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Antique Tractor And Machinery Show

Wednesday, July 29th 2015 - 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
at Berthusen Park
8837 Berthusen Road

Puget Sound Antique Tractor And Machinery Association presents their Annual Show–featuring threshing demonstrations; tractor parades daily; steam powered saw mill demonstrations; tractor pulls; kids’ activities; a swap meet and more–running July 29th-through-August 1st! Admission is $7 for adults/$5 for seniors/$3 for kids (ages 8-12).

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Luke Ridnour Basketball Camp!

Wednesday, July 29th 2015 - 9:00 am
at Blaine High School
1055 H Street

Professional Basketball player (and former Blaine point guard) Luke Ridnour presents his second annual Basketball Camp for kids (age 6-12)–July 29th-31st! Proceeds will benefit a local charity. Click here for more information.

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Bellingham Farmers Market “Wednesday Market”

Wednesday, July 29th 2015 - 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
at Fairhaven Village Green
1207 10th Street

Bellingham Farmers Market Wednesday Market features live music; fresh local fruits and vegetables; handcrafted items and ready-to-eat food from more than 35 vendors–Wednesdays, throughout Summer!

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“Wedding Wednesdays” At Hotel Bellwether

Wednesday, July 29th 2015 - 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at Hotel Bellwether
1 Bellwether Way

Bellingham’s Hotel Bellwether is hosting a series of Wedding networking events–Wedding Wednesday–on the waterfront terrace–throughout Summer!

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Bike Rides Around Skagit Valley!

Wednesday, July 29th 2015 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
at Riverfront Plaza
Main Street

Mount Vernon Downtown Association and Bike/Walk Mount Vernon present She Bikes Skagit–group bike rides to destinations around the valley–every other Wednesday, May through August, starting at Riverfront Plaza in downtown Mount Vernon. The routes are between 20-to-30 miles in length. (You can ride, or just join up at the destination at 7pm for a social hour) Helmets are required.

July 8th destination: Bertelsen Winery

July 22nd destination: North Sound Brewing Company

For more information call 336-3801 or email dep.mvda@gmail.com.

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“Downtown Sounds” Outdoor Summer Concert Series

Wednesday, July 29th 2015 - 5:30 pm

Downtown Bellingham Partnership presents the 11th annual Downtown Sounds Outdoor Summer Concert Series! Along with a Free Concert (in the 1300 block of Bay Street), there’s a beer garden (age 21 and older); a Kids’ corner and food vendors.

Performing at the next Downtown Sounds: Five Alarm Funk with Baby Cakes!

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Dairy Queen “Miracle Treat Day”

Thursday, July 30th 2015 - All Day

Dairy Queen restaurants are hosting the tenth annual Miracle Treat Day! One-dollar or more from every Blizzard treat sold that day at participating locations will be donated to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, which raises funds and awareness for 170 children’s hospitals across the U.S. and Canada.

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“Splashtacular” Safe Kids’ Event

Thursday, July 30th 2015 - 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
at Washington Park
Sunset Avenue

Safe Kids Northwest Coalition presents Splashtacular–a free Kids’ Safety Event–featuring presentations by local organizations (covering house fires, wildfires, bicycle safety, poison prevention and more). Other activities include face painting, a bouncy house, games, a visit from Smokey Bear and more!

(For more information call 416-8338)

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Whatcom Museum History Sunset Cruises

Thursday, July 30th 2015 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at Island Mariner Cruises
2621 South Harbor Loop Drive

Whatcom Museum‘s popular History Sunset Cruise program sails into its 32nd year! The tour gives you  a close-up view of parks, businesses, industry and neighborhoods from Bellingham Bay, aboard Island Mariner. You’ll travel down waterways; past shipyards and historic points of interest; fishing activities and the work and pleasure boats; freighters and tugboats that are in the harbor. Harbor seals and water birds are regularly seen. It’s a memorable evening!

Brian Griffin is your tour guide, tying his knowledge of local history with up-to-date facts about bay activities. Click here for more information. Tickets are $35.

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Annual Elizabeth Park Summer Concert Series!

Thursday, July 30th 2015 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bellingham Parks And Recreation and The Eldridge Society present ten Free Concerts–in Bellingham’s Elizabeth Park. The next concert features bandZandt!

(Food will be available for purchase. Donations are appreciated!)

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