About the Bellingham Yacht Club

Operating Hours


The Bellingham Yacht Club clubhouse is open year round Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 5 pm to 9 pm. During regattas and races, the club is also open on weekends.

Watch the calendar for extra days, Opening Day including the Blessing of the Fleet and boat parade, Holiday Boat Parade and weekday events such as Monday Night Football and Tuesday Night Jam with our gifted musicians. Fridays often include dinner options.

Bellingham Yacht Club History


Established in February of 1925, we are located on Bellingham Bay, at 2625 South Harbor Loop, in beautiful Bellingham, WA. We are proud to be Bellingham’s oldest yacht club. At about 370 members strong, we are an all volunteer club that is active in all aspects of boating: safety & education, cruising, racing, social and youth programs.

Guests, please browse our website for more information on our history, current events and activities.

We also welcome new members and neither sponsor nor boat ownership is required. Click here for more information.

We think you’ll find that our club has a warm and welcoming membership, with many great events year-round. With our all-volunteer format, opportunities abound to become involved.


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