Parks and Rec Gets Art Grant!

Ink People & City of Eureka Awarded California Arts Council  “Creative California Communities” Grant

State funds will leverage local arts project to address community needs

Eureka, CA – The California Arts Council announced its plans to award $90,000 to the Ink People & City of Eureka as part of its Creative California Communities program.  The program supports collaborative projects that harness arts and culture as a creative placemaking strategy. Projects will benefit residents and visitors by utilizing area artists, cultural organizations and arts-related businesses to address community needs or priorities. Continue reading Parks and Rec Gets Art Grant!

Take Dad Fishing! 4th Annual Father’s Day on the Bay

What Better Way to Celebrate the Father or Father-Figure in Your Life Than a Fun-Filled Day of Fishing?

FREE!Whether you are an experienced angler, or just getting started, join us for a day of fishing on the bay! Our friendly Parks and Rec staff will be there to help you learn the basics. Including basic knots, casting, safety, and information on public fishing in Humboldt Bay!

Don’t have equipment? Borrow ours! We will have a limited supply available. (First-come first-served)

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Help Make Get Out and Play Day 2017 Even Better!

One of the biggest summer events of the year is coming to Eureka – and YOU can help make it even better!

The fourth annual Get out and Play Day is July 29, 2017.

What is “Get Out and Play Day?”

It’s just the most fun ever! Thousands and thousands of folks come out in Eureka to take part in this FREE event that celebrates having fun in our wonderful Victorian burg. Last year, about 8,000 people came out to play at all sorts of events, including: Continue reading Help Make Get Out and Play Day 2017 Even Better!

Holiday Dash on NEW Eureka Waterfront Trail

FREE!Come to the free inaugural fun run, walk, roll on December 17th as we open phase A of the Waterfront Trail!

We’re hosting a 1-mile fun run (or walk or roll – wheelchairs only; no bikes) as part of the opening of Phase A of the Waterfront Trail. Participants will start at the Del Norte Pier and go one mile south along the trail. Rides back to Del Norte Street will be provided by the Timber Heritage Association and there will be live music. Continue reading Holiday Dash on NEW Eureka Waterfront Trail

UPDATE: Community Cleanup Event for the NEW Trail

This update changes the meeting location to the North end of the Bayshore mall parking lot and includes lunch and has an updated flyer and image.

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Phase A of the Waterfront Trail is nearing completion!

The City of Eureka invites you to come together to preview this new waterfront trail and help get it ready for the public!

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Community Cleanup Event for the NEW Trail

Phase A of the Waterfront Trail is nearing completion!

(Information in red is updated as of 10/11/2016.)

The City of Eureka invites you to come together to preview this new waterfront trail and help get it ready for the public!

Details:

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