May in the Redwoods

Eureka Symphony Season Finale

The Eureka Symphony’s “Season Finale” concert is held in May at the Arkley Center, 412 G Street, Eureka.

For more information about the concerts and to purchase tickets, visit or call (707) 845-3655.

symphonyAvenue of the Giants Marathon

Boston Marathon Qualifier

Held annually on the first Sunday in May, these events, affectionately known as “THE AVE”, draw folks from all around the US and the world. THE AVE has been cited by no less an authority than RUNNERS WORLD MAGAZINE as one of the most scenic courses in the country. Staged on “The Avenue of the Giants” in Humboldt Redwoods State Park, located in rural Northern California, the paved course winds through giant old growth redwoods and follows a natural creek and the Eel River. The Marathon is a certified Boston Qualifier and has been designated the WESTERN REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP MARATHON by the Road Runners Club of America.

avenue-giantsTour of the Unknown Coast

10 miles to 100 miles

tour-unknown-coastEnjoy cycling through some of the most beautiful country in the United States. In addition to participating in an invigorating and challenging ride you will be helping to support the North Coast Community.  The Tour of the Unknown Coast is all about bicycling fun.  The 100 kilometer is why the riders come out to this event but there is a 10-mile farm tour, 20 mile family ride and a 50 mile challenge. Register online by clicking the logo.

Riders should come prepared. At AW Way Park there is a full lunch provided: Water, fruit, bagels, sandwiches and cookies. This is a rain or shine ride.

Fortuna Concert Series

slideSlide is a previous Fortuna concert series musical group. The basic plan of the group is to experiment and perform vocal harmony-based music from the last half-century of popular music. Slide is actively adding new elements to their sound. This popular group of locals is always a big hit with our audience!

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