AMS Events

Arts! Arcata Friday, February 10, 2017
Welcome to Arts! Arcata - Second Friday, Every Month Arts! Arcata, produced by Arcata Main Street and the downtown community, is a great opportunity to meet local artists and enjoy being downtown at a safe, family friendly year-round community...
Season of Wonder and Light Friday, December 1, 2017
Arcata Holiday Open House - Arcata Main Street, local businesses, and members of our community come together every year for this celebration, in the heart of historic Arcata. Everyone is invited to downtown Arcata to enjoy holiday sights, sounds...
Oyster Festival Saturday, June 17, 2017
Arcata Bay’s Oyster Festival is the prized pearl of summer festivals, where food lovers will have the opportunity to tantalize their taste buds with fabulous oysters and food. Attendees will drink our local beer and wine, and dance the day away to...
Halloween on the Plaza Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Come Trick or Treat on the Plaza from 4-6pm! We close the streets in the Downtown to encourage walking and enjoying our sights, with treats being handed out by our downtown merchants. Lots of activities on the Plaza and all around the Downtown....

Upcoming Events

On Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 10:00am to 5:30pm

Arcata Bay’s Oyster Festival is the prized pearl of summer festivals, where food lovers will have the opportunity to tantalize their taste buds with fabulous oysters and food. Attendees will drink our local beer and wine, and dance the day away to local music. Many other activities entertain the festival goers, like the quirky Oyster Calling, and Shuck-n-Swallow contests.