Past Events

On Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 1:00am to 3:00am

Join other community business leaders to listen to the experiences and challenges faced by local people of color. This event will provide a conversational space for action groups to educate, address, and develop strategies on priority issues that move us toward racial equity and a more welcoming business community.

Part of the event conversation will include these topics:

On Friday, April 14, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Arts! Arcata is Arcata Main Street's monthly celebration of visual and performing arts, held at locations in Arcata. Call 707-822-4500 for more information.

On Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm


This lecture will cover the current problems with the archaeology of warfare; the continuity of conflict in Mesoamerica from the Late Preclassic through the Terminal Classic period; the influence of Teotihuacan during the Early Classic period throughout Mesoamerica; and more.

Get there at 6-6:30pm for a FREE reception courtesy of Arcata Main Street.

On Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
On Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

This is a recording session of KHSU's interdisciplinary lecture series.

On Friday, February 10, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Would you like to learn more about how we can keep our curbs, streets, and watersheds clean and free of trash and cigarette butts? Do you also like free pizza?
On Friday, January 13, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
On Friday, December 9, 2016 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Holiday Arts! Arcata, Friday, December 9, 6-9 p.m.

Downtown Arcata will be aglow with holiday sights, sounds, and good cheer for Arts Arcata!

On Friday, December 9, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, December 11, 2016 (All day)

Downtown Arcata stores and businesses have created stunning window displays, and 21 of them have entered a friendly contest to see who's is the BEST!!!

We'll add photos of each window to this event before Arts! Arcata begins (Dec. 9, 5pm), then you can "like" your favorite(s) up until 10pm, Sunday Dec. 11.

On Sunday, December 4, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, December 18, 2016 (All day)

Downtown Arcata stores and businesses, along with Arcata Main Street, are offering a new shopping adventure this year called the “$500 Shopping Giveaway.” Customers simply purchase at least $25 at one or more of the 27 participating businesses to qualify. For each different store where a shopper spends at least $25, they may enter again.