Celebrate the visual and performing arts in Downtown Arcata during Second Friday Arts! Arcata April 8 from 4 to 8 p.m. Welcome potential Cal Poly Humboldt families for Spring Preview at a lively night market of local art vendors, music and fun in the plaza center circle, and celebrate arts and shopping local in stores across downtown. Thank you for supporting the arts! More info at www.ArcataMainStreet.com.
Arcata Artisans 883 H St. Anna Oneglia, acrylic paintings, Gilbert Castro, metalsmith.
Arcata Library, 500 Seventh St. "Sunday Paint Out!" artists, including Paul and Nancy Rickard and others, and the 2021 COVID Commemorative Quilt.
Arcata Gallery 1063 H St. "Oddly Alluring Arts," specimen and taxidermy art; live painting; DJ music.
Arcata Playhouse 1251 Ninth St. Laurie Lewis & the Right Hands, 8 p.m. in the Big Top Circus Tent as part of the 2022 Family Fun Series
Arcata Theatre Lounge 1036 G St. Collie Buddz with Iya Terra and Artikal Sound System, reggae. Doors at 7 p.m. Music at 8 p.m.
Bang Bang 824 L St., Old Creamery Building. Music by Barking Dogma.
Cafe Brio 791 G St. Continuing show featuring Marisa Kieselhorst, new "Earthly Elements and Meditations" series of ethereal watercolors. Reception 5-7 p.m.
The Griffin 937 10th St. Joyce Jonté, paintings; music; art.
Hot Knots Boutique 898 G St. Joyce Jonté, paintings.
InfuZions 863 H St. Gabrielle Marie Lou, paintings and Guatemalan beaded jewelry; Sean Powers, shadow puppet theater show 6:30-7 p.m.; tea and tinctures will be served.
The Jam 915 H St. Arcane Artists, music, 9 p.m.
Jay Brown 791 Eighth St., Jacoby's Storehouse. In-studio gallery show and special spring sale of existing collection.
Moonrise Herbs 826 G St. Sierra Martin, paintings.
Oak Deli 1101 H St. in the Pythian Castle. Music and more.
Outer Space Arcata 837 H St. Live music and art.
Plaza 808 G St. Carol Anderson and Katherine Stotler, artwork.
Plaza Grill 791 Eighth St., Jacoby's Storehouse. Amanita Mollier and Martin Swett, silk painting and photography.