Upcoming October Events happening in Whatcom County

Check out all that there is to do in Whatcom County this October. Don’t miss out on these exciting and visitor-friendly events happening in the next few weeks!

 For more fun facts and information on all things October, check out our blog post here!

October 16th

Check out 21+ Fancy Bingo in The Mountain Room at Boundary Bay from 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm. Bingo cards are only $2 or a sheet of three for $5. Proceeds go towards local nonprofit organizations!

October 18th

The 29th Annual Fall Craft & Antique Show is happening the 18th, 19th, and 20th of October in Lynden. For $6.00 General Admission tickets experience unique handcrafted wares, home and holiday décor, gourmet treats, and one of a kind vintage gifts!

October 19th

Get spooked this October at the Scream Fair Haunted House. Whatcom County’s largest haunted house experience is happening the night of the 19th and 20th, again on the 26th and 27th, and a final time on Halloween at the Northwest Washington Fair Grounds in Lynden. Enter at your own risk!  

October 20th

The Greater Bellingham Running Club is hosting The Blanchard Beast, a new trail race that is approximately 10 miles long. Run through the wooded trails of Blanchard State Forest with over 2,000 feet of elevation gain. Free for GBRC members and $30 for non GBRC members.

Enjoy over 60 draft beers from more than 30 breweries, food trucks, and live music at the third annual Hoptoberfest. Held at the Bellingham Sportsplex and sponsored by Haggen Northwest Fresh, all proceeds from this event will go to Rebound of Whatcom County and Whatcom County Sports and Recreation!

October 21st

Siro-A Techno Circus is performing at Mount Baker Theatre. As seen on America’s Got Talent, check out their fusion of dance moves, music, and stunning visual effects in their futuristic multi-sensory performance!

October 26th

Barkley Village is having its first Whiskey Walk, a Halloween-themed tasting event featuring over 15 whiskeys from 12 different regional distilleries. Also enjoy a haunted outdoor beer garden, live music, and costumes! All proceeds will benefit Brigadoon Service Dogs.

October 27th

Ferndale Downtown Trick or Treat is a perfect place to take your kids trick-or-treating. Main Street will be closed from 1st to 3rd from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm and over 40 business will be handing out treats. Two blocks away at Pioneer Park you can experience Haunt the Park with a Haunted Barn. This event is free but all proceeds to go local nonprofits.

October 31st

Twin Sisters Brewing Co. is having a Halloween Hootenanny featuring fun games and activities, prizes, live music, a miniature corn maze, a costume contest, and more! This free event will provide fun for all ages, and donations will benefit the Sunnyland PTA.

Check back again soon to see more upcoming events happening in Whatcom County!