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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Preschool story time at Launching Success 10:30 am
Preschool story time at Launching Success @ Launching Success
Jan 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Join us on Tuesday mornings at Launching Success for Preschool story time. We start at 10:30 a.m. with a few stories and then a simple fun craft.
Preschool Story time at Launching Success 10:30 am
Preschool Story time at Launching Success @ Launching Success
Jan 1 @ 10:30 am
Join us each week at Launching Success for our Preschool story time. We meet at 10:30 a.m. for some playtime and then we read a few stories together and do a fun craft. Story time[...]
Soul Night at The Green Frog 9:30 pm
Soul Night at The Green Frog @ The Green Frog
Jan 1 @ 9:30 pm
Every Tuesday night The Green Frog transforms into the best area for dancing and DJing in town. Imagine: a retro throwback to the SOUL TRAIN era! So grab your friends and bring them down to[...]
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Wednesday Lunchtime Music 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunchtime Music @ Jansen Art Center
Jan 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Wednesday Lunchtime Music  @ Jansen Art Center | Lynden | Washington | United States
Join us every Wednesday for Lunchtime Music in the Piano Lounge. Support local artists while enjoying a delicious lunch from the Firehall Cafe’s new menu.
Wednesday Lunchtime Music at the Jansen Art Center 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunchtime Music at the Jansen Art Center @ Jansen Art Center
Jan 2 @ 12:00 pm
Every Wednesday, the Jansen Art Center invites you to join us for a free live music performance in our Piano Lounge. Each week we welcome a different talented local pianist, guitarist or small ensemble. This[...]
Young Artist’s Club 3:00 pm
Young Artist’s Club @ WCLS Ferndale Library
Jan 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Young Artist's Club @ WCLS Ferndale Library | Ferndale | Washington | United States
Do you love to draw? Do you love creating new artwork? Join us for an awesome art club where you can meet new friends, work on your art style and just be yourself! Art supplies[...]
Everyday Yoga 5:55 pm
Everyday Yoga @ Center for Mindful Use
Jan 2 @ 5:55 pm
All-levels yoga postures and teachings for the everyday person. Join us every Wednesday at 5:55 p.m. in the Forum de Freedom to learn the practice of yoga in simple language. Yoga is a practice that[...]
Learn to Think on Your Feet 7:00 pm
Learn to Think on Your Feet @ Improv Playworks
Jan 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Learn to Think on Your Feet @ Improv Playworks | Bellingham | Washington | United States
Come join us for a FREE workshop. An evening of play, creativity, storytelling and fun! We will do a selection of games and exercises from improvisational theater. All levels welcome, absolutely no experience necessary!
Love and Rockets Karaoke with Esme 9:00 pm
Love and Rockets Karaoke with Esme @ Boscoe's
Jan 2 @ 9:00 pm
Karaoke every Wednesday with Esme.
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Express Employment Professionals – After Hour Hiring Event! 7:00 am
Express Employment Professionals – After Hour Hiring Event! @ Express Employment Professionals - Bellingham
Jan 3 @ 7:00 am – 6:30 pm
Express Employment Professionals - After Hour Hiring Event! @ Express Employment Professionals - Bellingham
Start the new year off right by coming in to Express for a new career opportunity! We know that it is hard to look for a better job while you are working full time! We[...]
PreK Combo Dance Class 3:00 pm
PreK Combo Dance Class @ ABCDance
Jan 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
PreK Combo Dance Class @ ABCDance | Bellingham | Washington | United States
PreK Combo Class is a weekly class for students age 3-4. Class is designed to give your young dancer a head start in the discipline of dance. PreK Combo class is split in to two[...]
Village Books Writes: Poetry Writing Group 5:30 pm
Village Books Writes: Poetry Writing Group @ Village Books
Jan 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Are you a writer in search of a writing group? Village Books is hosting a poetry writing group on the mezzanine level of the store near the poetry section and Book Fare Café. Come meet[...]
Live Music in the Piano Lounge 6:00 pm
Live Music in the Piano Lounge @ Jansen Art Center
Jan 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 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 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Support local artists while enjoying something delicious from the Firehall Cafe’s new menu. Kulshan Brewing on tap[...]
Stand Up Comedy 7:00 pm
Stand Up Comedy @ The Upfront Theatre
Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Stand Up Comedy @ The Upfront Theatre | Bellingham | Washington | United States
7 comedians 7 minute sets 7 dollars online Hosted by Nathan Romano
Stand Up Comedy 7:00 pm
Stand Up Comedy @ The Upfront Theatre
Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Stand Up Comedy @ The Upfront Theatre | Bellingham | Washington | United States
7 comedians 7 minute sets 7 dollars online Hosted by Nathan Romano
WWU Men’s Basketball vs. Seattle Pacific University 7:00 pm
WWU Men’s Basketball vs. Seattle Pacific University @ WECU Court at Carver Gym
Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Come support WWU Men’s Basketball as they take on SPU at Carver Gym!
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Come & Drum! A Weekly Drumming Circle 5:55 pm
Come & Drum! A Weekly Drumming Circle @ Center for Mindful Use
Jan 4 @ 5:55 pm
Come & Drum! A Weekly Drumming Circle @ Center for Mindful Use | Bellingham | Massachusetts | United States
Every Friday, we gather in the Forum de Freedom at CMU at 5:55 p.m. for some good ole’ community time and a two-hour Drum Circle. Some drums will be provided, but if you have your[...]
“RISING” Extended 6:00 pm
“RISING” Extended @ Fourth Corner Frames & Gallery
Jan 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
"RISING" Extended @ Fourth Corner Frames & Gallery
Thirteen women, One purpose. Their works range from the traditional to the avant-garde, from fiber to clay and all mediums in between. Like the oceans, these women are “Rising”. This exhibition has been extended through[...]
Downtown Art Walk 6:00 pm
Downtown Art Walk @ Downtown Bellingham
Jan 4 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Downtown Art Walk @ Downtown Bellingham
Art Walk exhibits the high quality of artists and remarkable variety of venues present in downtown Bellingham on the First Friday of every month.
Make.Shift Jan. 2019 Art Walk: Warp & Woof: A Fiber Arts Extravaganza! 6:00 pm
Make.Shift Jan. 2019 Art Walk: Warp & Woof: A Fiber Arts Extravaganza! @ Make.Shift Art Space
Jan 4 @ 6:00 pm
Make.Shift Jan. 2019 Art Walk: Warp & Woof: A Fiber Arts Extravaganza! @ Make.Shift Art Space
Make.Shift Gallery is excited to ring in the new year with “Warp & Woof: A Fiber Arts Extravaganza!” We invited the public to submit artworks created from any and all fiber-based mediums. Taking its name[...]
How Sweet the Sound 7:30 pm
How Sweet the Sound @ Sylvia Center for the Arts
Jan 4 @ 7:30 pm
How Sweet the Sound @ Sylvia Center for the Arts
Bellingham TheatreWorks presents the world premiere of this dark, magical drama written by WWU graduate Eryn Elyse McVay, directed by Mark Kuntz. Three girls live in a strange but orderly home, cared for by two[...]
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Express Employment Professionals Saturday Hiring Event! 11:00 am
Express Employment Professionals Saturday Hiring Event! @ Express Employment Professionals - Bellingham
Jan 5 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Express Employment Professionals Saturday Hiring Event! @ Express Employment Professionals - Bellingham
Start the new year off right by coming into Express for a new career opportunity! We know that it is hard to look for a better job while you are working full time! We are[...]
WWU Men’s Basketball vs. Saint Martin’s University 7:00 pm
WWU Men’s Basketball vs. Saint Martin’s University @ WECU Court at Carver Gym
Jan 5 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Come support WWU Men’s Basketball as they take on SMU at Carver Gym!
How Sweet the Sound 7:30 pm
How Sweet the Sound @ Sylvia Center for the Arts
Jan 5 @ 7:30 pm
How Sweet the Sound @ Sylvia Center for the Arts
Bellingham TheatreWorks presents the world premiere of this dark, magical drama written by WWU graduate Eryn Elyse McVay, directed by Mark Kuntz. Three girls live in a strange but orderly home, cared for by two[...]
The Breaks hosted by Mostafa 9:00 pm
The Breaks hosted by Mostafa @ Boscoe's
Jan 5 @ 9:00 pm
Open Cypher hosted by Mostafa—A celebration of hip hop culture
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Roeder Home Tours 1:00 pm
Roeder Home Tours @ The Roeder Home
Jan 6 @ 1:00 pm
Roeder Home Tours @ The Roeder Home | Bellingham | Washington | United States
Sunday, September 30 is the first day of tours at the Roeder Home for the season! The Roeder Home will be open for guided tours from September 30 to April 14. Tours are on Sundays[...]
Restorative Yin Yoga 6:00 pm
Restorative Yin Yoga @ The Metta Center
Jan 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Enjoy a slow paced, meditative yoga class focusing on held postures. Works deeply into the whole body targeting connective tissues, joints and bones. Yin Yoga helps cultivate and restore range of motion, revitalize tissue in[...]
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Indoor Wheelchair GangBall 3:30 pm
Indoor Wheelchair GangBall @ Indoor Wheelchair GangBall
Jan 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Indoor Wheelchair GangBall @ Indoor Wheelchair GangBall | Bellingham | Washington | United States
Indoor Wheelchair GangBall at Bloedel Donovan Park September – May, Mondays, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Sport Wheelchairs are provided. Non-handicapped are welcome to play too. Please call or text if planning to be there or have any[...]
Teen Swing 5:30 pm
Teen Swing @ ABCDance
Jan 7 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Teen Swing @ ABCDance | Bellingham | Washington | United States
Swing class focuses on East Coast Swing, Charleston, Lindy Hop, and the solo jazz roots of the early swing era. We’ll be learning vintage line dances and their solo jazz steps along with the fundamentals[...]
Monday Meditation 5:55 pm
Monday Meditation @ Center for Mindful Use
Jan 7 @ 5:55 pm
Monday Meditation @ Center for Mindful Use | Bellingham | Washington | United States
Whether you are new to meditation or a veteran “sitter,” please join us every Monday evening in Bellingham’s Forum de Freedom as the CMU community gathers to practice stillness. Meditation unites mind, body and spirt,[...]
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Preschool story time at Launching Success 10:30 am
Preschool story time at Launching Success @ Launching Success
Jan 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Join us on Tuesday mornings at Launching Success for Preschool story time. We start at 10:30 a.m. with a few stories and then a simple fun craft.
Preschool Story time at Launching Success 10:30 am
Preschool Story time at Launching Success @ Launching Success
Jan 8 @ 10:30 am
Join us each week at Launching Success for our Preschool story time. We meet at 10:30 a.m. for some playtime and then we read a few stories together and do a fun craft. Story time[...]
Soul Night at The Green Frog 9:30 pm
Soul Night at The Green Frog @ The Green Frog
Jan 8 @ 9:30 pm
Every Tuesday night The Green Frog transforms into the best area for dancing and DJing in town. Imagine: a retro throwback to the SOUL TRAIN era! So grab your friends and bring them down to[...]
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Wednesday Lunchtime Music 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunchtime Music @ Jansen Art Center
Jan 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Wednesday Lunchtime Music  @ Jansen Art Center | Lynden | Washington | United States
Join us every Wednesday for Lunchtime Music in the Piano Lounge. Support local artists while enjoying a delicious lunch from the Firehall Cafe’s new menu.
Wednesday Lunchtime Music at the Jansen Art Center 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunchtime Music at the Jansen Art Center @ Jansen Art Center
Jan 9 @ 12:00 pm
Every Wednesday, the Jansen Art Center invites you to join us for a free live music performance in our Piano Lounge. Each week we welcome a different talented local pianist, guitarist or small ensemble. This[...]
Young Artist’s Club 3:00 pm
Young Artist’s Club @ WCLS Ferndale Library
Jan 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Young Artist's Club @ WCLS Ferndale Library | Ferndale | Washington | United States
Do you love to draw? Do you love creating new artwork? Join us for an awesome art club where you can meet new friends, work on your art style and just be yourself! Art supplies[...]
Everyday Yoga 5:55 pm
Everyday Yoga @ Center for Mindful Use
Jan 9 @ 5:55 pm
All-levels yoga postures and teachings for the everyday person. Join us every Wednesday at 5:55 p.m. in the Forum de Freedom to learn the practice of yoga in simple language. Yoga is a practice that[...]
Learn to Think on Your Feet 7:00 pm
Learn to Think on Your Feet @ Improv Playworks
Jan 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Learn to Think on Your Feet @ Improv Playworks | Bellingham | Washington | United States
Come join us for a FREE workshop. An evening of play, creativity, storytelling and fun! We will do a selection of games and exercises from improvisational theater. All levels welcome, absolutely no experience necessary!
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PreK Combo Dance Class 3:00 pm
PreK Combo Dance Class @ ABCDance
Jan 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
PreK Combo Dance Class @ ABCDance | Bellingham | Washington | United States
PreK Combo Class is a weekly class for students age 3-4. Class is designed to give your young dancer a head start in the discipline of dance. PreK Combo class is split in to two[...]
Live Music in the Piano Lounge 6:00 pm
Live Music in the Piano Lounge @ Jansen Art Center
Jan 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 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 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Support local artists while enjoying something delicious from the Firehall Cafe’s new menu. Kulshan Brewing on tap[...]
WWU Women’s Basketball vs. Concordia 7:00 pm
WWU Women’s Basketball vs. Concordia @ WECU Court at Carver Gym
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Come support WWU Women’s basketball as they take on Concordia at Carver Gym!
Bellingham Idol 9:00 pm
Bellingham Idol @ Rumors Cabaret
Jan 10 @ 9:00 pm
Bellingham Idol @ Rumors Cabaret
Bellingham Idol rides again! Starting again January 10, we’ll take 20 auditioners and whittle them down to one winner over five weeks. Winner gets $250 cash prize and a golden ticket to the quarterfinals of[...]
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January WeSNiP Fundraiser 10:00 am
January WeSNiP Fundraiser @ Cordata Place
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
January WeSNiP Fundraiser @ Cordata Place
Next WeSNiP ReSale Weekend? January 11, 12 and 13! Cheers to 2019! The January WeSNiP ReSale is ready to welcome the new year with our featured eclectic collection of fine china and chunky locally-crafted cups,[...]
Student Show Opening 5:00 pm
Student Show Opening @ Cooper Lanza Gallery
Jan 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Student Show Opening @ Cooper Lanza Gallery
Come see the finest work created during our weekend figure painting and drawing groups, including nudes and portraits. Meet the artists while perusing their work.
Come & Drum! A Weekly Drumming Circle 5:55 pm
Come & Drum! A Weekly Drumming Circle @ Center for Mindful Use
Jan 11 @ 5:55 pm
Come & Drum! A Weekly Drumming Circle @ Center for Mindful Use | Bellingham | Massachusetts | United States
Every Friday, we gather in the Forum de Freedom at CMU at 5:55 p.m. for some good ole’ community time and a two-hour Drum Circle. Some drums will be provided, but if you have your[...]
BAAY Presents: Urinetown 7:00 pm
BAAY Presents: Urinetown @ Bellingham Arts Academy for Youth
Jan 11 @ 7:00 pm
BAAY Presents: Urinetown @ Bellingham Arts Academy for Youth
Bellingham Arts Academy for Youth presents the bold musical comedy, Urinetown, performed by senior students ages 13-16 this January. Premiering in 2001 at the New York International Fringe Festival, Urinetown played on Broadway and went[...]
The Narrative Project Presents True Stories: An Anthology 7:00 pm
The Narrative Project Presents True Stories: An Anthology @ Ravenna Third Place Books
Jan 11 @ 7:00 pm
The Narrative Project is proud to announce the release of our first anthology. 100% of the 25 authors who worked for nine months to complete their books have published stand-alone excerpts and are excited to[...]
How Sweet the Sound 7:30 pm
How Sweet the Sound @ Sylvia Center for the Arts
Jan 11 @ 7:30 pm
How Sweet the Sound @ Sylvia Center for the Arts
Bellingham TheatreWorks presents the world premiere of this dark, magical drama written by WWU graduate Eryn Elyse McVay, directed by Mark Kuntz. Three girls live in a strange but orderly home, cared for by two[...]
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Computer Science Club: Winter 10:00 am
Computer Science Club: Winter @ Western Washington University
Jan 12 @ 10:00 am
Computer Science Club: Winter @ Western Washington University
Discover the FUN-damentals of technology in a creative, student-driven and social club environment. Students will develop digital literacy skills and experience being on a college campus as they explore hands-on learning in specialized computer labs[...]
January WeSNiP Fundraiser 10:00 am
January WeSNiP Fundraiser @ Cordata Place
Jan 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
January WeSNiP Fundraiser @ Cordata Place
Next WeSNiP ReSale Weekend? January 11, 12 and 13! Cheers to 2019! The January WeSNiP ReSale is ready to welcome the new year with our featured eclectic collection of fine china and chunky locally-crafted cups,[...]
The Attack on Title IX 10:00 am
The Attack on Title IX @ YWCA
Jan 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) presents a panel discussion on challenges to Title IX for its January meeting on Saturday, January 12 at the YWCA Bellingham. The Department of Education under Secretary Betsy[...]
Focus on Health: Wellness Day at the Co-op’s Downtown Store 1:00 pm
Focus on Health: Wellness Day at the Co-op’s Downtown Store @ Community Food Co-op Downtown Store
Jan 12 @ 1:00 pm
Focus on Health: Wellness Day at the Co-op’s Downtown Store Free, everyone welcome The Co-op wishes you a happy and healthy New Year, and to give you a head start on your best health we[...]
BAAY Presents: Urinetown 2:00 pm
BAAY Presents: Urinetown @ Bellingham Arts Academy for Youth
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm
BAAY Presents: Urinetown @ Bellingham Arts Academy for Youth
Bellingham Arts Academy for Youth presents the bold musical comedy, Urinetown, performed by senior students ages 13-16 this January. Premiering in 2001 at the New York International Fringe Festival, Urinetown played on Broadway and went[...]
Cycle Moles Performance Training Camp 6:45 pm
Cycle Moles Performance Training Camp @ Bellingham Training & Tennis Club
Jan 12 @ 6:45 pm
With