April 3rd & 4th 2015

With sustainability and recycling being the heart and foundation of Bellingham, the second 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 3rd & 4th around downtown Bellingham. Scroll down for a list of all the wonderful, creatively re-usable events.


*Last minute addition* Event: The Hive Open House 4/3 & 4/4 12pm – 6pm Free 102 Bay St #102 The Hive as a place where people can come to use shared tools and space to make, do, learn, repair, create and tinker. Check out this great new maker-space during RARE weekend!

Unless otherwise stated, there is no prior-registration needed for most events, however, space is limited and is on a first come/first served basis.


We are no longer accepting applications for RARE online, however, if you have an event you think would enhance our Expo, please feel free to contact Katy Tolles at katy@alliedarts.org or call 676-8548 ext 2.