The Arcata Playhouse will host its 15th annual holiday production, “The Jig and Thistle Radio Hour Holiday Show,” Friday and Saturday and December 10 and 11 at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:00 p.m.

This radio show with a live studio audience takes place in the winter wonderland of Alberta, Canada, and features variety acts, community guests, local music and blowing snow galore. .

The first act will be the holiday show at the theater. After that, the audience will come out to enjoy the second act with hot drinks and a live band in a tent. Depending on the party guests are attending, they can experience a variety of guest artists including James Zeller, string duo Julie Fulkerson and Gwen Post, Shoshanna, Humboldt Bandemonium, Blue Dragon Steel Pan Band, Donald Forrest, singers. Christmas and more. .

The show will also air live from the Playhouse on Humboldt Hot Air on December 10.

Tickets cost $ 10 typically, $ 5 for children, and $ 25 for a family. Participants are required to wear a face mask and proof of footwear vaccination. Unvaccinated children under the age of 18 will receive a rapid COVID-19 test.

Arcata Playhouse is located at 1251 Ninth St. in the Creamery District of Arcata. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit