This month the Chuckanut Radio Hour will celebrate its 11th Anniversary with highlights and clips from some of the best of 2017 and the last ELEVEN years. This is always a popular show so get your tickets now!

Village Books: Building Community One Book at a Time

The Chuckanut Radio Hour, a recipient of Bellingham’s prestigious Mayor’s Arts Award, is a radio variety show that began in January 2007. Each Chuckanut Radio Hour includes guest authors, musicians, performance poet Kevin Murphy, Cascadia Weekly columnist Alan Rhodes, and episodes of “As the Ham Turns” serial radio comedy, not to mention groaner jokes by hosts Chuck & Dee Robinson and announcer Rich Donnelly. The Chuckanut Radio Hour’s first guest was Erik Larson and has since included Alexander McCall Smith, Elizabeth George, Cheryl Strayed, Sherman Alexie, Tom Robbins and Garrison Keillor, among many others.

Tickets for the Chuckanut Radio Hour are $5 and will soon be available at Village Books and

Each ticket serves as a $5 voucher to spend on featured titles at the show. The Radio Hour airs every Friday at 7am, Saturday evening at 7pm and Sunday at 9pm on SPARK RADIO, KMRE 102.3FM.

Co-sponsored by the Whatcom Community College Foundation, 12th Street Shoes, and Westside Pizza.