A Birch Bay icon for over 60 years, Bay Center Market is one of the main points of entry into Birch Bay. For visitor's in the summertime and for the locals year-round, Bay Center Market is the place to go to get quick item groceries from bread, rolls, milk, coffee, eggs, hamburger, steaks, frozen food items, produce, can goods, toiletries, candies, snacks, sodas, juices, ice cold beer to a full selection of wines. There is also beach items such as T-shirts, sweatshirts, caps, beach towels, buckets and shovels too! And pick up postcards (Birch Bay Postcards & Semiahmoo/Blaine Postcards) to send to family and friends.
How about a fresh espresso or latte in the morning when you pick up your morning paper? Or stop at lunch for a hot dog and cold drink and take in the view of the bay! And of course this is the only place on the bay to purchase your winning lottery ticket and other lotto scratch cards. And Bay Center's staff is always pleasant, answering questions many visitor's have when visiting Birch Bay.
Looking to dig some clams or go crabbing? Purchase your shellfish license right here at Bay Center Market! Washington State law requires everyone digging clams and crabbing to have a shellfish license. You can purchase a temporary license for the time you are visiting Birch Bay, or you can purchase your license annually for year-round use. It takes just a few minutes to purchase your license and your on your way to the beach right across the street.