Wedding Party at BCH


We're celebrating 85 years of serving the community!  The Hall construction was completed in 1942, so that's 75 years of dancing and serving community Breakfasts and dinners!



5:00 to

Bring a batch of your favorite cookies and leave with a variety of baked treats to enjoy over the holidays. The Hall will provide simple snacks, spiced cider and mulled wine. To participate:
- RSVP to with your name and type of cookie
- On Dec 12, bring 3 dozen cookies for exchange, and container(s) to carry your cookies home. Want more cookies? Bring 6 dozen, or 9 dozen...
There will be a short meeting at 5:30pm to approve the Board of Directors and budget for the coming year and the exchange will start at 6pm. 

14 & 15
& Sunday

Sat 10-5
Sun 10-4

Dozens of local artists and craftspeople bring their wares to the Hall. Live music throughout each day from Mon P'tit Chou, Good Company, Tristan Norton, Humboldt Music Academy Fiddlers, Humboldt Ukulele Group, and more. Great food from Comfort of Home Catering, spiced cider and mulled wine, dutch raffle for some great prizes, and a fun way to get some Christmas shopping done! Admission is $1, or bring a non-perishable food item for donation to Food for People.


BUILDING UPDATES! - Stoves and ventilation hood are complete! Seismic retrofitting of the foundation began the first week of October. You will see all of the skirting removed and materials being delivered, as the crew from Danco works to dig and pour new footings, install cross bracing, and tie everything together. A floorplan has been selected for the kitchen renovation, and architects are drawing up the details. Come to a Hall event and check it out!

Membership is a great way to support the Hall!
Click below to join or renew.

MEMBERSHIP BROCHURES AVAILABLE - Become a member of the Bayside Community Hall to support our mission, be kept informed of upcoming events and activities, and help set goals and priorities for the future. Quarterly community potlucks (not just for members!) are a great way to meet your neighbors and stay involvedClick here for our membership brochure or use the buttons at right to pay for your membership online.


All Under Heaven * Allison Curtis * Amy's Almost Perfect * Arcata Pizza and Deli * Bencharong Thai
Big Blue Cafe * Bubbles * Cafe Phoenix * California Native Plant Society * Caravan of Dreams * Carol Moné
CenterArts * Cypress Grove * Denise Jones * Dick Hansis * Dick Stepp * Don Banducci * Flora Organica Designs
Food is love love is food * Frankie's New York Bagels * George Bucquet * Gordon VanZee * HealthSPORT
Heart Bead * Holly Yashi * Jan Rothrock * Ken Burton * Lee Dedini * Los Bagels * Marilyn Page & Jim Test
Lost Foods Nursery * North Coast Coop * Plaza * Rebecca Stauffer * Redwoods and Rivers Rafting
Renata's Creperie * Rowe Mediation * Scott Holmquist and Catherine Adamidi * Septentrio Winery * Sue Moore
Sweet Moon Jewelry * Terry Uyeki * The Alibi * Westside Pizza * Wildflower Cafe * Coho Cottages
Brian Curtis * Humboldt Tai Chi * Front Porch Inn * Carolyn Jones

Humboldt Craft Spirits * Trinity River Winery * Mad River Brewing Co. * Humboldt Honey Wine
Spring Hill Farmstead Goat Cheese * Tofu Shop * Woody Ryno Farms * Jacoby Creek Land Trust
Wild Planet Seafood * Fish Brothers * Fern Farm Trinidad * Beck's Bakery
Flora Organica * Luna Farm * Trident Lightning Farm * Deep Seeded Farm

Rachael Patton * Dawn Walker * Chrys Taylor * Chris Covington * Brett Shuler * Wendy Chan
Allison Kenney and Zach Wenderott * Emma Zierer * Natalia Boyce * Carolyn Jones

Our mission is to foster social and community life for residents of Bayside and Humboldt county. Our historic community center is an affordable venue for social and cultural gatherings, education, health and fitness, youth leadership development, entertainment and activities that support community organizations and causes.

You can stay informed about upcoming events, activities, and ways to become involved at the Hall at on Facebook.

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