Support Assistance League of Bellingham, WWN member and local philanthropic superstar, as they join downtown merchants in the annual Downtown Bellingham Sidewalk Sale. Assistance League is an all-volunteer non-profit, which means every penny you spend on their incredible Sidewalk Sale deals go directly to local charitable giving programs.
Celebrate life, survivors, and loved ones lost while raising funds for the American Cancer Society. Relay for Life begins Friday, July 8th, 2011 in downtown Bellingham. Cancer never sleeps and so the Relay runs 24 hours. These will be 24 unforgettable, life-changing hours. Over 90 teams, 1,000 participants, and $144,000 raised so far.
Spice up your week with some world class Jazz at the 10th Annual Blaine Jazz Festival. Pearl Django, Nick Biello, Martin Kuuskmann, and many more (including the next generation of jazz in the making). Six exciting days of rehearsals, combos, improv, composition, and other great classes for teens with an internationally recognized faculty culminating in a jazz concert featuring student big bands, combos and vocal groups PLUS multiple performances by visiting jazz artists. July 10-16, 2011.