Full Schedule of Get Out and Play Day 2018

Yay! Here’s the complete schedule!

 

yes, we know it says “This Saturday” because it’s also an ad that will be running the Thursday before. The date is correct.

(Download it as PDF here.)

Table of All Get Out and Play Day Events

This table shows all #GOPD2018 Events

Location Event Time Notes
Sequoia Park Zumba in the Park Noon – 1PM
Sponsor & Vendor Tables and Activities Noon – 1PM
NEW EVENT:
Dunk Tank
1PM – 4PM
Theater in the Park: “The Importance of Being Ernest” 1:30PM – 2:30PM Provided by NCRT
Family Olympics 3PM – 4:30PM Registration starts at 2:30PM; win prize packages
FREE Community BBQ 4:30 – 5:30PM
Beer Garden 4:30 – 9PM Provided by Six Rivers Brewery; Wristband required to purchase alcohol; over 21 years of age only
Rockin’ in the Redwoods Concert 5PM – 8PM With Blue Rhythm Revue
Movie in the Park: “Ferdinand” 8:30 – 10:30PM
Waterfront Trail Interpretive Walk for all ages on Phase C 11:30AM – 2:30PM Meet at the Adorni Center
Old Town NEW EVENT:
FREE day at the Discovery Museum
6AM – 8:30PM Located at 612 G Street in Eureka
NEW EVENT:
Scavenger Hunt
Noon – 4PM
NEW EVENT:
Clarke Museum Street Fair
Noon – 4PM
Historic Walking Tours 1PM – 3PM Departs from Clarke Museum at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00
Cooper Gulch NEW EVENT:
“NammaSkate” Yoga for Riders
8:00 – 8:45 AM
Skateboard Competition 9AM – Noon All ages; registration starts at 9AM
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center FREE Water Rentals Noon to 2PM
Eureka Municipal Golf Course Kids 17 & Under Play FREE 6AM – 8:30PM Must be accompanied by paying adult
Sequoia Park Zoo Kinds 12 & Under FREE 10AM – 5PM Must be accompanied by paying adult

Last update 7/3/2018

Special FREE Events Planned at Zoo for GOPD 2018

It’s kids free day at the Zoo on Get Out and Play Day!

You probably already knew that kids under 12 get in free at the Sequoia Park Zoo (with a paying adult), but you didn’t know that there are lots of special events taking place at the zoo that day too! Continue reading Special FREE Events Planned at Zoo for GOPD 2018

Shoeboxes and Paper Bags needed for After School program

We are looking for standard size shoeboxes and large paper grocery bags for our “Outside the Box” program.

Please donate.

What is the “Outside the Box” program?

Outside the Box is an after school program that takes place at the Sequoia Park Zoo. It meets M-F and students from four different elementary schools attend, it serves students ages 5-11 years old.

All items can be dropped off at the Adorni until Wednesday, Dec 13.

Final Get Out and Play Day 2017 Schedule

This page will always have the latest schedule for #GOPD2017 on July 29, 2017

Bookmark this page to be aware of changes. Latest update July 26, 2017; 2:00 PM

Items with an asterisk (*) were added after the program and passport were printed.

Sequoia Park

  • 10:15-11:30 Zumba in the Park
  • 11:00-4:00 Marciano the Magnificent (magician)*
  • 11:30-Noon Pilates with Susie
  • Noon-12:30 Taiji Flow with Sher*
  • Noon-4:00 Free Henna Tattoos by Emerald Caravan*
  • Noon-5:00 Win SF Giants Tickets*
  • 1:00-2:30 Theater in the Park by NCRT
  • 2:30 Registration opens for Family Olympics
  • 3:00-4:30 Family Olympics
  • 4:00 SF Giants Trivia contest (signups start at noon)*
  • 4:30-5:30 Community BBQ (must get hand stamped)
  • 4:30-9:00 Beer Garden provided by Six Rivers Brewery (21 and older only; not free)
  • 5:00-8:00 Rockin’ in the Redwoods FREE concert by Blue Rhythm Revue
  • 8:30 Movie in the Park: Big Hero 6, sponsored by Humboldt Del Norte Film commission

On the Boardwalk

Foot of C Street
  • 10:00AM-3:00PM Kids 12 and under FREE on the Madaket (with paying adult)
Foot of F Street – each session is 20 minutes
  • 12:30 and 1:30 Merengue lessons
  • 1:00 and 2:30 Body Combat demos
  • 2:00 and 3:30 Zumba
  • 3:00 Tribal Belly Dancing

Old Town

  • Noon-3:00 Speeder Rides between Adorni Center and C Street
  • 1:00-3:00 Historic Walking Tours leave each hour from Clarke Museum (lots of other events at the Clarke Museum including FREE admission, mock excavation site, flint knapping, chalk art, wood working, demonstrations, historical reenactments, scavenger hunt and music)

Play on the Bay

  • Noon-2:00 Free Water Rentals and Archery and Disc Golf Demos at Halverson Park and Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center

Hartman and Kennedy Fields

  • 8:00AM-8:00PM Redwood Coast Softball Tournament

Cooper Gulch Skate Park

  • 8:00AM-3:00PM Skateboard Competition (all ages; register in advance)

Hikhari and Watefront Trail

  • 11:30AM-1:00PM Interpretive Walk for all ages (leaves from foot of Truesdale)

Sequoia Park Zoo

  • 10:00AM-5:00PM Kids 12 and under FREE (with paying adult)

Eureka Golf Course

  • 6:00AM-8:30PM Kids 12 and under FREE (with paying adult)

Everywhere in Eureka

Attend as many events as you’d like. Each time you’re at an event, take a photo or a selfie of you and your friends or family having fun. Then post it to Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook with hashtag #gopd2017.

We’ll draw one entry and that lucky person will win:

  • Two movie tickets to the Broadway Cinema
  • $100 certificate for Restaurant 301
  • One night stay for two at the deluxe Hotel Carter

Winner will be announced by August 14, 2017 on the social media platform the winner used to post the photo(s).

> To download a PDF or image of the above schedule, go here. However, the latest schedule will always be found on the page you’re on now.

To see all the non-profit organizations that will have tables at the event, you can go here.

 

Kids Get in Free to Sequoia Park Zoo on #GOPD2017

kids-free-dayOn Get Out and Play Day, July 29, 2017 kids (12 and under) are admitted FREE to Sequoia Park Zoo with a paying adult.

  • Where? Sequoia Park Zoo
  • When? 10AM to 5PM
  • Children must have a paying adult with them

First Look at Get Out and Play Day Schedule

Continue reading First Look at Get Out and Play Day Schedule

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!

Sequoia Park Cleanup for Kids on April 12

It’s a park clean up for kids by kids!

The kids of Sequoia Park Zoo’s “Outside the box” after school program planned a park cleanup for the community. All supplies will be provided.

Bring your family and help beautify Sequoia Park.

Details:

Continue reading Sequoia Park Cleanup for Kids on April 12

Party for the Planet at the Sequoia Park Zoo

FREE!Sequoia Park Zoo and Foundation is excited to announce the annual Party for the Planet, taking place on Saturday 22, 2017

Details:

Continue reading Party for the Planet at the Sequoia Park Zoo