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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Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Feb 21 – Mar 2 all-day
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
This year’s 19th Annual Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival brings many stories of inspirational activism. We show ordinary people who took action to right wrongs, to defend their communities from destructive outside forces, to challenge[...]
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Bellingham Technical College
Mar 1 all-day
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Bellingham Technical College
Kids Can Save the Planet-Everything Connects (USA/2018/35min) A visual kaleidoscope of how humans are harming the planet, but also the many ways we can live in balance with Earth. • Friday, March 1, 10:00 AM[...]
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Mar 1 all-day
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Transmilitary (USA/2018/93min) Around 15,500 transgender people serve in the U.S. military. The film chronicles four individuals who defend their country’s freedom while fighting for their own, and how they put careers and family livelihoods on[...]
MAKE.SHIFT MARCH ART WALK THAT’S SO METAL
MAKE.SHIFT MARCH ART WALK THAT’S SO METAL @ Make.Shift Art Space
Mar 1 all-day
MAKE.SHIFT MARCH ART WALK THAT’S SO METAL @ Make.Shift Art Space
For the month of March, Make.Shift Gallery invites you to experience our newest exhibit “That’s So Metal.” The gallery will feature a variety of exciting and unique metalwork from local metalworkers, welders and artists. Featured[...]
Home and Garden Show 11:00 am
Home and Garden Show @ The Northwest Washington Fair and Event Center
Mar 1 @ 11:00 am
Thinking of remodeling? Want to stay up on the latest trends? Your inspiration starts here! We’ve carefully curated an impressive list of Whatcom County’s absolute BEST contractors, businesses, designers, and more. Check out each booth[...]
IMAGINE: A Benefit for SPARK Museum 5:00 pm
IMAGINE: A Benefit for SPARK Museum @ SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention
Mar 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
IMAGINE: A Benefit for SPARK Museum @ SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention
“An Investment in Knowledge Pays the Best Interest” – Benjamin Franklin See how fun it can be to generate support for STEM programming right here in Bellingham at IMAGINE, a super-charged cocktail party and live[...]
Come & Drum! A Weekly Drumming Circle 5:55 pm
Come & Drum! A Weekly Drumming Circle @ Center for Mindful Use
Mar 1 @ 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[...]
Downtown Art Walk 6:00 pm
Downtown Art Walk @ Downtown Bellingham
Mar 1 @ 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.
VISIONS & VOICES: Forgotten Films From Cinema’s Women Directors 6:00 pm
VISIONS & VOICES: Forgotten Films From Cinema’s Women Directors @ Mount Baker Theatre
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
VISIONS & VOICES: Forgotten Films From Cinema's Women Directors @ Mount Baker Theatre
“VISIONS & VOICES: Forgotten Films From Cinema’s Women Directors,” samples films from “Pioneers: First Women Filmmakers,” a collection of historical films recently curated by Kino Lorber distribution company and the Library of Congress. The series[...]
Disney’s The Little Mermaid at Bellingham High School 7:00 pm
Disney’s The Little Mermaid at Bellingham High School @ Bellingham High School Performing Arts Center
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm
Disney's The Little Mermaid at Bellingham High School @ Bellingham High School Performing Arts Center
Bellingham High School students present Disney’s stage musical “The Little Mermaid.” Tickets available at the door – $8 for students and senior citizens, $10 for adults Friday and Saturday, March 1 and 2, 7 pm[...]
Open Sesame: The Story of Seeds 7:00 pm
Open Sesame: The Story of Seeds @ Van Zandt Community Hall
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Sesame: The Story of Seeds @ Van Zandt Community Hall
In partnership with Local Food Works!, the South Fork Valley Community Association is pleased to announce Friday Night Flicks at the Van Zandt Community Hall. “Open Sesame: The Story of Seeds.” What provides the fundamental beginning[...]
Shantala in Concert 2019 7:00 pm
Shantala in Concert 2019 @ Center for Spiritual Living
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm
Shantala’s concert in Bellingham for 2019 has been scheduled for Friday March 1. This year Benjy and Heather Wertheimer will appear with Sean Frenette and Steve Gorn. Please note: The venue has been changed to[...]
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Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Mar 2 all-day
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Land (SWI/2018/8min) The fears associated with human search for refuge. • Saturday, March 2, 2:15 PM (FCA) Co-presented with: Amnesty International. This film screening is free to attend, For more information about the Bellingham Human[...]
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Mar 2 all-day
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Redefining Prosperity (USA/2018/57min) A small Sierra mountain town whose legacy of mining and timber extraction included severe ecological degradation and human rights abuses comes together around the battle to save a beautiful pristine river. (Includes[...]
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Mar 2 all-day
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
The Sacred Place Where Life Begins (USA/2013/19min) Gwich’in women speak out for their sacred land in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, inspiring people around the world and in our own communities to recognize and oppose[...]
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Mar 2 all-day
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Singing Our Way to Freedom (USA/2017/87min) A vibrant, multilayered look at the life of Chicano musician, composer and community activist Ramon ‘Chunky’ Sanchez. In a life that encompassed the picket lines in California fields with[...]
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
Mar 2 all-day
Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival @ Fairhaven College Auditorium
The Unafraid (USA/2018/87min) Follows the personal lives of three DACA students in Georgia, a state that has banned them from attending top state universities and disqualified them from receiving in- state tuition at any other[...]
Free Ignite Your Body 28 Day Fitness Plan information session
Free Ignite Your Body 28 Day Fitness Plan information session @ Bellingham Training & Tennis Club
Mar 2 all-day
Free Ignite Your Body 28 Day Fitness Plan information session @ Bellingham Training & Tennis Club
If you’ve had trouble starting or keeping a good health and fitness routine, Ignite Your Body is the solution. This holistic program of fitness, coaching, nutrition, accountability and more will help you assess where you’re[...]
Seed Swap & Giveaway 10:00 am
Seed Swap & Giveaway @ Van Zandt Community Hall
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Seed Swap & Giveaway @ Van Zandt Community Hall
The South Fork Valley Community Association is pleased to announce its annual Seed Swap & Giveaway. Join Local Food Works! and the South Fork Valley Community Association for this fun, free, Foothills event. Seeds shared, questions[...]
The Bellingham Bike Swap 10:00 am
The Bellingham Bike Swap @ The Mountain Room at Boundary Bay
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am
The Bellingham Bike Swap @ The Mountain Room at Boundary Bay
It’s that time of year again to shop around for your new spring and summer wheels. Donate, sell, purchase, volunteer, and enjoy your way through this all-day event taking place at Boundary Bay Brewery on[...]
Bellingham Makerspace – Volunteer Orientation 11:00 am
Bellingham Makerspace – Volunteer Orientation @ Bellingham Makerspace
Mar 2 @ 11:00 am
Bellingham Makerspace – Volunteer Orientation @ Bellingham Makerspace
We’re looking for volunteers! Come to our month Volunteer Orientation every first Saturdays of the month at 11am. Bellingham Makerspace is a volunteer-run, non-profit creative workshop that provides access to tools, education, technology, professional development,[...]
Whatcom READS: Triple Nickles 11:00 am
Whatcom READS: Triple Nickles @ Bellingham Central Library
Mar 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Whatcom READS: Triple Nickles @ Bellingham Central Library
This first all-black paratrooper unit’s mission and service involving Washington state made quiet history and is all but forgotten. In a surprising and insightful presentation, Robert L. “Bob” Bartlett tells the tale of the “555,”[...]
WWU Softball vs. Montana State (DH) 12:00 pm
WWU Softball vs. Montana State (DH) @ Viking Field
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Come support WWU Softball as they take on MSUB in a doubleheader at Viking Field!
Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” at Bellingham High School 2:00 pm
Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” at Bellingham High School @ Bellingham High School Performing Arts Center
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm
Disney's "The Little Mermaid" at Bellingham High School @ Bellingham High School Performing Arts Center
Come see Bellingham High School Theater’s production of Disney’s “The Little Mermaid”! $8 students and seniors, $10 adults Tickets available at the door. Friday and Saturday, March 1 and 2- 7:00 pm Friday and Saturday,[...]
Whatcom READS: Triple Nickel 2:00 pm
Whatcom READS: Triple Nickel @ Ferndale Library
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Robert L. “Bob” Bartlett tells the tale of the “555,” the first all-black paratroopers who, despite racial challenges, served with distinction when cross-trained to become smokejumpers. Trained by U.S. Forest Service Rangers, the “555” jumped[...]
Cocktails with Colin Carr 4:00 pm
Cocktails with Colin Carr @ Galloway's Cocktail Bar
Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm
Cocktails with Colin Carr @ Galloway's Cocktail Bar
Join us on Saturday, March 2nd for a fundraising Cocktail Party with cellist Colin Carr to benefit the Symphony. Savor tasty small bites and cocktails (or ‘mocktails’), and enjoy musical performances by our string quartet[...]
Ben Franklin Live at the SPARK Museum 6:30 pm
Ben Franklin Live at the SPARK Museum @ SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention
Mar 2 @ 6:30 pm
Ben Franklin Live at the SPARK Museum @ SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention
The SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention proudly presents “Ben Franklin LIVE,” an intimate visit with the Father of Electricity as portrayed by internationally acclaimed actor and Franklin scholar, Christopher Lowell, featuring ONLY one performance: Saturday,[...]
Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” at Bellingham High School 7:00 pm
Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” at Bellingham High School @ Bellingham High School Performing Arts Center
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm
Disney's "The Little Mermaid" at Bellingham High School @ Bellingham High School Performing Arts Center
Come see Bellingham High School Theater’s production of Disney’s “The Little Mermaid”! $8 students and seniors, $10 adults Tickets available at the door. Friday and Saturday, March 1 and 2- 7:00 pm Friday and Saturday,[...]
WWU Men’s Basketball vs. Concordia 7:00 pm
WWU Men’s Basketball vs. Concordia @ WECU Court at Carver Gym
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Come support WWU Men’s Basketball as they take on Concordia on March 2 at Carver Gym.
The McHughs Bellingham CD Release Concert 8:00 pm
The McHughs Bellingham CD Release Concert @ Firehouse Arts and Events Center
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm
The McHughs Bellingham CD Release Concert @ Firehouse Arts and Events Center
The McHughs are a family band that play inspired, personal folk-rock classics and originals with a flourish of harmony and strings. The title cut of their debut release, A DAY WILL COME is a timeless[...]
BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA (1986) 10:00 pm
BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA (1986) @ Limelight Cinema
Mar 2 @ 10:00 pm
BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA (1986) @ Limelight Cinema
Limelight Cinema Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 10:00 PM Third Eye Cinema is a monthly series at the Limelight programmed by Pickford staff and sponsored by Film is Truth. Tickets are only $5! Programmed by Kevin[...]
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Bellingham Roller Betties Celebrate Collaboration with Boundary Bay Brewery
Bellingham Roller Betties Celebrate Collaboration with Boundary Bay Brewery @ Boundary Bay Brewery Mountain Room
Mar 3 all-day
Bellingham Roller Betties Celebrate Collaboration with Boundary Bay Brewery @ Boundary Bay Brewery Mountain Room
Everyone is invited to join the Bellingham Roller Betties in the Mountain Room at the Boundary Bay Brewery on Sunday, March 3 from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM for the Collaboration Celebration – a party[...]
Contemporary Dance Class 12:00 pm
Contemporary Dance Class @ Firehouse Arts & Events Center
Mar 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Contemporary Dance Class @ Firehouse Arts & Events Center
Come dance every Sunday from 12-1:30 PM at the Firehouse Arts and Events Center! These intermediate-level classes assume some background in modern, ballet, contemporary, or jazz however all are welcome. A structured and accessible warm-up[...]
WWU Softball vs. Montana State (DH) 12:00 pm
WWU Softball vs. Montana State (DH) @ Viking Field
Mar 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Come support WWU Softball as they take on MSUB in a doubleheader at Viking Field!
Roeder Home Tours 1:00 pm
Roeder Home Tours @ The Roeder Home
Mar 3 @ 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[...]
Mt. Vernon Improv Series 2:00 pm
Mt. Vernon Improv Series @ Mt. Vernon Senior Center
Mar 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come join us for a monthly workshop. An afternoon 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! Adults[...]
Whatcom Symphony Presents Humor in Music 3:00 pm
Whatcom Symphony Presents Humor in Music @ Mount Baker Theatre
Mar 3 @ 3:00 pm
Whatcom Symphony Presents Humor in Music @ Mount Baker Theatre
Bach – Cello Suite Haydn – Cello Concerto in C Shostakovich – Symphony No. 9 Feat. cellist Colin Carr Join us for an evening of humor and harmony! Award-winning cellist Colin Carr joins us for[...]
Intro to Navigation 5:30 pm
Intro to Navigation @ REI Community Room
Mar 3 @ 5:30 pm
Intro to Navigation @ REI Community Room
Whether you are in a keelboat and need to make sure you have enough water underneath your boat or in a kayak doing a channel crossing, learning how to navigate is essential. In this two-part[...]
Depot Comedy Club: March Edition 7:00 pm
Depot Comedy Club: March Edition @ Aslan Depot
Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Depot Comedy Club: March Edition @ Aslan Depot
This is the first installation of a monthly professional comedy show at the Aslan Depot. We’ve got world class comedians dropping by to entertain you for just $10! Our March show is especially exciting because[...]
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Lynden “Daddy/Mommy and Me” Therapeutic Dance/Movement Group 10:30 am
Lynden “Daddy/Mommy and Me” Therapeutic Dance/Movement Group @ The Barre Pointe
Mar 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Lynden "Daddy/Mommy and Me" Therapeutic Dance/Movement Group @ The Barre Pointe
Arise Well Counseling Services, L.L.C. will be at the Barre Pointe studio conducting dance and movement classes geared toward children who may have difficulty communicating or expressing their feelings. This is a therapeutic form of[...]
Indoor Wheelchair GangBall 3:30 pm
Indoor Wheelchair GangBall @ Indoor Wheelchair GangBall
Mar 4 @ 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
Mar 4 @ 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
Mar 4 @ 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,[...]
Contemporary Dance Class 6:00 pm
Contemporary Dance Class @ Firehouse Arts & Events Center
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Contemporary Dance Class @ Firehouse Arts & Events Center
Come dance every Monday from 6-7:30 PM at the Firehouse Arts and Events Center! These intermediate-level classes assume some background in modern, ballet, contemporary, or jazz however all are welcome. A structured and accessible warm-up[...]
GIRLFRIENDS (1978) 6:00 pm
GIRLFRIENDS (1978) @ Limelight Theatre
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm
GIRLFRIENDS (1978) @ Limelight Theatre
A photographer is stuck with small-change shooting jobs and dreams of success. When her roommate decides to get married and leave, she has to learn how to deal with living alone. Directed by Claudia Weill.[...]
The Mystical Poetry of Rumi 6:00 pm
The Mystical Poetry of Rumi @ Village Green Community Center - Kingston
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm
An introduction to Sufism, the mystical branch of Islam, followed by an exploration of the life and poetry of the great Sufi mystic and poet Mawlana Jalal ad-Din Rumi. The course explores the themes, subject[...]