Arts! Arcata is Arcata Main Street's monthly celebration of visual and performing arts, held at more than 30 participating locations in Arcata. Visit www.facebook.com/artsarcata for more information or call 822-4500.
December's Arts! Arcata holiday celebration features free horse-drawn carriage rides from Arcata Main Street, Arcata's antique fire truck with live music on board, visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus as they explore downtown Arcata, live music on the Plaza, plus many other activities. Jacoby's Storehouse has a spectacular 24-foot Grand Tree, with music by the AHS Madrigal Singers, ArMack Jazz Band and several small ensembles.`
ARCATA ARTISANS 883 H St. "Best of Show," Joyce Jonté and Dana Ballard, paintings; Libby George and Patricia Sennott, print making; Jim Lowry, photography; and Betsy Roberts, metalwork.
ARCATA EXCHANGE 813 H St. Carla Newton, multimedia; music by Mad River Rounders; wine pour benefits Arcata House.
REDWOOD REALTY 655 Ninth St. Nancy Rehg, succulent growing art and rustic wood furniture; Julie Costello, holiday crafts.
BUBBLES 1031 H St. Music by Clean Livin'.
FATBÖL CLOTHING 1063 H St. Hosted by NAC ONE. Featuring turntablist, DJ M.
FIRE ARTS CENTER 520 S G St. Holiday sale and show, pottery and glass.
GALLERY MÈTIER 1034 H St. "Humboldt Humans," Bob Doran, portraits and an instant portrait studio. Live music. Wine pour benefits the Humboldt Skate Park.
GARDEN GATE 905 H St. Rick Tolley; music by Compost Mountain Boys; wine pour benefits Friends of the Library.
GLOBAL VILLAGE GALLERY 973 H St. Issac Bluefoot, paintings, prints, mandalas and tree houses.
HUMBREWS 856 10th St. Christina Lastra, paintings.
JACOBY'S STOREHOUSE 780 Eighth St. "Art Jam," Arcata Arts Institute student creations for the holiday season.
LIBATION WINE BAR AND SHOP 761 Eighth St #1 Steve Lemme; music by Duncan Burgess.
MOONRISE HERBS 826 G St. "Reflexions," Rob Hampson, paintings. Music by Jay Kaminski.
PLAZA 808 G St. Allison Curtis, acrylic on wood and canvas; wine pour benefits Devon's Vision.
REDWOOD CURTAIN 550 S G St. "Cheers More Beers," Drano, drawings.
REDWOOD YOGURT 1573 G St. Arcata Arts Institute Student Show.
SACRED EMPIRE 853 H St. Handmade designs by Jessi Sader of FXDressed.
SANCTUARY 1301 J St. Sets of playing cards by 12 visual artists, Katie Belknap, Lauren Kinney, Patrick Vincent, Katy Warner, et al. Music by The Sanctuary Furniture Ensemble.
THE SHOP 939 Eighth St. Group photography show.
T'S CAFÉ NORTH 860 10th St. Art by Linda Erickson, Curtis Otto and Jill Faulkner; music by the Undercovers.
UPSTAIRS GALLERY AT UMPQUA BANK 1063 G St. "Season of Light," Gina Tuzzi, Sarah Lesher, Nicole Kita, Jesse Wiedel, Thrn Brooks, Brent Eviston, Libby George, Patricia Sennott, John King, Regina Case, Jim McVicker, Terry Oates, D'mise, Natalie Craig, Phyllis Barba, Jeff Cross, Rachel Schlueter, Stock Schlueter, Blake Reagan, Sonny Wong, Shawn Griggs, Andrei Hedstrom, Guy Joy, David White, Amy Granfield, Lita Penkova, David Safire, Marceau Verdiere, Ana, Amezcua and Georgia Long. Music by Wrye.
WILDBERRIES PATIO 747 13th St. Ellie Earle-Rouse, inked drawings.
ZEN 1091 H St. Sexi Seaweed.