Celebrate the visual and performing arts in Downtown Arcata during second Friday Arts! Arcata. We want to welcome all our community members to come out and visit with us for 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. Zak Shea and Jeannie Fierce, artwork.
ARCATA LIBRARY 500 Seventh St. New exhibit by the "Sunday Paint Out!" artists, which include Paul and Nancy Rickard and others. Reception 5 to 8 p.m. hosted by Friends of the Arcata Library with a chance to view the 2021 COVID Commemorative Quilt created by the community before it moves to the Clarke Historical Museum.
ARCATA PLAYHOUSE 1251 Ninth St. Jumella, Dell'Arte International alums Hannah Shaka and Marguerite Boissonnault, original theater piece. Show at 8 p.m. Tickets at www.ArcataPlayhouse.org.
ARCATA SANCTUARY 1301 J St. "(A) (To) (And) Something," Bryan Schoneman, exhibit and reception.
ARCATA THEATRE LOUNGE 1036 G St. "Old School Vs New School," featuring DJ's Pressure, D'Vinity and Statik. Doors at 9 p.m. Tickets $10 and available at www.arcatatheatrelounge.com.
CAFE BRIO 791 G St. Wine, bites and coffee.
ECO GROOVY DEALS 813 H St. Open late.
THE EXIT THEATRE 890 G St., upstairs. DIVA Burlesque Arcata featuring Amber Lust, Spooky Spice, Miss Leading, Succulent Succubus, Felix Flex and Artic Fox with Emcee Jamie Bondage. 8:30 p.m. $20. www.theexit.org.
GARDEN GATE 905 H St. Augustus Clark and Allison Curtis, artwork.
GLOBAL VILLAGE GALLERY 973 H St. "Visionary Artists of the Peruvian Amazon."
INFUZIONS 863 H St. Music by Numinous; Monique Riofrio and the Power of Enlightenment with Mala's; wooden artwork by "Blazin' Laser Lab" from Amelia and David McLean; Monica Star, silks, robes and wearable clothing line; tea and tinctures will be served.
JAY BROWN STUDIO, JACOBY'S STOREHOUSE 791 Eighth St. In-studio gallery show and spring sale of existing collection.
MOONRISE HERBS 826 G St. Sierra Martin, abstract 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, Kathyrn Stotler and Jimmy Callian, artwork.
PLAZA GRILL 791 Eighth St., Jacoby's Storehouse. Bayscapes, clouds, still lifes, impressions of local scenes.
THE GRIFFIN 937 10th St. Joyce Jonté, paintings. Music and other artists TBA.
THE JAM 915 H St. Music by Adam Sizemore at 9 p.m.