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. www.mateel.org.
Meet the Farmers Dinner Series. May 10th, 5:30 PM at the Historic Benbow Inn. Advanced Tickets required, space is limited. Tickets at northcoasttickets.com (707) 923-2124
Feet First. Redwood Playhouse
Avenue of the Giants Marathon Run through the biggest trees in the world. theave.org
KMUD Block Party. Live music all day and evening, food and libations.
Miranda Street Fair
Facebook, Miranda Street Fair
Annual Hospice Gala, Redwood Playhouse
Heart of the Redwoods Hospice
Pints For Non-Profits
May 5, 9PM
Join us in celebration of Cinco de Mayo
Proceeds benefit Garberville Town Square
Brass Rail 3188 Redwood Dr. Redway
Facebook, Garberville Town Square
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
4th of July Picnic & Fireworks at Benbow Picnic tables and barbecues on site, so bring your family and food to join in the celebration.
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.
Family Movie Night - A Healy Senior Center Fundraiser July 18th, 8:30 PM at Gyppo Ale Mill. Above and Beyond Creations + Gyppo Ale Mill invite you to join us in the Gyppo beer garden. First showing will be of Spaceballs, a family favorite! Beer + dinner menu available. Movies start 15 minutes after sunset. Seeking items for a Pop-Up Silent auction as well. Contact Catrinachavez06@gmail.com for details.
More information here
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.
Prairie Creek Redwoods Half Marathon and 5K Two runs through the beautiful redwoods. www.redwoodparksassociation.org
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. www.mateel.org.
A Taste of the Cove Fresh food and a variety of grilled items including local wild-caught seafood. The event also features kids’ activities and live music.
Heart of the Redwoods Community Hospice Annual Fundraiser. Garberville, www.heartoftheredwoods
Sanctuary Forest Anniversary Celebration Celebrating the restoration, conservation and cooperative collaboration in the Mattole watershed.
Picnic in the Park. Fundraiser for the Community Park
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
Recycled Youth Teen theater program. Redwood Playhouse. redwoodplayhouse.com
Winter Arts Faire Artisan booths, music, children’s storytelling, local food and drink and a visit from Santa. www.mateel.org.
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, www.kiwanisrwr.com.
New Year’s Eve Gala at the Historic Benbow Inn Dinner, dancing, a Champagne toast at midnight and fireworks. 923-2124.
Meet the Farmers Dinner series
May 10th 5:30 pm. Plated dinner, drinks and special discussions with some of Southern Humboldt’s favorite cannabis farmers. This event will be recurring with additional dates to be determined.