04/15/2015 - 04/15/2016 - All Day at Whatcom Museum
121 Prospect Ave
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 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.
BROKEN HOLMES and IN A HANDBAG DARKLY – Apr 30–May 23
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.
SEASON UNVEILING COCKTAIL PARTY – May 1
Join us for drinks, appetizers, live music, give-aways and more as we unveil and preview our 2015–2016 Season!
BEST OF BRASS MONKEY – May 7–May 30
Audience selections from iDiOM’s BRASS MONKEY THEATER CLUB cold reading series, fully staged – six short plays about revenge, magic, prophecy, surprises, and angst.
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.
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.
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.
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.
05/02/2015 - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm at Ferndale High School
5830 Golden Eagle Drive
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!
05/08/2015 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm at Downtown Bellingham
1310 Commercial St.
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
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.