It is Main Street Tax Incentive pledge drive season! To find out how businesses can donate to downtown and get a tax credit on your 2017 B&O tax, check out our Main Street Tax Incentive Program page or pledge now! 

If you prefer to make a tax deductible donation before the end of 2016, select a button below.

Our events unify our downtown, cultivating community and culture in all of Bellingham. Thousands come downtown to enjoy live music, art, food, and more, increasing exposure for our district and the local economy. More people downtown means more people walking the streets, visiting shops and restaurants, and bringing life and activity to downtown. Our events include:

           Downtown Sounds | Art Walk | Night Market                  Trick or Treat | Sidewalk Saturdays | Wine Walk                     Throwback Thursdays Kickball League           Holiday Tree Lighting | and more!



Aslan Brewery | Fiamma Burger | La Fiamma | Uisce's Irish Pub | Mi Shoes | Avenue Bread

Casey Diggs & Elke Stevens | Sheryl Russell  | Leaf & Ladle | Olivia Burkland | Helga Aldrich | Barbara Monroe | Greg Wegrich | Denise Marshall | Spark Museum | Shultzie Willows | Heather Baker | Alice Clark | Kyle Fuller | Victor Valadez   Zervas Architects | Shake & Shine | Garry Payne | Justin VonFeldt | Heather Baker | Texture Clothing | Pepper Sisters

The Downtown Bellingham Association (doing business as the Downtown Bellingham Partnership) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization (Federal Tax ID 31-1762690). Ask your tax advisor if you donation is deductible as a charitable contribution for tax purposes. This organization is currently registered with the Washington State Charities Program as required by law (Registration Number 36628). Additional information can be obtained from the Secretary of State’s office at or 1-800-332-4483.