Past Events

On Friday, December 2, 2016 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm

Arcata Main Street, local businesses, and members of our community come together every year in the heart of historic Arcata for the PLAZA CEREMONY of WONDER & LIGHT and the arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus!

On Friday, November 11, 2016 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Arts! Arcata, Friday, November 11, 6-9 p.m.

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

On Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Attend the Next 'My Favorite Lecture' Recording, Nov. 10
Plaza View Room, 891 8th St, upstairs in Jacoby's Storehouse

My Favorite Lecture is an educational lecture series in which Humboldt State educators share some of their favorite material with a live community audience in downtown Arcata, California. No topic is too big or small.

On Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Arcata Main Street, in partnership with Los Bagels and Daniela Vargas, is hosting a celebration for Día de los Muertos on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 6pm on the Arcata Plaza.

On Monday, October 31, 2016 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Join us on Halloween, Monday, October 31, 2016 from 4-6 PM
for Trick-or-Treating in Downtown Arcata.

On Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

You're invited to be in the "studio" audience for our second episode of My Favorite Lecture, Thursday, October 13th at Plaza Grill's view room.

On Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Arcata Main Street has agreed to lead a clean-up effort for the Northcoast Environmental Center's Coastal Clean Up at the Arcata Marsh, from 9am-Noon on Saturday, September 17.

Please consider joining us - many hands make light work, and it's good incentive to get out on a lovely Saturday morning.

On Friday, September 9, 2016 - 6:00am to 9:00am

Next Arts! Arcata:

Friday, September 9, 2016 from 6-9 p.m.

On Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 6:00am to 8:00am

Arcata Main Street is collaborating with Humboldt State University to have a trio of HSU professors deliver their favorite lecture in downtown Arcata this fall, as part of a new broadcast/podcast series.

The series, called “My Favorite Lecture,” will be in front of a live audience. Admission is free, but seating is limited. 

On Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 4:00am to 7:00am