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HSU's Birthday Party On Saturday

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ARCATA- Humboldt State University will celebrate their 100th Birthday on the Arcata Plaza with the community on Saturday. The event is in conjunction with Arcata Main Street and the Arcata Chamber of Commerce.


The event starts at 4:00PM and runs until 7:00PM and features live music from five bands, free cookies, and an antique car show.


"Number one, the Birthday is a family event," said University Spokesman, Paul Mann. The event will have a kids zone with fire truck rides, face painting, and a puppet show.