The first-ever Burien PRIDE Festival is this Saturday at Town Square Park

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The first-ever Burien PRIDE Festival will be this Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park.

This free and open, all-ages event will run from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. at the park, which is located on SW 152nd Street at 5th Place SW (map below).

Here’s the schedule:

11 AM ZUMBA/Urban Dance – join us!
12 PM Belly Dancing and more (featuring several artists)
1 PM Slam Poetry
2 PM The Mistresses of Ceremonies take the stage
2:15 PM Drawing Names for The Newly Coupled Game YOU MUST BE PRESENT!!
2:30 PM CarLarans
3:30 PM The Newly Coupled Game
4:30 PM Porpoise Parade (band)
5:30 PM Dance Party (and some other fun stuff!)
6 PM Drag Show (Yessssssss!)
8 PM The Aqua-Nets 80’s Dance Party!
10PM+ Dance with us to the after parties at Black Zia and The Point

All proceeds will benefit Burien C.A.R.E.S., a local Burien animal non-profit organization, as well as Camp Ten Trees, a Seattle LGBT youth program.

This exciting event is hosting many specialty vendor booths with artisan crafts, real estate, and prize winning party games, clothing, jewelry, kids games and much much more. This family friendly event will have a delicious menu for those who want to indulge in the food tent area. For those who are 21+, they can enjoy a refreshing iced cold beer from the beer garden area.

This year’s entertainment stage will include all ages Zumba class, slam poetry, The Newly Coupled Game, dancing, live music from CarLarans Lamar, a fabulous drag show with some of the Seattle area’s most talented entertainers, and let’s not forget… the day will be closed out with the musical talents of The Aqua-Nets and their 80’s dance party!

The day’s events will all be hosted by emcees Ms. Donnatella Howe and Tru St. James.

“The Burien Pride Celebration is generating much interest and will definitely bring thousands of people coming out to support the first Burien Pride!”

The B-Town Blog is proud to be a Sponsor, along with:

  • Gay City
  • Umpqua Bank
  • Burien Actors Theater
  • Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation
  • BECU
  • South Seattle Community College
  • Seattle Women’s Pride
  • The Seattle Lesbian
  • Pit Stop Taproom & Pub
  • RES Graphics
  • The Aqua-Nets
  • Black Zia Cantina


For questions or more information, contact Debra George at (206) 941-7199.

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2 Responses to “The first-ever Burien PRIDE Festival is this Saturday at Town Square Park”
  1. Linda S says:

    Best wishes for the success of this first ever Burien event. Someday, hopefully, we will be saying things like “fifth annual” or 10th anniversary Etc. I applaud the organizers efforts.

  2. Burien Res says:

    Turn out was awesome for the first ever Burien Pride!

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