REMINDER: Burien’s annual ‘Wild Strawberry Festival’ is this weekend!
REMINDER: Burien’s annual ‘Wild Strawberry Festival’ is this weekend – Saturday & Sunday, June 14-15 – in downtown Burien and Town Square Park!
There will be fabulous music on the Town Square Stage – Highline Community Symphonic Band will again be hosting Bandapalooza! Check out community bands from all over King County.
There will also be Taiko drumming, Brazilian music, and more throughout the weekend.
The Festival kicks off with the annual Kiwanis Club’s Pancake Breakfast at the Burien Fire Station Saturday morning at 8 a.m.
Discover Burien will again host the Carnival through Sunday – this year on SW 151st Street near the Post Office and opening Fridat at 4 p.m. – as well as the ever popular Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off on Sunday along SW 152nd Street.
Marvelous music, strolling performers, dancers, spoken word and community performers will enliven the event, along with delicious food booths, great shopping, fun kid’s activities and the Festival’s signature strawberry shortcake!
Town Square Park is located at the intersection of SW 152nd Street and 5th Place SW. Organizers encourage you to walk, bike and bus to the festival. The festival is produced by the City of Burien and supported by Discover Burien, King County Library System, Burien Press, 4Culture, The Highline Times, The B-Town Blog and Worldmark.
Some links with more info:
- Entertainment Schedule
- Family & Kid Friendly Activities
- Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast
- Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook Off
- Carnival Days
For a full entertainment schedule and up to date information, go to WildStrawberryFestival.org or call Burien Parks, Recreation, & Cultural Services at 206 988 3700.
You can also download a full program here (PDF file).