Whatcom Events Calendar

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

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Mar
25
Mon
MIKEY AND NICKY (1976) @ Limelight Cinema
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm
MIKEY AND NICKY (1976) @ Limelight Cinema

MIKEY AND NICKY (1976)
Limelight Cinema
Monday, Mar 25, 2019 6:00 PM
The Distaff Side: Women Directors of the 70s. Supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.

Nickey (John Cassavetes) is a small-time Jewish gangster in trouble with the mob. He calls on his lifelong friend Mikey (Peter Falk) for help. During the night the two spend together, the power of their friendship is undermined by their mutual nastiness and pressing financial concerns. Directed by Elaine May.

“[May’s] genius for finding the squirmy humanity within toxic characters finds its purest and most heartbreaking expression in Mikey and Nicky, which filming began in 1973 but which wasn’t released till 1976, following all manner of ill will and out-and-out warfare between May and Paramount, the studio that financed the film. At one point, May even hid reels of her own footage so that Paramount could not wrest it from her and release the movie in a bastardized form.” Nathan Rabin for Criterion.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Mar
30
Sat
Bellingham Roller Betties Home Season Opener: F.L.A.S.H vs. The Aftershocks and Tough Love vs. The Cog Blockers @ Whatcom Community College Pavillion
Mar 30 all-day
Bellingham Roller Betties Home Season Opener:  F.L.A.S.H vs. The Aftershocks and Tough Love vs. The Cog Blockers @ Whatcom Community College Pavillion

The Bellingham Roller Betties (BRB) host their first home bout of the season at the Whatcom Community College Pavilion on Saturday, March 30 at 5:00 PM. Energy levels run high as home teams have been training in the off-season with new members on each team. Team F.L.A.S.H., last season’s champions, are welcoming the Aftershocks from Marysville, WA to their first friendly bout where they will build their team led by captains Princess Rainbow Sparkles and Tornado Ally. In the second bout of the evening, Tough Love, led by captains Bertha Beatdown and Kim Carnage, takes on the gritty hard-working Cog Blockers with captains Kissin’ Case Barlow and Go Go Gadget. All ages are welcome and tickets are available at the door or online. Doors open at 4:00 p.m. with the first whistle at 5:00 p.m.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email