• Downtown Location

    We're right on Cornwall Ave. across from The Leopold.

  • Plenty of Room

    Over 1300 square feet of space with high 18-foot ceilings.

  • Stage Platform

    A 13′ x 10′ raised wooden stage for speeches & performances.

  • Fun, Creative Vibes

    We have a giant mural of Bellingham featuring a neon sign.

  • In-House Photo Studio

    Available by request for special occasions.

  • Furnishings Provided

    A variety of chairs, tables, and desks that you can use.

Our space is perfect for:

  • Speaking Events & Lectures

    Our stage setup is perfect for educational seminars, stand-up comedy, rants and other proclamations.

  • Parties & Gatherings

    Whatever you happen to be celebrating, The Happy Place will serve as the perfect backdrop.

  • Live Music / Performances

    Sound carries great in here for acoustic music & spoken word, or you can bring your own gear for face-melting shreddage.

  • Art Shows & Weekend Exhibits

    Modern artist or curator? A less-traditional gallery setting might be just the thing.

  • Wedding Receptions

    Booking our weird space could be a great way to earn the scorn of your elders.

  • Your Brilliant Idea

    Come investigate the Happy Place further and see if it's just the ticket!

Happy Place Floor Map

Map showing the Happy Place event space.

Rental Rates

  • Morning Rental

    6am – 9am


  • Evening Rental

    6pm – Midnight


  • Weekend Rental

    Flexible Hours


Non-Profit Discounts

Get a lower price for fundraisers, banquets, screenings, etc: just ask us about discounts for your good cause. Note: if you are funneling Big Pharma dollars into Alt-Right Super PAC's, expect humiliating rejection.

Event Partnerships

Have a great idea with revenue-generating potential? We're open to partnering with event organizers who are an ideal fit, and we can provide assistance with promoting and organizing events.

Let's get rolling.

Use the form below to start the booking process for your event or to ask us questions about the space.