“Food and Drink of Humboldt County Exhibt Opening at the Clarke Museum Today
Press release from the Clarke Museum:
We hope to see you at the “Food and Drink of Humboldt County,” Opening This Weekend!!!
Date: Saturday, February 3, 2024
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Location: Clarke Historical Museum
FREE Admission thanks to the generosity of Coast Central Credit Union.
Join us during Arts Alive! Humboldt as we celebrate the resilience and innovation that defines the North Coast’s rich history of gathering, hunting, ranching, farming, fishing, restaurants, and brewing.
Explore the full spectrum of food and drink production from local breweries to farming and ranching tools.
Discover artifacts, photographs, and memorabilia showcasing the evolution of food and drink in Humboldt and ephemera from long-gone establishments like Shipwreck.
Learn about the fascinating history of local bars and restaurants, including notorious events like Eureka’s Jack London bar fight.
Follow the timeline from pre-settler to the present, reflecting the evolution of food sources, agricultural practices, and culinary traditions.
See how Humboldt has been self-sustaining throughout history!
Don’t miss the chance to savor the past and celebrate the resilient spirit of Humboldt.We look forward to seeing you there!