Grasshopper Peak Run 30K or 10.5 mile run through Humboldt Redwoods State Park, www.grasshopperpeakredwoodsrun.com.
Redwood Run An old-school biker party with motorcycles, music and wild times. www.redwoodrun.org.
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, www.garbervillerodeo.org.
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. www.mateel.org
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
Roll on the Mattole A wildland firefighter challenge, vendor booths, kids area and live music to benefit the Honeydew Volunteer Fire Company. www.honeydewfire.com.
SPRING THROUGH FALL
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 - Meet the Farmers Cocktail Reception
Feast of Fields Humboldt - VIP Lounge
Prairie Creek Redwoods Half Marathon and 5K Two runs through the beautiful redwoods. www.redwoodparksassociation.org
Halloween Boogie Dance at the Mateel Community Center.
www.mateel.org. 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