April 8 & 9 2017

With sustainability and recycling being the heart and foundation of Bellingham, the fifth annual Recycled Art and Resource Expo (RARE) is finally here. RARE is a two-day festival that celebrates creative reuse in the arts and other industries. The event will take place on April 8 & 9 around downtown Bellingham.  Below is a list of all the wonderful, creative, re-use events happening RARE weekend!

Events at the Allied Arts Gallery…

Patricia Herlevi- Nature PhotographyTour: ReArt Exhibit Walk-Thru
1418 Cornwall Ave
Friday, April 1st, 5:00pm
Get an inside look at the inspiration and techniques behind creating art from recycled materials.

Bird-ManExhibit: ReArt
1418 Cornwall Ave
Opening Friday April 7 6:00-9:00pm, Exhibit April 7st-29th, Monday-Friday, 10:00am-5:00pm &
Saturday, 12:00pm-5:00pm, FREE
Explore the art of nearly 30 artists exhibiting their works made from 75% or more recycled materials.

Allied Arts Bag-It Sale
1418 Cornwall Ave
Friday, April 7st, 10:00am-5:00pm &
Saturday, April 8nd, 12:00pm-5:00pm
Fill a small, medium, or large bag for $5, $10, or $15 with artistic treasures from our thrift store.