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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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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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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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Art Walk in Bellingham

08/07/2015 - 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!.

15th Annual Miles for Memories Walk

08/08/2015 - 8:00 am - 12:00 pm at Fairhaven Village Green
Tenth St. and Mill Ave.

The 15th Annual Miles 4 Memories 5K Walk/Run will be on Saturday, August 8th at 8am.  The event will begin and end at the Village Green in Fairhaven.  Entrance fee is $20 per person or $65 per family.  After the run/walk, there will be FREE entertainment from the Clearbrook Dixieland Band, plus various exhibitor booths.  You can register at www.alzsociety.org.

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16th Annual Miles For Memories 5k Walk/Run

08/08/2015 - 8:00 am - 12:00 pm at Fairhaven Village Green
Tenth St. and Mill Ave.

The 16th Annual Miles for Memories 5k Walk/Run is Saturday, August 8 from 8:00am – 12:00pm at Fairhaven Village Green. This year’s theme is ‘Whatcom Stampede’, so show up dressed in your best Western gear!

Registration opens at 8am, festivities begin at 8:30, and the race gun will go off at 9am. Families, teams, and dogs are all welcome to participate to raise Alzheimer’s awareness in our community.

Online Registration:
Individual Registration
Family Registration (up to 4 registrants)
Team Regsitration (up to 10 registrants at a time)

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Futures NW Fundraiser

08/09/2015 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Boundary Bay Brewery
1107 Railroad Ave

Futures NW hosts its 2nd annual fund raiser to forward the college dreams of Whatcom and Skagit County youth from 1:00 – 4:00 pm on Sunday, August 9th at Boundary Bay Brewery. Enjoy an afternoon of live music and score some great stuff for a great cause with both silent and live auctions! $10 general admission, children 12 and under are free.

Futures NW is a regional 501c3 nonprofit organization focused on empowering low-income students with the support and information needed to graduate from high school and college with clear career goals.  Proceeds benefit 8th through 12 grade students of Whatcom and Skagit Counties, providing mentors, job shadowing, campus visits, and college information.

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Senior Day in the Park

08/12/2015 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at Hovander Homestead Park
5299 Nielsen Rd

Meals on Wheels and More’s 17th annual Senior Day in the Park is a day for Whatcom seniors and their loved ones to enjoy a delicious barbecue lunch with friends and learn about many local resources available to them. There will be live music, door prizes, bocce ball, and more! Suggested Donation: $5.00

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