Join Washington State Poet Laureate Rena Priest for the opening of Bellingham SeaFeast 2022. Bellingham SeaFeast is a waterfront and seafood festival in Bellingham, Washington. Celebrate our rich maritime culture and heritage, thriving working waterfront, enjoyment and conservation of our water resources, commercial fishing and seafood industries, and the culinary bounty of our corner of the Pacific Northwest.
Rena Priest is the current Washington State Poet Laureate. A member of the Lhaq’temish (Lummi) Nation, she is the author of Patriarchy Blues, which was honored with the 2018 American Book Award, and the recent Sublime Subliminal.
The Poet Laureate program is sponsored by Humanities Washington and The Washington State Arts Commission/ArtsWA, with the support of Governor Jay Inslee. See the full website of the Poet Laureate here.
Poet Laureate events are produced by the hosting organization.
- September 17, 2022
Squalicum Marina and Boathouse
2600 Harbor Loop Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
- Bellingham SeaFeast