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April 12-14th, 2024

Join us at the Northwest Washington Fair & Event Center

Get ready for a weekend of fun and inspiration for the whole family!

The Largest Home Show North of Seattle®
Welcome to the Largest Home Show North of Seattle ™! The Building Industry Association of Whatcom County is proud to present the 2024 Whatcom Home & Lifestyle Show April 12-14, 2024. The Show is celebrating 43 years in Whatcom County.

With over 150 Exhibitors, we are Whatcom County's largest and most trusted destination for all design and home improvement information, inspiration, and direct connections for you with Whatcom County and the Pacific Northwest Region's industry leaders and trendsetters. The Weekend Seminar Series, PNWBA BBQ Competition, The Lego Masters Building Class, Reptile Show and Food Truck Round up Event make this a fun event for all ages!

Friday 10am-6pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-6pm





Thank you to our Foundational Sponsor:

BG - JB - Appliance

April 12-14th, 2024

Join us at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds in Lynden!

This year the largest Home & Lifestyle Show north of Seattle is leveling up into an event unlike any before. 

Engaging Workshops
Beer Garden and Whiskey Tasting
Kids Activities with Special Character Visits
NEW this year Professional BBQ Competition!


Fun & Inspirational Speakers
New Vendor Displays & Live Demonstrations
Lego Brand Competition
And much more!

Friday 10am-6pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-6pm






The Whatcom Home & Lifestyle show is your one-stop-shop to learn from the best in the business. Our pros are here to listen to your vision and help you bring your dreams to life!

Whether you meet your future contractor, sample some of the PNW's best BBQ, or simply enjoy seeing and meeting Whatcom County Business owners, we can’t wait to have you join us for a weekend of fun and inspiration.

This event brings together like-minded individuals from all over Whatcom County with a passion for all things home and beyond. Don't miss out on our interactive workshops, live demonstrations, speakers, and of course, the Beer Garden!

This will be the event of Spring that you won’t want to miss!

Highlights of the 2024 Event:

Ribs & Roofs Showdown: Igniting Futures

We have partnered with the Pacific Northwest BBQ Association to host an all out, throw down professional BBQ competition to fundraise for education for trade industry interested students in Whatcom County! Beneficiaries are Central Elementary’s Afterschool Wood Shop Program and Bellingham Technical College's Pathways to the Trades Scholarship.

Outlaws Saloon Beer Garden

Ferndale’s watering hole. Outlaws will be bringing their wide selection of cold beer and signature cocktails to the BIAWC Home Show this April!

Food Truck Roundup:

Taste your way through the Food Truck Roundup. Whatcom County food truck favorite Feast will be back! Plus more of Whatcom County's favorites. You won’t be going hungry here! Stay tuned for updates!

Fun & Inspirational Speakers

  • Being added daily!

Kids Activities:

  • Lego Masters Building Class!
  • Reptile man!
  • Spiderman appearance!
  • WECU Interactive Kids Area
  • Face Painting Fairies
  • Family day (Saturday)
  • Young Entrepeneurs Market
  • Gnome Scavenger Hunt with PRIZES

And other Activities:

  • Line dancing with Becca from Boots Bar & Lounge
  • Cooking Demos with The Little Ferraro Kitchen
  • Live Music with Ryan Sandholm
Best of Show - Small Booth

New Vendor Displays:

  • Tiny homes to explore
  • Interactive, inspirational displays
  • Tractors & Equipment
  • And local young entrepreneurs makers market

Workshops (spaces are limited!):

  • Date & Paint Party
  • Floral Arranging
  • More to come!

We can’t wait to see you at the 2024 show!

*Please do not bring pets.

About BIAWC:

The Building Industry Association of Whatcom County (BIAWC) is a private, non-profit trade organization of builders, remodelers, and other businesses related to the home building and construction industry.

Founded in Bellingham in 1978, BIAWC serves the interests of the industry in governmental affairs, professional development, social and networking opportunities, and community service. Our Master Remodelers® Council focuses on programs of particular interest to those who specialize in remodeling.


The Building Industry Association of Whatcom County (BIAWC) brings you the largest Home & Garden Show north of Seattle!

  • Over 100 vendors in over 150 booths all under one roof
  • Inspiration for all parts of your home — from the living room to the front lawn
  • Meet vendors and schedule all the help you need in just one weekend
  • Give your home a money-saving, quality Spring makeover
  • Taste your way through the Food Truck Festival


Get everything you need for your next home or garden project on April 12th-14th 2024, at the NW Washington Fair & Event Center.

Completing all of your home improvement projects can be a struggle, especially when most only have the weekend to get work done. At the Whatcom County Home & Lifestyle Show, all of the area's top vendors will come to you!

This event will surely inspire you to dust off the cobwebs and get some projects done around the house (or start a completely new one!) Do you have projects you'd like to tackle in 2024? Start making your list now, and we'll see you at the Show!