Thursday, July 24th 2014 - All Day
Project Homeless Connect is an annual event that helps provide homeless people throughout Whatcom County get access to medical screening and care; vision screening; dental care; veterans’ services; employment screening and much more.
Friday, July 25th 2014 - All Day
More than twenty participating businesses will display merchandise on the sidewalk–and this year, restaurants with patios are joining in–during Bellingham’s annual Downtown Sidewalk Sale. The sale runs July 25th and 26th.
For more information click here.
Friday, July 25th 2014 - 10:30 am
at Avalon Golf Club
19345 Kelleher Road
Economic Development Association Of Skagit County presents their 27th annual Golf Tournament (10:30am) & Wine Festival (5:30pm)–featuring 55 teams!
Tickets for the wine festival are $35. The golf tournament is sold out. Click here for information.
Friday, July 25th 2014 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
at Island Mariner Cruises
2621 South Harbor Loop Drive
You’re invited to join Whatcom Museum for their annual History Sunset Cruise on Bellingham Bay aboard Island Mariner–Thursdays (July 10th-August 21st)! Bellingham native Brian Griffin is your tour guide.
Tickets are $30 ($28 each for groups of eight)–available through Brown Paper Tickets.
Friday, July 25th 2014 - 7:30 pm
at Whatcom Humane Society
2172 Division Street
Whatcom Humane Society presents an Outoor Movie Night–featuring the film “Best In Show”–in the field behind the new WHS facility. The movie starts at dusk.
Admission is by suggested $5 donation. Bring your own chairs and blankets. (No dogs, though, please!)
There’s also food and a beer garden.
Saturday, July 26th 2014 - All Day
at Farmers Market
1100 Railroad Avenue
The 9th annual Tour De Whatcom charity bike ride will begin and end at Bellingham Farmers Market. Over the past two years, Tour De Whatcom has raised $30,000 for non-profits. For registration information click here.
Saturday, July 26th 2014 - 12:00 am
at Gordon Skagit Farms
15598 McLean Road
Skagit Valley is noted for some of the best farmland in the world. Celebrate Skagit Dinner On The Farm showcases and celebrates the bounty of food and produce grown in and around Skagit Valley. A renowned local chef will prepare fresh local ingredients for this one-of-a-kind, field-to-plate, elegant dining experience for 50 guests in a rustic setting.
The cost is $125, with proceeds benefiting Skagitonians To Preserve Farmland.
Saturday, July 26th 2014 - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
at Burlington Discount Tire
2054 South Burlington Boulevard
Rainier Ridge Rams 4×4 Club is holding their third annual Show And Shine Truck Show–to raise awareness of the club’s activities and to help fund upkeep of local ORV areas. The show will also feature vendors and various activities. Admission is free.
(There’s a $15 registration fee to enter your truck in the show)
Saturday, July 26th 2014 - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
at Whatcom Museum Lightcatcher Building
250 Flora Street
The Whatcom Museum store is holding a “fire sale”. Look for outdoor tables, featuring reduced prices on items ranging from stationery to toys–and home decor accessories marked down to $1.
Saturday, July 26th 2014 - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
at Pet Palace Consignment
5373 Guide Meridian
Whatcom County’s Alternative Humane Society holds a Pet Adoption Event the last Saturday of every month at Pet Palace Consignment. It’s your chance to meet furry friends who are looking for their forever home!
(Please note: They do not do same-day adoptions. If there’s a dog you’re interested in, you’re invited to complete a Statement Of Interest, which can be downloaded at www.alternativehumanesociety.com.