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Mount Vernon Riverwalk Concerts

07/30/2015 - 08/27/2015 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Riverwalk
2095 Main Street

The City of Mount Vernon and the Mount Vernon Chamber of Commerce are proud to announce the Riverwalk Summer Concert Series. The concerts will be held every Thursday night through the end of August on the brand new Mount Vernon Riverwalk Plaza. The two hour concerts will begin at 6:00pm and feature a mix of family-friendly local and regional artists.

The remaining band lineup for this inaugural season is as follows:

July 30 Bobby Holland & the Breadline
August 6 Stilly River Band
August 13 Chris Eger Band
August 20 Rabbit Wilde
August 27 Hot Damn Scanda

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Mount Baker Rhythm and Blues Festival

07/31/2015 - 08/02/2015 - All Day at Deming Log Show Fairgrounds
3295 Cedarville Rd

The Mount Baker Rhythm & Blues Festival runs July 31st-August 2nd at the Deming Logging Show Fairgrounds.  The 20th annual Fest includes national, regional, and local performers including Foghat, Ana Popovic, Popa Chubby, Hundred Seventy Split, The Naughty Blokes, and more! Ticket info HERE. 

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Studio Sweep at Allied Arts

07/31/2015 - 08/02/2015 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm at Old Dakota Arts Location
1415 Cornwall Ave

Allied Arts of Whatcom County is hosting a swap meet, spring cleaning event, Studio Sweep on July 31st-August 2nd, 9am to 4pm.  Studio Sweep is an opportunity to clear out your excess paint brushes, canvas, pottery supplies, easels, drawing materials, textiles, beads, tools, studio seconds, prints, fine art pieces, musical instruments, costumes… and more. Bring your own tables or display materials of your choice.

Participants can either choose to pay for a booth space and sell their own items, or donate to Allied Arts to sell, booth spaces are $20 for Allied Arts Members and $30 for non-members. Pre-registration before July 29th, Late registration $35.00 for all. Space is limited and pre-registration is suggested. Registration forms are available in the Allied Arts Office or at www.alliedarts.org.

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Coupeville Arts & Crafts Festival

08/01/2015 - 08/02/2015 - All Day at

The Coupeville Arts & Crafts Festival is August 1st 10am-6pm and August 2nd 10am-5pm in downtown Coupeville on Whidbey Island. The juried show features both regional artists and those from around the country. In addition to the vendor booths the festival also features an art gallery and wine reception, a wine and beer garden, a hands-on children’s activity area, a food court and live entertainment.

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Drayton Harbor Days

08/01/2015 - 08/02/2015 - All Day at Blaine Harbor Boating Center
235 Marine Drive

Ferry rides, model boat displays, activities for kids, a “Run to the Border,” a raft race, a pirate costume contest, food-related events, steam boat displays, arts and crafts, a farmers market, a pet contest, and more will be part of Drayton Harbor Days August 1st & 2nd at the Blaine Harbor Boating Center. Entry is free!

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Fairhaven Outdoor Cinema

08/01/2015 - 08/29/2015 - All Day at Fairhaven Village Green
Tenth St. and Mill Ave.

The Fairhaven Outdoor Cinema runs every Saturday night (except July 4), rain or shine, through August 29. Enjoy the grassy lawn in front of of the stage and screen for blanket seating, with limited bench and bring-your-own chair seating on the brick surrounding the lawn of the Fairhaven Village Green.

$5 entry:  Admission includes pre-movie seating, access to food and other vendors, live entertainment, prize giveaways and the film. Five and under is always free.

Enjoy pre-show entertainment during sunset, followed by the film at dusk. The remaining summer lineup includes:

Date           Entertainment                           Movie

Aug. 1:        Trivia                                           The Hunger Games: Mockingjay
Aug. 8:        Bellingham Dance Co.                Dirty Dancing
Aug. 15:      Polynesian Fusion Dancers       UP
Aug. 22:      Trivia                                           Guardians of the Galaxy
Aug. 29:      Amber Darland                            The Princess Bride

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Point Roberts Arts & Music Fest

08/01/2015 - 08/02/2015 - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm at Lighthouse Marine Park
811 Marine Drive

Local handmade arts and crafts, diverse musical and dance performances, a kid’s zone, food, a silent auction and raffle and much more will be part of the 20th annual Point Roberts Arts & Music Festival: Blast from the Past from 10am-6pm August 1st & 2nd in Point Roberts at Lighthouse Marine Park. Free!

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Family Fun Days at Joe Martin Field

08/02/2015 - 08/09/2015 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Joe Martin Field
1220 Civic Field Way

The Bellingham Bell’s Sunday home games just got even more exciting. Join Industrial CU’s Family Pass for tons of family fun – a bouncy house, face painting and more! The gates open at 2pm at Joe Martin Field and the ball game starts at 3:05pm. Watch for opportunities to win free tickets by following Family Pass on Facebook. Otherwise, regular admission applies.

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The Opportunity Council presents Golf FORE Good!

08/07/2015 - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm at Shuksan Golf Course
1500 E Axton Rd

Golf FORE! Good tournament, at Shuksan Golf Course, Friday, August 7, 2015
4-person scramble  9:00 am shotgun start

Join us for a fun tournament and a great cause: helping local kids.

Your day on the course helps children with developmental delays, physical disabilities and provides school readiness programs for disadvantaged students. Golfers win — and kids win.

Sign up today.

Sponsors and raffle donors sign up here!

Team Registration – Pay by Check/Phone

Team Registration – Pay Online

Single Golfer – $125  Foursome – $500
Single Golfer – $110  Foursome $440 with early bird discount for registrations received by June 30:

Your team registration covers green fees, golf cart, access to the driving range, putting contest, player gift, breakfast, hole-in-one contest, awards dinner, raffle prize ticket, drink cart ticket. Prizes awarded for top foursome scores, men and women; longest drives, closest to pin, men and women.

Schedule of Events:

7:30 am — Royal Valet check-in
  • Don’t miss an opportunity to buy string (mulligans) and buy raffle tickets for the major prizes*
  • Breakfast treats served by Kelly’s O’Deli
  • Driving Range will be open
8:30 am —Welcome, golf rules and information — golfers get in carts and head out on course
9:00 am —Shotgun Start

  • Have fun out on the course
  • Putting Contest, plus Longest Drive, Closest to Pin and Hole-in-One Contests.
  • Lunch provided on the turn
3:00 pm (approx)  Awards Banquet — team score announcements, prizes
Three ways to win:
  1. Team and individual awards will be announced when everyone has been served.
  2. Check your ticket at the raffle table to see if you won one of over 50 prizes. (All golfers receive one raffle ticket for a chance to win prizes from local restaurants, stores and more.)
  3. Buy additional “Big Raffle” tickets to win the major prizes

Directions to Shuksan Golf Course:

From I-5 Northbound:
Take exit #255. Turn right on Sunset, left onto Hannegan, right on Axton, and you’re there.

From north county, I-5 Southbound:

Take exit #262. Turn left on Axton, go eight (8) miles and you’re ready to tee off.

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Music at Maritime

08/07/2015 - 09/04/2015 - 11:30 am - 1:30 pm at Maritime Heritage Park
500 W. Holly Street

Levitt AMP Bellingham Music Series presents Music at Maritime five Fridays this summer from 11:30am-1:30pm at Maritime Heritage Park in Bellingham.

  • August 7
    “Swil Kanim” – Violinist and Storyteller
  • August 14
    “Wild Rabbit” – Folk Stomp Americana
  • August 21
    “West My Friend” – Indie Roots
  • August 28
    “Lobo del Mar” – Celtic, Flamenco, Bluegrass
  • September 4
    “Pearl Django” – Gypsy Jazz

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