PHOTOS: Scenes From Burien’s Awards Dinner & Silent Auction
Burien’s Community Center was hopping on Friday night as it played host to the Discover Burien annual dinner and silent auction and the presentation of Citizen’s Awards by the City of Burien.
Besides raising operating funds for Discover Burien and recognizing outstanding members of the community, the event also served as an 18th anniversary celebration for the City of Burien. The city was officially formed on February 28, 1993 becoming Washington’s 269th city.
Attendees enjoyed dinner and drinks provided by the following local businesses:
- South Seattle Community College
- CC’s Lounge
- E.B. Foote Winery
- Elliott Bay Brewhouse
- Hey Paison!
- Mark Restaurant & Bar
- Mick Kelly’s Irish Pub
- Australian Pie Company
- Sal’s Deli
- Piranha Joe’s
- Yo’s Bistro
Here are a few photos from the event. You can click individual images to view them larger.
Mauricio Ayon from Para Los Niños shared information about this grassroots community organization.
Maggie Larrick and Eric Dickman, driving force behind Burien Little Theatre, received the Community Leader award.
Kevin Fitz (center) received the Robby Award along with mementos from his days delivering papers from the Highline Times’s Ken & Tim Robinson.