Solitude by the bay. 
Blaine Marine Park, Blaine WA

Border Crossing Info.
Restricted "Non-Essential Travel"
Extended to June 21, 2020 

Recent Listings!

Get Your Discover Pass at:

Bay Center Market -
8050 Harborview Rd. (360) 371-7233
Your ticket to area State Parks

Tide Table for Birch Bay!

Check out the tides for Birch Bay and the weather as well.

Fun Remote Activities.

Birch Bay State Park and Peace Arch State Park as of May 5, 2020 have re-opened for day-use recreation only. 

Birch Bay Beaches temporarily closed for recreational shellfishing as of May 14, 2020. Click here for details.

Burke From Home Trivia Night
Every Friday Night

The popular Burke Trivia Night is back—this time online to practice social distancing while having loads of fun! Get your nerd on with natural history and culture-themed trivia. For complete details, visit:

Burke Museum From Home
Visit the Burke Museum from home with activities and resources for all ages.

Take Flight at Home at the Flight Museum
Virtual tours with the Curator, 3D Explorations, Podcasts, Flight Facts, STEM family activities and so much more.
Start your tour here, visit: 

FIG at Home (from Whatcom Museum) 
A great way to keep kids engaged and learning from home. Here you will be able to find a slection of at-home activities developed by the Family Interactive Gallery (FIG) staff from the Whatcom Museum. For all the fun details, Visit: 

Air & Space Anywhere
Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum

With all of us staying home, here is a webpage filled with a variety of fun, online programs, stories, videos, K-12 programs, activities, virtual tours, and resources. Start your adventure here:

Link to

Linking to is a great opportunity to provide your visitors and contacts with up-to-date information on all there is to see and do in the Blaine & Birch Bay area.   LINK TO US, CLICK HERE.

Birch Bay property for Sale.

Birch Bay Property w/Tidelands

Rare double-sized lot of potential subdividing into 2 parcels. With existing 2-BD, 1-BA cottage. VIEW LISTING.

Semiahmoo Home for Sale.

Semiahmoo Waterfront Condo
2-BD, 3-BA      $708,000 

On 550' of private beach at Semiahmoo, Washington's premier waterfront destination.  VIEW LISTING.

Upcoming Events.

June 13 & 14, 2020
Virtual Museum in Mind
A Virtual Event from Whatcom Museum
Birch Bay, WA
Time: 10AM - 5 PM

Whatcom Museum invites people with early-stage memory loss or dementia and their care partners for a two-part virtual program via Zoom. This program is designed to engage participants with an art-filled experience. This one-hour-long program consists of a conversation-based virtual gallery tour of our exhibition Conversations Between Collections: The Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Whatcom Museum followed by a landscape collage art-making activity that can be done at home with step-by-step guidance from our museum educator. Participants are asked to use materials commonly found at home for this art activity.

REGISTER HERE. Once registered, you will receive an email confirmation that includes login information for the Zoom presentation.

Bay Center Market in Birch Bay

Area Drive-in WiFi Hotspot Locations:

Blaine Library, 610 3rd Street, Blaine WA --24/7
Ferndale Library, 2125 Main Street, Ferndale, WA --24/7
Lynden Library, 216 4th Street, Lynden, WA -- 24/7

Semiahmoo Shore Waterfront Homes - ONLY 4 Left!
Starting high $700s

Model home tours will be by appointment only until further notice. Please call Mike Kent at 360-527-8901 to arrange your private showing. Thank you.
New exclusive gated waterfront community on Semiahmoo Spit. Extraordinary views of Semiahmoo Bay, Drayton Harbor and Mt. Baker.

Check up on Border Crossing Information


Event information/dates may change at anytime due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Please confirm details with each event organizer.

June 13 & 14, 2020
Birch Bay Rollback Weekend
Birch Bay Beach Park
Birch Bay, WA
Time: 10AM - 5 PM

Enjoy a fun-filled weekend of classic cars, classic live music, and local vendors. The event is FREE to the public and you can register your car for the car show for a small fee! Sponsored by Birch Bay Chamber of Commerce. For additional details visit:
Please check with event organizer regarding any event cancellation regarding COVID-19.

Semiahmoo Shore Waterfront Homes for Sale

July 6, 2020
Music Mondays
A Virtual Event from Whatcom Arts Project
Time: 8 AM to Noon

Every Monday, check on Whatcom Arts Project for fun and interactive lessons involving music.
This is a great kid-friendly event. CLICK HERE for details. Computer Repair Services

August 22-23, 2020 
Berry Dairy Days 
E. Fairhaven Ave. & The Burlington Ampitheater

Burlington, WA 
Berry Dairy Days is one of the oldest festivals in Skagit County celebrating Burlington’s history of agricultural
A 2-day festival with an annual parade that takes place at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, followed by live music, food vendors and a car show are also scheduled for that weekend. For complete details visit: 
Please check with event organizer regarding any event cancellation regarding COVID-19.

Honor Your Blaine High School Grad

Hungry? Check out these area Restaurant.
Please be aware that due to the COVID-19 situation that some of these restaurants may only have take-out/delivery available or may be closed.
Please try to support our area restaurants.