Whatcom County Parks’ 26th annual Whatcom in Bloom competition is accepting applicants until July 29.
The program encourages Whatcom County residents to use flowers and other plants to make their yards more beautiful.
Awards will be given in a variety of categories during a ceremony at 7 p.m. Thursday, September 22, at the Whatcom County courthouse. Individuals can enter in up to two categories each year. Categories include residential, container garden, children’s garden, individual businesses, entrances, shopping districts and ecologically sound gardens to name a few.
Entry forms must be received by July 29. For more information, call 360/733-2900 or click here.