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Bellingham Farmers Market “Wednesday Market”

Wednesday, August 26th 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!


Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber Of Commerce Golf Classic

Friday, August 28th 2015 - All Day
at Shuksan Golf Club
1500 East Axton Road

It’s time for the 9th annual Chamber Golf Classic–presented by Lummi Indian Business Council! (There’s an “early bird special” running through July 24th)

(Sponsorships are available. For information call 734-1330)

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Free Gardening Seminars

Friday, August 28th 2015 - 12:00 am
at My Garden Nursery
929 East Bakerview Road

Bellingham’s My Garden Nursery is hosting a series of Free Seminars on a variety of topics–from The Drought Resistant Garden to Easy Edible Natives to Small Space Shade Gardening and much more! The weekend seminars continue through December. For information or to RSVP call 366-8406.

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RC “Jets Over Whidbey” 2015

Friday, August 28th 2015 - All Day
at NAVY Outlying Field (OLF) Coupeville
17740 SR 20

Whidbey Island Radio Control Society presents the 25th annual Jets Over Whidbey–the Pacific Northwest’s premier radio controlled jet aircraft event. You’ll see RC jets from all over the country! There are plenty of local amenities, and guests are always welcome–with free entry, free parking and camping available. The show runs all weekend, starting Friday at 2pm.

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“Food Truck Fridays” At Maritime Heritage Park!

Friday, August 28th 2015 - 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
at Maritime Heritage Park
500 West Holly

Bellingham Parks And Recreation invites you to enjoy great food, live entertainment and lawn games–during Food Truck Friday

This week features Bluegrass, Celtic and Flamenco music by Lobo Del Mar!

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Free Concert: “Lobo Del Mar”

Friday, August 28th 2015 - 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
at Maritime Heritage Park
500 West Holly

Bellingham Parks And Recreation presents a Free Concert–featuring Lobo Del Mar. After many years on the Big Island of Hawaii, this group of dancers and musicians recently relocated to Washington’s Olympic Peninsula. Over the years, Lobo Del Mar has wandered, picking up a variety of cultural influences along the way…

The concert is part of the Levitt AMP Bellingham Music Series.

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Free Concert: The Commanders Jazz Ensemble

Friday, August 28th 2015 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
at Maritime Heritage Park
500 West Holly

The Commanders Jazz Ensemble (part of the Air Force Band Of The Golden West, from Travis Air Force Base California) is performing during a Free Concert–carrying on the tradition of the great traveling Big Bands!

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Burlington’s “Summer Nights”

Friday, August 28th 2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
at Visitor Information Center
520 East Fairhaven Avenue

You’re invited to Summer Nights in Burlington–Fridays–featuring local vendors and artisans, plus live music!

Performing next: The Naughty Blokes

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Annual “Salsa On The Green”!

Friday, August 28th 2015 - 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
at Fairhaven Village Green
1207 10th Street

Rumba Northwest is hosting the third annual free Salsa On The Green–featuring a Salsa lesson and open dancing to Salsa, Merengue, Bachata and more!

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Rooftop Cinema: “Enter The Dragon”

Friday, August 28th 2015 - 7:30 pm
at The Parkade
1300 Commercial Street

You’re invited to a Free Screening of Enter The Dragon–presented by Pickford Film Center, as part of the “Rooftop Cinema” series–atop Bellingham’s Parkade building!

Manatee Commune performs prior to the show. There will also be self-defense demonstrations by Pro Fitness Northwest. The movie begins when it’s dark!

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