Polecat kicks off the free Downtown Sounds concert series on Wednesday, July 10.
The series continues with shows from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 7 on Bay Street in front of Pickford Film Center and Spark Museum of Electrical Invention. The series is hosted by Downtown Bellingham Partnership.
Gates open from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.; opening bands play at 6 p.m.; the headliners come on around 7:30 p.m.
There's a beverage garden for people 21 and older, plus food vendors and a kids' corner featuring hula hoops, bubbles and face painting. Intermission entertainment features belly dancing, juggling and Bellingham Circus Guild.
Details: 360-920-6805, downtownbham.wordpress.com .