Bellingham on Tap

Grocery Delivery

Staying at home is all well and good, but ya gotta eat. A simple grocery run has become a minefield of contagion and dirty looks. You might look to Instacart to avoid the rigamarole of masking up, gloving down, and trying to maintain a safe distance from all the other people who just want something …

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Washington bars closed to enforce “social distance” and reduce COVID-19 transmission

Governor Jay Inslee issued a decree Sunday night to shut down all bars in Washington, and severely limiting the operation of other businesses. Here is the full statement: Given the explosion of COVID-19 in our state and globally, I will sign a statewide emergency proclamation tomorrow to temporarily shut down restaurants, bars and entertainment and …

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Super Bowl Deals

Super Bowl 54. Niners and Chiefs. J-lo and Shakira. Every bar with a TV will have the game on, but some places are going the extra mile to tempt you. Extremes Sports Grill will have a $14 all-you-can-eat pizza buffet,  Jell-O shots and swag give-aways. Gruff Brewing is having discounts on beer all day, and …

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Bars open on Christmas

At some point you’re going to want to leave the house. Here are the places to go, listed in order of opening time. The Waterfront 521 W. Holly St., opens at 8am Serves fish and chips, burgers, bar snacks Greene’s Corner 2208 James St., open 10am-6pm Serves pizza, sandwiches, breakfast all day Glynn’s Shamrock Pub …

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Bellingham Nightlife News

Rook and Rogue closing at end of year The owners of Rook and Rogue Game Pub have announced that December 31 December 8 will be their last day of operations unless a buyer comes forward. The bar has apparently been running at a loss for its entire run. UPDATE: Closure has been moved up to …

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Bellingham Halloweekend, Part 1

Bellingham Halloweekend, Part 1

by June Hathaway It’s time for Halloween, round one. With the holiday falling on a Thursday, you might expect the festivities to cluster on the weekend after. But Halloween is a season now, so we get two weekends of horrible hijinks. (This isn’t a comprehensive listing of spooky events – there’s too much going on …

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