Whatcom Events Calendar

This calendar is the place to find fun events happening throughout Whatcom County including Bellingham, Ferndale, Lynden and beyond.

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Oct
23
Tue
WWU Volleyball vs. Simon Fraser @ WECU Court at Carver Gym
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm
WWU Volleyball vs. Simon Fraser @ WECU Court at Carver Gym | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Cheer on WWU! General Admission: Adult – $10  | Western Student/Faculty/Staff/Senior 60+ – $5

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WWU Women’s Volleyball VS Simon Fraser @ Western Washington University - WECU Court at Carver Gym
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm
WWU Women's Volleyball VS Simon Fraser @ Western Washington University - WECU Court at Carver Gym | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Cheer on WWU!

Prices:

General Admission: Adult- $8

Western Student/Faculty/Staff/Senior 60+ – $5

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Oct
24
Wed
Harvest Happens at BelleWood Acres @ BelleWood Acres
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Daily and on weekends! Apples U-Pick/We Pick, Honeycrisp and more. Fresh Cider, Caramel Apples, Corn Maze/Duck Run, Farm Tours, Distillery Tastings, Country Café (Breakfast & Lunch).

Weekend Extras!!! Apple Bin Train Rides, Corn Cannons, Facepainting and Distillery Tours (register online).

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Family Make and Take @ WCLS Sumas Library
Oct 24 @ 3:30 pm
Family Make and Take @ WCLS Sumas Library | Sumas | Washington | United States

Create with paper crafts and more at our open creation space on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month. We provide supplies; you provide the creativity. Feel free to bring your own projects to work on, too. Open to all ages; children under 10 must have an adult present.

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Diversión Familiar/Family Fun @ WCLS Lynden Library
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Noche de cuentos, juegos, actividades y convivencia para toda la familia (Programa en Español). Cada miércoles. Night of stories, games, activities and conversation for the whole family (Program delivered in Spanish).

 

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Oct
25
Thu
Preschool Storytime @ Bellingham Public Library
Oct 25 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am

 

For ages 3 – 5 with an adult

Two session: 10:15 – 10:45 and 11:00 – 11:30 am

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Live Music in the Piano Lounge @ Jansen Art Center
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Live Music in the Piano Lounge  @ Jansen Art Center  | Lynden | Washington | United States

Join us every Thursday night for Live Music in the Piano Lounge from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Support local artists while enjoying something delicious from the Firehall Cafe’s new menu. Kulshan Brewing on tap along with a variety of wines and appetizers.

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WWU Men’s Soccer VS Northwest Nazarene @ Western Washington University - Harrington Field
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm
WWU Men's Soccer VS Northwest Nazarene @ Western Washington University - Harrington Field | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Cheer on WWU!

Prices:

General Admission: Adult- $8

Western Student/Faculty/Staff/Senior 60+ – $5

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WWU Men’s Soccer vs. Northwest Nazarene @ Harrington Field
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm
WWU Men’s Soccer vs. Northwest Nazarene @ Harrington Field | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Cheer on WWU! General Admission: Adult – $8  | Western Student/Faculty/Staff/Senior 60+ – $5

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Oct
26
Fri
Halloween Costume Jamboree @ WCLS North Fork Library
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Halloween Costume Jamboree @ WCLS North Fork Library | Maple Falls | Washington | United States

The Friends of the North Fork Community Library are pleased to invite you to their annual meeting and celebration, with a spooky twist. This year will feature live music, delicious food and a costume contest, followed by a short community update on library business. Everyone who comes in costume will get their name put into the prize drawing. Wear your dancing shoes for this evening of family fun!

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Haunted Fear Garden @ Boundary Bay Brewery
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Haunted Fear Garden @ Boundary Bay Brewery | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Summoning all who dare to the Annual Haunted Fear Garden at Boundary Bay! On October 26-27 and 31, the brewery warehouse and beer garden will be transformed into spooky scenes filled with ghosts, ghouls and surprises at every turn. This Halloween event will also feature live performances by the BAAY Haunted Dancers! All proceeds directly support BAAY’s mission to enrich the lives of children through exploration of the arts.

All ages from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
21 + from 9:00-11:00 p.m.
$5 per entry

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Haunted House at Boundary Bay @ Boundary Bay Brewery
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Come one, come all to the annual BAAY Haunted House event at the Boundary Bay Brewery fear garden! On October 26-27 and 31, the brewery warehouse and beer garden will be transformed into spooky scenes filled with ghosts, ghouls and surprises at every turn. This Halloween event will also feature live performances by the BAAY Haunted Dancers! These three nights of Halloween fun will be all ages from 6:00-9:00 p.m., and 21+ from 9:00-11:00 p.m. All proceeds directly support BAAY’s mission to enrich the lives of children through exploration of the arts.

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BRD Presents @ Firehouse Arts and Events Center
Oct 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
BRD Presents @ Firehouse Arts and Events Center | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Bellingham Repertory Dance (BRD) presents “Frequency,” an evening of contemporary dance on October 26-27 and November 2-3 at the Firehouse Arts and Events Center. “Frequency” represents the rate at which dance evolves over time through a diverse presentation of six choreographic works. Audience members will experience a range of movement qualities, environments and characters from businesswomen to the valkyrie warriors of Norse mythology. “Frequency” exhibits the expansive and explosive abilities of the human body, the precise musicality of intricate isolations and intriguing character pieces. Set in the intimate Firehouse Arts and Events Center, this show will captivate audiences of all ages. Tickets and more information at bhamrep.org.

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Oct
27
Sat
Harvest Happens at BelleWood Acres @ BelleWood Acres
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Daily and on weekends! Apples U-Pick/We Pick, Honeycrisp and more. Fresh Cider, Caramel Apples, Corn Maze/Duck Run, Farm Tours, Distillery Tastings, Country Café (Breakfast & Lunch).

Weekend Extras!!! Apple Bin Train Rides, Corn Cannons, Facepainting and Distillery Tours (register online).

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NSEA Community Work Party at Whatcom Creek @ Whatcom Falls Park
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
NSEA Community Work Party at Whatcom Creek @ Whatcom Falls Park | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Join NSEA and the City of Bellingham as we celebrate Arbor Day and Make a Difference Day at Whatcom Falls Park. We will improve salmon habitat by planting trees and removing illicit trails that cause erosion along Whatcom Creek. Parking is available at the main entrance accessed from Silver Beach Rd. off Lakeway Dr. Look for the blue NSEA tents!

We’ll bring the tools and gloves – all you have to do is wear sturdy shoes and weather-appropriate clothing. Pizza courtesy of Papa John’s and snacks provided by the Bagelry, Starbucks Coffee, and the Community Food Co-Op. Coffee provided thanks to NSEA’s official coffee sponsor, Tony’s Coffee. Bring your friends, family, and enthusiasm and we’ll see you at the creek! All ages are welcome. Any volunteers under 18 years old must bring a completed Liability Release Form (www.n-sea.org/work-parties).

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Pumpkin Patch on Rails at Lake Whatcom Railway @ Lake Whatcom Railway
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Pumpkin Patch on Rails at Lake Whatcom Railway @ Lake Whatcom Railway | Sedro-Woolley | Washington | United States

The Lake Whatcom Railway Pumpkin Patch on Rails returns for 2018. New this year – Family photos by Kyla Goff Photography are included with your ticket! Enjoy the beautiful fall colors of the forest as you are serenaded by the music of Ben the Banjo Player. We will be traveling in authentic Pullman passenger cars from Wickersham Station through the tunnel and on to Mirror Lake. Once we arrive, you will have the opportunity to ride an antique handcar prior to picking out a pumpkin to take home. After you pick out your pumpkin, sit back, relax and enjoy the short journey back to Wickersham. All ages are welcome to relive memories and create new ones on this nostalgic ride through history. You will be riding on train cars that have been in use for more than 100 years! Throughout your visit, you will see many pieces of railroad history, including our antique steam engine, number 1070.

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Whatcom Hills Waldorf School Open House @ Whatcom Hills Waldorf School
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Whatcom Hills Waldorf School Open House @ Whatcom Hills Waldorf School | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Are you interested to learn about different approaches to education? Come walk through our beautiful campus, visit our classrooms and talk to our teachers to know why Waldorf education has lasted for 100 years. In the words of Steiner, “The heart of the Waldorf method is the conviction that education is an art – it must speak to the child’s experience. To educate the whole child, the heart and will must be reached, as well as the mind,”

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Halloween at the Y @ Bellingham YMCA
Oct 27 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us for a FREE fun, family-friendly afternoon of Halloween activities. We will have rock climbing, a cupcake walk, a haunted house, carnival games, swimming and more!

2:00-5:00 p.m.
Bellingham YMCA
FREE for everyone!

All those over 16 years, must show Photo I.D. to enter the YMCA facility.

https://www.whatcomymca.org/halloween-ymca

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BRD presents: Frequency @ Firehouse Arts and Events Center
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
BRD presents: Frequency @ Firehouse Arts and Events Center | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Bellingham Repertory Dance (BRD) presents “Frequency,” an evening of contemporary dance on October 26-27 and November 2-3 at the Firehouse Arts and Events Center. “Frequency” represents the rate at which dance evolves over time through a diverse presentation of six choreographic works. Audience members will experience a range of movement qualities, environments and characters from businesswomen to the valkyrie warriors of Norse mythology. “Frequency” exhibits the expansive and explosive abilities of the human body, the precise musicality of intricate isolations and intriguing character pieces. Set in the intimate Firehouse Arts and Events Center, this show will captivate audiences of all ages. Tickets and more information at bhamrep.org.

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Haunted House at Boundary Bay @ Boundary Bay Brewery
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Come one, come all to the annual BAAY Haunted House event at the Boundary Bay Brewery fear garden! On October 26-27 and 31, the brewery warehouse and beer garden will be transformed into spooky scenes filled with ghosts, ghouls and surprises at every turn. This Halloween event will also feature live performances by the BAAY Haunted Dancers! These three nights of Halloween fun will be all ages from 6:00-9:00 p.m., and 21+ from 9:00-11:00 p.m. All proceeds directly support BAAY’s mission to enrich the lives of children through exploration of the arts.

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WWU Men’s Soccer VS Seattle Pacific @ Western Washington University - Harrington Field
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm
WWU Men's Soccer VS Seattle Pacific @ Western Washington University - Harrington Field | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Cheer on WWU!

Prices:

General Admission: Adult- $8

Western Student/Faculty/Staff/Senior 60+ – $5

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WWU Men’s Soccer vs. Seattle Pacific @ Harrington Field
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm
WWU Men’s Soccer vs. Seattle Pacific @ Harrington Field | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Cheer on WWU! General Admission: Adult – $8  | Western Student/Faculty/Staff/Senior 60+ – $5

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