Presented by Eureka Main Street. Opening receptions for artists, exhibits and performances are held the first Saturday of each month. For more information, phone Eureka Main Street at 442-9054 or go to www.eurekamainstreet.org. Vote for your favorite window display and enter to win gift certificates by picking up a printed ballot at participating merchants or posting a picture of the business with #EurekaWindows and #BestWindow to Twitter or Pinterest.
1. EUREKA INN 518 Seventh St. Collaborative art show. Live jazz. EPIC Evening at the Palm Lounge follows.
2. HUMBOLDT ARTS COUNCIL at the Morris Graves Museum of Art 636 F St. Performance Rotunda and Homer Balabanis Gallery: Humboldt Artist Gallery, meet the artists and live art making. MGMA Atrium: Jazz by Aber Miller and Brian Hennesy. William Thonson Gallery: "Natural Inclinations: Marks and Mutations," Susan Belau, Timothea Campbell, Barbara Foster and Cherie Raciti, paintings and prints. Anderson Gallery: 20th Annual Junque Arte Competition & Exhibition. Knight Gallery & Anderson Gallery: Humboldt Arts Council Annual member show. Awards presented at 5:30. Floyd Bettiga Gallery: "The World is a Better Place," PTA Reflections from Lafayette Elementary School. Youth Gallery: Washington Elementary School, Mr. Cartwright's third-grade class. Humboldt Artist Gallery: Erin Moore, mixed media paintings.
3. EUREKA THEATER 612 F St. Live performances by Upper Studio Nutcracker dancers and McKinleyville High School Polynesian Culture Club.
4. REDWOOD ART ASSOCIATION 603 F St. "Off the Wall," multiple artists.
5. MEGARA'S SALON 521 Sixth St. Branden Williams, artwork.
6. DALIANES WORLD TRAVEL SERVICES 522 F St. Artists Jean Hawkins, Patty Holbrook and Carol Lauer. Music by Joyce Carter and Mary Harper.
7. F ST. FOTO GALLERY at Swanlund's Camera 527 F St. Redwood Camera Club, photography.
7a. THE LOCAL 517 F St. "Humboldt State's Women's Caucus For Art," paintings.
7b. REDWOOD MUSIC MART 511 F St. Brass Christmas music.
8a. EUREKA STUDIO ARTS 526 Fifth St. Leo Stafsnes, paintings.
9. MIKKIMOVES' LIVING ROOM GALLERY 805 Seventh St. Artists Ginny Dexter, John Wesa, Annette Makino, Linda Parkinson, Rachel Schlueter, Stock Schlueter, Joyce Jonté, Marceau Verdiere and Linda Parkinson. Music by Mad River Rose. Wine service by the MikkiMoves Fund.
9a. MANHARD CONSULTING 611 I St. "Ecotone Diffraction Art in Humboldt," George Ventura, photography.
10a. EUREKA SPA AND SALON 601 Fifth St. Complimentary hair chalking, braiding, stress fix ritual. Artist TBA.
11. BOLLYWOOD INDIAN CUISINE 535 Fifth St. Belly dance performance.
11a. ROSE'S BILLIARDS 535 Fifth St. Raffles and drawings. Music by Mark Hayes.
12. HUMBOLDT REPUBLIC 535 Fourth St. Artwork on canvas.
13. SEWELL GALLERY FINE ART 423 F St. "Surface Tension-A Visual Opera," Micki Dyson-Flatmo, paintings; Natalie Craig, watercolors. Music by Holbrook and Bear + One. Beverage service benefits Friends of the Dunes.
14. NORTH COAST DANCE 426 F St. Showcase of North Coast Dance. Shoshanna presents a sneak peek of Nutcracker Arabian Nights.
15a. SIDEWALK GALLERY at Ellis Art and Engineering 401 Fifth St. "Art Nouveau," Kelly Alaniz.
16. AMIGAS BURRITOS 317 Fifth St. Katherine Ziemer, Christmas photos; Vince Cavataio, ocean photos.
17. PRIMATE TATU 139 Fifth St. "Old School Art," Michael Arneson.
17a. BLOSSOMS FLORIST 103 Fifth St. Shutter Sisters, upcycled furniture.
18. CHERI BLACKERBY GALLERY and THE STUDIO 272 C St. Open studio, sales benefit HCAR artists. Raffle to win Elisabeth Roberson's "Penguins in the Aurora Borealis" painting.
18a. C STREET STUDIOS & HALL GALLERY 208 C St. Jay Brown, Roalie Thompson, Sara Lindsey and R.K. Schlueter.
18c. SAILOR'S GRAVE TATTOO 138 Second St. Tattoo related art, antiques and memorabilia.
18d. MANTOVA'S TWO ST. MUSIC 124 Second St. Music by Angel Guitar Orchestra.
18f. THE BLACK FAUN GALLERY 120 Second St. Ste. B. Candystick Underground, paintings and installation.
19. SWEET SEA STUDIO 129 Second St. Photography
19a. GALLAGHER'S IRISH PUB 139 Second St. Ron Thompson, oil paintings.
20. BAR FLY PUB AND GRUB 91 Commercial St. Kathleen Bryson's private collection.
21. C STREET MARKET SQUARE. Pat Williams, Ben Funke, Malia Penhall and Bob Benson, sculpture installation.
21a. STEVE AND DAVE'S First and C streets. Marni Schneider, photography.
22. CHAPALA CAFE 201 Second St. Kylan Luken, photography.
22a. C.L. LEATHERS 215 Second St. Live demonstrations of Bavarian pretzel baking. Live music, Joe Garceau.
22b. GOOD RELATIONS 223 Second St. Noelle Cox, oil paintings.
23. HUMBOLDT HERBALS 300 Second St. Tani Johnson, watercolor and oil paintings. Music by Jan Bramlett.
23a. FOREVER YOUNG BEAUTY SALON 308 Second St. Holiday party and giveaways.
23b. AMERIND BAY 326 Second St. "August in Bohemia ... Prague ... Denmark," Danya Vit-Babich, photography.
24. THE SIREN'S SONG TAVERN 325 Second St., Suite 102. Jesse and Jason Pearson, artwork.
24a. BRENDA TUXFORD GALLERY 325 Second St. "Open Heart Show," community artists. Live music.
24c. RUSTIC WEST TRADING CO. 339 Second St. Katya Newman, wire art; Cara Rider, mosaics; Rafael Franco, carved jewelry; Glenda Noel, pottery; Tom Saucier, jewelry boxes.
25. CIARA'S IRISH SHOP 334 Second St. Mary Anderson, mixed media paintings.
25b. CLARKE HISTORICAL MUSEUM 240 E St. Arts and Crafts Fair. Christmas music by Scotia Band.
25c. CALIFORNIA MENTOR 317 Third St. Making Headway, various artists.
25c. HUMBOLDT MEDIATION SERVICES 317 Third St., Suite 8 Judy Tarpey, ceramics and pottery. "Places and Faces of Love and Peace," Beverly Prosser, quilt.
26. BELLA BASKETS 311 E St. Samples from Humboldt Hot Sauce and Young Living Essential Oils.
26a. STUDIO 424 424 Third St. "Industrial Endurance," Hannah Pierce, sculpture.
26b. SHIPWRECK 430 Third St. Joseph Sandoval, photography; Bob Doran, photography.
26c. BECAUSE COFFEE 300 F St. Mustache art.
27. CAFÉ NOONER 409 Opera Alley. Molly Roberts, photography. Music by John Myers and Jim Silva.
28. RAMONE'S 209 E St. Art by Ramone's employees. Music by Fogliner.
30. TRUCHAS GALLERY/LOS BAGELS 403 Second St. Devin Fielding, paintings.
31. BELLE STARR 405 Second St. Natalya Burke, paintings.
31a. NORTHCOAST KNITTERY 407 Second St. Patty Demant, eco prints.
32. SASSAFRASS 417 Second St. Serving cookies.
32a. OLD TOWN ART GALLERY 417 Second St. Member Holiday Show, with OTAG artists.
33. CORNUCOPIA 425 Snug Alley Christmas music by North Coast Preparatory and Performing Art Academy's Flute Choir.
33b. NEW AMERICAN FUND 108 F St. Humboldt Association of Realtors, mixed media.
34. HSU FIRST STREET GALLERY 422 First St. "A Holiday Exhibition," Cija Bellis, Donovan Clark, Kit Davenport, Nancy Frazier, Ted Okell, Jeremy Hara, David Jordan, Mimi LaPlant, Peggy Loudon, Lush Newton, Scott North, Mike Pearce, Malia Penhall, Clarissa Pezone, Rachel Schlueter, Keith Schneider, Gwen Thoele and Gina Tuzzi. Fundraiser for First Street Gallery. "Being Here," Stock Schlueter, paintings.
34a. WHIPLASH CURVE 423 First St. Jack and Bevelyn, jewelry.
35. BAYFRONT RESTAURANT 1 F St. Plaza Richard Duning, paintings.
36. LIVING THE DREAM ICE CREAM 1 F St. Sonny Wong, acrylic paintings.
37. VANITY 109 F St. Farewell party for District Attorney Paul Gallegos. Laura Dougherty's private collection.
37a. STRICTLY FOR THE BIRDS 123 F St. Louise Bacon-Ogden, nature artwork.
37b. LINEN CLOSET 127 F St. "Alphabet Soup Photography."
38. EUREKA FABRICS 414 Second St. Nutcracker costumes on display.
39. THE LITTLE SHOP OF HERS 416 Second St. Rustyfern Lokitree, textiles.
39b. GEMINI VINTIQUES 420 Second St. Marnie Cooper, Marniebugs & Jane Cooper art and leatherwork.
40. EUREKA BOOKS 426 Second St. Local authors. Refreshments by the Locally Delicious cookbook authors and wine served by Humboldt County Children's Author Festival.
40a. COCO CUVEE Inside Riverbend Cellars, 434 Second St. Rob Hampson, abstracts.
40d. TALISMAN BEADS 214 F St. 15th annual Advent Window, raffle benefits Humboldt Wildlife Care Center.
41. THE BROW BAR 226 F St. Roman, live painting.
41a. ALIROSE 229 F St. Susan Strope, paintings.
41b. THE WINE SPOT 234 F St. "An Eclectic Group Art Exhibit," Bob and Donna Sellers, creative story art; Susan Strope, paintings; Jackson Falor-Ward, artwork.
42. OLD TOWN JEWELERS 311 F St. Private collection of local artists.
43. GYPSY SISTERS 527 Third St. Bob Soper, artist.
45. HUMBOLDT BAY COFFEE 526 Opera Alley. Winn Wright, paintings. Music by Mighty Troubadours.
46a. FUNK SHUI 213 F St. Tarot Readings with Zanna Majerle.
46b. OLD TOWN COFFEE and CHOCOLATES 211 F St. Crusty the Crab; Humboldt Republic, canvas prints. Music by Jim Lahman Band.
47. OLD TOWN ANTIQUE LIGHTING Second and F Streets. Hans Spek and Janet Frost, paintings.
48. IF 514 Second St. Music by Judy Phillips, harpist.
48b. ST. VINCENT DEPAUL 528 Second St. Phoenix Photo Booth, photos with Santa.
50. WOLF DAWG 525 Second St. Reuben Mayes, paintings.
51. ORIGIN DESIGN LAB 621 Third St. "Meet the Makers," Mari Penley of Blossom Arts and Crafts, Athena Rose of Ruin and Redemption, Carol Hutcheon of Simply Carol, Espe Hoopman and others. Jodi Lee's vintage sewing machines.
51a. PRAXIS FITNESS 239 G St. "Seeing Through the Eyes of Lost Coast High Students," photography.
53. ORANGE CUP CORAL SALON 612 Second St. Rob Hampson, paintings.
54. PIANTE 620 Second St. Brent Noel Eviston, drawings and sculpture; Brent and Steve Vander Meer, animation.
54a. STUDIO 618 618 Second St., upstairs above Piante, Daniel Foglesong, paintings.
54b. STUDIO 622 622 Second St. Jennifer Mackey, mixed media. Music by Marla Joy and Mike Convoy.
55. SMUG'S PIZZA 626 Second St. Brandon Garland, drawings.
56. STUDIO S 717 Third St. Work by multiple artists.
57. ADORNI CENTER 1011 Waterfront St. Greg Beaumont, photography; Charlene Hanson, acrylic and watercolor; Michelle Mann, photography.