420 Travel Guide to Bellingham, Washington
Located on the west coast of Washington, not far from the Canadian border, Bellingham is kind of an unassuming city to visit on vacation. However, it’s incredible variety of outdoor activities and proximity to bigger cities like Seattle and Vancouver make this a popular destination. When you throw the prospect of marijuana tourism into the mix, it’s clear that this is a great place to visit.
Stock Up at The Cascade Herb Company
As one of the original recreational shops in Bellingham, The Cascade Herb Company has been the foremost place to get some good weed. The first thing you’ll notice when you come into the shop is its nice layout and design. Wood and glass cases contain all the products while giving it an open and lively atmosphere. They have an ongoing rewards program along with marked down products that you can get for rather cheap.
Moreover, the budtenders in this shop will give you good advice and knowledge about the products that you can buy. In terms of selection, you’re going to find that they have vast arrays of weed, edibles, and concentrates that will provide you with everything that you need to get a buzz on. The sheer variety is the strength of this dispensary, so take your time and explore the place to get the best results.
Catch a Show at Mount Baker Theatre
The Mount Baker Theatre is both a historical landmark as well as an active facility for everything from live theater and films to music. When you come into town, you can check out the scheduled events at the theatre and attend one. No matter what kind of event you choose, you’ll have an incredible time. This venue is 91 years old and built in a Moorish-Spanish style that gives it some real personality. Taking up half a city block, you can attend events at one of its three major stages. Whether you come here to explore the historical element of the theatre or for a show, you’re bound to have a good time.
The Racket Bar and Pinball Lounge
If you’re looking for a good bar with a cool gimmick, then you should definitely check out The Racket Bar. This place has amazing bartenders that will make most of the common drinks that you can expect to find at a typical urban bar. They also serve a good variety of beers and have some good bar food to complement them. The coolness of this place is derived from the fact that it is home to 14 pinball machines that you can play throughout your visit. Overall, this bar is not only very successful for its drinks but for its entertainment.
Enjoy Dinner at Keenan's at the Pier
Keenan’s at the Pier is a scenic and stylish place to grab a meal while overlooking Bellingham Bay. They specialize in American cuisine, so expect to see a great take on Chicken Fettucine and even a Grilled N.Y. Strip Steak along with a mouthwatering assortment of sides like their delicious crab cakes. You can enjoy all these dishes while taking in the view with their outdoor seating or inside with their warm and intimate setting. Keenan’s at the Pier is a must-see place.
Bellingham might be a city that most people would drive through on their way to another city. However, you should stop in the city and see everything that it has to offer. The views are unbeatable and you can experience some of the Northwest’s rich history. Of course, the cherry on top is the chance to buy some top quality cannabis and enjoy the entire marijuana culture in the city.