Whatcom Museum events

04/15/2015 - 04/15/2016 - All Day at Whatcom Museum
121 Prospect Ave

Click here for a list of events at Whatcom Museum!


iDiOM Theater 2015 Spring Rep

04/23/2015 - 05/30/2015 - All Day at Idiom Theatre
1418 Cornwall Ave

REPERTORY, def: a type of theatrical presentation in which a company presents several works regularly or in alternate sequence in one season, sometimes with different/multiple shows playing the same night.

From April 23 to May 30, 2015, Bellingham’s favorite small theater will present its first annual SPRING REP, consisting of three separate productions played over six weekends, plus a one-night only 2015–2016 Season Unveiling Cocktail Party on May 1.

Stay tuned for cast announcements, artwork, full schedule, photographs, and more!

The shows:

THE GLASSES – Apr 23–May 15
Written by Ron Burch & directed by Daniel Ruiz
A big-hearted office farce about a magical pair of glasses that allow you to hear other people’s inner thoughts.

Written by Robin Johnson & directed by Bryce Hamilton
Two hilarious, witty one-act plays, presented together: BROKEN HOLMES is a comic Sherlock Holmes mystery, and IN A HANDBAG DARKLY is a sequel to THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, picking up directly where that play ends.

Join us for drinks, appetizers, live music, give-aways and more as we unveil and preview our 2015–2016 Season!

Audience selections from iDiOM’s BRASS MONKEY THEATER CLUB cold reading series, fully staged – six short plays about revenge, magic, prophecy, surprises, and angst.

Buy tickets here.


BirdFest on Orcas Island

04/30/2015 - 05/03/2015 - All Day at Orcas Island Historical Museum
181 N Beach Rd

The Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce hosts BirdFest, a celebration of birds! Nature tours, workshops, fine art exhibition and scientific symposium; all focusing on the health and wonder of birds and grassroots solutions. Orcas Island offers an unforgettable experience showcasing the natural splendor of the San Juan Islands.

Celebrate birds at BirdFest’s ‘All Things Birds and Beautiful Art Show and Sale.’ This juried fine art/ fine craft exhibit brings the best bird art together in a variety of media and style sure to please everyone. The art show runs April 22 – May 16, 2015 at the Orcas Island Historical Museum and live online at All Things Birds and Beautiful from April 22 – May 31, 2015.

Register today and secure your space at the various workshops, walks, and talks. The $20 registration fee helps to ensure the future success of BirdFest activities.

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04/30/2015 - 05/01/2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Bellingham High School
2020 Cornwall Ave

What-a-Sho!, Bellingham High School’s spring variety show, returns to the BHS stage for two evenings of performance. From song and dance to acting and slam poetry, and everything in between, this annual fundraiser always delights with an impressive showcase of student talent. Tickets are $8, general admission, all ages.


15th Annual Children’s Art Walk

05/01/2015 - 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Downtown Bellingham
1310 Commercial St.

A chance to stroll through downtown Bellingham and delight in the works of the younger art community! On Friday, May 1st from 6 – 9 pm, Whatcom County students will proudly display their works of art during the 15th annual Children’s Art Walk presented by Allied Arts of Whatcom County. The night includes a number of activities for kids and adults, music, and more to celebrate the arts in schools. In addition, Allied Arts Gallery will feature professional work by Allied Arts Teaching Artists in Whatcom County. Art will stay on display through May 31st in honor of the state wide Arts Education Month.

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Birchwood Garden Club Plant Sale

05/02/2015 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm at Bellingham Public Library
210 Central Avenue

Find many varieties of annuals, perennials, shrubs, vines, vegetable starts, ornamental grasses, herbs and much more at Birchwood Garden Club’s Plant Sale! Shop early for best selection. Proceeds benefit community projects, including gardens at the Bellingham Public Library and the Whatcom Museum.


Ferndale Band Boosters: Trinkets and Treasures Show

05/02/2015 - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm at Ferndale High School
5830 Golden Eagle Drive

The Ferndale High School Band Booster is hosting their annual Trinkets and Treasures Show at the Ferndale HS gym on May 2 from 9am to 3pm.  We are looking for vendors i.e. crafters, artists, businesses and non-profit org.  If you would like to be a vendor, please contact  If you know of anyone who would like to be a vendor, please let them know.  We would so appreciate it.  Thanks!!!


Trinkets and Treasures Flea Market & Craft Sale

05/02/2015 - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm at Ferndale High School Gym
5830 Golden Eagle Dr

The Trinkets and Treasures Flea Market & Craft Sale will feature a large garage sale, bake sale, flea market vendors, craft vendors and more. A fundraising event benefiting the FHS Marching Band & Color Guard’s uniform fund drive. The show is open to the public and admission is free!


Downtown Bellingham Wine Walk

05/08/2015 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm at Downtown Bellingham
1310 Commercial St.

The Downtown Bellingham Partnership presents the FIRST Downtown Bellingham Wine Walk on Friday, May 8th!  Visit your favorite participating retailers and sample the Pacific Northwest’s BEST wine!

Here’s a list of locations and wineries:
Betty Lou’s Downtown Emporium – Mt. Baker Winery
The Bureau of Historical Investigation – Samson Estates Winery
Garys’ Men’s & Women’s Wear – Masquerade Wine Co. / Willridge Winery
Greenhouse – Lost River / Naches Heights Vineyard – NHV
Ideal – La Chanterelle Winery
Kids Northwest – Piccola Cellars
Lulu – Glacier Peak Winery
Mi Shoes – Bunnell Family Cellar
Naked Clothing – Silver Bell Winery
Otion: The Soap Bar – Tulip Valley Vineyard
Spruce – Vin Du Lac Winery

Click here for more information.

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Night of the Living Dead

05/08/2015 - 05/16/2015 - 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm at McIntyre Hall
2501 East College Way

The Skagit Valley College Drama Department announces the Spring Quarter production, Night of the Living Dead directed by Drama Department chair, Damond Morris, in McIntyre Hall May 8th-16th.  Adapted for the stage from George Romero’s Classic Film, seven people are trapped in an isolated farmhouse, held hostage by flesh eating zombies. The play explores disaster and the sacrifices made in desperate situations. Due to scenes of graphic violence, this play is intended for mature audiences.

Showtimes: May 8, 9, 14, 15, 16 @ 7:30 pm; May 9, 16 @ 10 pm

Tickets: $15, Discount with SVC Student I.D.

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