Get a Taste

of What Grows Here

Meet your farmer, chef, grocer, fisher

It’s never been more important to know how we’ll feed our families, or sustain our community. Join us for a month-long journey. Connect your taste buds with community, and experience both the joy and purpose of eating local for a resilient food future.

Meet your farmer

GET A TASTE of what grows here.

Join us for a keynote event, a virtual Whatcom County Farm Tour, right from the comfort of your own home! Watch the virtual farm tour followed by a conversation with local farmers answering questions from the community, and sharing their stories, struggles, and joys of farming.

Farm Week: August 1-8 

Farm Tour Details

Explore the Farm Stand Loop: a chance to get out of the house, take a short drive using our guide to farms that will be open to the public during the months of August and September.

Farm Week: August 1-8 

Farm Stand Loop Details
Haggen Northwest Fresh

Meet local Chefs and Restaurateurs

and GET A TASTE of their seasonal Eat Local Month specials crafted with fresh ingredients from local farms and food producers. 

Restaurant Week: August 9- 15 


Get to know your local farmers markets and grocers

GET A TASTE of what’s fresh, along with special offers and recipes to try at home.

Market WeekAugust 16-22


Meet Your Fisher

learn about our region’s rich seafood offerings, and GET A TASTE!

Seafood Week: August 23-29


Thank You to Our Eat Local Month Underwriters!

WA Farmland Trust logo

Thank You to Our Eat Local Month Lead Sponsors!

Bellingham Farmers Market

Soulcraft Allstars

Thank You to Our Eat Local Month Supporting Sponsors!

Page Header Photo Credit: Harley Soltes, Bow Hill Blueberries