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Savor the Bounty of Bellingham

From award–winning restaurants to budget-friendly fare, Bellingham and Whatcom County is a foodie's paradise. Restaurants all over Whatcom County take pride in using locally sourced ingredients from nearby farms and local waters. Craft beverage culture means many craft breweries to choose from, but also cideries, distilleries, wineries, local kombucha, and more. Washington state also has legalized cannabis use within state guidelines.

Discover local restaurants, farms, markets, and hot spots for a taste of Whatcom County’s best foodie experiences. These local businesses use the freshest ingredients sourced from local farms, fishers, and makers in Whatcom County. Visit the unique places that put our region on the map all while unlocking discounts, promotions, and prizes, too!

Get a taste of Rick Steves craft beverage adventures in Whatcom County before visiting to see the full episode.

Always good to know in advance! Check our Travel Advisory page for up to date information and links to other resources you might need.

SeaFeast JAZZ Celebration!
Thursday, Oct 5, 2023
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Live Music @ Stones Throw ft. High Mountain Stringband
Friday, Oct 6, 2023
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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        We acknowledge that Whatcom County is located on the unceded territory of the Coast Salish Peoples. They cared for the lands that included what we’d call the Puget Sound region, Vancouver Island and British Columbia since time immemorial. This gives us the great obligation and opportunity to learn how to care for our surrounding areas and all the natural and human resources we require to live. We express our deepest respect and gratitude for our indigenous neighbors, the Lummi Nation and Nooksack Tribe, for their enduring care and protection of our shared lands and waterways.
Bellingham Whatcom County Tourism
Visitor Center Located at I-5 Exit 253 - Check Hours
904 Potter Street, Bellingham, WA 98229
Phone: 360-671-3990

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