Blaine by the Sea, nestled on the shores of Drayton Harbor and the Salish Sea, sits on the northwestern border with British Columbia, Canada.
Enjoy outdoor activities on the water!
Looking to get out on the water and enjoy some fun? Semiahmoo Resort Beach Activity Center is the place to go. Located behind Semiahmoo Resort by the wharf buildings they rent* single kayaks, tamden kayaks and stand up paddle boards by the hour, May through September. Rentals are available to the public as well as resort guests. Looking for a bike rental? Visit Semiahmoo Resort’s front desk in the lobby. For costs click on “View Details.” (*weather permitting)
Location: Semiahmoo Resort-Golf-Spa
9565 Semiahmoo Parkway, Blaine, WA 98230
AROUND BLAINE Video Showcase
Get ready to sail for a pirate adventure at the Blaine Community Theater's Pirates of Penzance Water Balloon Show.
Come out this Saturday, August 6, from 10AM to 2 PM, and join us for a day filled with pirates, maritime fun and games, and good old-fashioned pirate mischief. Pirates of Penzance Water Balloon Show is a comic opera that will entertain pirates of all ages. Purchase your water balloons and toss them at the performing actors! Arrrr, no rotten tomatoes allowed.
Plover Passenger Ferry Rides weekends through Labor Day
A ride on the MV Plover is a popular tourist and local attraction. The Plover operates Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Labor Day weekend.
Departs on the hour from the Blaine Visitor’s Dock, Gate II at the Blaine Boating Center.
Departs on the half-hour from the Plover Dock at Resort Semiahmoo Wharf area.
Open Weekends! Alaska Packers Association Cannery Museum
Now open on weekends, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 1-5 PM. The Alaska Packers Association Cannery Museum is located in an actual cannery building from the 19th century, when salmon canning in Blaine was a thriving industry.
Shop downtown Blaine!
Downtown Blaine is a great place to find unique gifts, clothing, or sustainable products for your home. Whether you’re looking for something special or need to pick up the basics, downtown Blaine has a variety of stores to browse as well as ample street-side parking. And don’t forget about our nearby restaurants for a quick bite to eat!
Relax, eat & enjoy Blaine's
Blaine restaurants serve up a variety of culinary delights for every appetite, budget and taste. Grab a bite to eat, savor an ice-cold craft beer a chilled glass of wine or a delectable hand-dipped ice cream cone. From restaurants with sidewalk cafes, outdoor plaza /indoor dining options, or dining with harbor and seaside views, the choice is yours. Check with restaurants to verify hours, offerings and social-distance policies.
Enjoy Blaine’s exceptional parks and robust walking and biking tails.
Looking for a great way to get outdoors and explore all that Blaine has to offer? Check out Blaine’s exceptional parks and trails system! Our parks provide recreational opportunities, including world-class wildlife viewing and outdoor waterfront playgrounds with something for everyone. Please take a look at all our parks and get outdoors no matter what time of the year.