How do I become a member?

You’ve seen people wearing different colored ribbons during Pioneer Days for years, but do you know the history behind it or the meaning of the ribbons?

The Old Settlers badges show how long you’ve lived in Whatcom County by the color that you receive. Each badge has a Chinook translation on them. This is a tradition that has gone on since the very first picnic.

Learn more about the Whatcom Old Settlers Association