Saturday, October 5th

Time Event Title
9:00 am

Pastels on the Plaza

Arcata Plaza
Pastels on the Plaza is an annual art event that takes place on the Arcata Plaza the first Saturday in October. Local artists are sponsored by area businesses to create pastel works of art on the sidewalks around the Arcata Plaza. Rain or shine the art must go on.

Come support our Humboldt State student artists chalk up a fabulous work of art in celebration of the HSU Centennial!

All proceeds of the event benefit Northcoast Children's Services Programs so come "chalk it up for kids" at Pastels on the Plaza
6:00 pm

Football vs. Central Washington

Arcata, CA
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

HSU's Marching Lumberjack's 45th Reunion

Redwood Bowl
Come and celebrate our 45th birthday with us!

Watch the World Famous Marching Lumberjacks play on the plaza during the farmers' market and later perform a spectacular field show featuring 45 years worth of wacky band members for a Humboldt State football game.
Over 150 musicians came to Arcata for our last reunion, and many more will come this year.

This is an all ages event and we encourage you to bring your family and friends!
7:00 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. UC San Diego

Arcata, CA
8:00 pm

Symphonic Band and Jazz Orchestra

Fulkerson Recital Hall
HSU Symphonic Band performs the stirring third movement of “Culloden”, contemporary American composer Julie Giroux’s evocation of ancient Scotland, and the lyrical "Ave Maria" by Franz Biebl. The Jazz Orchestra plays Hank Mobley’s “This I Dig of You” and tunes of the Count Basie and Duke Ellington bands. Symphonic Band directed by Paul Cummings, Jazz Orchestra by Dan Aldag. Produced by HSU Music Department.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Sep 3rd-Oct 29th

Campus Dialogue on Race Planning Committee

Library Fishbowl
Sep 26th-Oct 12th

HSU Native Sashes Exhibit

Goudi'ni Gallery
Sep 27th-Nov 30th

HSU Clarke Museum Centennial Exhibit

Clarke Historical Museum
Oct 4th-Nov 3rd

A Moment in Time: Eight Photographers from California’s North Coast

First Street Gallery
Oct 4th-Nov 3rd

Forest Invisible: Photographs by Young Suh

First Street Gallery
Oct 4th-Oct 6th

Biodiversity Conference

HSU Campus

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