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 19, 2018 - Dec 23, 2018

Skip Patten- Worker in Wood

Location: Whatcom Art Market, BellinghamWhatcom Art Market, Bellingham
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Skip Patten is our featured artist from Wednesday December 19 thru the 23rd. He is a worker of wood, decorative pieces, toys, whimsy, and delightfully tactile bowls. Skip will be...More
Dec 19, 2018 - Dec 23, 2018

The Santa Train Ride

Location: Miniature World Family Fun Center, Miniature World Family Fun Center,
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come on out to Birch Bay, WA to experience the return of the famous Santa Train Ride at Miniature World Family Fun Center! As Christmas approaches, the Forest of Imagination...More
Dec 20, 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 20, 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 20, 2018

Ballet Bellingham: The Nutcracker

Location: Mount Baker Theatre, BellinghamMount Baker Theatre, Bellingham
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This holiday season, prepare to be transported on a magical journey with Clara and the Nutcracker Prince. From the heroic battle against the Rat King, travel through the Land of...More

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