Lynden / Bellingham KOA Journey Events
Organized summer activities
Throughout summer, our event coordinator has activities and events scheduled for all ages. Please refer to our event calendar for the actual dates, but here is a little list of some of the fun things you can participate in.
* Bocceball tournament
* Tractor rides
* Street dances
* Movies under the stars
* Billiards tournament
* Horseshoe tournament
* Easter events
* Water balloon toss contest
* Scavenger hunts
* RC car races
* Christmas in July
* Mardis Gras parade
* Victoria day parade
* Pedal boat races
Local Area Events
Live music at the Thirsty Badger (over 21 venue)
The Thirsty badger is our favorite local community beer garden, and it's a bicycle ride away. It is definitely worth checking out. They feature great local beers and wines, along with fantastic entertainment. Stop by on Friday or Saturday evenings to enjoy live music. Who knows, maybe you'll find your new favorite band! Tuesday Trivia, Wednesday Farmers Market, Open Mic on Thursdays.
Skagit Valley Tulip Festival
The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival is one of the destination events for the Pacific Northwest, held from April 1-30, celebrating millions of tulips bursting into bloom. As with all things governed by Mother Nature, the tulips bloom according to their own schedule sometime during the festival. The tulips allow us to share our corner of the world and showcase Skagit Valley agriculture.
Lynden Farmer's Day Parade
The Lynden Farmer's Day Parade is one of the longest running parades in the Northwest, and this year will be no different!
Join us on Front St. in Lynden, starting at 10th St. and running to 3rd St., as an eclectic menagerie of cars, bands, tractors, trucks and horses salute the Agriculture Industry of Whatcom County!
Since the early 1900's, when the farmers of the Lynden area took to the streets to show off their produce and animals, the Lynden Farmer's Day Parade has brought smiles to faces of young and old alike!
Vintage Farming Days
Daily Events• Parade • Threshing • Steam & Gas Sawmills• Demonstrations • Gas Engines• Tractor/Lawnmower Pulling• Antique Cars & Trucks • Tractors • Machinery• And More!Features• RV & Dry Camping • Food & Refreshments• Farm Toy Displays • Vendors & Antique Booths• Handcrafted Gift Booths • Church & Pioneer Exhibits• Farm Toy Sales • And more!Children Events• Youth Lawn/Garden Tractor Pulling • Kiddie Train• Pedal Tractor Pulling • Daily Candy Scramble• Youth Driver Safety Class • Scavenger Hunt• Potato Sack Races • And more!
Northwest Washington Fair
The Northwest Washington Fair is Lynden's biggest entertainment attraction. Drawing nearly a quarter of a million people annually during the third week in August. The emphasis of the fair is mainly agricultural, with entertainment and exhibits filling the 35 acre fairground on Front Street. For additional information contact (360) 354-4111 or visit www.nwwafair.com
Lynden lighted Christmas Parade
"Welkom" in this holiday season with the Northwest Lighted Christmas Parade!
Starting at 6PM, spend time with loved ones as a lighted menagerie of cars, trucks, floats, wagons, farm equipment and more drive down Front Street!
Starting at the Fairway Shopping Center at Front Street and 17th, heading east on Front St. to 3rd and Front in downtown.