This calendar is the place to find fun events happening throughout Whatcom County including Bellingham, Ferndale, Lynden and beyond.
The Whatcom Hills Waldorf School’s annual Holiday Faire is a wonder-full way for families to enjoy the spirit of the holidays with live music, magical lands, delicious food, local craft vendors and hands-on workshops. Crafting workshops feature natural materials and include rolling beeswax candles, wooden ornaments, felt projects and translucent paper stars to color your windows. Visit the Snow Queen in her castle, dig for crystals in Gnome Village, watch an enchanting puppet play or warm up with delicious homemade soup, baked goods and live music in the Wooden Spoon Cafe. Everyone welcome!
Prices of activities vary from $1 – $4.
Parking: Free parking is available at The Firs at 4605 Cable St. A free shuttle brings people to and from the school.
With an uncanny likeness and incredible voice, Jeffrey Elvis performs the original hits of Elvis Presley like no other. A finalist in the Elvis Tribute Artist competitions of both Las Vegas and San Antonio, Jeffrey presents his Blue Christmas tribute show, this year accompanied by Auburn, Washington vocalist Andrea Lynne. Be there as Jeffrey and Andrea deliver your favorite Christmas songs like “Silver Bells,” “O Holy Night” and “White Christmas.” And this year, Jeffrey introduces the young Amazing Levi on alto sax. Don’t miss this one time only opportunity to see and hear Jeffrey, Andrea, and the Amazing Levi, in their wonderful performance of the 2018 Jeffrey Elvis Blue Christmas tribute!
Bellingham New Year’s Eve Dance. 21+ ID required. Come celebrate diversity and love with BUF’s LGBTQ Interweave group
We’re going to have fun!
- Music spinning by DJ CHAR
- Large bamboo dance floor
- No host bar (beer/wine)
- Champagne/cider at midnight (complimentary)
All are welcome bring your friends, coworkers and family.
Volunteer opportunities available, in lieu of ticket price. Contact Cathy at Cathyc1808@gmail.com.
Don’t miss this regional treasure filling MBT’s stage with a huge, orchestral ensemble that includes brass, percussion and guest vocals by Patti King of Portland band the Shins. Formed twelve years ago with nine classically trained cellists, Portland Cello Project has a mission to bring cellos to new places, bring new music to cellos and bring to audiences all of the sonic ecstasy that happens in the process. Expect this alternative-classical group to perform an evening of powerful arrangements from unexpected artists, culminating in Radiohead pieces that wander from truly epic to breathtakingly intimate.
VoicePlay is an imaginative and original theatrical experience that takes the timeless sound of vocal music and turns it completely on its head. Great for all ages, this full-blown stage show combines humor, harmonies and “how did they do that?” into a powerfully fun musical experience. Don’t miss this barbershop act turned touring sensation.
Join in on a night of indisputable joy with this pint-filled, interactive party of a concert on its premier US tour! Set in a working pub, The Choir of Man combines live music, dance and percussion with the incredible talent of nine ordinary guys who perform everything from sing-along classics to classic rock. Will you be one of the audience members chosen to sit amongst the guys on stage? Come ready to drink in the music!
Kinky Boots is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy and Tony-winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind. With direction and choreography by two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell (Legally Blonde, Hairspray) and a book by Broadway legend and four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (La Cage Aux Folles), Kinky Boots is the winner of six Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Score and Best Choreography.