Bellingham, Whatcom County Welcomes You!
Visit Bellingham, Washington for a fun getaway filled with magnificent scenery, a culture of outdoor recreation, Western Washington University, the Alaska Ferry, the Canadian border, Mt. Baker, the Salish Sea, local food, spirits, art and music.
These are all part of the genuine Bellingham Experience. We encourage you to simply Be in Bellingham and our surrounding Whatcom County.
This site is loaded with travel info including lodging, restaurants, things to do, local businesses, resources and insider advice for a personal visit, group convention, or general community information.
We are Bellingham Whatcom County Tourism, a local non-profit association dedicated to serving visitors. Our main Visitor Center at I-5 Exit 253, 904 Potter St. in Bellingham is open 9am to 5pm daily (Pacific Standard Time, excluding major holidays). Our downtown Bellingham Info Center at 1306 Commercial St. is open Mon-Sat. 11am to 3pm. We are happy to be of assistance on your journey.
Scotty Browns in Bellingham: Pretty Patio and Magical Menu
August 3rd, 2015 by Lauren Kramer
If you’re looking for a great restaurant patio for some outdoor dining in Bellingham, head straight to Barkley Village and Scotty Browns Restaurant, Lounge & Social House. This business has the patio recipe down pat: comfortable seating, large pots of greenery, plenty of shade, outdoor heaters and a gas fireplace for extra warmth when needed […]
What’s New at BelleWood Acres? Friday Fish Fry, Farm Tunes and Old Fashioneds!
July 30th, 2015 by Teresa Schmidt
BelleWood Acres near Lynden is a hopping spot year round, with activities centered around the farm calendarâ€”apples, pears, cider and pumpkins in the fall, apple blossoms in the spring and weddings galore in the summer. Luckily, the offerings from BelleWood’s on-site distillery are always inÂ season, soÂ weÂ who enjoy high quality gin, vodka, liqueurs and cocktails can […]