Who We Are

The Whatcom County Old Settlers Association is a not-for-profit organization made up of an all volunteer membership for the primary purpose of organizing, managing and running the annual Old Settlers Picnic and Grand Parade.

The Picnic is held the last weekend in July every year, from Thursday till Sunday.

Association meetings are held the 2nd Monday of each month except for December and August. Meeting time is 7:00pm at The Tillicum House in Pioneer Park.

Persons interested in joining the association should attend one of the monthly meetings. Prospective new members must live in Whatcom County and have done so for 20 years or more.

The Association Officers

President: Steve Leibrant

Vice Pres: Brent Hoezle

Secretary: Laurie Irwin

Treasurer: Jackie King