Arts Arcata is Arcata Main Street's monthly celebration of visual and performing arts, held at locations in Arcata. Visit www.arcatamainstreet.com or Arts! Arcata on Facebook, or call 822-4500 for more information.
ARCATA MAIN STREET Wine Chocolate & Cheese event in the back parking lot of Jacoby's Storehouse 6 to 8 p.m. and Night Market in Arcata Plaza center circle 4 to 8 p.m., featuring local artists and music by Santamonium and Jacoby Creek School Choir.
ARCATA ARTISANS GALLERY 883 H St. Annual Group Exhibit featuring pieces from 24 artists.
ARCATA GALLERY 1063 H St. Joe Mallory, live painting. Vending by Butterfly Guts.
CAFE BRIO 791 G St. Serge Scherbatskoy, photography. Reception 5 to 7 p.m. No-host bar and snacks.
INFUZIONS 863 H St. Amber Zaztrow of Savage Succulents Garden and special holiday surprises including live music, tea and terpenes.
MOONRISE HERBS 826 G St. Marley Goldman, tile art; Peggy Ho, photography; warm, spiced apple cider made with Moonrise's own Mulling Spices and good cheer.
THE GARDEN GATE 905 H St. "A Wondrous World of Colorful Explosion," Augustus Clark, paintings.
THE GRIFFIN 937 10th St. Joyce Jonté, paintings.
PLAZA GRILL Jacoby's Storehouse, Third Floor. "Mixed Media Representational Works on Paper," Jay Brown.
JAY BROWN ART & DESIGN STUDIO Jacoby's Storehouse, Second Floor (plaza level). "Driven to Abstraction," recent mixed media works on paper.
TRACI DAY STATE FARM INSURANCE 692 14th St. Special mailbox with Santa letter forms available outside the office throughout December. All letters returned with a special surprise from the North Pole.