Save the date for
Lumberjack Weekend,
Oct. 17-20, 2024!

This weekend is full of fun activities and special events for the entire Lumberjack family.

Last year's festivities included a kick-off party featuring free food, music, the Lumberjack Drag Show, and an arts and crafts Maker's Market. Additionally, there were family mixers and the annual Block Party. So, mark your calendar and get ready for a memorable weekend!

Watch for more details closer to the event!


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Past Events from 2023

Thursday, October 19, 2023

Distinguished Alumni Dinner and Celebration

More information coming soon.

Location: Eureka, CA Time: 5:30pm

Kick-off Party

Join us for the Lumberjack Weekend kick off party! Free music, food, games, a photo booth, and a Humboldt swag giveaway.

Location: University Quad Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm

LumberSnatched: A Lumberjack Themed Drag Show!

Pull out your sequins, flannel, and heels and join us for a fabulous night of drag. Don't forget tips for the awesome performers!

Location: Gutswurrak Student Activities Center, West Lounge Time: 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Friday, October 20, 2023

Lumberjack Weekend Check-In

Registered alumni, family and friends can check-in to receive their Lumberjack Weekend shirt, swag and more!  We're excited to have you on campus!

Location: University Quad Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm

Fall Maker's Market

Check out our talented local art and crafts vendors, plus live music by The Starhoppers, food, and more!

Location: University Quad Time: 11:00am to 3:00pm

Forever Humboldt Families Mixer

Join other Cal Poly Humboldt families for the opportunity to get to know each other. University faculty and staff will also be present to help welcome you all to campus and answer any questions you might have. We're excited to have you join the Lumberjack Family!

Location: Septentrio Winery (650 6th St, Arcata, CA 95521) Time: 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Saturday, October 21, 2023

Forever Humboldt at Farmer's Market

Come explore the community and visit Forever Humboldt at the Farmer's Market! Check out the fantastic farmers in our region, stop in to the Cal Poly Humboldt Bookstore and swing by the Forever Humboldt tent on the plaza.  

Location: Arcata Plaza Time: 9:00am to 2:00pm

Lumberjack Weekend Check-In

Registered alumni, family and friends can check-in to receive their Lumberjack Weekend shirt, swag and more! We're excited to have you on campus!

Location: G11 Parking Lot Time: 10:00am to 4:30pm

Lumberjack Weekend Block Party

This year's Block Party features live music by:

Remi Wolf - 7 p.m.
Sage The Gemini - 5:15 p.m.
The Altons - 3:45 p.m.
The California Poppies - 2:30 p.m.

Enjoy the Soul Party Crew in between the featured acts.

Enjoy a carnival atmosphere, local food trucks, and more!
Gates open at 1:30pm. 

Location: Corner of Harpst and Rossow Streets—G11 and FS9 Parking lots Time: 1:30pm to 8:00pm

Sunday, October 22, 2023

Forever Humboldt Arcata Marsh Walk

Join Forever Humboldt in learning about the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary during a short guided walk. Located at the north end of Humboldt Bay, the sanctuary is situated along the Pacific Flyway, a major migratory route for thousands of birds that breed in the far north and winter in California, Mexico, and Central and South America. The sanctuary is 307 acres, including freshwater marshes, salt marsh, tidal sloughs, grassy uplands, mudflats, brackish marsh, and an interpretive center.

This hosted guided walk will begin at the parking lot on G Street nearest the Interpretive Center. Breakfast bagels from Los Bagels will be provided. 

For more information and to RSVP, please email or call 707-826-3132. 

Location: Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center Parking Lot Time: 10:00am to 11:30am