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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Indoor Wheelchair GangBall @ Indoor Wheelchair GangBall
May 27 @ 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 questions.
Jeff: 360-303-2130 RSVP

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Community Pride Picnic @ Squalicum Creek Park Shelter
Jun 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us for a day of fun in the sun! All ages welcome. PFLAG will provide sandwiches, chips, fruit, and drinks. If you have a favorite picnic food or game, bring it along to share. Please got to www.facebook.com/whatcompflag/ and click the “Going” button to RSVP so we make sure to have enough food for everyone. We hope to see you there

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Whatcom Youth Pride Parade and Festival @ Bellingham High School
Jun 9 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm

Whatcom County’s first Youth PRIDE Parade and Festival is an opportunity for LGBTQ+ youth and allies to walk together through a short parade route while the community stands along the sidelines cheering them on! The parade culminates in a festival at Bellingham High School where there will be tables for community organizations to share their resources, a stage for youth to perform, festival games for the young ones, and food trucks for lunch!

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Rubies – 40th Anniversary Production @ Mount Baker Theatre
Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm
Rubies - 40th Anniversary Production @ Mount Baker Theatre

The Dance Studio celebrates its 40th Anniversary of teaching a lifelong love of dance in Bellingham with Rubies! Tiny tots, tweens, teens and the life experienced will perform to songs from each previous production by The Dance Studio from 1979 to today. This creative spectacle of dance featuring tap, jazz, ballet, contemporary, lyrical, hip hop musical theater and adagio brings to life your favorite songs stretching over the last four decades. Spend an evening getting caught up in music from your youth to your guilty pleasures of today with entertaining pieces for every generation. The dancers bring energy, vibrancy and beauty to the original and inspired choreography by The Dance Studio instructors. Enjoy a kid friendly and always entertaining family night out at the theater with “Rubies”!

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Dragtopia & All-Ages Variety Show! @ Sylvia Center for the Arts
Jul 10 all-day
Dragtopia & All-Ages Variety Show! @ Sylvia Center for the Arts

Sylvia Center’s Dragtopia All-Ages Variety Show & Pride Art Show!
Do you have a performance you want to do at this show?
Submissions Due Thursday, May 30, 2019 by 5pm

We’re happy to announce that this will be our first Pride event for the Sylvia Center! This is our first Sylvia Center Dragtopia & Variety Show for All Ages! The Juried Art Show will feature artists that focus on the inclusion, awareness, support, and acceptance of the LGBTTQQIAAP & Queer community, and can include any of the following with this theme in mind – pride, family, equality, transformation, community, & love. The opening night of the art show will be held during the Bellingham Downtown Art Walk on July 5th, 6-9pm. There’s also the Dragtopia & Variety Show for All Ages – performance on Wednesday, July 10th, 7:30pm with auditions in May, TBD.

This show also promotes art organizations and facilities that incorporate inclusion and community for all genders, race, creed, religion, race, and backgrounds, in their facilities and programs. This will be the first Sylvia Pride event and will provide an entertaining array of events, such as Dragtopia & Variety Show for all ages on Wednesday, July 10th, raising funds for the Queer Youth Project with Northwest Youth Services, as well as hosting a strong program of educational workshops, speakers, panel discussions, and exhibit.

We invite Exhibiting artists, Performers, Presenters & Class Instructors with a passion for art created with the Queer & Pride theme to become a part of the first Pride event for Sylvia Center for the Arts. Attendees are inspired to take home innovative ideas that recognize the value of an all-inclusive group who support the Queer community.

To participate, email Sylviaprideshow@gmail.com , and fill out the application that’s sent to you for the Juried Art Show, and/or Presenters, Performers for the Dragtopia Variety Show for all ages. Applications are due on Thursday, May 30th, 2019 by 5pm. For more information contact: Pride Art Show Coordinators at Sylviaprideshow@gmail.com.

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