Meet local artist Diego Harris – Part of Arts and Culture Festival

Meet Diego and hear about how he created two unique pieces.

Diego harris is one of our six artists commissioned to create artistic interactive benches for the Eureka Waterfront Trail. He will be discussing both of the pieces he has created.

See below for exclusive information and pictures from the Timber Heritage Bench. (Images are not yet available for the Kinetic piece.)

Details:

  • Saturday, September 29 • 12:00PM
  • Behind Target
  • Hear about how he created an unique piece representing our local railroad industry.

  • Saturday, September 29 • 4:00PM
  • Halvorsen Park
  • Hear about how he created a unique Kinetic themed piece.

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First Look: Mendocino Triple Junction Bench

There’s another new bench on the Hikashari Trail!

Kyle and Amber Schlagenhauf have designed and set up the “Mendocino Triple Junction Bench” on the southern part of the Hikshari Trail.

See below for exclusive information, video, and pictures.

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Meet local artist Yannis Stefankis – Part of Arts and Culture Festival

Meet Yannis and hear about how he created two unique pieces.

Yannis Stefankis is one of our six artists commissioned to create artistic interactive benches for the Eureka Waterfront Trail. He will be discussing both of the pieces he has created.

See below for exclusive information and pictures.

Details:

  • Saturday, September 29 • 2:00PM
  • Wharfinger building
  • Hear about how he created an unique piece representing our local fishing industry

  • Saturday, September 29 • 3:00PM
  • Del Norte Street Pier
  • Hear about how he created two unique pieces that double as a play structure

About the artist:

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Pick up or print your FREE Arts and Culture Schedule Guide Now!

The Arts & Culture Festival schedule guides are in!

FREE!Come get your all encompassing guide to the day! They’re free!

Pick yours up at:

You can download a PDF and print out your own copy here.

Music and Movement For Young Children Returns Oct 2

Come swirl and twirl in this class, where fun and movement abound for the tiniest of dancers, boys and girls from four to seven years of age.

Watch your child use his or her imagination as he or she develops:

  • Motor Skills
  • Body Awareness
  • Concentration
  • Creativity

Beginning dance techniques and natural movement will add to the fun of this class, where self expression is encouraged. (Parents, make sure to stay and watch your little ones bloom.)

Details:

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Meet local artist Alme Allen – Part of Arts and Culture Festival

Meet Alme and hear about how he created a unique piece representing Wiyot Culture.

Alme Allen is one of our six artists commissioned to create artistic interactive benches for the Eureka Waterfront Trail. This bench is located past the Samoa Bridge before Blue Ox Mill and is already installed!

See below for exclusive information, pictures and a short video.

Details:

  • Saturday, September 29 • 1:00PM
  • On the trail just north of Samoa Bridge

About the artist:

  • Alme H. Allen III
  • Karuk/Yurok… Born 1970

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Live Art and Community Mural at Arts and Culture Festival

An electricity box and wooden water spout structure will be painted and transformed by two local artists during the Arts & Culture Festival.

FREE!Watch Sierra Jenkins and Kati Texas turn these boxes into works of art!

Also, the retaining wall along waterfront drive will have over 15 artists working on their own original murals throughout the day. You can also help create a community based mural and add your own original content!

Details:

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