Pre-Bookings now available for Sin & Gin Tours in July and August!


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About the Downtown Tour

The Sin & Gin tour of Downtown Bellingham is a peppy guided walking tour of our city's core, where-- for the first 50 years of our existence-- saloons and brothels were once woven into the fabric of society. 

Slowly, people showed up who wanted to "civilize" this wild town, and as you roam the city streets, our guides will impress you with juicy details of this struggle... Sharing stories the more "respectable" members of society would've wished didn't survive history!

The tour begins at The Bureau of Historical Investigation. Following a short introduction, we'll take a semi-chronological walk through history, detailing the rise and fall of our Red Light District. The tour ends again at at The Bureau where you can get your drink ticket for immediate redemption at The Real McCoy, or keep walking to explore more on your own!

Tour Details:

  • Ages 18+
  • $15 without a drink, $19 with
  • Friday and Saturday nights, July 5-August 28
  • Tour meets at 6:45pm at The Bureau of Historical Investigation, and leaves promptly at 7pm. 
  • Downtown Bar Partner: The Real McCoy! 

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About the Fairhaven Tour

The Sin & Gin tour of Fairhaven is a peppy guided walking tour of the Bellingham district that used to be it’s very own city, where-- for the first 50 years of its existence-- saloons and brothels were once woven into the fabric of society.

Slowly, people showed up who wanted to "civilize" this wild town, and as you roam the city streets, our guides will impress you with juicy details of this struggle... Sharing stories the more "respectable" members of society would've wished didn't survive history!

The tour begins just outside Skylark’s Hidden Cafe. Following a short introduction, we'll take a jaunt through history, detailing the naughty Devil’s Row, scandalous investigations, and eventual fall of Fairhaven. The tour ends again at at Skylark’s where you can immediately redeem your drink ticket, or keep walking to explore more on your own!

Tour Details:

  • Ages 18+
  • $15 without a drink, $19 with
  • Saturday nights only, July 11August 28
  • Tour meets at 6:45pm at in the cobblestone alley next to Skylark's, and leaves promptly at 7pm.
  • Fairhaven Bar Partner: Skylark's Hidden Cafe!

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