Celebrate the visual and performing arts in downtown Arcata during the second Friday Arts! Arcata. We want to invite everyone in our community to come visit us for a lively night market of local art vendors, music and entertainment in the central circle of the square, and to celebrate local arts and shopping in the shops downtown. Thank you for supporting the arts! More information at www.ArcataMainStreet.com.
ARCATA CRAFTSMEN 883 H St. Zak Shea and Jeannie Fierce, illustration.
ARCATA LIBRARY 500 Seventh Street. New exhibition of the “Sunday Paint Out!” artists, including Paul and Nancy Rickard and others. 5-8 p.m. reception hosted by the Friends of the Arcata Library with a chance to view the COVID 2021 Memorial Quilt created by the community before it moved to the Clarke Historical Museum.
ARCATA GAMEHOUSE 1251 Ninth Street. Jumella, alumni of Dell’Arte International Hannah Shaka and Marguerite Boissonnault, original play. Show at 8 p.m. Tickets at www.ArcataPlayhouse.org.
ARCATA SANCTUARY 1301 J Street. “(A) (To) (And) Something”, Bryan Schoneman, exhibition and reception.
ARCATA THEATER 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.
BRIO COFFEE 791 G St. Wine, bites and coffee.
GROOVY ECO OFFERS 813 H St. Open late.
THE EXIT THEATER 890 G Street, upstairs. DIVA Burlesque Arcata with 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.
WORLD VILLAGE GALLERY 973 H St. “Visionary Artists of the Peruvian Amazon.”
INFUSION 863 H St. Music by Numinous; Monique Riofrio and the power of enlightenment with Mala’s; wooden artwork from “Blazin’ Laser Lab” by Amelia and David McLean; Monica Star, silk, bathrobes and wearables line; tea and tinctures will be served.
JAY BROWN STUDIO, JACOBY’S STORE 791 Eighth Street. Studio gallery exhibition and spring sale of the existing collection.
MOONRISE HERBS 826 G St. Sierra Martin, abstract paintings.
OAK DELICATESSEN 1101 H St. (in the Pythian Castle). Music and more.
OUTER SPACE ARCATA 837 H St. Live music and art.
SQUARE 808 G St. Carol Anderson, Kathyrn Stotler and Jimmy Callian, illustrations.
PLAZA-GRILL 791 Eighth Street, Jacoby’s Warehouse. Bayscapes, clouds, still lifes, impressions of local scenes.
THE Griffin 937 10th street. Joyce Jonté, paintings. Music and other artists TBA.
JAM 915 H St. Music by Adam Sizemore at 9 p.m.