12/03/2015 - 12/29/2015 - 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Warm Beach Camp
20800 Marine Drive
The largest holiday festival in the Pacific Northwest! Visit Warm Beach Camp’s Lights of Christmas from 5-10pm Thursday through Sunday, December 3rd-6th in Stanwood. In addition to the more than one million lights, there will be activities for kids, live entertainment, music, dinner theater, holiday shopping and more! Tickets are $11-$16. The event continues Dec. 10-13, 17-23 and 26-29.
12/04/2015 - 12/06/2015 - All Day at Bellingham Cruise Terminal
355 Harris Ave
The Port of Bellingham’s annual Holiday Port Festival is December 4-6th at the Bellingham Cruise Terminal. Enjoy music by more than 35 local bands, orchestras, choirs and performance groups, visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus, art activities for kids, horse-and-wagon rides, gingerbread house viewings and much more! The Festival runs 12-8pm Friday, and 11am-5pm Saturday and Sunday. Entry and parking is free.
12/04/2015 - 12/06/2015 - All Day at Whatcom Humane Society
2172 Division Street
Friday, December 4 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturday, December 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sunday, December 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
With a $20.00 donation you will receive a 4×6 photo card and digital file sent to you via email.
Dogs must be on a leash and cats & other small animals in a secure carrier. No appointment necessary. Cash, check and credit cards accepted. All proceeds benefit the Whatcom Humane Society.
12/04/2015 - 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Downtown Bellingham
1300 Bay Street
The first Friday of every month, the Downtown Bellingham Partnership invites you to explore the diversity of art venues in downtown Bellingham. Talented artists, unique galleries, delicious restaurants await attendees of the monthly Art Walks in downtown Bellingham. Art Walk maps and lists of venues will be available at the participating venues!.
12/05/2015 - 8:00 am - 11:00 am at Lynden Community Center
410 Grover St
Have breakfast with Sinterklaas and Zwarte Piets on December 5th. Enjoy all you can eat pancake breakfast from 8:00 am- 11:00 a.m, and visit with Sinter when he arrives at 9:30 a.m.as he spreads traditional Dutch holiday cheer! Bring the whole family to visit Sinterklaas at the Lynden Community Center. Breakfast cost is $5/$3. Bring your camera! FREE to visit Sinter.
12/05/2015 - 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm at The Foundry
1515 N Forest St
Get ready to decorate for the holidays and create shimmering eye-catching ornaments using the art of metal tooling. Students will learn about this Mexican folk-inspired art, and artist Kath Piros will guide them in metal embossing techniques, piercing, color and making intricate designs on metal tooling foil. Each student will create 2 holiday images in metal, for use as Christmas ornaments, window hangings, or fancy gift tags. Use our customized templates or create your own designs. Use of all materials included. Cost: $12.50 for Foundry members, $15 for non-members
12/10/2015 - 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Bellingham Cruise Terminal
355 Harris Ave
The Holiday Book Festival is Thursday, December 10th on the second floor of the Bellingham Cruise Terminal from 12pm-8pm! 26 of the Pacific Northwest’s greatest authors and illustrators will be on hand to sign their books and art.
12/10/2015 - 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Mount Baker Theatre
104 N Commercial St
A holiday ballet performance for the entire family! Opus Performing Arts presents a concert in “Winter White” at the Mount Baker Theatre December 10th. Performed by Opus Performing Arts’ ballet students, “Winter White” combines scenes from classical ballets such as “Waltz of the Snowflakes” from the Nutcracker and variations from Giselle & La Bayadere. This 60 minute show is just the right length for kids and adults alike.
Tickets can be purchased in person at the MBT Ticket Office or by calling the ticket office at (360) 734-6080. $10 tickets can be purchased online on the MBT website.