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The beating heart of the North Coast, Arcata is a lively university town tucked between stunning Pacific beaches and majestic redwood groves. In Arcata, outdoor enthusiasts can mountain bike through the forest or surf big waves, while foodies and art lovers go oyster tasting or shop for handmade crafts on the Plaza. This is a community that prides itself on its small-town hospitality, quirky charm, and eclectic taste. Get inspired on your next visit to Arcata, California.
51st Annual Kinetic Grand Championship on May 25, 26 & 27, 2019
The Kinetic Grand Championship is a 3-day race where all-terrain human-powered art vehicles race for over 50 miles through Humboldt County’s towns, beaches, trails and rivers (read more)
29th Annual Oyster Festival on Saturday, June 15, 2019
Oyster Fest is a celebration of North Coast culture where chefs, merchants and visitors will revel in award-winning oysters, local beverages, live music, art and more! (read more)