Elevate the Magic







Leprechaun Chase 5K Run
SoHum Community Park. March 16th 11am

Random People Theater Project. Redwood Playhouse


Egg Hunt  Southern Humboldt Community Park

Artist of the Emerald Coast  Annual showcase of local fine art, wine and music.


Avenue of the Giants Marathon  Run through the biggest trees in the world.

KMUD Block Party. Live music all day and evening, food and libations.

Annual Hospice Gala, Redwood Playhouse
Heart of the Redwoods Hospice



Grasshopper Peak Run  30K or 10.5 mile run through Humboldt Redwoods State Park,

Redwood Run  An old-school biker party with motorcycles, music and wild times.

Lady Flavah Live KMUD Broadcast from Garberville Town Square

Rodeo in the Redwoods and Rodeo Parade  Barrel racing, junior rodeo, parade, greased pigs, animal scramble and crowning the king and queen are all part of this fun weekend. Southern Humboldt Community Park, 

Sequoia Park Zoo Kid’s Day: Bring the kids to the Zoo. Sequoia Park Zoo will be doing an educational seminar on: Sequoia Park Zoo: Past, Present, & Future June 27, and perhaps Wolves in the West sometime in August or September ... on the Square.

Summer Arts and Music Festival   More than 150 arts, crafts, food and info booths, global to local music and dance, and a myriad of attractions and activities for all ages.

Ping Pong & Papas - A Father's Day Tournament June 16th 4-8PM
Gyppo Ale Mill, Shelter Cove . Teams will be competing for a $100 Grand Prize and can win the title of Gyppo Ping Pong Papa Champion!
More information here

Touch a Truck A family-friendly outdoor event. June 28th 12- 4PM. Gyppo Ale Mill, Shelter Cove. Kids of any age enjoy exploring the Shelter Cove Volunteer Fire Department fire truck. Parents have the opportunity to learn about both our local fire department and our co-host the Southern Humboldt Family Resource center.
More information here


4th of July Picnic & Fireworks at Benbow  Picnic tables and barbecues on site, so bring your family and food to join in the celebration.

Northern Nights Music Festival

Roll on the Mattole  A wildland firefighter challenge, vendor booths, kids area and live music to benefit the Honeydew Volunteer Fire Company.

Gyppo Ale Mill ‘Pints for Nonprofits’



Southern Humboldt Farmers Markets

Miranda Farmers Market
Every Tuesday from 2-6 p.m. May through October. At Miranda Gardens Resort.

Shelter Cove Farmers Market  Every Tuesday from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
May through October. 986-7229. Downtown Shelter Cove.

Southern Humboldt Farmers Market  Every Friday from 11 a.m.-
3 p.m. May through
mid-November. Garberville Town Square.






Feast of Fields Humboldt
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Feast of Fields Humboldt - Online Registration & Tickets

Feast of Fields - Meet the Farmers Cocktail Reception

Feast of Fields Humboldt - VIP Lounge

Prairie Creek Redwoods Half Marathon and 5K  Two runs through the beautiful redwoods.

Humboldt Hills Hoedown  Day-long festival of bluegrass, country and related genres of music, with a kids zone with games and activities, food, beer and wine.


2019 Lost Coast Fresh Hop Festival

Art is Alive: Outdoor event with live music and art, vendors, food, beer & wine tasting, and fun for all ages. 

Harvest Fiesta Friday October 11th

Halloween Boogie  Dance at the Mateel Community Center. Fundraiser for KMUD/Mateel since 2009

Humboldt Redwoods Marathon
Take a run beneath Humboldt’s home-grown redwood canopy. Marathon, half marathon and 5K. www.redwoods


Recycled Youth  Teen theater program. Redwood Playhouse.



Winter Arts Faire  Artisan booths, music, children’s storytelling, local food and drink and a visit from Santa.

Soroptimist Lighted Christmas Parade  Trucks trimmed with bright lights roll through town. Garberville.

Annual Tree Lighting  By the Humboldt Redwoods Interpretive Association.

Toyland Christmas at the Historic Benbow Inn  Sing Christmas carols and welcome Santa amid Toyland decorations and wonderful holiday lights. 923-2124.

Toys for Tots Run  Toy collection drive for area children, sponsored by Kiwanis Club of the Redwoods,

New Year’s Eve Gala at the Historic Benbow Inn  Dinner, dancing, a Champagne toast at midnight and fireworks. 923-2124.