Old Town Walking Tours Begin in July

Take the family on an interactive history lesson of Old Town

FREE!The city of Eureka’s Outdoor Recreation Program, Explore Eureka, in partnership with the Clarke Museum, is presenting weekly “Historical Walking Tours” in Old Town Eureka beginning July 7th and running every Saturday until the last weekend of August – including on Get Out and Play Day (#gop2018)

The tours offer an interactive history lesson and are designed to be fun for the whole family. Tours take you up close and personal with the buildings and history of Old Town.


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Win San Francisco Giant’s Ticket’s at GET OUT & PLAY DAY!

Recology Humboldt County has teamed up with the City of Eureka’s Community Access Project for Eureka to add a last minute addition to GET OUT & PLAY DAY!

There will be a San Francisco Giants table at Sequoia Park between 12pm-5pm with information on CAPE, as well as high striker where you can test your strength to win prizes on #gopd2017

There are also two ways to win tickets for the August 2nd San Francisco Giants-Oakland A’s Battle of the Bay Baseball game, including participating in a live elimination trivia tournament. The Giant’s Trivia contest takes place at 4pm. Signups start at 12pm.

Watch this video to find out more details on how to win game tickets, Giant’s prize packages, and how to participate in the first San Francisco Giant’s Trivia Tournament.

#sfgiants #giants #battleofthebay #giantstickets

KHUM Interview about Get Out and Play Day

Thanks so much to Cliff Berkowitz and KHUM radio.

Scott “Q” Marcus was interviewed by Cliff this morning about #GOPD2017. It was a fun and lively interview about Get Out and Play Day on July 29, 2017.

You can hear it here.

Fitness in the Park on Get Out and Play Day

Have fun in Sequoia Park with three different types of fitness activities Zumba, Pilates, Taiji Flow

…or try them all! It’s more to do as part of #gopd2017 on July 29, 2017

  • 10:15 to 11:30 Zumba
  • 11:30 to Noon Pilates with Susie
  • 12:00 NEW this year! Taiji Flow with Sher

Free Movie in the Park on Get Out and Play Day

End Get Out and Play day with a free family screening of Big Hero 6.

  • The movie starts at 8:30PM
  • Sponsored by Humboldt Del Norte Film Commission
  • Dress for Humboldt County nights


Children Play Free at Eureka Golf Course on Get Out and Play Day

Children 12 and under can play for free all day on #GOPD2017 on July 29, 2017 at the Eureka Golf course when accompanied by a paying adult.

Their hours that day are 6:00 AM to 8:30PM.

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

Play on the Bay returns to Get Out and Play Day

Play on the Bay is again part of Get Out and Play Day

Pacific Outfitters and the Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center are sponsoring these activities including:

  • Free Water Rentals
  • Archery Demos
  • Disc Golf Demos

The events will take place between noon and two at the Humboldt Bay Aquatic center and Halvorsen Park as part of #gopd2017

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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FREE Fitness and Dancing on the Boardwalk on Get Out and Play Day

For the first time, Get Out and Play Day will also be on the Eureka Boardwalk!

We’ve got a fun filled line up of short dance and fitness demos for all ages and all levels.

Here’s the schedule:

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