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Introducing “Bellingham Wins”

Tuesday, September 1st 2015 - All Day

Bellingham Wins is a new website that celebrates the people, places, events and organizations that make up the fabric of our community–featuring daily posts, Monday-through-Friday, with original content and photography.

“Bellingham Wins aims to capture the essence of Bellingham; to portray the unique spirit that embodies our corner of the Pacific Northwest. It is 100-percent positive, and is intended to serve as the hub of local information for current and future residents.”

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Bellingham Farmers Market “Wednesday Market”

Wednesday, September 2nd 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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North Sound Community Orchestra Fall/Winter Season Rehearsals

Wednesday, September 2nd 2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

North Sound Community Orchestra invites musicians of all ages and experience levels to join in sharing classical music with the community.  Rehearsals are Wednesday nights, from 7:00 to 9:00.

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Free Gardening Seminars

Friday, September 4th 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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“Food Truck Fridays” At Maritime Heritage Park!

Friday, September 4th 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 “Gypsy Jazz” by Pearl Django!

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Free Historic Tours: Downtown Bellingham

Saturday, September 5th 2015 - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
at Chuckanut Building
311 East Holly Street

Curious to know more about the early days of Bellingham and how Downtown came to look the way it does today? The Bureau Of Historical Investigation (aka Good Time Girls) is offering free walking tours–suitable for all ages–Saturdays (July 11th-September 26th). 

Tour guides will stop along the way to tell stories of challenges and accomplishments; growth, social reform, The Arts and much more!

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“La Conner Live”!

Sunday, September 6th 2015 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
at Gilkey Square
1st Street and Morris Street

Gilkey Square Merchants Cooperative presents La Conner Live–a series of free, live performances by the region’s best musicians–Sundays, all Summer! La Conner Live also features a juried Market, featuring some of the area’s best artisans and crafters. 

(If you’re interested in performing, email music@laconnerlive.com.  To inquire about booth space, email market@laconnerlive.com)

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Rooftop Cinema: “True Stories”

Friday, September 11th 2015 - 7:30 pm
at The Parkade
1300 Commercial Street

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

Cherry Blossom Family Delivery performs prior to the show. The movie begins when it’s dark!

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Bike MS: Deception Pass Classic

Saturday, September 12th 2015 - All Day
at Skagit County Fairgrounds
1410 Virginia Street

It’s time for the annual Bike MS: Deception Pass Classic running through Whatcom, Skagit and Island Counties! Every mile pedaled and every dollar raised will help create a world free of Multiple Sclerosis. For more information/to register click here.

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THE LAST Anacortes Antique Engine & Machinery Show

Saturday, September 12th 2015 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
at At the corner of
Market and 6th

You’re invited to the FINAL Anacortes Antique Engine & Machinery Show–featuring tractors, engines, vintage vehicles, gizmos, miniature trains, hay rides, kids’ activities, food music and more! There’s a Parade of antique machinery through downtown, as well (11am)!

(If you’d like information about signing up for the show, click here)

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