Enter to Win a Night Out for Two on Get Out and Play Day

Win movie tickets, a great meal for two, and a night at the Carter House!

You can win by going to any events at #gopd2017

What you’ll win:

  • One Night Stay at Hotel Carter
  • Dinner at Restaurant 301
  • Two Tickets to Broadway Cinema

How you can win:

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Get Out and Play Day’s Kicks and Tricks Skate Competition Schedule

Here’s the complete schedule for the Kicks and Tricks Skateboard Competition on #gopd2017

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Registration (all age divisions & Game of SKATE, ongoing)
  • 8:45 AM – 9:00 AM: Meeting with Judges, score sheets
  • 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM12 and Under Division
  • 9:45 AM – 10:00 AM Intermission – Gather Next Division, judges score, skate trivia, skate dice
  • 10:00 AM – 10: 45 PM 13 – 17 Division
  • 10:45 PM – 11:00 AMI ntermission/warmup – Music, Food, judges score, skate trivia, skate dice
  • 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Awards Ceremony Part 1- Humboldt Beauty Queens to Present awards
  • 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Big T’s Game of SKATE, winner gets prize right away
  • 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM Intermission- Gather Next Division, judges score, skate trivia, skate dice
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM 18 – 35 Division
  • 1:45 PM – 2:00 PM Intermission/warmup – Music, Food, judges score, skate trivia, skate dice
  • 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM 36 and Up Division
  • 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM AWARDS Ceremony Part 2-Humboldt Beauty Queens to Present awards
  • 3:30 PM – 3:45 PM Final Raffle Tickets, skate trivia, skate dice, Thank You’s
  • 3:45 PM – 4:00 PM Clean up/Wrap Up

You will need to have a signed waiver to compete.

  • Adult waivers can be downloaded here.
  • Waivers for kids can be downloaded here.

For Each Division:

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Get Your Get Out and Play Day Passport Starting July 17

Why should I do that?

  • Specific Locations & Time of all Events
  • Information about all the contests!
  • Win prizes! Have Fun!

Pick up your passport starting July 17 at these locations:

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Call to Artists for Humboldt BeeFest

Humboldt BeeFest 2017 Art Contest

The City of Eureka and the Humboldt Beekeepers Association are partnering to bring the fourth annual Humboldt BeeFest to Eureka. This includes the fourth annual Juried Art Competition.

Artists are being asked to submit their bee themed artwork by April 10th in order to be displayed leading up the event. Though late entries will be accepted until May 10th.

The theme for the competition is “Long Live the Queen!”. Artists are being asked to use their interpretation of this theme to create an art piece on paper or canvas, up to 40”x40”, and ready to hang.

First place will win $200 and second place will win $100. Continue reading Call to Artists for Humboldt BeeFest

Rhododendron Golf Tournament at Eureka Golf Course

Join the 36 Hole Rhododendron Golf Tournament on April 30 and May 1

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Details are below:

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Photo Contest on Get Out and Play Day

Just in!

cameraWe are going to have a photo contest surrounding all the events going on this Saturday, July 25, at Get Out and Play Day.

How to enter:

  1. Grab your cell phone (or whatever)
  2. Take a photograph or short video of any of the events going on
  3. Post it to your Facebook page and tag “Eureka Parks and Recreation” with a description of the photo or Tweet it with the hashtag #GetOutAndPlayDay
  4. Our favorite five will get a small gift certificate to Los Bagels. (We know, it’s not a lot, but what the heck, it’s fun, right?)

Other stuff we gotta tell you:

  • By posting or sending the video, you give us permission to use in our publicity
  • Photos and videos must be original and shot by you
  • Our decision is final and will be announced by 8/1/2015
  • Have a fun time and be creative