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RARE is a three-day event celebrating recycled arts and innovations in
sustainability. It will take place April 20th-22nd in beautiful downtown
Bellingham, WA. The expo will be held in various venues and will cater
to an array of green art, science, and design curiosities with a strong
emphasis on educational workshops, speakers, entertainment, exhibits,
and vendors. Attendees will be inspired to take home innovative ideas
that recognize the value of using resources creatively and forging new
avenues for reuse in other industries.
- Demonstrate that art from re-purposed materials can contribute to and inspire the sustainability movement.
- Provide resources for sustainable art opportunities, techniques and supplies.
Promote artists, as well as arts facilities and organizations that
incorporate a sustainability component in their facilities/programming.
Partnering Organizations & Individuals
Allied Arts of Whatcom County - Allied Arts Education Project - The SPARK Museum - Appliance Depot - Bellingham/ Whatcom County Tourism Bureau
- Everybody Bike
- FIG Family Interactive Gallery - Graham Schodda Sculpture + Design - Mindport - Procession of the Species Parade - The Lakeway Inn and Conference Center - The RE Store / RE Sources - Thor Myhre, Artist and RARE Founder - Whatcom
RARE Weekend Accommodations
you coming from out of town and need a place to stay for the first Annual RARE
Arts of Whatcom County has partnered with the Lakeway Inn and Conference Center
to offer discounted rates for RARE attendees. The Lakeway Inn is conveniently
located at 714 Lakeway Drive
right off Interstate 5 and is just minutes away from downtown Bellingham via car or bus. Call today to book
your room at the exceptional rate of $119
a night! This offer is only available over the phone so make sure to mention that you are participating in RARE when you call to make your reservation.
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