Event Calendar

Bellingham Whatcom County Tourism provides a centralized online calendar for visitor-friendly events throughout Whatcom County. On the calendar below, click the dates surrounded by circle to view events for that day. Or use the search feature to find events by category, location or in a date range.

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Sep 8, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019

Endangered Species

Location: Whatcom Museum, Old City Hall, BellinghamWhatcom Museum, Old City Hall, Bellingham
Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Endangered Species highlights 60 artists celebrating biodiversity's beauty, interpret natural and human-induced extinctions, and focus on endangered species from diverse ecosystems. It includes the work of artists who spotlight the...More
Sep 8, 2018 - Mar 31, 2019

The Elephant in the Room

Location: Whatcom Museum, Old City Hall, BellinghamWhatcom Museum, Old City Hall, Bellingham
Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
In conjunction with our Lightcatcher exhibition, Endangered Species: Artists on the Front Line of Biodiversity, the Museum will explore the story of ivory from pre-history to modern times, featuring a...More
Nov 16, 2018 - Dec 24, 2018

Holiday Festival of the Arts

Location: Holiday Festival of the Arts, Holiday Festival of the Arts,
Time: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
The Holiday Festival of the Arts is a five-week-long indoor arts festival featuring 100 artisans from our region. Aside from vendors selling their wares, the festival boasts live music and...More
Nov 23, 2018 - Dec 30, 2018

Deck the Old City Hall

Location: Whatcom Museum, Old City Hall, Whatcom Museum, Old City Hall,
Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Get in the holiday spirit with the Whatcom Museum's annual festivities! Historic Old City Hall will be decked out for the season. View a variety of themed, decorated holiday trees...More
Nov 23, 2018 - Dec 22, 2018

Fairhaven Winterfest

Location: Fairhaven District, Fairhaven District,
Time: 3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
You are invited to visit Fairhaven neighborhood shops and restaurants that are sharing the works of emerging and professional artists in the spirit of the holidays. Father Christmas will also...More
Dec 2, 2018 - Mar 8, 2019

VISIONS & VOICES

Location: Various Whatcom County Locations, WhatcomVarious Whatcom County Locations, Whatcom
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
“VISIONS & VOICES: Forgotten Films From Cinema’s Women Directors is a four-part series featuring a variety of full-length and short films ranging from slapstick comedies to melodramas and thrillers––all from...More
Dec 2, 2018 - Mar 8, 2019

VISIONS & VOICES: Forgotten Films

Location: Sylvia Center for the Arts, BellinghamSylvia Center for the Arts, Bellingham
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VISIONS & VOICES: Forgotten Films From Cinema’s Women Directors samples films from “Pioneers: First Women Filmmakers,” a collection of historical films recently curated by Kino Lorber Films and the Library...More
Dec 12, 2018 - Dec 16, 2018

Dixie Tamcke-Oil Painter

Location: Whatcom Art Market, Whatcom Art Market,
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday December 12 thru 16, Dixie Tamcke, an oil painter, will be showing lovely Western landscapes, florals and a selection of the longstanding art of decorating saws with painted views....More
Dec 13, 2018

BHS Showstoppers Sing Holiday Favorites

Location: Whatcom Museum, Old City Hall, BellinghamWhatcom Museum, Old City Hall, Bellingham
Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The BHS Showstoppers spread holiday magic with their seasonal favorites and annual choreographed medley. This outstanding, small mixed vocal ensemble is auditioned out of three choral ensembles at BHS, and...More
Dec 13, 2018

Mindfulness Workshop With Tim Burnett

Location: Village Books, BellinghamVillage Books, Bellingham
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Having Mindful Holidays Join local mindfulness practitioner Tim Burnett, Guiding Teacher and Executive Director of Mindfulness Northwest, for an exploration of mindfulness practices that promote awareness and well-being. We'll discuss...More
Dec 13, 2018

BBay Social Run

Location: BBay Running, BellinghamBBay Running, Bellingham
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
BBay Running free weekly social runs held every Thursday guided by BBay team members and BBay boosters. Typical routes are 6.5km (4 miles). Our runs include waterfront, urban, wide and...More
Dec 13, 2018

Virtual Reality Tournament

Location: Heady Virtual Reality, Heady Virtual Reality,
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Heady Virtual Reality Tournament Thursday 6-8 pm join us in our weekly VR tournaments. Win prizes and street credit. Rotating VR games each week. Members play for free. Non-members $5....More
Dec 13, 2018

Katrina Carrasco The Best Bad Things

Location: Village Books, BellinghamVillage Books, Bellingham
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
It is 1887, and Alma Rosales is on the hunt for stolen opium. Trained in espionage by the Pinkerton Detective Agency―but dismissed for bad behavior and a penchant for going...More
Dec 13, 2018

Spanish Brass Christmas Concert

Location: Mount Baker Theatre, Mount Baker Theatre,
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pack your bags for a festive Christmas in Spain with this highly celebrated brass ensemble. Founded just shy of 30 years ago, Spanish Brass is one of the most dynamic...More
Dec 13, 2018

Annual History Holiday Open Mic

Location: Whatcom Museum, Old City Hall, Whatcom Museum, Old City Hall,
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Historical Society members, and the public, are welcome to participate and share in a fun evening of holiday cheer at the annual history holiday open mic. Presentations can be about...More

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