. "No Direction, Diverse Connection," Jay Brown, recent works on paper.
REDWOOD MUSIC MART 511 F St. Music by Tina Robinson.
SAILOR'S GRAVE TATTOO 138 Second St. Tattoo related art, antiques and memorabilia, new works.
SEAMOOR'S TOY 212 F St. Sean Burden, paintings.
SHIPWRECK! Vintage and Handmade 430 Third St. Jacqui Langeland, gouache illustrations.
SIDEWALK GALLERY at Ellis Art and Engineering 401 Fifth St. Amanda Freemantle, artwork.
SOULSHINE ARTS & FLAMEWORKING STUDIO 411 Fifth St. Live demos, beadmakers, hot glass blowers, marble makers and more.
STEVE AND DAVE'S First and C streets. Barry Evans, photography. Music by Dr. Squid.
THE BLACK FAUN GALLERY Second and G streets. Shadowy Spectres and a Surreal Dreamscape "D-STATE," Nancy Tobin, sculpture installation; Curtis Patrick Arnold, collage; and Carin Billings, painter. Musical performance by North Coast Repertory's Hedwig and the Angry Inch.
THE CONNECTION HPRC 334 F St.(former Bank of America building) Jacqui Langeland, artwork; Music by Port Mooncall; Light refreshments by Mazzottis.
THE LITTLE SHOP OF HERS 416 Second St. Eric Mueller, paintings and collages.
TRUCHAS GALLERY at Los Bagels 403 Second St. Angela Armijo, acrylic on canvas.
VISTA DEL MAR First and Commercial streets. Music by ShinBone.
WHIPLASH CURVE 423 First St. Anais Austin, local jewelry artisan. Grand reopening of Peridot Fashion Gallery in front showroom.