4th of July on the Arcata Plaza

4th of July on the Arcata Plaza

Did you know that the 4th of July is the longest running festival on the Arcata Plaza? For over 150 years!Come celebrate with us in true Arcata fashion by starting the day off blowing bubbles in the Bubbles parade! We’ll meet at 10:00 a.m. at the shop, Bubbles,...
Rain, Rain, Go Away: Indoor Fun for All

Rain, Rain, Go Away: Indoor Fun for All

In Humboldt County, our reputation for grey and cloudy weather is a touch exaggerated. We regularly enjoy blue skies and sunshine year-round in Arcata. But by late spring, it can start to feel like each rainy day might never end! So far, 2019 has brought a wealth of...
2 Places to Learn Something New

2 Places to Learn Something New

Between beachcombing, strolling under the redwoods, and enjoying Arcata’s diverse food scene, the days go by quickly enough. But for the overambitious among us, how about adding an educational element to your next vacation? Learning a new skill while having fun with...
5 Things to Do with Kids in Arcata

5 Things to Do with Kids in Arcata

A town famous for tall trees, big waves, and local characters is definitely full of adventures for the kiddos. To make sure everyone has fun, check out these five spots the whole family will enjoy. Operated by Humboldt State University, admission to the Natural...